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Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th April 2021, 15:19
Replies: 12
Views: 459
Posted By Jamiewelch
So nothing comes on on the IPK at all? ECU...

So nothing comes on on the IPK at all? ECU failure typically means the speedo and everything comes on as normal except there is no oil pressure light. If it is the ECU I carry virginsed units in...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th April 2021, 18:11
Replies: 12
Views: 459
Posted By Jamiewelch
Sounds like you may have had something get wet...

Sounds like you may have had something get wet somewhere :eek:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th April 2021, 13:04
Replies: 2
Views: 188
Posted By Jamiewelch
Did you accidentally turn the microwave on? :eek:...

Did you accidentally turn the microwave on? :eek:

It has probably fried the lot to be honest if it was turned on. Do you have a spare key? If you do and fancy a trip down to Cannock down the M6 I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th April 2021, 11:40
Replies: 50
Views: 1,774
Posted By Jamiewelch
150-155 is the maximum on a stock turbo. Only way...

150-155 is the maximum on a stock turbo. Only way to get more is to fit a larger turbo, and then you'd want a VNT turbo so you still have boost low down. Max of the stock diesel fuel system is around...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th April 2021, 11:31
Replies: 50
Views: 1,774
Posted By Jamiewelch
No chance, but a dramatic increase in mid range...

No chance, but a dramatic increase in mid range torque makes it drive a huge amount better :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th April 2021, 08:31
Replies: 50
Views: 1,774
Posted By Jamiewelch
When I told them on my insurance, there was just...

When I told them on my insurance, there was just a tick box that said Engine Remap, ticked that and there were no further questions. They may ask more over the phone, but I manage my policy online...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th April 2021, 08:26
Replies: 10
Views: 501
Posted By Jamiewelch
The AK90 has a socket that you push directly onto...

The AK90 has a socket that you push directly onto the main chip. You have the fun of having to scrape all the lacquer off the pins first :getmecoat:

Reading over K line is much easier, but the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th April 2021, 08:17
Replies: 50
Views: 1,774
Posted By Jamiewelch
They could tell quite easily by dumping the ECU...

They could tell quite easily by dumping the ECU and having someone who understands the maps check it over. But, it is more the fact that they most likely never will.

When I declared the remap on...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th April 2021, 07:51
Replies: 4
Views: 361
Posted By Jamiewelch
I am also not too far away :} As you have an...

I am also not too far away :} As you have an existing key this isn't a problem, if you lost all keys and didn't have a blade then XPart would be the easiest option.

I can supply and program a key...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th March 2021, 16:26
Replies: 8
Views: 459
Posted By Jamiewelch
If you get stuck give me a shout :)

If you get stuck give me a shout :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th March 2021, 20:23
Replies: 8
Views: 459
Posted By Jamiewelch
How big is it? :p:

How big is it? :p:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th March 2021, 19:54
Replies: 6
Views: 452
Posted By Jamiewelch
Pretty much just a smoke test for diesels at the...

Pretty much just a smoke test for diesels at the moment. As long as it doesn't chuck out clouds it will be fine :)

Technically an EGR delete will fail, but it is under the engine cover and from...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th March 2021, 18:50
Replies: 4
Views: 437
Posted By Jamiewelch
By the way, forgot to say. If you want a free...

By the way, forgot to say. If you want a free dyno run and printout drop me a PM and we can get it sorted :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th March 2021, 13:12
Replies: 4
Views: 437
Posted By Jamiewelch
Have you checked the intercooler O rings? You...

Have you checked the intercooler O rings? You shouldn't have any smoke at all with the map that the OG T4 operators put on. It doesn't put quite enough fuel in for it to smoke.

If you've done the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th March 2021, 11:59
Replies: 7
Views: 464
Posted By Jamiewelch
Might be worth having a word with this guy....

Might be worth having a word with this guy. Sounds like it could be an issue with the Pektron unit :getmecoat:

https://www.technozen-electronics.co.uk/mg-rover-pektron-scu-repairs-parts/
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th February 2021, 12:11
Replies: 6
Views: 410
Posted By Jamiewelch
I've seen a couple from ECU Doctor with huge...

I've seen a couple from ECU Doctor with huge capacitors bodged in there and components jumped across looking very dodgy :duh:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th February 2021, 13:11
Replies: 7
Views: 430
Posted By Jamiewelch
https://www.autodoc.co.uk/bosch/1156533 Wait...

https://www.autodoc.co.uk/bosch/1156533

Wait until they have a 37% off on here. It comes from Germany so might take a week or two.

Only Bosch MAFs are worth fitting.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th February 2021, 13:04
Replies: 9
Views: 634
Posted By Jamiewelch
The N47 engine had the bad timing chain guides....

The N47 engine had the bad timing chain guides. This engine stopped being used in 2014. Very good engine providing the timing chain guides have been replaced. They can easily get to 230+ bhp without...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th February 2021, 19:43
Replies: 10
Views: 592
Posted By Jamiewelch
I'm only in Cheslyn Hay, like 10 minutes away....

