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    Re: CRR Rooftop Box

    Thanks for taking the time to respond......much appreciated.

    Based on your feedback I’ll go with this box.

    Take care
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    CRR Rooftop Box

    Any opinions on CRR luggage roof boxes ? They are based in Pta so bit of a mission for me to get there to view ( I’m in Dbn )

    i know Thule is the product of choice but for the amount of times that...
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    Re: 2012 Sahara Reliability

    After seven years ownership of 3.6 Sahara had not a single issue. Some will say 12/13 had issues with cylinder heads due to sand from manufacturing casting. This was only a few of the many thousands...
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    Re: Jeep Renegade 1.4t no power

    The revs scream at 6000rpm but the car isn't building up speed even down to 3rd gear.

    Manual or automatic ?

    Revs / minute and speed are directly proportionate if drive train is good.
    ...
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    Re: JK 2012 Airbag warning light

    .......also check wiring harness under the seats, sometimes they don’t make proper contact and throw up airbag warning light.
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    Re: JK 2012 Airbag warning light

    Not sure, but is this not why there’s a recall by Jeep to replace clock spring ?

    Stay safe.
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    Series III Re: Synchronize Twin SU Carbs on Series 3 R6

    Believe it or not that’s the most accurate method ( even though the cheapest)
    Have a rig like that attached to my garage wall for the several BM “Boxers” I’ve owned over the years.

    If you have a...
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    Re: Furnlock Slides vs Roller Bearing Slides

    Sealed roller bearings handle dust / fine sand better than Furnlock. Used Furnlock on my diy fridge slide and no issues handling the weight, but required cleaning of the slides after trips in the...
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    Re: Help with Sani Pass

    Enjoy the trip.

    Just a “heads up” can get quite cold at the top even in December........ couple of years back on one of my trips up the pass it was >30 C at the bottom, bright sunshine, and near...
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    Re: Jeep Wrangler JK - Roof Rack options

    Had FR full length rack for >4 years now and no leaks, but keep an eye on foam seals around roll cage mounts, the adhesive used doesn’t last.....I put a dab of silicone on each some time ago and all...
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    Re: Jeep JKU Frontrunner Roofrack

    To highest point of rack....145mm above roof in front and 130mm at back.

    Shout if you need more info.
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    Re: IP Camera management

    Have you tried downloading yousee app on your ios or android phone / iPad ?
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    Re: Best 4x4 tires for deep sand

    Have both sets for my Wrangler. ( muds and AT’s ) found AT’s better in sand...muds want to dig in rather than float over sand.....maybe just my driving style. ???

    Now don’t ask forum for advice on...
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    Re: Telescope for swambo?

    Both scopes you mentioned are although “entry level” are nevertheless pretty serious equipment and not really suitable for throwing in the bakkie to use around the fireside.

    How about a good...
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    Re: Telescope for swambo?

    Had good experiences with Meade products, and she will love the ETX80. Takes a bit of setting up but once done will allow pretty decent tracking of points of interest. Some might feel too much for...
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    Re: Icing on compressor tubes

    Would follow CAT’s advice....seems like gas related imo pipe does get very cold....but would not expect that amount of icing especially in Windhoek with lower humidity than say Dbn or CT.

    You...
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    Re: Wrangler rear window, soft top

    Check your other post regarding soft top.....there’s info on guy selling top for cheap up your way.
  18. Thread: Alarm sirens

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    Discovery 2: Re: Alarm sirens

    If you’re talking about the OEM system, then my LR’s have used the hooter as the “siren”.

    On some other vehicle makes I’ve owned had small sirens fitted in boot area behind tail light protection...
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    Re: Help needed icw legality of driving lights.

    Yep....cop doesn’t know the law.....lights MUST be connected to brights and dip automatically when brights dip......with a separate switch, driver could forget to switch spots off and blind oncoming...
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    Re: Help needed icw legality of driving lights.

    PS......I tapped into the high beam wire where it enters one of the head lamps and used that to power the relay through a series wired toggle switch.
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    Re: Help needed icw legality of driving lights.

    Spots must only be able to switch on when OEM headlights are on high beam, and switch off when lights are on low beam.

    Easiest way to modify your setup to achieve this is to put a toggle switch in...
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    Re: Disco 3 V8 at We buy cars

    Badges on boot missing...check closely for rear end damage repair ???
    Otherwise looks good.....extras alone add up to quite a bit, so asking price is not bad at all.

    Stay well
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    Re: Wrangler Rear Window

    On Facebook


    JEEP SOFT TOP
    FITS WRANGLER JK 4 DOOR
    EXCELLENT CONDITION
    CHRIS:0826780264

    Guys in Pretoria it seems.
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    Re: Safari Centre Closed

    Talking about Durban Caravans..?....yep they closed couple of months ago. Pity....nice folks but guess times are tough. Now only Natal Caravans in Pinetown ( Hopefully they’ll open again after LD)
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    Re: Recommendations for Jeep 2 door wheel size?

    Not sure how wide you can go on std rims before “debeading” becomes an issue when deflating ( <1bar ) for sand driving.

    I run 285x70’s but on 9.5j rims so not sure what the answer is. My reason...
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    Re: Thatch to Harvey Tile

    Take it that you’ve looked at the docs on Harvey tile web site....has lots of good info.

    Recently used these tiles on a “granny flat” and can recommend. As poster said....Harvey tiles need at...
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    Re: In the market for SWB Rubicon

    Jelo covered most.



    Stay safe and healthy
  28. Thread: Adventure Bike

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    Re: Adventure Bike

    Absolutely agree......1200 GS

    Engine capacity has no relevance if / when you fall, any speed over 20 k/hr is going to hurt somewhat. My experience after 30+ bikes, road and track, is that it is...
  29. Thread: Jku

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    Re: Jku

    Only “negative” for his use is rear passenger seating for three, particularly centre seat, on long trips. Enough leg room, but seat base in centre seat is quite thin. Also helps fitting spacers to...
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    Wrangler 2dr Re: Rubicon Front Locker issues

    Well done !

    Although apparently not a common problem, from what I see a few guys in the US also had something similar.

    Have a great day.
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    Wrangler 2dr Re: Rubicon Front Locker issues

    Electrics ?

    Maybe loose connection or some reason solenoid controlling diff lock is being triggered...shouldn’t be mechanical issue, but then who knows.

    will continue to apply my mind....update...
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    Wrangler 4dr Re: Procal - Cape Town

    Correct....Procal locked to vin. JScan far better option, got Bluetooth adapter locally off internet for couple of hundred bucks.....does everything you ever need on your Jeep.
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    Wrangler 4dr Re: Need Advice Please - New to 4x4 and Jeep

    Hey guys,

    I realise that this has probably been asked a million and one times before, but I figured that I'd ask anyway as I may have missed a few threads here and there in my search for answers. ...
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    Re: Safe and more affordable areas in Cape Town?

    Have you considered Simonstown ?

    My folks lived in Fish Hoek in the “avenues” for decades.....was great place until mid nineties...then rot set in as informal settlement grew. Now last place I...
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    Wrangler 2dr Re: Jeep broken into (lock set)

    .......and don’t forget to do the tailgate lock while you’re about it
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