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Forum: Social Forum 12th June 2021, 18:55
Replies: 8
Views: 216
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Yes latest news is encouraging.Stable and awake...

Yes latest news is encouraging.Stable and awake in hospital,thank goodness.
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 10th June 2021, 22:26
Replies: 2
Views: 166
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I'll take them please Jeff. PM sent. ...

I'll take them please Jeff.


PM sent.


Oops to late.
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2021, 14:39
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Yes it was hard to watch.So final.

Yes it was hard to watch.So final.
Forum: Social Forum 9th June 2021, 19:32
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Demolition of Longbridge.

Did anyone else see the demolition of Longbridge on 'Scrap Kings' tonight on Quest 5-6pm?
It was a sad sight to see.I think the figure of 5,000 tons of scrap metal was mentioned.It was certainly an...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th June 2021, 21:25
Replies: 76
Views: 3,351
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Praying for a full and speedy recovery for you...

Praying for a full and speedy recovery for you Rich.
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2021, 21:01
Replies: 24
Views: 503
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hope you enjoyed the day Phil :}

Hope you enjoyed the day Phil :}
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2021, 20:59
Replies: 4
Views: 174
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Happy birthday,hope you've had a great day :}

Happy birthday,hope you've had a great day :}
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 31st May 2021, 22:34
Replies: 3
Views: 397
Posted By VVC-Geeza
That's an impressive mileage Bob.Am I right in...

That's an impressive mileage Bob.Am I right in thinking either the clutch or turbo is the original?Great pic by the way.
Forum: Social Forum 27th May 2021, 00:17
Replies: 22
Views: 785
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Stay safe on it Andy.

Stay safe on it Andy.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th May 2021, 22:36
Replies: 5
Views: 294
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I have had a 1.8K series facelift 45 as my daily...

I have had a 1.8K series facelift 45 as my daily since 2012.It's been ultra reliable barring 2 HG's one of which was changed when I first bought it and also changed one of the 2 cat's.
It's been...
Forum: Social Forum 26th May 2021, 09:19
Replies: 8
Views: 178
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Have a great day Les.

Have a great day Les.
Forum: Social Forum 26th May 2021, 09:18
Replies: 10
Views: 195
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Happy birthday Mark:}

Happy birthday Mark:}
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 24th May 2021, 20:46
Replies: 3
Views: 497
Posted By VVC-Geeza
As above.I have a roof mounted amplified shark...

As above.I have a roof mounted amplified shark fin fitted above the courtesy light.I found that dab+ reception was not stable under some conditions and with weaker stations with a screen aeriel.

...
Forum: Was it you? 21st May 2021, 20:54
Replies: 11
Views: 784
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I bet his attitude changes when he needs a little...

I bet his attitude changes when he needs a little help with it.


It would certainly need to if he asked on here,and quite rightly so.:D
Forum: Social Forum 16th May 2021, 18:56
Replies: 1,394
Views: 68,086
Posted By VVC-Geeza
A new vaccine has been huredly developed to...

A new vaccine has been huredly developed to combat the 'Indian variant'.

It's called the Punjab.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th May 2021, 15:35
Replies: 28
Views: 1,634
Posted By VVC-Geeza
VW caught out playing with diesel emmisions says...

VW caught out playing with diesel emmisions says it all regarding pollution.
Forum: Social Forum 9th May 2021, 12:00
Replies: 8
Views: 805
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Derby have had an appaullling season and are very...

Derby have had an appaullling season and are very fortunate to avoid the drop.Even yesterday's game was a rollercoaster of emotions with the rams giving away silly goals, and 6 minutes of added time...
Forum: Social Forum 9th May 2021, 09:34
Replies: 10
Views: 449
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Have a great day Ray and hope to see you back...

Have a great day Ray and hope to see you back very soon :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th May 2021, 16:13
Replies: 28
Views: 1,634
Posted By VVC-Geeza
You've hit the nail on the head there.

You've hit the nail on the head there.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th May 2021, 14:07
Replies: 28
Views: 1,634
Posted By VVC-Geeza
The 1.8 is the same VED as a V8.Unbelievably...

The 1.8 is the same VED as a V8.Unbelievably...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th May 2021, 11:51
Replies: 28
Views: 1,634
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I don't know what the Co2 emissions are on the V8...