I'm only in Cheslyn Hay, like 10 minutes away. Once it's on the road give me a shout and I'll plug my T4 in FOC and see what we can do.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st February 2021, 14:44
Replies: 7
Views: 464
Posted By Jamiewelch
If you have the ZCS codes for a 131 tune then you...

If you have the ZCS codes for a 131 tune then you don't need the upgrade disc. Altering the codes will allow you to make the car a 131 foc.

See instructions from Russ on how to enter the new ZCS...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st February 2021, 13:40
Replies: 7
Views: 464
Posted By Jamiewelch
If you have a T4 post your ZCS codes and I'll...

If you have a T4 post your ZCS codes and I'll calculate the new ones with the 131 map. Then once you have tricked the car into asking for the new codes, and you've entered the new codes it will ask...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th January 2021, 15:16
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By Jamiewelch
Recalls and Warranty are 2 different things, ring...

Recalls and Warranty are 2 different things, ring the local dealer and ask if there are any outstanding recalls on the reg :).
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th January 2021, 18:00
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By Jamiewelch
Check with BMW if that car had a recall, there...

Check with BMW if that car had a recall, there were quite a few that had battery cable and rear light replacements under a few different recalls.

The person who bought it new didn't go for the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd January 2021, 21:48
Replies: 15
Views: 859
Posted By Jamiewelch
Lbft and HP. No need for comments like that. It’s...

Lbft and HP. No need for comments like that. It’s an actual printout unlike the “160” ones.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd January 2021, 12:11
Replies: 15
Views: 859
Posted By Jamiewelch
Maps depend on how much torque you want. The...

Maps depend on how much torque you want. The "160" map can produce around a 20% increase in peak torque. Or others offer a 50% increase in torque.

Torque is what you feel :). Some people on here...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th January 2021, 12:49
Replies: 4
Views: 376
Posted By Jamiewelch
I can also do keys if the BCU / EWS is sent in...

I can also do keys if the BCU / EWS is sent in the post :). Only thing I can't do is cut the blade.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th January 2021, 08:44
Replies: 11
Views: 781
Posted By Jamiewelch
Of course, I'll drop you a PM with my contact...

Of course, I'll drop you a PM with my contact details.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th January 2021, 08:36
Replies: 11
Views: 781
Posted By Jamiewelch
Using a T4 is the best way, I believe it can be...

Using a T4 is the best way, I believe it can be done with Toaf but I'm not sure. If you want it programming in with a T4 give me a shout as I believe I'm the closest :).
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th January 2021, 07:40
Replies: 14
Views: 3,215
Posted By Jamiewelch
If you drop me a PM or post the 6 digits off the...

If you drop me a PM or post the 6 digits off the sticker I can generate the barcodes :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th January 2021, 08:07
Replies: 9
Views: 644
Posted By Jamiewelch
Get it on live data and see if the high pressure...

Get it on live data and see if the high pressure hits 30000kpa within a second of cranking, if it doesn't it is most likely regulator related on the HPFP. If it does then it is most likely injector...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th January 2021, 08:05
Replies: 45
Views: 2,460
Posted By Jamiewelch
To be honest, I don't really know TOAF. I have a...

To be honest, I don't really know TOAF. I have a T4 so have never had to try and figure it all out :icon_cry:
Forum: Items Wanted 3rd January 2021, 12:33
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By Jamiewelch
Just a virgin ecu? Or do you need one supplied...

Just a virgin ecu? Or do you need one supplied and programmed? I'm less than an hour from Derby and can do both.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd January 2021, 11:34
Replies: 10
Views: 600
Posted By Jamiewelch
If it starts on easy start its definitely fuel...

If it starts on easy start its definitely fuel pressure related, you need to get it on live data. When cranking let us know what the high pressure is reading. It could be as simple as a failing o...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd January 2021, 16:08
Replies: 45
Views: 2,460
Posted By Jamiewelch
It shouldn't run rough regardless of weather. Try...

It shouldn't run rough regardless of weather. Try wiggle the connector on the end of the fuel rail, this plugs into the regulator on the rail. If it then starts performing properly give it a good...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd December 2020, 08:34
Replies: 8
Views: 627
Posted By Jamiewelch
If it is an E90 series which was released in...

If it is an E90 series which was released in 2005, then it uses a CAS not an EWS and requires different tools and method to program. I don't have the gear to program a key to a CAS yet.

If it is...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st December 2020, 08:30
Replies: 5
Views: 470
Posted By Jamiewelch
You could try to a backup of the existing BCU in...

You could try to a backup of the existing BCU in toaf and restoring that to the new one. Toaf is free and you're best using a BMW INPA lead with it, the VAG lead works, but I've found the BMW lead is...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th December 2020, 21:09
Replies: 54
Views: 3,213
Posted By Jamiewelch
Iíve offered a free dyno run on a 160 mapped car...

Iíve offered a free dyno run on a 160 mapped car a few times and no one takes it up :(. I wouldnít be able to supply a car of my own though as I no longer own a Rover, but I know someone who wouldnít...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th December 2020, 17:41
Replies: 54
Views: 3,213
Posted By Jamiewelch
The curve is a run at 100% throttle in 4th, when...

