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by Numbnut
Tue Nov 09, 2010 6:13 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Good news, finally!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 844

Re: Good news, finally!!!

... = 6! I hear what you guys are saying. The Corolla's bonnet is a bit faded, common problem on the old Corolla's, and needs some TLC. Mechanically the car is perfect, but the visuals is letting it down. The money I am spending on it will be returned when the car sells. I just feel that the car wil...
by Numbnut
Tue Nov 09, 2010 6:03 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Knife Sharpners
Replies: 19
Views: 1488

Re: Knife Sharpners

Hi

Ek het nog nie n cerrated mes so probeer skerp maak nie. Sal vanaand probeer en terugvoering gee.

Ek het daai trick geleer by n baie bekende chef hier by ons op Langebaan, Froggy is sy naam. Ek dink Piet Petoors
behoort te weet van wie ek praat.

Thx
by Numbnut
Sun Nov 07, 2010 5:59 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Knife Sharpners
Replies: 19
Views: 1488

Re: Knife Sharpners

Here is what I do when my biltong knife or kitchen knife's needs a little sharpening. - Take one good ceramic type coffee cup. - Turn it upside down and place on flat table. - Use the edge of the coffee cup the sharpen the blade. - Keep the blade at a steady angle and sharpen away. - Turn the cup ev...
by Numbnut
Sun Nov 07, 2010 5:23 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Good news, finally!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 844

Good news, finally!!!

Hi Guys I have not been on the forum for a while now. Been a bit busy with "huis op sit" with the wife aka "PO". The good news is really that we sold the Ranger about 2 months ago and PO is driving a Volvo S40 T5 now, which is good news for me. Now that we are without a bakkie and having 2 cars, PO ...
by Numbnut
Fri Aug 20, 2010 9:07 pm
Forum: Late 1998 to 2005 (Gen 5 aka IFS Hilux)
Topic: SFA into KZTE
Replies: 28
Views: 2159

Re: SFA into KZTE

Remember to post all info with regards to what parts were used and costs involved when the project
is finished?????
by Numbnut
Tue Aug 17, 2010 10:25 am
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: Crayfish weekend: Trekoskraal Westcoast
Replies: 180
Views: 10694

Re: Crayfish weekend: Westcoast

Nugget, there is plenty a fishing spot boet! :thumbup: No worries about that! WRT womanfriendly, there is no ablusion facilities, but town is +-5km away. I'l speak to my PO about making our shower and loo at home available for the woman. Will get back on this. The gratefull hubbies can then make dir...
by Numbnut
Mon Aug 16, 2010 10:41 am
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: Crayfish weekend: Trekoskraal Westcoast
Replies: 180
Views: 10694

Re: Crayfish weekend: Westcoast

Vir die wat gaan kamp die naweek, ek stel voor ons kamp meer na Perlemoenvlei se kant toe. Daar is n nice groot rots wat die wind bietjie sal breek vanaf die see se kant en dan is ons ook naby die krappe!? Ek is net nie seker hoeveel tente daar sal pas nie omrede sommige mans van hul spasie hou. :th...
by Numbnut
Mon Aug 16, 2010 10:36 am
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: Crayfish weekend: Trekoskraal Westcoast
Replies: 180
Views: 10694

Re: Crayfish weekend: Westcoast

Ek ry ook homse frod!!!!
by Numbnut
Mon Aug 16, 2010 10:29 am
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: Crayfish weekend: Trekoskraal Westcoast
Replies: 180
Views: 10694

Re: Crayfish weekend: Westcoast

ThysdJ wrote:And what time is low tide? :winkx: :winkx:
Still deciding on when that shall be, preferably around 07h23 the morning :razz:
by Numbnut
Mon Aug 16, 2010 9:42 am
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: Crayfish weekend: Trekoskraal Westcoast
Replies: 180
Views: 10694