I don't know what the Co2 emissions are on the V8 but I'm surprised to hear they are in same band as a 1.8 k series nasp.Similarly with a diesel which I would expect to be far more polluting.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th May 2021, 10:45
Replies: 28
Views: 1,634
Posted By VVC-Geeza
The VED rates are a nonsense based on this...

The VED rates are a nonsense based on this thread.I would like to hear. how they have been calculated.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th May 2021, 15:09
Replies: 28
Views: 1,634
Posted By VVC-Geeza
So a 1.8 nasp auto is just £10 less. :shrug:

So a 1.8 nasp auto is just £10 less. :shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th May 2021, 11:07
Replies: 28
Views: 1,634
Posted By VVC-Geeza
How much is it for 6 months? Would be...

How much is it for 6 months?


Would be interested to know how it compares with the KV6 and V8.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th May 2021, 17:58
Replies: 28
Views: 1,634
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I would do the same Mark as it's not a daily but...

I would do the same Mark as it's not a daily but I like to keep it taxed as a back up to my 45 which is in daily use.Makes it seem even more expensive when it's only being used once or twice a week.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th May 2021, 15:25
Replies: 28
Views: 1,634
Posted By VVC-Geeza
1.8T road tax.

Just had the reminder

£173-25 6 months
£315. 12 months

A lot of money,particularly if you opt for 2 x 6 months.Excessive in my opinion.
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 2nd May 2021, 22:45
Replies: 6
Views: 665
Posted By VVC-Geeza
That's some shine Les :cool: Very very...

That's some shine Les :cool:

Very very classy.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd May 2021, 14:43
Replies: 22
Views: 1,882
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Perhaps also worth mentioning that the very...

Perhaps also worth mentioning that the very scenic Matlock Bath is 4-5 miles up the road.Plenty of cafe's and chippy's for fish & chips :drool4: Even cable car rides over the valley the A6 runs...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd May 2021, 12:26
Replies: 22
Views: 1,882
Posted By VVC-Geeza
And about 20 mins for me.Might get a season...

And about 20 mins for me.Might get a season ticket :}
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 2nd May 2021, 09:53
Replies: 4
Views: 394
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Looks lovely.I have a Mk 2 Rover 45 in the same...

Looks lovely.I have a Mk 2 Rover 45 in the same colour,you will find it is one of those colours that stays clean looking despite weather and road conditions.And yes it is Ski blue.Enjoy it to the...
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 30th April 2021, 12:03
Replies: 4
Views: 477
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Very nice indeed and a lovely colour.Hope you...

Very nice indeed and a lovely colour.Hope you enjoy it to the full. :cool:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th April 2021, 20:52
Replies: 24
Views: 1,871
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Glad you caught the belt in time Bob,what poor...

Glad you caught the belt in time Bob,what poor practice that it wasn't replaced with the HG.
Well done to Matt and his good lady :bowdown:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th April 2021, 19:14
Replies: 12
Views: 771
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Are you sure you are not accidently catching the...

Are you sure you are not accidently catching the switch?This happens to me occasionally not when driving but when getting out in tight situations or cleaning seats etc.
Forum: Social Forum 25th April 2021, 21:44
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I always wondered what those pieces of tape were...

I always wondered what those pieces of tape were flapping about on the wing as the machine guns fired and now I know.Tape placed over the gun ports to stop the mechanisms from freezing.Live and learn...
Forum: Social Forum 25th April 2021, 19:14
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Part 2 9pm tonight.:}

Part 2 9pm tonight.:}
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 21st April 2021, 00:07
Replies: 3
Views: 1,263
Posted By VVC-Geeza
It's lowered 35mm on PI springs and has standard...

It's lowered 35mm on PI springs and has standard shocks Rav. Firm ride if road surface is poor but nearly all journeys it is used for have a nice smooth surface.
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 20th April 2021, 16:32
Replies: 3
Views: 1,263
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Coupe in the Peak.

I thought I would share a few pic's of a recent very pleasant trip to the Derbyshire Peak District in my 200 coupe.The views start at Four lanes end Tideswell and finish near Castleton.


Shame...
Forum: Social Forum 18th April 2021, 12:11
Replies: 8
Views: 415
Posted By VVC-Geeza
:wot: When is the launch?:D

:wot:



When is the launch?:D
Forum: Social Forum 18th April 2021, 12:06
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Guy Martin (Battle of Britain)

Training to be a fighter pilot in the 1940's.


