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    Default Re: Had my first drive in a D4 today

    Quote Originally Posted by Regard View Post
    8 Speed GB only From MY2013 onward. Thus in cars produced from July 2012 onward.

    Perhaps some of you missed the above highlighted and in bold
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    Default Re: Had my first drive in a D4 today

    correct and only the diesel, the v8 has not changed
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    Default Re: Had my first drive in a D4 today

    Quote Originally Posted by BruceT View Post
    Perhaps some of you missed the above highlighted and in bold
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    Quote Originally Posted by JanB View Post
    Friend is obviously confused about when he bought his wheels!
    Unless I am not included in "some of you"
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    Quote Originally Posted by peter bee View Post
    correct and only the diesel, the v8 has not changed
    The 2014 SCV6 petrol also has pop up 8 speed. One thing I liked about this was you can just stop car and turn off ignition and dial goes to park.
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    Default Re: Had my first drive in a D4 today

    Karoo klong you really know how to hijack a topic. Tha half of the discussion is to do with d4 vs treg....😂😂😂😂
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bakkies View Post
    Karoo klong you really know how to hijack a topic. Tha half of the discussion is to do with d4 vs treg....😂😂😂😂
    No, treg in same class as X5,ML,Q7.......
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    Default Re: Had my first drive in a D4 today

    Quote Originally Posted by BruceHun View Post
    No, treg in same class as X5,ML,Q7.......
    See what i mean..... hijack!!!!!😁😁😁😁😁
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bakkies View Post
    See what i mean..... hijack!!!!!😁😁😁😁😁
    LOL! just stirring....
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    Default Re: Had my first drive in a D4 today

    nice idea that knob, but i would not swop my v8 for a sc6 motor.
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    Quote Originally Posted by peter bee View Post
    nice idea that knob, but i would not swop my v8 for a sc6 motor.
    Definitely not, the V8 was/is streets ahead of the SCV6. Drove one again before deciding to buy the LC.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BruceHun View Post
    Definitely not, the V8 was/is streets ahead of the SCV6. Drove one again before deciding to buy the LC.
    And how is that over sized Corolla of yours going ?
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    Quote Originally Posted by wildhunter View Post
    And how is that over sized Corolla of yours going ?
    so far all good, do miss a lot of the D4 though! It is very difficult to beat the D4, as an overall package, the LC just pips it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BruceHun View Post
    so far all good, do miss a lot of the D4 though! It is very difficult to beat the D4, as an overall package, the LC just pips it.
    Oh, and I may get flak for this BUT the LR follow up and after sales treatment is about 1000 times better than Toyota.I am still waiting for my offroad course and a damaged bonnet rubber. No follow up calls since delivery.
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    Quote Originally Posted by JanB View Post
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    Unless I am not included in "some of you"

    LOL no you are not
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    Quote Originally Posted by BruceHun View Post
    so far all good, do miss a lot of the D4 though! It is very difficult to beat the D4, as an overall package, the LC just pips it.
    I have no doubt it will serve you very well
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    Quote Originally Posted by BruceHun View Post
    No, treg in same class as X5,ML,Q7.......
    Shots fired! Let's not highjack the tread further. Just in summary: issie!
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    Quote Originally Posted by JanB View Post
    Shots fired! Let's not highjack the tread further. Just in summary: issie!
    Jan your signature says it all

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    Default Re: Had my first drive in a D4 today

    Marius also said I should look at getting a Treg, ask him for the response

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    Quote Originally Posted by BruceHun View Post
    Definitely not, the V8 was/is streets ahead of the SCV6. Drove one again before deciding to buy the LC.

    is the SCV6 really that bad?

    It puts out 250kW/450Nm and rated fuel consumption is around 12-13l/100km, so it's no slouch.

    So it's down by 26kW/60Nm on the V8, but not that much, when you consider the fuel savings.
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    Quote Originally Posted by 2beFree View Post
    Jan your signature says it all
    It needs and update. Bought a D4 for Swambo last year.

    Edit: Signature fixed
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