Re: Crayfish weekend: Westcoast

Camping :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:
by Numbnut
Sun Aug 15, 2010 11:05 am
Forum: Vehicles For Sale
Topic: BULK loads of luxes for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 695

Re: BULK loads of luxes for sale

Predator wrote:Here ya go, this is real cute - pity we cant buy a few of these models, lovely looking.And only $18
http://www.1999.co.jp/eng/10004071" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Really funny.... :boss:
by Numbnut
Sun Aug 15, 2010 10:36 am
Forum: Vehicles For Sale
Topic: BULK loads of luxes for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 695

Re: BULK loads of luxes for sale

I agree with you yotaman, but a R40k profit on R90k, come on!! This guy is the reason why we plain folk can't get a decent Lux for a decent price! I've been looking long and hard now for more than a year for mine, but it seems like people who want to sell, search the classifieds on what the prices a...
by Numbnut
Sun Aug 15, 2010 9:28 am
Forum: Vehicles For Sale
Topic: BULK loads of luxes for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 695

Re: BULK loads of luxes for sale

This guy bought that Hilux from someone I know here in Saldanha for R90k, I know because I went to look at it. When I saw this add on Gumtree I phoned the new owner and asked what he has done to the Lux that would justify a R40k increase, answer, a valet and new oil in rear diff! This guy is a real ...
by Numbnut
Sun Aug 15, 2010 8:42 am
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: Crayfish weekend: Trekoskraal Westcoast
Replies: 180
Views: 10694

Re: Crayfish weekend: Westcoast

Working that weekend, but the weekend of the 26th is fine with me!

I'm in......





......the water!!! :thumbup:
by Numbnut
Sun Aug 15, 2010 8:31 am
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: Trekoskraal clean-up 26-28 Feb 2010
Replies: 73
Views: 5738

Re: Trekoskraal clean-up 26-28 Feb 2010

I hope that is not true because developing Trekos will destroy one of the last remaining public camping sites we have here on the West Coast!! Yes, some infrastructure such as water, ablusion facilities and electricity would be an advantage, but building houses and tarring roads is a big no no! They...
by Numbnut
Sun Jul 04, 2010 1:43 am
Forum: Know your fellow members
Topic: Tattoo?
Replies: 50
Views: 6296

Re: Tattoo?

Got a tribal Great White shark on my right shoulder blade on my back.
Reason: Love the ocean and love diving!! Been lucky so far and have never
met a shark face to face in the water, so I got the tattoo done in 2002 and still lucky!!
by Numbnut
Sun Jun 06, 2010 2:59 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Mark..
Replies: 22
Views: 1378

Re: Mark..

Ja nee wat, daai bakkie staan uit as een van die mooistes wat ek al gesien het en die modifikasies lyk amper factory fitted
so ordentlik is dit gedoen!!!!

As ek mag vrae, waarvoor het jy hom verkoop??
by Numbnut
Sat Jun 05, 2010 9:33 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Help - Cold Start Issues...???
Replies: 10
Views: 3596

Re: Help - Cold Start Issues...???

Spoke to my stepdad about 30min ago, he had exactly the same problem a month ago with his 2.5tdi Mazda Drifter. The same shaking (miss fire) and smoke out the back. He took his vehicle to a diesel mechy and it turned out that one of his glow plugs wasn't working anymore. Apparently this is easy to ...
by Numbnut
Sat Jun 05, 2010 8:08 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Help - Cold Start Issues...???
Replies: 10
Views: 3596

Re: Help - Cold Start Issues...???

Spoke to my stepdad about 30min ago, he had exactly the same problem a month ago with his 2.5tdi Mazda Drifter. The same shaking (miss fire) and smoke out the back. He took his vehicle to a diesel mechy and it turned out that one of his glow plugs wasn't working anymore. Apparently this is easy to s...
by Numbnut
Sat Jun 05, 2010 6:53 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Help - Cold Start Issues...???
Replies: 10
Views: 3596

Re: Help - Cold Start Issues...???

