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This one is for all the negative patrol bashers i just got back from my trip round aus took me 2 years towing a 2 tonne caravan behind my 2001 gu 3lt i did the inter cooler fan provent 200 dawes valve blocked egr when i left had 180,000 k on it now has 240,000k never missed a beat all i had to do is replace the alternator for the first time.I did regular services all the way round but did all that previous to my trip only using nissan filters and delo 400 multi.I would like to thank the forum for all the tips .follow the guide lines and you should have trouble free motoring.
 

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Wow, congratulations on a good trip and a safe arrival. Thats ONE for the 4 bangers!
 

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Good work, a bit maintenance an know how will get you along way.

Would love to get around to doing this trip
 

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Well done. 2 years, wow, I'm planning a 3 month trip and think that's long.
 

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i have also been using 150 ml of 2 stroke oil per tank of diesel i think the patrol is running better now then it was at the start of my trip
 

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I have just done a 15000km trip over 2 months with a 2001 gu zd30 when i returned i had just under 200000 km on the clock. only had to replace the AC compressor, bearing buggered out.
 

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sounds like an awesome time. any good photo's you care to share??? i'm planning a 4 month trip from next july and from advice from this forum i'm setting truck up for some simpson action, kakadu fun and a run thru kimberley then down west coast home. from radelaide. 3 litre 07' gu beauts. would love to see some pics from trip as i'm sure others would too. :iconbana:
 
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