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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st March 2019, 07:36
Replies: 10
Views: 1,480
Posted By 75c
You'd be warning more 75 owners if you left...

You'd be warning more 75 owners if you left feedback telling potential buyers to be wary...I hope you're going to do that
Forum: Social Forum 28th March 2019, 23:51
Replies: 16
Views: 1,094
Posted By 75c
98% of stats are made up. There were less...

98% of stats are made up.

There were less than 1.5 million cars on the road in 1940.

''In November 1940, the total number of cars in the UK was 1,348,817, and many vehicles were commandeered by...
Forum: Social Forum 18th March 2019, 19:41
Replies: 12
Views: 612
Posted By 75c
Be sure and ask for one next time you need a...

Be sure and ask for one next time you need a doctor :duh:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th March 2019, 00:22
Replies: 19
Views: 1,549
Posted By 75c
Not really. They think a garaged car is more...

Not really.

They think a garaged car is more likely to be damaged going in and out of the garage than it is to be damaged sitting on the drive.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th March 2019, 08:43
Replies: 9
Views: 881
Posted By 75c
Tazo got kicked off ebay for selling rubbish. If...

Tazo got kicked off ebay for selling rubbish. If you havent ordered yet ask them for their ebay id and read the feedback on it.

I used to have it bookmarked but I've got a new tablet.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st March 2019, 22:58
Replies: 9
Views: 919
Posted By 75c
My old one always used to give that impression...

My old one always used to give that impression too but it had never seen any paint in its life.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st March 2019, 14:20
Replies: 18
Views: 1,960
Posted By 75c
If the answer is what then 1 must be w, 2 must be...

If the answer is what then 1 must be w, 2 must be h, 3 must be a, 4 must be t :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th February 2019, 19:32
Replies: 13
Views: 1,034
Posted By 75c
Bones the resurrected coming to a nano soon?

Bones the resurrected coming to a nano soon?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th February 2019, 09:12
Replies: 537
Views: 76,307
Posted By 75c
Tony you may well have had many thousands of...

Tony you may well have had many thousands of pounds go through succesfully and have had five years of good dealings.

Its more than 13 months since he took my money for a premium bumper that he...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th February 2019, 00:44
Replies: 27
Views: 2,752
Posted By 75c
Thats what mine did. I got a new coolant cap from...

Thats what mine did. I got a new coolant cap from DMGRS and all was well.

The seals go on them.
Forum: Social Forum 3rd February 2019, 20:58
Replies: 15
Views: 1,181
Posted By 75c
I regularly swap my sim between an iphone and a...

I regularly swap my sim between an iphone and a android phone.

iMessages are an apple feature but have nothing to do with the sim card.

Whatever is going on with your wifes text messages its...
Forum: Social Forum 29th January 2019, 09:47
Replies: 31
Views: 1,864
Posted By 75c
I've got a CX3 which has a push button start. I...

I've got a CX3 which has a push button start. I like it. I have a remote fob for unlocking the car that has a key hidden inside it to unlock the doors if the battery dies. The fob lives in my bag and...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th January 2019, 13:41
Replies: 13
Views: 1,874
Posted By 75c
Dont let the troll make you think twice about the...

Dont let the troll make you think twice about the club Andy - people with God complexes arent uncommon on the internet. Thanks for all your help lovely. Enjoy your retirement but keep coming to meets.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd January 2019, 23:45
Replies: 220
Views: 46,339
Posted By 75c
Don't waste your time. He's stolen your...

Don't waste your time.

He's stolen your money.

He's had over a year to deliver my premium bumper. I've got 36 emails and private messages from him. He couldnt lie straight in bed.

My...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd January 2019, 23:33
Replies: 19
Views: 3,481
Posted By 75c
Read it all but really only needed to read the bs...

Read it all but really only needed to read the bs about wanting you to pay for a new key.

Chancer.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th January 2019, 15:30
Replies: 38
Views: 3,387
Posted By 75c
All retailers have hiccups when processing...

All retailers have hiccups when processing orders. You only have to look at trust pilot for the Liverpool Football Club supporters shop to see that every so often something goes wrong. Sometimes its...
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 2nd January 2019, 14:54
Replies: 138
Views: 19,781
Posted By 75c
He's such a good guy that he took hundreds of...

He's such a good guy that he took hundreds of pounds off me over a year ago for a premium bumper, never delivered it and now actively ignores me.

It disgusts me that people still recommend him on...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th December 2018, 23:05
Replies: 44
Views: 4,139
Posted By 75c
My o/h ''made'' me sell one of our rovers a...

My o/h ''made'' me sell one of our rovers a couple of weeks ago so reluctantly I listed the 2.5 v6 saloon.

