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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th July 2019, 20:26
Replies: 7
Views: 323
Posted By Mr bountyfull
No it will bring the accuracy in to about 2mph at...

No it will bring the accuracy in to about 2mph at 70mph. You will see 70 and be doing just a little less say 68-69 mph
Forum: Social Forum 4th July 2019, 05:13
Replies: 17
Views: 282
Posted By Mr bountyfull
And so you should, clever girl!

And so you should, clever girl!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd July 2019, 20:54
Replies: 7
Views: 432
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Hello Paul The Opie oils was placed there by...

Hello Paul

The Opie oils was placed there by me, just a coincidence that they sponsor the channel. Jame, "Jayemm" has the owners in the car when filming and the drive pasts leave him at the road...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd July 2019, 20:51
Replies: 7
Views: 432
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Hello Paul The Opie oils was placed there by...

Hello Paul

The Opie oils was placed there by me, just a coincidence that they sponsor the channel. Jame, "Jayemm" has the owners in the car when filming and the drive pasts leave him at the road...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd July 2019, 22:22
Replies: 7
Views: 432
Posted By Mr bountyfull
The exhaust is standard the back boxes were an...

The exhaust is standard the back boxes were an optional dealer fit, still OEM.

I didn't have the heart to correct the man when he was in full flight, pushing it I know but not in anyway...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd July 2019, 21:05
Replies: 7
Views: 432
Posted By Mr bountyfull
My car and unfortunately there was no time to...

My car and unfortunately there was no time to clean the car. The car was spotless before the 120 mile drive on a very cold and frosty morning out to the sticks! Up at 06:00 to make the start time,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th June 2019, 11:19
Replies: 30
Views: 1,204
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I had a set of ZV7 on my CDTI wore well, quite...

I had a set of ZV7 on my CDTI wore well, quite and performed very well. Unfortunately pot holes knocked my tracking out and Ihad to replace them early due to outside edge wear.

I tried to get my...
Forum: Social Forum 1st June 2019, 14:42
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Another good video by Jayemm, extra special given...

Another good video by Jayemm, extra special given it was once your own.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th May 2019, 22:54
Replies: 7
Views: 498
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Possibly a better video ...

Possibly a better video

https://youtu.be/Qs7F0QJ1AoA
Forum: Social Forum 25th May 2019, 20:41
Replies: 15
Views: 519
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Having worked in the Nuclear Sector as a...

Having worked in the Nuclear Sector as a classified worker and having the experience of a criticality (False alarm luckily) I have found it quite unnerving!
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th May 2019, 19:58
Replies: 7
Views: 498
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Have a look on Youtube regarding using a hair...

Have a look on Youtube regarding using a hair drier. I have seen a few where the results are very impressive.

The first I found, not watched it but should help I hope.https://youtu.be/hCaXNUSiud8
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th May 2019, 23:14
Replies: 0
Views: 406
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Only noticed this!

My car:cough

https://www.pistonheads.com/news/general/mg-zt-400-readers-car-of-the-week/39783
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th April 2019, 16:41
Replies: 10,588
Views: 696,324
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Swapped the wheels, fronts to back etc on the 75....

Swapped the wheels, fronts to back etc on the 75. Sorted out my rear break light fault and fitted replacement boot lid chrome lip including the number plate lights agian on the 75.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st April 2019, 18:48
Replies: 5
Views: 359
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Thanks for the reply. All other lamps are...

Thanks for the reply. All other lamps are functioning. The brake light fault came on after hitting a pot hole so my first thought was new lamp needed. My multi-meter is also with the Haines manual...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st April 2019, 18:04
Replies: 5
Views: 359
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Near Side Brake Lamp

Hello I had my brake warning light come on last night stating off side. I carry lamps so changed it with the help of a torch. After the lamp change still no joy. So thinking my one remaining spare...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd March 2019, 20:11
Replies: 12
Views: 900
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Just a post to say thanks to Chris. The T4...

Just a post to say thanks to Chris. The T4 session led to a replacement injector, cruise back and working and a spare key. To boot both the wife and me had a very nice day out in Portsmouth while...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th March 2019, 23:35
Replies: 12
Views: 900
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Hello Chris Is next Saturday (23/03/19) a...

Hello Chris

Is next Saturday (23/03/19) a good day for a trip to Fareham?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th March 2019, 20:36
Replies: 12
Views: 900
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Nearest T4 to Newbury Please?

