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    Default Newly Registered Member - Buying a Toyota LC 4500 EFI DC - 2006

    Hi All

    I have been reading quite a bit of threads on this vehicle on this forum and after all the debate about fuel consumption, Diesel vs Petrol, terrain capability, comfort, reliability and just general opinions, i have decided to buy a 2006, 4500 EFI Land Cruiser.

    Thank you for all the input people.

    I'm looking forward to all your advice post sale.

    Chat soon.

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    Default Re: Newly Registered Member - Buying a Toyota LC 4500 EFI DC - 2006

    Quote Originally Posted by TheGov View Post
    Hi All

    I have been reading quite a bit of threads on this vehicle on this forum and after all the debate about fuel consumption, Diesel vs Petrol, terrain capability, comfort, reliability and just general opinions, i have decided to buy a 2006, 4500 EFI Land Cruiser.

    Thank you for all the input people.

    I'm looking forward to all your advice post sale.

    Chat soon.
    You're gonna have to give us a bit more details!!

    Km's
    Colour
    Extras
    etc.

    And yes - photos

    Congrats. And good luck getting the fuel consumption above 5km/l. It is like a game
    Gert Grobler

    VW Touareg V6 Tdi Escape; Land Cruiser 105
    Bush Lapa Boskriek 816

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    Default Re: Newly Registered Member - Buying a Toyota LC 4500 EFI DC - 2006

    Quote Originally Posted by Nys View Post
    You're gonna have to give us a bit more details!!

    Congrats. And good luck getting the fuel consumption above 5km/l. It is like a game
    I thought this was only the Patrollie guys.

    Welcome Gov

    Have fun. Having a big petrol engine in these days is a real act of rebellion against the small diesel brigade.

    Enjoy!
    Zerubbabel 2 the 2008 4.8 turbo Patrol with some kit
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    Default Re: Newly Registered Member - Buying a Toyota LC 4500 EFI DC - 2006

    Km's - around 180 000
    Colour - Silver
    Extras - Not Much, Big Tires, Canopy, dual battery, long range fuel tank and drawer system.
    etc.

    And yes - photos - i haven't bought it yet but will send pics as soon as its in my possession.

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    Default Re: Newly Registered Member - Buying a Toyota LC 4500 EFI DC - 2006

    From my side, was the d/cab an aftermarket change? Just make sure, and if it was, check the outside carefully for cracks.

    Tinus

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