Monday 16 May 2016


1985 Ex Military 90 Defender 200tdi Soft Top
  • Believed Ex RAF Germany
  • 122,000 miles (less than 4,000 per year!)
  • MOT May 17
  • Owned since 2010.
  • Considerably improved during ownership but never off roaded
  • 200tdi engine - believed less than 100,000 miles 
  • 300tdi turbo/manifold
  • Allisport direct replacement intercooler - 50% greater surface area - up to 20% more power/torque and 12% more economy
  • Uprated radiator fitted 2014
  • Steve Parker bespoke uprated exhaust fitted 2015
  • Discovery Transfer Box
  • Range Rover Classic rear axle (with disc brakes)
  • Substantially rebuilt and resprayed (olive drab) 2013 and less than 1,000 miles since
  • All rubbers/seals replaced (including expensive but excellent sliding window kit which eliminates window rattle)
  • New black hood this year from All Wheel Trim
  • Dismantled, steam cleaned and waxoyled following rebuild including inside chassis rails
  • Suspension Poly-bushed in 2015
  • Terrafirma shocks
  • Standard ride height
  • Front swivels/oil seals just done
  • Discovery 1 steel wheels painted body colour and BF Goodrich AT Tyres – 235/70/16
  • Power steering – reconditioned steering box fitted in 2015
  • Superwinch front bumper (winch never fitted)
  • Anderson plug
  • A frame and Wipac spots
  • Rock sliders
  • Steering guard
  • Wading Kit
  • Immobiliser
  • Turbo boost gauge and EGT gauge fitted – great for peace of mind
  • Hi back seats rebuilt with Exmoor trim kit
  • Exmoor Trim drivers seat riser kit
  • Centre  front seat and lap belt fitted (cubby box also provided if required)
  • Fold up bench seats in rear with lap belts for 4 - so 7 seats in total
  • This is a really usable soft top landy capable of coping with anything from tough off road conditions to everyday driving
  • A lot of thought and expense has gone into the upgrades whilst retaining as much of the original military spirit of the vehicle as possible
  • It now needs to go as we have other lightly used vehicles including recently acquired Range Rover Classic!
Also available by separate negotiation:

  • Original set of steel wheels with off road Michelin Military tyre - plenty of tread
  • Nato Hitch
  • Removable tow kit/fuel tank guard
  • Fume Curtain
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