Nearest T4 to Newbury Please?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th March 2019, 23:06
Replies: 12
Views: 900
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Thanks for the replies, I will get some injector...

Thanks for the replies, I will get some injector cleaner, check the hoses etc. If there is no improvement maybe a T4 session is indeed needed.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th March 2019, 21:58
Replies: 12
Views: 900
Posted By Mr bountyfull
CDTi Lumpy at Idle

Hello to the technical minded. My 2001 CDTi manual as recently started to feel and be lumpy when sitting at idle (625 rpm approximately 620-640). Other than that the car runs fine, usual performance,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th March 2019, 22:57
Replies: 32
Views: 2,653
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Glad to see you walked away, luck some may say....

Glad to see you walked away, luck some may say. From the photo evidence and given it looks almost straight on 5-10 degrees off the closing speed will have been 80-90 mph at impact. I wish you a full...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th February 2019, 21:39
Replies: 9
Views: 480
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I have been in the same situation. I even bought...

I have been in the same situation. I even bought a new switch and fitted it still went into alarm!!! I turned out to be the battery. Once the battery was replaced fault never came back.

Regards...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th February 2019, 23:47
Replies: 10,588
Views: 696,324
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Fitted the in-line thermostat, Temp gauge now...

Fitted the in-line thermostat, Temp gauge now sitting bang in the middle rather than at 20 to the hour.
I don't know if the better than normal MPG on my Shap to Newbury run was down to the mod or...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th February 2019, 08:20
Replies: 535
Views: 53,247
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Hello Jeff PM who?

Hello Jeff

PM who?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th February 2019, 00:12
Replies: 10,588
Views: 696,324
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Decided to treat the injectors............ I...

Decided to treat the injectors............
I bought some injector cleaner and removed the fuel filter drained and half filled with the cleaner. I cranked the engine and left it sitting over night,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th January 2019, 21:50
Replies: 535
Views: 53,247
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Or a £700 Bumper, still hurting!

Or a £700 Bumper, still hurting!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th January 2019, 16:39
Replies: 18
Views: 904
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I have had both and never noticed that much...

I have had both and never noticed that much difference. The 75 is now on Michelin Primacy 4 and again not much to talk about regarding noise and economy.

Having said that my preferred brand has...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th January 2019, 23:33
Replies: 14
Views: 751
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Good on you Les.

Good on you Les.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th January 2019, 23:32
Replies: 14
Views: 751
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Dam you Leclare you read me like a book!!!!!

Dam you Leclare you read me like a book!!!!!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th January 2019, 19:22
Replies: 18
Views: 904
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Good call had these on the CDTi and could not...

Good call had these on the CDTi and could not fault them.
Forum: Social Forum 4th January 2019, 19:20
Replies: 36
Views: 1,230
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Back on track lads (No pun intended) My...

Back on track lads (No pun intended)

My son, his mate and little old me are considering just the same issue. Our take, the Mazda RX8. Buy the best with a knackered engine, get one of the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th January 2019, 19:00
Replies: 14
Views: 751
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I would have washed the car if there had been...

I would have washed the car if there had been time and a place local that did hand wash. Given that it was close to zero degrees and I had just driven 120 odd miles to be there for the 10:00 start I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th January 2019, 18:51
Replies: 14
Views: 751
Posted By Mr bountyfull
It's I Leclare.

It's I Leclare.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th January 2019, 15:42
Replies: 14
Views: 751
Posted By Mr bountyfull
The original video has been messed with please...

The original video has been messed with please watch with this updated link
https://youtu.be/L2YXplOk20Q
Forum: V8 Forum 4th January 2019, 15:41
Replies: 4
Views: 1,181
Posted By Mr bountyfull
The original video has been messed with please...

The original video has been messed with please watch with this updated link
https://youtu.be/L2YXplOk20Q
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th December 2018, 23:22
Replies: 5
Views: 513
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Back in the early eighties I was in a very poor...

Back in the early eighties I was in a very poor band and we did a very, very poor cover. RIP Honey.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th December 2018, 18:54
Replies: 10,588
Views: 696,324
Posted By Mr bountyfull
260 Video to look for in January

Well today I took my 260 to be video'd by a Youtuber by the name of Jayemm. I met James early 2014 when searching for a car to run on a round the UK charity drive.........

Well any way I travelled...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th December 2018, 16:46
Replies: 20
Views: 1,265
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Congratulations. I have owned in sequence a...

