1988 MILITARY DEFENDER 110 PERENTIE FFR
I bought it stock standard for $14,000, with a 3.9-litre Isuzu 4BD1 engine plus a military trailer. Fitted a KLR Automotive Garret turbo and three-inch exhaust system, increasing power output from 45kw to 110kw, as well as a Redarc BEGT gauge to monitor the turbo. Also fitted a KLR power steering kit, a 250W rooftop solar panel to a four-battery auxiliary power system, Hard Korr lightbar and spotties, Wanderer camp awning, and a Hema HX-1 Navigator. Been across the top of NSW from Newcastle to the Simpson Desert, visiting Birdsville, Innamincka, Tibooburra, Louth, Boomi and Moree.