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#93265 - 29th Jun 2004 2:20am More trauma for the Jeep
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Nope didn't roll it this time! Managed to scrape a few mud walls though, and uh, drown it!

Took part in the Rhino Rally at the weekend, all went fantastic, really enjoyed it. Here's the Jeep at the end of the day:






Drowned the engine going through this mud run:



Muddy water got onto the Alternator which in turn splashed up onto the poorly positioned induction kit. Havin a snorkel next I think! and because the engine stalled and the water was past the doors, of course it started leaking in. My carpets now have the consistency of mushy peas:



Starting to love diesels more and more though! Got a tow up to the camping fields where we took out the heater plugs and cranked her over on the starter motor, filled the cylinders with wd40, cranked her again, then put her back together and she started with a flick of the key! An overjoyed Jimbo then drove straight back into the woods and carried on with the Rally!

Here's the truck as she stands:



All in good fun smile smile

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#93266 - 29th Jun 2004 2:36am Re: More trauma for the Jeep
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Forgot to mention, cleaning it today took nearly two hours, most of it was done with a spade!

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#93267 - 29th Jun 2004 4:07am Re: More trauma for the Jeep
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Looks like it was a boss day matey and a great laugh laugh

Where was the Rhino Rally ?

Some great pictures there too smile

How long did it take to get out the mud bath ?

Jealous lol
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#93268 - 29th Jun 2004 9:42am Re: More trauma for the Jeep
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Well, I almost reached the other side so someone with a winch just linked it up and pulled me out. Bit embarrasing! All felt a bit better just half an hour later when we were back there, under our own steam again smile

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#93269 - 29th Jun 2004 12:08pm Re: More trauma for the Jeep
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sounded like a quality day mate. done a good at cleanin it out to, rather you then me,
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#93270 - 29th Jun 2004 2:10pm Re: More trauma for the Jeep
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Cheers John, Webmaster I forgot to say the Rhino Rally was held in a village called Tong, 10mins from Leeds and 10mins from Bradford.

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#93271 - 29th Jun 2004 2:16pm Re: More trauma for the Jeep
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Nice to see you like the quiet life!!! <img border="0" alt="[are u mad]" title="" src="graemlins/cwemotions050.gif" />
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#93272 - 29th Jun 2004 8:48pm Re: More trauma for the Jeep
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always new you were a bit of a nutter jimbo and that has just proved my point <img border="0" alt="[laff my ass off]" title="" src="graemlins/cwemotions042.gif" /> <img border="0" alt="[laff my ass off]" title="" src="graemlins/cwemotions042.gif" /> <img border="0" alt="[joking]" title="" src="graemlins/cwemotions046.gif" />
next time you will have to organise a convoy so we can all watch you stall <img border="0" alt="[joking]" title="" src="graemlins/cwemotions046.gif" />

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#93273 - 29th Jun 2004 8:55pm Re: More trauma for the Jeep
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I dunno if I ever told any of you peeps that the jeep has a name, it's "Nutcase" after me and a couple of mates were dubbed "The Nutter Brigade" at an off roading event in Warwickshire last year tease

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#93274 - 29th Jun 2004 9:44pm Re: More trauma for the Jeep
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"The Nutter Brigade" JAY NT ALL THERE HES A BIT SPECIAL <img border="0" alt="[joking]" title="" src="graemlins/cwemotions046.gif" />
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#93275 - 29th Jun 2004 11:18pm Re: More trauma for the Jeep
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Originally posted by dj_russell_plays_trance:
"The Nutter Brigade" JAY NT ALL THERE HES A BIT SPECIAL <img border="0" alt="[joking]" title="" src="graemlins/cwemotions046.gif" />
Yes, and we all know what an intelligent reputation the brumi's have don't we? <img border="0" alt="[joking]" title="" src="graemlins/cwemotions046.gif" />

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#93276 - 30th Jun 2004 2:20pm Re: More trauma for the Jeep
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lol

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#93277 - 1st Jul 2004 11:57am Re: More trauma for the Jeep
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wow looks like great fun. can i come with you next time please jimbo?? i am a nutter too so i will fit in with the nutter brigade perfectly lol.
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#93278 - 1st Jul 2004 9:38pm Re: More trauma for the Jeep
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Hey B*tch I'll have to take you along sometime, if you can get Scooby's permission tease

You're more than welcom though smile as are most peeps here but I'm afraid the jeep only has two seats at the mo <img border="0" alt="[laff my ass off]" title="" src="graemlins/cwemotions042.gif" />

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#93279 - 6th Jul 2004 11:26pm Re: More trauma for the Jeep
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yeah great m8 thanx, i would really love to come with you,whenever you have a spare seat just give me a shout and it will be such a laugh.
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