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by NJV6
Mon Dec 19, 2016 10:54 am
Forum: Tool Shed
Topic: how to get rid of spiders / cockroachers from your car
Replies: 10
Views: 907

Re: how to get rid of spiders / cockroachers from your car

Do you have a knapsack sprayer or even a small 2 litre type pump sprayer? Buy some spider chemical from a rural supplies store (or maybe mitre10 etc), mix that up and spray it in door jams, mirrors etc and they will run out. It's what the fly &a spider control people use for houses and it goes g...
by NJV6
Fri Nov 25, 2016 8:10 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: paj1 build up
Replies: 70
Views: 4229

Re: paj1 build up

Looking good, - Im guessing 35s on the list with body lift?
by NJV6
Fri Nov 25, 2016 8:06 pm
Forum: Range Rover / Land Rover
Topic: Insanely priced One-Ten on TradeMe
Replies: 7
Views: 674

Re: Insanely priced One-Ten on TradeMe

It is a defender.....just depends on the year it was made....it was either a 110 or after 83???.... was badged a defender. Either way technically he's correct in calling it a defender as it is a 85 so defender by default. Yea na. Defenders didn't exist before 1990 so this is a Land Rover 110. Seems...
by NJV6
Wed Nov 23, 2016 6:18 pm
Forum: Mitsubishi
Topic: pajero exceed no power , your thoughts?
Replies: 18
Views: 1403

Re: pajero exceed no power , your thoughts?

Yours is the NM (as opposed to the MN you typed) but like you I'd be very certain they are the same, assuming yours in not the GDi motor. But having clicked on the link I might not be so sure?? Try this one?? http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/FUEL-INJECTOR-MITSUBISHI-Pajero-2-00-9-02-NM-3-5L-6CYL-6G74/1310...
by NJV6
Tue Nov 22, 2016 6:13 pm
Forum: Tool Shed
Topic: Soft Shocks
Replies: 7
Views: 751

Re: Soft Shocks

O right, your chair is heavy! A friend of mine has the adjustable rancho's in the rear of his kzj78. I have Munro's in the front of my Pajero and happy enough with them. Its soft enough on bumps but still a bit 'harsh' on small bumps, i don't know if this is due to the shock or just the suspension g...
by NJV6
Tue Nov 22, 2016 8:22 am
Forum: Tool Shed
Topic: Soft Shocks
Replies: 7
Views: 751

Re: Soft Shocks

If it was me I'd run airbags up the centre of the rear coils and use softer springs.
by NJV6
Mon Nov 21, 2016 2:58 pm
Forum: Mitsubishi
Topic: Any Mitsi gurus here?
Replies: 4
Views: 536

Re: Any Mitsi gurus here?

Have a look under the bonnet and see what the build plate says on the line trans axle. It'll say something like V5MT1 4.875.
by NJV6
Mon Nov 21, 2016 9:59 am
Forum: Land Access / DOC legislation / Regulations
Topic: Popular visitor sites in Southland are being destroyed because of inconsiderate four-wheel drive users
Replies: 3
Views: 553

Re: Popular visitor sites in Southland are being destroyed because of inconsiderate four-wheel drive users

As usual, this sums it up "It only takes a few people to cause a lot of damage." Yea it sure does, the reporter was actually really good, there was a lot more I said that could have made it to print but there might have been a lynch mob at the door! A quick search on Facebook of 'mavora' ...
by NJV6
Tue Nov 15, 2016 8:27 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: The Gen 4 Paj
Replies: 34
Views: 2855

Re: The Gen 4 Paj

A while ago the new springs turned up, Lovells from Australia and Bilsteins. I was a bit nervous with how it would ride as they are bloody heavy springs http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v90/glen_nz/Big%20Paj/IMG_1424_zpsrh9hmw29.jpg Before http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v90/glen_nz/Big%20Paj/IMG...
by NJV6
Tue Nov 15, 2016 7:45 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: Grandad's Series 2
Replies: 12
Views: 1051

Re: Grandad's Series 2

The Solex carb was actually buggered. The emulsion tube was broken and not repairable, I guess the engine swallowed the top piece of the carb :shock: . I have replaced it with a Zenith and still couldn't get it to fire, a new set of plugs and within about 1 second it roared into life :D . About a mi...
by NJV6
Sun Nov 13, 2016 6:01 pm
Forum: Planning a trip?
Topic: Tracks around Twizel?
Replies: 2
Views: 414

Re: Tracks around Twizel?

There are not really any play areas in the region at all, not really the place for play areas given it hardly ever rains! However you can explore up the Hopkins river at the head of lake ohau and the Dobson as well, the Dobson requires permission but last time I was there they had no problem with us...
by NJV6
Fri Nov 11, 2016 8:40 pm
Forum: Land Access / DOC legislation / Regulations
Topic: Access to Benmore Peak
Replies: 3
Views: 464

Re: Access to Benmore Peak

Oh, Ill try again. Thats funny, it not in my outbox or sent box. Must be in the obis.
by NJV6
Fri Nov 11, 2016 2:08 pm
Forum: Land Access / DOC legislation / Regulations
Topic: Access to Benmore Peak
Replies: 3
Views: 464

Re: Access to Benmore Peak

Done.
by NJV6
Tue Nov 08, 2016 2:36 pm
Forum: Range Rover / Land Rover
Topic: Broken Transfer Box on Mt Greenland
Replies: 15
Views: 1316

Re: Broken Transfer Box on Mt Greenland

You also need to have absolutely no compassion for your vehicles paint work, the gorse is pretty full on.
by NJV6
Mon Nov 07, 2016 6:43 pm
Forum: Suzuki
Topic: LJ80 Rear Axle Housing wanted
Replies: 5
Views: 360

Re: LJ80 Rear Axle Housing wanted

My neighbour might have one but that's a bloody long road trip!!
by NJV6
Mon Nov 07, 2016 2:52 pm
Forum: Tool Shed
Topic: Looking at cheap/chinese welders?
Replies: 3
Views: 608

Re: Looking at cheap/chinese welders?

