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by louis fourie
Tue Sep 18, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Humor
Topic: The Hilux Story
Replies: 4956
Views: 112304

Re: The Hilux Story

Without thinking

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by louis fourie
Tue Sep 18, 2018 4:24 am
Forum: Humor
Topic: The Hilux Story
Replies: 4956
Views: 112304

Re: The Hilux Story

about

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by louis fourie
Thu Sep 13, 2018 7:08 pm
Forum: Humor
Topic: The Hilux Story
Replies: 4956
Views: 112304

Re: The Hilux Story

called

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by louis fourie
Sun Sep 09, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: Humor
Topic: The Hilux Story
Replies: 4956
Views: 112304

Re: The Hilux Story

to tell anybody or

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by louis fourie
Sun Sep 02, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Humor
Topic: The Hilux Story
Replies: 4956
Views: 112304

Re: The Hilux Story

... it is already the 2nd of the same month. Which is not....

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by louis fourie
Thu Jul 12, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: 4x2 Hilux's Welcome
Topic: Calliper oring seal
Replies: 5
Views: 702

Re: Calliper oring seal

Try N1 4x4 as well

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by louis fourie
Tue Jun 19, 2018 9:03 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Kzte horlosie
Replies: 2
Views: 297

Re: Kzte horlosie

Probeer die battery ontkoppel vir so 5 min.

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by louis fourie
Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Is this something to worry about
Replies: 26
Views: 1222

Re: Is this something to worry about

Hallo Ben, Dit is wat ek die naweek gedoen het. Ek het ook so by Februarie gesien soos joune op die fotos en gedog ek sal dit maar net dophou. Maar na Martin se kommentaar het ek maar besluit ek moet die bearings vervang aangesien ek met skoolvakansie Suidwes toe gaan en was glad nie lus om iewers ...
by louis fourie
Thu Jun 07, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Is this something to worry about
Replies: 26
Views: 1222

Re: Is this something to worry about

Dowe Koos wrote:Gaan more my 2 bearings kry by N1 4x4 vir R569.00. Sal Saterdag dit aanpak. Dankie Louis.
My plesier [emoji16]

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by louis fourie
Wed Jun 06, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Is this something to worry about
Replies: 26
Views: 1222

Re: Is this something to worry about

Dowe Koos wrote:Dis sommer naby my, sal daar draai maak more. Dankie Louis.
[emoji106][emoji106]

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by louis fourie
Tue Jun 05, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Is this something to worry about
Replies: 26
Views: 1222

Re: Is this something to worry about

The Legend wrote:Hennie maak nie saak by wie jy koop nie. Koop net Timken of NSK bearings. Het jy pryse by Bearing man (BMG) gekry?
Of SKF of Koyo. N1 4x4 sal ook hê/kan bestel. Hulle verkoop egte onderdele en daai seëls gaan omtrent die helfte goedkoper wees by hulle.

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by louis fourie
Sun Jun 03, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: Spares
Topic: Bearings - Gone
Replies: 3
Views: 864

Re: Bearings

steekvlieg wrote:Hi

Reg so

Ek PM my nommer dan kan ons reel.
Dankie vir die bearings Christo. Hulle sal goed gebruik word.

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by louis fourie
Thu May 31, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Spares
Topic: Bearings - Gone
Replies: 3
Views: 864

Re: Bearings

If you don't mind I would like to have them.

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by louis fourie
Sun May 13, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: RTT projek
Replies: 21
Views: 1898

Re: RTT projek

Dit lyk bakgat Oom Hennie[emoji106]

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by louis fourie
Sun Apr 29, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Car troubles
Replies: 2
Views: 238

Re: Car troubles

ABS light comes on due to a poor earth connection between the trailer and the car. The second issue I don't have an idea.

