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    Ford & Mazda Re: Trailblazer cooling

    Roelf, interesting clip from ASPW on cooling, and what effect something like a number plate can have on EGT.


    https://youtu.be/h5hN57NpI_g
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    Re: transmission fluid temp

    Hi Clemm

    I also do quite a bit of towing with my 2.8 auto 4x4. I tow a Jurgens Palma and although the transmission temp do go up quite a bit when towing, I never had issues before where it was...
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    Re: Cape Town to London

    Maybe worth making contact with Johan Badenhorst from the Voetspore TV series. One of their trips was Agulhas to Alexandria.

    I do remember entering Egypt was a challenge as they had to Ďimportí...
  4. Re: Where for clutch & brake repair Cape Town?

    West Coast Clutch & Brake. Very helpful. They assisted me with an emergency on a Sat on short notice. Theyíre in Montague Gardens though.
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    Re: Ford Ranger 3.2 oil drain concern?

    Hi Boeta-W

    Interested to know what the outcome was on your engine problem?
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    Joinning the Chev crowd!!!! at last

    For those that joined the Chevy club over the past few years, and still in it. Yes nobody could foresee the departure out of SA, or more recently from Aus, but for those still driving their...
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    Re: Trailblazer Tyres

    How do they compare to the 18Ē wheels on road Roelf?
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    Re: How about a photo of your Chevy..

    Those new 16Ē boots looks the business Roelf.
  9. Thread: 2020 Isuzu

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    Re: 2020 Isuzu

    So still a very long time for the new MU-X then [emoji53]
  10. Thread: 2020 Isuzu

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    Re: 2020 Isuzu

    I was about to ask the same.. Iíve been googling for spy pics the past few months to no avail. Canít wait!
  11. Re: Recommendation for Trailblazer mechanic in Cape Town

    I also received a quite reasonable quote from Boland Isuzu for a cambelt change. Alternatively you can try Masterparts if you want to source aftermarket parts yourself. They quoted me R960 for a...
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    Re: Tb 2.8 ltz 165 000 km service

    Doesnít look like it Roelf. Reeds included all belts, pulleys and tensioners in the quote but no water pump replacement.
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    Tb 2.8 ltz 165 000 km service

    Gents, fellow TB owners,

    I requested a quote for the 150,000km service from Isuzu, but also asked them to include the timing belt replacement on the quote. This is a tough one to swallow...
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    Re: Tb 2.8 ltz 165 000 km service

    Is nogal ja. Myne moet binnekort gaan vir sy 150,000 diens. Ek is lus en laat doen sommer die belt dan.
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    Re: Tb 2.8 ltz 165 000 km service

    165,000km (100,000 myl)
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    Re: Cheers Trailblazer, Hello MUX

    Still happy with the Grabbers?
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    Re: Cheers Trailblazer, Hello MUX

    Thanks Jaco for the feedback. I constantly keep my eyes on this thread for any updates from you on the MU-X.
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    Ford & Mazda Re: Trailblazer cooling

    I like your logical honesty Roelf [emoji3] Looking forward to the temperature readings as a result of this.
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    Ford & Mazda Re: Trailblazer cooling

    Is that a grinder ?? [emoji44]
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    Re: Going from 18" to 16" rims

    Roelf, as a matter of interest (or rather as a matter of inflation over the past year), how did the second quote change from the first one?
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    Amarok gearbox overheating

    Hi Paddo

    This could be completely unrelated but it takes me back about a year ago when I experienced similar issues on my Trailblazer.

    The end result was, believe it or not, a dying battery....
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    Re: Any Hilux V6 Auto owners?

    No

    1st gear in the auto is regarded as the donkey, crawling gear.
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    Sticky: Re: Trailblazer - some experiences and problems

    Agree with Jaconell

    Same issue on mine and I took the cover off, scraped all the old, hardened sealing off and stuck it back using marine silicone. No more leakage after that.
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    Re: All-new Isuzu D-Max teased

    I just checked the pricing of the new model on Isuzu Thailand website 1,164,000 Thai Baht for the top of the range 4x4 Auto dc. This is approx R566,000

    The current top of the range D-Max in SA...
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    Re: All-new Isuzu D-Max teased

    Oo I like. Modern look yet still undoubtedly Isuzu. 3.0 soldiers on but upped to 450Nm. Interior looks the business.

    15 min release video


    https://youtu.be/qP8yKX9nHe8
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    Re: Cheers Trailblazer, Hello MUX

    That is pretty much on par with the quoted figure for combined cycle consumption on the isuzu website. Not bad at all for that size and auto. I always thought my TB average of 11km/l (calculated at...
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    Re: 2013 Trailblazer, Should I, Shouldn't I.

    Congrats, wishing you many happy miles. Mine just hit 140,000km on my way home tonight.

    PS - you are doing the right thing getting rid of the bling... grrrr [emoji1]
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    MediaRelease Re: Tow bar electrical issue

    jp_bez, no LEDís itís a 20 year old Jurgens.





    Thanks hunter26, I guess thatís my next step to track back to front.
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    MediaRelease Tow bar electrical issue

    I hope that someone with auto electrician know how might be able to help me on this. Bottom line of my issue - any trailer or caravan I plug into my car, lights sometimes work and sometimes doesnít....
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    Re: 2013 Trailblazer, Should I, Shouldn't I.

    Sounds about right that you walked away. I hate it when the goalposts get moved midway through a game.
  31. Thread: My first MB

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    Re: My first MB

    Also worth chatting to Keyan at Old Merc Guy. Check out his FB. I follow him - itís amazing what he does with old Mercs.

    https://www.facebook.com/172968432824250/

    https://oldmercguy.co.za/
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    Re: Cheers Trailblazer, Hello MUX

    Iíll make sure I sip my Monday morning coffee from a spill proof travel mug [emoji16]
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    Re: 2013 Trailblazer, Should I, Shouldn't I.

    Kershmeister, have a read through Jaconellís post regarding difficulty in sourcing a clutch kit.
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    Re: 2013 Trailblazer, Should I, Shouldn't I.

    https://www.4x4community.co.za/forum/showthread.php/317056-Cheers-Trailblazer-Hello-MUX
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    Sticky: Re: Trailblazer - some experiences and problems

    Golden rule.. water and oil donít mix.
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