Search:

Type: Posts; User: Swannie1960; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 26 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    163
    Views
    11,843

    Re: 4x4-ing and the well matured

    Also consider getting yourself a pair of cycling gloves with gel padding.
  2. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,179

    Re: Punda Maria Road to KNP

    is this happening at the moment?
  3. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,179

    Re: Punda Maria Road to KNP

    Thanks! I like option 1 better.
  4. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,179

    Re: Punda Maria Road to KNP

    Snap.
  5. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,179

    Re: Punda Maria Road to KNP

    Piggy backing on this thread: What is the recommended route from Polokwane to Punda Maria?
  6. Replies
    14
    Views
    796

    Re: Independent Merc Garage, or Dealers?

    Chris Cloete Motors in the east of Pretoria is outstanding. He is a Merc specialist. Phone Chris Cloete Motors and ask for Chris. You can say Johan Swanepoel referred you. I drive from Roodepoort...
  7. Re: VW Amarok Service 150 000 KM recommended workshop ?

    East Auto in the east of Pretoria. They are excellent! Ask for Ronnie or Bernard.

    Alternatively Vag Spec as mentioned.
  8. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,454

    Re: Entry level Nikon and Canon

    I think you are beibg very sensible in how you do this: firstly by supporting him and then also not just throwing money at it.

    Great opportunity to spend some quality time together.
  9. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,393

    Re: Bought a caravan !

    Congrats! Happy camping!
  10. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,048

    Re: Cycling to work - Pretoria

    If I were in your shoes, I would also consider it. Apart from the saving and health benefits, it will probably be faster as well.

    Just scout the route carefully for safety. You need enough...
  11. Replies
    50
    Views
    6,161

    Re: Fuel price and cost of 4x4ing

    It is getting to me as well. The Amarok as daily is frugal enough that I can live with that. But doing the fun stuff not high on the list at the moment, I am afraid.
  12. Re: Kruger - Ellie charges tourists who run for their lives - shots fired by guides

    Swambo and I did the Mathikithi camp and trail last week. I found the guides to be excellent. We were thoroughly briefed before we started and they were extremely cautious and alert at all times. ...
  13. Replies
    6
    Views
    522

    Re: Barberton or Nelspruit camping

    Is Badplaas too far out?
  14. Re: I have been enticed by the geeky looking girl - My Pajero Sport buying experience

    Geluk, Andrew! I didnt know about the "demise" of the FJ. Glad you are OK.

    Looking forward to your feedback on the new toy.
  15. Replies
    34
    Views
    7,492

    Re: Vehicle crash on Sani Pass switch backs

    All of this is outside the frame of reference for the casual visitor. I wonder if there was any formal warning about the dangerous conditions?
  16. Replies
    34
    Views
    7,492

    Re: Vehicle crash on Sani Pass switch backs

    Glad she is OK. They specifically mention ice. She is a brave lady.
  17. Re: best Route from Vereeniging to Hoedspruit

    We are leaving for Hoedspruit on Saturday from Roodepoort. After looking at all the options I am going via the N1 to Polokwane, then Tzaneen and then Hoedspruit. About 50 km further, but all the...
  18. Replies
    367
    Views
    50,596

    Re: My FJ buying experience

    I am sorry to hear, Andrew. It is tough.
  19. Re: Recommendations please: Who can strip my Gwagon and rebuild it again?

    This is how it should be done. Nothing quick or cheal about it.
  20. Re: Recommendations please: Who can strip my Gwagon and rebuild it again?

    Because this is a typical example of a project that will run over several months, required skillec artisans, using expensive equipment and dedicating their infrastructure, yet as per the OP without...
  21. Replies
    36
    Views
    5,762

    Re: Crosroads------Again?

    I can sense the excitement. Nice! Good luck with the build!

    please post pictures of your progress.
  22. Re: The Fuel saving thread - Tips on using less fuel whilst driving

    It is not safe to disable powersteering. You lose manouverability.
  23. Re: The Fuel saving thread - Tips on using less fuel whilst driving

    These are the things I believe make a difference. They are not all driving tips per se, but I regard them as important:
    * a well tuned and regularly serviced car
    * drive a smaller car
    * drive...
  24. Replies
    190
    Views
    31,853

    Poll: Re: Will you make this climb with your 4x4?

    Well done. That was fun to watch. Thanks, Jors.
  25. Replies
    174
    Views
    33,487

    Re: tyres.co.za

    Has nobody laid criminal charges yet?
  26. Re: Long distance driving, and the role that speed plays in your fatigue

    Getting reckless it seems ...
  27. Re: Long distance driving, and the role that speed plays in your fatigue

    I also find that my eating and drinking patters have an effect. I cannot "eat and drive". No stopping for a Wimpy burger for me - it is like getting aneasthetics. A bit of droee wors and slowly...
  28. Re: Long distance driving, and the role that speed plays in your fatigue

    Absolutely agree. Although we think that the extra focus helps, it does make you more tired. The challenge is finding that optimal speed.
  29. Replies
    277
    Views
    35,334

    Re: How many kilos on your car?

    Mercedes-Benz 1990, 190e, 2.0 liter auto: 44000 km. No digits missing.
  30. Re: Custom (or standard) canvas bags (Durban)

    I know a guy who does this. Have sent you a PM.
  31. Replies
    5
    Views
    695

    Re: Maybach offroader

    Money doesnt buy you class!
  32. Replies
    86
    Views
    14,026

    Ford & Mazda Re: New Ford Ranger Announcement

    How about posting prices? And those manne who likes to compare, have you done some comparisons between Ford / Isuzu / Toyota ?
  33. Replies
    8
    Views
    1,175

    Re: This looks legit

    I would think that these companies monitor whats being advertised and set up traps for these bastards. Shouldn't be too difficult to pin him down.
  34. Re: Centurion - conversion of ceiling to beamed ceiling

    A well thought through response. As Murphy says: nothing is as easy as it looks.
  35. Replies
    36
    Views
    3,338

    Re: Function over form? Or not?

    That oke is probably very proud of his spoek and plak jobbie. So I will go and look at what he did and give him a pat on the back for seeing the project through.

    But that definitely doesn't mean...
Results 1 to 35 of 884
Page 1 of 26 1 2 3 4