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Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th October 2020, 16:13
Replies: 7
Views: 106
Posted By Arctic
It could be the MAF unplug it and see if it make...

It could be the MAF unplug it and see if it make any difference, any black smoke when trying to get power, check the EGR hose also the O-rings any recent work done on the car ?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th October 2020, 11:37
Replies: 15
Views: 734
Posted By Arctic
I am wondering seeing that you have now created a...

I am wondering seeing that you have now created a void between the captive bolt in chassis and this spigot top, with the seat rail bolted to the square section , is there any chance of the bolt...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th October 2020, 21:38
Replies: 4
Views: 147
Posted By Arctic
Don't forget to press in the button at the same...

Don't forget to press in the button at the same time as tugging upwards, as above avoid broken nose at all costs :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th October 2020, 18:44
Replies: 12
Views: 430
Posted By Arctic
Hi Martin. The solution was to...

Hi Martin.
The solution was to fit a good known one that had no rattle ;) i was going to seal it back up as some members have gutted the manifold and used them with out the flaps.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th October 2020, 18:37
Replies: 15
Views: 526
Posted By Arctic
Fire Frost. It also as the silver...

Fire Frost.
It also as the silver resistor so a two wire 2 speed fan.

https://i.imgur.com/e1Lm0sdl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/kaeJDmel.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/zJvLTF9l.jpg3
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th October 2020, 13:37
Replies: 8
Views: 276
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. Check the plenums to see if...

Hi John.
Check the plenums to see if they have water in them, if so clear them, if you do find water in the plenums the ECU may have gone for a swim.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th October 2020, 13:26
Replies: 8
Views: 166
Posted By Arctic
Also check the break pads as one may have come...

Also check the break pads as one may have come adrift from the plate and could be grinding seen that before? which ever it turns out to be, you need to get the wheel off and check visually first.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th October 2020, 13:23
Replies: 8
Views: 143
Posted By Arctic
I would imagine you could file off 50 thou on the...

I would imagine you could file off 50 thou on the nut so it fits in further.



https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=34838&highlight=switch
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th October 2020, 12:48
Replies: 12
Views: 430
Posted By Arctic
Hi Michael. I opened one back in...

Hi Michael.
I opened one back in 2014 after changing it due to the death rattle photos below of what i found inside.
https://i.imgur.com/LMzhWWJl.jpg1
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th October 2020, 02:32
Replies: 10
Views: 1,302
Posted By Arctic
Hi Gerry. It will need at least 3...

Hi Gerry.
It will need at least 3 hours to dry out on a good warm day, you can help the process by swinging back and forth to get excess water droplets out, you can also use an old rag...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th October 2020, 02:17
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By Arctic
Yes i believe there is a small heat shield to...

Yes i believe there is a small heat shield to remove to get to the mount also, the engine supports its self on the two top engine mounts, the lower engine mount is a tie bar really.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd October 2020, 15:43
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By Arctic
When fitting the lower engine mount, no mater if...

When fitting the lower engine mount, no mater if the engine is petrol or diesel, manual or Auto make sure it's in neutral gear.

Otherwise you will have trouble lining up the mount with the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd October 2020, 10:00
Replies: 22
Views: 663
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] As Mike says above difficult to get...

[/QUOTE]

As Mike says above difficult to get to, in the photo below you can just about see through the manifold.

https://i.imgur.com/5eq6xrZl.jpg1


Here you can see with the manifolds...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd October 2020, 23:23
Replies: 13,008
Views: 1,019,456
Posted By Arctic
T4 health check

Today i gave the NUK a T4 health check just before we go into the winter months, also did the FL2 at the same time, and dropped a bottle of this into each car ;)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd October 2020, 09:38
Replies: 7
Views: 275
Posted By Arctic
Hi Rich. It could be the source, you...

Hi Rich.
It could be the source, you can also replace the pipe/tube which ever you like to call it with some 2" washing machine outlet pipe if need be, also do you have a sunroof ?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st October 2020, 22:23
Replies: 11
Views: 1,321
Posted By Arctic
First job is remove the front bumper. As...

First job is remove the front bumper.


As Andy says above check that the fan blade as no damage, and if it can be fitted back you will need a thin wall 15 socket....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st October 2020, 22:04
Replies: 30
Views: 764
Posted By Arctic
On that front there plenty written about moving...

On that front there plenty written about moving engine to get enough room to pull that tensioner shaft out. This is the bit where i must moan about that design and where i wish good fortune to...
Forum: Social Forum 21st October 2020, 12:00
Replies: 131
Views: 11,480
Posted By Arctic
This nearly put his fire out :D he then tried to...

This nearly put his fire out :D he then tried to push open some sliding doors, walked up the going down escalator, got into his car and drove home i presume :eek:
https://imgur.com/gallery/pl57j7t
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st October 2020, 11:09
Replies: 9
Views: 342
Posted By Arctic
Yes not the first port of call for parts to be...

