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  1. Surf n Turf

    Leak out of rear diff head

    Taking into my mechanic tomorrow, brought some degree castor correctors I'll get him to fit for me as I don't have a hydraulic press handy, will get him to have a good look through all my uni joints bearings etc also so if anything else needs immediate attention!
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    Leak out of rear diff head

    Okay thanks mate will seek professional help!
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    Leak out of rear diff head

    Hey guys on my last outing to the sand dunes here in NZ i noticed a noise reversing up a slight inclination in the sand, had a check under the truck and sure enough the rear diff has a leak at the head where the shaft goes in, will add pictures in hopes that may show what i'm trying to explain...
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    Seem to have alot of play in front diff ? Troubleshooting

    Also it's quite gutless when taking off untill about 2k RPM and then shoots off, possibly need my injectors replaced/cleaned? or could that come down to the injector pump, as far as i'm aware they havn't even been looked at for years possibly the life of the vehicle (@ 223,000 kms on clock)
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    Seem to have alot of play in front diff ? Troubleshooting

    Maybe i'll get all u joints done, i'm getting a full service done next thursday
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    Seem to have alot of play in front diff ? Troubleshooting

    Hmm theres a minor vibration at around 95-100 km's, but noticeable for myself not the passengers
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    Seem to have alot of play in front diff ? Troubleshooting

    I am unsuccesful with the video as it is in a different format that is aloud on Ih8MUD, to further my information the front driveshaft will turn back and forth 2-3 cm.
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    Seem to have alot of play in front diff ? Troubleshooting

    Edit: Since the front driveshaft has alot of play would lead me to assume both front and center diffs have play ?
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    Seem to have alot of play in front diff ? Troubleshooting

    Hey all, so thing's i must mention is that when i got from Reverse to Drive and on and off the gas there is quite a noticeable clunk noise, had a play with the front driveshaft and it appears as though there is a fair bit of play within the front diff. Have a video i can hopefully upload of the...
  10. Surf n Turf

    Lack of low end Torque/power

    Ok so have another possible cause, a friend of mine mentioned my DPF (Diesel particular filter) could be blocked, do these even have them if so how would i go about it ? thanks in advance
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    Lack of low end Torque/power

    Also noticed a fair bit of slack in my Kick down cable, will make the adjustments when i get my tools back of my fathers boat. Another possible cause ? just trying to eliminate possible causes.
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    Lack of low end Torque/power

    Will do that right now cheers
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    Lack of low end Torque/power

    Okay so i had a brief look on the Diesel tech and have noticed one thing, my Turbo light comes on around 2000-2100 and some one has mentioned this "I turns on whenever the turbo is producing any kind of boost. If you hit the gas hard when the truck is at 1000 rpm, then it's gonna flash. If you...
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    Lack of low end Torque/power

    Sorry 1HDT should have clarified that
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    Lack of low end Torque/power

    Hey i have a 80 series Landcruiser (Diesel) and have had an issue since i bought it, taking off from stop start it is very sluggish until around 2k revs and it gets up and goes fine. It's worse when cold, it has an after market 2.5" exhaust still has 2 or 3 mufflers in it (havn't had a chance to...
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    Post up your 80 series, 2 inch lifts/16" wheels only! Trying to get an idea for tyre sizing.

    Are the stock alloy's lighter then running those steelies everybody seems to put on ? image for reference
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    Post up your 80 series, 2 inch lifts/16" wheels only! Trying to get an idea for tyre sizing.

    Awsome rigs guy's, have enjoyed checking out all your picture's! Am currently looking at a set of near new silverstones mt117 sports and the spare will be a grizzly grip pinnacle M/T, anyone have any experience or knowledge of these ?
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    Post up your 80 series, 2 inch lifts/16" wheels only! Trying to get an idea for tyre sizing.

    Thanks guys that has actually answered ALOT of questions, I was pondering on the thought of how much clearance I would ACTUALLY have running 35s and it seems as though there's alot of room to work with, especially for what I plan on doing.
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    Post up your 80 series, 2 inch lifts/16" wheels only! Trying to get an idea for tyre sizing.

    Hey all James here again, wanting a few people to post up what they have got on in the way of wheels and tyre's with a 2 inch lift kit. I own a 1993 80 series so the wheels i will be running are 16's. Just testing water at the moment so want an idea what to get for my 80 Series that now has a 2...
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    Air filter hose previously re routed.

    Awsome thanks for that, will look into getting a catch for it.
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