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Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 17th September 2021, 12:04
Replies: 0
Views: 192
Posted By newhavenhibby
Back in Devon

A few pics of Zeds return to Devon a few weeks ago. Unfortunately due to another spring fracturing at the MOT station the day before, it meant that plans to go in the 75 were scuppered and he had to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th August 2021, 11:46
Replies: 3
Views: 598
Posted By newhavenhibby
Having belonged to several car forums and bought...

Having belonged to several car forums and bought and sold cars have found that owners forums are the least successful. Most people on them already own a car of that marque and are not interested in...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th August 2021, 13:00
Replies: 45
Views: 4,749
Posted By newhavenhibby
Sorry to hear this Simondi. I know where you...

Sorry to hear this Simondi.

I know where you are coming from as I am a mod on a forum and as you say it becomes a burden when you have to keep a constant vigil for certain individuals. I am able...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th July 2021, 09:51
Replies: 10
Views: 737
Posted By newhavenhibby
Spring seat was OK........think the photo is...

Spring seat was OK........think the photo is misleading with the isolator being dragged up making it appear that the seat was deformed. I've replaced the whole lot again in any case.

Springs were...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th July 2021, 09:43
Replies: 10
Views: 737
Posted By newhavenhibby
Hi Andrew, this thought has crossed my mind...

Hi Andrew, this thought has crossed my mind because as you say the roads are the worst I have known. This is especially so down Salamander Street which I often travel, where I have to slalom along to...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd July 2021, 20:09
Replies: 10
Views: 737
Posted By newhavenhibby
Unhappy Front springs and tyre protectors

I know this topic is mentioned a fair bit on the forum so decided to write about my thoughts on them.

In the last 30 months I have now had 3 front springs and one rear fracture. When the first...
Forum: Social Forum 18th June 2021, 11:37
Replies: 6
Views: 462
Posted By newhavenhibby
Aye, a good team goal will always be better in my...

Aye, a good team goal will always be better in my eyes than someone taking a gamble from the halfway line. As you say Belgiums tonight were good as was Portugals third the other...
Forum: Social Forum 17th June 2021, 10:24
Replies: 6
Views: 462
Posted By newhavenhibby
Seeing this type of goal more and more ( I've...

Seeing this type of goal more and more ( I've seen at least four this season in various leagues round the World) plus many more attempts at doing it.
All stems from the modern day coaching that...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 17th June 2021, 10:12
Replies: 2
Views: 1,136
Posted By newhavenhibby
Out at last!

Zed has managed a couple of trips in the last few weeks. Firstly he joined us at Loch Monzievaird just outside Crieff for some fishing and relaxation.

Couple of weeks later he was again fishing...
Forum: Social Forum 13th June 2021, 08:04
Replies: 6
Views: 359
Posted By newhavenhibby
Agreed Steve. Never take my car anywhere near the...

Agreed Steve. Never take my car anywhere near the centre of the city so won't affect me and can only be a good thing for the reduction in pollution.

Always use my old fartz pass as well.:D
Forum: Social Forum 18th May 2021, 17:44
Replies: 8
Views: 860
Posted By newhavenhibby
Spot on Georgies Dad..................so easy to...

Spot on Georgies Dad..................so easy to be a couch potato supporting whichever of the "gravy train" clubs is winning.

Immense respect for all fans who stand by their local clubs. Soft...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th March 2021, 16:21
Replies: 34
Views: 2,258
Posted By newhavenhibby
Have had 2 front springs go , so far! The first...

Have had 2 front springs go , so far! The first went and I didn't have the protectors........result, a shredded tyre.

I then fitted some protectors and when the second one went, it saved the...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 30th March 2021, 11:07
Replies: 0
Views: 1,207
Posted By newhavenhibby
Spring is coming!

Zed is looking forward to finally getting out and about as the lockdown in Scotland eases at the end of April. Trips are planned to Crieff ( Loch Monzievaird) and another fishing trip to Dundee....
Forum: Social Forum 14th March 2021, 13:38
Replies: 26
Views: 1,347
Posted By newhavenhibby
Now come on Atlan..............only half of them ...

Now come on Atlan..............only half of them :D
Forum: Social Forum 14th March 2021, 11:47
Replies: 26
Views: 1,347
Posted By newhavenhibby
There were 500 on duty in Glasgow and 250 in...

There were 500 on duty in Glasgow and 250 in reserve on the Sunday. There were arrests and fines given out.

The thinking was that if they had tried to break them up serious violence would have...
Forum: Social Forum 9th March 2021, 08:41
Replies: 19
Views: 551
Posted By newhavenhibby
Think it was always going to happen especially...

Think it was always going to happen especially after the "journey" Rangers FC have had in the last 10 years. This is hard for a non football person to grasp.

It has happened in Liverpool and Leeds...
Forum: Social Forum 8th March 2021, 20:34
Replies: 19
Views: 551
Posted By newhavenhibby
Don't know what tough is..........try supporting...

Don't know what tough is..........try supporting Hibs :D:D
Forum: Social Forum 8th March 2021, 20:29
Replies: 19
Views: 551
Posted By newhavenhibby
Ah well it was worth a try. Enjoy your...

