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by rigardt
Sat Apr 21, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: Late 2005 - 2016 Hilux (Gen 6 aka Vigo-shape)
Topic: vigo rear diff protection plate
Replies: 2
Views: 71

Re: vigo rear diff protection plate

I just find it very strange that you look at all the top suppliers like stofpad, iron man, frontrunner etc none of them even list one in their products list.
by rigardt
Fri Apr 20, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Late 2005 - 2016 Hilux (Gen 6 aka Vigo-shape)
Topic: vigo rear diff protection plate
Replies: 2
Views: 71

vigo rear diff protection plate

been watching safari 4x4 roetes on tv. they drive amarok's kitted out by RSI. sometimes they show underneath the vehicle and they have fitted a rear diff protection plate. how come something like this doesn't exist for the vigo ?
by rigardt
Wed Apr 11, 2018 6:51 am
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng: tweede event en tweede uitdunne op 14 April 2018
Replies: 38
Views: 1063

Re: Gauteng: tweede event en tweede uitdunne op 14 April 2018

are we having a braai afterwards ?
I will be there and there is a jimny tagging along as well.
by rigardt
Fri Feb 23, 2018 11:28 pm
Forum: Events Calender
Topic: Hilux Club RFAD Team
Replies: 64
Views: 1313

Re: Hilux Club RFAD Team

if you guys need some more members then I'm available however I need a navi. don't think you can do this driver alone
by rigardt
Fri Jan 12, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Hilux Vigo Temp gauge 4l V6 AT
Replies: 12
Views: 619

Re: Hilux Vigo Temp gauge 4l V6 AT

....................but I wired it up to come on when the air-con was being used. That way I didn't have to install a termo-switch to control it and it made a big difference to the air-con. .......................... The only problem with that is that on a Toyota the ECU disables the A/C system whe...
by rigardt
Wed Nov 29, 2017 8:52 pm
Forum: Eastern Cape
Topic: E/Cape YE GTG
Replies: 40
Views: 1493

Re: E/Cape YE GTG

go on and do it !
post pics of you doing a hilux recovery !!
and by the way it's 3 ovals !!
by rigardt
Wed Nov 29, 2017 8:48 pm
Forum: Late 2005 - 2016 Hilux (Gen 6 aka Vigo-shape)
Topic: Performance Chips
Replies: 22
Views: 1201

Re: Performance Chips

ek twyfel sterk.
daai is n plug n play boks.
jy kan hom nie stel op n dyno nie. hy doen sy eie ding !
by rigardt
Mon Nov 06, 2017 7:37 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 2012 hilux d4d power steering fluid
Replies: 8
Views: 385

Re: 2012 hilux d4d power steering fluid

I bought a bottle of Castrol dexon II this weekend. haven't filled my power steering yet. reason I bought it is my power steering whines when the vehicle is cold. when its hot its quiet. had someone turn the steering wheel while idling when the vehicle was cold and the fluid drops below the low leve...
by rigardt
Fri Nov 03, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 2012 hilux d4d power steering fluid
Replies: 8
Views: 385

2012 hilux d4d power steering fluid

i need to top up my steering fluid. is it a specific Toyota product or can I just get any fluid from a spares shop and top up ?
by rigardt
Tue Sep 26, 2017 7:03 pm
Forum: To Swop or Give Away
Topic: free nudge bar
Replies: 10
Views: 880

Re: free nudge bar

dit is n plesier Vian
by rigardt
Mon Sep 25, 2017 8:43 am
Forum: To Swop or Give Away
Topic: free nudge bar
Replies: 10
Views: 880

Re: free nudge bar

jammer Frederick. het nie van jou gehoor nie to gee ek hom maar vir Vian saterdag.
by rigardt
Thu Sep 21, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Year end event ???
Replies: 1
Views: 538

Re: Year end event ???

