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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd February 2019, 16:01
Replies: 13
Views: 691
Posted By maxi_crawf
It's two bolts and the connections, see my...

It's two bolts and the connections, see my following post ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd February 2019, 16:00
Replies: 13
Views: 691
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well yesterday I decided to fit the replacement...

Well yesterday I decided to fit the replacement diesel cooler and as suggested by Trikey replace the entire thing instead of just the leaking bit, however (and there is alway a however lol) the bit I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd February 2019, 21:38
Replies: 9,860
Views: 613,469
Posted By maxi_crawf
Does it make a difference how many connectors...

Does it make a difference how many connectors there are if it's a car with a webasto?

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd February 2019, 21:36
Replies: 9,860
Views: 613,469
Posted By maxi_crawf
I took the leaking thingummy off mine and swapped...

I took the leaking thingummy off mine and swapped it for the one I got instead of swapping the whole thing.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd February 2019, 21:33
Replies: 9,860
Views: 613,469
Posted By maxi_crawf
There were two on the cooler I took off the...

There were two on the cooler I took off the scrapper and three on my car 😑

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd February 2019, 21:29
Replies: 9,860
Views: 613,469
Posted By maxi_crawf
Changed the leaking diesel return cooler on my...

Changed the leaking diesel return cooler on my 75, outside in the snow 😣
But at least it's not leaving diesel all over and now I can book it in for it's soon to be due MOT.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th January 2019, 13:09
Replies: 13
Views: 691
Posted By maxi_crawf
Is it the plastic thing in the middle of the...

Is it the plastic thing in the middle of the pic?https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190128/4b3cbf0c5668a04c3ed4acfca60c3ef1.jpg

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th January 2019, 09:00
Replies: 13
Views: 691
Posted By maxi_crawf
Is it the black plastic thingummy with a few...

Is it the black plastic thingummy with a few pipes going in and out?
I think it is to be honest, the actual "radiator" looks ok, aluminium?

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th January 2019, 14:38
Replies: 13
Views: 691
Posted By maxi_crawf
Diesel return cooler bypass

So as above,
Can I temporarily bypass the diesel cooler so I can use the car until I get a replacement to refit, the original on the car is leaking and I'm not going to add any skid patches on the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th January 2019, 14:02
Replies: 7
Views: 623
Posted By maxi_crawf
Agree with every word, I had both sides done by...

Agree with every word, I had both sides done by Tom, £100 a side and like new, if that is all that's wrong and it's a keeper it's well worth doing, I know it's easy for me to say this because it's...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: East Anglia 22nd January 2019, 20:51
Replies: 42
Views: 2,162
Posted By maxi_crawf
Or I get a lift from Prince Philip.

Or I get a lift from Prince Philip.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th January 2019, 21:06
Replies: 16
Views: 652
Posted By maxi_crawf
I fitted Mintex pads and discs all round on my...

I fitted Mintex pads and discs all round on my 190 a couple of years ago and have had no problems, I recon if they are good for a 190 then the appropriate parts for a cdt should be good enough.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: East Anglia 13th January 2019, 19:18
Replies: 42
Views: 2,162
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'll try but can't promise, I'll be landing at...

I'll try but can't promise, I'll be landing at Heathrow at about 11:00 from Nashville.
Forum: Was it you? 13th January 2019, 17:33
Replies: 7
Views: 406
Posted By maxi_crawf
I thought it still was in the Ukraine, just...

I thought it still was in the Ukraine, just because someone steals your car does not mean it's theirs ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th January 2019, 22:01
Replies: 30
Views: 1,317
Posted By maxi_crawf
I had Trikey add a Klaxon to my ZT, hidden out of...

I had Trikey add a Klaxon to my ZT, hidden out of the way, operated with a separate switch, so the standard twin horns are for 'normal' use and the Klaxon for 'other' I'd previously asked the fella...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th January 2019, 21:46
Replies: 13
Views: 668
Posted By maxi_crawf
As you probably already know (as I've mentioned...

As you probably already know (as I've mentioned it umpteen times) I drove round Europe last August in my 190, the MOT was due about a month before we went so I took advantage of being able to put it...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th January 2019, 23:35
Replies: 18
Views: 883
Posted By maxi_crawf
Tom Hobbs is your man, I had my 51 plate 75 done...

