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  1. Thread: License renewal???

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    Re: License renewal???

    Then it should be in the area of R750.

    My 300Tdi is 2020Kg tara, so it's a bit more expensive.
  2. Thread: License renewal???

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    Re: License renewal???

    Mine was R1 074 about 5 days ago in the western Cape.

    Nice "friend".


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    Re: You never know what's out there

    Yes, I know that.

    We saw them in this area and thought it might be their borrow.
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    Re: TD5 Glow plug removal

    Not worth it, you never know what can stay behind in the cylinder.

    I've been here before, you are hearing advice that you don't want to follow and you have good reasons for this, but if it goes...
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    Re: TD5 Glow plug removal

    I doubt it.
    It's not like extracting a bolt, which is a solid thing.

    That glow plug is carboned up.
    The removals I've seen is:

    Remove head
    Drill out as much as possible of glow plug....
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    Re: You never know what's out there

    No, I'm not that rich and now she hinted last night that another one will be a great Christmas present.:o
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    Re: TD5 Glow plug removal

    I'll go for plan C: Remove the head.
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    Re: You never know what's out there

    Thanks.

    All of them is a great find for us. We never expected any of these animals.
    The Caracal is amazing but we knew that they are here, the Muskeljaatkat was more of an surprise.

    Yes it's a...
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    Re: You never know what's out there

    Never expected to so lucky.

    But we suspected that something lives in the bush next to the camera.
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    Re: You never know what's out there

    We setup the trail camera about 3 weeks ago.
    It was set for operation between 16:00 to 07:00.

    We're quite happy with our find:

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    Re: Particles in 300 TDi at oil change

    Don't worry, the system was designed for this and it did it's job.
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    Re: Particles in 300 TDi at oil change

    Most probably sand.

    You live in the cape, that's full of sand.
    Dirt road, Atlantis dunes or near the beach.

    Somewhere some sand got in the vicinity of your filler cap or dipstick.
    You checked...
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    Re: Disco 1 cv joint trouble

    Yes, with one prop shaft removed and at lowish speed.
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    Re: Low Range Issues Please Help

    https://youtu.be/DWy0zPOk7WA
  15. Re: Defender 300 TDi - Split Expansion Tank - Cooling System

    Well then you are very lucky to catch it before it went south.
  16. Re: Defender 300 TDi - Split Expansion Tank - Cooling System

    I'm sure that it opened. It's sometimes hard to get a good look.


    https://youtu.be/OJkFkdBQcGE
  17. Re: Defender 300 TDi - Split Expansion Tank - Cooling System

    Mine has always done this and I have replaced the original thermostat with a new Waxstat 2 years ago.

    Nothing changed except that the new one makes my engine run 2C hotter, from 88C to 90C.
  18. Thread: Wet sleeve engines

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    Re: Wet sleeve engines

    Pinhole?
  19. Re: Defender 300 TDi - Split Expansion Tank - Cooling System

    Mine takes about 10k's, open road at 90km/h, before I'm at 89C if it helps.

    Downhill mine has always dropped it's temperature.
  20. Thread: Chassis Internals

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    Re: Chassis Internals

    This guy is from NZ.


    https://youtu.be/ogQazjWkpxE

    His chassis rebuild is epic.(this is only the last part of the chassis videos)

    He is really thorough and you can see his application of...
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    Re: Series II gearbox swap for Series III

    Here's the fix of the Lt77 install.


    https://youtu.be/8D-ViAd08lg

    Learn from others.

    But you can maybe try Garyfrank on the forum.
  22. Thread: Chassis Internals

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    Re: Chassis Internals

    The two brands that is best known/quality is Dinitrol and Tectol.

    That's the only ones I have used and trust.
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    Re: Six digit VIN on Defender

    AAD Leiland in CT if they still exist.
    When I phoned LR years ago they told me to phone them.
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    Re: Cigarette plug removal

    Not possible in my opinion, you'll have to strip.
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    Re: Anybody shipped their defender to NZ

    These guys did it for Australia, you check out their other videos for more information, it should be very similar.


    https://youtu.be/_u6CUE3eSQI
  26. Thread: Chassis Internals

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    Re: Chassis Internals

    This is basically how I have done mine twice now.
    I'll just monitor the insides from now on.


    https://youtu.be/dDl6CDjW0KI
  27. Thread: Chassis Internals

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    Re: Chassis Internals

    Thanks.

    In the UK you can find them, here it will be a problem.

    The fittings are type 21, it's like airline fittings just smaller.

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    You can always look at this kit:
  28. Thread: Chassis Internals

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    Re: Chassis Internals

    My stuff is made for this job and I "inherited" it from an old oomie.

    The first one is the thickest. 8mm OD

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    It sprays forwards and sideways.

    The second one is 6mm OD and only...
  29. Thread: Chassis Internals

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    Re: Chassis Internals

    On the Kalahari I've done it twice.

    But I will only monitor it from now on.
    I used a hard but flexible pipe, about maximum 8mm OD.
    The nozzle sprays forward but also sideways 360.

    It's a bit...
  30. Thread: RAVE for D2 TD5

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    Re: RAVE for D2 TD5

    Maybe this will help:

    https://www.scribd.com/doc/59677134/Discovery-Series-II-Workshop-Manual-3rd-Edition
  31. Thread: New Kalahari Info

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    Re: New Kalahari Info

    Didn't think a Td5 pump would fit an 300Tdi.
  32. Thread: New Kalahari Info

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    Re: New Kalahari Info

    I watched this video quite a while ago, but saw the "Argentina" on the block.

    Watched it again and asked Mike about the crankshaft.

    He said they should have forged steel crankshafts and that it...
  33. Thread: New Kalahari Info

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    Re: New Kalahari Info

    Just want some information from other Kalahari owners:

    On the L/H front side of the engine (passenger side) is there written "Argentina"

    Apparently it's a Maxion engine, which apparently has a...
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    Discovery 2: Re: Difflock light on Dash no using difflock

    Test the switch.

    I would also test if the diff lock works, even if the switch is faulty.
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    Re: 75W-80 in a Defender Puma

    I would stick with the manual's recommendations.
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