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by mvcoller
16 Dec 2017 12:22
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Re: Patrol 4.2, possibly 4.5 wanted

I had a grey import 1995 4.2i GRX from the UK (speedo in miles per hour) with the 3 speed auto plus overdrive. It was "most frustrating to drive" vehicle I ever had. It came with 30 inch wheels, those horrible 3 spoke 16" mags. The 30s (245/70 x 16) just looked waaaayyyy to small. Even my Terrano at...
by iandvl
13 Feb 2018 11:06
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Service Manuals

I'm sure most people here already have reference documents, but since I've regularly had people asking me for various Nissan manuals on 4x4 Community I thought I'd uploaded every Nissan manual I have to Dropbox, and share the folder. The link is: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/9izkej81bg8kwgq/AAAXXW_-g9...
by mvcoller
14 Feb 2018 15:57
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Re: Radiator

Contact Commercial Auto Parts, they sell parts that are very keenly priced. They are all over the country Things I have bought from them: Safari Windscreen R600 - 8 years ago Patrol Windscreen R1000 - last year Terrano windscreen R1300 5 years ago Manual locking hubs for GQ Patrol R1500 - 6 years ag...
by mvcoller
19 Feb 2018 09:59
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Is tyre life still 5 years on tyres?

Is tyre life still 5 years as we were told in the past? Let us see what the tyre manufacturers say these days and what they publish on their websites: https://www.continental-tyres.co.za/car/technology/tyre-knowledge/lex-1-2 http://www.michelin.co.za/ZA/en/help-and-support/do-I-need-new-tyres.html h...
by Michael
05 May 2015 07:47
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Auto Hubs Service

Hi Gents So as I had some problems with my hubs a while back and went through the whole process of buying a second hand one I discovered that I replaced the wrong one. Not wanting to spend more money I decided to strip the actual "broken" one to see if it is fixable and discovered that it really onl...
by iandvl
19 Jun 2018 09:57
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Bearing and Hub DIY

So, had some issues with the wife's 4.8 recently. Was actually the after-market manual hubs were acting up. When in 4x2 mode, they would regularly partially engage, resulting in some horrible sounds. However, whilst going through all the trouble shooting steps I also determined that the wheel bearin...
by hugejp
24 Nov 2018 00:17
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Re: 4.8 GRX auto concerns

All-O-Matic in selby have rebuild sevices & specific kits for the Re5 box.
by Peter Connan
24 Nov 2018 11:08
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Re: 4.8 Fuel pump

Fortunately there is an axcess cover in the rear load area. Lift the carpet, and look for a cover held on with three bolts. Remove the cover and you will see the tank's top cover. Unplug the electrics seperate the hoses, remove the bolts and lift the cover. The fuel level sender and pump will come w...
by Tinus lotz
24 Nov 2018 12:00
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Re: 4.8 Fuel pump

Soek net hier maar mens kry plug en play pompe vir 400 rand dink dit 3.5 tot 3.8 bar een maak net seker