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    More mod cons and a price rise for the 70 series

    Carplay is available on the corolla, camry, prius, rav 4, ch-r and the hiace. No real 4wds https://www.toyota.com.au/connected
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    More mod cons and a price rise for the 70 series

    The plastic bit that goes between the gear levers and the centre console that gives u the extra cup holder and bigger phone holder can be found for $50 on eBay
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    Where to: 79series full builds.

    I’m pretty sure Andrew St Pierre White said that his chassis extension on his current build 79 series was an option any Toyota dealer could organise with some mob in Melbourne, but most dealers didn’t know it could be done
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    All Things 76!

    Have you upgraded the clutch yet? You will need to after the remap
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    Gaia GPS

    I asked Hema a month or so ago if they had plans to get hema 4wd into carplay, apparently they are not remotely interested. This will be there downfall
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    70 series Toyota Warn superwinch

    The 9000lb warn superwinch Toyota sells for the 70 series is significantly cheaper than the 9000lb Warn winches Arb sells. Obviously with the addition of the winch plate, the winch fits in the Toyota steel bar. I know other winches also fit in the Toyota bar. I hate the look of the Toyota bar...
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    South coast NSW to Perth

    Depends on how much time you have for the journey, I would be checking out Port Lincoln, Kalgoorlie and Esperance
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    5th Annual NSW Meet - Barrington Tops May 1-3 (Cancelled)

    With a decent 4g aerial and a 4g dongle, you can get ok Telstra coverage from the camp
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    Vic High Country - Must see tracks

    I believe that whole area is closed after the fires?
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    Monitoring Solar from Cab

    Not hard at all really, the key thing is only the cable from the battery side of the shunt goes to the negative post of the auxiliary battery, no other cables go to the negative post. So for an insitu install you would take all the current cables off the negative post, attach them to a bus bar...
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    Monitoring Solar from Cab

    Yep, i have the monitor mounted to the top right of cargo side of the cargo barrier so i can see whats going on when at the back of the car, whilst sitting around camp or driving, i keep an eye on whats going on via the iphone app.
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    Monitoring Solar from Cab

    Look at the Victron bmv 712
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    Dingo dell track & campsite.

    Im not sure if the track is open, the fires went thru that area
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    What/Where Is The Hottest/Coldest Place You have Lived/Worked ?

    Hottest was drilling an iron ore range west of Cue, WA, got to low 50’s with heat coming off the iron ore. It was hot enough to pour the peanut butter from the jar. coldest if this counts, working in the freezer of the local supermarket, packing the shelves from the inside.
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    Could a Revolution lithium have a fan as part of the bms?

    I spoke to revolution, definitely no fan. stuffed if I know what’s making the noise
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    Could a Revolution lithium have a fan as part of the bms?

    I doubt it, car had been off for 4+ hrs. i initially thought from the sound that it was the arb compressor and that I had left it turned on and it was losing pressure so the pressure switch was activating but I remembered I had disconnected it’s wires from the battery
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    Could a Revolution lithium have a fan as part of the bms?

    It’s a redarc bcdc1225d, definitely no fan. i will call them
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    Could a Revolution lithium have a fan as part of the bms?

    Hi all, last night I was camped right beside my car and heard a wirring noise multiple times whilst trying to go to sleep (it was hot and two possums we’re having a barney). This was hours after turning the car off and I have never heard this noise before? It wasn’t the fridge, I know what it...
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    ITechworld Lithium

    The thing i can think of is that you might usually charge slower, but sometimes you want to put max amps into the battery?
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