Search found 17779 matches

by CasKru
Sat Feb 18, 2017 8:55 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Cranking Amps?
Replies: 10
Views: 190

Re: Cranking Amps?

Found this spec sheet from Bosch Starters.JPG To calculate the current from kW, use the formula P = VI (P - Watts V - Voltage I - Current) So for a 3.0l Diesel you would need a 2.2kW (2200W) starter. Using the formula: 2200W = 12v x I I= 2200 / 12 I = 183A As Andy stated, it also depends on the batt...
by CasKru
Sat Feb 18, 2017 8:43 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Cranking Amps?
Replies: 10
Views: 190

Re: Cranking Amps?

A starter motor from a normal 2 Liter petrol engine draws between 60 and 200 Amps when turning over the engine when the oil is warm and thin. Under winter conditions, this current can easily double when the oil is thick. Diesel engines have a very high compression ratio e.g. 22:1 and require more po...
by CasKru
Tue Feb 14, 2017 10:50 am
Forum: Web Related Discussions and Suggestions
Topic: Search function
Replies: 3
Views: 64

Re: Search function

Thabogrobler wrote:
Tue Feb 14, 2017 10:41 am
Ahhhh...Intel inside, idiot outside!
:lmao: :lmao: :lmao: :lmao:

They call it the PICNIC error. Problem in chair, not in computer :surrender: :laugh2: :laugh2:
by CasKru
Tue Feb 14, 2017 10:49 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Club Membership
Replies: 19
Views: 229

Re: Club Membership

You'll need to speak to Neil (Thunder02) as he handles the registrations and activations
by CasKru
Tue Feb 14, 2017 10:20 am
Forum: Web Related Discussions and Suggestions
Topic: Search function
Replies: 3
Views: 64

Re: Search function

Thabo... it's actually the hyphen in your word which is causing your search problems.

try searching of KZTE
by CasKru
Tue Feb 14, 2017 10:14 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Club Membership
Replies: 19
Views: 229

Re: Club Membership

To join and register is basically the same thing. First you register / join and once your membership fee is paid then you become an active member. The link however was broken but seems to be fine now
by CasKru
Tue Feb 14, 2017 9:49 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Club Membership
Replies: 19
Views: 229

Re: Club Membership

Not sure where you got the URL but it's supposed to be www.hiluxclub.co.za/join.php
by CasKru
Sat Feb 11, 2017 8:38 am
Forum: Web Related Discussions and Suggestions
Topic: New Style Feb 2017
Replies: 86
Views: 5610

Re: New Style Feb 2017

What does it feel like to be so clever! :D: Yep, resolution was the problem. Thanks! :winkx: P.S. Those of us that no longer have 20/20 vision have to use lower res with bigger print are going to battle until we can move those links back into the header again. :think: I did however manager to add t...
by CasKru
Fri Feb 10, 2017 2:17 pm
Forum: Web Related Discussions and Suggestions
Topic: New Style Feb 2017
Replies: 86
Views: 5610

Re: New Style Feb 2017

on mine it shows both.... What screen resolution are you running at?
forum2.JPG
by CasKru
Fri Feb 10, 2017 11:02 am
Forum: Web Related Discussions and Suggestions
Topic: New Style Feb 2017
Replies: 86
Views: 5610

Re: New Style Feb 2017

A suggestion from my side is that the very pale (green?) colour separating & surrounding the posts be mad a tad darker. It really plays havoc with my eyes as it is at present. Other than that, this is a far superior format than the previous one. Eric... how is the colour now? Hi Cassie, Not sure if...
by CasKru
Fri Feb 10, 2017 10:57 am
Forum: Web Related Discussions and Suggestions
Topic: New Style Feb 2017
Replies: 86
Views: 5610

Re: New Style Feb 2017

The links are all there to my knowledge
by CasKru
Thu Feb 09, 2017 8:09 pm
Forum: Web Related Discussions and Suggestions
Topic: New Style Feb 2017
Replies: 86
Views: 5610

Re: New Style Feb 2017

Pieter, I see that the links to the club, 4x4Direct etc that used to appear in the header aren't there any more. Can they be re-instated? I also see that you can't tell which notifications are unread in the drop-down box (top of page). Andy, for now the links are all on the left hand side under qui...
by CasKru
Thu Feb 09, 2017 8:08 pm
Forum: Web Related Discussions and Suggestions
Topic: New Style Feb 2017
Replies: 86
Views: 5610

Re: New Style Feb 2017

Family_Dog wrote:
Thu Feb 09, 2017 4:30 pm
A suggestion from my side is that the very pale (green?) colour separating & surrounding the posts be mad a tad darker. It really plays havoc with my eyes as it is at present.

