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Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st September 2021, 11:58
Replies: 32
Views: 1,432
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'm going to invest in a set of Nokian...

I'm going to invest in a set of Nokian Hakkapeliitta r3's for my 190 when I do my Arctic circle jolly but it might be overkill for the UK.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st September 2021, 11:54
Replies: 15
Views: 952
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'd be rid of those as soon as I could.

I'd be rid of those as soon as I could.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 18th August 2021, 15:45
Replies: 54
Views: 3,111
Posted By maxi_crawf
If it's a Saturday I'll be there.

If it's a Saturday I'll be there.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 4th August 2021, 14:05
Replies: 54
Views: 3,111
Posted By maxi_crawf
If it's the Saturday I'm up for it :)

If it's the Saturday I'm up for it :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th August 2021, 13:44
Replies: 34
Views: 2,140
Posted By maxi_crawf
"May require some welding" ...

"May require some welding" :eek::eek::eek:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd August 2021, 09:28
Replies: 15
Views: 968
Posted By maxi_crawf
Congratulations to you both! Sent from my...

Congratulations to you both!

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Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 28th July 2021, 12:03
Replies: 17
Views: 1,139
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can you put me down for the meet, thanks.

Can you put me down for the meet, thanks.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 3rd July 2021, 20:19
Replies: 213
Views: 11,416
Posted By maxi_crawf
Big thanks to Dave for organising this, the...

Big thanks to Dave for organising this, the weather beat the odds and everyone I spoke to enjoyed it and was glad its one of those steps back to reality.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 1st July 2021, 14:40
Replies: 213
Views: 11,416
Posted By maxi_crawf
I checked in with the museum this morning, they...

I checked in with the museum this morning, they do accept card payment in the cafe and souvenir shop, I assume the separate stalls etc will be cash though as well as for payment on the gate to Dave.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd June 2021, 15:50
Replies: 17
Views: 1,105
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well I must admit I'm toying with the idea of...

Well I must admit I'm toying with the idea of putting the Evans stuff in my 190, the belts are due for replacement in a couple of years so I'm probably going to wait till then and have it done when...
Forum: The Valeting Forum 29th May 2021, 11:56
Replies: 11
Views: 1,336
Posted By maxi_crawf
Thats the plan, before they even touch the car.

Thats the plan, before they even touch the car.
Forum: The Valeting Forum 29th May 2021, 11:54
Replies: 11
Views: 1,336
Posted By maxi_crawf
East coast powder coating in Hull also known as...

East coast powder coating in Hull also known as Alloy wheels (all within the same premises)

They are due for collection on the 4th, I'll post a few pics when I get them back.
Forum: The Valeting Forum 26th May 2021, 22:21
Replies: 11
Views: 1,336
Posted By maxi_crawf
re-furbed alloys

As above,
I've just dropped off a set 18" straights to be completely re-furbed and when I get them back and before I put them back on the car is there anything I can apply to the surfaces to help...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 26th May 2021, 22:15
Replies: 213
Views: 11,416
Posted By maxi_crawf
Hello Rich, I've e-mailed Dave my details. ...

Hello Rich,

I've e-mailed Dave my details.

Roy
Forum: Items Wanted 18th May 2021, 16:32
Replies: 1
Views: 241
Posted By maxi_crawf
Metal centre caps for 18" straights

As above I'm after a set of the earlier metal centre caps to fit 18" straights on my ZT, I'm going to get them powder coated and obviously the plastic ones already on won't stand the heat of the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th May 2021, 16:29
Replies: 2
18:
Views: 479
Posted By maxi_crawf
Golly Moses, I was hoping for some used ones as...

Golly Moses, I was hoping for some used ones as they will need to be stripped anyway for powder coating to match the wheels.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th May 2021, 17:27
Replies: 2
18:
Views: 479
Posted By maxi_crawf
18:

18" straights, centre caps.

So I'm going to refurb my alloys and have found that the centre caps are plastic not metal, are there any metal ones out there? as I understand powder coating is a...
Forum: Social Forum 15th May 2021, 10:52
Replies: 10
Views: 776
Posted By maxi_crawf
I had one from "hermes" last week, deleted it and...

I had one from "hermes" last week, deleted it and blocked the number straight away.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd May 2021, 13:43
Replies: 31
Views: 2,644
Posted By maxi_crawf
I had mine done a few years ago, I don't think...

I had mine done a few years ago, I don't think you will find better!
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 20th April 2021, 20:09
Replies: 65
Views: 6,408
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can you put me down for this please.

