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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th April 2021, 15:19
Replies: 28
Views: 1,370
Posted By stocktake
E10 fuel. Federation of British Historical Vehicle Clubs statement

Introduction of E10 petrol
After an extensive consultation process, the Department for Transport has announced that they will legislate to introduce E10 petrol as the standard 95-octane petrol grade...
Forum: Social Forum 6th April 2021, 10:48
Replies: 21
Views: 460
Posted By stocktake
Happy Birthday to one of the nicest, honest and...

Happy Birthday to one of the nicest, honest and thoughtfull members you will ever meet.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th April 2021, 17:33
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By stocktake
Hi, Once you have removed the clip from the bar...

Hi,
Once you have removed the clip from the bar you should be able to open the door from the inside handle with two pulls of the handle. If this doesn't work then it is only the second time in 10 yr...
Forum: Social Forum 5th April 2021, 11:52
Replies: 7
Views: 142
Posted By stocktake
Hope its a good day Chris ...

Hope its a good day Chris
:birthday::birthday::birthday:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th April 2021, 14:26
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By stocktake
You need to locate the white plastic clip that is...

You need to locate the white plastic clip that is encapsulating the threaded bar and open the clip from the bar. the door should then open from the inside.

Item B here
...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd April 2021, 17:44
Replies: 7
Views: 188
Posted By stocktake
Hope it's a good day Steve :birthday:

Hope it's a good day Steve
:birthday:
Forum: Social Forum 2nd April 2021, 11:18
Replies: 7
Views: 330
Posted By stocktake
My next door neighbour was with a group of...

My next door neighbour was with a group of friends many years ago having a drink in a pub, conversation turned to football and Leeds United. there was a disagreement as to who played in what position...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd April 2021, 10:13
Replies: 75
Views: 3,030
Posted By stocktake
Thankyou...

Thankyou...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st April 2021, 22:11
Replies: 75
Views: 3,030
Posted By stocktake
Lets go back to post 5 on this 67 post long...

Lets go back to post 5 on this 67 post long thread. It won't cost the earth, and it should provide you with some answers good or bad.
"bypass the oil cooler"
I would follow this up or precede this...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st April 2021, 15:14
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By stocktake
Ooooo missus :eek:

Ooooo missus :eek:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st April 2021, 11:58
Replies: 12
Views: 585
Posted By stocktake
Unfortunately you will still need to ensure they...

Unfortunately you will still need to ensure they are the later 2 speed type, simple to do, all you need to know if there is a silver/gold resistor screwed to the fan shroud at the 2 o'clock position....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st April 2021, 10:01
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By stocktake
Welcome to the forum Alex :) Bit of an...

Welcome to the forum Alex :)

Bit of an unusual one that one, usually it is the remote locking that fails.
Just to be clear you are saying that pressing the button on the remote or centre...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st April 2021, 08:42
Replies: 12
Views: 585
Posted By stocktake
To confirm, just because the fan has the right...

To confirm, just because the fan has the right number of pins at the plug end does NOT mean it is the right set up. Both petrol and diesel have 5 or 6 pins but the relay boxes are totally different...
Forum: Social Forum 31st March 2021, 08:58
Replies: 1
Views: 162
Posted By stocktake
Took advantage of the weather yesterday

After so long not being allowed out and the wife working all hours we had a nice day out up in North Yorkshire. This was a nicely spaced picknick area just next to Ripley Castle. Travelled just under...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th March 2021, 17:49
Replies: 12
Views: 585
Posted By stocktake
The 190 will have either a 4 wire fan or a 2 wire...

The 190 will have either a 4 wire fan or a 2 wire fan, there is no other standard fitting. ( these are the wires that enter the motor itself)
The 4 wire fans are 3 speed and are prone to brush wear....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th March 2021, 22:10
Replies: 21
Views: 965
Posted By stocktake
For all those who don't know what these meets...

For all those who don't know what these meets were all about, they were along a similar theme as the Midland Nano meets.
We had an agreement with the Air Museum in Doncaster that we would pay £5...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th March 2021, 21:36
Replies: 21
Views: 965
Posted By stocktake
You forgot to mention the extensive sex education...

You forgot to mention the extensive sex education Ross received.... (still thinking of me Ross) :D ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th March 2021, 18:09
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By stocktake
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread....

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=310851
Forum: Social Forum 29th March 2021, 12:34
Replies: 10
Views: 331
Posted By stocktake
100% agree with the above, Redbull instruct...