I must admit it has been super quiet here lately ! I think everyone is sort of doing their own thing at the moment. would be good to get all the people back together around the same campfire !
by rigardt
Tue Sep 19, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: To Swop or Give Away
Topic: free nudge bar
Replies: 10
Views: 880

Re: free nudge bar

As Frederick hom nie wil he nie sal ek vir jou die brackets hou voor ek hom weg gooi.
by rigardt
Mon Sep 18, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: To Swop or Give Away
Topic: free nudge bar
Replies: 10
Views: 880

Re: free nudge bar

hi guys
here is some pics.
you can decide.
by rigardt
Sat Sep 16, 2017 3:45 pm
Forum: To Swop or Give Away
Topic: free nudge bar
Replies: 10
Views: 880

free nudge bar

is there any market for 2nd hand nudge bars ?
mine has a few scratches and a small dent.
anybody want it ?
willing to swop it for a few beers.
otherwise its going to scrap metal on my next run.
it has all the brackets.
came of my 2012 DC Hilux.
by rigardt
Tue Sep 05, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Where do I put my spare wheel?
Replies: 8
Views: 962

Re: Where do I put my spare wheel?

why not put it on the side of the vehicle under the camper ? where the camper over hangs on the load bin. it wont increase the width of the vehicle or camper. lots of wasted storage space there. or ...... you can mount it on the bonnet like the land rover guys do !!
by rigardt
Thu Aug 10, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: WAECO Fridge Service - Sorted
Replies: 7
Views: 888

Re: WAECO Fridge Service

johan also fixed my snomaster after snomaster themselves couldn't even fix it.
I would recommend phoning johan.
by rigardt
Thu Aug 10, 2017 8:20 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Spare wheel MIA....
Replies: 13
Views: 1220

Re: Spare wheel MIA....

Mars wrote:
Tue Aug 08, 2017 7:11 am
You really shouldn't struggle to get one on OLX, Gumtree etc.
exactly.
that's where all the stolen ones get sold again.
it's a vicious circle.
just like all the wheel caps like you see next too the road !
by rigardt
Thu Aug 10, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: General Mods
Topic: Bashplate
Replies: 3
Views: 358

Re: Bashplate

I recently repainted mine. made it black again. used a rubber bakkie lining paint. its like rubber. coated it with a roller. took a few days for each coat to dry but it was like 8 degrees outside ! from my research powdercoating is a problem you can make it any colour you want but I wont powdercoat ...
by rigardt
Thu Aug 03, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng Club event suggestions
Replies: 31
Views: 2332

Re: Gauteng Club event suggestions

I would have loved to do this. I have been threatening to start my hilux for a few weeks, but building alterations and work just keeps on getting in the way !!
by rigardt
Wed Jun 14, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Toyota Fire
Replies: 7
Views: 811

Re: Toyota Fire

well done and thanks man. I didn't understand the pic in the 1st post but now after the explanation I see what you mean.
by rigardt
Tue Jun 06, 2017 8:28 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Vigo auto door lock
Replies: 12
Views: 1064

Re: Vigo auto door lock

my 2012 also doesn't have it but I'm so used to locking the doors with the button when I get in it doesn't even bother me anymore.
by rigardt
Sun Jun 04, 2017 11:28 am
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng Club event suggestions
Replies: 31
Views: 2332

Re: Gauteng Club event suggestions

lyk vir my die mense is maar bang vir die koue !
weet ook nie of ek dit gaan maak nie. me verf wil net nie droog raak in die winters dag nie
by rigardt
Thu Jun 01, 2017 6:19 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng Club event suggestions
Replies: 31
Views: 2332

Re: Gauteng Club event suggestions

if I manage to finish fixing my bash plates this weekend them I'm game for the 10th
by rigardt
Thu Jun 01, 2017 6:18 pm
Forum: Stolen Hiluxes
Topic: Toyota Hilux Stolen 05:39 4 Dec 2016
Replies: 44
Views: 4110

Re: Toyota Hilux Stolen 05:39 4 Dec 2016

awesome. glad to hear. it's a step forward atleast
by rigardt
Tue May 30, 2017 7:10 pm
Forum: Braai and recipes
Topic: Hilux braaier
Replies: 5
Views: 1076

