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Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2021, 08:22
Replies: 9
Views: 265
Posted By beinet1
Probably just a coincidence, but I was making the...

Probably just a coincidence, but I was making the car moveable by cuting away the broken end of the spring and put it nicely back onto the "spring pan". While doing this with the RH side on the jack,...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th January 2021, 11:58
Replies: 9
Views: 265
Posted By beinet1
Strange... Lesj°fors should be quality items....

Strange... Lesj°fors should be quality items. Paid 518NOK each in total. Could not do quality springs cheaper from the UK.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th January 2021, 11:22
Replies: 9
Views: 265
Posted By beinet1
Seems like pulling the rear seat or find the old...

Seems like pulling the rear seat or find the old colourcode is the only way, told both here and from the Rimmers sales guy. I guess both is perished on mine, so ordered a set of LESJÍFORS 4075728 +...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th January 2021, 07:06
Replies: 9
Views: 265
Posted By beinet1
Spring break!! Which spring? 1.8

As the thread tittle says... experienced an early spring break today... RH side front, spring down onto the tyre. Seems the tyre survived but the car is unusable. Does anyone have a chart for the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th January 2021, 15:11
Replies: 7
Views: 331
Posted By beinet1
There is a tiny O-ring under the cap. Look...

There is a tiny O-ring under the cap. Look closely at the bottom of the threads, and you will find it. There is also a ventilation bore in the cap, so the oil will probably come from this one.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st January 2021, 22:24
Replies: 3
Views: 357
Posted By beinet1
Thats some honest advice.. :) I have...

Thats some honest advice.. :)

I have allready bougth an universal converter for welding in. Hope the quality of this one is good enough. I have lowered the complete exhaust from the car, cut out...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th December 2020, 19:39
Replies: 3
Views: 357
Posted By beinet1
Need new catalyctic converter - buying advice

Hi all,

Seems that the rattling catalyst converter issue has hit my 1.8 -99 this time. Similar to this one:...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st December 2020, 07:53
Replies: 45
Views: 3,254
Posted By beinet1
Hi, I used the latest version found on the...

Hi,

I used the latest version found on the oficcial website, Tool 0.5.00.51.
http://toaf.roverki.eu/index.php/en/download-en
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th December 2020, 07:56
Replies: 15
Views: 891
Posted By beinet1
Hi All, New sensor arrived last friday (make...

Hi All,

New sensor arrived last friday (make ESKV). Got this one fitted yesterday. Cleared fault codes with TOAF prior to test drive. Did a short drive and checked for fault codes. None :) Issue...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th December 2020, 11:41
Replies: 15
Views: 891
Posted By beinet1
Thanks for that :) A new sensor is on order,...

Thanks for that :)

A new sensor is on order, so will try out that first. My gut feeling and TOAF says that is the problem... Time will show :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th December 2020, 18:36
Replies: 15
Views: 891
Posted By beinet1
Hi all, Removed the bearing hub and cleaned...

Hi all,

Removed the bearing hub and cleaned the area. Did not look bad at all. No corrosion making the backplate touching the bearing hub. Put everything back on, erased the error codes and went...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th December 2020, 21:00
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By beinet1
O2 and Camshaft sensor Pin out - testing

Hi,

Anybody know the pinout and test values for the O2 and camshaft position sensor?

I got the following DTC`s:
P1191 - Oxygen sensor heater circuit open circuit, downstream sensors
P0340 -...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th December 2020, 11:00
Replies: 15
Views: 891
Posted By beinet1
Hi, Thanks :) TOAF says error count on rear...

Hi, Thanks :)

TOAF says error count on rear rigth, so this is probbably the issue/solution. I then know what to do :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th December 2020, 09:51
Replies: 15
Views: 891
Posted By beinet1
Hi all, I have exact the same issue as the...

Hi all,

I have exact the same issue as the thread starter. Will start with TOAF and check out. Any other advice?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st December 2020, 10:17
Replies: 45
Views: 3,254
Posted By beinet1
Update: All working now! Looking through...

Update:

All working now!
Looking through this thread, it seems like the LCM file which is available at the TOAF website works on the earlier LCM units. Mine had the same part no as the one the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th November 2020, 13:31
Replies: 45
Views: 3,254
Posted By beinet1
Hi There :) I guess I have what I need to...

Hi There :)

I guess I have what I need to get this restored, I just have to get out and get it done :) Will shout out if I get stuck. I have learned the hard way... So now its backing up...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th November 2020, 06:37
Replies: 30
Views: 1,411
Posted By beinet1
Very nice :D How does the engine runs?...

Very nice :D
How does the engine runs? Probably a bit early to ask :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th November 2020, 08:52
Replies: 45
Views: 3,254
Posted By beinet1
OK. Can I check the part numbers through TOAF, or...

OK. Can I check the part numbers through TOAF, or have I to check this physically?

