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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th September 2021, 14:19
Replies: 2
Views: 106
Posted By Arctic
i have never had any cross climate tyres so can...

i have never had any cross climate tyres so can not give an opinion on them, but regards new tyres they should always go on the rear if you are not changing all 4 at the same time.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th September 2021, 22:57
Replies: 62
Views: 20,023
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. I caused the slack in the...

Hi Mike.
I caused the slack in the chain in the photo by removing the HPFP ;) and the tensioner.
https://i.imgur.com/cJtbyxBl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/9vT0DJql.jpg2
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th September 2021, 22:17
Replies: 6
Views: 395
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE] Hi Shaun. I have sent...

[QUOTE]

Hi Shaun.
I have sent you a PM there is no charge so all i need is you to PM me your name and address ;)

As of today the springs two of one small & one large are ready for...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th September 2021, 08:16
Replies: 38
Views: 1,210
Posted By Arctic
I wonder in the future will those with EV cars...

I wonder in the future will those with EV cars get charged less for their electric usage or will those whom who do not have EV cars get charged a different rate.

Surely those that do not have EV...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th September 2021, 23:22
Replies: 62
Views: 20,023
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. Yes the same engine that...

Hi Mike.
Yes the same engine that smashed the cam followers, no sooner i took the cam cover off.
https://i.imgur.com/4LZSZyhl.jpg1

You could see the cam followers were smashed....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th September 2021, 10:17
Replies: 62
Views: 20,023
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Also obtained from the link below. ...

[QUOTE]]

Also obtained from the link below.


https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/151487666547
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th September 2021, 10:12
Replies: 62
Views: 20,023
Posted By Arctic
photos of the above ;) ...

photos of the above ;)


https://i.imgur.com/nHMON6Hl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/r7jSwv3l.jpg2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd September 2021, 23:43
Replies: 6
Views: 395
Posted By Arctic
Hi Shaun I have a few plugs from...

Hi Shaun
I have a few plugs from different car looms, which plug type is it, 2 wires connector 3 wires etc.

Let me know and i will post one out to you FOC.
Forum: Social Forum 23rd September 2021, 21:22
Replies: 14
Views: 581
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave. I agree with all the above...

Hi Dave.
I agree with all the above and personally i would be pulling out of the deal unless they correct the fault now, as you state it's a fault 100% once you have taken hold of the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd September 2021, 21:15
Replies: 11
Views: 414
Posted By Arctic
Hi Pete. Even so you still know it's...

Hi Pete.
Even so you still know it's the wrong amount in the header tank, maybe your cap is ok O-rings sealing properly, secure and tight, but the day will come when you need that...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd September 2021, 14:22
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,285,248
Posted By Arctic
Hi Richard. It look like a...

Hi Richard.
It look like a decent car colour is great, hope ti works out well for you, do keep us updated ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd September 2021, 14:17
Replies: 11
Views: 414
Posted By Arctic
. I shall check all of your suggestions and go...

. I shall check all of your suggestions and go from there.[/QUOTE]

Terry was it a cupful to the bottom of the fin or to the top of the fins, if the later then you are putting to much coolant in...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd September 2021, 11:24
Replies: 6
Views: 565
Posted By Arctic
Hi Paul. Yes both are members i...

Hi Paul.
Yes both are members i think, the rear head rest are in fact front one i think but put into the rear, like you i don't think embossed ones exist.

Glen is a regular at the Nano...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd September 2021, 11:16
Replies: 14
Views: 581
Posted By Arctic
Do not like all the hammer chisel work? the...

Do not like all the hammer chisel work? the sensor at 28.7 seconds will be no good now and will be a nightmare to get out, wonder if the customer was charged for the sensor he snapped with the pry...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd September 2021, 13:26
Replies: 11
Views: 414
Posted By Arctic
Hi Terry. When you say constantly...

Hi Terry.
When you say constantly top up the water, how much are we talking about and over what period of time.

How much do you have in the header tank? is it at the top of the fins or...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd September 2021, 11:37
Replies: 62
Views: 20,023
Posted By Arctic
This is the proper tool to lock the crank pulley....

This is the proper tool to lock the crank pulley.
https://i.imgur.com/154bZcOl.jpg1

I have heard these work which i have one but never used.
https://i.imgur.com/Hhq98Zul.jpg2
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st September 2021, 21:04
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Malcolm. The...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Malcolm.
The fan you have bought will run with the silver resistor and most likely for at least 75,000 miles or more that is the range the silver resistor tend to fail...
Forum: Social Forum 21st September 2021, 20:43
Replies: 14
Views: 581
Posted By Arctic
Have they given you a warranty on the car and if...

Have they given you a warranty on the car and if so how long, did you ask if the clutch comes under that warranty.?


The car is otherwise pristine inside and out and looks like it has been...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 21st September 2021, 12:15
Replies: 21
Views: 1,332
Posted By Arctic
Hi Chris. The best thing you can do...

