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by mvcoller
13 Jun 2018 16:14
Forum: 11. Chassis, Bodywork & Trim
Topic: Bonnet shocks
Replies: 3
Views: 182

Re: Bonnet shocks

In Jhb, McNaughtans, corner Von Willigh Ext, under the M2 highway. They go for about R120 each. Comes in various lenghts from about 180mm to 1m. My 1.0m one pumped up to 0.25 bar cost me about R139 about 2 years ago. Cheapest prices, some people will rip you off, mostly the spares shops!! http://mcn...
by mvcoller
30 May 2018 15:42
Forum: 36. Vehicles For Sale/Swap
Topic: 2014 3.0 Di For Sale
Replies: 13
Views: 780

Re: 2014 3.0 Di For Sale

2013 year model, should this not have the CRDi engine rather than the Di like my 2008 model has?
by mvcoller
30 May 2018 15:38
Forum: 10. Drivetrain
Topic: Installing manual hubs
Replies: 18
Views: 838

Re: Installing manual hubs

I did the same mod with my GQ Patrol about 7 or 8 years ago. Commercial Auto Spares who I bought the manual hub locks from for about R750 for a set for my Terrano, did not have the HLs for the Patrol and I eventually found an engineering works in Langlaagte who imported them for the Patrols from Bra...
by mvcoller
30 May 2018 15:26
Forum: 15. Other Patrol Stuff
Topic: Bio Diesel.... The Iron Maiden is going Green !!!
Replies: 49
Views: 1417

Re: Bio Diesel.... The Iron Maiden is going Green !!!

Maybe I should try it in both the Patrol and the Pathfinder when I get back from Botswana in early July.
by mvcoller
22 May 2018 09:58
Forum: 14. Rims & Tyres
Topic: TYRE WIDTH/TYPE VS FUEL CONSUMPTION
Replies: 9
Views: 506

Re: TYRE WIDTH/TYPE VS FUEL CONSUMPTION

The OP compared 285/70 x 17 with 305/65 x 17 when comparing the two, the OD size for each size is: 305/65 - 828.30mm or 32.61" 285/70 - 830.80mm or 32.71" So the size is very similar, the 285/70 is 2,5mm (or 1/10th on an inch) taller than the 305/65. I bet you if you fit new tyres, after just 5000km...
by mvcoller
16 May 2018 15:09
Forum: 08. Your Patrol
Topic: Patrol Spotting
Replies: 497
Views: 37087

Re: Patrol Spotting

I saw a seemingly spotless Maroon and Gold GQ diesel in Houghton around 11h30 this morning.

Does anyone know whose vehicle that may be?
by mvcoller
04 May 2018 15:41
Forum: 17. Nissan SA, Dealers & Workshops
Topic: Nissan recall
Replies: 2
Views: 616

Re: Nissan recall

If I go into the website, my VIN number brings up the following message: Dear customer, We have noticed that you are one of the few people affected by the Takata recall. Please take your Patrol to your nearest dealer today and we'll carry out the necessary replacement at no cost to you. Please conta...
by mvcoller
17 Apr 2018 13:27
Forum: 38. Vehicles Accessories For Sale/Swap
Topic: 5 x 17" rims and 265/70 x 17 MTRs for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 748

Re: 5 x 17" rims and 265/70 x 17 MTRs for sale

Chrisbyo from Bulawayo in Zimbabwe bought the 5 rims and tyres. His Y61 seems to be a UN edition, a later model, I think he said a 2010 with a NA 4.2 motor , no c/l , vinyl seats, manual locking hubs, a fold down from the RHS bech seat in the rear and no flared arches. It had split rims and 750 x 16...
by mvcoller
11 Apr 2018 16:21
Forum: 29. Events
Topic: 9-12 August 2018 - Swaziland
Replies: 42
Views: 2894

Re: 27 April to 1 May 2018 - Swaziland - CANCELLED!!!!!

Hi Peter,

Rebuild? Wat het gebeur?
by mvcoller
05 Apr 2018 14:52
Forum: 39. Vehicles Accessories Wanted
Topic: Differential Locker
Replies: 2
Views: 389

Re: Differential Locker

I did a quick search for you: LOKKA WIZARD Make - Nissan Model - Patrol Safari K160 Y160 MQ MK etc. Year - 1984 Selected Country - South Africa The Price includes Express shipping. Buyer responsible for any duties or taxes. Gear to Goannawhere provides a complete product exchange policy. Should you ...

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