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Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2022, 10:11
Replies: 15
Views: 275
Posted By Arctic
They need the money as Derby council set aside...

They need the money as Derby council set aside £200,000 for the queens jubilee this summer :shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th May 2022, 10:06
Replies: 13,655
Views: 1,426,216
Posted By Arctic
HI Kevin. Reversing light switch...

HI Kevin.
Reversing light switch and handbrake jobs are that hard to tackle, how are you with spanners, and is your health ok to carry out small jobs.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th May 2022, 09:56
Replies: 7
Views: 843
Posted By Arctic
Hi Wayne. Nice feeling when a job...

Hi Wayne.
Nice feeling when a job goes to plan, i wonder what your next job will be, rear blind maybe if you do not have one.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th May 2022, 14:12
Replies: 9
Views: 202
Posted By Arctic
#Hi John. The pipe only attaches...

#Hi John.
The pipe only attaches to two end one being behind the oval vent, the onto a plastic connector attached to the fan shrouding, pic 2

https://i.imgur.com/Q3kZsG3l.jpg1
...
Forum: Social Forum 19th May 2022, 13:58
Replies: 162
Views: 4,289
Posted By Arctic
Makes not one bit of difference they are all...

Makes not one bit of difference they are all liars, cannot answer a simple yes or no question, how many other jobs do you know of that you can drink alcohol while being a work, isn't it supposed to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th May 2022, 13:49
Replies: 24
Views: 801
Posted By Arctic
That car does not look like an SE no double...

That car does not look like an SE no double piping on the seats, usually as wooden steering wheel, no sunroof, intercooler pipe is past it's best swollen, considering it's a one owner the MOTs are...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th May 2022, 10:13
Replies: 3
Views: 93
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave. Albers car as the...

Hi Dave.
Albers car as the projectors
https://i.imgur.com/apZeHMcl.jpg1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th May 2022, 23:06
Replies: 2
Views: 99
Posted By Arctic
I think Andy (trikey) may have a few drop him a...

I think Andy (trikey) may have a few drop him a PM ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th May 2022, 17:54
Replies: 5
Views: 241
Posted By Arctic
HI Dave. Looks like some sort of...

HI Dave.
Looks like some sort of cap of a bottle fluid of some sort, certainly not seen that on any our cars, good idea to change out the injector connectors did mine back in 2012
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th May 2022, 17:37
Replies: 7
Views: 283
Posted By Arctic
Hi Rob. I have received your PM and...

Hi Rob.
I have received your PM and replied to it for you cheers Arctic. ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th May 2022, 23:43
Replies: 3
Views: 157
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Martin use...

[QUOTE]]

Martin
use https://imgur.com/ then post up the photos.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th May 2022, 23:14
Replies: 7
Views: 283
Posted By Arctic
This is what you need to look for under the seat....

This is what you need to look for under the seat.
https://i.imgur.com/FPiH7sUl.jpg1

?

Yes the seats will work if the wiring is there.

[/QUOTE]

If wiring is not there have the wiring...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th May 2022, 17:01
Replies: 19
Views: 4,921
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. Hopefully these photos &...

Hi John.
Hopefully these photos & measurements will help, and your box contains the same size O-rings.

https://i.imgur.com/QWN8FuIl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/E6rOpn2l.jpg2
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th May 2022, 13:20
Replies: 8
Views: 257
Posted By Arctic
Arrh the glass hatch guard, as above never heard...

Arrh the glass hatch guard, as above never heard of one, would it be to stop the dog from trying to jump out or to stop the dog from biting someone if the hatch was open and dog in the back.

If...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th May 2022, 10:25
Replies: 8
Views: 257
Posted By Arctic
HI Rob One of these you mean. ...

HI Rob
One of these you mean.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/154991092823?hash=item2416306457:g:Eg4AAOSwsMhifNsl
https://i.imgur.com/qqxthTZl.jpg1

Or are you referring to the load cover...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th May 2022, 09:58
Replies: 9
Views: 199
Posted By Arctic
I think Ken may have the right guess the scuttle...

I think Ken may have the right guess the scuttle clips will let water in due to the felt type seal around them, remove the scuttle which means you need to remove the window wipers, once the scuttle...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th May 2022, 15:42
Replies: 19
Views: 4,921
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. You can get them from here...

Hi John.
You can get them from here below.

https://www.dmgrs.co.uk/collections/seals-washers-and-o-rings/products/rover-75-mg-zt-cdti-viton-intercooler-o-rings-kit
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th May 2022, 15:38
Replies: 14
Views: 513
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Jim. The psi at 36 is...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Jim.
The psi at 36 is a bit to high set them at 32psi all round, they should be 32 front and 30 rear, but i like mine 32psi on each corner.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th May 2022, 15:10
Replies: 11
Views: 264
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave. Yes i remember, if you can...

