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  1. Re: Musso / Rexton 2.9L Turbodiesel Injector Pump fault

    Tony I might have that part for you - as I am sure I have a IP in my workshop.

    That trans is the same as in Ford Falcons, made in Albury - so you could try Falcon forums or Ford service centres...
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    Re: Ssangyong Musso

    Do it now!! Dont wait. I took mine to a mechanic 3 times to figure out the oil weeping at the back of the engine but they failed to figure it out. Finally it blew, didnt go back to that mechanic -...
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    Re: Ssangyong Musso

    The oils leaks probably your head gasket, get it sorted before you blow it!!! Ask me how i know....
  4. Re: Converting a 'new' vehicle to use vegetable oil

    Landcruiser or Hilux - both tried and tested and thrive on veggie oil.
    Mussos (Ssangyong) are OK so long as you dont do a head gasket (which I think they will all do with some "work")
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    Re: fuel starvation.

    I had a similar issue on my merc, it was the "lift pump" that is bolted to the outside of the injector pump....
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    Re: need to get a new truck

    Landcruiser - simple strong reliable - heaps of parts available and you can still use most of your existing SVO parts. Alot of them already have 2 fuel tanks or its simple to fit another under the...
  7. Re: New Forum Member - Chamberlain 3380 tractor

    Let us know how you go, I might be in the market for a perkins diesel chamberlain if it goes well.
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    Re: Oil Temp Guages

    I just used a cheapy from Autopro - $20, inside outside digital unit, with about 2.5metres of lead to the sensor.
    It maxs out at 70 degrees - but then I know it is hot enough!
    I can also tell when...
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    Re: SVO Musso

    These tanks seem fairly cheap and ruggered.

    http://boatbits.com.au/index.php/marine-parts/boat-fuel-tanks.html?p=2

    There are lots of sizes and heap of accessories, like guages etc.

    all the...
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    Tractors on SVO

    Hey there
    I am looking at converting my tractor - a Fendt diesel 80Hp ( I think it is a duetz engine.)
    Has anyone got any experience with this????

    Or I might buy a Mercedes MB1000/1500 (as I...
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    Re: Clean fuel tank

    Never had any issues with the merc but I do put some dino diesel through the system every year or so.... Not sure if it helps but I figure it might kill any bugs and flush all components. I did check...
  12. Re: oxidation in storage before proccessing

    If I remember my organic chemistry - oxidation can happen with things other than oxygen! So your LPG might still oxidise the oil - does any one know if this might be a issue??
    And no smoking when...
  13. Re: Removing oxidised WVO from plastic tub liner

    Hey Lozzer

    If I spill some oil, when filling my tank (in the ute tub) I quickly get over to the nearby car wash and use the engine cleaner on the tub liner. Leave it for a while then high...
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    Re: SVO 300TD Blog

    a few more entries into the blog
    http://overlander300td.wordpress.com/
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    Re: Ssangyong Musso

    Have a look at the Ssangyong forum
    http://www.ssangyongownersclubofaustralia.org
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    Re: Ssangyong Musso

    Me thinks it would not be up to the task, power or weight wise. There are heaps of promotions for twincabs that claim that you "could" tow 2-3.5 tonnes, behind but you are going to pull the backside...
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    Re: SVO Touring

    Michael

    Have you ever driven a w123 mercedes - great cruising vehicle.:cool:

    Musso is fine but not so good for sleeping in the back:eek:

    Just thought it would be more fun in the Merc, and I...
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    Re: SVO Touring

    I just keep it simple... funnel and tip a 20l container in. Takes less than a minute!
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    Re: SVO Touring

    Yep took the swag but as I had no fire and it was damp - I slept in the back.
    Arrive late leave early is my moto! then no hassles from anyone - what they don't know can not hurt them.
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    SVO Touring

    Hey there

    Had a enjoyable drive in South Australia on the weekend.
    Thanks to Johnnojack for some oil - yep people sharing oil for Travellers is awesome! I have helped out travellers and now I...
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    Re: Ssangyong Musso

    Yep Musso is going well. I ended up getting a auto 2006 with 70kms for 10K - good value me thinks:D

    It is a great vehicle and tows a compact (trek offroad) camper trailer easily.
    It is not...
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    Re: Solenoids

    Thanks for that information - they are only about 6 months old!!! but I will open it up and see what might be needed.
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    Re: Solenoids

    Yep clicking as expected.

    Can the oil return force the solenoid to leak - open/close.

    My switch system will not allow me to change the solenoid plumbing - it has a purge function.

    I will...
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    Solenoids

    Hey there

    I have a problem with my return solendoid (scintex type).
    http://www.scintex.com.au/components/com_virtuemart/shop_image/product/3_Port_Selector__4f8fb0538c168.jpg

    It seems to be...
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    Re: SVO 300TD Blog

    Thanks for that one - touch typing and not checking text!!
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