100% agree with the above, Redbull instruct Verstappen that he can exceed track limits on turn 4 as the Mercs had been doing it all the race, gaining countless cumulative seconds. Stewards hear the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th March 2021, 12:24
Replies: 21
Views: 965
Posted By stocktake
Chinese lanterns gently drifting in the night sky...

Chinese lanterns gently drifting in the night sky , towards the overhead power lines, :eek:
Space hopper relay races were great fun after a few beers. I also remember we had a tandem space hopper....
Forum: Social Forum 29th March 2021, 11:06
Replies: 27
Views: 372
Posted By stocktake
Hope it's a good day sir, hope the boat hasn't...

Hope it's a good day sir, hope the boat hasn't sunk during the lockdown :).

Joking aside I'm sure that may have happened to some owners :eek:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th March 2021, 08:41
Replies: 21
Views: 965
Posted By stocktake
Spannerlympics, stocktake just rounding the...

Spannerlympics, stocktake just rounding the halfway cone and on his way to losing in heat 2
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th March 2021, 16:16
Replies: 21
Views: 965
Posted By stocktake
There was a story behind that as well ;)

There was a story behind that as well ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th March 2021, 16:13
Replies: 21
Views: 965
Posted By stocktake
Ha, the infamous D.A.F. overalls in picture 3....

Ha, the infamous D.A.F. overalls in picture 3. Still laugh about them ;) :D

Who can remember what D.A.F. stood for? :laughing2:
Forum: Humour Corner 28th March 2021, 12:36
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By stocktake
I see you've recently changed your joke book Bob....

I see you've recently changed your joke book Bob. Far better jokes recently :)
Forum: Social Forum 28th March 2021, 08:51
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By stocktake
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehostin...

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/16236060355564099.jpg
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th March 2021, 19:57
Replies: 25
Views: 1,065
Posted By stocktake
The motors come in two main forms: ( there is a...

The motors come in two main forms: ( there is a lesser used variant on some 1.8's) 4 wire three speed and 2 wire two speed with a resistor. these are both fitted to the V6 petrol and the diesel
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th March 2021, 19:01
Replies: 13
Views: 598
Posted By stocktake
Don't you go nicking my brownie points :D :D :D

Don't you go nicking my brownie points :D :D :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th March 2021, 16:50
Replies: 13
Views: 598
Posted By stocktake
Clean the small connector that goes onto the...

Clean the small connector that goes onto the starter solenoid, if that doesn't cure it then look at fitting a starter solenoid kit ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th March 2021, 18:21
Replies: 6
Views: 395
Posted By stocktake
That's a refreshing change, I have yet to hear of...

That's a refreshing change, I have yet to hear of any sills on our cars that haven't rotted from the inside out.

Very much a purist thing in that case. only people who are well versed in the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th March 2021, 18:14
Replies: 6
Views: 395
Posted By stocktake
Tom Hobbs. you won't find a better repair in the...

Tom Hobbs. you won't find a better repair in the country ;)

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?p=2721528

https://www.tjhobbs.com/
Forum: Social Forum 25th March 2021, 07:50
Replies: 404
Views: 29,755
Posted By stocktake
Holidays for Wes ...

Holidays for Wes
(http://www.naturistdirectory.com/UK)

Hobbies for Wes (https://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00FPUGHJ8/nhi-21)

:getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 25th March 2021, 07:39
Replies: 9
Views: 436
Posted By stocktake
I would think he means heater plugs but he would...

I would think he means heater plugs but he would be wrong. The diesel engine in our cars very rarely needs these to start.
Reading through posts on here the problem would seem to be fuel related...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th March 2021, 07:20
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By stocktake
Send a pm to Actros he may know of it's...

Send a pm to Actros he may know of it's whereabouts :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd March 2021, 08:53
Replies: 18
Views: 1,532
Posted By stocktake
Dirty Boy :eek:

Dirty Boy :eek:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd March 2021, 19:50
Replies: 7
Views: 483
Posted By stocktake
Many years ago when we were looking at the...

Many years ago when we were looking at the ultimate remote to also enable remote starting we tried quite a few variations. From what I can remember if you place the transponder around the black ring...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd March 2021, 19:44
Replies: 16
Views: 965
Posted By stocktake
When my box behaves :( it does tend to hang in...

When my box behaves :( it does tend to hang in 3rd gear a little, as you say 30/35 seems to be the magic number, this is a lot worse when cold
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st March 2021, 17:10
Replies: 15
Views: 806
Posted By stocktake
Lets all take a guess if Mark's wife reads these...

Lets all take a guess if Mark's wife reads these forums.......
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st March 2021, 13:18
Replies: 15
Views: 851
Posted By stocktake
Far better than when I do things on the drive: ...

