Defender Source Forum banner

Discussions Showcase Albums Media Media Comments Tags Marketplace

1-6 of 319 Results
  1. Pre - 2016 Defender Technical Discussions
    I'm looking to fit a swing away tire carrier to an NAS 90 SW. Britpart have one VPLDR0130, but it states only steel rims. This truck has 5 alloys and I dont want to have to swap for a steel spare rim. Will a wheel spacer allow the wider rim to hang? I'd appreciate anyone's input. Thanks
  2. Pre - 2016 Defender Technical Discussions
    Anybody know who made this bumper? It’s been around the block, and I’m just trying to figure who made it and where I can get some parts to maintain it.
  3. Pre - 2016 Defender Technical Discussions
    My Mantec carrier has been feeling a bit loose lately - pulled it apart to investigate. First sign of trouble was a wet rear door card. Pulling the card off, I found this crack in the backdoor letting in water: Removing the swing arm, the plate where it mounts has failed and cracked: I...
  4. Smaller Projects
    I recently purchased a new Mantec Spare Tire Carrier and it didn't come with the three hinge backing plates. For clarification, I am talking about the backing plates go on the inside of the body capping and the rear crossmember that hold the swing away porting to the truck. The pictures on the...
  5. Pre - 2016 Defender Technical Discussions
    Does anyone know if you can run both the aftermarket tire carrier from Brewier/Cdewan AND a NAS rear step bumper? the latch of the carrier makes me worry.
  6. Smaller Projects
    I will be eventually adding a soft top with a Safety Devices roll cage, and as part of that I wanted to have a drop tailgate. So, I ended up fabricating a swing away tire carrier out of 1"x2" tubing, and cut the old swing door in half. I plan on adding a third brake light. I will also be...
1-6 of 319 Results