Ok, will give the stealers a visit asap!

Thanx once again...
by Numbnut
Sat Jun 05, 2010 6:13 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Help - Cold Start Issues...???
Replies: 10
Views: 3596

Re: Help - Cold Start Issues...???

Thanx Johan for that input. The way you put it, it seems that I have alot of work cut out for me! What would happen if I dont attend to the problem? I have noticed that when I start up the bakkie in the mornings, the rev indicator also jumps up and down as the vehicle shakes. I'l have a look at my w...
by Numbnut
Sat Jun 05, 2010 3:44 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Help - Cold Start Issues...???
Replies: 10
Views: 3596

Re: Help - Cold Start Issues...???

Thanx for the advise Andy... :thumbup: I will try and make a turn by the stealers next week and ask their mechies about such a control valve thingamejig. I have not yet been to the stealers simply because I want to get all my ducks in a row with as much as possible reasons for this dilemma from the ...
by Numbnut
Sat Jun 05, 2010 12:23 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Help - Cold Start Issues...???
Replies: 10
Views: 3596

Help - Cold Start Issues...???

For the past 2 months or so I have been having problems each time I start up the Ford! Jip, this is a FORD issue and not a HILUX one, but please help me out anyways?? :D: Vehicle: 2005 Ford Ranger Supercab 2.5tdi +-57 000km FSH.... When I start my bakkie in the mornings, it shakes and smokes alot, a...
by Numbnut
Sun May 30, 2010 5:38 am
Forum: Other Vehicles
Topic: My scooter....
Replies: 48
Views: 7795

Re: My scooter....

Spartan wrote:
Numbnut wrote:maar die 650GS Dakar is nie n patch teen n 2008 1000GSXR nie!
Jaaaaa sakkie, dit is nou soos om n 4y met n 2JZ GTE te wil vergelyk, horses for courses boet :roll: :roll:
Wie is Sakkie?? :think: :think:
by Numbnut
Fri May 28, 2010 9:16 pm
Forum: Other Vehicles
Topic: My scooter....
Replies: 48
Views: 7795

Re: My scooter....

chopper wrote:Hmmm...., interessant om te sien hoe die scooter post 'n klomp manne uit die kas laat klim het! :thumbup:
Avontuurlustige klomp manne, die Hilux manne! :lol:
Ons weet mos almal hoe stadig en swaar op brandstof n SFA Hilux is, so die scooters maak op daarvoor! :lol:
by Numbnut
Fri May 28, 2010 8:28 pm
Forum: Other Vehicles
Topic: My scooter....
Replies: 48
Views: 7795

Re: My scooter....

Ek en my PO op my scooter Lucy aka "Lucifer"! Het haar nou nie meer nie, het verkoop net so voor die resessie ingeskop het. My hart is elke dag seer en ek droom so nou en dan nog van haar! :( :( Toe ek en PO op Honeymoon was einde Maart het ons n 650GS Dakar gehuur en die passe gaan doen tussen Plet...
by Numbnut
Sun May 23, 2010 5:30 pm
Forum: Know your fellow members
Topic: Klim bietjie uit die kas
Replies: 155
Views: 16642

Re: Klim bietjie uit die kas

My Parole Officer (vroulief)! :lol: :lol:
by Numbnut
Sun May 23, 2010 4:39 pm
Forum: Know your fellow members
Topic: Klim bietjie uit die kas
Replies: 155
Views: 16642

Re: Klim bietjie uit die kas

Ek was nie skottelgoed nie, het dit in my Huweliks Voorwaarde Kontrak gestipuleer! :D Ek was nie klere nie, het dit ook in my Huweliks Voorwaarde Kontrak gestipuleer! :D Ek stryk nie klere nie, weereens, is in die Huweliks Voorwaarde Kontrak gestipuleer! :D Ek het nie n pienk hemp nie, want ek koop ...
by Numbnut
Wed May 19, 2010 4:10 am
Forum: Web Related Discussions and Suggestions
Topic: Sticky problem
Replies: 17
Views: 2240

