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    Re: When to engage diff locks

    I think threads like these are extremely valuable. We have seen so many youngsters asking questions about purchasing their first 4x4. This may be the only place for them to learn from more...
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    Re: When to engage diff locks

    Hey all - thanks for the info - the Cruiser idled up ĎGert se klipí without any slip on any one of the wheels[emoji28]
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    Re: When to engage diff locks

    Hey all - very interesting I must say. Sounds like basic info but we can do with a reminder from time to time. Was looking forward to the mud hole but will now rather reserve a spot in the shade and...
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    Re: De Wildt 4x4 roete

    Fantasties! Ek sien nou op n kaart waar dit is. Gedink dis een van die roetes naby Jasmyn(Harties) waar ons n baie toegegroeideroete gery het...[emoji106]
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    Re: When to engage diff locks

    Thanks Hunter - also find engaging low range can sometimes take a few seconds. Gears probably rusted[emoji85]
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    Re: De Wildt 4x4 roete

    May I add - party of about 8 maybe 10 will be camping there for the night...
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    De Wildt 4x4 roete

    Hi - het iemand dalk onlangs die roete gery? Is hy mooi oop of toegegroei? Enige iets anders waarvoor n paar stadsjapies moet uitkyk? Ons lees reeds die eienaarshandleiding om die 4x4 knoppie te...
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    Re: When to engage diff locks

    Thanks Roelf.
    Doing De Wild this weekend...and just want to ensure it is clear when to use them...
    Maybe the 200 can get up the inclines but with kids in the car I donít want to take unnecessary...
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    When to engage diff locks

    Hey all - when is the right time to engage diff-locks? Axial as well as center diff lock.
    On steep rocky incline will it be best to engage both for maximum traction?
    Thanks
  10. Thread: Honda

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    Re: Honda

    Thanks Stephan. She is going int hat direction this afternoon. Will pass the info on. Have a great weekend.
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    Re: Honda

    Thank you very much.
    Will pass the info on [emoji106]
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    Honda

    Good afternoon all,
    I'd like to assist a lady with a problem with her car...
    She has a Honda Jazz 1.3 with a starter problem - very noisy when cold starting.

    Does anybody know if these starter...
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    Iemand onlangs in Bergville omgewing?

    Hi almal.
    Is Bergville vir die naweek.
    Verstaan hier is n 4x4 roete of twee in die omgewing.
    Het iemand dit onlangs gery of is dalk ook in die omgewing om saam n draai te ry?
    Baie dankie,...
  14. Thread: Tyre age

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    Re: Tyre age

    Tyres can be ok but if involved in an accident your insurance company might reject a claim if skidding or a burst tyre lead to the accident or more damage than expected...
  15. Thread: Tyre age

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    Re: Tyre age

    Does anybody know how insurance companies view this? Worried if an accident happens on tyres older than 5 years they might decline any claim [emoji51]
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    Re: Sarge needs our help !!

    A pleasure to contribute...
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    Thanks guys. The question originated when I saw a...

    Thanks guys. The question originated when I saw a 4x2 with a ground clearance about 25mm higher than that of its 4x4 brother - same make and year model... Has to be the addition of the 4x4 extras...
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    Ground clearance

    Apologies if this is a stupid question... Exactly where is the ground clearance measurement taken? Used to think at the lowest points (diffs) but it seems this is not the case...???
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    Choosing a new ride - heart or head?

    Hi almal - wat gemaak? Sonder om aan spesifieke make te dink en modder en klippe rond te gooi... en sonder om te soek of dit reeds bespreek is...

    Waarna luister jy as jy n ander voertuig aanskaf?...
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    Thanks everybody - your feedback really helps a...

    Thanks everybody - your feedback really helps a lot.

    What about the Disco 4? Should I choose to buy one just out of its maintenance plan... can one expect to pay the same amount for services?
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    Wow - thanks for the feedback guys. According to...

    Wow - thanks for the feedback guys. According to info I have the service intervals are 25 000km - is the 12 000km "Disconostic" is talking about just a recomendation? Just oil and oil filter?...
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    Thanks for the feedback guys. I get the car with...

    Thanks for the feedback guys. I get the car with the 135 000km service done. Should be enough time to 'plan' for this service... :-)
    This service is due at 160000km OR 84 months. How serious is LR...
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    Disco 3 expected mileage achieveable?

    Hi everybody. Looking at getting my first LR. Considering a Disco 3 TDV6 with 140000 km on. If it appears in good condition - how many kilos is it still good for? Or, asked differently - if you have...
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    Thanks gents. Price is high because the front...

    Thanks gents.
    Price is high because the front two cats will be replaced with boxes containing sensors that actually fools the engine management system - making it think the cats are still there. (R...
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    Prado 120 fitting free-flow exhaust system

    Hi everybody,

    I'm considering removing the stock exhaust system to fit an aftermarket one. Fitment centre recon I will get a considerable increase in power and improved feul economy. Price R5200....
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    Prado 120 Dash mount Nav

    Hi Everybody,
    My mobile GPS is very old and can't take another map upgrade.

    I'm considering fitting a dash mounted DVD/GPS combination like the 2009 models have. They are advertised with free...
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    Thanks Waldo_g, What you said makes a lot of...

    Thanks Waldo_g,
    What you said makes a lot of sence. Maybe increasing the speed to say 128 might help a bit?
    Regards,
    Ernst
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    Prado 100 VX 4.0 question

    Hi everybody,

    I urgently need to check the following fact (read it in an article today)...

    The motor critic mentioned that the 4.0 Prado is hunting for gears when you put it on speed control...
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    Hi morne, thanks for the tip - will take a good...

    Hi morne, thanks for the tip - will take a good look at that forum.
    Cheers,
    Ernst
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    Prado 4.0 Auto

    Morning everybody,

    Long shot but one never know...

    I am looking for the abovementioned vehicle - 2006 or 2007 model that is really clean and has not done too many kilos. Maybe somebody knows...
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    Hi Arrie - thanks for the reply. I had this set...

    Hi Arrie - thanks for the reply. I had this set fitted at Echo 4x4 Centurion. I realized the stuff was still there the next day, phoned them to keep it but was told they cleared the workshop and...
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    WJ CRD 2003 suspension question

    Hi everybody,
    With the milage on my GC approaching 300k km and the need to get new tyres, I am considering getting rid of the 2" lift currently fitted.
    Plan is to get a Wrangler for the "fun...
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    WJ 2.7 CRD on 260 000KM - only did injector nr.5...

    WJ 2.7 CRD on 260 000KM - only did injector nr.5 on 200000km.
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    Jeep/Merc diesel engine boffin?

    When the hot engine (2.7 CRD WJ) is switched off and left for about 30 minutes, it will restart easily and then cut out completely after running for about 10 seconds. After lots of cranking it will...
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    Hi Zwemmer, in n onlangse voorval waar een van...

    Hi Zwemmer, in n onlangse voorval waar een van die cv-joints van my voorste propshaft op-gepak het, is ek deur n Jeep werktuigkundige aangeraai om die propshaft heeltemal uit te haal om net weer die...
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