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Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 31-03-20
Replies: 15
Views: 1,060
Posted By reciprovac
torque converter locker

My Nw has a nomad valve body and is designed to lock up at hill descents if required.
It works well but cannot slow the vehicle on VERY steep descents,in these circumstances braking is required....
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 30-03-20
Replies: 15
Views: 1,060
Posted By reciprovac
driving through brakes

Not quite the same,the risk with just braking is wheel lock up and subsequent sliding,once speed is increasing heavy braking to regain control can increase the risk further.
Driving through the...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 29-03-20
Replies: 15
Views: 1,060
Posted By reciprovac
drive through braking

In Victoria ,particulary the high country their are many very steep descents,using the drive through method in an auto provides the braking that the low range cannot provide on its own in a...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 28-03-20
Replies: 15
Views: 1,060
Posted By reciprovac
Question traction control and braking

I recently read in my clubs magazine that a guest speaker on 4wd techniques stated the driving through the brakes was not recommended on vehicles with traction control.
As a NW driver with its high...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 03-03-20
Replies: 21
Views: 1,520
Posted By reciprovac
Based on my experience at 80,000 km you need to...

Based on my experience at 80,000 km you need to consider having the manifold cleaned as the deposit is already building up.
Then I would fit the SPC module to prevent the EGR from dumping exhaust...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 09-02-20
Replies: 50
Views: 8,426
Posted By reciprovac
My 2013 Nw could only transmit 11 volts to the...

My 2013 Nw could only transmit 11 volts to the aux battery.
The DC to DC charger fixed this immediately,you need one to outsmart the alternator.
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 09-01-20
Replies: 6
Views: 903
Posted By reciprovac
auto service costs

Wholesale automatics in Bayswater were offering a full service including full flush and synthetic oils for in the $600s from memory.
regards.
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 07-01-20
Replies: 2
Views: 503
Posted By reciprovac
Smile Air cond failure in 45 degree heat

Just back from traversing the Newell hwy in 45 degree heat,near Goodwindi the fan speed on the Air conditioner kept increasing and the air flow got warmer,a disaster in this heat.
Suspected the...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 12-12-19
Replies: 38
Views: 2,520
Posted By reciprovac
My Nw came from Ayers rock ! )or Uluru if you are...

My Nw came from Ayers rock ! )or Uluru if you are politically correct).
It was bought in Perth and driven to the red centre where it was serviced occasionally,the body cavities were full of red dust...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 10-12-19
Replies: 5
Views: 755
Posted By reciprovac
I have 200kg rear springs and air bags,the ride...

I have 200kg rear springs and air bags,the ride is quite firm but I tow a 20ft caravan.
With the van on I inflate the bags to 20 psi which evens up the ride height (300kg download ).
But one thing...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 01-11-19
Replies: 32
Views: 5,876
Posted By reciprovac
valve adjustment

Just had my valves adjusted on the nw ,also the drive belts replaced cost $950 all up.
When I questioned the price they said the seals on the injector pipes were perished and they could only get a...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 08-09-19
Replies: 30
Views: 3,379
Posted By reciprovac
You can purchase a spare wheel lift kit to suit...

You can purchase a spare wheel lift kit to suit your vehicle,either genuine or after market.
I made my own by modifying the existing carrier by moving up the nuts by 50mm.
Regards.
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 20-07-19
Replies: 28
Views: 3,959
Posted By reciprovac
Egr delete

My Pajero NW 2013 model had 100,000 km on the clock when I had the tappets adjusted ,while the mechanic was in there I requested a manifold clean,he said I would not need it,I insisted.
Later he...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 14-07-19
Replies: 10
Views: 1,129
Posted By reciprovac
Smile Shocks

I found my NW harsh at the front with standard shocks,replaced with tough dog adjustables.
Best thing I have done ,on setting 4 more compliant ride and good road holding result.
Regards.
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 27-06-19
Replies: 23
Views: 2,805
Posted By reciprovac
nw pajero

I upgraded from a NP which was my first Pajero after almost every other make over the last 20yrs.
The NP was a great vehicle but the upgrade to a nw was most noticeable.
The increase in power was...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 13-06-19
Replies: 28
Views: 3,959
Posted By reciprovac
Smile Egr delete

2013 NW 75,000 km with SPC module,no problems at all.
Regards.
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 11-06-19
Replies: 2
Views: 898
Posted By reciprovac
Smile auto codes

Thank you for that information , just what I was looking for.
What a great service this forum provides.
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 05-06-19
Replies: 2
Views: 898
Posted By reciprovac
Question Fright lights

Once again the dreaded engine light has appeared along with the auto transmission neutral.
My scan tool has come up with solenoid pressure fault in the Torque converter.
(Autel maxiscan reader) but...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 29-05-19
Replies: 193
Views: 65,346
Posted By reciprovac
lock up Auto

Had the Wholesale lock up kit on for 12 months, as the above suggests just tow in 4th gear.
Downhill braking (why I fitted it )is not improved enough to justify expense,better to install reduction...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 22-05-19
Replies: 14
Views: 4,131
Posted By reciprovac
Question Cannot understand this,my Nw second hand,with its...

Cannot understand this,my Nw second hand,with its servicing done at Ayers rock garage still has original wheel bearings at 160,000.
Would have had plenty of sand if inside the door trims are any...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 12-05-19
Replies: 4
Views: 995
Posted By reciprovac
Rear locker use

Just reading my favourite 4wd Magazine which in an article titled rear lockers states the following-
"During steep descents the locked rear axles wont allow overun and will stop one side speeding...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 18-04-19
Replies: 9
Views: 1,062
Posted By reciprovac
nw engine oil

If you check the hand book the temperature the vehicle operates in determines the viscosity.
In Victoria I believe the 10w/40 is the most suitable.
I use Penrite or CastrolMaganatec in semi...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 12-04-19
Replies: 1
Views: 739
Posted By reciprovac
Fright lights

Hopped into the Nw to find the engine light flashing also the transmission indicator,immediately thought the worst as a auto fault.
A bit of calm logical thought reminded me that I had removed the...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 25-09-18
Replies: 2
Views: 761
Posted By reciprovac
Smile nw ignition key

Several weeks ago there was a great discussion on this site about the cost of replacement ignition keys.
For your information my key broke away from the door switch module and needed repair or...
Forum: Generation 4-3 Pajero 14-09-18
Replies: 28
Views: 5,571
Posted By reciprovac
smart alternator

If your NW has a smart alternator the solenoid method will not work effectively,you need the Dc charger to get full voltage to the second battery.
Heaps of info on this site re this.
Regards
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