Yes not the first port of call for parts to be honest, try Mickyboy, or if they have something you know you want then check that they may have an ebay limited use on there parts, ie you need to have...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st October 2020, 10:39
Replies: 30
Views: 764
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. Jack the car up drivers...

Hi John.
Jack the car up drivers side, wheel off, wheel arch liner peeled back, and do the job from there, i use either gates or Continental Contitech belts.

...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th October 2020, 23:21
Replies: 7
Views: 238
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Roy for sure get another opinion...

[/QUOTE]


Roy for sure get another opinion and make sure the welder is good, other wise a good part made by a craftsman will go to waste. ;) worth having a look through these threads, and maybe...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th October 2020, 23:01
Replies: 22
Views: 663
Posted By Arctic
You could always fit it your self just follow the...

You could always fit it your self just follow the link below. ;)

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=216734
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th October 2020, 13:37
Replies: 30
Views: 764
Posted By Arctic
As Mike stated above its on the back of the high...

As Mike stated above its on the back of the high pressure fuel pump, photos below.

https://i.imgur.com/1tkRUy6l.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/jzQXD1hl.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/SH6Jm64l.jpg3
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th October 2020, 10:56
Replies: 30
Views: 764
Posted By Arctic
It may well be the regulator seals leaking, but...

It may well be the regulator seals leaking, but with that sort of a leak you would think that the engine would have trouble starting and maybe a running issue?

Does the car start ok and run ok no...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th October 2020, 10:44
Replies: 7
Views: 197
Posted By Arctic
That was a bit lucky, if the bin had been emptied...

That was a bit lucky, if the bin had been emptied you would have been in a pickle, do you only have one key? if so time to get another one made up maybe, also you can just add the back with the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th October 2020, 17:38
Replies: 16
Views: 568
Posted By Arctic
Most likely remove it from the unit and check it...

Most likely remove it from the unit and check it out.
Forum: Items Wanted 19th October 2020, 10:37
Replies: 3
Views: 105
Posted By Arctic
Hi Avulon. Try best of british...

Hi Avulon.
Try best of british below they seem to have new ones.

...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th October 2020, 10:28
Replies: 7
Views: 219
Posted By Arctic
Hi Robert. I have replied to your...

Hi Robert.
I have replied to your PM all the best Arctic.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th October 2020, 09:33
Replies: 84
Views: 32,408
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. I will do, it's not been...

Hi Mike.
I will do, it's not been changed since i purchased it in 2017 :o hopefully it will be ok, also i am hoping i can remove the filter without removing the prop.



JATCO...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th October 2020, 10:30
Replies: 84
Views: 32,408
Posted By Arctic
Auto Transmission Fluid

Well nearly a month later after the bump up, and over 12 months since i was going to do the fluid change:o reminder this must get done before end of the month Oct 20.

I have been busy sorting out...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th October 2020, 17:49
Replies: 12
Views: 512
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andy Any reason you did not go...

Hi Andy
Any reason you did not go with the Varta E44 / little bit cheaper and more power.


https://www.tayna.co.uk/car-batteries/varta/e44/


...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th October 2020, 10:08
Replies: 11
Views: 379
Posted By Arctic
Hi Lads. A couple of photos of above...

Hi Lads.
A couple of photos of above mentioned part so members know what is being talked about without going to the Rimmer drawing ;)

https://i.imgur.com/P7MX3UPl.jpg1
...
Forum: Items Wanted 16th October 2020, 18:38
Replies: 4
Views: 162
Posted By Arctic
These should do the job. ...

These should do the job.
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BMW-E38-E39-E53-E52-Front-Strut-Plate-Washer-1096068-31331096068/173566788299?hash=item28696302cb:g:gSkAAOSwIztcktsZ

These may do the job?...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th October 2020, 18:28
Replies: 5
Views: 258
Posted By Arctic
Hi Roy Which one of these sensors is...

Hi Roy
Which one of these sensors is it?

https://i.imgur.com/VTeke1ml.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/3jZ91ksl.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/iyCToZ8l.jpg3
Forum: Items Wanted 16th October 2020, 10:15
Replies: 4
Views: 187
Posted By Arctic
Hi Robert Try these below ;) ...

Hi Robert
Try these below ;)

http://www.webastorepairs.co.uk/
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th October 2020, 01:52
Replies: 7
Views: 863
Posted By Arctic
photos sorted out hopefully the thread is...

photos sorted out hopefully the thread is complete again now, on to the next one. :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th October 2020, 10:13
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By Arctic
this maybe what you are after double check before...

this maybe what you are after double check before purchase.

http://mgrovergenuine.co.uk/genuine-mg-rover-parts/mg-rover-ubh000250-hose-oil-cooler-transmission/
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th October 2020, 09:49
Replies: 53
Views: 1,589
Posted By Arctic
Will the £8 per day include if you have to travel...

