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Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 4th August 2019, 20:27
Replies: 84
Views: 2,908
Posted By maxi_crawf
A really good day out in very picturesque...

A really good day out in very picturesque surroundings a big thank you to Richard for promoting this on here.
Forum: Events and Meets 14th July 2019, 10:48
Replies: 856
Views: 44,365
Posted By maxi_crawf
Hello Ian, Can you put me down for the...

Hello Ian,

Can you put me down for the Dinner.

Roy
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th July 2019, 18:55
Replies: 10,876
Views: 725,167
Posted By maxi_crawf
Added winter mode to my manual...

Added winter mode to my manual gearbox.https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190708/0c4eeee89862d2eb38c032946be065a6.jpg

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th July 2019, 20:32
Replies: 28
Views: 975
Posted By maxi_crawf
MKI for me, the 75 as well as my ZT, just looks...

MKI for me, the 75 as well as my ZT, just looks right.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th July 2019, 20:28
Replies: 16
Views: 656
Posted By maxi_crawf
You beat me to that one with dave lol

You beat me to that one with dave lol
Forum: Events and Meets 4th July 2019, 18:56
Replies: 856
Views: 44,365
Posted By maxi_crawf
If you have a speed cam detector or your satnav...

If you have a speed cam detector or your satnav tells you where the camera points are and officer crabtree catches you it's a big no over in France ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd July 2019, 20:29
Replies: 2
Views: 367
Posted By maxi_crawf
ZT-T on Karting track

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8K951fq8t2Y
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th June 2019, 22:18
Replies: 20
Views: 915
Posted By maxi_crawf
fall asleep with your mouth open and people will...

fall asleep with your mouth open and people will steal your fillings.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th June 2019, 14:30
Replies: 20
Views: 915
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well unless you mean in a locked garage there is...

Well unless you mean in a locked garage there is no way I would leave any window open, it might get hot in the car but how would you explain that to an insurance company.
Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 28th June 2019, 18:53
Replies: 20
Views: 2,748
Posted By maxi_crawf
Is the Provincial safety test equivalent to our...

Is the Provincial safety test equivalent to our MOT?
Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 27th June 2019, 19:26
Replies: 20
Views: 2,748
Posted By maxi_crawf
Good luck with your search and welcome to the...

Good luck with your search and welcome to the madhouse ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th June 2019, 19:22
Replies: 8
Views: 462
Posted By maxi_crawf
You should try a 190 then :eek:

You should try a 190 then :eek:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th June 2019, 18:54
Replies: 32
Views: 2,406
Posted By maxi_crawf
With a 'Webasto night heater' no less!

With a 'Webasto night heater' no less!
Forum: Items Wanted 24th June 2019, 09:59
Replies: 0
Views: 155
Posted By maxi_crawf
V6 cruise control bracket.

Hello,
I'm after the bracket (including the 3 rubber legs) that holds the vacuum pump to the inner wing, I have everything else fitted to the car and now only need the bracket to complete the job.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th June 2019, 18:55
Replies: 67
Views: 2,788
Posted By maxi_crawf
I think it was 1937

I think it was 1937
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th June 2019, 12:53
Replies: 67
Views: 2,932
Posted By maxi_crawf
I have CC as standard in my Conny cdt SE, handy...

I have CC as standard in my Conny cdt SE, handy for motorway and fast roads, I recon it must improve MPG slightly and reduces the chances of getting stung by speed cameras, I'm currently upgrading my...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 7th June 2019, 12:40
Replies: 90
Views: 5,932
Posted By maxi_crawf
If anyone is interested I will be setting off...

If anyone is interested I will be setting off from Barneys cafe for East Kirkby, at about 08:30 fingers crossed for a good day and good weather like last year :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2019, 16:36
Replies: 13
Views: 950
Posted By maxi_crawf
As long as it's been looked after the mileage...

As long as it's been looked after the mileage isn't much to worry about.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2019, 12:11
Replies: 101
Views: 4,344
Posted By maxi_crawf
45 when I bought my 75 I'm now 58 (and still have...

