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    Re: Long range tank "issues"

    I did a small conversion for a friend of mine with the same problem.

    I fitted a solenoid between standard and additional long range tank with a heavy duty toggle switch in the cabin. When filling...
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    Re: Zero freezer 2nd hand

    It certainly is as it is becoming a collectors item and not very many in good working condition still around.

    The problem however is -


    Not many companies can still fix ammonia type...
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    Re: Amarok built by Ford

    I don't really know a whole lot about all of this.

    What I do know is that there is probably not a single vehicle in the whole world that is "absolutely pure" and made entirely by its brand...
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    Re: 220v AC or 12v DC?

    Actually.....

    If I take a Danfoss BD35F compressor as an example.
    Running off 12V the compressor draws roughly around 3.5amps. Running from 220V, it draws around 1.6 amps.
  5. Re: 2015 GWM steed 5 VGT 2.0 diesel d/c 4x4 front axle actuator/lock

    I would first take it to a very reputable auto electrician or even an electronics expert to open it and check if there is not a loose wire or something else wrong with the "servo' motor that engages...
  6. Thread: VW Arteon

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    Re: VW Arteon

    Some time ago I had the opportunity to test drive the 2.0 Tsi 4 motion model.

    It is a ROCKET!!

    Absolute fantastic car but too rich for my blood.
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    Re: A Barn Find

    You can contact a company called TECSA. They have branches all over and will in all probability be able to help you.
  8. Re: Unimog 416 Fuel Gauge/Bonnet Catch Faulty - Pointers??

    Middag Petri,

    Het vir jou n boodskap gestuur. Jy hom gekry?

    Groetnis
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    Re: Illegal dumping Bloemfontein

    Ek stem hier en daar saam met van jou punte wat jy maak. Ek het al self voorheen gal gebraak dat ek die gevoel kry dat van die forum lede wat soms kommentaar lewer in so n situasie niks verkeerd kan...
  10. Re: Cant get aftermarket radio to work on new dtec?

    Guys, just a thought...

    I bought a new NP200 without radio.
    The dealer fitted a, what seemed to be a really snazzy radio/cd with what also seemed to be equally impressive speakers. For which I...
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    Re: Back in a Land Cruiser

    I will gladly offer up the right.....AND the left one to have a VXR!!
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    Re: Everest - 3.2 or 2.2BiT

    I am a big Ford fan!. Don't own one currently but you never know in the future.

    Just some info on the 2.0l BiT / 10-speed auto.
    I know 2 people who have bought the 2.0l. Towing a Venter or...
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    Patrol Re: Why dont more people buy the Y62 Patrol..

    The answer to the question is in my opinion a little more complex than that.

    I currently own 3 Nissan products. I am fairly happy (certainly well above average) with the vehicle as a product /...
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    Re: Best awd system?

    And off course you will know differently.

    So why don't we all just sell out kitted out expensive 4x4 vehicles with long wheel travel, diff locks, ###### groot tyres, aftermarket suspension and low...
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    Re: Best awd system?

    Because, I can assure you, I will get way higher up the mountain in a VXR than in any normal AWD vehicle. Its just simple, the VXR although AWD during normal highway driving, can be changed by...
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    Re: Best awd system?

    I absolutely agree with you but there is a mountain of difference between a Toyota Landcruiser VXR and a Subaru, XTrail or HyundaKia AWD jobbie.
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    Re: Best awd system?

    Getleman...

    I did not want to say anything but I cant stop myself.

    There IS a monstrous difference in application of AWD and 4x4. If you are buying any AWD vehicle to keep up with your...
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    Re: Your opinions on 2.5 4x4 CVT X-Trail

    This past weekend, I did a 900km round trip with the XTrail.

    This is actually the wife's car so I don't get to drive it but,......

    I know and accept that this is not everyone's cup of tea but...
  19. Re: Urgently looking for Small Bakkie for about R100 000

    For what its worth...

    Call Martie, the sales manager at Mount Fuji Nissan in Louis Trichardt and see if she can help.
    I have bought 4 x Nissans from them in the last 3 years and the service is...
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    Re: Light bars (AGAIN!!!!)

