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Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2019, 01:03
Replies: 6
Views: 145
Posted By Arctic
Click the link and ask your questions ...

Click the link and ask your questions
http://www.webastorepairs.co.uk/
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2019, 00:32
Replies: 5
Views: 101
Posted By Arctic
HI Les. I have rolls of this braided...

HI Les.
I have rolls of this braided hose if you need some you know where I am, first thing I change if I remove a manifold or do a manifold change over at the meets as quite a few are...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2019, 00:24
Replies: 15
Views: 681
Posted By Arctic
Remember that the under bonnet cover is also...

Remember that the under bonnet cover is also there to stop heat from the engine not only as a sound proof but to stop damage to the bonnet's paint work.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2019, 00:18
Replies: 4
Views: 103
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] You will need to fix the heat...

[/QUOTE]

You will need to fix the heat shield like this below, done quite a few now, I made alloy washers with added penny washer on top, if you just use stainless or metal penny washer it will...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2019, 00:06
Replies: 11
Views: 412
Posted By Arctic
Richard did your fuel filter ever get changed ?...

Richard did your fuel filter ever get changed ? if so how did it go for you.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th November 2019, 23:59
Replies: 58
Views: 1,846
Posted By Arctic
Hi Joe. All the wire are ok ie in the...

Hi Joe.
All the wire are ok ie in the right place, try replacing the relays, also trace back along all wires coming from the control box for chaffing etc.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th November 2019, 14:56
Replies: 16
Views: 385
Posted By Arctic
Dolly Pegs

Dolly pegs is what I have used in the past ;)...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th November 2019, 02:14
Replies: 58
Views: 1,846
Posted By Arctic
Hi Joe. Please try and take a close up...

Hi Joe.
Please try and take a close up photo of the control box, and it's wires leading from the motor to control out of the box to the plugs, a relay maybe playing up or a wire.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th November 2019, 02:11
Replies: 58
Views: 1,846
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon ere you go enlarge below. Joe fan. ...

Hi Simon ere you go enlarge below.

Joe fan.
https://i.imgur.com/5YuirCoh.jpg1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th November 2019, 23:00
Replies: 16
Views: 385
Posted By Arctic
Trick is to fully adjust the knurled nut so shoes...

Trick is to fully adjust the knurled nut so shoes are as far as they will go, then use a clothes peg old style ones, cut a little notch in each end fit that onto the top of the shoe then back off the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th November 2019, 22:47
Replies: 9
Views: 263
Posted By Arctic
Key hole method I would say 7 out of 10 ...

Key hole method I would say 7 out of 10

Original way manifold off 9 out of 10 but you have more space, not a quick fix at all.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th November 2019, 14:25
Replies: 9
Views: 263
Posted By Arctic
No damage the engine will just take longer to get...

No damage the engine will just take longer to get up to temperature, but as stated only solution is to fit a new thermostat, you can not have an inline stat on a 2.0 2.5 V6 engine.

two ways to fit...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th November 2019, 11:57
Replies: 67
Views: 11,290
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Vaughan Thank...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Vaughan
Thank you that is appreciated.

You may well have completed the job by the time you read this post, when you or members started this job take a little time...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th November 2019, 01:11
Replies: 16
Views: 385
Posted By Arctic
here you go couple of pics below ;)

here you go couple of pics below ;)
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 16th November 2019, 00:40
Replies: 47
Views: 2,613
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] David usually about 19.00pm I...

[QUOTE]]

David usually about 19.00pm I don't know what time they take orders up to though ?
Forum: Items Wanted 16th November 2019, 00:36
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By Arctic
Hi Alan. Received and replied too ;)

Hi Alan.
Received and replied too ;)
Forum: Items Wanted 15th November 2019, 19:32
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By Arctic
HI Alan. Drop me a PM as I maybe able...

HI Alan.
Drop me a PM as I maybe able to help with this cheers Arctic.;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2019, 19:17
Replies: 9
Views: 326
Posted By Arctic
It's about the base https://youtu.be/7PCkvCPvDXk

It's about the base
https://youtu.be/7PCkvCPvDXk
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th November 2019, 10:27
Replies: 58
Views: 1,846
Posted By Arctic
HI Joe. You can fit the gold resistor...

HI Joe.
You can fit the gold resistor while the fan is still on the car, you will have to remove the front bumper, then the crash bar, 4bolts and 1 nut either side of the crash bar.

You...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 21:57
Replies: 11,184
Views: 757,775
Posted By Arctic
very pleased, car is running like a dream...

very pleased, car is running like a dream now....... new HP pump, MAF etc...... all getting ready for a 160 remap :D:D[/QUOTE]

Purchased for £99 you say link please or post where from :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 18:20
Replies: 7
Views: 1,695
Posted By Arctic
Hi Sean nice clear pictures :} I thought I did an...

