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by UBZ
Tue Oct 01, 2013 1:59 pm
Forum: How-To Articles
Topic: LJ 80 Samurai distributor swap
Replies: 12
Views: 7588

Re: LJ 80 Samurai distributor swap

*on mine I had to sand inside of distributor housing due to flaws in casting that made it difficult to insert Samurai distributor* [ I had issues trying to get a Sammy distributor to fit into my F8a maybe this was the issue :roll: thanks for the inspiration to have another look at electronic igniti...
by UBZ
Tue Feb 26, 2013 4:25 am
Forum: LJ Stories
Topic: New Zealand LJs in the bush for a weekend away .
Replies: 4
Views: 4147

Re: New Zealand LJs in the bush for a weekend away .

One of the most memorable 4wd trips I have ever been on ! 8) Nothing quite like the smell of two stroke smoke mixed with dust ..... good company and one of my favorite tracks . No issues apart from a clutch cable that decided to undo all of its attachment points simultaneously during a 1st to 2nd ge...
by UBZ
Tue Feb 26, 2013 4:23 am
Forum: LJ Stories
Topic: New Zealand LJs in the bush for a weekend away .
Replies: 4
Views: 4147

New Zealand LJs in the bush for a weekend away .

Diesel Boy and I took Wombat and Sandy away wheeling for the weekend to one of our favorite local tracks "Maratoto" It's a rock /clay track in an old native logging area with alot of history . The track can be very challenging in the wet anyway I will quote Diesel Boy as he is a much better story te...
by UBZ
Wed Jun 13, 2012 8:37 pm
Forum: LJ Stories
Topic: Trip around Patagonia with a LJ80
Replies: 10
Views: 5735

Re: Trip around Patagonia with a LJ80

Smuz wrote:Awesome, just awesome. Nothing else I can say.
But I can say awesome , just awesome :worship:

Dream trip - Patagonia
Most awesome dream trip - Patagonia in an LJ
by UBZ
Sat Jan 14, 2012 2:50 pm
Forum: LJ Stories
Topic: Oil change
Replies: 25
Views: 12345

Re: Oil change

My local Suzuki dealer adamantly refused to believe that my 5 digit vin on my 85 SJ413 was correct...... His exact words were " I've been doing this for 30yrs and no Suzuki ever had a vin number that short! Then he tried to prove it on his computer. Next day we parked 3 NZ new SJ's in front of the s...
by UBZ
Sat Dec 24, 2011 2:12 pm
Forum: LJ Stories
Topic: All stories have to start somewhere
Replies: 24
Views: 11428

Re: All stories have to start somewhere

welcome to the world of LJs, rust , sanding and painting . but so well worth it. I love the Full tin top vans , we didn't get any over here in NZ Engine is stock , carb is not . I can't see how the carb is attached to the intake manifold , so I would assume that is a later model manifold and down dr...
by UBZ
Thu Sep 22, 2011 2:01 pm
Forum: 2012 - 8th Annual LJ Meet
Topic: Date, Location
Replies: 48
Views: 27507

Re: Date, Location

I think you guys should ship your trucks over to New Zealand. :))):
by UBZ
Sun Sep 18, 2011 10:02 pm
Forum: LJ Stories
Topic: Oil change
Replies: 25
Views: 12345

Re: Oil change

Pure Gold

Been laughing about it all day. :))):
by UBZ
Tue Jul 19, 2011 5:08 am
Forum: 2011 - 7th Annual LJ Meet
Topic: Have arrived!
Replies: 4
Views: 7503

Re: Have arrived!

DieselBoy wrote:Keep on with the updates, UBZ and I in NZ are watching with envy!!!!!!

Have a great time and take lots of pic's of scenery and LJ's and post HERE :beer: :beer: :beer: :beer:
what he said . :whiskey: