Search Results - 4x4 Community Forum





Search:

Type: Posts; User: hermanm10; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 9 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,037

    Re: Best Jockey wheel - Pneumatic or not?

    The importer/distributor of PowrTouch caravan movers in Villiers ( next to N3), manufactures and sells a Jockey Wheel which they fill with a special type of "silastic...????".
    So, it never goes...
  2. Replies
    6
    Views
    770

    Re: CTEK D250S Problem PORT ELIZABETH:

    My brother bought a new CTEK;

    BUT, Battery Power Zone in Walmer, where he bought the new unit, repaired the old unit !!
    Apparently it was a corroded terminal inside the unit that did not make...
  3. Replies
    40
    Views
    4,198

    Re: Also now part of the Wolfpack. V6 Amarok.

    Nys,
    Install a Caravan Mover.
    It works like a dream for me.
    No more hip replacements, etc.:)
  4. Replies
    6
    Views
    770

    Re: CTEK D250S Problem PORT ELIZABETH:

    Thanks, but he must first find somebody to measure out the system; because we are not sure if it is the CTEK or something else giving the problem.
    It is not completely dead - long story.
  5. Replies
    6
    Views
    770

    CTEK D250S Problem PORT ELIZABETH:

    CTEK D250S Problem PORT ELIZABETH:
    My brother has a problem with his CTEK in a Bush Lapa.
    Anybody who knows somebody or place in the Port Elizabeth area who could repair a CTEK without breaking the...
  6. Replies
    11,933
    Views
    2,033,087

    Re: Bush lapa miskruier review

    CTEK D250S Problem PORT ELIZABETH:
    My brother has a problem with his CTEK in a Bush Lapa.
    Anybody who knows somebody or place in the Port Elizabeth area who could repair a CTEK without breaking the...
  7. Replies
    60
    Views
    16,340

    Re: Amarok true Fuel consumption

    Nys,
    Yes, my overall average is 9.1km/Lit, 96K km, corrected for GPS distance, of which about 40K km is towing a caravan, offroad driving, very little town driving. Long distance driving is always...
  8. Replies
    23
    Views
    10,087

    Re: Bushwakka Sundowner

    I installed PowrTouch at Powrwheel (the importers) in Villiers (Free State).
    I am happy; engagement is automatic by remote control.

    Just be aware: Offroad Caravans are different in construction...
  9. Re: Tow rating of a VW fitted goose neck towbar

    I see Kilber is now falling under Autovest (autovest.co.za).
  10. Re: Tow rating of a VW fitted goose neck towbar

    I think the manufacturer is Kilber (Alberton, 5 yrs ago) - but am not sure if they still go under the same name.
    Go on the MAXE.co.za website, and you will find this tow bar with model numbers for...
  11. Re: GPS koordinate van Brazil kampeer plek teen die Wes Kus

    Brazil:
    Volgens T4A:
    Suid van Kleinsee, Wes van Springbok.
    S29-48-47.1 E17-04-33.0

    Volgens T4A: "Closed".
  12. Replies
    7,088
    Views
    1,453,308

    Re: Bush Lapa mods

    Ons het daai paaie so'n jaar of wat gelede gery, busse en baie verkeer maak die paaie maar swak.
    Ons was 4 voertuie, en nie een het 'n pap band gekry nie.
    Ek dink as jou bande goed is, EN jy kyk...
  13. Replies
    1,348
    Views
    212,861

    Re: Bush Lapa : experience HIS beauty @

    Is jou "Omaruru" reg?
    Omaruru is noord van Karibib, en hierdie kampe lyk suid van Solitaire ??
  14. Replies
    327
    Views
    27,349

    Re: The Volkswagen up! as a viable city car choice

    Redman,

    Over a period of many years I bought 3 VW's from VW East Rand.
    I was reasonably happy with them, but lately I have a different feeling about them.

    Recently on 2 occasions I went for...
  15. Replies
    74
    Views
    8,886

    Re: Fuel Consumption - Hilux 2.8 Auto

    Waals,

    I drove for many years, and different vehicles, regularly down to Jeffreys Bay.
    I could never understand why fuel consumption on first part (Gauteng and Free State) was better than the...
  16. Replies
    11,933
    Views
    2,033,087

    Re: Bush lapa miskruier review

    Mikeson,

    Just checked.
    With brake ON / Vertical position; lower front bed slowly and move "leg" forward to clear top part of brake lever; and move "leg" back just before it locates in the hole....
  17. Replies
    12
    Views
    967

    Re: Bush Lapa folding solar panel

    Nys,
    Battery Monitor Alarm:

    1st:
    The only problem I see with charging a battery (100-105Ah) from 2 sources, is that if the battery was discharged to 70% or 50%, then the total charging current...
  18. Re: Bush Lapa Vlooi Spares (Bearings and Suspension Bolts)

    Anti-leaf-spring-rotation mod from BL.
    See photos.