Re: Sticky problem

I was also starting to wonder WTH!? Thought the job was starting to get to me!
by Numbnut
Wed May 19, 2010 4:07 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Nuwe Hiluxertjie
Replies: 21
Views: 1329

Re: Nuwe Hiluxertjie

Veels geluk met die kleintjie!
by Numbnut
Wed May 19, 2010 4:02 am
Forum: Late 1998 to 2005 (Gen 5 aka IFS Hilux)
Topic: BlumTRD
Replies: 95
Views: 16911

Re: BlumTRD SAS ( Solid Axle Swop )

Feedback on the 2x4 -> 4x4 conversion please??

On the 4th to last pic, it looks as if the front driver side tyre got seperated from the rim, is this true?!

Thx
by Numbnut
Tue May 11, 2010 12:26 am
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Rooi Motor
Replies: 18
Views: 1722

Re: Rooi Motor

Rooi bly Mooi, veral as hy so silwer perdjie voor op het!
by Numbnut
Sun May 09, 2010 11:11 pm
Forum: General Hilux Discussions
Topic: Rooi Motor
Replies: 18
Views: 1722

Re: Rooi Motor

Ek like nogals n rooi kar of bakkie! Dink maar dit is n rumor, maar ook aan die ander kant, daar is nie baie rooi voertuie op die pad nie. Ek meen, wanneer laas het jy n rooi bakkie of kar gesien. Dit kan wees dat omdat daar so min voertuie in rooi is, dit voorkom dat hulle langer staan want wit, gr...
by Numbnut
Sun May 09, 2010 10:56 pm
Forum: General Mods
Topic: Vehicle Theft
Replies: 152
Views: 16783

Re: Vehicle Theft

Thanx MD & Ooooms, will try the padlock thing, even if it is just for extra peace of mind! Will fill a plastic "bank sakkie" with a mixture
of grease and oil, place the padlock inside and then tape it close with insulation tape as if it is Julius Malema's big gob!! :thumbup: :D
by Numbnut
Sun May 09, 2010 3:07 am
Forum: General Mods
Topic: Vehicle Theft
Replies: 152
Views: 16783

Re: Vehicle Theft

Kan iemand my ook net dalk n PM stuur oor wat die veiligste manier is om die nuwe spaarwiel onder my bakkie te beskerm teen
die regering se private invorderaars??
by Numbnut
Sun May 02, 2010 1:03 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Cheap tips to soften SFA suspension
Replies: 24
Views: 9323

Re: Cheap tips to soften SFA suspension

Just some useless info on leaf springs... Last week thurs I noticed that something in my suspension was making a annoying creaking/knawing sound... so I decided to lubricate everything I could from the outside. For this purpose I bought a tin of Castrol Flick Easing Oil... actually just took a chan...
by Numbnut
Wed Apr 14, 2010 12:42 pm
Forum: General Mods
Topic: Daardie spesiale lysie
Replies: 14
Views: 1709

Re: Daardie spesiale lysie

'n '97 Ltd Edition Hilux koop, dit is die enigste en beste modifikasie!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :thumbup: :thumbup:
by Numbnut
Sun Apr 11, 2010 7:09 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Tell Us How You Got to Know About This Great Hilux Forum
Replies: 152
Views: 47830

Re: Tell Us How Did You Get to Know About This Great Hilux F

Het een aand laat by die werk bietjie op die internet rondgespeel, het toe op een van Pieter se sites afgekom nl. http://www.pietpetoors.com nadat ek "Laatson" geGOOGLE het. Het gehoor by n vriend van die plek en sy watervalle, nadat ek Pieter se Trip Report gelees het, het ons besluit om te gaan ka...
by Numbnut
Sun Apr 11, 2010 5:05 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Late night/early morning crew
Replies: 2077
Views: 142390

Re: Late night/early morning crew

I prefer a bowl of all bran mixed with meusli and a cup of green minty tea thank you!
by Numbnut
Sun Apr 11, 2010 4:57 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Late night/early morning crew
Replies: 2077
Views: 142390

Re: Late night/early morning crew

That breakfast sounds like pudding to me Mark!

