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by StuartL
Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: 4 Day Peak to Peak Off-Road Adventure - 27-30 July
Replies: 15
Views: 252

Re: 4 Day Peak to Peak Off-Road Adventure - 27-30 July

I'm in, but don't need a note from Andy, it will be nice to take a break from sailing :lol:
by StuartL
Wed Jul 10, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Western Washington All British Field Meet - July 20th
Replies: 0
Views: 61

Western Washington All British Field Meet - July 20th

I am heading down to the Western Washington All British Field Meet in Kenmore, WA. Here's the link: http://wwabfm.com/ It's a great venue and by last count there will about 12 rovers from the PCRC attending. If anyone is interested in heading down I would love to hear from you. T-shirt-design-2019-3...
by StuartL
Wed Jul 03, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: 7th Annual 4wdabc Show & Shine
Replies: 12
Views: 364

Re: 7th Annual 4wdabc Show & Shine

I will also attend, but which Land Rover will be weather depending...

Sadly I am going to have to withdraw as I have an unexpected funeral to attend Saturday afternoon.

I hope the sun shines for you all tomorrow 8)
by StuartL
Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: TD5 Performance Intercooler - SOLD
Replies: 2
Views: 171

Re: TD5 Performance Intercooler

Now sold...
by StuartL
Fri Jun 14, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Rostyle Wheel
Replies: 0
Views: 67

Rostyle Wheel

I am hoping someone out there has a Rostyle wheel that can be used as a spare.

Here is a picture...
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Please call or txt 604-619-1418

Cheers,
by StuartL
Wed Jun 12, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Land Rover Border Peaks Event - Sat 15th June
Replies: 15
Views: 424

Re: Land Rover Wheels Event - Sat 15th June

I'll be there with the Defender..

Cheers,
by StuartL
Sat May 25, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: TD5 Performance Intercooler - SOLD
Replies: 2
Views: 171

TD5 Performance Intercooler - SOLD

Ordered a performance intercooler for my 300TDi and got one for a TD5. Britpart DA4630 High performance polished aluminium intercooler fits Land Rover Defender with Td5 engine 1998 to 2006 also fits vehicles with Air Con. These intercoolers are 30% larger than the standard units allowing more chance...
by StuartL
Thu May 16, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: VanDusen ABFM -18th May 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 262

Re: VanDusen ABFM -18th May 2019

I am coming with the Grizzly Torque and doing the Whistler run Sunday hopefully...
by StuartL
Sun Apr 14, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Regional Discussion - Vancouver Island
Topic: Vancouver Island Rally In the Valley June 7,8,&9 2019
Replies: 51
Views: 1322

Re: Vancouver Island Rally In the Valley June 7,8,&9 2019

It was so much fun last year I wouldn't miss it, so I will be there!

If you do t-shits I am also in for that, size large or extra large.

See you all then.
by StuartL
Tue Mar 26, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Suffield British parts lot for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 255

Re: Suffield British parts lot for sale

But you can still pick-up a Coast Guard Hovercraft in Richmond.

https://www.gcsurplus.ca/mn-eng.cfm?snc ... r=1&ltnf=1
by StuartL
Sat Feb 16, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: St Georges Day Show - Sunday April 28th 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 451

Re: St Georges Day Show - Sunday April 28th 2019

Signed up and paid up!! Let's support our Club!!!!
by StuartL
Fri Nov 09, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: End of Season Run Oct 20th-21st
Replies: 28
Views: 1955

Re: End of Season Run Oct 20th-21st

For those of you on the run and offered assistance will my black smoking gutless 300TDi, I thought I would share with you what the problem was... After changing all filters, both fuel and air, checked all the hoses for leaks and interior delaminations I discovered the rod between the wastegate and t...
by StuartL
Mon Oct 29, 2018 6:15 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Clutch Replacement Vancouver Area
Replies: 9
Views: 554

Re: Clutch Replacement Vancouver Area

When my clutch fork broke, my regular mechanic suggested taking it to Wilf's Transmissions, one of the oldest and most respected shops in Vancouver as he didn't have the time. Sadly it wasn't a good experience, they obvious jacked up the rear of the engine through the bonnet which screwed that up an...
by StuartL
Sun Oct 21, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: End of Season Run Oct 20th-21st
Replies: 28
Views: 1955