I was delighted when it sold to a 24 year old who was buying it as the first car he has...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th December 2018, 17:04
Replies: 10
Views: 1,565
Posted By 75c
Having rights is one thing, enforcing them is...

Having rights is one thing, enforcing them is another.

Suing someone in small claims or on moneyclaimonline and getting the judgement is the easy part.

Getting the money off someone who is...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd December 2018, 07:27
Replies: 6
Views: 761
Posted By 75c
Considering how long ago rover stopped trading it...

Considering how long ago rover stopped trading it always surprises me how many ''ex-rover technicians'' there are still out there.

One of our local garages advertises themselves as rover...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th December 2018, 00:11
Replies: 8
Views: 795
Posted By 75c
There is no head gasket kit that eliminates the...

There is no head gasket kit that eliminates the possibility of head gasket failure 100%.

Additionally, any replacement kit is only as good as the mechanic who fitted it was competent.
Forum: Social Forum 9th December 2018, 10:15
Replies: 22
Views: 2,001
Posted By 75c
I did my sfrbo at plas menia. Are you doing the...

I did my sfrbo at plas menia. Are you doing the residential or non residential courses?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th December 2018, 17:37
Replies: 18
Views: 2,242
Posted By 75c
I wasnt knocking the price of ''our cars'' I said...

I wasnt knocking the price of ''our cars'' I said it was getting a lot of money thrown at it for a car that hasnt been used for five years.


If it's okay with you, I'll also point out its been...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th December 2018, 14:37
Replies: 8
Views: 1,267
Posted By 75c
Did you read the ad? Problem is it has...

Did you read the ad?

Problem is it has stood in my garage for years and now won’t start turns over but doesn’t start. It’s in really good condition.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd December 2018, 14:59
Replies: 31
Views: 3,048
Posted By 75c
When I was having some paint done to the bottom...

When I was having some paint done to the bottom of one of my wings after a badger committed suicide by rover I asked about having them removed. The paint man, who is really good, reasoned that...
Forum: Was it you? 1st December 2018, 21:58
Replies: 6
Views: 1,012
Posted By 75c
I like it. It's just been mot'd, it's petrol, its...

I like it. It's just been mot'd, it's petrol, its done less than 90k and I think the blue is a wrap
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st December 2018, 20:46
Replies: 10
Views: 2,067
Posted By 75c
He doesn't have a website but his catalogue is on...

He doesn't have a website but his catalogue is on this site.

He is still trading but he's been recovering from a heart attack so orders are taking about four weeks.

With Christmas post the way...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th November 2018, 13:27
Replies: 17
Views: 3,440
Posted By 75c
I was working nights as a critical care nurse at...

I was working nights as a critical care nurse at the time. I worked out that with charges it cost me the equivalent of three weeks take home pay.

People criticise good sellers for slow delivery...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th November 2018, 13:21
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By 75c
Yes many thanks Matt. You've kept me and mine on...

Yes many thanks Matt. You've kept me and mine on the road more times than I can count.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th November 2018, 22:40
Replies: 17
Views: 3,440
Posted By 75c
13 months to the day since I paid for my premium...

13 months to the day since I paid for my premium bumper. dont even have the car it was bought for any more.


Poor love had lots of bad days it seems
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th November 2018, 15:47
Replies: 46
Views: 6,359
Posted By 75c
Well that's just as well because the drive is...

Well that's just as well because the drive is where my friends MG lives since the dealer they bought it off stopped being an MG dealer four weeks after they took delivery.

Thing is broken, getting...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th November 2018, 00:28
Replies: 10
Views: 2,190
Posted By 75c
The advertising emails are automated. Perhaps he...

The advertising emails are automated. Perhaps he doesn't appreciate being summoned. I really hope he doesn't answer this or your other summons.

Why cant you behave with some class for once?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2018, 21:21
Replies: 4
Views: 765
Posted By 75c
Thanks ian, saw this last night and got o/h a...

Thanks ian, saw this last night and got o/h a track day driving his own car
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2018, 20:56
Replies: 18
Views: 1,497
Posted By 75c
Not one I'm familiar with but will keep an eye...

Not one I'm familiar with but will keep an eye for you :D
Forum: Social Forum 26th November 2018, 14:10
Replies: 25
Views: 2,108
Posted By 75c
This isn't what I meant when I said we should go...

This isn't what I meant when I said we should go for a grill.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2018, 14:04
Replies: 7
Views: 1,132
Posted By 75c
I'd scrap it and donate the interior to me :cool:

I'd scrap it and donate the interior to me :cool:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2018, 14:01
Replies: 18
Views: 1,497
Posted By 75c
Suppose it depends if they're minatures and...

