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by fredster
Tue Aug 09, 2016 11:08 pm
Forum: Spares
Topic: Complete set of rear doors off '87 SFA DC R750ea
Replies: 18
Views: 2715

Re: Complete set of doors off '87 SFA DC R1500ea

Hi Andrew,

Am interested in the doors, please pm your number to me.

Thanks
by fredster
Thu Aug 16, 2012 11:55 am
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: 4Y Replace vs Rebuild
Replies: 10
Views: 966

Re: 4Y Replace vs Rebuild

kyk ou maat - Daai 4y's se sukses le in die feit dat hulle so min krag maak - Daar is net nie genoeg torque om die wiele te veel los te breek nie. Om met n groter enjin dieselfde te vermag kos baie geduld en n mooi opgeleide petrol voet. Die pryse lyk maar hoog vir die parte aangesien die fong kong'...
by fredster
Thu Aug 16, 2012 11:38 am
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: BRIEKE
Replies: 10
Views: 1005

Re: BRIEKE

Nee myne word nie warm nie - Warm word is wanneer jou skoene te hoog opgestel is - Die truuk is om die balans tussen effe swaar draai en net glad te draai reg te kry. Om die handbriek self weer te kry tot daai magic 4 click merk, is maar bloot n opstel van die handbriek kabel self. Die adjuster sit ...
by fredster
Tue Aug 14, 2012 3:33 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: Installing BMW Motorised Leather Seats in 88 SFA DC Import
Replies: 21
Views: 8697

Re: Installing BMW Motorised Leather Seats in 88 SFA DC Impo

So how well do these operate when submerged in water? :D
by fredster
Tue Aug 14, 2012 3:25 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: BRIEKE
Replies: 10
Views: 1005

Re: BRIEKE

Johan, Ek het soortgelyke pyne gehad op my hilux (links trek, crappy brieke, geen handbriek). Het na vele ondersoeke en verstellings toe die volgende gedoen: Agterste 2 slave cylinders vervang met nuwes (+- R110 per kant vanaf Midas), voorste calipers heel gestrip, skoongemaak en rubbers vervang. Be...
by fredster
Tue Aug 14, 2012 2:49 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: Hilux accident: Photos - Pre and Post Repair
Replies: 32
Views: 5973

Re: Hilux accident: Photos - Pre and Post Repair

Stampie - Dis gewone A-Line epoxy coat rims - Jy kan hulle in die 15 duim grootte tot en met 8 duim wyd bestel (Std is 6.5 of 7 duim). Jou enigste probleem daar is om hierdie goed in die hande te kry. Supa-Quick en Auto Quip wat die hoof verspreiders van A-line is, het in my geval +- 2 maande geneem...
by fredster
Tue Jul 10, 2012 11:32 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: EFI installed - have a niggle.
Replies: 13
Views: 801

Re: EFI installed - have a niggle.

Louis, ek het rpm smoothing aan en Pot is disabled. Bretton het my n vinnige toets geleer om te kyk of my dizzy se pickups nie dalk verkeerd om gekonnekteer is nie, en dit blyk wel die geval te wees. Sal deur die loop van die volgende dag of 2 gou die verandering doen en weer begin map :(
by fredster
Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:11 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: EFI installed - have a niggle.
Replies: 13
Views: 801

Re: EFI installed - have a niggle.

Op n ander noot - Die ou het nog nooit SO goed geloop nie - Biki swaar op die sous en sy sensor lesings van die water en lug is effe uit, maar so smooth en responsive was die ou nog nooit met sy chong fong motor nie. :) Dankie vir Louis, Mr_B en Willied wat moeite gedoen het om te respond op al my n...
by fredster
Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:08 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: EFI installed - have a niggle.
Replies: 13
Views: 801

Re: EFI installed - have a niggle.

Wat my kinda onderkry in die hele ding is dat nes ek dink ek kry die oorsaak, dan gebeur iets heel anders :shock: Ek het bv die kabel vermoed tussen lappy en die ecu want ek het 2 serial to ethernet convertors gebruik met n straight eth kabel tussen die 2. Werk gr8, behalwe hierdie randomness. :) To...
by fredster
Mon Jul 09, 2012 10:57 am
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: EFI installed - have a niggle.
Replies: 13
Views: 801

Re: EFI installed - have a niggle.

Ja Cassie ek doen :( Het ook die software heeltemal uninstall, weer gekalibreer en die map weer oorgelaai om n ander erratic idle probleem uit te sort, maar hierdie enetjie wil nie so verdwyn nie. Wat vreemd is dat wanneer ek die ICV en TPS uitplug, dan bly dit connected :?
by fredster
Mon Jul 09, 2012 10:54 am
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: WL2.5 Ombouing
Replies: 5
Views: 600

Re: WL2.5 Ombouing

Willem, Gesels met AEW Auto - Alan Venter is die eienaar (Hoppy op die forum) en hy het heelwat ondervinding van verskeie ombouings met n groot variasie van engines in die SFA hilux. Vrae 7 en 8 loop eintlik hand aan hand - Indien jy kort kom op clearance, en jy nie aan jou bonnet wil verander nie, ...
by fredster
Mon Jul 09, 2012 10:31 am
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: EFI installed - have a niggle.
Replies: 13
Views: 801

EFI installed - have a niggle.

