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by tomsoffroad
Wed Jun 28, 2017 11:46 am
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: Volvo C304 4x4 Build/Restoration - WR002
Replies: 381
Views: 52025

Re: Volvo C304 4x4 Build/Restoration

Same :D loving this thread
by tomsoffroad
Mon Apr 03, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: Toyota
Topic: Hilux power steering upgrade
Replies: 6
Views: 720

Re: Hilux power steering upgrade

Be easy. Just get some caps to plug the steering box. Remove ram and hoses and replace with a dampener :wink:
by tomsoffroad
Mon Apr 03, 2017 7:40 am
Forum: Toyota
Topic: Hilux power steering upgrade
Replies: 6
Views: 720

Re: Hilux power steering upgrade

Have a look on my page bro. I've just installed hydro assist on my 60 series. Mean is all I can say. I can turn lock to lock at an idle with the palm of my hand :D
by tomsoffroad
Sun Jan 22, 2017 8:50 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: LN106 Hilux Build
Replies: 105
Views: 40409

Re: LN106 Hilux Build

Sleeping on the job....... time for a cage :mrgreen:
by tomsoffroad
Thu Nov 17, 2016 6:31 am
Forum: Toyota
Topic: Crossover steering vs standard.
Replies: 22
Views: 1922

Re: Crossover steering vs standard.

I can sell you a weld in kitset for RUF Hi-steer to fit any Hilux. Pm me or call 0274072452 to discuss if your keen
by tomsoffroad
Mon Sep 19, 2016 7:40 am
Forum: Drivetrain / Suspension
Topic: Safari 3" lift kit
Replies: 13
Views: 1177

Re: Safari 3" lift kit

Castor bushes will do the job but tend to wear quicker than factory bushes with drop boxes. 3" is about as far as you can go before you'll run into issues with the rear driveshaft uj angles on a swb. However in the grand scheme of things 3" isn't a lot of lift. Coils Shocks Adjustable panh...
by tomsoffroad
Sat Aug 13, 2016 11:51 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: LN106 Hilux Build
Replies: 105
Views: 40409

Re: LN106 Hilux Build

Bro..... makes me smile to see this truck still rocking. Mean
by tomsoffroad
Tue May 17, 2016 12:11 am
Forum: Suzuki
Topic: Wanted Lift Springs for SJ413
Replies: 3
Views: 437

Re: Wanted Lift Springs for SJ413

Cool as. Cheers
by tomsoffroad
Sat May 07, 2016 7:29 am
Forum: Suzuki
Topic: Wanted Lift Springs for SJ413
Replies: 3
Views: 437

Re: Wanted Lift Springs for SJ413

Hey Pete I can supply you with new Dobinson. Give me a call 0274072452 if interested
by tomsoffroad
Sat May 07, 2016 7:27 am
Forum: Petrol Engines and Modifications
Topic: Lexus TPS plug wanted
Replies: 1
Views: 382

Re: Lexus TPS plug wanted

NZEFI in Chch have factory replacement plugs for Lexus's. Been there, replaced many on mine :roll:
by tomsoffroad
Mon Mar 28, 2016 2:16 pm
Forum: Toyota
Topic: LN106 hilux steering issue
Replies: 25
Views: 2341

Re: LN106 hilux steering issue

Checkerhead wrote:
tomsoffroad wrote:Another idea.... haven't got a bent or dented steering dampener?


Good "out of the box" thinking there Tom. Just doesn't sound like a caster type problem.


I agree. I am for +6° castor . Factory is +3.5° .. or some thing close to that
by tomsoffroad
Mon Mar 28, 2016 8:59 am
Forum: Toyota
Topic: LN106 hilux steering issue
Replies: 25
Views: 2341

Re: LN106 hilux steering issue

Another idea.... haven't got a bent or dented steering dampener?
by tomsoffroad
Mon Mar 28, 2016 8:58 am
Forum: Toyota
Topic: LN106 hilux steering issue
Replies: 25
Views: 2341

Re: LN106 hilux steering issue

I've seen u bolts catch. The best fix is hi-steer tbh. Do that and you'll never go back.
by tomsoffroad
Sun Mar 27, 2016 7:34 am
Forum: Toyota
Topic: New KZN185 1KZ
Replies: 17
Views: 1204

