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Old 19 August 2008, 16:56   #11
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That instant patch worked by the way-cheers mate! Had to buy a new bed in the morning though-the hole widened into a split during the night.


Must have been the curry
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Must have been the curry
Nah, that was the best curry I've ever tasted
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What is the Mitsubishi thing that looks a bit similar to the Bongo?

Some look like they have 2.8l diesel in?
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You meen the Delica, very tasty, I very nearly bought one of these till the wifey put her foot down .....However I was told of an artical the other day that one was inviolved in an accident and the investigation showed that these are too unstable for british roads which is why they are all imports.
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Did some searching and found this Artical it refers to the L300 which was the older Delica and suggests that the case was over sensationalised by the media. L300's have a bit of a cult following over here and I would suggest that there isn't many of these cars that haven't been modified for more extreme offroad use.

Read it and make your own opinions.
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And to keep on topic, one for the Bongo Too
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They look fairly similar having read both reviews. I'm considering becoming an ex-Land Rover owner! Dont tell Cods he'll never comunicate again (to me).

Mind you, there's 4.6 litre v8 in my shed awaiting a winter rebuild, if I dump LR now I'll never know what it's like - well apart from; old technology, thirsty etc etc.

Teurning to the Bongo once more do they all have pop up roofs?
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Delicia every time for me, they look great, are quite good off road, and because they are popular and share lots of drivechain parts with the 2.8TD Shogun, spares are easy to come by.

I wonder if the newer 3.2TD Shogun lump will drop in one easy
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