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  1. Auto Electrical
    Hey guys having a fault with my 88 gq. No rev counter, no vaultage meter, no odometer. And no power windows. They were all working fine then hoped in this morning and nothing. Any tips on troubleshooting where the fault would be and how it occurred would be greatly appreciated
  2. Auto Electrical
    I am putting new LED indicators in the bull bar of my 1999 GU. I chose a model with a seperate white light imbedded so I could wire it up to be permanently on with the ignition for safety. I plan to do the same on the rear, with red lights. I am after suggestions on how best to wire this up. Thanks
  3. Nissan Patrol GQ/Y60 & Ford Maverick
    Hi, Bare with me while I explain the background. It may help diagnosis. Potentialy relevant engine / electrics info - GQ 4.2L turbo diesel - redarc dual battery system - HID headlights / 4x100w driving lights - aftermarket car alarm - upspecced alternator fitted with reco engine 1 yr ago (not...
  4. Auto Electrical
    So another post got me thinking about the difficulty of explaining how to do a quality electrical wiring joint without pictures. Which leads us here... I thought a good example would be splicing a wire into another in line without degrading the initial connection. It is one of the more...
  5. Engine & Drivetrain
    I am looking for the part that connects the base of the distributor to the timing gear. This is the only part keeping me from getting this neat old Patrol going. I don't know the name of this part. I hope someone can help. Are there any Utah Patrol owners out there?
  6. Nissan Patrol GU/GR Y61
    Hi guys, A friend of mine went to start his ute the other day, and it didn't crank, so he gave the solenoid a Tap with a wooden hammer and then lost all dash and key power. I began investigating - Checked all fuses in large box next to battery, all had continuity... Tested for power to back...
  7. Auto Electrical
    Hi guys, been searching through for people's electrical set-up in the rear of their wagons. I am in the middle of trying to design one for my GQ. I have bought a smart relay type kit, a new ARB dual battery tray (td42) and am getting a 725CCA 105 Ahr Calcium Battery. I am going to run 6BS twin...
  8. Nissan Patrol GQ/Y60 & Ford Maverick
    GQ RB30 melt down... Need help!! G'day fellas, I've since bought A rb30 troll, has little rust in the gutters, but overall in great nick.. I did a full service on Sunday 24th of feb and after driving for an hour my cigarette lighter blew up and a **** load of smoke came out from behind my...
  9. Auto Electrical
    Hi everyone hoping someone can help me out . Have a 05 patrol TI 4.8 on duel fuel that keeps dying for no reason,you can drive 300klms and nothing, then drive 50m and it does it twice. First mechanic said tps so bought and fitted whole new unit , still doing it. Then he said the tappets at...
  10. Auto Electrical
    hi i have a gq td42t the battery keeps going flat within hours ive had the car looked at by a auto elec altinator checked ok. battery checked ok. so im thinking that something is drawing power there is no dash lights on and no interior lights or exterior lights on is there anything else that...
  11. Nissan Patrol GU/GR Y61
    hi i have a 2000 gu zd30 i had changed the starter solinoid after it failed.it was just clicking and i think it was shorting out because some times the cars power would go out for a couple of seconds. anyway i am now getting multi error codes and the engine seems to kick back when i crank it...
  12. Engine & Drivetrain
    Hi Guys. Ive spoken to several auto trans places and spent countless hours on the net searching for answers but to no avail so hopefully one of you or somebody you know might have an answer... The problems are as follows: Trans operates as per normal under acceleration, changes up fairly...
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