Hi Chris.
The best thing you can do is have your car put on the T4 to get a full health check, either Duncan or Jamie will then tell you what is what, and will point you in the right...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 21st September 2021, 10:28
Replies: 21
Views: 1,332
Posted By Arctic
October 3rd last Nano meet

The last and second only meet date the 3rd of October 2021 is not that far away now, i have been getting prepared for it over the last couple of weeks sorting out some goodies for owners.

In the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th September 2021, 19:43
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By Arctic
Hi Malcolm This will fit your...

Hi Malcolm
This will fit your car ok

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/274093698885?hash=item3fd141ef45:g:hgwAAOSwstJZT~zH
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th September 2021, 10:32
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By Arctic
Hi Matt. That's a good price, but a...

Hi Matt.
That's a good price, but a quick question, how have they decided now that this mount is ok for all the cars 1.8 2.0 2.5 and the diesel?

If so how have they decided what is...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th September 2021, 22:35
Replies: 6
Views: 565
Posted By Arctic
Rover 75's Walk Round by Tom Mitchell.

These are Glen's cars that Tom is doing the walk round on, well worth a view, i doubt you will see as many white Rovers together.

All are being sold another reason to have a gander in if you are...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th September 2021, 19:58
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By Arctic
Hi Brian. No need to remove the...

Hi Brian.
No need to remove the lower engine mount to fit an exhaust back box, so i would be checking the mount, even if it looks ok in situ remove and check it.

you can do this by...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th September 2021, 00:00
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,285,248
Posted By Arctic
The NUK had a visit from Mrs Numatic today, and...

The NUK had a visit from Mrs Numatic today, and had all fluids checked, along with tyres pressures and tread depth.

https://i.imgur.com/49qLZBwl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/qevc0lhl.jpg2

seats...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th September 2021, 10:16
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By Arctic
Now been two days so resume soon is not the right...

Now been two days so resume soon is not the right words :shrug:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th September 2021, 20:02
Replies: 16
Views: 791
Posted By Arctic
or what ever I can get, yes I know these fuels...

or what ever I can get, yes I know these fuels are dearer but if you are buying additives the cost of these is probably about the same if you use them all the time.[/QUOTE]

The above is what i run...
Forum: Social Forum 17th September 2021, 13:29
Replies: 14
Views: 581
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. Hope the sportage turns out...

Hi Mike.
Hope the sportage turns out to be a decent car for you, it would be similar to this one below then ? maybe not the same colour.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th September 2021, 09:57
Replies: 21
Views: 1,049
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Mike. I have it up...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Mike.
I have it up on the work around in the post above with the photo, you leave the torx in place and pull the slam panel off the rubber connections, leaving the plastic...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th September 2021, 01:45
Replies: 16
Views: 791
Posted By Arctic
If you are going to add anything into your diesel...

If you are going to add anything into your diesel then drop a bottle of this in your tank twice a year, spring & early winter.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th September 2021, 01:36
Replies: 5
Views: 553
Posted By Arctic
Hi Russ. hope you are keeping well...

Hi Russ.
hope you are keeping well and safe, that would be this one below then so members know for the future.

https://i.imgur.com/8oWh42al.jpg1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th September 2021, 01:32
Replies: 21
Views: 1,049
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Mike. Dave will...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Mike.
Dave will know for sure as we did a fan together a few meets ago now, time was i think from removing the bumper, slam panel, fan, refitting another and put it all...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th September 2021, 13:05
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]OTE] Hi Stefan. I...

[QUOTE]OTE]

Hi Stefan.
I have just tried getting on same here no connection so it must be there site ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th September 2021, 10:17
Replies: 17
Views: 1,218
Posted By Arctic
Hi Graham. Personally i would...

Hi Graham.
Personally i would pay he 10 subs and sell it on here, you will most certainly get more than what they are going to give you, and you have a good audience to punt it too...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th September 2021, 20:27
Replies: 162
Views: 7,374
Posted By Arctic
Red rubber grease is always useful in your tool...

Red rubber grease is always useful in your tool box
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/293782016001?epid=6027545125&hash=item4466c5d001:g:Z~wAAOSwsVVfhvks
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th September 2021, 01:30
Replies: 55
Views: 13,690
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jon. Did you ? change out your fuel...

Hi Jon.
Did you ? change out your fuel filter or are you still running on the now 17yr old one :eek:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th September 2021, 21:22
Replies: 21
Views: 1,049
Posted By Arctic
Hi Malcolm. To remove the fan...

Hi Malcolm.
To remove the fan blade you do indeed need a thin walled 15mm socket, which will hold the nut while you turn the blade clockwise.

If you are referring to repairing...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th September 2021, 21:08
Replies: 8
Views: 305
Posted By Arctic
Hi Chris. Click the link and have a read.;) ...

Hi Chris.

