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Old 1st July 2010, 15:59   #721
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Shibu, wonderful beach & an amazing gypsy!

didn't it have a diesel engine?
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Old 1st July 2010, 16:08   #722
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Nicely done Gypsy, JeepCaptain .

BTW, which beach is this?

The diesel Isuzu would be 2.0L, right ?
Blue Thunder, Thanks a ton mate. It Alleppey Beach in Kerala.
You are right the Indian Isuzu is 2.0L but I have an old Japanese made engine which is "ISUZU 4FB1 4CY,1817CC,66/5000 OHC "

This Gypsy is been running on Diesel for last 16 years. and Gypsy is only 23 years young.
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Old 2nd July 2010, 01:23   #723
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Hey SHibu!

how are you?

Gypsy looks neat. I hate the diesel though.

How is the other project going? I am desperately waiting for a new thread on it.
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Shibu those tyres look massive and give a very balanced stance, what size are they?

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Shibu, wonderful beach & an amazing gypsy!

didn't it have a diesel engine?
saintsinner, Thanks bro. Yes it is Diesel.

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Hey SHibu!

how are you?

Gypsy looks neat. I hate the diesel though.

How is the other project going? I am desperately waiting for a new thread on it.
SirAlec, Thanks mate. The other project is going to start soon. May be in another few weeks. I am really excited with that. But need to sort out some logistical issues before I can start it. I might need lots of your help during the course of that project. Will be in touch with you.

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Shibu those tyres look massive and give a very balanced stance, what size are they?
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SPIKE ARRESTOR, They are massive tyres man. Its Yoko Geolandar ATS 31 x 10.5 x R15 fitted on 8J Alloys.

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Old 5th July 2010, 03:57   #727
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Recently did a slight cosmetic makeover of my Gypsy with hard front top and soft flat roof at the back.

Sharing some pics from last week's Mughal Rally...hope you guys like them
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Recently did a slight cosmetic makeover of my Gypsy with hard front top and soft flat roof at the back.

Sharing some pics from last week's Mughal Rally...hope you guys like them
This version of flat top is looking cool!! BTW where are the pics of other people who rallied with you?
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BTW where are the pics of other people who rallied with you?
here's a video that you could watch -
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what material have you used to cover the drivers cabin, is it a permanent fix hardtop?

The flat roof looks good but then i guess the back benchers cant be seated easily.
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Sharing some pics from last week's Mughal Rally...hope you guys like them
Stunning pictures! No mods, not even alloy wheels, just a pure work machine. Your Gypsy looks very purposeful.
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Very good work on the Video and nice Gypsy you've got.
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...You are right the Indian Isuzu is 2.0L but I have an old Japanese made engine which is "ISUZU 4FB1 4CY,1817CC,66/5000 OHC " ...
Oh, didnt know about this...thanks for the info !

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....This Gypsy is been running on Diesel for last 16 years. and Gypsy is only 23 years young....
Wow, it sure doesnt look it's age, obviously you maintain it very well .
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Hi guys,
I want to make my gypsy look a little better, and lift it a bit.
Please take a look at the 2 attachments, and give me your opinions!

I've come up with a photoshop render (it has a few errors), of how I'd like the vehicle to look - I can always incorporate more changes, based on your feedback.

The main differences are in paint, wider rubber, and snorkel.
I also think i should add a skid plate, and some other underbody protection.

Let me know hwat you think!
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what material have you used to cover the drivers cabin, is it a permanent fix hardtop?

The flat roof looks good but then i guess the back benchers cant be seated easily.
Its the Army canvas but in black - hard to source but is available if you know the right people in Mayapuri.

And yes, you are right. Hence, i intend to remove the benches at the back and instead, just have two mid sized bean bags placed or a large one which can be used to sleep in as well

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Stunning pictures! No mods, not even alloy wheels, just a pure work machine. Your Gypsy looks very purposeful.
Thanks GTO.

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Very good work on the Video and nice Gypsy you've got.
Thanks Ym-enjn
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Just did an OTR yesterday, and here are two pics that poses what a stock gypsy is capable of (AT tyres)
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