The curve is a run at 100% throttle in 4th, when youíre driving around the way torque is delivered is different, unless you drive around with your foot to the floor all the time. You canít really get...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th December 2020, 10:56
Replies: 54
Views: 3,213
Posted By Jamiewelch
Car returned to stock with a T4 to NNW005991 then...

Car returned to stock with a T4 to NNW005991 then done from scratch.

Not much of a torque increase, you'd barely feel it. 390nm on the other hand, that would be much more like the numbers I would...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th December 2020, 10:35
Replies: 54
Views: 3,213
Posted By Jamiewelch
Just because your map can't achieve the torque...

Just because your map can't achieve the torque values, there is no need to talk down the opposition.

You should ask people who have gone from the 160 to a much more torquey map. As you can see...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th December 2020, 08:28
Replies: 54
Views: 3,213
Posted By Jamiewelch
I'm not sure what clutches you guys have been...

I'm not sure what clutches you guys have been fitting, but a decent clutch will definitely handle it. Below is a printout from a proper dyno, not an "OBD dyno" that Rob Drinkwater used. We can put a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th December 2020, 21:06
Replies: 54
Views: 3,213
Posted By Jamiewelch
Something definitely not right with that 170bhp...

Something definitely not right with that 170bhp run. The stock turbo canít produce enough air for that power, you need a larger turbo for it. But itís an excel spreadsheet with information entered,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th December 2020, 16:19
Replies: 54
Views: 3,213
Posted By Jamiewelch
Manual MK2. The torque is what you feel, that's...

Manual MK2. The torque is what you feel, that's why there is noticeable difference. I'll find the graph for the run with my map and upload it later on, I'll ask if the dyno guy can send the graph for...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th December 2020, 16:02
Replies: 54
Views: 3,213
Posted By Jamiewelch
When a car is run on a dyno, the dyno calculates...

When a car is run on a dyno, the dyno calculates the losses of the car on the rundown, far more accurate than a guessing calculator. That calculator classes a 5 speed automatic as modern and 3 speed...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th December 2020, 14:39
Replies: 54
Views: 3,213
Posted By Jamiewelch
The map section can be lifted from the ECU and...

The map section can be lifted from the ECU and compared within software, there is no encryption or anything like that possible. You can dump any EDC15C4 fitted to the 75 and read and compare the map....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th December 2020, 08:40
Replies: 54
Views: 3,213
Posted By Jamiewelch
I am only disputing the number. It is better than...

I am only disputing the number. It is better than stock. If the majority of cars can't achieve it, it shouldn't be advertised as it is. I wonder what the quoted torque is of the 160 map though?...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th December 2020, 07:47
Replies: 54
Views: 3,213
Posted By Jamiewelch
You can find out what itís outputting there and...

You can find out what itís outputting there and then, how can the say youíll get 160 without seeing the car or even knowing if itís mechanically sound? Surely there should be an acceptable range of...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2020, 18:02
Replies: 54
Views: 3,213
Posted By Jamiewelch
I've found the opposite is normally true, that...

I've found the opposite is normally true, that 9/10 MAFs are out of spec. I can only comment on what I have personally found. People who I have told have a faulty MAF and have replaced them with...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2020, 17:07
Replies: 54
Views: 3,213
Posted By Jamiewelch
Have a 160 map and have a dyno run and you will...

Have a 160 map and have a dyno run and you will see why I mention it. There isn't enough fuelling to produce 160bhp. If you've no intention of having of a map, then why bother commenting? I now have...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2020, 14:05
Replies: 54
Views: 3,213
Posted By Jamiewelch
You shouldn't have a push in the back if the car...

You shouldn't have a push in the back if the car is working as it should, the stock turbo spins up that quick the power should be smooth and taper off around 3750rpm when the turbo runs out of puff....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd December 2020, 08:28
Replies: 16
Views: 1,083
Posted By Jamiewelch
Back again? We all knew you'd be back. :eek:

Back again? We all knew you'd be back. :eek:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th November 2020, 20:02
Replies: 7
Views: 524
Posted By Jamiewelch
It won't run without it. What's the issue you're...

It won't run without it. What's the issue you're having? I'm just north of Birmingham and have a T4, so not a million miles away.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd November 2020, 12:42
Replies: 9
Views: 793
Posted By Jamiewelch
the 135 is 129bhp from factory. You need to take...

the 135 is 129bhp from factory. You need to take a spin in a car with a custom remap. You will know if the MAF is knackered as you will have nothing below 2k and all of a sudden it will pick up and...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th November 2020, 12:06
Replies: 45
Views: 2,460
Posted By Jamiewelch
It's the plug for the FBH Dosing Pump. Need to...

It's the plug for the FBH Dosing Pump. Need to check the fuel rail pressure ideally when cranking which will require some form of OBD tool. You will also be able to check the low pressure side.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th November 2020, 11:46
Replies: 45
Views: 2,460
Posted By Jamiewelch
Sorry I've spoken to a few people about this and...

