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    Re: Best campsite near/in Margate

    Remember this one well. Our family camped there for two weeks late 80's and then a friend and I stayed there in 1993 for our Matric breakaway. Sadly seems they do not exist anymore:
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  2. Re: Jeep grand Cherokee 3crd 2012 suspension problems

    Call Bulli, you won't find a better person to look after your Jeep
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    Re: Grand Cherokee Diesel

    Something not right with this one. That Dekra report looks fishy. Vehicle shown as diesel? Lot's of roadworthy items listed, can't get codes....
    Bodywork rectification done on some panels........
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    Re: Buying second hand advice needed

    This, commuting is an art. There is a reason why weekend warriors exist.

    You need to learn how to read traffic. A lot of it comes with experience. Concentration and observation is key.

    Learn on...
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    Cherokee Re: My Jeep Cherokee KJ Build

    Check the channel links. Every part of the build is there.
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    Re: Alternatives to General Grabber

    Wranglers get my vote. Good on and off the road (for an all terrain). Not too noisy and good grip in the wet.
  7. Re: General Grabber AT3 vs Goodyear Wrangler AT Adventure.....WHICH ONE??

    I've been running Wrangler AT's for over 10 years on 2 different vehicles. Always stuck to the vehicle recommended pressures.
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    Re: Mopar Friction Additive

    My WJ is serviced by Bulli. The Castrol Syntrax is what he uses on my diffs. No issues yet.
  9. Fortuner Re: Wheel balancing and alignment in the West Rand

    Tyremart Allens Nek, by Builders Warehouse.
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    Re: Jeep Mechanic Gauteng

    Agree, take it to Bulli. I take my Jeep to him from JHB
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    Re: Jeep Mechanic Gauteng

    Which area?
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    Re: Jeep service options in JHB

    If you cannot get your vehicle to Bulli in Silverton (I HIGHLY recommend this option), give these guys a call:
    Auto worx - 011 782 3573
    5 Bram Fischer Dr, Linden Ext, Randburg, 2194
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    Re: Jeep Wj 4.7 downstream 02 sensor

    Decat done ages ago. No real issues, some codes pop up but nothing serious. They dissappear after 3 restarts.

    Would also be interested in replacing O2 sensors at some point.
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    Re: Grand Cherokee Ownership experience

    Model: 2004 WJ 4.7 V8 HO

    Ownership period: 7 years

    Mileage done: 59000 km (93 k km to 152 k km)

    Major repairs: New radiator, Head Gasket, Gearbox rebuild. Lot's of other wear and tear items...
  15. Thread: Engine Coolant

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    Re: Engine Coolant

    General rule is 50/50 but check the coolant for ratios. Water is better at cooling, but coolant is better at protecting your engine as already stated.
    Make sure the coolant is correct for your...
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    Re: Driving an automatic. Any general advice?

    Thanks, so ties in with what some guys on internet was saying. Don't use overdrive except when towing and hitting uphills / downhills.
    So it's not a "I am towing and Overdrive is off button". More...
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    Re: Driving an automatic. Any general advice?

    Any comments regarding the overdrive button?
    Manual says to use while towing. Internet is divided on how to use.
    From not at all to always when towing and everything in between.
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    Re: New to the Jeep brand, 2.8 CRD LTD

    All oils deteriorate and will at some point lose the intended benefits of lubricating and heat dissipation. Not having changed oils would eventually cause damage.

    However changing oils that have...
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    Re: 2002 Grand Cherokee V8 any good?

    I have a 2004 WJ Overland with the HO motor, 150k km on the clock. That price of R99k is too much. I bought mine in 2014 for R105k with 93k km on the clock. If I sell now I would be VERY lucky to get...
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    Re: Jeep plastic heater plug fix

    WJ, but seems the same type of radiator is used in other Jeeps as well
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    Jeep plastic heater plug fix

    So on Friday while unhooking the smart charger from the battery I noticed a VERY small leak in my radiator. Barely noticeable but being overly careful I took pictures etc to finally find where this...
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    Re: WJ Jeep Indicators Not Working: A Solution

    I had the issue last year. I had the relay replaced (American SUV had spares). Still have the old one (original Mopar part). Will open it up and have a look, worthwhile to fix and have a backup.
  23. Thread: Rear Diff

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    Cherokee Re: Rear Diff

    First check the oil level. Then find where it is leaking from. For my WJ we use Castrol Syntrax 75/140 (already has friction modifiers). Replacing oil (and fixing leak) could solve problem.
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    Re: WK Eagle Head 5.7 hemi

    Thanks, have the same GB but definitely not the ECM
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    Re: KTM 390 Adventure or Kawasaki Versys X 300

    You'll be fine on a 600. Agree with the V Strom, buy second hand.

    If you are concerned about basic skills attend a beginners course. Generally these schools can also assist with getting your...
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    Re: WK Eagle Head 5.7 hemi

    Which gearbox is it?
  27. Thread: Jeep Owner

    by Ren
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    Re: Jeep Owner

    Welcome, lots of info available here. Which Jeep do you have? Pics will be good ;D
  28. Thread: Interior care

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    Re: Interior care

    Mcguires on all of it. Would like to hear other comments.
  29. Thread: My First Car

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    Re: My First Car

    Welcome to the Jeep family! As mentioned previously it's not your first car...it's a Jeep ;D

    Make sure you have an indy that understands them well or if you are able get to know and complete work...
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    Re: WJ 2.7 CRD vs 4.7 Overland

    I have the HO, 2004 model. Post issues with the radiator / head gasket issues have been few and far between.

    These have been resolved by Bulli. Only he works on the Jeep.

    Now has 150k km on the...
  31. Thread: GC wheel alignment

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    Re: GC wheel alignment

    I use Tyremart at the Builders Warehouse in Strubens Valley. Been going there for years. No complaints thus far.
  32. Thread: V8 Rubicon

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    V8 Rubicon

    Nuff said ;)

    https://www.iol.co.za/motoring/industry-news/jeeps-v8-powered-rubicon-392-concept-gets-the-green-light-7c7f918c-736b-4cc6-9369-0b79bea78a74
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    Re: Thorn and bush scratches

    I also use their products. Just can't decide between the Classic / Ultimate polish. For wax I use the Carnauba Wax, easy on easy off ;)
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    Re: Thorn and bush scratches

    Been looking at some reviews and glad to see the product works. What polish do you use? Want to spend some time on the Jeep this weekend :D
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    Sticky: Re: Post a photo of your Jeep here please

    Personally I prefer the WK2. Lights and rear just look better to me. Perhaps because it is more in line with the look of my WJ?
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