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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by Bogaards View Post
    This is what you guys can expect at Hennops:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ln2Tm1tGtfs&t=304s

    Thanks for the contribution Henk.
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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by Ama-newbie View Post
    More than happy for you and the missus to be the "Face of Amarok". I'm about to go and fetch mine from the panelbeaters after 3Provinces (and no, that is most definitely NOT a whinge, I enjoyed every minute of 3Provinces)...

    Besides, with the number of vehicles attending (which is AWESOME), I'm happy to sit with Estee and drink beer watching the proceedings
    And that sometimes is the whole idea Rob...
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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by rechardt View Post
    Thanks for the contribution Henk.
    No Problem, will help you to plan accordingly.

    You guys can consider Kungwini as well. The training track might make it easier for people who just want to look?
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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Good idea
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    No Problem, will help you to plan accordingly.

    You guys can consider Kungwini as well. The training track might make it easier for people who just want to look?

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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by NicoP View Post
    Is there space for a twin locked modified SFA hilux on 35"?
    Think it will be a good mix. Now one can see the benefit of large tyres.

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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by grips View Post
    Think it will be a good mix. Now one can see the benefit of large tyres.
    I might just do it now to show the benefits of not deflating

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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Ek wil 'n voorstel maak: Of ons dalk 'n finale lys kan saamstel van almal wat RSVP met hul voertuie en basiese beskrywing van wat hulle 4x4 stelsel behels.
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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by Ama-newbie View Post
    More than happy for you and the missus to be the "Face of Amarok". I'm about to go and fetch mine from the panelbeaters after 3Provinces (and no, that is most definitely NOT a whinge, I enjoyed every minute of 3Provinces)...

    Besides, with the number of vehicles attending (which is AWESOME), I'm happy to sit with Estee and drink beer watching the proceedings
    Well I see you have a v6 and mine is a manual 90Kw so quite different. I am not a big modifier, but my wagon is currently at mikem's getting the shocks serviced and I am adding "lift." Actually I just noticed that the front was starting to sag with the winch, so I asked them for a solution and they say the slightly stiffer spring will add a few mm to the front and then they are putting spacers under the rear springs? I hate the idea of spacers, but they say the stock springs are parabolic and much better to keep than putting in crappy aftermarket springs which I agree with.

    So I will be very slightly modified, but still on Ht tyres.
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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by stephenplumb View Post
    Well I see you have a v6 and mine is a manual 90Kw so quite different. I am not a big modifier, but my wagon is currently at mike's getting the shocks serviced and I am adding "lift." Actually I just noticed that the front was starting to sag with the winch, so I asked them for a solution and they say the slightly stiffer spring will add a few mm to the front and then they are putting spacers under the rear springs? I hate the idea of spacers, but they say the stock springs are parabolic and much better to keep than putting in crappy aftermarket springs which I agree with.

    So I will be very slightly modified, but still on Ht tyres.
    We can see on the day; depends on the obstacles. Mine just has All Terrain tyres, otherwise it's stock. Those that know me a little bit will be sick of me saying this again, but I bought my vehicle for touring, not for 4x4-ing. Love watching it though...
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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by Hooly View Post
    Ek wil 'n voorstel maak: Of ons dalk 'n finale lys kan saamstel van almal wat RSVP met hul voertuie en basiese beskrywing van wat hulle 4x4 stelsel behels.

    Ond kan dalk n lys maak van die verskullunde voertuie..maar in terme van watter stelsel hulle behels sal dalk n bietjie moulik wees. Soms weet nie eers wat n paar van daai knopies voor is nie.
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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by Estee View Post
    I might just do it now to show the benefits of not deflating

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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Just checking as I may have missed it, who is bringing a vehicle with open diffs ?
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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by rechardt View Post
    Just checking as I may have missed it, who is bringing a vehicle with open diffs ?
    Mine are open until I hit those there knoppies
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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by Estee View Post
    Mine are open until I hit those there knoppies

    Stuffed shocks, undeflated tyres...you don't even need knoppies ..
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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Any Discos coming??
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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by rechardt View Post
    Stuffed shocks, undeflated tyres...you don't even need knoppies ..
    BTW, New shocks on Monday and torsion bar adjustment for some extra clearance on the front
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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Me in the Alfa 159.

    It should do as well as most softroaders.


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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by Rainier Vermaak View Post
    Me in the Alfa 159.

    It should do as well as most softroaders.

    Indeed, we have not had an Alpha before..
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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by rechardt View Post
    Indeed, we have not had an Alpha before..
    Its got VCS.



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    Default Re: March Difflock vs Traction Control brekkie Run

    Quote Originally Posted by Rainier Vermaak View Post
    Its got VCS.


    I thought it has FTC.
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