Will the £8 per day include if you have to travel in and out of the area several times a day, those that are going or thinking of having there wheels refurbished at CPC add the price above to the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th October 2020, 22:14
Replies: 22
Views: 663
Posted By Arctic
Hi Pete. You have most likely found...

Hi Pete.
You have most likely found your culprit the resistor needs changing, from silver to gold one if it's silver, if it's gold then it is most likely failing and needs changing.

...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2020, 21:35
Replies: 321
Views: 62,104
Posted By Arctic
Hi Richard. You have a PM also ;)

Hi Richard.
You have a PM also ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th October 2020, 21:26
Replies: 24
Views: 778
Posted By Arctic
Hi Blagoja take a look here it...

Hi Blagoja
take a look here it should solve your sunroof leaking problem into the cabin, and going under the carpet and seats.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2020, 18:39
Replies: 8
Views: 367
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] HI John. Yes that's...

[/QUOTE]

HI John.
Yes that's correct doing it that way if you ever wanted to go back to using it in the conventional way you just remove the dowel ;)

Here is one i added the Dowel...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2020, 13:20
Replies: 8
Views: 367
Posted By Arctic
As above clean out the manifold & EGR, wipe the...

As above clean out the manifold & EGR, wipe the MAP over with carb cleaner, then instead of purchasing a bypass EGR cut the little hose pipe from the EGR put a 3mm solid bar or broken drill end bit...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2020, 12:57
Replies: 321
Views: 62,104
Posted By Arctic
. Hi Alan. PM coming your way...

.

Hi Alan.
PM coming your way with regards to the above. :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2020, 10:44
Replies: 29
Views: 1,462
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jamie. yes i was referring to...

Hi Jamie.
yes i was referring to this one below, which is a used one....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2020, 10:17
Replies: 22
Views: 795
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andy. Have you changed the air...

Hi Andy.
Have you changed the air filter or was that in when you opened it up? yes shame about the Nano meets or that manifold would have be off along with the EGR/MAP and changed over...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th October 2020, 09:55
Replies: 8
Views: 824
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Mike. I would have...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Mike.
I would have answered a bit sooner but i was not receiving notifications again in my email of the threads i posted on or started, so this morning i have over 70 to get...
Forum: Social Forum 13th October 2020, 21:26
Replies: 33
Views: 1,336
Posted By Arctic
Thumbs up Skill

It takes some skill to work with wood on a small scale as this :bowdown: loking forward to the end product, a few of us at the Nano were given as a surprise a plaque made out of wood by Chris (...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th October 2020, 18:21
Replies: 29
Views: 1,462
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi David. Give the...

[/QUOTE]

Hi David.
Give the ebay ones a wide birth go with one of the guys from the forum, Andy seems to be the choice if he can get new ECU for you.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th October 2020, 18:01
Replies: 14
Views: 574
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andy Was the old one hard to the...

Hi Andy
Was the old one hard to the touch of soft, if hard then there is a chance it is the original one, if the PCV filter is like that then you can rest assured the EGR will be just as...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th October 2020, 13:47
Replies: 8
Views: 824
Posted By Arctic
Hi Roger. I have replied to your Pm...

Hi Roger.
I have replied to your Pm and reinstated the photos hopefully this will help you, whom is sorting out your BCU to send off with spare car key because PCB is bust and a new one...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th October 2020, 22:57
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By Arctic
I have the same in my shed still need to get...

I have the same in my shed still need to get round to changing it, i am currently sorting out all the oil fluids on my FL2 did the gearbox the weekend along with the engine oil.

X2 one will be...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th October 2020, 14:14
Replies: 41
Views: 2,254
Posted By Arctic
Do the right thing.

Zach another £200 and you could of had both the clutches & master And slaves done at the place i had both my MGZT, and my Freelander done 2yrs warranty or 18,000 miles which ever comes first no...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th October 2020, 22:10
Replies: 8
Views: 344
Posted By Arctic
Change the contacts & plunger in the starter...

Change the contacts & plunger in the starter motor, and you will have no more trouble if you don't one morning or when you have travelled somewhere and you come back to start the car it will not turn...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th October 2020, 21:58
Replies: 14
Views: 557
Posted By Arctic
I used a smear of red rubber grease when i did...

I used a smear of red rubber grease when i did the NUK condenser.

https://i.imgur.com/xqoQ2mQl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/jXZZrp0l.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/1tlGu51l.jpg3
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th October 2020, 21:09
Replies: 791
Views: 65,468
Posted By Arctic
HI David. Yes gear change feels...

HI David.
Yes gear change feels smoother still got to do the haldex do which can be a bit of a faff hoping that goes to plan.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th October 2020, 21:01
Replies: 109
Views: 6,774
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andrew. Great reading as...

