divine and i built our chinese cars together and yes my great wall never let me down either. i had so much fun with it but it was incredibly underpowered. the fellow that now owns it keeps in touch.
some times when ive had to much to drink i wish i had it back :)
some of you on here might...
it’s been a few years since I did this trip (2016)but here’s a trip report of big desert. It was a relatively easy trip and as said before , you don’t have to play in the dunes
just noticed these last couple of posts.
it does become complicated to use the cable. I had already fitted free wheeling hubs and locked the front actuator in. this bypasses all the electronics and you just lock and unlock hubs like old school 4b
I had a mid 80s camira and never had an issue apart from I conking out on very hot days . Think the fuel evaporated before it reached the injectors . Once the car cooled down (sometimes 30 min!!!) it would work fine
Also had a mark 1 cortina that the starter would jam on the ring gear and had...
Bit of an update.
I went out yesterday and found some tracks where my previous under powered 4wd would of needed low range in places. In my renault koleos with the shifter in 1st i was doing about 20kph at about 2500 rpm. Seemed to sort itself into a pretty low gear. At other times I might have...