Sorry I've spoken to a few people about this and forgot who was who :duh:.

Get the car on live data when cranking and check the fuel pressures. It is just a guessing game without the data.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th November 2020, 11:06
Replies: 45
Views: 2,460
Posted By Jamiewelch
A M47R will start fine in this country without...

A M47R will start fine in this country without glowplugs, even in winter. Fuel pressures need checking and an injector leak back test run.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th November 2020, 09:41
Replies: 45
Views: 2,460
Posted By Jamiewelch
Be worth checking fuel pressures when cranking,...

Be worth checking fuel pressures when cranking, could be a perished O ring on the HPFP regulator.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th November 2020, 13:50
Replies: 17
Views: 1,121
Posted By Jamiewelch
You don't have to write to the EWS, once the...

You don't have to write to the EWS, once the transponder has been programmed, turn the igniton on for like 10 seconds, it will sync and work.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th November 2020, 09:25
Replies: 17
Views: 1,121
Posted By Jamiewelch
Some EWS won't talk to the EWS editor, not sure...

Some EWS won't talk to the EWS editor, not sure why, but some just won't. If it won't you'll have to dump it from the actual chip. If you want it dumping I will be able to dump it, then you can...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th October 2020, 10:38
Replies: 29
Views: 2,092
Posted By Jamiewelch
For the 75/ZT yeah. The ZS one has a different...

For the 75/ZT yeah. The ZS one has a different part number :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2020, 09:11
Replies: 29
Views: 2,092
Posted By Jamiewelch
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Genuine-MG-Rover-Siemen...

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Genuine-MG-Rover-Siemens-NNN000170-V6-Engine-Management-ECU-NEW-OE/263219235282?fits=Model%3AMG+ZT&hash=item3d4916c9d2:g:giMAAOSwddhZwoCa

This doesn't seem a bad price...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th October 2020, 11:17
Replies: 29
Views: 2,092
Posted By Jamiewelch
I wouldn't be able to repair it, but if you got a...

I wouldn't be able to repair it, but if you got a virgin one I could program it in.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th October 2020, 08:46
Replies: 29
Views: 2,092
Posted By Jamiewelch
The diesel ones have an atmospheric pressure...

The diesel ones have an atmospheric pressure sensor inside so can't be sealed, the petrol ones don't :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th October 2020, 17:45
Replies: 18
Views: 1,116
Posted By Jamiewelch
Someone could also have a wireless doorbell with...

Someone could also have a wireless doorbell with the button stuck in, come across that a couple of times :eek:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th October 2020, 17:44
Replies: 11
Views: 746
Posted By Jamiewelch
Thatís cool, I was only referring to programming...

Thatís cool, I was only referring to programming a new one. Not a second hand one. Iíd imagine the Toaf backup and restore would only work properly if the bcu was the exact same model, but Iím not...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th October 2020, 15:07
Replies: 18
Views: 1,116
Posted By Jamiewelch
If you fancy the 45 minute drive to Cannock one...

If you fancy the 45 minute drive to Cannock one day I can chuck my T4 on it :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th October 2020, 15:02
Replies: 11
Views: 746
Posted By Jamiewelch
Toaf works alright with a second hand unit as it...

Toaf works alright with a second hand unit as it has already been programmed before and car specific options can be changed. I'm not saying toaf is bad, it just can't program brand new things...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th October 2020, 09:45
Replies: 11
Views: 746
Posted By Jamiewelch
He wouldn't be able to program a replacement BCU...

He wouldn't be able to program a replacement BCU unless he has a T4. It could probably be bodged with TOAF but it wouldn't work properly.

Glad you got it working :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd October 2020, 12:39
Replies: 9
Views: 406
Posted By Jamiewelch
I've recommended the link below to a few people,...

I've recommended the link below to a few people, and have no complaints :). Saves having to go out :)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st October 2020, 13:43
Replies: 16
Views: 857
Posted By Jamiewelch
I use AutoDoc for all the bits for my BMW, link...

I use AutoDoc for all the bits for my BMW, link to a Bosch MAF below. They are very reasonable on price, but postage can take a couple weeks as things come from Germany.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st October 2020, 12:30
Replies: 12
Views: 727
Posted By Jamiewelch
Some people on here don't like the mafless maps...

Some people on here don't like the mafless maps :shrug:. I always recommend it if the MAF is faulty and people want more power :}. The only reason people normally get some smoke is because the car...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th September 2020, 15:37
Replies: 11
Views: 746
Posted By Jamiewelch
Definitely try and get the original back! If not...

Definitely try and get the original back! If not a T4 is the best bet with the new one, the barcodes will also have to be generated for your remote fobs and reentered in. By all means the BCU is...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th September 2020, 08:18
Replies: 13
Views: 783
Posted By Jamiewelch
I havenít had a PM come through :eek:. Might have...

