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    Re: What's it worth? Toyota Prado vx kzj95 2001

    you will only get book value if you trade in on something brand new.

    With regards to the extra's you hardly ever get back the value that what was put in. Most dealers offer more for stock...
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    Re: Ebutsini 4x4 Trail

    That great news that its open again- is it under new management ?

    will give it a go after xmas- unfortunately will be away on the 16th.
  3. Thread: New Suzuki Gypsy

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    New Suzuki Gypsy

    This is an interesting new appearance here. Old design but available new.

    Build on the old SJ platform- 1.2 liter NA or 1.0 turbo 4x4

    nice little bakkie
  4. Thread: Ebola in Lesotho

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    Re: Ebola in Lesotho

    Thats the twitter handle-;D I will admit it got me too
  5. Thread: Ebola in Lesotho

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    Re: Ebola in Lesotho

    news24 is reporting that it was a simulation exercise ? what ever that might mean. They are not clear if there is indeed a case in lesotho though.

    They need to clarify this before panic spreads
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    Re: Camping Safety Paranoia

    Having just done a round road trip to the vaal and back this weekend, I think you have more risk of dying on the roads that you have being attacked while camping.

    people are driving with malicious...
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    Re: Nee Sys NIE TE KOOP NIE (Pics Added)

    There is one on gumtree that looks like its unmolested and original - add a day old

    https://www.gumtree.co.za/a-classic-vintage-cars/jeffreys-bay/toyota-land-cruiser/1006245957930910007933209
  8. Thread: Camping Kosi Bay

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    Re: Camping Kosi Bay

    - Camped the 3 years ago. if you stay at utshwayelo, you pay once for permits and can go in as many times as you what.

    We drove down each time because it was hot and kids were small. you can walk...
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    Re: Camping Safety Paranoia

    If you are go to drive to songimvelo, you might as well drive to Eswatini to camp. Quite safe and affordable- Mlillwane cost arounf R 70 pppn

    Drive via Barberton up the geo trail to Bhulemb 2...
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    Re: Russian mercenaries beheaded

    I wonder who trained these Jihadis.

    or did they just get lucky ?
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    Re: Camping Safety Paranoia

    Always trust your gut feel about campsites camp areas.

    Another useful tool in assessing a unknown destination for camping is google earth.

    How close are you going to be to other settlements and...
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    Re: Least Depreciated SUV's

    I believe SA table would look very different.

    on the top you would have Toyata land cruiser 200, then probable a fortuna, then a rav

    bottom porsche cayene and Volvo and Renault
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    Re: New Touareg 3.0 V6 TDI Owner

    Welcome and congrats!

    My V8 tdi has exactly same wheels as yours running Achillies desset hawk high way terrain tyres size 275/45/20

    when to Ponta malongane, thick sand no problem some gravel...
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    Re: Buying another Touareg V6

    Looks like a good deal.

    If Vin report check out a service history thats a lot of value for car there.

    What is the current owners reason for selling? Every Treg owner I know is reluctant to...
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    Re: Unabridged still necessary?

    There is a lot of mis communication in the media.

    yes it true that it is now longer required for NON South africans traveling to SA.

    if you are a SA passport holder- it still applies-...
  16. Thread: Ponta Do Oura

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    Re: Ponta Do Oura

    always find something nice with these guys

    http://www.upandgo.co.za/index.php/all-accommodation?se=1&search=Establishment+name+or...&se_regs[]=147&se_regs[]=153&se_regs[]=449
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    Re: Cederberg burnt out Disco

    Stopped with a hot exhausts over long dry grass to take some photos ?
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    Re: Vehicle Finance now 96 Months.........

    sure, rural places will need private car ownership for day to day- even today horse/mule carts are common in EC rural.

    5 years ago when flying down to Cape town to attend an annual conference i...
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    Re: Vehicle Finance now 96 Months.........

    New Vehicle sale even on a global scale have been stagnant or decreasing over the past 4 years. I guest here we are trying to make it more affordable.

    Even with all the government incentives and...
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    Re: Johannesburg Heatwave

    Those with dogs don't forget to put a Ice pack in the water bowls.
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    Re: Johannesburg Heatwave

    Here we go again, first official one for the season.

    ⚠️ALERT: FIRST HEATWAVE CONFIRMED! The SA Weather Service has issued an advisory for HEATWAVE conditions with PERSISTENTLY HIGH TEMPERATURES...
  22. Re: 2009 Touareg II 3.6 VR6 - Honest opinions - Should I or shouldn't I?

    In your quest to find a good treg, I suggest taking a pic of the licence disk when viewing, then pop in to a VW agency and ask the service agent to print a history on the vin.

    Being honest and say...
  23. Re: 2009 Touareg II 3.6 VR6 - Honest opinions - Should I or shouldn't I?

    If you don't mind the consumption go for it

    The VR6 engine is proven.

    also no turbo or air suspension to worry about.
  24. Re: Do you have the right? A rant about spineless individuals spreading rumors.

    its called being a bully.

    customers can be the worst bullies.
  25. Thread: Looking to buy?

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    Re: Looking to buy?

    do you have an EB drivers licence ? or a B licence ?

    This will determine what trailer you can get.
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    Re: Thoughts & Opinions on the new Conqueror UEV-25

    looks like they copied the Bruder EXP 6 from Aus.

    without the air suspension

    https://bruderx.com/brochure/exp-6/
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    Re: Just launched - VW's new "R" Logo

    I wonder how much it cost to redesign the logo
  28. Thread: Treg Owners

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    Re: Treg Owners

    on my previous treg, a BKS 2006 model when my 255/55/18 Grabbers were done, I changed to pirelli scorpion AT's which were 255/60/18.

    no problems, scorpions were much quieter than the grabbers.
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    Re: Lusip Fishing Comp

    Fished at Lusip twice, first time my son caught his first medium Tiger fish, we cast from the shore after crossing the dam wall ( this is only possible when dam water is low)

    Second time we went...
  30. Thread: Riced Out Beetle

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    Re: Riced Out Beetle

    nothing wrong with ricing out a treg. If done properly

    https://i.pinimg.com/originals/d3/17/71/d3177141aaa31ed58824de4704ef0fa3.jpg
  31. Re: 2008 Touareg 3.0Tdi starting issue after self service

    it happens , at least it can be fixed without major expense.
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    Re: New Eskom pricing proposal

    South Africa is extremely blessed in the sense that we can look into what the future kind of holds with many SOE by 10 to 15 years by looking north to ZW.

    Currently Zim is Tesla's biggest African...
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    Re: Kudos to JLR Centurion & JLR RSA

    does the disco 5 have a steer by wire system or a connected mechanical steering system ?
  34. Re: 2008 Touareg 3.0Tdi starting issue after self service

    As part if the service did you change the diesel filter?

    if so when you put the new one in, it had to be brimming with diesel, otherwise air could have got trapped.

    if so i guess you need to...
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    Re: Nice clean P38 range rover

    Eish, sounds like a lot of fun, for someone with patience.

    personally I will admire it from a far ;D

    I like your description of the ownership experience !
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