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by Stef
Fri Dec 15, 2017 3:43 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

Ek al op vd forums gelees dat di ouens sukkel met konneksies op di mag adaptor.
Ma mens weet nooit....skakel dit uit dan weet mens

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by Stef
Fri Dec 15, 2017 1:23 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: 4.0 V6 Vigo Or NICE un molested SFA Hilux?
Replies: 8
Views: 126

Re: 4.0 V6 Vigo Or NICE un molested SFA Hilux?

GeorgeJvR wrote:
Fri Dec 15, 2017 8:13 am

I'm Looking for one that did not see a panalbeater, and no rust.
Engine; 22R EFI, 4Y EFI , 3RZ, Lexus 2JZ or Lexus v8
En da gaan myne s prys nou net op.... :stir: :mrgreen:
by Stef
Fri Dec 15, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

:thumbup: lekker; ek twyfel of dit die plug is, maar ja, doen hom oor dan weet jy dis reg Al wat ek kan nog kan dink is die mag adaptor. Check alles wat met die trigger te doen het, as daai sein vou dan stop di Dicktator alles. Dalk kan jy die kabel tussen batt - en die starter check as jy se dat da...
by Stef
Fri Dec 15, 2017 7:19 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

janee dis moeilik....dis hoekom ek so lank gesukkel het want die fout is nooit lank genoeg daar om hom te soek nie. Myne het aan die begin ook so te se dadelik gestart en met tyd alhoe erger geraak. As ek na daai plug kyk dan is +V en -V nie gebruik nie, want daar is net 3 konneksies, coil - , GND e...
by Stef
Fri Dec 15, 2017 6:32 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: Bumper/winch projek
Replies: 23
Views: 403

Re: Bumper/winch projek

Hallo Stefan, die posbus gat is vêr groter as die gat waar die rollers vir die kabel is. :thumbup: die afstand tussen die winch en die voorste plaat help ook Ek glo 40 grade is genoeg vir A.O.A, hang af hoe erg die hindernisse is wat jy wil ry. Winch is baie mooi in lyn met onderstel as ek na die m...
by Stef
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:22 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: SFA Gearbox fill/check plug
Replies: 4
Views: 128

Re: SFA Gearbox fill/check plug

+1

There is a crank seal engine side and a seal on the spline shaft gearbox side. If the crank seal has a leak there will be oil accumulating & draining from the bottom of the bell housing
by Stef
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:02 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: Bumper/winch projek
Replies: 23
Views: 403

Re: Bumper/winch projek

Lyk goed sover.

Die "posbus" plaat, ek neem aan dis die voorkant waar die kabel deur kom? Is moeilik om te skat op die foto, maar is die opening wyd genoeg, maw dieselfde wydte of wyer as die winch se drom?
by Stef
Thu Dec 14, 2017 7:19 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

Ag nee Rudi dis mos nou net wat jy nodig het.... Op die Dictator kyk of die oranje LED flikker as jy hom probeer start na hy uitgesny het maw kry jy pulse van die pickup in die dizzy. As j 'n Magnetic pickup het en daar is nie sein nie kyk na jou spasie tussen die pickup en die rotor, moet so klein ...
by Stef
Tue Dec 12, 2017 5:57 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

Danki oom Dawie, dit is di plan...wil sommer di winch drade ook sort

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by Stef
Tue Dec 12, 2017 10:02 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

Tx Rudi, also glad it's sorted because it was damn annoying.
Louis told me 'bout the alternator wire, but the one on my bakkie seems to be ok. Still no issues thus far ;-)
by Stef
Mon Dec 11, 2017 6:44 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Was daar drank betrokke ????
Replies: 11
Views: 421

Re: Was daar drank betrokke ????

Die beste was die "vrag" wat sommer so uit die bak geskiet word as't ware :D:
Verseker 'n gebrek aan goeie oordeel.
by Stef
Mon Dec 11, 2017 6:39 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: Bumper/winch projek
Replies: 23
Views: 403

Re: Bumper/winch projek

Lekker projek :thumbup: Hou van die ontwerp
by Stef
Thu Dec 07, 2017 7:26 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: LED lights - Options?
Replies: 2
Views: 129

Re: LED lights - Options?

