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by rgallant
Thu Oct 22, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: End of Season Camp Out - Oct 24-25th 2020
Replies: 7
Views: 287

Re: End of Season Camp Out - Oct 24-25th 2020

@lrd90blue$$ You need to be a club member and you have automatic access, if you are just a forum member you do not have access. If you just joined the club it can take a day or so.
by rgallant
Sun Oct 18, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Add some lights to my Disco
Replies: 11
Views: 206

Re: Add some lights to my Disco

@StuartL I had not thought about the Cyclops thing very good. :)
by rgallant
Sat Oct 17, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Coil issue?
Replies: 20
Views: 398

Re: Coil issue?

Here is a basic how to test your distributor and check the cap https://www.carsdirect.com/car-repair/how-to-tell-if-you-have-a-faulty-distributor Testing the coil is pretty easy too you just need a multimeter Here is link to a how to https://axleaddict.com/auto-repair/How-to-Test-an-Ignition-Coil Bu...
by rgallant
Sat Oct 17, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Add some lights to my Disco
Replies: 11
Views: 206

Re: Add some lights to my Disco

Funny enough that last trip was the push to get the pods mounted they have been sitting in the garage for 8 months :)
by rgallant
Sat Oct 17, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Add some lights to my Disco
Replies: 11
Views: 206

Re: Add some lights to my Disco

No orange halo yet, I need to tap the Day the Running lights. I figure I would wait until I decided if I need a second light.
by rgallant
Sat Oct 17, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Add some lights to my Disco
Replies: 11
Views: 206

Re: Add some lights to my Disco

@cmcgowan Ah thanks I had the Cody but was not sure, it takes me a time or 2 of meeting people for the names to stick.
by rgallant
Sat Oct 17, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: LR4 Overlander
Replies: 29
Views: 1119

Re: LR4 Overlander

Added a quick post on adding lights to the Disco viewtopic.php?f=15&t=11122&p=47143#p47143
by rgallant
Sat Oct 17, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Add some lights to my Disco
Replies: 11
Views: 206

Add some lights to my Disco

While doing some routine maintenance I found some connectors behind the grill of my Disco and a pair of relays hidden at the end of the under hood fuse box. I set up a quick test to confirm my suspicion it was left over driving light wiring An old driving light used to test the circuit - note the ve...
by rgallant
Sat Oct 17, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Getting to use our 101 Forward Control.
Replies: 2
Views: 86

Re: Getting to use our 101 Forward Control.

That is such cool setup.
by rgallant
Sat Oct 17, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: LR4 Overlander
Replies: 29
Views: 1119

Re: LR4 Overlander

Nice build I liked your lights so much I added one to my Disco, the large one.
by rgallant
Fri Oct 16, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: At the race track?
Replies: 2
Views: 98

Re: At the race track?

If for no other reason than everyone would stop an look.
by rgallant
Mon Oct 12, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: Regional Discussion - Vancouver Island
Topic: Clear cut by the old steam donkey
Replies: 9
Views: 216

Re: Clear cut by the old steam donkey

25 guys used to run that here is a link to a little more info if you interested https://cecilashley.wixsite.com/the-las ... he-loggers
by rgallant
Mon Oct 12, 2020 1:04 pm
Forum: Regional Discussion - Vancouver Island
Topic: Clear cut by the old steam donkey
Replies: 9
Views: 216

Re: Clear cut by the old steam donkey

Did that thing used to have tracks ?
by rgallant
Sat Oct 10, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: End of Season Camp Out - Oct 24-25th 2020
Replies: 7
Views: 287

Re: End of Season Camp Out - Oct 17-18th 2020

So far I am good to go
by rgallant
Wed Oct 07, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Series 2a issues...where to start
Replies: 7
Views: 128

Re: Series 2a issues...where to start

Clutch - start with master cylinder and lines do you have fluid and is it at the full mark If so pump the clutch pedal does it firm up at all, if not master cylinder if it does a bit likely master cylinder but check for leaks 1st. I have found the simplest leak check is paper towel or newspaper unde...
by rgallant
Fri Oct 02, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Another Wolf for sale from Suffield
Replies: 7
Views: 419

Re: Another Wolf for sale from Suffield

nope you are not cheap that price is just stupid just read the condition details
by rgallant
Sat Sep 26, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Stripping 03 Disco for parts
Replies: 5
Views: 181

