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by mercutio
Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: g force
Replies: 99
Views: 9362

Re: g force

I have had a bit of a rethink about this project and am seriously considering paying someone to fit the engine and transmission and get it certed. Yes i know it is a big call. I rang the guy who owns Mercworxs just out of Tirau the other day for a rough idea of price and he told me $6k which isn't t...
by mercutio
Tue Aug 07, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: 4wd Safety
Topic: Bugger
Replies: 1
Views: 182

Bugger

https://scontent.fmel7-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/38019150_298657754030233_2166371776001474560_n.jpg?_nc_cat=0&oh=ba92ab0661249343978baaac82ef37eb&oe=5C07D394 https://scontent.fmel7-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/38036824_298657757363566_7953959049106554880_n.jpg?_nc_cat=0&oh=e0804a7ccfa712fdd0...
by mercutio
Wed Jul 25, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: Suzuki
Topic: HELP - Suzuki engine not running right
Replies: 3
Views: 105

Re: HELP - Suzuki engine not running right

how easy is it to swap the injectors if the prolem moves with the swap that is your problem
by mercutio
Wed Jul 25, 2018 5:22 pm
Forum: Suzuki
Topic: HELP - Suzuki engine not running right
Replies: 3
Views: 105

Re: HELP - Suzuki engine not running right

what sort of ignition system does it have is it dizzy or coil on plug etc
by mercutio
Sun Jan 07, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: Jeep
Topic: v8 barbie make over.....
Replies: 458
Views: 35854

Re: v8 barbie make over.....

Thanks for that tip i downloaded an extension for opera and all is good i can view my pics now
by mercutio
Sun Nov 19, 2017 7:08 pm
Forum: Range Rover / Land Rover
Topic: Rangie 2-door redux
Replies: 8
Views: 1401

Re: Rangie 2-door redux

5 litre V12 maybe
by mercutio
Sun Jul 30, 2017 5:46 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: Volvo C304 4x4 Build/Restoration
Replies: 345
Views: 44227

Re: Volvo C304 4x4 Build/Restoration

This is my favourite thread on here at the moment nice to see the progress
by mercutio
Tue Jul 18, 2017 8:00 pm
Forum: Toyota
Topic: Starting back on my cruiser
Replies: 8
Views: 682

Re: Starting back on my cruiser

That is exactly what i did to find out when i bought it lol
by mercutio
Mon Jul 17, 2017 8:54 pm
Forum: Toyota
Topic: Starting back on my cruiser
Replies: 8
Views: 682

Re: Starting back on my cruiser

That was about the last time i touched my 4x4 i did do something to it and even took photos lol but didn't update my build thread Lol off topic I know but you easily win the longest build thread, as long as I've been here and that's 13 years!! :lol: Your memory is playing tricks on you i have only ...
by mercutio
Sun Jul 16, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Toyota
Topic: Starting back on my cruiser
Replies: 8
Views: 682

Re: Starting back on my cruiser

mudlva wrote:
mercutio wrote: sadly i can't remember the last time i posted here



Sat Apr 29, 2017 8:29 am

there you go fella wasnt that long back :P :P :wink:


That was about the last time i touched my 4x4 i did do something to it and even took photos lol but didn't update my build thread
by mercutio
Sun Jul 16, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: Toyota
Topic: Starting back on my cruiser
Replies: 8
Views: 682

Re: Starting back on my cruiser

sweet great to see another build thread on here i will admit my first reaction when reading this thread was looking for the like button but i realised we don't do that here and after another recent thread on here i decided to actually post something sadly i can't remember the last time i posted here
by mercutio
Sat Apr 29, 2017 8:29 am
Forum: New Members and Beginners
Topic: Korando 2.9 litre diesel
Replies: 27
Views: 5754

Re: Korando 2.9 litre diesel

i'm surprised there is an aftermarket diff centre available for the korando. you wouldn't think the demand would be there. Any other aftermarket stuff for them? Do they have a big following in a particular country?(don't say Korea!) :) these things are built with commonly available parts in the run...
by mercutio
Sat Nov 26, 2016 8:18 am
Forum: Suzuki
Topic: Show us your SuZUKi
Replies: 212
Views: 37001

Re: Show us your SuZUKi

I wouldn't pay more than 15k for it if i had the money the mileage may be extremely low but there is a very limited market as well and yes the rubber all around will need checking
by mercutio
Fri Nov 25, 2016 4:19 pm
Forum: Suzuki
Topic: Show us your SuZUKi
Replies: 212
Views: 37001

Re: Show us your SuZUKi

Would be nice but wouldn't be able to drive it without devaluing it and that is the best thing about owning one
by mercutio
Wed Nov 23, 2016 8:39 pm
Forum: Suzuki
Topic: Show us your SuZUKi
Replies: 212
Views: 37001