Other than that, this is a far superior format than the previous one.
Eric... how is the colour now?
by CasKru
Wed Feb 08, 2017 8:15 am
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: New Member
Replies: 7
Views: 76

Re: New Member

Welcome Bernhard
by CasKru
Wed Feb 08, 2017 6:34 am
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: Alternator Light stays on
Replies: 6
Views: 108

Re: Alternator Light stays on

I found a replacement for my one at a Battery Center but that said I have an older van
by CasKru
Tue Feb 07, 2017 10:42 pm
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: Alternator Light stays on
Replies: 6
Views: 108

Re: Alternator Light stays on

It's either your charge indicator wire not connected to the alternator or your diode pack in the alternator has gone.
by CasKru
Mon Feb 06, 2017 6:56 am
Forum: 4x4Direct
Topic: 4x4 Direct Centurion opens on 6 Feb 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 343

Re: 4x4 Direct Centurion opens on 6 Feb 2017

Baie geluk julle. Mag julle van krag tot krag gaan.

Wys jou net wat gebeur as mens uitstekende diens lewer
by CasKru
Wed Feb 01, 2017 8:14 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Membership Termination?!?!?!?!
Replies: 24
Views: 564

Re: Membership Termination?!?!?!?!

Baasvark wrote:Cas I seem to remember Andy telling me that this was not possible....

But my memory is very suspect as of late :)
Used to do it all the time when I was at the helm :thumbup:
by CasKru
Wed Feb 01, 2017 7:10 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Membership Termination?!?!?!?!
Replies: 24
Views: 564

Re: Membership Termination?!?!?!?!

Also recieved a similar mail ( was in germany at the time). Did the payement but haven't recieved any response. Wish I could pay 2- 3 years in advance! I tend to forget about these things! You can. If you pay R320 for instance, you will be fine for 2 years. If you pay R480 you are set for 3 years :...
by CasKru
Tue Jan 31, 2017 2:07 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Membership Termination?!?!?!?!
Replies: 24
Views: 564

Re: Membership Termination?!?!?!?!

Petri... have a look here: http://www.hiluxclub.co.za/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by CasKru
Fri Jan 27, 2017 8:27 pm
Forum: Late 2005 - 2016 Hilux (Gen 6 aka Vigo-shape)
Topic: Central locking issue
Replies: 9
Views: 150

Re: Central locking issue

It's this unit with all the plugs and wires...
Image Link Broken
by CasKru
Fri Jan 27, 2017 8:24 pm
Forum: Late 2005 - 2016 Hilux (Gen 6 aka Vigo-shape)
Topic: Central locking issue
Replies: 9
Views: 150

Re: Central locking issue

I think it's actually called an integration unit. Evidently a reasonable common problem
by CasKru
Fri Jan 27, 2017 8:12 pm
Forum: Late 2005 - 2016 Hilux (Gen 6 aka Vigo-shape)
Topic: Central locking issue
Replies: 9
Views: 150

Re: Central locking issue

The symptoms on the Fortuner was that it would flash the lights but not lock the doors.

The unit is below the steering on the left hand side.
by CasKru
Fri Jan 27, 2017 12:17 pm
Forum: Late 2005 - 2016 Hilux (Gen 6 aka Vigo-shape)
Topic: Central locking issue
Replies: 9
Views: 150

Re: Central locking issue

A buddy of mine had the same issue with his Fortuner. Had to replace the central locking control box under the dash
by CasKru
Wed Jan 25, 2017 9:12 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Winkelpoppe / Winckle Pops
Replies: 32
Views: 534

Re: Winkelpoppe / Winckle Pops

Bonny & Clyde
by CasKru
Sun Jan 22, 2017 2:31 pm
Forum: Electronic Gadgets and Radios
Topic: Aftermarket rear view/reverse cameras
Replies: 9
Views: 204

Re: Aftermarket rear view/reverse cameras

Sorry... the one I got was also just the camera. The Innova has the same facia as the Hilux as well as the radio / screen
by CasKru
Sat Jan 21, 2017 11:11 am
Forum: Electronic Gadgets and Radios
Topic: Aftermarket rear view/reverse cameras
Replies: 9
Views: 204

Re: Aftermarket rear view/reverse cameras

Speak to 4x4Direct. Speak to Neil.... I bought one from them and it works like a charm on my wives Innova
by CasKru
Thu Jan 19, 2017 5:14 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Winkelpoppe / Winckle Pops
Replies: 32
Views: 534

Re: Winkelpoppe / Winckle Pops

Of Ben, Baps en familie
by CasKru
Thu Jan 19, 2017 2:31 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Winkelpoppe / Winckle Pops
Replies: 32
Views: 534

Re: Winkelpoppe / Winckle Pops

Wat van Kaspaas
by CasKru
Thu Jan 19, 2017 9:51 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Winkelpoppe / Winckle Pops
Replies: 32
Views: 534