Hi Dave.
Yes i remember, if you can check and feel round the hose to see if it secure, the hose should only have coolant passing through, even though it's joined to the oil cooler, which...
Forum: Items Wanted 16th May 2022, 12:22
Replies: 6
Views: 169
Posted By Arctic
Hi Tony. Stick with what Dave as...

Hi Tony.
Stick with what Dave as pointed out, that's what i will do when i need some as we all will in the end, most the others sold will be the Indian cheap ones which are not great and...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th May 2022, 11:53
Replies: 11
Views: 264
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave. Can you see the hose in...

Hi Dave.
Can you see the hose in the photo below.
https://i.imgur.com/LjzmJJ6l.jpg1

PS try and get your self a cheap set of sockets you need 8mm for engine cover bolts which there...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th May 2022, 19:12
Replies: 24
Views: 801
Posted By Arctic
Hi Robert. Does it have to be an...

Hi Robert.
Does it have to be an MGZTT what about a Contemporary which is a cross over of both R75 and the above, and does it have to be a manual.

this looks nice....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th May 2022, 15:02
Replies: 16
Views: 521
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Michael Caine does

[/QUOTE]

Michael Caine does
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th May 2022, 10:16
Replies: 24
Views: 801
Posted By Arctic
Check out it's MOT below. Click the link and add...

Check out it's MOT below. Click the link and add the reg

https://www.check-mot.service.gov.uk/
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th May 2022, 08:49
Replies: 16
Views: 521
Posted By Arctic
Hi Chris. You say the fan is...

Hi Chris.
You say the fan is working have you done the demist test? also as above the original thermostats on the diesel tend to open slowly, so maybe it's not fully open when you go up...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th May 2022, 08:43
Replies: 7
Views: 220
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave. Mike & Gary are correct...

Hi Dave.
Mike & Gary are correct only to fixings one and bolt hidden behind some rubber ducting at the top and rear of starter, the other is a bolt and nut at the bottom, what you are...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th May 2022, 08:37
Replies: 8
Views: 366
Posted By Arctic
Hi Steve. The original radiators...

Hi Steve.
The original radiators are well protected as the condenser cover it from the front along with the intercooler, very rare any damaged from the exposed rear of rad, check the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th May 2022, 02:58
Replies: 13,655
Views: 1,426,216
Posted By Arctic
Hi Gary. I would like to think...

Hi Gary.
I would like to think after the work you have done on the starter that the car will fire up and start first time, make sure the battery is also fully charged.
Forum: Social Forum 13th May 2022, 13:18
Replies: 39
Views: 1,703
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]As Queen Victoria said ‘Let them eat cake....

[QUOTE]As Queen Victoria said ‘Let them eat cake. ������



]

"Qu'ils mangent de la brioche"


I doubt you would even be able to live on cake now it's too expensive, :D only people like (...
Forum: Social Forum 13th May 2022, 13:05
Replies: 13
Views: 330
Posted By Arctic
Hi Ken A mot now on average costs...

Hi Ken
A mot now on average costs £45.00 so if the GOV have their way that would be split in two over the 2yr period £22.50 so basically the same it's just a GOV look what we are offering...
Forum: Social Forum 13th May 2022, 10:16
Replies: 13
Views: 330
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE] ] We may not have a...

[QUOTE]



]


We may not have a say if you wanted to take your car every year, if they decide that the earliest date is month before the mot is due as it is now, therefore 23 months.

Why...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th May 2022, 14:32
Replies: 14
Views: 513
Posted By Arctic
I wonder if the car need four wheel alignment if...

I wonder if the car need four wheel alignment if the rear are going the same way? either way it needs to looked at properly.
Forum: Social Forum 12th May 2022, 02:15
Replies: 11
Views: 341
Posted By Arctic
Open to abuse and it amounts to passing the book.

Open to abuse and it amounts to passing the book.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th May 2022, 00:14
Replies: 12
Views: 439
Posted By Arctic
Hi Alistair. Yes that was me way...

Hi Alistair.
Yes that was me way back in 2011 quite soon after i made up an extra loom to fit to the car through the wheel arch liner latch, which then fits to the fan and i test them...
Forum: Items Wanted 11th May 2022, 13:58
Replies: 15
Views: 387
Posted By Arctic
I think i said that in post 5 change the unit or...

I think i said that in post 5 change the unit or at least check the wiring to the plug.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th May 2022, 12:53
Replies: 35
Views: 1,682
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. A very good option even...

Hi Mike.
A very good option even easier if you jack up the car and take the wheel off ;) and once bonnet is open you can charge the battery up or connect to another battery.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th May 2022, 11:42
Replies: 14
Views: 513
Posted By Arctic
Maybe tyre out of round oval or wheels out of...

Maybe tyre out of round oval or wheels out of round? have you taken it to tyre place to see what they think.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th May 2022, 11:21
Replies: 35
Views: 1,682
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] No don't do that follow post 6...

[/QUOTE]


No don't do that follow post 6 and also maybe remove the thumb chrome piece off the door, when you swapped the door over did you not realise then that the key hole was not there?