Click the link and have a read.;)

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=104653
Forum: Social Forum 13th September 2021, 21:20
Replies: 119
Views: 5,910
Posted By Arctic
great to all those whom have had the two, now get...

great to all those whom have had the two, now get ready for your booster, some will still be waiting on their second jab, and get their booster this time next year along with the rest of us and so it...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th September 2021, 10:14
Replies: 9
Views: 647
Posted By Arctic
Kevin you will need 70mm for the 1.8 and 2.0...

Kevin you will need 70mm for the 1.8 and 2.0 version engine the 190 engine is 80m if i remember right....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th September 2021, 23:44
Replies: 28
Views: 6,699
Posted By Arctic
Diesel Manifold Gunk (what's yours like ) ?

I cleaned out four manifolds this weekend starting on a Friday by removing the EGR, MAP sensors, and rubber seals.

Then scrapped out as much gunk as i could from each manifold, then it was sprayed...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th September 2021, 23:42
Replies: 23
Views: 4,160
Posted By Arctic
Diesel Manifold Gunk (what's yours like ) ?

I cleaned out four manifolds this weekend starting on a Friday by removing the EGR, MAP sensors, and rubber seals.

Then scrapped out as much gunk as i could from each manifold, then it was sprayed...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th September 2021, 23:00
Replies: 4
Views: 374
Posted By Arctic
Hi Robert. You have answered your...

Hi Robert.
You have answered your own question, in your post above, seats down tank resting on the back of the seats and the cabinet will fit in the back, the rear door will close, i...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th September 2021, 22:25
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,285,248
Posted By Arctic
I gave the NUK an hoovering out, and did the...

I gave the NUK an hoovering out, and did the weekend checks, tyres, all fluids checked, i was going to wash it but decided to sort out the four manifolds that needed cleaning.

This is what came...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th September 2021, 23:13
Replies: 13
Views: 1,011
Posted By Arctic
Hi Vic. Nice to see you are on here...

Hi Vic.
Nice to see you are on here advertising, i personally would not hesitate to to book you to move a car of mine, i say this because of getting to know you personally at our Nano meets...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 10th September 2021, 22:48
Replies: 21
Views: 1,332
Posted By Arctic
Hi Rob. If it the inline stat you are...

Hi Rob.
If it the inline stat you are adding then yes that would be a yes, if it's an original thermostat you are looking to have fitted then i would say the answer would be a no not is a...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th September 2021, 01:24
Replies: 5
Views: 553
Posted By Arctic
Hi Darren. Contact Mickyboy drop...

Hi Darren.
Contact Mickyboy drop him a PM he would be your best bet in this case i would imagine.

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/private.php?do=newpm&u=26070
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th September 2021, 22:32
Replies: 8
Views: 513
Posted By Arctic
Andy my guess is cimarron green ;) HQJ

Andy my guess is cimarron green ;) HQJ
Forum: Items Wanted 8th September 2021, 22:28
Replies: 1
Views: 223
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andy. Now that mickyboy is back...

Hi Andy.
Now that mickyboy is back from is well earned holiday, i would drop him a PM and he will most likely sort you out if not then drop me one as there are some in the Nano boxes.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th September 2021, 22:11
Replies: 4
Views: 467
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jens. I would say it's for...

Hi Jens.
I would say it's for retaining the fuel line.
https://i.imgur.com/DBJbr32l.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/my9Et8Pl.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/ofdnndAl.jpg3
...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 8th September 2021, 16:20
Replies: 21
Views: 1,332
Posted By Arctic
Hi Chris. I have added you to the...

Hi Chris.
I have added you to the attendance list on the Nano forum, so yes please turn up on the day directions are below.;)
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th September 2021, 13:10
Replies: 10
Views: 995
Posted By Arctic
If the above is the case, then we need to pay no...

If the above is the case, then we need to pay no more than this for the hydro mounts then :shrug:


https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/124835266005
Forum: Social Forum 8th September 2021, 12:54
Replies: 10
Views: 412
Posted By Arctic
I think when you are a multi millionaire 130...

I think when you are a multi millionaire 130 million and climbing, bikes, cars, houses, are not enough so what do you do move onto planes, yachts, and the like, for some even space rockets :eek:
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th September 2021, 10:28
Replies: 43
Views: 5,707
Posted By Arctic
Mot Pass FL2

Mot pass once again this year for the FL2 no advisories well chuffed, so full 11 years in a row passes, with one advisory which was side step loose due to a bolt not being tight enough, which i...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th September 2021, 07:57
Replies: 432
Views: 113,788
Posted By Arctic
HI Al. I would start your own thread on...

HI Al.
I would start your own thread on your EGR & manifold problem, due to it getting lost in this thread, that way more owners will see it, and know not to fit the EGR bypass type without...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th September 2021, 00:36
Replies: 3
Views: 350
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andy. Purchase your self a few...