Hi Andrew.
Great reading as always super work carried out, i doubt any of my cars will ever be that clean in the engine bay or underneath, quick couple of questions for you though,...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th October 2020, 20:27
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By Arctic
HI Ian. Sorry for the late reply i...

HI Ian.
Sorry for the late reply i had been working on my FL2 gearbox oil change, and then sorting out my fish tank, cooking the Sunday dinner, then relaxed watched a film, uploaded my...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th October 2020, 19:46
Replies: 791
Views: 65,468
Posted By Arctic
Gearbox oil change

I managed to do nothing on the R40 NUK today, but i did do a gearbox oil change on the FL2 adding some lovely new golden syrup oil.

First i jacked up the front and sat it on some wooden plates so...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th October 2020, 10:25
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By Arctic
Ian When i sent you the email stating the...

Ian
When i sent you the email stating the tracking number for the SSC posted at the bottom is the link with the photos ;) i should imagine the rest will be smooth sailing get those carpets...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th October 2020, 10:09
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By Arctic
HI Ian. There is no need to disconnect...

HI Ian.
There is no need to disconnect any wiring also the screws can be removed from the side of the console quite easy, i note that the link you posted as the photos missing, i replaced...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th October 2020, 18:51
Replies: 22
Views: 795
Posted By Arctic
HI Andy. Hopefully it will be a...

HI Andy.
Hopefully it will be a good car for you ;) give it a good service manifold clean etc, it may have been sitting on my drive if i had let my heart rule my head :D when did David...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th October 2020, 09:54
Replies: 3
Views: 210
Posted By Arctic
Hi PAOLO. Ask your mechanic to...

Hi PAOLO.
Ask your mechanic to say for sure which one it is out of these two below.

lower engine mount....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th October 2020, 23:32
Replies: 19
Views: 794
Posted By Arctic
Hi Rob. As a few have said above the...

Hi Rob.
As a few have said above the car will either grow on you or test your nerve & patience, rear light seal are available from Jezzer on here, there is no cover over the pollen filter...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th October 2020, 10:13
Replies: 6
Views: 393
Posted By Arctic
HI Simon Ha ...

HI Simon
Ha
https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=308428
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th October 2020, 23:37
Replies: 38
Views: 1,215
Posted By Arctic
Hi Adam Before you throw the old...

Hi Adam
Before you throw the old damaged manifold away removed the inserts the studs fit through on the 11mm nuts you never know when you may need one or two ;)



You will need both...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th October 2020, 21:00
Replies: 38
Views: 1,215
Posted By Arctic
HI Adam. From the photo above you...

HI Adam.
From the photo above you will need one of these below. Drop Mickyboy on here for one i am sure he will sort you out no problem.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th October 2020, 19:42
Replies: 10
Views: 694
Posted By Arctic
HI Dave. Sorry to hear about Marina...

HI Dave.
Sorry to hear about Marina and the job, isn't always the same the hard working conscientious people whom always get the bad end of the stick.

Whom go about their work in a...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th October 2020, 10:42
Replies: 6
Views: 310
Posted By Arctic
Hi Would question ECP with regards to this mount...

Hi Would question ECP with regards to this mount having KKB101914 on in their words ( Please note there is a part number KKB101914 stamped into the rubber which the petrol part number

there is...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th October 2020, 10:12
Replies: 39
Views: 1,488
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] HI Rob. Best time to...

[/QUOTE]

HI Rob.
Best time to change it is when you change the air filter yearly, as the air filter cover as to be removed to get to the PCV filter so every 12 months check and change...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th October 2020, 09:48
Replies: 39
Views: 1,488
Posted By Arctic
Here is the link to the runaway Freelander. Same...

Here is the link to the runaway Freelander. Same engine as ours but as above change the PCV filter regular say every 2 years minimum 12 months is better and no such thing can happen.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th October 2020, 09:25
Replies: 39
Views: 1,488
Posted By Arctic
HI Rob. No chance of it happening if...

HI Rob.
No chance of it happening if you change the PCV filter, also never heard of any 75 doing it Freelander 1 yes.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th October 2020, 01:30
Replies: 38
Views: 1,215
Posted By Arctic
Hi Adam. Your first port of call is to remove...

Hi Adam.
Your first port of call is to remove the engine cover, the check the jubilee clip on the hose of the EGR, follow the hose along to see if the hose as a split in it or not, if both the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th October 2020, 14:14
Replies: 12
Views: 568
Posted By Arctic
Julien you state in post one that the battery is...

Julien you state in post one that the battery is off the car connected to nothing, so there is nothing to draw from the battery, so an isolator will make no difference, also i have never used one...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th October 2020, 10:56
Replies: 12
Views: 568
Posted By Arctic
The above should not happen to a battery which...

