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    Re: Pajero gen4 rear diff side shaft seal leak

    Hi pajeromania, what program did you source those instructions from?

    Seems from your instructions the gen 4 does not have campion shafts, and that the whole side shaft pops into the rear diff...
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    Yes it can be done, I did both of mine when I...

    Yes it can be done, I did both of mine when I upgraded my companion shafts to the one with bigger circlip on my gen 3 .

    Need to remove the rear wheel in question, undo the side shaft from...
  3. Even though it is a Toyota, the one nice thing...

    Even though it is a Toyota, the one nice thing about the Prado is that it has a really big fuel tank fitted as standard, IIRC about 120-140lt or 160?? Thus no need to buy a LR tank- Just something...
  4. Thread: Best Tow Vehicle

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    Almost correct, that's if the vehicle...

    Almost correct, that's if the vehicle manufacturer allows you to. AFAIK the hilux can only tow 1500kg even though the tare weight is much more. And according to land rover, a defender may tow...
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    ^ this is what mean... Just better said[emoji4]

    ^ this is what mean... Just better said[emoji4]
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    Hi George. That's not want j am...

    Hi George. That's not want j am saying/suggesting. Just for arguments sake, the crankshaft need perhaps in total 9kg of counter weights to balance all the offset loads. So instead of having 4.5kg...
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    Another image of a v6 crank with counter weights...

    Another image of a v6 crank with counter weights spread out over the length of the shaft. 386151
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    Hi George. I am not as clued up with intricate...

    Hi George. I am not as clued up with intricate engine crank shaft balancing, but one thing struck me when I looked at the photo you posted of the snapped crank on the v6 diesel. Especially the...
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    Goosebumps on the noise it makes. Quite raucous, ...

    Goosebumps on the noise it makes. Quite raucous, neighbours would love you... [emoji1]
  10. Thread: Engine Wash

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    I use prepsol in a red paraffin gun, most...

    I use prepsol in a red paraffin gun, most environmentally friendly way I know.
    My method.
    1. Wet the engine with a a garden hose gun attachment set to a fine jet.

    2. Soak the engine with...
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    Google for Martin at part hunt, they specialise...

    Google for Martin at part hunt, they specialise is mitsusbishi spares.
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    Blank off the egr... Saves alot of headaches...

    Blank off the egr...

    Saves alot of headaches down the road, it is very well documented for the pre-common rail 4m41 motor online.
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    Yep I have the full monty, ARB, lynx bash...

    Yep I have the full monty, ARB, lynx bash plate, rock sliders etc. Only roof load bars, not full roof rack.
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    Aah. Therein possibly lies your problem... Not...

    Aah. Therein possibly lies your problem... Not all coolants are compatible with each other, mixing different coolant types has been known to lead to gelling of the coolant and blocking of the...
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    What degree rated Thermostat are you running? ...

    What degree rated Thermostat are you running? Most aftermarket units are 82C whereas the correct 4m41 mitsubishi OEM unit is a 76.5C.

    My coolant is measured by my madman in the upper radiator...
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    That is very good... Wish my pajero was so...

    That is very good... Wish my pajero was so frugal [emoji4]
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    Do you have a chip in your hilux?

    Do you have a chip in your hilux?
  18. The 4m41 block also has them, they are a...

    The 4m41 block also has them, they are a hardened layer of the cylinder bore, not sure how they do it but the marks are the end result of the factory hardening process. The engineering shops bleat...
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    372635

    Pictures please...
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    +1 is how I do it too. Prepsol, paint brush to...

    +1 is how I do it too. Prepsol, paint brush to scrub the dirt loose in the dirtier areas, and then low pressure garden hose to rinse off foam and dirt.
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    That datsun dash board brings back fond memories...

    That datsun dash board brings back fond memories of learning to drive when I was about 13. That 2.8 straight 6 petrol was the business back then!
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    Speak to rassie at CL Diesel in Blackheath. ...

    Speak to rassie at CL Diesel in Blackheath. Really went the extra mile on my pajero doing the vrz injector pump. I would rather go to a injector pump specialist than a diesel mech to do the work...
  23. I've just been down that road. Try headzone in...

    I've just been down that road. Try headzone in Brackenfell, they seem to have plenty of the 4m40 heads. Else try master parts or midas.

    Get them (headzone) to strip your head and do a swap...
  24. Hey bud, I doubt it but I thought I should share...

    Hey bud, I doubt it but I thought I should share my experience and the check I could have done. Please let us know the outcome either way.
  25. Sure. That's how mine started too, pushing...

    Sure. That's how mine started too, pushing though to the overflow reservoir and not being sucked back to the radiator. I probably have the worst case scenario, better prepared than not though.
  26. I had a seemingly similar issue with my pajero...

    I had a seemingly similar issue with my pajero 4m41... Ended up in a complete engine rebuild (hopefully I will be done in a week or two) due to severe scuffing and scoring damage to cylinder liners...
  27. Might be the depth of filtration media used...

    Might be the depth of filtration media used inside the units differ? Diesel engine oil filters tend to be larger than their petrol counterparts, more soot and particulate to be filtered out of the...
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    Haha, sorry didn't pick that up... Agree with...

    Haha, sorry didn't pick that up... Agree with your sentiment though!
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    Gutco Manufacturing made those, they are...

    Gutco Manufacturing made those, they are sunscreens, not for mortar protection...

    If you look closely it is actually a fine woven stainless steel (2-3mm thick round strands) mesh, tensioned...
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    Ok some more feedback: I pulled the motor &...

    Ok some more feedback:

    I pulled the motor & stripped this weekend and found a few issues.

    1. The motor has been opened sometime before - the gasket between the block & sub-block had orange...
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    As far as I understand from an injector pump...

    As far as I understand from an injector pump specialist, this is a bad idea to fit an additional in line pump. It does something to the timer control piston in a gen3 zexel pump. Not sure about the...
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    Some more pictures, close up of the suspected...

    Some more pictures, close up of the suspected piston damage (Injectors??) , and well as a pic of the head, and block.
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    Thanks Kish It is a bit of a bitter pill,...

    Thanks Kish

    It is a bit of a bitter pill, especially so soon after the injector pump done for R35k.

    For now I just need to find a good reputable engineering shop in cape town to quote me on...
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    Thanks man... That reputation of the 4m41 is the...

    Thanks man... That reputation of the 4m41 is the reason why I bough this Pajero in the first place. Will keep this thread posted with more details on the rebuild/repair as I go along.
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    My Saga Continues

    I have had another issue with my Pajero...

    It started using a little coolant about 3 weeks ago, not a lot to begin with but got progressively worse toward the end with coolant not being sucked...
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