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by Kaspaas
Sun Sep 03, 2017 8:08 pm
Forum: Vehicles For Sale
Topic: 1990 Hilux SFA D/cab 4x4 - 7MGE - aka Kaspaas. - SOLD
Replies: 10
Views: 820

Re: 1990 Hilux SFA D/cab 4x4 - 7MGE - aka Kaspaas. - SOLD

FG, You know, I had to send my 4year old to go and play with one of his friends the day Kaspaas was collected. On Friday I tried to prep the little guy for when the "unknown oom " comes and drives of with the vehicle that was part of our lives for so long. He loved working on Kaspaas, lying on my tu...
by Kaspaas
Sun Aug 27, 2017 7:13 pm
Forum: Vehicles For Sale
Topic: 1990 Hilux SFA D/cab 4x4 - 7MGE - aka Kaspaas. - SOLD
Replies: 10
Views: 820

Re: 1990 Hilux SFA D/cab 4x4 - 7MGE - aka Kaspaas.

Well Mark, I commute by motorbike every day, roughly 90 km to work and back. When I lived in the Northern Cape the rain and bad weather was not a problem. Down here its a different story.... I need a second Car that's the main reason. Secondly I have two young boys, their baby seats do not fit thoug...
by Kaspaas
Wed Aug 23, 2017 6:31 pm
Forum: Vehicles For Sale
Topic: 1990 Hilux SFA D/cab 4x4 - 7MGE - aka Kaspaas. - SOLD
Replies: 10
Views: 820

1990 Hilux SFA D/cab 4x4 - 7MGE - aka Kaspaas.

Some one Whattsapp'ed me today regarding the canopy, please contact me again!!

Ai Nic, next time we have a beer I'll try to explain.

Thanks oom Eric, will do
by Kaspaas
Wed Aug 23, 2017 7:38 am
Forum: Vehicles For Sale
Topic: 1990 Hilux SFA D/cab 4x4 - 7MGE - aka Kaspaas. - SOLD
Replies: 10
Views: 820

1990 Hilux SFA D/cab 4x4 - 7MGE - aka Kaspaas. - SOLD

YEAR: 1990 MILEAGE: 163 000km SERVICE HISTORY: Done by myself and by Francois from 4xLux lately CONDITION: Good considering the lad is 27 years old EXTRAS AND MODIFICATIONS: - 7MGE conversion with original Toyota Cressida Engine management system. ( Engine was rebuild- reverted back to original uncu...
by Kaspaas
Mon Jul 03, 2017 8:23 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: SFA dc rear seatbelt.
Replies: 2
Views: 462

Re: SFA dc rear seatbelt - Sorted.

Morning Guys,

Just some Feedback regarding the above.

The Stealers do not stock this item anymore, and the after marker replacement Midas/Autozone ones do not fit the Hilux knuckle.

Your only luck would be a scrapyard, I was lucky enough to find a Tazz's belt.

Worked 100%
Regards
C.
by Kaspaas
Thu Jun 29, 2017 9:41 am
Forum: Vehicles For Sale
Topic: Prado 3.4 V6 SOLD
Replies: 26
Views: 2788

Re: Prado 3.4 V6 for sale reduced R70k

Wow, what a great looking vehicle James!!

If I ever trade Kaspaas it would be for a V6 Prado.

Just out of curiosity, did you ever get a 3.4 in manual?
george wrote:
Wed Jun 28, 2017 10:40 am
I still reckon this is one of the best motors for a hilux.SFA/IFS.
You can say that again! Ask oom Z!!
by Kaspaas
Mon Jun 19, 2017 8:23 am
Forum: Anything Else for sale
Topic: EASYHITCH drop plate - Adjustable drop plate for higher than normal 4x4's - R500 - SOLD
Replies: 2
Views: 510

EASYHITCH drop plate - Adjustable drop plate for higher than normal 4x4's - R500 - SOLD

* Sorry guys, all image hosting websites are blocked at my work* Please see below Gumtree add: https://www.gumtree.co.za/a-utility-trailers/somerset-west/easyhitch-drop-plate-+-adjustable-drop-plate-for-higher-than-normal-4x4-s/1001945979510910795844809 The assembly consists of a mild steel plate U-...
by Kaspaas
Fri May 12, 2017 11:43 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: SFA dc rear seatbelt.
Replies: 2
Views: 462

SFA dc rear seatbelt.

Hi Guys,

Looking for the bottom half of a rear seatbelt for a double cab SFA?
by Kaspaas
Tue May 09, 2017 6:47 pm
Forum: Engine conversions (Lexus/7M-GE/3RZ-FE etc)
Topic: Want to see what chicken teath look like?
Replies: 2
Views: 336

Want to see what chicken teath look like?