Changing the mileage/VIN, this is something I need to do after transfering the backup to the car?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th November 2020, 22:11
Replies: 45
Views: 3,254
Posted By beinet1
Hi all, Found it most easy to ask for advice...

Hi all,

Found it most easy to ask for advice in this old thread as it suits my issue very well...So here is a muffled "help" from a foreign Norwegian member...

I have played around with TOAF...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th November 2020, 20:19
Replies: 5
Views: 300
Posted By beinet1
I Bridged the old lead I had, and success!! TOAF...

I Bridged the old lead I had, and success!! TOAF connected!

Could nicely interface the LCM and BCU module, but not the engine. Should it be like that?

Played a bit with the DRL/automatic...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th November 2020, 15:20
Replies: 5
Views: 300
Posted By beinet1
OK, Thanks :) So this one will probably work...

OK, Thanks :)
So this one will probably work after bridging the two pins?:...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th November 2020, 12:26
Replies: 5
Views: 300
Posted By beinet1
TOAF Lead

Hi all :)

Any guidance to what cable I need to buy to connect with TOAF?

I have an old OBD2->USB cable (not ELM327) which was used to connect to the old VAG system for many years ago. Can this...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th November 2020, 20:01
Replies: 20
Views: 1,727
Posted By beinet1
Hi there! Just had an issue during my MOT today...

Hi there! Just had an issue during my MOT today regarding this. When the engine is running on mine, the main beams are lit up whatever position the lightswitch are in. The Norwegian regulations says...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th November 2020, 15:56
Replies: 6
Views: 318
Posted By beinet1
Postage was slow this time :( Did not had time to...

Postage was slow this time :( Did not had time to wait, so I stripped the caliper, cleaned it up and put it together with the old seals. Working nicely now. No brake binding on that wheel anymore. I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th November 2020, 15:53
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Car Mot-ed today and passed! Will now start...

Car Mot-ed today and passed!

Will now start to use her daily :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st November 2020, 18:54
Replies: 30
Views: 1,411
Posted By beinet1
Hi There! I have located the crankshaft...

Hi There!

I have located the crankshaft sensor I have in spare, but did not found the camshaft sensor. I will check out if I can locate it and would happily borrow you them against the postage ;)...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st November 2020, 08:19
Replies: 30
Views: 1,411
Posted By beinet1
Check this one:...

Check this one: https://www.fixdapp.com/blog/p0340-code <-- Camshaft sensor. I might have one laying around...
P1477 seems to be related to the crankshaft sensor. The other ones seems to be VIS and...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th November 2020, 14:24
Replies: 30
Views: 1,411
Posted By beinet1
Will follow this thread :) As mentioned,...

Will follow this thread :)

As mentioned, cranksensor and maybe camsensor also?

I have a working cranksensor I can send to you for testing. The wiring on this one is bodged up, but will work for...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th November 2020, 08:49
Replies: 6
Views: 318
Posted By beinet1
Thanks for your replies :) As this is a low...

Thanks for your replies :)

As this is a low cost project, replacing the caliper is the last solution. I have rebuilt several calipers using new seals. A dismantling, cleanup and assembly is often...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th November 2020, 08:28
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By beinet1
If your torque wrench are giving 18 or 22Nm is...

If your torque wrench are giving 18 or 22Nm is not that critical in this case. The most important thing is that you go over the bolts several times with 20Nm before proceeding with the 180+180deg...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th November 2020, 11:31
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By beinet1
You will easily spot an uprated one once the sump...

You will easily spot an uprated one once the sump is removed. I guess these will be pictures of the two types all around if you google it :) - edit: here-->...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th November 2020, 15:34
Replies: 6
Views: 318
Posted By beinet1
Rear caliper piston diameter?

Hi,

Anybody knows the diameter of the piston in the rear brake caliper for the 1.8 NASP cars? Need to source a repair kit.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th November 2020, 19:07
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Got the last bits back in place today and did the...

Got the last bits back in place today and did the initial startup. A ceremony of caufhing, valve ticking and white smoke right after she fired up, but all settled quickly. Tappets settled after...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th November 2020, 14:17
Replies: 10
Views: 429
Posted By beinet1
I made this alternative procedure for some 8...

I made this alternative procedure for some 8 years back: https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=124816

Reminds me that its probably on time to replace my fluid soon.....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th November 2020, 13:43
Replies: 10
Views: 429
Posted By beinet1
Oil change is basically the only service you can...

Oil change is basically the only service you can do on these autoboxes.

Should be done on a regular basis and with the correct ATF and procedure.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th November 2020, 12:47
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Nope. Installed as per that picture :D

Nope. Installed as per that picture :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th November 2020, 11:07
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Some more work done.. I took the chance and...

Some more work done.. I took the chance and fitted the cylinder head after a light wetNdry paper cleanup.
Pistons and liners fitted back to the block with liner shims. I now get the 0.004" blade...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th November 2020, 20:48
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Basically, you are correct! In general its the...