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by louis fourie
Tue Apr 03, 2018 8:15 pm
Forum: Camping and Outdoor
Topic: FS Various camping equipment for sale SOLD
Replies: 6
Views: 1053

Re: FS Various camping equipment for sale

louis fourie wrote:May I please have first option on the Event Shelter

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OP kom nie terug na my toe nie[emoji54]

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by louis fourie
Sat Mar 31, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Camping and Outdoor
Topic: FS Various camping equipment for sale SOLD
Replies: 6
Views: 1053

Re: FS Various camping equipment for sale

May I please have first option on the Event Shelter

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by louis fourie
Wed Mar 07, 2018 8:04 am
Forum: Late 1998 to 2005 (Gen 5 aka IFS Hilux)
Topic: Suspension
Replies: 14
Views: 708

Re: Suspension

Ek het my suspensie by Darell gekoop. 4x Billsteins en die bladvere is vervang. Die torsion bars is nog standaard met my off-road bumper. Ek is nou al oor 'n 100 000km met dié stel. Die Billstein's is nou al een keer gediens so 2 jaar terug. Hier is my kalender fototjie weer[emoji16] Hy staan nog mo...
by louis fourie
Tue Mar 06, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: So here's an idea!
Replies: 15
Views: 976

Re: So here's an idea!

Dankie, maar dit sal nogals snaaks lyk as al 12 maande dieselfde bakkie op het.

Die forum is oor die algemeen maar dood. Vroeër jare was daar baie meer aksie

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by louis fourie
Tue Mar 06, 2018 8:10 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: So here's an idea!
Replies: 15
Views: 976

Re: So here's an idea!

Ek sien die mense is maar skaam, so ek sal maar die ys moet breek al is dit nie 'n aksie foto nie. Dis 'n vrek mooi foto [emoji3]Image Link Broken

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by louis fourie
Tue Mar 06, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Late 1998 to 2005 (Gen 5 aka IFS Hilux)
Topic: Suspension
Replies: 14
Views: 708

Re: Suspension

Hallo Oom Hennie

Êrens op dje forum baaaaie lank terug was daar 'n bespreking dat die Camils die voorste onderste shock mounting breek.

Groete

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by louis fourie
Sun Mar 04, 2018 6:08 am
Forum: Route Planning questions/discussions
Topic: Shipwreck trail near Kleinzee
Replies: 5
Views: 781

Re: Shipwreck trail near Kleinzee

Hallo George and welcome

It is a guided trail. i.e group. It is not to technical, but interesting. There is another trail (can't remember the name) which is dune driving. Much more technical and was the nicer one of the two for me.

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by louis fourie
Mon Feb 19, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Headlight setting
Replies: 0
Views: 690

Headlight setting

How do you set the headlights for a 2003 IFS (Face-lift)?

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by louis fourie
Sun Feb 11, 2018 11:14 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Bass Lake Adventures 10de Februarie 4x4 event
Replies: 21
Views: 1205

Re: Bass Lake Adventures 10de Februarie 4x4 event

Dit lyk baie lekker. Sal die volgende een probeer maak[emoji106]

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by louis fourie
Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Hilux D/Cab 4x4 KZTE year 2003
Replies: 2
Views: 714

Re: Hilux D/Cab 4x4 KZTE year 2003

370 000km. Head replaced and normal wear and tear items[IMG]https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/201802 ... 885280.jpg[/IMG]

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by louis fourie
Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:42 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Bass Lake Adventures 10de Februarie 4x4 event
Replies: 21
Views: 1205

Re: Bass Lake Adventures 10de Februarie 4x4 event

Ek gaan ongelukkig ook moet onttrek


1) Hennie en Sonja
2)Changes and Amanda
3) JohanM & Familie
4) Arné, Hester en Naomi
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by louis fourie
Thu Jan 04, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: Vehicles For Sale
Topic: Hilux 4x4 vir R 28,990 MOERSE bargain
Replies: 9
Views: 1197

Re: Hilux 4x4 vir R 28,990 MOERSE bargain

The add is no longer available[emoji16]