Hi Sean nice clear pictures :} I thought I did an how to back in 2018 on removing the ECM, but if you could not find it then I couldn't have. :getmecoat:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th November 2019, 10:30
Replies: 58
Views: 1,846
Posted By Arctic
Hi Joe. If the fan starts on demist...

Hi Joe.
If the fan starts on demist then the resistor is working, quick video below, you will also see the A/C clutch kick in.

https://youtu.be/KdjoTyGMH-k
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 01:14
Replies: 173
Views: 4,879
Posted By Arctic
Wow 14 pages & 133 posts 134 with mine :shrug: I...

Wow 14 pages & 133 posts 134 with mine :shrug: I can not believe this thread is still in the general forum for our cars, I thought it would have been moved to social forum after post 1 :smilie_re:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 00:40
Replies: 20
Views: 502
Posted By Arctic
OP as the car below ;) so it will be different to...

OP as the car below ;) so it will be different to the diesel engine.

Car
Rover 75 Saloon MGZT
Engine
2.5
Model
Rover 75 , MGZT
Model Year
2003
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 00:36
Replies: 11,184
Views: 757,775
Posted By Arctic
could you not add a little bolt through the hole...

could you not add a little bolt through the hole which should round riveted as in the pics below.
https://i.imgur.com/cm6wKBFl.jpg1

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

Also remember when a new...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th November 2019, 23:28
Replies: 58
Views: 1,846
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] If you are going to remove your...

[/QUOTE]


If you are going to remove your old fan completely from the car & your car as A/C gas yes, it is best you cut round or break away the cowling round the unions to aid removal, than cut...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th November 2019, 23:03
Replies: 12
Views: 450
Posted By Arctic
I think the next most important jobs are change...

I think the next most important jobs are change the gearbox oil and find the spare key, which I think is with the exhaustive lever arch of info file the previous owner left. I think, unfortunately,...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th November 2019, 11:46
Replies: 3
Views: 132
Posted By Arctic
The cup that the black clips fit into have a...

The cup that the black clips fit into have a small gasket these can and will perish over time and allow water behind them. It is best to seal round them with silicone or remove them then add silicone...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th November 2019, 13:39
Replies: 21
Views: 600
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. Fitted a two wire 2speed to...

Hi Mike.
Fitted a two wire 2speed to a launch car today 2 hours including a new Shannon tube well chuffed with the time mind you all the nuts & bolts cam unless lovely was quite...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th November 2019, 13:26
Replies: 12
Views: 450
Posted By Arctic
Thanks again for taking the tijme to help. ...

Thanks again for taking the tijme to help.


Cheers


JohnnyBG[/QUOTE]


Johnny I have seen load of those brackets broken, I remove the bracket and fix the EGR solenoid to the bolt holding...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th November 2019, 02:37
Replies: 26
Views: 2,741
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]E] HI Ben. yes the...

[QUOTE]E]

HI Ben.
yes the sheath as to be trimmed, I recently had to trim one on a car that had already been fitted with this cable, they could not get it into the compensator because...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th November 2019, 02:06
Replies: 22
Views: 892
Posted By Arctic
Ok right personally then I would have then...

Ok right personally then I would have then changed if it was my car.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th November 2019, 02:02
Replies: 12
Views: 450
Posted By Arctic
Take a look at these ones to see if you can...

Take a look at these ones to see if you can pinpoint the plug.

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

https://i.imgur.com/cKgvS8jl.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/fzyXGpJl.jpg3
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th November 2019, 21:16
Replies: 22
Views: 892
Posted By Arctic
MOT seems decent as well, only failed on trivial...

MOT seems decent as well, only failed on trivial items throughout its life so far, any history with it belts etc.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th November 2019, 10:29
Replies: 10
Views: 481
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Wes. I just took a...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Wes.
I just took a look at the site you linked to and on there the Varta battery E44 is £46 more than tayna :eek:

https://www.pavilionbatteries.co.uk/cart
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th November 2019, 10:22
Replies: 10
Views: 481
Posted By Arctic
Hi Alan. Yes I have used tayna.co.uk...

Hi Alan.
Yes I have used tayna.co.uk for all my batteries over the last 10yr I like Varta they are as good if not the exact same as the Bosch battery. ;)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th November 2019, 02:22
Replies: 12
Views: 450
Posted By Arctic
HI Johnny Are you able to spot...

HI Johnny
Are you able to spot the plug on this photo below.
https://i.imgur.com/Q8nQRQTl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/s43c5Nxl.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/hG6O2uFh.jpg3
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th November 2019, 02:10
Replies: 26
Views: 2,741
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] HI Ben. it's best to go...