Far better than when I do things on the drive:

Steal a bowl out of kitchen drawer, place bowl on top of bins next to car.
Place every single bolt and nut in bowl.
Forget bowl is on bin and...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st March 2021, 07:09
Replies: 35
Views: 1,482
Posted By stocktake
Yes the motors and motor internals are the same,...

Yes the motors and motor internals are the same, it's just the relay box that is different ;)
Forum: Humour Corner 19th March 2021, 16:07
Replies: 0
Views: 242
Posted By stocktake
I know the Mallard was fast but...

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/16236054c221f3d68.jpg
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th March 2021, 10:17
Replies: 6
Views: 363
Posted By stocktake
Agree with the above, on a slightly different...

Agree with the above, on a slightly different approach, are you sure its the handbrake and not the footbrake? calipers are known to stick?
Forum: Social Forum 18th March 2021, 09:42
Replies: 113
Views: 4,043
Posted By stocktake
Have to agree with this and almost certainly it...

Have to agree with this and almost certainly it will apply to international travel before we know what has happened but I think it will only happen for internal events in the UK when every adult has...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th March 2021, 09:36
Replies: 66
Views: 8,212
Posted By stocktake
They may help prevent the spring from puncturing...

They may help prevent the spring from puncturing the tyre when fitted, I have seen this happen first hand, this is where the protector has caught the "live" remaining part of the spring and I have...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th March 2021, 08:49
Replies: 15
Views: 806
Posted By stocktake
Place something heavy on the bonnet switch :)

Place something heavy on the bonnet switch :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th March 2021, 13:10
Replies: 75
Views: 3,030
Posted By stocktake
1st thing to do is bypass the oil cooler

1st thing to do is bypass the oil cooler
Forum: Social Forum 14th March 2021, 18:32
Replies: 113
Views: 4,043
Posted By stocktake
Certainly true about reactions in my case AZ jab ...

Certainly true about reactions in my case AZ jab

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=2868737&postcount=1041
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th March 2021, 18:03
Replies: 35
Views: 1,209
Posted By stocktake
worth trying to spray some contact cleaner in the...

worth trying to spray some contact cleaner in the breather holes on the plastic cap of the motor. they can get covered in gunk and although they appear to turn when not under load they are quite weak.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th March 2021, 15:59
Replies: 11
Views: 664
Posted By stocktake
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehostin...

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/1623604ce00098653.gif
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/1623604ce0cc7eab9.jpg...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th March 2021, 08:38
Replies: 11
Views: 664
Posted By stocktake
I have two used rear boxes here (In decent...

I have two used rear boxes here (In decent condition but not OEM) given to me by another member. don't know what 75 they are off but you are welcome to one of them FOC?
I can drag them out of the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th March 2021, 13:45
Replies: 11
Views: 664
Posted By stocktake
I already had a powerflow stainless back box so I...

I already had a powerflow stainless back box so I previously had the bumper cut as per a ZT and trim fitted.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th March 2021, 08:52
Replies: 33
Views: 1,650
Posted By stocktake
Well, after looking around and having previously...

Well, after looking around and having previously been recovered by auto aid :o I have renewed with them at a cost of £74.
This covers me and the wife in any vehicle either of us are driving of any...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th March 2021, 07:32
Replies: 1
Views: 210
Posted By stocktake
https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?...

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=237816

If you just want to free the seat go to photo 7 :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th March 2021, 07:24
Replies: 4
Views: 359
Posted By stocktake
If you do ever find the motor not working...

If you do ever find the motor not working correctly on these there are a couple of breather holes in the plastic end cap of the motor. A good squirt of contact cleaner in these holes usually does...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th March 2021, 19:02
Replies: 11
Views: 664
Posted By stocktake
I have done a short review of the DMGRS one on...

I have done a short review of the DMGRS one on here somewhere. Absolutely whisper quiet. there were some small points I raised with Matt at the time on how it could be made better and he duly had the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th March 2021, 12:14
Replies: 4
Views: 438
Posted By stocktake
Russ is one of the people on here I am proud to...

Russ is one of the people on here I am proud to call a friend. He has helped me in the past and no doubt would do so again if needed, he is that sort on man.
His coffee isn't bad either :)
Be glad...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th March 2021, 11:15
Replies: 31
Views: 1,197
Posted By stocktake
Of all the three speed fans I have repaired in...

Of all the three speed fans I have repaired in the past I thought this was almost impossible on a three speed fan.

However I actually came across it on a members car once. Only the slow speed had...
Forum: Social Forum 10th March 2021, 19:37
Replies: 27
Views: 1,323
Posted By stocktake
I posted this link on another thread but it is...