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by louis fourie
Mon Dec 04, 2017 7:45 pm
Forum: Gauteng
Topic: Gauteng year end gtg 2017
Replies: 31
Views: 1395

Re: Gauteng year end gtg 2017

Dowe Koos wrote:Ja Tumelo. Ons het groot planne volgende jaar. Wil jou daar sien. Jy is skaars soos n hoendertand.
Ja, hy is mos 'n celebrity[emoji16]

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by louis fourie
Sun Nov 26, 2017 11:01 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Hankook
Replies: 3
Views: 780

Hankook

I see that the Hankook Dynapro MT RT03 is available in 31x10.5x15 (currently on my Hilux) and also in 31x11.5x15. The latter is R500 cheaper at Errols Tyres. Will the wider tyres touch? https://www.errolstyres.co.za/tyre/hankook/dynapro-mt-rt03/9345/31105015QRT03 Sent from my HUAWEI VNS-L31 using Ta...
by louis fourie
Thu Nov 02, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 2015 Jimny Front Axle broken
Replies: 10
Views: 687

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. Wel, elke donker wolk het 'n silwer randjie, en nee dis nie dat Suzukk die kar onder waarbor...
by louis fourie
Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: 4x4Direct
Topic: TPMS at 4x4 Direct
Replies: 13
Views: 1640

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 ska...
by louis fourie
Wed Nov 01, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 2015 Jimny Front Axle broken
Replies: 10
Views: 687

Re: 2015 Jimny Front Axle broken

Thabogrobler wrote:Great news!

Why the sudden change of heart?
Thabo

Sal later meer sê. More is dit presies 'n maand. [emoji54]

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by louis fourie
Wed Nov 01, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 2015 Jimny Front Axle broken
Replies: 10
Views: 687

Re: 2015 Jimny Front Axle broken

Suzuki came back to me today and said the Jimny will be repaired under warranty. I am gaining some confidence.

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by louis fourie
Sun Oct 29, 2017 7:23 am
Forum: 4x4Direct
Topic: TPMS at 4x4 Direct
Replies: 13
Views: 1640

Re: TPMS at 4x4 Direct

George and I have been testing these for some time now in 3 of the vehicles. We now have 2 models on offer. Both uses internal sensors both use replaceable batteries in the internal sensors. You can set the lower and upper alarm pressure and also the temp alarm. The one model uses a mini display wh...
by louis fourie
Sun Oct 29, 2017 7:10 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 2015 Jimny Front Axle broken
Replies: 10
Views: 687

Re: 2015 Jimny Front Axle broken

Thabogrobler wrote:Mmmmm...wat het Suzuki Japan hieroor te sê?
Goeie vraag. Sal hulle ook op copy sit.


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by louis fourie
Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:21 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 2015 Jimny Front Axle broken
Replies: 10
Views: 687

Re: 2015 Jimny Front Axle broken

So, now only after the meeting Suzuki SA wanted to see the broken axle. The dealer told me, after I had to phone them 3 times, on the Friday of the same week that Suzuki SA will pay half of the parts on goodwill, I pay the other half and the dealer take the labour cost....well he said that is what i...
by louis fourie
Sat Oct 28, 2017 6:59 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 2015 Jimny Front Axle broken
Replies: 10
Views: 687

2015 Jimny Front Axle broken

So here is my story. A story of non-service and unique and perfect in Africa, South Africa. On the 2nd of October 2017 my wife, son and daughter came back from church at around 22:00. We stay on a farm :yahoo: and like most other farms there is a dirt road of either 16 or 10km to our farm. We have a...
by louis fourie
Fri Oct 27, 2017 5:53 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: KZte battles to start after a few days of being parked
Replies: 12
Views: 872

