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  1. Re: Triton Replacement Bullbar Problems

    Interesting, first I've heard of this.

    Maybe make a post on the Mitsu Lovers SA page on Facebook or alternatively get in touch with Arnold Venter from Misti Tech Performance. He will definitely...
  2. Re: Pajero feedback from current owners please :)

    Ah I see, ag there are always outliers with each brand and its good to post both positive and negative experience.

    Those transmissions are will give issues if the oil changes are not done...
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    Re: Is this a dud? Help please...

    Best would be to call Mitsi Tech and see what they reckon. They are pro's and will be able to tell you exactly what to look for with those codes. When I bought my Gen 4, I did all the typical checks...
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    Re: Is this a dud? Help please...

    Hi,

    The Gen 4's are typically problem free cars with the most common "issues" a faulty SCV at higher mileage (15 min to change), a blocked MAP sensor pipe (solved by sticking a thing wire through...
  5. Re: Pajero feedback from current owners please :)

    Steve, I see you are based in Zim. Were these grey import GDI v6 Pajero's by any chance and were the problems fuel delivery related. Those GDI engines were not designed for the fuels here in Africa...
  6. Re: Pajero feedback from current owners please :)

    Haha ;);D I've scratched them once or twice :(, but If I remove them I need suitable steps to replace them with (not just sliders), else I loose the ability to stand on them to take stuff on and off...
  7. Re: Pajero feedback from current owners please :)

    Absolutely, there are many points to consider and the rear breakover angle is definitely a weak point on the LWB Paj in stock ride height.

    I guess what I'm getting at is that the running gear is...
  8. Re: Pajero feedback from current owners please :)

    The number are as follows:
    Pajero LWB 235mm clearance factory. Also all round independent suspension so no diff pumpkin to get hung up on. But when you load it, then it will sag and you lose a bit...
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    Re: Radar Renegade RT+ Tyres

    This looks amazing, really like those XC90's
  10. Re: Pajero feedback from current owners please :)

    Hi,

    I drive a Gen 4 Pajero 2008 and it currently sits on 275000km. I use it extensively for travelling to remote destinations. Its the 4th Pajero in our family and wont be the last. Between our...
  11. Re: Fuel consumption calculation for overlanding (planning stages)

    Hi Craig,

    Manufactures claims are very much an ideal scenario case and its rare that we actually get that especially if your commute involves hills of a series of traffic lights :)

    In terms of...
  12. Re: Is it possible to buy a usable 4x4 with a R40k budget?

    Mitsi Lovers SA

    This one https://www.facebook.com/groups/183634991980364/permalink/1467524843591366/

    But I see on his private page it recently suffered a failure so something may be wrong.
  13. Re: Is it possible to buy a usable 4x4 with a R40k budget?

    Awesome, congrats. My dad had a 1996 3.5 v6 that we toured with and we absolutely loved that vehicle. The guys at Zelco motors in Upington were very helpful and professional in Jan when I had a MAP...
  14. Re: Costs of owning a Toyota Landcruiser 105 4.5EFI

    Its a beauty :):cool:
  15. Re: Costs of owning a Toyota Landcruiser 105 4.5EFI

    I have little doubt that you were taken for a ride with most of those repairs and many could probably have been done at a fraction of the cost just by spending some time diving into the web or...
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    Re: Why is the new Triton not more popular?

    I follow the @Triton4x4club on Instagram, mostly videos and pictures from South America. Some of the videos and images on there are awesome and they are not scared of modifying them.

    I think its...
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    Re: New and searching

    I know the whole "get a Pajero" thing has become a bit of a joke on here because someone always recommends one, but honestly that is a lot of car for the money and if you like it, you will not need...
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    Re: Why is the new Triton not more popular?

    Hi I see that the new stock just arrived in SA at Mitsu motors East Rand. These units also now have the rear AC fan. Give Leonie a call and see if she can be of better service or offer a solution....
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    Re: Mabua entry / exit

    Thanks, I also noticed the same thing on T4A. I've driven that cutline previously and it was such a pleasure, but KAA gate was definitely manned by a rather unpleasant fellow (I know they rotate).
    ...
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    Re: Botswana with kids

    Plenty good advise on here.

    My parents started taking us to wild spots such as Botswana/Zim when we were very young. On my first Matusadona trip I was 7 and my brother was 5 (sister joined her...
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    Re: Mabua entry / exit

    I guess I was hoping that the cutline would be a grey area that was still considered the park, but that is mostly likely not the case.
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    Re: Mabua entry / exit

    Thanks for that. I was thinking the same thing. As you say its a bit of a schlep and we don't actually officially want to cross the border else we would most likely head for Mcarthy's Rest and...
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    Re: Mabua entry / exit

    Hi Kalahari Safari,

    I am also uncertain about some of the regs. We are going to retrace a trip we did a few years ago. The plan is to enter at twee rivieren, go to Nossob, then Mabua, then take...
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    Re: Huge fire on Table Mountain

    Agreed.

    Rebelliousness is a tale as old as time, the type of person (conformist, leader, or insurrectionist etc..) that comes out the other side is dependent on a number of factors, such as the...
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    Re: The new 2020 Pajero Sport

    The love that people have for the Gen 4 is not because it is a perfect car, much like a land rover Defender it has its faults, yet their following is steadfast. The people who drive these cars learn...
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    Re: SWB Pajero Thread

    What I would suggest is to take it to Arnold Venter for a once over and then service it right then and there. The you will feel confident about it.

    With respect to service history, what I usually...
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    Re: SWB Pajero Thread

    Most definitely the 2nd one, no hesitation.
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    Re: Small SUV/Softroader - What to buy?

    Hi all,

    I wanted to close the loop on this.

    They went for a 1.5dci duster 4wd 2019 model with 40k km on the clock. It was advertised at 280k but I think the dealers came down on the price a...
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    Re: Pajero not engaging low range

    The Pajero's 4x4 is vacuum actuated. If you do not use it regularly, then the solenoids (by the air box in the gen 3 and 4) become sticky and get stuck. This normally results in the 4x4 not actuating...
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    Re: Gen4 build quality

    Awesome, this is such a help. I really need to install the brackets. Will send you a PM.
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    Re: The new 2020 Pajero Sport

    I looked at the new exceed with my dad about two weeks ago. Its very nice, and has a solid upmarket feel to it but honestly I would forego the Exceed and just buy the normal top of the range. The...
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    Re: Hire roof rack and roof rent

    Contact gocamp.co.za they offer these type of services. Seen quite a few people with their gear.

    I met Robert in the Kgalagadi in January and chatted to him a bit. They had a large unimog type rig...
  33. Re: Is it possible to buy a usable 4x4 with a R40k budget?

    Every now and then a genuine bargain Gen 2 or 2.5 Pajero pops up on the Mitsi Lovers SA page or the Pajero Owners Club page on Facebook. One that you can see has been well maintained. You will not be...
  34. Re: Pajero SWB - Fitting frontrunner roofrack

    Maybe go and speak to Winelands 4x4 and see what they can offer you in terms of solutions. I don't see how this rack is too long, in fact it looks short?
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    Re: FJ resale value.

    Always nice when that happens.

    In general 2nd hand 4x4's seem to be at a premium at the moment. I suspect the American market frenzy is somewhat related to a certain YouTube channels recent...
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