I sent a few emails out and filled out that form.
Just had my iltis up near the QC border a few weeks ago, and was planning another road trip in it this fall. Sure want to know why we aren't going after bombardier if they sold our government unsafe vehicles!
Would also like to know if this...
Yeah, the rust on mine is only in specific areas, limited to only the body, frame, and things attached to those items. :cry:
I took it off roading this weekend, it's amazing in the dirt but could use some more power. Climbs like a goat.
A VW 1.9 diesel is almost certainly in it's future.
For now, I got a set of all terrain tires, got the brakes adjusted, and have fixed up some minor stuff. Have some major rust repairs to do in the future.
Here's the operator manual for the VW/Bombardier iltis, in both english and french. it is spread out into many folders/small PDF files, I couldn't figure out how to upload it here, so here's a link to a google drive copy: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B0nM4uilD7cNZzd3N2NtQVZCWEE
I found them online, will upload now. Took a lot of google-fu.
Edit: For anyone that comes across this thread in the future, here's a link to the manuals:
Just picked this ol girl up. Previous owner didn't know much about it, he got it from a dealer who got it on a trade in. Has an Ontario title which is nice, I've been told that they can be hard to get plated in ON.
Mechanically it seems pretty decent, the brake pedal is soft and the high...
Jeez Dave, you're making me jealous! I miss ya lots. So many adventures I'm missing out on. I probably coulda got my truck stuck too. Great picture of the ole van from back in the winter, glad to see it's still alive.
Around Feb 11 - heading down the I-75 corridor to daytona beach.
Don't have a huge vehicle this time - but I've got the empty bed of a 3/4 ton truck, if anyone needs something medium sized hauled. Shoot me a message.
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