Suppose it depends if they're minatures and travel in a cage. Still dont see how it works safely. I have a couple of seatbelt harnesses for when mine go in the back seat of a saloon. Far better...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2018, 13:54
Replies: 18
Views: 2,242
Posted By 75c
Getting a lot of money thrown at it for a car...

Getting a lot of money thrown at it for a car that hasnt been used for five years.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2018, 13:53
Replies: 46
Views: 6,359
Posted By 75c
I've driven three different dacias and a couple...

I've driven three different dacias and a couple of the newer mgs. I'd drive the Dacias over the MG any day of the week.


Dacias are underrated. MG's are only selling at all because people feel an...
Forum: Social Forum 26th November 2018, 00:02
Replies: 10
Views: 1,459
Posted By 75c
You all need to ask yourselves why your wives...

You all need to ask yourselves why your wives cant be bothered filling the car up. I've never sent my old man his car back empty ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th November 2018, 23:59
Replies: 4
Views: 753
Posted By 75c
Thanks, it was the relay :)

Thanks, it was the relay :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th November 2018, 23:44
Replies: 18
Views: 1,497
Posted By 75c
Which one did you buy? I wonder if its one of my...

Which one did you buy? I wonder if its one of my old diesels.

What colour is it? What model?

Any photos?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th November 2018, 03:59
Replies: 11
Views: 1,636
Posted By 75c
I want it. Ravinder how much cash have you...

I want it.

Ravinder how much cash have you got waiting for a bride?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th November 2018, 03:55
Replies: 4
Views: 753
Posted By 75c
What would cause this?

Anybody tell me what would cause a car to suddenly start to have the front fogs on permanently?

It's not one of mine, it's my sister's 1.8. The plenums are dry, there's no flooding and no water.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th November 2018, 03:51
Replies: 2
Views: 991
Posted By 75c
For those of us not lucky enough to have access...

For those of us not lucky enough to have access to a brian, I just used the ebay key repair service and got my key back in two days with a new case for £18 including signed for postage. Key case is...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th November 2018, 03:48
Replies: 15
Views: 1,751
Posted By 75c
I'm sure the thermostat shout is right however...

I'm sure the thermostat shout is right however when I had my diesels one of them did this. It turned out to be a faulty rad cap that had allowed all the coolant to steam out. There was no coolant in...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd November 2018, 01:02
Replies: 8
Views: 1,304
Posted By 75c
How is it strange? :shrug: He's had the car...

How is it strange? :shrug:

He's had the car from new - 14 years ago - would you not have had them changed by now?

Does the ;) mean you know differently?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st November 2018, 14:11
Replies: 10
Views: 1,836
Posted By 75c
dvla say they'll automatically stop them but they...

dvla say they'll automatically stop them but they kept taking them from me for three months as well and mine wasn't insured during that time either.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st November 2018, 14:05
Replies: 11
Views: 1,778
Posted By 75c
The seller is a crook 30-Day Summary ...

The seller is a crook


30-Day Summary Total bids: https://ir.ebaystatic.com/pictures/aw/pics/s.gif3
Items bid on: https://ir.ebaystatic.com/pictures/aw/pics/s.gif2
Bid activity (%) with...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st November 2018, 00:58
Replies: 25
Views: 2,197
Posted By 75c
Good luck Stu

Good luck Stu
Forum: S525 OVP The Club Car 21st November 2018, 00:53
Replies: 45
Views: 22,640
Posted By 75c
Beautiful car. I hope everybody who had a hand in...

Beautiful car. I hope everybody who had a hand in restoring and rescuing her gets a chance to see the completed project (even those who are aren't members now). If you ever want her to do a tour of...
Forum: Social Forum 19th November 2018, 22:10
Replies: 14
Views: 1,219
Posted By 75c
hope it doesnt but saw fury in belfast not long...

hope it doesnt but saw fury in belfast not long ago and he didnt look close to being in good shape. sure he'll be fitter before the fight but people here wouldnt even be surprised if it didnt happen.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2018, 22:06
Replies: 22
Views: 2,130
Posted By 75c
Welcome back. the tourer all day long. I...

Welcome back.


the tourer all day long. I had a mk1 zt 260 saloon. drove a friends tourer 260 recently, different thing altogether.
Forum: Social Forum 19th November 2018, 20:25
Replies: 14
Views: 1,219
Posted By 75c
Wilder will destroy Fury.

Wilder will destroy Fury.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2018, 08:14
Replies: 39
Views: 5,562
Posted By 75c
Makes me tired just looking at all that ! I...