Options would have been 1) Buying a third engine (just for the Bakelite backing), 2) Importing one from Ebay and hoping its the right spec. 3)Going Aftermarket ECU. (would have been the last option) Luckily for me , I'm part of this great forum and 7M guys look out for one another you know! Thanks t...
by Kaspaas
Fri Apr 28, 2017 11:04 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 7MGE distributor
Replies: 9
Views: 692

Re: 7MGE distributor

Thanks Uncle Andy!
by Kaspaas
Fri Apr 28, 2017 7:34 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 7MGE distributor
Replies: 9
Views: 692

Re: 7MGE distributor

Thanks for the advice Uncle Andy!

I tried phoning Mr B, but it seems I have an old number.
Can admin assist with a PM??

Luke, as long as you sell him back to me after you sorted the issues!!
by Kaspaas
Wed Apr 26, 2017 7:57 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 7MGE distributor
Replies: 9
Views: 692

Re: 7MGE distributor

Morning Andy, I've only been trying the 7MGE options (Supra and Cressida) People are not willing to break up an complete engine, which is understandable. I'm not 100% sure of the following: - Are the Dizzy's between the engines the same, considering I'm running the OEM Fuel management system - The o...
by Kaspaas
Tue Apr 25, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 7MGE distributor
Replies: 9
Views: 692

Re: 7MGE distributor

Stamp!
by Kaspaas
Tue Feb 28, 2017 8:24 am
Forum: Engine conversions (Lexus/7M-GE/3RZ-FE etc)
Topic: 7MGE to SFA (talk about keeping it old school)
Replies: 16
Views: 703

Re: 7MGE to SFA (talk about keeping it old school)

Hi Sven, All of the above is true. I'm considering hi jacking a Cressida in Khayelitsha just to get my hands on a 7MGE Dizzy at the moment. As a 7M owner I used to defend this conversion but to be honest, I am struggling with parts now. Please let us know if he wants to part with the engine, I might...
by Kaspaas
Fri Feb 03, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 7MGE distributor
Replies: 9
Views: 692

Re: 7MGE distributor

Stamp.
by Kaspaas
Mon Jan 30, 2017 8:23 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 7MGE distributor
Replies: 9
Views: 692

7MGE distributor

Morning Guys, anyone have a 7M dizzy lying around?

Will reimburse with alcohol or Moola!
by Kaspaas
Wed Jan 25, 2017 5:55 pm
Forum: Wheels and Tyres
Topic: 5 x 33x12.5R15 BF Muds for sale or swop
Replies: 6
Views: 879

Re: 5 x 33x12.5R15 BF Muds for sale or swop

Hmmmm, pichas maybe Dr V?
by Kaspaas
Tue Jan 03, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Intermittent misfire on 4Y EFI
Replies: 19
Views: 877

Re: Intermittent misfire on 4Y EFI

Glad my problem-solving assisted you in some way Rudi!
Hope its sorted now.
by Kaspaas
Wed Nov 23, 2016 10:35 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Kaspaas Nose Job. Before and After- Out with the old....
Replies: 17
Views: 1169

Re: Kaspaas Nose Job. Before and After- Out with the old....

Thanks Guys's Stef , I have two rated recovery hooks on the bottom of the chassis rails that occupies the holes (bottom and side) Six high tension steel bolts to hold up a spotlight carrier should be sufficient not? Well Thys, I had the old one sandblasted and wanted to powder coat it (I actually di...
by Kaspaas
Wed Nov 23, 2016 8:30 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Kaspaas Nose Job. Before and After- Out with the old....
Replies: 17
Views: 1169

Re: Kaspaas Nose Job. Before and After- Out with the old....

Crawford Steel in Strand. :thumbup:
by Kaspaas
Tue Nov 22, 2016 9:08 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The league of extra ordinary gentle(wo)man no more?
Replies: 4
Views: 317

The league of extra ordinary gentle(wo)man no more?

Guys and gals,

Hands up who still enjoys their head turning SFA's ?

Image

Image

:boss:
by Kaspaas
Tue Nov 22, 2016 8:48 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 7MGE EFI to Carb conversion?
Replies: 11
Views: 465

Re: 7MGE EFI to Carb conversion?

afterthought: just install a Lexus , a better conversion than the 7M IMO Easy Tiger.... There are some purists among us normal folk......... :twisted: Not to high-jack your post Cy But after my complete engine rebuild back to original Toyota spec and 33's fitted I get 7.2 - 7.5 km\L. (no load - ope...
by Kaspaas
Tue Nov 22, 2016 8:44 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Kaspaas Nose Job. Before and After- Out with the old....
Replies: 17
Views: 1169

Re: Kaspaas Nose Job. Before and After- Out with the old....