Tonight at 9pm on C4,part 1/2.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th April 2021, 11:51
Replies: 24
Views: 2,986
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Still looks great Rav,lovely pictures. I...

Still looks great Rav,lovely pictures.


I was looking at the roof aeriel.Is it for dab reception?Just my opinion but I think a sharkfin suits the car much nicer and gives it a more modern look. :}
Forum: Social Forum 15th April 2021, 09:59
Replies: 82
Views: 3,885
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I'm in agreement with his sentiments,however they...

I'm in agreement with his sentiments,however they are perhaps a little hypocritical from someone who hunted now endangered species for sport.I was always mystified how someone with a dubious history...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th April 2021, 18:02
Replies: 9
Views: 550
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hi Rick did you ever look into led main beam...

Hi Rick

did you ever look into led main beam bulbs?
Forum: Social Forum 9th April 2021, 18:46
Replies: 82
Views: 3,885
Posted By VVC-Geeza
It's ironical he should be blessed with a very...

It's ironical he should be blessed with a very long and comfortable life.Unlike the many hundreds if not thousands of beautiful creatures he slaughtered in the name of 'sport'!
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th April 2021, 16:38
Replies: 11
Views: 725
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I have an Xtrons DD unit too and am amazed how...

I have an Xtrons DD unit too and am amazed how much better the standard speakers sound now.I also have a Pioneer sub in the boot.I'm planning to upgrade the door speakers with Focal K2...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th April 2021, 10:10
Replies: 5
Views: 677
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Nice piece of history you have there Mark.

Nice piece of history you have there Mark.
Forum: Social Forum 29th March 2021, 08:23
Replies: 27
Views: 564
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Have a great birthday Jeff :}

Have a great birthday Jeff :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th March 2021, 11:19
Replies: 13
Views: 1,193
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I would like an audio kit with amber Led's please...

I would like an audio kit with amber Led's please Rick.
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 26th March 2021, 12:54
Replies: 5
Views: 1,083
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hi Chris same problem with the single slot...

Hi Chris

same problem with the single slot in the headunit,just plays down one side.I remember when I first bought the 75 that I had the same issue in that wihen the VDO headunit was fitted,even...
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 25th March 2021, 22:01
Replies: 5
Views: 1,083
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I can't help you with the diagnosis I'm afraid...

I can't help you with the diagnosis I'm afraid but I have a similar problem with the VDO head unit and multi changer in my 45 both of which originally came from my 75.The sound only plays down one...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th March 2021, 22:39
Replies: 7
Views: 513
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Sincere condolences,you have been through a very...

Sincere condolences,you have been through a very tough time.


Good to see you back and best of luck with the car.
Forum: Social Forum 16th March 2021, 22:25
Replies: 5
Views: 250
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hagler v Calzaghe and Froch would have been...

Hagler v Calzaghe and Froch would have been interesting fights.


Regarding the greatest fighter ever.Only one candidate for me,Ali.He had the lot,inside and outside the ring.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th March 2021, 19:07
Replies: 3
Views: 292
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Directly above the rear courtesy light.A dab/fm...

Directly above the rear courtesy light.A dab/fm amplified sharkfin,gives excellent stable reception.


https://i.imgur.com/btk654t.jpg?1
Forum: Social Forum 15th March 2021, 21:27
Replies: 26
Views: 1,172
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I completely agree. Her tragic death has been...

I completely agree. Her tragic death has been hijacked by protest groups using it as an excuse to cause unrest.Very similar infact to the way the death of George Floyd in the US was seen as an...
Forum: Social Forum 13th March 2021, 15:45
Replies: 6
Views: 198
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Many happy returns Malcolm.

Many happy returns Malcolm.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th March 2021, 21:30
Replies: 10
Views: 644
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Very nice indeed.

Very nice indeed.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th March 2021, 15:36
Replies: 7
Views: 524
Posted By VVC-Geeza
That's a good point. They haven't haven't been...

That's a good point. They haven't haven't been changed recently and they get a lot of use, so I'll do that. Thanks.
Forum: Social Forum 9th March 2021, 10:19
Replies: 27
Views: 1,429
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Harry and Meg interview.

I wondered how people perceived last nights Tv interview.


Pesonally I thought they both came across very well and I have a lot of sympathy with their situation.
Forum: Social Forum 9th March 2021, 10:14
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Have a happy birthday Dawn :}

Have a happy birthday Dawn :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th March 2021, 10:11
Replies: 7
Views: 524
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Not at the moment Rav in line with current...

