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by basics
Sun Jun 07, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: 4WD Parts
Topic: ARB vs MCC
Replies: 4
Views: 186

Re: ARB vs MCC

the more people I ask, the more I am leaning towards the ARB, but at twice the price im a bit slow to part with my cash. :oops: seems like MCC welds often crack,surface rust comes through quickly and with piss poor customer service from what ive read online. as far as the xrox bars, not a fan of the...
by basics
Wed Jun 03, 2020 7:10 pm
Forum: 4WD Parts
Topic: ARB vs MCC
Replies: 4
Views: 186

ARB vs MCC

For awhile ive been looking at different bars for my 3rd gen Pajero.

I like the MCC Falcon bar and also the ARB Sahara bar.

The Sahara is nearly twice the price, is it really worth the extra ?

any other nice looking bars out there for the gen 3
by basics
Sun Apr 26, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: 4wd Safety
Topic: Snatching with bow shackles
Replies: 9
Views: 722

Re: Snatching with bow shackles

ive got no issues with a bow shackle, but I did see the other day a ford ranger with U shackles hanging off his rear bar. :?

that been said, this rangers probably never been off road :lol:
by basics
Sat Nov 10, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: 4WD's Forsale / Wanted
Topic: Nissan safari for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 2138

Nissan safari for sale

Mates selling his safari
Certified
Road legal
Rucs up to date
Pto winch
Turbo'd
Unsure of specs, think he wants around 12

0274789057 jon
by basics
Fri Oct 26, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: Suzuki
Topic: 98 Grand vitara v6
Replies: 4
Views: 1091

Re: 98 Grand vitara v6

Cheers mate. I decided not too. Rust and leaking oil some where.
by basics
Thu Oct 25, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: Nz coolest unimog?
Replies: 0
Views: 1513

Nz coolest unimog?

Saw this today. Looks like swazi is going to have an awsomw rig when its all done
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by basics
Wed Oct 24, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Suzuki
Topic: 98 Grand vitara v6
Replies: 4
Views: 1091

98 Grand vitara v6

Just seen one on the side of the road for a decent price.

My question is how thirsty are these v6 engines for daily driving?

Cheers
by basics
Mon May 28, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: Lobstrosity
Replies: 82
Views: 8033

Re: Lobstrosity

:shock: this is gona be awsome, subscribed.
by basics
Sat Mar 03, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Land Access / DOC legislation / Regulations
Topic: Maratoto (often known as the “Wires Track”)
Replies: 17
Views: 3994

Re: Maratoto (often known as the “Wires Track”)

Thats sucks. One less spot to explore :cry:
by basics
Sun Feb 18, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: X5 Project.
Replies: 95
Views: 9061

Re: X5 Project.

8)
by basics
Sun Feb 11, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: X5 Project.
Replies: 95
Views: 9061

Re: X5 Project.

sounds awsome 8)
by basics
Sat Jan 06, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Mitsubishi
Topic: triton stuck in Ashurst river over new years?
Replies: 0
Views: 1471

triton stuck in Ashurst river over new years?

so i hear through the grape vine a family friend got his triton stuck in the Ashurst river and had to get the local 4x4 club out to help him.

any pictures of said incident? can pm them to me if you like.

id like to make cheeky photo book for the guy :lol:
by basics
Sat Jan 06, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Trail Reviews, Reports and Information
Topic: North Range Road
Replies: 15
Views: 5677

Re: North Range Road

BlakeNZ wrote:flick me a message if you wish to have a companion vehicle.


cheers, will do
by basics
Fri Jan 05, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Trail Reviews, Reports and Information
Topic: Betsie goes to Australia
Replies: 29
Views: 4720

Re: Betsie goes to Australia

i cant believe i missed this tread :x :oops: , awsome reading, photos and videos, shame half the pictures are gone tho.
by basics
Fri Jan 05, 2018 3:50 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Trail Reviews, Reports and Information
Topic: North Range Road
Replies: 15
Views: 5677

Re: North Range Road

good update, I'm thinking of going over this track in the near future to show wife and kids, looks suitable for my shiney :lol:
by basics
Sun Nov 26, 2017 9:30 am
Forum: Range Rover / Land Rover
Topic: Aftermarket Parts Suppliers in NZ (Series)
Replies: 8
Views: 1975

Re: Aftermarket Parts Suppliers in NZ (Series)

Thanks very much for the tips here guys, I will give Rex a call. I just put new ignition/seals/valve guides etc in the 2.25 petrol, its running like a sewing machine. I give my vote to LR spares for what its worth/ side note, your obviously back in wellington? should catch up for a beer and a chat ...
by basics
Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:47 pm
Forum: Mitsubishi
Topic: 3.2 pajero exhaust
Replies: 3
Views: 1985

