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    Re: Was Lead Crystal a Scam ?

    I’ve had 3 AGMs...
    ones new , this year
    one died at about 6 years
    one is near the end now - at 10 yrs .
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    Re: Was Lead Crystal a Scam ?

    ... yes , always thought so ...
    ... point is did / do they last 3 times
    as long as other good batteries
    eg AGMs ?

    ... because thats what they cost ...
  4. Sticky: Re: WANTED thread for Land Rover parts & accessories:

    ... Goba ... !
    I’d be inclined to visit,
    ... just for the adventure !
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    Re: Do you like the new Defender?

    ... remembering as the time line :
    lego - meccano - Land Rover

    ... so then resolve to :
    Series - Defender - New Defender ?
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    Re: Canvas Gazeebo’s

    Ive been in my gazebo in strong winds and near gales ... found it
    helps to have say 2 or so full jerry cans in the middle with ropes or stretchies up to center spine
    to anchor the thing down a bit...
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    Re: Bouncy bounce

    If its single axled the axel may be
    bowed due to overloading in its past. Bearings also may have shortened life.
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    Re: I bought a fridge...now what

    Just get a solar panel and controller unit to charge your fridge ... or complement your battery ... for now.
    In the end you’ll buy them anyway.
    Keep deepfrozen milkbottle/s in your fridge (only...
  9. Thread: Is this it?

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    Re: Is this it?

    ... more than ever it will be
    this new generation of Land Rovers
    that will tow the current crop
    of outdated Toyotas and Jeeps
    to ye old knackers yard ...
  10. Thread: Is this it?

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    Re: Is this it?

    ... more the logical onward lineage from Disco 2 ...
    ...the new benchmark & trendsetter

    ... oneday most other 4*4 s
    will also be made like this ...

    ... think about it - watch it...
  11. Thread: Is this it?

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    Re: Is this it?

    ... well ... if it is 290kw ...
    dont do a wheeley in your driveway
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    Defender Re: Td5 Fuel pump not priming

    ... some of problems Ive heard cause squealing etc incl in order:
    * Fungus stuff , dirt etc in fuel tank
    impeding intake ...
    * fuel filter needs change
    * cracked/blocked fuel lines ...
    * fuel...
  13. Thread: Defender 90

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    Defender Re: Defender 90

    The change in room and storage space would need be a revolution ...

    I drive a 130 and still intend to go on a camping trip with the Jimny Club just to learn about making essential luggage choices...
  14. Re: New Land Rover Defender - World Premiere 10 Sep 2019

    ... resale price , even higher ...
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    Re: Side-striped jackal in Free State?

    The Side-Striped Jackal is found in Northern Namibia,
    reported in Lydenburg & Belfast etc & found in Kruger Park & Swaziland
    and it seems to be indicated in the reserve areas (umfolozi,...
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    Re: Side-striped jackal in Free State?

    ... not many mammals larger than
    a rabbit in Free State ;
    farmers there blast anything that moves ; been doing that for years .
  17. Re: TD5 Engine Vibration at 2250 rpm: Anyone found the cure yet?

    I know the viability of skimming a DMS can be a contentious subject , but mine was skimmed maybe 20-30000km ago, if not more, and has been fine.
    A new DMS is also pricey and installation also adds...
  18. Re: TD5 Engine Vibration at 2250 rpm: Anyone found the cure yet?

    The turbo typically comes in between 1800 and 2200 revs but its a welcome upstaging ‘event’ and not
    something Ive in anyway thought to be problematic ... no conspicuous or discrete sound or...
  19. Re: Propshaft - UJ's &/or Centre bearing... Refurb or service exchange

    SAJCO in Oxford road in Randburg off Malibongwe
    specialise in these refurbs ...
    If you remove and refit prop-shaft/s yourself
    will be a bit cheaper than if they do ...
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    Re: This is what a burnt out D5 looks like

    I often wonder what proportion of vehicle fires result from
    DIY electrical installations and fixes
    of eg duel battery systems , winches etc
  21. Re: Can aftermarket diesel filter systems save pumps/injectors from bad fuel?

    Diesel folk also need barrier against
    petrol in diesel ...
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    Re: Electric motor into Defender conversions

    by small , I mean small ,
    even 2 HP ... or less ... maybe 1/2 HP ...

    just enough to drive a purpose designed alternator
    to re-charge the vehicles battery bank up
    from from a 25% state of...
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    Re: Brewing pot/kettle needed

    ... maybe try one of those commercial kitchen utensil suppliers
    that cater to hotels etc ...
    for large vats, storage dispensers etc ?
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    Defender Re: Buying a defender in 2019

    ... they made most of the trails ...
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    Re: Fishing Croc infested waters from the bank

    and skiing, boat driver would take sadistic time
    circling to pick one up after a fall .

    At Kariba fishermen sometimes sit in deckchairs
    with water upto/over waist because of the heat ...
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    Re: Fishing Croc infested waters from the bank

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    when Flatdog wakes up
    he wants to eat you ...
    thats his main ambition
    ... only animal thats like that ...
    with possible exception of mozzy etc
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    As with fishing , standing with sun behind...
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    Re: Electric motor into Defender conversions

    ... most vehicles are parked
    ... most of the time ...
    then ...
    so that, simply, we could have a
    small cap efficient 4-stroke that can
    drive an alternator for the battery bank ... when mains,...
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    Re: Electric motor into Defender conversions

    ... nitpickers comments aside...

    I think its an interesting and do-able avenue to deploy electric motors in Land Rovers and earlier coverage of the Londolozi , Barker vehicles etc ably illustrate...
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    Re: Electric motor into Defender conversions

    ... well ... guess they could in future
    keep you in mind if it needs cleaning
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    Re: Electric motor into Defender conversions

    ... Defenders are practical working vehicles, incubators of innovation...
    rather than ornamental exhibition pieces ...
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    Re: voortrekker....rip

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    Re: voortrekker....rip

    It is sadly apparent that many in this country are self appointed ‘hunters’ and facilitators of hunts and hunting in the name of ‘conservation’.
    I submit that surely only affected broad society and...
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    Re: Mankwe Bird Hide in Pillanesberg Burns Down

    ... will be quite a few ‘lifers’
    waiting for you there
    by the time they rebuild it ...
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    Epoxy coating of Oregan Pine

    ... so I sanded table down through sandpapers 40, 60, 80, 100, 120
    and have put good coat of ‘prodet’ catalysed resin ...
    ... which is now dry to touch after 2-3 hrs ...

    ... can I now put 600...
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    Re: voortrekker....rip

    Hunting Linked To Psychosexual Inadequacy & Uneasiness

    https://www.feelguide.com/2016/11/07/hunting-linked-to-psychosexual-inadequacy-the-5-phases-of-a-hunters-life-of-sexual-frustration/
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