Makes me tired just looking at all that ! I thought checking tyres and fluids weekly between services was doing it right! Thanks arctic
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2018, 08:12
Replies: 35
Views: 4,003
Posted By 75c
Be sure to let us know which 15-20 year old car...

Be sure to let us know which 15-20 year old car you get that's self-healing
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th November 2018, 06:13
Replies: 15
Views: 1,754
Posted By 75c
He's a good lad, he's in the uk, he sells and...

He's a good lad, he's in the uk, he sells and delivers good quality products. All a massive improvement on the trader who still hasnt delivered my premium bumper a year later. Really hope more people...
Forum: Social Forum 12th November 2018, 13:28
Replies: 29
Views: 1,745
Posted By 75c
Garden size.....first world problem ...

Garden size.....first world problem


http://www.cpag.org.uk/content/child-poverty-facts-and-figures
Forum: Social Forum 12th November 2018, 13:05
Replies: 29
Views: 1,745
Posted By 75c
Shows how detached some people are from reality....

Shows how detached some people are from reality. In the uk 30% of children live in poverty. Lets deal with that before we start worrying about garden size
Forum: Items Wanted 12th November 2018, 13:00
Replies: 11
Views: 1,470
Posted By 75c
Set on ebay...

Set on ebay (https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/4-x-MG-ZT-ZTT-Silver-Alloy-Wheel-Centres-Caps-Trims-DTC000150-56mm-Centre/352494657059?hash=item5212519e23:g:1psAAOSwl4lbzyL0:rk:1:pf:0)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th November 2018, 12:53
Replies: 19
Views: 7,019
Posted By 75c
Radweld? Cyanide for cars.

Radweld? Cyanide for cars.
Forum: Social Forum 10th November 2018, 23:03
Replies: 72
Views: 5,207
Posted By 75c
I've got entirely too little testosterone for...

I've got entirely too little testosterone for this ''debate'' obviously but since when has it been appropriate to call someone a liar?

I'm also a bit perplexed by this



Like minded in what...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th November 2018, 22:12
Replies: 4
Views: 655
Posted By 75c
I'm impressed and full of admiration Lee...

I'm impressed and full of admiration Lee :bowdown:. Those who didnt see the first thread should read it (https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=289918)


Highlights, Stan had a heart...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th November 2018, 20:31
Replies: 26
Views: 2,669
Posted By 75c
if the point he's trying to make is some people...

if the point he's trying to make is some people have too much money and not enough sense then he's succeeded. a full dmf filter. wow. what a muppet
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th November 2018, 16:55
Replies: 27
Views: 2,642
Posted By 75c
no doubt an expert will have a better idea but...

no doubt an expert will have a better idea but when mine did this it was a kerfuffed turbo
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th November 2018, 16:51
Replies: 6
Views: 931
Posted By 75c
i keep seeing a green tourer in dundonald...

i keep seeing a green tourer in dundonald mcdonalds opposite the ulster. dont think its yours as its been there nearly every day for a month or so.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th November 2018, 16:45
Replies: 10
Views: 1,011
Posted By 75c
I like them so much i've ordered some. Not being...

I like them so much i've ordered some. Not being as in your face as the colour ones works well when you work in a practical war zone like me.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th November 2018, 16:43
Replies: 7
Views: 1,220
Posted By 75c
Why did the detail get edited out? It was...

Why did the detail get edited out? It was interesting especially about the engine!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th November 2018, 16:42
Replies: 13
Views: 1,581
Posted By 75c
On most people's cars they'd have got away with...

On most people's cars they'd have got away with that ! I'll have to go and look at mine now :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th November 2018, 16:40
Replies: 13
Views: 1,411
Posted By 75c
My 260 was a mk1. My first two 75s were mk 1s. I...

My 260 was a mk1. My first two 75s were mk 1s. I currently have two facelifts. I prefer the look of the mk1 so i romanticise them in my mind i think. By the time I had sold my mk 1's they were as...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th November 2018, 14:41
Replies: 10
Views: 1,011
Posted By 75c
Looks good!

Looks good!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th November 2018, 10:10
Replies: 28
Views: 2,943
Posted By 75c
Often true that misinformation is spread by...

Often true that misinformation is spread by people with keyboards but lacking in facts too.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th November 2018, 00:03
Replies: 11
Views: 1,560
Posted By 75c
Beautiful car and proof that they'll sell for a...

Beautiful car and proof that they'll sell for a good price if they're a good example. Health and happiness
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th November 2018, 20:51
Replies: 8
Views: 1,251
Posted By 75c
Its because n.i mots are govt issued. There's no...

Its because n.i mots are govt issued. There's no mot histories online for them so they only appear on the mot checker not the mot history checker. The last mot that shows on the mot checker, which is...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th November 2018, 17:48
Replies: 45
Views: 4,721
Posted By 75c
I was talking about the risk to your car fitting...

