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by rayhyland
Thu Oct 31, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Sharing Container from UK to Vancouver
Replies: 7
Views: 466

Re: Sharing Container from UK to Vancouver

Stuart I will shipping a box of engine parts from Cox and Turner. How would I get the box from their shop to your container? Do you have an agent there I could have them send to?


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by rayhyland
Thu Oct 31, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Whitworth Wrenches
Replies: 8
Views: 188

Re: Whitworth Wrenches

Often there will be a W stamped by the size


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by rayhyland
Tue Oct 22, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Land Rover Jack
Replies: 3
Views: 197

Re: Land Rover Jack

Ok I will take it.

Any plans to visit the mainland?

Ray




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by rayhyland
Tue Oct 22, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Land Rover Jack
Replies: 3
Views: 197

Re: Land Rover Jack

mepham55 wrote:For sale, Genuine Land Rover jack I believe it’s from a 1995 Range Rover. $45

Matt
Is this the type that goes up in two stages? Ie it can go higher than a regular single stage jack of the same size?


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by rayhyland
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Series 1 parts
Replies: 23
Views: 728

Re: Series 1 parts

If it’s a 1955 it will be an 86”

What condition is the rear PTO in?

Cheers

Ray




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by rayhyland
Sat Oct 05, 2019 5:56 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Series 1 parts
Replies: 23
Views: 728

Re: Series 1 parts

Hi Tony,

Do any of them have registration paperwork?

Ray




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by rayhyland
Thu Jul 18, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: 1956 Series One Rebuild Project
Replies: 129
Views: 15372

Re: 1956 Series One Rebuild Project

Looking fantastic!


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by rayhyland
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: 3.9 Distributor
Replies: 4
Views: 147

Re: 3.9 Distributor

Yeah on my 3.5 we went through a box of new Lucas rotars before giving up and ordering a red rotar from the UK.


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by rayhyland
Mon Jun 17, 2019 11:32 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: 3.9 Distributor
Replies: 4
Views: 147

Re: 3.9 Distributor

So what was the issue?
by rayhyland
Mon Jun 17, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Good front Disco 1 seats
Replies: 4
Views: 157

Re: Good front Disco 1 seats

Or you could make a pretty cool little couch.
by rayhyland
Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: BC Overland Rally
Replies: 1
Views: 200

Re: BC Overland Rally

2019 BCOR

Image

The 2019 Schedule is up, looks like a fun time!

Click here: https://i.imgur.com/6VmW1wm.jpg for the high res version.

Let me know if anyone has questions.

Roverlanders will have a free booth again this year. Come say hi!
by rayhyland
Sun Jun 02, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Looking for Decent Camping Chairs
Replies: 7
Views: 292

Re: Looking for Decent Camping Chairs

I’ve sat in the RV chairs, they are also awesome.


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by rayhyland
Wed May 29, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: BC Overland Rally
Replies: 1
Views: 200

BC Overland Rally

Just a heads up, only 1 month till the show. June 27-30. We’ve moved it to Whistler so you can drive trails in the Olympic Park! Tickets are still on sale online. They are cheaper online. Kids under 19 are free, even if they are not your kids. :-) If you can’t afford a ticket, we are always looking ...
by rayhyland
Wed May 29, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Looking for Decent Camping Chairs
Replies: 7
Views: 292

Re: Looking for Decent Camping Chairs

I think you need to order them. I will have mine at the BC Overland Rally, if you are coming to the show, look for me and I will show them to you.


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by rayhyland
Tue May 28, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Looking for Decent Camping Chairs
Replies: 7
Views: 292

Re: Looking for Decent Camping Chairs

We use Kermit chairs and we love them. Expensive but long lasting.

http://www.kermitchair.com



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by rayhyland
Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: St Georges Day Show - Sunday April 28th 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 533

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

That looks like fun. If I am in country I will try to bring some Series 1s down. Probably won’t know till last minute though.


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by rayhyland
Wed Feb 06, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: RRC Parts
Replies: 15
Views: 515

Re: RRC Parts

How is the rear glass hatch? Rusty/bent, etc.

And does the rear wiper motor work do you know?

And does it have a 14CUX?

thanks!

Ray
by rayhyland
Fri Feb 01, 2019 8:02 am
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Series 1 pulled out of the bush
Replies: 12
Views: 597

Re: Series 1 pulled out of the bush

Wonderful! Is that close to Melissa and Wilson’s house? There is an old Series on the property next to theirs on Vedder Mtn.