Re: End of Season Run Oct 20th-21st

Thank you Andy and Shawn for a great trip and wonderful meals....everything seemed to be perfectly organized and went off without a hitch...or a winch. Driving back today on the Hope-Princeton, up and down and through all those twisty turns I was reminded of a story relating to that drive. Dr. Bill ...
by StuartL
Mon Oct 15, 2018 9:12 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: End of Season Run Oct 20th-21st
Replies: 28
Views: 1955

Re: End of Season Run Oct 20th-21st

If Bernie's going with Dreamcatcher I have to go....

See you Saturday morning!!
by StuartL
Tue Sep 25, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Wheels Event - Off-Road Run - Sat, 6th October
Replies: 15
Views: 965

Re: Wheels Event - Off-Road Run - Sat, 6th October

Hey Andy,

Certainly willing to give you a hand with the tenderfoots....
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by StuartL
Thu Sep 13, 2018 7:41 am
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: Family Global Trip
Replies: 1
Views: 325

Re: Family Global Trip

Nice find.... I love those Azalai campers, did you get a tour? What a lovely way to spend a year!!
by StuartL
Tue Sep 04, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: JLR Canada release short video on Grizzly Torque
Replies: 4
Views: 435

JLR Canada release short video on Grizzly Torque

Jaguar Land Rover Canada just released a short video on the Grizzly Torque that we shot this summer on Salt Spring Island at Robert Bateman's home. Please find links below to the 30s on Instagram and the long-form on YouTube. The (3) 15s and (2) 6s will be live starting Sept 10. See posting outline ...
by StuartL
Mon Aug 20, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: High Country Adventure - Sept 1-4
Replies: 32
Views: 1888

Re: High Country Adventure - Sept 1-4

I am in, looking forward to gett'in out of town :)
by StuartL
Sat Aug 18, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: Land Rover Taxi's - Tintagle Castle
Replies: 2
Views: 653

Re: Land Rover Taxi's - Tintagle Castle

It certainly suits you and is so much better than a "Mind the Gap" t-shirt as a souvenir!!!!

Nice to have you back...
by StuartL
Sat Aug 04, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Neat little video on Ike Goss from Pangolin 4x4
Replies: 1
Views: 349

Neat little video on Ike Goss from Pangolin 4x4

KEEN Originals have a series of videos and they did a great one on Ike Goss who many of us know and have dealt with over the years.

Enjoy....

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by StuartL
Fri Jul 13, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: BC Overland Rally
Replies: 18
Views: 4324

Re: BC Overland Rally

Great weekend out at Sasquatch Mountain, interesting seminars, trail rides and cool vendors. Image


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by StuartL
Wed Jun 20, 2018 10:17 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Nahatlatch Lakes run - Jun 23rd-24th
Replies: 22
Views: 1551

Re: Nahatlatch Lakes run - Jun 23rd-24th

I'm in, definitely need some nature this weekend!!!
by StuartL
Tue Jun 12, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: Regional Discussion - Vancouver Island
Topic: Vancouver Island Rally In The Valley June 8,9&10 2018
Replies: 37
Views: 2918

Re: Vancouver Island Rally In The Valley June 8,9&10 2018

Thank you to all the Island Rover members, it was an outstanding weekend....

And congratulations to Colin for his first place finish at the Motorsport track on Sunday.
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by StuartL
Sun May 20, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Zodiac 2 Person Inflatable Kayak - SOLD
Replies: 3
Views: 432

Re: Zodiac 2 Person Inflatable Kayak

$550

Sorry being challenged posting pictures etc with this new software...
by StuartL
Sun May 20, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Zodiac 2 Person Inflatable Kayak - SOLD
Replies: 3
Views: 432

Zodiac 2 Person Inflatable Kayak - SOLD

Great accessory for your Land Rover. Barely used 12' - incredibly strong and proper fittings as you would expect from Zodiac. Cost almost $4,000 when new and maintained since then. Two person and rolls up to 3' x 1' x 20" so easy to take on a plane as Sports Equipment or throw on the roof of your La...
by StuartL
Mon Apr 30, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: World Land Rover Day...
Replies: 1
Views: 398

World Land Rover Day...