Tom Hobbs is your man, I had my 51 plate 75 done by him, I don't think you will find better to be honest, and to echo what Brian has said, unless you are very lucky, once you can see rust like yours...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th December 2018, 19:39
Replies: 39
Views: 1,484
Posted By maxi_crawf
All I'll say is welcome to the club and 'Happy...

All I'll say is welcome to the club and 'Happy Motoring' ;)
Forum: Events and Meets 16th December 2018, 21:55
Replies: 308
Views: 19,894
Posted By maxi_crawf
Put me down for this :)

Put me down for this :)
Forum: Social Forum 9th December 2018, 13:48
Replies: 36
Views: 2,205
Posted By maxi_crawf
GeraintUK

Just heard in various FB forums that Geraint passed away this morning.
Forum: Events and Meets 25th November 2018, 18:52
Replies: 308
Views: 19,894
Posted By maxi_crawf
When you say 40 names do you mean 40 people or 40...

When you say 40 names do you mean 40 people or 40 cars? I'm just looking at the numbers already on the list.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 20th November 2018, 20:32
Replies: 29
Views: 1,303
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can you put my name down for this :)

Can you put my name down for this :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th November 2018, 17:24
Replies: 10
Views: 579
Posted By maxi_crawf
Goodness gracious me!

Goodness gracious me!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th November 2018, 17:00
Replies: 10
Views: 579
Posted By maxi_crawf
So how much is alcantara by the yard?

So how much is alcantara by the yard?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2018, 23:50
Replies: 44
Views: 1,968
Posted By maxi_crawf
Thanks. Sent from my SM-G925F using Tapatalk

Thanks.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2018, 21:27
Replies: 44
Views: 1,968
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can anyone tell me if I can change the title of...

Can anyone tell me if I can change the title of the post or does a mod have to do it?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2018, 19:49
Replies: 44
Views: 1,968
Posted By maxi_crawf
As has been suggested, could one of the mods...

As has been suggested, could one of the mods change the title of my post to make it a bit more obvious what it's about.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2018, 13:44
Replies: 44
Views: 1,968
Posted By maxi_crawf
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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th November 2018, 18:26
Replies: 20
Views: 1,406
Posted By maxi_crawf
As long as you are ok, that's the main thing!

As long as you are ok, that's the main thing!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th November 2018, 18:29
Replies: 13
Views: 827
Posted By maxi_crawf
I have a 75 conny se cdt and a ZT 190 they are...

I have a 75 conny se cdt and a ZT 190 they are like chalk and cheese.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th November 2018, 13:15
Replies: 6
Views: 673
Posted By maxi_crawf
I think I'll keep a lookout then on my travels.

I think I'll keep a lookout then on my travels.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th November 2018, 08:12
Replies: 6
Views: 673
Posted By maxi_crawf
Curtain airbags

So just out of idle curiosity if I happen to be scrabbling round a scrappies and find a 75 or ZT fitted with curtain airbags is it possible to remove and transfer them to a 75 or ZT that does not...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 7th November 2018, 20:33
Replies: 42
Views: 2,934
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can you stick me down for Christmas dinner.

Can you stick me down for Christmas dinner.
Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 1st November 2018, 10:09
Replies: 30
Views: 4,891
Posted By maxi_crawf
I know it's now been mentioned but can we now...

I know it's now been mentioned but can we now start letting others know about this jolly? (Rover/MG owners) that are not in this club? Or do you want to do something 'official' first?

Sent from my...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2018, 17:02
Replies: 20
Views: 1,459
Posted By maxi_crawf
Or maybe they are 😆 Sent from my SM-G925F...

Or maybe they are 😆

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th October 2018, 21:43
Replies: 41
Views: 2,951
Posted By maxi_crawf
I know what you mean, I have a 51 plate conny se...

I know what you mean, I have a 51 plate conny se cdt I bought in feb 06 that now needs some work to bring it back up to scratch, if I was a bean counter it would be in the crusher but I have not got...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th October 2018, 21:22
Replies: 41
Views: 2,951
Posted By maxi_crawf
The thing is, to be honest you are the expert...

The thing is, to be honest you are the expert with these machines and although sometimes the heart rules the head it looks like the head is taking over with this one, if you have no particular...
Forum: Was it you? 27th October 2018, 20:12
Replies: 0
Views: 123
Posted By maxi_crawf
Asda Hull

Saw a nice silver Mki 75 in asda carpark Mount Pleasant, Hull YY** XMR
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd October 2018, 14:02
Replies: 14
Views: 1,114
Posted By maxi_crawf
I had the original factory fitted clutch replaced...

