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by Africa_Trekker
09 Nov 2018 07:26
Forum: 37. Vehicles Wanted
Topic: Looking for my first Patrol up to 100k
Replies: 9
Views: 1334

Re: Looking for my first Patrol up to 100k

I bought an ‘06 Y61 4.8 GRX with 220k kms about a month ago. Has a winch, roof rack, Rancho shocks, and rooftop tent. Paid R120k all in, and car is in excellent condition, garage kept, no accidents, and full service histroy only from Nissan. If you’re patient the right ones do pop up. Its been a dre...
by Africa_Trekker
08 Nov 2018 11:18
Forum: 13. Electrical & Electronics
Topic: Open door warning light?
Replies: 21
Views: 4571

Re: Open door warning light?

I have also tried to build up the left barn door sensor but still I had the flickering light. Would love to hear if anyone has a conclusive answer to which door is the problem?
by Africa_Trekker
08 Nov 2018 11:10
Forum: 13. Electrical & Electronics
Topic: Temperature Sensor Faulty
Replies: 1
Views: 100

Temperature Sensor Faulty

Hi Everyone, I took my Patrol to Nissan Windhoek yesterday and got it back this morning. All they did was to replace the airbag as there was something on their system that said it had to be replaced under recall...for their account. I got the car back, firstly I had some change in the ash tray (R20i...
by Africa_Trekker
23 Oct 2018 21:21
Forum: 13c. Headlights and Replacement Lights
Topic: Tail light supplier
Replies: 22
Views: 5074

Re: Tail light supplier

Unfortunately they do not sell the face-lift version in South Africa. I have now bought Depo lights for the facelift model in Dubai. I fortunately have someone that can bring them for me. Fully functional (Not Dummy) set of lights R904 if you can figure out how to get it here Hi Jacques, Can you he...
by Africa_Trekker
23 Oct 2018 15:45
Forum: 08. Your Patrol
Topic: Finally brought her home...
Replies: 12
Views: 503

Re: Finally brought her home...

Thanks to everyone for their kind words. Its nice to receive a welcome to the forum and Patrol family like this. Forgot to mention I also: 1. Removed the plastic tire cover as it was broken and rattling. Put a Melvill and Moon cover on. 2. Had the dash re-upholstered. The previous owner had it done,...
by Africa_Trekker
22 Oct 2018 22:32
Forum: 08. Your Patrol
Topic: Finally brought her home...
Replies: 12
Views: 503

Finally brought her home...

So I bought a ‘Trol about 3 weeks ago in Pretoria for a really great price. A 4.8GRX. Since I live in Windhoek I had some family take care of a few things for me such as a new suspension (OME), windshield, datadot, etc. I flew to Pretoria a week ago today, fitted an ARB bumper on Tuesday and handled...
by Africa_Trekker
15 Oct 2018 06:24
Forum: 12. Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Topic: Should I be concerned? 2” OME=90mm !!!
Replies: 5
Views: 495

Re: Should I be concerned? 2” OME=90mm !!!

Dont know if theyre standard size? 265/70/17
by Africa_Trekker
12 Oct 2018 15:31
Forum: 12. Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Topic: 16" Steelies?
Replies: 1
Views: 223

16" Steelies?

Hi there. I have a 2006 Y61 4.8 GRX with 17" alloy wheels. I'd like to change to 16" steelies. Where do you guys get yours?

Thanks,
by Africa_Trekker
09 Oct 2018 21:50
Forum: 12. Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Topic: Should I be concerned? 2” OME=90mm !!!
Replies: 5
Views: 495

Should I be concerned? 2” OME=90mm !!!

Hi guys, So I bought a stock standrard 2006 4.8GRX Patrol (except for winch behind factory bumper). I decided it needed a 2” (50mm) OME lift before I even brought her home. Since Im planning on fitting a roofrack, I tow a camping trailer, as well as adding a bullbar to go with the winch I opted for ...

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