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by whitey86
Thu Apr 18, 2013 10:51 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: My new ranger
Replies: 4
Views: 2742

Re: My new ranger

welcome to the forum phibza , nice looking ranger mate , you wont be disappointed with it.
by whitey86
Tue Apr 09, 2013 9:30 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab
Replies: 16
Views: 10287

Re: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab

Hey Tony , yea i love the colour , looks good even if its not clean , I also bought a Focus for my Fiancee in the same colour.
by whitey86
Sun Apr 07, 2013 9:11 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: newby to 4x4
Replies: 8
Views: 3858

Re: newby to 4x4

If your after a set of cheap tyres , my brother runs Nexen A/T's on his triton and they seem to be a really good tyre , there cheap , quiet and good off road . But if you have the money Mickey Thompson ATZ are my recommendation
by whitey86
Sun Apr 07, 2013 6:31 pm
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Paint Protection ???
Replies: 19
Views: 13456

Re: Paint Protection ???

Hey guys when i picked up my ranger from getting the tint done the guy gave me a paint protection pack , he said it was exactly the same as what ford use, infact it had a ford logo on the box and they applied it for ford. So i took it to my mate who owns a panel shop , he looked at it and told me NE...
by whitey86
Sun Apr 07, 2013 6:20 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: newby to 4x4
Replies: 8
Views: 3858

Re: newby to 4x4

Hey Zac , I would change the tyres to something more aggresive if you intend on heading off road , I still have the standard ones on but i do a lot of highway driving. The standard tyres are useless in any slippery terrain.
by whitey86
Thu Mar 28, 2013 4:26 pm
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Mud flap removal ??
Replies: 8
Views: 5960

Re: Mud flap removal ??

Good to here no damage , I might just leave the guards on and wait to see if they get ripped off
by whitey86
Tue Mar 26, 2013 9:03 pm
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Mud flap removal ??
Replies: 8
Views: 5960

Re: Mud flap removal ??

Thirsty , when you lost the mud flap did it do any panel damage ? because this is my main concern that when the flaps get pushed or stuck on something that it will damage th panel work.
by whitey86
Sun Mar 24, 2013 11:08 am
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Mud flap removal ??
Replies: 8
Views: 5960

Re: Mud flap removal ??

Thx Guys , my mate is a panel beater so he has all the right clips to replace them , I am a bit concerened about damaging the body work by removing them.
Does anybody know of any replacement mud flps ?
by whitey86
Sat Mar 23, 2013 6:23 am
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Mud flap removal ??
Replies: 8
Views: 5960

Mud flap removal ??

Hey guys So i took my ranger D/cab along the beach the other weekend and I noticed that the rear mud flaps were acting like a plow and piling the sand up between the tyre and mud flap. I dont want to rip them off while offroad but cant find any replacements Has anybody removed theres and are there a...
by whitey86
Thu Mar 14, 2013 3:31 am
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Towing with brand new Ranger ???
Replies: 19
Views: 13563

Re: Towing with brand new Ranger ???

The licence issue doesnt bother me i have a HR licence.
by whitey86
Thu Mar 07, 2013 6:33 pm
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Can the reverse sensers be turned off
Replies: 17
Views: 11426

Re: Can the reverse sensers be turned off

Hey Guys , so yes it is a Ford tow bar , and after i used a different plug the reverse sensors did turn off.
by whitey86
Thu Mar 07, 2013 12:49 am
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Towing with brand new Ranger ???
Replies: 19
Views: 13563

Re: Towing with brand new Ranger ???

ROCKET0407 wrote:No dramas hey,well worth the wait!
Hang on a minute, your the only bloke in WA that didnt wait! :lol: :lol: :lol:
Cheers. :mrgreen:
Yep im bloody lucky :)
by whitey86
Wed Mar 06, 2013 11:15 pm
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Can the reverse sensers be turned off
Replies: 17
Views: 11426

Re: Can the reverse sensers be turned off

it was a hire trailer ,so was using there adaptor , do i need a for specific adaptor ??
And the trailer did have LED lights
by whitey86
Wed Mar 06, 2013 10:48 pm
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Can the reverse sensers be turned off
Replies: 17
Views: 11426

Can the reverse sensers be turned off

hey Guys
I was towing a car trailer the other day and found when trying to reverse the rverse sensors were going off like mad. This became very annoying and distracting
Is it possible to dissable the sensors ??
by whitey86
Wed Mar 06, 2013 10:45 pm
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Towing with brand new Ranger ???
Replies: 19
Views: 13563

Re: Towing with brand new Ranger ???

So i towed the trailer weighing in at 3,2T , went without a hitch , lots of torque and no need to really push or labour the motor.
by whitey86
Wed Mar 06, 2013 10:40 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab
Replies: 16
Views: 10287

Re: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab

thx Guys
So I towed the car trailer and it went great , the trailer and its load weighed in at 3.2T but yo could bairly feel it behind the Ranger , Awesome torque , Im a very happy camper
by whitey86
Tue Mar 05, 2013 3:35 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab
Replies: 16
Views: 10287

Re: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab

Seems like i was very lucky , they are in high demand

whitey
by whitey86
Tue Mar 05, 2013 1:41 am
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Towing with brand new Ranger ???
Replies: 19
Views: 13563

Re: Towing with brand new Ranger ???

Yea i think thats what i will do , it olny needs to be moved about 5km anyway.
by whitey86
Tue Mar 05, 2013 12:46 am
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Towing with brand new Ranger ???
Replies: 19
Views: 13563

Towing with brand new Ranger ???

Hey guys ive just picked up my XLT and need it to tow my old ute on a car trailer . Do i need to have "worn in" the ranger before i load it up , I think the trailer and ute on it would be 3 - 3.3 ton any advice pls
by whitey86
Tue Mar 05, 2013 12:40 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab
Replies: 16
Views: 10287

Re: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab

Yep cant wait
This is off topic but I need to tow a car trailer with my old ute on it , do i need to have driven the ranger for a while ie 1000k first before towing ????
by whitey86
Tue Mar 05, 2013 12:33 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab
Replies: 16
Views: 10287

Re: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab

Thx Rocket , It definatly was the right place right time , I got it on the last day of the month for 54K with the Bar , Tint , Tonnue cover, Tow Bar, floor mats and full tank, included and they also tinted the Mrs Focus that we bought in 2012.

I cant wait to take it off road :)
by whitey86
Tue Mar 05, 2013 12:22 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab
Replies: 16
Views: 10287

Re: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab

Im from down in bunbury , i see your also a west Aussie
by whitey86
Tue Mar 05, 2013 12:03 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab
Replies: 16
Views: 10287

Re: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab

Hi D-Ranged
Yes i was lucky to get one , just right time right place
I also have not seen another ranger in this colour !
by whitey86
Mon Mar 04, 2013 9:52 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab
Replies: 16
Views: 10287

Silver 2013 XLT D/Cab

Hey guys So i walked into my local ford dealer the other day and walked out with a brand new 2013 dual Cab XLT Manual in silver. Wasnt expecting to buy one but after the test drive i could think of buying anything else. Have only got a ARB bar fitted for now but will do more in the future im shaw. T...