Hi Andy.
Purchase your self a few meters of this below, it will not break the bank, also some fitting are better with 3.5 others 4.0 so both is a good idea ;)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th September 2021, 14:11
Replies: 432
Views: 113,788
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Al. looking at...

[/QUOTE]



Hi Al.
looking at your photo again, it seems you may have got away with the manifold being damaged, as the section for the grommet has melted nothing else, as it actually...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th September 2021, 09:46
Replies: 432
Views: 113,788
Posted By Arctic
Hi Alistair. I have reported a...

Hi Alistair.
I have reported a few times now that those EGR bypass are not good to fit, they must have the support on them other wise the pipe will flex with vibration and end up...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th September 2021, 09:46
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By Arctic
Dave it will most likely be grit and or dirt in...

Dave it will most likely be grit and or dirt in the rubber seals, they need cleaning out at least once a year to help the window open smoothly.

https://i.imgur.com/tOlpse7l.jpg1
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th September 2021, 08:19
Replies: 5
Views: 401
Posted By Arctic
White clip opening

I think most of us have had a door that will not open due to the white clip being out of line on the threaded bar.

It is always closed around the thread.
https://i.imgur.com/lVPv1TRl.jpg1

We...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th September 2021, 21:47
Replies: 39
Views: 5,428
Posted By Arctic
White door clip

I think most of us have had a door that will not open due to the white clip being out of line on the threaded bar.

It is always closed around the thread.
https://i.imgur.com/lVPv1TRl.jpg1

We...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th September 2021, 15:13
Replies: 33
Views: 7,291
Posted By Arctic
David. I don't think he does or deals...

David.
I don't think he does or deals with rusty spots and bad paint work in general, it's mostly fabrication of panels etc, i could be wrong ?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th September 2021, 09:23
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,285,248
Posted By Arctic
Hi Robert. What a great brother,...

Hi Robert.
What a great brother, and what a fantastic price, i wonder would he be willing to make some for other members, i know a few members from your neck of the woods would be...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th September 2021, 23:44
Replies: 33
Views: 7,291
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Sean. Just like...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Sean.
Just like you a local owner whom recently dropped on a nice low mileage R40 was asked to give it a quick once over after the purchase and the dreaded brown specs...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th September 2021, 23:18
Replies: 5
Views: 401
Posted By Arctic
As above you need to get the door card off, so...

As above you need to get the door card off, so first remover the little screw inside the handle after removing the plastic plug, then remove the window switch.

With both the above removed try...
Forum: Items Wanted 4th September 2021, 08:09
Replies: 2
Views: 134
Posted By Arctic
Found one so if interested drop me a PM ...

Found one so if interested drop me a PM

https://i.imgur.com/tOm0ongl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/wG9HCm1l.jpg2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th September 2021, 00:44
Replies: 33
Views: 7,291
Posted By Arctic
Local Owners Car Sills.

I recently sorted out a service on a local owners Rover 75 and found the sill problem on his car, i have passed on Tom's number to him, also the information that he can obtain the sill parts from Tom...
Forum: Items Wanted 3rd September 2021, 16:39
Replies: 2
Views: 134
Posted By Arctic
Hi Derek I think i can locate one...

Hi Derek
I think i can locate one for you from the Nano box will take a look later or first thing in the morning for you, in the mean time drop me a PM to remind me please.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd September 2021, 10:41
Replies: 11
Views: 652
Posted By Arctic
Not a lot of point in contacting an aircon...

Not a lot of point in contacting an aircon engineer before the fan is sorted.[/QUOTE]

Wow they have added 10 to the brushes since the last time i purchased some about 6 weeks ago.:eek:

The OP...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd September 2021, 10:12
Replies: 6
Views: 1,049
Posted By Arctic
He's back Mr Bruce

well a few weeks passed and he back with some of his pals, :mad:

https://i.imgur.com/0rFahtVl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/vwEu9lll.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/fjW4UEWl.jpg3
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd September 2021, 15:21
Replies: 4
Views: 341
Posted By Arctic
Hi Geoff Thank you for coming back...

Hi Geoff
Thank you for coming back and letting us know you solved it and how, quite a lot of members do not return and let us know ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st September 2021, 21:34
Replies: 11
Views: 660
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]OTE] Hi Mike. Most...

[QUOTE]OTE]

Hi Mike.
Most certainly it was on a V6 so not as much work to change as on a diesel. ;)

https://i.imgur.com/ELpAKF4l.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/akHu0pIl.jpg2
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st September 2021, 20:19
Replies: 11
Views: 660
Posted By Arctic
Hi Ron/Mike I wonder if it...

Hi Ron/Mike
I wonder if it will look like this one i removed from Jamie's car

https://i.imgur.com/s6jJPAzl.jpg1
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st August 2021, 22:28
Replies: 18
Views: 1,220
Posted By Arctic
Hi Kevin / Andy Are yours in a condition...