I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th May 2022, 10:49
Replies: 1
Views: 201
Posted By Arctic
Hi Shaun. Try sending mickyboy a...

Hi Shaun.
Try sending mickyboy a PM he may have one on his cars he is breaking ?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th May 2022, 10:01
Replies: 13,655
Views: 1,426,216
Posted By Arctic
Hi Gary. First clean the the spade...

Hi Gary.
First clean the the spade end on the starter motor then you most likely will need to change out the starter contacts & plunger, link below will help....
Forum: Social Forum 9th May 2022, 13:55
Replies: 6
Views: 239
Posted By Arctic
Thumbs down Not so nice

Violent you mean and a wife beater :eek:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th May 2022, 10:33
Replies: 8
Views: 321
Posted By Arctic
I agree with Paul, get a second opinion,...

I agree with Paul, get a second opinion, something does not sound right with the garages find? did they state what in particular is wrong with the front suspension, springs, bearings, arms, :shrug:
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th May 2022, 10:05
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Mike. Always better...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Mike.
Always better to have a clean manifold, EGR, and MAP sensor, including nice clean air filter, fuel filter, etc before having a 160 upgrade, or at least make sure you...
Forum: Items Wanted 8th May 2022, 22:27
Replies: 15
Views: 387
Posted By Arctic
I would imagine it is easier to just swap and...

I would imagine it is easier to just swap and change out the unit, rather than try to remove the button, also investigate why your button as melted ? shorting maybe, you do not want a fire.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th May 2022, 10:45
Replies: 5
Views: 376
Posted By Arctic
Hi David. A few links below for you...

Hi David.
A few links below for you to read ;)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th May 2022, 00:31
Replies: 18
Views: 894
Posted By Arctic
Hi Steve. lucky i was not looking...

Hi Steve.
lucky i was not looking to purchase any, just took a look and posted up that they are no longer available due to being sold out, i have a feeling i have about four good used...
Forum: Social Forum 7th May 2022, 00:23
Replies: 39
Views: 1,703
Posted By Arctic
I wonder how long it will take to get moved to...

I wonder how long it will take to get moved to the place it should be, any savings you have will soon be taken up, as the interest on it is very poor, and that is what the very wealthy want you to be...
Forum: Social Forum 7th May 2022, 00:10
Replies: 8
Views: 387
Posted By Arctic
Not right away i bet, most likely by the great...

Not right away i bet, most likely by the great date of 2030 :D
Forum: Social Forum 7th May 2022, 00:09
Replies: 8
Views: 387
Posted By Arctic
I agree with Graham, and have done for a very...

I agree with Graham, and have done for a very long time, it will help pay for a bit of electric and gas at least a few weeks anyway. :eek:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th May 2022, 10:36
Replies: 35
Views: 1,682
Posted By Arctic
Arh Dave never thought of that, i wonder which...

Arh Dave never thought of that, i wonder which bright spark came up with doing away with passenger door key holes on cars in the first place, we always had key holes on both door years and years ago.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th May 2022, 10:29
Replies: 8
Views: 370
Posted By Arctic
Is this why I was feeling drowsy, I wonder? Lack...

Is this why I was feeling drowsy, I wonder? Lack of oxygen?[/QUOTE]

personally i would check the air filter, also the PCV filter well all filters if that is how they serviced the car.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th May 2022, 10:17
Replies: 35
Views: 1,682
Posted By Arctic
The only way there could be no key aperture is...

The only way there could be no key aperture is that the wrong thumb cap as been put on the door?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th May 2022, 10:07
Replies: 18
Views: 894
Posted By Arctic
If from here they are out of stock. ...

If from here they are out of stock.
https://www.xjrover.co.uk/product/rover-75-mgzt-front-bumper-end-retaining-clips-2-dyc101530/150
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th May 2022, 10:31
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By Arctic
The intercooler plastic bend still remained the...

The intercooler plastic bend still remained the same on the later models, so therefore should have grooves for O rings.

https://i.imgur.com/LOh73Jfl.jpg1

Also your car should be a 131 and not a...
Forum: Social Forum 5th May 2022, 00:06
Replies: 17
Views: 827
Posted By Arctic
Try phoning the court again saying would you be...

Try phoning the court again saying would you be able to claim money lost from taking time of work due to their incompetence dealing with it from the start.

Surely you should be able to claim from...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th May 2022, 23:56
Replies: 13
Views: 840
Posted By Arctic
It's a long shot but maybe take a look at the...

It's a long shot but maybe take a look at the lambda sensor, the wiring can chaff and cause your trouble? it chaff on the heat shield.

https://i.imgur.com/ROiodCtl.jpg1
...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 4th May 2022, 23:41
Replies: 10
Views: 413
Posted By Arctic
Thumbs up Let The games Begin

Hi Rob.
Excellent news i think we are all getting withdrawal symptoms by now, so yes great to hear the news of some dates, i will attend both dates all being well, usual items in tow,...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th May 2022, 23:26
Replies: 86
Views: 5,430
Posted By Arctic
Key hole surgery :D ...

