hilux

  1. daveydiesel1

    Electric cars long term owners

    Any1 been runnin a ev for 7+years? Did u have any battery problems and is a full charge not doin as many miles as when it was new? Also how many kw does it require to fully charge it and what miles is that gettin you?
  2. G

    Small pickup

    Does anyone still make a small pickup these days? Like a vw caddy?
  3. holwellcourtfarm

    Hardtop for mk5 Toyota Hilux double cab wanted

    As per title, looking for a hard top for our 2004 Hilux double cab. Prefer Truckman type to alloy one but don't mind whether low-line or hi-line. Any useable condition considered, I'm happy to make my own tailgate if necessary.
  4. B

    UK sinking under an ocean of debts?

    Very sobar reading in yesterdays mail newspaper, i quote, national debt £2.3 trillion, interest on debt this year £64bn, thats nearly double the cost we spend on the uk armed forces, defence? So what happens say in 10-20 years will most of the tax income the govt gets just go on paying the...
  5. P

    Gator versus quad

    Hi I'm looking at options of getting either a gator (something like the John Deere XUV855D) or quad bike (Honda TRX500) for 70 acres of pasture: feeding animals, fencing, moving stuff, pulling small loads etc. Apart from the obvious: staying drier, having more room onboard to carry stuff), but...
  6. A J Rimmer

    Shooting tenant farm

    A query for those tenants amongst us (or those with knowledge on such matters). Our landlord has upped his commercial shooting enterprise. The farm has several woodlands dotted around it and these are now all occupied by commercial shoots. The woodlands are not part of the tenancy, the...
  7. Banana Bar

    Gator cost

    Just had a quote for a new JD Gator. £24k! Nothing else to add. BB
  8. Tonka

    More money isn't always the answer - so how do you attract staff to work for you

    We all need them, we all want them to work for us. Huge amount of choice for anyone looking for a job with stock or land work. So what works for you - money is not a motivator. Joss Haynes, HAAC, 1980's. Please share your success stories, as majority of us are very poor man managers😉
  9. Phil P

    Best way of paying for a new Pickup

    Ok, so as of May next year some of our land will be in a Low Emition Zone as well as some of the local towns. The zone will actually start about a mile up the road so this means it will cost me around £9 every time I go that way in my old 2002 Ranger! I don’t really want to part with the old...
  10. hilux

    Fat lambs in the shed

    Got a lot of fat lambs in the shed trying to fatten, but I've never seen a year like it for bad feet. Trimmed and run them through formalin before they went in . What do you use and best way to cure them? Got a stand in Bath if I need to use it. Trimmed most of them today and their feet are as...
  11. ridger

    Land-rover discovery td5

    Asking for a uncle, what to replace it with? He dislikes having to put a pickup into 4wd to pull a trailer out the end of the road then try and get out of 4wd again, he likes the fact that the old discovery holds nearly a ton of meal and it's dry and low for throwing it in and pulling it out
  12. Juggler

    Car leasing companies

    Thinking of going down the leasing route for the next car, what companies can people recommend? Any pitfalls to watch out for?
  13. Stags Agri

    South West November Online Timed Sale of 50+ Tractors, Vehicles etc (850 Lots) - Closing on 5th December 2021

    “THE SOUTH WEST’S LEADING MACHINERY AUCTIONEERS” NOW LIVE! – OUR FINAL ONLINE SALE OF 2021! THE SOUTH WEST WINTER ONLINE TIMED COLLECTIVE SALE OF 50+ TRACTORS, EXCAVATORS & VEHICLES, FARM MACHINERY LIVESTOCK & GENERAL EQUIPMENT CLOSING ON SUNDAY 5TH DECEMBER (FROM 7PM) ENTRIES SO FAR...
  14. Cmoran

    Corvus utv???

    Has anyone bought the Corvus diesel utv we have two dealers locally and wondering what they are like? My kubota is out of warranty next March and looking to change could really do with a little more speed on the road and am trying for 2 months to get a price of jd dealer with no joy had Polaris...
  15. Cornish Rattler

    Out playing in the snow today

    Hi guys Me and son went playing in the snow today in Buxton in both our landy's 🙂
  16. roseshep

    Te pari hd3 vs Clipex contractor sheep handler

    Other than price :oops: I cant really see much of a difference. thoughts.....?
  17. D

    New hilux-any problems?

    Pondering ordering a new hilux 2.8 manual for delivery next year Now they have been around a couple years, has anyone had any problems with them? or any common issues i should know about? Also what MPG should i expect? Please dont suggest rangers, dmax etc as im really not interested. If i...
  18. Robt

    2022 Ford Ranger

    https://www.autocar.co.uk/car-news/new-cars/2022-ford-ranger-arrives-new-look-and-engine-options
  19. Greythundercloudys

    New Ford ranger 2022.

    Kind ugly lights front on it.
  20. Against_the_grain

    Inspire me

    The time has come for me to look at changing my truck. Currently have a 60plate hilux which does the job but is getting long in the tooth now. The natural choice would be a new hilux but I must say I'm not overly inspired by it. The problem is any other pickup is always going to fall short of...
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