Ah well it was worth a try.

Enjoy your celebrations :}
Forum: Social Forum 8th March 2021, 20:24
Replies: 19
Views: 551
Posted By newhavenhibby
Does that include the belts ......its a V6 :D

Does that include the belts ......its a V6 :D
Forum: Social Forum 8th March 2021, 20:18
Replies: 19
Views: 551
Posted By newhavenhibby
Not the forum to discuss my education into...

Not the forum to discuss my education into Rangers FC and their fans.

I suppose its not the right time to ask for a service on my 75. :D:D
Forum: Social Forum 8th March 2021, 20:06
Replies: 19
Views: 551
Posted By newhavenhibby
Last 10 years? :D:D:D:D:D

Last 10 years? :D:D:D:D:D
Forum: Social Forum 7th March 2021, 19:28
Replies: 19
Views: 551
Posted By newhavenhibby
aye, spot on Atlan, and the debt is mounting...

aye, spot on Atlan, and the debt is mounting again.............hopefully no fraud this time :getmecoat:


SFA maths..................0 + 1 = 55 :D

Bigger question is can sevco go the whole...
Forum: Social Forum 7th March 2021, 17:16
Replies: 19
Views: 551
Posted By newhavenhibby
Aye sevco win their first trophy. I don't count...

Aye sevco win their first trophy. I don't count the Tunnocks Caramel Wafer trophy they won 3 or 4 years ago. :D As a Motherwell fan has just said.......its taken 30+ years but at long last a team...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South West 4th March 2021, 15:14
Replies: 4
Views: 1,987
Posted By newhavenhibby
Been in touch with my friends at the Crashbox and...

Been in touch with my friends at the Crashbox and Classic Car Club in Devon ( who organise the show) and they tell me the show is cancelled for 2021.

The next event will be 9th and 10th July 2022.
Forum: Social Forum 14th February 2021, 10:37
Replies: 9
Views: 461
Posted By newhavenhibby
Know that section very well as I used to see...

Know that section very well as I used to see patients at Palm Court Nursing Home which is opposite the second section of car parking along the front.

Always surprised me they didn't permanently re...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 23rd January 2021, 09:58
Replies: 0
Views: 1,140
Posted By newhavenhibby
Zed and the Fred Gunning memorial calendar 2021

Has been a busy month in the garage for Zed.......managed to fix the airbag light on the 75 and is just helping Ashley to remove the intercooler on the Impreza to change the hoses ( he hates the...
Forum: Social Forum 21st December 2020, 17:56
Replies: 34
Views: 868
Posted By newhavenhibby
Also a belated happy birthday Bob, from all of us...

Also a belated happy birthday Bob, from all of us in Edinburgh and Zed.
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 18th December 2020, 10:22
Replies: 3
Views: 1,029
Posted By newhavenhibby
Happy Christmas and a "better" 2021 to all on the forum

Zed has been busy with the cars and getting ready for Christmas.

Below are a couple of photos of him checking the alternator after its removal to fit the oil sensor for the gauge on the Impreza...
Forum: Was it you? 27th November 2020, 11:21
Replies: 4
Views: 735
Posted By newhavenhibby
Seen it many times going past our flat towards...

Seen it many times going past our flat towards Western Harbour flats. Looks in very good condition.
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 24th November 2020, 13:49
Replies: 5
Views: 2,249
Posted By newhavenhibby
2 more trips for Zed have now been cancelled due...

2 more trips for Zed have now been cancelled due to covid. On Saturday he was coming up with us to loch ness but since we are in tier 3 here, we are not allowed to leave our council area . ( city of...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 19th October 2020, 10:48
Replies: 5
Views: 2,249
Posted By newhavenhibby
Zed finally managed to get away for a few day...

Zed finally managed to get away for a few day fishing North of Dundee. Pictures show him getting a lesson from Oscar, choosing which type of line to use, checking the rods and net and then finally...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 26th August 2020, 13:46
Replies: 5
Views: 2,249
Posted By newhavenhibby
All the best laid plans.......!!!

Unfortunately Zeds trips have had to be postponed as Ashley, whilst pushing the non starting Rover 75, ruptured his achilles tendon.

Zed is still making himself useful as the following pictures...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th August 2020, 13:23
Replies: 15
Views: 832
Posted By newhavenhibby
Thanks Trikey for an instant reason to the cause...

Thanks Trikey for an instant reason to the cause of the problem.

Tried a different battery and started easily.

Now just got to take the other one back that is still under warranty,
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th August 2020, 18:45
Replies: 15
Views: 832
Posted By newhavenhibby
Thanks for the answers......much appreciated. ...

Thanks for the answers......much appreciated.

I presume with the battery it may have the voltage but not the amps??............but would have thought the power pack starter would have overcome...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th August 2020, 11:24
Replies: 15
Views: 832
Posted By newhavenhibby
Thanks Trikey. :bowdown: Obviously came to...