I havenít had a PM come through :eek:. Might have got lost somewhere, could you resend it :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th September 2020, 20:05
Replies: 13
Views: 783
Posted By Jamiewelch
Cloning the transponder definitely isn't the way...

Cloning the transponder definitely isn't the way to go. There is a rolling code so if you clone it the other will fall out of sync. I have offered in my post above to program a transponder.

I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th September 2020, 19:53
Replies: 13
Views: 759
Posted By Jamiewelch
Tom is a good guy :-). Be careful though...

Tom is a good guy :-). Be careful though mentioning his great workmanship on here though, some people don't like him.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th September 2020, 10:56
Replies: 15
Views: 905
Posted By Jamiewelch
It is :(. It doesn't look too be to follow with...

It is :(. It doesn't look too be to follow with the instructions though, quite nice the instructions were so detailed to be fair.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th September 2020, 10:50
Replies: 13
Views: 783
Posted By Jamiewelch
If you can remove the EWS from the car and post...

If you can remove the EWS from the car and post it, I can program you a new transponder, or 2 if you want a spare.

Is it located on the A pillar behind the light switch, you need a 5 point...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd September 2020, 16:28
Replies: 15
Views: 905
Posted By Jamiewelch
https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?...

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=194276

:}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd September 2020, 15:34
Replies: 14
Views: 1,078
Posted By Jamiewelch
An intermittent misfire on a diesel!? The glow...

An intermittent misfire on a diesel!? The glow plugs aren't needed on these cars in this country to start, even if it is -10c they will start without glow plugs. It's one of the advantages of common...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st September 2020, 16:59
Replies: 14
Views: 1,078
Posted By Jamiewelch
White smoke sounds like you might have a duff...

White smoke sounds like you might have a duff injector. Worth getting the car on a T4 to check over the various sensors.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th September 2020, 21:39
Replies: 2
Views: 267
Posted By Jamiewelch
Honesly, I would recommend removing the tuning...

Honesly, I would recommend removing the tuning box and getting a remap, or fitting a genuine bosch maf and returning it back to stock power. All the tuning box does is ramp the fuel pressure up all...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th September 2020, 17:06
Replies: 25
Views: 1,919
Posted By Jamiewelch
I can program a key and provide a half decent...

I can program a key and provide a half decent case, and point people local to me to a key cutters that will cut the blade for £10 :-). Much cheaper to go that route than the xpart way. (Unless of...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th September 2020, 16:53
Replies: 12
Views: 937
Posted By Jamiewelch
I'm near Cannock, about an hour or so away from...

I'm near Cannock, about an hour or so away from Leicester :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th September 2020, 12:06
Replies: 12
Views: 937
Posted By Jamiewelch
If the wiring is there I can code it all in and...

If the wiring is there I can code it all in and get it all up and running :). Would you be swapping looms and fitting mechanisms yourself?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th September 2020, 09:27
Replies: 8
Views: 616
Posted By Jamiewelch
600nm or torque on a gearbox rated for 600nm of...

600nm or torque on a gearbox rated for 600nm of torque :eek:. No remaps for you then :eek: Bit odd that their numbers are exactly what the gearbox is rated to ;). Still, the ZF boxes are solid and...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th September 2020, 11:25
Replies: 10
Views: 659
Posted By Jamiewelch
I assumed diesel :getmecoat: Do you have a...

I assumed diesel :getmecoat:

Do you have a sunroof?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th September 2020, 10:09
Replies: 10
Views: 659
Posted By Jamiewelch
I've got the same thinking, ECU fault. @OP has...

I've got the same thinking, ECU fault. @OP has the ecu ever been wet and do you check the plenums regularly?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th September 2020, 15:38
Replies: 18
Views: 830
Posted By Jamiewelch
Think you're going to need a reconfigure on a T4...

Think you're going to need a reconfigure on a T4 to sort out the screwed up coding that has been done. Worst case an IPK virginisation and recode. A T4 reconfigure should hopefully get it set back...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th September 2020, 20:27
Replies: 2
Views: 403
Posted By Jamiewelch
If you fancy the 40 min trip to Cannock I can...

If you fancy the 40 min trip to Cannock I can find out exactly what youíve got and give the car a health check at the same time :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th September 2020, 17:22
Replies: 15
Views: 829
Posted By Jamiewelch
You can providing air doesn't somehow work it's...

You can providing air doesn't somehow work it's way back up to the ABS pump.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th September 2020, 11:44
Replies: 22
Views: 1,127
Posted By Jamiewelch
Shame you're so far otherwise I could plug my...

Shame you're so far otherwise I could plug my ISTA/D in and read the codes out :(
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd September 2020, 11:47
Replies: 22
Views: 1,127
Posted By Jamiewelch
Potentially, a common test for electrical issues...

Potentially, a common test for electrical issues is to unplug the IBS.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd September 2020, 09:53
Replies: 22
Views: 1,127
Posted By Jamiewelch
To be honest not entirely sure how it works. I...

To be honest not entirely sure how it works. I just remember someone mentioning the voltage increases as the battery gets older. I don't think it would be a huge amount.