Re: KZte battles to start after a few days of being parked

Thought it better to revive an old thread as am having a similar issue here and would appreciate some knowledgeable advise. Lux just back from service at a local shop here in Maun where they replaced alternator and cleaned up the turbo amongst other things. The day I was to collect it, mekanik advi...
by louis fourie
Thu Oct 12, 2017 6:28 pm
Forum: Other Vehicles
Topic: Toyota Avanza - fuel filter replacement
Replies: 7
Views: 989

Re: Toyota Avanza - fuel filter replacement

Mud Dog wrote:There should be an inspection cover in the floor above the tank. :winkx:
I hope so uncle Andy. Bl...... Fuelfilter cost R1600

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by louis fourie
Thu Oct 12, 2017 8:49 am
Forum: Other Vehicles
Topic: Toyota Avanza - fuel filter replacement
Replies: 7
Views: 989

Re: Toyota Avanza - fuel filter replacement

I' ve seen that one, but refuse to believe it[emoji16]

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by louis fourie
Thu Oct 12, 2017 4:07 am
Forum: Other Vehicles
Topic: Toyota Avanza - fuel filter replacement
Replies: 7
Views: 989

Toyota Avanza - fuel filter replacement

Not a Hilux, but still a Toyota.

The fuelpump of the Avanza with the fuel filter is as far as I could get in the fuel tank itself. Is there an inspection hole through the floor or must one drop the fuel tank?

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by louis fourie
Mon Aug 07, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: KZTE injector life?
Replies: 13
Views: 1064

Re: KZTE injector life?

Polarbear2008 wrote:Thabogrobler I guess the injectors come out for that test right? Wonder what the cost is for such a job....

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About R500, but Northern Diesel in Struben Street recons for more or less R2000

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by louis fourie
Mon Aug 07, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 2001 ifs HUGE power steering leak.
Replies: 11
Views: 691

Re: 2001 ifs HUGE power steering leak.

Cost?

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by louis fourie
Fri May 19, 2017 7:23 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Loadbin cracks
Replies: 5
Views: 897

Re: Loadbin cracks

Kan nie mooi sien nie, maar dit lyk soos body putty

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by louis fourie
Sat Apr 29, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Need Some Advice Choosing A KZTE
Replies: 8
Views: 985

Re: Need Some Advice Choosing A KZTE

Recon injectors at Northern Diesel in Pretoria is R2000.

Cracked head at 230 000km. Bought it on 160 000km. Currently on 360 000km.

I won't sell[emoji57]

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by louis fourie
Mon Apr 10, 2017 7:42 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Replacement LED H4 lamps
Replies: 14
Views: 1602

Re: Replacement LED H4 lamps

I had issues without the booster harness. Left headlight was on bright, dashboard light not working, spotlights dead. Installed the booster harness and everything worked again.

http://www.4x4direct.co.za/headspot-lig ... rness.html
by louis fourie
Sun Apr 09, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Advice
Replies: 3
Views: 597

Re: RE: Re: Advice

Welcome Tina! [emoji106] Could you try be a bit more specific about the noise, loud / very loud, as Gernot asked does it change pitch with changing engine revs / is it present only when you are moving or stationary as well /where does it sound like it's coming from? :think: Does it change when enga...
by louis fourie
Sun Apr 09, 2017 5:36 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Replacement LED H4 lamps
Replies: 14
Views: 1602

Re: Replacement LED H4 lamps

I have them on my IFS and they are great for the 26km of dirt road I must drive before I hit tar, but oncoming traffic keep on asking for dim.
by louis fourie
Wed Mar 08, 2017 5:58 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: KZ bracket
Replies: 7
Views: 888

Re: RE: Re: RE: Re: KZ bracket

Dankie vir die antwoorde. Myne is 4x4 D/C KZ 2002. Ek kan nie dink waar dit afkom nie , maar het intussen oorgegee om te soek. Ek het clutch laat vervang en die klap geluid wat ek soek (agv bracket ) blyk nou die foutiewe clucth te wees. Eks verbaas hoeveel moeite die mense(julle) op forum gedoen h...
by louis fourie
Thu Jan 19, 2017 6:14 pm
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: Toyota Hilux KZ-TE Suspension noise
Replies: 9
Views: 780

