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    Grand Cherokee Re: Is it worth it....?

    Last week I finally managed to get rid of my 2012 JGC 3.6 Overland. I had it just under 4 years and it was fairly reliable except for the odd code it would throw now and again.

    As has been...
  2. Re: Fortuner warranty - 12v supply for trailer

    Tks chaps, I'll give them a shout [emoji108]
  3. Fortuner warranty - 12v supply for trailer

    Hi,

    Will be taking delivery of a 2018 Fortuner 2.4 4x4 next week.

    Anyone know how strict Toyota are wrt running 12v power with BH plug for trailer direct from battery. If I do a diy job can it...
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    Cherokee Re: Jeep Cherokee 2016+ models

    My Swambo has a 2014 3.2 4x4 limited. It only has 55k km on the clock.

    We had been complaining about the jerky transmission since we had it. They eventually replaced the transmission even though...
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    Re: Control arm bushes Jeep Grand Cherokee

    They replaced 2x bushes in the control arms which was about R2200 and 2x rack ends were R1800. I paid the R1809 and Innovations covered the bushes.
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    Re: Control arm bushes Jeep Grand Cherokee

    So car went in last week and had lower control arm brushes replaced and 2x new rack ends.

    Drove out and the knock was still there. Took it back on Tuesday and they couldn't find it. Back again...
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    Re: Metalian Open Day / Junk Store sale

    Any rear spare wheel brackets for a Maxi lying around?
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    Re: Control arm bushes Jeep Grand Cherokee

    Hmmm it appears my 2012 wk2 is in need of the same.... and torsion/stabilizer bar bushes.

    Local agent gave me an eye watering quote of R46k ::) these chaps are on something special...

    I'm...
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    Re: Grand Cehrokee Maintenance Plan

    My condenser popped on my 2012 GC 3.6 a year ago.

    Ordered one from Ebay at a fraction of the cost than local suppliers.

    So far so good.
  10. Campmaster LC45 fridge - East London repair

    Hi All,

    Can anyone recommend a repair place in East London?

    I suspect a gas issue as compressor kicks in but doesn't cool. Worked fine last time it was used.

    Thanks
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    Re: Campmaster 40lt 12/220V Fridge Faulty

    Hi Dale

    Did you ever get your fridge repaired? Mine is now doing the same thing.[emoji31]
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    Re: Metalian Maxi super thread

    Hi Calla.

    I have the Maxi and used to have a 2011 Fortuner 4x4 and these vehicles are only rated to tow 1500kg. The Maxi is registered at 1600kg so you going to have a problem I think. I ended up...
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    Grand Cherokee Re: Transmission failure 545RFE

    What's an acceptable max temp on a tranny when towing?
  14. Re: Jeep Centurion dealership closed as from 1 July

    My 2012 GC 3.6 is every 12000km.

    Attached is the detailed checklist from the agent.
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    Sticky: Re: Jeep Problems

    Model: Jeep Grand Cherokee 3.6 Overland
    Year: 2012
    Mileage: 161300km
    Problem: ESC malfunction lamp, "service air suspension" message and can't get gear lever of of park after driving. Would have...
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    Re: So who is going camping this weekend?

    Off to Mountain Zebra park for Easter....
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    Re: Metalian Maxi super thread

    Does anyone tow a Maxi with an Everest 2.2 auto? Want to change vehicles and this is one of my options so was wondering what they like towing..
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    Re: Metalian Maxi super thread

    Yes that's where I keep mine... I've got HM tent and the cover has a compartment in it for poles etc.
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    Re: Metalian Maxi super thread

    This might be a doff question but why would you fit a geyser unless you going to remote areas?

    Or is it just a nice to have?
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    Re: Metalian Maxi super thread

    I'm sure you'll enjoy every minute of it.
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    Re: Unleaded fuel

    UPDATE - my daughter's Chev Spark still at the stealers. Body Control Module packed up (So they say). R20k covered by warranty. They have since tested the fuel and reckon it has diesel contamination....
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    Re: Unleaded fuel

    Yes definately unleaded. I always check and both slips confirm.
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    Re: Unleaded fuel

    I confronted the owner of the filling station this morning. He basically said impossible that the fuel is contaminated and I was the first customer to complain.

    My daughters car is at the stealers...
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    Re: Unleaded fuel

    Nope it was definitely unleaded. SWAMBO just got back from work to say her delivery Caddy filled up there this morning and experiencing similar problems so must be the fuel.
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    Grand Cherokee Re: Considering a GC WK2

    @Michaelday was that 9.2 l/100km all downhill? [emoji13]
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    Grand Cherokee Re: Considering a GC WK2

    On my 2012 Wk2 3.6 with 5 speed box I get 15-16l/100km and on a trip usually 11-12l/100km. Best I've ever got was 10.5l/100km.

    Having said that I live in Eastern Cape so driving from EL to PE and...
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    Unleaded fuel

    Hi All

    Yesterday my daughter and I both filled up at our usual Shell station.

    This morning her Chevy Spark battled to start and once going if you revved it it would rev then cut out with a lot...
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    Re: Trailer Top Bike Racks

    Here is my setup. The outer frame was reinforced and i added the 2x aluminium strips to avoid flexing but it still vibrates a bit. Trailer needs a good heavy load to keep it from bouncing.

    These...
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    Grand Cherokee Re: GC Wk2 3.6 Decat

    Thanks.... Good to know
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    Grand Cherokee Re: GC Wk2 3.6 Decat

    Any update on this @hercules_za?
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    Re: Show us your Mountain and Road Bicycles

    Off to do the Coronation Double Century this weekend. Lekker race.510192
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    Grand Cherokee Re: GC Wk2 3.6 Decat

    My MIL comes on about ever 3000km with faulty cats. I clear it and it's fine for a couple of months then fault comes on again. My wk2 3.6 has 150k km.

    So very interested to know how to do this...
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    Re: Strong wind...

    Yip it's a bit breezy here in Slummies at the moment [emoji33]
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    Poll: Re: Mileage on your 3.6 Pentastar

    Any issues to look out for apart from the plastic thermostat housing? I've just clocked 150k km in my 2012 wk2.
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    Re: Metalian Maxi super thread

    Enjoy Pete, I'm sure you'll have many happy years camping.
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