Posted on Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 7:52 AM
Hello Everyone,I would like to present out of the ordinary project - The Freelander OS.
At the beginning some technical information :
Manufacture Date : MY'2000 (1999-12-13)
Model : 5dr Station Wagon , Java Black, LHD
Engine : 2.0 L-Series Diesel, 8V SOHC
ODO: 206.000 KM
Bought in November 2008, with 158.000 on clock. Across 3 years of ownership I made :
*Complete engine leaks fixing
*Complete new clutch set
*New Viscous coupling with support bearings and UJ's - All OEM GKN's
*Complete rear diff rebuild (new bearings, simmerings ect)
*Rear sub frame mountings fixed
*New all cooper heater matrix (gen)
*Complete new brakes set for all wheels
*New Tail door seal*New exhaust system
*New starter motor
*New tailgate window regulator
*New tailgate glass
*New engine oil pump
*New cam set (both)
*New engine preheat system
*Set of additional monitoring gauges (Boost pressure, Oil Pressure and temperature, battery charging)
*G4 Challenge Safety Devices Roof Rack
*G4 Challenge Safety Devices access ladder
*CB-Radio with dual antenna system (short and long range)
*Garmin GPS on board with external antenna
*Additional roof rack and a-bar spot lights (total 6 two on a-bar, 4 on rack)
*Left and Right Folding LED work light.
*Rear work light
*Additional load space lighting
*Additional, separate electrical system for new accessories
*Mantec Fuel tank guard
*Mantec sump guard
*Mantec Exhaust guard
*Diff, IRD and gearbox breathers rised up for safety wading
*Additional fuel heater to protect from waxing
*Center console / armrest from MY'01 Freebie
*D.A.P Rock SliderZ
On the way:
finishing aux electrics
complete suspension renew with lift +40 mm with Dobinson springs and Monroe Adventure Shocks.
adding a front winch
complete drive train renew (new IRD, rear Diff, complete propshaft)
omplete intake and boost renew (new Garret GT1540 with TIT monitoring, exhaust manifold ect)
organic HD Clutch system
HD Brake system
Safety Devices Roll Cage
Time for some photo documentation
This is most actual photo after D.A.P SliderZ fitting. Not Lifted yet.
by Mantec & D.A.P
Rack and Ladder by: Safety Devices - G4 challenge Aux Lighting by: Hella, VisonX and Dakota Motorsports
Front roof hella luminator compact celis.
Side LED work lights
by: VDO, Carling, Garmin and Albrecht
Oil gauges (in sleep mode
MY'01 armrest with exchanged window switches for carling switches. Controls side work lights and future front winch.
Front aux lights control
Aux Electrics and Fuel and engine/cabin heater control panel
Fuel Heating and Aux Electrics warning lights.
Aux fuse box for accessories.
Some other stuff and work photos :
New suspension - Monroe Adventure + Dobinsons +30 mm Springs.
Lot of extra stuff for new suspension
And here we got some works with AUX electric system
New Ground point for acc.
And feed for AUX fusebox.
If you would like to know more details please let me know - works are in progress. I can provide more photos (from accessories mount, parts replace ect.) , complete parts list used for mod's and many other . Also if you would like to know more - here is link for Build LOG translated with google translate to English (i know poor translation) .
Please let me know what do you think about that
Greets from Poland
Updated June 30, 2012 at 10:08 AM