The festivities today from Coventry....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_cont ... M2A1TISlZU

I had the pleasure of touring the Heritage Facility last fall and it was incredible. The "collection" of Land Rovers "out back" was very interesting.
by StuartL
Sat Apr 21, 2018 9:56 am
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: Grizzly Torque featured in Hagerty online Magizine
Replies: 0
Views: 468

Grizzly Torque featured in Hagerty online Magizine

For those not familiar with the Grizzly Torque story this is a nice article written by Brendan McAleer for Hagerty. The article features 25 pictures including a picture not published before of when the second owner, Bill Low, had a pet eagle that traveled with him cira 1960. There is a story of Bill...
by StuartL
Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:45 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: 2018 Founders Day - Saturday 14th April - Heritage Park
Replies: 30
Views: 3656

Re: 2018 Founders Day - Saturday 14th April - Heritage Park

So to get a Roverlanders Anniversary Badge, does one have to be a member of Roverlanders? Or even bring a Land Rover?

Just tink'in....
by StuartL
Thu Apr 12, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Regional Discussion - Vancouver Island
Topic: Who heading over to Founders day this year?
Replies: 5
Views: 618

Re: Who heading over to Founders day this year?

Hello Islanders.....

I have a pair of seat bottoms for Paul Rossmo and was going to pass him onto him at Founders Day but work has prevented him from attending. Is there anyone from the Duncan area coming to Founders Day that could take the seat bottoms back for Paul?

Cheers,
by StuartL
Sun Apr 01, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: Welsh Ratrod....
Replies: 3
Views: 845

Re: Welsh Ratrod....

Hey Andy,

Not me....but I am thinking Vervaet has been doing a lot of work on his lightweight, maybe it's now a heavyweight????
by StuartL
Sat Mar 24, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: '53 S1-80" in the UK
Replies: 6
Views: 1000

Re: '53 S1-80" in the UK

The Tickford sold for $75,263 CDN.... anyone in the Club???
by StuartL
Thu Mar 15, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: Welsh Ratrod....
Replies: 3
Views: 845

Welsh Ratrod....

I couldn't resist sharing this....just can't figure out what engine is in it, any ideas?

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by StuartL
Sun Mar 11, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: '53 S1-80" in the UK
Replies: 6
Views: 1000

Re: '53 S1-80" in the UK

Matt, I really think you should, you have a growing family to justify it :lol:

Its a great investment much more fun than a RRSP or TFSA!!!!
by StuartL
Sun Mar 11, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: '53 S1-80" in the UK
Replies: 6
Views: 1000

Re: '53 S1-80" in the UK

Yes, they are getting expensive but that's an especially nice one. For that kind of money I am following the Bonhams Goodwood Members sale next weekend... Bonhams.jpg Estimate £ 30,000 - 40,000 CA$ 53,000 - 71,000 [urlhttps://www.bonhams.com/auctions/24874/lot/90/?category=list&length=10&page=9][/url]
by StuartL
Mon Jan 29, 2018 10:35 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Anyone line x the body of their truck ?
Replies: 5
Views: 930

Re: Anyone line x the body of their truck ?

A decade ago or so a local seller would literally encase the vehicles he had for sale with carpet and bed liner. The engine bays were particularly interesting with all the wires and fittings bed lined. It didn't come as a surprise to many of us that the bed liner covered up a plethora of problems. Y...
by StuartL
Sat Jan 27, 2018 10:07 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Barrack Boxes - Great Storage of Rover Stuff
Replies: 0
Views: 739

Barrack Boxes - Great Storage of Rover Stuff

I picked up some Barrack Boxes this week from CFB Comox, I only need a couple so will sell the rest. These are great for camping and Land Rover gear. They are approximately 24"x24"x12" and are used. Price is $30 each or two for $50. If you would like one please PayPal me to Stuartlongair@shaw.ca or ...
by StuartL
Wed Jan 24, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Regional Discussion - Vancouver Island
Topic: Newish to Off-Roading
Replies: 3
Views: 735

