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by Stefaansie
23 May 2018 11:04
Forum: 01. Start Here
Topic: Opinions on 98 Y61 4.2 non turbo
Replies: 53
Views: 2081

Re: Opinions on 98 Y61 4.2 non turbo

Oscar, By slow, I mean it takes a good while to get up to speed. Overtaking a slower vehicle/truck on a dual carriageway would take some planning. Remember, that Wagon weighs about 3t, and utilizing the 86 odd KW to get it moving takes time. I don't have any figures, so, I can't say exactly how slow...
by Stefaansie
23 May 2018 09:06
Forum: 01. Start Here
Topic: Opinions on 98 Y61 4.2 non turbo
Replies: 53
Views: 2081

Re: Opinions on 98 Y61 4.2 non turbo

Hi Oscar, That is about the going price for one of these. I had the same model for a year and a bit, bought and sold for the same price. So, if you decide to sell again, you won't lose. I can attest, they are slow. But they are quite solid and heavy. And they drive like a dream (for me it did) So, i...
by Stefaansie
06 Apr 2018 09:21
Forum: 09. Engines
Topic: Water Hoses Getting old
Replies: 6
Views: 469

Water Hoses Getting old

Good day Gents, Popping a Heater hose on the way to work is not nice. Hopefully not any damage to the engine... This made me think, the Troll is 22 years old this year, and probably a good time to replace some water hoses. Jackpot question: Where to find them? Does anybody have any ideas? Do you eve...
by Stefaansie
03 Apr 2018 14:01
Forum: 10. Drivetrain
Topic: low range gears
Replies: 72
Views: 8360

Re: low range gears

Nie patrol nie, maar ek is besig om n bietjie stadiger ratte in my W123 300D platkar in te sit. Net ter verduidelikking, n stock safari het omtrent n 35:1 ratio in 1ste low, met sy 4.88 difs. My merc kry nou 348:1... dit is 10 keer stadiger as my safari. En 37" bande... Ek was baie lui met wiskunde...
by Stefaansie
21 Mar 2018 09:22
Forum: 10. Drivetrain
Topic: low range gears
Replies: 72
Views: 8360

Re: low range gears

Nie patrol nie, maar ek is besig om n bietjie stadiger ratte in my W123 300D platkar in te sit. Net ter verduidelikking, n stock safari het omtrent n 35:1 ratio in 1ste low, met sy 4.88 difs. My merc kry nou 348:1... dit is 10 keer stadiger as my safari. En 37" bande... Ek was baie lui met wiskunde...
by Stefaansie
14 Mar 2018 16:02
Forum: 37. Vehicles Wanted
Topic: Patrol 4.2, possibly 4.5 wanted
Replies: 41
Views: 4711

Re: Patrol 4.2, possibly 4.5 wanted

ama-glug-glug wrote:
13 Mar 2018 19:07
No problem at all. After this past Saturday at Base4 I might just consider keeping her for playing. The Navara is not quite the same in serious offroad conditions.
Deon,

The Navara is most definitely not the same if off-road conditions.

My 4x4 Navara is actually my "platkar"...
by Stefaansie
28 Feb 2018 15:51
Forum: 13. Electrical & Electronics
Topic: Cruise control
Replies: 10
Views: 1103

Re: Cruise control

Just phoned my local Guru,

There is apparently just one system, fit for a golf or a merc, and it cost R8,4k fitted.

This is for a Best Tech or something.

I Seriously need to draw some cash, anybody have a balaclava I can borrow quick quick?
by Stefaansie
26 Jan 2018 08:10
Forum: 35. About your Business
Topic: What you do!
Replies: 34
Views: 2605

Re: What you do!

Ek trek draad vir n lewe.... :blonde: No seriously, I make specialized wire for mostly the Fastener manufacturing industry(the make screws and bolts from wire), and also Welding rod Core wire, and some general purpose wire. And sometimes Chrome plating quality wire for manufacturing oven racks/shelv...
by Stefaansie
19 Jan 2018 13:44
Forum: 14. Rims & Tyres
Topic: What tyre and tyre rotation
Replies: 66
Views: 4162

Re: What tyre and tyre rotation

Lyk my as jy n Toyota ry maak dit nie rerig saak watter bande jy ophet nie.....


.....vat net n ou met n Patrol saam.....
by Stefaansie
16 Oct 2017 09:40
Forum: 43. General Items/Services Wanted
Topic: Blacksmith power hammer
Replies: 10
Views: 1909

Re: Blacksmith power hammer

To me it is magic, to some people foolishness. We all differ. I often wonder where I will get the time to do everything that I am interested in in the time I have left in this world. Come visit and we can play in the workshop. Iaan, Dis vir dêm sure NIE foolishness nie!! :mytwocents: Ek brand van b...

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