Re: Winkelpoppe / Winckle Pops

Miskien as jy vir ons hulle doel gee dan kan ons beter name uit dink.
by CasKru
Wed Jan 18, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Winkelpoppe / Winckle Pops
Replies: 32
Views: 534

Re: Winkelpoppe / Winckle Pops

Wat jy ook al doen, moet hom net nie Neil noem nie... dis dan wat winkel poppe begin praat
by CasKru
Wed Jan 18, 2017 6:40 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Winkelpoppe / Winckle Pops
Replies: 32
Views: 534

Re: Winkelpoppe / Winckle Pops

ThysdJ wrote:Koos? en sy van amper dieselfde maar met 'n "D" gespel?
Daai kan werk.... maar daai pop mag dalk dan net baie pakslae kry
by CasKru
Mon Jan 16, 2017 6:39 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Winkelpoppe / Winckle Pops
Replies: 32
Views: 534

Re: Winkelpoppe / Winckle Pops

Gert
by CasKru
Thu Jan 12, 2017 10:28 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Thursday Laugh
Replies: 3
Views: 140

Re: Thursday Laugh

:lmao: :lmao:
by CasKru
Mon Jan 09, 2017 6:15 am
Forum: Members' Vehicles
Topic: ICELUX Hilux
Replies: 5
Views: 270

Re: ICELUX Hilux

Congrats on the Toy. I don't know why but for some odd reason it looks quite cold there... hehe
by CasKru
Fri Jan 06, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: Auto Pilot a reality
Replies: 19
Views: 911

Re: Auto Pilot a reality

Cassie die een waar die ou dood is, het die ou te vinnig gery en hy het nie sy hande op die stuurwiel gesit toe die sisteem hom herhaaldelik gewaarsku het nie. Die sisteem was toe nog in toetsfase. "Hulle" het dus net vertel van die ongeluk, maar nie die volle verhaal nie. Die ou het nie sy hande o...
by CasKru
Fri Jan 06, 2017 12:41 pm
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: Auto Pilot a reality
Replies: 19
Views: 911

Re: Auto Pilot a reality

Check out the video on this page on a Tesla predicting an accident and stopping in time. http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/tesla-autopilot-appears-predict-accident-video/story?id=44437198" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Maar wat hulle nie vertel nie is die paar gevalle wat die stelsel...
by CasKru
Fri Jan 06, 2017 9:31 am
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: Auto Pilot a reality
Replies: 19
Views: 911

Re: Auto Pilot a reality

ChrisF wrote:I am NOT a good passanger ....
And herein lies my problem as well.... :naah:
by CasKru
Thu Jan 05, 2017 10:54 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Amper...
Replies: 19
Views: 557

Re: Amper...

Rood... jy wil dalk timeslive kontak....
http://www.timeslive.co.za/local/2017/0 ... -collision
by CasKru
Thu Jan 05, 2017 8:45 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Dakar 2017
Replies: 37
Views: 1032

Re: Dakar 2017

Sien nou die op Toyota se Facebook blad: Dakar 2017: Nasser Al-Attiyah and navigator Mathieu Baumel have been forced to retire due to the severity of the damage to their car's chassis. This is obviously a big blow to the team, but the Dakar is a race unlike any other, and racing accidents like this ...
by CasKru
Thu Jan 05, 2017 8:43 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Dakar 2017
Replies: 37
Views: 1032

Re: Dakar 2017

Is Nasser heeltemal uit? Weet hulle het die suspension seer gemaak gister maar hulle het dit tot die einde gemaak eventually
by CasKru
Wed Jan 04, 2017 11:16 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Amper...
Replies: 19
Views: 557

Re: Amper...

Dit gesê Pieter.... altwee is skuldig maar waar in die lewe het jy gesien jy gaan ander voertuie verby as jy nie kan sien wat van vooraf kom nie. Daai ou moet eintlik aan gekla word van poging tot moord.
by CasKru
Wed Jan 04, 2017 10:14 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Dakar 2017
Replies: 37
Views: 1032

Re: Dakar 2017

Julle is reg... sorry. Is 4wd
DakarHilux.JPG
by CasKru
Wed Jan 04, 2017 7:12 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Dakar 2017
Replies: 37
Views: 1032

Re: Dakar 2017

pietpetoors wrote:Are they using the buggies or did they go 4x4?
2WD... en daai bakkie loop mooi :drool: :drool:
by CasKru
Wed Jan 04, 2017 7:07 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Amper...
Replies: 19
Views: 557

Re: Amper...

Ek moet sê ek is bly die rooi kar is toe die enigste een wat skade gekry het... dit is daai @$#@#$#@$!@@! @#$#@$ wat die @#$@$# op die paaie veroorsaak.