Hey Nic, that's your stinger I used btw....
by Kaspaas
Tue Nov 22, 2016 8:36 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Kaspaas Nose Job. Before and After- Out with the old....
Replies: 17
Views: 1169

Kaspaas Nose Job. Before and After- Out with the old....

A wise man once said....... "The bull bar in front of your Truck/ Pick-up/ 4x4 is nothing but a fancy piece metal to hold your spotlights"... - TdJ Kaspaas Before: http://i377.photobucket.com/albums/oo213/LaingsburgWurm/7bbf2204-cee4-4819-9c48-e846bfdc2d15_zpsiyeus7vf.jpg http://i377.photobucket.com...
by Kaspaas
Tue Nov 22, 2016 11:31 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 7MGE EFI to Carb conversion?
Replies: 11
Views: 465

Re: 7MGE EFI to Carb conversion?

Okay, just checking.

If it was not for me having the OEM management system, I would also have gone the Spitronics route.

Good luck!
by Kaspaas
Mon Nov 21, 2016 8:33 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 7MGE EFI to Carb conversion?
Replies: 11
Views: 465

Re: 7MGE EFI to Carb conversion?

Gerald, do you still have your original airflow meter installed?
by Kaspaas
Mon Oct 31, 2016 9:55 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Sealant on petrol tank?
Replies: 4
Views: 255

Re: Sealant on petrol tank?

Okay oom Andy,

Point taken, now is there a correct way of prepping the gasket paper??

Any pointers?
by Kaspaas
Mon Oct 31, 2016 9:00 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Kaspaas Nose Job. Before and After- Out with the old....
Replies: 17
Views: 1169

Re: SFA pipe bul- or panzer/ARB type bar NEEDED

HI Nic,

Thanks for the offer, but I decided to take the plunge and have a new one made up.
Plain and simple, and off course .... it needs to be light.

Will post pics of the finished project, when its done.
by Kaspaas
Mon Oct 31, 2016 8:57 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Sealant on petrol tank?
Replies: 4
Views: 255

Sealant on petrol tank?

Hi Guys, On top of the SFA's petrol tank you have the inlet "opening" where you install the fuel gauge float mechanism. The rubber that is supposed to seal the fuel gauge float mechanism to the tank is worn, thus not sealing properly. What can I use? Is it safer to use gasket paper and make a gasket...
by Kaspaas
Wed Oct 19, 2016 7:15 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Kaspaas Nose Job. Before and After- Out with the old....
Replies: 17
Views: 1169

Kaspaas Nose Job. Before and After- Out with the old....

Hi Guys!

Its time to replace the front Bulbar on Kaspaas.

First prize would be that I can adapt or modify a second-hand one that somebody doesn't need anymore?

Otherwise were can you go in CPT area and have one made-up from scratch.

Open to suggestions!

Ciao!
by Kaspaas
Thu Oct 06, 2016 9:06 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Preferred replacement engine for sfa 22r engine
Replies: 35
Views: 1856

Re: Preferred replacement engine for sfa 22r engine

Dane,

I am to be corrected, but according to me it would be the Turbo version of the WL.
by Kaspaas
Fri Sep 09, 2016 8:50 am
Forum: Engine conversions (Lexus/7M-GE/3RZ-FE etc)
Topic: 7MGE stall's ever so often....
Replies: 28
Views: 1331

Re: 7MGE stall's ever so often....

Well you guys will not believe............. Thanks to François from 4xLUX, the problem was identified as a cracked pickup inside the distributor that allowed oil from the top to seep through a seal, up the spindle into the distributor. Disrupting the spark basically. On the 7m the pickup is made fro...
by Kaspaas
Wed Jun 15, 2016 6:20 am
Forum: Engine conversions (Lexus/7M-GE/3RZ-FE etc)
Topic: 7MGE stall's ever so often....
Replies: 28
Views: 1331

Re: 7MGE stall's ever so often....

One month in and 94 posts Rich! LOL, replace? #totallyrebuilt7MGE2013 Kaspaas is going to Hoppy in a few months time, needs some attention on the front diff and brakes. BUT yesterday returning home after work, nothing wrong. Like not a stutter, no surge, nothing!! This morning the same, I wiggled so...
by Kaspaas
Tue Jun 14, 2016 6:47 am
Forum: Engine conversions (Lexus/7M-GE/3RZ-FE etc)
Topic: 7MGE stall's ever so often....
Replies: 28
Views: 1331

Re: 7MGE stall's ever so often....