Congratulations. I have owned in sequence a Connie 2.5 Auto(like you new acquisition), a ZT manual Diesel, a 260 ZT and two Connie 2.0 Cdti's. The best all round package to me is now on you drive.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th November 2018, 08:48
Replies: 10,588
Views: 696,324
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Well almost finnished servicing my 75 manual CDTI...

Well almost finnished servicing my 75 manual CDTI Connie. I had always taken my cars to the local garage in Shap. Old fashioned good service and bills were small. Unfortunately after the owner passed...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd November 2018, 02:18
Replies: 9
Views: 511
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Look after yourself bud & sorry to hear about...

Look after yourself bud & sorry to hear about your situation, I apreciated all your input.

Regards Steve
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th October 2018, 20:32
Replies: 17
Views: 962
Posted By Mr bountyfull
They do a little compared to the 195's

They do a little compared to the 195's
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th October 2018, 01:37
Replies: 17
Views: 962
Posted By Mr bountyfull
But now practically what about my main questions?...

But now practically what about my main questions?
Does it make much difference on my crown alloys?[/QUOTE]

Well apart from filling the arches better there's no major benefit or loss dynamically....
Forum: Social Forum 14th October 2018, 18:29
Replies: 53
Views: 2,826
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I only met him the once but I enjoyed his...

I only met him the once but I enjoyed his company. RIP
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th October 2018, 23:03
Replies: 17
Views: 962
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Yes both were OEM at one time. The 225/45/17 were...

Yes both were OEM at one time. The 225/45/17 were post the £1 buyout by Mr Towers and crew, they were a cheaper option.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th October 2018, 20:32
Replies: 17
Views: 962
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Both are correct.

Both are correct.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th October 2018, 15:33
Replies: 17
Views: 962
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Correct, with the correct tyres.

Correct, with the correct tyres.
Forum: Was it you? 12th October 2018, 17:08
Replies: 10
Views: 1,016
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Sorry Brian but you seem to do almost as much...

Sorry Brian but you seem to do almost as much harm as good, I know you do good. We do however need a decent number of members to maintain this club for as long as possible. Please consider this when...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th October 2018, 00:16
Replies: 33
Views: 2,628
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Condolences to the family, RIP

Condolences to the family, RIP
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th October 2018, 17:10
Replies: 1
Views: 422
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Battery Fault??

Hello folks

My car had snapped a conrod destrying the engine last October and I collected it last week, many reasons for the extended period that need not be discussed anyway...

I brought my...
Forum: Social Forum 24th September 2018, 00:20
Replies: 6
Views: 800
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I feel privileged to be able to say I say them...

I feel privileged to be able to say I say them twice once in Glasgow (my home town) and Edinburgh. Talented and much under appreciated, RIP.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th September 2018, 00:14
Replies: 13
Views: 922
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Details please, looks the dogs b£**"ks

Details please, looks the dogs b£**"ks
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st September 2018, 16:11
Replies: 64
Views: 4,715
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Sorry to hear about the RTA, make the claim...

Sorry to hear about the RTA, make the claim against the council!

I was involved in an RTA December 2017, 18 year old Transylvanian HGV driver on the wrong side of the road. Miraculously we...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th September 2018, 05:59
Replies: 39
Views: 2,452
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I was in the same position last year, red CDTI...

I was in the same position last year, red CDTI 146k with faulty slave. Given a prospect of £600 to fix. Went for what looked like an lovely (it was ) 2005 S-Type Jag 2.7 manual for £3000. I spent a...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th September 2018, 22:19
Replies: 4
Views: 351
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Garage Recommendations - Newbury Area

Hello Ladies and Gents

I am seeking a good garage to carry out servicing on both my ZT260 and my 75 Cdti, recommendations welcome.

Regards Steve
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd September 2018, 00:25
Replies: 33
Views: 2,846
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Oh and a zt400 has the legs on it, just but...

Oh and a zt400 has the legs on it, just but enough. cough!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd September 2018, 13:30
Replies: 23
Views: 2,538
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Just completed this myself. I bought the car...

Just completed this myself. I bought the car Boxing day 2016 at 127256 miles. The car is now sitting at 161100 and I had been trying to get round to this for sometime of which I have little! Well...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Cumbria & North Lancs 27th August 2018, 22:47
Replies: 9
Views: 6,378
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I usually go look and have on occasion exhibited,...

