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by pietpetoors
Fri 27 Nov 2015, 16:16
Forum: Technical
Topic: Cable on automatic gearbox
Replies: 4
Views: 1231

Cable on automatic gearbox

There is normally a cable running form the engines accelerator to the auto gearbox.

What is this cable for? Does it have something to do with the kick back?
by pietpetoors
Wed 25 Nov 2015, 20:04
Forum: Events
Topic: Classic Car Show 12 December
Replies: 6
Views: 1457

Re: Classic Car Show 12 December

President High School
Cnr Milton and Giel Basson roads
Parow

10Am to 4pm

Adults R30.00, kids under 12 R10.00
by pietpetoors
Wed 25 Nov 2015, 11:44
Forum: Indroduce yourself/Welcome to new members
Topic: Intro - Pietpetoors
Replies: 5
Views: 2070

Re: Intro - Pietpetoors

The Surf still needs some work. But we are sorting her out.
I must actually take an updated picture as we fitted new corner lamps.

Has a Lexus 1UZ with the matching original Lexus auto box and also Toyota management system.
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Toyota Surf
surf (2).JPG (68.63 KiB) Viewed 1998 times
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Lexus in Surf
Surf (1).jpg (56.51 KiB) Viewed 1998 times
by pietpetoors
Tue 24 Nov 2015, 19:04
Forum: Restoration
Topic: Registration and fines
Replies: 9
Views: 2315

Re: Registration and fines

Thank you, will see if I can find out how much the fines.
I guess one will not be able to register it as rebuilt if the previous owner did not scrap it.
(ps. its not that station wagon is it?)
No, it is a '76 Firebird which has not been advertised anywhere yet.
by pietpetoors
Tue 24 Nov 2015, 09:06
Forum: Restoration
Topic: Registration and fines
Replies: 9
Views: 2315

Registration and fines

I can get hold of a Pontiac, but its license was last paid in 1993, it has nether been scrapped.

If one register this car, will you have to pay 22 years of arrears and fines or is there a way around it?
by pietpetoors
Tue 24 Nov 2015, 08:52
Forum: Indroduce yourself/Welcome to new members
Topic: Intro - Pietpetoors
Replies: 5
Views: 2070

Re: Intro - Pietpetoors

Ja, maar daai Lexus het te veel drade. Ek en George wou albei al baie lank graag Lexus in ons Hiluxe sit, maar was te bang om ons voertuie op te neuk. Toe kry ons die Surf vir minder as wat 'n conversion ons sou kos en besluit om met hom te speel en dan oor die bakkies te besluit. Is nou oortuig as ...
by pietpetoors
Tue 24 Nov 2015, 07:00
Forum: Indroduce yourself/Welcome to new members
Topic: Intro - Pietpetoors
Replies: 5
Views: 2070

Intro - Pietpetoors

Real name is Pieter Pretorius Stay in Langebaan, business owner http://www.4x4direct.co.za I've always had a passion for vehicles but let it lay idle for too long. I mostly like the old stuff up to about 1973, but my favorites are 1956, 1957 Chevy and Pontiac. Overhauled my first engine by myself wh...
by pietpetoors
Mon 23 Nov 2015, 14:57
Forum: Cars wanted
Topic: Original Chev Kommando station wagon
Replies: 4
Views: 2166

Re: Original Chev Kommando station wagon

This ad was posted on 15 Nov, maybe it is still there:
http://www.gumtree.co.za/a-cars-bakkies ... 0031331009