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  1. Re: National Luna Weekender 50 Twin - further feedback?

    Look at the Outdoor Warehouse website.
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    Re: Defender dual battery install

    Try 4x4 Megaworld in Somerset West or Safari Centre in N1 City, Monte Vista / Goodwood.
    Safari Centre did mine into my Defender and then later into my Hilux.
    Depending on your planned use, choose...
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    Re: Namibia interesting news updates

    Excellent conservation initiative.
    Hopefully, some neighbouring countries with similar problems can learn from this.
  4. Looking for a small, private, secluded campsite

    I now this is a very long shot, but maybe, just maybe ..................southern and western Cape

    We're (Swambo and I) looking for the above for the New Year period.
    Good, clean basic ablutions,...
  5. Re: Question about registration of a vehicle - ridiculous!

    I'm interested to hear what your take on the following is:

    1. A licenced single cab bakkie has the load-bin removed and a load-box (for want of another term) is bolted on - as used by many...
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    Re: Bush Lapa general discussions

    Does anyone know where the drain valve on a Dewhot gas geyser is?
    The cold spell recently (especially in the Kgalagadi) has caused the demise of a few geysers when the water froze.
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    Re: Gamkaskloof (Die Hel) met BL

    A few years back we left our Metalian at the campsite in Prince Albert while we spent a few days in Gamkaskloof.
    The campsite is on an olive farm about 1.5 km from the centre of town.
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    Re: 2020 2.4 GD6 fuel consumption & accessories

    I had a 2018 2.4 GD6 DC auto 4x4 and towing a Metalian trailer I never registered more than 10.5 Lt/100 km.
    Not towing and around town I'd get 8.5 - 9 lt/100 km

    Now have a 2021 2.4 S/C auto 4x4...
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    Re: Shoot the Churches...

    Here are the photos...........
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    Re: Shoot the Churches...

    St Patrick on the Hill - Hogsback
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    Route recommendations

    Greetings to all

    I'm looking for advice on the best / safest route to take from Lower Sabie to Miss Chrissiesmeer Campsite (recommended by a forum member) and then onto Golden Gate.

    This is...
  12. Thread: GD 6 DIY Vids ?

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    Re: GD 6 DIY Vids ?

    Here is a start for you.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xCAqcarjgFk
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    Re: Blouberg to KNP - ROUTE ADVICE / SUGGESTIONS

    Pedro, I have sent a pm
  14. Re: Road condition between Wuppertal and Matjiesrivier, Cederberg

    Thys, we were there a few weeks back.

    The roads and and twee spoor are generally in good condition and the Jimny will not have any problems - just take it slow and enjoy the spectacular views.
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    Re: trip advice - road condition

    We'll be travelling to Blouberg later this year (hopefully) and will be passing through Vivo.
    What's so special about the butchery??
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    Re: trip advice - road condition

    bump
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    Re: Mario's Phone Number

    You may get some info here.

    https://www.facebook.com/IsuzuOffroad/
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    Re: trip advice - road condition

    Following with interest.
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    Re: Suspension question on Ford Ranger

    Contact either Saayman Springworks (Bellville) or Saltriver Spring Works (Cape Town)
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    Re: Bush Lapa : experience HIS beauty @

    Just back from our first trip in our new Bosluis 2 and Hilux - 8 great days in Kgalagadi.

    Needless to say, everything worked as designed; extremely comfortable and well worth the wait.
    What...
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    Re: Driving an automatic. Any general advice?

    Thanks Roelf, appreciate your comments.
    I've recently had a Bush Lapa Bosluis camper unit fitted to the chassis (loadbin removed) of my Toyota GD6 4x4 auto. This results in a load of around 550 -...
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    Re: Driving an automatic. Any general advice?

    It would be interesting to read what advice you give, as well as examples of transmission oil temperatures under varying conditions.
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    Re: Trip Report Strange days, empty land.

    Morning Kimball.
    We spent a number of days the the eastern part of Namibia a few years back - certainly the the forgotten quarter - but absolutely stunning.

    Recall an excellent coffee and slice...
  24. Thread: Battery Charger

    by SamM
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    Re: Battery Charger

    There has got to be a reason why Bush Lapa only use Victron chargrs and solar controllers in their caravans and campers.
    You are in Paarl, go chat to them.
  25. Thread: Itchy Boots

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    Re: Itchy Boots

    Had the pleasure of a long chat with her on Gannaga Pass last week.
    Tough lady, but really friendly.
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    Re: Baviaans Route Advice (Des 2021)

    Doringkloof is one we have stayed at. Another is Duiwekloof
    A lot depends on your timing and how for you want to drive each day. There are many options.
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    Re: Baviaans Route Advice (Des 2021)

    Henk, my suggestions would be to start in the east (Patensie) and when you exit in the west take the R332 to Willowmore and then the N9 heading north.
    You now have the option of taking the R306 to...
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    2021 gd6 single cab roofrack

    Do any of the experts know if the cab of a 2021 single cab is pre-drilled - ie under the black inserts that cover the 2 grooves - for a roofrack?
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    West coast mining - raping the beach?

    Mining has been happening along the west coast for years, but it now appears that the coast is being raped.
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    Re: Hilux GD6 Suspension !!!

    I had a GD6 DC and now have the SC. In both I found 2.2 all round was fine (unloaded).
    Kidneys are still functioning as designed ;D
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    Re: Garmin Drive 52MT-S

    I have the Garmin Drive 61 which has life time map updates. Also downloaded T4A and all the features like POI etc. Have used frequently used T4A when travelling off the beaten track. No issues at all.
  32. Thread: Richtersveld

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    Re: Richtersveld

    +1 for this one
  33. Thread: Kaokoland routes

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    Re: Kaokoland routes

    Agree with previous post. I am not aware of any northern route.
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    Re: Hilux GD6 Suspension

    REVIVING THIS THREAD

    I'm interested in hearing the pros and cons about air helper suspension vs an extra leaf spring. Hopefully some knowledgeable people with real life experience will comment.
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  35. Re: TRIP REPORT and photos. Short visit to MOUNTAIN ZEBRA and ADDO NPs 2021

    +100
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