Search:

Type: Posts; User: Karol; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 29 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    202
    Views
    34,637

    Re: This is not good for the Mozambique

    Sounds like the Rwandan forces have succeeded pushing the insurgents back to Tanzanian border.

    https://www.sabcnews.com/sabcnews/rwandan-forces-reportedly-kill-30-insurgents-in-mozambique/
  2. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,242

    Re: Prim8 cars South - R44,000

    Its 44k to reserve one, total price is R 196k

    A new Zimbabwean car company, backed by an Iranian car group based in the UAE

    it would be interesting to know where would one go to request the...
  3. Re: Touareg 4x4 settings 2009 facelift 3.0 tdi with air suspension

    For loose thick sand i used 4h but sport gear selection and traction off in my first T1 treg.

    sport mode shifts higher in the rev range so you are always in peak torque band.

    use low range and...
  4. Replies
    18
    Views
    2,607

    Re: Repurposing The Dome

    There have been many world class bands there over the years.

    let me refresh your memories

    https://www.concertarchives.org/venues/ticketpro-dome?page=1#concert-table

    I remember going there...
  5. Thread: Days of Unrest.

    by Karol
    Replies
    66
    Views
    7,548

    Re: Days of Unrest.

    Its surreal having to watch KZN experience similar unrest on a much larger and destructive scale. Some folk here in Ewsatini are connected to KZN, a few decided to get out and go back only to KZN...
  6. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,045

    Re: Lester Michael Pike

    Condolences on your loss
  7. Thread: Days of Unrest.

    by Karol
    Replies
    66
    Views
    7,548

    Re: Days of Unrest.

    Screen shot from a video as the fighters approach Oshoek a few minutes ago.

    Covid regulations obviously exempted for this.
  8. Thread: Days of Unrest.

    by Karol
    Replies
    66
    Views
    7,548

    Re: Days of Unrest.

    Ezulwini side everything is pretty much normal again. On Tuesday government announced back to work and Wednesday traffic, and all services were normal. They are not restocking looted shops for now....
  9. Replies
    514
    Views
    62,991

    Re: Ineos Grenadier revealed!!

    I like it. fat chunky buttons.

    one critique is the lack of normal instrument cluster behind steering wheel- just a vdo " analogue" speedo & rev counter would do
  10. Thread: Days of Unrest.

    by Karol
    Replies
    66
    Views
    7,548

    Re: Days of Unrest.

    https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E5wgVigXIAEqMcf?format=jpg&name=large
  11. Thread: Days of Unrest.

    by Karol
    Replies
    66
    Views
    7,548

    Re: Days of Unrest.

    Special marines were deployed to guard the US embassy on 30th June - This type of response would not happen for normal protests.

    WASHINGTON D.C. --U.S. Marines from the Marine Security Guard...
  12. Thread: Days of Unrest.

    by Karol
    Replies
    66
    Views
    7,548

    Re: Days of Unrest.

    I believe it was quashed for now.

    Now covid 19 infections will take its toll. Yesterday the new cases were at 96 It does not sound like much but we were going at a rate of 11 and max 20 per day...
  13. Thread: Days of Unrest.

    by Karol
    Replies
    66
    Views
    7,548

    Re: Days of Unrest.

    Thanks everyone for the thoughts and Prayres

    we are safe and nobody we know was harmed. Things are normalized again- order restored, yesterday did my routine 5 km run around the suburb and there...
  14. Thread: Days of Unrest.

    by Karol
    Replies
    66
    Views
    7,548

    Re: Days of Unrest.

    These were the headlines after Sunday's SADC Troika meeting
  15. Thread: Days of Unrest.

    by Karol
    Replies
    66
    Views
    7,548

    Re: Days of Unrest.

    Friday 2nd July 2021.
    First day since Tuesday that we have a news paper circulation. The Times of Eswatini Reports of devastation brought on by the angry people/rioter/insurgents etc is calculated...
  16. Thread: Days of Unrest.

    by Karol
    Replies
    66
    Views
    7,548

    Re: Days of Unrest.

    Thursday 1st July 2021
    The night was quite in the valley. The veld fires are still burning on the shebas breast mountain and its another unseasonably hot day. I call Marc to check in.

    He answers...
  17. Thread: Days of Unrest.

    by Karol
    Replies
    66
    Views
    7,548

    Re: Days of Unrest.

    As the afternoon turn to twilight, flash bangs are more regular, choppers can be heard, they are flying low over protestors dropping tear gas. Talking with staff the news is relayed that they just...
  18. Thread: Days of Unrest.

    by Karol
    Replies
    66
    Views
    7,548

    Re: Days of Unrest.

