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    Re: Older Wrangler reliability.

    Genade manne, die TJ kom vanuit 'n ander eeu! OP get yourself a JK...:o
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    Re: FJ Cruiser or Amarok V6?

    Mmmmm, two rather different vehicles, each brilliant for its intended purpose. The dogs: I'm thinking rather FJ with cargo net. If he's not dead set on those two, he should also try out all the...
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    Re: Older Wrangler reliability.

    You can get a nice JK 3.8 V6 for that budget even though it'll be ~10 years old. Good power but not really fast. Thirsty, especially with mods. Solid drive train AFAIK. Diesel - well, I'd be wary of...
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    Sticky: Re: Bird Identification

    Grey hornbill! Beautiful Bushveld bird, I'm surprised they've made their way to Joburg already.
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    Re: Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park tour

    This! We came across a European couple in a rental Polo (or similar) at H-I and they complained that they did not see anything the whole day. I pointed to some rhino in the shrubs close by, but they...
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    Re: N. Cape flower season

    No, that's a Cape coral snake or coral cobra, highly venomous! :o See: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aspidelaps_lubricus. Edit; sorry my bad, looks like you're right.
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    Re: Looking at Buying a TB

    No Chev is available new in SA. That's just another boring crossover SUV...
  8. Thread: Is this it?

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    Re: Is this it?

    That is the case, I'm just stirring...
  9. Thread: Is this it?

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    Re: Is this it?

    Cool, complete with Land Cruiser back-up vehicle! Ah, the proud tradition continues...
  10. Thread: Karasburg

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    Re: Karasburg

    Back in 2012 we stayed at Karas Cottages in town and it was very nice but strictly self-catering. Subsequent reviews do not look too flattering though. Karasburg is a rather sad place; if you don't...
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    Re: FOR SALE : 1985 Hilux 2200 4x4 D/Cab 4Y

    Nee, ek's sommer net stout...
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    Re: FOR SALE : 1985 Hilux 2200 4x4 D/Cab 4Y

    Yeah but don't try to drive it over Loch Athlone outside of Bethlehem now...
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    Re: FOR SALE : 1985 Hilux 2200 4x4 D/Cab 4Y

    Ah, the average man's Land Cruiser of the '80's. The vehicle Landy owners grew to hate as so many were extracted or towed to safety by them. The rodeo bull on any surface. That distinctive smell in...
  14. Re: Richtersveld - possible in an Iveco 4x4 motorhome?

    Go for it!! Sure, some of the really hectic 4x4 trails (e.g. to Venstervalle) might be too tight in places, but you should be fine on most others.
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    Re: Identify the birds

    African harrier hawk (gymnogene)!
  16. Re: EMERGENGY / NOODGEVAL - Missing Australian self drive visitors... Vermiste klient

    I know the thread has served its purpose; but all those places booked and payed for where they did not stay, who is losing all those tens of thousands of Rands?
  17. Re: EMERGENGY / NOODGEVAL - Missing Australian self drive visitors... Vermiste klient

    Hulle het seker 'n vloermoer gegooi by Mopane Lodge oor iets kleins en summier die pad gevat, nou's alles wat vooraf gereŽl is sommer sleg. Klink na bedorwe mense.
  18. Re: EMERGENGY / NOODGEVAL - Missing Australian self drive visitors... Vermiste klient

    Please refer to post #38; they're in the Western Cape by now.
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    Re: 2005 Jeep Cherokee 2.8 CRD

    With a low budget the golden rule is to stick to Japanese with FSH when it comes to 4x4's. You clearly have a bee in your bonnet re a Cherokee diesel; sure they are cheap to buy and fun to drive but...
  20. Re: EMERGENGY / NOODGEVAL - Missing Australian self drive visitors... Vermiste klient

    Fishy scenario... 8) Oh well, at least they're OK.
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    Re: Kruger in September Long Weekend - Caravan

    This ^. Since you're a paying guest they'll accommodate you but I also think it's wise to make arrangements first.
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    Re: Educate me on Xtrails please.

    I'd be weary of older diesel X-Trails. On Carsurvey.org several people reported serious problems. They generally rave about the 2.5 petrol, but clutch and dual-mass flywheel failures sometimes occur....
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    Re: Chev 2.4 petrol engine

    Heeeesh! Tell him to rather fit a Lexus V8 and have some fun.
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    Re: 3.2DID or 3.8v6 LWB

    To the OP: I think you should have a serious look at this one...
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    Re: Sabie , 4x4 / MX / enduro & forest tracks

    It seems very nice and like you said, it's all about marketing and the right exposure. I see there are some pockets of indigenous forest in the encircled area while the rest seems completely...
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    Re: 2004 Jeep Cherokee 2.8 CRD LTD

    R100k for a 15-year-old Cherokee diesel. It should go for half that. Go see all the issues in the Jeep Problems thread...
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    Re: Lr defender...where are they?

    You have a point; when they were still available new lots of people bought them for the image and used them as their daily drive. However, the image-conscious want to drive a new vehicle every few...
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    Re: Marius's Gen4 Pajero life thread

    Wel, myne is! Hy't nou maar ~277k km's op maar is horrrrrring oud; 2001 model soos jy kan sien in my signature. Myne is handrat en ek het nog geen koppelaar issues gehad in meer as vyf jaar nie; ek...
  29. Re: Toyota SA to drop Hilux's 2,8-litre turbodiesel into Land Cruiser Prado

    Nice; about time!
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    Re: Route advice CPT to Punda Naria

    How about leaving the N1 at Three Sisters and take the N12 to overnight at Mokala NP? Then just continue north along the N12 until Klerksdorp where you take the R30 north to join up with the N14 to...
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    Re: Traditional Afrikaner Food - what is it?

    The Suidwesters and Botswana Boere will take great offence at this! Roo on the barbie is popular in Oz.
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    Re: Day Trip - Sani Pass suggestions

    It's the highest in Africa south of Mount Meru, which itself is only a few minutes south of Kilimanjaro.
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    Re: Day Trip - Sani Pass suggestions

    Huh?? Mount Kenya 5199m, Mount Stanley (Rwenzoris) 5109m, Mount Meru 4566m, Ras Deshen (Ethiopia) 4550m, Jbel Toubkal (Moroccan Atlas) 4167m, Mount Cameroon 4100m, etc etc. But yes, a hike up Thabana...
  34. Thread: Is this it?

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    Re: Is this it?

    Utility versions. Okay, THAT got my attention! Looking forward to the unveiling in September.
  35. MediaRelease: Re: Jhb to kgalagadi N12 via Kuruman or as an option, via Kimberley ?

    Yup, that stretch of the R64 is part of the N8 nowadays.
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