I was talking about the risk to your car fitting a part as integral as a lower engine mount that was put together so cheaply that it can be manufactured, supplied and delivered from asia for 99p.

...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th November 2018, 17:25
Replies: 45
Views: 4,721
Posted By 75c
Seems like a big risk to save a few quid.

Seems like a big risk to save a few quid.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th November 2018, 16:58
Replies: 8
Views: 1,251
Posted By 75c
Its mot expired July 2015

Its mot expired July 2015
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th November 2018, 11:25
Replies: 50
Views: 6,775
Posted By 75c
Yes last winter I had a power drain that I...

Yes last winter I had a power drain that I couldn't track down. The tractor I had then was flat every day for about a month. I used one of these until my o/h finally got round to getting the drain...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th November 2018, 21:26
Replies: 10
Views: 1,355
Posted By 75c
It will be a rear spring. Unlike the front where...

It will be a rear spring. Unlike the front where the spring goes through the tyre unless you have protectors, I've known people drive tourers around with a broken rear spring and not realise till its...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th November 2018, 20:44
Replies: 67
Views: 8,399
Posted By 75c
Heck, awful news. RIP Freddie, I hope the...

Heck, awful news.

RIP Freddie, I hope the family can draw the strength to get them through the dark days ahead.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd November 2018, 18:39
Replies: 27
Views: 2,326
Posted By 75c
I should have known a nine word sentence that was...

I should have known a nine word sentence that was utterly without refutable content would still lead to the need for people to have a pop when I write it.


Okay, any competent and knowledegable...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd November 2018, 18:25
Replies: 9
Views: 739
Posted By 75c
My dad works for the home office, I think speed...

My dad works for the home office, I think speed of bacon eating is about as physical as it gets for him. What do you do?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd November 2018, 11:30
Replies: 27
Views: 2,326
Posted By 75c
If I really must change a word then I'll change...

If I really must change a word then I'll change actual to qualified.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd November 2018, 11:20
Replies: 27
Views: 2,326
Posted By 75c
Any actual mechanic should be able to change...

Any actual mechanic should be able to change belts properly.
Forum: Social Forum 2nd November 2018, 23:26
Replies: 18
Views: 1,304
Posted By 75c
We have clare's law to protect us from domestic...

We have clare's law to protect us from domestic violence and employers can require disclosure of unspent convictions.


Certain professions, like mine (nursing) have to disclose all convictions...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd November 2018, 23:18
Replies: 9
Views: 829
Posted By 75c
You're among friends. Sorry for your loss.

You're among friends. Sorry for your loss.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd November 2018, 23:12
Replies: 12
Views: 1,238
Posted By 75c
I bet you'll have a rover again by easter :)

I bet you'll have a rover again by easter :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd November 2018, 23:10
Replies: 20
Views: 1,939
Posted By 75c
No answer to the question I've asked rimmers half...

No answer to the question I've asked rimmers half a dozen times in half a dozen ways including on the phone :(
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd November 2018, 23:09
Replies: 40
Views: 5,830
Posted By 75c
Sorry Andrew, awful :(

Sorry Andrew, awful :(
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd November 2018, 23:08
Replies: 10
Views: 1,426
Posted By 75c
When was the pcv filter last changed?

When was the pcv filter last changed?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2018, 15:23
Replies: 32
Views: 2,513
Posted By 75c
I did all those things and installed one of the...

I did all those things and installed one of the temperature gauges which I monitored like a patient in clinical care every time I drove it. Head gasket still popped. There's a storesman at work who...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2018, 13:25
Replies: 32
Views: 2,513
Posted By 75c
The hgf issue is real. People will say a properly...

The hgf issue is real. People will say a properly maintained kseries won't let you down. Ask Flying Banana how many head gaskets she's been through. I doubt anybody maintains their cars better than...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2018, 01:06
Replies: 19
Views: 1,737
Posted By 75c
I cant believe he didnt get jailed. what is wrong...

I cant believe he didnt get jailed. what is wrong with the courts?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2018, 01:01
Replies: 19
Views: 1,737
Posted By 75c
It's a diesel, must have had a remap :D

It's a diesel, must have had a remap :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st October 2018, 23:27
Replies: 13
Views: 1,655
Posted By 75c
Send Marina Brian a message, he's posted on this...

Send Marina Brian a message, he's posted on this thread. I'm not a fan of any of the tuning boxes. The remaps are a lot cheaper than the prices you were looking at. Every T4 operative charges...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st October 2018, 22:55
Replies: 13
Views: 1,655
Posted By 75c
I looked into these when I was a diesel dolly. ...

