Go Back   The 75 and ZT Owners Club Forums > Search Forums
Register FAQ Image Gallery Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Notices

Showing results 1 to 52 of 52
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: BRG75
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th February 2020, 12:27
Replies: 5
Views: 194
Posted By BRG75
There are two threads on the subject, both are in...

There are two threads on the subject, both are in the general forum, and started in Feb. They can also be found under "today's posts" at the moment.

look for :-
"Number Plates....."
&
"Road...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th February 2020, 00:19
Replies: 7
Views: 255
Posted By BRG75
5th Feb, (this year) in the general forum. I...

5th Feb, (this year) in the general forum.
I wrote about a supplier for the shaped rear plate, if that is what you mean by smiley.


Sorry, I don't know how to create a link to it.

Regards
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th February 2020, 19:50
Replies: 69
Views: 4,081
Posted By BRG75
I have often been amazed by the level of...

I have often been amazed by the level of knowledge available within this club, and realized that certain names kept cropping up in this connection. Brian was invariably amongst them, with a depth of...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South East 24th February 2020, 13:07
Replies: 18
Views: 646
Posted By BRG75
A quick reminder for our Breakfast Meet this...

A quick reminder for our Breakfast Meet this coming Sunday, 1st March.

The final anticipated number is 7 members, in 6 cars.

The Toby at Maidstone is next door to an (Aldi?) supermarket, and it...
Forum: Items Wanted 16th February 2020, 13:25
Replies: 10
Views: 365
Posted By BRG75
Well there's 3 available; auto, diesel, tourer,...

Well there's 3 available; auto, diesel, tourer, and all in dark blue.

But only one that may or may not have a sunroof. On looking again, I think it does.

It's KM 03 UYA, in Hayle, which I think...
Forum: Items Wanted 16th February 2020, 10:51
Replies: 10
Views: 365
Posted By BRG75
There's one on e-bay at the moment, with 2 bids...

There's one on e-bay at the moment, with 2 bids at £300.00

Diesel, Auto, Conny SE. If you look carefully at the 3rd or 4th photo in, it shows a sunroof, although no mention of it in the text.
...
Forum: Social Forum 15th February 2020, 18:21
Replies: 20
Views: 530
Posted By BRG75
Manufactured by English Electric, there used to...

Manufactured by English Electric, there used to be one just inside the perimeter of Rochester Airfield, on (I think) a display pedestal.

I've also had the privilege of standing up close (touch the...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South East 15th February 2020, 10:16
Replies: 18
Views: 646
Posted By BRG75
Thanks Gary, I've added you to the list (1st...

Thanks Gary,

I've added you to the list (1st post)

Regards

Mike
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South East 15th February 2020, 09:18
Replies: 18
Views: 646
Posted By BRG75
I asked the question "are there enough of us" -...

I asked the question "are there enough of us" - Well yes, there are.

An invitation to a breakfast meet in MAIDSTONE, on Sunday March 1st 2020, has now been responded to as follows :-

Booked in...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 14th February 2020, 16:09
Replies: 25
Views: 867
Posted By BRG75
NANO Meets

Can you tell me what NANO stands for please.

Only for curiosities sake, as your write up explains exactly what goes on.

Thanks

Mike
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South East 6th February 2020, 13:26
Replies: 18
Views: 646
Posted By BRG75
Hi Unicorn1, Look forward to seeing you, the...

Hi Unicorn1,

Look forward to seeing you, the breakfast is a rolling buffet thing, but tea / coffee is also sold separately.

If you want to PM me with your mobile number, I'll reciprocate, and...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South East 6th February 2020, 10:06
Replies: 18
Views: 646
Posted By BRG75
Lord of the Hogg, Thanks for your interest,...

Lord of the Hogg,

Thanks for your interest, and I'm hopeful now that there will be further meets.

My thoughts are to use 2 or 3 venues, with locations geared to attendees addresses, on a...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South East 6th February 2020, 09:56
Replies: 18
Views: 646
Posted By BRG75
Thanks Jennifer, glad you will be there. ...

Thanks Jennifer, glad you will be there.

I'll send you a pm re roof rack / bars.

Regards
Mike
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th February 2020, 08:23
Replies: 12
Views: 508
Posted By BRG75
Your post might be very timely. I am about...

Your post might be very timely.

I am about to do the opposite. I have bought a wood / leather wheel which has already been cut to accommodate Cruise Control, which I don't have on my 1.8 (none of...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South East 6th February 2020, 08:11
Replies: 18
Views: 646
Posted By BRG75
Thank you, you're on the list. As others...

Thank you, you're on the list.

As others seem to do, I have now posted the list at the end of the invitation post (No.1)
and will keep this updated.

Regards

Mike
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South East 5th February 2020, 21:18
Replies: 18
Views: 646
Posted By BRG75
Thanks for your support, much appreciated. I...

Thanks for your support, much appreciated.

I hope you can make it, and look forward to seeing you.