[/QUOTE]

HI Ben.
it's best to go with a genuine second hand cable they are good and last, I have seen a few so called new OEM front cable and they are thinner cable also the stub end is...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th November 2019, 02:07
Replies: 26
Views: 2,741
Posted By Arctic
Hi Peter. None of the cable...

Hi Peter.
None of the cable stretch, well I have not seen one yet, its the compensator that's stretches.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th November 2019, 23:45
Replies: 538
Views: 38,154
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andy. Well yes really, moving...

Hi Andy.
Well yes really, moving water pipes, working in confined space behind a
pedestal while lying on your back, only to find you need mort parts, so spend an hour going on a trip...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th November 2019, 20:55
Replies: 538
Views: 38,154
Posted By Arctic
Nowt as I was changing and re-fitting a new wash...

Nowt as I was changing and re-fitting a new wash basin in the bath room, you know those little jobs that turn into big ones :eek:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th November 2019, 11:16
Replies: 3
Views: 213
Posted By Arctic
Hi Ian. Good link for those with FBH...

Hi Ian.
Good link for those with FBH should them :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th November 2019, 10:49
Replies: 25
Views: 1,666
Posted By Arctic
As in a post earlier these are the best...

As in a post earlier these are the best connectors to use to solve the problem.

https://i.imgur.com/tPoXBxVl.jpg1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th November 2019, 10:42
Replies: 5
Views: 320
Posted By Arctic
Seat Sensors Air Bag Light

I use these they are much better. ;)
https://i.imgur.com/tPoXBxVl.jpg1
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th November 2019, 10:20
Replies: 538
Views: 38,154
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Mike. Good luck on...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Mike.
Good luck on the FL1 I am sure it will pass ;) my Fl2 sailed past in September :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th November 2019, 20:45
Replies: 16
Views: 508
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Take a look at pictures 3 -6 above...

[/QUOTE]

Take a look at pictures 3 -6 above and you can see what happens to the ones with lesser rubber, personally I would not take the chance on fitting them, we all know how hard these can be...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th November 2019, 16:47
Replies: 6
Views: 321
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dan. yes it looks like your car...

Hi Dan.
yes it looks like your car is not worth repairing, it's one those that you think to your self move on, sorry to hear it though, I am sure you will find another one if you are...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th November 2019, 11:22
Replies: 16
Views: 508
Posted By Arctic
HI Steve. Most likely the lower...

HI Steve.
Most likely the lower wishbone bushes, they more or less go after the lower engine mount as failed because of strain on them and vice versa, you will need to get the car jacked...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th November 2019, 10:55
Replies: 17
Views: 492
Posted By Arctic
Hi Adrian. If you have only had...

Hi Adrian.
If you have only had the clutch repaired for 10 months and its gone again I would get it back to whom ever did the job, that is if you did not do it your self, surely all...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 23:29
Replies: 31
Views: 943
Posted By Arctic
Dave beat me to it :D also questions are only...

Dave beat me to it :D also questions are only silly if you know the answer already, even then not everyone is right all the time ;)

https://i.imgur.com/DPpLJH3h.png1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 23:09
Replies: 5
Views: 187
Posted By Arctic
Hi Steven. If you are going to...

Hi Steven.
If you are going to have a remap then go to one of the T4 gurus; on here, Brian, Russ, Trikey, remember you can have it done by post as well, ;) get the manifold cleaned...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 12:08
Replies: 6
Views: 321
Posted By Arctic
When you pull on the cable through the front...

When you pull on the cable through the front grill & under the slam panel, get you mate to push down on the bonnet hopefully this will take the strain from the latch to slam panel.

You could also...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 11:53
Replies: 80
Views: 27,427
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. I will take a look on my...

Hi Mike.
I will take a look on my PC in the shed when I am out there later today what is PB fix add-on please is there a code or link :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 10:48
Replies: 80
Views: 27,427
Posted By Arctic
PB strikes Again

Hi Einar.
I see that Photo Bucket have also got to your how to, it looks as though the whole forum is going to be almost rendered useless with regards to photo how to's :mad:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 10:42
Replies: 317
Views: 100,448
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] As above most garden hose will...

[QUOTE]]


As above most garden hose will fit, like these below also taken to the Nano meets ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 02:55
Replies: 5
Views: 188
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Simon. I have...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Simon.
I have quite a few 25mm rubber grommets if you need some drop me a PM I use them for the plenum spy hole mods that are FOC at our meets ;) Arctic.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th November 2019, 01:12
Replies: 8
Views: 352
Posted By Arctic
Hi Tom You need one of these below,...

Hi Tom
You need one of these below, as one of the traders, or I can take a look in my parts box tomorrow, what is up with your switch as some times they only need a clean inside with some...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 00:07
Replies: 317
Views: 100,448
Posted By Arctic
As here below ;) ...