Not at the moment Rav in line with current restrictions.Soon :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th March 2021, 16:22
Replies: 7
Views: 524
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Well I'm pleased to say after leaving the car...

Well I'm pleased to say after leaving the car parked up for a couple of hours it has resolved itself.It is the second gremlin within a week.I parked it at the shops last week,came back to the car and...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th March 2021, 13:31
Replies: 7
Views: 524
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Thanks Jamie I've had a word with him and he...

Thanks Jamie

I've had a word with him and he says and he says it's either the wiper stalk or the wiper motor.I hope it's the stalk because the wiper motor looks a shocker to get to.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th March 2021, 10:25
Replies: 7
Views: 524
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Post Wiper problem on 45.

The wipers won't turn off on my 45 when ignition is on. Any ideas please.
Forum: Social Forum 7th March 2021, 21:18
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By VVC-Geeza
It all came off the rails for Liverpool when...

It all came off the rails for Liverpool when Pickford took out VVD with that horror challenge.
They say one man doesn't make a team but I'm not so sure in his case.He is a colossus for them.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th March 2021, 17:36
Replies: 51
Views: 4,695
Posted By VVC-Geeza
What happened to that car Ronnie?

What happened to that car Ronnie?
Forum: Social Forum 5th March 2021, 12:08
Replies: 15
Views: 453
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Happy birthday Andy :}

Happy birthday Andy :}
Forum: Social Forum 5th March 2021, 12:06
Replies: 20
Views: 535
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Congrats to both of you and best wishes for the...

Congrats to both of you and best wishes for the future.
Forum: Social Forum 28th February 2021, 17:45
Replies: 25
Views: 1,078
Posted By VVC-Geeza
We all make mistakes Ray.I'm just glad to see you...

We all make mistakes Ray.I'm just glad to see you back :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th February 2021, 22:34
Replies: 15
Views: 853
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Like that very much.Make sure you get plenty of...

Like that very much.Make sure you get plenty of pic's up when you get it home.What an incredibly low mileage.
Forum: Social Forum 27th February 2021, 12:31
Replies: 31
Views: 1,162
Posted By VVC-Geeza
As above re most of those changes. Adrian Flux...

As above re most of those changes. Adrian Flux are known to be a specialist performance mod insurer along with Chris Knott.
Forum: Social Forum 23rd February 2021, 15:58
Replies: 33
Views: 1,067
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I will be interested to see the reaction to "The...

I will be interested to see the reaction to "The Knee" once crowds are allowed back in stadiums.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd February 2021, 15:54
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By VVC-Geeza
What do they do for no tax or insurance? ...

What do they do for no tax or insurance?

Call in an air strike? :D
Forum: Social Forum 23rd February 2021, 13:54
Replies: 33
Views: 1,067
Posted By VVC-Geeza
It was always the white guy who ended up getting...

It was always the white guy who ended up getting totally humiliated anyway:shrug:
Forum: Social Forum 23rd February 2021, 09:22
Replies: 33
Views: 1,067
Posted By VVC-Geeza
There was a screen warning before a recent...

There was a screen warning before a recent episode of Dads Army. "This programme contains singing some viewers may find offensive".What is more innocent than Dad's Army? I think we can safely say we...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd February 2021, 15:42
Replies: 8
Views: 404
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Don't let it needle you Ronnie ;):D

Don't let it needle you Ronnie ;):D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st February 2021, 22:49
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I take your point about the laser detector and...

I take your point about the laser detector and did wonder about that myself.I'd be happy with a unit that gave live updates on fixed and known mobile locations (manned or not).Better to be warned...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st February 2021, 20:27
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I have an Xtrons unit in the 75 and the sat nav...

I have an Xtrons unit in the 75 and the sat nav is also iGo but via an SD card.It does have camera alerts but only fixed ones. I have three cars and ideally I was looking for something I could...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st February 2021, 18:48
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By VVC-Geeza
When you say live updates Andy does that include...

When you say live updates Andy does that include camera van locations and radar traps?
Or just static cameras?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st February 2021, 16:20
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hi Steve I have a dab/FM sharkfin...