I had the original factory fitted clutch replaced on my conny at 194K, the DMF was good and the clutch plate had a few more miles left on it according to Andy Willi, he also replaced the clutch in...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 21st October 2018, 19:35
Replies: 111
Views: 5,442
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'm glad the kids enjoyed it, you'll have to...

I'm glad the kids enjoyed it, you'll have to bring them again, and the Mrs of course ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th October 2018, 17:08
Replies: 21
Views: 1,143
Posted By maxi_crawf
Especially in a 190, it was December time last...

Especially in a 190, it was December time last year and I wanted to give it a bit of a test and also have some sort of reference point before my European jolly this August.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th October 2018, 16:49
Replies: 2
Views: 349
Posted By maxi_crawf
Happy motoring 😎 Sent from my SM-G925F using...

Happy motoring 😎

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th October 2018, 16:47
Replies: 21
Views: 1,143
Posted By maxi_crawf
Take what it says with a pinch of salt, the only...

Take what it says with a pinch of salt, the only true way is a brim to brim reading (for average Joe), the best I can prove is almost 32 mpg, that was Hull to Edinburgh on the A1 at 3,000 rpm where...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th October 2018, 16:40
Replies: 24
Views: 1,217
Posted By maxi_crawf
Should put it through the crusher with him in it....

Should put it through the crusher with him in it.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th October 2018, 16:32
Replies: 23
Views: 2,298
Posted By maxi_crawf
Following Sent from my SM-G925F using...

Following

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2018, 14:12
Replies: 9
Views: 389
Posted By maxi_crawf
In the booklet all can find is the battery...

In the booklet all can find is the battery capacity (1300 mAh) and the speed is adjustable from 5,000 to 25,000 rpm

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2018, 12:19
Replies: 9
Views: 389
Posted By maxi_crawf
For the DIY fellas and fettlers out there.

Went to Lidl this morning for a loaf and came out with this, complete as you see it, cordless with a charger, 3 year warranty £16,99...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th October 2018, 20:58
Replies: 22
Views: 1,166
Posted By maxi_crawf
Cars were made to be driven ;)

Cars were made to be driven ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd October 2018, 22:55
Replies: 38
Views: 1,471
Posted By maxi_crawf
Same here :D And to be honest before I even...

Same here :D
And to be honest before I even bought the 190 I knew about the fuel consumption.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd October 2018, 22:08
Replies: 38
Views: 1,471
Posted By maxi_crawf
As I understand it, the gearbox ratios for the...

As I understand it, the gearbox ratios for the 190 are unique, even 5th is not really a cruising gear, it's one of the things that was done to improve the acceleration and performance, of course the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd October 2018, 21:42
Replies: 38
Views: 1,471
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'm sticking with the 190 box, I know it drinks...

I'm sticking with the 190 box, I know it drinks like a tramp on meths but it goes like a good un ;)
My lad when he was driving over there was impressed with not having to drop a cog when overtaking...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd October 2018, 21:34
Replies: 38
Views: 1,471
Posted By maxi_crawf
Did you see that V6 gearbox apparently with...

Did you see that V6 gearbox apparently with diesel internals for sale on one of the FB forums, would it work? what would the mpg be like I wonder?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd October 2018, 21:21
Replies: 38
Views: 1,471
Posted By maxi_crawf
I think it's the 'Unique' ratios in the 190...

I think it's the 'Unique' ratios in the 190 gearbox that do it, when I drove round Europe I was putting in about £70 a day.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd October 2018, 21:03
Replies: 38
Views: 1,471
Posted By maxi_crawf
I managed 'almost' 32 mpg on a trip from Hull to...

I managed 'almost' 32 mpg on a trip from Hull to Edinburgh staying at 3,000 rpm when I could in my 190.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th September 2018, 22:16
Replies: 9
Views: 634
Posted By maxi_crawf
Don't run flats have to be fitted to a wheel made...

Don't run flats have to be fitted to a wheel made for the purpose?
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 30th September 2018, 22:11
Replies: 111
Views: 5,442
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can you put me down for the carvery.

Can you put me down for the carvery.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th September 2018, 17:58
Replies: 15
Views: 1,247
Posted By maxi_crawf
Why do people try to sell cars and leave them...