The above should not happen to a battery which will hold charge good, i have just popped down to the shed and tested this battery which was last charged about 4 months ago.

I used three different...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th October 2020, 10:04
Replies: 21
Views: 1,389
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jim Don't know if this will help...

Hi Jim
Don't know if this will help but worth having a read through, i know some of the earlier Xf Jags have the same engine as the FL2, 2.2 diesel some of them came with swirl flaps, then...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th October 2020, 18:21
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By Arctic
Hi Michael It very similar to...

Hi Michael
It very similar to replacing the diesel pollen filter, except on the petrol engine V6/1.8 you do not need to remove the ECU as there is enough room to get the pollen filter...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th October 2020, 18:05
Replies: 10
Views: 436
Posted By Arctic
Did you try it with easy start ? into the EGR...

Did you try it with easy start ? into the EGR just a sniff while someone cranks the car over, also try a leak back test on the injectors, if no joy then check the regulator O-rings.

Is the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th October 2020, 15:43
Replies: 16
Views: 628
Posted By Arctic
This may help when the resistor arrives to fit...

This may help when the resistor arrives to fit it.

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=216734
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th October 2020, 15:26
Replies: 10
Views: 436
Posted By Arctic
Hi Canio. Try removing the low...

Hi Canio.
Try removing the low pressure fuel connector on top the fuel filter and see if it starts, before re-instating it clean the contacts with some electric contact cleaner, also the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th October 2020, 10:27
Replies: 8
Views: 342
Posted By Arctic
This is the face lift badge alloy, and as an...

This is the face lift badge alloy, and as an adhesive backing, good tip is before fitting the badge is give it a coat of clear lacquer gloss spray.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th October 2020, 13:15
Replies: 0
Views: 233
Posted By Arctic
Diesel Fan Rewire 3 speed to 2 Speed

I was asked recently if i could post up how to change the wiring in a four wire 3 speed diesel control box, this was/is so it could be added to a known good fan motor from a petrol V6 with two wires...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd October 2020, 14:33
Replies: 5
Views: 206
Posted By Arctic
Hi Julian. I was just about to say...

Hi Julian.
I was just about to say the O-ring is fitted into the wrong groove on the cap, you are not the first to do this and wont be the last, so just so other know here are a few...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd October 2020, 13:55
Replies: 1
Views: 187
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mark. Firstly make sure you get...

Hi Mark.
Firstly make sure you get the right part ( KKB101923 ).
Some may try and sell you the mount for the 2.0 petrol saying its the same as the diesel its not.( KKB101914 )

Some...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd October 2020, 13:22
Replies: 12
Views: 571
Posted By Arctic
Hi Shaun You could always have a...

Hi Shaun
You could always have a go at winning this ? nothing to do with me, could be a bargain for someone.
...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 2nd October 2020, 10:14
Replies: 69
Views: 9,143
Posted By Arctic
Thumbs down Closed Ashes Once Again Closed !!!!!!

Once again the Four Ashes is closed down, this manager never even got to open it at all, a local member saw the manager loading her personal belongings into her car.

Michelle had also gone from...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 2nd October 2020, 10:09
Replies: 80
Views: 8,866
Posted By Arctic
Thumbs down Closed Once Again

Once again the Four Ashes is closed down, this manager never even got to open it at all, a local member saw the manager loading her personal belongings into her car.

Michelle had also gone from...
Forum: Social Forum 1st October 2020, 23:56
Replies: 45
Views: 1,340
Posted By Arctic
spiders are good

Spiders are part of the good form of nature they keep down all the rest of the vermin, cockroaches, earwigs, mosquitoes, flies, and moths will be no match for their sticky webs! :D

Don't stamp on...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st October 2020, 23:10
Replies: 7
Views: 455
Posted By Arctic
I did my 190 through keyhole method and also did...

I did my 190 through keyhole method and also did an how to photo by photo which PB stole another thread that needs sorting out.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st October 2020, 22:57
Replies: 11
Views: 653
Posted By Arctic
Hi John You should be able to get a...

Hi John
You should be able to get a full set of new ones for the cost of trying to get them re-chromed which is virtually impossible.

Set of four nothing to do with me, but these have...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st October 2020, 12:24
Replies: 6
Views: 235
Posted By Arctic
HI Marcus As above window regulator, you...

HI Marcus


As above window regulator, you need to drop Mickyboy a PM ask him if he as one in his stock if yes then it's just a case of changing regulator over, 45minutes work steady.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st October 2020, 10:25
Replies: 16
Views: 568
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE] Hi Mick. I had a quick...

[QUOTE]

Hi Mick.
I had a quick read through the original link i put up, his feed back was terrible but i could not find anything regarding the MAF sensor so to be on the safe side i...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st October 2020, 09:56
Replies: 23
Views: 626
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andrew. i have no idea, as...