I usually go look and have on occasion exhibited, this year unfortunately I have been away. If the weather is kind this is a good and well organised show.. Pictures would be appreciated
Forum: The Valeting Forum 27th August 2018, 18:33
Replies: 26
Views: 3,463
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Possibly the best colour for a gentleman or...

Possibly the best colour for a gentleman or gentlewoman's express? Good job you should feel proud of yourself.

Regards Steve
Forum: V8 Forum 26th August 2018, 22:15
Replies: 17
Views: 2,976
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Likewise here.

Likewise here.
Forum: Items Wanted 8th August 2018, 21:50
Replies: 5
Views: 492
Posted By Mr bountyfull
No worries and thanks for trying.

No worries and thanks for trying.
Forum: Items Wanted 8th August 2018, 05:52
Replies: 5
Views: 492
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Thanks for the reply.

Thanks for the reply.
Forum: Items Wanted 7th August 2018, 05:56
Replies: 5
Views: 492
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Rhodium Cruise Bar for Central Console

Hello I am looking for the above with the back bar with one or more switch holes please.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th August 2018, 12:59
Replies: 62
Views: 3,882
Posted By Mr bountyfull
On the budget front they must be one of the most...

On the budget front they must be one of the most affordable manual V8 saloons to buy and own even with prices seeming to be firming.

I bought my own back in 2008 for the pricely sum of £10450...
Forum: Social Forum 5th August 2018, 11:26
Replies: 1
Views: 240
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I enjoyed that very much, hoping my own will be...

I enjoyed that very much, hoping my own will be back on the road very soon.
Forum: Social Forum 28th July 2018, 17:05
Replies: 1
Views: 127
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Indeed it was, we are harder to spot but more...

Indeed it was, we are harder to spot but more noticeable when seen. Hopefully I will be able to give you a run out in the V8 when I get sorted.
Forum: Was it you? 21st July 2018, 18:42
Replies: 0
Views: 221
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Stowe - National Trust

I came back to my Rover this afternoon to find a nice Gold 75 Tourer parked next to me, on here?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th July 2018, 19:43
Replies: 2
Views: 361
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Unable to post on members car for sale threads

Just paid my subscription a few days ago but I remain unable to post on members car for sale threads. Help needed please.

Regards Steve
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th July 2018, 19:37
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By Mr bountyfull
You could try a smoke bomb, can be bought from...

You could try a smoke bomb, can be bought from the like of Halfords etc. Follow the instructions and it will help but time and other scents will eventually help the most.

Regards Steve
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2018, 11:48
Replies: 9
Views: 779
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Could you ask about my bumper also please.

Could you ask about my bumper also please.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th July 2018, 19:38
Replies: 3
Views: 285
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Well now sorted found the break where the wire...

Well now sorted found the break where the wire enters the boot through the flexi tube. When this was done after desoldering and heatshinking connections where I cut the cable to chase the fault I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th July 2018, 16:06
Replies: 3
Views: 285
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Thanks I am hoping for just this.

Thanks I am hoping for just this.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th July 2018, 15:55
Replies: 3
Views: 285
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Location of Lighting Control Unit

Hello folks my number plate lights are not working.

On investigation the the 12v connector within the boot lid has no voltage present. the 0v line connector has good continuity to ground. The...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th June 2018, 02:52
Replies: 3
Views: 486
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Yes that's the one, its been there for over 8...

Yes that's the one, its been there for over 8 months. It's nice to get it back on the road. The Blue S-Type parked there is also mine, hopefully to be back on the road soon also.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th June 2018, 14:32
Replies: 3
Views: 486
Posted By Mr bountyfull
My 75 is back on the road!

Hello folks I bought my 5th 75/ZT (Connie SE CDTi) boxing day 2016 for £650 and after 29k mile (@156k) the slave cylinder gave up. I considered the car uneconomical to put back on the road so laid...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd June 2018, 01:13
Replies: 10
Views: 815
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Done, one more to the count.

Done, one more to the count.
Forum: Social Forum 1st June 2018, 18:14
Replies: 41
Views: 2,768
Posted By Mr bountyfull
So sad and as said is a certainty to have from...

So sad and as said is a certainty to have from time to time.

I also think this creative and economical use of the inside lane may not be that economical compared to doing a proper job. The delays...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd April 2018, 11:57
Replies: 20
Views: 2,247
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I put ZV7 on my rover (now off the road, slave...