I posted this link on another thread but it is also suited to this one I think

https://www.skynews.com.au/details/_6237889058001
Forum: Social Forum 10th March 2021, 19:18
Replies: 72
Views: 2,233
Posted By stocktake
Perhaps this guy :D ...

Perhaps this guy :D

https://www.skynews.com.au/details/_6237889058001
Forum: Social Forum 10th March 2021, 14:38
Replies: 72
Views: 2,233
Posted By stocktake
It appears ITV wanted him to issue an apology for...

It appears ITV wanted him to issue an apology for his comments on MM and tone it down, he decided against and tendered his resignation.
Forum: Social Forum 10th March 2021, 09:05
Replies: 72
Views: 2,233
Posted By stocktake
Now that I agree with.

Now that I agree with.
Forum: Social Forum 10th March 2021, 09:03
Replies: 72
Views: 2,233
Posted By stocktake
So says an individual who insults his weight...

So says an individual who insults his weight before his opinions, still as somebody has posted on here, they are only words, they never hurt anybody. Surely you cannot be sacked for using them?...
Forum: Social Forum 9th March 2021, 20:51
Replies: 72
Views: 2,233
Posted By stocktake
Fact Check. Not true Steve Cannot say I was a...

Fact Check. Not true Steve
Cannot say I was a big fan of his but facts are facts.
Forum: Social Forum 9th March 2021, 20:33
Replies: 72
Views: 2,233
Posted By stocktake
Fact check. He resigned.

Fact check. He resigned.
Forum: Social Forum 9th March 2021, 18:11
Replies: 23
Views: 768
Posted By stocktake
Afraid these two take up most of my time just now...

Afraid these two take up most of my time just now and imminently a whole bunch of cash.
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/16236047b9424eea1.jpg
Forum: Social Forum 9th March 2021, 13:03
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By stocktake
Hope you have a great day Dawn :) ...

Hope you have a great day Dawn :)
:birthday::birthday:
Forum: Social Forum 9th March 2021, 12:03
Replies: 37
Views: 996
Posted By stocktake
Don't usually get involved in threads like this...

Don't usually get involved in threads like this but in this instance as my missus is a nurse.

I feel that a pay rise is not very sustainable in the economic situation we find ourselves in. Also...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th March 2021, 13:48
Replies: 133
Views: 5,208
Posted By stocktake
There is a cable that connects the barrel assy to...

There is a cable that connects the barrel assy to the lock assy and it is a known weak spot and can snap, worth checking when you remove the handle /barrel assy from car ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th March 2021, 12:17
Replies: 35
Views: 1,209
Posted By stocktake
Here is your thread :) ...

Here is your thread :)
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=304653
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th March 2021, 10:54
Replies: 20
Views: 897
Posted By stocktake
Just a thought on this one. Why did the fuse...

Just a thought on this one. Why did the fuse fail? As Arctic said earlier the O2 sensor wires can rub and short on the exhaust insulation. this could cause it to happen again, worth checking the...
Forum: Social Forum 5th March 2021, 14:36
Replies: 15
Views: 402
Posted By stocktake
Have a good one :) :) :birthday::birthday:

Have a good one :) :)
:birthday::birthday:
Forum: Social Forum 4th March 2021, 15:57
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By stocktake
Oh Dear ....

Oh Dear ....
Forum: Social Forum 3rd March 2021, 16:05
Replies: 1,052
Views: 51,176
Posted By stocktake
Had some bloods taken back in August last year...

Had some bloods taken back in August last year whilst undergoing some other bi annual tests (One of the benefits of getting older:mad:) and they actually wrote to me and my GP to confirm their...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd March 2021, 10:14
Replies: 1,052
Views: 51,176
Posted By stocktake
I had a letter last week to book to go to Elland...

I had a letter last week to book to go to Elland Road for my jab, I booked in for Sat and the whole thing was so well organised. They did tell me that as I had the antibodies in my blood already them...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd March 2021, 20:54
Replies: 21
Views: 1,025
Posted By stocktake
Err..... just what vowel are you using here...

Err..... just what vowel are you using here David? :D :smilie_re::getmecoat:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd March 2021, 13:24
Replies: 21
Views: 1,025
Posted By stocktake
David, to the best of my knowledge all rover 75...

David, to the best of my knowledge all rover 75 discs and pads are the same with the exception of the 190 and the 260
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd March 2021, 09:38
Replies: 36
Views: 1,152
Posted By stocktake
Historically the club holds 2 national meets per...

