Howdy!

Please tell us about yourself :-)
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Re: Howdy!

Post by Griffman » 08 Dec 2016 07:46

Thank's guys!

Peter, thank's man. I love driving the tooth of the hen but I don't love finding (or paying) for her parts. :lol:

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Re: Howdy!

Post by ricster » 08 Dec 2016 09:32

WOW.... a 4.2 diesel GQ bakkie !!!!!...... Welcome to the Forum !!

Welocome to the smokin', but powerful and fuel efficient side !!!! :rolling: :rolling:

Yeah these "donkeys" are just what they are.... friggin tough. Parts are expensive depending on where you get them, but we here on the forum know of lots of special places....hahaha

Let us know what you are looking for, and I'm sure someone will be able to assist you
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Michael
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Re: Howdy!

Post by Michael » 09 Dec 2016 05:01

Post some pics of your bakkie, would love too se some more pics of it
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Re: Howdy!

Post by David M » 09 Dec 2016 06:20

Welcome and please post more pics. That looks like one very cool bakkie.
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Re: Howdy!

Post by Griffman » 09 Dec 2016 09:13

Thanks all!

We bought her as donkey to lug stock between our warehouse and the shop (and the occasional wknd mission :biggrin: )

She is very thirsty for oil and likes to drink a pint with every tank of fuel, like a jagerbomb.

Here a few pics I had on the computer.
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Re: Howdy!

Post by Michael » 09 Dec 2016 10:08

very nice!
"The Just shall live by Faith" Rom1:17

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Re: Howdy!

Post by Peter Connan » 09 Dec 2016 19:33

Did you guys put the Y61 load bin on, or was that somebody before you?
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Re: Howdy!

Post by SJC » 09 Dec 2016 20:34

Welcome justin, does your bakkie still have the standard/original leafpack in?

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Re: Howdy!

Post by Anthony Forgey » 11 Dec 2016 21:25

Welcome.

Another N/A 4.2d :thumbup:
'98 Patrol 4.2D

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Re: Howdy!

Post by Tinus lotz » 12 Dec 2016 08:29

Anthony Forgey wrote:Welcome.

Another N/A 4.2d :thumbup:
We have to talk about that..... :lol:

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