PS I also speak MG-B. with a not yet back on the road '66 roadster at the back of my garage,...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South East 5th February 2020, 17:35
Replies: 18
Views: 646
Posted By BRG75
Thank you, You're on the list. Mike

Thank you,

You're on the list.

Mike
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th February 2020, 11:18
Replies: 3
Views: 501
Posted By BRG75
Road Legal Shaped Rear No. Plate.

Not very easy to order, these days, without risking the top copies of your documentation in the post.

Best Plate, in Blackpool, would appear to be a major player, and supply into the motor trade....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th February 2020, 09:30
Replies: 25
Views: 912
Posted By BRG75
Very Interesting, I've tried to google...

Very Interesting,

I've tried to google Lates, using the Birmingham area, without any luck.

Can someone provide their details please.

Regards

Mike
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South East 4th February 2020, 08:03
Replies: 18
Views: 646
Posted By BRG75
Restarting meets in the south east

PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGED TO 1st MARCH, due to clash with Classic Car Show, London


Are there enough of us?

A breakfast meet is arranged for SUNDAY 1st MARCH, at the Toby in MAIDSTONE. 9.15 to...
Forum: The Freebies Bazaar 3rd February 2020, 20:09
Replies: 2
Views: 104
Posted By BRG75
Locking Tool

I'll send you a PM
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st February 2020, 10:20
Replies: 15
Views: 914
Posted By BRG75
Just unpacked one. Not used it yet, but, it...

Just unpacked one.

Not used it yet, but, it looks like a serious piece of kit.

I would say Trade, rather than DIY.

I'm greatful for the nod on this one.

Mike
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th January 2020, 14:25
Replies: 24
Views: 1,094
Posted By BRG75
Please put me down for a pair of front doors,...

Please put me down for a pair of front doors, Rover Mk1, please.

Regards

Mike
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 28th January 2020, 14:58
Replies: 11
Views: 846
Posted By BRG75
Thanks very much for link to diagrams. ...

Thanks very much for link to diagrams.

Earlier in the post a similar one has been offered, but was a little distorted when I opened it. This link is fine, plus it shows K-bus connections, which I...
Forum: Items Wanted 28th January 2020, 09:49
Replies: 1
Views: 206
Posted By BRG75
A gentle reminder on this, I think it's called a...

A gentle reminder on this, I think it's called a bump.
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 28th January 2020, 08:41
Replies: 11
Views: 846
Posted By BRG75
Thanks for your reply. Clearly the upgrade...

Thanks for your reply.

Clearly the upgrade to a Symphony (non-factory installed) was possible, and (possibly not quite as simply) must still be.

Whether the change will also benefit from the...
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 26th January 2020, 08:52
Replies: 11
Views: 846
Posted By BRG75
Symphony Radio

Very informative, thank you.

However, does this mean that simply swapping out a Harmony unit, and replacing it with a Symphony, is not a true factory installation?

In other words, apart from...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd January 2020, 08:13
Replies: 81
Views: 5,779
Posted By BRG75
This 75 Cabriolet must surely elevate the 75 / ZT...

This 75 Cabriolet must surely elevate the 75 / ZT per se, within the classic car movement.

There may well be a readership / generation who have (so far) only glanced at these cars, without looking...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th January 2020, 11:03
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By BRG75
I believe that part No. RRB 100 450 are...

I believe that part No. RRB 100 450 are exclusively for
15" Y Spoke Alloys
15" Broad Spoke Alloys

Mike
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th January 2020, 09:49
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By BRG75
Wood Rim Steering Wheels

In an early sales brochure that I have, the wood rim wheel is clearly photographed with "thumb rests".

Two little humps at about 9 and 3 o'clock.

Does any one know if these made it into...
Forum: Items Wanted 15th January 2020, 16:28
Replies: 13
Views: 638
Posted By BRG75
Not to worry, thanks for looking anyway. Mike

Not to worry, thanks for looking anyway.

Mike
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th January 2020, 17:51
Replies: 19
Views: 1,152
Posted By BRG75
Red face It's never easy to obtain the best of both...

It's never easy to obtain the best of both worlds, your quandary seems to be today's luxury, and enjoyment, versus tomorrow's cost effective transport.

So how does this sound?

I would say,...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: London & The South 12th January 2020, 16:01
Replies: 57
Views: 2,241
Posted By BRG75
May we add our thanks also, for a pleasant hour...

May we add our thanks also, for a pleasant hour or so in like minded company.

Mike & Jan

BRG75
Forum: Items Wanted 12th January 2020, 13:32
Replies: 13
Views: 638
Posted By BRG75
Hi Arctic, I am also looking out for one of...

Hi Arctic,

I am also looking out for one of these, but wouldn't dream of jumping in on this post.

If however there is now a second (working when removed) one available, may I offer £25.00 plus...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th January 2020, 11:30
Replies: 41
Views: 2,296
Posted By BRG75
Of great relevance to this post, is a post from...

Of great relevance to this post, is a post from Bolin, on the 9th Jan. 2020 at 21.48; entitled "Info from Gates.............."

