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by LouisZ
Fri Dec 15, 2017 2:41 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 80
Views: 2699

Re: Engine cutting out

Mag Adaptors moet jy feitlik die bordjie breek voor dit 'n probleem maak. Hulle gee min moeilikheid.

Iets om na te kyk is die immobiliser. Myne laat uit haal paar jaar gelede omdat die ding my engin laat uitsny het op die lang pad.
by LouisZ
Mon Dec 11, 2017 10:46 am
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: Projecta IDC25
Replies: 2
Views: 84

Re: Projecta IDC25

by LouisZ
Thu Dec 07, 2017 9:28 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: G-Shackles
Replies: 3
Views: 168

Re: G-Shackles

Kan nie dink dat dit help met gemak nie. Al voordeel van daai as mens 4x4, die shackles sal extent as die wiel afgaan verder as die gewone, meer traksie.

Kort net 'n langer shock dan.
by LouisZ
Thu Dec 07, 2017 9:19 pm
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: Long overdue project.
Replies: 289
Views: 19586

Re: Long overdue project.

Jis die projek loop mooi. Tyd is 'n problem deesdae.
by LouisZ
Thu Dec 07, 2017 9:06 pm
Forum: Engine conversions (Lexus/7M-GE/3RZ-FE etc)
Topic: Soon 1UZ to 3UZ
Replies: 47
Views: 2291

Re: Soon 1UZ to 3UZ

So lank laas iets gepost hier. Wel die 3UZ is in, reg geskuif. Outlet manifolds klaar en die Stuurboks heeltemal vorentoe geskuif om die powersteering pomp spasie te gee. Die reen maak dit moeilik die week :subscribed: maar laaste ding is die engine loop en vrek, blykbaar die transponder keyring met...
by LouisZ
Wed Dec 06, 2017 8:12 pm
Forum: Late 2005 - 2016 Hilux (Gen 6 aka Vigo-shape)
Topic: Raad oor OME coils
Replies: 5
Views: 101

Re: Raad oor OME coils

Die shocks gaan te kort wees. Die gewig voor is nie te veel nie, dit sal nie sag nie. Verskil tussen die spacer is dit word net bo op die tower van die strut vasgemaak en soedoende hetdit nie enige uitwerking op die shock se lengte nie. Maar die Ome coil is so +/-40mm langer as die std Toyota coil, ...
by LouisZ
Wed Dec 06, 2017 6:21 pm
Forum: Late 2005 - 2016 Hilux (Gen 6 aka Vigo-shape)
Topic: Raad oor OME coils
Replies: 5
Views: 101

Re: Raad oor OME coils

Ok Paar goed: 1. Het jy langer shocks? 2. As jy n bumper en winch op het is die 883 te sag. Se nou jy het nie die ekstra gewig op nie en het wel langer shocks in. Kan jy dit insit. Rygerief en pad hou vermoe sal baie goed wees. AS jy die coils dan insit sal die strutspacer ook moet uit, anders is di...
by LouisZ
Tue Dec 05, 2017 7:37 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng year end gtg 2017
Replies: 31
Views: 480

Re: Gauteng year end gtg 2017

Laastes :P
by LouisZ
Tue Dec 05, 2017 7:34 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng year end gtg 2017
Replies: 31
Views: 480

Re: Gauteng year end gtg 2017

Nog :taunt:
by LouisZ
Tue Dec 05, 2017 7:32 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng year end gtg 2017
Replies: 31
Views: 480

Re: Gauteng year end gtg 2017

En nog :D:
by LouisZ
Tue Dec 05, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng year end gtg 2017
Replies: 31
Views: 480

Re: Gauteng year end gtg 2017

Nog
by LouisZ
Tue Dec 05, 2017 7:28 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng year end gtg 2017
Replies: 31
Views: 480

Re: Gauteng year end gtg 2017

Nog so paar Fotos :thumbup:
by LouisZ
Sat Dec 02, 2017 6:09 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng year end gtg 2017
Replies: 31
Views: 480

Re: Gauteng year end gtg 2017

Dankie vir die dag mense. Was lekker om die stok en wiel weer te gebruik. Baie mense weer in 'n lang tyd weer gesien met nuwe gesigte.

:thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:
by LouisZ
Sat Dec 02, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Worn Ignition SFA
Replies: 14
Views: 202

Re: Worn Ignition SFA

Hi Chris,

Toyota Bakkie spare in Pta kan nog van die kits kry. Barrell, deurslotte, Fuel cap en pasende sleutels. Prys is R1300. Jy moet maar net laat weet of hulle moet bestel.
by LouisZ
Sat Dec 02, 2017 7:46 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Worn Ignition SFA
Replies: 14
Views: 202

Re: Worn Ignition SFA

Ek ry verby Toy Bakkie spares vir jou oor 15 min
by LouisZ
Thu Nov 30, 2017 4:33 pm
Forum: 4x4Direct
Topic: 4x4Direct Snorkel Warranty
Replies: 17
Views: 477

Re: 4x4Direct Snorkel Warranty

Hi Danie,

Ons doen installasies ook. Snorkel arbeid is R1000. Snorkel is R1990.

