Saturday, August 17, 2019

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...

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...

Chipping, Mapping and Piggybacks – POWER up your Landy

Whether it’s for more power, cleaner emissions or better fuel efficiency, many owners are beginning to grasp the benefits of chipping and re-mapping tuning. TorqTune’s Anthony Walley give gives us the run-down in issue...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

ISSUE 13: MIFFBUSTERS: One, Two, Three, SNATCH!

To catch the full story, make sure you grab issue 13 of Land Rover AFRICA Magazine (available from 1 May 2015)   The snatch rope is an essential piece of recovery equipment. It's considered good form...
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...

The bugger of topping up your own R380 gearbox

If you are a real Landy fan you have probably owned a few older model Land Rovers. From the early 90s, most Defenders and Discoveries were blessed with a five-speed box and most of...