Hi Kevin / Andy
Are yours in a condition like these i recently saw on a local car, which i think once cut back and cleaned for welding etc will most likely cost in the region of 500
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th August 2021, 15:55
Replies: 7
Views: 292
Posted By Arctic
Hi Billy. It seems the hose to the...

Hi Billy.
It seems the hose to the oil cooler is leaking, maybe because the jubilee clip as dug into it. use these clips below. or as stated the spring clip.

Also try and trim the end...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th August 2021, 21:38
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By Arctic
Hi Paul. Links below for doing the...

Hi Paul.
Links below for doing the job and the parts needed.
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=227316



https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/254854054572
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th August 2021, 20:12
Replies: 9
Views: 702
Posted By Arctic
MOT all passed now, both rear springs. Ok for...

MOT all passed now, both rear springs. Ok for another 12 months, also got a refund on insurance because of very low mileage this last year!
Kindest regards to all[/QUOTE]

Hi John.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th August 2021, 17:19
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,285,248
Posted By Arctic
Moved it of the drive to service a local owners...

Moved it of the drive to service a local owners contemporary, then moved it back onto the drive ready for it's own weekend check over tomorrow, and a nice wash outside and a good clean inside.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th August 2021, 10:28
Replies: 5
Views: 386
Posted By Arctic
You could also go through these below. ...

You could also go through these below.

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=37734

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=22249
...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 26th August 2021, 19:32
Replies: 21
Views: 1,332
Posted By Arctic
Hi Chris. Bring your lap top or ipad...

Hi Chris.
Bring your lap top or ipad with you we can have a look at it for you ;) i have added you to the attendance list
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th August 2021, 01:32
Replies: 21
Views: 1,083
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. I would not be without a...

Hi Mike.
I would not be without a set ;) in fact i have several different types some shallow some deep sets.

https://i.imgur.com/8N2HrmUl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/XrKoPlxl.jpg2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th August 2021, 15:33
Replies: 53
Views: 9,046
Posted By Arctic
Another bargain which you can add to the above...

Another bargain which you can add to the above for diesel owners is these while they are half price.

...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 25th August 2021, 13:23
Replies: 21
Views: 1,332
Posted By Arctic
Thumbs up The best meets on any calendar.

Go on then i will come as i have not missed one at all yet ;) Arctic.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th August 2021, 00:50
Replies: 6
Views: 374
Posted By Arctic
Hi Scott. Nice to hear you solved...

Hi Scott.
Nice to hear you solved the problem, i presume you have anyways ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd August 2021, 08:04
Replies: 10
Views: 719
Posted By Arctic
You may find help in this thread ...

You may find help in this thread

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=122907
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd August 2021, 01:07
Replies: 10
Views: 571
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Mike. Have you had...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Mike.
Have you had any master clutch work done on the car, or any steering column work carried out, if so have the rubber grommets been fitted back correctly? check the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd August 2021, 20:59
Replies: 10
Views: 571
Posted By Arctic
Id welcome any suggestions to deal with this...

Id welcome any suggestions to deal with this problem which Ive been unable to solve over the last few years
I might add neither of my other two saloons leak at all[/QUOTE]

No need to strip out...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd August 2021, 15:49
Replies: 5
Views: 379
Posted By Arctic
Ian. Yes clamp off the return hose once...

Ian.
Yes clamp off the return hose once you have removed the T section from the injectors and the return hose.
https://i.imgur.com/45ohPnUl.jpg1

As you can see from photo above i made up a...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd August 2021, 15:07
Replies: 5
Views: 379
Posted By Arctic
Hi Ian Same link as i posted on your...

Hi Ian
Same link as i posted on your other thread, well worth purchasing one of the below while they are cheaper, usually 25+ ...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd August 2021, 14:40
Replies: 6
Views: 374
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]E] Hi Scott Are you...

[QUOTE]E]

Hi Scott
Are you sure the cable as broken, it may well be the chocolate hook on the end of the cable that's crumbled, there is a fix for it.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd August 2021, 14:09
Replies: 4
Views: 339
Posted By Arctic
Hi Ian. No advantage at all and a lot...

Hi Ian.
No advantage at all and a lot of work even if you wanted to or could, you have the better in tank pumps which were fitted to the later cars, this did away with the UBFP.

Also get...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd August 2021, 14:05
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By Arctic
Albert pop round to mine any day...

Albert
pop round to mine any day after Tuesday and i will fit this one to your car for you ;)

https://i.imgur.com/mIno8lql.jpg1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd August 2021, 10:18
Replies: 10
Views: 631
Posted By Arctic
As above do not discount a leak back on an...

As above do not discount a leak back on an injector, do a test the kits are cheap enough.

i sorted one out a couple of weeks ago.

https://i.imgur.com/IHnerSXl.jpg1
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st August 2021, 23:00
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]E] Hi Mike. If that is...