Thanks Trikey. :bowdown:

Obviously came to the wrong conclusion as in the past with a dud battery not even the central locking would work. Added to that my power starter which has worked well in...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th August 2020, 11:08
Replies: 15
Views: 832
Posted By newhavenhibby
Thanks Trikey, KV6 .....just a click on starting and main lights flash

As stated in the title, this is what happened when I went to use my Rover 75 today. On putting a power starter pack on, the click just was a little louder.

Looks like I am going to have to drop...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 4th August 2020, 13:22
Replies: 5
Views: 1,369
Posted By newhavenhibby
Zeds been settling in well North of the border. ...

Zeds been settling in well North of the border. Firstly meeting up with his old friends up here........socially distancing from "Stuff" of course.......but nothing to do with covid 19!

He has...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th July 2020, 20:35
Replies: 12
Views: 1,023
Posted By newhavenhibby
Aye, mine went for MOT a couple of weeks back and...

Aye, mine went for MOT a couple of weeks back and I did indeed remove the undertray for the tester. :}
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 25th July 2020, 09:16
Replies: 5
Views: 1,369
Posted By newhavenhibby
She has "manned" up to the present crisis more...

She has "manned" up to the present crisis more than some I could mention..........but zed would not want to get political :}

Zed won't be going to the parliament this time. Next couple of weeks...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 22nd July 2020, 09:43
Replies: 5
Views: 1,369
Posted By newhavenhibby
Hello Scotland......

Arrived safely in the land of whisky and haggis. ( got through before Nicola manned the border......:D )

Just catching up with the gang up here, especially Stuff :} , but really need to have a nap...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 16th July 2020, 15:55
Replies: 2
Views: 827
Posted By newhavenhibby
Won't be that long before Zed can be reunited...

Won't be that long before Zed can be reunited with the Mews gang.

Hopefully being reunited with "Stuff" ( Orlando Magics mascot........see some of his You Tubes for his antics and being banned!)...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 14th July 2020, 19:56
Replies: 3
Views: 1,127
Posted By newhavenhibby
Cheers Bob. He should be back up in...

Cheers Bob.

He should be back up in Scotland to go fly fishing next month..........going in the R75 so will have a bit of comfort before the NC500 trip. :}
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 14th July 2020, 09:51
Replies: 3
Views: 1,127
Posted By newhavenhibby
Good to see Zed is still enjoying life in the...

Good to see Zed is still enjoying life in the English riviera.

Just an invite for him, all being OK, if he would like to do the North Coast 500 in September he is very welcome to join us with the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd July 2020, 09:42
Replies: 16
Views: 1,704
Posted By newhavenhibby
You must stop driving these high performance...

You must stop driving these high performance cars. :}

When I was getting insurance for my Subaru Impreza 300 (Richard Burns WRC celebration car) , SAGA were the cheapest option by far.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th May 2020, 11:30
Replies: 25
Views: 2,308
Posted By newhavenhibby
As long as you don't cross our border...

As long as you don't cross our border Brian........or Nicola will have you:D
Forum: V8 Forum 5th May 2020, 11:23
Replies: 31
Views: 7,443
Posted By newhavenhibby
Test drove this a couple of years back when for...

Test drove this a couple of years back when for sale in another dealers in Hampshire. Thought it a little tatty and I would have checked the sills out more for rot ( apart from the dents) if I had...
Forum: Social Forum 25th April 2020, 14:03
Replies: 10
Views: 1,492
Posted By newhavenhibby
Feel for you, especially only being able to...

Feel for you, especially only being able to triage over the phone.......glad I retired a couple of years ago. England seem so far behind Scotland in the setting up of the Emergency Hubs. I can just...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd March 2020, 11:44
Replies: 31
Views: 3,123
Posted By newhavenhibby
Just booked mine in for a couple of weeks time up...

Just booked mine in for a couple of weeks time up here in Scotland. Guy at the garage said they were considered as key workers / essential service, so he didn't think they would close any time...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 21st March 2020, 19:32
Replies: 9
Views: 1,345
Posted By newhavenhibby
Keep safe...

Keep safe Zed...................................................oh, and of course you Bob :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th February 2020, 20:33
Replies: 5
Views: 624
Posted By newhavenhibby
You don't need spring compressors. Search...

You don't need spring compressors.

Search the site and you will find various methods mentioned and described from the Haynes method through to what I found to be the simplest, put on here by...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th February 2020, 14:17
Replies: 69
Views: 8,510
Posted By newhavenhibby
All the best Bri. Used one or two of your...

All the best Bri.

Used one or two of your methods which saved me much time and scraped knuckles. Many thanks.
Forum: Social Forum 4th January 2020, 11:54
Replies: 29
Views: 2,725
Posted By newhavenhibby
Sorry to hear this sad news Graham. We are...

Sorry to hear this sad news Graham.

We are not far away if you need to chat at anytime.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th December 2019, 15:02
Replies: 50
Views: 6,200
Posted By newhavenhibby
Natural progression as the cars move from...

Natural progression as the cars move from mainstream to true classic status. True enthusiasts will keep a number going but other owners once faced with bills for more than they probably paid for the...
Forum: Was it you? 17th November 2019, 16:37
Replies: 3
Views: 1,168
Posted By newhavenhibby
If you'd waited 5 minutes you would have seen my...

