Meet Ubhejane (Black Rhino)

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IanT
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Full Name: Ian Temperley
Nickname: IanT (aka) "The Joker"
Home Town: JHB
Current 4x4: 2001 4.5 Grx (Mean Green)
2003 4.2 TDI (Ubhejane)
Home Language: English
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Re: Meet Ubhejane (Black Rhino)

Post by IanT » 16 Nov 2017 09:19

PS Tinus did you notice I have removed the 3.0 DI off the back door :blonde: Happy??? I will make a new one saying 4.2 TDI to replace it :thumbup:

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iandvl
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Full Name: Ian de Villiers
Nickname: Ian
Home Town: Brits
Current 4x4: Nissan Patrol 4.5 GRX
Nissan Hardbody 2.4 4x4
Home Language: English
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Re: Meet Ubhejane (Black Rhino)

Post by iandvl » 16 Nov 2017 09:21

Looking good, Ian. :salute: :salute:

Edit: Despite the fact that you sold out your Petrol brethren for an oil burner... :rolling: :rolling: :layrubber: :layrubber:

IanT
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Full Name: Ian Temperley
Nickname: IanT (aka) "The Joker"
Home Town: JHB
Current 4x4: 2001 4.5 Grx (Mean Green)
2003 4.2 TDI (Ubhejane)
Home Language: English
Been thanked: 51 times

Re: Meet Ubhejane (Black Rhino)

Post by IanT » 16 Nov 2017 09:50

Hay Hay Ian, I still have my 4.5!! Surly that should score me some noddy points :rolling: :rolling: If I can not get what I have put into I am just going to keep it anyway, bloody nice patrol :blonde: :blonde: :woo: :thumbup:

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ricster
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Home Town: Alberton Gauteng
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Home Language: English
Location: LA..... No not Los Angles ..... Lower Alberton, Gauteng
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Re: Meet Ubhejane (Black Rhino)

Post by ricster » 16 Nov 2017 09:57

Hmmm ....the force is strong with that one.....
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IanT
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Full Name: Ian Temperley
Nickname: IanT (aka) "The Joker"
Home Town: JHB
Current 4x4: 2001 4.5 Grx (Mean Green)
2003 4.2 TDI (Ubhejane)
Home Language: English
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Re: Meet Ubhejane (Black Rhino)

Post by IanT » 20 Nov 2017 11:15

Ok Next update! Winch in, Light bar connected and working, and both radios in and working :thumbup:
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IanT
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Full Name: Ian Temperley
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Home Town: JHB
Current 4x4: 2001 4.5 Grx (Mean Green)
2003 4.2 TDI (Ubhejane)
Home Language: English
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Re: Meet Ubhejane (Black Rhino)

Post by IanT » 20 Nov 2017 11:16

O yes and decided to get the spare wheel cover done the same material and color as the seat covers

IanT
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Joined: 17 May 2013 10:43
Full Name: Ian Temperley
Nickname: IanT (aka) "The Joker"
Home Town: JHB
Current 4x4: 2001 4.5 Grx (Mean Green)
2003 4.2 TDI (Ubhejane)
Home Language: English
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Re: Meet Ubhejane (Black Rhino)

Post by IanT » 20 Nov 2017 11:20

and the starter motor is still giving greef :thumbdown: Replaced this bit last week and is better but still sometimes turn but does not engage the ring gear!

I have also bought new speakers this weekend, with the new radio the old ones sound terrible
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IanT
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Posts: 1171
Joined: 17 May 2013 10:43
Full Name: Ian Temperley
Nickname: IanT (aka) "The Joker"
Home Town: JHB
Current 4x4: 2001 4.5 Grx (Mean Green)
2003 4.2 TDI (Ubhejane)
Home Language: English
Been thanked: 51 times

Re: Meet Ubhejane (Black Rhino)

Post by IanT » 24 Nov 2017 09:34

Just a quick one, had the front windscreen replaced yesterday, went with a company I have used before and they are great :thumbup: Phoned them yesterday morning and they did the job in the afternoon at my factory all for R1600 :blonde: :blonde: If anyone needs glass for their Patrol drop me a PM and I will send you their details

IanT
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Posts: 1171
Joined: 17 May 2013 10:43
Full Name: Ian Temperley
Nickname: IanT (aka) "The Joker"
Home Town: JHB
Current 4x4: 2001 4.5 Grx (Mean Green)
2003 4.2 TDI (Ubhejane)
Home Language: English
Been thanked: 51 times

Re: Meet Ubhejane (Black Rhino)

Post by IanT » 01 Dec 2017 12:16

Quick update, patrol is now working up at the farm still ods and sods to do, but most of it is finished now :thumbup:
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Rev Counter is now working :thumbup: Reving lower by about 300rpm than a standard 4.2 because of the auto dif ratio
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Started building a rear door table, not yet finished but at least it is in :thumbup:

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Re: Meet Ubhejane (Black Rhino)

Post by hugejp » 01 Dec 2017 18:11

:thumbup:

Good job boet!
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