Basically, you are correct! In general its the rule to skim if there are any voids/damage to the gasket face.

It seems to me that the K-cylinder head gets indented whatever you do, so giving this...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th November 2020, 18:53
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Hi, Thanks for the support :) Yes, I did...

Hi, Thanks for the support :)

Yes, I did clean up the CH #2 with some 1200 wetndry paper. looking good now. Alle valves lapped nicely in and are in the process of putting them back in. A bit time...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th November 2020, 11:27
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Was a but gutted over this project yesterday due...

Was a but gutted over this project yesterday due to the condition of cylinder head #1. I put that CH away and took CH #2 in for closer inspection. Removed its valves and did a quick cleanup on one of...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd November 2020, 12:39
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Hi all, Things moving slowly at the moment....

Hi all,

Things moving slowly at the moment. All necessary parts received, so that will not stop my progress now. I have used some time to remove the valves from the cylinder head, cleaned it up...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st November 2020, 11:19
Replies: 15
Views: 1,002
Posted By beinet1
Just a quick update on this thread. The wiring on...

Just a quick update on this thread. The wiring on the crank sensor had been to close to the exhaust downpipe and fried the insulation. New CP sensor and harness, everything is OK Securely strapped...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th October 2020, 07:56
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Continued with the stripdown and cleaning process...

Continued with the stripdown and cleaning process a bit this weekend. Have pulled the pistons and liners. The liners sat pretty well in the block due to carbon buildup. I was able to get two of the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th October 2020, 07:47
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Guess your cylinder head was fit for purpose then...

Guess your cylinder head was fit for purpose then :) The elastomer gasket is great. As we all know, time/temperature/chemicals is what that deteriorate the elastomer seal and make it fail at some...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th October 2020, 12:02
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Seems your cylinder head was fit for purpose,...

Seems your cylinder head was fit for purpose, thats why it works ;) (no indents)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th October 2020, 12:00
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Orange juice?? Sounds crazy but might be worth a...

Orange juice?? Sounds crazy but might be worth a try ;) Will remove the sensors from the manifold first then...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd October 2020, 20:04
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
There will always be some surprises during tear...

There will always be some surprises during tear down. Did remove the thermostat housing for replacing its O-rings. Found this:
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd October 2020, 12:49
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Time is not a cost.... but don`t want to put to...

Time is not a cost.... but don`t want to put to much cost in it ;)

The car was waxoiled in -03 and -06, so the underbody is in a fantastic condition compared to its siblings! Seems like this can...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd October 2020, 11:22
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Not to much done since last post, but always...

Not to much done since last post, but always making some tiny progress. Cylinder head no.1 has been put to pieces and cleaned up. Will start the process of lapping in the valves soon. I have also...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th October 2020, 15:43
Replies: 5
Views: 378
Posted By beinet1
Hi, Just got this confirmed from Rimmer's....

Hi,

Just got this confirmed from Rimmer's. So then it is basically hope to get a car without keys to work. I see that Rimmer's list two different keys with different frequencies. I guess Rimmer's...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th October 2020, 12:13
Replies: 5
Views: 378
Posted By beinet1
Thanks for that ;) Seems like Rimmers supply...

Thanks for that ;)

Seems like Rimmers supply the complete key with cut blade and transponder chip (based on VIN) which will work in the lock barrel and start the car, but needs a T4/TOAF session...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th October 2020, 11:28
Replies: 5
Views: 378
Posted By beinet1
How to get a new spare key?

Hi all,

This question has probably been raised several times, but here I go :D

How much hazzle is it to get a new key made for my car? Getting the blank key and get the blade made is something...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th October 2020, 11:06
Replies: 5
Views: 507
Posted By beinet1
Hi! I did this a few years back and did not...

Hi!

I did this a few years back and did not use the special tooling for setting up the timing. I am of the belief that if I remove the old belt and put the new in place in the exact same position,...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th October 2020, 07:51
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
That`s on the list. It will basically be only the...

That`s on the list. It will basically be only the crankshaft that is not removed during this process. As this car is bought for the price of a banger, I will only do a visual inspection on these...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th October 2020, 13:05
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
Not in a hurry. I have basically decided the...

Not in a hurry. I have basically decided the solution, so have already ordered most parts from DMGRS. Premium MLS gasket, but put an elastomer in the shopping basket to. Had to order the liner shims...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th October 2020, 06:26
Replies: 31
Views: 1,574
Posted By beinet1
New project - HGF to be resolved - advice?

Hi all,

As Somebody may have noticed, I have been drawn into temptation av bought another project, despite I promised myself to never buy another K-engine powered object after i sold my 1.8 Tourer...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th October 2020, 04:34
Replies: 18
Views: 1,129
Posted By beinet1
You are right about that, and this gasket could...

You are right about that, and this gasket could be fitted directly to my block as-is. Regarding the state of my cylinder heads, I do not have the guts to fit this gasket directly to it without a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th October 2020, 16:39
Replies: 18
Views: 1,129
Posted By beinet1
Update: I have done some closer inspection...

