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Discussion in 'Off Roading' started by wiltshire landyman, Nov 3, 2018.

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  1. wiltshire landyman

    wiltshire landyman I’m back

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    Lake was a bit deeper than usual been thru it many times.
    Didn’t put the lockers in and then the compressor got submerged and locked up.
    Mrs wasn’t too impressed waste deep in water inside
    New compressor orderd and being moved to the top of the dash
    Luckily my boy was in the disco behind so he jumped in and hooked up the winch. 035DBA53-3B50-424A-B529-3D1E05391EC0.jpeg 57FFE982-13B9-45D2-806D-BFB09BC76CD3.jpeg
     
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    That RRC looks incredible!

    And also in a Tad deep!!!

    :)
     
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    Ooopppps,


    Where was that?

    Cheers
     
  4. wiltshire landyman

    wiltshire landyman I’m back

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    Yeh a bit deep it’s on 37” tyres aswell and 7” lift so the water was pretty deep but it got bogged down in the silty bottom.ive spent all morning hosing out the interior of sand
     
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    wiltshire landyman I’m back

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    Bet that was cold
     
  7. wiltshire landyman

    wiltshire landyman I’m back

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    Bloody freezing waste deep inside
     
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    My other half wouldn’t speak to me for the rest of the year if I did that!
     
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    gstuart D3 Grandad

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    Ur like this one then, made it ok

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    Wow'

    Bet her electrics were a tad damp after doing that ;)

    Hope the door seals held ;)
     
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    Indeed , they have like 2 x double door seals , was supposed to have come out fairly unscathed , had been heavily modified for water crossings

    there was a standard D4 I think tried it and was wrecked

    Personally I never go any deeper than my door sills



     
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    Wow.

    Wonder the the car survived that!!
     
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    Engine must have hydrolocked, as whilst she was sitting there could see water going into the air inlet on the side of the wing

    Heart breaking to see such a nice vehicle being put through that , maybe more money than sense
     
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    Probably more money than sense!
    or they're just a bit Stoopid ;)
     
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    Bit of both , lol
     
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    If it had of been a Freelander yer could have floated across
    Just saying...
     
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