Baie bly jy het kop gehou en daar was vir jou plek om heen te gaan
by CasKru
Tue Jan 03, 2017 7:12 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Hilux poem
Replies: 11
Views: 275

Re: Hilux poem

Not only is it a beautiful poem, it's reality as well...
by CasKru
Mon Dec 19, 2016 12:03 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Rear lights not working
Replies: 5
Views: 205

Re: Rear lights not working

Did you disconnect the battery before you started with the installation? If not, you've probably popped a few fuses
by CasKru
Tue Dec 13, 2016 8:20 am
Forum: Stolen Hiluxes
Topic: Toyota Hilux Stolen 05:39 4 Dec 2016
Replies: 31
Views: 1192

Re: Toyota Hilux Stolen 05:39 4 Dec 2016

Awesome. Thank you for the feedback
by CasKru
Mon Dec 12, 2016 11:49 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: 22R engine
Replies: 5
Views: 210

Re: 22R engine

Micheal... found this link on e-Bay that might be of help
http://www.ebay.com/itm/NEW-OEM-Toyota- ... 1250721295" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by CasKru
Mon Dec 12, 2016 11:46 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: 22R engine
Replies: 5
Views: 210

Re: 22R engine

Ah! Thanks Cas, first time I see that ..... did we get those here as well? I wonder if a vinyl sticker (made up) will last with the motor heat. :think: Yup... ours have those as well (this pic of mine when we did te EFI) http://www.hilux4x4.co.za/22R-fuel-injection/22R_efi_2.jpg Don't think a vinyl...
by CasKru
Mon Dec 12, 2016 6:34 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: 22R engine
Replies: 5
Views: 210

Re: 22R engine

Andy... I believe he is referring to this sticker:
Image Link Broken
by CasKru
Thu Dec 08, 2016 11:10 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: 2016 hilux moose test fail
Replies: 31
Views: 1146

Re: 2016 hilux moose test fail

My persoonlike opinie is ook dat Jan alleman meestal net brieke aanslaan in 'n nood geval en nie moose maneuvre doen nie
by CasKru
Thu Dec 08, 2016 6:48 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: 2016 hilux moose test fail
Replies: 31
Views: 1146

Re: 2016 hilux moose test fail

Maar ek moet vir jou dankie sê dat jy saam my stem dat die Switzerse toets heeltemal foutief is...... Die Moose Toets is 'n skielike rukbeweging, juis om die skrik en uitswaai reaksie te simuleer. Dit het Jaco Kirsten nie gedoen nie. Hy het die "racing line" gevat, en dis hoekom die Hilux so mooi lo...
by CasKru
Wed Dec 07, 2016 3:38 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Clutch replacement
Replies: 54
Views: 1481

Re: Clutch replacement

I usually use a rubber mallet of some sort to gently tap it in and the old seal as a buffer as well as a socket of some sort to spread the load over the whole surface. This is if press fit won't work. Just do yourself a hugh favour.. get some red rubber grease and smear it on the oil seal before fit...
by CasKru
Wed Dec 07, 2016 2:43 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: 2016 hilux moose test fail
Replies: 31
Views: 1146

Re: 2016 hilux moose test fail

ThysdJ wrote:Die Moose Toets is 'n skielike rukbeweging, juis om die skrik en uitswaai reaksie te simuleer. Dit het Jaco Kirsten nie gedoen nie. Hy het die "racing line" gevat, en dis hoekom die Hilux so mooi loop.
Image Link Broken
by CasKru
Tue Dec 06, 2016 2:43 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Clutch replacement
Replies: 54
Views: 1481

Re: Clutch replacement

I wish I was clever enough to do this when I replaced my clutch because that exact seal is now leaking :(

Generally what I do is I screw in a small self tapping screw into seals to extract them of course taking care not to scratch any of the surrounding surfaces
by CasKru
Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:21 am
Forum: Stolen Hiluxes
Topic: Toyota Hilux Stolen 05:39 4 Dec 2016
Replies: 31
Views: 1192

Re: Toyota Hilux Stolen 05:39 4 Dec 2016

Sorry to hear of your loss Ashley. I'm holding thumbs that they still get it back to you and that the @#$@$@# that stole it did not damage it at all
by CasKru
Sat Dec 03, 2016 2:23 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 120 Prado - Centre diff lock issue
Replies: 7
Views: 227

Re: 120 Prado - Centre diff lock issue

Seems I misunderstood that part. Think he meant to say that it's in 4H
by CasKru
Fri Dec 02, 2016 4:13 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Universal joints and operating angles
Replies: 1
Views: 132

Universal joints and operating angles

Stumbled upon this video showing the effect of angles on universal joints in a system. Very informative

by CasKru
Fri Dec 02, 2016 4:09 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 120 Prado - Centre diff lock issue
Replies: 7
Views: 227

Re: 120 Prado - Centre diff lock issue

Awesome... thanks

Go to advanced search