Why do people try to sell cars and leave them looking like a skip when they take photographs?

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th September 2018, 20:46
Replies: 8
Views: 810
Posted By maxi_crawf
Does ebay charge by the letter now?

Does ebay charge by the letter now?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd September 2018, 21:31
Replies: 12
Views: 888
Posted By maxi_crawf
:laughing2::laughing2::laughing2:

:laughing2::laughing2::laughing2:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th August 2018, 16:25
Replies: 13
Views: 1,565
Posted By maxi_crawf
I've just got back from my European jolly in my...

I've just got back from my European jolly in my 190 and filled up a couple of times with E10, as far as I could tell there was no difference with how the car ran, mind you it wasn't in the car for...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th August 2018, 16:21
Replies: 11
Views: 1,001
Posted By maxi_crawf
It's what you are prepared to pay and the seller...

It's what you are prepared to pay and the seller is happy to accept, as long as you are happy with what you got then 'the price is right 😉

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Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th August 2018, 12:41
Replies: 19
Views: 8,287
Posted By maxi_crawf
I have a 51 plate conny cdt (came off the line in...

I have a 51 plate conny cdt (came off the line in December 2001) and it works with OBDII reader.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th August 2018, 14:34
Replies: 8
Views: 733
Posted By maxi_crawf
The drive through Switzerland was worth the whole...

The drive through Switzerland was worth the whole trip!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th August 2018, 14:33
Replies: 8
Views: 733
Posted By maxi_crawf
We drove (or rather my son) through Nice, that...

We drove (or rather my son) through Nice, that was :eek:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th August 2018, 14:17
Replies: 8
Views: 733
Posted By maxi_crawf
We were lucky, the Hotel we stayed at was just...

We were lucky, the Hotel we stayed at was just outside Milan (a bit like Wembley to central London) so it was dual carriageway outside the hotel and fairly quiet, also they have a tube system and the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th August 2018, 13:57
Replies: 8
Views: 733
Posted By maxi_crawf
European Jolly

Well after setting off one week ago in my 190 from Harwich on the ferry with my two lads we are on the way back to Harwich via the Hook of Holland, Lyon, Cannes, Monte Carlo, Pisa, Milan, then Munich...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th August 2018, 09:25
Replies: 25
Views: 2,281
Posted By maxi_crawf
I had my 75 done by Tom after seeing photos of...

I had my 75 done by Tom after seeing photos of his work done on Dawn's car and Trikeys recommendation, and I'm glad I did!

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Forum: Was it you? 19th August 2018, 08:43
Replies: 0
Views: 136
Posted By maxi_crawf
Cannes,

Mk1 75 blueish in the multi storey car park next to the Ibis hotel.
AK 796 BQ
Conny by the look of it.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th August 2018, 12:42
Replies: 69
Views: 3,701
Posted By maxi_crawf
I use my laptop to go on here but if I want to...

I use my laptop to go on here but if I want to post pics I use tapatalk, I don't know how or why it works but it does. :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th August 2018, 21:42
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By maxi_crawf
That's what I was thinking to be honest.

That's what I was thinking to be honest.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th August 2018, 19:56
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By maxi_crawf
What's this called?

I'm missing one of these (Well lost it actually) it the (nut) thing that holds the plastic legs either end of the trim that covers the number plate lights, trying to find something when you don't...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th August 2018, 13:57
Replies: 16
Views: 1,309
Posted By maxi_crawf
Years ago I was driving my cdt and it just conked...

Years ago I was driving my cdt and it just conked out, I just happened to look down and see the fuel guage was just a shade under a quarter full, because of the previously read infromation on here I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st August 2018, 12:23
Replies: 6
Views: 318
Posted By maxi_crawf
I paid £360 for a cat back stainless mid-sporting...

I paid £360 for a cat back stainless mid-sporting exhaust for my 190 from Tony Banks in Leeds with a lifetime guarantee, £300 for a back box is a bit rich!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th July 2018, 14:17
Replies: 29
Views: 1,898
Posted By maxi_crawf
There are a few of us doing the Dutch dash (well,...

There are a few of us doing the Dutch dash (well, jolly) next year.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th July 2018, 14:15
Replies: 29
Views: 1,898
Posted By maxi_crawf
Already done all that ;) all in a folder to take...