3.2 pajero exhaust

climbed under my 3.2 exceed today and found the exhaust where it goes into the muffler,the welds have come away completely. the rest of the exhaust is in good condition so will get it welded up tomorrow. but was wondering, I it worth spending a bit more and getting a larger exhaust than factory, 2.5...
by basics
Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:42 pm
Forum: Range Rover / Land Rover
Topic: Aftermarket Parts Suppliers in NZ (Series)
Replies: 8
Views: 1975

Re: Aftermarket Parts Suppliers in NZ (Series)

I give my vote to LR spares for what its worth/

side note, your obviously back in wellington?
should catch up for a beer and a chat at some point.
Pm me your number if your keen
by basics
Fri Oct 27, 2017 5:58 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Beer Batch Labour weekend
Replies: 8
Views: 2771

Re: Beer Batch Labour weekend

how did it go?


to be honest i stayed at home and did sweet fark all. its nice to be home after been in truck cab all week
by basics
Thu Oct 19, 2017 7:13 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Beer Batch Labour weekend
Replies: 8
Views: 2771

Re: Beer Batch Labour weekend

Beer_Cruiser wrote:On again for 17 see you there


#### would be awsome to catch up, duno if my shinny pajero wil get over the gate though hahaha
by basics
Sat Oct 14, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: Projects / Mod's
Topic: X5 Project.
Replies: 95
Views: 9061

Re: X5 Project.

been a very interesting read from the get go, finished product looks pertty good too :wink:
like the others have said, let see it with some mud on the tires
by basics
Sat Oct 14, 2017 7:43 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: sheffield on again
Replies: 34
Views: 5665

Re: sheffield on again

just had a chance to check out the pictures and videos, cheers for up loading them, looks like such a fun event
by basics
Sat Oct 14, 2017 7:28 pm
Forum: 4WD's Forsale / Wanted
Topic: selling my 2000 pajero exceed
Replies: 1
Views: 1190

Re: selling my 2000 pajero exceed

6500 for any one on ORE, looking for a quick sale, needing to free u some cash

https://www.trademe.co.nz/Browse/Listin ... 1436918279
by basics
Sun Aug 27, 2017 8:55 am
Forum: Events
Topic: sheffield on again
Replies: 34
Views: 5665

Re: sheffield on again

'ang on a minute...since when does a mudplug get rained off? :shock: Hahha awesome pic... the feild they use for public parking for all the punters along ta watch is a lake... :lol: Yes I must admit, by the afternoon the competitors trucks were towing the transporters and cars out of the carpark at...
by basics
Fri Jul 21, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: 4WD's Forsale / Wanted
Topic: selling my 2000 pajero exceed
Replies: 1
Views: 1190

selling my 2000 pajero exceed

havnt listed it any where yet, seeing if any one here is keen on a clean reliable 4x4. selling as we just got our diesel up and going so this 3.5 is for sale. don't need 2 of them :lol: 2000 pajero exceed, 3.5 122,000km. 7 seater WOF until December cam belt done at 120k injectors done around the sam...
by basics
Sun Jul 09, 2017 12:07 pm
Forum: Tyres
Topic: 2 x 265/70/R16 Dunlop ATs
Replies: 1
Views: 1149

Re: 2 x 265/70/R16 Dunlop ATs

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by basics
Sun Jul 09, 2017 12:03 pm
Forum: Tyres
Topic: 2 x 265/70/R16 Dunlop ATs
Replies: 1
Views: 1149

2 x 265/70/R16 Dunlop ATs

got two Dunlop grandtrek AT3 265/70/R16 off our pajero

both will pass a wof, roughly 5mm of tread.

located in wellington.

make me an offer
by basics
Sat Jul 08, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: Tyres
Topic: Cooper AT/3 vs Cooper St "All Terrain" Tyres
Replies: 8
Views: 2169

Re: Cooper AT/3 vs Cooper St "All Terrain" Tyres

wjw wrote:
basics wrote:i just went ahead and ordered a set of AT3s.

$360 a corner, with a 80,000 km guarantee. field day special :wink:

hoping I find them as good as every one says they are on the daily run about


305/70/R16?


265/70/16 so my short wife can still get in :lol:
by basics
Sat Jun 24, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: Tyres
Topic: Cooper AT/3 vs Cooper St "All Terrain" Tyres
Replies: 8
Views: 2169

Re: Cooper AT/3 vs Cooper St "All Terrain" Tyres

i just went ahead and ordered a set of AT3s.

$360 a corner, with a 80,000 km guarantee. field day special :wink:

hoping I find them as good as every one says they are on the daily run about
by basics
Mon Jun 05, 2017 4:42 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: KIWI 4x4 Teams Challenge
Replies: 22
Views: 4211

Re: KIWI 4x4 Teams Challenge

seen a few pics on FB, looks like another awesome year had a rallywoods 8)

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