Re: Toyota Hilux KZ-TE Suspension noise

A different tyre brand might solve the "wandering". My Cooper STT's did the same. Replaced with BF's and problem solved.
by louis fourie
Wed Dec 21, 2016 4:11 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Purchasing a 2001 to 2005 model
Replies: 9
Views: 761

Re: Purchasing a 2001 to 2005 model

As not said[emoji38]. I love my KZ-TE - 356 000km on the clock
by louis fourie
Thu Dec 15, 2016 7:11 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: CV Joint Kit IFS
Replies: 9
Views: 997

Re: CV Joint Kit IFS

Hi Louis. Thanks for that. The CV itself I am sure is still fine. It is just leaking grease from the boot as far as I can tell. I was quoted R 1500-ish for the cv boot kit from Toyota. Seems a bit ridiculous for a rubber boot and some clips to hold it in place. Sent from my SM-A300FU using Tapatalk...
by louis fourie
Thu Dec 15, 2016 12:39 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: CV Joint Kit IFS
Replies: 9
Views: 997

Re: CV Joint Kit IFS

CV's at Toyota cost R4500 - each. N1 4X4 sells them for R650. I couldn't wait for them and got from Goldwagen for R450, but there is a small problem with them. The flange on the CV that fits over the seal is a little too big and touches the ABS sensor. I "tapped" it "smaller" and all is good. I also...
by louis fourie
Thu Dec 08, 2016 5:24 am
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: Fresh
Replies: 10
Views: 744

Re: RE: Re: Fresh

Welcome. The KZ motors are known to be prone to cracking cylinder heads from around 200,000km and the problem can be exacerbated with having been worked hard (prolonged periods of excessive heat). Buying a 2nd hand KZ, even with full service history, doesn't forewarn you, .... you have no way of kn...
by louis fourie
Wed Dec 07, 2016 9:03 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Clutch replacement
Replies: 54
Views: 3387

Re: RE: Re: Clutch replacement

Mars wrote:Did you try Goldwagen. They also stock Sachs clutch kits.
+1. Got an Aisin clutch kit for the Avanza from them[emoji106]
by louis fourie
Mon Dec 05, 2016 10:38 pm
Forum: 2016 - on - Revo Shape Hilux
Topic: H4 LED kit
Replies: 18
Views: 2349

Re: RE: Re: H4 LED kit

Thunder02 wrote:Louis, have you fitted them :?:
Yes. Fitted. Put long feedback on, but Tapatalk lost it for me[emoji35].

Drove about 2km with them and a very good improvement. I will give more feedback after more use[emoji106].
by louis fourie
Tue Nov 29, 2016 11:09 am
Forum: 2016 - on - Revo Shape Hilux
Topic: H4 LED kit
Replies: 18
Views: 2349

Re: H4 LED kit

Mud Dog wrote: Maybe I'll just try it and see. :winkx:
Ek dink ook so :D:
by louis fourie
Tue Nov 29, 2016 10:39 am
Forum: 2016 - on - Revo Shape Hilux
Topic: H4 LED kit
Replies: 18
Views: 2349

Re: H4 LED kit

Neil Did you guys receive my payment? Question Nr. 3 in my previous post is very important. Uncle Andy I have currently the OSRAM night breakers fitted and together with 80W LED Spots (also purchased from 4x4Direct). I drive a 20km dirt road and when it is dark and I have to go to dim I can hardly s...
by louis fourie
Mon Nov 28, 2016 8:49 pm
Forum: 2016 - on - Revo Shape Hilux
Topic: H4 LED kit
Replies: 18
Views: 2349

Re: H4 LED kit

One set ordered[emoji106]

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