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by bhoult
Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: ARB compressor harness length
Replies: 1
Views: 39

Re: ARB compressor harness length

So I received my ARB compressor today - the harness is about 7ft - so you can install it under the hood....or under the hood :)

-.b
by bhoult
Wed Oct 21, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: ARB compressor harness length
Replies: 1
Views: 39

ARB compressor harness length

Those of you that have installed the ARB air compressor (part number CKMA 12) - how long is the included wiring harness (part number 180409)? I searched the various websites where the items are sold - yet no mention of the harness length. For now I'm just installing it to air up my tires - but event...
by bhoult
Tue Oct 06, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Rover-Landers Summer Newsletter 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 97

Re: Rover-Landers Summer Newsletter 2020

The Summer newsletter was awesome! It did make me miss everyone - locked out of my favorite neighboring country as I am. Take care everyone and looking forward to visiting for an event as soon as it makes sense.

-.b
by bhoult
Sun Aug 02, 2020 6:53 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Church on Sunday - Aug 9th 2020
Replies: 12
Views: 494

Re: Church on Sunday - Aug 9th 2020

If I left my nest of pestulance down here on the wrong side of the border today, I still wouldn't be through quarentine in time to join the fun :( I miss you all and hope you have a great run.
by bhoult
Sat Dec 07, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Range Rover Classic Parts
Replies: 1
Views: 563

Range Rover Classic Parts

Like a lot of us, I find myself with a selection of spare Range Rover Classic parts I probably won't need. I've created a list of stuff by category and I'll link it out here. If there is something you need that you don't see included, reach out - there are lots of things I have, but for whatever rea...
by bhoult
Sun Oct 06, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 3470

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

Finally unpacked the last of the wet gear and am sitting down to saver my Sasquatch stout beer. What a wonderful event put on with so much creativity and generousity of spirit. The Saturday night dinner was truly unbelievable and the weekend overall was just a joy. Thanks so much to all that had a h...
by bhoult
Mon Sep 23, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 3470

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

<r><QUOTE author="ANDYD" post_id="43990" time="1569209188" user_id="42"><s>[quote=ANDYD post_id=43990 time=1569209188 user_id=42]</s> Hi Bryan, yes there is room at the Base Camp for your tent. Yes, some wood would be a great idea (is there any restrictions at the border?).<br/> <br/> Cheers<br/> An...
by bhoult
Sun Sep 22, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 3470

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

Will there be room at the base camp for me to bring a 10x12 ft tent? (a requirement of my co-driver) And should we plan on importing some hunks of doug fir for the fire?
by bhoult
Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:53 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 3470

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 5th & 6th 2019

Date recorded on calendar...check
Co-driver enlisted....check

Awaiting further instruction.

-.b
by bhoult
Sun Aug 26, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: High Country Adventure - Sept 1-4
Replies: 32
Views: 2837

Re: High Country Adventure - Sept 1-4

I'm going try to work the 4th day in. It appears my client may not be expecting me on the 4th.

-.b
by bhoult
Mon Aug 20, 2018 10:48 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: High Country Adventure - Sept 1-4
Replies: 32
Views: 2837

Re: High Country Adventure - Sept 1-4

I'll come along if you'll have me. I would love to stay through Tuesday but start a new assignment that day and need to be home Monday night.

Thanks -.b
by bhoult
Sun Aug 19, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: High Country Adventure - Sept 1-4
Replies: 32
Views: 2837

Re: High Country Adventure - Sept 1-4

Any chance there would be a chance for early release in the route? I have to be back in Seattle Tuesday a.m.

-.b
by bhoult
Tue Mar 27, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: throttle position sensor
Replies: 2
Views: 663

Re: throttle position sensor

The manual lists the TPS as a possible no-start cause, but I've never had one just shut a car down like the ignition amplifier does. Maybe when I have some spare time I'll swap in the old amplifier and do the test on it I should have in the first place :). I had all the spare parts just sitting arou...
by bhoult
Sun Mar 25, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: throttle position sensor
Replies: 2
Views: 663

throttle position sensor

Would a failing throttle position sensor ever shut an engine down at highway speed? I've never had one fail that way - usually just makes for a rough idle. A few weeks ago my 90 RRC stalled out and wouldn't restart and I figured it was the ignition amplifier module. I was towed home and swapped in a...
by bhoult
Mon Mar 19, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Visiting Vancouver in March - need some ideas
Replies: 4
Views: 1895

Re: Visiting Vancouver in March - need some ideas

Wow! We had a great day in North Van yesterday. The Lynn Canyon park is stunning and the restaurant choices down at Lonsdale Quay are very good. We ended up at the Tap and Barrel. I know it's in many Roverlanders' backyard, but check it out - it's worth burning a day for.
by bhoult
Wed Feb 21, 2018 5:13 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: 2018 Founders Day - Saturday 14th April - Heritage Park
Replies: 30
Views: 4648

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

Thanks Andrew! That's a huge help.