Vra jy vir jou Prado?

Groette,
Louis
by LouisZ
Wed Nov 29, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Worn Ignition SFA
Replies: 14
Views: 202

Re: Worn Ignition SFA

Ek myne so 2 jaar terug gekoop by N1. Was R700. Jy kry die nuwe barrel, 2 x deuslotte, petrol cap en sleutels. Ek weet Toyota Bakkie spares het ook die kit.

Net die prys kry nou wat dit kos. :thumbup:
by LouisZ
Sun Nov 26, 2017 9:38 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: HiluX engine failure
Replies: 1
Views: 181

Re: HiluX engine failure

Sounds if someone by mistake got petrol in the tank. Mix petrol with diesel and you get that tar silicone type of sludge. Starting a diesel with that type of mix you can damage the engine like you described. I will take the Hilux back to Buskes Motors, all damages to them to fix. Or latter to give y...
by LouisZ
Fri Nov 24, 2017 8:56 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: NEW SNORKEL FITTED
Replies: 9
Views: 297

Re: NEW SNORKEL FITTED

Netjies!!
by LouisZ
Fri Nov 24, 2017 8:50 pm
Forum: 4x4 Direct Fitments
Topic: Few of Fitments @ 4x4 Direct Centurion
Replies: 5
Views: 186

Re: Few of Fitments @ 4x4 Direct Centurion

Sometimes its a good idea to have a bit more protection for the Cruiser's Swivel hubs if you drive lots of dirt roads.

This the Cruiser Swivel dust kits

Before and after.

We just clean them up on the outside. Then fit them without stripping down the Hub.
by LouisZ
Fri Nov 24, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: 4x4 Direct Fitments
Topic: Few of Fitments @ 4x4 Direct Centurion
Replies: 5
Views: 186

Re: Few of Fitments @ 4x4 Direct Centurion

Here is a few steps in a Cruiser snorkel fitment.
by LouisZ
Fri Nov 24, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: 4x4 Direct Fitments
Topic: Few of Fitments @ 4x4 Direct Centurion
Replies: 5
Views: 186

Re: Few of Fitments @ 4x4 Direct Centurion

The Dust kits soon available :D:
by LouisZ
Fri Nov 24, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: 4x4 Direct Fitments
Topic: Few of Fitments @ 4x4 Direct Centurion
Replies: 5
Views: 186

Few of Fitments @ 4x4 Direct Centurion

Hi A few fitments done over the months at 4x4 Direct Centurion. Some quite nice to do, but like always cutting those holes in a vehicle still takes needs lots of :siffler: concentration :clap: Some of the new 4x4 Dust kits like for the Revo, Isuzu and Ford T6/7 will be done soon. Here is some almost...
by LouisZ
Fri Nov 24, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Slimline lightbar
Replies: 7
Views: 225

Re: Slimline lightbar

Hi

4x4 Direct het ene wat 11" lank is:

http://www.4x4direct.co.za/led-bars/625 ... -inch.html
by LouisZ
Thu Nov 16, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Hilux 3.0 D4D 2010 Snorkel
Replies: 3
Views: 151

Re: Hilux 3.0 D4D 2010 Snorkel

Hi

At 4x4 Direct Centurion we got one for you. Price is R1990 incl. vat. We can fit too, that will be R900.

Phone : 012-941-0159
by LouisZ
Tue Nov 14, 2017 9:29 pm
Forum: Web Related Discussions and Suggestions
Topic: Refurbishing old 4x4 Hilux in Cape Town
Replies: 13
Views: 1465

Re: Refurbishing old 4x4 Hilux in Cape Town

The 4Y is easy engine to fix. Don't worry about the oil going black, it can happen. Always do a oil change with filter after 1000km. At the same time I strongly suggest a retorque of the head. I think the low compression can be because the head needs a retorque. What is the compression at the moment...
by LouisZ
Fri Nov 10, 2017 3:35 pm
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: My Eerste Hilux.
Replies: 4
Views: 211

Re: My Eerste Hilux.

Mooi man!!

Ek hoop die Hilux bring sommer baie Avonture :thumbup:
by LouisZ
Thu Nov 09, 2017 11:49 am
Forum: Members' Vehicles
Topic: Your HILUX Pic - Only 1, no text!
Replies: 486
Views: 55069

Re: Your HILUX Pic - Only 1, no text!