Historically the club holds 2 national meets per annum
Look in the events and meets section for these .

That said there is not much planned for obvious reasons as yet.
Local meets are not...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st March 2021, 20:50
Replies: 22
Views: 1,512
Posted By stocktake
The link above is totally the wrong motor as the...

The link above is totally the wrong motor as the connections are a different type;
These...
Forum: Social Forum 1st March 2021, 20:46
Replies: 12
Views: 417
Posted By stocktake
House was built in 1934, apparently the land that...

House was built in 1934, apparently the land that is now "landlocked" belonged to the builder but nobody knows who or where he is now, no clear indication on the deeds to our house either.
Thanks to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st March 2021, 20:39
Replies: 36
Views: 1,152
Posted By stocktake
I was there in 2019 with my Talbot Sunbeam 90

I was there in 2019 with my Talbot Sunbeam 90
Forum: Social Forum 1st March 2021, 19:24
Replies: 12
Views: 417
Posted By stocktake
How to purchase unregistered land?

At the back of our garden there is a small triangular plot of land, There is no access to this land as it is surrounded by gardens. We would like to purchase this land just to preserve the wildlife...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st March 2021, 18:56
Replies: 36
Views: 1,152
Posted By stocktake
Hi Alan and welcome, The 75/zt is quite...

Hi Alan and welcome,
The 75/zt is quite resilient when it comes to rust However the main areas to inspect are the rear sills and rear suspension arms. Broken springs are as you will expect with cars...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st March 2021, 13:44
Replies: 20
Views: 897
Posted By stocktake
Mike is quite correct, testing a power Vis off...

Mike is quite correct, testing a power Vis off the car and especially with 12v can (and usually does) cause it to over run and lock up with the internal cam depressing both the microswitches at the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st March 2021, 13:32
Replies: 22
Views: 1,512
Posted By stocktake
Just a couple of points to note: 1. There is no...

Just a couple of points to note:
1. There is no need to drill the pin out.
2. There are two motors in the door lock, one to lock and one to unlock. Both have different size worm drives and the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th February 2021, 10:05
Replies: 13
Views: 632
Posted By stocktake
The remote control comes with the pack along with...

The remote control comes with the pack along with the remote sensor that you plug in to the unit ( that you fit in the boot) and then position in the cab. To play the TV, select aux on your original...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th February 2021, 18:56
Replies: 13
Views: 632
Posted By stocktake
I fitted something similar to this...

I fitted something similar to this (https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Car-TV-Signal-Box-DVB-T-T2-Car-Mobile-Digital-TV-Box-Receiver-HEVC-H-265-R1Z0/233729765494?hash=item366b613076:g:2tQAAOSwZbpfctfb) many...
Forum: Social Forum 24th February 2021, 15:35
Replies: 1,052
Views: 51,176
Posted By stocktake
He was also on GMB this morning and even Piers...

He was also on GMB this morning and even Piers Morgan shut up and listened without interrupting. !!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd February 2021, 19:37
Replies: 66
Views: 8,212
Posted By stocktake
Hi John, this is worrying, my replacement strut...

Hi John, this is worrying, my replacement strut was from my stash of goodies so probably not current spec but it is different on the lower edge. There are however the correct locating holes for the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd February 2021, 19:29
Replies: 66
Views: 8,212
Posted By stocktake
I had tyre protectors fitted, the fittings...

I had tyre protectors fitted, the fittings provided are self threading. In my case the spring broke and the tyre protector caught it but the force stripped the self threading fitting and the...
Forum: NAC & SAIC 23rd February 2021, 18:17
Replies: 84
Views: 6,572
Posted By stocktake
Edit: Wow that seems like no hassle at all :D:D:D

Edit: Wow that seems like no hassle at all :D:D:D
Forum: Social Forum 23rd February 2021, 17:47
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By stocktake
They are classed as Impressive headline figures,...

They are classed as Impressive headline figures, designed to prompt people who are thinking about booking to actually do it in case the price increases or sells out ;)
Forum: NAC & SAIC 23rd February 2021, 14:54
Replies: 84
Views: 6,572
Posted By stocktake
Wow, that seems a lot of hassle ...

Wow, that seems a lot of hassle ...
Forum: Social Forum 21st February 2021, 11:05
Replies: 9
Views: 196
Posted By stocktake
Have a good day Phil :birthday::birthday:

Have a good day Phil
:birthday::birthday:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th February 2021, 09:58
Replies: 30
Views: 1,396
Posted By stocktake
Glad it's sorted, I was pretty much out of...

