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by Yo-Yo
Mon Oct 30, 2017 10:17 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Hilux Revo Led bulbs
Replies: 4
Views: 727

Re: Hilux Revo Led bulbs

My REVO also has upgraded lights, also from 4X4 Direct, they work a charm and look gooooooood, and i can see now.
by Yo-Yo
Thu Oct 26, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: Events Calender
Topic: Rust De Winter 3rd to 5th November
Replies: 0
Views: 508

Rust De Winter 3rd to 5th November

Our annual family end of the year get together at the well-known Rust de winter venue for an awesome 4x4 Trail to the top of the mountain. Camping on Friday night under the trees on lawn, and then a bush (mountain) style camp at the top of the mountain. A 4X4 trail starting in basic bushveld with sa...
by Yo-Yo
Thu Sep 14, 2017 1:50 pm
Forum: Off-road Training
Topic: Recovery training at Kungwini
Replies: 0
Views: 755

Recovery training at Kungwini

RECOVERY TRAINING AT Kungwini 4x4 Trial near Bronkhorstspruit. Date – Sunday 17th September ALL MAKES AND MODELS OF 4X4 WELCOME 08h30 for 09h00 arrival and Registration/Coffee Only R 950.00 per vehicle with 2 occupants --- Hilux Forum members only R750.00 (KIDS under 18 R50.00) • Short lecture on th...
by Yo-Yo
Thu Sep 14, 2017 1:44 pm
Forum: Route Planning questions/discussions
Topic: Mabuasehube Sept 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 746

Re: Mabuasehube Sept 2017

go early morning to Mpya pan -- got water hole best viewing.
by Yo-Yo
Thu Sep 14, 2017 1:40 pm
Forum: Route Planning questions/discussions
Topic: Mabuasehube Sept 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 746

Re: Mabuasehube Sept 2017

Red meat south to north not normally an issue -- just not chicken or pork.
tomatoes also a no no

water - i took 60l for a week and its enough - however you can drive all the way to the gate again, and fill there(but not for drinking)
by Yo-Yo
Thu Jul 27, 2017 2:16 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 2 Rivers - Giyani - 20th July 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 927

Re: 2 Rivers - Giyani - 20th July 2017

a few more
by Yo-Yo
Thu Jul 27, 2017 2:14 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 2 Rivers - Giyani - 20th July 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 927

2 Rivers - Giyani - 20th July 2017

Another successful 2 Rivers weekend with New and old Friends. Really amazing people to tour with, You were great fun and good sports. 8 vehicles, met at the Petro Port on the N1 on Thursday morning, after a meet and greet, a short brief, a two way radio issued to each vehicle, we set off for Giyani ...
by Yo-Yo
Wed Jul 05, 2017 10:20 am
Forum: Route Planning questions/discussions
Topic: 2 Rivers - Giyani - 20th July 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 648

2 Rivers - Giyani - 20th July 2017

Nearly time to go 4x4ing, relax and drive some Thick sand. Pack Your Camping gear and come experience Thick sand and some tight turns. After this trip (with added training thrown in) Sand will never be your nemesis again. Meeting Point – On the N1 South– Pietersburg Highway , Total Petroport Panoram...
by Yo-Yo
Wed Jul 05, 2017 10:10 am
Forum: Off-road Training
Topic: 4x4 Driver Training - Kungwini - 9th July 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 664

4x4 Driver Training - Kungwini - 9th July 2017

Level One Driver Training and Vehicle Familiarization 9th July (Sunday) 2017 Kungwini 4x4 Trail near Bronkhorstspruit ALL MAKES AND MODELS OF 4X4 WELCOME. Only ---- R 750.00 per vehicle with 2 occupants. Additional passengers 18year an older R250.00 08h30 for 09h00 Arrive for registration and coffee...
by Yo-Yo
Fri Jun 23, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: Off-road Training
Topic: 4x4 Driver Training - Kungwini - 1st July 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 699

4x4 Driver Training - Kungwini - 1st July 2017

Level One Driver Training and Vehicle Familiarization ALL MAKES AND MODELS OF 4X4 WELCOME. R 750.00 per vehicle with 2 occupants. ---------- only R600 for Forum members. 08h30 for 09h00 Arrive for registration and coffee 09h00 Lecture (Theory) 1. Understanding the Features and workings of a 4WD Vehi...
by Yo-Yo
Fri Jun 23, 2017 2:27 pm
Forum: National
Topic: Botswana Adventure 9th Aug 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 708

Botswana Adventure 9th Aug 2017

Botswana – Adventure destination – Camping. 9th to 19th August 2017 Day 1 – Kharma Rhino Sanctuary Camp site Day 2 – Makgadikgadi Pans – Camp site and a visit to Kubu Island for Sunset drinks. Day 3 – Maun – Okavango River Lodge ( For those who would like a flight over the Delta in a light aircraft)...
by Yo-Yo
Fri Jun 23, 2017 2:24 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: 2 Rivers - Giyani - 20th July 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 691