Key hole surgery :D

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=129825


I did mine back in 2014 but alas all the photo are missing now.:mad:
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th May 2022, 01:14
Replies: 7
Views: 370
Posted By Arctic
Hi Terry. Sorry i was referring to...

Hi Terry.
Sorry i was referring to early type large fuse, please follow what others have stated will double check in my later book tomorrow. :duh:

PS found it now amongst the 30,000...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th May 2022, 01:05
Replies: 7
Views: 370
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. Yes sorry meant early...

Hi Simon.
Yes sorry meant early type now corrected, All three books say the same ;)

https://i.imgur.com/FdE9uBYl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/SssjcNdl.jpg2
...
Forum: Social Forum 4th May 2022, 00:23
Replies: 19
Views: 807
Posted By Arctic
set your safe search on your phones and PC you...

set your safe search on your phones and PC you dirty old men :D


Another none car related thread i have unsubscribed from.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd May 2022, 11:53
Replies: 7
Views: 370
Posted By Arctic
Hi Terry. Which fuse box layout do...

Hi Terry.
Which fuse box layout do you have in your 2003 model.

Later type fuse box small fuses.

https://i.imgur.com/tt9ADjSl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/bLEN1eWl.jpg2

Early...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd May 2022, 19:32
Replies: 157
Views: 5,843
Posted By Arctic
All propaganda.

All propaganda.
Forum: Technology Forum 2nd May 2022, 10:31
Replies: 11
Views: 502
Posted By Arctic
most banks already have this below on their...

most banks already have this below on their sites.

trusteer endpoint protection windows 10.

Also doesn't windows have defender, i thought avast slows down your PC ?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd May 2022, 10:13
Replies: 13,655
Views: 1,426,216
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave. Yes well worth the time to...

Hi Dave.
Yes well worth the time to sort out, maybe only take you about an hour overall first time, if you were closer i could have swapped it out for you as i have two already...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st May 2022, 23:53
Replies: 13,655
Views: 1,426,216
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave Follow the link below and...

Hi Dave
Follow the link below and it will help you get it sorted out.

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=227316
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st May 2022, 10:42
Replies: 13
Views: 995
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andrew Good point and will...

Hi Andrew
Good point and will most certainly have got worse in the 12 last months unless the owner had gotten them done which i doubt.

Over priced by £2000
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st May 2022, 01:35
Replies: 6
Views: 335
Posted By Arctic
Another way to do it is push back as far as you...

Another way to do it is push back as far as you can the old rubber hanger, insert the new hanger onto the pins, once they are started or even on with the old ones if enough room can be gained, then...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th April 2022, 14:04
Replies: 7
Views: 516
Posted By Arctic
The answer is yes, but you still need to adjust...

The answer is yes, but you still need to adjust them a little one in one way, and the other the other way, (ie) front wheel first on one bike, then handle first on the other, once the rear shelf...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th April 2022, 10:37
Replies: 24
Views: 1,922
Posted By Arctic
When I get it back I'll put up a few...

When I get it back I'll put up a few pics.[/QUOTE]

And there is your problem nowa days loyalty means nothing, well it does easy to rip off that's how these guys think, it even happens with...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th April 2022, 10:24
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By Arctic
This post shows you the allen key one. ...

This post shows you the allen key one.
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=1456417&postcount=16

Photo of the later ones.
https://i.imgur.com/zkmUL84l.jpg1
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th April 2022, 10:08
Replies: 55
Views: 7,189
Posted By Arctic
Wow David you can pick up another H CR_V for that...

Wow David you can pick up another H CR_V for that sort of money.




Hi Simon congrats on the pass ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th April 2022, 10:00
Replies: 35
Views: 1,582
Posted By Arctic
There are a couple of second hand ones in Spain...

There are a couple of second hand ones in Spain if you needed one or maybe ask on here try Mickyboy he may have some ;)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th April 2022, 00:37
Replies: 10
Views: 544
Posted By Arctic
Hi Ron. Like this you mean :D strip...

Hi Ron.
Like this you mean :D strip wires back twist together and add a little heat shrink, then plug it back in.

https://i.imgur.com/32jlk48l.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/0J4Z3uIl.jpg2
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th April 2022, 00:31
Replies: 10
Views: 544
Posted By Arctic
Photo says it all ;) ...

Photo says it all ;)

https://i.imgur.com/IV5u1yUl.jpg1

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

And you know where the other end fits :} black connector
https://i.imgur.com/hRydSaHl.jpg3
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th April 2022, 00:15
Replies: 55
Views: 7,189
Posted By Arctic
HI Paul Congrats on your pass car...

HI Paul
Congrats on your pass car looks really good ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th April 2022, 00:45
Replies: 13
Views: 2,625
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Craig. have you...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Craig.
have you checked that its not the resistor pack or fuse first, what are your symptoms?

https://i.imgur.com/UW7w1lml.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/D5vQUhHl.jpg2
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd April 2022, 10:03
Replies: 7
Views: 547
Posted By Arctic
This one you mean. ...

