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    Re: Japanese Conundrum

    Sorry to harp on but 40% stake in the market of an endangered species? Bluefin is overfished and collapsing. Itís big money. Have a read...
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    Re: Japanese Conundrum

    Read it... It doesn’t really clarify much and then I had to Google. I’m definitely boycotting Mitsubishi. Although I wonder whose hands are actually clean. Apparently they have 40% of a stake in the...
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    Re: Japanese Conundrum

    Cool! Thanks. Will check it out for sure. Currently really off fish 😅
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    Re: Japanese Conundrum

    Yeah, I have a mate who has sworn by Scoobies for at least 12 years now and unfortunately his latest vehicle had been the least reliable. Apart from CV's and various other suspension bits packing up...
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    Re: Prado 120 - living with and little fixes

    I do love my 2004 120. Bought with 220k on the clock. Full franchise service history. Have had it for just about a year now.
    I did unfortunately have the ABS actuator failure and had to have that...
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    Re: Pajero 2nd Hand or New Jimny

    Awesome to hear all the thoughts and opinions and smiles these vehicles have brought to everyone. She got the Jimny in the end and is head over heels with the thing. Now itís kitting the thing out...
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    Re: Pajero 2nd Hand or New Jimny

    Boys opinion vs girls Ďwantsí 😬
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    Re: Pajero 2nd Hand or New Jimny

    She bought the damned Jimny 😂
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    Re: Pajero 2nd Hand or New Jimny

    Ja, she didnít even look at the Paj in the end. Jimny it is 😬
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    Re: Pajero 2nd Hand or New Jimny

    Ja... I drive a Prado, was trying to find one of those two door ones which is impossible but I would love a Patrol myself 🤣
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    Pajero 2nd Hand or New Jimny

    Hi guys. A friend of mine is planning on purchasing a New Jimny Auto which she'd like to use for trips to Bots etc. She also wants the vehicle to be 'city friendly' and then there's the Labrador that...
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    Re: Landrover - you have truly saddened me..

    I donít suppose this vehicle was bought from a CMH dealership? Those guys are dodgy as f&$k! Even after the RMIOSA tild
    them to repair things on a vehicle they lied about and sold to us they refuse...
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    Re: Bad start to my day with the ROK

    i lived in DXB and I can tell
    you that you never spent enough time on the roads there if you think people are courteous etc. People from every nation on earth trying to drive on the same road does...
  14. Thread: CMH Dodginess

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    Re: CMH Dodginess

    MIOSA ruled that all CMH has to do is replace the bumper retainer (which was missing after the supposed bumper replacement). They obviously never went through the documentation properly and even...
  15. Re: Noisy startup this morning, think timing chain

    only just saw this response. After being ripped off by Bosch I eventually figured out some of the issues but sold the Sorrie and got an old 4.0 Prado instead. Happier now :)
  16. Thread: CMH Dodginess

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    Re: CMH Dodginess

    Trying to find Oldtimers forum post but no luck? What happened?
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    Re: CMH Dodginess

    Currently sitting with the Ombudsman. Had WesBank on their case as well and they blatantly lied to the area manager saying that they were resolving the situation... my Google review and photos have...
  18. Thread: CMH Dodginess

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    Re: CMH Dodginess

    The Dealer Principal and Franchise Manager don't give a crap and basically dared me to take it to the Ombudsman... anyway, let's see what happens from here. But I've been contacted by other buyers...
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    Re: CMH Dodginess

    Thanks guys, wasn't getting any notifications that there were responses to my post. Car was bought in JHB and when asked for pictures of dead on sides and rear of the car they didn't respond. The...
  20. Re: 2004 Prado Brake Booster pump motor buzz?

    Thanks soooo much for the advice! :cool: I didn't see any notifications that anyone had responded. Called a guy in Brackenfell who apparently recons these things and from what i told him of course he...
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    Sticky: Re: Escape Gear Seatcovers - Discount for members!

    Oooh me tooo!
    I have an 04 Prado and would really like the Khaki covers fro front and middle row seats. What would taht set me back?
  22. Thread: CMH Dodginess

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    CMH Dodginess

    Good day guys. Hoping someone has some advice on how to deal with the okes at CMH who are trying to bully me into accepting the fact that they sold my wife an accident damaged car, blatantly lied...
  23. 2004 Prado Brake Booster pump motor buzz?

    Hi guys. Hoping some wise Prado okes can enlighten me on the situation regarding the buzzing of what I assume is the brake accumulator (after some googling). The electric pump buzzes at start up and...
  24. Re: Not Happy! Toyota Dealer Prado 120 Diff failure after service and

    Ooh, and I was just asking on the other thread if I should try and get the Toyota warranty in my 04 Prado (they were willing to do it because of FSH at Toyota). Starting to sound like a good idea!...
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    Re: Even a LR lover is impressed by old Prado

    Question for all the guys in the know, Iíve just sold my 07 Sorento (loved that car to bits) and picked up an 04 V6 Prado. Canít say it behaves as well on the road and is not as comfy (it feels great...
  26. Re: Noisy startup this morning, think timing chain

    Hi Marius. I know this threads old but did you ever figure this out? I think I also saw one of your videos on YouTube and my Sorento sounds exactly like that. Starting in the morning but esp after...
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    Re: Kia Sorento Injector issue?

    Thanks Stephan.
    Injectors have just been done by Dieselworx Cape Town. My mate has the vehicle and he juts sent me a video of the car on start up, white smoke everywhere and it sounds like it's...
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    Kia Sorento Injector issue?

    Hi guys. I have a 2007 Kia Sorento 2,5CRDi EX. 210K on the clock. A while back an issue started, when parked facing upwards on an incline, starting would result in a puff of white smoke and the...
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