Jippeeeee, nog net 1uur om te gaan en dan is dit huis se kant waar n paar warm boude vir my le en wag! :thumbup: :thumbup:
by Numbnut
Sat Apr 10, 2010 3:17 am
Forum: Western Cape
Topic: Boegoeberg Weekend trip 9 - 11 April
Replies: 78
Views: 4411

Re: Boegoeberg Weekend trip 9 - 11 April

Walk?? Pieter, daai is n lang roete hoor! Pak maar padkos en baie water!? Ek is baie jaloers op julle ouens! Hier sit ek by die werk terwyl julle almal lekker kamp en kuier! Wil graag weer binnekort terug gaan, Sybrie is n baie nice ou en jy kan sien in die lapa en swembad wat hy gebou het van die s...
by Numbnut
Sat Apr 10, 2010 3:03 am
Forum: General Mods
Topic: L/Cruiser 197? S/W Restoration - A budget guide
Replies: 16
Views: 1674

Re: L/Cruiser 197? S/W Restoration - A budget guide

Well Done!!!! :clap: :clap: Stompie lyk AWESOME in rooi!! I am always amazed to see to what lengths people will go to restore an old classic car or 4x4!! When I look into myself I wonder if I would be able to do that, to be that commited to a project! I'm one of those guys that get impatient very qu...
by Numbnut
Sat Apr 10, 2010 2:27 am
Forum: Braai and recipes
Topic: DIY Biltong Maker!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 3496

DIY Biltong Maker!!!

HI Guys My dad and I built our own DIY biltong maker today, about 95% finished. I must say, it came out good taking into account it is our 1st one ever! I got about 10 12v power supply fans from my brother-in-law, enough spare fans seeing we only need about 4 of them! :thumbup: Just one qeustion, sh...
by Numbnut
Sat Apr 10, 2010 2:09 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Late night/early morning crew
Replies: 2077
Views: 142390

Re: Late night/early morning crew

Right here, at work and in the office with a cup of green!
by Numbnut
Fri Apr 09, 2010 11:03 pm
Forum: Commercial Ads
Topic: Power Inverter 1500 Watt - R1300.00 Special!
Replies: 51
Views: 1639

Re: Power Inverter 1500 Watt - R1300.00 Special!

Will keep that in mind, Thx
by Numbnut
Fri Apr 09, 2010 11:02 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Late night/early morning crew
Replies: 2077
Views: 142390

Re: Late night/early morning crew

Ja wat, sommige mense moet maar werk in die aand!!
by Numbnut
Fri Apr 09, 2010 2:08 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Late night/early morning crew
Replies: 2077
Views: 142390

Re: Late night/early morning crew

Hoe praat jy dan nou!?

What am I, chop liver??
by Numbnut
Thu Apr 08, 2010 11:07 pm
Forum: Commercial Ads
Topic: Power Inverter 1500 Watt - R1300.00 Special!
Replies: 51
Views: 1639

Re: Power Inverter 1500 Watt - R1300.00 Special!

And I do like my Heini crispy cold!! My in-laws owns a PC shop and are IT Techies themeselves, so maybe
they got one laying around for me! He He He....!!

Thanx for the idea James!
by Numbnut
Wed Apr 07, 2010 6:42 pm
Forum: Know your fellow members
Topic: What's your business?
Replies: 192
Views: 27400

Re: What's your business?

Production Teamleader at Duferco Steel Processing in Saldanha
by Numbnut
Wed Apr 07, 2010 5:04 pm
Forum: Commercial Ads
Topic: Power Inverter 1500 Watt - R1300.00 Special!
Replies: 51
Views: 1639

Re: Power Inverter 1500 Watt - R1300.00 Special!