This one you mean.


https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=300453
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd April 2022, 01:58
Replies: 6
Views: 433
Posted By Arctic
Petrol & diesel plenum tubes are in the same...

Petrol & diesel plenum tubes are in the same place, and the same tubes.

Diesel
https://i.imgur.com/VnZTHFdl.jpg1

petrol
https://i.imgur.com/zo93OmRl.jpg2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd April 2022, 01:46
Replies: 22
Views: 1,287
Posted By Arctic
Nice to hear you got it sorted, did Chris say...

Nice to hear you got it sorted, did Chris say which wire it was, one to the ECU maybe ?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd April 2022, 01:34
Replies: 6
Views: 452
Posted By Arctic
Is it cranking over or just dead, any click etc...

Is it cranking over or just dead, any click etc or lights flashing ? if not it could be the starter motor, clean the spade end on the starter.

https://i.imgur.com/XtHerYMl.jpg1
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd April 2022, 15:18
Replies: 35
Views: 1,582
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Mine took three weeks to dry out...

[QUOTE]]

Mine took three weeks to dry out completely :eek:
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 22nd April 2022, 15:16
Replies: 34
Views: 2,634
Posted By Arctic
:wantpics:

:wantpics:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd April 2022, 14:57
Replies: 6
Views: 433
Posted By Arctic
Hi Stefan. YES quite a task but...

Hi Stefan.
YES quite a task but doable, as you did remove the scuttle panel, ECU on a diesel as that too is in the way, pollen filter.

Then using pliers remove the old tube, then use...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st April 2022, 13:40
Replies: 5
Views: 384
Posted By Arctic
Hi Keith. It is a job we will all...

Hi Keith.
It is a job we will all be doing sooner or later, this is the thread you need to be reading ;)


https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=309426
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st April 2022, 10:54
Replies: 8
Views: 439
Posted By Arctic
The same job was required on a local members car...

The same job was required on a local members car the weekend just gone, always best to replace with alloy washers or discs as if metal ones are use they will do just the same as the original washers...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th April 2022, 08:57
Replies: 15
Views: 848
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. If you are up for the job...

Hi John.
If you are up for the job and you want to cleanout the washer bottle properly, then remove the front bumper which takes about 20 minutes, you will then have complete access to...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th April 2022, 01:59
Replies: 45
Views: 2,101
Posted By Arctic
This is the bush and arm i replaced last year...

This is the bush and arm i replaced last year when i first used my hydraulic press to carefully press the new bush on to a new arm as there is no other way of doing it without modifying ether the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th April 2022, 10:14
Replies: 6
Views: 433
Posted By Arctic
HI John. In most cases the answer is...

HI John.
In most cases the answer is yes, unless the ABS sensor as been damaged, first you need to get the hub off and take a visual look at the back plate and wheel bearing.

If the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th April 2022, 01:54
Replies: 11
Views: 920
Posted By Arctic
Hi Phil. When you get time replace...

Hi Phil.
When you get time replace the hose with a new one, it as most likely seen better days by now, also fit new Viton O-rings at the same time you will then have no worry of it happing...
Forum: Social Forum 17th April 2022, 10:10
Replies: 248
Views: 10,765
Posted By Arctic
Another Priti Patel pie in the sky scheme, as she...

Another Priti Patel pie in the sky scheme, as she as not got a clue how to do the job she is in, get rid right away.

Quick clip from Guardian.

Priti Patel could face a Home Office mutiny over...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th April 2022, 22:34
Replies: 98
Views: 3,891
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. I am presuming you have...

Hi John.
I am presuming you have got the outer ball joint separated, also the wishbone bush unbolted, if so have you tried a hydraulic bottle jack like the one below.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th April 2022, 21:37
Replies: 13,655
Views: 1,426,216
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andy. The lower wishbone bush does...

Hi Andy.
The lower wishbone bush does not look to clever either, it needs more than a clutch by the looks of it. :eek: back plate as seen better days also.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th April 2022, 23:19
Replies: 5
Views: 396
Posted By Arctic
Hi Sean. Thank you for the thanks,...

Hi Sean.
Thank you for the thanks, glad you got it sorted, they are a lot better than the original ones as the head of the mount is wider so the engine bracket sits better on it in my...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th April 2022, 10:15
Replies: 45
Views: 2,101
Posted By Arctic
I have a set of these in the stores ready if and...

I have a set of these in the stores ready if and when i may need them.
https://i.imgur.com/lEyHC8sl.jpg1

Also a set of these.
https://i.imgur.com/CQ1Hp0vl.jpg2

The ends look quite smooth...
Forum: Social Forum 14th April 2022, 09:57
Replies: 162
Views: 4,289
Posted By Arctic
One of the other liar's Gove maybe, Dominic Raab,...

