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Old 01-26-2013, 10:57 PM
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Lancelin Jeep on the Sand Photo

Just a quick snap from some beach fishing yesterday.

Only hard sand , so no sand issues in Sand Mode. Although I did get bit of a scare at one time as it felt odd, as if I was towing a barge. Worked out that I still had the Hand/foot brake on.


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Old 01-26-2013, 11:36 PM
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Re: Lancelin Jeep on the Sand Photo

Nice looking rig, swampy! Unreal beach weather atm.
Did you get the update for sand issues?

Also, what tyres are you running? They look good.
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I tried mine in some soft sand and then harder stuff further down the coast in shoal water bay no issues in sand mode or 4wd either.
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Re: Lancelin Jeep on the Sand Photo

I love that colour.

Good to see another gc on the sand.
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Re: Lancelin Jeep on the Sand Photo

that looks fantastic, gives me some motivation to wash my one (disc: only washed 2 times in the first 10,000k).
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Re: Lancelin Jeep on the Sand Photo

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Did you get the update for sand issues?

Also, what tyres are you running? They look good.
Hi Noons

No Haven't had the update for the sand issue as yet. My dealer says that he hasn't heard of the issue, but reading elsewhere it appears that the fix will be rolled out all dealers.

It's due back in the shop next Month to get a TSB so will press the issue then.

The tyres are just the standard Khumos KL21's out of the box. Now have 32,000 ks on them and seem to be holding up OK.
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Very nice!!!
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Re: Lancelin Jeep on the Sand Photo

I took my up along the beach towards Wedge two weeks back and it ate up the sand. I saw much more "hardcore" 4x4's get bogged in sections i made it through. I was very impressed with how it perfromed offroad.
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