Already done all that ;) all in a folder to take with us on our travels so if the Jolly Gendarme stop me, it's all in there, plus all the extras like spare lamps, triangles, high vis vests,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th July 2018, 13:39
Replies: 10
Views: 611
Posted By maxi_crawf
As far as I'm concerned I'd rather not have...

As far as I'm concerned I'd rather not have 'rare' to me that places an even greater obligation on the owner, wether it's as rare as rocking horse poo or as common as muck if you are happy with it...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th July 2018, 13:31
Replies: 13
Views: 856
Posted By maxi_crawf
I was told years ago by a retired Fireman, that...

I was told years ago by a retired Fireman, that the definiton is;

A Fire appliance is self propelled (so what average Joe would call a Fire engine) and a Fire engine needs something else to propel...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th July 2018, 12:22
Replies: 29
Views: 1,898
Posted By maxi_crawf
I know this can all be found on the internet but...

I know this can all be found on the internet but maybe we could post on here tips and hints for travelling round Europe, Do's and Dont's, the extra stuff you need like documentation, Warning...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th July 2018, 08:31
Replies: 29
Views: 1,898
Posted By maxi_crawf
We need more of these postings showing what the...

We need more of these postings showing what the cars can do, they were after all designed to munch the miles even though they are now getting on a bit, instead of the 'Oh I got to the shops and back...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th July 2018, 15:17
Replies: 29
Views: 1,898
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'm setting off from Hull then picking one lad up...

I'm setting off from Hull then picking one lad up in York then the other from Manchester airport flying in from Nashville, then on to Harwich so I think it's going to be about the same distance (not...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th July 2018, 14:54
Replies: 29
Views: 1,898
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'll be doing something similar in August but...

I'll be doing something similar in August but instead of in an organised group me and my two 'Lads' will be doing it as privateers (just for the hell of it) ;)
How many miles did you do door to...
Forum: The Valeting Forum 25th July 2018, 13:09
Replies: 28
Views: 2,187
Posted By maxi_crawf
The phrase 'A fool and his money are easily...

The phrase 'A fool and his money are easily parted' comes to mind ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd July 2018, 18:11
Replies: 32
Views: 1,925
Posted By maxi_crawf
I got the 75 first in 06, then a couple of years...

I got the 75 first in 06, then a couple of years ago the 190, definite mid life crisis ;) my only problem was I said I got it because of MLC and I think a few thought I had been diagnosed with a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd July 2018, 13:22
Replies: 8
Views: 479
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well to be honest, it was all working when Trikey...

Well to be honest, it was all working when Trikey used his T4 on it but because the gas was low/none existant I've always run it on 'econ' until about 6 weeks ago when I had it regassed and it's not...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd July 2018, 21:44
Replies: 32
Views: 1,925
Posted By maxi_crawf
As Trikey once said to me; a 75 is a surgeon with...

As Trikey once said to me; a 75 is a surgeon with a scalpel, a ZT is a skinhead with a baseball bat ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd July 2018, 20:24
Replies: 8
Views: 479
Posted By maxi_crawf
Damn, more expense :duh: next question is;...

Damn, more expense :duh:
next question is; replace brushes or Jules replacement fan?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd July 2018, 20:16
Replies: 8
Views: 479
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'll pop out now, fingers crossed.

I'll pop out now, fingers crossed.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd July 2018, 19:54
Replies: 8
Views: 479
Posted By maxi_crawf
Is that with the panel completely off or just...

Is that with the panel completely off or just 'econ' does the engine need to be running?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd July 2018, 19:16
Replies: 32
Views: 1,925
Posted By maxi_crawf
Apart from trim, seats, engine tune, suspension...

Apart from trim, seats, engine tune, suspension etc
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd July 2018, 18:50
Replies: 8
Views: 479
Posted By maxi_crawf
Idiots guide to checking rad fan speeds

So as above,
I have a 53 plate zt190 with 86K on the clock with the early 3 speed rad fan which when I first got a couple of years ago was T4'd by Trikey and all 3 speeds were working, now I'm not...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th July 2018, 19:38
Replies: 20
Views: 1,870
Posted By maxi_crawf
It's called the enthusiasm of youth ;)

It's called the enthusiasm of youth ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th June 2018, 22:30
Replies: 23
Views: 1,436
Posted By maxi_crawf
Katie Price would buy it ;)

Katie Price would buy it ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th June 2018, 15:36
Replies: 146
Views: 11,957
Posted By maxi_crawf
'Govermant' ?