Morning Guys. This morning, I determined that with start-up - till on temperature the is no stalling or stuttering. With normal acceleration, and cruising speed --> nothing. As soon as I floor it, or take my foot of the pedal and depress the clutch the rev's will drop gradeulally and nearly stall be...
by Kaspaas
Mon Jun 13, 2016 8:01 am
Forum: Engine conversions (Lexus/7M-GE/3RZ-FE etc)
Topic: 7MGE stall's ever so often....
Replies: 28
Views: 1331

Re: 7MGE stall's ever so often....

Morning Gents, So I've been trying to sort out this stutter that Kaspaas has. I first cleaned the original ISC valve, was fine for a few trips but not 100% So replaced the ISC valve with a extra one I have, but still Kaspaas does the same. With the initial start-up its fine, but as the engine gets w...
by Kaspaas
Mon May 23, 2016 10:31 am
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: New Member
Replies: 17
Views: 979

Re: New Member

I am the fortunate one, who was approved by the pedigree panel to be man enough. Kapaas has since become Kasplaas , shedding his canopy for cattlerails. Having tamed the steepest red dunes in the Kalahari, we are now back to old White sand mischief. ** I used to be Bastiaan (2.8D single cab SFA) htt...
by Kaspaas
Fri May 20, 2016 2:07 pm
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: New Member
Replies: 17
Views: 979

Re: New Member

Holy Moses, Can it be??

Welcome back Richie Rich!
by Kaspaas
Mon Apr 18, 2016 9:15 am
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: Hiluxer's that you meet unexpectedly!
Replies: 125
Views: 14901

Re: Hiluxer's that you meet unexpectedly!

A week ago, I passed Stuart (In Johannes's old Hilux) and Tian (Swarvark) in one trip to the beach.
by Kaspaas
Tue Jan 19, 2016 6:45 am
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 5
Views: 545

Re: Greetings

Welcome DD!
by Kaspaas
Fri Jan 08, 2016 7:38 am
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: DUST Challenge Series
Replies: 30
Views: 2479

Re: DUST Challenge Series

Thys,

I might have missed it, but what are the planned dates?

Also what is seen as " slightly modified" ?
by Kaspaas
Thu Jan 07, 2016 7:04 am
Forum: Spares
Topic: 5m or 7m supra engine mounting brackets needed
Replies: 4
Views: 1235

Re: 5m or 7m supra engine mounting brackets needed

Hi Jacques, may I ask why not change the mounting brackets on the SFA chassis?
by Kaspaas
Tue Dec 29, 2015 8:09 am
Forum: Members' Vehicles
Topic: Kaspaas- the legend in the NC!
Replies: 46
Views: 3131

Re: Kaspaas- the legend in the NC!

:laugh2: :taunt: Terug koop? Wie? Waar? en Hoeveel?? Om eerlik te wees, is julle reg. Ek sal 'n plan moet maak om hom by Hoppy te kry in die nuwe jaar. Elke keer as ek die fondse reg het dan spring daar iets anders voor. Hy kort 'n dringende diens van die voor diff. Voordat ek af gery het, het ek di...
by Kaspaas
Wed Dec 23, 2015 6:48 am
Forum: Members' Vehicles
Topic: Kaspaas- the legend in the NC!
Replies: 46
Views: 3131

Re: Kaspaas- the legend in the NC!

Oh you will be surprised oom Z!!
Maybe not to Atlantis every weekend, but you can ask the taxi's on the N2 if Kaspaas doesn't get out anymore.... :twisted:
by Kaspaas
Fri Dec 18, 2015 3:30 pm
Forum: Members' Vehicles
Topic: Kaspaas- the legend in the NC!
Replies: 46
Views: 3131

Re: Kaspaas- the legend in the NC!

Cant believe its been 4 years already. Actually feels like Kaspaas has been part of my life for longer. Cleared my inbox today and came across all the PM's between me and Thys to arrange for payment and collection. Strange how one can get so sentimental over something made from Steel and rubber........
by Kaspaas
Mon Dec 14, 2015 6:14 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Hilux 1st Gen SFA 4x4 - Cash buyer
Replies: 16
Views: 1605

Re: Hilux 1st Gen SFA 4x4 - Cash buyer

Morning Albertus, Can you Pm me your number?

Our silent mate in the Kalahari wants to give you a call.
He has a First gen for sale.