So Skorro was pulled into the garage last weekend for some open heart surgery. Not going to repeat all of the steps I followed, as most of it has been covered extensively by FD, Benhur, Mr_B and others. Having gone through the pains, I can add a bit to it for somebody as ignorant as I was :? . Make ...
by fredster
Sun Jul 01, 2012 7:05 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: Captain Awesome's 4y EFI Conversion
Replies: 88
Views: 6719

Re: Captain Awesome's 4y EFI Conversion

Hi Stefan, I have a slightly cleaner plenum and bottom half with all the other bits and pieces. I bought a 2nd unit just to make sure I had all of what I needed (nothing succeeds like excess). Let me know if you are interested. I have just finished putting all the EFI bits on Skorro, so the rest is ...
by fredster
Sun Jul 01, 2012 6:50 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: 4y EFI vacuum plumbing
Replies: 2
Views: 443

Re: 4y EFI vacuum plumbing

Hi,

I sent you a PM.
by fredster
Sat Jun 30, 2012 10:41 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: 4y EFI vacuum plumbing
Replies: 2
Views: 443

4y EFI vacuum plumbing

Hi, Does any one have a pipe diagram for all the vacuum pipes on the 3YE intake to the motor and all other bits and pieces? Using a dicktator setup with dual pickup mag adapted dissy. After having been confused with the woring, and rereading all the EFI posts, I got that going, but cant find anythin...
by fredster
Tue Apr 24, 2012 10:23 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: Achilles' heel of SFA - Body: Options when Replacing
Replies: 2
Views: 852

Re: Achilles' heel of SFA - Body: Options when Replacing

I myself had to hunt for a body after a nasty incident on a trail. They are difficult to find like you mentioned, but there are quite a few about. answers to some of your questions: 1.) these fibre glass shells are stronger than the original shells - have not heard of any cracking, and have seen a f...
by fredster
Tue Mar 20, 2012 3:55 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: Looking for a 3YE FI intake manifold complete
Replies: 4
Views: 422

Re: Looking for a 3YE FI intake manifold complete

Yep saw it, phoned, haggled, phoned again, sold :(

I need the spacers for the fuel rail, 4 injectors, and some of the bolts that holds the pieces together ...
by fredster
Tue Mar 20, 2012 3:09 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: Looking for a 3YE FI intake manifold complete
Replies: 4
Views: 422

Looking for a 3YE FI intake manifold complete

Hi,

Battling to get this item in Cape Town... Anybody out there that knows of one going spare somewhere, or of a place up further north that might have this item in stock that could ship it to me?
Current one I have is missing a few key components.

Thanks
Freddy
by fredster
Mon Mar 19, 2012 4:55 pm
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: Maskam Challenge 2012 - Bergkraal 4x4 Vredendal - 5 May
Replies: 4
Views: 570

Re: Maskam Challenge 2012 - Bergkraal 4x4 Vredendal - 5 May

Stephan,

EFI wont be required to do this :) ! You can always do it after.

Maskam Challenge is at http://www.bergkraal4x4.co.za" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;, but I do not see an advert for the challenge itself yet - Do you know of another URL mebbe?

Fred
by fredster
Wed Feb 29, 2012 2:40 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: Captain Awesome's 4y EFI Conversion
Replies: 88
Views: 6719

Re: Captain Awesome's 4y EFI Conversion

It's missing the rubbers between the fuel rail and the lower portion of the intake, as well as a few bolts. Have managed to find other spacers from a scrappy that I can mod to the required length. I eventually found your article, and compared my kit list with yours and save for a few pipes and relay...
by fredster
Tue Feb 28, 2012 6:09 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: 2.2 EFI definitive parts list
Replies: 1
Views: 474

Re: 2.2 EFI definitive parts list

Ah nevermind,

Found the post eventually after searching through Google :)
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by fredster
Tue Feb 28, 2012 3:53 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: Captain Awesome's 4y EFI Conversion
Replies: 88
Views: 6719

Re: Captain Awesome's 4y EFI Conversion

Mr B? Comments on my list - Have I covered all or have I missed something, or is there something that I need to watch out for?

Thanks
Freddy
by fredster
Tue Feb 28, 2012 3:52 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: 2.2 EFI definitive parts list
Replies: 1
Views: 474

2.2 EFI definitive parts list

Hi all, I have been trawling the forum to quite some extent, but I'm either searching with the wrong keywords, or I can't find what I'm looking for. In short - I'm looking for a definitive list of components that would be required to convert a 4y from carb to EFI. I know there are many ways to achie...
by fredster
Mon Feb 27, 2012 5:22 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: Captain Awesome's 4y EFI Conversion
Replies: 88
Views: 6719

Re: Captain Awesome's 4y EFI Conversion

Ok, So I have the following already: 3YE EFI intake manifold semi complete, 3YE Dual pickup statc dissy, 2.3 Kombi ICV, Velociti fuel pump Metal Fuel Filter unit I believe I still need the following: 2nd Water Temp sensor, Air Temp Sensor (picking this up tomorrow) Dicktator unit + TP100 module, Hea...
by fredster
Mon Feb 27, 2012 1:47 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: Captain Awesome's 4y EFI Conversion
Replies: 88
Views: 6719

Re: Captain Awesome's 4y EFI Conversion

Terwyl ek nou Stephan se thread hier hi-jack - Met daai dual pickup dissy - het ek nogsteeds die TP100 module nodig vir my dicktator setup of nie?
by fredster
Mon Feb 27, 2012 1:36 pm
Forum: 1979 to early 1998 Hilux (Gen 3&4 aka SFA 4x4)
Topic: Captain Awesome's 4y EFI Conversion
Replies: 88
Views: 6719

Re: Captain Awesome's 4y EFI Conversion

Hi Stephan, Die plek met die dissy's is SA Autoparts (pers gebou), en vir die ander manne wat dalk een daar gaan soek - presies waaar stephan gese het - moenie eens met die ander probeer praat nie - Vra vir die voorman met die grys baard - Hy ken sy storie - het sommer die ICV ook daar gekry vir R35...

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