Can you put me down for this please.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th November 2020, 21:30
Replies: 20
Views: 1,617
Posted By maxi_crawf
Your car, your rules ;)

Your car, your rules ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th September 2020, 05:58
Replies: 23
Views: 1,422
Posted By maxi_crawf
Congratulations Roy and well done.

Congratulations Roy and well done.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th September 2020, 07:43
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,286,203
Posted By maxi_crawf
Fitted forward and rear facing cameras to the ZT,...

Fitted forward and rear facing cameras to the ZT, quite chuffed with the result, it's all working but I'm going to tidy the wiring up a bit more. :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th August 2020, 14:46
Replies: 19
Views: 1,471
Posted By maxi_crawf
Very smart and by the way the diffuser looks...

Very smart and by the way the diffuser looks good, where did you get that from?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th August 2020, 09:41
Replies: 6
Views: 767
Posted By maxi_crawf
To be fair, I bet those seats would come up like...

To be fair, I bet those seats would come up like new and I recon it must be known in here or on the many FB forums.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th August 2020, 09:18
Replies: 20
Views: 1,614
Posted By maxi_crawf
I used Bilt hamber too, one large can (750 ml)...

I used Bilt hamber too, one large can (750 ml) split between the two sills with the flexi tube, a good warm or hot sunny day ideally so the metalwork is warm and I also warmed up the can in a jug of...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th August 2020, 16:13
Replies: 25
Views: 1,773
Posted By maxi_crawf
It can help if the front of the car is raised (if...

It can help if the front of the car is raised (if it's an air lock) by a few inches, don't ask me why I don't know but it does, not permanently of course just when your're topping up ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th July 2020, 09:29
Replies: 9
Views: 1,029
Posted By maxi_crawf
We are very lucky we have Tom Hobbs to do things...

We are very lucky we have Tom Hobbs to do things like this, did you remove the foam/sponge block in the sill?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd July 2020, 16:01
Replies: 9
Views: 1,029
Posted By maxi_crawf
I had both rear sills done on my 75 as well as...

I had both rear sills done on my 75 as well as the front offside sill, that was due Tom told me to it being jacked up in the wrong place (not under the Jacking point) and it opening up the seam...
Forum: Events and Meets 23rd July 2020, 15:31
Replies: 27
Views: 5,052
Posted By maxi_crawf
We had a really good time last time (says the Man...

We had a really good time last time (says the Man from Del Monte)
peachy :getmecoat:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd July 2020, 15:44
Replies: 29
Views: 2,659
Posted By maxi_crawf
The rear diffuser looks smart.

The rear diffuser looks smart.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th July 2020, 10:03
Replies: 5
Views: 581
Posted By maxi_crawf
Pale green, as I got the 190. Sent from my...

Pale green, as I got the 190.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th July 2020, 20:06
Replies: 17
Views: 1,346
Posted By maxi_crawf
As the saying goes, just because you can does not...

As the saying goes, just because you can does not mean you should.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th July 2020, 19:56
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,286,203
Posted By maxi_crawf
I think maybe some engines have had a hard life,...

I think maybe some engines have had a hard life, erratic servicing and probably rattled because of this, it's only a few hours and I might be wrong but mine certainly sounds better to me, time will...
Forum: Items Wanted 19th July 2020, 18:45
Replies: 5
Views: 714
Posted By maxi_crawf
One more bump then I'll give up ;)

One more bump then I'll give up ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th July 2020, 18:43
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,286,203
Posted By maxi_crawf
Changed the oil and filter on my 190, decided to...

Changed the oil and filter on my 190, decided to try fully synth 5w 40, I know there are thoughts either way on this.

I used a can of Wynnes engine flush first and did exactly as it said on the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th July 2020, 22:55
Replies: 10
Views: 1,104
Posted By maxi_crawf
I had a front section of sill as well as the...

I had a front section of sill as well as the rears replaced by Tom a couple of years ago on my 75, the front needed doing as at some time the front had been jacked up but not under the jacking point...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th July 2020, 22:22
Replies: 0
Views: 450
Posted By maxi_crawf
What's this plug game.

I am or was in the process of adding traction control to my ZT 190+ I fitted a replacement throttle body and the TC cable and actuator but it looks like there is no plug for the actuator but in my...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th July 2020, 12:15
Replies: 14
Views: 2,258
Posted By maxi_crawf
End of February beginning of March. Sent...

