Search:

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

Page 1 of 29 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    10
    Views
    306

    Re: Land Rover parts & Mechanic Zambia

    Also carry a reasonable spares kit.
    Better than waiting for a simple part to arrive from Lusaka or JHB.
  2. Re: TRIP REPORT and photos. Short visit to MOUNTAIN ZEBRA and ADDO NPs 2021

    Any one seen the Lions lately ?
  3. Re: TRIP REPORT and photos. Short visit to MOUNTAIN ZEBRA and ADDO NPs 2021

    Going to take the Grand-kids visiting from USA in two weeks.
    We normally stay in one of the 4x4 mountain huts.
  4. Replies
    4
    Views
    443

    Re: Old Faithful has an issue

    You mean the shiny bits that push on the valve like this, they dont look too bad.
  5. Replies
    4
    Views
    443

    Old Faithful has an issue

    Series 3 head gasket.
    This Veeeehicle never ever gives me problems. It just goes on and on and on.
    The gasket is gone between 3 and 4.

    Now thats it open :
    For ages now i have wanted to stop the...
  6. Re: TRIP REPORT and photos. Short visit to MOUNTAIN ZEBRA and ADDO NPs 2021

    To me Mountain Zebra is one of the neatest and well run Parks in E.C.
  7. Replies
    7
    Views
    439

    Re: SA made Land Rover Series Canvas Tops.

    You can try the company on my canopy.
    Mostly i would say it has a lot to do with he metal frames.
    Mine has no ugly loose pieces or creases.
  8. Replies
    4
    Views
    363

    DOVER Vacuum pumps

    Lesson learnt :mad:
    We all know the 300Tdi weakspot is the vacuum pump for failure or massive oil leaks via welch plugs etc etc.
    So i bought a new one because mine was leaking oil.
    After careful...
  9. Replies
    105
    Views
    16,368

    Poll: Re: The Kgalagadi is overrated

    My only reason for voting Overrated (oops) is iv been going way too much, even Mabua.
    Time to move on and go and see other places, might not be Kruger but time to go back a few jumps further NORTH....
  10. Replies
    44
    Views
    4,224

    Defender Re: Kitted out Defender vs towing a kitted trailer

    I went thru all this and have ended up with the following.
    My Kalahari is a 300Tdi with what seems to be called a POWER STROKE Engine 2006 and 2007, so maybe slightly better than a 1998 tdi.
    The...
  11. Thread: Cam removal

    by imgreg
    Replies
    9
    Views
    404

    Re: Cam removal

    Oil pump shaft is free but i find no place to release it ???
  12. Thread: Cam removal

    by imgreg
    Replies
    9
    Views
    404

    Re: Cam removal

    The 1953 engine is not the same as S2. (I THINK)
    I found this that sounds like my issue : ZS6HDV Posted this:


    Success at last! Please pay attention, this is not in the textbook and WILL appear...
  13. Re: show me your gull-wing window cabinet setup (kitchen/tools/gear)

    Store pots kettles etc in bottom from inside the wing, not inside the cab.
  14. Re: show me your gull-wing window cabinet setup (kitchen/tools/gear)

    If you in P.E. Friday till 12 i will be in Korsten area.
    Lindsay Road / Standford Road. From around 8 to 12ish.
    I am using my Defender from Friday.
  15. Thread: Cam removal

    by imgreg
    Replies
    9
    Views
    404

    Re: Cam removal

    I have electronic manuals and its very vague.

    Its a land rover series 1 side valve 2.0L
    1953.
  16. Re: show me your gull-wing window cabinet setup (kitchen/tools/gear)

    This is more or less what i always do.
    My newer one is better.
    Ill take a pic in the Baviaans this weekend.
  17. Replies
    1,340
    Views
    167,133

    Re: What have you done with your Series today?