Mooi Bakkie Delport.
by LouisZ
Fri Nov 03, 2017 6:26 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 80
Views: 2699

Re: Engine cutting out

Maar nog altyd die Rooi igniter gebruik. Myne bv vat ek ook nie ignition na die ignite toe nie, om sodoende enige water shorts ook te verminder.
by LouisZ
Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: 4x4Direct
Topic: TPMS at 4x4 Direct
Replies: 13
Views: 844

Re: TPMS at 4x4 Direct

Louis wat mens kan doen om 'n 2de eenheid te koop. Prys is van so aard dat dit nogsteeds onder R5000 kom. Ander wat wel 6 sensors het is veel meer as dit. Ek het ene op my ou Hilux nou. Gegaan vir die sonpaneel ene, ek hou van die ene want kan so lag gaan as 0.3 bar. Feitlik in kort die eenheid skak...
by LouisZ
Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:21 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Hilux Revo Led bulbs
Replies: 4
Views: 349

Re: Hilux Revo Led bulbs

Its the best light upgrade what I done on My old Hilux. I can drive easily at night now.
by LouisZ
Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:16 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 2015 Jimny Front Axle broken
Replies: 10
Views: 413

Re: 2015 Jimny Front Axle broken

Yes!!! Ek is bly want ek weet die metalurgiese toets sal aandui dat die metaal te hard geword het met die sweiswerk.

Bonop sal daar 'n " Recall" wees op die maand en jaar as Suzuki nou rerig smart wil wees.
by LouisZ
Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:13 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 80
Views: 2699

Re: Engine cutting out

Gebruik jy die Dictator se Igniter(Rooi boksie)?
by LouisZ
Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:11 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: China 2017
Replies: 16
Views: 523

Re: China 2017

I heard of their economic growth is better than the Usa.
by LouisZ
Fri Oct 27, 2017 11:24 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Torsion Bars
Replies: 4
Views: 264

Re: Torsion Bars

It can be difficult to get it loose for so long time. Another way is to take used ATF(power steering liquid), drip it in as much as you can and leave as long as you can. Over a day is better. It should work the rust. Bottom head of the bolt should be turned anti clockwise to get it out. Some cases o...
by LouisZ
Fri Oct 27, 2017 11:10 pm
Forum: 4x4 Direct Fitments
Topic: Hilux Kz Snorkel
Replies: 2
Views: 212

Re: Hilux Kz Snorkel

Gewag vir daai Thabo. :thumbup:

Yip, ons het die engine kap oopgemaak en is daar 'n Lexus in.

Toe vat ons die 2.7 sin maar en fit maar.
by LouisZ
Fri Oct 27, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: 4x4 Direct Fitments
Topic: Hilux Kz Snorkel
Replies: 2
Views: 212

Hilux Kz Snorkel

Maak die post oop met 'n Snorkel wat gedoen is. :thumbup:
by LouisZ
Thu Oct 26, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 6
Views: 254

Re: Greetings

Nico very Welcome here!!! :thumbup:
by LouisZ
Thu Oct 26, 2017 6:35 pm
Forum: Toyota Prado 4x4 Forum
Topic: Happy new Prado owner!
Replies: 32
Views: 782

Re: Happy new Prado owner!

Welcome Daan, Prado in my eyes is an awesome Cruiser. I hope you enjoy it :thumbup: South African versions did not come out with an Aux Tank at all. How ever if it was an Direct Import from Japan it would have that extra feature. Some of the Moz Spec Prado's of certain years would have. Happy 4x4íng...
by LouisZ
Thu Oct 19, 2017 4:26 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Strange noise on rear diff?
Replies: 23
Views: 621

Re: Strange noise on rear diff?

Dis reg, yoke word nie meer reg gemaak nie. Nuwe een word ingesit.
by LouisZ
Thu Oct 19, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Strange noise on rear diff?
Replies: 23
Views: 621

Re: Strange noise on rear diff?

Hi Robbie, Nou net ene gery wat presies maak soos joune. In 5de ry teen 80-90km/h. Voet afhaal dan hoor mens die geluid as jy jou voet afhaal. Versnelling niks. Ook in ander ratte nie juis iets. Onder in geklim en wat kry ek. 2 universals het play en die yoke het nogals play. Centre bearing is reg. ...
by LouisZ
Wed Oct 18, 2017 8:48 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Toyota Failing to start
Replies: 7
Views: 336

Re: Toyota Failing to start

If its a 2.7 IFS check your Ecu Fuse in the fusebox in the engine compartment.
by LouisZ
Mon Oct 16, 2017 3:11 pm
Forum: Engine conversions (Lexus/7M-GE/3RZ-FE etc)
Topic: Engine swap possibilities? YN57R 3Y petrol
Replies: 4
Views: 250

Re: Engine swap possibilities? YN57R 3Y petrol

Ok

Measure the coil ohms to specification. Your coil will be part of the dizzy itself. Will be on the backside of the dizzy.
by LouisZ
Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:03 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Re: Andy's "new" LUX
Replies: 93
Views: 5334