I put ZV7 on my rover (now off the road, slave cylinder) covered 8000 miles, quiet, grippy and wearing well. I would have fitted GYAS3's but at a cost of £280 for the Avons V £440 for the GY's on a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th January 2018, 01:04
Replies: 2
Views: 395
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Well done Dawn resilience , wishing you all the...

Well done Dawn resilience , wishing you all the best.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th January 2018, 18:22
Replies: 2
Views: 395
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Smile I must be a Jonah not a Steve!

Over the last few months my luck with cars seems to drifted into the long grass.

Firstly my comfortable R75 Cdti's slave cylinder started to weep and as I paid £650 for it spending the same or...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th December 2017, 21:47
Replies: 25
Views: 1,482
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Well let me say firstly in many ways the car is...

Well let me say firstly in many ways the car is better than a 75. These would include noise suppression, seats and smoother, faster diesel and being a sport model the handling and ride are in a sweet...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th December 2017, 01:25
Replies: 25
Views: 1,482
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Well after 3000 miles I can say I am not really...

Well after 3000 miles I can say I am not really gelling with this car. Sure its a good car but not as good as a good 75. So if anyone is interested in a swap car/cash either way I am interested. The...
Forum: Social Forum 25th November 2017, 18:03
Replies: 43
Views: 1,267
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Yes good luck never nice to be out of work.

Yes good luck never nice to be out of work.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th November 2017, 11:13
Replies: 18
Views: 467
Posted By Mr bountyfull
If I get the opportunity to get a image/images of...

If I get the opportunity to get a image/images of the hole/engine I will post them later.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th November 2017, 16:52
Replies: 18
Views: 467
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Hi Tom the entire upgrade was done by Dreadnought...

Hi Tom the entire upgrade was done by Dreadnought with all the history that goes with the Garages history. The map is a supplied by Sean Hyland Motorsport
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th November 2017, 14:57
Replies: 18
Views: 467
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Yes a S/C car. With regards to the misfire, it...

Yes a S/C car. With regards to the misfire, it only happened once or twice with me lifting off straight away. There after it was never taken out in heavy rain until the resolution was found, acted on...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th November 2017, 14:39
Replies: 25
Views: 1,482
Posted By Mr bountyfull
This was one of the dealers images, I agree the...

This was one of the dealers images, I agree the car can look awkward and handsome dependant on where you look from. This one I like.

https://goo.gl/images/oDmgGe
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th November 2017, 00:01
Replies: 18
Views: 467
Posted By Mr bountyfull
The taping of the inlet track joint as per the...

The taping of the inlet track joint as per the Dreadnought garage instructions seems to have completely rectified this annoying problem. Unfortunately I have since thrown a con-rod through the side...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th November 2017, 23:52
Replies: 25
Views: 1,482
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Well I have now had the Jag for 5 days and...

Well I have now had the Jag for 5 days and covered about 300 miles, half motorway half back roads. Thoughts so far, its more of a barge than a 75 but handles well and is very quiet. The economy...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th November 2017, 22:35
Replies: 18
Views: 1,519
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Ok keep the money for now but I am looking to...

Ok keep the money for now but I am looking to have this fitted for Xmas at the very latest Sean
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th November 2017, 22:15
Replies: 18
Views: 1,519
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Sean if there is no movement on this, now 5...

Sean if there is no movement on this, now 5 months can I request my £700 back please. I think this is long enough even for a patient man like me.

Regards Steve
Forum: Social Forum 31st October 2017, 20:34
Replies: 21
Views: 649
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I was in conversation with a certain breakdown...

I was in conversation with a certain breakdown company. The top end ev cars you know the ones seem to be the new fiats of the 70/80!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th October 2017, 18:17
Replies: 25
Views: 1,482
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I don't yet have the car but it has FSH so I will...

I don't yet have the car but it has FSH so I will have a look. Give its at 103k I doubt the belts have been done then. As soon as I buy a car the first stop in my very local and very resonable local...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th October 2017, 16:35
Replies: 25
Views: 1,482
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Tony was your Jag an auto or manual?

Tony was your Jag an auto or manual?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th October 2017, 10:31
Replies: 25
Views: 1,482
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Where did you get it mapped?

Where did you get it mapped?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th October 2017, 10:28
Replies: 25
Views: 1,482
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Its dark blue but black would have done to.