Update:

I have done some closer inspection to this engine now. Not easy to get a accurate measurement of the liner stand proud, but they seems to be close to 0.001"(0.025mm) above the block deck....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th October 2020, 08:59
Replies: 18
Views: 1,129
Posted By beinet1
And now the fun begins :D :D ...

And now the fun begins :D :D

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/154645f8aa316d3590.jpg

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/154645f8aa32babe0f.jpg
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th October 2020, 09:35
Replies: 18
Views: 1,129
Posted By beinet1
Not much done on this project yet, but I used...

Not much done on this project yet, but I used some time yesterday to get a better overview. Most brake and suspension parts looks good. The car has only don 1000miles since its last MOT 2 years ago,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th October 2020, 08:42
Replies: 9
Views: 1,135
Posted By beinet1
Hi, Quick question about the 6 Layer Payen N...

Hi,

Quick question about the 6 Layer Payen N Series Head Gasket Kit.

I might need the gasket and bolts only soon. Do you know if these will be available sooner than the 23.nov? I already have...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th October 2020, 08:16
Replies: 18
Views: 1,129
Posted By beinet1
picture: ...

picture:

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/154645f87fb7319592.jpg

My trusty Freelander did the transportation job greatly. A task that is less complicated than adding pictures...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th October 2020, 05:14
Replies: 18
Views: 1,129
Posted By beinet1
Hi, Its an NNX. Needs a deep polish, but...

Hi,

Its an NNX. Needs a deep polish, but bodywork is sound :) Pictures will come
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2020, 19:59
Replies: 18
Views: 1,129
Posted By beinet1
Omg!! Car brought home today! Mayo in oil but the...

Omg!! Car brought home today! Mayo in oil but the rest is in a quite good condition at the first glance! And old English White is such a lovely colour :p
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th October 2020, 14:14
Replies: 18
Views: 1,129
Posted By beinet1
Is there a diagnose for this?? (Hgf object)

Is there a diagnose for doing frequent visits to the used cars websites, looking for potentials R75`s to buy without any need for them? And also go through available part stock in the shed and...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th July 2020, 12:29
Replies: 15
Views: 1,002
Posted By beinet1
The K4 have two coils and lost spark system. The...

The K4 have two coils and lost spark system. The kv6 haa 6 coils.
Both engines has a camsensor as well.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd July 2020, 18:10
Replies: 4
Views: 500
Posted By beinet1
Yes, this is OK. I did it like this the years...

Yes, this is OK. I did it like this the years back...: https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=204919
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd July 2020, 18:09
Replies: 15
Views: 1,002
Posted By beinet1
I spotted that on Rimmers website, so the extra...

I spotted that on Rimmers website, so the extra wire harness is also on order :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd July 2020, 19:54
Replies: 15
Views: 1,002
Posted By beinet1
Hi Simon! This is the early type so I don't...

Hi Simon!

This is the early type so I don't suspect the filter issue.
We have ordered both crank and camshaft sensor, so hope this resolves it. Probably the crank sensor, but take both in the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd July 2020, 18:42
Replies: 15
Views: 1,002
Posted By beinet1
Or camshaft sensor??

Or camshaft sensor??
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd July 2020, 16:04
Replies: 15
Views: 1,002
Posted By beinet1
KV6 2.0 stopped suddenly - advice needed

Hi all. Asking for a friend of mine:

Car stopped suddenly while driving. Towed to garage. Engine starts and run fine at garage. Mechanic find nothing wrong but suspect fuel pump or crankshaft...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th May 2020, 09:00
Replies: 29
Views: 1,731
Posted By beinet1
Good to see that you have got all bits properly...

Good to see that you have got all bits properly in place. Just have to mention that the camshaft locking tool fits best in the garbage.... Is easier to route the belt around and manipulate the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th March 2020, 07:45
Replies: 8
Views: 699
Posted By beinet1
I have used a piece of tube as an extension on...

I have used a piece of tube as an extension on the valve-clamp. I have cut two "windows" in the tube to access the collets and put them in with a magnetised screwdriver and some grease on the valve...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd March 2020, 11:13
Replies: 6
Views: 371
Posted By beinet1
Hi, Make sure to check if your car has the...

Hi,

Make sure to check if your car has the rear shock absorbers with the self levelling feature or not. The type of springs used depends on this.

Its not easy to identify this or not, but the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th February 2020, 10:37
Replies: 31
Views: 3,009
Posted By beinet1
Coincidence or not, hard to tell. At least we do...

Coincidence or not, hard to tell. At least we do not know the fluid levels. But yes, they did something with the car and the car failed. But taking the high oil consumption into account would maybe...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th February 2020, 10:07
Replies: 31
Views: 3,009
Posted By beinet1
Good point regarding the coolant. Did they fill...