Or it might be that it...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd September 2020, 22:49
Replies: 22
Views: 1,127
Posted By Jamiewelch
Haha, put simply its the BMW dealer diagnostic...

Haha, put simply its the BMW dealer diagnostic system, like the T4 was the Rover dealer diagnostic system.

Bumping the voltage up can potentially get some charge in an iffy battery, but itís by no...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd September 2020, 20:14
Replies: 22
Views: 1,127
Posted By Jamiewelch
Haha, nope they don't the BMW systems are far...

Haha, nope they don't the BMW systems are far more intricate, the electrical systems in the 75 are actually very basic, they are a basically a very simplified E46 electrical system.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd September 2020, 20:07
Replies: 22
Views: 1,127
Posted By Jamiewelch
INPA or ISTA. Depends on the year and what you...

INPA or ISTA. Depends on the year and what you want to do. INPA was replaced by ISTA. The BMWs bump the voltage up when charging an older battery to extend the useful life. The IBS is known to cause...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th August 2020, 16:13
Replies: 42
Views: 2,534
Posted By Jamiewelch
:D . Now you can drive up to me when you get...

:D . Now you can drive up to me when you get chance and we can make the original parts work with a replacement virgin ecu. This means coding and vin will all match and work correctly :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th August 2020, 15:44
Replies: 42
Views: 2,534
Posted By Jamiewelch
So with the black transponder chip from the kit...

So with the black transponder chip from the kit it still won't start? You would have to make sure your original transponder isn't near the barrel as it might pick that one up.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th August 2020, 15:33
Replies: 42
Views: 2,534
Posted By Jamiewelch
No worries! It is always handy for any diesel...

No worries! It is always handy for any diesel owner to keep a spare matching ews, ecu and transponder at home just in case the worst ever happens. Makes the car mobile so it can go to someone to fix...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th August 2020, 15:27
Replies: 42
Views: 2,534
Posted By Jamiewelch
Nope, if those 3 items are fitted the car will...

Nope, if those 3 items are fitted the car will start but I wouldn't recommend having them in permanently, just as a get out of jail kinda thing. But they won't be coded to the car and VINs won't...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th August 2020, 21:11
Replies: 42
Views: 2,534
Posted By Jamiewelch
If you are replacing a kit you need to replace...

If you are replacing a kit you need to replace the entire kit (ecu, ews and transponder) Best option if youíve got a kit is to fit it and go to a T4 guy with the car and all the original gear and...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th August 2020, 14:38
Replies: 13
Views: 745
Posted By Jamiewelch
If you do end up deciding to get a lowline IPK, I...

If you do end up deciding to get a lowline IPK, I can get that programmed in for you with my T4, I'm about 45 minutes from Nottingham in Cannock.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th August 2020, 17:49
Replies: 32
Sticky: T4 Location Map
Views: 41,120
Posted By Jamiewelch
Can I be put on the map now I pay my traders...

Can I be put on the map now I pay my traders fees? :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th August 2020, 11:42
Replies: 42
Views: 2,534
Posted By Jamiewelch
Right, back to where this topic should be now. ...

Right, back to where this topic should be now.

Did the car have a virginised ecu fitted and programmed with a T4? Or did it simply have an ECU kit fitted?

Do you have the oil pressure light lit...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd August 2020, 22:16
Replies: 42
Views: 2,534
Posted By Jamiewelch
Will see what the trader levels are. If what I...

Will see what the trader levels are. If what I can offer comes under bronze, gone are the days of free, and I will charge. If the only way I can offer something is to pay, then I will have to charge...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd August 2020, 22:04
Replies: 42
Views: 2,534
Posted By Jamiewelch
I've sent a PM to Reebs to find out what the...

I've sent a PM to Reebs to find out what the difference is between the different levels. Unless anyone else knows? I'll be all for paying £8 a month to advertise what I can do :}.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd August 2020, 15:34
Replies: 42
Views: 2,534
Posted By Jamiewelch
As long as he if offering for free (obviously...

As long as he if offering for free (obviously excluding parts costs) I donít have any issues. I can do lots with these cars, including repairing, Virginising and programming the diesel ecus. But as...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd August 2020, 11:07
Replies: 42
Views: 2,534
Posted By Jamiewelch
I hope the service you're offering is for free?...

I hope the service you're offering is for free? Not allowed to offer a paid for service without paying traders fees. I've been told off enough times. Also having T4 Diagnostics under your profile...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st August 2020, 15:02
Replies: 19
Views: 1,222
Posted By Jamiewelch
MAF cleaner won't work for long, the maf sensor...

MAF cleaner won't work for long, the maf sensor is a very sensitive piece of equipment, it uses a platinum coated wire. It may work temporarily, but you be back to square one very soon. Once it has...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st August 2020, 14:27
Replies: 19
Views: 1,222
Posted By Jamiewelch
Genuine bosch maf fitted? A code reader should...

Genuine bosch maf fitted? A code reader should let you know what the light is for, also check the mass air flow readings, you should be getting around 520mg/s on idle.