Re: Stripping 03 Disco for parts

As we discussed via email headlights and ECU, if available.
by rgallant
Thu Sep 10, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Kwoiek Lake area
Replies: 2
Views: 130

Re: Kwoiek Lake area

That is a possible as I have no date set
by rgallant
Mon Sep 07, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Kwoiek Lake area
Replies: 2
Views: 130

Kwoiek Lake area

As I am finally about to fill in the giant pit of doom in the backyard, I am hoping to get away for a couple of days. Generally heading: East Harrison to Boston Bar Boston Bar to Lytton following the power line trail - overnighting a Kwoiek Lake Lytton to Gold bridge along a FSR that follows the riv...
by rgallant
Fri Sep 04, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: 101 Camper
Replies: 2
Views: 155

Re: 101 Camper

Wow that looks nice
by rgallant
Thu Aug 13, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: Links
Topic: Online Land Rover 1948-2019 Brochures
Replies: 3
Views: 680

Re: Online Land Rover 1948-2019 Brochures

Nice I guess I should get around to scanning my 2002 Discovery Brochure
by rgallant
Mon Aug 10, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Church on Sunday - Aug 9th 2020
Replies: 12
Views: 494

Re: Church on Sunday - Aug 9th 2020

Looks like you had an excellent day
by rgallant
Thu Aug 06, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Cancelled for 2020 Vancouver BC to Tuktoyaktuk trip - planning
Replies: 24
Views: 725

Re: Cancelled for 2020 Vancouver BC to Tuktoyaktuk trip - planning

For me it is no go the universe is not going my way
by rgallant
Sat Aug 01, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: Land Use Issues and Road Access
Topic: Texas Creek Closure
Replies: 3
Views: 269

Re: Texas Creek Closure

@amadreas yup that is correct as long as you are on the road and the area is open you are fine, the closure I believe is protect the Griz during matting and cubbing seasons.
by rgallant
Fri Jul 31, 2020 10:20 pm
Forum: Land Use Issues and Road Access
Topic: Texas Creek Closure
Replies: 3
Views: 269

Re: Texas Creek Closure

Not interesting so much as scary. I have run into a few of these types over the years most were simply uninformed

This seems far more intentionally malicious and technically fraudulent as well
by rgallant
Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: 04 D2 fog and reverse lens assembly.
Replies: 6
Views: 90

Re: 04 D2 fog and reverse lens assembly.

Still nothing has passed through let me know if you still need it.
by rgallant
Mon Jul 27, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: 04 D2 fog and reverse lens assembly.
Replies: 6
Views: 90

Re: 04 D2 fog and reverse lens assembly.

I have not seen a PM you can send me a direct email.
by rgallant
Sun Jul 26, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: 04 D2 fog and reverse lens assembly.
Replies: 6
Views: 90

Re: 04 D2 fog and reverse lens assembly.

Confirmed I have a right hand lens, you will need your rubber seal and bulb mounting plate this is just the lens bit. If you PM me your address I can get in the post tomorrow, no charge for the lens Andrew Goh gave it to me so I am passing it on. I figure about 12.00 for shipping but I will let you ...
by rgallant
Sat Jul 25, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: 04 D2 fog and reverse lens assembly.
Replies: 6
Views: 90

Re: 04 D2 fog and reverse lens assembly.

I believe I have a left and right, I will need to confirm Sunday am. I think the right one is a brand new Britpart in the box. Just confirming you need the lower unit bumper mounted unit ?
by rgallant
Mon Jul 06, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Disco 1 - rear brakes won’t bleed
Replies: 2
Views: 136

Re: Disco 1 - rear brakes won’t bleed

Hi Martin, could be the master cylinder feed line from to the ABS pump. A fellow on another forum had the same issue, he pulled the feed lines one at a time at the ABS pump unit to find it.
by rgallant
Tue Jun 30, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: Land Use Issues and Road Access
Topic: Pemberton to Bella Coola route?
Replies: 5
Views: 4774

Re: Pemberton to Bella Coola route?