Good point regarding the coolant. Did they fill to the max mark or did they fill to the top of the expansion chamber like it was a good old radiator? The over pressure should bleed of through the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th February 2020, 06:32
Replies: 31
Views: 3,009
Posted By beinet1
Hi all, I had a phone call with May...

Hi all,

I had a phone call with May yesterday to try to get an overview over this situation. I always like to take a systematic approach to these issues and sum up during the process. So, as I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th February 2020, 14:03
Replies: 31
Views: 3,009
Posted By beinet1
Hi There! I am still around, but have to...

Hi There!

I am still around, but have to admit that I am not a frequent visitor to this forum at the time. Poke me with a PM, and I will be here :)

Regarding this car, I have seen her advert...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th February 2020, 08:34
Replies: 25
Views: 1,664
Posted By beinet1
5 hours seem resonable for a quote for this job....

5 hours seem resonable for a quote for this job. I think I used about 8-10 hours when I did mine, but I did a lot of extras back then + all the coffee breaks..
Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 28th October 2019, 08:50
Replies: 10
Views: 2,238
Posted By beinet1
Morris Oxford -68 and LR Freelander II -07 from...

Morris Oxford -68 and LR Freelander II -07 from Norway here, in addition to my R75V6 :)
Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 25th October 2019, 13:06
Replies: 11
Views: 1,826
Posted By beinet1
Driving a LandRover product is a bit easier as...

Driving a LandRover product is a bit easier as you say as there are clubs all over the world with a lot of people willing to help. I now drive a Freelander 2 on my daily basis and is also attending...
Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 25th October 2019, 06:02
Replies: 11
Views: 1,826
Posted By beinet1
Hi There! Greetings from Norway! Planing...

Hi There! Greetings from Norway!

Planing such a trip thoroughly is always a good idea. What is your planned route? What time of the year will you travel?

There is no MG/Rover club in Norway,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th September 2019, 12:15
Replies: 33
Views: 3,031
Posted By beinet1
Congrat!! :drool4:

Congrat!! :drool4:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th September 2019, 10:57
Replies: 15
Views: 1,368
Posted By beinet1
Grab the spring while doing this. You will feel a...

Grab the spring while doing this. You will feel a vibration through the spring if the bearing has started to wear out, the stage before it gets loud and sloppy.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th September 2019, 08:52
Replies: 10
Views: 845
Posted By beinet1
Thanks. Do you have a link to Artic`s guide?

Thanks. Do you have a link to Artic`s guide?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th September 2019, 08:51
Replies: 19
Views: 1,306
Posted By beinet1
Same experience here. My -99 is in another league...

Same experience here. My -99 is in another league compared to the 2003 I had a few years back. A sad result of the project drive. The early models seems to be better than the later ones in most ways.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th September 2019, 08:48
Replies: 15
Views: 1,368
Posted By beinet1
As adviced, Buy quality bearings only. Have tried...

As adviced, Buy quality bearings only. Have tried cheap so called OEM ones on my LandRover, and they dont last. FAG, SKF, SNR or genuine are safe choices.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th September 2019, 08:45
Replies: 10
Views: 845
Posted By beinet1
Might be. Upgraded seals was fitted a 4-5 years...

Might be. Upgraded seals was fitted a 4-5 years back to prevent this. Should be easy to locate anyway. The moist in the rear carpet is something I dislike the most.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th September 2019, 08:24
Replies: 10
Views: 845
Posted By beinet1
Water ingress :(

It had to come sooner or later... water ingress seems to be a common issue for older cars, whatever make. Yesterday I found some moist in the carped behind the drivers seat. I also found some at the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th July 2019, 10:53
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By beinet1
A pair of genuine green/blue springs just ordered...

A pair of genuine green/blue springs just ordered from Rimmers. My wallet are crying a bit, but going the expensive route to make the correct parts are acquired :/
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th July 2019, 09:25
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By beinet1
Front springs KV6 auto - which type?

Hi all,

Just found one of my front springs broken. Thank god for the tyre protectors!

Anybody knows which color code these springs have for a -99 Saloon, V6 Auto?

Is the front springs for...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th January 2019, 15:19
Replies: 6
Views: 562
Posted By beinet1
Do as specified by Haynes. You should be...

Do as specified by Haynes.

You should be aware of the the tappets may expand some when out of the cylinder head. In many cases, the tappets have not collapsed sufficient after installation due to...
Forum: Social Forum 17th January 2019, 21:43
Replies: 242
Views: 22,412
Posted By beinet1
Buying a LandRover made my addiction to MGR go...

Buying a LandRover made my addiction to MGR go away.... On the other hand it created a new addiction... :/
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd August 2018, 21:22
Replies: 30
Views: 3,939
Posted By beinet1
Happy to see that another one will be saved :) I...

Happy to see that another one will be saved :) I guess its time for you to sign in to the Cambridge Oxford Owners Club?? The membership will give you discount on most parts from www.bmcfarina.com...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st August 2018, 10:39
Replies: 9
Views: 970
Posted By beinet1
Hi all, We will try to get the TC system up...