The EML light should go off...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st August 2020, 11:04
Replies: 55
Views: 4,359
Posted By Jamiewelch
Windows 10 build 2004 broke it. If you have a...

Windows 10 build 2004 broke it. If you have a machine on build 1909 or below it will work fine.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th August 2020, 14:54
Replies: 20
Views: 1,695
Posted By Jamiewelch
Just remember the IPK is basically a central hub...

Just remember the IPK is basically a central hub for the K bus :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th August 2020, 09:34
Replies: 4
Views: 333
Posted By Jamiewelch
If you're ever around cannock, we can plug my T4...

If you're ever around cannock, we can plug my T4 in and check the MAF, and do a general health check of the car.
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 14th August 2020, 14:47
Replies: 14
Views: 4,226
Posted By Jamiewelch
Being highline your car antenna connector would...

Being highline your car antenna connector would have been in the boot. Whoever fitted the stereo cheated and put an aftermarket antenna in.
Forum: Technology Forum 12th August 2020, 16:12
Replies: 5
Views: 890
Posted By Jamiewelch
You sure you bought a laser and not a dot matrix...

You sure you bought a laser and not a dot matrix printer? OKI 390 is a dot matrix and it's a completely different technology to a laser. Surprisingly there is a driver for Windows 10 on the website...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 12th August 2020, 13:31
Replies: 13
Views: 1,057
Posted By Jamiewelch
Bring SWMBO, buy food, job done :getmecoat:

Bring SWMBO, buy food, job done :getmecoat:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th August 2020, 13:17
Replies: 2
Views: 394
Posted By Jamiewelch
Vehicle Information vin RJZLLM3D274667 ...

Vehicle Information

vin RJZLLM3D274667
vin_sequence 274667
off_assembly_date Tuesday, 12th November 2002 @ 10:18:59
model 75
variant 2.5 V6 Connoisseur SE
num_doors 4
paint_code IAT...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th August 2020, 11:23
Replies: 1
Views: 297
Posted By Jamiewelch
Glen now owns Bones, he has 3/4 of the same...

Glen now owns Bones, he has 3/4 of the same colour! I sorted out the various little niggles then he said he wanted to add bones to his collection. The 75 is now in good hands and will be looked after...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2020, 12:46
Replies: 13
Views: 1,226
Posted By Jamiewelch
Wait, someone on here also trusts a mafless...

Wait, someone on here also trusts a mafless remap!? Be careful, you'll be told off!!



Depends how much you want it pushed, if you want it pushed to max torque you'll have an occasional puff of...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th August 2020, 08:54
Replies: 11
Views: 785
Posted By Jamiewelch
To be honest, I've been aligning my own lights...

To be honest, I've been aligning my own lights for ages and never had anyone flash me and the MOT guys never say anything.

My general rule is that the line I have circled on your image in yellow...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th July 2020, 12:24
Replies: 16
Views: 1,438
Posted By Jamiewelch
But there is a 15 year age difference between the...

But there is a 15 year age difference between the 2 cars? I assume you had the E34 that came out that year? And not the E28 that came out in 1981?

E39 / E60 5 series were both produced during the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th July 2020, 11:28
Replies: 16
Views: 1,438
Posted By Jamiewelch
It's definitely not a bad thing, any of the parts...

It's definitely not a bad thing, any of the parts that are the same you can just call the local BMW dealer and pick them up next day if they don't have them in stock!

Check the build quality of an...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th July 2020, 17:51
Replies: 7
Views: 558
Posted By Jamiewelch
Toaf enables the option in the ecu without...

Toaf enables the option in the ecu without altering coding. Similar to the digital MPH. If you do a reconfigure on the T4 it will be reset to what it should be and youíd have to enable it again. Do...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th July 2020, 16:26
Replies: 7
Views: 558
Posted By Jamiewelch
Not into the LSM, the ZCS coding is stored in the...

Not into the LSM, the ZCS coding is stored in the IPK, EWS and ECU. If you tick the box in toaf it doesn't alter the coding, so if there is a reconfigure done on the T4 you will lose it.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 15:47
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
If she knew, she should have mentioned it at...

If she knew, she should have mentioned it at least though. Most people don't check fluids and assume they are alright. We've all been guilty of it.

Antifreeze is one that I don't tend to trust,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 15:40
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
At least get my name right! I didn't accuse you...

At least get my name right! I didn't accuse you of damaging the engine. I was just very surprised that there was not enough antifreeze in the engine just for the cost of it.

Sounds like the blame...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 14:13
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
It's a video of a car on a dyno, that wasn't even...

It's a video of a car on a dyno, that wasn't even strapped down. Trusted dyno? What if the car wheels came off the rollers :eek:

Honestly it is really hard to find a properly calibrated dyno....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 13:46
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
Well, I mean you've have had the offer there from...

Well, I mean you've have had the offer there from the start for a dyno run.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 13:44
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
It would all be resolved with a dyno run. :shrug:

It would all be resolved with a dyno run. :shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 13:41
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
Come on, lets get a "160" car on a dyno. I charge...