    After a long, long time i checked engine and gearbox oils in the S3.
    Slight gearbox topup from the sweating ;D
  18. Thread: Cam removal

    by imgreg
    Replies
    9
    Views
    404

    Cam removal

    Anyone know how to remove the sidevalve cam.
    The oil drive shaft has a gear stopping removal of camshaft.
    Its a 1953 side valve engine.
    Pics show the cam and the Distributor guide.
    Maybe the oil...
  19. Replies
    217
    Views
    28,137

    Series I Re: Series 1 Full restoration (5 year plan)

    Anyone have MOTIVATION to sell.
    Willing to pay whatever it takes ;D
  20. Series III Re: Another Series 3 rebuild - help & advice needed

    Did you ask Savoy, shackles are cheep cheap Cheep ;D
    My friend Peter is a Diesel landrover whisperer.
    Ill PM you his number call him
  21. Re: What are the must watch African YouTube Overland Chanels

    Any of you getting annoyed WAITING for next the next part or Episode >:D>:D
    Juba's Journey

    Then because we are restoring the same veeeeehicle i follow Foreman and Wills...
  22. Defender Re: Vents on bonnet to cool down under bonnet temperature

    I tend to agree. I was puling a trailer full of Thatching grass, thick sand in Western Zambia (old radiator).
    The TdI 300 was overheating. I tried chunks of wood under front of bonnet to lift it....
  23. Replies
    217
    Views
    28,137

    Series I Re: Series 1 Full restoration (5 year plan)

    Door tops done.
  24. Replies
    15
    Views
    735

    Re: Tdi Defender diy clutch fix.

    This is what we do to make sure it can not break again.
    I have a spare one, nothing wrong.
    If you open your box and see its the fork let me know i will post my spare one to you, no charge.
  25. Replies
    102
    Views
    14,615

    Re: I want a Jimny!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    -----------------------------------------------------
    With stock standard brand new Suspension ?

    Its the one thing they should not be selling the new Jimny with >:D
    Why would they not install a...
  26. Replies
    217
    Views
    28,137

    Series I Re: Series 1 Full restoration (5 year plan)

    She seems to have settled down now. No more fighting, i hope.
    Now for the rear top sides and Safari Roof.

    https://youtu.be/HL7bEnmBKq4
  27. Replies
    35
    Views
    3,763

    Re: Orange River, from origin to ocean

    Different river but can you imagine doing ZAMBEZI from source to the mouth into the sea.
    I met a guy in around 2002, he paddled ALONE all the way.
    Great guy, Mike Boon. Book Zambezi.

    Sorry off...
  28. Replies
    6,176
    Views
    1,564,768

    Sticky: Re: Post a photo of your Land Rover here please

    But why you fighting it ;D

    Looks like you being pulled along ;D

    Congrats :)
  29. Replies
    99
    Views
    9,746

    Re: 300 Tdi electric vacuum pump retrofit

    Ok, good stuff.
    That guy in P.E. with electrical pump is missing in action and not getting may messages or calls ?

    Before i left 16th December on a trip up North i changed my leaking vacuum pump...
  30. Replies
    29
    Views
    2,645

    Re: accomodation between Hwange & Mana Pools

    Absolutely so would i.
    Especially coming from Hwange i would do the Karoi Road next time.
    I was wondering how far the roadworks had come along, late 2019, Karoi side.

    Accommodation between Karoi...
  31. Replies
    29
    Views
    2,645

    Re: accomodation between Hwange & Mana Pools

    Uncle Stan.
    Don't forget the lazy way ;D
    Mlibizi to Kariba Town.
  32. Replies
    4
    Views
    720

    Re: New Kalahari Info

    Thanks Will ;D

    Always nice to learn more about our Kalahari's.
    My last digits after the gearbox number are 14579.
    Mine with Kalahari Decal on the side.
  33. Thread: Geelhoutbos

    by imgreg
    Replies
    6
    Views
    674

    Re: Geelhoutbos

    ALSO NOTE: Due to Covid no camping at the moment.No camping on any of the 3 sites including Kondomo.
  34. Thread: Geelhoutbos

    by imgreg
    Replies
    6
    Views
    674

    Re: Geelhoutbos

    Hi PAULYou can book the wooden house.It can handle I think 6 people max.Around R350 or so per night.Nice treed area. Small stream normally flowing.The really nice campsite around the corner about...
  35. Replies
    6,176
    Views
    1,564,768

    Sticky: Re: Post a photo of your Land Rover here please

    I thought that might be George Adamsons Team but he had a short wheel base.
Results 1 to 35 of 999
Page 1 of 29 1 2 3 4