Hi all,

We will try to get the TC system up and running again. Does anyone have a wiring diagram for the TC system?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th July 2018, 18:02
Replies: 83
Views: 9,404
Posted By beinet1
Hi Arctic, I have a set of these on my shelf...

Hi Arctic,

I have a set of these on my shelf which I bought when they were available back then. Never had the guts and time to fit them to my V6 but think it might be the best option next time I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th July 2018, 07:53
Replies: 9
Views: 970
Posted By beinet1
Hi, I probably have found the answer to most...

Hi,

I probably have found the answer to most issues after some searching. Now only the Traction control which is the issue which I need some more advice on.

Updates added to issues in main post.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th July 2018, 20:52
Replies: 9
Views: 970
Posted By beinet1
2.0 KV6 with several issues - Need advice :)

Hi all,

I had a visit yesterday of a friend who recently has acquired a nicely -2000 Saloon with a 2.0 V6 engine. I went through the car to give the owner a technical status of the car and found...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th July 2018, 18:43
Replies: 136
Views: 36,841
Posted By beinet1
Thanks for the feedback :) This project is...

Thanks for the feedback :)

This project is dead and I don`t have any K4 cars any longer :) I still have the engine stored, but its future is unknown :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th July 2018, 21:15
Replies: 10
Views: 1,074
Posted By beinet1
Thanks for the update! Are there any wiring...

Thanks for the update!

Are there any wiring diagram available?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th July 2018, 09:41
Replies: 10
Views: 1,074
Posted By beinet1
OK. So with other words, its useless...

OK.

So with other words, its useless connecting diagnostic equipment for fault finding I understand?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th July 2018, 07:07
Replies: 10
Views: 1,074
Posted By beinet1
Hi, Thanks for the feedback. Does any...

Hi,

Thanks for the feedback.

Does any ECU controls these seats? If so, which module and would there be any diagnostic equipment that can aid in fault finding?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th July 2018, 20:56
Replies: 10
Views: 1,074
Posted By beinet1
Electrical seats stopped working.

Hi all,

I am asking for a friend of mine which has recently aquired a nicely V6 saloon with electric seats (not memory). Both seats stopped working today while he was adjusting them and is now...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th June 2018, 19:18
Replies: 10
Views: 1,497
Posted By beinet1
Hi, Thanks for the information. I guess we...

Hi,

Thanks for the information. I guess we are talking about the rear wheel arc liner here? I guess that this may explain why it has been reported several cases with rear sill corrosion which...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th June 2018, 14:07
Replies: 10
Views: 1,497
Posted By beinet1
Hi, Thanks for the feedback. My biggest...

Hi,

Thanks for the feedback.

My biggest question might be "how did all the cr@p get in there"??
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th June 2018, 11:01
Replies: 10
Views: 1,497
Posted By beinet1
Rear of sill full of muck/mud

Hi all,

After reading "horror stories" about rear sills that has rotten away I decied to to some preventive work.
I removed the jack pads yesterday and discovered that the rear of the RH sill...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th June 2018, 04:55
Replies: 29
Views: 4,425
Posted By beinet1
Good work John, I always love to see how your...

Good work John, I always love to see how your work proceed :)

My advice would be to buy new OEM bolts as these is made of a higher grade than your standard 8.8 bolts.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th June 2018, 12:43
Replies: 1
Views: 352
Posted By beinet1
Thats the level plug. Seems that the Hexagon slot...

Thats the level plug. Seems that the Hexagon slot has been replaced with a hex plug at some point. Some info here: https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=124816
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th June 2018, 19:18
Replies: 21
Views: 2,749
Posted By beinet1
This video has been posted/refered to several...

This video has been posted/refered to several times, and it misses an important point --> the setup for the tensioner: https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=1889531&postcount=24

So,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th June 2018, 05:50
Replies: 156
Views: 18,008
Posted By beinet1
I totally agree with this one. The tourer I had...

I totally agree with this one. The tourer I had was the car that gave me most "value" in any ways over its years :)
The only sad thing is that I feel the R75 is not that big car. I may have got used...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th June 2018, 05:44
Replies: 156
Views: 18,008
Posted By beinet1
Hi Arctic, Its my Freelander in the pic. The...

Hi Arctic,

Its my Freelander in the pic. The local LR club had access to a motorcross site for a day, so we was out having some fun. Nice to get to know the car under those circumstances. My FL...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th June 2018, 11:56
Replies: 156
Views: 18,008
Posted By beinet1
My Rover 75 is used very little at the moment,...

My Rover 75 is used very little at the moment, and my interest for the car is also dropping. Time and needs changes... Basically I am visiting this forum once every 1-2 month now and every time there...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd May 2018, 10:08
Replies: 144
Views: 14,749
Posted By beinet1
I haven`t visited this forum for many months....