If you'd waited 5 minutes you would have seen my firefrost red V6.:D

Always Sunshine on Leith...

GGTTH
Forum: Social Forum 14th October 2019, 09:46
Replies: 5
Views: 440
Posted By newhavenhibby
Brilliant end to the season and well done Colin....

Brilliant end to the season and well done Colin. Speaking after the incident with Neal, although he was naturally upset, he was still humble and managed a smile and a joke........not too many...
Forum: Social Forum 11th October 2019, 09:52
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By newhavenhibby
Sound advice , as is the comment about alcohol in...

Sound advice , as is the comment about alcohol in macafees previous post.
Forum: Social Forum 10th October 2019, 21:15
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By newhavenhibby
Problem with many cruise lines is that they have...

Problem with many cruise lines is that they have realised that there is a big demand for "balcony cabins" and many ships have them squeezed in .........so always best to do ones homework as to...
Forum: Social Forum 10th October 2019, 14:12
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By newhavenhibby
All depends on ships, cruise lines and areas you...

All depends on ships, cruise lines and areas you travel through plus , most important, what the budget is.

Doubt the P&O ferry will have a Central Park, Carousels, zip lines, water zip tubes...
Forum: Social Forum 10th October 2019, 11:57
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By newhavenhibby
First cruise is always a steep learning...

First cruise is always a steep learning curve.........especially with such things as dining and excursions.

If you go again you will be more selective over the ships shore excursions and with some...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 15th September 2019, 16:08
Replies: 6
Views: 1,329
Posted By newhavenhibby
Always a great day out at Knockhill. Sorry...

Always a great day out at Knockhill.

Sorry to have missed you North of the border Zed, but hopefully catch up soon.
Forum: Social Forum 11th September 2019, 09:25
Replies: 10
Views: 696
Posted By newhavenhibby
2 home games against teams 60 and 130 in World...

2 home games against teams 60 and 130 in World Rankings ( England 4th ) I would expect easy wins..........especially Kosovo who have not been playing competitive International football for more than...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th September 2019, 09:46
Replies: 21
Views: 2,537
Posted By newhavenhibby
What these cars are going through is purely the...

What these cars are going through is purely the natural progression of any "future classic" car. I have been involved with the Scimitar (Reliant and Middlebridge) for 40 years plus and have seen...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 6th July 2019, 11:02
Replies: 7
Views: 1,164
Posted By newhavenhibby
Safe journey Zed and enjoy being back in Norfolk.

Safe journey Zed and enjoy being back in Norfolk.
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 24th June 2019, 09:49
Replies: 27
Views: 3,453
Posted By newhavenhibby
With all this time in the West Country is Zed...

With all this time in the West Country is Zed saying such things as "dreckly", "where you to" and is he eating "teddies"? :cool:

Took me 5 years to get them out my system having lived there for 20...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd June 2019, 09:35
Replies: 8
Views: 691
Posted By newhavenhibby
I re used my old ones as there were no new to be...

I re used my old ones as there were no new to be had except from Rimmers on certain spring configurations............unfortunately not the right ones for my car. There were a couple of second hand...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 11th June 2019, 09:26
Replies: 27
Views: 3,453
Posted By newhavenhibby
Hope zed managed to fill the Rover up with fuel...

Hope zed managed to fill the Rover up with fuel at those prices. :D
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 4th June 2019, 09:50
Replies: 27
Views: 3,453
Posted By newhavenhibby
? re size image before posting ? I had...

? re size image before posting ?

I had trouble when first having Zed, one or two suggestions made ( see first page of zed in bonny scotland) but the one I used was suggested by Jeff ( Coolcat) was...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd June 2019, 18:45
Replies: 4
Views: 521
Posted By newhavenhibby
Did the Marinabrian method...

Did the Marinabrian method mentioned..........worked a treat, can leave anti roll bar in place and was quick.

Used the opportunity to paint and rust proof all of the subframe.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st May 2019, 14:06
Replies: 11
Views: 2,038
Posted By newhavenhibby
Just used his method of rear spring replacement...

Just used his method of rear spring replacement without touching the anti roll bar. Saved so much time and effort.

Top bloke with a wealth of knowledge. :bowdown:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st May 2019, 09:26
Replies: 15
Views: 1,375
Posted By newhavenhibby
Nice story Bob and was a pleasure to meet you and...

Nice story Bob and was a pleasure to meet you and Pooky at Powderham last year.
Forum: Was it you? 20th April 2019, 16:55
Replies: 19
Views: 1,976
Posted By newhavenhibby
Terribly sad. Was the Rover there?

Terribly sad.

Was the Rover there?
Forum: Was it you? 20th April 2019, 09:19
Replies: 19
Views: 1,976
Posted By newhavenhibby
Thanks for the info Ravinder. As you say,...

Thanks for the info Ravinder.

As you say, what a shame as when I looked at it shortly before being towed it seemed in saveable condition.
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 19th April 2019, 10:00
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
Zed is still busy .................... Has...

Zed is still busy ....................