Hey,

I can only comment that I have a magmate180 and like it for the money I spent!
by NJV6
Thu Nov 03, 2016 7:10 pm
Forum: Range Rover / Land Rover
Topic: Broken Transfer Box on Mt Greenland
Replies: 15
Views: 1316

Re: Broken Transfer Box on Mt Greenland

Mt Greenland strikes again :lol:

How was the horrible blue goop?
by NJV6
Tue Nov 01, 2016 9:46 pm
Forum: 4WD Parts
Topic: Beadlocks
Replies: 2
Views: 333

Re: Beadlocks

Thank you, I have listed them on trade me for $440, hopefully they will pay for a new set of 15x8's.

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by NJV6
Tue Nov 01, 2016 4:17 pm
Forum: 4WD Parts
Topic: Beadlocks
Replies: 2
Views: 333

Beadlocks

Any ideas what these are worth before they go on trademe? Rims only. 15x8, epic backspacing.
by NJV6
Tue Nov 01, 2016 4:09 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: V8 Land Rover project
Replies: 632
Views: 60292

Re: V8 Land Rover project

Yea but I was in the Gen 4 so it doesn't stick out so much! On Saturday we got over the Waikaia Bush road from Piano Flat to Shingle Creek, it was snowing as we left :mrgreen: but knew we could turn back at any time, the weather never got any worse with just light snow and crud, took 3 vehicle 2.5 h...
by NJV6
Sun Oct 30, 2016 9:41 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Landslip rally pukerau
Replies: 3
Views: 507

Re: Landslip rally pukerau

Yep. Saturday the 12th
by NJV6
Thu Oct 27, 2016 1:16 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: V8 Land Rover project
Replies: 632
Views: 60292

Re: V8 Land Rover project

I met you on the road at Athol as I was heading home from the long weekend, you were following a very muddy Datsun and maybe a cruiser? I figured you'd been up eyre creek. Anyway interesting about old man range, I am heading up from the bottom end this weekend for a nosey, I hope to get to shelter h...
by NJV6
Sat Oct 22, 2016 6:02 pm
Forum: 4WD Parts
Topic: Winch Square nuts
Replies: 7
Views: 673

Re: Winch Square nuts

only reason they are square is to stop them turning. ive welded a bit of flat bar to a std nut previously and that locked it in, worked mint I usually wedge a screw driver in to stop them moving, while using the rattle gun Ditto. Just use a screwdriver on normal nuts as well, my square ones went a ...
by NJV6
Wed Oct 19, 2016 8:31 pm
Forum: 4wd Safety
Topic: How does snach blocks / pullyes work
Replies: 23
Views: 2982

Re: How does snach blocks / pullyes work

mudsurfv6 wrote: blah blah blah.... then add another pulley on branch and undo rope tied to branch, run it through new pulley and down to weight, branch falls on head as its now doing most of the work :D



Fixed it for ya
by NJV6
Sat Oct 15, 2016 8:22 pm
Forum: Tool Shed
Topic: Air bag removal
Replies: 8
Views: 670

Re: Air bag removal

Hi Warren, a mate took his out of his 185 surf. Simply removed the airbags and bulb and then scratched out the SRS label on steering wheel and passenger glovebox and got cert. Also has a sticker applied to where the airbags were saying airbags have been removed.
by NJV6
Sat Oct 08, 2016 8:25 pm
Forum: Tool Shed
Topic: PSI required.....
Replies: 12
Views: 1104

Re: PSI required.....

oldblue wrote:You will also need a good inward water pressure ( flow ), if not the water blaster will starve and start spluttering.

Many water blasters will suck though, that's why I bought mine, I can run it wherever I can get power and just chuck the hose in a tank or a creek with a filter.
by NJV6
Thu Oct 06, 2016 8:45 pm
Forum: Mitsubishi
Topic: Pajero Idle fault
Replies: 20
Views: 843

Re: Pajero Idle fault

The O2 sensor is closest to the engine and is after the 2 into 1.
by NJV6
Thu Oct 06, 2016 5:48 pm
Forum: Mitsubishi
Topic: Pajero Idle fault
Replies: 20
Views: 843

Re: Pajero Idle fault

There are two exhaust sensors, the cat one and the o2 one. It needs the o2 one as mentioned for fuel mixture.

The cat one isn't reqd, just keep it plugged up but tie the sensor out of the way. If unpluged the dash light will be lit.
by NJV6
Mon Oct 03, 2016 12:07 pm
Forum: Tool Shed
Topic: PSI required.....
Replies: 12
Views: 1104

Re: PSI required.....

No, upping the pressure doesn't help get the film off. Spray the vehicle with CT-18 fleet wash 1st, let it sit for 15 mins then water blast off gets the film off or just get waterblasting then give it a quick going over with the normal car wash brush. I use a Karcher 4.something and it gets a lot of...

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