End of February beginning of March.

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Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th July 2020, 07:41
Replies: 14
Views: 2,258
Posted By maxi_crawf
We'll I'm told (and I've always repeated it) that...

We'll I'm told (and I've always repeated it) that TC is a bit too keen and for the 190 it can snatch away power when you don't want it to so it can be more of a hindrance than a help, I've read a few...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th July 2020, 23:38
Replies: 14
Views: 2,258
Posted By maxi_crawf
Holy thread revival! So has anyone found out...

Holy thread revival!

So has anyone found out for certain about the throttle body internal "bore diameter"?

I ask because I am going to retro fit traction control to my 190 (with the aid of...
Forum: Items Wanted 9th July 2020, 16:09
Replies: 6
Views: 695
Posted By maxi_crawf
I think I'm going to have to have a much closer...

I think I'm going to have to have a much closer look at the body on the 190 and the "spare" I have. if it's just a case of swapping the cam over from white to red it would save a lot of messing about.
Forum: Items Wanted 9th July 2020, 16:04
Replies: 6
Views: 695
Posted By maxi_crawf
The Shannon tube is bigger for the 190.

The Shannon tube is bigger for the 190.
Forum: Items Wanted 9th July 2020, 15:55
Replies: 6
Views: 695
Posted By maxi_crawf
I thought the 190 had a 80mm "bore" in the...

I thought the 190 had a 80mm "bore" in the throttle body and all the other V6 variants were smaller?
Forum: Items Wanted 8th July 2020, 17:03
Replies: 6
Views: 695
Posted By maxi_crawf
ZT 190 throttle body including Traction control

As above, I'm after a 190 throttle body complete with traction control, I have all the other bits to do the job but the throttle body I have is for a V6 Rover, obviously the bits wont swap over as...
Forum: Items Wanted 7th July 2020, 15:52
Replies: 5
Views: 714
Posted By maxi_crawf
Just giving it a bump!

Just giving it a bump!
Forum: Items Wanted 3rd July 2020, 16:37
Replies: 11
Views: 1,376
Posted By maxi_crawf
Don't give up on one yet, take your time and you...

Don't give up on one yet, take your time and you should get a good one, I bought my 75 conny se in feb 06 and still have it,

then in 2016 mid life crisis kicked in and I "invested" in a ZT 190, I...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd July 2020, 17:37
Replies: 15
Views: 1,497
Posted By maxi_crawf
I think thats the mainland, China is a big place....

I think thats the mainland, China is a big place.

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Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd July 2020, 16:06
Replies: 9
Views: 1,065
Posted By maxi_crawf
So now I'm a bit confused, is it m6 or m8? and...

So now I'm a bit confused, is it m6 or m8? and are they same front and rear?


El Del Monte :D
Forum: Social Forum 1st July 2020, 18:04
Replies: 15
Views: 1,497
Posted By maxi_crawf
What's this got to do with MG or Rover?

What's this got to do with MG or Rover?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th June 2020, 21:45
Replies: 9
Views: 1,065
Posted By maxi_crawf
Brake bleed nipples

I'm planning on having all the brake fluid replaced on my ZT and think it will be a good idea to replace all the nipples possibly with stainless, does anyone know the size or are they a standard size...
Forum: Items Wanted 28th June 2020, 20:43
Replies: 5
Views: 714
Posted By maxi_crawf
Three hole grey dash plate

As above, I'm after a three hole smooth gloss grey dash plate for my MKI ZT 190.

Thanks,

maxi_crawf (Roy)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th June 2020, 17:08
Replies: 8
Views: 784
Posted By maxi_crawf
Drifts along like a flying carpet......and there...

Drifts along like a flying carpet......and there they are in the back :D
As the OP says, a bit optimistic ;)
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 23rd June 2020, 16:47
Replies: 36
Views: 6,313
Posted By maxi_crawf
I would be Ok for the 5th of September.

I would be Ok for the 5th of September.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th May 2020, 08:32
Replies: 11
Views: 2,084
Posted By maxi_crawf
I got a set including the smiley plate with the...

I got a set including the smiley plate with the raised gell lettering from demon plates, the very small maker details were there in grey on the plate.

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Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 27th January 2020, 18:15
Replies: 116
Views: 16,296
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well as usual another good meet and considering...