Has been Fly Fishing and got a lesson from Oscar beforehand

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47589098382_caa8c9dea0_c.jpg...
Forum: Social Forum 1st April 2019, 09:09
Replies: 20
Views: 1,669
Posted By newhavenhibby
Taking the Middlebridge round it in June so...

Taking the Middlebridge round it in June so hopefully post some pictures to wet the appetite. :}
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 25th March 2019, 17:02
Replies: 36
Views: 8,732
Posted By newhavenhibby
You're in for May also Dave. :}

You're in for May also Dave. :}
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 25th March 2019, 08:08
Replies: 36
Views: 8,732
Posted By newhavenhibby
Put you in for August Jeff. :}

Put you in for August Jeff. :}
Forum: Social Forum 22nd March 2019, 08:20
Replies: 13
Views: 970
Posted By newhavenhibby
Can never understand why a manager plays someone...

Can never understand why a manager plays someone well out of position...........yesterday as his excellent left back cried off he puts in an excellent box to box midfielder. A good player McLeish but...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 15th March 2019, 11:32
Replies: 36
Views: 8,732
Posted By newhavenhibby
bump for the rest of 2019 New list , post 3...

bump for the rest of 2019

New list , post 3 on page 3
Forum: Social Forum 12th March 2019, 09:45
Replies: 6
Views: 392
Posted By newhavenhibby
Amazing country and people. If you like cross...

Amazing country and people. If you like cross country skiing it is one of the places to go and experience.

Will go back soon.
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 11th March 2019, 13:29
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
Final pics from zed in Florida.........visit to...

Final pics from zed in Florida.........visit to Universal Studios..............

Sitting on Marilyn Monroes Cadillac whilst she was on set......
...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 8th March 2019, 14:45
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
Zed went to Kissemmee and thought about a swim...

Zed went to Kissemmee and thought about a swim till he saw the sign..........

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7892/47318302131_d307f9cb50.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2f6mEFn)20190304_113950_resized...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Scotland 5th March 2019, 22:16
Replies: 2
Views: 1,353
Posted By newhavenhibby
Already entered, but with the...

Already entered, but with the Middlebridge............sorry about that Graham but will come over and say hi.
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 2nd March 2019, 22:49
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7866/46527354664_86...

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7866/46527354664_86ea6ce2f7_n.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2dTsRy5)20190301_093211_resized(3) (https://flic.kr/p/2dTsRy5) by Ann Edwards...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 2nd March 2019, 22:38
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7806/46527362314_b7...

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7806/46527362314_b7d3140fd5_n.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2dTsTPY)20190301_215719 (https://flic.kr/p/2dTsTPY) by Ann Edwards (https://www.flickr.com/photos/169650014@N04/),...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 26th February 2019, 15:42
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
Zed getting himself ready for sunnier...

Zed getting himself ready for sunnier climes........................off to Florida at the end of the week .........

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7852/46304336545_3ab6d81f47_c.jpg...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd February 2019, 18:47
Replies: 13
Views: 954
Posted By newhavenhibby
cymru am byth...................:} Might...

cymru am byth...................:}

Might live in Scotland but always Welsh.
Forum: Was it you? 22nd February 2019, 10:19
Replies: 19
Views: 1,976
Posted By newhavenhibby
Blue ( midnight ?) 02 plate R75 with Union...

Blue ( midnight ?) 02 plate R75 with Union alloys.............looked very clean.

This one is a visitor and not been dumped lol.........................I think!
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 21st February 2019, 10:21
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
After the excitement of Easter Road , zed has...

After the excitement of Easter Road , zed has been busy helping Ashley with the rear springs.

Whilst returning with zed from Biggar last week, we were stuck in a traffic jam when all of a sudden...
Forum: Was it you? 19th February 2019, 18:06
Replies: 19
Views: 1,976
Posted By newhavenhibby
Thanks for keeping us informed Rav.

Thanks for keeping us informed Rav.
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 16th February 2019, 18:17
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
Zed has got to help Ashley with the rear springs...

Zed has got to help Ashley with the rear springs on the R75 tomorrow but more about that next time.

Today Zed was off to the football to experience Hibernian FC

Borrowed a shirt and got...
Forum: Was it you? 15th February 2019, 09:44
Replies: 19
Views: 1,976
Posted By newhavenhibby
The Jag, Rover and MG have now all been removed...

The Jag, Rover and MG have now all been removed so the notices and clamps obviously worked.

Cannot find out yet whether the owner came back for them or the impoundment company took them to take to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th February 2019, 11:28
Replies: 14
Views: 2,144
Posted By newhavenhibby
Centres arrived safely, thanks very much. ...

Centres arrived safely, thanks very much.

Silly me, I was expecting some contact to tell me when they were likely to arrive as they had to be signed for lol............................luckily I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th February 2019, 20:38
Replies: 14
Views: 2,144
Posted By newhavenhibby
bump .......still waiting?

bump .......still waiting?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th February 2019, 11:35
Replies: 63
Views: 5,763
Posted By newhavenhibby
Hope you get things sorted Rav. Priority is...

Hope you get things sorted Rav.