One of the other liar's Gove maybe, Dominic Raab, they all use the same shower, and shirt house.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th April 2022, 02:18
Replies: 55
Views: 7,189
Posted By Arctic
Hi Maninder. Thanks now it...

Hi Maninder.
Thanks now it all starts again, getting on top of the jobs on the FL2 so no time to be bored :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th April 2022, 23:24
Replies: 55
Views: 7,189
Posted By Arctic
MOT pass 13/4/22

Took tourer in early for its MOT and am happy to say passed no advisories, so another 12 months under my wing, tiny bit of bad news though coming back from the test i went down M54 and a lorry threw...
Forum: Social Forum 13th April 2022, 13:19
Replies: 162
Views: 4,289
Posted By Arctic
He as played with peoples lives in this country,...

He as played with peoples lives in this country, so playing with lives in another country is not going to bother him.

The reason why is it's all about Boris himself personally i don't think he is...
Forum: Social Forum 13th April 2022, 12:58
Replies: 162
Views: 4,289
Posted By Arctic
Lead by example come to mind. did he NO -...

Lead by example come to mind. did he NO

- and at less than a speeding fine! The world has far greater problems. What an utter waste of resources.[/QUOTE]

Did he though, can we believe...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th April 2022, 12:31
Replies: 30
Views: 1,278
Posted By Arctic
Fuse box for 2004 and later. ...

Fuse box for 2004 and later.
https://i.imgur.com/gl4vwJjl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/bLEN1eWl.jpg2

PS found the earlier type also.
https://i.imgur.com/MQbyezUl.jpg3
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th April 2022, 08:42
Replies: 22
Views: 1,018
Posted By Arctic
I then slid the pull handle backwards and pulled...

I then slid the pull handle backwards and pulled it outwards and then unhooked it at the front..

The two torque screws came out easily so then the whole back plate was loose. This is when I cant...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th April 2022, 01:36
Replies: 45
Views: 2,101
Posted By Arctic
Use rubber grease if you can, its better than...

Use rubber grease if you can, its better than washing up liquid.
Forum: Social Forum 13th April 2022, 01:21
Replies: 162
Views: 4,289
Posted By Arctic
Both have said they have paid the fines right...

Both have said they have paid the fines right away £50 each i think was reported, if you ever did a fraction of what they have done over the last few years you would have been sacked and most likely...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th April 2022, 00:37
Replies: 22
Views: 1,018
Posted By Arctic
HI John. Do you have all of the...

HI John.
Do you have all of the chrome handle from the outside removed.
https://i.imgur.com/29e31vXl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/44zOX48l.jpg2

How did you remove this key thumb chrome...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th April 2022, 11:33
Replies: 9
Views: 477
Posted By Arctic
grease those pivot points and the springs, after...

grease those pivot points and the springs, after cleaning them and spraying maybe.
https://i.imgur.com/QRFOvrwl.jpg1

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

Most wiper arms on our cars are now like...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th April 2022, 11:24
Replies: 86
Views: 5,430
Posted By Arctic
Hi Lida. Do let us know the outcome...

Hi Lida.
Do let us know the outcome did they say how long they would need the car for to check and rectify the problem, even if they do that ? i have a feeling you may be sending your car...
Forum: Items Wanted 12th April 2022, 11:11
Replies: 1
Views: 139
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andrew. I wonder if they...

Hi Andrew.
I wonder if they could be made out of these below, i know some have used copper pipe 22mm but the original ones on the car are 19mm i think.

These are 20mm which could...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th April 2022, 10:46
Replies: 13
Views: 933
Posted By Arctic
Hi Morgan. I hope the part last...

Hi Morgan.
I hope the part last for you, as they have been know to leak fail after a short time, i have also purchased parts from this seller, which did not last long, so i avoid that...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th April 2022, 10:37
Replies: 22
Views: 1,018
Posted By Arctic
As above but why would you want or need to do...

As above but why would you want or need to do that ? also to remove the lock you have to release the chrome thumb piece, you have to release the spring clip. to get to that you have to remove the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th April 2022, 00:10
Replies: 22
Views: 1,018
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. Karl could be correct double...

Hi John.
Karl could be correct double check, also when removing the outside handle be prepared for the little torx screws to sheer off :eek:

https://i.imgur.com/VL4MxCQl.jpg1
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th April 2022, 02:20
Replies: 42
Views: 2,535
Posted By Arctic
Arrest each one of them in court the next day...

Arrest each one of them in court the next day slap a £5,000 fine on each one plus court costs, and donate it to the foodbanks.

Then they would really be doing something good. :shrug:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th April 2022, 00:14
Replies: 7
Views: 516
Posted By Arctic
HI Alistair. I hope you have or...

HI Alistair.
I hope you have or are going to contact ( Autotronics in Leicester )for your £300 back, as they clearly did not do the job properly, in fact most likley made the matter...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th April 2022, 23:27
Replies: 4
Views: 617
Posted By Arctic
Hi Sean. Wow i am surprised about...