Hi Steve

I have a dab/FM sharkfin fitted,member jubarelly fitted it for me.I remember he couldn't get a stable 12v at the rear so he ran it to the passenger fuse box.Hopefully he will see your...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st February 2021, 13:08
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Road Angel/Snooper etc.

Does anyone use one of these dedicated devices for the detection of fixed safety camera's,camera vans and radar traps?

If so which model do you have and how effective is it?

And what is the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th February 2021, 09:29
Replies: 104
Views: 6,869
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Looks very nice Julian.Great to see you posting...

Looks very nice Julian.Great to see you posting again and best of luck with it :cool:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th February 2021, 10:22
Replies: 58
Views: 2,921
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Agree Ronnie,I often have to look twice when I...

Agree Ronnie,I often have to look twice when I see one or the other approaching.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th February 2021, 16:27
Replies: 58
Views: 2,921
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Absolutely.I like the freshness of the front end...

Absolutely.I like the freshness of the front end and it happily sits alongside current models for moderness.I have never experienced any problems with build quality but it's a shame it became a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th February 2021, 15:03
Replies: 7
Views: 433
Posted By VVC-Geeza
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread....

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=306028&highlight=plinth+repair
Forum: Items Wanted 16th February 2021, 09:44
Replies: 6
Views: 531
Posted By VVC-Geeza
With respect to those offering used ones I would...

With respect to those offering used ones I would fit some new ones Rav,they are cheap enough.I know from painful experience how dangerous these can be if they give way suddenly,and there is no way of...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th February 2021, 23:02
Replies: 11
Views: 899
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Currently out of stock. What do they cost please?

Currently out of stock. What do they cost please?
Forum: Social Forum 11th February 2021, 11:33
Replies: 8
Views: 201
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Enjoy your day Matt :}

Enjoy your day Matt :}
Forum: Social Forum 11th February 2021, 11:30
Replies: 14
Views: 425
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Birthday greetings Jessica :}

Birthday greetings Jessica :}
Forum: Social Forum 11th February 2021, 11:28
Replies: 11
Jay
Views: 311
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Have a good day Jay hope things are well :}

Have a good day Jay hope things are well :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th February 2021, 18:15
Replies: 5
Views: 504
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Seen one or two of these up close over the...

Seen one or two of these up close over the years.That looks very clean,great cars.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th February 2021, 17:29
Replies: 104
Views: 6,869
Posted By VVC-Geeza
My three. The 75 and coupe have always...

My three.


The 75 and coupe have always been weekend cars and the 45 my very reliable daily since 2012.All three have variations of the 1.8 K series engine.


...
Forum: Social Forum 8th February 2021, 09:49
Replies: 9
Views: 270
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Many happy returns Heather have a great day.:}

Many happy returns Heather have a great day.:}
Forum: Social Forum 1st February 2021, 19:43
Replies: 35
Views: 2,875
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I've known him take the occasional break from...

I've known him take the occasional break from posting before Jon.Let's hope it's nothing more serious than that. I doubt any other member has a number for him,he seems a particularly private man to...
Forum: Social Forum 28th January 2021, 21:39
Replies: 20
Views: 645
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I was going to mention the Vulcan on it's spiral...

I was going to mention the Vulcan on it's spiral climb Steve but I haven't seen/heard much of the Victor.I once saw a Phantom do a low pass along the runway at Cosford on full reheat and the...
Forum: Social Forum 28th January 2021, 21:07
Replies: 20
Views: 645
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Know someone who's done it, cost them 3K for the...

Know someone who's done it, cost them 3K for the hour and said it was worth every penny.:cool:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th January 2021, 19:27
Replies: 13
Views: 1,005
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Stunning. :cool:

Stunning. :cool:
Forum: Social Forum 28th January 2021, 18:51
Replies: 20
Views: 645
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Seen some fantistic displays by the Chinook...

Seen some fantistic displays by the Chinook Fred.Amazing how it can be thrown around for such a large aircraft.


What is the loudest aircraft you have heard? For me it is the B1 :devil:
Forum: Social Forum 28th January 2021, 17:21
Replies: 20
Views: 645
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Would you fancy a passenger ride Andy :drool4::D ...

Would you fancy a passenger ride Andy :drool4::D


I remember Clarkson in the back of that F15 :puke:
Forum: Social Forum 27th January 2021, 22:59
Replies: 20
Views: 645
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Beat that Uncle Sam :}

Beat that Uncle Sam :}
Forum: Social Forum 27th January 2021, 18:57
Replies: 20
Views: 645
Posted By VVC-Geeza
One for the aircraft enthusiasts.