Come on, lets get a "160" car on a dyno. I charge cost of parts if I charge for anything, or ask someone to buy their own parts, can't be out of pocket can we.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 13:40
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
Nice public threat there, any of the mods care to...

Nice public threat there, any of the mods care to comment?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 13:35
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
I don't charge for what I do, I give people help....

I don't charge for what I do, I give people help. Still no acceptance of the dyno run offer?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 13:34
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
The dyno run is still up for grabs if you would...

The dyno run is still up for grabs if you would like to prove the power?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 13:26
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
Still no comment on my mention of no offer made...

Still no comment on my mention of no offer made towards the contribution of the repair due to his mistake. Are you by any chance best friends with Trikey?

And with regards to the maps, trikey has...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 13:23
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
But is screwing up on someoneís engine by not...

But is screwing up on someoneís engine by not putting antifreeze in and then not offering to contribute to the repair fair? Me and Trikey have argued a few times, especially on Facebook.

Wonder...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 13:14
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
If youíve got nothing positive to contribute then...

If youíve got nothing positive to contribute then please donít bother. Unless you can get proof to prove what I have said incorrect then please donít comment on something you know nothing about.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 13:09
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
People can complain about one person but as soon...

People can complain about one person but as soon as someone points out something that is being sold as something it isnít. And pointing out a ďtrustedĒ traders mistakes they are the bad guy?
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 12:33
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
Ask Scott about the maps, both of his cars were...

Ask Scott about the maps, both of his cars were upgraded from "160" to approx 155bhp and he has noticed a noticeable increase in performance. No smoke upon stationary revving (which most diesels...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th July 2020, 20:38
Replies: 64
Views: 6,467
Posted By Jamiewelch
He has been online since he has "left" ...

He has been online since he has "left"

https://i.imgur.com/bJ9wej8.png
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th July 2020, 09:27
Replies: 31
Views: 2,385
Posted By Jamiewelch
Just so you know, the "160" upgrade is NOT a...

Just so you know, the "160" upgrade is NOT a Rover map. It was added to the T4 software that certain traders have for easy install. There is a mild boost of fuelling in the map but nothing drastic....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th July 2020, 17:34
Replies: 6
Views: 619
Posted By Jamiewelch
It's not just a ribbon, its the entire screen. A...

It's not just a ribbon, its the entire screen. A proper solution for the lines.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th July 2020, 20:21
Replies: 31
Views: 2,385
Posted By Jamiewelch
Seems a bit strange how the car with a "160" map...

Seems a bit strange how the car with a "160" map is even faster when a tuning box pumps more fuel in. Seeing as the maximum power you can get with the stock turbo sits around 155bhp :shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th July 2020, 20:17
Replies: 54
Views: 3,497
Posted By Jamiewelch
Tom is a good guy :). Welcome back and enjoy....

Tom is a good guy :). Welcome back and enjoy. Quite a lot of people don't like Tom for some reason, but I've nothing but good things to say about him. You'll have a fair bit more poke than the "160"...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th July 2020, 16:13
Replies: 64
Views: 6,467
Posted By Jamiewelch
How long for this time? Previous "leaving"...

How long for this time?

Previous "leaving" thread.

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=287285
Forum: Items Wanted 9th July 2020, 15:57
Replies: 6
Views: 561
Posted By Jamiewelch
As far as I am aware the internal diameter is the...

As far as I am aware the internal diameter is the same. But the Shannon tube that comes out of the air box is bigger.
Forum: Items Wanted 9th July 2020, 10:07
Replies: 6
Views: 561
Posted By Jamiewelch
Internal diameter is the same providing its the...

Internal diameter is the same providing its the throttle body off a 2.5L. The difference is the cam on the side. It requires less pedal travel for it to be fully open.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd July 2020, 15:00
Replies: 109
Views: 4,879
Posted By Jamiewelch
Just so you know, the codes are below (with...

Just so you know, the codes are below (with checksums)

713601117
218048C18108024A3
0400000041K

As Brian has said, V6 cruise works without coding, you just can't run diagnostics on it.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th June 2020, 10:31
Replies: 109
Views: 4,879
Posted By Jamiewelch
Opposite of the third image, the brake switch...

Opposite of the third image, the brake switch says it is constantly pressed and the brake light test passes perfectly fine, I'm with Brian and think it's the switch that is causing all the headache.
Forum: Items Wanted 27th June 2020, 16:28
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By Jamiewelch
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MG-ZT-Rover-75-2-0-TD4-...

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MG-ZT-Rover-75-2-0-TD4-EGR-DELETE-REMOVAL-KIT-BLANKING-BYPASS-PERFORMANCE-MPG/161561063656?hash=item259dca30e8:g:rqsAAOSw619ci53D

Just remove it all and never worry...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th June 2020, 12:01
Replies: 7
Views: 658
Posted By Jamiewelch
If you ever happen to be passing Birmingham way,...

If you ever happen to be passing Birmingham way, give me a shout and we can get your ZCS codes sorted out :). I'd say to give around half an hour :)
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