As here below ;)

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=2324649&postcount=228
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th November 2019, 02:03
Replies: 21
Views: 600
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. I worked along side...

Hi Mike.
I worked along side Stocktake at one of our meet a few years back and if my memory serves me right we did a complete fan change with car put back together in 1hr 50minutes which...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd November 2019, 11:46
Replies: 21
Views: 600
Posted By Arctic
A little photo to accompany Dave's comment...

A little photo to accompany Dave's comment regarding the relay above.
https://i.imgur.com/NZZoiCKl.jpg1

It still remains you will need to remove the front bumper & slam panel,at the least peel...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd November 2019, 11:28
Replies: 36
Views: 1,100
Posted By Arctic
Hi Charles. I thought the OP...

Hi Charles.
I thought the OP knew that he had the front hose as shown in the photo post 21 if not I should have stated it when I posted :o
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd November 2019, 11:19
Replies: 58
Views: 1,846
Posted By Arctic
self tapping screws

Hi Joe.
as promised via a PM below is photo of self tapping screws to hold the fan blade should it need it, any self tapper no longer than 7mm will suffice ;)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st November 2019, 16:22
Replies: 11
Views: 412
Posted By Arctic
Richard. You need this filter...

Richard.
You need this filter below.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st November 2019, 13:43
Replies: 11
Views: 412
Posted By Arctic
Photo Bucket, they bought out (Tinypic) the...

Photo Bucket, they bought out (Tinypic) the hosting site I used for my How To's and closed it down, they also are asking anyone whom uses PB to pay to add your own photo's to a third part thread ie...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st November 2019, 13:23
Replies: 11
Views: 412
Posted By Arctic
Hi Richard. You will need a...

Hi Richard.
You will need a couple of rags, to wrap round the fuel pipes that you unplug from the top of the fuel filter low pressure pump.

An 8mm ring spanner to undo the little...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2019, 12:22
Replies: 1
Views: 123
Posted By Arctic
It's a shame you are not closer to Staffordshire...

It's a shame you are not closer to Staffordshire W-ton as we have a Nano crew member (Scott) whom as this down to a Tee now, I watched him at out last Nano meet do the tool down the side of the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st November 2019, 02:29
Replies: 4
Views: 265
Posted By Arctic
https://i.imgur.com/Oe9088pl.jpg :D

https://i.imgur.com/Oe9088pl.jpg :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2019, 02:17
Replies: 12
Views: 386
Posted By Arctic
David. The y pipe to head seem to...

David.
The y pipe to head seem to perish over time therefore break away around the rubber seal, a new part is only £20 and is quite an easy job to fit. ;)
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st October 2019, 16:14
Replies: 11,184
Views: 757,775
Posted By Arctic
Have a read of this thread ...

Have a read of this thread

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=276381&page=16
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st October 2019, 12:26
Replies: 17
Views: 363
Posted By Arctic
Check your coolant cap O-rings, also how much...

Check your coolant cap O-rings, also how much coolant are you putting it and to what level.

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

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

You can see that these...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st October 2019, 11:46
Replies: 36
Views: 1,100
Posted By Arctic
Yes that would be the part couple here below,...

Yes that would be the part couple here below, there may be cheaper ones about if searched ?
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th October 2019, 22:18
Replies: 36
Views: 1,100
Posted By Arctic
HI Simon. It seems you have the...

HI Simon.
It seems you have the brake hose that is held in by a spring, the metal part on the hose goes one side of the bracket and the other side is a spring which in turn pulls the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2019, 10:56
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By Arctic
pick your own Terminal hole diameter. ...

pick your own Terminal hole diameter.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/170-Amp-Car-Battery-Power-Earth-Cable-Choose-Colour-Length-Terminal-Hole-Sizes/222662654414?var=521515635838
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th October 2019, 10:48
Replies: 36
Views: 1,100
Posted By Arctic
Simon. Do as Mike suggested or once...

Simon.
Do as Mike suggested or once you have split the rubber collar and added it to the new hose, push the split part into the bracket recess first it should stay in place.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th October 2019, 10:30
Replies: 9
Views: 253
Posted By Arctic
I / we use the gates stats at our meets, link...

I / we use the gates stats at our meets, link below

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/GATES-THERMOSTAT-TH01489/113812556959?epid=249336720&hash=item1a7fc1cc9f:g:nVsAAOSwlTBdIcM3
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th October 2019, 02:46
Replies: 24
Views: 756
Posted By Arctic
Hi Josh. By clicking the link below...

Hi Josh.
By clicking the link below ;)

https://www.ecp.co.uk/rover75-carbon-brushes.php
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th October 2019, 23:58
Replies: 6
Views: 318
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] If only there were one for...