I've been to hundreds of airshows over the years but one display at Fairford in 2006 by the MIG 29 OVT stands out from rest for me.I have never seen maneuveres like it before or since :eek: What...
Forum: Social Forum 26th January 2021, 19:45
Replies: 19
Views: 945
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Me too Ronnie.I never tire of his humour,wisdom...

Me too Ronnie.I never tire of his humour,wisdom and knowledge.

Come on Ray let us know you are well :bowdown:
Forum: Social Forum 26th January 2021, 16:46
Replies: 19
Views: 945
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Anyone heard from Ray (wraymond)? Another...

Anyone heard from Ray (wraymond)?

Another regular who hasn't posted in a while and I am not able to see when he was last logged in.
Forum: Social Forum 23rd January 2021, 18:17
Replies: 14
Views: 669
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Very stylish John.I wish you many happy miles...

Very stylish John.I wish you many happy miles ahead in it.
Forum: The Valeting Forum 20th January 2021, 12:02
Replies: 15
Views: 3,295
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I think you need to bear in mind that we are...

I think you need to bear in mind that we are applying this product to rubber that has had 20 years of British weather to contend with in some cases without any care or treatment and therefore much...
Forum: The Valeting Forum 20th January 2021, 11:04
Replies: 15
Views: 3,295
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hi Jennifer yes the rubber does need to be...

Hi Jennifer

yes the rubber does need to be cleaned first.However if the rubber on the MG is old and cracked it may work in your favour to have conditioned and softened it first as I would think...
Forum: Technology Forum 18th January 2021, 20:21
Replies: 14
Views: 1,179
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I can be more specific now.No problems with the...

I can be more specific now.No problems with the desk top or on the phone when logged in.
Only get the error message when browsing using the phone and not logged in.Can quite easily solve it now by...
Forum: Technology Forum 14th January 2021, 14:14
Replies: 14
Views: 1,179
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Just with my phone for me but having said that I...

Just with my phone for me but having said that I use that much more than the desk top.
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 13th January 2021, 21:41
Replies: 7
Views: 813
Posted By VVC-Geeza
It looks a lovely job.Hopefully I'll pass you on...

It looks a lovely job.Hopefully I'll pass you on the road sometime as we are not to far apart.

You won't be hard to spot :}
Forum: Technology Forum 12th January 2021, 18:58
Replies: 14
Views: 1,179
Posted By VVC-Geeza
It's the only forum I have this problem with too...

It's the only forum I have this problem with too Malcome.







I tend to browse the forum without logging in Bob unless I'm intending to post.I've also found that I get the problem when...
Forum: The Valeting Forum 12th January 2021, 17:59
Replies: 15
Views: 3,295
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I bought a bottle of Gummi Pflege and decided to...

I bought a bottle of Gummi Pflege and decided to try it on my Rover 45 as that one has to stand outside unfortunately,and as my daily, faces all weathers.I did all window,door and boot seals and are...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th January 2021, 18:42
Replies: 23
Views: 1,319
Posted By VVC-Geeza
If it had to happen again Bob at least it...

If it had to happen again Bob at least it happened in the right place at the right time.Hope all goes well with the replacement.
Forum: Technology Forum 9th January 2021, 10:22
Replies: 14
Views: 1,179
Posted By VVC-Geeza
502 Bad Gateway.

I'm getting this message when browsing the forum on my phone when trying to open certain threads,but not all.I've had the problem in the past but it seemed to resolve itself.
It seems to have...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd January 2021, 23:28
Replies: 14
Views: 1,525
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Great write up David and I am glad it has ended...

Great write up David and I am glad it has ended up with someone who will truely appreciate it.I look forward to seeing it sometime in the future.
Forum: Social Forum 1st January 2021, 20:18
Replies: 27
Views: 1,387
Posted By VVC-Geeza
https://i.imgur.com/pgSSF5X.jpg?1

https://i.imgur.com/pgSSF5X.jpg?1
Forum: Social Forum 31st December 2020, 21:20
Replies: 41
Views: 1,701
Posted By VVC-Geeza
A terrible thing to go through but a final act of...

A terrible thing to go through but a final act of kindness.
Forum: Social Forum 30th December 2020, 23:53
Replies: 2
Views: 297
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Outdoor Christmas lights.

