Member Since: 08 Jul 2014
Location: Tyne and Wear
Had new set of 255 55 19 HP Wranglers fitted today. Lots of fresh rubber and tread. Shame the snow has gone although had no grip problems last week with the old tyres.
M2014 MY Discovery XS Indus Silver
2006 MY Discovery S Zermatt Silver Manual
2003 MY Discovery S Td5 White Gold
1999 MY Discovery S Td5 Kinversand
1995 MY Discovery S Td 300 Willow Green
1991 MY Discovery 3 Door Cairngorm
1987 MY 90 County Estate Blue
1980 MY 88 SWB S3 Estate Sand
1970 MY 88 SWB S2a Grey
6th Mar 2018 2:22 pm
Member Since: 14 Aug 2017
New slider on the near side rear brakes and new rear pads. Also a new oil seal on the the driver side driveshaft. All courtesy of Broadfields in Dunmow - super service as always.
The downside was I already had a spare set rear discs and pads 2007 D3 TDV6 XS
Stripped and cleaned my fbh and fitted a new burner unit to it! Just need to find time to put it back on my disco to try it!EGR's blanked
General Grabber AT3
As a wise man said
'Your as green as you are cabbage looking'!
6th Mar 2018 5:56 pm
Geoff at Drym
Member Since: 18 May 2015
Just fitted new EGRs after 60,000+ miles. One was still working, just, the other was partially seized.
Stripped the old motors off and found that the valve stems were pretty well grunged up. Soaked them in a 50/50 acetone and auto transmission oil (ATF) mix and then worked the mechanism so that the valve opened and closed easily. Will give them a final thorough clean, lubricate, reassemble and test. Hopefully will then have a spare set.
Fuel consumption now back to 'normal'.2007 Disco3 2.7 tdv6 SE
gvif with reversing camera
V8 brakes with new EPB module and shoes
Later D4 grille
Ferguson ted20 tractor
Hyundai Getz 1.4 (wife's )
Now got a 5T version one of these in place of the flimsy scissor jack.
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7th Mar 2018 2:03 pm
Member Since: 26 Jan 2017
Replaced front brake pads and both carriers, good vacuum through and scrubbed side step trims clean
7th Mar 2018 5:56 pm
Member Since: 14 Aug 2017
Fitted full size spare and ordered a wheel protector from uncle Ray. The 10 old spare wasn’t looking too shiny despite probably never having been used.
Also had 2 new Pirelli ATR’s fitted on the front. 2007 D3 TDV6 XS
10th Mar 2018 11:37 am
Moo D3 Decade
Member Since: 13 Aug 2010
New clutch and DMF.Original Owner
218,000 miles and counting
05 S manual owned from March 2005
D4 Face lifted
V8 Front brakes
BAS Remap, Allisport Intercooler and deCat
T-Max split charge
Hanibal Expeedition rack
BAS FBH control
10th Mar 2018 12:45 pm
Member Since: 15 Dec 2012
Location: where the sheep are scared
Sold it Just remember:-
Amateurs built the Ark
Professionals built the titanic
10th Mar 2018 9:22 pm
Member Since: 15 Aug 2017
Location: Milton Keynes
Been to Norfolk for Mothers Day had to do a tip run with dad's old ladder cut up and old hob.
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