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Forum: Where the rubber hits the road. 11-08-20
Replies: 3
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Posted By MTN-KAT
Load Index is 121 for Geolander A/T too. See...

Load Index is 121 for Geolander A/T too. See below. $315 at Bob Jane, fitted and balanced.
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Forum: Where the rubber hits the road. 08-07-20
Replies: 14
Views: 1,094
Posted By MTN-KAT
I speak from experience too. A very valid point...

I speak from experience too. A very valid point Keith. I used to drive in 2wd in the beginning, even in the wet but the front got skatey a few times so went to AWD every time it rains after finding...
Forum: PB -PC Challenger 2009 - 2014 18-06-20
Replies: 32
Views: 2,702
Posted By MTN-KAT
If keeping to the 245 x 75 x R16 then consider...

If keeping to the 245 x 75 x R16 then consider the Yokohama Geolander A/T GO15 M+S tyre. By all reports a very good tyre, on road and off. Readily available at Bob Jane T Mart for $279 each. Maybe...
Forum: The Bargain Store 02-06-20
Replies: 1
Views: 638
Posted By MTN-KAT
Hey guys. You can do better than that. Big W auto...

Hey guys. You can do better than that. Big W auto section sell Valvoline injector cleaner in a 350ml bottle twin pack for $12. That's $6 a bottle. This is for petrol engines. They also sell Diesel...
Forum: Generation 3 Pajero 01-06-19
Replies: 11
Views: 1,374
Posted By MTN-KAT
Now that's interesting. Occasionally on Carsales...

Now that's interesting. Occasionally on Carsales over the years I have seen what appeared to be mixed data only in NL and NM ads so dismissed it. To my knowledge the block is the same for 3.5 and 3.8...
Forum: Generation 3 Pajero 31-05-19
Replies: 11
Views: 1,374
Posted By MTN-KAT
To my knowledge the answer is "NO". The 3.8 was...

To my knowledge the answer is "NO". The 3.8 was the first with the 5 speed auto. That makes it a Jatco. The 3.5 has the 4 speed Aisin auto. Is this what the tranny shops told you? I would xpect the...
Forum: Generation 3 Pajero 07-03-19
Replies: 10
Views: 1,437
Posted By MTN-KAT
Fuel injectors! Easy to over look. Add a bottle...

Fuel injectors! Easy to over look. Add a bottle of fuel injector cleaner to your fuel tank. This will clean them up. If symptoms persist you may require a second bottle to the next tank full. Too...
Forum: Generation 2 Pajero 12-02-19
Replies: 13
Views: 1,576
Posted By MTN-KAT
Hi Luckyme, Congrats. After you have carried...

Hi Luckyme,
Congrats. After you have carried out all the sound advice you have been given, may I suggest a couple of excursions offroad to learn just how good the NL is before making any changes....
Forum: Generation 2 Pajero 02-12-18
Replies: 14
Views: 1,567
Posted By MTN-KAT
Hi brw0513, You have stated the following: ...

Hi brw0513,
You have stated the following:
(1) growling/rumbling vibration - from front of car - doesn't always occur.
(2) haven't heard noise when driving in 4H on road.
(3) my old...
Forum: Triton 17-10-18
Replies: 12
Views: 5,241
Posted By MTN-KAT
The Athlete 4D 4x4 starts from 761,000 Thai Baht....

The Athlete 4D 4x4 starts from 761,000 Thai Baht. That's AU $32,753.61. Manuel no doubt. With an auto tranny (eight speed?), front bar, side rails, periscope, towbar, winch etc it will be around 50k....
Forum: Generation 2 Pajero 08-08-18
Replies: 7
Views: 1,106
Posted By MTN-KAT
Gidday BlueYoshi, "on top of the front transfer...

Gidday BlueYoshi, "on top of the front transfer case"? Hmm, maybe you are thinking of the cluster on top of the transfer case in the center? Tho it sounds like you are talking about the switch in the...
Forum: Fuel and fuel systems 01-08-18
Replies: 19
Views: 2,959
Posted By MTN-KAT
In a word "YES". They are more problematic in...

In a word "YES".
They are more problematic in that they get more carboned/sooted up. After all they are a sooty engine to begin with. Came from an industrial background where they run all day,...
Forum: Generation 2 Pajero 26-07-18
Replies: 8
Views: 1,935
Posted By MTN-KAT
..."a lot lower"... Just not possible. You have...