Well as usual another good meet and considering the time of year and how cold it was a very good turnout!
Thanks to Ricardo for organising it and I apologise to anyone I didn't get chance to talk...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 20th January 2020, 12:17
Replies: 36
Views: 6,313
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'm up for it :D

I'm up for it :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th December 2019, 20:36
Replies: 163
Views: 17,037
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well after trying Google translate I have found...

Well after trying Google translate I have found out that the word at the top of the letter 'Aanmaning' translates to 'Reminder'
Now I can hand on heart say this is the first letter I have received...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th December 2019, 20:11
Replies: 163
Views: 17,037
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well I have just received a letter from the Dutch...

Well I have just received a letter from the Dutch authorities saying I was caught by a speed camera on the 23rd of september, (our Boxtel jolly) now as we know from this thread others were caught...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 8th December 2019, 11:52
Replies: 116
Views: 16,296
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can you put me down for the steak & ale pie with...

Can you put me down for the steak & ale pie with potatoes please.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th November 2019, 12:22
Replies: 146
Views: 11,815
Posted By maxi_crawf
:D And it means nothing until the government...

:D

And it means nothing until the government pass legislation to make it legal ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th November 2019, 19:05
Replies: 146
Views: 11,815
Posted By maxi_crawf
'wants to'

'wants to'
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd November 2019, 17:30
Replies: 11
Views: 1,684
Posted By maxi_crawf
I think in a ZT it would be even better, bit like...

I think in a ZT it would be even better, bit like a BRM.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2019, 09:41
Replies: 24
Views: 1,829
Posted By maxi_crawf
It's on for years, I would not bother, however...

It's on for years, I would not bother, however it's your car so your rules 😉




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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st October 2019, 15:29
Replies: 11
Views: 1,684
Posted By maxi_crawf
Car porn :drool4: I toyed with the idea of...

Car porn :drool4:

I toyed with the idea of doing something like this (in oxblood or Green) to my Le Mans 190 till I found out the potential cost :duh:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th October 2019, 07:44
Replies: 9
Views: 1,069
Posted By maxi_crawf
Just out of curiosity, why are so many Dutch...

Just out of curiosity, why are so many Dutch owned cars on Belgian plates?

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Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 22nd October 2019, 10:32
Replies: 11
Views: 2,738
Posted By maxi_crawf
If you search YouTube for 'Harry's garage' then...

If you search YouTube for 'Harry's garage' then look for Rolls Royce to the arctic circle, that's what gave me the idea 😉
You can see how he did it.

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Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 22nd October 2019, 07:19
Replies: 11
Views: 2,738
Posted By maxi_crawf
Members or club in Norway

As above do we have any Norwegian members or is there a club in Norway?
As mentioned previously I'm planning a jolly there and want as much advice, tips and guidance as I can get, there is no rush...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th October 2019, 16:43
Replies: 2
Views: 313
Posted By maxi_crawf
There are studded tyres as well, it's just...

There are studded tyres as well, it's just finding out which will do as it's probably going to be a one off and chains will be on/off where proper winter tyres will hopefully do the job.
As I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th October 2019, 15:32
Replies: 2
Views: 313
Posted By maxi_crawf
Idea for next Jolly in the 190

Well after travelling with my sons round some of Europe getting as far south as Pisa and as east as Munich in August 2018
Then having a really good time this October on the Boxtel run with members...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2019, 17:28
Replies: 163
Views: 17,037
Posted By maxi_crawf
Yes! 🤣🤣 Sent from my SM-G925F using...

Yes!
🤣🤣

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2019, 17:11
Replies: 163
Views: 17,037
Posted By maxi_crawf
Looks like the man from del Monte dodged that one...

Looks like the man from del Monte dodged that one then 😀

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Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th October 2019, 17:04
Replies: 2
Views: 456
Posted By maxi_crawf
Good news, on the advice of Trikey I took the air...

Good news, on the advice of Trikey I took the air filter box off to get to the wiring, the fine wire connector and spade were loose and bright green, after cleaning it all up and tightening the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th October 2019, 11:35
Replies: 2
Views: 456
Posted By maxi_crawf
KV6 starter motor solenoid

It looks like the solenoid has failed on my 190, is it part of the starter motor or separate, if so where does it live?

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th September 2019, 18:24
Replies: 64
Views: 5,462
Posted By maxi_crawf
The best I have managed is 32mpg on a long run...

The best I have managed is 32mpg on a long run keeping to 3K revs or less and brim to brim measurement.
Forum: Events and Meets 24th September 2019, 18:02
Replies: 1,145
Views: 113,708
Posted By maxi_crawf
A really big thank you to Trikey and Ian for...