Its dark blue but black would have done to.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th October 2017, 08:19
Replies: 25
Views: 1,482
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Replacement for my poorly 75

Will my 75 https://youtu.be/mizFvOKYwQk now either for sale or keepsake (bits). I have taken the plunge and put a deposit on a S-Type jag a 2005 (6-speed manual) diesal.

On inspection and test...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th October 2017, 05:19
Replies: 3
Views: 289
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Thanks for the clarification.

Thanks for the clarification.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th October 2017, 22:56
Replies: 3
Views: 289
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Help needed Moderator Please

As far as I am aware I paid my membership less than 365 days ago however I have been unable post on members only threads. This has not been an issue until now as I will to sell my R75. Can I ask for...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd October 2017, 00:12
Replies: 18
Views: 1,519
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Hello Sean any sign of the bumpers? I last posted...

Hello Sean any sign of the bumpers? I last posted on this some 8 weeks ago and you stated 2 weeks to go, 6 weeks later I am starting to get a bit nervous!

Whats the latest?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th October 2017, 19:50
Replies: 172
Views: 9,116
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I have both a 75 cdti my daily, covering 700...

I have both a 75 cdti my daily, covering 700 miles a week. I have covered 28k since January this year - ITP, suspension bushes, lower suspension arm and set of tyres. Total spend excluding Insurance...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th October 2017, 12:08
Replies: 18
Views: 467
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Thanks to all, I have posted the same on the two...

Thanks to all, I have posted the same on the two sixties and the sealing of the inlet track joint with addition of tape will be first to be addressed. I will then wait for the next torrential down...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th October 2017, 18:10
Replies: 18
Views: 467
Posted By Mr bountyfull
V8 Misfire in heavy rain

Hello folks

My car has developed a misfire but only when in heavy rain. I have waited until the car had been serviced to see if this fault cleared but no joy. My local mechanic who has serviced...
Forum: Items Wanted 17th September 2017, 13:15
Replies: 1
Views: 149
Posted By Mr bountyfull
MK2 Under Bonnet Open/Close Switch

Looking for the complete with assembly preferably with wire tails attached. I had a faulty switch which I could not remove even with the two credit card method. So the switch is now in bits, the...
Forum: Was it you? 12th September 2017, 20:54
Replies: 1
Views: 130
Posted By Mr bountyfull
You do see quite a few when you have to do the...

You do see quite a few when you have to do the miles I do (40k) each year. Yes they are close to the tipping point where any reasonable financial out lay can be 50% or more than the market value....
Forum: Photography Corner 26th August 2017, 20:53
Replies: 6
Views: 179
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Great photograph

Great photograph
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th August 2017, 22:44
Replies: 18
Views: 1,519
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Hello Sean any sign of the bumpers?

Hello Sean any sign of the bumpers?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th August 2017, 13:22
Replies: 3
Views: 192
Posted By Mr bountyfull
If the MK2 rover centre is undamaged can I have...

If the MK2 rover centre is undamaged can I have it, with payment of course.

Cheers Steve
Forum: Social Forum 10th August 2017, 22:31
Replies: 104
Views: 5,940
Posted By Mr bountyfull
At least the stern and grumpy look work. Imagine...

At least the stern and grumpy look work. Imagine what you would have been like if it all had went belly up!!!! LOL
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th July 2017, 15:27
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I could hear the ITP pumping when listening...

I could hear the ITP pumping when listening through open fuel filler so I suspect FFS. I have ordered the now white clip

(http://www.allcarpartsfast.co.uk/mg-rover/mg-rover-wjc000230-clip/ )
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th July 2017, 22:49
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Will check tomorrow. This is my third CDTi so...

Will check tomorrow. This is my third CDTi so have seen the pump problems before with the ITP and the Tube low pressure pump failing in sequence before.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th July 2017, 17:41
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By Mr bountyfull
No sorry its not my V8 which has the clip fitted...

No sorry its not my V8 which has the clip fitted its my 2001 CDTi. Is it the same clip?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th July 2017, 15:33
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Broke down yesterday - fuel problem

Hello folks

I bought the car in question 26/12/16 and just over 20000 miles later I found myself broken down. Luckly I was just a few miles (M6 Northbound 2 miles from J39 Shap) from home and the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2017, 10:19
Replies: 2
Views: 281
Posted By Mr bountyfull
If anyone here buys to break. Can I have first...