Hi Andrew.
i have no idea, as they will fit the diesel 75 ? these are the ones i purchase earlier this year, but you would not need this amount.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st October 2020, 02:30
Replies: 16
Views: 568
Posted By Arctic
New Bosch Maf is £169 at DMGRS. Only to...

New Bosch Maf is £169 at DMGRS.


Only to anyone who wants one, the Landrover freaks like them for there tractors, personally i would not beg one.

also a link below for the MAF.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st October 2020, 02:26
Replies: 13
Views: 635
Posted By Arctic
If it turns out the battery is ok? then its the...

If it turns out the battery is ok? then its the starter motor, try removing the spade end off & on also clean spade, usually though you get a clicking sound, if nowt at all after trying the spade...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st October 2020, 02:19
Replies: 23
Views: 626
Posted By Arctic
Sump Plug Washer ALU1403

these are what you want, but maybe not this amount.

...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th September 2020, 01:24
Replies: 14
Views: 1,069
Posted By Arctic
[Q[/QUOTE] Is it still called the big smoke...

[Q[/QUOTE]

Is it still called the big smoke :eek: what a name for the capital, or is it now the big green :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th September 2020, 01:18
Replies: 10
Views: 316
Posted By Arctic
nice one another 12 months of good driving to...

nice one another 12 months of good driving to look forward too, ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th September 2020, 01:17
Replies: 12
Views: 308
Posted By Arctic
Hi Steve. Always nice to get...

Hi Steve.
Always nice to get another 12 months under your belt well done;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th September 2020, 01:12
Replies: 443
Views: 409,401
Posted By Arctic
I'm thinking about using a length of plastic...

I'm thinking about using a length of plastic piping (drilled to allow drainage) to aid access from the spyhole.
2 - the drain hole beneath the servo can be clean from on top, rather than rummaging...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th September 2020, 00:57
Replies: 443
Views: 409,401
Posted By Arctic
Jules you are in lockdown again from Thursday i...

Jules you are in lockdown again from Thursday i am told by my Daughter whom lives in Conwy, so it will be at least six months before anyone will get into Wales i bet. :mad:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th September 2020, 00:46
Replies: 44
Views: 2,191
Posted By Arctic
Control Panel>Windows Update>View update history...

Control Panel>Windows Update>View update history should give you a list of all the Win10 updates installed. Double-click on one to find more info on it. Once you've found the offender, uninstall it...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th September 2020, 00:31
Replies: 15
Views: 686
Posted By Arctic
Hi Pete. That seems to have sorted...

Hi Pete.
That seems to have sorted it out, thank you appreciated, hopefully you can work some magic on the malware problem members are having to ;)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th September 2020, 00:28
Replies: 32
Views: 4,413
Posted By Arctic
Great to see the photos back thanks to Paul...

Great to see the photos back thanks to Paul (Snowman) and his PDF of the old pics, and Peter for re-instating them i think :}

Wish i had done PDF of my how to now :mad:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th September 2020, 10:50
Replies: 25
Views: 688
Posted By Arctic
HI Andrew. Thank you for letting...

HI Andrew.
Thank you for letting us know Mick as found you one, if he could not find one i doubt anyone could he's one of the good guys ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th September 2020, 10:08
Replies: 44
Views: 2,191
Posted By Arctic
Why are they selling a product that does not...

Why are they selling a product that does not work, or is not compatible with windows 10 surely that makes it not fit for purpose, so should not be sold to the public?
Forum: Items Wanted 29th September 2020, 01:52
Replies: 3
Views: 167
Posted By Arctic
Send a message to Andy (Trikey) i think i...

Send a message to Andy (Trikey) i think i remember him having a few not so long back.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th September 2020, 01:48
Replies: 16
Views: 767
Posted By Arctic
Forum is seeing problems.

There are few threads on this now, surely it must be sorted, the forum is seeing problems all to often now, maybe time to move onto better program etc :shrug:
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th September 2020, 01:38
Replies: 25
Views: 688
Posted By Arctic
A magnet will not work as they are alloy metal, i...

A magnet will not work as they are alloy metal, i think i have a few in the shed somewhere tomorrow i will have a gander and if so i will let you know.

I removed my wipers last week to add some...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th September 2020, 01:59
Replies: 12
Views: 492
Posted By Arctic
BBUS off a BMW also fit our cars and tend to be...

BBUS off a BMW also fit our cars and tend to be drier inside, as they can get wet and corrosive on our cars.

...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th September 2020, 01:50
Replies: 12
Views: 571
Posted By Arctic
Cleaning the MAF will only help for a short time,...

Cleaning the MAF will only help for a short time, if the MAF is past its best then only a new genuine Bosch one will do, as for mileage at lot depends on how good the car as been serviced ie how...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th September 2020, 01:32
Replies: 791
Views: 65,468
Posted By Arctic
Nowt on the R40 this weekend but changed the...

