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Sun Dec 03, 2017 6:22 pm

Hi Guy I thought I would start a thread sharing my experiences and the fun time I will have with my 2006 Hilux DC 4x4 4.0V6 AT. So to start with here are a few pics of my van at home. :D:
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2006 Hilux DC 4x4 4.0 V6 Old Man Emu suspension, Long Range Fuel Tank and a LA Sport Sump Guard, Natko railings with spade and high lift brackets, LA Sport high lift jack mounts, Powder coated Hilux Nudge Bar, Hella LED light bar, LED Work Light

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Sun Dec 03, 2017 6:24 pm

Friday a trip to LA Sport resulted in a new sump guard :mrgreen:
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2006 Hilux DC 4x4 4.0 V6 Old Man Emu suspension, Long Range Fuel Tank and a LA Sport Sump Guard, Natko railings with spade and high lift brackets, LA Sport high lift jack mounts, Powder coated Hilux Nudge Bar, Hella LED light bar, LED Work Light

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Mon Dec 04, 2017 7:33 am

:thumbup:

Next will be replacing the tupperware and some sliders. :winkx:
When your road comes to an end ...... you need a HILUX!.

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Don't take life too seriously ..... no-one gets out alive.
It's not about waiting for storms to pass. It's about learning to dance in the rain.
And be yourself ..... everyone else is taken!

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Mon Dec 18, 2017 9:41 am

The next step was having Natko Railings fitted in Humansdorp.
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2006 Hilux DC 4x4 4.0 V6 Old Man Emu suspension, Long Range Fuel Tank and a LA Sport Sump Guard, Natko railings with spade and high lift brackets, LA Sport high lift jack mounts, Powder coated Hilux Nudge Bar, Hella LED light bar, LED Work Light

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Mon Dec 18, 2017 9:44 am

Nudge Bar fitted its standard Hilux stainless bar just powder coated by Natko
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2006 Hilux DC 4x4 4.0 V6 Old Man Emu suspension, Long Range Fuel Tank and a LA Sport Sump Guard, Natko railings with spade and high lift brackets, LA Sport high lift jack mounts, Powder coated Hilux Nudge Bar, Hella LED light bar, LED Work Light

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Mon Dec 18, 2017 9:46 am

Hella LED bar fitted at LA Sport PE
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2006 Hilux DC 4x4 4.0 V6 Old Man Emu suspension, Long Range Fuel Tank and a LA Sport Sump Guard, Natko railings with spade and high lift brackets, LA Sport high lift jack mounts, Powder coated Hilux Nudge Bar, Hella LED light bar, LED Work Light

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Mon Dec 18, 2017 9:49 am

A short trip to Jay Bay
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2006 Hilux DC 4x4 4.0 V6 Old Man Emu suspension, Long Range Fuel Tank and a LA Sport Sump Guard, Natko railings with spade and high lift brackets, LA Sport high lift jack mounts, Powder coated Hilux Nudge Bar, Hella LED light bar, LED Work Light

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Tue Feb 13, 2018 7:30 pm

Face lift grill fitted.
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2006 Hilux DC 4x4 4.0 V6 Old Man Emu suspension, Long Range Fuel Tank and a LA Sport Sump Guard, Natko railings with spade and high lift brackets, LA Sport high lift jack mounts, Powder coated Hilux Nudge Bar, Hella LED light bar, LED Work Light

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Wed Feb 14, 2018 12:03 am

:thumbup:

Looks better than the old colour coded one.
When your road comes to an end ...... you need a HILUX!.

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Life is like a jar of Jalapeño peppers ... what you do today, might burn your ass tomorrow.
Don't take life too seriously ..... no-one gets out alive.
It's not about waiting for storms to pass. It's about learning to dance in the rain.
And be yourself ..... everyone else is taken!

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Wed Feb 14, 2018 2:55 pm

Thanks I agree!
2006 Hilux DC 4x4 4.0 V6 Old Man Emu suspension, Long Range Fuel Tank and a LA Sport Sump Guard, Natko railings with spade and high lift brackets, LA Sport high lift jack mounts, Powder coated Hilux Nudge Bar, Hella LED light bar, LED Work Light

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Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:53 am

That looks an awful lot like St Tropez....
Agrre, face lift grill too much better

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Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:03 am

Cookie Monster wrote:
Mon Dec 18, 2017 9:41 am
The next step was having Natko Railings fitted in Humansdorp.
Did the NATKO guys sort out the rust issues they experience? I saw there is no undercoat to protect, just the powdercoat.
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Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:04 am

Nice updates!
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Vehicle: 2006 Hilux DC V6 Auto 4x4 Oldman Emu suspension
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Sun Mar 11, 2018 5:11 pm

It has been coated with red oxide who knows how long that will last.
2006 Hilux DC 4x4 4.0 V6 Old Man Emu suspension, Long Range Fuel Tank and a LA Sport Sump Guard, Natko railings with spade and high lift brackets, LA Sport high lift jack mounts, Powder coated Hilux Nudge Bar, Hella LED light bar, LED Work Light

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