-.b
by bhoult
Tue Feb 20, 2018 11:46 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: 2018 Founders Day - Saturday 14th April - Heritage Park
Replies: 30
Views: 4648

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

I'm super excited for Founders Day this year! I'll be up on Friday and plan to camp Friday and Saturday night. Put me down for helping out with set up etc. If anyone has vet hospital recommendations in the area let me know. I have an ailing pup coming along - and if she has a sustained grand mal sei...
by bhoult
Sun Feb 18, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Visiting Vancouver in March - need some ideas
Replies: 4
Views: 1895

Re: Visiting Vancouver in March - need some ideas

Thanks Andy!
by bhoult
Thu Feb 08, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Visiting Vancouver in March - need some ideas
Replies: 4
Views: 1895

Re: Visiting Vancouver in March - need some ideas

Just poking around on the web, it looks like it would be fun to hit either the Capilano or Lynn Canyon suspension bridge and then head down to Lonsdale Quay for dinner at one of the area restaurants. Any suggestions?


Thanks!
by bhoult
Tue Feb 06, 2018 2:19 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Visiting Vancouver in March - need some ideas
Replies: 4
Views: 1895

Visiting Vancouver in March - need some ideas

Hi all, One of my wife's cousins kids from Norway is attending school in Squamish via an exchange program. Her parents are coming to visit in March, and they will spend most of their time up in Whistler. We wanted to see them, so we talked them into meeting us in Vancouver on the first Sunday of the...
by bhoult
Sun Feb 04, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Land Use Issues and Road Access
Topic: Uztlius and Spius FSR
Replies: 1
Views: 1656

Uztlius and Spius FSR

Hi all, I'm wondering what's been going on up between Boston Bar and Merritt. Can we still pick up the power line road off of Uztlius FSR and drive it up to Spius Creek FSR? Some of my snowmobile friends are telling me that there's been a lot of work going on off the Spius Cr FSR and it's like a hig...
by bhoult
Sat Dec 16, 2017 8:39 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Range Rover Classic Cubby Box
Replies: 7
Views: 1547

Re: Range Rover Classic Cubby Box

It would be nice to have something there we didn't have to worry about breaking every time we used it. I have been noodling with 4mm plywood and stitch/glue epoxy. if I figure it out, you all will be the first to know.
by bhoult
Sun Nov 05, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Radio for club events
Replies: 10
Views: 2833

Re: Radio for club events

The Baofeng recommended is a great convoy radio. As a bonus, you can watch two bands simultaneously so if someone in the group is using FRS/GMRS (462 MHZ) handhelds you can keep in touch with them as well as the 2M participants. The problem with the amateur radios is that few people have the license...
by bhoult
Wed Sep 20, 2017 1:17 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: NorthWest Challenge 2017 (October 21 & 22)
Replies: 8
Views: 3071

Re: NorthWest Challenge 2017 (October 21 & 22)

Just received this from PCRC: Hey Gang, Below is the info I have received on the Northwest Challenge. More will follow as it shows, but we do try and keep some things from you on purpose. Pls direct specific questions to Erich.neal@comcast.net Tks Doug Shipman From: erich.neal@comcast.net <erich.nea...
by bhoult
Tue Sep 05, 2017 10:29 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: NorthWest Challenge 2017 (October 21 & 22)
Replies: 8
Views: 3071

Re: NorthWest Challenge 2017

From the PCRC: The organizers have established Saturday and Sunday, October 21 and 22, as the dates for the 2017 Northwest Challenge. The event will be held on the east side of the Washington Cascades, south of Interstate 90, although the specific location remains to be determined. The event will be...
by bhoult
Wed May 03, 2017 8:06 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: West Harrison Lakeside Campout - 6th-7th May
Replies: 15
Views: 5748

Re: West Harrison Lakeside Campout - 6th-7th May

Hi Brian, Winching is required to get out of Fossil Beach (roads have all changed since you were there last due to forest fires). We will be going down to Hale Creek beach for camping, so no winching required. Anyone wanting to try out their winch can take a side trip over to Fossil beach from our ...
by bhoult
Wed May 03, 2017 12:58 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: West Harrison Lakeside Campout - 6th-7th May
Replies: 15
Views: 5748

Re: West Harrison Lakeside Campout - 6th-7th May

Is winching required going back out on the south end or is it on the north end? Seemed like when we were there last year it was no winchy.
by bhoult
Tue Apr 25, 2017 9:24 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Advice on RRC Suspension and tires
Replies: 21
Views: 5725

Re: Advice on RRC Suspension and tires

rayhyland wrote:Yes please!


