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Forum: Discovery II
Today, 01:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 411
Posted By Richard Gallant

No Doubt if you use it for storage just watch the...

No Doubt if you use it for storage just watch the weight, we used to do it with rucksacks when I was a reservist. The regt broke /cracked a few jeep (m38) spare tire mounts that way.
Forum: Discovery II
Yesterday, 05:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 411
Posted By Richard Gallant

No Doubt you can check this thread out...

No Doubt you can check this thread out https://landroverforums.com/forum/build-threads-43/2004-discovery-prep-thread-94483/ it started as a prep to go to Tuktoyaktuk, Northwest Territories, but...
Yesterday, 05:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By Richard Gallant

And more current 22 June ...

And more current 22 June

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They deactivate some roads really seriously up...
Forum: Discovery II
Yesterday, 01:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By Richard Gallant

Tomzsix as to off road I have had to re-learn...

Tomzsix as to off road I have had to re-learn driving habits after driving a manual transmission for many years. The biggest thing is to put the transmission is the lowest gear you can, I run 2nd...
Forum: Discovery II
06-22-2019, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 411
Posted By Richard Gallant

I used a 99.00 folding mattress pad and a plywood...

I used a 99.00 folding mattress pad and a plywood support

Propane 2 burner coleman stove is a better choice for cooking

And I use Plastic tubs to store everything in

front end

...
Forum: Discovery II
06-19-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By Richard Gallant

Just drive it, it is 15+ years old stuff may...

Just drive it, it is 15+ years old stuff may happen, but if you worry about it constantly you will never go anywhere.

Just follow the military's simple rules when you stop for more than a few...
06-15-2019, 07:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By Richard Gallant

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Forum: Discovery II
06-10-2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,178
Posted By Richard Gallant

I like the Cooper Discovery ST Maxx AT myself. ...

I like the Cooper Discovery ST Maxx AT myself. They hold up well and in 6 years I have had only one blow out and that tire had some external sidewall damage already. The bad thing is they are an LT...
Forum: Discovery II
06-10-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 874
Posted By Richard Gallant

Try the tests at this site...

Try the tests at this site https://axleaddict.com/auto-repair/Bad-Brake-Booster-Check all brake boosters are basicly the same as far as operation is concerned
Forum: Discovery II
06-05-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 434
Posted By Richard Gallant

Llamasayswhat My bet is the shroud, but I am not...

Llamasayswhat My bet is the shroud, but I am not too worried about it. This was more of a heads up for others to check more than just coolant, fan and thermostat
Forum: Discovery II
05-31-2019, 10:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,308
Posted By Richard Gallant

It is dead simple you need : 2 x 9/16...

It is dead simple you need :

2 x 9/16 wrenches - good wrenches not cheap
A couple of tire blocks the wedge shaped things you put under the rear tire
A jack stand

Process

Park on a level...
Forum: Build Threads
05-23-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 866
Posted By Richard Gallant

You always wanted to do the TD5 diesel conversion...

You always wanted to do the TD5 diesel conversion (trust me you did) and it drops right in, engine ECU and you are good to go :D
Forum: Discovery II
05-17-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,218
Posted By Richard Gallant

Driveshaft arrived, feels smoother than the...

Driveshaft arrived, feels smoother than the original - goes in this afternoon if the rain holds off
Forum: Discovery II
05-14-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,291
Posted By Richard Gallant

Here we go Post lift TF medium duty all...

Here we go

Post lift TF medium duty all round OME shocks

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Wheel...
Forum: Discovery II
05-07-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,728
Posted By Richard Gallant

Hey now us Richards are good guys, you can trust...

Hey now us Richards are good guys, you can trust all of us ;)
Forum: Discovery II
05-07-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,310
Posted By Richard Gallant

Exhaust leak - before you go tightening bolts hit...

Exhaust leak - before you go tightening bolts hit them with penetrating oil, and if it is the Y connector to exhaust manifold pipe go easy if you snap one of those bolts you may have to pull the...
Forum: Discovery II
04-30-2019, 04:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,250
Posted By Richard Gallant

Well if the engine can not pull enough air to run...

Well if the engine can not pull enough air to run with an air filter that is really bad sign. My Rave does not have a copy of the Landrover OBDII codes but can google them pretty easy.

Just...
Forum: Discovery II
04-30-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 652
Posted By Richard Gallant

Sound like you made exactly the right choice the...

Sound like you made exactly the right choice the worst thing you can do is buy a badly looked after vehicle of any type they generally just be a big money pit.
Forum: Discovery II
04-30-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 339
Posted By Richard Gallant

Rotoflex maybe - it is a big rubber donut on the...

Rotoflex maybe - it is a big rubber donut on the rear driveshaft. Also standard or Auto transmission - there is no overdrive on my auto
Forum: Build Threads
04-29-2019, 12:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,214
Posted By Richard Gallant

Go the new shocks and springs in she sits pretty...

Go the new shocks and springs in she sits pretty nice. Measurements so far are about 34.5 ground to the lower edge of the flare at center rear, and and 34.75 in the front, right side slight higher...
Forum: Build Threads
04-25-2019, 03:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,214
Posted By Richard Gallant

Tossed my old roof rackup up top to see how it...

Tossed my old roof rackup up top to see how it fits, not something I normally do but as I may have carry a second unmounted spare tire it would be a good place to put it along with the various spare...
Forum: Discovery II
04-24-2019, 10:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 751
Posted By Richard Gallant

No Doubt, good list - rotoflex is something that...

No Doubt, good list - rotoflex is something that rattles around my Disco all the time. And I have a multi channel VHF vehicle mounted.

Most of the trip is actually hiway albeit very empty ...
Forum: Discovery II
04-24-2019, 12:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 751
Posted By Richard Gallant

Hey Andrew, looking into an extra tire myself,...

Hey Andrew, looking into an extra tire myself, pretty much have everything else sorted had not thought about the brake light switch that is a good add.

Brian, it took a lot of thinking, ok 10...
Forum: Discovery II
04-11-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,746
Posted By Richard Gallant

Pretty trucks

Pretty trucks
Forum: Discovery II
04-11-2019, 12:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 726
Posted By Richard Gallant

Manifold Ben, the Y pipe if torqued down...

Manifold Ben, the Y pipe if torqued down correctly should not leak. Exhaust manifolds on everything start to leak as the gaskets wear and stuff gets loose
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