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by Anton
Wed Dec 11, 2019 6:51 am
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: the no dosh LJ revamp
Replies: 710
Views: 95616

Re: the no dosh LJ revamp

Nice! Glad to hear you're keeping the wee beastie!
by Anton
Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:09 am
Forum: New members
Topic: Kiwi member
Replies: 3
Views: 157

Re: Kiwi member

:welcome2:
by Anton
Sat Nov 23, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: LJ80 Recommissioning.
Replies: 3
Views: 339

Re: LJ80 Recommissioning.

Welcome back!

I've always wanted an LJ, they're the coolest of the Zuks. Never gonna happen, but glad to see an LJ in good hands, not rotting somewhere!
by Anton
Wed Nov 20, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: 1.3 Samurai Aisin carb rebuild
Replies: 4
Views: 161

Re: 1.3 Samurai Aisin carb rebuild

You can get bolt-on webbers can't you? I remember seeing some kits somewhere for about £300, alternatively you can get an intake manifold modified to fit an HIF44 for £100 or so, (I think Richard Wattam charged me £100-£120, something like that) then a HIF is probably another £70 off ebay (that's wh...
by Anton
Wed Nov 20, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: New members
Topic: Noob on a mission!
Replies: 4
Views: 282

Re: Noob on a mission!

:welcome2:

I know nothing about making a half cab, never done it, never looked into it. Just thought it might help if you say what vehicle you're trying to modify? LJ, SJ, Samurai, Jimny, Vitara, Grand Vitara, XL7, X-90 etc...
by Anton
Tue Nov 19, 2019 5:57 pm
Forum: Bodywork, Paint and Interior Trim
Topic: Sill cover mounting bracket
Replies: 1
Views: 367

Re: Sill cover mounting bracket

The ones over the wheel arches on Samurai's?

I don't think anyone does, I want some myself. I've had to resort to welding in new metal.
by Anton
Fri Nov 15, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: New members
Topic: Grand Vitara issues to know before buying?
Replies: 3
Views: 206

Re: Grand Vitara issues to know before buying?

You should never use 4wd on the road unless the vehicle has a centre diff that is unlocked. With a selectable 4wd, putting the vehicle in 4wd on the road can cause transmission windup and break things.

Does the new GV have a centre diff?
by Anton
Fri Nov 15, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: New members
Topic: Buy or Not Buy that is the question !
Replies: 2
Views: 152

Re: Buy or Not Buy that is the question !

You can get a 2009/2010 Suzuki Swift for the kind of money you're talking about, Jimny's are expensive because they're so great offroad. Nothing that size offers you a true 4x4 (solid axles front and rear, low ratio etc). The modern 4x4 market is stuffed to the gills with independent suspension vehi...
by Anton
Fri Nov 15, 2019 12:36 am
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Headlight fuse or relay?
Replies: 16
Views: 721

Re: Headlight fuse or relay?

Sounds that way to me. Let us know how it turns out!