I haven`t visited this forum for many months. Glad to see that the debate is still going on :D :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd May 2018, 10:06
Replies: 15
Views: 9,174
Posted By beinet1
Thankyou for this link it is step by step photo's...

Thankyou for this link it is step by step photo's and looks like a job i can tackle :bowdown::bowdown::bowdown:[/QUOTE]

Good to see that my old threads is still usefull. Sadly, I cant say the same...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th February 2018, 08:20
Replies: 12
Views: 1,437
Posted By beinet1
Hi, I have no good advice here... But is the...

Hi,

I have no good advice here... But is the fault rate for the KV6 pump that bad? There is several premium quality OEM suppliers that make a WP for the KV6 engine, and it will be a big surprise...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd February 2018, 06:59
Replies: 27
Views: 3,272
Posted By beinet1
I am 100% supporting this :)

I am 100% supporting this :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd February 2018, 11:07
Replies: 27
Views: 3,272
Posted By beinet1
Re-using bolts that have been torqued to yield,...

Re-using bolts that have been torqued to yield, will in most cases work. That is clearly explained in the link above.

But comparing the cost of the bolts against the cost/time of the job done, the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st February 2018, 13:46
Replies: 17
Views: 1,315
Posted By beinet1
You are not alone going down that route. As said,...

You are not alone going down that route. As said, the decision depends on how much you are into it. I went for a Freelander II a year ago as a replacement for my tourer. Its a fabulous motor and I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th February 2018, 13:13
Replies: 24
Views: 1,894
Posted By beinet1
Basically not needed every time, but a good idea...

Basically not needed every time, but a good idea to change it now and then. I have done oil changes were a new sump washer was desperately needed, without having a new one :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th February 2018, 08:40
Replies: 176
Views: 37,317
Posted By beinet1
Hi, Thanks for the picture. This clarifies...

Hi,

Thanks for the picture. This clarifies things a bit up and is in line with the statements from 1955Diesel.

So, the rear sprockets is about 1,5 tooth out on the 2 litre when the flywheel are...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th February 2018, 08:14
Replies: 21
Views: 1,481
Posted By beinet1
No need to discuss that paper gaskets and cork...

No need to discuss that paper gaskets and cork weeps. That what we normally sees on cars from the -60`s++. If this gasket is not fit for purpose, its a shame. There should at least have been an...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th February 2018, 06:36
Replies: 21
Views: 1,481
Posted By beinet1
I would absolutely agree with this one....

I would absolutely agree with this one. Basically, it should not be necessary to add paint or other liquid sealant to a gasket on a modern car. On the other hand, RTV silicone was added to these...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th February 2018, 08:52
Replies: 176
Views: 37,317
Posted By beinet1
First, there is nothing mentioned about setting...

First, there is nothing mentioned about setting the timing differently between the front and rear bank in the text written by Diesel 1955.

Second, Here is the source thread for the text copied:...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th February 2018, 14:15
Replies: 176
Views: 37,317
Posted By beinet1
Hi, I guess this discussion will go on...

Hi,

I guess this discussion will go on forever.
Just for information, I have copied and pasted some information below which I am in the belief was written by one engineer involved in the design...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th February 2018, 06:37
Replies: 14
Views: 1,050
Posted By beinet1
Hi, It sounds like the tensioner roller is...

Hi,

It sounds like the tensioner roller is set up to tight. Loosen this one first, fit the belt and then set it up according to the procedure document found enclosed in post 24 in my project...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st January 2018, 07:07
Replies: 16
Views: 2,403
Posted By beinet1
Hi, Yes, its this drain port / route I am...

Hi,

Yes, its this drain port / route I am trying to identify. Lovel`s first picture in his latest post shows a hole at 5`o clock under the water pump inlet which may work as a drain hole. The...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th January 2018, 13:49
Replies: 16
Views: 2,403
Posted By beinet1
Hi Lovel, Thanks for the pictures. Nice to...

Hi Lovel,

Thanks for the pictures. Nice to see somebody setting up the KV6 tensioner the correct way :)

This is coolant, confirmed by color and smell. I also had some coolant found in the "V",...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th January 2018, 08:57
Replies: 16
Views: 2,403
Posted By beinet1
Hi Lovel, Thanks for your info. I am...

Hi Lovel,

Thanks for your info.

I am dealing with a water leak on mine. I guess the waterpump is the culprit, but may be the bolt you are mention as well.

Do you have some pictures of your...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th January 2018, 07:00
Replies: 16
Views: 2,403
Posted By beinet1
Locktite 242 is a thread locker. A thread sealer...

Locktite 242 is a thread locker. A thread sealer will be a more correct choice in this case according to the issue above.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th January 2018, 07:02
Replies: 7
Views: 1,333
Posted By beinet1
My story:...

My story: https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=216520
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th January 2018, 10:14
Replies: 79
Views: 24,164
Posted By beinet1
Thanks :) This was done nearly 6 years ago,...

