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by Craig Lord
21 Oct 2020 20:23
Forum: 08a. Your Patrol
Topic: Zerubabel
Replies: 31
Views: 629

Re: Zerubabel

Mine has no hope of that, my cruising speed is 110. It’s a tiring effort to try keep it at 120, and it’s a hell of a thing to try get it to reach 140! That's not normal... Hey, if you are happy thats all that matters, but you really should have more oomph! I also get 4.8kmpl average, 5 if I'm super...
by Craig Lord
17 Oct 2020 19:58
Forum: 09. Engines
Topic: Is there supposed to be oil here?
Replies: 21
Views: 555

Re: Is there supposed to be oil here?

While you are there, you may want to remove that butterly in the intake... the little bolt & nut rattles loose over time & can cause major internal engine damage. I wonder if this could be the cause of the rattling/tapping sound on my 4.8? I suspect it needs valve clearance adjustments but heck may...
by Craig Lord
15 Oct 2020 13:55
Forum: 10. Drivetrain
Topic: Y62 Portal Axles
Replies: 10
Views: 371

Re: Y62 Portal Axles

Hulle vra omtrent R250 000 vir y61. Bietjie bo my huidige budget Forgive my ignorance but at that price is there even any way to justify that product other than the fact that it "looks lekker"? Unless you are building a a special vehicle to tackle very specific types of tracks? Like a competition v...
by Craig Lord
30 Sep 2020 18:08
Forum: 26. Techniques
Topic: Recovery debate
Replies: 27
Views: 1621

Re: Recovery debate

Saw this on Instagram today, one lucky dude. Snatch rope off the tow ball....
by Craig Lord
15 Sep 2020 20:03
Forum: 26. Techniques
Topic: Recovery debate
Replies: 27
Views: 1621

Re: Recovery debate

After watching so many videos of what could happen when using improper recovery points and equipment I will never ever recover off a tow ball again or take any of the other risks such as improper recovery techniques or using underrated equipment. That being said I will admit that I do not have suffi...
by Craig Lord
27 Aug 2020 06:54
Forum: 14. Rims & Tyres
Topic: Squeaking tyres
Replies: 14
Views: 711

Re: Squeaking tyres

My BFG KO2s squeak on some smooth concrete surfaces such as in underground car parks especially on tight turns if the ambient temp is high. They dont make any noise on normal tar though unless the road surface is old and has been worn very smooth, there is one road here that makes them squeak even u...
by Craig Lord
27 Aug 2020 06:52
Forum: 42. General Items/Services For Sale
Topic: Wurth Instant Hose Repair Tape - R200
Replies: 5
Views: 240

Re: Wurth Instant Hose Repair Tape - R200

I also keep a roll of this in the patrol, good stuff.

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