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Re: Diesel leak

Postby DH70 » 23 Nov 2016 13:37

Haven't had much time to attend to the leak problem, but nothings changed. A local mechanic had a look about a month ago, but couldn't find the problem. ANG are the go to guys in our area, but they're booked u till 15 Dec (we leave 10Dec), so can anyone recommend a mechanic in the Milnerton/Blouberg/Killarney gardens area who knows what he's looking at?
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Re: Diesel leak

Postby SJC » 23 Nov 2016 13:52

Where is "tour de frans" ' workshop?
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Re: Diesel leak

Postby Tinus lotz » 23 Nov 2016 13:54

Innie kaap
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Re: Diesel leak

Postby SJC » 23 Nov 2016 13:59

Tinus lotz wrote:Innie kaap

:rolling: :rolling:

Miskien naby aan een van hierdie areas: Milnerton/Blouberg/Killarney ?
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Re: Diesel leak

Postby ricster » 23 Nov 2016 14:03

He is in Belville, but you better be quick as I think he will be way from middle Dec too.
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Re: Diesel leak

Postby Kagiso II » 23 Nov 2016 22:03

Frans is in BRACKENFELL just off the N1 near Jip de Jager rd
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Re: Diesel leak

Postby DH70 » 23 Nov 2016 23:39

Thanks for the replies. Already tried Fran's, can't get hold of him, plus he's a bit far. There's heaps of workshops in montague gardens and Killarney gardens, just a case of finding the honest one.
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Re: Diesel leak

Postby offroadbiker » 24 Nov 2016 06:39

Try Mario 082 928 3210 - Hi is the "Frans" for the Isuzu guys in your valley, but I know he also works on other vehicles. Really good guy
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Re: Diesel leak

Postby DH70 » 25 Nov 2016 14:15

Mario referred me to a diesel place. They quoted me minimum R4500 to recon the diesel pump. There's apparently two o-rings that need replacing (which would be R1800 to do), but they suggested that while it's removed, rather do the whole pump. Replacing the o-rings will be easy, but I'm guessing the removal of the diesel pump is not something a novice should attempt?
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Re: Diesel leak

Postby ricster » 25 Nov 2016 14:34

Removing the pump is 3 bolts, but you use lots of brightly coloured language to get to all the bolts....
refitting the pump..... still there will be a bit of colourful language used, but not as much as taking it off.

Does that price include a dyno to get the pump timing set up?
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