[QUOTE]E]

Hi Mike.
If that is the case then it will work :D Paul change your profile to said car please ;) good luck with the inline stat.


https://i.imgur.com/QqlEbF0l.jpg1
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st August 2021, 20:44
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By Arctic
Hi Paul. Do not drain any coolant...

Hi Paul.
Do not drain any coolant yet as the inline stat you have purchased will not work on a V6 petrol engine car which you seem to have from your profile.

If you are going to do a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st August 2021, 20:21
Replies: 794
Views: 85,675
Posted By Arctic
I didn't change the UBFP on my tourer today...

I didn't change the UBFP on my tourer today because it does not have one, but a local owner whom as a saloon as one on her car, that was removed and replaced with a decent used pierburg pump, the car...
Forum: Social Forum 21st August 2021, 02:09
Replies: 34
Views: 1,976
Posted By Arctic
I do not wish to see service personal injured or...

I do not wish to see service personal injured or killed but those that join should join knowing they may be asked to go into battle and may suffer all sorts of injuries or death. The strong standing...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th August 2021, 11:31
Replies: 9
Views: 546
Posted By Arctic
Trace the hose backwards from EGR control valve...

Trace the hose backwards from EGR control valve below.
https://i.imgur.com/1I33s0Ol.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/nIxK9Q4l.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/BR2O8hhl.jpg3
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th August 2021, 08:44
Replies: 19
Views: 4,995
Posted By Arctic
My Connie SE back in the day when i had it. ...

My Connie SE back in the day when i had it.

https://i.imgur.com/2JS5NSpl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/5HMJy8vl.jpg2

Now have a Contemporary
https://i.imgur.com/k8YeG1ql.jpg3
Forum: Social Forum 19th August 2021, 01:44
Replies: 34
Views: 1,976
Posted By Arctic
Nosy Bleeders

Is he wrong or right :shrug: one thing for sure when will we learn to keep our nose of of other peoples business, seems never.


https://imgur.com/gallery/qtbAtcL
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th August 2021, 00:57
Replies: 21
Views: 1,083
Posted By Arctic
Yes follow the wiring through the inner wheel...

Yes follow the wiring through the inner wheel arch liner, pull out the rubber grommet then unplug the blue connector inside the inner wing in the engine bay.

The left grommet in this photo, and...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th August 2021, 00:57
Replies: 4
Views: 303
Posted By Arctic
Steve & Rob

Steve & Rob
Forum: Humour Corner 16th August 2021, 20:28
Replies: 1
Views: 193
Posted By Arctic
Purchased to move the bales of cotton wool, he...

Purchased to move the bales of cotton wool, he had stored up to soak up the water from a leak in his garage. :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th August 2021, 13:45
Replies: 2
Views: 368
Posted By Arctic
Remove the rear drum discs, and clean out any...

Remove the rear drum discs, and clean out any dust etc, then refit adjusting the shoes, and the front handbrake cable.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th August 2021, 13:42
Replies: 2
Views: 257
Posted By Arctic
these links will help ...

these links will help

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=296563&page=3

https://www.screwfix.com/p/jointing-plates-zinc-plated-35-x-2-x-97mm-10-pack/66707?_requestid=397224...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th August 2021, 10:46
Replies: 2
Views: 353
Posted By Arctic
That will be 50cm from ground to lip of bumper...

That will be 50cm from ground to lip of bumper then add another 3cm to the lip of the rubber seal so overall 53cm or in old money 21 inches

What a wide choice you have of them as well :D ...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th August 2021, 16:34
Replies: 8
Views: 366
Posted By Arctic
purchase some of these water proof connectors and...

purchase some of these water proof connectors and fit those no more trouble after ;)

https://i.imgur.com/tPoXBxVl.jpg1
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 15th August 2021, 12:39
Replies: 103
Views: 9,414
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Mike. You are more...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Mike.
You are more than welcome hope the house move goes well ;)
Forum: Items Wanted 15th August 2021, 10:45
Replies: 8
Views: 322
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Lawrence. ...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Lawrence.
Replace them all with rubber grommets from Halfords.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th August 2021, 10:30
Replies: 36
Views: 4,321
Posted By Arctic
Hi Rebecca. I think we have...

Hi Rebecca.
I think we have all put our keys down at one time and could not remember where, first try and think when you had them last, retrace your steps, if you had been shopping...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th August 2021, 22:16
Replies: 12
Views: 698
Posted By Arctic
This is the thread Simon refers too. ...

This is the thread Simon refers too.
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=124816
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th August 2021, 11:47
Replies: 12
Views: 698
Posted By Arctic
This will be ok to mix. ...