    Mens kom op n stadium wat jy moet aanvaar dat absoluut geen antwoord of verduideliking wat jy gee hoegenaamde enige impak, al is dit ook hoe skraal, op sekere mense se denkvermoe het nie.

    Van daar...
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    Re: Light bars (AGAIN!!!!)

    Die light bar was gekoppel op n relay wat saam met die brights aankom MAAR, jy kon die relay afsit met n switch binne in die cab sodat jy net die voertuig se brights kon gebruik sonder die lightbar.
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    Re: Light bars (AGAIN!!!!)

    Myne was absoluut ingesit en gewerk soos per jou beskrywing behalwe dat dit n enkel bar was en nie 2x kleineres nie.
    Dir klein LED's gee definitief NIE die lig van n enkel oordentlik fabrikaat lig...
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    Re: Light bars (AGAIN!!!!)

    Johan, soos per my post #27,

    Ek kan jou dalk MY antwoord gee op jou hazard vraag.
    Ja!, ek doen dit. Ek sit my hazards aan as iets voor in die pad aangaan wat beteken jy moet spoed verminder of...
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    Re: Light bars (AGAIN!!!!)

    Ek maak my nou oop om met n stok gebliksem te word maar....

    Ek stem heeltemal saam met die LED ligte ding wat BAIE mense opsit op so n manier om ander mense te veblind ens en/of net om n plain...
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    Re: NP 200 - 8V Petrol vs 1,5 Diesel??

    Petri,

    I bought the 1.6 8V new and did 147000km's in 30 months. Not a single problem. No!!, I lie! the petrol cable snapped once, I replaced the front brake disks and a thermostat. other than...
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    Re: Your opinions on 2.5 4x4 CVT X-Trail

    Thank you for the reply.
    I see you also getting about 11.8km/l, same as what I am getting at that speed. I can live with that.
    I am having just about the same experiences as what you are...
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    Your opinions on 2.5 4x4 CVT X-Trail

    Please give me your opinion on this car as I cannot find a lot of info and feedback on this car other than marketing BS.
    If you know them or have/had one, I would love to hear other opinions.

    ...
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    Re: Couple attacked in Henties?

    https://www.4x4community.co.za/forum/image/jpeg;base64,/9j/4AAQSkZJRgABAQAAAQABAAD/2wCEAAkGBxIQEhUREhAWFRUVGBUYFxgYFRUZGBgYGBcXGBgVGBgYHSggGBolHRcYITEhJSorLi4uGR8zODMtNygtLisBCgoKDQ0NFQ8PFS0ZFRkrLS0tK...
  29. Defender Re: Defender Puma 2.4 TC light with TC comes on and goes into limp mode

    Like Jakkals said!

    In addition, crawl in under the left hand passenger door and check the earth connections to the body and a little bit further away, also where the earth is attached to the...
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    Re: Keeping cool in a tent - tips?

    Last year I camped at Sondela for a weekend and Swambo and I nealy died in excess of 45 degree days. We have an RV4 tent
    What saved us was an "on suite" bathroom on our camp site and having a cold...
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    Defender Re: LED Rear light issues

    Just for a test, change only 1 single bulb back to the original and see if the other left over LED's then work?

    Had the same issue on a truck & trailer. Trailer changed to LED's and then nothing...
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    Re: Dear Nissan.....

    Thank you guys!
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    Dear Nissan.....

    Dear Nissan,

    Due to circumstances beyond my control, I have recently bought 2x new Nissans. A new NP200 dCi and a 2.5 Xtrail AUTO 4x4. I am absolutely sure that there is no way on this earth that...
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    Re: Where do you have to stop for a "meal"

    1 - Riviersonderend se bakery langs die Shell fulstasie - beste beste pastye in SA (Ou Meul as ek reg onthou)
    2 - Maders slaghuis in Pretoria Noord - Beste rooiworsies is SA
    3 - Grabouw Slaghuis -...
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    Re: R350 000.00 What would you buy?

    Nissan 2.5 X-Trail 4x4 Auto

    I just bought 1 and I am getting more impressed by the day!

    Has all the bells and whistles, excellent ground clearance, magnificent fuel consumption for a 2.5/4...
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