I think people's displays of outdoor Christmas lights and features have this year been the best I have ever seen.Some of them absolutely spectacular.I include in that those of businesses and local...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th December 2020, 15:43
Replies: 44
Views: 2,576
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Received mine today as well Bob.Thank you.

Received mine today as well Bob.Thank you.
Forum: Social Forum 26th December 2020, 23:04
Replies: 15
Views: 641
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Couldn't have found s better home.I look forward...

Couldn't have found s better home.I look forward to your updates Roy :icon_lol:
Forum: Social Forum 20th December 2020, 11:16
Replies: 70
Views: 3,088
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I've just seen Chris Rea doing a U-turn on the...

I've just seen Chris Rea doing a U-turn on the M25.

Never mind,only 371 more days to Christmas :xmas-smiley-008:
Forum: Social Forum 18th December 2020, 17:29
Replies: 14
Views: 642
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Speedy recovery Mike look after yourself.

Speedy recovery Mike look after yourself.
Forum: The Valeting Forum 17th December 2020, 00:21
Replies: 15
Views: 3,295
Posted By VVC-Geeza
That looks absolutely perfect Rob,specifically...

That looks absolutely perfect Rob,specifically made for the job.Exactly what I am looking for.Description says it gives long term protection which is good.All three of my cars will be getting a...
Forum: The Valeting Forum 16th December 2020, 22:33
Replies: 15
Views: 3,295
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Sorry for the late reply Emeil I didn't notice...

Sorry for the late reply Emeil I didn't notice your post. Thanks, that reads well.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th December 2020, 16:10
Replies: 8
Views: 315
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Well done now relax and enjoy it :}

Well done now relax and enjoy it :}
Forum: Social Forum 9th December 2020, 19:00
Replies: 6
Views: 308
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Many happy returns Mark,hope you are well.

Many happy returns Mark,hope you are well.
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 4th December 2020, 16:37
Replies: 14
Views: 5,119
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Thank you very much :} I've had the...

Thank you very much :}


I've had the Tomcat a little longer,21 years on the 14th of this month to be precise.Came direct from Rover when it was just under a year old.
Forum: Social Forum 1st December 2020, 22:29
Replies: 19
Views: 1,126
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I watched Panarama tonight and there were some...

I watched Panarama tonight and there were some truly heartbreaking cases.To see the devistating effects ill thought out government policies are having on people's lives was hard to watch.There has to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2020, 16:18
Replies: 2
Views: 387
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I have the 1.8K in my 45 and the mpg return never...

I have the 1.8K in my 45 and the mpg return never ceases to amaze me,although it's a fair bit lighter than a 75.I just wish I could say the same for the 1.8K's in my 1.8T and VVC coupe who are both...
Forum: The Valeting Forum 18th November 2020, 21:37
Replies: 15
Views: 3,295
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Thanks Andy. Is it definitely suitable for...

Thanks Andy.

Is it definitely suitable for rubber? The trim mentioned seems to be solid.
Forum: Social Forum 18th November 2020, 19:39
Replies: 24
Views: 1,239
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Do you not qualify the the Govt self employed...

Do you not qualify the the Govt self employed income support scheme grants (SEISS)? If your business has been adversely affected by covid and you have the relevant three years books you should do.
Forum: The Valeting Forum 18th November 2020, 18:58
Replies: 15
Views: 3,295
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Exterior rubber cleaner/preservative.

Can anyone recommend a product to clean and protect black rubber exterior items such as window and door seals? Something with weather resistance.



Autoglym do a vinyl and rubber care but it...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2020, 16:27
Replies: 17
Views: 1,926
Posted By VVC-Geeza
A sad situation to be faced with David but at...

A sad situation to be faced with David but at least you know it will be well cared for rather than releasing it into the unknown.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2020, 16:18
Replies: 32
Views: 2,299
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Glad you were able to get some.

Glad you were able to get some.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2020, 20:24
Replies: 11
Views: 1,015
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I agree with Ronnie.I tried various bulb upgrades...

I agree with Ronnie.I tried various bulb upgrades before fitting factory Xenon's and the improvement is immense.I also changed the standard 4200K burners for 600k ones which improves things even...
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 14th November 2020, 19:16
Replies: 9
Views: 929
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Looks like you are doing a fine job. Are you...

Looks like you are doing a fine job.