Re: Hilux braaier

cool !
what's the articulation on that thing ?
looks like we can braai on the side of a mountain !
by rigardt
Mon May 29, 2017 7:45 pm
Forum: Stolen Hiluxes
Topic: Toyota Hilux Stolen 05:39 4 Dec 2016
Replies: 44
Views: 4110

Re: Toyota Hilux Stolen 05:39 4 Dec 2016

no problem
let me know. maybe there is some other numbers on a certain page they might require
by rigardt
Mon May 29, 2017 6:44 pm
Forum: Stolen Hiluxes
Topic: Toyota Hilux Stolen 05:39 4 Dec 2016
Replies: 44
Views: 4110

Re: Toyota Hilux Stolen 05:39 4 Dec 2016

hi Ashley

not sure if this is what you need but on the back of my owners manual I see the following
Part No. 01999-0K106
01-1108-00

hope that helps
by rigardt
Thu May 25, 2017 10:44 pm
Forum: Stolen Hiluxes
Topic: Toyota Hilux Stolen 05:39 4 Dec 2016
Replies: 44
Views: 4110

Re: Toyota Hilux Stolen 05:39 4 Dec 2016

mm not sure if its the same but I have a 2012 3.0 d4d double cab 4x4. I can check for you on Saturday if that will help.
by rigardt
Thu Apr 13, 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: 4x4 Megaworld Gerotek day
Replies: 10
Views: 1276

Re: 4x4 Megaworld Gerotek day

Obelix and Dogmatix wrote:
Thu Apr 13, 2017 9:57 am
1. Greg & Lee-Ann
2. Quentin & Hesta
3. Rigardt

Righardt so swambo het jou nie te hard gedoender oor daai bumper nie?
nee nie te hard nie. ek behoort uit die hospital te wees voor ons gerotek to gaan ! :blackeye: :blackeye: :blackeye:
by rigardt
Thu Apr 13, 2017 7:25 am
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: 4x4 Megaworld Gerotek day
Replies: 10
Views: 1276

Re: 4x4 Megaworld Gerotek day

1. Greg & Lee-Ann
2. Quentin & Hesta
3. Rigardt
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by rigardt
Wed Mar 29, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: The Wedge 4x4 trail & Golf driving range
Replies: 24
Views: 2429

Re: The Wedge 4x4 trail & Golf driving range

what time are we meeting there ?
by rigardt
Wed Mar 29, 2017 6:53 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng Club event suggestions
Replies: 31
Views: 2332

Re: Gauteng Club event suggestions

We try and attend as many events as possible. We avoid the camping events (for now) as we are not camp ready (yet) Apart from that I think a yearly calendar will work great. It used to be like that when I joined the club. That way everyone can plan ahead. Also some events must be like a training eve...
by rigardt
Wed Mar 29, 2017 6:31 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng Club event suggestions
Replies: 31
Views: 2332

Re: Gauteng Club event suggestions

Nick join us this weekend at the wedge.
its lots of fun and you wont damage your vehicle I promise. I've been there before. there is lots of escape routes.
by rigardt
Tue Mar 21, 2017 7:53 am
Forum: Electronic Gadgets and Radios
Topic: snomaster 12 V plug
Replies: 4
Views: 998

Re: snomaster 12 V plug

I found one at Outdoor Warehouse.
thanks Tony.
thanks guys.
by rigardt
Sun Mar 19, 2017 9:30 am
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: The Wedge 4x4 trail & Golf driving range
Replies: 24
Views: 2429