Glad it's sorted, I was pretty much out of options if that had failed :D :D :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th February 2021, 19:31
Replies: 28
Views: 1,018
Posted By stocktake
Never known one not do it :)

Never known one not do it :)
Forum: Social Forum 19th February 2021, 18:25
Replies: 9
Views: 274
Posted By stocktake
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehostin...

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/1623602fdf0cccbd9.jpg
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th February 2021, 16:17
Replies: 133
Views: 5,208
Posted By stocktake
Why not try it? Leave the drivers window open,...

Why not try it?
Leave the drivers window open, bonnet open and put a weight on the bonnet switch. then lock the car with the fob, stick your arm into the car and set the volumetric alarm off....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th February 2021, 17:55
Replies: 28
Views: 1,018
Posted By stocktake
https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-NSC106100

https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-NSC106100
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th February 2021, 16:01
Replies: 30
Views: 1,396
Posted By stocktake
OK, so looking back at my notes there are two...

OK, so looking back at my notes there are two lives to the switchpack. The green / white goes to pin 3 and the orange green wire to pin 6. This is the one that gives power to the powerfolds. I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th February 2021, 15:37
Replies: 28
Views: 1,018
Posted By stocktake
Crank sensor, changed mine on the kv6 auto,...

Crank sensor, changed mine on the kv6 auto, pretty certain I got to it from underneath, one 8mm bolt gearbox end of engine
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th February 2021, 21:44
Replies: 30
Views: 1,396
Posted By stocktake
Swapping/cleaning the switch pack would be my...

Swapping/cleaning the switch pack would be my next move.

Now if that doesn't work it was a long time ago when we worked on these but I do believe there are two lives to the switch pack maybe...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th February 2021, 18:41
Replies: 30
Views: 1,396
Posted By stocktake
Hi Chris, If you remove the larger of the two...

Hi Chris,
If you remove the larger of the two plugs from the switch pack, identify the orange and orange/red wires. connect these two wires to 12v pos and neg. If the loom is there and connected...
Forum: Social Forum 14th February 2021, 18:48
Replies: 10
Views: 414
Posted By stocktake
Hi Chris, hope it's been a great day under the...

Hi Chris, hope it's been a great day under the circumstances. :birthday::birthday:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th February 2021, 13:17
Replies: 25
Views: 1,496
Posted By stocktake
I can only say I know I'm not brave Ben :shrug:...

I can only say I know I'm not brave Ben :shrug: :getmecoat:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th February 2021, 16:11
Replies: 9
Views: 497
Posted By stocktake
Yup, I did this for a member at a Nano meet with...

Yup, I did this for a member at a Nano meet with a Dremel. Steady hand and a good pair of eyes or glasses :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th February 2021, 12:56
Replies: 16
Views: 868
Posted By stocktake
Great result and nice to see a post confirming...

Great result and nice to see a post confirming that the actions recommended provided a cure. :bowdown:
Forum: Social Forum 12th February 2021, 19:58
Replies: 141
Views: 14,549
Posted By stocktake
Hope you southerners can cope with this

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th February 2021, 14:21
Replies: 25
Views: 1,496
Posted By stocktake
Cannot believe this took well over 4 hours. After...

Cannot believe this took well over 4 hours. After a good couple of days soaking in plus gas the 15mm impact socket felt a good fit on the strut pinch bolt, Oh how wrong I was, I could feel this...
Forum: Social Forum 11th February 2021, 08:23
Replies: 14
Views: 367
Posted By stocktake
Have a great day (or night or evening) whatever...

Have a great day (or night or evening) whatever it is where you are :D
:birthday:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th February 2021, 19:13
Replies: 25
Views: 1,496
Posted By stocktake
Found a great how to ...

Found a great how to

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/1623601c20f726561.jpg
Forum: Social Forum 10th February 2021, 16:20
Replies: 18
Views: 815
Posted By stocktake
Message from Hannah, Sir Captain Tom's Daughter

Posted on social media

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Forum: Items Wanted 10th February 2021, 11:05
Replies: 3
Views: 130
Posted By stocktake
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MG-Rover-75-ZT-BMW-Lock...

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MG-Rover-75-ZT-BMW-Locking-Wheel-Nuts-Bolts-Key-Tool-Number-12-P-N-RRV100012-New/293836283612?fits=Car+Make%3ARover%7CModel%3A75&epid=16034389282&hash=item446a01dedc:g:k6cAA...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th February 2021, 09:42
Replies: 30
Views: 1,396
Posted By stocktake
Easy to check if they work. Supply 12v and neg to...