[/QUOTE]

If only there were one for (Tinypic) then it would save me a full winters work which is going to be a nightmare to correct my how to's :mad:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th October 2019, 23:13
Replies: 11,184
Views: 757,775
Posted By Arctic
Not with my car as such but parts that will come...

Not with my car as such but parts that will come in handy for it, or other local members if needed, I cleaned the spray pattern tips on a few injector before totally stripping them down in a few days...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th October 2019, 10:29
Replies: 11,184
Views: 757,775
Posted By Arctic
Hi Brian & John. I have...

Hi Brian & John.
I have similar ramps to you both, orange ones from Halfords which are good for the R40 MGZT, & some heavy duty one with the longer flat run both have the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th October 2019, 10:12
Replies: 58
Views: 1,846
Posted By Arctic
Check that the fan blade is fully secure,...

Check that the fan blade is fully secure, sometime over time the tags on the rear wear down so blade could wobble, use a 15mm thin wall socket on the front nut and turn the blade anti-clock wise to...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th October 2019, 20:47
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By Arctic
Hi Darrell. Drop (Mickyboy) a PM...

Hi Darrell.
Drop (Mickyboy) a PM he should be able to find you a vary good in spec one out of his stock ;)

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/private.php?do=newpm&u=26070
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th October 2019, 10:48
Replies: 387
Views: 373,473
Posted By Arctic
Video Plenums

Don't forget those plenums as we have had quite a lot of rain over the last week or so, also check out the video below.

https://youtu.be/JwAj8r36Uno
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 27th October 2019, 23:38
Replies: 72
Views: 4,158
Posted By Arctic
Nano 2020 meet dates

HI Rob.
Pm winging it's way to you with suggested 2020 Nano meet dates, which can be moved about if necessary cheers Arctic.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 27th October 2019, 23:35
Replies: 47
Views: 2,613
Posted By Arctic
I/we should make the Nov & Dec meets, Rob I have...

I/we should make the Nov & Dec meets, Rob I have sent PM with suggested 2020 Nano meet dates to you.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th October 2019, 23:01
Replies: 11
Views: 521
Posted By Arctic
Hi Al. I use a Ryobi jet washer 1800w...

Hi Al.
I use a Ryobi jet washer 1800w /140bar it as tow different jet fitting one for the car, and one for the patio slabs /drive, also as a bottle at the rear for foam fluid, extra brush,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th October 2019, 22:19
Replies: 11,184
Views: 757,775
Posted By Arctic
I took the opportunity of the nice weather to jet...

I took the opportunity of the nice weather to jet wash both the R40 & the FL2 underneath, inside wheels arches, and washed & waxed both after :} then I did my usual fluid checks, tyre's, lights etc,...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th October 2019, 21:33
Replies: 7
Views: 261
Posted By Arctic
I have drilled down the side of nut and removed...

I have drilled down the side of nut and removed some that way, when they have been tightened down by
https://i.imgur.com/Pym5KpFm.jpg1

Once the nut is tightened onto the shoulders of the cable...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th October 2019, 11:16
Replies: 30
Views: 1,144
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon Here is the link for the...

Hi Simon
Here is the link for the new arms that DMGRS have ordered.

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=299992

Regarding the fitting of the springs & isolators,...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th October 2019, 01:32
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By Arctic
It is used for an horn but you must have the...

It is used for an horn but you must have the front head light washers as you have a BBUS in place of it ;)

whereas this car below still as the alarm horn.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th October 2019, 01:24
Replies: 5
Views: 255
Posted By Arctic
Hi Joe. Buy a big bottle of water or...

Hi Joe.
Buy a big bottle of water or pop drink then use the bottle to make some brackets to hold the pipe in place. ;)

Cut them out drill a 6mm hole and fit to the car as a temporary...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th October 2019, 00:55
Replies: 58
Views: 1,846
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Just as I did earlier this week ;) ...

[/QUOTE]

Just as I did earlier this week ;)

https://i.imgur.com/clZxZAel.jpg1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th October 2019, 00:40
Replies: 10
Views: 367
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jay. Purchase your self a set of...

Hi Jay.
Purchase your self a set of these below, spend a nice hour removing the starter and fit them & trouble will be over ;)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th October 2019, 00:34
Replies: 9
Views: 475
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Crispin. I...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Crispin.
I fitted one on my MGZT back in 2011 and until I decided to change my car last November the starter was still working great, it is one of the first jobs I do...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th October 2019, 22:11
Replies: 41
Views: 4,301
Posted By Arctic
Some more nice bargains at the moment for...

Some more nice bargains at the moment for members.

Brake pads.
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/163880016845?ul_noapp=true
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th October 2019, 21:58
Replies: 30
Views: 1,144
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. Thank you for taking...

