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  1. Re: 2006 Freelander I 2.0 TD4 HSE (low km) vs 2010 Freelander II 2.2 TD4 HSE (high km

    Rather take the Freelander 2. The Freelander 1 has a vicous coupling that seizes and destroys the IRD unit. It. The Freelander 1 also pre OBD2 and not many dealers have the software to do diagnostics...
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    Re: Trailer Solar Options

    When connecting in series you have to be carefull not to exceed the controllers max input voltage. 2 panels can be up to 50 volts.
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    Re: When are campsites opening?

    Watch this site for gazettes and regulations:
    http://www.gpwonline.co.za/Gazettes/Pages/Published-Separate-Gazettes.aspx
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    Re: Trailer Solar Options

    200w is very close to 10a. Will push 10a unit to max
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    Re: Satellite Internet

    Sorry
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    Re: When are campsites opening?

    Apears as though they opening on 13th. Place available on website bookings from then onwards.
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    Re: your experiences with a PortaPotti

    Males stand and pee
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    Re: Camping Shower and Pump

    Have a alva gs205 geyser but rarely use it. Found that a 40 l pioneer plastic water tank on the roof rack reaches about 35 degrees in September to October. Then use a bucket with a 12v oztrail shower.
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    Re: PortaPotti toilet seals

    Rub mine with olive oil after cleaning. 11 years and still as good as new.
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    Re: Kgalagadi to Mabua road prep.

    What's with the people loading the whole weight on two
    axles instead of spreading the weight over three axles.
  11. Discovery 3 Re: Disco 3 handbrake failed - looking for recon unit

    I have seen repair kits that have the nylon gears that strip on the internet. Google and I'm sure you will find.
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    Re: Olight specials, new site

    Mine cost me R150 for delivery
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    Re: Kgalagadi visit yesterday

    Can't wait for camping and prov borders to open up. Cabin fevers getting bad.
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    Re: Off road trailer advise

    RTT trailer takes about a hour to pitch and another hour to pack away for overnight stops. Double that to pack everything out for longer stops.
  15. Re: Question to those using inverter for warm blanket.

    You adjust the startup temp with the potentiometer.
  16. Re: Question to those using inverter for warm blanket.

    I nodded a 500 w inverter with a thermistor speed control for the fan. Fan only runs as fast as required. See link for instructions. ...
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    Re: Sharing a common ground

    Connect the car to the canopy with a copper wire to make a secure electrical connection between them.
  18. Re: How long will we be able to keep the internal combustion engine running?

    Dont see any electric trucks or aircraft so petroleum fuels will be around for a long time.
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    Re: Where to Camp in Kruger

    Vir kinders berg n dal of shingwedzi of punda Maria. Swembad by kampplek.
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    Re: Alko Hitch bumping on Jurgens Oryx

    Shock possibly needs replacement. Heavy duty one costs just under R1000
  21. Re: Balule in Kruger National Park routes and water holes

    Thimbivati picnic spot. All along river.
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    Re: Large battery draw when starting

    Battery on way out
  23. Re: Dodged a huge bullet on a dual battery solar setup.

    Looks like plank was to close to exhaust manifold
  24. Re: The Masticated Vellie, a CKGR, Makgadigadi, Nxai Pan, Nata report

    Thanks. Enjoyed reading.
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    Re: 4x4 Vehicle Tug of War

    For the Cruiser owners:
    https://m.facebook.com/watch/?v=3311194458922363&_rdr
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    Freelander II Re: 2007 Freelander 2 td4 HSE not starting

    Batterys charge rates are not linear and to fully charge could take more than 5 hours.
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    Re: Stainless steel snorkels

    Paint plastic one with chrome spray paint
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    Re: Solar panel and camping fridge

    Snomaster freezers have a soft startup. Not sure of other brands
  29. Thread: Garmin Nuvi

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    Re: Garmin Nuvi

    Works on nuvi 205W
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    Re: Does a tonneau cover safe fuel

    Ieave the tailgate open
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    Re: Tracks4Africa during COVID-19

    R875 for 5 yrs subscription. Already downloaded.
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    Re: Inverter recommendations for camping usage?

    Modified sine is good for charging purposes.
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    Re: Discover Battery Issue

    Same problem with Mixtech batterys. Run 2 in parallel and one dies resulting in reduced installation capacity. This happened to me twice and I fortunatly piched up the second failure while it was...
  34. Re: cable wiring thickness when connect gauge in cable

    The voltage drop is like walking uphill. The longer the hill the more you tire. Keep the thin wires as short as possible.
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    Re: lighter socket

    USB ports are only 5 volts. Current is less than 50 % on 12v supply to USB port.
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