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    Re: Classic Land Cruisers

    Marius jy is van die min bevooregdes in SA met so 'n mooi Shorty. Ons ander kan net droom en jaloers wees.

    Wat is nou weer die regte woord vir pragtig[emoji12]
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    Re: Classic Land Cruisers

    Stunning
  3. Re: Off-road ride quality: Vehicle vibrates on gravel

    There are two speeds for bad corrugated roads. 20 or 120[emoji13]
  4. Re: Off-road ride quality: Vehicle vibrates on gravel

    UnFortunately not[emoji12]
  5. Re: Off-road ride quality: Vehicle vibrates on gravel

    Problem when the inexperienced drive faster on gravel they roll their cars
  6. Re: What is Toyota wiring colour convention for Fortuner? Aux power from roof console

    I might be wrong but the usual Toyota standard as per my memory.

    Earth = White/Black

    Pos Switched ignition to engine controls = White/Red.

    Pos Switched Ignition ACC = Black

    Pos Black/...
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    Re: My ranger building thread

    Find some old pics on my Laptop. Nice memories.;D

    Think it can take on a few coil setups when it comes to flex.>:D

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    Patrol Re: 4.2 tdi Patrol DC conversion

    Dalk is daar`n beter oplossing daar is heelwat kits beskikbaar. Ek het destyds pneumatic shifters gekyk toe ek die Ranger gebou het.

    Ek dink dit kan dalk `n werk wees om GRX box op diesel mooi te...
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    Re: Land Cruiser 300 - 3.3L V6 diesel

    I would have only be afraid if they drove Pajeros and Amaroks [emoji1787]
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    Re: Land Cruiser 300 - 3.3L V6 diesel

    Even terrorists make the right choice [emoji23][emoji23]
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    Re: 2008 V6 Prado Compression Readings

    km reading on the engine? Any loss in power? Were a calibrated compression tester used?

    If the engine is still running fine I will not be bothered.
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    Re: Classic Land Cruisers

    Very good looking Cruiser.
  13. Thread: Classic Patrols

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    Re: Classic Patrols

    Some useless information the Nissan P engine were based on the Toyota straight six A engine.
    Like the Cruiser F engine were based on the Chevy I6
  14. Thread: Classic Patrols

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    Re: Classic Patrols

    The more I look at the pic the more convinced I am that I have seen on on a farm in the 80`s. Thought it were a Willys with a mocked up grill. Might be worth to do some back tracking.
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    Re: Classic Land Cruisers

    Forty is my dream[emoji12]
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    Re: Classic Land Cruisers

    When I started the thread I had the real oldies like the 20,30,40,50 and 60 series in mind. Think that most of the owners of the real Classic`s are members to Cruiser only forums.

    So yes any...
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    Re: Gd6 Hikux: Impressed

    Have found the GD6 very capable. With rear diff lock and front traction control it goes well rock crawling.
  18. Thread: Unichip 4L V6

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    Re: Unichip 4L V6

    In the manual they can sit against the limiter all day long;D

    Only way to kill a one 1GR is if you move its rev limiter to higher settings.
  19. Thread: 80 series towing

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    Re: 80 series towing

    The 4.5EFI engine in the 70 Series is what made them a legend. Many 4.5EFI`s still doing duty in our area towing heavy double axle cattle trailers.
    The answer to your question the 4.5EFI 80 series...
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    Re: Dry mechanisms and other sun damage

    I have owned 3 Nissan Hardbodies. Very reliable mechanical but must have the have the worst interior of any vehicle I have ever owned.

    Past 10 years of age it is a constant battle to keep the...
  21. Thread: Unichip 4L V6

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    Re: Unichip 4L V6

    Some day some very clever oke must show me how do you get huge gains on a NA engine with a chip.

    On the 1GR single VVT engines there are only three parameters to adjust.

    1. Ignition timing.
    ...
  22. Thread: Classic Patrols

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    Re: Classic Patrols

    First Patrols were code named the 4W60. Followed by the 4W61 and 4W65.

    The 4W70 were build on a Dodge M37 chassis with Nissan running gear.

    Seems that very few have survived globally. Now the...
  23. Re: Richtersveld - possible in an Iveco 4x4 motorhome?

    And most of the locals drive old battered 2wd bakkies and platkarre;D
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    Re: Land Cruiser 300 - 3.3L V6 diesel

    Rowan I do agree that on paper the 4.5l v8 does not look good. Not quite the same comparison as you did between the Prado and 200 V8 Cruiser.

    My son owns a manual 2.8GD6 Hilux. On paper very close...
  25. Thread: Knock when cold

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    Re: Knock when cold

    Dual Mass Flywheel.
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    Re: Ineos Grenadier revealed!!

    With a vehicle like the Grenadier you need to enter markets like Armies and mining operations. Very few of the past and current 4x4`s in this class could achieved that. It still have a long way to go...
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    Re: Word ek oud of word ek slim.

    Patrollie lyk mooi op 35`s.;D
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    Re: Classic Land Cruisers

    That were my very reasons for buying the 2 Cruisers. I have turned 60 this year. My car buying days are getting less.
    They should last till I give up 4x4 and overlanding. FJ or Prado for Swambo...
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    Re: Classic Land Cruisers

    Nee man[emoji22][emoji22]
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    Re: Classic Land Cruisers

    I had a yellow FJ45 like that in the pic. Were looking for pic`s over the weekend but could not find them.
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    Re: Classic Land Cruisers

    Very nice looking Shorty. Followed the build on Land Cruiser forum.
    Must be one of the best in the country.

    Well done Theo.
  32. Thread: Classic Patrols

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    Re: Classic Patrols

    Nice to see they are still around.;D
  33. Thread: Classic Patrols

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    Re: Classic Patrols

    Will talk to Ignus. It is his Patrol after all.
  34. Thread: Toyota Pictures

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    Sticky: Re: Toyota Pictures

    Have a few memories of that shape Roelf. Iscor had a few of them. The one on our Section did 420k km in mining pit conditions
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    Re: Classic Land Cruisers

    Another FJ45 still doing duty[emoji12]
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