Hi Simon.
Thank you for taking the time to photo the differences in the original arms & the Indian one you purchased from DMGRS (Matt) you may have already read that (Matt & Scott) of...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th October 2019, 21:31
Replies: 24
Views: 756
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. No problem my pleasure,...

Hi Simon.
No problem my pleasure, I was correct in my PM & in the last two photo then that show the tracks marked in green felt pen both go to the RED wire ;)

You can also see from...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th October 2019, 08:19
Replies: 9
Views: 340
Posted By Arctic
:iagree: :wot: at least the brake drum discs...

:iagree: :wot: at least the brake drum discs needs to be removed to clean out, if shoes are required click the link below ;)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th October 2019, 01:30
Replies: 9
Views: 340
Posted By Arctic
Hi Rob. Some good reading for the...

Hi Rob.
Some good reading for the weekend ;) change the compensator and you should be ok to get through your MOT every year.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th October 2019, 22:52
Replies: 24
Views: 756
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. Posted out today for...

Hi Simon.
Posted out today for you so you may get them tomorrow or Monday ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th October 2019, 15:23
Replies: 30
Views: 1,144
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. The ones I have in the...

Hi Simon.
The ones I have in the shed also lean a little, if you press on them a pull to one side they straighten up.

I note you have the Indian arms was it not those that Brian...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th October 2019, 13:24
Replies: 87
Views: 22,943
Posted By Arctic
HI Scott. Yes sorry PB have...

HI Scott.
Yes sorry PB have destroyed all of my how to posts, it will be sometime yet before I can get round to rectifying these threads I am afraid.

You can follow the SSC thread...
Forum: Items Wanted 25th October 2019, 09:30
Replies: 4
Views: 200
Posted By Arctic
Hi David. Did they arrive & are...

Hi David.
Did they arrive & are they in decent condition ?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th October 2019, 18:29
Replies: 29
Views: 1,652
Posted By Arctic
you'll just have to find a...

you'll just have to find a welder:shrug::cool:[/QUOTE]

Hi Ronnie.
That is very interesting that he will supply individual persons, that way it will keep the middle man out of it,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th October 2019, 14:57
Replies: 29
Views: 1,652
Posted By Arctic
Tom's work is first class hopefully I will not...

Tom's work is first class hopefully I will not need his services just yet, but when I do then he will be the man I take my tourer too that's for sure, thank you for sharing your photo's with us :}...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th October 2019, 14:47
Replies: 24
Views: 756
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. Drop me a PM with your...

Hi Simon.
Drop me a PM with your full name & address then I will post out these two boards for you, a 1.8 & a four wire 3 speed diesel both have burnt out. ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th October 2019, 09:19
Replies: 15
Views: 584
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] HI Ian. I'm not trying...

[QUOTE]]

HI Ian.
I'm not trying to come across as harsh, what I am saying is if I have an advisory I like to deal with it not let it still be on the MOT the following year, we are all...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th October 2019, 08:55
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By Arctic
Hi Ben. Press in the side of the...

Hi Ben.
Press in the side of the terminals, and pull apart, when re-fitting off set one of the pins very very very slightly, add a little Vaseline into the female part then push together,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th October 2019, 08:10
Replies: 9
Views: 563
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Martin. Give it a good...

[QUOTE]]

Martin.
Give it a good hard run about 30 minutes before your MOT allowing you to then turn up 5 minutes before your appointment place with a nice hot engine it will pass the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd October 2019, 20:51
Replies: 15
Views: 584
Posted By Arctic
The tourer I bought in November last year had the...

The tourer I bought in November last year had the same sort of advisory, in in my ownership I add.

Nearside Rear Brake pad(s) wearing thin (3.5.1g)
Rear brake disc worn, pitted or scored, but...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd October 2019, 20:37
Replies: 24
Views: 756
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. Yes the brush had worn...

Hi Simon.
Yes the brush had worn to nothing and was burnt off.

The forth brush is connected to the purple I think.

These photo's are from 2014 which may help more as they are...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd October 2019, 09:00
Replies: 24
Views: 756
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. All the fans have four...

Hi Simon.
All the fans have four brushes as you can see from the one I opened Monday

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

https://i.imgur.com/GIxJixVl.jpg2
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd October 2019, 08:43
Replies: 26
Views: 1,968
Posted By Arctic
Hi Matt. Just for clarification...

Hi Matt.
Just for clarification members can pre-order one/two arms at the price of £70.00 per arm, at the same time a full pre-payment is needed when ordering correct.

Will you be...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd October 2019, 08:31
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Contact him here maybe ...

[/QUOTE]


Contact him here maybe

http://www.webastorepairs.co.uk/
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd October 2019, 08:23
Replies: 24
Views: 756
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. All the fans use four...