Regards.
by Kaspaas
Wed Nov 04, 2015 2:27 pm
Forum: Engine conversions (Lexus/7M-GE/3RZ-FE etc)
Topic: 7M sumps
Replies: 10
Views: 753

Re: 7M sumps

As Everdt said, the Supra one!
by Kaspaas
Tue Oct 13, 2015 8:15 am
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: SFA 6X6
Replies: 15
Views: 1227

Re: SFA 6X6

In Stellenbosch is daar 'n boer met 'n 6x6 "iets" Lyk soos een van die ouer weergawe Mishibishi bussies wat rooi van kleur is. Baie komplekse middelste as wat die bussie het met 'n kort driveshaft na die tweede agterste diff. Sal probeer uitkyk vir hom en 'n foto neem, baie vriendelike kêrel gewees ...
by Kaspaas
Tue Oct 13, 2015 8:06 am
Forum: Engine conversions (Lexus/7M-GE/3RZ-FE etc)
Topic: 7MGTE vs 1UZ
Replies: 19
Views: 964

Re: 7MGTE vs 1UZ

Chris, 7MGTE en 2JZTE is belaglik vining in platkarre. Soos jyself sal weet met jou eie 2JZ.
'n Petrol Turbo in 'n SFA?, jong vir 4x4 is nie te aanbevel nie.

Andy are you referring to Jaco "Spartan" that had a 2JZTE??
by Kaspaas
Mon Oct 12, 2015 10:13 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: platpot?
Replies: 14
Views: 489

Re: platpot?

I prefer a Platboom pot to a Drie pootpot.
Platboom allows you to "brown" the meat prior to adding the rest of the ingredients.


If you ever consider letting that big'ol Falkirk 8 go, please keep me in mind!
by Kaspaas
Mon Oct 12, 2015 6:34 am
Forum: To Swop or Give Away
Topic: PS2 with extras R1400
Replies: 3
Views: 1158

Re: PS2 with extras R1400

HMMMM. tempting!

GLWS.

Will keep an eye on this...
by Kaspaas
Fri Oct 09, 2015 8:47 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Toyota and ISIS
Replies: 11
Views: 354

Re: Toyota and ISIS

Just amazing how you can take a stolen vehicle over so may borders without papers and without anybody saying something. Guess this works best in Africa because even the smallest bribe fixes everything. Not sure they even need to pay bribes. Vehicles are containerised with false manifests and those ...
by Kaspaas
Wed Oct 07, 2015 3:39 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Toyota and ISIS
Replies: 11
Views: 354

Re: Toyota and ISIS

Was a big segment on Carte Blanche a few weeks back, syndicate operations in SA with mafia and ISIS ties steal Hilux'es and export them for the ISIS war.
All part of a well organised machine, ISIS funds the criminals in SA.
by Kaspaas
Tue Oct 06, 2015 4:47 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Lexus overheating, hot cabin
Replies: 40
Views: 1097

Re: Lexus overheating, hot cabin

Chris, Before I did a 25mm body lift on Kaspaas the bolts on the plastic footrest would burn my foot when driving bare feet. Thys also applied that "Alu tape bitumen" in the cab, It definitely helped but after the 25mm lift it was totally gone. I later removed that tape as it wouldn't set anymore wi...
by Kaspaas
Tue Oct 06, 2015 1:58 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Inverter welders Tradeweld versus Stramm
Replies: 9
Views: 281

Re: Inverter welders Tradeweld versus Stramm

Thanks Nic,

Now I definitely owe you a draft at the Thirsty Scarecrow! :thumbup:
by Kaspaas
Tue Oct 06, 2015 1:45 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: Drag link SFA 4x4
Replies: 10
Views: 609

Re: Drag link SFA 4x4

Geez, wat behels die kit?
'n Hele nuwe draglink of net 2 x splitpins, 2 x springs en 4 x halfmooncaps??
by Kaspaas
Tue Oct 06, 2015 1:17 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Inverter welders Tradeweld versus Stramm
Replies: 9
Views: 281

Re: Inverter welders Tradeweld versus Stramm

Thanks guys,

Nic, can you explain the duty cycle saga to me in normal "boere" English please?
by Kaspaas
Tue Oct 06, 2015 11:25 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Inverter welders Tradeweld versus Stramm
Replies: 9
Views: 281

Inverter welders Tradeweld versus Stramm

I received a Game voucher with my mobile contract and as I want to upgrade to a Inverter welder from my old 1942 ark welder, these are the two 200Amp options. They are more or less the in the same price range @ R1800 each. Yes I know its not a Mat-weld or Miller, but I only do DIY projects and norma...

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