Nowt on the R40 this weekend but changed the manifold on the Fl2 for a swirl free manifold, what a nightmare of a job, :eek: wouldn't want to do another one in an hurry that's for sure, the amount of...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th September 2020, 21:38
Replies: 25
Views: 1,143
Posted By Arctic
Change the fuel filter that might help, the...

Change the fuel filter that might help, the O-rings on the regulator may have dried out and shrunk? best bet would to let Andy get his T4 on it, when he can. :}

Mike beat me to it:duh:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th September 2020, 21:10
Replies: 10
Views: 977
Posted By Arctic
Hi David. good job as i was letting...

Hi David.
good job as i was letting my heart get the better of me :D not that keen on green either, but do let us know how it looks etc :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th September 2020, 10:46
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By Arctic
HI Simon. Fair and very valid...

HI Simon.
Fair and very valid point, when i changed the back box on my tourer i had to modify the rear bumper for it to fit, as the back box had the straight tail pipes.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th September 2020, 10:39
Replies: 6
Views: 2,628
Posted By Arctic
Resurrection

Finally another thread rectified after the PB burglary, the thief got away with hundreds of my photos :mad:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th September 2020, 10:32
Replies: 10
Views: 977
Posted By Arctic
Andy seems you were thinking the same as me :D...

Andy seems you were thinking the same as me :D that is if David is not interested, but its stabling them.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th September 2020, 00:20
Replies: 18
Views: 1,105
Posted By Arctic
Hot cakes come to mind all tourers will benefit...

Hot cakes come to mind all tourers will benefit from adding these plates in which ever form you have.

https://i.imgur.com/VEqxoZSl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/7Oc2vfQl.jpg2
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th September 2020, 23:52
Replies: 10
Views: 977
Posted By Arctic
HI David. Tourers have much more...

HI David.
Tourers have much more use than a saloon, and if its not that bad i am sure she will find a buyer no trouble, what's the colour, Auto or manual.
Forum: Items Wanted 25th September 2020, 23:45
Replies: 5
Views: 214
Posted By Arctic
HI Keith. No problem i am sure it...

HI Keith.
No problem i am sure it will be put to good use at a Nano meet in 2022 after the C19 as faded away a little. :eek:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th September 2020, 11:31
Replies: 6
Views: 2,628
Posted By Arctic
replacement photos in progress.

replacement photos in progress.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th September 2020, 00:00
Replies: 6
Views: 332
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] HI David. If you are...

[QUOTE]]

HI David.
If you are thinking of a Chinese mount there is no such mount for the diesel, as its a mount which is for the V6 & 1.8, but as been used for the diesel with some...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th September 2020, 15:16
Replies: 6
Views: 332
Posted By Arctic
HI David. Could be lower engine...

HI David.
Could be lower engine mount, or it maybe the lower wish bone bush, get them checked out or do a visual check your self if you can.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th September 2020, 15:11
Replies: 15
Views: 686
Posted By Arctic
Hi Paul. From those PDF (Reebs) or...

Hi Paul.
From those PDF (Reebs) or one of the moderators should be able to re-instate the photos on the thread. ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd September 2020, 21:23
Replies: 8
Views: 412
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. These great spanners arrived...

Hi Mike.
These great spanners arrived today last two they had for sale bargain also £20.95 for both, a little bit of grinding to do tomorrow me thinks. ;)
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd September 2020, 18:50
Replies: 3
Views: 256
Posted By Arctic
Hi Martyn. Is it any of these...

Hi Martyn.
Is it any of these below ?
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd September 2020, 01:08
Replies: 2
Views: 208
Posted By Arctic
Andy is a generous guy, i have benefitted from...

Andy is a generous guy, i have benefitted from him also ;) cheers and thank you.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd September 2020, 22:31
Replies: 35
Views: 1,578
Posted By Arctic
I have been fitting the inline stat since 2011...

I have been fitting the inline stat since 2011 using only the Gates stat my preferred stat to use.

https://i.imgur.com/azfzSvZl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/wIsxSbZl.jpg2
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd September 2020, 20:48
Replies: 9
Views: 423
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Van. i would not...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Van.
i would not mention the fumes before the MOT see if it passes first, remember give your car an Italian tune up before taking to the MOT station maybe 30 minute run or...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd September 2020, 20:39
Replies: 54
Views: 2,236
Posted By Arctic
Hi Eddy. They both look good and i...

Hi Eddy.
They both look good and i can not see any strain in the rubber so, they must have line up ok on the arm, i am sure the neck ache will subside, and you will now enjoy a smoother...
Forum: Items Wanted 22nd September 2020, 13:03
Replies: 5
Views: 214
Posted By Arctic
HI Keith. So searched and found,...