Easy to check if they work. Supply 12v and neg to the two wire plug they will open or close. reverse to polarity they will close or open.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th February 2021, 09:40
Replies: 30
Views: 1,396
Posted By stocktake
Yup :)

Yup :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th February 2021, 20:18
Replies: 33
Views: 1,650
Posted By stocktake
I'm currently with Autoaid and no complaints...

I'm currently with Autoaid and no complaints after recently having used them for the first time in many years, they have just advised me that "due to customer demand" they have switched to auto...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th February 2021, 20:03
Replies: 25
Views: 1,496
Posted By stocktake
Tart :p: (and i'm not waiting three month to...

Tart :p: (and i'm not waiting three month to re apply it :) )
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th February 2021, 19:59
Replies: 25
Views: 1,496
Posted By stocktake
1st dose of Plusgas applied :)

1st dose of Plusgas applied :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th February 2021, 19:53
Replies: 25
Views: 1,496
Posted By stocktake
Top mount was replaced around five year ago as...

Top mount was replaced around five year ago as was the spring (Rimmers), 5 yr for a spring is not long in my opinion, did both at same time passenger side is still looking good. Right hand side (...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th February 2021, 19:28
Replies: 25
Views: 1,496
Posted By stocktake
Booked in for two new tyres, twang.....

Isn't the cold weather wonderful. Booked in for a new pair of 225 45 18 on the front. Started car, cleared off the snow. Started to reverse out of the drive. Twang, car feels like its dragging. a...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th February 2021, 19:20
Replies: 14
Views: 760
Posted By stocktake
I've met Trikey it's true :D PS, I would need...

I've met Trikey it's true :D
PS, I would need two :D
Forum: Social Forum 9th February 2021, 17:41
Replies: 8
Views: 205
Posted By stocktake
Would it be possible to relocate the primary...

Would it be possible to relocate the primary meter downstream, after the tee for the new secondary meter, therefore making them both primarys?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th February 2021, 17:35
Replies: 30
Views: 1,396
Posted By stocktake
Yup :)

Yup :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th February 2021, 19:34
Replies: 133
Views: 5,208
Posted By stocktake
If the key worked manually before and no work has...

If the key worked manually before and no work has been done to the door it will be the cable that has snapped that connects the key assy to the lock assy. door open door card off and strip down reqd
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th February 2021, 18:46
Replies: 133
Views: 5,208
Posted By stocktake
The intelligent chargers will not charge a...

The intelligent chargers will not charge a totally flat battery, I have got around this before by bridging to pos and neg poles with a pp3 9v battery with the charger attached, this fools the charger...
Forum: Social Forum 7th February 2021, 16:28
Replies: 9
Views: 248
Posted By stocktake
Hope you're having a great day :)

Hope you're having a great day :)
Forum: Social Forum 6th February 2021, 06:09
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By stocktake
Happy birthday to a fellow Yorkshireman ...

Happy birthday to a fellow Yorkshireman
:birthday::birthday::birthday:
Forum: Social Forum 5th February 2021, 20:15
Replies: 34
Views: 1,201
Posted By stocktake
Oooo Primatic cylinder, ( power to your bubble:)...

Oooo Primatic cylinder, ( power to your bubble:) ) try explaining that one to the combi chuckers. It was hard enough trying to explain why the hot water return had to be the last return into the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th February 2021, 20:11
Replies: 35
Views: 1,482
Posted By stocktake
Glad to hear the fan is sorted, if you need any...

Glad to hear the fan is sorted, if you need any info on the Vis motors, guess what, your in the right place.
Forum: Events and Meets 5th February 2021, 15:03
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By stocktake
Aye, did this last year as well. I'll be in for...

Aye, did this last year as well. I'll be in for this :)
Forum: Social Forum 5th February 2021, 14:56
Replies: 34
Views: 1,201
Posted By stocktake
Done this many a time when installing combination...

Done this many a time when installing combination boilers, you can even assign it to its own zone so it has separate times.
Forum: Social Forum 5th February 2021, 13:54
Replies: 3
Views: 132
Posted By stocktake
How does the VPN perform Ron? it says unlimited...

How does the VPN perform Ron? it says unlimited data. could be good for streaming my TV package when abroad which has previously been blocked.
Forum: Social Forum 5th February 2021, 13:42
Replies: 3
Views: 132
Posted By stocktake
Opera as a browser?

Just downloaded Opera to my laptop to see what it is like, does anybody use it?
I see it has a built in free VPN.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th February 2021, 19:08
Replies: 12
Views: 707
Posted By stocktake
Snow mode sets you off in 2nd gear and changes up...

