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by Whisky
Mon Aug 05, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: DIY Fortuner Drawer
Replies: 9
Views: 627

Re: DIY Fortuner Drawer

Great job, makes camping life much easier. Yes it has its pro's and con's but i think the pro's are more than the con's.
by Whisky
Fri Mar 15, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: RIP - Chopper
Replies: 15
Views: 675

Re: RIP - Chopper

Rus in vrede Chopper, simpatie met die familie en vriende.
by Whisky
Sat Dec 15, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: How far can I drive with a front CV boot throwing grease?
Replies: 9
Views: 571

Re: How far can I drive with a front CV boot throwing grease?

My Hilux right front CV boot cracked. We were in the dunes and I heard the cv joint making a noise. Looked and saw the boot cracked and grease coming out, sand also got in causing the joint to start making a noise. In Swakopmund I tried to get as much sandgrease out and put new grease in. I then tap...
by Whisky
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Kgalagadi 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 853

Re: Kgalagadi 2018

Mooi fotos Pieter. Ons was Augustus daar een van ons lekkerste parke om in te wees.
by Whisky
Thu Oct 25, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Stof, wind en ratel in Namibië Junie/Julie 2018
Replies: 62
Views: 2417

Re: Stof, wind en ratel in Namibië Junie/Julie 2018

Dankie Hennie baie lekker saam met jou getoer.
by Whisky
Thu Oct 18, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Stof, wind en ratel in Namibië Junie/Julie 2018
Replies: 62
Views: 2417

Re: Stof, wind en ratel in Namibië Junie/Julie 2018

Lekker lees ek nou aan die toer. Dankie Dowe Koos, nou wag ek vir die laaste deel. Ek ken vir Edge, sy toere is almal presies uitgewerk :D: . Het al baie tips by hom gekry.

Groete
by Whisky
Thu Oct 18, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Noordkaap toer 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 371

Re: Noordkaap toer 2018

Thanks Tony, will do and regards to all.
by Whisky
Wed Oct 17, 2018 5:52 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Noordkaap toer 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 371

Noordkaap toer 2018

Ons het die Noordkaap getoer en ek het 'n toer verslag geskryf. Toe ek dit hier wou laai kry ek die boodskap dat die files te groot is. Ek was nie van plan om dit oor te doen nie so hier is die link by 4x4 Community forum waar ek dit ook gelaai het. https://www.4x4community.co.za/forum/showthread.ph...
by Whisky
Tue Jun 19, 2018 2:28 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Is this something to worry about
Replies: 26
Views: 1680

Re: Is this something to worry about

Dankie vir die inligting. Ek sien almal is in dieselfde omgewing. Sal 'n draai by hulle maak.
by Whisky
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Is this something to worry about
Replies: 26
Views: 1680

Re: Is this something to worry about

Ek sien hier is nou nie baie Kapenaars wat op hierdie blad was nie so sal op die Community Forum ook pos. My vraag is na wie kan ek my Toyota hier in Durbanville neem om die seëls te vervang. Wil nie na Toyota garage gaan omdat hulle my 'n arm en been gaan vra. Dankie, Ben vat jou bakkie na Allan V...
by Whisky
Sun Jun 17, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Is this something to worry about
Replies: 26
Views: 1680

Re: Is this something to worry about

Ek sien hier is nou nie baie Kapenaars wat op hierdie blad was nie so sal op die Community Forum ook pos. My vraag is na wie kan ek my Toyota hier in Durbanville neem om die seëls te vervang. Wil nie na Toyota garage gaan omdat hulle my 'n arm en been gaan vra.
Dankie,
by Whisky
Tue Jun 12, 2018 7:07 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Is this something to worry about
Replies: 26
Views: 1680

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 Whisky
Mon Jun 04, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Is this something to worry about
Replies: 26
Views: 1680

Is this something to worry about

I changed the right rear wheel today and when putting the jack under the axle I noticed this wet patch where the axle and wheel hub is connected. Should I be worried about it or could I just leave it but keep an eye on it.
by Whisky
Sun Nov 05, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: 4x4Direct
Topic: TPMS at 4x4 Direct
Replies: 13
Views: 2044