Priority is the main word here and the rest of your life / interests / business venture ( photography) have to come first. If they need financial input then sell...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th February 2019, 20:37
Replies: 14
Views: 2,144
Posted By newhavenhibby
Money, PM and email sent Jeremy regarding these...

Money, PM and email sent Jeremy regarding these centres?
Forum: Was it you? 6th February 2019, 20:41
Replies: 19
Views: 1,976
Posted By newhavenhibby
Indeed......I had an 827 a few years ago, with...

Indeed......I had an 827 a few years ago, with the 2.7 and it was a lovely engine and car.
Forum: Was it you? 6th February 2019, 18:24
Replies: 19
Views: 1,976
Posted By newhavenhibby
There was a third car which obviously belonged to...

There was a third car which obviously belonged to the same owner.......a Jag. This was also clamped but today was moved. Don't know if this was by the owner or the Police. Will keep an eye on the...
Forum: Was it you? 6th February 2019, 14:54
Replies: 19
Views: 1,976
Posted By newhavenhibby
It is a monogram and could be a very nice car as...

It is a monogram and could be a very nice car as is the 800.
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 6th February 2019, 14:41
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
Zed stayed in today to await a...

Zed stayed in today to await a parcel...........got excited about the contents till I told him they were for the Middlebridge and not the 75..........
...
Forum: Social Forum 6th February 2019, 12:53
Replies: 161,994
Views: 6,747,028
Posted By newhavenhibby
Get well soon Phil.:}

Get well soon Phil.:}
Forum: Was it you? 6th February 2019, 11:16
Replies: 19
Views: 1,976
Posted By newhavenhibby
Premier Inn Newhaven Edinburgh

Anybody know these cars. Have been at the Premier Inn for months and now have clamps, unpaid tax and Police aware notices on?

Shame, as checking the history.........the 800 has done under 50K...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 4th February 2019, 01:31
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
Zed is off to Biggar in the R75 today which...

Zed is off to Biggar in the R75 today which hopefully will be a nice ride through the Borders before getting to Lanarkshire.

Yesterday he had a busy day, firstly getting a good look at my Rover...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 3rd February 2019, 11:58
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
Cheers Les, may hold you to that! :D

Cheers Les, may hold you to that! :D
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 3rd February 2019, 11:29
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
Aye.......will be up your way soon ( we are only...

Aye.......will be up your way soon ( we are only just in Scotland to be fair!!) when we do the North Coast 500..........sadly it will be in the Middlebridge and not the R75.

Like the Elgin area,...
Forum: Was it you? 3rd February 2019, 10:07
Replies: 0
Views: 281
Posted By newhavenhibby
Biggar High Street

Facelift, Firestone red, R 75 saloon. I think 04 plate, parked down by the Bank??
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 3rd February 2019, 09:45
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7832/46237202114_a6...

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7832/46237202114_a6e663e535_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2drPKiU)P1030114 (https://flic.kr/p/2drPKiU) by Ann Edwards (https://www.flickr.com/photos/169650014@N04/), on...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 2nd February 2019, 20:19
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
Thanks Steve, Eventually got a thumbnail to...

Thanks Steve, Eventually got a thumbnail to download. Off to lie down down in a darkened room now

In the picture with Zed, are Thunderbug ( Tampa Bay Lightning NHL side), Stuff ( Orlando Magic NBA...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 2nd February 2019, 19:52
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
http://www.flickr.com/photos/169650014@N04/4623720...

http://www.flickr.com/photos/169650014@N04/46237202114/in/dateposted-public/

Images may not be forthcoming......sorry

Every other forum I belong to when you click upload image it is very simple...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 2nd February 2019, 18:50
Replies: 25
Views: 4,062
Posted By newhavenhibby
Zed in bonny Scotland..........amongst other places

Zed arrived safe and sound from Jeff in the South East and soon got down to meeting his new mascot friends here in Edinburgh as they settled down to having a wee dram.......

Pictures to follow...
Forum: Social Forum 1st February 2019, 11:52
Replies: 161,994
Views: 6,747,028
Posted By newhavenhibby
I feel for you in seeing changes to the Club but...

I feel for you in seeing changes to the Club but unfortunately this is the downside of modern social media and web forums. Some people think they can post anything and a number do so to spark...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 27th January 2019, 22:19
Replies: 36
Views: 8,732
Posted By newhavenhibby
Put you in for July Andy. Cheers

Put you in for July Andy.

Cheers
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 25th January 2019, 13:31
Replies: 36
Views: 8,732
Posted By newhavenhibby
2019 Recap.................... ...

2019 Recap....................


JANUARY.......................... COOLCAT

FEBRUARY.........................NEWHAVENHIBBY

MARCH.............................NEWHAVENHIBBY

APRIL
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 25th January 2019, 10:53
Replies: 36
Views: 8,732
Posted By newhavenhibby
Just a wee bump for Zed in 2019. Plenty of...

Just a wee bump for Zed in 2019.

Plenty of spaces available and it would be a nice way to remember Freddie if we could get a full year of trips for Zed.

Ann
Forum: Social Forum 21st January 2019, 19:53
Replies: 14
Views: 1,076
Posted By newhavenhibby
If we are not going to a car related event with...