Hi Sean.
Wow i am surprised about that, i have fitted about three of these now over the last five years, and not heard of this before now? i wonder if there are different types :shrug:
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th April 2022, 01:30
Replies: 45
Views: 2,078
Posted By Arctic
Hi Steve. Referred to that thread...

Hi Steve.
Referred to that thread in post 7 :D ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th April 2022, 11:27
Replies: 11
Views: 804
Posted By Arctic
https://i.imgur.com/7XfU6Rjl.jpg1 Now. ...

https://i.imgur.com/7XfU6Rjl.jpg1

Now.
https://i.imgur.com/KUqDmcPl.jpg2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th April 2022, 15:29
Replies: 86
Views: 5,430
Posted By Arctic
I said: But I HAVE BEEN monitoring her for a...

I said: But I HAVE BEEN monitoring her for a week as your original suggestion, and I've now sent you my observations.

When I pointed out that both radiator hoses are tepid, but should be hot, he...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th April 2022, 12:58
Replies: 86
Views: 5,430
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. Did you take the car...

Hi Simon.
Did you take the car for a run get it up to thermostat opening temp, then switch the heating on to highest temp it can go and have the internal fan blowing as hard as it can?...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th April 2022, 02:41
Replies: 25
Views: 1,446
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Sean. I am afraid...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Sean.
I am afraid i cannot answer that for you, as the one i fitted to my car was a manual one, which i got at a great bargain £30 it was only after i purchased it, that i...
Forum: Social Forum 6th April 2022, 02:38
Replies: 75
Views: 3,815
Posted By Arctic
Massive ques for fuel at the Asda today when i...

Massive ques for fuel at the Asda today when i went to do a quick shop ?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th April 2022, 19:41
Replies: 46
Views: 2,293
Posted By Arctic
Those slam panels marks on all the Rover 75...

Those slam panels marks on all the Rover 75 petrol or diesel, and the same process is needed to remove a fan from petrol or diesel.

Bumper off.
https://i.imgur.com/YGFahUml.jpg1

Slam panel...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th April 2022, 19:14
Replies: 25
Views: 1,446
Posted By Arctic
Fitted FL1 Hydro Mount

Fitted a FL1 hydro mount to the NUK lots better now and well worth the little mod you have to do on the top thread for the special tool to fit.

Nice smooth now no vibrating.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th April 2022, 18:54
Replies: 13,655
Views: 1,426,216
Posted By Arctic
Hydro Mount FL1

Fitted a FL1 hydro mount to the NUK lots better now and well worth the little mod you have to do on the top thread for the special tool to fit.

https://i.imgur.com/gjmRLuNl.jpg1
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th April 2022, 21:07
Replies: 25
Views: 1,446
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE] It's the original curry flavour, :D

[QUOTE]

It's the original curry flavour, :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th April 2022, 15:17
Replies: 25
Views: 1,446
Posted By Arctic
FL1 Mount

The FL1 mount arrived this morning.
https://i.imgur.com/DP3LPval.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/6pdt0f0l.jpg2

It will need a little modification (ie) 11mm taken off the top thread....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th April 2022, 10:41
Replies: 46
Views: 2,293
Posted By Arctic
Hi Hector. Excellent work carried...

Hi Hector.
Excellent work carried out by you to fix the fan, i was at one stage going to contact you to say i had a spare, did you replace the shannon tube? if not a link below for the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th April 2022, 01:49
Replies: 45
Views: 2,078
Posted By Arctic
Hi David. have a read of the link...

Hi David.
have a read of the link below ;) take note of Jules method

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=63314
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd April 2022, 09:47
Replies: 13
Views: 933
Posted By Arctic
Also from here below, fit the master cylinder...

Also from here below, fit the master cylinder first and bleed full system then go from there.


https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/313691698842
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd April 2022, 22:23
Replies: 13,655
Views: 1,426,216
Posted By Arctic
Remove the fire wall plate and you will have good...

Remove the fire wall plate and you will have good access to the above bolts.
https://i.imgur.com/36HOEDWl.jpg1

And the plugs.
https://i.imgur.com/3ZNhjf1l.jpg2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd April 2022, 13:33
Replies: 7
Views: 482
Posted By Arctic
Chris do you have the large locking tool or the...

Chris do you have the large locking tool or the small one ? the small one i tried did not just feel safe to me.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd April 2022, 13:29
Replies: 139
Views: 8,577
Posted By Arctic
Why not advocate all the subscriptions paid this...

Why not advocate all the subscriptions paid this year, from now until the start of next year January, that way all members have contributed, not a bad idea if i say so myself.

Or at least half of...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd April 2022, 10:59
Replies: 7
Views: 482
Posted By Arctic
The correct tool helps with doing this job. ;) ...