45 when I bought my 75 I'm now 58 (and still have the car) and bought a ZT190 when I was 56 (I call it mid-life crisis and before you ask, yes I'm going to live to 112 so it's mid-life crisis ;) )
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th May 2019, 21:34
Replies: 14
Views: 1,259
Posted By maxi_crawf
Anyone watch Bangers & cash tonight?

Anyone watch Bangers & cash tonight?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2019, 22:25
Replies: 14
Views: 1,070
Posted By maxi_crawf
Golly, I see the Triffid got to it first.

Golly, I see the Triffid got to it first.
Forum: The Valeting Forum 22nd May 2019, 13:10
Replies: 3
Views: 469
Posted By maxi_crawf
She NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY...

She NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD- off years ago, so I don't need to worry about that ;)
Forum: The Valeting Forum 20th May 2019, 19:38
Replies: 3
Views: 469
Posted By maxi_crawf
Protection for newly refurbished alloy wheels

So I'm thinking of getting the straights on my 190 refubished starting with the spare wheel, once it's done (and I'm going for standard silver) what product/s can, and how, could I use to give as...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th May 2019, 19:26
Replies: 15
Views: 809
Posted By maxi_crawf
I used a 750 ml can of S50 just for the inner...

I used a 750 ml can of S50 just for the inner sills of my 190, I'd rather have some dripping out of the drain holes and know I've put plenty in rather than skimp, the can was about £15 so worth every...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th May 2019, 18:35
Replies: 10,876
Views: 725,167
Posted By maxi_crawf
It was originally in the Le mans ZT of Ken...

It was originally in the Le mans ZT of Ken 'Jubby' in here, he sold it on and the next owner sold on some of the parts here, I'd seen it in Ken's car (not knowing when I bought it that it had been...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th May 2019, 18:17
Replies: 10,876
Views: 725,167
Posted By maxi_crawf
Changed over the standard grey dash and steering...

Changed over the standard grey dash and steering wheel, not to everyone's taste but I'm pleased with it.https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190519/f6fa4be269449d1d6165ba9e02de97dd.jpg

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Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 18th May 2019, 20:27
Replies: 49
Views: 2,877
Posted By maxi_crawf
A big thank you to Ricardo for organising todays...

A big thank you to Ricardo for organising todays meet,
another good day followed by a good meal, nice weather nice people!:D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th May 2019, 18:01
Replies: 12
Views: 788
Posted By maxi_crawf
I drove round Europe last August and did 2,848...

I drove round Europe last August and did 2,848 miles in a week, I checked the oil every day and there was no 'noticeable' difference from setting off to arriving back home.

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Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 11th May 2019, 21:22
Replies: 49
Views: 2,877
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can you put me down for the homemade pie with...

Can you put me down for the homemade pie with potatoes.
Forum: Was it you? 9th May 2019, 16:49
Replies: 0
Views: 155
Posted By maxi_crawf
Black MKI ZT HULL

BU 03 ***
Seen on maybury rd this afternoon at about 16:30 going toward holderness rd.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th April 2019, 10:31
Replies: 68
Views: 3,103
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'm sure the vast majority have exceeded the...

I'm sure the vast majority have exceeded the speed limit at some time 😉
We have just not got caught, and that is the only difference.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th April 2019, 19:15
Replies: 4
Views: 324
Posted By maxi_crawf
Demon plates

Demon plates
Forum: Was it you? 28th April 2019, 13:22
Replies: 0
Views: 127
Posted By maxi_crawf
S50 **R asda carpark Hull

As above, a copperleaf conny MKI, in much better condition than mine to be honest.


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Forum: Regional Events Forum: East Anglia 26th April 2019, 11:13
Replies: 28
Views: 2,631
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can you put me down as a possible 😊 Sent...

Can you put me down as a possible 😊

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st April 2019, 14:05
Replies: 10,876
Views: 725,167
Posted By maxi_crawf
Swapped a bit of plastic on the 190 for a bit of...

Swapped a bit of plastic on the 190 for a bit of shiny, makes not one jot of difference but why not...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th April 2019, 08:53
Replies: 6
Views: 393
Posted By maxi_crawf
As I understand it, they open too early and close...

As I understand it, they open too early and close too late, once you get a working one in it makes quite a difference, I went for replacing the original rather than the modded inline one.