If we are not going to a car related event with the Middlebridge or R75 , always hire now when doing any reasonable distance.

Would rather put mileage, wear and tear etc on a hire car which...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th January 2019, 12:30
Replies: 16
Views: 1,261
Posted By newhavenhibby
Fitted MTEC to mine over the years and always...

Fitted MTEC to mine over the years and always been happy.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th January 2019, 11:25
Replies: 114
Views: 6,902
Posted By newhavenhibby
1975, first time in a Morris...

1975, first time in a Morris Marina............Brian probably still owns it lol :getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 21st December 2018, 21:43
Replies: 82
Views: 5,584
Posted By newhavenhibby
Teeth were extracted routinely at a young age...

Teeth were extracted routinely at a young age some years ago. This was especially so prior and just after 1948 when the NHS came in.

Before that you had to pay a relative large Private fee for...
Forum: Social Forum 21st December 2018, 20:41
Replies: 82
Views: 5,584
Posted By newhavenhibby
Unfortunately for the type of treatment you are...

Unfortunately for the type of treatment you are down for, you will not be a priority within an oral surgery department. They are more to do with mouth cancer, facial reconstruction and severe medical...
Forum: Social Forum 17th December 2018, 09:10
Replies: 82
Views: 5,584
Posted By newhavenhibby
Correct Darcy. Almost certainly caused by...

Correct Darcy.

Almost certainly caused by the antibiotics as Dallas suggested and is quite a common side effect of antibiotic use.

Whoever diagnosed the thrush I thought would have given a Rx...
Forum: Social Forum 13th December 2018, 20:16
Replies: 82
Views: 5,584
Posted By newhavenhibby
Just as some teeth are being phased out the...

Just as some teeth are being phased out the relative jaw size is decreasing. So if you are unfortunate to have 32 teeth and the jaw is smaller than it was, there is going to be...
Forum: Social Forum 13th December 2018, 17:50
Replies: 82
Views: 5,584
Posted By newhavenhibby
Nature is already on the case Dallas.......mainly...

Nature is already on the case Dallas.......mainly as a response to softer diets etc.

Certain teeth are being "phased out" and it is increasingly common for them to be missing.

Its a long...
Forum: Social Forum 11th December 2018, 10:41
Replies: 82
Views: 5,584
Posted By newhavenhibby
I would go back and see if an adjustment can be...

I would go back and see if an adjustment can be made to the present temporary. ( even 2 or 3 times......adjustments are free!) The sooner your brain gets used to the feel and gets rid of that "big"...
Forum: Social Forum 11th December 2018, 09:44
Replies: 82
Views: 5,584
Posted By newhavenhibby
Perseverance is the word Dallas. Your only...

Perseverance is the word Dallas.

Your only experience at present is a temporary full denture which by its nature is on an unstable base. Think of it like laying a slab in a patio.........it is...
Forum: Social Forum 10th December 2018, 23:42
Replies: 82
Views: 5,584
Posted By newhavenhibby
You'd be amazed what a correct adjustment can...

You'd be amazed what a correct adjustment can do........either grinding ( in the canine area in this case) or temp reline. In any denture case like this I would expect to see the patient a number of...
Forum: Social Forum 10th December 2018, 23:10
Replies: 82
Views: 5,584
Posted By newhavenhibby
Correct....that wasn't an immediate .......they...

Correct....that wasn't an immediate .......they went through the normal 4 stages of full denture making......impression, bite, try with final reline imp and then fit. The denture should have been as...
Forum: Social Forum 10th December 2018, 22:24
Replies: 82
Views: 5,584
Posted By newhavenhibby
Your dentist will be able to set up a new upper...

Your dentist will be able to set up a new upper and lower once the lower extractions have taken place. This may be beneficial as the technician won't be guided by your own teeth which often aren't in...
Forum: Social Forum 10th December 2018, 21:44
Replies: 82
Views: 5,584
Posted By newhavenhibby
The bone will be shrinking back as I say for 6...

The bone will be shrinking back as I say for 6 months or so and so the bone around the canine region will also remodel in time. You are correct in that often the bone in this region can often be...
Forum: Social Forum 10th December 2018, 19:06
Replies: 82
Views: 5,584
Posted By newhavenhibby
Hopefully you will soon be pain free Dallas. ...

Hopefully you will soon be pain free Dallas.

Having been an NHS dentist for nearly 40 years I must say your case sounds most unusual as there did not seem to be an obvious cause ......I'm sure...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th December 2018, 09:48
Replies: 1,569
Views: 466,653
Posted By newhavenhibby
Thanks for the update, lets hope he is recovering...

Thanks for the update, lets hope he is recovering OK.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th December 2018, 13:17
Replies: 1,569
Views: 466,653
Posted By newhavenhibby
Was wondering this myself as have emailed twice...

Was wondering this myself as have emailed twice but have had no response.:icon_question:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th November 2018, 16:19
Replies: 30
Views: 3,121
Posted By newhavenhibby
Nice detail in the engine bay.......couldn't find...

