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    Re: Td5 engine mount

    Rev the engine and see if it "rocks" left to right..
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    Discovery 4 Re: Is it my fault- Discovery 4 in hospital.

    Surely with all the broken-crank engines lying around a second hand tappit cover is easily obtainable?

    Sorry, I see it's a D4, not d3... Maybe there are not many d4's with broken engines lying...
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    Discovery 2: Re: TD5 TORQUE CONVERToR MOD

    So what's your impression, is it a worthwhile mod? How does it effect the driveability of the car?
  4. Re: A new baby in the house! 2004 Disco 2 TD5 Auto

    Congratulations! You won't be sorry...

    Your consumption of 10l/100 km seems a bit too good to be true, I get 12.5 l/100km on the open road, best ever 11.5km/100km, around town gets to...
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    Sticky: Re: LR parts offered / required

    I have a D1 window up/down switch and globe holders and water temp sensor to give away.
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    Re: This VW/Ford NON-SENSE regarding Amarok

    We are moving in the direction where individual car ownership will not be the norm.

    Cars will become like a Uber utility, you "hire" the (driverless) car for a trip.

    So cars will not be...
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    Re: Kruger self satering with small kids

    If I were you I'd book in at ngwenya lodge and then do day trips into the park. Your boys will enjoy the kids activities at the lodge and daily, morning and/or afternoon in the park.

    If you get a...
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    Discovery 2: Re: Disco 2 alarm immobilizer

    Are you sure the second key was not there to act as the transponder and the other keys transponder does not work?

    Open the keys and see if you can read the ID on the fob. Check if both fobs are...
  9. Thread: TD5 Engine

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    Re: TD5 Engine

    The cam lobes are also different. I'm not sure how much difference they make to the power output but I've got a 10P cam (long story with an unethical Indie) in my 18p head and the car still goes...
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    Re: CTek XS7000 error

    Yes, ctek are in SA, Hans Bosch on the forum. He is very good re after sales service, he fixed my ctek that I bought in the UK,very helpful.

    Try this email..
    [email protected]
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    Sticky: Re: LR parts offered / required

    Is yours completely broken, have you opened it up to see what the problem is inside it?
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    Re: This is why we bought an Indian 4x4!

    Is the renault duster an indian 4x4?
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    Re: Landrover disco 3 crankshaft failure

    I'm surprised the Indie has not yet pleaded bankruptcy, 4 motors and still determined to fix...THAT'S DEDICATION AND CUSTOMER SERVICE!
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    Solar tubes and no water input.

    What happens if the water is shut off (pipe burst in the street) and there is no cold water coming into the geyser?

    My solar tube temp is now 97`C, the water in the geyser 55 but it seems that the...
  15. Wrangler 4dr Re: Replace OEM catalytic converter or decat and fit aftermarket exhaust??

    Why do you want to disable the O2 sensors? Remove the cat and put sensors back into the exhaust pipe.
    I was under the impression that O2 sensors are part of the fuelling feedback loop and are...
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    Re: 2008 Kia sedona 2.9crdi

    The other post mentioned he gets 12l/ 100km, you get 8.2l/100km...

    Are we talking about the same car, engine?
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    Re: Gried-Tied; Power during blackout

    Thank you. One wonders if the functionality is still offered today..

    As for ground breaking, this forum was told that its impossible to get power from panels when grid tied and Escom is down.....
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    Re: Blinkgatproducts - Iveco Kamper

    Here's a piece from 2017, not sure how much the Iveco has been improved since then, but the Iveco is, in my opinion, in the same class as the unimog.

    https://youtu.be/mE166UG-R8c
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    Nitecore, do you have it?

    Hi, do you keep stock of this torch?

    NITECORE MT21C CREE XP-L HD V6 LED 1000 Lumen Multifunctional 90 Degree Adjustable Flashlight.

    Regards, Padraic
  20. Re: Led lenser - crap product - crap after sales service

    So let me get this straight. You buy an overpriced torch, believing it should last forever?

    Your strategy is flawed. By cheap and throw away, they after all, are just torches.

    I bough 12, usd4...
  21. Discovery 2: Re: Land Rover radio ( VDO) wiring vs Alpine wiring

    Look at Grom Audio, they may have the adaptor.
  22. Re: Discovery 2 V8 vs. TD5: The fuel consumption issue..

    Td5 auto, around town, max 14l/ 100km...Open road, best at 11.5....Mixed,a consistent 12.5l/ 100 km... That's std, no tuning, clean filters etc at 110-120 km/hr..

    You can find TD 5's at R40-50k, I...
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    Re: Gried-Tied; Power during blackout

    Which other domestic Grid-tied inverters provide this feature?

    I was under the impression if there was a blackout and one does not have batteries there cannot be any power provided by the panels.
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    Gried-Tied; Power during blackout

    Looks like SMA has introduced a feature that allows one to draw 1500W from solar panels, to a dedicated plug, without batteries during a blackout. Very nice feature, hopefully other manufacturers...
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    Discovery 2: Re: Hawkeye, Nanocom or others?

    Does it work on a TD5?
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    Discovery 2: Re: Defender transfer case in discovery

    Yes, I had a defender t/box in my D2 auto.

    The revs are just a bit higher, at 110km/hr with a defender box they're at 3000rpm, with the original discovery box they're at 2750.. The engine always...
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    Discovery 1 Re: Discovery td5 auto

    This is from another forum that describes how to adjust..He moves the actual XYS-switch while keeping the cable bolt tight.

    Crawl under from the passenger side and loosen the two bolts with the...
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    Discovery 1 Re: Discovery td5 auto

    Could be the xyz-switch cable that needs adjusting.

    Its a 1 nut adjust, put in 1st manually, tighten, retest kind of job. If that fails then it's the xyz-switch itself.

    Check when in "D" it's...
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    Defender Re: Td5 leaking intercooler

    I would rather spend the money on a madman,there's a new fancier version coming out soon,and just buy a second hand original intercooler.

    If you upgrade the intercooler then you should do turbo,...
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    Re: Buying land in Mozambique

    Yes, this is possible. There are various options, you can buy timeshare and "property" / houses , prebuilt or built to order. The "owner" (a registered business in Moz) of the properties has a 99...
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    Re: Power steering fluid

    This baffles me. I sent my Sorento for a service. One item is "top up fluids"... Why should fluids be topped up in a closed system. If fluid disappears then it must be leaking = problem right?
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    Re: My solar geyser setup.

    Please draw a sketch of your setup, which system is on its own controller, which is on geyserwise, where are the tubes / panels connected.

    FYI, 22 tubes to a 100l tank is plenty, that water shoud...
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    Re: Scamed and need help!

    Sorry to say but did you not see the PA had a different email address to the coy's email address? I think your monry is looooong gone.

    Here is the info I have of them.
    CHRIS - 060 459 0837
    It...
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    Re: IR Gun Recommendations

    Google FLIR, there's a civilian version for usd200, that is pretty good.. It fits onto your mobile phone....

    https://www.flir.com/applications/home-outdoor/
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    Electric motor into Defender conversions

    https://www.aulro.com/afvb/alternate-energies/272490-cheap-nissan-leaf-parts.html

    An interesting conversion, taking motor from an EV Leaf and fitting into a defender, 100kw / 350Nm.

    Now the...
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