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  1. Thread: Camping trailer

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    Re: Camping trailer

    She's sold me all our Venter trailers
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    Re: CTek D to DC charger

    I agree with you fully, the OP asked about the Ctek, now comparing that price range to the NL unit there is not much between them, for a little more investment the OP will have a premium DC to DC...
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    Re: CTek D to DC charger

    I thought so too until I looked at the specs of the NL, it's designed to be installed in an engine bay, it's got its waterproof rating, it can take the engine bay heat and that monitor screen is just...
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    Re: CTek D to DC charger

    Look at the new National Luna one, it's brilliant and you can get (optional) display monitor.
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    I'm actually shocked at the gas bottle bracket/setup supplied from the factory, I'm lucky that I still have the old rear mounted bottles, works like a charm.

    I like what you have done, basically...
  6. Re: Stealers, sometimes their parts are just better...

    Adding to this, I know dealers use "pirate" parts on vehicles on the 2nd hand floor, heard this 1st hand from Nissan Edenvale. They're not going to fit genuine brakes, for example, on a trade in as...
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    Re: Installing a breaked axle on echo 3

    An interesting thread to follow, it shouldn't be too difficult, I think the main work will actually be installing the braked coupler as replacing the axle with a braked axle should be pretty much...
  8. Re: Stealers, sometimes their parts are just better...

    This is true, my wife does signage for Auto Industrial, they manufacture components for many of the local manufacturers, but I don't know which "pirate" parts are theirs, so I don't want to take the...
  9. Re: Stealers, sometimes their parts are just better...

    I've been servicing my Fortuner myself for 100 000kms, always by OEM parts, when I did the cam belt, it put my mind at ease as the belt and the accessory belt I took off were both still in excellent...
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    Re: jerry cans petrol - diesel

    So true, but if you could test the diesels ability to resist knock, on the RON index it would be way up there around 160
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    Re: jerry cans petrol - diesel

    Petrol will reduce the octane for the diesel, diesel octane is around 160, [emoji23]
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    I recently adjusted my brakes on my Comfort and I over adjusted them, they do get very hot and as said above your engine in low range will do lots of braking going down the hill(s) where the caravan...
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    Re: jerry cans petrol - diesel

    A tiny bit of petrol in diesel or visa versa will have very little to no effect on your vehicle.
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    Re: Alignment after lift?

    I always do at least an alignment check after any suspension work has been done, even if they try not to adjust anything it still seems to move slightly.
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    Re: Ammo box, it is a good option

    I also love my ammo boxes, I have about 8, Makro has the CampMaster ones for R119 and on special for R99, I wait for the special, seems I can't resist them.
  16. Thread: Camping trailer

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    Re: Camping trailer

    I would definitely recommend a Venter, they are very well put together, keep in mind that Challenger (who make most of the Makro trailers) closed down in Feb.

    I made the mistake of buying a normal...
  17. Thread: Trailer mags

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    Re: Trailer mags

    Here are pics of my Conqueror's std 16" white rims powder coated satin...
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    Re: Jurgens is Terug !!!

    That is great news!
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    Re: Venter Savuti/Cape Town

    Pity you're in Cpae Town, I have a Venter Bush Baby [braked] with Tentco senior RTT side hatch slide, large rear slide, large nose cone (takes 80 litre fridge) for R44k neg.
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    It's not often we see a Courage with a Howling moon roof top tent. Let me see if I can help.

    The Howlingmoon has zips that the extra awning attaches to, this would normally be left and folded away...
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    Today I finally upgraded the wheels on our Comfort.

    Now our trailer and tow car have the same size wheels, so I have 2 spares when out and about.

    Some before and after...
  22. Thread: Trailer mags

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    The guys who did my powder coating also wanted the rims stripped, so I took it to a tyre place who stripped for free and charged R50 to refit and balance. My trailer parked safely at home on axle...
  23. Thread: Trailer mags

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    Re: Trailer mags

    Just get the std rims powder coated black
  24. Thread: Rocksliders

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    Re: Rocksliders

    Why don't you just speak to Uys @ Stofpad, as far as I know he has already done the homework (measurements, CAD drawings etc) they just need to be made [emoji6]
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    Re: Gas bottle for Echo 4

    Look at the Pabar gas bottles, they make both a #7 and #10 size bottles which has very similar dimensions as the old Cadac bottles. The new Chinese made Cadac bottles rated in kgs do not fit the...
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    Pioneer Plastics or any caravan shop
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    I used the 710mm legs, I totally forgot to take pics, will do so over the weekend for you
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    Re: Rear stabilizers on Comfort

    I bought 4 x Alko lifting legs and mounted them directly to the under body, the rear was easy as you have to drill 2 holes into the C channel per leg, but the front was a tad harder as I had to use a...
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    zero offset mags are hard to find, most guys just put a wheel spacer
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    Re: Edenvale Auto spares

    I agree, just this week I sent a Hilux mag to CT (from JHB) buyer paid upfront, he should get his mag today if the courier is on time.
    Another customer in PE bought 2 x Hilux mags + tyres, paid for...
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    What year is yours?

    As the 2013 I'm looking at clearly states 1500kgs on the VIN tag
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    Thats a tad overloaded :o
    The GVM is 1500kgs
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    Thank you for the more detailed feedback, I'm just used to having the massive nose cone on the Comfort, it holds everything from camping chairs to braai grids.
    We did a weighbridge day earlier this...
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    Thanks, we are down to one young leach at this stage, how quick can one setup?
    The Comfort takes a bit of effort and you HAVE to put up the awning even for a 1 night stop over (we leave the awning...
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    To all Companion owners, I have been offered a Companion at a decent price, we currently have a Comfort, is it really worth the upgrade?
    The Companion seems to have less packing space than the...
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