If anyone here buys to break. Can I have first dibs on the stearing wheel and cruise botton and single hole carrier.
Forum: Items Wanted 9th July 2017, 23:02
Replies: 6
Views: 378
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I would like that link to, please.

I would like that link to, please.
Forum: Items Wanted 2nd July 2017, 12:52
Replies: 0
Views: 149
Posted By Mr bountyfull
MK2 Chrome Boot Applique

Looking for one of these please.
Forum: Items Wanted 1st July 2017, 21:08
Replies: 0
Views: 84
Posted By Mr bountyfull
MK2 Chrome Boot Applique

Looking for one of these please.

Looking for so can I ask a moderator to move this to wanted please.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd June 2017, 23:38
Replies: 18
Views: 1,519
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Hello tried the link with no joy. Declaring my...

Hello tried the link with no joy. Declaring my order here in the mean time.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th June 2017, 17:22
Replies: 9
Views: 587
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Yes and no, bought a kit - chocolate poker. Have...

Yes and no, bought a kit - chocolate poker. Have a look on youtube with cans of compressed air and a hair drier.
Forum: Social Forum 17th June 2017, 00:08
Replies: 54
Views: 1,793
Posted By Mr bountyfull
John Martyn now thats on the money.

John Martyn now thats on the money.
Forum: Social Forum 17th June 2017, 00:07
Replies: 54
Views: 1,793
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Have a few of Roys LP's(can yo still admit to...

Have a few of Roys LP's(can yo still admit to this tech?) Great technician but little soul.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th June 2017, 13:28
Replies: 33
Views: 21,876
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Having owned in order R75 2.5 Auto, ZTCDTi...

Having owned in order R75 2.5 Auto, ZTCDTi manual, ZT V8, and then another two R75 CDTi Manual my vote is for the V6 by a country mile. Loved them all but engine in isolation it's the V6.
Forum: V8 Forum 2nd May 2017, 00:12
Replies: 11
Views: 1,317
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Hello David Have a look here -...

Hello David

Have a look here - http://www.tyrereviews.co.uk/

I have Goodyear AS2 on my V8 and I think they suit the car well. I previously had Pilot Super Sports which were great but not so...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th April 2017, 15:24
Replies: 65
Views: 6,642
Posted By Mr bountyfull
New Tyre's for me

I have had the choice of either putting new 17" or 15" tyres on my CDTI. I like the starspokes and the ride quality is not noticably lost compared to the 15" crowns but there is typically a cost to...
Forum: Was it you? 15th April 2017, 00:00
Replies: 2
Views: 349
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Well then you were spotted, memory eye sight...

Well then you were spotted, memory eye sight issues can be disregarded! Enjoy the moment, every moment nice car.

Steve
Forum: Was it you? 10th April 2017, 00:04
Replies: 2
Views: 349
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Silver ZT *25 VEY

Hello out there.

We greeted on the M40 Sunday 09/04/2017 around 21:00 I was in the red 75.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd February 2017, 05:50
Replies: 13
Views: 892
Posted By Mr bountyfull
If you plan ahead reading the road you can get a...

If you plan ahead reading the road you can get a little more than cruise can provide. The cruise works to the instant you can evaluate ahead. As mentioned earlier you can see the hill the cruise...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2017, 11:38
Replies: 34
Views: 1,691
Posted By Mr bountyfull
The power has come from the T4 160 Map as carried...

The power has come from the T4 160 Map as carried out by Phil. When being checked by Phil he let me know from the PC screen that there was an issue with one of the injectors but as the car runs fine...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st January 2017, 23:23
Replies: 34
Views: 1,691
Posted By Mr bountyfull
The fix is the "fixing of power" no other fix....

The fix is the "fixing of power" no other fix. They are the real mpg values by brim to brim. I recorded the mileage noted the fuel used brim to brim and that was the mpg. If no one trusts my records...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st January 2017, 13:19
Replies: 34
Views: 1,691
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Update - now with T4 fix. The car is now more...

Update - now with T4 fix. The car is now more swift where I want it 50-70mph but more importantly the car is now giving just shy of 60mpg (over 59mpg brim to brim measured) with the same routes and...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st December 2016, 20:50
Replies: 16
Views: 1,025
Posted By Mr bountyfull
As can be seen on the MPG thread my car's display...

As can be seen on the MPG thread my car's display says 44.1 where the actual brim to brim value is a rather nice 50.27mpg
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st December 2016, 20:47
Replies: 34
Views: 1,691
Posted By Mr bountyfull
My two previous diesels were firstly a ZT manual...