Re: The Wedge 4x4 trail & Golf driving range

Was at The Wedge yesterday with the Suzuki club. It was awesome. Trail is not too difficult but lots of mud ! None of us could master the obstacle called “the swamp” would like to see which of the Hilux club members can master it ! Had to recover a jimny that got stuck in the mud  Also got myself s...
by rigardt
Fri Mar 17, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: Electronic Gadgets and Radios
Topic: snomaster 12 V plug
Replies: 4
Views: 998

snomaster 12 V plug

i recently got a 2nd hand snomaster fridge as a present. it has 2 plugs for power. 1 is a normal kettle plug/computer plug which runs of normal house power. I assume the 2nd plug is a 12 V connecter. it has some funny 8 figure looking plug. does anyone know where I can find a cable for this ? thanks...
by rigardt
Thu Mar 16, 2017 5:50 pm
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: Sanding Paper
Replies: 17
Views: 1868

Re: Sanding Paper

now I'm interested as well. I have tried the sand paper and toothpaste before and couldn't get it to work so well. I'm going to give the wisecracks guy a try and see.
by rigardt
Mon Mar 13, 2017 11:18 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: The Wedge 4x4 trail & Golf driving range
Replies: 24
Views: 2429

Re: The Wedge 4x4 trail & Golf driving range

we're in for this. this coming weekend I'm going with a few of the Suzuki club guys to the the wedge, so will see what it's like in case nobody else has been there. will report back.
by rigardt
Mon Mar 13, 2017 9:15 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Calculated / Stupid / Lucky ??
Replies: 6
Views: 595

Re: Calculated / Stupid / Lucky ??

there is no chance. that is pure luck and big brass b@lls
by rigardt
Mon Mar 06, 2017 7:40 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: 2016 hilux moose test fail
Replies: 35
Views: 3283

Re: 2016 hilux moose test fail

en blykbaar is hulle nou besig om dit reg te maak !
http://www.wheels24.co.za/News/Guides_a ... a-20170303
daa gaan seke n recall wees vir al die wat al klaa daa buite is !
by rigardt
Fri Feb 24, 2017 7:25 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: 4x4 Fun Day - Northam
Replies: 9
Views: 1323

Re: 4x4 Fun Day - Northam

that is a FAR drive to go and play in some mud !!
by rigardt
Mon Feb 06, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: Web Related Discussions and Suggestions
Topic: New Style Feb 2017
Replies: 86
Views: 10535

Re: New Style Feb 2017

1 thing that I see that's missing is in the "unread posts" view. we could normally see in which category the post was. that is now gone. can it be reinstated?
by rigardt
Fri Dec 09, 2016 5:42 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Data recovery tool
Replies: 7
Views: 513

Re: Data recovery tool

there are no tools that is free and good. how much is your data worth to you ? might have to fork out and buy EaseUS.
by rigardt
Mon Nov 21, 2016 7:29 am
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng year end GTG
Replies: 117
Views: 7508

Re: Gauteng year end GTG

1. Greg, Lee-Ann & kids Camping Y Fri & Sat 2. Arné, Hester and daughter 3. Neil & Chane, Calvin & Kiara 4. Hein and Jo-Anne 5. Robbie, Vicky and kids Camping Saturday 6. Johan & Sidonie 7. Ike & Co. 8. Corrie - tentative 9. Rigardt - not camping 10. Johan Havenga (Host) 11. Jaans, Lizelle en Ian 12...
by rigardt
Sat Nov 19, 2016 9:06 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng year end GTG
Replies: 117
Views: 7508

Re: Gauteng year end GTG

sorry but i found a late entry also joining us. not a club member 1. Greg, Lee-Ann & kids Camping Y Fri & Sat 2. Arné, Hester and daughter 3. Neil & Chane, Calvin & Kiara 4. Hein and Jo-Anne 5. Robbie, Vicky and kids Camping Saturday 6. Johan & Sidonie 7. Ike & Co. 8. Corrie - tentative 9. Rigardt 1...
by rigardt
Tue Nov 08, 2016 6:46 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng year end GTG
Replies: 117
Views: 7508

Re: Gauteng year end GTG

1 live live it .... not wasting time fixing oil leaks
by rigardt
Tue Nov 08, 2016 6:11 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng year end GTG
Replies: 117
Views: 7508

