500ppm ) No Eco Friendly / Evolution Diesel
– Full tank = 110 / 140 lt – do not overfill
– Average driving range = 950km to 1100km ( Jerry can / 20lt = 110km )
All Other Makes – Front = 2.3 ( Full Load = 2.3 )
Back = 3.1 ( Full Load = 3.2 )
Deflate by 20% for sand and mud driving.
If you have deflated the tyres to drive off road, remember to inflate when you make your way onto tarmac.
– Castrol 10W / 40 – You have 4 x 500ml in your mechanical box.
DO NOT OVER FILL WITH OIL.
parts water. If not available, clean tap water.
– Use your battery cables, only charge the main
battery ( they are marked MAIN and AUX )
Using electricity 220V to charge the battery, take out the
battery / disconnect it from the vehicle before charging.
Turn the key to the on position ( where the dashboard lights go on ). Wait for the coil and diff lights to go off before starting the engine ( 20 seconds ).
Idle the engine for 2 minutes on a cold start. ( drive the first 5 minutes with low revs and speed )
Idle the engine for one minute on a warm start.
On switch off / stop park the vehicle. Idle for 1 minute before switching off the ignition.
Always drive with your headlights on and your doors locked.
Each tent can sleep two persons. We fit the 140cm wide tent to ensure that little bit of extra space. Tents are fitted with a mattress which is sufficient for camping. A brush and scoop is provided to sweep the tents out as sand always find their way in. Two main things to watch out for. Do not drop the fold over part of the tent when setting up. Use the ladder as a support for the section that hangs over.
The fridge / Freezer are a 40lt to 80lt that will provide enough space for cold storage of food for 4 to 5 days for a group of 4 persons. At the camp plug into main electricity supply. Extension and cord is supplied ( inside fridge ). Plug in fridge / freezer to 12v ( vehicle battery ) while driving only. We also supply a plug that can be used from the cigarette lighter as a back up option.
A dual battery system allows you to run your fridge and other items without draining your main battery which you will need tomorrow morning to start the vehicle. The auxiliary battery is fully charged before we hand you your vehicle. You have about 5 to 8 days of use of this battery. This battery is charged from the alternator but only charges after your main battery has been filled up. The auxiliary battery takes a long time to charge – 4 days, so keep usage of fridge to a minimum when the engine is not running.
The gas equipment has a 3kg bottle and a plate for cooking. The 3kg bottle provides gas for 15 meal preps. 200gm of gas per session. This is ideal in the mornings when you want to boil some water or fry a few eggs and you do not want to start a fire.
You may experience some of the following problems:
2. The vehicle will show signs of having no electric power – check the earth and the fuses. 90% of the problems enroute is resolved with this point.
3. Check the mechanical quick fix sheets for assistance.