Re: TPMS at 4x4 Direct

[/quote] What do you do with the spare wheel? Can you fit a sensor and switch over to that sensor? Sent from my HUAWEI VNS-L31 using Tapatalk [/quote] If I am correct each sensor has a number that is read into the receiver. This is to ensure you know the sensors are on the correct wheels ie. front r...
by Whisky
Thu Mar 30, 2017 8:59 pm
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: My Hilux Camper build
Replies: 35
Views: 5312

Re: My Hilux Camper build

Hi Tony, before we left Stutterheim I had the privilege to see the half completed project. Now I see the completed work, well done :thumbup: . You have designed it to fit your specific needs and it looks great. Congratulations now you must test it. I have planned a tour to the Wild coast from 08 May...
by Whisky
Mon Nov 28, 2016 5:03 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Aircon vir die huis
Replies: 14
Views: 1116

Re: Aircon vir die huis

ChrisF wrote:Menere ek het vir julle n PM gestuur :thumbup:
Dankie het PM gekry :thumbup:
by Whisky
Sun Nov 27, 2016 5:35 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Aircon vir die huis
Replies: 14
Views: 1116

Re: Aircon vir die huis

Ons is ook besig om kwotasie te kry om 'n lugversorger in die huis te installeer. Sover 4 kwotasies gekry en tydens hulle inspeksie het nie een Samsung of LG voorgestel nie omdat hulle naverkope diens swak is. Die produkte wat aan ons voorgestel is, is Daiken (duurder een), Midea (middle klas), Jet ...
by Whisky
Wed Nov 23, 2016 6:20 pm
Forum: Eastern Cape
Topic: Year end GTG 2016
Replies: 39
Views: 3374

Re: Year end GTG 2016

Aaah and we missed out on a great get-together. You are right Craig they are a great group, we miss you guys.

Regards to all.
by Whisky
Sun Nov 20, 2016 8:26 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Augustus 2016 Botswana toer
Replies: 22
Views: 3760

Re: Augustus 2016 Botswana toer

Ben, ek moet sê die ek self het n Conqueror Conquest maar het baie respek gekry vir die Bush Lapa. Hy is baie gerieflik ingerig en is baie ligter as die Comander. Al sy ekstras is net eenvoudig maklik hanteerbaar, berging is beter. Glo my as ek weer koop gaan ek beslis na die reeks kyk. Die enigste...
by Whisky
Sat Nov 19, 2016 4:14 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Augustus 2016 Botswana toer
Replies: 22
Views: 3760

Re: Augustus 2016 Botswana toer

Lekker lees ek nou aan die verslag. Hoe hanteer die Bush Lapa in die sand en op die nou twee spoor paaie?
by Whisky
Sun Apr 24, 2016 7:56 pm
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: Membership renewal
Replies: 14
Views: 1942

Re: Membership renewal

Thanks Andy, Yes all still well with us, Bokkie sends her regards to all. We just miss the old friends. Hopefully we will make good friends here too. We will be leaving on 28 May for Angola, Namibia and Kgalagadi. We will only be back home 16 August. My e-mail address is the same, is it possible to ...
by Whisky
Sat Apr 23, 2016 9:34 pm
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: Membership renewal
Replies: 14
Views: 1942

Re: Membership renewal

Hi Andy,
Trust you are well. We are still adapting to our new life style but otherwise going well.
When do I pay membership fees for the year?
Regards,
Ben
by Whisky
Tue Feb 16, 2016 8:44 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Pool installed
Replies: 121
Views: 7423

Re: Pool installed

Thanks Chris will do.
by Whisky
Mon Feb 15, 2016 9:38 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Pool installed
Replies: 121
Views: 7423

Re: Pool installed

Hi ChrisF, where did jou buy the pool pump cover? I need to buy one for my pool pump, at the moment it is open and the sun is hammering the pipes.
by Whisky
Sat Feb 06, 2016 8:30 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: D4D diesel filter housing/assembly
Replies: 15
Views: 1596

Re: D4D diesel filter housing/assembly

Tsa did you have your vehicle service there or just bought the filter? If serviced what is your opinion of the service received.
by Whisky
Sun Jan 24, 2016 10:49 pm
Forum: Pictures Only - Post a pic of your Hilux
Topic: My rig!
Replies: 22
Views: 3951

Re: My rig!

