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by Picasso
23 May 2018 11:22
Forum: 15. Other Patrol Stuff
Topic: Is your Nissan affected by dangerous airbag safety recall?
Replies: 1
Views: 25

Re: Is your Nissan affected by dangerous airbag safety recall?

Nissan South Africa has issued a safety recall for several local models to resolve a Takata airbag issue. The automaker says: "Customer safety has always been our first priority, as a result we’re replacing airbags in Nissan vehicles built between 2001 - 2013 at no extra cost." Is your car affected...
by Picasso
22 May 2018 12:36
Forum: 14. Rims & Tyres
Topic: TYRE WIDTH/TYPE VS FUEL CONSUMPTION
Replies: 9
Views: 175

Re: TYRE WIDTH/TYPE VS FUEL CONSUMPTION

Please explain this Jhb to Hanover (BFG MT 305's) ODO = 669.10 GPS = 712.10 Litres = 134.72 Jhb to Hanover (Cooper AT 285's) ODO = 672.10 GPS = 715.15 Litres = 133.24 Is the 669.10 GPS the kilometres travelled and 712.10 Litres used to travel that ???? what then is the 134.72 ?? Shalom Well.. I und...
by Picasso
16 Mar 2018 10:44
Forum: 08. Your Patrol
Topic: Help me convince the wife on a 2nd one
Replies: 15
Views: 790

Re: Help me convince the wife on a 2nd one

I would argue the perceived and actual safety advantage of the Patrol. perceived: Due to its size and elevated seating position it FEELS safer actual: Even so that the Patrol "only" receives a 3 star safety rating I would regard this vehicle as a much safer vehicle compared to an i10 / smaller vehic...
by Picasso
26 Feb 2018 12:08
Forum: 29. Events
Topic: NOROC: Saterdag 24 Februarie 2018: Piesangkloof
Replies: 78
Views: 3600

Re: NOROC: Saterdag 24 Februarie 2018: Piesangkloof

Thanks for the pictures and the feedback; Must have been great outing !

To Jorrie:
I have got a spare set of rear lights ; and you are welcome to have that one seing that your car suffered some damage.

:salute:
by Picasso
23 Feb 2018 09:18
Forum: 13. Electrical & Electronics
Topic: Cruise control
Replies: 10
Views: 864

Re: Cruise control

I have got an aftermarket cruise control installed in my 4.5 auto. I cant comment on cost and installation as it was installed by the previous owner. The product installed in my car is "ROSTRA" (USA). There are also a number of local products which should work in a similar fashion. I personally feel...
by Picasso
10 Feb 2018 21:16
Forum: 13. Electrical & Electronics
Topic: 2000 4.2d Patrol failing alternator
Replies: 41
Views: 2106

Re: 2000 4.2d Patrol failing alternator

I guess one would take the alternator out and have it rebuild / refurbished which should cost between 1000 - 2000 R... :mytwocents:
by Picasso
10 Jan 2018 08:36
Forum: 14. Rims & Tyres
Topic: Dunlop MT
Replies: 53
Views: 3433

Re: Dunlop MT

Hi

maybe you should just confirm for how long (time + Km) you had them. :thumbup:

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