A really big thank you to Trikey and Ian for coming up with the idea and most importantly carrying it through, It was the best meet I have ever been to (we should do it again ;) ) we went for the...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 4th August 2019, 20:27
Replies: 84
Views: 7,538
Posted By maxi_crawf
A really good day out in very picturesque...

A really good day out in very picturesque surroundings a big thank you to Richard for promoting this on here.
Forum: Events and Meets 14th July 2019, 10:48
Replies: 1,145
Views: 113,708
Posted By maxi_crawf
Hello Ian, Can you put me down for the...

Hello Ian,

Can you put me down for the Dinner.

Roy
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th July 2019, 18:55
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,286,203
Posted By maxi_crawf
Added winter mode to my manual...

Added winter mode to my manual gearbox.https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190708/0c4eeee89862d2eb38c032946be065a6.jpg

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th July 2019, 20:32
Replies: 28
Views: 1,526
Posted By maxi_crawf
MKI for me, the 75 as well as my ZT, just looks...

MKI for me, the 75 as well as my ZT, just looks right.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th July 2019, 20:28
Replies: 16
Views: 1,103
Posted By maxi_crawf
You beat me to that one with dave lol

You beat me to that one with dave lol
Forum: Events and Meets 4th July 2019, 18:56
Replies: 1,145
Views: 113,708
Posted By maxi_crawf
If you have a speed cam detector or your satnav...

If you have a speed cam detector or your satnav tells you where the camera points are and officer crabtree catches you it's a big no over in France ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd July 2019, 20:29
Replies: 2
Views: 752
Posted By maxi_crawf
ZT-T on Karting track

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8K951fq8t2Y
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th June 2019, 22:18
Replies: 20
Views: 1,561
Posted By maxi_crawf
fall asleep with your mouth open and people will...

fall asleep with your mouth open and people will steal your fillings.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th June 2019, 14:30
Replies: 20
Views: 1,561
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well unless you mean in a locked garage there is...

Well unless you mean in a locked garage there is no way I would leave any window open, it might get hot in the car but how would you explain that to an insurance company.
Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 28th June 2019, 18:53
Replies: 20
Views: 5,513
Posted By maxi_crawf
Is the Provincial safety test equivalent to our...

Is the Provincial safety test equivalent to our MOT?
Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 27th June 2019, 19:26
Replies: 20
Views: 5,513
Posted By maxi_crawf
Good luck with your search and welcome to the...

Good luck with your search and welcome to the madhouse ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th June 2019, 19:22
Replies: 8
Views: 730
Posted By maxi_crawf
You should try a 190 then :eek:

You should try a 190 then :eek:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th June 2019, 18:54
Replies: 32
Views: 5,683
Posted By maxi_crawf
With a 'Webasto night heater' no less!

With a 'Webasto night heater' no less!
Forum: Items Wanted 24th June 2019, 09:59
Replies: 0
Views: 341
Posted By maxi_crawf
V6 cruise control bracket.

Hello,
I'm after the bracket (including the 3 rubber legs) that holds the vacuum pump to the inner wing, I have everything else fitted to the car and now only need the bracket to complete the job.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th June 2019, 18:55
Replies: 67
Views: 4,847
Posted By maxi_crawf
I think it was 1937

I think it was 1937
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th June 2019, 12:53
Replies: 60
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Posted By maxi_crawf
I have CC as standard in my Conny cdt SE, handy...

I have CC as standard in my Conny cdt SE, handy for motorway and fast roads, I recon it must improve MPG slightly and reduces the chances of getting stung by speed cameras, I'm currently upgrading my...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 7th June 2019, 12:40
Replies: 90
Views: 11,132
Posted By maxi_crawf
If anyone is interested I will be setting off...

If anyone is interested I will be setting off from Barneys cafe for East Kirkby, at about 08:30 fingers crossed for a good day and good weather like last year :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2019, 16:36
Replies: 13
Views: 2,062
Posted By maxi_crawf
As long as it's been looked after the mileage...

As long as it's been looked after the mileage isn't much to worry about.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2019, 12:11
Replies: 90
Views: 7,020
Posted By maxi_crawf
45 when I bought my 75 I'm now 58 (and still have...

45 when I bought my 75 I'm now 58 (and still have the car) and bought a ZT190 when I was 56 (I call it mid-life crisis and before you ask, yes I'm going to live to 112 so it's mid-life crisis ;) )
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th May 2019, 21:34
Replies: 14
Views: 1,731
Posted By maxi_crawf
Anyone watch Bangers & cash tonight?

