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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    Thanks Neil, you beat me to it, mine look exactly the same. It's built according to the Aussie standard
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    You can't see it on this pick, it's in the shadow. I'll take one tomorrow that shows it and post for you along with the technical specifications and why this one is different to the rest
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    And I have to thank you for the referral :D. Could not be more satisfied.
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    I absolutely agree, it's not too much. Mark was really great with advice and suggestions, its worth it going to have a chat with him
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    Re: LC76 with 1HZ is miserably slow?

    You don't buy a 76 Cruiser to race around, that's why it's called a cruiser, to cruise :cool:.
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    Eish... Like they said, uithaal en wys! Total cost was R 26 000: bumper (with custom bull bar) R12 000, winch R10 500, synthetic rope R3 500. It is worth it though and I am really, really happy.
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    There you go!

    I want to say a big thank you to Mark and the team at Maniac 4x4, and especially Robbie who was responsible for building this bumper for us. The service, advice, patience with all...
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    Hey, you two, instead of giving me flack, why don't you rather contribute some constructive advice ;D:cool:>:D
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    Hi Bryden

    Yes I did, thank you. I will spend some time on the details this evening and get back to you
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    Lol, should be all done by Friday ;D, will definitely do so
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    Thank you to everyone for your comments and suggestions. We did a lot of research, went to meet fitters and manufacturers and decided to go with Maniac for the bumper, thanks Neil for the suggestion...
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    Re: Baviaanskloof and bass fishing in December

    Thank you for the info! 2.5kg smallmouth sounds quite good to me.
    The bush ablutions may be a challenge for one of our friends but she says she'll do her best.
    Have you fished there yourself? If...
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    Baviaanskloof and bass fishing in December

    Hi there

    We are planning on going to Baviaans in December. It will be our first time so we're looking for any advice we can get.

    We'll be travelling with two Cruisers and a Jimny and will be...
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    When I bought the Cruiser it was for the purpose of exploring our beautiful continent, as much of it as possible, so yes, bulletproof would probably be a good description ;D I am definitely preparing...
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    Thank you for all the advice and comments, I got some really good technical information and advice regarding the bull bar.
    Now, how about the suspension? I've thought about refitting standard...
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    ARB weighs 50kgs. Did phone Maniac and was quoted R12k

    Also contacted Burnco, any opinion? Still waiting for the weight on the Burnco, though.
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    If price wasn't an object, what would you choose? ::)
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    Just under R 15 000 for ARB including fitment, fog light kit and VAT...
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    Have you had any experience with 4x4 Mega World? I've found that the quality of service and support at the various retail fitment centres differs greatly from one city to another. I don't want to...
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    I just received quotes on ARB and ONCA bumpers respectively and HUGE surprise: With fitment they cost exactly the same!

    The reason I want to fit a winch is because we normally don't travel with...
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    Thank you for your comments, it is much appreciated. Especially your own experiences are very valuable to me and I have a good starting point for some more research.
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    Thanks Gareth. I've had a look at the ONCA bull bar previously, I'd still like to know why you would recommend it?

    Thanks

    Boskind :)
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    Re: Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    Thank you, I have heard it is the best, but why??? I don't mind paying the price for the best, but why is it the best in your opinion?

    By the way, I also have a Jimny, roof rack, air suspension...
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    Newbie

    Hi everyone

    Slightly embarrassing, I've been a member for two years and only figured out how to post a new thread today! :eek:

    Awesome forum, have gotten lots of useful advice here already
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    Cruiser 76 Bull bar and suspension

    Hi there

    I'd really appreciate some advice from the forum members: Which bull bar would you recommend for a 2009 76 Cruiser (it doesn't have air bags) and I want to fit a winch as well. Some...
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    Ons het net buite die Von Lidequist hek by die...

    Ons het net buite die Von Lidequist hek by die Onguma Leadwood terrien gekamp.6 staanplekke elk met privaat stort en toilet en toegang tot die lodge se geriewe, swembad ens, dit was baie welkom!!!...
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