James, UPS meaning Uninterupted Power Supply, those used for PC's?
by Numbnut
Wed Apr 07, 2010 4:54 pm
Forum: Know your fellow members
Topic: Familie voorstel
Replies: 184
Views: 18089

Re: Familie voorstel

My familie is nog klein, net ek en PO. Hier is n foto van ons troue 13 Maart 2010.

Soos ons "gesin" groei sal ek nog plaas, maar tans is dit nog nie op die agenda nie!
by Numbnut
Wed Apr 07, 2010 4:21 pm
Forum: Commercial Ads
Topic: Power Inverter 1500 Watt - R1300.00 Special!
Replies: 51
Views: 1639

Re: Power Inverter 1500 Watt - R1300.00 Special!

Dankie vir al die terugvoering Ooooms.

Ek sal die idee van n inverter in gedagte hou!
by Numbnut
Tue Apr 06, 2010 6:36 pm
Forum: Commercial Ads
Topic: Power Inverter 1500 Watt - R1300.00 Special!
Replies: 51
Views: 1639

Re: Power Inverter 1500 Watt - R1300.00 Special!

Thanx Oooooms! Net so laaste vragie, is dit nodig om 2 batterye te he en moet die een wat die inverter supply n deep cycle
wees?

Thx
by Numbnut
Tue Apr 06, 2010 2:26 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Advise needed - Stone chip paint..!?!?
Replies: 14
Views: 3011

Re: Advise needed - Stone chip paint..!?!?

Werner, what did you pay for your Durabak and how much will I need??

Thx
by Numbnut
Tue Apr 06, 2010 5:52 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Advise needed - Stone chip paint..!?!?
Replies: 14
Views: 3011

Re: Advise needed - Stone chip paint..!?!?

MD, only the black area's will be re-painted. The alu will stay the same.

I think my red outline is confusing you a bit, sorry!
by Numbnut
Tue Apr 06, 2010 1:13 am
Forum: Commercial Ads
Topic: Power Inverter 1500 Watt - R1300.00 Special!
Replies: 51
Views: 1639

Re: Power Inverter 1500 Watt - R1300.00 Special!

Oooooms, is daar nog oor? Hoe koppel n mens die ding op en wat is die Pro's vs Con's??

Ek is nie so up to date met inverters nie!


Thx
Daniel
by Numbnut
Tue Apr 06, 2010 1:04 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Advise needed - Stone chip paint..!?!?
Replies: 14
Views: 3011

Re: Advise needed - Stone chip paint (pics added)..!?!?

Ok, I added some peekchas so you guys know what I'm talking about!

The areas that I roughly outlined with red is the areas I wana go over again with a new polyurethane or rubberize
type of paint. Something that I would be able to do myself.
by Numbnut
Mon Apr 05, 2010 10:10 pm
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: Dual battery on my Hilux
Replies: 3
Views: 1379

Re: Dual battery on my Hilux

When I go camping I run a 80l Luna fridge and still charge my lanterns and mp3 players, all on a normal battery. I have as of yet
never had a flat battery, but I also must say that I start up the vehicle every morning and let it idle for about 5 -10 min!
by Numbnut
Mon Apr 05, 2010 10:05 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Advise needed - Stone chip paint..!?!?
Replies: 14
Views: 3011

Re: Advise needed - Stone chip paint..!?!?

I'm not going to remove the old stone chip paint. Just going to go over it with the Durabak, so no need to primer.
by Numbnut
Fri Apr 02, 2010 4:43 pm
Forum: Build your own:
Topic: Dual battery on my Hilux
Replies: 3
Views: 1379

Re: Dual battery on my Hilux

I heard somewhere that if you place a deep cycle battery in your vehicle then you don't need a dual battery system!
Is this true??

Thx
Daniel

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