Hi Thinus,

Kyk bietjie hier:http://www.ledandbeyond.co.za/lights/
by Stef
Wed Dec 06, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: SFA all aluminium canopy
Replies: 38
Views: 1498

Re: SFA all aluminium canopy

Bliksempie wrote:
Wed Dec 06, 2017 12:41 pm
Gald nie sleg nie. Dis wat myne ook omtrent gekos het. Ook alles self gedoen
Moet se ek is verbaas dat Alu nie veel duurder as gewone staal is nie
by Stef
Wed Dec 06, 2017 12:18 pm
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: SFA all aluminium canopy
Replies: 38
Views: 1498

Re: SFA all aluminium canopy

op die stadium geskat op min R8 000 per canopy, moet nog al die fakture bymekaar tel. Net so rofweg: Cladding is R2600 per sheet en ons het 4 gebruik , dus so R3600 uit die R8k. Slotte skarniere, lifters,rubbers R2500 Powder coating R830 Boute, moere & rivnuts +- R200 3 tubes Soudaflex R250 Alu tube...
by Stef
Wed Dec 06, 2017 11:06 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: SFA all aluminium canopy
Replies: 38
Views: 1498

Re: SFA all aluminium canopy

:thumbup: Dankie George jy sal moet uithaal want die prys is belaglik :mrgreen: Dink jy nie jy moet een vir 'n V6 vigo bou nie :D: :stir: :surrender: :surrender: :surrender: As jy ernstig is kan ons gesels maar ek moet eerlik wees die materiaal aleen was omtrent die intree prys v die komersiele ekw...
by Stef
Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:40 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: SFA all aluminium canopy
Replies: 38
Views: 1498

Re: SFA all aluminium canopy

Bliksempie wrote:
Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:02 am
Baie netjies Stefan. Het hom laasweek gesien toe jy by Prys uitdeling was (skool). Lyk regtig goed.
Tx Robbie

Het seke nog die oranje stickers op gehad :mrgreen: Moes ma so ry met hom want ek hy is nou ongemaklik om aleen af te haal met die cladding op LOL
Skies ek't jou nie gesien nie..?
by Stef
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:01 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Raad met daai pap Gaslifts
Replies: 7
Views: 233

Re: Raad met daai pap Gaslifts

New lifters aren't that expensive either, think we paid R87 each for the 200mm ones gassed to 150Nm, the Mcnaughtans brand that is.
by Stef
Mon Dec 04, 2017 11:45 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Raad met daai pap Gaslifts
Replies: 7
Views: 233

Re: Raad met daai pap Gaslifts

Boer maak n plan ja :thumbup:
by Stef
Mon Dec 04, 2017 11:42 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: SFA all aluminium canopy
Replies: 38
Views: 1498

Re: SFA all aluminium canopy

:thumbup: Dankie

George jy sal moet uithaal want die prys is belaglik :mrgreen:
by Stef
Mon Dec 04, 2017 7:19 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: SFA all aluminium canopy
Replies: 38
Views: 1498

Re: SFA all aluminium canopy

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by Stef
Wed Nov 29, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Worn Ignition SFA
Replies: 14
Views: 199

Re: Worn Ignition SFA

I'm pretty sure Gemini has the switch itself as a separate item...but the switch is hardly ever the problem LOL

Have you tried N1 4x4 or Ultimate 4x4?
There is also Wannenburgs & Toyota breakers but I doubt if they'd have.
by Stef
Tue Nov 28, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

Lekker Jan :thumbup:

Also haven't had any issues since bypassing the TP100, but I think I'll still replace the Dicktator with the Spitronics .
by Stef
Mon Nov 20, 2017 9:32 am
Forum: Vehicles For Sale
Topic: Sifu-Lux is for sale: 1991 Hilux SFA R 110 000 SOLD
Replies: 18
Views: 728

