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- 19 May 2018 12:23
- Forum: 14. Rims & Tyres
- Topic: TYRE WIDTH/TYPE VS FUEL CONSUMPTION
- Replies: 9
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Ok guys, here's an interesting one regarding all the hype about tyre width and HT / AT / MT's and their related fuel consumption. So ..... Wider uses more fuel - correct?? AND MT's use more than AT's, which in turn use more than HT's - this is a fact .... right?? Ok, here's what I have found out on ...
- 21 Mar 2018 17:03
- Forum: 41. Equipment Wanted
- Topic: 2010 17" GRX RIMS WANTED
- Replies: 12
- Views: 3178
Ok, so, if I can machine my current rims to fit the Patrol hubs better, then no need to replace them - or if anyone can help out with the correct spacers to overcome the problem then I will be really grateful as my rims really do look cool and I would prefer to keep them! I remember a thread some ti...
- 10 Mar 2018 17:25
- Forum: 12. Suspension, Steering & Brakes
- Topic: Steering shudder on braking
- Replies: 74
- Views: 11538
Hi Clem, I have picked up a similar thing - a shudder on the steering wheel, but only noticeable on those long downhills on the Cape's mountain passes. I don't pick anything up with normal everyday driving, hard, short braking etc. As soon as i'm on a long downhill and have to brake the steering sta...
My radiator cap failure started exactly like that - we pushed the vehicle in the sand, but temp gauge remained normal. When I switched off, I heard a boiling sound which was in fact water / air blowing back through the cap into the plastic reservoir. While driving normally over the next two weeks, I...