Anyone watch Bangers & cash tonight?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2019, 22:25
Replies: 14
Views: 1,646
Posted By maxi_crawf
Golly, I see the Triffid got to it first.

Golly, I see the Triffid got to it first.
Forum: The Valeting Forum 22nd May 2019, 13:10
Replies: 3
Views: 1,252
Posted By maxi_crawf
She NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY...

She NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD- off years ago, so I don't need to worry about that ;)
Forum: The Valeting Forum 20th May 2019, 19:38
Replies: 3
Views: 1,252
Posted By maxi_crawf
Protection for newly refurbished alloy wheels

So I'm thinking of getting the straights on my 190 refubished starting with the spare wheel, once it's done (and I'm going for standard silver) what product/s can, and how, could I use to give as...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th May 2019, 19:26
Replies: 15
Views: 1,303
Posted By maxi_crawf
I used a 750 ml can of S50 just for the inner...

I used a 750 ml can of S50 just for the inner sills of my 190, I'd rather have some dripping out of the drain holes and know I've put plenty in rather than skimp, the can was about £15 so worth every...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th May 2019, 18:35
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,286,203
Posted By maxi_crawf
It was originally in the Le mans ZT of Ken...

It was originally in the Le mans ZT of Ken 'Jubby' in here, he sold it on and the next owner sold on some of the parts here, I'd seen it in Ken's car (not knowing when I bought it that it had been...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th May 2019, 18:17
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Posted By maxi_crawf
Changed over the standard grey dash and steering...

Changed over the standard grey dash and steering wheel, not to everyone's taste but I'm pleased with it.https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190519/f6fa4be269449d1d6165ba9e02de97dd.jpg

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Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 18th May 2019, 20:27
Replies: 49
Views: 5,269
Posted By maxi_crawf
A big thank you to Ricardo for organising todays...

A big thank you to Ricardo for organising todays meet,
another good day followed by a good meal, nice weather nice people!:D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th May 2019, 18:01
Replies: 12
Views: 1,343
Posted By maxi_crawf
I drove round Europe last August and did 2,848...

I drove round Europe last August and did 2,848 miles in a week, I checked the oil every day and there was no 'noticeable' difference from setting off to arriving back home.

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Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 11th May 2019, 21:22
Replies: 49
Views: 5,269
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can you put me down for the homemade pie with...

Can you put me down for the homemade pie with potatoes.
Forum: Was it you? 9th May 2019, 16:49
Replies: 0
Views: 458
Posted By maxi_crawf
Black MKI ZT HULL

BU 03 ***
Seen on maybury rd this afternoon at about 16:30 going toward holderness rd.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th April 2019, 10:31
Replies: 68
Views: 4,284
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'm sure the vast majority have exceeded the...

I'm sure the vast majority have exceeded the speed limit at some time 😉
We have just not got caught, and that is the only difference.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th April 2019, 19:15
Replies: 4
Views: 504
Posted By maxi_crawf
Demon plates

Demon plates
Forum: Was it you? 28th April 2019, 13:22
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Views: 435
Posted By maxi_crawf
S50 **R asda carpark Hull

As above, a copperleaf conny MKI, in much better condition than mine to be honest.


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Forum: Regional Events Forum: East Anglia 26th April 2019, 11:13
Replies: 28
Views: 4,630
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can you put me down as a possible 😊 Sent...

Can you put me down as a possible 😊

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st April 2019, 14:05
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,286,203
Posted By maxi_crawf
Swapped a bit of plastic on the 190 for a bit of...

Swapped a bit of plastic on the 190 for a bit of shiny, makes not one jot of difference but why not...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th April 2019, 08:53
Replies: 6
Views: 605
Posted By maxi_crawf
As I understand it, they open too early and close...

As I understand it, they open too early and close too late, once you get a working one in it makes quite a difference, I went for replacing the original rather than the modded inline one.

Sent...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th April 2019, 14:56
Replies: 32
Views: 2,550
Posted By maxi_crawf
Mine clicked but refused to start after 5 weeks...

Mine clicked but refused to start after 5 weeks of standing, a 190 also.

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Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 12th April 2019, 11:58
Replies: 6
Views: 1,698
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can you post the actual link on FB to here so I...

Can you post the actual link on FB to here so I can find it that way?