Snow mode sets you off in 2nd gear and changes up at lower revs. to be honest it is quite useful.

No doubt somebody from Sweden will be on after me telling me my right foot is too heavy :D :D :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th February 2021, 16:47
Replies: 35
Views: 1,482
Posted By stocktake
Thanks Simon, didn't know that :). my previous...

Thanks Simon, didn't know that :). my previous limited involvement with capacitors ( Fitted to fans on air circulation units) was that if the capacitor failed the fan wouldn't start but if started by...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th February 2021, 16:33
Replies: 21
Views: 1,198
Posted By stocktake
My suspicion is the drivers door lock has been...

My suspicion is the drivers door lock has been replaced and the "dog bone" bar wasn't refitted ;)
Forum: Humour Corner 4th February 2021, 13:39
Replies: 0
Views: 215
Posted By stocktake
When you cannot get to a T4

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/1623601bf8659fae0.jpg
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd February 2021, 14:31
Replies: 35
Views: 1,482
Posted By stocktake
Arctics photos showing the two components ...

Arctics photos showing the two components

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/1623601ab357f0986.jpg
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/1623601ab4ac22ff7.jpg
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd February 2021, 12:47
Replies: 35
Views: 1,482
Posted By stocktake
Looking at the pictures from Arctic, the 2nd...

Looking at the pictures from Arctic, the 2nd capacitor links the two outer pins (post 13 last picture). This is not present on the OP's pictures (post 10 pic 1) and hence the OP found it loose...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd February 2021, 07:27
Replies: 7
Views: 419
Posted By stocktake
It was nice to have a real face to face...

It was nice to have a real face to face conversation with somebody David. It was only possible as your place is on the way to the supermarket. I have been doing my neighbors shopping since March last...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd February 2021, 18:34
Replies: 18
Views: 815
Posted By stocktake
Remember Captain Sir Tom by his own saying: ...

Remember Captain Sir Tom by his own saying:
"Tomorrow will be a good day"
Thankyou Sir Tom for being a shining light in these dark times, your work is done, time to rest.
RIP
Forum: Social Forum 2nd February 2021, 06:34
Replies: 404
Views: 29,755
Posted By stocktake
Funny how you get a feel for people you have...

Funny how you get a feel for people you have never met, you can often tell by their posts if you "click".
That's how I and I am sure others on here feel about you Wes, you and I certainly share the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st February 2021, 19:25
Replies: 30
Views: 1,396
Posted By stocktake
This was a result of the ultimate remote kit...

This was a result of the ultimate remote kit developed by a previous member on here and I was lucky enough to work with him and others to develop this unit. Unfortunately it is no longer available....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st January 2021, 13:24
Replies: 30
Views: 1,396
Posted By stocktake
https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?...

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=245045
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th January 2021, 22:39
Replies: 26
Views: 1,103
Posted By stocktake
Far too slow a typist Norman :D :D :D

Far too slow a typist Norman :D :D :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th January 2021, 22:36
Replies: 26
Views: 1,103
Posted By stocktake
Quite understand what you are saying but...

Quite understand what you are saying but essentially the tank you are looking into is the expansion tank and not part of the main circulatory route. there will be a window where the expansion tank is...
Forum: Social Forum 30th January 2021, 22:31
Replies: 34
Views: 1,201
Posted By stocktake
Currently Mains gas is still the best option but...

Currently Mains gas is still the best option but that wasn't what you asked. Future proofing was the query.
As for gas conversion, I was around for the conversion from Towns gas to Natural Gas...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th January 2021, 22:15
Replies: 26
Views: 1,103
Posted By stocktake
There is no low coolant warning system on our...

There is no low coolant warning system on our cars as standard. it may be you have a small leak or an air bubble may have worked its way out but regardless of that top up the water to the max mark...
Forum: Social Forum 30th January 2021, 17:12
Replies: 34
Views: 1,201
Posted By stocktake
Air source and ground source heat pumps :) ...

Air source and ground source heat pumps :)
https://energysavingtrust.org.uk/air-source-heat-pumps-vs-ground-source-heat-pumps/
Forum: Social Forum 29th January 2021, 20:49
Replies: 104
Views: 4,519
Posted By stocktake
Hi Jon, My wife has had both Pfizer jabs, no...

Hi Jon,
My wife has had both Pfizer jabs, no checks are done prior to the injection, we are almost certain she has had C-19 previously firstly due to her exposure and secondly the fact that I have...
Forum: Humour Corner 29th January 2021, 14:23
Replies: 9
Pet
Views: 648
Posted By stocktake
Nobby.....

Nobby.....
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