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by bhoult
Tue Apr 25, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Advice on RRC Suspension and tires
Replies: 21
Views: 5725

Re: Advice on RRC Suspension and tires

rayhyland wrote:Yes please!


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by bhoult
Mon Apr 24, 2017 10:16 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: 3.5 swap to 3.9 In my RRC
Replies: 10
Views: 3155

Re: 3.5 swap to 3.9 In my RRC

Ok, awesome, thanks. That gives me more confidence. Did you notice an appreciable power improvement? Cheers night and day. The 3.5 was totally warn out so it had very little power. The 3.9 was a nice upgrade. I also upgraded the cooling when I did the 3.9. I found a 93 in the bone yard and pulled t...
by bhoult
Mon Apr 24, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Advice on RRC Suspension and tires
Replies: 21
Views: 5725

Re: Advice on RRC Suspension and tires

[/quote]...my rear shelf is missing, my driver's seat is split, the left rear seatbelt retractor doesn't work, and lots of the trim bits are broken. How is your interior? [/quote] The interior on the 88 is good and pretty much all there - even the head liner is intact. It's light gray. The seats are...
by bhoult
Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: 3.5 swap to 3.9 In my RRC
Replies: 10
Views: 3155

Re: 3.5 swap to 3.9 In my RRC

I put a 3.9 in my 88 RRC to replace the 3.5. I essentially switched out the long block of the 3.9 for the 3.5. All of the 3.5 engine controls worked fine on the 3.9, so I wouldn't bother with "upgrading" the EFI unless the 13/14 era controls are already kaput. I did have to get a couple of used inje...
by bhoult
Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Advice on RRC Suspension and tires
Replies: 21
Views: 5725

Re: Advice on RRC Suspension and tires

I ran 225/75-16 on stock rims and have put Dobison's heavy springs on the back (1" lift unladen) of my 1988 RRC. I don't think the taller springs are necessary because I see little use in the larger tires. In your case Ray - where you have multiple vehicles that can use the 235/85-16, it probably ma...
by bhoult
Wed Feb 22, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: roads/trails between 100 Mile House and Clearwater
Replies: 2
Views: 1629

Re: roads/trails between 100 Mile House and Clearwater

Thanks for the info. The area seems to offer a lot of great lakes and camping opportunities. It would be nice to find some old FSRs to investigate.
by bhoult
Tue Feb 21, 2017 4:48 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: roads/trails between 100 Mile House and Clearwater
Replies: 2
Views: 1629

roads/trails between 100 Mile House and Clearwater

Hi All, My father-in-law just passed in January and he emigrated to Canada in 1951 - settling in the Clearwater/Kamloops area working in the logging camps. I'd like to take a few trips to the area just to see what it's like - and I've found references online to ATV routes that run from Hwy 97 to Hwy...
by bhoult
Sun Feb 19, 2017 7:12 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Founders Day 2017 - Saturday 18th February 2017 11am
Replies: 31
Views: 11568

Re: Founders Day 2017 - Saturday 18th February 2017 11am

Thanks all for the great Founder's Day event! The event was well organized, well structured, and a blast! (as always)
by bhoult
Mon Feb 13, 2017 3:12 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Founders Day 2017 - campsite recommendations
Replies: 8
Views: 3928

Re: Founders Day 2017 - campsite recommendations

it turns out I have to be home Sunday - so no overnight or Snowflake Chase for me this year. But I will see you all on Saturday.

-.b
by bhoult
Tue Jan 17, 2017 12:31 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Founders Day 2017 - campsite recommendations
Replies: 8
Views: 3928

Re: Founders Day 2017 - campsite recommendations

[quote="rayhyland"]I live 5 mins from the venue. If anyone wants to camp for free in my yard they are welcome. I warn you though, you may be expected to stay up a little bit, drink my wine or beer and talk about travel and Land Rovers.
:-)
Ray

I might have to take you up on that Ray.

-.bryan
by bhoult
Thu Dec 22, 2016 10:13 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Founders Day 2017 - campsite recommendations
Replies: 8
Views: 3928

Founders Day 2017 - campsite recommendations

We're planning on heading up for Founders Day in February and wondered if someone could make a recommendation for a campsite nearby. We want to hit the Snowflake Chase the next day - so don't want to be too far out. We usually go the rustic route, but anything within an hour would suit.