Re: Sifu-Lux is for sale: 1991 Hilux SFA R 110 000 SOLD

Hehe George...het 2 vriende met Lexus SFA's waarvan 1 'n LTD is presies soos myne...so ek verstaan die resep. .
by Stef
Mon Nov 20, 2017 9:08 am
Forum: Vehicles For Sale
Topic: Sifu-Lux is for sale: 1991 Hilux SFA R 110 000 SOLD
Replies: 18
Views: 728

Re: Sifu-Lux is for sale: 1991 Hilux SFA R 110 000 SOLD

Thanks guys! :thumbup: Congrats !! Market has spoken yet again.... :boss: :surrender: :surrender: Stef, in this particular case you have to look at the cost of the serious kit that this lux has like the ARB air lockers (front and back) with additional air vessel (you're not going to loose your lock...
by Stef
Thu Nov 16, 2017 12:11 pm
Forum: Vehicles For Sale
Topic: Sifu-Lux is for sale: 1991 Hilux SFA R 110 000 SOLD
Replies: 18
Views: 728

Re: Sifu-Lux is for sale: 1991 Hilux SFA R 110 000 SOLD

Congrats !!


Market has spoken yet again.... :boss: :surrender: :surrender:
by Stef
Mon Nov 13, 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: Toyota hilux front diff swop
Replies: 3
Views: 177

Re: Toyota hilux front diff swop

Welkom!

Hele paar ouens het dit al op die IFS Hiluxe gedoen (dis nou die KZTE se shape). Soek vir "Solid Axle Swop"...hier is een vd resultate viewtopic.php?f=8&t=11357&p=126643&hili ... op#p126643
by Stef
Mon Nov 06, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: Pictures Only - Post a pic of your Hilux
Topic: My V8 Hilux
Replies: 18
Views: 782

Re: My V8 Hilux

GeorgeJvR wrote:
Mon Nov 06, 2017 7:57 am
Gooi bietjie binne fotos asseblief ?
Nee moenie...George gaat jou 'n offer maak! :mrgreen:
by Stef
Fri Nov 03, 2017 6:33 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

Gebruik jy die Dictator se Igniter(Rooi boksie)? Nee die gewone swart chip Gistraand weer begin met sy nonsens toe ek wou ry...sommer die +V & -V direk battery toe gevat, nie eers 'n snik van a dag oud nie. So ek dink ek't hom finaal gewen, maar ek ek is ni lus om geld te spandeer op n nuwe TP100 a...
by Stef
Thu Nov 02, 2017 9:11 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

Finally had an opportunity to do proper testing....it failed to start yesterday in the garage and remained in that state for long enough so that i could pry into the harness & hook up my logic tester and a multi-meter. So with ignition on & the Dicktator powered up and no trigger signal.... check #1...
by Stef
Tue Oct 31, 2017 11:33 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

What are you running Jan, the original ECU or aftermarket?
by Stef
Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:51 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Re: Andy's "new" LUX
Replies: 93
Views: 5308

Re: Re: Andy's "new" LUX

Tx Andy/Dylan,

Most certainly will dyno it again....I believe I'll get better performance with the Spit than the red box
by Stef
Mon Oct 23, 2017 9:28 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Re: Andy's "new" LUX
Replies: 93
Views: 5308

Re: Re: Andy's "new" LUX

Where did you mount the ECU? I have the dicktator hidden in the dash but I'm tempted to mount the Spitronic inside the engine bay against the firewall somewhere..
by Stef
Mon Oct 23, 2017 9:17 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: SFA all aluminium canopy
Replies: 38
Views: 1498

Re: SFA all aluminium canopy

Looks neat Stef! :thumbup: Any reason why the one has a transverse rip on top while the other two have lateral ribs? Tx Andy. Really pleased with the way it turned out To answer your question...Yes, but it's really just a third arch exactly the same as the front & rear ones with the same lateral be...
by Stef
Mon Oct 23, 2017 5:39 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Re: Andy's "new" LUX
Replies: 93
Views: 5308

Re: Re: Andy's "new" LUX

Ok tx, also got the Saturn. At the same time I got new injector plugs and replaced the coil wires with longer ones from the molex connector. Still waiting for the coil plug and tps plug

Would the standard 4 cyl map start the 22R or should I load something else?