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Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 12th April 2019, 11:44
Replies: 6
Views: 1,698
Posted By maxi_crawf
Can't find it either. Sent from my SM-G925F...

Can't find it either.

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Forum: Overseas Club Members Forum 12th April 2019, 11:36
Replies: 36
Views: 9,365
Posted By maxi_crawf
Are you going to the 'best of British' meet in...

Are you going to the 'best of British' meet in September?

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Forum: Items Wanted 7th April 2019, 13:48
Replies: 4
Views: 470
Posted By maxi_crawf
Message sent

Message sent
Forum: Items Wanted 3rd April 2019, 20:08
Replies: 4
Views: 470
Posted By maxi_crawf
Anyone out there got one?

Anyone out there got one?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd April 2019, 20:02
Replies: 33
Views: 3,136
Posted By maxi_crawf
It would have probably cost the driver a few...

It would have probably cost the driver a few extra seconds waiting for the horses to get to a clear area allowing them to move over and the car to pass, unfortunatley there are idiots on all forms of...
Forum: Items Wanted 29th March 2019, 21:06
Replies: 4
Views: 470
Posted By maxi_crawf
Two hole switch panel

As above in the gloss grey.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th March 2019, 20:03
Replies: 2
Views: 509
Posted By maxi_crawf
Original tyres for a 190

So as above and mainly out of idle curiosity, what were the original tyres for the mk1 190 and what would be the equivalent today?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th March 2019, 15:57
Replies: 36
Views: 2,211
Posted By maxi_crawf
I've seen potholes and huge roadworks in Germany,...

I've seen potholes and huge roadworks in Germany, appalling roadsense in Italy and both in America, as well as massive traffic jams in France, it's not just here ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th March 2019, 12:00
Replies: 33
Views: 7,301
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'm glad to see Tom is back up and running, he...

I'm glad to see Tom is back up and running, he did work on my 75 and cannot recommend him enough!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th March 2019, 11:48
Replies: 36
Views: 2,211
Posted By maxi_crawf
I drove round Europe last August with my two sons...

I drove round Europe last August with my two sons in my 190, 2,848 in a week throughly enjoyed it and throughly recommend it :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th March 2019, 07:36
Replies: 12
Views: 1,115
Posted By maxi_crawf
To be honest it is my intention to fit a rear...

To be honest it is my intention to fit a rear facing seat, that's what is in the car in America so I will go with the same setup, I also didn't realise you could still get the seats that were...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th March 2019, 10:10
Replies: 12
Views: 1,115
Posted By maxi_crawf
At the moment the child weight 10lbs but I'm sure...

At the moment the child weight 10lbs but I'm sure that by October it will be quite a bit more 😉
I'm not being a tight wad but my problem is that the said grand child and parents live in America so...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th March 2019, 09:12
Replies: 12
Views: 1,115
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well I'm sure the age of our cars means the...

Well I'm sure the age of our cars means the isofox fittings are not there as standard that's my concern, then of course it's all for two weeks use.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th March 2019, 07:57
Replies: 12
Views: 1,115
Posted By maxi_crawf
Baby/child's seats in a ZT

so as above, is there a way of fitting a seat ( the child will be 9 months old) in a ZT temporarily, it will only be needed for 2 weeks, it's a long time since I needed any child seats in a car of...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th March 2019, 11:17
Replies: 65
Views: 6,640
Posted By maxi_crawf
Let uw know how it turns out.

Let uw know how it turns out.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th March 2019, 11:10
Replies: 30
Views: 3,385
Posted By maxi_crawf
My 53 plate ZT had the wiring tucked away so I...

My 53 plate ZT had the wiring tucked away so I got a blind from a member on here and fitted it to the existing shelf, the hardest bit is getting the shelf out and refitting it to be honest, as I was...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th March 2019, 10:51
Replies: 54
Views: 5,125
Posted By maxi_crawf
Interested in the illuminated buttons and gesture...

Interested in the illuminated buttons and gesture control
Forum: Regional Events Forum: East Anglia 24th February 2019, 18:22
Replies: 57
Views: 7,373
Posted By maxi_crawf
Apologies for not turning up, I had just flown in...

Apologies for not turning up, I had just flown in from Nashville and the jetlag was bad, straight home and to bed.
I hope it went well!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd February 2019, 15:01
Replies: 14
Views: 2,178
Posted By maxi_crawf
It's two bolts and the connections, see my...

