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General Information

Name
Evie
Year
2003
Make
Nissan
Model
GU Patrol III
Color
Metallic Grey
Packages
ST
History
4th owner; Car was originally owned by a 4wd enthusiast who treated the chassis for rust and looked after the car well. Second owner was a rural real estate agent who drove it on the road around the country. 3rd owner was a SAS serviceman who fitted it out to tow a huge caravan. I have full service history and the car has been looked after well.
2003 Nissan GU Patrol III (Metallic Grey)

Extensively modified by myself for extreme touring.
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Modifications

Drivetrain
-3.0L ZD30DDTi
-Eaton Elockers front & rear
-Eclipse ECP540 Turbo (DIY fitted)
-Fabwitz 3" stainless intake & airbox (DIY fitted)
-Fabwitz 4" stainless snorkel (DIY fitted)
-HPD Intercooler with thermo fan (DIY fitted)
-ECPT Remap (DIY fitted)
-Catcher Can (DIY fitted)
-EGR Blanked (DIY fitted)
-Dawes & Needle Valve, turbo tuned to 32psi (DIY fitted)
-100 A/h deep cycle auxiliary battery (DIY fitted)
-RedArc Dual Battery Controller with manual override in cabin (DIY fitted)
-Custom stainless steel bracket in engine bay for electrical systems (DIY fabricated & fitted)
-Waterproof 6 gang fuse blocks for each battery in engine bay (DIY fitted)
-100A Isolator switch for auxiliary battery (DIY fitted)
-Under bonnet mounted LED's turn automatically when bonnet is opened (DIY fabricated & fitted)

Suspension:
5" Dobbinson heavy duty coils
5" Superior Engineering adjustable monotubes (rear) (DIY fitted)
5" Superior Engineering monotubes (front) (DIY fitted)
Toughdog adjustable panhard rods
Heavy duty drag link
Heavy duty tie rod
Hardcase 4X4 diffguards front & rear (DIY fitted)
Profender RTC steering damper
Extended braided brake lines
Superior engineering dropboxes
Interior
-Vinyl flooring with waterproof underlay (DIY fitted)
-Custom made roof console with 2X narva map lights, 6 gang switch panel and housing for car PC (DIY designed & fitted)
-Compartment above passenger glove box converted to a lockable electronics bay with breakers, fuses and control systems housed within (DIY designed, fabricated & fitted)
-Titan single rear draw with fitted wings (DIY modified)
-Winch controls permanently wired to roof console with safety switch (DIY Project)
-Dunn & Wattson fridge tilt slide (DIY fitted)
-Carling rocker switches with custom laser etched labels and blue LED backlights (DIY designed & fitted)
-3 position rocker switch for reverse/camping lights; automatic-on/off/on (DIY designed & fitted)
-1500W Pure sine wave inverter mounted neatly under draw wing (DIY fitted)
-Kings seat covers
-Kings seat organizers
-Mounted 150Lph air compressor concealed in draw wing with wireless remote start/stop control mod (DIY project)
-Dual 35mm Gauge Holders (DIY fitted)
-ProSport pro series LED Boost/EGT Gauges with inbuilt alarms (DIY fitted)
-Electronic cruise control (DIY fitted)
-Glow plug timer mod (DIY fitted)
-GME 5W 80 Channel CB Radio
-Modified ARB Turbo Timer (DIY modified, LED's changed to blue to match colour theme)
-Stainless barn door table modified with automatically activated LED floodlights, dual USB chargers & a high current cigarette lighter socket (DIY)
-Main & Dual battery monitor with current shunt sensing and audible alarms mounted in the passenger side barn door (DIY fitted)
-20A Solar charger mounted on passenger side barn door (DIY fitted)
-Gas strut mod for passanger side barn door (DIY fitted)
-Extension mod for passanger side barn door (DIY fitted)
-Cel-fi 4G phone repeater with 4G whip antenna mounted on folding bracket (DIY fitted)
-All interior and instrument lights converted to LED. Dashboard lights changed to blue in line with color theme (DIY fitted)
-Various high current USB charging points fitted around interior
Exterior
Body & Bars

-MCC Rocker Bar (Sand variant) (DIY fitted)
-Stainless steel rear ladder
-Grande 12000lb Winch (DIY fitted)
-GME AE4705B Detachable 6.6DB Antenna (DIY fitted)
-6.6DB gain antenna for 2G/3G/4G phone signal (DIY fitted)
-Kut Snake wheel arch flares (DIY fitted)
-Recovery tracks mounted to roof rack via quick release brackets
-Custom made tube style rock sliders (DIY fitted)
-Custom made rear bar with super heavy duty wheel carrier and Jerry can holder (DIY fitted)
-Modified wheel carrier mounted reverse light holder(DIY fitted)
-Aluminium 3/4 roof rack (DIY fitted)
-110W fixed solar panel (DIY fitted)
-Rhyno rack sports rack housing solar panel & curved lightbar (DIY fitted)
-30 Second wing awning with LED strip light mod (DIY fitted)
Audio
In place of a regular head unit I am running a Custom built car PC solution: (DIY Designed & Developed, & Fitted). See my blog: https://patrolpc.blogspot.com/
-(Intel Core I3 4360, 8GB Kingston low profile ram, Asus Z97L Plus Motherboard, 250GB Samsing 850 Series SSD, Purpose built 125W PSU for car PC's, VoomPC Case)
-Xenarc HD Capacative Touchscreen in place of normal head unit
-Can play steam games on the PC with an Xbox or Play Station controller
-Full bluetooth connectivity to play music with phones, tablets ect
-External volume knob with push to mute to control volume
-SiRF STAR IV High Accuracy GPS Module for navigation
-Bluetooth 4.0 module
-Onboard dual band AC Wi-Fi with external antenna
-Connects automatically on start-up to the engine's ECU via a DIY custom adapter and displays gauges of important stats in real time. Has inbuilt audio and visual alarms for battery voltage, coolant temp ect.
-FM Radio connected to original electric antenna via a FM radio dongle
-3.5MM Aux in
-Android auto integration

Audio & Speakers
-PC's stereo audio is fed though high quality cable to a 240W 4 pioneer amplifier.
-4X 3 Way Pioneer Satellite Speakers in the doors
-Pioneer 800W Monoblock Class D amp
-Kicker Compact 12" Sub in compact box
Lighting
-Custom made LED headlights with CCFL rings and wi-fi controlled RGB halo rings
-6" lightbar (rear)
-Narva round park/indicator lights
-2X Aurora dually 6" combination driving lights
-6" Lightbar (front)
-Dual color curved lightbar (roof)
-4" LED Floodlight mounted on roofrack
-30W LED foglights with blue angel eyes
-All exterior lights including indicators & parking lights replaced with high output Cree LED's
Exhaust
3" Stainless steel turbo back exhaust
Wheel and Tire
35" Micky Thompson MTZ
15X8" Sunraysia Rims (-22 Offset)

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