HI Keith.
So searched and found, Telford is not to far away for you to take a little drive if you still require the light fitting.

https://i.imgur.com/wH56EIkl.jpg1
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd September 2020, 10:47
Replies: 34
Views: 4,020
Posted By Arctic
Thumbs up Pre MOT Italian Tune UP

I still maintain and have always said coincide your full service on the car, ie all filters, oil, and bottle of this in your tank a week before your MOT.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/222076086571
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd September 2020, 10:25
Replies: 14
Views: 738
Posted By Arctic
I still maintain and have always said coincide...

I still maintain and have always said coincide your full service on the car, ie all filters, oil, and bottle of this in your tank a week before your MOT.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/222076086571
...
Forum: Items Wanted 22nd September 2020, 00:03
Replies: 10
Views: 284
Posted By Arctic
Wow these parts were no more than £15.00 new ...

Wow these parts were no more than £15.00 new :eek:
Forum: Items Wanted 21st September 2020, 23:57
Replies: 5
Views: 214
Posted By Arctic
HI Keith. I will have a look in my...

HI Keith.
I will have a look in my shed tomorrow for you, if i have one its your FOC, if you have a quick drive down the M54 to Junction 2 ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st September 2020, 23:45
Replies: 35
Views: 1,578
Posted By Arctic
HI Sean. Personally i would run with...

HI Sean.
Personally i would run with that stat for at least a few weeks if not longer with the colder weather coming in, we have all tried to get our diesels to run at least 90-92 before...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st September 2020, 23:20
Replies: 109
Views: 6,774
Posted By Arctic
Thumbs up Excellent Work

HI Andrew.
Your work is next to none that i can see, i only wish i had the room to do what you are doing with your car, a full strip down and re-fit, the end product will be a car...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st September 2020, 14:27
Replies: 54
Views: 2,236
Posted By Arctic
Good choice by the looks of it guys, i have...

Good choice by the looks of it guys, i have purchased from the seller before and been happy with the products he sends out, happy fitting when you come to do them :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st September 2020, 12:24
Replies: 23
Views: 926
Posted By Arctic
Only one way for me get under the car :D you also...

Only one way for me get under the car :D you also check the lower wishbone bushes at the same time, steering rack, turbo hose, small hose going to the engine block, all drive shaft gaiters etc the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st September 2020, 10:15
Replies: 109
Views: 6,774
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andrew. You covered some...

Hi Andrew.
You covered some great work there, i am following this thread great reading thank you for adding all the photo too. :bowdown: Arctic.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th September 2020, 15:48
Replies: 84
Views: 32,408
Posted By Arctic
Auto Fluid

I think warrants a bump up the forum excellent how to. ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th September 2020, 10:16
Replies: 8
Views: 412
Posted By Arctic
Hi Matthew. The answer is no...

Hi Matthew.
The answer is no you would have to take off the auxiliary belt or at least slip it off the main pulley out of the way to change the A/C belt, always best to change them...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th September 2020, 22:18
Replies: 34
Views: 4,020
Posted By Arctic
HI Sean. The last post up is of my...

HI Sean.
The last post up is of my Freelander 2 MOT pass. Sadly the original MGZT 190 is no longer with me. It was exchange for the NUK in 2018 which Brian referenced too post 20 in the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th September 2020, 22:04
Replies: 6
Views: 3,519
Posted By Arctic
Hi Ron. Excellent thread mush...

Hi Ron.
Excellent thread mush appreciated :bowdown:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th September 2020, 10:06
Replies: 18
Views: 610
Posted By Arctic
HI Paolo. Personally i would not go...

HI Paolo.
Personally i would not go below the 115A for the diesel.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th September 2020, 00:23
Replies: 34
Views: 4,020
Posted By Arctic
Thumbs up MOT Pass

Once again the Fl2 as had it's yearly MOT and passed no advisories well pleased it's great when you know the work you have put in looking after your car pays dividends :D
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th September 2020, 15:38
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By Arctic
Make your self a little template & use that to...

Make your self a little template & use that to line the torpedo's up on each door;)

https://i.imgur.com/mQzCIQPl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/Fy4UYRFl.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/arFHsAzl.jpg3
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th September 2020, 23:43
Replies: 9
Views: 383
Posted By Arctic
Trim 5mm of the thread and if you do not have the...

Trim 5mm of the thread and if you do not have the crows foot, or find it hard to get a spanner on the nut grind down a spanner.

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=192709
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th September 2020, 23:37
Replies: 19
Views: 718
Posted By Arctic
Hi Alex. Nice to see younger owners...

Hi Alex.
Nice to see younger owners coming into the fold, give it a good service replacing the PCV filter which does get over looked.

Check those plenums ;) link below. ;)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th September 2020, 23:12
Replies: 54
Views: 2,236
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. I re-visited the lower...

Hi John.
I re-visited the lower wish bone bushes i purchased in the past, which should have had the larger amount of rubber in them due to the photos on the sellers listings, twice i got...
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