Tuesday, June 18, 2019

The Land Rover Oil Guide

In issue I of Land Rover AFRICA, we provide a comprehensive guide to the various oils required for the various Land Rover models out there. While the issue of which oil is debatable, we list...

Correct water crossing

During your travels, one can be required to cross an expansion of water. This exercise can be hazardous, yet very satisfying, considering you use the correct techniques. Land Rover AFRICA provides you with a...

BUSH REPAIR 101: Land Rover Tdi

When you’re out on your Landy adventure, somewhere remote – the biggest concern is always vehicle reliability. Of course, best practice is to drive in convoy and have radio communications. But that’s not always...

ISSUE 4: DIY Technical

Apart from our Tech Talk with Theron section where assistant and technical editor Ian Theron answers all your mechanical questions, we also look at the issues surrounding VHF radios and ICASA's requirements as well...

Radio Regulations: A Win for 4×4 Owners in South Africa

During previous years, a single entity held the monopoly over off-road access to radio licences (for the three off-road specific frequencies) to 4x4 users in South Africa. It was available exclusively to members of...
winching

Top recovery winching techniques

There are a number of safety rules and techniques that should be adhered to when winching a vehicle, owing to the potential risk to human life or damage to property. Please note that a...

GET YOUR TOWS IN A ROW – Are you Towing-Legal?

Check your driver’s licence, does it say EB or B? Regulations require drivers to be in possession of a code EB to tow trailers, boats or caravans more than 750 kg. Many South African...

ISSUE 13: POLY-TFE: Snake Oil or Miracle Juice?

To catch the full story, make sure you grab issue 13 of Land Rover AFRICA Magazine (available from 1 May 2015) With the ageing of the Discovery 3, the oil issue has been popping up...

ALL YOUR EGGS IN ONE PARTS BASKET

Spare parts prices ready to skyrocket due to the weakened rand New vehicle sales decline by 6.9 percent, according to NAAMSA What an average 'parts basket' will cost you today By Anton Pretorius PUBLISHED: 16:41 GMT, 04 March 2016 | UPDATED: 16:45 GMT,...

Issue 17: Into No Man’s Land – In Search of Last ‘Unclaimed’ Land on...

    Despite our fast-evolving world, there are still some unclaimed places on earth which even now have a significant impact on modern day society. With the support of the Royal Geographic Society and Land Rover,...