Thanks!
by bhoult
Fri Aug 19, 2016 10:10 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge Sea-to-Sky BC Sept 30th, Oct 1st, 2nd
Replies: 18
Views: 7655

Re: North West Challenge Sea-to-Sky BC Sept 30th, Oct 1st, 2

Very excited. I'm going to enter Reggie and have some fun....coming in last place I'm sure :)
by bhoult
Fri Apr 29, 2016 10:51 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: RRC upper rear tailgate bolts
Replies: 4
Views: 2110

Re: RRC upper rear tailgate bolts

Hi Chris,

I have some at home and I'm able to source them at my local Ace hardware. Not in stainless, however.

I'll measure them and gauge the thread tonight for you.
by bhoult
Wed Apr 27, 2016 11:56 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: East Harrison Run This Saturday
Replies: 10
Views: 3981

Re: East Harrison Run This Saturday

Here's some photos from the trip 4/23 -4/24: https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/27O19uaXfPRSgMvGJme4XYVGtPAK4t2SjNfYFyCziASnSEpXLqd3hsXvUiDXBBJfiZIoYgfBaKEp0BO1dnEeHeniIqNcomNe2d4uZMWNg9KQ-fFmyNEW84Yv3ZrGDteHYWoG2MdHRtoLtbETAz2QDAx_B8GJkoWXvnlCA4YAFO0JVC2Y1iIZ2Mp1crVz4k3KoEFbA0_2JvI4Cdwg-SIUOLxFKvJSO...
by bhoult
Sun Apr 24, 2016 11:50 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: East Harrison Run This Saturday
Replies: 10
Views: 3981

Re: East Harrison Run This Saturday

The trip was great - just got home. We ended up with three trucks coming in from Boston Bar. The road up to the lookout was clear to the top (4200 ft). The creeks were bursting with the melt and crashing down the canyons. We crossed one patch of deep snow on the Kookipi FSR but turned around half wa...
by bhoult
Mon Apr 04, 2016 8:37 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: test post
Replies: 3
Views: 2441

Re: test post

Sort of a post test test post then?
by bhoult
Mon Mar 21, 2016 11:33 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: West Harrison Lake - Saturday March 19th 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 8747

Re: West Harrison Lake - Saturday March 19th 2016

Andrew - a NWOL'r that I know just told me he likes these on his Disco II: http://www.qtservices.co.uk/parts/land-rover-discovery-series-ii/qt-land-rover-discovery-series_a1045a-front-diff-guard.html You have order from the UK, but they are about the same cost as the Rover's North part (w/o consider...
by bhoult
Mon Mar 21, 2016 10:30 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Disco 1 "DeCat"
Replies: 6
Views: 2734

Re: Disco 1 "DeCat"

It's not GEMS, but my 88 RRC is running a later model 3.9. At some point during the transition from the 3.5 to the 3.9 I performed a catectomy. There were 3 blocking up the exhaust so it breaths a lot easier. No error conditions in the 13CU managing the EFI resulted from the loss of the cats.
by bhoult
Sun Mar 20, 2016 9:14 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: West Harrison Lake - Saturday March 19th 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 8747

Re: West Harrison Lake - Saturday March 19th 2016

Are they meant to fail like this? Perhaps the "give" was intended based on the weak link principle. I need a replacement and wondering if I should purchase the same make as a replacement? Anyone have thoughts? Thanks I don't suppose there's anything really wrong with the Terrafirma guard, I suspect...
by bhoult
Sun Mar 20, 2016 7:32 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Torque Converter and drive plate depth
Replies: 6
Views: 2129

Re: Torque Converter and drive plate depth

Ok - that makes since. I've read the spec on the Mark's site a few times over the year but always thought they were including the flywheel commentary if you were converting from a 3.5 with a manual to a 4.3 v6, rather than the ZF.
by bhoult
Sun Mar 20, 2016 6:18 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: West Harrison Lake - Saturday March 19th 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 8747

Re: West Harrison Lake - Saturday March 19th 2016

Some images from the trip: (if these don't show - apologies, Try this link as well https://goo.gl/photos/N1ju1BguEpRHaajr8) https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/eKqe2cmTn9cyjMTwzSaQHtLtgq-XQyo34JBUgeBOIgJabvE8Of8DzDA-2CiRH7-ifzByhTIm_nJR2EwshAoll93XM_Wr15JP5AmP_KXhW0w0NIeOwrlV49iqFRbmN27oPRN5Z5GyGFpErJ...
by bhoult
Sun Mar 20, 2016 12:44 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Torque Converter and drive plate depth
Replies: 6
Views: 2129

Re: Torque Converter and drive plate depth

I'll have to research the Mark's kit. I don't understand why they would have a flywheel in the mix. Is there no other way to balance the 4.3? I suppose you could add a 5mm spacer to the back of the adapter instead of using the flex plate, but that begs the question of what you bolt the torque conver...