I looked into these when I was a diesel dolly.

Far too many reviews like this link
(https://www.yell.com/biz/tunit-chorley-2243206/)
Get a T40 remap.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st October 2018, 22:29
Replies: 10
Views: 1,294
Posted By 75c
Royal Blue was always my favourite mark 1 colour....

Royal Blue was always my favourite mark 1 colour. That car was entering into how my dream mk 1 would look. If the new owner doesn't love it they should get therapy.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st October 2018, 01:47
Replies: 57
Views: 7,491
Posted By 75c
....or been very heavy. My brother is...

....or been very heavy.


My brother is very ''heavy'' his car seats wear out just thinking about him driving.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2018, 22:10
Replies: 42
Views: 5,415
Posted By 75c
There's been three in the north (counting yours)...

There's been three in the north (counting yours) for sale this year. Wasnt looking one when it went up but it was linked to here. Then when I was looking one I missed out on two of them. Including...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2018, 15:24
Replies: 28
Views: 2,943
Posted By 75c
Wasnt a mistake on your part or mine victor. I...

Wasnt a mistake on your part or mine victor. I wasn't asking you negatively. Written word not having tone so gets misunderstood and all pffft.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2018, 15:21
Replies: 28
Views: 2,943
Posted By 75c
Well it wasn't obvious to me, I wasn't...

Well it wasn't obvious to me, I wasn't questioning their motives, I wasn't being protective of Mat, I was genuinely confused. It was either a ''my parcel is late too'' post, or a ''my email was...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2018, 12:38
Replies: 20
Views: 1,939
Posted By 75c
Fair enough, why do you charge me more for...

Fair enough, why do you charge me more for something sent to belfast by royal mail than you charge to send the same item to my mainland house in liverpool?
I'll accept the courier surcharge but the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2018, 11:51
Replies: 41
Views: 5,219
Posted By 75c
I've made the mistake of spending a lot of time...

I've made the mistake of spending a lot of time and money on a car I didn't love just to avoid it being scrapped. End result? I lost money when I fixed it and sold it. A year later the buyer broke...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th October 2018, 11:45
Replies: 6
Views: 906
Posted By 75c
Thanks boys, it was what Brian said. The car did...

Thanks boys, it was what Brian said. The car did have a leaky boot until recently.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2018, 11:43
Replies: 28
Views: 2,943
Posted By 75c
Why even mention it then victor?

Why even mention it then victor?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2018, 11:42
Replies: 40
Views: 5,830
Posted By 75c
Sorry it's happened, and I hate myself a little...

Sorry it's happened, and I hate myself a little for typing this, (*but I know you've got a great soh) but given how fond you were of moving threads when you were a mod it's a bit ironic isn't it?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2018, 00:02
Replies: 42
Views: 5,415
Posted By 75c
''Last of this color in ireland'' The...

''Last of this color in ireland''



The things people say !
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2018, 00:00
Replies: 28
Views: 2,943
Posted By 75c
He doesnt have a phone number for customers which...

He doesnt have a phone number for customers which is odd but he'd probably spend his days being asked for advice rather than trading so I understand it. Send him an email, a dm on here and hit him up...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th October 2018, 21:22
Replies: 41
Views: 4,044
Posted By 75c
My 2.5 is an auto, all my others have been...

My 2.5 is an auto, all my others have been manuals. The box in my 2.5 is really smooth, everything does what its supposed to do and does it well, but I still prefer manuals.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th October 2018, 00:51
Replies: 22
Views: 2,436
Posted By 75c
Clyde decided to sell Wurzel. He posted an ad and...

Clyde decided to sell Wurzel. He posted an ad and he posted a thread. Some members of the posteratti were less than kind about the asking price. Some were kind, but also thought it was over-priced....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th October 2018, 23:31
Replies: 6
Views: 906
Posted By 75c
Question about bulb warning light please

I have a bulb warning light come on for my rear brake light. It comes on the first time I start the car in the day, it stays on until the first time I apply the brakes. Then it goes off, and it...
Forum: Social Forum 28th October 2018, 22:36
Replies: 7
Views: 792
Posted By 75c
When you have a president who says less people...

When you have a president who says less people would have died if there were more guns then you know you're screwed
Forum: Social Forum 28th October 2018, 22:34
Replies: 9
Views: 1,071
Posted By 75c
All five on board, including the owner of LCFC...

All five on board, including the owner of LCFC confirmed dead. Very sad.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th October 2018, 09:48
Replies: 63
Views: 4,755
Posted By 75c
No, you aren't doing anything wrong. I messaged...

