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by 99Disco2
Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:45 am
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: building a off road trailer tp haul behind the disco
Replies: 11
Views: 4434

Re: building a off road trailer tp haul behind the disco

tattz wrote:she is almost done ...I will do a roof top tent with a automatic lift for the tent ...I have it all figured out but for this year just a tarp to cover the bed ..roof top has to wait ...

That is one great looking trailer, nice job.

Christopher and Alison
by 99Disco2
Wed Sep 28, 2016 9:27 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: building a off road trailer tp haul behind the disco
Replies: 11
Views: 4434

Re: building a off road trailer tp haul behind the disco

Looking Great, keep us updated as it progresses. There is a member (Mark) with a similar one currently in use.... if I remember correctly the tent frame is on adjustable legs so it can be raised/lowered as needed. And my wife is still mad that I sold it to Mark but it looks awesome behind his Defen...
by 99Disco2
Sat Aug 06, 2016 8:28 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Upcoming Club Runs .... Updated
Replies: 12
Views: 4372

Re: Upcoming Club Runs ....

Good morning Andy, I was just wondering if there was any information posted for the Cabin Lake run. I thought I had seen something but can't find it now, maybe I just need more coffee.

Thanks
Christopher and Alison
by 99Disco2
Wed Apr 06, 2016 8:28 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Re: 2003-04 Discovery 2 headlight question
Replies: 2
Views: 1619

Re: 2003-04 Discovery 2 headlight question

Thanks Andy
We are upgrading the headlights to the 03-04 version and couldn't remember.
by 99Disco2
Sat Apr 02, 2016 10:04 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Re: 2003-04 Discovery 2 headlight question
Replies: 2
Views: 1619

Re: 2003-04 Discovery 2 headlight question

Hey everyone I have a question for you 2003-04 D2 owners. When you are just running your DRL's (headlights off) which lights are on? Is it the lower and smaller light or the big main one? Or put another way, when your headlights are on and on low beam which light is on? Searched like crazy trying to...
by 99Disco2
Thu Mar 17, 2016 5:46 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: All o2's failed at once !
Replies: 4
Views: 2605

Re: All o2's failed at once !

Hey Andy,
The problem has been solved.
It turns out that the power supply wire to the O2 sensors that controls the heater part of the O2 shorted. Its fixed now and that truck is performing perfect.
Thanks for the help and reply.

Christopher and Alison
by 99Disco2
Sun Mar 13, 2016 7:46 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: All o2's failed at once !
Replies: 4
Views: 2605

Re: All o2's failed at once !

No additives, just Chevron hi-test.
by 99Disco2
Sat Mar 12, 2016 5:34 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: All o2's failed at once !
Replies: 4
Views: 2605

All o2's failed at once !

Hey everyone,
Well are D2 decided to throw codes for all 4 O2 sensors and it seems strange they would all fail at once. Has anybody come across this before and these sensors were just put this morning to replace what we thought were bad O2's.
by 99Disco2
Sun Feb 01, 2015 6:06 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: D90 Rebuild......
Replies: 82
Views: 27830

Re: D90 Rebuild......

I got the adaptor kit from Nick over on Defendersource, as far as I know he only makes the GM 32 spline spud shafts.... Check on EBay, I think there is a Dodge adaptor sometimes listed but I don't think it has the holes in it for the mounts. You are right about the Dodge adapter, it's from Diesel C...
by 99Disco2
Fri Jan 30, 2015 11:32 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: D90 Rebuild......
Replies: 82
Views: 27830

Re: D90 Rebuild......

[quote="LandyAndy"]Decided to make long term servicing easier up here in the sticks..... so, out came the old RaRo motor ! http://i946.photobucket.com/albums/ad306/Landy_Andy/D90%20Rebuild/DSC05828_zps196a41e1.jpg And in it's place will be.... :D http://i946.photobucket.com/albums/ad306/Landy_Andy/N...
by 99Disco2
Thu Dec 25, 2014 10:05 am
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: well the d2 is going under the knife so to speak
Replies: 16
Views: 6494

Re: well the d2 is going under the knife so to speak

The bumper is looking great.
by 99Disco2
Thu Dec 25, 2014 10:01 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Merry Christmas everyone
Replies: 1
Views: 1281

Merry Christmas everyone

Merry Christmas to all fellow Rover Landers and there families.

Christopher and Alison
by 99Disco2
Mon Dec 22, 2014 4:52 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Homebrew alternative to WD40-type oils?
Replies: 1
Views: 1411

Re: Homebrew alternative to WD40-type oils?