Re: Show us your SuZUKi

just spotted this for sale at turners with a genuine 142 ks https://www.turners.co.nz/globalassets/blog/2016/14.11.jpg https://www.turners.co.nz/the-good-oil/20162/november2/brand-new-36-years-ago--still-new-today/ https://www.turners.co.nz/Cars/Search/suzuki/cxg-coupe/15810706/
by mercutio
Tue Nov 15, 2016 12:04 am
Forum: Suzuki
Topic: (Slow) '87 SJ413 Build
Replies: 80
Views: 4071

Re: (Slow) '87 SJ413 Build

Tumor wrote:
UBZ wrote:
Have you got a copy of the 413 FSM ?

Sorry dont want to sound too dumb, but can you tell me what an FSM is? :oops:


FSM = factory service manual
by mercutio
Sun Aug 21, 2016 7:59 am
Forum: 4WD Parts
Topic: pto hydro pump
Replies: 38
Views: 1432

Re: pto hydro pump

ok here we go..... speed of winch is dictated by pump capacity/rpm over pto feeding the winch motor which is also capacity/rpm pulling weight is dictated by pump psi output. here's the black science bit to achieve high flow and say 2.5k psi off a std pto running in first gear so you can winch and d...
by mercutio
Fri Jun 24, 2016 8:02 pm
Forum: Land Access / DOC legislation / Regulations
Topic: Public Access vs Club Access
Replies: 62
Views: 4289

Re: Public Access vs Club Access

DieselBoy wrote:What's available is man power and enthusiasm. What's achievable with that is limitless.


LIKE :mrgreen:
by mercutio
Mon Jun 20, 2016 5:06 pm
Forum: Planning a trip?
Topic: ORE Westcoast Easter 2017
Replies: 78
Views: 5523

Re: ORE Westcoast Easter 2017

9 months away is that enough time to get the G up and running going by recent progress not likely lol
by mercutio
Thu Jun 09, 2016 7:50 pm
Forum: New Members and Beginners
Topic: Another New Guy Here
Replies: 1
Views: 312

Re: Another New Guy Here

bookmark wow that might be a new feature
by mercutio
Sun May 22, 2016 8:44 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: g force
Replies: 99
Views: 9362

Re: g force

i need to source some funds so i can set up a work space at the new digs and then move the G down here too. bit hard to work on it when it is 6 hours drive away
by mercutio
Fri May 20, 2016 10:24 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: g force
Replies: 99
Views: 9362

Re: g force

I recently came to the realisation I have owned this thing for 10 years and it has been off the road as a project for the last 8 :shock:
by mercutio
Fri May 20, 2016 3:26 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Site offline sporadically - expect disruptions
Replies: 15
Views: 1242

Re: Site offline sporadically - expect disruptions

wahoo stuff is happening looking good mike :mrgreen:
by mercutio
Wed May 18, 2016 11:16 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Site offline sporadically - expect disruptions
Replies: 15
Views: 1242

Re: Site offline sporadically - expect disruptions

all good mike keep it up
by mercutio
Sun May 08, 2016 5:02 pm
Forum: Petrol Engines and Modifications
Topic: Aftermarket EFI
Replies: 3
Views: 497

Aftermarket EFI

I am thinking about EFI if i ever get my G wagen on the road again the plan in the short term is to fit a merc M103 3 litre 6 cylinder engine with the standard Bosch CSI injection system and convert to EFI at a later date initially i was thinking about using a megasquirt system but i have noticed th...
by mercutio
Sat May 07, 2016 7:48 am
Forum: Mitsubishi
Topic: getting a chipped key cut
Replies: 10
Views: 818

Re: getting a chipped key cut

i had a quick look online and most locksmiths deal with transponder keys now usually $100-200
by mercutio
Wed Apr 20, 2016 8:30 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: What to do when a spammer hits the site
Replies: 128
Views: 15053

Re: What to do when a spammer hits the site

thanks again Reece :D :D
by mercutio
Thu Apr 07, 2016 9:38 pm
Forum: Toyota
Topic: BJ74 Auto PTO winch
Replies: 8
Views: 574

Re: BJ74 Auto PTO winch

shows what a merc owner knows about toyotas lol
by mercutio
Thu Apr 07, 2016 8:45 pm
Forum: Toyota
Topic: BJ74 Auto PTO winch
Replies: 8
Views: 574

Re: BJ74 Auto PTO winch

i was under the impression you can't fit a PTO to the auto landcruisers but i could be wrong
by mercutio
Fri Mar 11, 2016 11:01 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: What to do when a spammer hits the site
Replies: 128
Views: 15053

Re: What to do when a spammer hits the site

thanks Reece for taking some time out of your day to deal with them trolls

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