Re: Newish to Off-Roading

Welcome,

If you can drive through the sands of Africa our mud and snow will be easy for you!! Just watch our for the branches :lol:
by StuartL
Tue Jan 23, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: White 109 SII in Comox
Replies: 1
Views: 779

White 109 SII in Comox

Spotted this lovely 109 SW at the Canadian Tire in Comox today. Very nicely done lots of attention to detail and upgraded Exmoor highbacks. IMG_9198.jpg A truck to be very proud of, whomever owns it, I haven't a clue :) I would have liked to meet the owner but it was gone when I came out of the store.
by StuartL
Sat Jan 20, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: 2018 All British Field Meet - Van Dusen Gardens - May 19
Replies: 11
Views: 1738

2018 All British Field Meet - Van Dusen Gardens - May 19

This year the ABFM will also celebrate 70 years of Land Rover and is hoping to have a strong showing of Land Rovers from Series 1's through to the latest. http://www.westerndriver.com/?p=10924 It is important for Club members to answer the call and give the 5,000+ spectators a proper display of Land...
by StuartL
Fri Jan 19, 2018 11:15 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: TD5 ENGINE and R380 Transmission - from a 2001 Defender
Replies: 6
Views: 1251

Re: TD5 ENGINE and R380 Transmission - from a 2001 Defender

Hey Geoffrey, Are you certain about the ability to transplant a TD5 into an earlier Defender. I looked into it and found it cost prohibitive because the ECU needs input from all sort of places and gauges and was definitely not plug and play. Perhaps someone has found a way to reprogram the ECU. Best...
by StuartL
Thu Dec 21, 2017 8:50 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS
Replies: 1
Views: 752

TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS

The following is a lovely rendition of an old Christmas favorite I received from the Pacific Coast Rover Club and felt is needed to be shared. Please enjoy and I wish you all a Merry Christmas. Stuart TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS 'Twas the night before Christmas, And all through the trails, Every...
by StuartL
Mon Nov 27, 2017 9:04 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Rover Bling - diy zinc plating
Replies: 10
Views: 1776

Re: Rover Bling - diy zinc plating

Well done Matt, you are the master!!! You can expect just a small box of bits arriving from the lower mainland shortly...
by StuartL
Sat Sep 30, 2017 10:30 am
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: 1956 Series One Rebuild Project
Replies: 129
Views: 13564

Re: 1956 Series One Rebuild Project

Andy, I am absolutely gob-smacked by this project and your mechanical prowess!! Here I thought you were just a figurehead and now I see you are not mortal but a Land Rover god!

Keep in coming, you'll have the beginning of a masterpiece.

Cheers,
by StuartL
Mon Jul 24, 2017 8:40 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Blowdown Pass 1-2-3 Adventure - Sat 29th July 2017
Replies: 20
Views: 6226

Re: Blowdown Pass 1-2-3 Adventure - Sat 29th July 2017

I would love to join this merry band of adventurers...see you Saturday AM..
by StuartL
Fri Jun 30, 2017 7:57 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: BC Overland Rally
Replies: 18
Views: 4324

Re: BC Overland Rally

I posted a few pictures in the Vendor area of the forum for those interested parties.. :lol:
by StuartL
Thu Jun 22, 2017 10:37 am
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: Nice Dormobile, interesting seating arrangement
Replies: 1
Views: 1461

Nice Dormobile, interesting seating arrangement

This is a Dormobile currently for sale in the UK...

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Of most interest is the rear passenger seat, I would imagine it would be uncomfortable for anyone over a long period of time. Reminiscent of a Lear Jet....
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by StuartL
Thu Jun 22, 2017 7:41 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: RoveLanders booth volunteers June 22-25
Replies: 3
Views: 2435

Re: RoveLanders booth volunteers June 22-25

Roverlanders...... This is an event we need to support and from what I understand we are falling down. Overlanding is what we are about and Ray is one of us so let's help him get this first ever event off the ground!!! Probably many of you haven't been to Overland Expo or an event like this; it is a...
by StuartL
Sat Jun 03, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Seat covers
Replies: 7
Views: 2932

Re: Seat covers

Good find Tony, they are great and one of the few companies that make good covers for RRC's. I am sure you will enjoy them!!