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by gupster
09 Jun 2018 19:23
Forum: 11. Chassis, Bodywork & Trim
Topic: GU Patrol Air Guide
Replies: 8
Views: 353

Re: GU Patrol Air Guide

Hi Peter. That's quite interesting your travelling back home from Ghana. Are you going to go through Angola? If so, how did you arrange for a visa? I was told while in Ghana that I would have fly to South Africa, get a visa in Pretoria, fly back and then could cross Angola. I ask this as Angola has ...
by gupster
07 Jun 2018 08:33
Forum: 11. Chassis, Bodywork & Trim
Topic: GU Patrol Air Guide
Replies: 8
Views: 353

Re: GU Patrol Air Guide

Hi Peter. Are you in Accra? If so, there are quite a few scrap yards there and quite a big choice. There is also a Nissan agent there who were very helpful. I took a taxi and the driver seemed to know where to go and also spoke the language which was a big help.
by gupster
25 May 2018 19:23
Forum: 07. Reference Library
Topic: Service Manuals
Replies: 10
Views: 1330

Re: Service Manuals

Many thanks for that Ian, worked like a charm
by gupster
24 May 2018 20:02
Forum: 36. Vehicles For Sale/Swap
Topic: Nissan Patrol 3.0TD 2005 model
Replies: 11
Views: 723

Re: Nissan Patrol 3.0TD 2005 model

With regards to the non starting, it could quite possibly be the fuel has seeped back and you need to prime it first using the lift pump on top of the diesel filter. It should not be too cold yet in East London for it to be glowplugs. If it still does not start take it as a warning and walk away. I ...
by gupster
23 May 2018 18:57
Forum: 01. Start Here
Topic: Opinions on 98 Y61 4.2 non turbo
Replies: 53
Views: 2031

Re: Opinions on 98 Y61 4.2 non turbo

Hi Oscar and welcome to the forum. One thing that has not been mentioned in the posts is rust. I see the truck comes from the Ugu area and its gets quite salty there. I live across the road from the beach in Hibberdene and my previously immaculate Volvo started to show signs of rust within a year of...
by gupster
24 Apr 2018 19:06
Forum: 32. In the Press
Topic: Re-Call Airbags
Replies: 26
Views: 1454

Re: Re-Call Airbags

Thanks Johan, would never have known but for your post.

My 2005 3.0 also has a recall notice

Kind regards
by gupster
23 Apr 2018 19:05
Forum: 23. Other Queries
Topic: Import Vehicle into Namibia
Replies: 8
Views: 734

Re: Import Vehicle into Namibia

Also speak to Johaan from Springbok imports in Pretoria. He knows a great deal and also knows people in the business. He imported my Nissan Patrol into SA from the UK and seemed to be familiar with the rules of local export as well.
by gupster
22 Apr 2018 18:12
Forum: 14. Rims & Tyres
Topic: What is this doo-hickey?
Replies: 22
Views: 974

Re: What is this doo-hickey?

Hi Izak, Its on all the Patrols I've seen so I am sure its standard.
by gupster
10 Apr 2018 18:51
Forum: 09. Engines
Topic: Shadecloth cover radiator
Replies: 17
Views: 1021

Re: Shadecloth cover radiator

On a trip to Drotskys caves I drove through long grass growing on the middle manetjie and could not believe how blocked my radiator became from the seeds. At the caves I cleaned the radiator as best as I could and fitted cheese cloth that I had, from under the bonnet down to the bumper to prevent fu...
by gupster
25 Mar 2018 09:18
Forum: 07. Reference Library
Topic: Service Manuals
Replies: 10
Views: 1330

Re: Service Manuals

Hi Ian, thank you for posting the service manuals into your drop box. Being a bit thick here, but I don't seem to be able to work out how to transfer from the drop box to my PC. If you could help me with that, you will be teaching this old dog a new trick.

Many thanks

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