No, you aren't doing anything wrong. I messaged you about bones, you were polite and responsive. Unfortunately, bones had been sold and so I couldn't have him.



The right buyer will come along.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th October 2018, 19:57
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By 75c
When you put the radio code in your radio will...

When you put the radio code in your radio will work again.

Look in the glovebox and any paperwork you have for the code, it's four numbers.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th October 2018, 19:52
Replies: 40
Views: 4,700
Posted By 75c
I'm hyper jealous and that plate has to be worth...

I'm hyper jealous and that plate has to be worth a bomb! Not asking what you paid but how much did the seller have on a 33k car like that ?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th October 2018, 19:50
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By 75c
No, you need the radio code. They've had the...

No, you need the radio code.

They've had the battery disconnected.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th October 2018, 10:21
Replies: 6
Views: 788
Posted By 75c
The promises section says all cars will have at...

The promises section says all cars will have at least six months mot so that would be the first thing I'd question if I were looking at it. 65k is badly maintained hgf danger zone so that would be...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th October 2018, 09:56
Replies: 23
Views: 1,896
Posted By 75c
He's even lying about his feedback, he has 0%...

He's even lying about his feedback, he has 0% feedback because he hasn't sold anything in the last year. His feedback for the year previously was 84%.


Positive Feedback (last 12 months): 0%

...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th October 2018, 09:36
Replies: 23
Views: 1,896
Posted By 75c
Dear seller Your 11 year feedback doesn't...

Dear seller

Your 11 year feedback doesn't have any relevance as there's no feedback exchanged for classified ads. That means, any seller using classified ads to sell cars can make claims like...
Forum: Social Forum 24th October 2018, 23:53
Replies: 65
Views: 4,425
Posted By 75c
I've seen 17 people die from road traffic...

I've seen 17 people die from road traffic injuries since I began working as a nurse, 11 of those were night accidents. Visibility is never 100% at night, empty roads make distance and speed of...
Forum: Social Forum 24th October 2018, 14:48
Replies: 11
Views: 1,147
Posted By 75c
No wonder George feels so victimised when you...

No wonder George feels so victimised when you consider what he was banned for is now common practice :rolleyes:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd October 2018, 05:06
Replies: 13,123
Views: 1,324,401
Posted By 75c
Can't just scroll past that and not comment....

Can't just scroll past that and not comment. That's incredible.

Come and do mine :p:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd October 2018, 05:00
Replies: 23
Views: 1,896
Posted By 75c
Well, he's a very rude seller if his reply to an...

Well, he's a very rude seller if his reply to an innocent question is anything to go by!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd October 2018, 04:59
Replies: 34
Views: 3,082
Posted By 75c
If you're spending thousands then your car really...

If you're spending thousands then your car really should be fairly close to concours and mechanically on point.


If you've got one that just seems to be stuck in the loop of something else breaks...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd October 2018, 04:53
Replies: 34
Views: 3,207
Posted By 75c
I spent 18 months travelling. I self funded...

I spent 18 months travelling. I self funded through a mixture of working as I went and savings from work I did before I went. I wouldn't change it for the world. It hasnt hindered my career, it's...
Forum: Social Forum 19th October 2018, 20:45
Replies: 9
Views: 559
Posted By 75c
I could get put on weight just looking at those!

I could get put on weight just looking at those!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th October 2018, 19:00
Replies: 26
Views: 2,783
Posted By 75c
Of all the people who could have got John's car,...

Of all the people who could have got John's car, the only one who would have complained as regularly and as loudly is you. You seem to have very little in the way of respect or gratitude. Calling...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th October 2018, 11:35
Replies: 2
Views: 771
Posted By 75c
A number of people on our facebook group have...

A number of people on our facebook group have reported chromed items from that seller becoming pitted and marked within an unacceptably short period of time. None have been that grille, most were...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th October 2018, 20:54
Replies: 10
Views: 1,161
Posted By 75c
I have a mint one of those that I'll be selling...

I have a mint one of those that I'll be selling shortly, have to admit, that's the only other one I've seen that's as good.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th October 2018, 16:30
Replies: 24
Views: 1,876
Posted By 75c
I'm surprised to hear you dont get reminders...

I'm surprised to hear you dont get reminders about mot due dates in england. We get a letter six weeks before they're due. Then again, all our mots are carried out by vosa staff so its almost unheard...
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 17th October 2018, 21:28
Replies: 36
Views: 11,451
Posted By 75c
You did well in the fight (even if you did bottle...

You did well in the fight (even if you did bottle out of the chest wax :p:), you've done better with this. They could have sold that twenty times over if facebook is right. Jealous
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th October 2018, 21:21
Replies: 13
Views: 1,603
Posted By 75c
Go on Brian, admit it, you're a mod on there...