The correct tool helps with doing this job. ;)

https://i.imgur.com/2qAGsydl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/w4ociYZl.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/TQD69ZOl.jpg3

https://i.imgur.com/gSNG7QZl.jpg4
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd April 2022, 10:44
Replies: 17
Views: 984
Posted By Arctic
Under Tray Removal & Fitting.

Car on ramps.
https://i.imgur.com/H5Y3tSjl.jpg1

Four front 8mm fixing removed.
https://i.imgur.com/C2Mkk2Ql.jpg2

Next i remove the four centre fixing 10mm
https://i.imgur.com/F15MFPJl.jpg3
...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd April 2022, 10:20
Replies: 108
Views: 4,701
Posted By Arctic
It only took 4 weeks for the record highs in the...

It only took 4 weeks for the record highs in the OP first post to be surpassed, as you can see above.
https://i.imgur.com/j0FsVVPl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/pMXSh89l.jpg2

I noted with the 5p...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd April 2022, 02:12
Replies: 65
Views: 2,756
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. I am with you on that, if...

Hi Mike.
I am with you on that, if it's not car related then off to the social forum it must go :D maybe one of the MODS will spot it :shrug:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st April 2022, 01:10
Replies: 25
Views: 1,446
Posted By Arctic
Here are the measurements that Ian asked for...

Here are the measurements that Ian asked for regarding the top thread ? it's not the thread that's the problem though it's the rubber that is 10mm higher.

Original as a letter J....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st March 2022, 13:34
Replies: 25
Views: 1,446
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Andy. I fitted the...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Andy.
I fitted the one below to my tourer and the top alloy bracket would not line up properly at first then when i moved the engine a little it was still 15mm out, i have...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th March 2022, 23:47
Replies: 17
Views: 984
Posted By Arctic
I will be taking mine off in the next day or two...

I will be taking mine off in the next day or two so will do photo shoot of how i do it ;) not saying you have to follow my way though. :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th March 2022, 23:42
Replies: 25
Views: 1,446
Posted By Arctic
Hi Ian. The mount from the petrol also...

Hi Ian.
The mount from the petrol also fits into the cage /metal housing, that is not the problem, the problem is that the height of the rubber is 15mm more on the petrol or the ones that...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th March 2022, 11:51
Replies: 25
Views: 1,446
Posted By Arctic
ECP also say the same for the lower engine mount,...

ECP also say the same for the lower engine mount, Stating it now as a letter M on it instead of the letter T. saying one mould etc ? what happened did they throw away all the diesel mount moulds...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th March 2022, 10:40
Replies: 25
Views: 1,169
Posted By Arctic
Have you also checked the top bend on the rad...

Have you also checked the top bend on the rad they can sometimes have a slow leak there.
Forum: Items Wanted 30th March 2022, 10:05
Replies: 2
Views: 145
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jeremy. The NS passenger seal...

Hi Jeremy.
The NS passenger seal will also fit the drivers side and they tend to get less wear if you look for a second hand one, try mickyboy on here.
Forum: Social Forum 30th March 2022, 10:03
Replies: 108
Views: 4,701
Posted By Arctic
boycott BP-ESSO-SHELL

Both of the petrol forecourts i posted above as of today changed their prices to £1.84 i bet that will last a week then they will rise it back up again, (Rishi Sunak) is only trying to make himself...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th March 2022, 21:16
Replies: 13,655
Views: 1,426,216
Posted By Arctic
Mirror fix

Today i got round to sorting out the North, South, East, & West on the mirrors, which had stopped moving in all the directions.

Simple fix that is already known cleaned the contacts with...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th March 2022, 10:35
Replies: 2
Views: 303
Posted By Arctic
Hi George. It sounds like one of...

Hi George.
It sounds like one of the plastic cable links as broken or even the cable it's self, afraid it's door card off investigating what as happened, you may need another window...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th March 2022, 11:39
Replies: 14
Views: 688
Posted By Arctic
Hi Julian. I have just found these...

Hi Julian.
I have just found these on the bay.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/393998752329
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th March 2022, 11:08
Replies: 14
Views: 688
Posted By Arctic
Hi Julian. They don't work Chinese...

Hi Julian.
They don't work Chinese as they do not put out enough fuel for the FBH to work, Thomas Magnete 89372A RV are the ones to go for
https://i.imgur.com/bixCRD0l.jpg1
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th March 2022, 13:01
Replies: 14
Views: 688
Posted By Arctic
Yes two dead ends will ok, a piece of brake pipe...

Yes two dead ends will ok, a piece of brake pipe pushed into both ends will do also ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th March 2022, 11:00
Replies: 14
Views: 688
Posted By Arctic
Hi Julian. Plug both ends that will...

Hi Julian.
Plug both ends that will do the job as they were originally before the pump was fitted.

https://i.imgur.com/aXD4mpal.jpg1

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

And put a...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th March 2022, 23:17
Replies: 11
Views: 652
Posted By Arctic
As above take a look and you will find or maybe...

As above take a look and you will find or maybe not ;)

https://i.imgur.com/D3kfNQhl.jpg1
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