Recent content by chapel gate

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    Is there a CV joint test

    Plus a bucket and a gallon of petrol or so.
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    Oxy propane torch for the hobbyist

    we have starting using the hobby weld oxy/acetylene bottles after using BOC has become more difficult than it was back in the day. available from the local service station. the creme brulee's are looking good again..
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    Funny how life throws you those little curve balls isn’t it? Ho hum.

    FFS. gutted to hear this big fella. its pretty much the worst news someone can have. its really hard on your loved ones and people close to you too. it completely knocks the shit out of you and those around you when you get the diagnosis, but you will build yourself back up. keep that positive...
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    A far more interesting thread about bumpers, winches, CBs and snorkels etc.....

    lol. thats what workshops are for..
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    Engine help

    what state are you in?
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    Landcruiser 80 "tuned" fuel pin.

    back in stock.
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    Grease for CV joint and bearing on hzj75

    best to ring the manufacturer. ive always used a moly grease for cv joints, and the general purpose traditional bearing grease for packing bearings and UJs. ive since moved on to the multi coloured lithium complex greases for bearings and UJs. as they are much more water resistant. it had...
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    Landcruiser 80 "tuned" fuel pin.

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    Landcruiser 80 "tuned" fuel pin.

    pm sent.
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    Workshop treats.

    Yes, from the 40s Bob. Came out of a college in Manchester. Yes, it would be nice if it went to a good home.
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    Genuine 80 series body mounts.

    pm sent.
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    Starting problems

    purring vroom vroom noises. always a good thing.
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    WTF - Ban adverts for SUVs & 4x4s

    i remember the last 4x4 hate campaign years ago. there was a few bad winters and it all seemed to go quiet for a while..
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    Workshop treats.

    boom! theres the workshop treat for the year right there! sold this today, a slightly different vintage to yours..
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    Workshop treats.

    the strap is pretty useful. does it look cool? no..