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    Re: Land Cruiser 4.2 1HZ Double cab speed uphill?

    The loss of speed is normal - I change down to 4th and do not flatten the accelerator and there is no smoke. It is a donkey engine with very litte power, but one gets used to it.
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    Re: ML63 - to buy or not to buy?

    As per OP this is a 2010....
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    Re: F 250 DC with Ridiculously low Miles.........

    R350k may seem to be a lot for the F250 - but what else do you buy for that money with such low mileage?
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    Re: Where do you have to stop for a "meal"

    Madeira Bar is still brilliant
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    Re: Just don't get some people...

    Yes -in 'those days' they drove 323 BMW's with all the menace that went with the brawn and arrogance of an upwardly mobile middle manager. Now they drive Fortuners and Rangers.... Except that the...
  6. Thread: Cruiseuh?

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    Re: Cruiseuh?

    [QUOTE=Boesman88;4206095]My preference would be the 4.2 for longevity QUOTE]
    I drive a 4.2 - it is definitely not a towing vehicle. Given your description, get the 200. It will do everything you...
  7. Thread: Richtersveld

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    Re: Richtersveld

    From Steinkopf to Sendelingsdrift via Eksteenfontein is jus over 100 km. Add your planned 500km in the Park and you will have ample fuel left...
  8. Thread: Fair price?

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    Fair price?

    A friends wants to sell his 2010 Landcruiser 76 SW.The vehicle is equipped with the usual extras and has done around 90 000km. It has been serviced regularly by Toyota - it is a well-looked after...
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    Re: 70 Series Track difference - Who is it a problem

    I have done almost 150k km on my 76 with the standard track difference and can only agree with this statement. Not once have I felt that the track difference had a negative effect. The only drawback...
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    Re: Water solutions on overland trips

    I also drive a 76SW (as 'n daily driver). I designed my own drawer system with a 40l water tank fitted between the rear seat and the drawer system - the tank is almost v-shaped to accommodate the...
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    Re: Water solutions on overland trips

    I also drive a 76SW (as 'n daily driver). I designed my own drawer system with a 40l water tank fitted between the rear seat and the drawer system - the tank is almost v-shaped to accommodate the...
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    Re: Bundutec fooftop tent

    Yes, ample space.
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    Re: New Baby 76 Station Wagon

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    Re: Meat ban in Mozambique

    Most poultry come from SA. They also have a budding poultry industry which they wish to protect.
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    Short trip to Swaziland and Mozambique

    A short trip report on my recent trip to Swaziland and Mozambique.

    We were all set to go on a Kaokoland and Damaraland trip but work intervened and we had to settle for something much shorter. So...
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    Re: Upper Ugab river mid July

    Thanks.
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    Re: Upper Ugab river mid July

    Pardon my ignorance, but what is BBE and SRT?
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    Fortuner Re: 3.0 D4D going into limp mode

    No chip. Injectors new, radiator good, turbo fine. No obvious suspect.
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    Fortuner 3.0 D4D going into limp mode

    My BIL drives Hilux 3.0d4d. It recently started going into limp mode in high ambient temperatures. He ha changed the temperature sensor but the problem remains.

    Any suggestions as to a possible...
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    Mabuasehube 2016/17

    For those interested, here is a report of my recent trip to Mabua. I
    have loaded it onto Dropbox. Here is the link:
    https://www.dropbox.com/s/9z915vc47mm38s1/Mabua%202016.pdf?dl=0
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    Re: Rains at Kubu Island

    A friend was there over the weekend of the 16th and had to turn around as the road was flooded.
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    Re: Another 2017 Bots Trip

    Good move!
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    Re: Another 2017 Bots Trip

    A word of warning. It will be a long day from 3rd bridge to Kubu. Take the route from Planet Boabab to cross the pans.
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    Re: Leshoalogo site numbers

    I'll be at Lesho #2 over New Years. Can't wait!
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    Re: Another 2017 Bots Trip

    KDJ contrary to the others I think that Linyanti is very nice. There is not much driving to do and time is spent resting and waiting for the game to walk past. Last July I saw two Kudu bulls fighting...
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    Re: 2017 Trip Booked At Last

    Alicecek I hope you enjoy the trip. Regarding the baboons I speak from personal experience. The site stank of baboon poo and pee and we could not use the braai area. I was booked for 2 nights and...
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    Re: Leshoalogo site numbers

    Letso 2 is the one you're looking for.
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    Re: 2017 Trip Booked At Last

    Looks nice. Just ensure that you are not allocated the site where the baboons nest at night in Ihaha. If so rather stay in Kasane and insist on a refund. Also note the one-way system in force in Chobe
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    Re: Kalahari is not for sissies

    The turn-off to Matswere Gate is from Rakops, not Francistown.
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    Sticky: 382584Central Kalahari. iPhone

    382584Central Kalahari. iPhone
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    Sticky: 382555iPhone

    382555iPhone
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    Oh, and I forgot to mention that Nissan he drives...

    Oh, and I forgot to mention that Nissan he drives is a fantastic car! I wish they were available in SA.
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    Mac is indeed a very interesting person. ...

    Mac is indeed a very interesting person.
    Welcome Mac. I'm a lurker on this forum.
  34. Thread: tyres? boring

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    Whether tongue in cheek or not. it is a valid...

    Whether tongue in cheek or not. it is a valid question.

    I recently had occasion to speak to a few large safari operators in Namibia. All of them have resorted to fit cheap Chinese tyres to their...
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    Hier is 'n paar fotos

    Hier is 'n paar fotos
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