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    Re: Car jammer at the office. Is there any hope?

    How do you check your doors when your vehicle has keyless entry? The doors will not lock unless you walk away....
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    Suspension Re: NP200 Cabin Air Filter

    Next to the clutch pedal on the centre box assembly
  3. Re: Extending a vibracrete wall – recommendations

    The neatest solution is from Xtend-a-wall who uses a galvanised profile that slips over current poles and can go up by one or two slabs. I have done it and you can hardly see the extension after...
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    Ford & Mazda Re: 2008 ford bantam

    It has a timing chain
  5. Thread: Nissan NP200

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    Re: Nissan NP200

    Dankie vir die inligting - sal my bakkie s’n ook gaan bekyk!
  6. Thread: Nissan NP200

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    Re: Nissan NP200

    Kyk op google na die Renault/Dacia Sandero want dit is basies dieselfde paneelbord. Daar is ‘n paar videos wat moontlik sal help!
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    Re: Prado 150 Rear Door squeak = HELP!!

    I had a similar experience years ago when I had an Isuzu Frontier. Eventually found out there was a small crack in the rear door caused by the sparewheel weigt and the noise came from two pieces of...
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    Re: Where can I get my struts pumped?

    Thanks for the feedback and good to know as they are on my doorstep!
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    Re: Where can I get my struts pumped?

    Diesel Electric Pretoria West (old Church street just before the railway line bridge going west)
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    Re: List of Silent home Generators

    I have a Kipor 2000 kva inverter generator which I bought in 2008 during the first loadshedding sessions. It has given good service, runs fairly quiet and has a two speed setting. Will run at lower...
  11. Re: 12 / 220 Volt Double Door Fridge - Where??

    Securing a fridge to a caravan wall requires careful planning as you need to find an internal support rib to fix brackets to. Most caravans has sandwiched vacuum laminated walls consisting of wooden...
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    Re: Trailer lights problem

    Suggest you try a reputable installer of towbars as they install these harnesses during fitment of towbars and should probably be able to trace the problem
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    Re: Isuzu flasher unit location?

    Also check at the back of the lefthand kick panel as there are also stuff housed there remembering from the days I had a Frontier
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    Re: Trailer lights problem

    Some cars has a harness tapping into the car wires and running through a “blackbox” to the trailer plug. My son’s Hyundai i20 has such a box and if faulty you will not get sufficient power to the...
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    Re: Tent Trailer ideas?

    Wheels are too far backwards and will result in very heavy nose weight. Will tow like a dream though ...
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    Re: ELU flip/chop/mitre saw model 713

    I have one of these saws and the belt is a flat toothed belt. Mine still on origal belt since 1984 and holding thumbs that it will last a while longer!
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    Re: Rusting canopy

    Could also be low quality stainless used - check if a magnet clings to it as that will be an indicator of lower grade stainless
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    Re: Slight engine temperature rise on inclines

    Is the coolant of the right mix with anti freeze? Should be a 50/50 mix ratio and if not sorrect can also affect cooling efficiency.
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    Re: Aircon recommendations close to Montana?

    Most of the dealers nowadays have the facility to service aircons. Suggest you try Sinoville Toyota.
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    Re: CSB 100AH Lead battery

    I have 8 x CSB 100Ah batteries in my home solar system and they have been going for almost 5 years with no issues. Not sure how long they will last with 80% discharge on a regular basis as the higher...
  21. Thread: Dometic CF 50

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    Re: Dometic CF 50

    Bought one for my son a year ago and he is very happy with it. Use it when visiting town for groceries and as a standby fridge due to lots of power failures in their rural area. He stays in a very...
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    Re: Nissan xtrail 1.6dci

    Google “nissan 1.6dci renault engine specs” for more info
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    Re: Nissan xtrail 1.6dci

    I have a 1.6dci 2015 model and am very happy with it. Lots if power, great cruiser and tow vehicle with 5.5 to 6 l/100 consumption. The Xtrail or Rogue as it is called in some overseas countries was...
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    Re: Converting a trailer to a braked trailer

    One also needs to check the disselboom’s design whether it can accommodate the coupler. This could also add costs to the exercise
  25. Thread: Barum Tyres

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    Re: Barum Tyres

    I have Barums on my NP200 and can’t complain although I mainly drive on tar. I am not so sure that they are softies as they are rated for use on commercial vehicles for load purposes. I also find...
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    Re: NP300 Crash test

    It is one thing to be concerned about the front impact effect on the vehicle and people inside but should also be considered is items on the loadbed moving forward and hitting the cab during impact....
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    Re: New Xtrail - Anyone driven one?

    I bought a new 1.6dci in 2015 and love it! Consumption is excellent and I have just recently got 3.9 l/100 from Sandton to northern Pretoria. On average 5.7 to 6 l/100. Tows well and has nice...
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    Re: The vehicles you admired in your youth

    Jeep Gladiator en John Deere trekkers (in die sestiger jare as kind) en later Unimogs...
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    Re: Pannetjie jaarmodel asb

    I was production planner at the Datsun factory during the late 70Â’s and the 724 number was the model code and the 5882 the job number. If I remember correctly there were around 52000 built of the...
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    Re: NP200: diesel or petrol?

    If you have the money I would go for the diesel and it is the same engine as the Duster but with less output. They have a number of output derivatives on this engine for different model applications
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    Re: NP200: diesel or petrol?

    I have a diesel which I bought 2 hand two years ago with low kilos. I am very happy with it - it goes well on open road and handy in town. Consumption on average 14 to 15 km/l. It also tows well and...
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    Re: Frontier 280 - to be Intercooled

    I had a Frontier and had an intercooler fitted by SAC just after I bought it new. They did fit it behind the grille and was neatly done. They also modified the inlet manifold’s pipe inlet to...
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    Re: Trailer design - where are the clever guys

    Also check on Pinterest - there are some interesting trailer and trailer axle designs
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    Re: My offroad "Bos Pandok" caravan built

    Disa, nice project! I have built myself a two sleeper caravan using Connect-it products and it worked well. Suggestion - for insulation rather use 25mm polystyrene as the soft stuff ends to sag down...
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    Re: Waeco 50L on and off?

    It is a single compartment and can be used for fridge or freezer
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