Are you a member of the Rover Coupe Owners Club? Lots of help on there and a great source of parts.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2020, 15:15
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I used this company for a new key a few weeks...

I used this company for a new key a few weeks ago.I liked the idea that it came with a newly cut blade already fitted.A bit fidly transfering the inards across but everything works fine.Pleasant and...
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 14th November 2020, 12:40
Replies: 9
Views: 929
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Looks lovely,my first coupe had the Honda engine...

Looks lovely,my first coupe had the Honda engine and it was a real pleasure.I traded it for my VVC which I have owned for 21 years on the 14th of next month.
Forum: Social Forum 13th November 2020, 20:52
Replies: 26
Views: 1,172
Posted By VVC-Geeza
That's correct Rich,his elder sister hanged...

That's correct Rich,his elder sister hanged herself.
Forum: Social Forum 13th November 2020, 19:12
Replies: 26
Views: 1,172
Posted By VVC-Geeza
If this was the same guy I saw interviewed today...

If this was the same guy I saw interviewed today his sister later took her own life as a result of her mothers murder.A double tradgedy.
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 13th November 2020, 18:47
Replies: 9
Views: 929
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Lovely collection you have there,especially the...

Lovely collection you have there,especially the coupe :}.Which engine does it have?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th November 2020, 10:46
Replies: 32
Views: 2,299
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Thanks Paul I'll remember that. :} The Ridex...

Thanks Paul I'll remember that. :}

The Ridex one's I had already ordered arrived from Germany this morning.If their quality is half as good as the packaging I'll be well happy with them.£31...
Forum: Social Forum 12th November 2020, 11:24
Replies: 22
Views: 870
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Many happy returns Cliff. Have a great day:}

Many happy returns Cliff.

Have a great day:}
Forum: Social Forum 11th November 2020, 16:42
Replies: 40
Views: 2,775
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I do not believe any scientific body can reliably...

I do not believe any scientific body can reliably reassure us it that is safe from side effects further down the line having been rushed into production.I won't be having one, (just yet),although I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th November 2020, 13:26
Replies: 32
Views: 2,299
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Cheap and easy enough to change Jon,best to do it...

Cheap and easy enough to change Jon,best to do it for peace of mind. Problem is there is no warning of them weakening in some cases,mine for instance! And mine certainly haven't had a hard life...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th November 2020, 10:15
Replies: 32
Views: 2,299
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Very lucky indeed not to loose it! These...

Very lucky indeed not to loose it!

These cars are at an age now where if the strutts are the originals they have to be getting tired so should probably be routinely replaced.for safety.

Be...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th November 2020, 22:06
Replies: 32
Views: 2,299
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I'd already ordered a pair before seeing your...

I'd already ordered a pair before seeing your recommendations unfortunately but all the ones I looked at were rated at 420Nm.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th November 2020, 20:58
Replies: 32
Views: 2,299
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Ouch that looks painful. Perhaps it's a...

Ouch that looks painful.

Perhaps it's a timely reminder for others to check them and replace if necessary before something really nasty happens!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th November 2020, 19:51
Replies: 32
Views: 2,299
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Bonnet strutts.

I raised the bonnet this morning to do my usual regular checks and while bending over the bay down it came on my bonce :eek: Luckily it was still partially damped so not to bad,not that there is much...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd November 2020, 20:35
Replies: 13
Views: 744
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Certainly got a bat on.Stolen and returned to...

Certainly got a bat on.Stolen and returned to it's owner.Happened in East Yorkshire I think it said.Ironic that one of the coppers chasing it started his working life at Rover.He was very...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd November 2020, 19:59
Replies: 13
Views: 744
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I read the TV guide write up and it says a high...

I read the TV guide write up and it says a high speed pursuit of an unusual getaway car from a bygone era,but didn't say what.Must be a 1.8T then :}
Forum: Social Forum 1st November 2020, 23:37
Replies: 78
Views: 4,133
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I am seeing lots of evidence of this,nearly all...

I am seeing lots of evidence of this,nearly all High street bank branches have steadily disapeared "encouraging" people to bank electronicaly.My local Wilko which has 5 checkouts,all of a sudden 4 of...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2020, 19:46
Replies: 12
Views: 766
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Looking good Ronnie.Yep I remember you saying you...

Looking good Ronnie.Yep I remember you saying you bought it in the same month and year I bought mine.looks like your in it for the long haul ;)
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