Monday 22 January 2018

Landrover Defender 90 TD5 BIG SPEC

Sellers Comments -
I have for sale my TD5 Defender which has been extensively modified from the standard vehicle I started with. It certainly has wanted for nothing with axel oils changed after every off road outing involving water and engine oil.  Filter changed every 3000 miles.  Although the engine has covered some hefty miles it has been refreshed and professionally tuned to 180 bhp and supporting a very large ally sport intercooler to cope with charge temps.  I am quite a fussy person and I like things done once and professionally so all the mods have been done to a good standard to last a long time.  

Specification of vehicle 

Engine 2.5 TD5 tuned to 180 bhp
Ally sport large intercooler 
Twin custom made snorkels, air, heater
Full external roll cage
50" light bar
Heavy duty spare wheel carrier for 35" Wheels 
Suspension by Terraferma and Gwynn Lewis 
Re located wheel arch fuel filter housing due to extended shocks
Gwynn Lewis wide angle props

Ashcroft air lockers front and rear
Ashcroft CV Joints and heavy duty shafts to front 
Ashcroft heavy duty shafts to rear
Hardened end caps to all shafts

Front: Tubular front bumper with twin motor 2 up winch by Gigglepin with 2 bow motor 2's, air free spool, Dynemer 12m rope. The winch can be used as 24V supported by David Bowyers 24V turbo box system. 

Rear:  Full width winch bumper with 12V 1200lb pull barrel low line winch with 11mm bow rope.  

All winches are controllable at source or by switch panel inside vehicle. 

ARB compressor in cab mounted supporting air lockers and air free spool to front winch.  

Inside vehicle 
Mazda RX8 leather electric heated seats
After market steering wheel
Double din stereo
Tastefully mounted winch switches and ARB switches 
Rear seating

Bad points
When I went to buy this vehicle I discovered it has been a Cat D at an early point in its life. Alarm bells rang and I had the vehicle checked. The damage had been to the drivers rear side of the tub. After having it looked at it transpired only panel damage had occurred which had been repaired and new wheel arch fitted to a good standard. There we NO chassis or structural damage. Hence I brought the vehicle and it has served me well ever since. 

The vehicle can come with 5 no. 35" maxis treps on challenger bead lock rims at the asking price or can come with 5 no. 35x1250 bfg mud terrains on 10j deep dish rims for the lower price of £11995.00

Selling purely as I've only been off Road in her once last year, she needs a new home where she will get used to her full potential.