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  1. flat replied to the thread Pre TD5, galv, no extension rear crossmember.

    you could probably get the galv company to dip it to remove paint for you?

    Oct 22, 2021 at 7:06 PM
  2. flat replied to the thread 1 Tyre with a DOT year, 3 without?.

    The dot code on my Michelin’s is only on one side walls so 3 of my tyres the dot code is actually on the inside face so have you checked both sides of each tyre?

    Oct 22, 2021 at 7:04 PM
  3. flat replied to the thread Changing tax classification with DVLA.

    I doubt you will have much luck, I presume you have a van type defender that has had seats and windows fitted and now want to avoid congestion charge or similar?

    Oct 22, 2021 at 7:02 PM
  4. flat replied to the thread Help Buying a Defender 90 or 110.

    Feck me. £20 grand for a 1998 300tdi???

    Oct 22, 2021 at 7:01 PM
  5. flat attached a file to the thread Help Buying a Defender 90 or 110.

    Defenders are sh1t in the snow :eek: they get going just fine but kerbs don’t stop them like they would a normal car. Don’t buy one in the hope it will make you invincible in the snow! test drive one first, they are quite different to a car...

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  6. flat replied to the thread After a bit of advice.

    2.5 what? Petrol or diesel and which diesel? There were about 5 different variants of the Diesel engine - some bad, some good and some excellent. Post a photo of the engine and we can identify it

    Oct 20, 2021 at 7:57 AM
  7. flat replied to the thread After a bit of advice.

    Easy to sort that wing. They just unbolt. You can probably get a secondhand one in better condition, and in the same colour. The main killer of land rovers is rust - so if the chassis is done that’s excellent and won’t need worrying about. what...

    Oct 19, 2021 at 10:34 PM
  8. flat replied to the thread Power spring.

    No, the over centre spring. They were fitted to 300tdi to

    Oct 19, 2021 at 7:00 PM
  9. flat replied to the thread Power spring.

    yeah I just fitted one from a 300tdi

    Oct 19, 2021 at 6:28 PM
  10. flat replied to the thread Power spring.

    the LoF power spring is a beefier version, just go back to your normal spring - that’s what I did

    Oct 19, 2021 at 5:30 PM
  11. flat liked dag019's post in the thread Burnt out - rebuild.

    GGOD NEWS!! After submitting the damage report form Town and Country Land Rover (link), who is my local independent that I have been using for years and would highly recommend, I now have a Cat N write off category. The claim still needs to go...

    Oct 18, 2021 at 1:13 PM