That is cool info, I will give this a try on my next project.
by 99Disco2
Sun Oct 19, 2014 6:33 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Whipsaw - End of the season run -Oct 18th & 19th 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 7110

Re: Whipsaw - End of the season run -Oct 18th & 19th 2014

[99disco2 Hey Andy I was just informed by my wife the trailer wasn't coming any ways, miscommunication again. Hopefully we make it as long as there is no more communication issues. :roll:/quote] Hi Christopher, we waited an extra 20 mins for you at Whatcom road and an extra 30 minutes for you at th...
by 99Disco2
Thu Oct 09, 2014 3:13 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Whipsaw - End of the season run -Oct 18th & 19th 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 7110

Re: Whipsaw - End of the season run -Oct 18th & 19th 2014

Hi Christopher, nice trailer, looks like a great set up. The trail can be very tough on trailers, we had a Sankey trailer flip over one year. (it was a lady driver ....just saying!) On saying that, like you say, if you pick your lines and take it easy it shouldn't be too much of a problem. If you d...
by 99Disco2
Wed Oct 08, 2014 12:22 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Whipsaw - End of the season run -Oct 18th & 19th 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 7110

Re: Whipsaw - End of the season run -Oct 18th & 19th 2014

The Whipsaw is a pretty challenging go. There are a number of obstacles and twisty bits. A trailer would definite be an added challenge. I think a winch would be a definite asset when towing. I'm not saying it can't be done, but it would be a challenge. With a winch, lockers and really good tyres, ...
by 99Disco2
Tue Oct 07, 2014 6:20 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Whipsaw - End of the season run -Oct 18th & 19th 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 7110

Re: Whipsaw - End of the season run -Oct 18th & 19th 2014

http://i1303.photobucket.com/albums/ag160/BCDisco2Lando/20140906_192148_RichtoneHDR_zps1eae07f7.jpg http://i1303.photobucket.com/albums/ag160/BCDisco2Lando/20140907_112402_HDR_zps7aa98d1c.jpg Hello Andy The family is really interested in going and I have done the Whipsaw in a built J#*P YJ and was ...
by 99Disco2
Sun Oct 05, 2014 6:58 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Discovery 2 key Fob
Replies: 0
Views: 1205

Discovery 2 key Fob

I'm looking for a Discovery 2 key Fob case and already checked Ebay but wanted to check where other members may have gotten replacements before I go the Ebay route.
Thanks
Christopher and Alison
by 99Disco2
Fri Sep 26, 2014 8:39 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Heated or not heated windshield
Replies: 3
Views: 1388

Re: Heated or not heated windshield

Hey Andrew,
I went through insurance so the windshield is covered and we will be getting the heated one again.
We have to get together soon, how is the trailer coming along?
by 99Disco2
Mon Sep 22, 2014 9:15 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Heated or not heated windshield
Replies: 3
Views: 1388

Heated or not heated windshield

Hey everyone,
We need to replace our heated windshield and found a non-heated one and was wondering if it would still work without any problems or codes.

Thanks
by 99Disco2
Wed Aug 20, 2014 7:43 am
Forum: Regional Discussion - Vancouver Island
Topic: Travelling the Island south to north-any tips on camp sites
Replies: 3
Views: 1551

Re: Travelling the Island south to north-any tips on camp si

Hey Dave Thanks for your reply and suggestions, I have the BR book but wanted to draw on local or island knowledge first as sometimes the best guides are the locals. I will look on the map for the places mentioned and keep you posted. We head to Strathcona today for 3 days then right up to the north...
by 99Disco2
Mon Aug 18, 2014 4:09 pm
Forum: Regional Discussion - Vancouver Island
Topic: Travelling the Island south to north-any tips on camp sites
Replies: 3
Views: 1551

Re: Help-looking for a motel/hotel or campground asap

We found a rv site for the next 2 days.
We will be heading to the north end of the island and any knows any good sites for camping please forward any infoand thanks very much.

Christopher
by 99Disco2
Mon Aug 18, 2014 2:38 pm
Forum: Regional Discussion - Vancouver Island
Topic: Travelling the Island south to north-any tips on camp sites
Replies: 3
Views: 1551

Travelling the Island south to north-any tips on camp sites

To fellow Rover Landers on the Island,
My wife, daughter and I are travelling the island and currently in Victoria and looking for the best place to stay and possibly a campground with showers.
Any suggestions please text me directly at 604-786-0887 and much thanks.

