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    Re: Land Cruiser 200 GX mags

    Keep the steel wheels, paint satin black and put on 285s.
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    Re: This VW/Ford NON-SENSE regarding Amarok

    A legacy of disappointing performance and poor build quality / reliability?

    Read up on some of the UK websites about how those BRZ / 86s are lasting...
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    Re: This VW/Ford NON-SENSE regarding Amarok

    But would anyone say that ANY of the cars on that list were really big sellers / top quality products.

    I've owned more than one on that list by the way but there isn't anything there that's a big...
  4. Re: Ladybrand - Maseru - Semonkong - Qachas Nek in a Day

    Thanks guys - thought that Google Maps was lying through its teeth.
  5. Ladybrand - Maseru - Semonkong - Qachas Nek in a Day

    Hi guys

    As above, would it be feasible to drive from Clarens via the above route and get to Port St Johns in a day?

    I suspect no?
  6. Limpopo Farms - Pont Drift "Scare Cannons" (Loud Bangs)

    Hi Guys

    Hope that all is well!

    We've just returned from a spectacular week in Mashatu Nature Reserve (Tuli Block).

    Our camp is within 800m of Pont Drift border post as the crow flies.
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    Re: Hankook Dynapro MT

    Love Hankook MT's.

    Had them on a 4x2 Triton and my Defender 90.

    I honestly got places in that Triton that no 4x2 had a right to go - sand, mud, even snow.

    Road noise - it's a MT but not as...
  8. Re: 2007 - 2011 Escape Gear Seat Covers For Sale

    https://www.4x4community.co.za/classifieds/showproduct.php/product/50834/title/escape-gear-canvas-seat-covers-double-cab-ford-ranger-2f-mazda-bt-50-2007-2011/cat/5

    Bump
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    Re: K100 Flying Brick

    Just do this please

    http://www.bikebound.com/2018/07/27/bmw-k100-street-scrambler/
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    Defender Re: Buying a defender in 2019

    Agree with the above.

    Very liveable day to day and if your wife is like mine, you may end up fighting for the keys some days.

    They respond well to being driven a certain way i.e. with...
  11. Squeaking from drivetrain in reverse and running against 1st and 2nd downhill

    Hey Team

    As above, my 2010 4x2 3.0 CRDi BT-50 has a very annoying and high pitched squeak.

    It only happens in reverse and at low speeds in first and second if I'm running against compression.
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    Re: What are my Tyre choices ?

    https://www.errolstyres.co.za

    Best place to do research.

    Looks like they've still got the older General Grabber in that size.
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  13. Defender Re: Defender SWB... help me become the happiest person on earth!

    I saw something like this last week in Durban - looks very silly I'm afraid.

    The load bin was literally big enough for the spare tyre to stand upright in.
  14. Defender Re: Defender SWB... help me become the happiest person on earth!

    I'm 1.77 and 72kg and the Pick Up wasn't comfortable for me so reconsider...

    90 Station Wagon is fine.
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    Re: Pandora's box....

    Agree with second post - unless you can take 2 months plus it's gonna be a heavy trip daily km wise.

    Re vehicle, if one looks at it in an unbiased manner, a good diesel double cab is hard to beat...
  16. Re: Goodyear Wrangler A/T Adventure or Pirelli Scorpion A/T+?

    I've done about 50 000km on a set of Goodyear Wrangler Adventures.

    Rotated every 10 000km. Still plenty of life left - I'd say minimum 30 000km.

    No offroad / gravel punctures but they seem...
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    Re: Crispy Toyota

    Amazing what a good clean and a few days in the sun with the windows down will do.

    My bakkie was owned by a smoker and I've always said I'd never buy a vehicle that smells of smoke.

    The price...
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    Re: Wheel weight - Ford Ranger

    Very interesting, I recall reading in one of the American magazines that a bigger wheel vs tyre combo (lower sidewall) is normally lighter so good to see that this is not always the case.
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    Re: 2 year solo 4x4 africa exploration

    Very nice. 265/70r16 is also a very common size so doubt you'll have issues if you need a spare.

    As per your discussions so far and as per ASPW's thoughts recently, unless you overload the...
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    Re: Mapungubwe area bush camping

    No feedback but I'd love to know more - we go to the Tuli every year and I want to extend our next trip!
  21. Re: From west to east across the Makgadigadi Pans reserve

    Sounds epic.

    Take pics and let us know how it goes.
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    Re: How hard can it be? 3 kids, will travel.

    Awesome well done!

    Have said that when the small one (likely to only be one) comes along the last year before school starts we're also wanting to do 6 plus months of Southern Africa to broaden the...
  23. Re: Roof Rack/Mounting - over- or under-designed?

    Knowing that Amarok mountain area, I'd possibly get a GOOD fitment centre to drill out and tap that 6mm point to an 8mm and then prepare the surface and screw in and Sikaflex one of those short...
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    Re: Lightweight Aluminium Canopy - Advice

    I reckon that this will cost less than 1/4 of an aluminium canopy from a major manufacturer.

    I built up an aluminium hardshell tonneau for my Triton so this is the next step haha.
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    Re: Lightweight Aluminium Canopy - Advice

    They're bloody strong. Also thought to use some Sikaflex in each join when riveting.
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    Lightweight Aluminium Canopy - Advice

    Hi team

    Hope someone can advise

    I've seen these canopies in the US https://gofastcampers.com/collections/campers/products/gfc-platform-standard - they are awesome.

    The full lifting doors on...
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    Re: New 2019 Ranger

    Has low range - seems overkill?
  28. Re: Goodyear Wrangler AT Adventure vs Continental WorldContact 4x4

    You'll be amazed how light those Wrangler Adventures are - comparable to most HT tyres I think.
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    Re: Advice buy house on South Coast

    Regardless of area etc - running a rental home / AirBnB that you rely on others to clean, administer etc can become a) costly and b) stressful / a bit of a nightmare.

    I'd say rather invest that R...
  30. Re: Best 10-seater 4x4 for bad gravel and tar roads

    Honestly, your simplest, tried and tested option lies here http://sanipasstours.com/our-fleet-team/ .

    These guys have custom converted Land Cruisers that go up and down Sani Pass every day.
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  31. Re: 2007 - 2011 Escape Gear Seat Covers For Sale

    Last discount - need to go!

    R 1 350 for a full set of canvas seat covers.

    https://www.4x4community.co.za/classifieds/showproduct.php?product=50834
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    Re: Port St Johns - Property for Sale

    I can HIGHLY recommend Port St John's River Lodge - great staff, reasonable rates, very clean, great food and convenient location with amazing views.
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    Re: Port St Johns - Property for Sale

    Had a great ride early Sat AM (alone) touch wood.

    Managed that climb up to the Airstrip then there's the most epic ribbon of tarmac down to Second Beach.

    My wife and I also ran Sat afternoon...
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    Re: Port St Johns - Property for Sale

    The property next door to "our" one recently went for R 480 k.

    Think that our one probably worth a little bit more - R 550 k?

    Big piece of land with a small 2 bed one bathroom house and large...
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    Re: Seconds from disaster

    That's crazy.

    One wonders if it would have been as bad if you had 17 inch rims and a tough AT tyre like a BFG AT or Cooper ST Maxx?
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