Re: Andy's "new" LUX

Ahh, well done. Fuel pressure I get usually is by start up to 3.1 bar most and engine running on 2.8 bar. Driving depends on rpm on about 2.6 bar. If it fall lower you get it running too lean. Too much and you run too rich. Make sure the pressure match the cc injectors. Also, the 22Re was about 180 ...
by LouisZ
Sun Oct 15, 2017 6:40 pm
Forum: Engine conversions (Lexus/7M-GE/3RZ-FE etc)
Topic: Engine swap possibilities? YN57R 3Y petrol
Replies: 4
Views: 250

Re: Engine swap possibilities? YN57R 3Y petrol

Hi Jez

What Dizzy you got? Old type contacts and condenser or new type Elec Ignition. Did you test the coils?
by LouisZ
Sat Oct 14, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Re: Andy's "new" LUX
Replies: 93
Views: 5334

Re: Andy's "new" LUX

Question

Why do you regulate the pressure twice?

I see the sliver settable one at the fuse box. But on the rear of the fuel rail on the OE rail there is also one. Or did it not have one?
by LouisZ
Sat Oct 14, 2017 8:07 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Re: Andy's "new" LUX
Replies: 93
Views: 5334

Re: Andy's "new" LUX

Did you change your spark plugs to BPR? BPR means it have a resistor in internally. Normal BP dont have. Resistor sparks I found it work better with the Efi's. And also choose a coller spark plug too. If it has a BPR6 go to BPR5. Combustion far better. It perform better, idle better, no missing and ...
by LouisZ
Tue Sep 26, 2017 9:19 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Hilux 22R conversion to KZ-T
Replies: 2
Views: 326

Re: Hilux 22R conversion to KZ-T

Sounds more if you have to adjust the valve clearances I hope. Worst case can be a piston ring not seating correctly.
by LouisZ
Thu Sep 21, 2017 4:12 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Spare wheel lock
Replies: 5
Views: 486

Re: Spare wheel lock

Hi Chris.

Mens sal hom kan pas op die Revo :thumbup:

Groette,
Louis
by LouisZ
Wed Sep 20, 2017 11:23 pm
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

Your diff ratio should be on the OE diesel setup eiher a 4.55, 4.11or the scarce 3.72. The 4.88 should be at 3300rpm at 120km/h? Where any other lower diff ratio should be lower rpm at 120kmh. But depends on tyre size too. Seems if the the diff ratio could be 4.88 :think: The lexus will be better on...
by LouisZ
Wed Sep 20, 2017 10:53 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 4y or 22R
Replies: 8
Views: 450

Re: 4y or 22R

Barry ek skoon vegeet ek het ene in my garage. Dis 'n Head blok en sump.

Pm my as jy wil.

Ook op 'n OE Aircon bracket afgekom. :shock2:
by LouisZ
Mon Sep 11, 2017 3:06 pm
Forum: General Mods
Topic: Spot Lights, delay, and then nothing.
Replies: 3
Views: 295

Re: Spot Lights, delay, and then nothing.

Does the Hella's switch the relay on on a separate switch or does it trigger with the brights?
by LouisZ
Mon Sep 11, 2017 3:00 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Lift kit on hilux 3.0d4d 2007
Replies: 3
Views: 493

Re: Lift kit on hilux 3.0d4d 2007

Usually in the font in total the lift must be 50mm only. The spacer in your picture is a 30mm. This will result in a lift of 60mm if you do not have any aftermarket bumper or winch on. This will cause the side shaft angle to go out of specification. To keep it simple: 1. Use a 20mm spacer in the fro...
by LouisZ
Mon Sep 11, 2017 2:53 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: SFA Rear Wheel Bearing and Seal Replacement
Replies: 8
Views: 379

Re: SFA Rear Wheel Bearing and Seal Replacement

Yep.

Its a bugger to get it off. My 1st one I got gatvol and grinded the bearing retainer of the sideshaft.

I made my own SST just for that. Works well for taking it apart and pressing all together again.
by LouisZ
Mon Sep 11, 2017 2:46 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Engine cutting out
Replies: 80
Views: 2699

Re: Engine cutting out

Stef.

Kom na my toe as jy kans het. Ons sit myne in en kyk wat gebeur.
by LouisZ
Sun Sep 03, 2017 10:40 pm
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: New to the forum, lots of questions
Replies: 8
Views: 538

Re: New to the form, lots of questions

Welcome, Rubberizing I will say Rhino linings are pretty good. 4x4 Direct can help with the replacement Led Globes. Price will be R1300 Anti theft on the Revo is pretty good but always good to have a back up 4x4 Direct can also help with the from levelling too. 20mm Strut spacer be R895 and fitment ...

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