Christopher
by 99Disco2
Thu Jul 31, 2014 4:57 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Clubs 30th Anniversary "Best of the Best" off-road adventure
Replies: 72
Views: 19993

Re: Clubs 30th Anniversary "Best of the Best" off-road adven

Hey guys, for those who have not done this trip it is a spectacular. In the old Jeep days this was an annual trip for us with stunning scenery. We took extra fuel but never needed it driving 4.0 liter straight six trucks.The wife and I will have just come back from a 2 week trip touring the backroad...
by 99Disco2
Tue Jul 22, 2014 4:50 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Placer Mountain - Ashnola Traverse July 19th and 20th
Replies: 17
Views: 6343

Re: Placer Mountain - Ashnola Traverse July 19th and 20th

Wow! Looked to be a fantastic trip.
We wish we could have joined you guys but we are just finishing our adventure trailer build and getting ready for a 2 week trip.

Christopher and Alison
by 99Disco2
Sat Jul 12, 2014 12:14 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Blowdown Pass in the Stein Valley - Saturday 12th July
Replies: 14
Views: 4464

Re: Blowdown Pass in the Stein Valley - Saturday 12th July

Unfortunately we won't be making it now due prior plans that cannot be broken.
by 99Disco2
Sun Jul 06, 2014 11:25 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Rover-Landers Social Gathering - 5pm Sunday 6th July 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 4363

Re: Rover-Landers Social Gathering - 5pm Sunday 6th July 201

ANDYD wrote:Yes, no problem. It's a Family restaurant and family always welcome ....

Cheers,
Andy
Thanks
by 99Disco2
Sat Jul 05, 2014 9:58 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Are the D1 & D2 T-case similar?
Replies: 2
Views: 949

Are the D1 & D2 T-case similar?

Hey everyone,
I am looking to rebuild our T-case for our 99 D2 and can get a D1 t-case and was wondering if there are any differences. I know the CDL shifter is as have the D1 shifter already installed in our D2. What I am curious is if the input spline is the same etc....

Thanks
by 99Disco2
Sat Jul 05, 2014 9:50 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Rover-Landers Social Gathering - 5pm Sunday 6th July 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 4363

Re: Rover-Landers Social Gathering - 5pm Sunday 6th July 201

Do anyone know if our 13yr old daughter would be ok to attend?
by 99Disco2
Wed Jun 11, 2014 4:49 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Anyone know what this leak is on a 4.0 GEMS V8?
Replies: 4
Views: 1091

Re: Anyone know what this leak is on a 4.0 GEMS V8?

It looks like your front timing cover is leaking and if so hopefully not into the timing chain area. If it leaks inwards it will destroy your oil and then your bearings. Check your oil for that milkshake look.
by 99Disco2
Tue Jun 03, 2014 6:51 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Norrish Creek MVI
Replies: 2
Views: 1198

Re: Norrish Creek MVI

The news and parents report that it was speed and driver inexperience.
Apparently he fishtailed and over corrected in the turn and went off the embankment.
by 99Disco2
Fri May 30, 2014 11:13 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: D2 Head Gaskets
Replies: 14
Views: 2262

Re: D2 Head Gaskets

Quick update - just bumped into previous owner who told me he did change plugs (basic plugs he thinks) around 8 months ago when he did the front O2 sensors before Air Care. He told me the wires are likely original and need to be replaced. This job looks like a bit of a PITA for what it is.. https:/...
by 99Disco2
Thu May 29, 2014 10:02 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: D2 Head Gaskets
Replies: 14
Views: 2262

Re: D2 Head Gaskets

For a head job, the parts will be nothing compared to the labour bill. It is a lot of labour. Yes, I am aware, I saw the kit for $120 or so and have read enough to know that it seems to take the more experienced mechanics at least 10 hours or so to complete. I suppose what I am looking for is some ...
by 99Disco2
Wed May 21, 2014 4:51 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Club Social gathering - Thursday May 22nd
Replies: 7
Views: 2747

Re: Club Social gathering - Thursday May 22nd

We will be going as well and trying to get my brother to come out in his LR3.
by 99Disco2
Sat May 17, 2014 11:34 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Rooftop Camping
Replies: 22
Views: 4341

Re: Rooftop Camping

acg wrote:Justin:
No worries if you can't make it. We'll find another way to hook up.