Nice detail in the engine bay.......couldn't find anything I'd change but took the hint on something to trivial to tackle..........eventually spotted it.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th November 2018, 20:19
Replies: 67
Views: 8,202
Posted By newhavenhibby
Sad News About Freddie

It is with sadness I have to report that Fred Gunning suffered a heart attack today and subsequently passed away.

Well known on this forum and within the Norfolk and Norwich Rover Owners for his...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2018, 15:31
Replies: 7
Views: 917
Posted By newhavenhibby
Try changing the yellow connectors attached to...

Try changing the yellow connectors attached to the frame of your seat in the photo. There are 2 under each seat. If not those have a look at the side impact sensors, one on each side. These usually...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th October 2018, 11:25
Replies: 63
Views: 4,681
Posted By newhavenhibby
Thumbs up I have just read your ad and I don't think you...

I have just read your ad and I don't think you are doing anything wrong for £700. ( a lot of car for the money) :cool:

I have bought many cars from ebay and ads and I have always related the...
Forum: Zed The Ted on Tour 19th October 2018, 11:03
Replies: 36
Views: 8,732
Posted By newhavenhibby
Don't mind having him for February as well ( if...

Don't mind having him for February as well ( if there are no other takers) since we have a lot on that month which zed may enjoy.

Cheers
Forum: Social Forum 27th September 2018, 18:32
Replies: 28
Views: 2,397
Posted By newhavenhibby
Biggest surprise is that they actually tried to...

Biggest surprise is that they actually tried to indicate. Most cars I see at roundabouts don't bother especially if the driver feels that they are going "straight on". They forget it is not for their...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Scotland 20th September 2018, 20:26
Replies: 11
Views: 3,667
Posted By newhavenhibby
Thanks Graham. Just returned home from Ireland...

Thanks Graham. Just returned home from Ireland and the pass was waiting for me. :}

I presume there are no club stands but just park in a general area as directed by the stewards?

See you all on...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Scotland 3rd August 2018, 20:06
Replies: 11
Views: 3,667
Posted By newhavenhibby
Hi Graham, Would be available for this Show;...

Hi Graham,

Would be available for this Show;

Rover 75 2.5 V6 Auto

GU04 YGT

Keep me informed and any costs involved.
Forum: Social Forum 12th July 2018, 09:49
Replies: 158
Views: 13,227
Posted By newhavenhibby
As a Welshman living in Scotland.......has...

As a Welshman living in Scotland.......has something been going on in Russia??

Seriously some thoughts....... when in Dundee last week I thought England hadn't actually qualified when walking into...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South West 8th July 2018, 19:23
Replies: 91
Views: 10,617
Posted By newhavenhibby
A big thanks to Matt and Shirley for all their...

A big thanks to Matt and Shirley for all their hard work in sorting the stand. Having organised many events I know how much effort is needed and they did an excellent job. When we are down in the...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Scotland 27th June 2018, 09:52
Replies: 5
Views: 1,865
Posted By newhavenhibby
Unfortunately will be in Dundee..........so...

Unfortunately will be in Dundee..........so should pass Chris on the way up!!

Apologies but will try to make next month.

Have a good night.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South West 26th June 2018, 13:55
Replies: 91
Views: 10,617
Posted By newhavenhibby
Its usually a good run with a varied selection of...

Its usually a good run with a varied selection of vehicles. Its very low key and they usually section off part of the den on the esplanade to park up and then you can go and find your fish and...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South West 19th June 2018, 11:22
Replies: 91
Views: 10,617
Posted By newhavenhibby
All received thanks Matt. See you in July

All received thanks Matt. See you in July
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South West 18th June 2018, 09:47
Replies: 91
Views: 10,617
Posted By newhavenhibby
Hi Matt, Thanks for the pm. I have...

Hi Matt,

Thanks for the pm.

I have sent you 2 pms and an email in the last few days about my address. Can you check again and confirm that nothing arrived in your inbox?
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Scotland 5th May 2018, 09:45
Replies: 53
Views: 8,711
Posted By newhavenhibby
All being well will see you there...

All being well will see you there Graham......mind you I have said that before lol
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Scotland 3rd May 2018, 17:17
Replies: 53
Views: 8,711
Posted By newhavenhibby
Hi, is there any space left to attend ?

Hi, is there any space left to attend ?
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Scotland 2nd April 2018, 14:05
Replies: 11
Views: 2,034
Posted By newhavenhibby
Hopefully may make the meet for the first time....

Hopefully may make the meet for the first time. Will confirm nearer the time but at present put myself and Ann down.

May have the Rover back otherwise I'll likely have to arrive in the...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South West 29th March 2018, 10:40
Replies: 91
Views: 10,617
Posted By newhavenhibby
Should have paid last night Matt. pm me if...

Should have paid last night Matt.

pm me if it didn't get through!

cheers
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The North East 28th March 2018, 10:23
Replies: 86
Views: 13,122
Posted By newhavenhibby
Thanks Stu

Thanks Stu
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The North East 27th March 2018, 21:26
Replies: 86
Views: 13,122
Posted By newhavenhibby
Hi, can you put me down for this show. ...

Hi, can you put me down for this show.

Thanks

Ashley
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