'Govermant' ?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st June 2018, 23:16
Replies: 9
Views: 773
Posted By maxi_crawf
'The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear'...

'The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear' :laughing2:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th June 2018, 20:01
Replies: 12
Mpg
Views: 893
Posted By maxi_crawf
I had a run to and back to Edinburgh last...

I had a run to and back to Edinburgh last December, sticking at about 3K rpm so about 65 mph measuring brim to brim I got just shy of 32 mpg in my 190.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th June 2018, 17:15
Replies: 156
Views: 11,414
Posted By maxi_crawf
It's a bit like playing Russian roulette, keep...

It's a bit like playing Russian roulette, keep pulling that trigger and eventually it will go bang ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd June 2018, 22:59
Replies: 16
Views: 1,266
Posted By maxi_crawf
So even on the Autobahn at 125+ using 'Dangerous'...

So even on the Autobahn at 125+ using 'Dangerous' 'One shot brakes' 'leaving you guessing whether you will have decent brakes or not' you continue to do it :shrug:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd June 2018, 19:25
Replies: 16
Views: 1,266
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well if you're driving at 125+ which I doubt,...

Well if you're driving at 125+ which I doubt, what do you expect?
Forum: Touring Boating Camping & Caravan Forum 2nd June 2018, 23:28
Replies: 33
Views: 6,324
Posted By maxi_crawf
Glad I passed my test in 1980.

Glad I passed my test in 1980.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st June 2018, 13:31
Replies: 11
Views: 941
Posted By maxi_crawf
I know what I'll be doing at the weekend then ;)

I know what I'll be doing at the weekend then ;)
Forum: Items Wanted 1st June 2018, 10:55
Replies: 2
Views: 169
Posted By maxi_crawf
One hole blanking trim

Hello,

I'm after a grey (not the sandpaper one ;) ) one hole blanking plate as I'm fitting a rear sun blind to my ZT and the one I have has no holes in it, I know I could put a hole in it but it's...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st May 2018, 14:46
Replies: 11
Views: 941
Posted By maxi_crawf
That's what I was told but I recon I have more...

That's what I was told but I recon I have more chance of winning the lottery than getting an original.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st May 2018, 13:28
Replies: 15
Views: 1,155
Posted By maxi_crawf
I will never ever be worried about the condition...

I will never ever be worried about the condition of my cars after seeing that!
He has spent more time sorting the paperwork than he has on the car.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st May 2018, 13:07
Replies: 11
Views: 941
Posted By maxi_crawf
Fitting a fire extinguisher

I have a car fire extinguisher I want to fit to the zt, the extinguisher already has a holder but I would like to fit it under the front edge of the drivers seat, is there a kit or has anyone done it...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th May 2018, 18:44
Replies: 24
Views: 4,026
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well if it did not have them originally why would...

Well if it did not have them originally why would it fail on that?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th May 2018, 18:40
Replies: 7
Views: 749
Posted By maxi_crawf
I got some map upgrades from him a few weeks ago...

I got some map upgrades from him a few weeks ago with no problem although it was to upgrade my Navall 3 not a new machine.
Forum: The Valeting Forum 30th May 2018, 09:39
Replies: 21
Views: 2,907
Posted By maxi_crawf
Golly Moses is the phrase I will use on here.

Golly Moses is the phrase I will use on here.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th May 2018, 09:34
Replies: 44
Views: 2,401
Posted By maxi_crawf
Two, A 51 plate Conny SE cdt I bought on...

Two,

A 51 plate Conny SE cdt I bought on fleabay in Feb 06 and a 53 plate ZT+ 190 I bought in 2016 that I put down to mid-life crisis :D

The 75 is Copperleaf and the 190 is Le Mans so I call...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th May 2018, 22:31
Replies: 43
Views: 2,448
Posted By maxi_crawf
Good luck with the move!

Good luck with the move!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st May 2018, 22:41
Replies: 13
Views: 1,102
Posted By maxi_crawf
Ditto.....

Ditto.....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st May 2018, 22:15
Replies: 11
Views: 1,217
Posted By maxi_crawf
Just what I was thinking.

Just what I was thinking.
Forum: Social Forum 21st May 2018, 22:13
Replies: 7
Views: 523
Posted By maxi_crawf
Monte Carlo or bust

As some of you will already know I've been toying with the idea a jolly to Monte Carlo in the 190 and have mentioned it a few times on here,
well I have booked the ferry from Harwich to the Hook of...
Forum: Social Forum 21st May 2018, 21:40
Replies: 9
Views: 800
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well I'm afraid I have got to a certain age and...