Re: Gauteng year end GTG

1. Greg, Lee-Ann & kids 2. Arné, Hester and daughter 3. Neil & Chane, Calvin & Kiara 4. Hein and Jo-Anne 5. Robbie, Vicky and kids 6. Johan & Sidonie 7. Ike & Co. 8. Corrie - tentative 9. Rigardt 10. Johan Havenga (Host) 11. Jaans, Lizelle en Ian 12. Christoffel & wife 13. Koos Landy is still m.i.a....
by rigardt
Thu Nov 03, 2016 6:59 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng year end GTG
Replies: 117
Views: 7508

Re: Gauteng year end GTG

ok understood. scrap the landy. can I load 3 other people (no kids) in my hilux ? will even bring our own meat.
by rigardt
Wed Nov 02, 2016 6:22 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng year end GTG
Replies: 117
Views: 7508

Re: Gauteng year end GTG

do we pay per person or just R200 per vehicle ? so 4 people in 1 car is still R200 ?
also need to add a friend (non club member) to the list with a landy ! we need to practice recoveries before the end of the year !
by rigardt
Mon Oct 31, 2016 6:27 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng year end GTG
Replies: 117
Views: 7508

Re: Gauteng year end GTG

keen for either one. will not be camping
by rigardt
Fri Sep 30, 2016 8:39 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: time to apply new make up
Replies: 40
Views: 1849

Re: time to apply new make up

no he doesn't ! martin is always right !
by rigardt
Fri Sep 30, 2016 6:52 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: time to apply new make up
Replies: 40
Views: 1849

Re: time to apply new make up

baie mooi ! ek sien jy het jou 400 KG voor bumber gehou
by rigardt
Fri Sep 23, 2016 3:10 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: About Time for a 4x4 Day Trail
Replies: 128
Views: 7119

Re: About Time for a 4x4 Day Trail

Did Kungwini just the other day. And Piesangkloof. DeWildt has become a bit boring. Never been to Spookspruit, but I believe the club was there recently? Hobby park's red mud is too much of a hassle to wash off.... hi Mickey I do agree Hobby park's mud is a pain. have you done the whole trail yet ?...
by rigardt
Fri Sep 23, 2016 3:03 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: vrydagmiddag photies
Replies: 6
Views: 464

Re: vrydagmiddag photies

wat is die as ek mag vra
by rigardt
Fri Sep 23, 2016 8:34 am
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: About Time for a 4x4 Day Trail
Replies: 128
Views: 7119

Re: About Time for a 4x4 Day Trail

1. Louis and family
2. Shaun Bronkhorst
3. Robbie and family
4. Hennie en Sonja
5. Quentin and Junae
6. Marius Venter Stumps
7. Rigardt - if I'm ready by then after my op
by rigardt
Tue Aug 23, 2016 9:11 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Vergelyking ou / nuwe Hilux
Replies: 8
Views: 620

Re: Vergelyking ou / nuwe Hilux

ja nee mens kan so se.
so... die een met die skerper neus (die nuwe een) gaan minder eet en vinniger hardloop as die ouer kort neus een ?
by rigardt
Fri Jul 22, 2016 7:14 pm
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: My track Corsa - and so the season ends...
Replies: 563
Views: 35216

Re: My track Corsa - nasty prang, but back soon!

manifold lyk nice ! waste ITB's gaan jy op sit ?
by rigardt
Mon Jul 04, 2016 9:33 pm
Forum: Recovery Equipment
Topic: Advice on recovery tracks.
Replies: 20
Views: 2387

Re: Advice on recovery tracks.

Going up on our own. :shock2: going on your own ...... well then I would get some tracks. the bright orange ones ! they might be big and bulky and take some space but they are light and weigh basically nothing - still very strong ! rather have them and don't need them than need them and don't have ...
by rigardt
Mon Jul 04, 2016 7:49 pm
Forum: Recovery Equipment
Topic: Advice on recovery tracks.
Replies: 20
Views: 2387

Re: Advice on recovery tracks.

are you going up to kubu island on your own or in a group ?

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