Go on Brian, admit it, you're a mod on there aren't you? :p:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th October 2018, 21:14
Replies: 13
Views: 1,401
Posted By 75c
I'd be proud if that was my dad they were talking...

I'd be proud if that was my dad they were talking about.
Forum: V8 Forum 17th October 2018, 21:08
Replies: 23
Views: 6,174
Posted By 75c
This'll be interesting. If there were ever any...

This'll be interesting. If there were ever any serious intention to scrap it that should defer it :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th October 2018, 15:55
Replies: 55
Views: 4,720
Posted By 75c
Politically correct e-babble. Livestock...

Politically correct e-babble.


Livestock emissions make up between 14.5 and 18% of all greenhouse gas. The combined impact of all the entire transportation system, so that's cars, planes, boats,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th October 2018, 12:26
Replies: 101
Views: 7,136
Posted By 75c
With respect, you don't know that. Are three...

With respect, you don't know that. Are three people dead because that driver hasn't had his eyes tested since he passed his test the first time?

Would a mandatory retest have picked up on poor...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th October 2018, 22:47
Replies: 26
Views: 3,157
Posted By 75c
Bit jealous of your new car, fabby buy, how much...

Bit jealous of your new car, fabby buy, how much did you haggle him down to if you dont mind me asking?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th October 2018, 22:40
Replies: 101
Views: 7,136
Posted By 75c
I would raise the age for getting your...

I would raise the age for getting your provisional to 18 and make it mandatory for you to have completed at least 140 hours on the road before you're allowed to take your test.


I'd also...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th October 2018, 22:17
Replies: 9
Views: 826
Posted By 75c
If it is copyright, Bob is going to get very...

If it is copyright, Bob is going to get very rich. Asda, Tesco, M&S, even Aldi and Lidl all use it every day!
Forum: Social Forum 14th October 2018, 17:47
Replies: 53
Views: 4,958
Posted By 75c
Christ he can only have been in his sixties. ...

Christ he can only have been in his sixties.


Rest in peace
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2018, 17:33
Replies: 8
Views: 987
Posted By 75c
There's no protection for car sales anyway, it's...

There's no protection for car sales anyway, it's an ineligible category, as I found out the hard, expensive way:gorgeous:


People should sell cars free on gumtree
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2018, 16:18
Replies: 8
Views: 987
Posted By 75c
In motors you can end early to sell to the...

In motors you can end early to sell to the highest bidder.

It's pretty easy

http://offer.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?EndingMyAuction

Select sell to current high bidder.

If they havent...
Forum: Social Forum 14th October 2018, 15:04
Replies: 9
Views: 553
Posted By 75c
I got sent home from work for wearing a poppy two...

I got sent home from work for wearing a poppy two years ago. In Northern Ireland a poppy is considered a political statement. I was a nurse working in critical care at the royal when they sent me...
Forum: V8 Forum 10th October 2018, 20:46
Replies: 56
Views: 8,731
Posted By 75c
I had children and a he thing with me. I was...

I had children and a he thing with me. I was delighted to see a V8 in a sea of non classic classics.

The point was never that I think 260 owners are rude or elitist. I'm not rude or elitist and I...
Forum: V8 Forum 10th October 2018, 16:22
Replies: 56
Views: 8,731
Posted By 75c
I've replied to your email nich.

I've replied to your email nich.
Forum: V8 Forum 10th October 2018, 11:23
Replies: 56
Views: 8,731
Posted By 75c
I dont expect you would les. I doubt very many...

I dont expect you would les. I doubt very many do. At the end of the day, I was trying to engage someone who was proud enough of their MK 2 V8 that they took it to the same show three years in a row....
Forum: V8 Forum 10th October 2018, 11:12
Replies: 13
Views: 2,573
Posted By 75c
Massive thank you to davidbytheway, very...

Massive thank you to davidbytheway, very interesting info he gave me on my car. Nice to be on the receiving end of some goodwill :)
Forum: V8 Forum 9th October 2018, 23:12
Replies: 56
Views: 8,731
Posted By 75c
I dont think Brian thinks 260's are quite as bad...

I dont think Brian thinks 260's are quite as bad as he makes them out to be, it's taken me a bit of time but I'm slowly coming to the conclusion he posts with his tongue firmly in his cheek at times.
Forum: V8 Forum 9th October 2018, 21:58
Replies: 56
Views: 8,731
Posted By 75c
Thanks Steve. I had no idea Brian. I've...

Thanks Steve.

I had no idea Brian. I've never been on there.

I met a couple of their members at a show but two years in a row they completely blanked me when I tried to talk to them about...
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