Hi Mike.
All the fans use four brushes, 1.8 2.0 2.5 & diesel, not all the late cars came out of the factory with 2 speed units, therefore your (It should also be noted that when the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd October 2019, 00:01
Replies: 15
Views: 584
Posted By Arctic
Hi Les. All the discs on the car ? or...

Hi Les.
All the discs on the car ? or rear only front only? couple of links below.
...
Forum: Items Wanted 22nd October 2019, 10:16
Replies: 4
Views: 200
Posted By Arctic
Hi David. Try the link below and...

Hi David.
Try the link below and make them an offer, ;)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st October 2019, 23:26
Replies: 6
Views: 228
Posted By Arctic
How much coolant are you putting in the header...

How much coolant are you putting in the header tank ? check the link below, also check the O-rings on the coolant cap are they flat?...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st October 2019, 19:10
Replies: 11
Views: 445
Posted By Arctic
Coolant Tank Level

How much coolant do you have in the header tank, is it only to the maximum mark, can you see the step in side the tank with a torch as here below, anymore than that and you stand a chance of there...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st October 2019, 18:31
Replies: 12
Views: 866
Posted By Arctic
Hi David. Below is the condition of...

Hi David.
Below is the condition of bones fan once it was taken apart for investigation.

As we know 1.8 fan control lid taken off.
https://i.imgur.com/FUXlvGNl.jpg1


Remove the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st October 2019, 14:02
Replies: 10
Views: 414
Posted By Arctic
The springs should come with a plastic coating on...

The springs should come with a plastic coating on them, wax then with grease & for more protection you could always add some conduit, which can be taken off for the MOT
...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 21st October 2019, 13:42
Replies: 72
Views: 4,158
Posted By Arctic
Ps. I had a all day breakfast and a very nice...

Ps. I had a all day breakfast and a very nice shandy. Thank you 4 Ashes for putting up with us..

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/thum_140855dad9a0d722e2.jpg...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th October 2019, 20:48
Replies: 8
Views: 442
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] It that case any other of the same...

[QUOTE]]

It that case any other of the same make need to be taken off the shelf for sale until the mfr find out why it as failed so bad. :shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th October 2019, 20:34
Replies: 12
Views: 866
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE] E] :D you guys are stuck in...

[QUOTE]

E]


:D you guys are stuck in the past, they are top notch adidas running, training, bottoms I need them for the Nano meets :D

PS that fan must of had a missile go through the bottom...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 20th October 2019, 20:19
Replies: 72
Views: 4,158
Posted By Arctic
Nano meets over for 2019 roll on 2020 meets.

What can I say but the last meet of our 2019 season as been one of the best ever meets I have had the pleasure to be at, Saturday was exceptional over 40 cars, a record I would say for one of our...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th October 2019, 21:40
Replies: 8
Views: 442
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave. Was it this one below, if...

Hi Dave.
Was it this one below, if so even then it should not have got to that state in that amount of time & mileage its states they have been tested up to 70,000 miles :shrug:
...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 19th October 2019, 20:34
Replies: 72
Views: 4,158
Posted By Arctic
. Hi Richard. Yes I can not...

.

Hi Richard.
Yes I can not see why not, as you say fingers crossed, we do have the tents set up though just in case, so when you arrived maybe park nose in on one of them, I have...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 19th October 2019, 18:40
Replies: 72
Views: 4,158
Posted By Arctic
Excellent meet today over 45 cars attended, one...

Excellent meet today over 45 cars attended, one of the biggest attended meets we have ever had, so surprising as we thought the weather was going to be bad but as always the sun gods were looking...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th October 2019, 01:24
Replies: 5
Views: 291
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Robert. remove...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Robert.
remove the sliders clean then up so they are nice and shinny then smear them with some red rubber grease, also add a little ceramic grease to the back of the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th October 2019, 23:11
Replies: 8
Views: 442
Posted By Arctic
Wow I have seen one that bad, did you not have...

Wow I have seen one that bad, did you not have any sign before it got to that state :shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th October 2019, 23:04
Replies: 3
Views: 284
Posted By Arctic
HI Matt/Scott. Well done I...

HI Matt/Scott.
Well done I am sure all the members will appreciate the fact that they can now contact someone when they need to, this should stop any posts going up for those...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th October 2019, 22:45
Replies: 57
Views: 3,017
Posted By Arctic
So therefore all if not most of the parts we are...

So therefore all if not most of the parts we are finding or being offered for our cars may well be coming from this source ? I think I will stick to the Unipart items I tend to find now and again,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th October 2019, 22:18
Replies: 34
Views: 3,175
Posted By Arctic
The Screwfix plate fits in width great, the...

