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    Re: Conqueror Companion Solar setup

    I have a 20 amp controller mounted under the bed close to the battery and a 100 w flexible panel. Gives me 5 to 6 amps but will be adding a second unit soon. I store the panel between the mattress ...
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    Great mod. Will eb looking into doing the same.
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    Re: 2017 Ranger XLT 2.2 sync 3 HELP

    Happened to me with my 2018 3,2 XLT. Not worried as i use me phone a google maps. As soon as I plug in phone i can use the large screen. I did however complain bitterly and they gave me the a number...
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    Re: 2017 Ford Everest 2.2 4x4 review

    I had an issue with my XLT Ranger's cruise control. Ended up a corrupt file. Was reloaded and all in order. Try your luck at the dealership. I was let down and pushed hard for discount and received a...
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    Re: Engine Braking on A/T Ford Ranger

    Another method to reduce speed on technical downhills is to switch on the air conditioner. This draws a little more power out of the engine. On the face lift rangers not possible as these now have...
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    Ford & Mazda Re: What have you done on your New FORD RANGER T6?

    2018 XLT 3.2 Auto 4x4

    Iron Man Snorkel
    Rubberising
    Charcoal mag wheels outback
    Aoeroklas Canopy
    National Luna Charging System
    Wheel arches
    Seat Covers
    Nudge Bar
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    Re: Silverton Rangers

    2015 XLT 3.2 - fitted
    2016 XLT 3.2 - fitted
    2018 XLT 3.2 - fitted

    Possible not being fitted on 2.2 due to costs
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    I have a full cover over my Companion and have two inflatable exercise balls on the roof to lift and this assists with circulation . Ben using it for year with no problems.\
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    Re: Leopard Incident- Matopi

    Spent my younger year growing up in the KNP and there was an incident were a leopard killed a woman in the staff village. If you have a cat at home you will know they are fearless and conniving.
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  10. Re: C Commander deur Baviaans en Price Alfred Passe?

    Should not be a problem at all. We do it on a bicycle every August and have heaps of fun. The fans have been repaired with cement sections and MC. Mother of all climbs has also received my needed...
  11. Thread: Speed Control

    by Grant1
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    Ford & Mazda Re: Speed Control

    Hi Francois,

    Just got news that a file was corrupt and all is well. Thank you very much.


    Regards
  12. Thread: Speed Control

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    Ford & Mazda Speed Control

    Best for 2018.

    Got my new Ranger XLT 4X4 just before Christmas and on delivery found the speed control inactive. Buttons are fitted on steering wheel but unable to activate. Ranger is with the...
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    Re: Companion - Tips, tricks and mods

    You also need to take into consideration fellow campers. We had one caravan with its reflective cover blinding us for most of the afternoon.
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    Re: Toekoms van kampering

    Koro Koro - Great place and excellent service. been going since 2010.

    My grip however is the costs. There are only the two of us , but have to pay for 4 on the stand. I have seen a few parks no...
  15. Thread: New Patrol

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    Re: New Patrol

    Saw the Patrol at the last Nissan trail Seeker race and what a beauty. I drove GQ and what a piece of machinery it is. From over landing to trails it never let me down. After 400k km sold it on and...
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    Re: National Luna 90L Twin - crack

    Have a 13 month old NL 90lt and also developed a hair line crack in the black edging. Took it to NL and a day latter got a call to collect my fridge, no charge. NL replaced the carcass. Old fridges...
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    Re: What camp fridge to buy

    National Luna all the way.

    Local product with great service.
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    Not sure but I have also installed two fans ( from conqueror) into the van which create a draft. Also had foam isolation fitted under the roof from day one, so for me no chance of comparing but...
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    Just a suggestion is to get the dull silver sheet. The highly reflective sheet does create an inconvenience to all your neighbors at certain times of the day. For this reason I will not use one. If...
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    Re: Camp Music Etiquette

    So you like Chris Rea, and I enjoy heavy rock like Slayer and Pantera , and the next guy enjoys reggae and if each one has it playing softly, its going to be an absolute racket . Consideration is the...
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    No down hill and as it is a Ford with plenty of power and torque the motor runs easily. My van is also not over packed as it is only the two of us. Most of the time the water tanks are also empty. ...
  22. Re: Brand New Ford Everest supplied with mixed tires.

    Salesmen. Rubbish, the majority of these people are what I call order takers. They make no effort to sell you a vehicle. When you walk into a dealership you have already decided what you want to buy....
  23. Thread: Ford Ranger

    by Grant1
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    Re: Ford Ranger

    In the same boat and I am having a nudge bar fitted first. Will then start looking for spot lights. Ford std lights not great . Have my eyes on these.
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    Re: So who is going camping this weekend?

    Eastco near Parys for us. Very quiet and far enough of the main road.
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    Re: Conqueror Fan Club

    I have a Companion 2B and tow it with 3.2 Ranger and generally stick to 110km/hr. This gives me around 8 to 8.5 lt/100 . Increasing the speed makes a huge difference on the fuel consumption as well...
  26. Re: Have Mozambique problems contributed to Botswana chaos?

    I agree and even goes as far as general camping in SA. The normal " ek maak soos ek will" BS is what needs to stop. Most of us are not like that but this element exists and one bad apple spoils to...
  27. Re: Video : Mitsu almost toples over on Klipdrift @ Moegatle

    For me the toughest obstacle at Moegatle . Got up in my 4.2 diesel patrol, (no diff locks) but did not try it again. Not sure why they thought they would get up there. Lots of momentum needed, so you...
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    Re: Say it ain't so (battery related)

    First question would be how long have the battery's been in the caravan ?
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    Re: De Waal Drive...

    Least we forget


    National Party did it, so why not ANC or DA.

    Best Example is Voortrekkerhoogte - now Thaba Tshwane - was Roberts Heights

    Thaba Tshwane is a military base (or military...
  30. Thread: Bush Lapa mods

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    Re: Bush Lapa mods

    ;);););)

    Just a little banter. No brand bashing. Both products are proudly South African and with all the competition we as consumers are getting the benefit. Getting older but still keeping the...
  31. Thread: Bush Lapa mods

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    Re: Bush Lapa mods

    Thank goodness I have a Conqueror Companion that has everything as standard. No need to do so many modifications. I trust BL are supplying their latest models with all the upgrades. ;);););););););)
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    Re: Sikaflex for mounting solar bracket

    Was also looking at mounting solar panels to my companion but decided against that. I fitted a regulator under the bed and BH connector is located in the power socket.

    I then opted for the...
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    Re: So many choices, which one?

    General Grabbers - you won't be sorry
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    Re: So who is going camping this weekend?

    Koro Koro, this weekend on # 20.

    Really enjoy the bush and the tranquillity, but will have my bok jersey on for Saturday. To everybody safe travels
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    Re: Any happy Conqueror Companion Owners?

    It is my third Conqueror. It is the new spec 2 berth unitand we are enjoying it tremendously. No major issues to date and after one yearwe are very happy with our purchase. Easy to set up and pack...
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