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by Stef
Mon Oct 23, 2017 5:30 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: SFA all aluminium canopy
Replies: 38
Views: 1498

Re: SFA all aluminium canopy

Welding all done. Just the finishing, powder coating & final assembly left

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by Stef
Thu Oct 19, 2017 2:23 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Strange noise on rear diff?
Replies: 23
Views: 618

Re: Strange noise on rear diff?

Jis ma dit het al duur geraak....
by Stef
Wed Oct 18, 2017 12:25 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Strange noise on rear diff?
Replies: 23
Views: 618

Re: Strange noise on rear diff?

Mud Dog wrote:
Wed Oct 18, 2017 11:25 am
take it past Mayfair Gearbox and ask their opinion.
I don't have much faith in Mayfair's diagnostic capabilities nor their addiction to silicone....I'm of the opinion that I would have been better off leaving the box as it was. R14k wasted
by Stef
Tue Oct 17, 2017 10:53 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: SFA all aluminium canopy
Replies: 38
Views: 1498

Re: SFA all aluminium canopy

"Side" project...
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by Stef
Tue Oct 17, 2017 10:34 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Re: Andy's "new" LUX
Replies: 93
Views: 5308

Re: Re: Andy's "new" LUX

Which Spitronics model did you get? The Saturn?
by Stef
Mon Oct 02, 2017 12:57 pm
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: Spot Welder.
Replies: 11
Views: 472

Re: Spot Welder.

The area of the conductor plays a role i.e you could have a thinner cable with more windings or a thicker one with less windings. That crossing there at the rear could also influence the voltage, but I would suggest to stick one end of the welding cable through the core again in other words add half...
by Stef
Fri Sep 29, 2017 9:47 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

What I also like about Spitronics is the fact that there is no mag adapter or igniter needed as the drivers are on board
by Stef
Fri Sep 29, 2017 9:06 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: SFA all aluminium canopy
Replies: 38
Views: 1498

Re: SFA all aluminium canopy

Thank you Bernhard, There are plenty weird sizes available in Aluminium... :mrgreen: We based our choices on what was available at the local suppliers as places like Huletts would only manufacture on demand with a min qty of 500 lengths IIRC. We opted for 38mm & 32mm square with a 2mm wall; as menti...
by Stef
Thu Sep 28, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: My Hilux Camper build
Replies: 35
Views: 2092

Re: My Hilux Camper build

Awesome build, really handy when you have something to start with that you can just mold to your needs
by Stef
Wed Sep 27, 2017 10:04 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

Had the same problem with my Dicktator. Used to cut when I'm at a robot or low revs. Then I had to wait about 20-30 seconds with the power of to get it going again. The exact same symptoms I'm experiencing...and when you get it going I found that one has to rev the engine to about 2000 rpm for a fe...
by Stef
Tue Sep 26, 2017 9:17 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: SFA all aluminium canopy
Replies: 38
Views: 1498

Re: SFA all aluminium canopy

First 2 frames now look like this
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by Stef
Tue Sep 26, 2017 9:11 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: SFA all aluminium canopy
Replies: 38
Views: 1498

Re: SFA all aluminium canopy

Frame #3 all welded together; slightly beefed up with an extra arch and using 3mm wall thickness as this one will have an RTT.
Rear door frames welded together for all 3 frames.
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by Stef
Fri Sep 22, 2017 8:10 am
Forum: Late 1998 to 2005 (Gen 5 aka IFS Hilux)
Topic: 02 With lexus gearing issues
Replies: 8
Views: 325

Re: 02 With lexus gearing issues

Hoe kry mens 'n Lexus se consumption reg?....Jy LIEG hom reg :D: KZ Surf's gearbox works just fine on the SFA with its diffs (petrol ratios)...revs more or less the same as what you have. At a stretch it will give 7km/l but tows like a dream. Proper bell housing with normal KZ box, D4D clutch is the...
by Stef
Thu Sep 21, 2017 10:50 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 4y or 22R
Replies: 8
Views: 446