..."a lot lower"... Just not possible. You have added weight on an auto as described above, and I note a second battery in your legend. I bet the awning stays on too. More drag. Bigger tyres are...
Forum: Generation 2 Pajero 18-07-18
Replies: 2
Views: 891
Posted By MTN-KAT
Hi michaelgee, The 3.0L V6 is a nice engine BUT...

Hi michaelgee,
The 3.0L V6 is a nice engine BUT the 3.5L V6 is a different beast. What you propose can't be done for reasons given by njswb.The NL series is a product of lessons learned during...
Forum: General Info 08-07-18
Replies: 31
Views: 4,893
Posted By MTN-KAT
Hi BruceandBobbi, Thanx for that. I mentioned...

Hi BruceandBobbi, Thanx for that. I mentioned only the NS cos that's what Neil mentioned.
Maybe 'uncommon' is too broad. Perhaps 'not unknown' then would have been more precise.There has been...
Forum: General Info 08-07-18
Replies: 31
Views: 4,893
Posted By MTN-KAT
Granted. But aren't the replacements the same,...

Granted. But aren't the replacements the same, only newer. That's why the recalls started on the older affected vehicles. My brother recently sold an NS over this, even after the airbags were...
Forum: General Info 08-07-18
Replies: 31
Views: 4,893
Posted By MTN-KAT
Agreeing with you, they are a bit shorter than...

Agreeing with you, they are a bit shorter than Pajero (tho nearly as wide as the NL) but this has not come up in Neil's criteria, or reply. Also means cheaper on fuel which is in his criteria. Would...
Forum: General Info 08-07-18
Replies: 31
Views: 4,893
Posted By MTN-KAT
Air bag recalls apply to NS series and auto...

Air bag recalls apply to NS series and auto tranny rebuilds are not uncommon at 200,000 K+ mark. Very expensive repair when it happens. Grand Vitara has no airbag recalls and the auto tranny has no...
Forum: General Info 06-07-18
Replies: 31
Views: 4,893
Posted By MTN-KAT
Hi Neil, Have you considered a non Pajero 4wd?...

Hi Neil,
Have you considered a non Pajero 4wd? Some here have made the transition and lived.
Looking at the given criteria then a Suzuki Grand Vitara will do the job nicely. True 4wd with low...
Forum: Camping /Caravan Parks/ Campers 23-06-18
Replies: 21
Views: 5,457
Posted By MTN-KAT
It's a two way street/track. Gennies have their...

It's a two way street/track. Gennies have their place to be sure but the considerate user will turn them off by 11.00pm. Some camps even have a rule to that effect. There is a simple solution. Since...
Forum: Generation 3 Pajero 22-04-18
Replies: 16
Views: 2,527
Posted By MTN-KAT
Hi monty, You say oil spill seems to be coming...

Hi monty, You say oil spill seems to be coming from the right. I know if the right (drivers side in Aus) cam seal leaks it runs down under timing cover and drops onto the alternator. Will destroy...
Forum: Generation 2 Pajero 07-04-18
Replies: 40
Views: 4,986
Posted By MTN-KAT
Hi beandoc, Glowing exhaust indicates lean...

Hi beandoc,
Glowing exhaust indicates lean fuel mix to me. So how to make it rich? A read around tells me the ECU calculates the fuel mix by measuring the amount of air entering through the...
Forum: Generation 4-1 Pajero 04-04-18
Replies: 19
Views: 3,741
Posted By MTN-KAT
Nay. The Jatco 5 speed auto was first fitted to...

Nay. The Jatco 5 speed auto was first fitted to the 2000 NM series Pajero, both petrol and diesel, in Aus. The Jatco was pulled from the NT diesel with a return to the Aisin auto but continued to be...
Forum: Generation 4-1 Pajero 03-04-18
Replies: 19
Views: 3,741
Posted By MTN-KAT
Interesting theory you have there. Need to know...

Interesting theory you have there. Need to know how many failures there were between the petrol and diesel and how many were used towing.
Saying the Jatco was discontinued in the diesels from NT...
Forum: Generation 4-1 Pajero 02-04-18
Replies: 19
Views: 3,741
Posted By MTN-KAT
[QUOTE=kiwi1973;579211]Thanks OJ. A preventative...

[QUOTE=kiwi1973;579211]Thanks OJ. A preventative rebuild is a possibility, though I'd prefer not to have to incur the expense of this. If I can come away from this topic with the view that far...
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