This will be ok to mix.
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/373537080243
https://i.imgur.com/u1grTh6l.jpg1


https://i.imgur.com/DGx8aJWl.jpg2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th August 2021, 20:16
Replies: 21
Views: 1,437
Posted By Arctic
call me a sceptic but i wonder if that as been...

call me a sceptic but i wonder if that as been returned before and they just sent it out again, trying it on someone else, :shrug: how long would it take to remove and check the nipple before the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th August 2021, 09:48
Replies: 8
Views: 482
Posted By Arctic
Rimmer bros will give you a guestimate ...

Rimmer bros will give you a guestimate

https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-GRID001542


Also ask Matt at DMGRS for a price fully made up struts ready to fit
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th August 2021, 08:40
Replies: 13
Views: 908
Posted By Arctic
Filter every time for me and most wont need...

Filter every time for me and most wont need changing every 12 months maybe 18 months, having said that for what they cost do it annually same as your air and oil filters.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th August 2021, 20:12
Replies: 22
Views: 5,220
Posted By Arctic
Steering wheel swap.

Bumping this thread up for Richard, so hope you find it, i have also attached a link to your PM ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2021, 23:48
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By Arctic
link below also for the lower engine mount if you...

link below also for the lower engine mount if you wanted power flex for that but use your old metal centre with nylon collet
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th August 2021, 23:28
Replies: 15
Views: 949
Posted By Arctic
Changed mine for normal bolts ;)

Changed mine for normal bolts ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th August 2021, 23:20
Replies: 14
Views: 636
Posted By Arctic
Check the wiring plug to the wiper motor it's...

Check the wiring plug to the wiper motor it's self spray with contact cleaner and fit and remove a few times, also check the LSM is not wet, does it look like it's still switched on even though it's...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2021, 23:04
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,285,248
Posted By Arctic
Hpfp seals

Today i made a start on refurbishing the three HPFP i have, so that will be my next project over the next few evenings once the kits arrive :}

https://i.imgur.com/XETAh89l.jpg1
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2021, 22:58
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,285,248
Posted By Arctic
Injectors

I did a very poor one last week for a local owner, their car was having trouble starting, once it did it was not running great, a nice clean refurbished one got it back to normal.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2021, 22:01
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,285,248
Posted By Arctic
Hi Bob. That's what you call a good...

Hi Bob.
That's what you call a good result if they just replaced it for you, from where did you purchase the battery was it off line, or local. :}
Forum: Social Forum 9th August 2021, 10:11
Replies: 6
Views: 1,049
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jim. It seems so, i have had this...

Hi Jim.
It seems so, i have had this ongoing for over 18months -2yrs now, same person different email address, it seems he must have been hacked at some point? and if for any reason he...
Forum: Items Wanted 9th August 2021, 09:53
Replies: 8
Views: 254
Posted By Arctic
Hi Ben. It's the type on my car and...

Hi Ben.
It's the type on my car and on Jon's MGZT also in the link i posted but there are a few sellers here is another, supposed to be UK seller but 99.9% are from China.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th August 2021, 16:10
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By Arctic
Rob save your self any further time and sore...

Rob save your self any further time and sore hands, remove the front bumper top bolts and the two under wing bolts pop bumper off and hold down while you remove the headlight bolts four of them...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th August 2021, 15:58
Replies: 4
Views: 341
Posted By Arctic
Yes you will have to get the door card off as it...

Yes you will have to get the door card off as it is most likely the white clip that as moved, due to the bar being metal and the clip plastic

https://i.imgur.com/6A7zhfIl.jpg1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th August 2021, 15:19
Replies: 15
Views: 1,166
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]E] Follow Mike's advice and all...

[QUOTE]E]

Follow Mike's advice and all should be ok, if not then something else is amiss and will need investigation.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th August 2021, 14:57
Replies: 85
Views: 9,684
Posted By Arctic
Surely something wrong with the rubber therefore...

Surely something wrong with the rubber therefore not fit for purpose and should have been changed on that alone by whom you bought from.



Hopefully you returned them for a refund ?

[/QUOTE]...
Forum: Social Forum 8th August 2021, 11:16
Replies: 6
Views: 1,049
Posted By Arctic
Does anyone know whom this is :mad: i keep...

Does anyone know whom this is :mad: i keep marking it as phishing email.

Also block the sender -email but it returns with a different address, this can happen for quite a while then nothing for...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th August 2021, 11:04
Replies: 24
Views: 1,972
Posted By Arctic
I thought i would push this up the line, mainly...

I thought i would push this up the line, mainly because a lot of us have not been using our cars as much over the last 18 months, some may have even had them of the road and decided to get them back...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th August 2021, 10:51
Replies: 85
Views: 9,684
Posted By Arctic
Check the DOT date Tyres

I wonder are we still checking those DOT dates on our tyres.

The set on my tourer are due next year by date even though they still have 5mm of tread on them.
Forum: Items Wanted 8th August 2021, 02:12
Replies: 8
Views: 254
Posted By Arctic
Hi Ben. It could be this one. ...

Hi Ben.
It could be this one.

