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    Re: Challenge kar.

    Welcome to our world of salty, briny, misty, windy and sandy, Boet!

    There's a reason why its called "Weskus-kanker"....

    Ever since '85 when I started driving old "tjorre" I've been spraying...
  2. Thread: Is this it?

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    Re: Is this it?

    I have lost track of this thread - I'm not following it religiously anymore due to disappointment (and probably envy), so this question may have been asked previously:

    If the commercial version is...
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    Re: Breedt's nek from Pretoria

    I went to the local SAPS on Tuesday to get a permit for crossing a provincial border.

    I was told (by the colonel in command of the station) that all I need is a sworn statement as to the reason...
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    Defender Re: Defender td5 brakes fading

    In need of some advise from the gurus here please!



    Brakes on my Td5 Defender started getting "harder", needing more force on the pedal - as if there's no power assistance.
    If I put my foot...
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    Re: DEBATE: Pajero vs Land Rover

    Because most Seouf EfrikÍn men see their 4x4's as an extension of their Richard.......>:D;D;D;D
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    Re: DEBATE: Pajero vs Land Rover

    My blood runs Land Rover-green in my veins.

    I refuse to have a Land Rover newer than a Disco 2 or Defender on my property.

    'Nuff said...
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    Re: Glowplug startup wag periode.

    Bietjie OT, maar jaaare terug was my 1ste plaasbakkie 'n Chev LUV - wat maar 'n "badge engineered" Isuzu was. Met hom het jy nog die sleutel aangesluit, 'n levertjie uitgetrek en gewag dat 'n...
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    Discovery 3 Re: Suspension shitty sunday

    Ettienne's first law reads: "Murphy was an optimist"... >:D
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    Re: Grenadier Update

    I've just drooled all over my keyboard....
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    Re: Level 3 Lockdown - Trail Open

    Theewaterskloof and Overstrand District Municipalities.
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    Re: Level 3 Lockdown - Trail Open

    Richard of Honingklip was ready to open, inquired from the authorities and was told it is not allowed?
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    Discovery 1 Re: Looking for a 200tdi Disco 1

    The emphasis being on the word "few" - they are scarcer than hen's teeth with braces on...

    To the OP: Good luck with your search. They are awesome vehicles!
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    Re: W123 Overlander built

    Q-Bond?
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    Re: Trying to trace my classic Range Rover

    Duncang, I think he's in the UK?
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    Re: Vehicle Reliability Calculator

    Turns out my 20 year old Defender ain't doing so badly with an Ao of 99.86543% and a MTBF of 20 months! :o

    Although I must confess, it doesn't like messing around with "normal" things like leaking...
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    Re: Non landrover replacement engines in Td5

    Link please??
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    Re: W123 Overlander built

    Nope.
    Glo jou nie.
    Totdat jy fotokies plaas nie... ;D
  18. Re: IFS Hilux: Cheap and "buggered" vs expensive and showroom

    A year or 2 ago I found out my Defender's book value was R80k. Contacted my insurance and was told to go to an accredited Stealer and get a letter stating what they would sell the vehicle for if it...
  19. Re: Caledon and Surrounds - Interesting Accommodation?

    Petri, jy kan nie verkeerd gaan met Reenen se kampplek nie - daar is wel (soos wat hy tereg gesÍ het) nie elektrisiteit nie, maar die atmosfeer, geriewe, kampplek en die feit dat jy en Reenen julle...
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    Re: What causes a MAF sensor to fail?

    Guys, my Td5's MAF failed, I ordered a new one and received it shortly before Lock Down. From what I've read here, the Defender has reverted back to factory settings. Without having access to a...
  21. Thread: TD5 blowby?

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    Re: TD5 blowby?

    Nr 5 cylinder doesn't have one.
  22. Thread: TD5 blowby?

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    Re: TD5 blowby?

    If you overhaul your engine, replace the oil cooler. Preferably with an after market one. The Td5's oil cooler is manufactured from some material with a quality akin to old baked bean tins. If one...
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    Re: FOR SALE : 1982 M/Benz Unimog 416

    YIKES!!! :o:o:o
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    Re: Stop me from buying Unimog

    The animal that compacts ground the most is a chicken - NOT an elephant.

    Chicken's weight is concentrated in a tiny area. Elephant's is spread over large area.

    Same goes for motor vehicles.
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    Re: Which Landy is the best on sand?

    Yonks ago (just after I bought my 1st Landy - a 300Tdi bakkie) I went to AD with the Cape LR Club. I got stuck first time, second time, every time and every where.

    Eventually Elrico got gatvol of...
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    Series I Re: History of 'Rover'

    Mate, was your Vitesse white? I bought a white Vitesse in (if I remember correctly) '85 or '86. Previously owned by the British Consul. Sold it about a year later due to my late wife's leaden right...
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    Re: FOR SALE : 1982 M/Benz Unimog 416

    BLIKSEM - maar hy's mooi!!!!

    Dink jy die verkoper sal omtrent 11 Landies "in various states of disrepair" swop?? >:D:p;D;D;D
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    Re: Stop me from buying Unimog

    How do you get stuck in a Mog?? >:D
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    Re: 2005 Colt 300i V6 4x4 newbie advice

    Just don't install an exhaust branch.
    Long ago I had a Colt V6.
    I installed an exhaust branch.
    Oh - that glorious sound!
    Oh - that horrific fuel consumption 'cause I constantly wanted to hear...
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    Re: Guys, PLEASE!!! ALWAYS 4x4 on gravel

    Agreed - the biggest cause of accidents as mentioned above is the driver running out of talent...
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    Re: Guys, PLEASE!!! ALWAYS 4x4 on gravel

    Yep, that picture has been the background on my computer ever since it was posted!
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    Defender Re: What have you done with your Defender today?

    Those dust-shields are so thin, they seem to have been manufactured from old baked-bean tins! Cracked quite a few through the years. Just don't make the mistake of removing it - as I did on a trip to...
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    Re: Vandenplas Princess 4liter RR

    John, Sunray - thanks very much. I contacted both and both came back promptly. I also contacted the Austin Club of SA and got some valuable info. Still hoping for some more help on here
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    Re: Range Rover Classic vs Discovery 2

    As you are considering a RRC, I'll take it for granted you're thinking V8. RRC and Disco 1 is much of a muchness as far as mechanicals, competence off road, modifications that can be done,...
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    Re: Vandenplas Princess 4liter RR

    Thanks John, I will email them today. Still hoping there might be someone on here with more info.
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