Well I'm afraid I have got to a certain age and attitude with it, people who pull stunts like that are playing Russian roulette and when the gun finally goes bang I have no sympathy, they can kill...
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 5th May 2018, 10:53
Replies: 21
Views: 2,481
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well for £17 and some faffing around if it gets...

Well for £17 and some faffing around if it gets it working again I'd be more than happy to be honest!
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th May 2018, 10:41
Replies: 20
Views: 1,625
Posted By maxi_crawf
Mine's a Longbridge (2001, 51 plate) and has the...

Mine's a Longbridge (2001, 51 plate) and has the earlier real wood dash.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th May 2018, 10:34
Replies: 8
Views: 756
Posted By maxi_crawf
Ordered a set for the ZT yesterday from Demon...

Ordered a set for the ZT yesterday from Demon plates with the gel resin raised letters/numbers, more expensive but the do look smart :D
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 3rd May 2018, 16:00
Replies: 42
Views: 3,891
Posted By maxi_crawf
Do they still do the traction engine rallys there?

Do they still do the traction engine rallys there?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd May 2018, 16:49
Replies: 34
Views: 3,050
Posted By maxi_crawf
'Working through the issues' or as we on this...

'Working through the issues' or as we on this group say 'owning an MG/Rover' :D
Forum: Was it you? 2nd May 2018, 12:12
Replies: 0
Views: 209
Posted By maxi_crawf
Black ZT Hull

Saw a black mkII ZT 05 plate 12:00 today on Maybury rd going towards Holderness rd.
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 1st May 2018, 17:43
Replies: 21
Views: 2,481
Posted By maxi_crawf
It might be worth it, I imagine it's the same...

It might be worth it, I imagine it's the same procedure (or similar) no matter which model of Navall it is.

If nothing else we now know that screens are obtainable :bowdown:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st May 2018, 12:44
Replies: 2
Views: 314
Posted By maxi_crawf
Sending again ;)

Sending again ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st May 2018, 11:11
Replies: 2
Views: 314
Posted By maxi_crawf
Jockmcjock

PM sent.

Maxi_crawf
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th April 2018, 23:42
Replies: 34
Views: 1,999
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well I have a 53 plate 190 that when I bought it...

Well I have a 53 plate 190 that when I bought it had no history of the belts being done although it only had 76K on the clock and the seller insisted was 'mint mate' I had them done by Trikey...
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 10th April 2018, 14:56
Replies: 40
Views: 4,781
Posted By maxi_crawf
What about the maps?

What about the maps?
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 10th April 2018, 07:01
Replies: 40
Views: 4,781
Posted By maxi_crawf
Me 😉 I have installed a Navall3 and just wanted...

Me 😉
I have installed a Navall3 and just wanted to upgrade it if and where possible, but it's all gone quiet, not the Navall I might add.

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Forum: Social Forum 9th April 2018, 21:41
Replies: 94
Views: 6,064
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'm sure that eventually battery capacity and...

I'm sure that eventually battery capacity and fast charging will be sorted out but I don't fancy driving round Europe in one.
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 9th April 2018, 20:27
Replies: 40
Views: 4,781
Posted By maxi_crawf
Oh well, I'm happy with mine as it is to be...

Oh well, I'm happy with mine as it is to be honest just thought it was worth the ask, what about map upgrades for igo?
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 9th April 2018, 20:13
Replies: 40
Views: 4,781
Posted By maxi_crawf
Holy thread revival! Did this upgrade ever...

Holy thread revival!

Did this upgrade ever come to pass?
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 9th April 2018, 19:43
Replies: 27
Views: 6,439
Posted By maxi_crawf
So to ask again, does anyone know if the Nav 3...

So to ask again, does anyone know if the Nav 3 can have the operating softwear upgraded and also what about the map upgrades? any nudges in the right direction greatfully accepted :)
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 9th April 2018, 17:55
Replies: 27
Views: 6,439
Posted By maxi_crawf
What version do you have and have you upgraded...

What version do you have and have you upgraded the maps etc?