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

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?p=2767105#post2767105
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th August 2021, 22:42
Replies: 7
Views: 363
Posted By Arctic
al! If any of this has happened it...

al!



If any of this has happened it will only be apparent when road testing, there is however some good threads on here on how to test to see if there is no signal when the wheel is rotated...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 6th August 2021, 22:19
Replies: 103
Views: 9,414
Posted By Arctic
Hi Rob. Great you have managed...

Hi Rob.
Great you have managed another meet day from the club, that will most certainly be the last on in 2021, hopefully 2022 will be different for us and we can get back to our normal...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th August 2021, 10:53
Replies: 8
Views: 288
Posted By Arctic
HI Al. As above did mine the same on my...

HI Al.
As above did mine the same on my tourer back in 2011

https://i.imgur.com/ISsWsN9l.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/uKscOe5l.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/YbMX3RFl.jpg3
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th August 2021, 16:07
Replies: 16
Views: 835
Posted By Arctic
Guys it makes not one jot of difference to the OP...

Guys it makes not one jot of difference to the OP as he no longer as the car :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th August 2021, 18:53
Replies: 7
Views: 478
Posted By Arctic
Hi Roger Drop Andy (trikey) a Pm i...

Hi Roger
Drop Andy (trikey) a Pm i think he may have some new old stock ones and he will sort you out the right size.

PS get a wire brush on the thread of all the rest to clean them...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th August 2021, 18:30
Replies: 1
Views: 349
Posted By Arctic
Nowt they are all like that, at least i think...

Nowt they are all like that, at least i think they are.

Yes they are just went out and checked mine, which was a bit of luck as i noticed the brake servo hose had split on the end so cut it back...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd August 2021, 23:44
Replies: 42
Views: 24,852
Posted By Arctic
Hi Ben It will certainly not do it...

Hi Ben
It will certainly not do it any good, maybe you could wash it of with carb cleaner, or engine degreaser, and a good air line.

Aviation long spanner is also good to use, but it...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd August 2021, 13:28
Replies: 9
Views: 510
Posted By Arctic
Hi Josh. it sounds like the sensor is...

Hi Josh.
it sounds like the sensor is playing up even though you have changed it, did you use a quality sensor, as some after market ones do not work.

I am told DMGRS sell decent ones...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd August 2021, 10:16
Replies: 2
Views: 365
Posted By Arctic
Hi Duke. I have tried to answer your...

Hi Duke.
I have tried to answer your PM but you have done this below. so you have either not allowed PM or you have passed your 5 quota i also sent you an email via here :}


Duke96...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd August 2021, 20:57
Replies: 16
Views: 835
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Dave. The new...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Dave.
The new filter in the photo is an original, how have they changed in the picture ? the old one looks thicker because it as swelled up with oily gunk, there are some...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd August 2021, 20:37
Replies: 34
Views: 2,137
Posted By Arctic
HI Dave He also as a nice back...

HI Dave
He also as a nice back plate to go with it :eek:

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/333548030237?hash=item4da903091d:g:XWgAAOSwGCxfqX66
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd August 2021, 12:10
Replies: 4
Views: 421
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]TE] Drop mickyboy a PM he maybe able...

[QUOTE]TE]

Drop mickyboy a PM he maybe able to sort out a set of wheels for you. ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd August 2021, 11:25
Replies: 341
Views: 71,147
Posted By Arctic
Hi Vic. You should of mentioned it at...

Hi Vic.
You should of mentioned it at the last meet it would have been done then, i thought you purchased the one from (ceedy) remove the passenger seat it will make it easier for you with...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd August 2021, 09:10
Replies: 26
Views: 1,612
Posted By Arctic
As above make sure you have the right coolant...

As above make sure you have the right coolant level, and the O-rings on the cap should be round not flat, you can replace them with Viton ones.

https://i.imgur.com/1WPXHu6l.jpg1
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st August 2021, 23:41
Replies: 16
Views: 835
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Crankcase breather is just in front...

[QUOTE]]

Crankcase breather is just in front and a little under the air filter, remove the main engine cover.
https://i.imgur.com/wrvsTHpl.jpg1

Then remove the air duct....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st August 2021, 17:32
Replies: 16
Views: 835
Posted By Arctic
Sorted a leaky injector today, after doing a leak...

Sorted a leaky injector today, after doing a leak back test.

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

https://i.imgur.com/n3TGJMKl.jpg2

Very obvious which one during the test it filled up within 10...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st August 2021, 09:24
Replies: 5
Views: 489
Posted By Arctic
It maybe Dorset Bob.

It maybe Dorset Bob.
Forum: Items Wanted 30th July 2021, 11:31
Replies: 10
Views: 274
Posted By Arctic
Hi Pete. I may have one in the shed...

Hi Pete.
I may have one in the shed which i can add to the Blue SSC we talked about let me know when you are ready ;) still waiting to hear from Molly
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