    Driving down the long high hill from the school is uneventful. Zac Anthony starts telling me intel from other students who left earlier that was distributed via whats app. Friends were stopped and R...
  19. Thread: Days of Unrest.

    by Karol
    Replies
    66
    Views
    7,548

    Days of Unrest.

    Eswatini in turmoil. Tuesday 29th June 2021 morning

    The previous day, police reported they will be expecting demonstrators today. They allocated 5 police officers to the Royal Villas hotel...
  20. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,093

    Re: New Bronco.... reason to get excired I think

    Some more video of the different Broncos from TFL off road.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gBMvqAdsxOM
  21. Thread: Snow

    by Karol
    Replies
    12
    Views
    3,920

    Re: Snow

    Wide spread snow is the early forcaste for most of SA this weekend. Early forecast shows a possibility all the way up to nelspruit.

    Either way- its going to be cold
    ...
  22. Replies
    407
    Views
    52,957

    Re: Land Cruiser 300 - 3.3L V6 diesel

    looks a lot like a new fortuner from the IMO

    I love the kit that comes standard, the second video show all the goodies in the boot drawer system.
  23. Replies
    407
    Views
    52,957

    Re: Land Cruiser 300 - 3.3L V6 diesel

    There seems to be one better from Toyota/lexus as the ultimate over lander

    The Lexus LX 201 unfortunately just a concept.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_nmPXgBory4
    ...
  24. Replies
    81
    Views
    6,277

    Re: Most "Comfortable" family road vehicle?

    I can’t really comment on the reliability of newer French cars like Peugeot or Citroen, although I remember some models share engines with other makes.
    Modern Renaults share most stuff with Nissan
  25. Replies
    81
    Views
    6,277

    Re: Most "Comfortable" family road vehicle?

    I know you said no french in the OP,

    But, if you want to experience the most comfortable ride / seats - Citroen and Peugeot are the gold standard. There after volvo.

    also the suv's with air...
  26. Replies
    137
    Views
    14,468

    Re: Which diesel is best ?

    Best consumption i ever get is on Sasol 10ppm
  27. Thread: New Pathfinder

    by Karol
    Replies
    15
    Views
    866

    Re: New Pathfinder

    The second row is whats referred to as captain seats in the US. Quite popular in full sized SUV's over there.
  28. Replies
    55
    Views
    3,609

    Re: Questionable engine designs

    There is a degree of planned obsolescence designed into engines and cars these days. And it really dictated by the majority of the market which trend is to trade in after 4 to 5 years.

    This guy...
  29. Replies
    30
    Views
    3,692

    Re: The VW Bus that never made it to market

    theres quite a few second hand ones available in europe

    https://www.theparking.eu/used-cars/volkswagen-golf-country.html
  30. Replies
    30
    Views
    3,692

    Re: The VW Bus that never made it to market

    Thats one cool off road ice cream van.

    They also experimented with a off road golf in the 1990's caled the VW Golf country syncro 4X4

    https://coolmaterial.com/rides/vw-golf-country-syncro/
    ...
  31. Replies
    11
    Views
    793

    Re: Nissan dealers' outrageous service costs!!

    So I ordered a service kit for my Pathfinder 2.5 which comes to R1040. For the same parts Nissan DTM Helderberg charged me about R2650 ex vat last year when they did a service.

    For the oil, which...
  32. Replies
    254
    Views
    25,227

    Re: My FJ buying experience

    What i think happened here is the uninterested toyota sales people saw you get out of the Cherokee Renegade and knew a deal would be a non starter based on what you would want to trade in.

    a few...
  33. Replies
    167
    Views
    13,910

    Re: Why is the new Triton not more popular?

    Profiling by the sales person might play a role in whether they are keen to approach you on the floor. Not profiling you as a person but profiling based on the car you got out off.

    I read a post...
  34. Replies
    167
    Views
    13,910

    Re: Why is the new Triton not more popular?

    sure, but does he let you test drive the meat on each occasion ? buying a car and weekly meat is different



    Its good to hear about the BMW dealership and those service levels, but for more...
  35. Replies
    167
    Views
    13,910

    Re: Why is the new Triton not more popular?

    The world and sales is changing, although in SA we are Lagging.

    A new vehicle purchase is probably the second most expensive purchase your average Joe commits to after a house.

    Yet, we still...
Results 1 to 35 of 999
Page 1 of 29 1 2 3 4