Chris:
See you on Thurs.
Sounds good
by 99Disco2
Fri May 16, 2014 10:55 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Rooftop Camping
Replies: 22
Views: 4341

Re: Rooftop Camping

Hey Justin and Andrew, I will be at the social and hope to see you both. Justin, I have finished my back door cooking table and you can check it out for some ideas. Andrew, I was going to call you today but ended up in Lions Bay for most of the day. I saw your post about the bumper being delayed, th...
by 99Disco2
Sun May 11, 2014 7:36 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Rooftop Camping
Replies: 22
Views: 4341

Re: Rooftop Camping

acg wrote:Justin,

Thanks for posting. I would love to swing by and take a look at the tent if you have some time in the next few weeks.
Hey Andrew, its Christopher
I would love to join you seeing Justin's roof top tent.
Christopher
by 99Disco2
Sat May 10, 2014 8:34 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Brits on the Beach Car show 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 1617

Re: Brits on the Beach Car show 2014

To 99 Disco 2 The Van Isle Land Rover Rally will be June 6th and 7th this year, it is located on a farm just north of Duncan, the details are not fully finalized yet. Last year was a different format than the 10 years before. Stay tuned to the Vancouver Island section of the Rover Landers forum for...
by 99Disco2
Fri May 09, 2014 5:45 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Brits on the Beach Car show 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 1617

Re: Brits on the Beach Car show 2014

Hi Guys Brits on the beach is a great show except for our parking spot. I asked them about that a couple of years ago. They said the grass is all dead down that way and Land Rovers seem to leak the most oil so.........guess were we get parked. At least its in the shade. See you there this year. I h...
by 99Disco2
Mon Apr 28, 2014 5:00 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Club run and Social Gathering -Saturday April 26th 2014
Replies: 28
Views: 8079

Re: Club run and Social Gathering -Saturday April 26th 2014

Hey everyone,
Alison and I (and the dog) wanted to thank the club and its members as we had a great time and love meeting you all.
We are looking forward to the next event.
by 99Disco2
Mon Apr 14, 2014 9:26 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Nanocom Evolution programming unit
Replies: 3
Views: 1027

Re: Nanocom Evolution programming unit

Hello
Will your Nanocom work on a 1999 Discovery 2?
Thanks
by 99Disco2
Wed Mar 05, 2014 6:18 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Where to buy "Overland Journal" ?
Replies: 7
Views: 2744

Re: Where to buy "Overland Journal" ?

That is good news, and thank you very much Ray.

Christopher
by 99Disco2
Wed Feb 19, 2014 9:05 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Where to buy "Overland Journal" ?
Replies: 7
Views: 2744

Re: Where to buy "Overland Journal" ?

rayhyland2 wrote:Which Chapters do you normally buy it from?

They are still an official retailer so I'm surprised they don't have it.

Ray
I have tried the Langley store, Strawberry Hill and Indigo in Morgan Creek.
The Langley store says its not on there magazine list anymore which suprised me.
by 99Disco2
Wed Feb 19, 2014 9:02 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Where to buy "Overland Journal" ?
Replies: 7
Views: 2744

Re: Where to buy "Overland Journal" ?

Bill E. wrote:Send a pm to rayhyland2. Ray is a rep for Overland Journal.
Will do and thanks
by 99Disco2
Mon Feb 17, 2014 4:39 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Where to buy "Overland Journal" ?
Replies: 7
Views: 2744

Where to buy "Overland Journal" ?

Hey everyone, where are you picking up copies of the Overland Journal?
I checked with Chapters were I usually get it from but they stopped carrying it.
Thanks
by 99Disco2
Wed Feb 12, 2014 12:18 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Roof Top Tent Rental
Replies: 0
Views: 729

Roof Top Tent Rental

Hey everyone, the wife and I were wondering if there is such a place that rents roof top tents.
Planning a trip for the end of summer and like to try one of these.
by 99Disco2
Sat Aug 17, 2013 10:04 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: D90 Rebuild......
Replies: 82
Views: 27830

Re: D90 Rebuild......

As for yours, I take that it is a Range Rover ZF4 right? What year is it from and how did you get it to run manual shift? Yep, came out a RaRo years ago... haven't a clue what yr though... and manual shift as in... it don't need a computer to make it work like the HP24 :wink: Ah got it now, sorry I...
by 99Disco2
Sat Aug 17, 2013 5:20 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: D90 Rebuild......
Replies: 82
Views: 27830

Re: D90 Rebuild......

Thanks... am running a RaRo ZF4-HP22 so it's all manual shift. If you want to keep the HP24 the guys back in the UK use Compushift... http://www.hgmelectronics.com/products-compushift-controllers/compushiftii Search on the D44 board, think there were some threads on there about using & setting it up...