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  1. That's great. I rigged up something similar for...

    That's great. I rigged up something similar for mine (with the rooftop tent) from the old gear I had from the kayaks.....then I realised that I can't fit the patrol in the garage with the tent...
  2. Still waiting for my patrol to come back, spoke...

    Still waiting for my patrol to come back, spoke to shop and the gearbox should be going in on Friday.....should be.

    I am away from today till Sunday night, so hopefully, I can pick it up Monday...
  3. Hey All, sorry for the delays between updates. ...

    Hey All, sorry for the delays between updates.

    It has been hectic here, TAFE exams, practical assessments and many long days of surgery work to be done....

    But, the Patrol is in the workshop...
  4. My son is an 3rd year apprentice mechanic and...

    My son is an 3rd year apprentice mechanic and offered to come help with the rebuild if I wanted to do it myself, and to be honest I would love to do it myself but I have no time at the moment. Paying...
  5. Holly Sniper EFI - anyone put one on a TB42 Auto?

    Been looking at things and came across this:
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  6. Went and spoke to a mechanic that I trust today,...

    Went and spoke to a mechanic that I trust today, ended up at a local specialist gearbox/transmission that he trusts.

    Booked in next Wednesday for bench test and quote.

    0-TJ-0 - it's a daily...
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    I think I posted in here when I first joined, but...

    I think I posted in here when I first joined, but things have changes onver the last few years.

    Now I work as a Wildlife Nurse, Rehabilitator and educator.

    I work as an emergency surgical nurse...
  8. What to do - GQ Auto not working - looking for internet advice

    Hey Guys,

    Looking for some internet advice here :-D

    my 1989 GQ TB42 wagon just blew the automatic transmission. Works fine in 1 and 2 but has no drive in 3 (and won't go into 4 obviously).

    I...
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    Thanks Mudnut, I'll check the diaphragm on...

    Thanks Mudnut, I'll check the diaphragm on Thursday when I get time. I'll have to find some time to take the carby off to check the float level though...oh well.

    Going for a highway run today so I...
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    TB42S idle issues

    This is slowly doing my head in, I have a 1989 GQ with the good old TB42 carburetor engine. It has around 250,000 km on it.

    A month or two ago it rusted out the top of the centre muffler/resonator...
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    Not sure how it would with a locked centre...

    Not sure how it would with a locked centre diff/transfer case but my Subaru Liberty GT came with front and rear LSD differentials as well a selectable centre diff from 70/30 to 50/50 LSD action.
    ...
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    Sticky: grrrrr, was heading off later today for a final...

    grrrrr, was heading off later today for a final inspection and to make an offer on a property (100 acres with house and lots (and lots) of sheds) when I see it come up on Realestate.com with a real...
  13. 2 wiring looms on front of GQ next to headlights

    Hey Guys,

    Does anyone know what the two (one on each side) wiring looms and connectors are for on a 1989 GQ Patrol TB42 are for?

    The are located on the inside of the headlights between the...
  14. Apparently swearing at the engine does wonders,...

    Apparently swearing at the engine does wonders, the knock has quietened right down and is really only there when cold...kind of weird really.

    Looking for a decent 2nd engine that I can afford, in...
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    I 'work' as a volunteer Wildlife Carer, serve on...

    I 'work' as a volunteer Wildlife Carer, serve on the management committee, act as their education officer and their technology manager.

    Currently I have 8 wombats in care, 7 Eastern Grey Kangaroos...
  16. Hey Dybo, is is running standard petrol carby. I...

    Hey Dybo, is is running standard petrol carby. I can't see any evidence of a LPG being installed so I don't know what the previous owner was thinking.

    I did a compression test, all cylinders were...
  17. Compression test done, less than 1/2 the standard...

    Compression test done, less than 1/2 the standard and about 120 kPa below the minimum. At least they are all the same (115 PSI) across the board.

    Still need to do a oil pressure test, and a...
  18. How much advance is too much --- like 20 Degrees?

    Silly questions, but i jest checked the timing on my TB42S and found the timing set at 20 degrees.....it is supposed to be 9-11 (lets call it 10).

    It has been this way for a few 1000 km, since we...
  19. WTB - ARB or similar steel winch bar for GQ Patrol

    Hey All,

    I am looking for a ARB or similar style front bar for our GQ Patrol. Must be a winch bar as we need to install the winch (Wildlife Rescue vehicle).

    It does not need to be pretty, I can...
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    73563 Druitt the adventure dog.....hard at an...

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    Druitt the adventure dog.....hard at an adventure.
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    Sticky: Read this, and realised that what was making me...

    Read this, and realised that what was making me angry was irrelevant and pointless by comparison....

    I feel for your mate (and you)..
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    Sticky: We had a telstra tech turn up, mind you this is...

    We had a telstra tech turn up, mind you this is 40+ site visit and rudely tell my wife to stop logging calls for our internet and it is 'within tolerance' and there is nothing that they can do. So I...
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    Sticky: Telstra suck. I ran a tour business and a...

    Telstra suck.

    I ran a tour business and a mobile bike maintenance workshop, in an area where there is no mobile service and for 2 years (and still going) Telstra have been unable to provide...
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    I had an interesting chat with SafeWork NSW last...

    I had an interesting chat with SafeWork NSW last month as we use our Jeeps for our tour business (or did use them) and as the Jeep is an item of plant with a known defective item of safety equipment...
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    Need to sell the two Jeeps first, then the build...

    Need to sell the two Jeeps first, then the build thread comes.

    Just putting together the plan at the moment....the Mrs has seen what I did with the Jeeps and is happy for me to build the patrol...
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