Sent...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th April 2019, 14:56
Replies: 32
Views: 1,540
Posted By maxi_crawf
Mine clicked but refused to start after 5 weeks...

Mine clicked but refused to start after 5 weeks of standing, a 190 also.

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Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 12th April 2019, 11:58
Replies: 6
Views: 550
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can you post the actual link on FB to here so I...

Can you post the actual link on FB to here so I can find it that way?

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Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 12th April 2019, 11:44
Replies: 6
Views: 550
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can't find it either. Sent from my SM-G925F...

Can't find it either.

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Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 12th April 2019, 11:36
Replies: 36
Views: 5,648
Posted By maxi_crawf
Are you going to the 'best of British' meet in...

Are you going to the 'best of British' meet in September?

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Forum: Items Wanted 7th April 2019, 13:48
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By maxi_crawf
Message sent

Message sent
Forum: Items Wanted 3rd April 2019, 20:08
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By maxi_crawf
Anyone out there got one?

Anyone out there got one?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd April 2019, 20:02
Replies: 33
Views: 2,013
Posted By maxi_crawf
It would have probably cost the driver a few...

It would have probably cost the driver a few extra seconds waiting for the horses to get to a clear area allowing them to move over and the car to pass, unfortunatley there are idiots on all forms of...
Forum: Items Wanted 29th March 2019, 21:06
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By maxi_crawf
Two hole switch panel

As above in the gloss grey.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th March 2019, 20:03
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By maxi_crawf
Original tyres for a 190

So as above and mainly out of idle curiosity, what were the original tyres for the mk1 190 and what would be the equivalent today?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th March 2019, 15:57
Replies: 36
Views: 1,373
Posted By maxi_crawf
I've seen potholes and huge roadworks in Germany,...

I've seen potholes and huge roadworks in Germany, appalling roadsense in Italy and both in America, as well as massive traffic jams in France, it's not just here ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th March 2019, 12:00
Replies: 18
Views: 1,347
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'm glad to see Tom is back up and running, he...

I'm glad to see Tom is back up and running, he did work on my 75 and cannot recommend him enough!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th March 2019, 11:48
Replies: 36
Views: 1,373
Posted By maxi_crawf
I drove round Europe last August with my two sons...

I drove round Europe last August with my two sons in my 190, 2,848 in a week throughly enjoyed it and throughly recommend it :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th March 2019, 07:36
Replies: 12
Views: 527
Posted By maxi_crawf
To be honest it is my intention to fit a rear...

To be honest it is my intention to fit a rear facing seat, that's what is in the car in America so I will go with the same setup, I also didn't realise you could still get the seats that were...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th March 2019, 10:10
Replies: 12
Views: 527
Posted By maxi_crawf
At the moment the child weight 10lbs but I'm sure...

At the moment the child weight 10lbs but I'm sure that by October it will be quite a bit more 😉
I'm not being a tight wad but my problem is that the said grand child and parents live in America so...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th March 2019, 09:12
Replies: 12
Views: 527
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well I'm sure the age of our cars means the...

Well I'm sure the age of our cars means the isofox fittings are not there as standard that's my concern, then of course it's all for two weeks use.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th March 2019, 07:57
Replies: 12
Views: 527
Posted By maxi_crawf
Baby/child's seats in a ZT

so as above, is there a way of fitting a seat ( the child will be 9 months old) in a ZT temporarily, it will only be needed for 2 weeks, it's a long time since I needed any child seats in a car of...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th March 2019, 11:17
Replies: 65
Views: 4,861
Posted By maxi_crawf
Let uw know how it turns out.

Let uw know how it turns out.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th March 2019, 11:10
Replies: 30
Views: 1,806
Posted By maxi_crawf
My 53 plate ZT had the wiring tucked away so I...

My 53 plate ZT had the wiring tucked away so I got a blind from a member on here and fitted it to the existing shelf, the hardest bit is getting the shelf out and refitting it to be honest, as I was...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th March 2019, 10:51
Replies: 54
Views: 3,728
Posted By maxi_crawf
Interested in the illuminated buttons and gesture...

