Yeah Hilux’s always welcomes, I have one too :)
Canopy looks good and nice modifications
I was able to feed a water pipe for an external tap,...
Superb news Ben
You have been fighting hard, still astounding that it has cleared up so fast,
Keep up the fight
I always admire your determination, resourcefulness and sheer will power to get things done and overcome obstacles so know you will fight hard and...
How many have you got now ?
Those photos taken from Cairngorm above Aviemore, it’s my brothers Husky dog
Extremely rubbish ski season up here in Scotland, I’ve only got out on skis twice and limited snow cover
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Welcome and some great photos
Nice prado and the new tyres looks great
I haven’t even seen the DFP light come on, on my 2013 Hilux, but I do mainly long drives in it and no slow city centre driving
I drove from the alps across France and across UK to Scotland, around 1200miles
With front prop shaft removed from my landcrusier,
So it was 2wd...
What format are the OS mapping files ?
Want operating system does the tablet use ?
Does the site that’s sold the os mapping. Files have an App...
Ouch, hope you recover quickly ! And it isnt too painful
Doubt it was Vince, he was up camping in Glen Coe a day or so ago, and In edinburgh tomorrow
Hope to do a trip to Europe, spend more time in Austria and take e-MTB’s for some biking. And maybe Italy / France to do some trails
Good luck with the trip
Canberra is an interesting place, I spent a month there as a PhD student at the Australia National University.
Happy new year Wouter & Anita, and the rest of the LC gang
A few of us have posted Pyrenees trip reports on here over the years so a good place to get ideas and see some photos
That sweet sicky smell might be the biofuel content
I used to run a 4Runner on high mix of veg oil snd it had a sweet smell
No probs Chris
It made the Facebook UK overlanders front page for December :)
Had plenty of those calls from the wife
One classic , her : the Landcruiser won’t start...
After lots of questions from me, I gathered...
My 2013 Hilux is doing around 21-22mpg at moment on new BFG AT tyres
With the winter tyres on it used to do about 25mpg
And with factory...
in a car chase in the highlands, near loch Laggan
Missed this thread starting, so catching up, good progress made, keep on updating us
Toyota also do exchange refurbished callipers, I got some from Simon Holton and sent old ones back to him for my Hilux
Fitted & balanced my new KO2’s to my Landcruiser alloys today and put back on the hilux. Took it for spin, night and day difference to old tyres,...
Looks good. And the rust does not look that bad for a Colorado
Cheers for the info Chris
And timely with regards to the bag. Took FW off Hilux for winter last week, and need to order a new bag as zipper...
So ... the foxwing side panels zip straight onto batwing awning zips without any mods ?
Nice 80 - want are the plans so for it ? A green laning truck?
Looks nothing like the one on my Hilux
I can’t cant remember if it’s the smartpass or main ctek unit, will look later
Quite often the green led on my ctek just flickers dimly when Hilux is just sat there’s parked up, but clear to see in darkness
A few Hilux piccysfrom recent trip Alps France & Italy :)
It’s got LC Colorado alloys fitted ;)
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I’ve got HD foscam IP cameras round our place. They send footage to a server rather than SD card, but can stream to iPad via an app too
I seem to recall I was allowed a Hilux pic submission this year :) ?
Monster job with the ground works, but looking great, quality work
On our recent overland trip we got talking to a English chap at the entrance to the Tunnel du Parpillion
And he asked if we had heard of the “TET”...
Great trip, love the highland cows on the beach
Thanks for feedback chaps, I will replaced them
We have also noticed the front tyres squealing a bit on tight turns on tarmac, rarely used to do...
I don’t think so, generally front tyres 33-34psi and rears 35-37psi
Done a fair load of unpaved roads, and not usually aired down
Got home this afternoon after a smooth overnight ferry crossing to Newcastle
Covered 3071 miles trouble free in the Hilux.
Now to take RTT off...
my 6 year old BFG tyres showing a lot of cracks Around the shoulders and around treads, surprised.
DOT code shows made in 50th week of 2013...
Did some more green laning in Tuscany, wikiloc routes I downloaded on app
A night in best Italian campsite we have found, near Florence
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Had a short hop 1 hour east to Cagnes-sur-Mer near Nice, to a quiet small family run campsite with 30 pitches, the Camping factory in st Tropez...
GuyC - Is that an RTM Ocean Duo kayak, we have a blue one
Loving the Scotland pics, I felt guilty for a moment travelling to Europe the last week...
Well this is a bit different, but needed more warmth. Daytime was OK in alps , 20-25 Deg C, but only 6 at night
So headed to med, to St Tropez a...
No issues with a Hilux, apart from torque converter getting upto 115 degC on some steep climbs
Met a couple Russ and Andie in a...
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