Thanks :)

This was done nearly 6 years ago, and this autobox has done 16000miles performed well since that. It might be on time to replace the ATF fluid :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2018, 21:15
Replies: 35
Views: 2,490
Posted By beinet1
Thanks Mike, This clears up a few questions...

Thanks Mike,

This clears up a few questions and rumors :) Makes sense to me.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2018, 21:05
Replies: 79
Views: 24,164
Posted By beinet1
Have just restored the images in this old thread....

Have just restored the images in this old thread. Might still be useful for the future :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2018, 13:28
Replies: 35
Views: 2,490
Posted By beinet1
Kaiser, I will be waiting with you :D :D ...

Kaiser, I will be waiting with you :D :D

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4627/38936180555_f93ab6fc29_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/22jE6XR)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2018, 11:35
Replies: 35
Views: 2,490
Posted By beinet1
Hi all, I just have had a quick look at some...

Hi all,

I just have had a quick look at some old pictures and others found on the net. Both sprockets on the rear have notches which go in line with the key. The inlet sprocket also have a line...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2018, 08:18
Replies: 35
Views: 2,490
Posted By beinet1
As we know, all pulleys are keyed except for the...

As we know, all pulleys are keyed except for the front camshaft pulleys. They float and shall be fixed in the correct position with the tools after the front belt is mounted. Is there any ways to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd January 2018, 07:12
Replies: 18
Views: 1,567
Posted By beinet1
A "reality check" made me decide not to buy this...

A "reality check" made me decide not to buy this time :) I think I shall rather spend my time enjoying my Rover 75 and prepare for a bodywork restoration on my Morris Oxford -68

There will always...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th January 2018, 16:47
Replies: 35
Views: 2,490
Posted By beinet1
I had a similar experience when I replaced the...

I had a similar experience when I replaced the timing chain and guides on a -08 Pug 308 Petrol.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th January 2018, 08:59
Replies: 18
Views: 1,691
Posted By beinet1
Hi and welcome to the club! As you already...

Hi and welcome to the club!

As you already may have experienced, these cars has something with them that just gets under your skin...

Oil discussions always tends to be like opening a can of...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th January 2018, 08:16
Replies: 176
Views: 37,317
Posted By beinet1
I promissed to report back, but a bit late :) ...

I promissed to report back, but a bit late :)

I seems that a new thermostat did not cure the problem and I suspect it to be the water pump. The car is put in storage for the winter, so...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th January 2018, 21:34
Replies: 136
Views: 36,841
Posted By beinet1
Hi all, Just did a quick edit to this...

Hi all,

Just did a quick edit to this thread, which brought back the images.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th January 2018, 21:32
Replies: 84
Views: 33,990
Posted By beinet1
Hi all, Just did a quick edit to this...

Hi all,

Just did a quick edit to this thread, which brought back the images.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th January 2018, 21:32
Replies: 176
Views: 37,317
Posted By beinet1
Hi all, Just did a quick edit to this...

Hi all,

Just did a quick edit to this thread, which brought back the images.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th January 2018, 21:06
Replies: 18
Views: 1,567
Posted By beinet1
A big thank you for this tip! I have now brought...

A big thank you for this tip! I have now brought back the pictures on my three threads linked to above!

I have also updated the project thread on the dark site where it all started....:...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th January 2018, 14:30
Replies: 18
Views: 1,567
Posted By beinet1
Hi Mike, I will see what I am able to do in...

Hi Mike,

I will see what I am able to do in my tight schedule. I tried flickr a few days ago, and that one seems OK.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th January 2018, 14:11
Replies: 18
Views: 1,567
Posted By beinet1
Sadly, the pictures in my previous project...

Sadly, the pictures in my previous project threads has gone down with the "photobucket-ship", which is an important element of the experience I have posted during the years :(
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th January 2018, 14:03
Replies: 18
Views: 1,567
Posted By beinet1
Hi, In this case buy-fix-enjoy and sell will...

Hi,

In this case buy-fix-enjoy and sell will be the way to go. If this is one of the worst things I can do, speaking generally, my wife should be happy :D

I think I have been in contact with...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th January 2018, 13:18
Replies: 18
Views: 1,567
Posted By beinet1
Yes, same area. I wouldn`t bother if I had to...

Yes, same area. I wouldn`t bother if I had to travel :)

The steering wheel is a bit worn, but I should be able to get a replacement wheel if it is the last bit to get it to shape up nicely.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th January 2018, 12:27
Replies: 14
Views: 929
Posted By beinet1
I tried flickr. Seems OK

I tried flickr. Seems OK
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th January 2018, 12:20
Replies: 18
Views: 1,567
Posted By beinet1
A very wise answer!! I have to admit that I...

A very wise answer!!

I have to admit that I am tempted. There is not that much needed in parts to get it going. I find a lot of pleasure to fix these cars. I can not say the same for my...
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