2 Rivers - Giyani - 20th July 2017

A weekend of Adventure camping for the whole Family 2 rivers Camping (Giyani, near Phalaborwa) 2 Rivers Trip and Sand Training weekend. Date :- 20th to 24th July 2017 Only R600.00 per vehicle All makes and Models of 4x4 welcome It is nearly time to go on our weekend trip to the dry Letabo River near...
by Yo-Yo
Tue Jun 20, 2017 2:22 pm
Forum: Trail Reports
Topic: Baboons Pass April 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 1611

Re: Baboons Pass April 2017

Baboons pass weekend before last .... and
last weekend...... again

Im all Babooned out.
by Yo-Yo
Mon Jun 12, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: Trail Reports
Topic: Baboons June 2017 -Again
Replies: 0
Views: 839

Baboons June 2017 -Again

This past, very cold weekend a small group headed up to Lesotho to once again do the notorious Baboons Pass. 26km over a day and a half of steep, undulated and Rocky ............ I mean "lots of rocks" terrain will put any vehicle and its driver to the ultimate challenge. Not to mention, what abuse ...
by Yo-Yo
Mon Jun 05, 2017 1:32 pm
Forum: Trail Reports
Topic: Baboons Pass April 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 1611

Re: Baboons Pass April 2017

Baboons Pass -- again 16th to 18th June

Anyone want to Join ?
by Yo-Yo
Mon Jun 05, 2017 1:29 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Botswana Mabuasehube - May 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1372

Re: Botswana Mabuasehube - May 2017

Some more
by Yo-Yo
Mon Jun 05, 2017 1:21 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Botswana Mabuasehube - May 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1372

Botswana Mabuasehube - May 2017

Botswana Mabuasehube - May 2017 Mabuasehube in Botswana is located in the Kalahari Desert covering an area of almost 2,000 sq. km. The unforgiving desert terrain is characterized by high red dunes and scattered vegetation. In 1992 the reserve was incorporated into the Gemsbok National Park, and in 2...
by Yo-Yo
Fri May 19, 2017 8:09 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mabuasehube March 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 2615

Re: Mabuasehube March 2014

Well it was 2014 since You were there last ....... And seems you had good viewing and a good time.
Now its our turn, next week Friday we on the road.
O so very excited to get to the bush again.
by Yo-Yo
Fri May 12, 2017 9:20 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Replacement LED H4 lamps
Replies: 14
Views: 1433

Re: Replacement LED H4 lamps

I fitted a set from 4X4 Direct here in Boksburg to the new Revo -- was nervous at first, knowing all the new temperamental electronics. But - JOY,,, they work a treat. Very seldom do I need to use spot lights, and have not had anyone bright me yet. Urban driving not a big difference noted, but count...
by Yo-Yo
Wed Apr 19, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: National
Topic: Tours, Trips and Training dates
Replies: 0
Views: 775

Tours, Trips and Training dates

Good Day 4x4 Adventure Seekers Here are a few trips and Training days planned for You to peruse, if you have Not planned anything yet, and you have the time to join us . Training Saturday 6th May at Kungwini (Near Bronkhorstspruit) 4X4 Driver Training only R700.00 per vehicle (bring Your partners) S...
by Yo-Yo
Thu Apr 13, 2017 9:46 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Xtra cab 4x4 GD 6 prys
Replies: 7
Views: 669

Re: Xtra cab 4x4 GD 6 prys

Mooi - dit is n gooi prys- daar is nie baie oor in die Kar vir profit nie- en die verkoopsman kry dan maar min-- maar n goeie deal vir Jou.
by Yo-Yo
Wed Apr 12, 2017 9:32 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Xtra cab 4x4 GD 6 prys
Replies: 7
Views: 669

Re: Xtra cab 4x4 GD 6 prys

Jammer Jy is so ver van ons af OOs Rand
492 900 min R39432.00 -- Total R453 468.00 Plus R3 500 on the road plus accessories
by Yo-Yo
Mon Apr 10, 2017 1:29 pm
Forum: Trail Reports
Topic: Baboons Pass April 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 1611

Baboons Pass April 2017

Baboons Pass in Lesotho April 2017 Known as the South African “Rubicon”of Trails in the Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho, is the notorious Baboons pass - NOT for the faint hearted. With extreme conditions from start to finish, 2 days of rock building, steep climbs, wild tilts, and everything else a true ...
by Yo-Yo
Mon Apr 10, 2017 1:24 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Baboons Pass to Durban
Replies: 6
Views: 960

Re: Baboons Pass to Durban

Well he made it safe -- Congratulations again Ouma en Oupa.

