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DSL
Keeper of the wheelie bin 


Member Since: 11 May 2006
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United Kingdom 2011 Discovery 4 3.0 SDV6 HSE Auto Zermatt SilverDiscovery 4

Best photographed with a wheelie bin for scale. Whistle Whistle

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11 D4 HSE - just Dee, no more Double Disco. Sad 
 
Post #187026119th Oct 2017 5:29 pm
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kajtzu
 


Member Since: 10 Aug 2017
Location: Helsinki
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Finland 2005 Discovery 3 4.4 V8 HSE Auto Cairns BlueDiscovery 3

Not bad at all.

The last few years we’ve had fairly mild winters and very little snow. Sometime back in 2008-2012 there were epic amounts of the white stuff.
  
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DSL
Keeper of the wheelie bin 


Member Since: 11 May 2006
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United Kingdom 2011 Discovery 4 3.0 SDV6 HSE Auto Zermatt SilverDiscovery 4

Ok, confession time. That was also back then. Thumbs Up Thumbs Up

Milder winters = happy SWMBO = happy me. Thumbs Up
 

11 D4 HSE - just Dee, no more Double Disco. Sad 
 
Post #187027119th Oct 2017 5:52 pm
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kajtzu
 


Member Since: 10 Aug 2017
Location: Helsinki
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Finland 2005 Discovery 3 4.4 V8 HSE Auto Cairns BlueDiscovery 3

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Post #187027519th Oct 2017 6:04 pm
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ostosix
 


Member Since: 19 Mar 2017
Location: Lincoln
Posts: 117

United Kingdom 2005 Discovery 3 TDV6 SE Auto Tonga GreenDiscovery 3

After borrowing a neighbours breaker and it was absolute rubbish, the worlds biggest gatepost ball of concrete got pulled out with the disco.





  
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Ja92mie
 


Member Since: 16 Sep 2014
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United Kingdom 2005 Discovery 3 TDV6 SE Manual Java BlackDiscovery 3

Impressive! Low range? Did it come out easily?
  
Post #187089021st Oct 2017 3:37 pm
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ostosix
 


Member Since: 19 Mar 2017
Location: Lincoln
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United Kingdom 2005 Discovery 3 TDV6 SE Auto Tonga GreenDiscovery 3

Yes a lot easier than i thought. Low range just for more control. The expanding bolt was the smallest i had M8 only because thats the largest masonry bit i had. It was 12mm hole. Took it gentle incase it sheared and draped a net over incase the chain went flying into my truck. Took some load, got out to check and it was already out(middle photo).

Just wish id done it 2 hours before but hey!
  
Post #187093321st Oct 2017 5:16 pm
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Bodstruck
 


Member Since: 17 Aug 2017
Location: Wiltshire
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Well, last night actually but picked up a set of new GG AT3s on D4 rims for a shade over 400 notes. Result.

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Post #187296427th Oct 2017 5:15 pm
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Geoff at Drym
 


Member Since: 18 May 2015
Location: Cornwall
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England 2007 Discovery 3 TDV6 SE Auto Java BlackDiscovery 3

On Tuesday my local Indy undersealed my D3. Cleaned off all surplus rust (wasn't too bad) and used Waxoil with some old engine oil mixed in. He reckons the added oil helps it to penetrate better as well as being a good metal protector.
On Thursday I drove to Launceston to an Alive Tuning agent and had the Alive remap. Old girl seems a lot smoother, pick up is much improved and the increase in acceleration and torque is noticeably better. I'm quite chuffed. It was the old girl's (Disco) 100,000 mile birthday.
Return journey was that much faster, so fuel economy was as before. Thumbs Up
 2007 Disco3 2.7 tdv6 SE
gvif with reversing camera
V8 brakes with new EPB module and shoes
Later D4 grille
Mazda MX5
Ferguson ted20 tractor
Hyundai Getz 1.4 (wife's ) 
 
Post #187337429th Oct 2017 10:41 am
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Bodstruck
 


Member Since: 17 Aug 2017
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Stripped, cleaned and adjusted the parking brake. NS one was pretty much seized. Hopefully cures the intermittent screech.
Then fitted the new wheels (with AT3s). Very Happy

  
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ITO
 


Member Since: 26 Jan 2017
Location: Aberdeenshire
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United Kingdom 2011 Discovery 4 3.0 SDV6 XS Auto Stornoway GreyDiscovery 4

Pre-winter water wading refresher training with COTAG 4x4 Response.







Ah sorry, D4 in a D3 thread. Rolling Eyes
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COTAG 4x4 Response 
 
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