Hi Tony, when are you showing your camper?

Cheers from an old friend.
by Whisky
Fri Jan 15, 2016 6:24 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: D4D diesel filter housing/assembly
Replies: 15
Views: 1596

Re: D4D diesel filter housing/assembly

Thanks Chris,

Will go around there and if i do not find them will give the Epping branch a call.
by Whisky
Wed Jan 13, 2016 6:15 pm
Forum: Radios and Licensing
Topic: Hilux Club VHF Radio LIcence - How to Apply!
Replies: 73
Views: 25113

Re: Hilux Club VHF Radio LIcence - How to Apply!

Thanks Eric,

Received the letter and will make contact with Tony.

Ben
by Whisky
Tue Jan 12, 2016 5:29 pm
Forum: Radios and Licensing
Topic: Hilux Club VHF Radio LIcence - How to Apply!
Replies: 73
Views: 25113

Re: Hilux Club VHF Radio LIcence - How to Apply!

Hi Eric,

I am now in the Cape Town Area, Durbanville to be exact. I need to have my mobile radio programmed for the Hilux frequency. I suppose I need a letter from you and then to whom in the Cape Town area do I take the radio to be programmed?

Cape Town guys are welcome to assist.

Thanks,

Ben
by Whisky
Tue Jan 12, 2016 5:14 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: D4D diesel filter housing/assembly
Replies: 15
Views: 1596

Re: D4D diesel filter housing/assembly

ChrisF wrote:Donaldson have a series of filters and housings - with better water traps.

They have a branch in Okovango Industrial area.
Hi Chris, I am new in the area. Do you perhaps have an address for the branch in Okovango ind area?

Thanks,
by Whisky
Tue Nov 03, 2015 9:05 pm
Forum: Eastern Cape
Topic: E/Cape Year end - Bathurst/Mansfield - 21 Nov
Replies: 43
Views: 4110

Re: E/Cape Year end - Bathurst/Mansfield - 21 Nov

Hi Ben, is your Passport stamped?? :lmao: :lmao: Tertius, My wife and I have both our Passports, they have been checked, stamped and signed :thumbup: . Entry to the Western Cape has been approved that's why we are so happy :taunt: . Will be joining you guys one of these days, let us just settle in ...
by Whisky
Mon Nov 02, 2015 2:52 pm
Forum: Eastern Cape
Topic: E/Cape Year end - Bathurst/Mansfield - 21 Nov
Replies: 43
Views: 4110

Re: E/Cape Year end - Bathurst/Mansfield - 21 Nov

Hi Andy,

Thanks for the invite but we are busy packing. Will be moving to Durbanville on the 02 December 2015. :yahoo:
by Whisky
Thu Oct 22, 2015 10:13 am
Forum: Toyota Fortuner 4x4 Forum
Topic: Gas cylinder storage
Replies: 23
Views: 3575

Re: Gas cylinder storage

Transportation inside the vehicle is not recommended. Why is it not recommended to transport the gas bottle inside the vehicle? Todays gas bottles comply to strict safety regulations. If it is closed and securely secured what would the problem be? If the vehicle is involved in an accident the bottl...
by Whisky
Tue Sep 01, 2015 12:04 pm
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: Hello
Replies: 19
Views: 1247

Re: Hello

Welkom Marius, my kennis van voertuie is maar power so ek sal maar net kyk. Hoop jy geniet dit hier en kry meeste van jou inligting hier.

Groete,

Ben
by Whisky
Wed Aug 26, 2015 2:04 pm
Forum: Eastern Cape
Topic: P E Members!
Replies: 17
Views: 2658

Re: P E Members!

