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If we can have a forum for the Amarok, I see no reason why we cant have one for Daihatsu, which is part owned by Toyota anyway.
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Tue Feb 12, 2013 7:41 am

Got tired of the polo vivo not being able to go on a dirt road or over a bump :alvarin: :alvarin: :alvarin: so got the Girlfriend a Terios!!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

2011 model SWB 4WD with 38 000Km,

Got home and realized when I put the diff lock button on the 4WD was not engaging :twisted: :twisted: (stupid I did not check when getting the car!!!!!) the light was not coming on the dash either?
There was also a rattle on the boot.

Yesterday I got the spanner out and adjusted a plate where the latch slides in and rattle gone. :celebrate: :celebrate:
Then checked the fuse for the diff lock, that was okay was then stumped!!! Realised with the cover off the fuse box off I could reach behind the dash to the button and there the problem lay the wire had come unclipped off the button. :yahoo: :yahoo:

So far the GF is happy, likes the ride height and big mirrors just need to SEE WHAT IT CAN DO OFF ROAD!!!!
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Tue Feb 12, 2013 8:07 am

Congrats....
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Tue Feb 12, 2013 8:56 am

Congrads. :thumbup:

Trust me, it is capable of a lot more than it looks. :thumbup:
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Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:04 am

Congrats.
Fransico add a pic of yours so he can see what potential his new baby has
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Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:05 am

congrats ! definitely better than the polo by far .enjoy :cool:

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Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:10 am

have heard what it can do, just need so do the suspension mod and exhaust sometime in the future .
Going to be our quick getaway car HILUX is too big and to go to Durban for the weekend and down the south coast.
We are going to Mapelane (St Lucia) this weekend to will give it a test on the dirt roads.

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Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:28 am

dustbuster wrote:have heard what it can do, just need so do the suspension mod and exhaust sometime in the future .
Going to be our quick getaway car HILUX is too big and to go to Durban for the weekend and down the south coast.
We are going to Mapelane (St Lucia) this weekend to will give it a test on the dirt roads.
It is going to do great, that is its speciality. Just go to Daihatsu and order the off-road coils and fit them. No othe changes are needed. It will give you the extra 50mm lift. :thumbup:
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Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:33 am

do you need to fit the pro comp shocks?

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Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:43 am

dustbuster wrote:do you need to fit the pro comp shocks?
I have heard they guys say you have to but to tell you the truth. I didn't see the need. I put the coils in (if I remember correctly it was R1400 for the set) and that was it. No monkey monkey business. More than 85k kilos later and still have NO issues with my original shocks. :thumbup: My thought was once they were properly worn I would replace them with the pro comps but seems like I am going to sell it before then. :thumbup:
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Wed Mar 06, 2013 7:57 am

so my girl friend forgot to put the hand brake up this morning :dash: :dash: :dash:

gate : 1
terios : 0
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Wed Mar 06, 2013 8:01 am

:slap: :slap: :frustrated: Hopefully the insurance will sort you out.Imagine it was the lux than the gate was gone
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Wed Mar 06, 2013 8:09 am

george wrote::slap: :slap: :frustrated: Hopefully the insurance will sort you out.Imagine it was the lux than the gate was gone
Gate gone neighbours fence flattened and a HILUX in there lounge, with just a scratch on the bumper. :laugh2: :laugh2: :laugh2: :laugh2:

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Wed Mar 06, 2013 8:44 am

:blushing: ouch

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Wed Mar 06, 2013 8:50 am

Bet it wasn't her fault, you bought her the stupid car, if she still had the Polo, nothing would have happened!
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Mon Jun 03, 2013 2:36 pm

so moet n terios lyk
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