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Old 28th April 2019
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In correct procedure. You should have sunk the boat!

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Is it not also correct procedure for the Captain to go down with his boat ?


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That's and expensive option isn't it? Why not a 200/300 TDi which would be a much better mpg. Mine went from the V8 to the 300 and I get nearly double the range

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Ah, but this was in 1988 when alternative diesels were thin on the ground.
My Disco 1 is a 300TDi.
The Lightweight doesn't do many miles these days, and is far from standard.
High Ratio transfer box, giving approx RangeRover gearing in high box and Series gearing in low, so best of both worlds.
This is mated to a Borg Warner 66 out of a Series 2 Jag, and slowed down by TI Console disks at the front and LWB drums at the rear.
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