Looks like PE members are first thinking about it. :subscribed:

Andy that weekend I will be camping in Addo Nat Par. Spekboom tented camp :yahoo: . We are a group of 4. So if and when you in the area might see you. :thumbup:
by Whisky
Wed Aug 12, 2015 9:18 am
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: Another newbie
Replies: 15
Views: 712

Re: Another newbie

Welcome Arthur.
by Whisky
Wed Aug 12, 2015 9:13 am
Forum: Meet the People
Topic: Nuwe Lidmaat!!! (Windhoek, Namibia)
Replies: 7
Views: 804

Re: Nuwe Lidmaat!!! (Windhoek, Namibia)

Welcome Anthony, happy readings.
by Whisky
Tue Aug 04, 2015 9:32 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Platkar problem
Replies: 4
Views: 409

Platkar problem

I am aware that this is a 4x4 forum but you might just be able to give me some advice. My SWAMBO's Opel Astra 1.9 Tdi has suddenly lost power. You can put your foot flat but the revs will not pick up. It also started smoking, black smoke when you change gears. Had it at the dealers and they connecte...
by Whisky
Thu Jul 23, 2015 10:03 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Namibia 2015 Trip Report - Pics added
Replies: 17
Views: 4831

Re: Namibia 2015 Trip Report - Pics added

Lekker gelees aan die verslag Edge. Thanks Andy now we can see that he actually did the trip. :lmao:
by Whisky
Wed Jul 22, 2015 10:14 am
Forum: Route Planning questions/discussions
Topic: Information on N/W Namibia sought please
Replies: 7
Views: 1579

Re: Information on N/W Namibia sought please

Hi Edge, kom kuier vir my ek het Johan se boeke.
by Whisky
Thu Jul 16, 2015 3:26 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Hans - Witmamba Serious accident
Replies: 42
Views: 2465

Re: Hans - Witmamba Serious accident

'n Spoedige herstel aan Hans en Tanya. Om positief te bly in sulke omstandighede is altyd moeilik maar ons glo dat die Allerhoogste julle dra en beskerm.
by Whisky
Sun Jul 12, 2015 4:33 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Radiator water leaking inside cab at passanger side
Replies: 9
Views: 868

Re: Radiator water leaking inside cab at passanger side

Marius it is aircon water, have a look inside the engine bay there is an overflow pipe for the aircon. This pipe at times get blocked. Squeeze the pipe and also try and clean it with a soft small brush or wire.
by Whisky
Tue Jul 07, 2015 12:58 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Road to Hell - Doodsakker - Van Zyls Pass
Replies: 35
Views: 4861

Re: Road to Hell - Doodsakker - Van Zyls Pass

Johannes dankie ek sal dit in gedagte hou. Ek is besig saam met Dries om die man en vrou toer in plek te kry.

Groete,
by Whisky
Mon Jul 06, 2015 10:15 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Road to Hell - Doodsakker - Van Zyls Pass
Replies: 35
Views: 4861

Re: Road to Hell - Doodsakker - Van Zyls Pass

Johannes baie lekker lees en foto reisverslag. Nou het jy my net nog meer gedetermineerd om volgende jaar Angola en Namibie te reis.
by Whisky
Mon Jul 06, 2015 10:11 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: GPS Radio?
Replies: 3
Views: 523

Re: GPS Radio?

Ek het ook 'n CASKA in my D4D. Baie tevrede met die werking, net die skerm wat partykeer onleesbaar is weens die son. Rede hoekom ek CASKA ingesit het, kan T4A en banddruk meter laai en dan al die ander standaard funksies.
by Whisky
Sun Jul 05, 2015 7:07 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: New look!!!
Replies: 22
Views: 1331

Re: New look!!!

Hierdie nuwe uitleg lyk goed en werk lekker. Moet net nog pos en sien wat gebeur. Dankie vir die werk Pieter. :thumbup:
by Whisky
Fri Mar 20, 2015 8:26 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What to do when you ran out of diesel ?
Replies: 15
Views: 1076

Re: What to do when you ran out of diesel ?

Reinart jy is reg jy hoef nie die kraan oop te maak nie, jy pomp totdat al die lug uit is en die diesel die filter vol maak. Ek maak die kraan oop sodat dit vinniger die lug uitkry, veral as die tenk leeg was, daar sal baie lug in wees.
by Whisky
Thu Mar 19, 2015 10:29 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What to do when you ran out of diesel ?
Replies: 15
Views: 1076

Re: What to do when you ran out of diesel ?