Re: New KZN185 1KZ

It's a must have. Egt will tell you it's getting hot a long time before the temp gauge. Our daily kzn130 surf has nearly 400000km with the factory head. Other than that gauge and a water temp gauge it's 100% standard on 31s. Yes it gets hot (especially with 3t of landcruiser and trailer behind it lo...
by tomsoffroad
Sun Mar 27, 2016 6:45 am
Forum: Toyota
Topic: LN106 hilux steering issue
Replies: 25
Views: 2341

Re: LN106 hilux steering issue

Is the drag link catching on the u bolts?
by tomsoffroad
Sun Mar 27, 2016 6:38 am
Forum: Toyota
Topic: New KZN185 1KZ
Replies: 17
Views: 1204

Re: New KZN185 1KZ

Regardless of what your using it for put one of these on. Absolute must have with a 1KZ :wink:

http://www.auberins.com/index.php?main_ ... cts_id=231
by tomsoffroad
Sun Mar 20, 2016 4:05 pm
Forum: Toyota
Topic: 185 surf lift
Replies: 8
Views: 864

Re: 185 surf lift

I can do them for you. $250 pair incl gst
by tomsoffroad
Thu Mar 10, 2016 6:27 am
Forum: Toyota
Topic: 185 surf lift
Replies: 8
Views: 864

Re: 185 surf lift

Give me a call :D 0274072452
by tomsoffroad
Wed Mar 09, 2016 6:12 am
Forum: Toyota
Topic: 185 surf lift
Replies: 8
Views: 864

Re: 185 surf lift

I can sell you anything Dobinson if needed :D Give me a call if interested
by tomsoffroad
Fri Feb 12, 2016 6:49 am
Forum: Toyota
Topic: rear shocks for lifted ln130
Replies: 5
Views: 607

Re: rear shocks for lifted ln130

I can sell you Amada shocks to suit for $140 each incl gst if you keen?
by tomsoffroad
Wed Feb 10, 2016 6:46 am
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: bj40 build...
Replies: 946
Views: 78898

Re: bj40 build...

He does doesn't he. Its the same fella I was trying to get to come to rrr15.
by tomsoffroad
Fri Feb 05, 2016 9:53 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: bj40 build...
Replies: 946
Views: 78898

Re: bj40 build...

It's too late for tricky comments unfortunately... just don't have the mental fawdy-tude right now.

Want a real challange? You should get a 60..... Fml :roll:
by tomsoffroad
Mon Jan 18, 2016 6:17 am
Forum: 4WD Parts
Topic: Wtb 3" exhaust for 80 series 1hdt
Replies: 1
Views: 191

Re: Wtb 3" exhaust for 80 series 1hdt

Autobend do an off the shelf one which isn't too bad 8)
by tomsoffroad
Sat Jan 16, 2016 6:18 am
Forum: Jeep
Topic: jeep cherokee xj suspension kits???
Replies: 15
Views: 1298

Re: jeep cherokee xj suspension kits???

are they shackle relocation brackets or just bombrang shackles?







Bolt on shackle relocation kit. :wink:
by tomsoffroad
Fri Jan 15, 2016 7:32 am
Forum: Jeep
Topic: v8 barbie make over.....
Replies: 463
Views: 41647

Re: v8 barbie make over.....

:lol: :lol: :lol: :mrgreen:
by tomsoffroad
Fri Jan 15, 2016 7:18 am
Forum: Jeep
Topic: v8 barbie make over.....
Replies: 463
Views: 41647

Re: v8 barbie make over.....

Good to see you've got Barbie going again.......... wonder what its scheming for next time? :mrgreen: :twisted:
by tomsoffroad
Tue Dec 29, 2015 5:56 am
Forum: Daihatsu
Topic: RUGGER/rocky will 1JZ fit?
Replies: 20
Views: 2595

Re: RUGGER/rocky will 1JZ fit?

She sounds like the perfect lady :mrgreen:
by tomsoffroad
Wed Dec 02, 2015 6:10 am
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: Welding on diff housing
Replies: 13
Views: 1488

Re: Welding on diff housing

Cheers for the props Reece :D

I too use a chuck of I beam (well actually 2 pieces of 200mm channel welded back to back) with chains and a bottle jack. Cheap jig to build, works mint.
by tomsoffroad
Fri Nov 20, 2015 9:10 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: fitting cert plate
Replies: 17
Views: 1479

Re: fitting cert plate

tweake wrote:
tomsoffroad wrote:You can get a Delagation form off your certifier which allows you to fit it. :wink:

asked about that and got told no, WOF person only :(


Oh I thought they could be done by anyone. My bad :roll:

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