It's two bolts and the connections, see my following post ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd February 2019, 15:00
Replies: 14
Views: 2,178
Posted By maxi_crawf
Well yesterday I decided to fit the replacement...

Well yesterday I decided to fit the replacement diesel cooler and as suggested by Trikey replace the entire thing instead of just the leaking bit, however (and there is alway a however lol) the bit I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd February 2019, 20:38
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,286,203
Posted By maxi_crawf
Does it make a difference how many connectors...

Does it make a difference how many connectors there are if it's a car with a webasto?

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd February 2019, 20:36
Replies: 13,030
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I took the leaking thingummy off mine and swapped...

I took the leaking thingummy off mine and swapped it for the one I got instead of swapping the whole thing.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd February 2019, 20:33
Replies: 13,030
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There were two on the cooler I took off the...

There were two on the cooler I took off the scrapper and three on my car 😑

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd February 2019, 20:29
Replies: 13,030
Views: 1,286,203
Posted By maxi_crawf
Changed the leaking diesel return cooler on my...

Changed the leaking diesel return cooler on my 75, outside in the snow 😣
But at least it's not leaving diesel all over and now I can book it in for it's soon to be due MOT.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th January 2019, 12:09
Replies: 14
Views: 2,178
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Is it the plastic thing in the middle of the...

Is it the plastic thing in the middle of the pic?https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190128/4b3cbf0c5668a04c3ed4acfca60c3ef1.jpg

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th January 2019, 08:00
Replies: 14
Views: 2,178
Posted By maxi_crawf
Is it the black plastic thingummy with a few...

Is it the black plastic thingummy with a few pipes going in and out?
I think it is to be honest, the actual "radiator" looks ok, aluminium?

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th January 2019, 13:38
Replies: 14
Views: 2,178
Posted By maxi_crawf
Diesel return cooler bypass

So as above,
Can I temporarily bypass the diesel cooler so I can use the car until I get a replacement to refit, the original on the car is leaking and I'm not going to add any skid patches on the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th January 2019, 13:02
Replies: 7
Views: 979
Posted By maxi_crawf
Agree with every word, I had both sides done by...

Agree with every word, I had both sides done by Tom, £100 a side and like new, if that is all that's wrong and it's a keeper it's well worth doing, I know it's easy for me to say this because it's...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: East Anglia 22nd January 2019, 19:51
Replies: 57
Views: 7,373
Posted By maxi_crawf
Or I get a lift from Prince Philip.

Or I get a lift from Prince Philip.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th January 2019, 20:06
Replies: 16
Views: 1,262
Posted By maxi_crawf
I fitted Mintex pads and discs all round on my...

I fitted Mintex pads and discs all round on my 190 a couple of years ago and have had no problems, I recon if they are good for a 190 then the appropriate parts for a cdt should be good enough.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: East Anglia 13th January 2019, 18:18
Replies: 57
Views: 7,373
Posted By maxi_crawf
I'll try but can't promise, I'll be landing at...

I'll try but can't promise, I'll be landing at Heathrow at about 11:00 from Nashville.
Forum: Was it you? 13th January 2019, 16:33
Replies: 7
Views: 663
Posted By maxi_crawf
I thought it still was in the Ukraine, just...

I thought it still was in the Ukraine, just because someone steals your car does not mean it's theirs ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th January 2019, 21:01
Replies: 30
Views: 2,799
Posted By maxi_crawf
I had Trikey add a Klaxon to my ZT, hidden out of...

I had Trikey add a Klaxon to my ZT, hidden out of the way, operated with a separate switch, so the standard twin horns are for 'normal' use and the Klaxon for 'other' I'd previously asked the fella...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th January 2019, 20:46
Replies: 13
Views: 1,178
Posted By maxi_crawf
As you probably already know (as I've mentioned...

As you probably already know (as I've mentioned it umpteen times) I drove round Europe last August in my 190, the MOT was due about a month before we went so I took advantage of being able to put it...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th January 2019, 22:35
Replies: 35
Views: 3,826
Posted By maxi_crawf
Tom Hobbs is your man, I had my 51 plate 75 done...

Tom Hobbs is your man, I had my 51 plate 75 done by him, I don't think you will find better to be honest, and to echo what Brian has said, unless you are very lucky, once you can see rust like yours...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th December 2018, 18:39
Replies: 44
Views: 4,048
Posted By maxi_crawf
All I'll say is welcome to the club and 'Happy...

All I'll say is welcome to the club and 'Happy Motoring' ;)
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