Search:

Type: Posts; User: rcharrette

Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.28 seconds.

  1. Replies
    6
    Views
    426

    Our Story

    My wife and I say we have "gypsy blood" :) We have a 9 year old Son we home school and a (now) 6 week old Son! We've been back on the road since he was 4 weeks old. Currently we are camped just...
  2. Replies
    13
    Views
    644

    I had an 87' Vanagon Syncro for 12 years with my...

    I had an 87' Vanagon Syncro for 12 years with my wife and 2 pup's. We loved it and it took us on so many adventures. I will say anything involving a VW Van will require many instances of crawling...
  3. Replies
    92
    Views
    6,693

    Tire pressure sensor

    For those who have made the switch from 19" down to 18" non-LR rims (or other sizes) what did you so about the pressure sensor system? I almost put 18" wheels on last year when I cut a tire but held...
  4. Replies
    35
    Views
    1,452

    LR3 with 27' Camper

    We tow our 27' Kodiak camper (4800LBS dry weight, never weighed it loaded) with our 2008 LR3. We've pulled it out to California, Idaho and all around Colorado. Taking I-15 out to California we had...
  5. Shimano SRAM

    Shimano and SRAM shifter's and derailleurs are not compatible, they have a different "throw" or distance they move with each shift. The cassettes however are inter changable. So, if you want SRAM...
  6. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,426

    That's us!

    We have a 2008 LR3, prior to that a 2001 Disco II. First off, no comparison on comfort, the LR3 is wonderful. We are a family of 3, soon to be 4 and the family dog. With it large tow capacity we...
  7. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,129

    What fun, well done!

    What fun, well done!
  8. Replies
    6
    Views
    554

    We have an NRS inflatable. It's great for tooling...

    We have an NRS inflatable. It's great for tooling around on lakes and bays. Certainly it's a bit sluggish and slow compared to a full hard board but it works well for our needs. Also it is not good...
  9. Replies
    5
    Views
    799

    A few question

    Who administers the land: BLM, USFS, the Town, Etc
    Do you have a bike shop in town to work with on trail advocacy?
    Have you contacted IMBA to see if they have any partners in the area?

    Going to...
  10. Great report, we live 2 hrs from Moab and I'm...

    Great report, we live 2 hrs from Moab and I'm still in awe with it every time we go. Hell of a job on the trail side repair to, well done.
  11. Replies
    651
    Views
    175,899

    Our set up

    We lean a bit more towards the Expedition "basecamp" model :)
    216402
  12. Replies
    5
    Views
    391

    Thank you

    Thank you for the kind words. With regard to the light's, all other lights on the trailer work (running, left turn and brake) just the single turn lamp is not functioning. And again if I turn off the...
  13. Replies
    5
    Views
    391

    LR3 trailer lights inop (sometime)

    Hi all, I posted this on a Land Rover repair board and have not heard much yet so I thought I'd put it on here:
    So I've had this problem from day one of hooking up a trailer. Basically when driving...
  14. Replies
    8
    Views
    590

    Toyo H/T Open Country

    I had to get new tires last summer while on a trip (sliced a tire). We were very far from home and I actually had the guy price out new 18" wheels and tires. The price difference was about $350 to...
  15. Replies
    8
    Views
    738

    I'm beginning to understand what's going on. DSC...

    I'm beginning to understand what's going on. DSC seem to be more for higher speed situations. In my experience I was going under 10MPH jumping from one muddy rut to another. Nothing out of control or...
  16. Replies
    8
    Views
    738

    Ok, I didn't see a Traction Control feature in...

    Ok, I didn't see a Traction Control feature in the LR3 manual so I thought DSC served the same function. However I also saw DSC should be disabled in some off road situations. I'll have to play...
  17. Replies
    8
    Views
    738

    LR3 Dynamic Stability Control

    So today I was heading back on one of our dirt County roads to go skiing. The road is plowed for several miles eventually ending at a giant pile of snow and no longer plowed. With the warmer weather...
  18. Replies
    11
    Views
    913

    The other way to approach this is buy good stuff...

    The other way to approach this is buy good stuff for your kid then ebay it when done. My wife bought nice brand name cloths for our first Son and when he out grew it she would ebay it and get 50-75%...
  19. Check your Fire Dept

    Check with your local Fire Dept. Our's does a program where you head down with your car and they provide you with a brand new one and show you how to install it for $20! And it's a nice care seat. We...
  20. Replies
    7
    Views
    498

    Ok, thanks again. I do have rotors and pads for...

    Ok, thanks again. I do have rotors and pads for front and rear waiting here at my house. I took it in for service a month ago and they said the rear pads were getting thin (but still ok). I bought...
  21. Replies
    7
    Views
    498

    Ok, thank you for the reply. I bought pads and...

    Ok, thank you for the reply. I bought pads and rotors for front and rear and the front kit came with a wear sensor. I guess if I trip the rear I'll have to order one of those as well as I assume they...
  22. Replies
    7
    Views
    498

    LR3 pad wear sensors?

    Hi all, I have a 2008 LR3. I knew I had front pad wear sensors but I pulled the rear wheels today to check pad thickness and I saw a wire running down to the caliper. I've attached a picture. Is that...
  23. Replies
    24
    Views
    2,298

    We LOVE Costa Rica. We spent a month in Tamarindo...

    We LOVE Costa Rica. We spent a month in Tamarindo the first time we went. We had a great time but it was a bit to "busy" for us after a couple of weeks. Our next trip we spent 2 months in Nosara....
  24. Replies
    0
    Views
    363

    Axel Project Bicycle Classic

    Hi all, I've been on this board for a few years now. Last year my Wife, two Sons and I left on a grand adventure to travel the SW and the down into Mexico. Our 2 year old Son was killed while in...
  25. Replies
    1
    Views
    502

    Fat Bike Fun

    My wife and I got out here in the San Juans (Colorado) the other day.
    201733
Results 1 to 25 of 195
Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4