Interested in the illuminated buttons and gesture control
Forum: Regional Events Forum: East Anglia 24th February 2019, 18:22
Replies: 57
Views: 4,291
Posted By maxi_crawf
Apologies for not turning up, I had just flown in...

Apologies for not turning up, I had just flown in from Nashville and the jetlag was bad, straight home and to bed.
I hope it went well!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd February 2019, 15:01
Replies: 13
Views: 980
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, 15:00
Replies: 13
Views: 980
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, 20:38
Replies: 10,876
Views: 725,167
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, 20:36
Replies: 10,876
Views: 725,167
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, 20:33
Replies: 10,876
Views: 725,167
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, 20:29
Replies: 10,876
Views: 725,167
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, 12:09
Replies: 13
Views: 980
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, 08:00
Replies: 13
Views: 980
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, 13:38
Replies: 13
Views: 980
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, 13:02
Replies: 7
Views: 687
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, 19:51
Replies: 57
Views: 4,291
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, 20:06
Replies: 16
Views: 815
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, 18:18
Replies: 57
Views: 4,291
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, 16:33
Replies: 7
Views: 482
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, 21:01
Replies: 30
Views: 1,658
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, 20:46
Replies: 13
Views: 771
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, 22:35
Replies: 35
Views: 2,144
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, 18:39
Replies: 45
Views: 2,270
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, 20:55
Replies: 856
Views: 44,365
Posted By maxi_crawf
Put me down for this :)

Put me down for this :)
Forum: Social Forum 9th December 2018, 12:48
Replies: 36
Views: 2,935
Posted By maxi_crawf
GeraintUK

Just heard in various FB forums that Geraint passed away this morning.
Forum: Events and Meets 25th November 2018, 17:52
Replies: 856
Views: 44,365
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, 19:32
Replies: 90
Views: 5,932
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, 16:24
Replies: 10
Views: 641
Posted By maxi_crawf
Goodness gracious me!

Goodness gracious me!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th November 2018, 16:00
Replies: 10
Views: 641
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, 22:50
Replies: 44
Views: 2,315
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, 20:27
Replies: 44
Views: 2,315
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, 18:49
Replies: 44
Views: 2,315
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, 12:44
Replies: 44
Views: 2,315
Posted By maxi_crawf
Lightbulb Best Classic Car Club - Vote Now

https://www.practicalclassics.co.uk/bbcccoty/?fbclid=IwAR3N43_IHLWH_6hlnHDEvy6ak0qZ9F0TNe5bKnC2AgkS4vxTouDN5IMPM4c
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th November 2018, 17:26
Replies: 20
Views: 1,542
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, 17:29
Replies: 13
Views: 942
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, 12:15
Replies: 6
Views: 780
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, 07:12
Replies: 6
Views: 780
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, 19:33
Replies: 42
Views: 4,538
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, 09:09
Replies: 58
Views: 9,472
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, 16:02
Replies: 20
Views: 2,036
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, 20:43
Replies: 41
Views: 3,714
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, 20:22
Replies: 41
Views: 3,714
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: 178
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: 1,223
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: 6,988
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: 1,340
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: 381
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: 1,340
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: 1,381
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: 2,585
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: 487
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: 487
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: 1,373
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: 1,741
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: 1,741
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: 1,741
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: 1,741
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: 1,741
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: 1,741
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: 798
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: 6,988
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: 1,557
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: 898
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: 1,057
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: 2,014
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: 1,121
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: 9,051
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: 839
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: 839
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: 839
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: 839
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: 2,691
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: 183
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: 4,106
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: 725
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: 725
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: 1,405
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: 380
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: 2,064
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: 2,064
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: 652
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: 968
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: 2,064
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: 2,064
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: 2,064
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: 2,064
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: 2,799
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: 2,170
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: 529
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: 2,170
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: 529
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: 529
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: 529
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: 2,170
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: 529
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: 2,063
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: 1,575
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: 13,091
Posted By maxi_crawf
'Govermant' ?

'Govermant' ?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st June 2018, 23:16
Replies: 9
Views: 866
Posted By maxi_crawf
'The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear'...

'The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear' :laughing2:
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