I did this in my Pathfinder a few years back. I used the Cariboo Chilcotin backroads book Go over the Hurley Pass and down to Gold Bridge, you could go via Anderson lake too but the reserves may be closed Then in down through along Carpenter lake through to Lillooet and take the highway to Pavilion/...
by rgallant
Mon Jun 29, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: LR4 Overlander
Replies: 29
Views: 1119

Re: LR4 Overlander

Very nice it will be interesting to see how this works out
by rgallant
Thu Jun 25, 2020 8:17 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Ham Radio Purchase and Installation
Replies: 4
Views: 181

Re: Ham Radio Purchase and Installation

Hi Andrew location will depend a lot on the radio you get. As I recall there is not a lot of room up there, the radio needs some air space for cooling, that is how my primary unit ended up in the alpine window. Power should ideally come directly from the battery with, inline fuses. Antenna mounting ...
by rgallant
Thu Jun 18, 2020 8:16 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Off-Road Events for June 2020
Replies: 12
Views: 692

Re: Off-Road Events for June 2020

@amadreas you made me look up what was considered a class 6 trail I have never worried about trail ratings beyond yup I can go there nope I can not go there. But a Class 6 seems to be Quite rocky or deep ruts. Rocks to 12" and frequent. Water crossings may exceed hub depth with strong currents. Shel...
by rgallant
Tue Jun 16, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Off-Road Events for June 2020
Replies: 12
Views: 692

Re: Off-Road Events for June 2020

Yes an excellent trip
by rgallant
Tue Jun 09, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Discovery II Transmission Bezel - found one no longer required
Replies: 2
Views: 123

Re: Discovery II Transmission Bezel

@seatosky ended up in Vancouver yesterday and hit the one wrecker that has Diosco and got one in excellent shape, but thanks very much for the lead.
by rgallant
Wed Jun 03, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Discovery II Transmission Bezel - found one no longer required
Replies: 2
Views: 123

Discovery II Transmission Bezel - found one no longer required

Anyone have one with most of the retaining slides in place?

This bit :

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Ideally with 4 or at least 3 of the slides still in place

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by rgallant
Thu May 28, 2020 8:21 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Got a few things cleaned up on the Disco
Replies: 15
Views: 442

Re: Got a few things cleaned up on the Disco

:lol: :lol: :lol: yea yea I know just a baby
by rgallant
Wed May 27, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Got a few things cleaned up on the Disco
Replies: 15
Views: 442

Re: Got a few things cleaned up on the Disco

@bsa_m21 yea I suspect the camshaft is worn, although it "looked" ok through the lifter holes when I checked while doing the head gaskets. Or the bottom end bearings are starting to wear out. At least I never get a low oil light warning, and a flush is worth the try there is nothing to lose. 10/30 i...
by rgallant
Wed May 27, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Got a few things cleaned up on the Disco
Replies: 15
Views: 442

Re: Got a few things cleaned up on the Disco

Thanks Eric, I figured checking bolts and racks would be part of your daily off road maintenance. I tend to be a bit OCD about that stuff. Also continuing being sort of trapped at home I checked my oil pressure the today,I have a gauge but the feed wire was too short so while I wait I setup up a tem...
by rgallant
Wed May 27, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: The Rover-Lander Spring 2020
Replies: 4
Views: 410

Re: The Rover-Lander Spring 2020

Mine arrived today, good job
by rgallant
Wed May 20, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Pennask Rd
Replies: 11
Views: 621

Re: Pennask Rd

Wow that was a lot of work, but not much to do other than dig you were well buried.
by rgallant
Wed May 20, 2020 8:00 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Pennask Rd
Replies: 11
Views: 621

Re: Pennask Rd

Great picture,hope you were not in there for too long.
by rgallant
Fri May 15, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Disco2 front drive shaft
Replies: 4
Views: 156

Re: Disco2 front drive shaft

Sorry It went in the spring clean up.
by rgallant
Fri May 15, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Disco2 front drive shaft
Replies: 4
Views: 156

Re: Disco2 front drive shaft

I think I tossed my old one but I will check in the AM
by rgallant
Fri May 15, 2020 12:18 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Got a few things cleaned up on the Disco
Replies: 15
Views: 442

Re: Got a few things cleaned up on the Disco

Hi Stuart, already have an awning but thanks. Got the 2 inch steel installed now I just need to wait for the rest of the mounting hardware, but at least I am mobile again
by rgallant
Tue May 12, 2020 8:18 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Got a few things cleaned up on the Disco
Replies: 15
Views: 442

Re: Got a few things cleaned up on the Disco

@ANDYD The 04/03 have the short round bars and no extensions available, They rated for all of 110lbs dynamic and static lbs. Basically they are just bolted directly to the roof. Here is a better picture of the mounting gear. The two 1 inch bars stacked at the front will be replaced with a single 2 i...