Kom ons kyk of ek my D4D aan die gang sal kry. Maak die tenk vol diesel, draai die sleutel na aan posisie, maak die engine kap oop, draai die kraan onder aan die diesel filter oop, begin om die klep bo-op die diesel filter te pomp. Hou aan totdat die diesel by die kraan onder aan die filter uitloop....
by Whisky
Thu Feb 19, 2015 9:28 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Diff klap
Replies: 10
Views: 627

Re: Diff klap

Dankie vir al die kommentaar.

Andy ek sal die naweek onder in kruip en mooi ronddraai. Ek het nog nie sulke slegte paaie of roetes gery dat ek die onderstel gekap of geskraap het nie.

Die klap kom al van lankal af.
by Whisky
Thu Feb 19, 2015 3:31 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Diff klap
Replies: 10
Views: 627

Re: Diff klap

Nie op 82 000km nie.
by Whisky
Thu Feb 19, 2015 3:19 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Diff klap
Replies: 10
Views: 627

Diff klap

I drive a 2009 Hilux DC, 82 000Km on the clock. When I change gears and let the clutch go the diff makes a clap sound :eh: , this is when the drive-shaft grips in the diff I suppose. Is this normal for a Toyota? At times I drive the work Nissan NP 300 bakkie and it does not make that sound :thumbup:...
by Whisky
Tue Jan 20, 2015 9:23 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Radio for new 79
Replies: 3
Views: 526

Re: Radio for new 79

Hi Jacques,

I replaced my radio with a Caska unit. I still have my old radio if you are interested.
by Whisky
Mon Nov 24, 2014 8:35 pm
Forum: Eastern Cape
Topic: Year end social
Replies: 19
Views: 2850

Re: Year end social

Thanks Andy for organizing the morning breakfast. We enjoyed it and it was just lekker to chat to the other members again.
by Whisky
Fri Nov 21, 2014 3:43 pm
Forum: Eastern Cape
Topic: Year end social
Replies: 19
Views: 2850

Re: Year end social

Yes you are making it early!! :evil: but we will be there :smile: .

Where is Xtreme Golf?
by Whisky
Tue Nov 18, 2014 8:48 pm
Forum: Eastern Cape
Topic: Year end social
Replies: 19
Views: 2850

Re: Year end social

HI Andy,

I am OK for the following Sundays: 23rd Nov; 14th Dec;

Tell me what is crazy golf? :boss:
by Whisky
Sun Oct 26, 2014 6:22 pm
Forum: Eastern Cape
Topic: Hogsback and the passes
Replies: 76
Views: 8588

Re: Hogsback and the passes

Thanks Andy for arranging this weekend. We really enjoyed it and it was great to meet new people and put a face to a forum member. Thanks to all whom assisted in the difficult sections.
by Whisky
Thu Oct 23, 2014 8:22 am
Forum: Eastern Cape
Topic: Hogsback and the passes
Replies: 76
Views: 8588

Re: Hogsback and the passes

We will be leaving Stutterheim around 17:00 going over Cathcart. No Andy booked at Bubuhle!! OK so what will the program be: Friday evening do as we wish (will come and say hello), Saturday morning own breakfast, own lunch and Saterday evening we all braai together at your place. Sunday morning own ...
by Whisky
Mon Oct 20, 2014 10:00 am
Forum: Eastern Cape
Topic: Hogsback and the passes
Replies: 76
Views: 8588

Re: Hogsback and the passes

Hi Andy just for your attention we have booked in at a self catering nearby. Will see you Friday evening.
by Whisky
Thu Oct 16, 2014 9:09 pm
Forum: Eastern Cape
Topic: Hogsback and the passes
Replies: 76
Views: 8588

Re: Hogsback and the passes

Thanks Andy, got it.
by Whisky
Wed Oct 15, 2014 4:22 pm
Forum: Eastern Cape
Topic: Hogsback and the passes
Replies: 76
Views: 8588

Re: Hogsback and the passes

Andy what is the situation at your place in Hogsback with regard to camping. Must we be completely self-sufficient?

I read that each will provide for their own meals.

Thanks,

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