I am in Chilliack if you need any help.

Ray



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by rayhyland
Sat Jan 26, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: 3rd row bench seat RR sold
Replies: 5
Views: 213

Re: 3rd row bench seat RR

Bernie if that is designed for a RRC I will take it!

Struggling to fit everyone in my Classic on longer drives.

Cheers

Ray



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by rayhyland
Thu Jan 17, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Disco 1 going to scrap very soon
Replies: 10
Views: 584

Re: Disco 1 going to scrap very soon

Automatic or manual?


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by rayhyland
Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Carburetor options for series 1
Replies: 5
Views: 272

Re: Carburetor options for series 1

Yes I went back to the Weber after my Solex clone literally fell apart while driving.


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by rayhyland
Fri Jan 11, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Wanted series 1 carburetor original or aftermarket
Replies: 6
Views: 282

Re: Wanted series 1 carburetor original or aftermarket

Hi Herman, The original Solex is very hard to find. You can find a made-in-China Solex clone, but they are terrible, I tried one and it fell apart on the highway. I would recommend buying a Weber 34ich. It is a good carb, you can still find NOS versions, the aftermarket support (rebuild kits) are fa...
by rayhyland
Sun Jan 06, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Head light bulbs
Replies: 12
Views: 449

Re: Head light bulbs

I'm going to do the same for my RRC. Did you make up your own wiring loom or did you buy one ready made?
by rayhyland
Sun Jan 06, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Head light bulbs
Replies: 12
Views: 449

Re: Head light bulbs

Only downside to my old Trucklites is the lens is not heated. So they will cover in snow and ice in extreme conditions.


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by rayhyland
Sun Jan 06, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Head light bulbs
Replies: 12
Views: 449

Re: Head light bulbs

I put Trucklite LEDs in my 110. Very good distance. I’ve also heard good reviews on the JW Speaker ones that Don at Rovalution sells.


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by rayhyland
Wed Dec 26, 2018 9:56 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Whitworth sockets and wrenches - Cheap! - SOLD
Replies: 4
Views: 751

Re: Whitworth sockets and wrenches - Cheap! - SOLD

If others are looking for whitworth sized wrenches and sockets I literally have hundreds , good users and those that go in the car tool kits Mike Hi Mike, I just ordered a set of wrenches off Amazon, but I’d be interested in a socket set if you have one. Cheers Ray Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
by rayhyland
Wed Dec 19, 2018 10:48 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: LR3 engine removal
Replies: 6
Views: 394

Re: LR3 engine removal

Yeah that’s kind of what I figured. I was actually looking at bringing in a diesel of that era from France before I ended up with the RRC.


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by rayhyland
Sat Dec 15, 2018 8:30 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: LR3 engine removal
Replies: 6
Views: 394

Re: LR3 engine removal

I replaced one of those engines in my Explorer as just changing the timing belt required multiple expensive tools. PITA. How hard would it be to import the appropriate aged Diesel engine from Europe?



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by rayhyland
Mon Dec 03, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Misc. RR Classic Parts & Books $100
Replies: 6
Views: 369

Re: Misc. RR Classic Parts & Books $100

Ah, good catch.


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by rayhyland
Sun Dec 02, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Misc. RR Classic Parts & Books $100
Replies: 6
Views: 369

Re: Misc. RR Classic Parts & Books $100

Did you also sell the books?


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by rayhyland
Tue Oct 23, 2018 11:01 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Clutch Replacement Vancouver Area
Replies: 9
Views: 619

Clutch Replacement Vancouver Area

With something like a 300 TDI defender it would be best to go with one of the firms listed above, because they have all the special tools and the experience to do the job quickly and efficiently. You could get a quote from someone else who would charge fewer dollars per hour but I think the overall ...
by rayhyland
Mon Oct 15, 2018 9:39 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Fairey Overdrive Noise
Replies: 5
Views: 399

Re: Fairey Overdrive Noise

Mine makes the same noise. I just figured they were like that.

:-)


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by rayhyland
Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: Spotted near Burns Lake this week
Replies: 3
Views: 528

Re: Spotted near Burns Lake this week

I may be up there again next week. If I have time I will try to get some information.


