OUR VIDEOS GALLERY MEMBER SPONSORSHIP VENDOR SPONSORSHIP

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Cuppa

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.12 seconds; generated 53 minute(s) ago.

  1. Replies
    14,060
    Views
    2,017,144

    Sticky: The scabies cream I found in the first aid...

    The scabies cream I found in the first aid cabinet here has worked pretty well. Seems that clambering over rotting logs in the rainforest is asking for trouble.
  2. Replies
    14,060
    Views
    2,017,144

    Sticky: I have 'discovered' rainforest 'Chiggers' .... or...

    I have 'discovered' rainforest 'Chiggers' .... or should I say they have discovered me!!!
  3. Part ID please - the cause of water getting into my cab

    I thought I'd forded the two 800mm deep rivers without getting any water in the GU's cab, but a couple of days later discovered some had seeped in on the driver side. Finding where it got in was a...
  4. Replies
    10,299
    Views
    1,505,677

    Not today, a few days ago. Drove through two...

    Not today, a few days ago. Drove through two rivers (actually more than 70 crossings in the 190kms we travelled, but most were fairly shallow) both had water the same height & both fairly wide. The...
  5. QUESTION: Is a non turbo TD42 comparable to a...

    QUESTION: Is a non turbo TD42 comparable to a Toyota non turbo 1HZ to drive. Recently I have had the daily use of an old Toyota ute with a 1HZ & it has been an absolute joy to drive, especially off...
  6. Replies
    15,852
    Views
    2,144,207

    Sticky: More proud than happy. MrsTea & I have been...

    More proud than happy.
    MrsTea & I have been married 40 years today.
    She was my second choice at the dance when her friend with the big bum & squeaky voice turned me down!
  7. Replies
    189
    Views
    93,346

    Maybe, but I imagine when you pull the rivet...

    Maybe, but I imagine when you pull the rivet tight to install it will likely be too tight. The self tappers work well & have never required adjustment since first installed.

    Welcome to the NPSGBB...
  8. Replies
    189
    Views
    93,346

    With this thread resurrected it has been...

    With this thread resurrected it has been interesting to re-read it. I can report that 9 years later my second glovebox remains in regular use just as it was built, & has never needed any attention or...
  9. Replies
    18
    Views
    401

    Great country, much of which I am unfamiliar...

    Great country, much of which I am unfamiliar with. Thanks for sharing.
    I reckon this is the gun shot.

    85272
  10. Replies
    23
    Views
    844

    Sorry to hear this. Fingers crossed for you.

    Sorry to hear this. Fingers crossed for you.
  11. Replies
    12
    Views
    762

    Glad you had a great trip Jack. Some great...

    Glad you had a great trip Jack. Some great coastlines over there. Would've been good to get out into some less populated areas & folk in those small SA towns always struck me as particularly warm &...
  12. Replies
    14
    Views
    378

    Some ridiculously young age I'll bet. Bah Humbug!...

    Some ridiculously young age I'll bet. Bah Humbug! Hope it's a good one anyway. Happy birthday Andy.
  13. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,680

    Hmmmmm.....well I hope my seat change was...

    Hmmmmm.....well I hope my seat change was recorded then, They didn't tell me it would be. I wrote asking for confirmation & never ever received a reply. The following is what I posted here on the day...
  14. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,680

    Changed our ute from 3 to 2 seats & took it to...

    Changed our ute from 3 to 2 seats & took it to them. They looked at it 'cos I asked them to, but were not really interested. Asked if they could give me something to say they had inspected it & was...
  15. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,680

    That was the case for the upgrade I had done...

    That was the case for the upgrade I had done (Lovells) - approval was for the 3L only. Mine is a 4.2. Found a VASS engineer who was familiar with the upgrade & with Patrols. Paid an extra $1200 on...
  16. Replies
    15,852
    Views
    2,144,207

    Sticky: Welcome back to the real world! :)

    Welcome back to the real world! :)
  17. Sorry to hear this PeeBee. Glad you're OK. You...

    Sorry to hear this PeeBee. Glad you're OK. You sure this wasn't an April Fools gag? We need pics.
  18. All I know is that my gearbox used to be stiff &...

    All I know is that my gearbox used to be stiff & clunky when it was cold & would gradually improve with smoother changes as it warmed up. When I changed from GL5 to GL4 it had smooth changes from...
  19. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,680

    Different situation - we had our rear leaf sprung...

    Different situation - we had our rear leaf sprung GU ute's gvm upgraded in 2013. 3400kg to 3900kg. I just want to suggest that prior to getting any gvm upgrade ask questions about on & off road...
  20. Thats what we use in our gearbox. Not cheap...

    Thats what we use in our gearbox. Not cheap though.
  21. Replies
    5
    Views
    448

    I guess we don't know the whole story, but I must...

    I guess we don't know the whole story, but I must admit I would be more accepting of the part being 'useable' knowing it had come from Patrolapart than from many wreckers/backyarders. They have a...
  22. Replies
    5,351
    Views
    744,445

    Yes I wouldn't say that ours (GVM upgrade 3.9t &...

    Yes I wouldn't say that ours (GVM upgrade 3.9t & drum brake rear - so RDA/EBC only on the front) brakes like a modern lightweight car, but the difference between this set up (including stock brake...
  23. Replies
    5,351
    Views
    744,445

    Am amazed that you were a bit underwhelmed with...

    Am amazed that you were a bit underwhelmed with the EBC pads! Did you follow their bedding in instructions to the letter? Maybe the DBA rotors are somehow less effective than the RDA Slotted &...
  24. Replies
    10,299
    Views
    1,505,677

    https://www.whichcar.com.au/news/planned-club-perm...

    https://www.whichcar.com.au/news/planned-club-permit-changes-for-victoria-2021
  25. Replies
    236
    Views
    44,579

    Different to mine. The slave cylinder jammed...

    Different to mine. The slave cylinder jammed holding the clutch open. Could change gears, but no drive. RACQ chap was very puzzled but the mechanic knew straight off what the problem was.
Results 1 to 25 of 495
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4