Re: 4y or 22R

http://www.japeuro.co.za/engines/toyota-engines/

Onder op di bladsy is 'n 22RE met al die oorspronklike EFi spaghetti.
by Stef
Fri Sep 15, 2017 8:14 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 4y or 22R
Replies: 8
Views: 446

Re: 4y or 22R

Ek hoor jou, vir elke dag werk sal daai W2L lekker werk maar dis nie Toyota nie. Miskien kan jy 'n 4Y of 22R kry met EFi....dit sal 'n lekker upgrade wees veral as jy die 22R kan kry, het beter "power gain" met EFi as die 4Y volgens die ouens wat weet. Het jy al N1 4x4 probeer of Barry by Ultimate 4...
by Stef
Fri Sep 15, 2017 6:21 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: SFA all aluminium canopy
Replies: 38
Views: 1498

Re: SFA all aluminium canopy

Not too much progress made in the last 3 weeks, but in saying that, we are on door design #3, got the cladding & rubbers procured, and some of the cross bars front to back welded in. This week managed to get 4 x door frames cut & welded together; yesterday the flat bar came in so this is what we end...
by Stef
Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 4y or 22R
Replies: 8
Views: 446

Re: 4y or 22R

Jy sê "ou" hilux, so ek is nie seker wat die doel vd bakkie is nie, bv elke dag ryding of plaas bakkie?
Jy kan kyk na die die W2L enjin ook, blykbaar 'n baie goeie ombouing om te doen; daar hoort 'n paar drade te wees hier op die forum.
by Stef
Mon Sep 11, 2017 3:15 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

Tx Louis, sal kyk hoe loop my week

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by Stef
Mon Sep 11, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

Pra' jy oom Dawie, ek is nou al so g@tvol dis nie eers meer snaaks nie...
by Stef
Sun Sep 10, 2017 8:20 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

I've been told the same thing 5 years ago....maybe its time...I'd rather replace with Sptronics than deal with Dicktator's poor after sales service. MRD racing here in Pta offered to test it for me, so fortunately I won't have to go to Dicktator themselves, maybe they have a loan unit I could use to...
by Stef
Fri Sep 08, 2017 8:57 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

Right .....completely rebuilt the dizzy with a brand new optic...and it cut out 4 times again tonight. So I guess optic triggers are not as unreliable as most people think as the old one was still fine...that basically leaves the ECU...maybe not as reliable as most believe? Sent from my S30 using Ta...
by Stef
Wed Sep 06, 2017 9:10 am
Forum: Vehicles For Sale
Topic: 2011 Hilux D/C 4x4 (VERKOOP)
Replies: 3
Views: 583

Re: 2011 Hilux D/C 4x4 for sale R295000, 149 000km

Baie Netjies :thumbup:
by Stef
Tue Sep 05, 2017 5:40 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 76
Views: 2611

Re: Engine cutting out

OK....so the problem persists, but not as bad as before. A failing battery just highlighted an underlying problem. What still gets me is the trigger line that doesn't go lower than 8V ....thus a slightly flat batt will reduce the signal amplitude. Checked all ground connections, wiring etc. In my mi...
by Stef
Tue Sep 05, 2017 5:30 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Gabriel safaris and safari HDP
Replies: 6
Views: 464

Re: Gabriel safaris and safari HDP

Eish ...R2500 now...last I checked OME's were just on R2k each. Would have loved the HDPs but didn't have the appetite at the time for over R3k so I got the Safaris.
I'd say go for the HDP's, they are in a different league than the Safaris.

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by Stef
Wed Aug 30, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Gabriel safaris and safari HDP
Replies: 6
Views: 464

Re: Gabriel safaris and safari HDP

HDP's not much cheaper than the OME's...I fitted Safari's in the end that I got from Mikem, the ones they use with their 50mm lift kits.

Also thought the shocks were gone, but it is more the blades that are getting pap in the front.

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