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by rayhyland
Fri Sep 21, 2018 12:21 pm
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: Spotted near Burns Lake this week
Replies: 3
Views: 528

Spotted near Burns Lake this week

Looks like a couple of Series 2’s maybe? I didn’t take a very close look. On the North west side of town along the highway. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180921/b29c83cd89792d90bcf77383137dbbe9.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180921/7b7fc252de86b855bbd95ae972a41b81.jpg https://uploads.ta...
by rayhyland
Mon Sep 10, 2018 10:25 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Range Rover Workshop Manual
Replies: 2
Views: 261

Re: Range Rover Workshop Manual

Damn, I need that. I was just in Nanaimo with my RRC last month!


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by rayhyland
Fri Sep 07, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Free: 5 Michelin XCL 7.50x16
Replies: 5
Views: 733

Re: Free: 5 Michelin XCL 7.50x16

ryancr500 wrote:Do you still have the wheels?
I’m also looking for some motor, elec parts
Carb. Ignition switch.
I put my hand up for the tires. Although I have yet to collect them...


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by rayhyland
Thu Aug 23, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Manual steering box from Defender
Replies: 8
Views: 734

Re: Manual steering box from Defender

I don't think I'd want power steering in a series truck, but for some of my trucks the steering is kind of old and crusty/rusty so I was just curious.
by rayhyland
Thu Aug 23, 2018 4:25 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Manual steering box from Defender
Replies: 8
Views: 734

Re: Manual steering box from Defender

Thanks


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by rayhyland
Thu Aug 23, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: 1956 series 1 for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 1081

Re: 1956 series 1 for sale

Does it run?


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by rayhyland
Wed Aug 22, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Manual steering box from Defender
Replies: 8
Views: 734

Re: Manual steering box from Defender

Could that be fitted to a Series do you think?


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by rayhyland
Mon Jul 23, 2018 6:15 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Rear seat
Replies: 4
Views: 493

Re: Rear seat

On top. Standard Lordco lap-belts.


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by rayhyland
Sun Jul 22, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Rear seat
Replies: 4
Views: 493

Re: Rear seat

I put an Astrovan bench in the back of my 86”, worked great, super comfy, but a bit huge.


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by rayhyland
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:00 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: BC Overland Rally
Replies: 18
Views: 4535

Re: BC Overland Rally

Thanks everyone who came, we had good turnout. I was too busy to take any pictures.

:-(

Ray
by rayhyland
Sun Jul 08, 2018 8:02 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Free: 5 Michelin XCL 7.50x16
Replies: 5
Views: 733

Re: Free: 5 Michelin XCL 7.50x16

I will take them, do you ever make it to the mainland. Are you coming to BCOR?

Ray



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by rayhyland
Sun Jun 24, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Stolen - Series 1 Bonnet
Replies: 0
Views: 620

Stolen - Series 1 Bonnet

So this is pretty random, an old Series 1 (86") bonnet has walked away from my back yard. It was sitting with a bunch of other series body parts. So if anyone comes across a multicoloured (old layers of orange, green, red, etc. paint) bonnet on Craigslist, etc, please let me know. Honestly I assume ...
by rayhyland
Fri Jun 15, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: Green 130 in Cloverdale
Replies: 1
Views: 446

Re: Green 130 in Cloverdale

That's Spencer's new truck, he just imported it.
by rayhyland
Fri Jun 15, 2018 11:06 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: BC Overland Rally
Replies: 18
Views: 4535

Re: BC Overland Rally

Bearmach is sponsoring some prizes for Land Rovers at the BCOR, including this cool badge. They will also be sending some little prizes, and a gift certificate for £250, which is like $440! Woo Hoo! Doug Lawyer (who came up from Arizona a few years ago to run the Whipsaw Trail with a group of us Rov...
by rayhyland
Thu Jun 14, 2018 1:19 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: BC Overland Rally
Replies: 18
Views: 4535

Re: BC Overland Rally

Our friends at WARN are giving away a ZEON 10-S winch at the BCOR this year. That's their premium 10,000lb winch with synthetic cable. It's worth like C$1700! Woo Hoo! https://scontent.fcxh3-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/35240029_2127938480819132_7015877254664159232_n.jpg?_nc_cat=0&oh=9b81396193b2c57aa8b...
by rayhyland
Sat Jun 09, 2018 11:14 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: BC Overland Rally
Replies: 18
Views: 4535

Re: BC Overland Rally

Our friends at Peden 4WD are giving away a Dometic Fridge at the BCOR, and they are letting Rally attendees choose which model they giveaway. Options are CFX-35 CFX-40 CFX-50 CFX-65DZ CFX-75DZ Comment on their FB post to tell them your preference. https://www.facebook.com/peden4wheeldrive https://ww...