Apparently Gates were the OEM (original equipment manufacturer) for...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th January 2020, 08:17
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By BRG75
Very interesting and informative, with pictures...

Very interesting and informative, with pictures of (probably premature) damage caused by various alignment / tension problems, other than just mileage.

However, have I missed something about the...
Forum: Items Wanted 6th January 2020, 09:34
Replies: 1
Views: 206
Posted By BRG75
Sunroof Manual Opening Tool

The opening tool is, I believe, a round cranked bar with an allen key fitted into one end, possibly 6 - 8 inches long in total.

It may not be an allen key, but something similar.

I have seen...
Forum: The Freebies Bazaar 6th January 2020, 08:28
Replies: 2
Views: 270
Posted By BRG75
I am missing/ interested in an offside one. ...

I am missing/ interested in an offside one.

From your photo, it appears to be a nearside one; unless it has been photographed from the back.
Studying the lugs and spacer / dimples, I can't be...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: London & The South 4th January 2020, 15:55
Replies: 57
Views: 2,241
Posted By BRG75
Good Afternoon to you. Do you have room for...

Good Afternoon to you.

Do you have room for two more please, both eating.

I did meet some of you at Guildford, last summer, when I had just bought a 1.8,
which is still not an everyday on the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st October 2019, 09:54
Replies: 24
Views: 1,049
Posted By BRG75
I have just re-read the correspondence regarding...

I have just re-read the correspondence regarding burnt out fans, and realize that it is in fact quite clear, the 2 speed fans use 4 brushes, with two of them "doubled up".

Regards

BRG75 (Mike)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st October 2019, 09:39
Replies: 24
Views: 1,049
Posted By BRG75
If I might come back in on this, When I...

If I might come back in on this,

When I wrote the original txt, I had spoken to Engineering Carbon Products the previous day.

They confirmed that they would now supply either 3 or 4 brushes per...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd October 2019, 14:05
Replies: 24
Views: 1,049
Posted By BRG75
Thanks for your response, Arctic. I think...

Thanks for your response, Arctic.

I think that your experience of early fans on later cars, ties in totally with what SD1too advised me of, when he vetted my original text. I covered it in para....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd October 2019, 06:55
Replies: 12
Views: 1,019
Posted By BRG75
This is interesting, in so much as it is a 1.8, 2...

This is interesting, in so much as it is a 1.8, 2 speed, 3 wire, early type fan. i.e. 3 brushes.

The brush holder backplate clearly has 4 brush holders, which suggests that both the 2 speed and 3...
Forum: Items Wanted 15th October 2019, 14:11
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By BRG75
Thanks, you have a PM.

Thanks, you have a PM.
Forum: Items Wanted 15th October 2019, 11:51
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By BRG75
e-Zee K-Bus Temperature Gauge

A bit of a long shot, but I would like to buy one of these.

If any member is breaking a car that has one, please message me with a price.

My understanding is that the gauge is oval, and fits...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st October 2019, 09:17
Replies: 24
Views: 1,049
Posted By BRG75
How to identify a cooling fan type

I would like to thank SD1too, who has vetted this content for accuracy, and added a few comments for completeness.

Whilst this site contains a wealth of information on cooling fans, may I suggest...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: London & The South 8th July 2019, 07:06
Replies: 49
Views: 2,934
Posted By BRG75
Good Morning to all the members that I met...

Good Morning to all the members that I met yesterday, on your display stand.

I received a warm welcome, and a very unexpected (but appreciated) bottle of Old Hooky bitter, all the way from Hook...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South East 21st June 2019, 07:34
Replies: 10
Views: 10,351
Posted By BRG75
Please add me in to this, I'm in the M20, 25, 26...

Please add me in to this, I'm in the M20, 25, 26 triangle

Will be collecting a low mileage 2002 75 1.8 Club SE Saloon early July, as my weekend car.
I still have the original OEM roof bars from...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th June 2019, 16:40
Replies: 907
Views: 673,704
Posted By BRG75
Good Afternoon, If you have any left, I...

Good Afternoon,

If you have any left, I would like 1 set please.

Can you message me with payment details.

Mike
BRG75
Forum: Social Forum 20th June 2019, 08:42
Replies: 4
Views: 298
Posted By BRG75
South East meeting venues.

Good Morning,

First let me say that I'm not very good with web sites, and realise that the answer may already be here somewhere.

I am loking for your meeting venue(s) in the Kent, Sussex area,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th November 2013, 18:02
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By BRG75
Thank You, The soft spot has been there a...

Thank You,

The soft spot has been there a long time, and not just Rover; however, amongst my past cars are:-

1966 Rover 2000 Privately Owned, but 100,000 miles on company business / expenses...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th November 2013, 13:09
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By BRG75
New Member / Old Car

I have just registered as BRG75, in your club; the reason being that I intend to buy a 75 at some time in the new year.

I was fortunate to take delivery of a 75 1.8 club, on the 5th April 2000....
Showing results 1 to 52 of 52

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 12:15.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © 2006-2020, The Rover 75 & MG ZT Owners Club Ltd