The Screwfix plate fits in width great, the length is also good.

https://i.imgur.com/7Oc2vfQl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/8AG4HUxl.jpg2

The six holes could maybe used either to add liquid...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th October 2019, 13:52
Replies: 34
Views: 3,175
Posted By Arctic
Today I went to Screwfix for a gate latch, while...

Today I went to Screwfix for a gate latch, while there I also spotted these below in the book, a jointing plate 97mm X 35mm & 2mm thick 10pk £3.49. code 66707....
Forum: Items Wanted 18th October 2019, 09:52
Replies: 3
Views: 173
Posted By Arctic
Hi Martin. Great nice to hear you...

Hi Martin.
Great nice to hear you are back up and running :D
Forum: Items Wanted 18th October 2019, 01:04
Replies: 3
Views: 173
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Martin drop round mine I have...

[/QUOTE]


Hi Martin drop round mine I have two with the contacts and plunger already replaced ;) they are ready to fit on to the car, I am at the meet also this weekend.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th October 2019, 20:19
Replies: 3
Views: 210
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Snap been using the same tool since...

[QUOTE]]

Snap been using the same tool since 2013 ;) makes it a doddle
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th October 2019, 12:36
Replies: 52
Views: 1,580
Posted By Arctic
Richard I have answered your PM...

Richard
I have answered your PM Sunday would most likely be the best, for that other job, therefore you could have the lights looked at the same time, it all depends on how your time I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th October 2019, 09:18
Replies: 52
Views: 1,580
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Richard Bring...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Richard
Bring it to the meet Saturday we can get one of the bendy crew members to take a look at fitting it, :D one of those thin sinewy guys :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th October 2019, 09:09
Replies: 24
Views: 1,038
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Yes clean the intercooler out while...

[/QUOTE]

Yes clean the intercooler out while you can make sure its dry before fitting it, it should take about 2 hours to remove the old one and fit the replacement, bumper off, slam panel off,...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th October 2019, 09:53
Replies: 52
Views: 1,580
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Richard the one in the link below...

[QUOTE]]

Richard the one in the link below then, have you removed it and checked for water damage or damp on it yet?

https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-YUG103000PUY
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th October 2019, 21:27
Replies: 36
Views: 1,504
Posted By Arctic
Hi Steve. PM me your full name &...

Hi Steve.
PM me your full name & address & I will pop two Viton coolant cap O-rings in the post for you tomorrow (FOC) add them to your cap and do the test again. ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th October 2019, 20:31
Replies: 7
Views: 329
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jon. Keeping them on your PC is ok...

Hi Jon.
Keeping them on your PC is ok unless your hard drive becomes corrupt or you lose them altogether, so hopefully you back them up on an external hard drive or in the cloud, I prefer...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th October 2019, 10:39
Replies: 7
Views: 710
Posted By Arctic
Hi Stu. That's the one :D I like the...

Hi Stu.
That's the one :D I like the darker colours, Rob (trebor) is a nice colour too, I am sure he will post it up ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2019, 21:56
Replies: 57
Views: 7,136
Posted By Arctic
Rob I wonder how much mine is worth now...

Rob
I wonder how much mine is worth now then :D I still have it from the last batch you had commissioned ;) even though I never had the grill for it.

https://i.imgur.com/7qOamDPl.jpg1
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2019, 21:42
Replies: 7
Views: 710
Posted By Arctic
Ford Jaguar

I prefer the ford Jaguar :}






https://i.imgur.com/mpVEHlbl.jpg1
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2019, 20:17
Replies: 11,184
Views: 757,775
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] HI Mike. Please let...

[/QUOTE]

HI Mike.
Please let us know when they arrive also do you have a link for the Walker tourer one. ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th October 2019, 19:29
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]E] HI Dave. What use/how...

[QUOTE]E]

HI Dave.
What use/how is 30% off going to do you any good if its the same pulley and it goes again, it will be swallowed up by labour cost for fitting, Corteco is the only...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th October 2019, 19:20
Replies: 52
Views: 1,580
Posted By Arctic
HI Richard. As stated in post 2...

HI Richard.
As stated in post 2 which LSM do you have on your car link below.

https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-GRID001671

I have a few that are virgin in the shed, which were...
Forum: Items Wanted 14th October 2019, 13:13
Replies: 6
Views: 284
Posted By Arctic
HI James Try one of the other...

HI James
Try one of the other traders, also remember a carpet out of a ZT-T or a Tourer will fit.


https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=2536479&postcount=1
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2019, 11:20
Replies: 57
Views: 3,197
Posted By Arctic
I should still have the pdfs somewhere on my pc...

I should still have the pdfs somewhere on my pc at home. If they would help, and you had a list of the threads, I would be able.to search for them.

Sent from my SM-A600FN using Tapatalk[/QUOTE]
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