Semonkeng to Quachs is tar.
by Yo-Yo
Wed Apr 05, 2017 12:02 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng Club event suggestions
Replies: 31
Views: 2430

Re: Gauteng Club event suggestions

As discussed == I am willing
by Yo-Yo
Mon Mar 13, 2017 8:16 am
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Reach for a dream 2017 4x4 fun day
Replies: 105
Views: 6225

Re: Reach for a dream 2017 4x4 fun day

Well done to You Guys -- AWESOME

AND congrats on taking the Coveted "Spirit Award"
by Yo-Yo
Wed Mar 01, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Serendipity 4x4 Trail 3rd to 5th March
Replies: 4
Views: 952

Re: Serendipity 4x4 Trail 3rd to 5th March

We have had an cancellation due to a nasty and unfortunate car accident -- so we have space open for anyone who would still like to join us.
by Yo-Yo
Tue Feb 28, 2017 4:16 pm
Forum: Trail Reports
Topic: Botswana Jan 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1456

Re: Botswana Jan 2017

Brilliant report, Tony. Sounds like it was all action. Have wanted to do that route for a long time. What sort of costs are involved? Park fees etc. Chobe obviously. Any others. Are you running these trips as a commercial venture or are u just guiding a bunch of like minded individuals? We would be...
by Yo-Yo
Fri Feb 24, 2017 9:59 am
Forum: Route Planning questions/discussions
Topic: Kosi - Bhanga -Lake Sibaya
Replies: 2
Views: 934

Re: Kosi - Bhanga -Lake Sibaya

Awesome -- Thanx
Yes - I have been to Ndumo - awesome birding venue.
by Yo-Yo
Thu Feb 23, 2017 3:29 pm
Forum: Trail Reports
Topic: Botswana Jan 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1456

Re: Botswana Jan 2017

A few more
by Yo-Yo
Thu Feb 23, 2017 3:28 pm
Forum: Trail Reports
Topic: Botswana Jan 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1456

Botswana Jan 2017

An Agathokakological Botswana Adventure Our group of excited travellers met at the Petro Port filling station early on the morning of 28th December for the start of what can only be described as one massive agathokakological tour. Our intended route was to enter Botswana at Martins Drift, visit Khar...
by Yo-Yo
Thu Feb 23, 2017 3:12 pm
Forum: Route Planning questions/discussions
Topic: Kosi - Bhanga -Lake Sibaya
Replies: 2
Views: 934

Kosi - Bhanga -Lake Sibaya

I see the last post was around 2014 -- has anyone been in the area recently ?
Tembe Elephant reserve, is there camping and can you do self drive there?
Any suggestions (camping) other than Bhanga Beach camp you would recommend?

Planning a little rock and surf fishing adventure soon.
by Yo-Yo
Fri Jan 27, 2017 8:06 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Alarm sound when locking and unlocking my Hilux
Replies: 5
Views: 698

Re: Alarm sound when locking and unlocking my Hilux

It is recommended you do not disconnect it, as this will disable the entire alarm "sounding" in the event of a break in no sound will be emitted. So to make it more comfortable, replace the HOOTER which is located under the bonnet on the right side, close to the fire wall, with a siren (available fr...
by Yo-Yo
Mon Jan 23, 2017 11:28 am
Forum: Off-road Training
Topic: 4x4 Driver Training Kungwini 28th January
Replies: 2
Views: 983

4x4 Driver Training Kungwini 28th January

A full day of off- Road Training at Kungwini, near Bronkhorstspruit on Saturday 28th January Directions, and GPS co –Ordinates below. All makes and models of 4x4 welcome Level One Driver Training and Vehicle Familiarization Only ---- R 700.00 per vehicle with 2 Occupants. Venue – Kungwini – Date - 2...
by Yo-Yo
Fri Dec 02, 2016 10:14 am
Forum: 2016 - on - Revo Shape Hilux
Topic: H4 LED kit
Replies: 18
Views: 2077

Re: H4 LED kit

Doen dit, Jy sallie spyt weessie
by Yo-Yo
Tue Nov 22, 2016 2:18 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: 2.4 vs 2.8
Replies: 43
Views: 6047

Re: 2.4 vs 2.8

2.4 4x4 Double Cab SR -- Is a Mine spec Pickup with more safety in it-- R 462 500.00 (no radio)
2.4 4x4 Double Cab SRX -- R 468 800.00

all are wide bodies now.
most will be coming with Mags now
by Yo-Yo
Thu Nov 17, 2016 10:04 am
Forum: Recovery Equipment
Topic: Wheel Traction Pads R300
Replies: 4
Views: 1202

Re: Wheel Traction Pads R300

SADLY


Passenger vehicles -- maybe will work.