Sent from my SM-J500FN using Tapatalk
Forum: Social Forum 6th April 2018, 18:59
Replies: 24
Views: 1,811
Posted By maxi_crawf
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ChRCrJuVCzw ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ChRCrJuVCzw


This says it for me when someone tries it on ;)
Forum: Social Forum 6th April 2018, 13:58
Replies: 18
Views: 1,168
Posted By maxi_crawf
The only thing that will stop him driving is a...

The only thing that will stop him driving is a gaol sentence (or death), they are not bothered if the car they are driving is safe, legal or insured, they have a licence are banned or not, they buy a...
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 6th April 2018, 13:29
Replies: 27
Views: 6,439
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well I'll wait for the flak to come my way :D,...

Well I'll wait for the flak to come my way :D, but I fitted a Navall3 to my ZT yesterday and it seems ok, I was just wondering what is the easiest way to upgrade the igo maps and also can anyone tell...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th April 2018, 16:14
Replies: 17
Views: 769
Posted By maxi_crawf
Yep that looks right 😉 Sent from my...

Yep that looks right 😉

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th April 2018, 16:13
Replies: 17
Views: 769
Posted By maxi_crawf
I've got them back to front then lol! (At work...

I've got them back to front then lol! (At work and the headlights are at home) so then to clarify 😉 I have upgraded H7's for the dipped lights and would like upgraded H9's for the main beam (🤔 think...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th April 2018, 16:03
Replies: 17
Views: 769
Posted By maxi_crawf
I thought the outer lights with the projector...

I thought the outer lights with the projector lenses were the dipped and the inner lamps with the reflectors were the main beam, have I got them the wrong way round?

Sent from my SM-J500FN using...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th April 2018, 15:59
Replies: 17
Views: 769
Posted By maxi_crawf
Are the ones with the plastic connection on the...

Are the ones with the plastic connection on the side behind the projector lenses not the dipped ones?

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th April 2018, 15:03
Replies: 29
Views: 1,535
Posted By maxi_crawf
So you won't change a blown bulb or fit another...

So you won't change a blown bulb or fit another battery?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th April 2018, 14:59
Replies: 17
Views: 769
Posted By maxi_crawf
H9 replacement lamps

* Just to clarify, I got the dipped/main beams mixed up, but it's still H9 lamps I am looking for, but obviously now for main beam *


I'm in the process of fitting replacement Halogen projector...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th April 2018, 14:38
Replies: 29
Views: 1,535
Posted By maxi_crawf
It depends what the job is, as long as you are...

It depends what the job is, as long as you are capable and competent why not.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd April 2018, 19:07
Replies: 7
Views: 335
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well there is a Viking on the front ;)

Well there is a Viking on the front ;)
Forum: Social Forum 3rd April 2018, 19:02
Replies: 20
Views: 1,597
Posted By maxi_crawf
Remote control, do you mean a snooker cue :D

Remote control, do you mean a snooker cue :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd April 2018, 18:50
Replies: 7
Views: 335
Posted By maxi_crawf
Should really have been made from horn ;) ...

Should really have been made from horn ;)
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd April 2018, 18:45
Replies: 18
Views: 1,343
Posted By maxi_crawf
JET 1 it's in the Science Museum.

JET 1 it's in the Science Museum.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd April 2018, 12:41
Replies: 13
Views: 715
Posted By maxi_crawf
I was (and still am) insured with Hastings...

I was (and still am) insured with Hastings direct, I had the maximum no claims in my 75 conny cdt and a couple of years ago came down with mid-life crisis and bought a 190 but of course had no NCD on...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th March 2018, 14:44
Replies: 5
Mot
Views: 322
Posted By maxi_crawf
Not really close to you but if you get stuck,...

Not really close to you but if you get stuck, first class work! £100 a side.

https://www.tjhobbs.com/
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th March 2018, 17:48
Replies: 38
Views: 2,586
Posted By maxi_crawf
Golly Moses! Sent from my SM-J500FN using...

Golly Moses!

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th March 2018, 17:45
Replies: 2
Views: 342
Posted By maxi_crawf
Never bothered unplugging mine to be honest. ...

Never bothered unplugging mine to be honest.

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Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 9th March 2018, 21:18
Replies: 99
Views: 4,889
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'll have the potatoes please Andy

I'll have the potatoes please Andy
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 8th March 2018, 21:29
Replies: 99
Views: 4,889
Posted By maxi_crawf
Richard, Can you put me down for the...

Richard,

Can you put me down for the homemade pie and bread and butter pudding :)

Roy
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