    I think it is a bit of over design??

    When I had the rotation problem, I started looking at bakkie springs in parking areas.
    All of them had...
  19. Re: How quickly does your 2.0l diesel come up to temperature?

    Checked mine this afternoon. Reach 90C within 3km driving around the suburb.

    Normally it stays on 90C all the time.

    Once we did a trip through Lesotho from South to North to East; with a...
  20. Replies
    11,933
    Views
    2,033,087

    Re: Bush lapa miskruier review

    Ek was in die begin op groep, maar mense praat oor goed wat niks te doen het met BL's nie, toe klim ek uit.

    As 'n groep 50, 100 of 200 lede het, moet boodskap inhoud baie goed beheer word deur...
  21. Re: Bush Lapa Vlooi Spares (Bearings and Suspension Bolts)

    Bearings: 30205 and 32007
    Seal: 42x62x07

    Make sure bolts at front of leaf springs are M16; it was changed from M12 to M16 at some stage. The M12's break, own experience.
    You will need...
  22. Thread: Treg Owners

    by hermanm10
    Replies
    10,584
    Views
    816,132

    Re: Treg Owners

    "Bush lapa miskruier review" is on Page 586 !!

    I do not have a Treg, but find this thread very interesting!
  23. Replies
    39
    Views
    5,880

    Re: 2019 Amarok V6

    Dyno test:
    Maybe VW fitted the Touareg V6 in Amarok by mistake.;D
  24. Re: Gauteng East Rand Monthly G2G Braai Thursday 4th April 2019

    Swambo is not feeling well the last few days.
    So, we will skip.
  25. Replies
    7,088
    Views
    1,453,308

    Re: Bush Lapa mods

    My karavaan staan nou vir 4.5 maande.
    Alles is afgeskakel.
    Ek het nou net battery gecheck = 12.65V.
    Ek skakel ook die NL battery monitor af - baie belangrik !!

    Ek sal te bang wees die battery...
  26. Re: Bushlapa Tow Coupler Replacement - Any Suggestions ?

    hein100,

    Meet bietjie die deusnit net onder (nek) die bal vir die 2 voertuie.
    Daar is 'n "lip" vanaf die karavaan wat teen hierdie "nek" druk, en sy posisie bepaal of die pennetjie op rooi, groen...
  27. Re: Hilux towing caravan accident R512 lanssria 10/03

    If no braking, Amarok tried to pass stationary vehicles and go left before Hilux, BUT completely misjudged distances ??

    Often see similar situations, where accelerating vehicles pass several...
  28. Replies
    58
    Views
    15,056

    Re: Amarok door not locking

    I get the problem that the Left-Front door does not lock every time.
    Sometimes I could hear a "double locking" sound.

    It happened twice with me.
    I did not note the date for the first time, but...
  29. Re: Gauteng East Monthly G2G Braai Thursday 7 Feb 2019

    Will be there: 1+1.

    Would like to look at Johan's anti-Eskom system. ::)
  30. Re: I bit the bullet, panels etc to be delivered on Monday

    Richard (and Johan),
    Just a curious question from my side;

    How do you measure the status of the batteries while they are charged and power is drawn from them??

    Your system basically consists...
  31. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,985

    Re: Amarok and trailer plug issues

    My Venter trailer has separate wires for Left and Right rear lights, as per standard plug/socket wiring diagrams.
    No problems.

    BUT, my caravan cable had only 5 wires with the Left and Right...
  32. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,985

    Re: Amarok and trailer plug issues

    My caravan have LED lights, no problem.

    BUT, my towbar harness AND computer programming was done by VW.
    I think it is only VW that can do programming ??
    Which model Amarok?
  33. Replies
    2
    Views
    384

    Re: Lithium Iron Phosphate cells

    Interesting!
    Do you have a price for one of these batteries?
  34. Replies
    7,088
    Views
    1,453,308

    Re: Bush Lapa mods

    Reeds by verskeie BL mense gesien hoe hierdie ligte moeilikheid gee.
    En, in November was ek by BL in die Paarl waar hulle met 'n nuwe karavaan besig was om finale toetse te doen, en daai lig het...
  35. Replies
    7,088
    Views
    1,453,308

    Re: Bush Lapa mods

    Dis nou die ligte wat self besluit of hy AAN of AF wil wees?
Results 1 to 35 of 303
Page 1 of 9 1 2 3 4