4X4 -- Will destroy those, never to be seen again.
by Yo-Yo
Mon Nov 14, 2016 3:40 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Duel battery in hilux
Replies: 6
Views: 1118

Re: Duel battery in hilux

1. National Lunar - with Solenoid, but can only do certain batteries.
2. C TEK --- very Good
3. Intervolt --- Brilliant

but yes -all price concious
by Yo-Yo
Tue Nov 08, 2016 12:10 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Tour Of the Legends
Replies: 1
Views: 879

Tour Of the Legends

23rd to 27th November – Self Catering Camping Trail- In the Soutpansberg, Limpopo - R4 950.00 for 2 occupants. R 300.00 per extra persons. ALL Makes and Models of 4x4 welcome. Johan Klopper, our Guide, will take us on a tour which travels over some of the highest mountain peaks, through tropical for...
by Yo-Yo
Mon Nov 07, 2016 9:39 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: 2.4 vs 2.8
Replies: 43
Views: 6047

Re: 2.4 vs 2.8

Stem saam met Petri. Brandstof verbruik is 9l/100 op die 2.4 teen 12.5L/100 op my 2.8. (en 2.4 kan beter kry) Die 2.4 loop saam my 2.8 Auto, ek kan hom nie veg ry nie. Die 2.4 skiet ver voor die 3.0 D-4D OOK. Geld - teen wat Jy verloor -- Aircon op die 2.8 is Automatic -- Radio is so effens anders.(...
by Yo-Yo
Fri Nov 04, 2016 10:50 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Model Collectors
Replies: 8
Views: 464

Re: Model Collectors

Did we ever have any successes with -----
by Yo-Yo
Wed Nov 02, 2016 2:27 pm
Forum: 2016 - on - Revo Shape Hilux
Topic: 4x4 Direct's first fitment @ Boksburg, REVO Snorkel
Replies: 8
Views: 718

Re: 4x4 Direct's first fitment @ Boksburg, REVO Snorkel

And a very professional fitment, I should add.
by Yo-Yo
Wed Nov 02, 2016 2:19 pm
Forum: 2016 - on - Revo Shape Hilux
Topic: REVO snorkels @ 4x4 Direct
Replies: 4
Views: 632

Re: REVO snorkels @ 4x4 Direct

Mine looks stunning and fitting is extremely impressive.
by Yo-Yo
Wed Nov 02, 2016 2:09 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Hennops 4x4 Fun/Family
Replies: 1
Views: 896

Hennops 4x4 Fun/Family

Saturday 5th November we will be going to Hennops for a fun/Family 4x4 outing -- meet at Gate at 09h00
Pay your own way at gate.
Bring meat, refreshments and a camping chair for a braai after drive.
by Yo-Yo
Mon Oct 24, 2016 12:25 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng Marshal Unit
Replies: 2
Views: 1324

Re: Gauteng Marshal Unit

:dance1: :thumbup:
by Yo-Yo
Mon Oct 24, 2016 12:22 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: 4x4 Driver Training and Trails
Replies: 2
Views: 939

Re: 4x4 Driver Training and Trails

Swart Wit Kruis Arend
by Yo-Yo
Mon Oct 24, 2016 11:04 am
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: 4x4 Driver Training and Trails
Replies: 2
Views: 939

Re: 4x4 Driver Training and Trails

If 4x4ing is what you are looking for, you won’t be disappointed! With this 4x4 trail, there is absolutely no shortage of 4x4 obstacles, even for the most experienced 4x4’er! 28th to 30th October – 3 Provinces Trail-Self catering /Camping weekend - Near Volksrust - R750.00 per vehicle with 2 occupan...
by Yo-Yo
Wed Oct 12, 2016 11:24 am
Forum: Pictures Only - Post a pic of your Hilux
Topic: My Latest
Replies: 6
Views: 790

My Latest

Here is the Latest
by Yo-Yo
Wed Oct 12, 2016 11:11 am
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: 4x4 Driver Training and Trails
Replies: 2
Views: 939

4x4 Driver Training and Trails

I now we have a lot of experienced Drivers here, but if you see an opportunity to brush up, or find out more information, attend a Training course --- if you do not learn something that day- I will give your money back :siffler: Here are a few Training dates coming up :yahoo: Training 24th October -...
by Yo-Yo
Tue Sep 06, 2016 8:04 pm
Forum: Know your fellow members
Topic: Helllooooo
Replies: 8
Views: 564

Helllooooo

Thanks for the invite to eventually join- :yahoo: - hiding in the background :blushing: o well, im here now. im into anything that i can ride or drive, but it must have a kill switch, so Horses are out. Also enjoy all nature and outdoor related environments and goodies, and anything not city related...
by Yo-Yo
Tue Sep 06, 2016 7:52 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Two Rivers Trip with Toyota East Rand
Replies: 6
Views: 1533

Re: Two Rivers Trip with Toyota East Rand

Stunning -- Great Trip Report

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