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  1. Gottschalk liked Defender90td5's post in the thread 300TDI or TD5? Which one to get?.

    Sounds good! I love silicone spray, I use it on my dirt bikes a lot.

    May 18, 2019 at 3:55 PM
  2. Gottschalk replied to the thread 300TDI or TD5? Which one to get?.

    Shouldn't do matey. That's well within the capability and recommended wading depths, I've driven through very deep flood water and some rivers that were deeper than initially thought, with no I'll effects. I'm pretty religious about giving...

    May 18, 2019 at 3:22 PM
  3. Gottschalk liked Defender90td5's post in the thread 300TDI or TD5? Which one to get?.

    The mechanical side doesnt bother or worry me at all as thats what ive been brought up with (fixing tractors,combines etc) but the electronics are a bit out of my league, i mean i can fix simple things and i can solder etc. I think the td5...

    May 18, 2019 at 2:59 PM
  4. Gottschalk replied to the thread 300TDI or TD5? Which one to get?.

    Actually having said that the ecu does have a lifespan and doesn't necessarily give you any warning when it's going to die, which is a shìte design, and if the crank sensor or flywheel sensor dies or gets damaged, you have no way of starting...

    May 18, 2019 at 12:54 PM
  5. Gottschalk liked Defender90td5's post in the thread 300TDI or TD5? Which one to get?.

    Thankyou for your opinion, much appreciated. I love the tunability of the td5 but the electronics worry me.

    May 18, 2019 at 12:52 PM
  6. Gottschalk replied to the thread 300TDI or TD5? Which one to get?.

    They really shouldn't, on an early defender like mine (99) there is no abs, electric windows rubbish or aircon. It's as basic as you can get away with whilst being infinitely more refined than any tdi. Also, I've never once had a problem with...

    May 18, 2019 at 12:49 PM