My two previous diesels were firstly a ZT manual and no matter what i did I never seen north of 49mpg. The second was a manual 75 also never seeing much more than 45mpg. As has been said on the forum...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st December 2016, 14:30
Replies: 34
Views: 1,691
Posted By Mr bountyfull
My input after buying Brendan P's red manual with...

My input after buying Brendan P's red manual with 127k on the clock. I have covered just under 700 mile to date with a test on mpg started 372 miles ago. As with all diesels purchased I treat the car...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th December 2016, 21:02
Replies: 76
Views: 4,937
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Nailed it. Now on my third 75, second MG so I can...

Nailed it. Now on my third 75, second MG so I can say it again nailed it.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd December 2016, 00:14
Replies: 6
Views: 501
Posted By Mr bountyfull
The search is complete I am the new owner of...

The search is complete I am the new owner of BrendanP lovely red Connie SE
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th November 2016, 16:50
Replies: 6
Views: 501
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Once you have sorted out the niggles what figure...

Once you have sorted out the niggles what figure do you think you would want. PM if you don't not want to state on the open forum.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th November 2016, 11:36
Replies: 6
Views: 501
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Just had a look at the car on your post. What...

Just had a look at the car on your post. What speed were you sitting at to get the high mpg reading?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2016, 22:06
Replies: 6
Views: 501
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Subscription paid I need another 75/ZT

On the hunt again. Ideal car cruise and never smoked in for starters, if you have such a car we need to speak.
Forum: Social Forum 6th November 2016, 00:18
Replies: 65
Views: 3,099
Posted By Mr bountyfull
This is my post around this subject as posted on...

This is my post around this subject as posted on Pistonheads a few day ago.
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There are many on here with a better grasp of the details than me, having said that I will pass comment. The EU is...
Forum: Social Forum 24th October 2016, 00:03
Replies: 42
Views: 1,539
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Band of brothers, bit like us on here. This...

Band of brothers, bit like us on here. This includes the girls!
Forum: Was it you? 25th September 2016, 16:57
Replies: 1
Views: 271
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Orange ZT-T Friday 23/9/16 M42

Travelling from Newbury to Appleby Magna to collect Disks for 260 spotted the said car travelling opposite direction, south? Looked good and very dramatic, on here?
Forum: Photography Corner 29th August 2016, 06:13
Replies: 7
Views: 667
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Looking good at Dalmain. I still like the looks...

Looking good at Dalmain. I still like the looks of the coupe it's aged well. I past one parked next to a S-type Jag and they complement each other.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th August 2016, 16:13
Replies: 21
Views: 1,352
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I did expect more tales of woe, so not too bad so...

I did expect more tales of woe, so not too bad so far. If and when the BMW goes I will at least get a test drive.

It's for commuting only, 270 miles Sundays and Thursday/Friday. So the criteria is...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th August 2016, 11:59
Replies: 21
Views: 1,352
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Will a Citroen C5 a former 75 Driver?

I have a car to sell a 2006 BMW 335i saloon advertised on Pistonheads. This was my sons car and to help him I took ownership. Now I don't get on with this hence its for sale.

Now while I have been...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th August 2016, 18:58
Replies: 16
Views: 775
Posted By Mr bountyfull
This had a diesel connie and ran it over a year...

This had a diesel connie and ran it over a year 20k with 16/17/18 wheels. Each change up you loose some ride quality but as you know there is a lot of ride quality to spare.
Forum: Items Wanted 19th August 2016, 23:35
Replies: 1
Views: 321
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Possibly looking for another 75?

I have got that need again and could be looking very soon for another 75.

Idealy a diesel with cruise and contemporary seats, bad back so not suited to the classic seat. Absolutes are cruise and...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th July 2016, 20:54
Replies: 195
Views: 12,766
Posted By Mr bountyfull
I have sent the Prof a pm as I cannot comment on...

I have sent the Prof a pm as I cannot comment on that thread. Hopefully he might see this and look towards the top left!!!!
Forum: V8 Forum 20th June 2016, 01:00
Replies: 10
Views: 2,585
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Cough cough I know the KB is faster than a...

Cough cough

I know the KB is faster than a Jag S Type R, an Aston Martin V8 Vantage 4.3 but could have been a 4.7 can't say for sure.
Forum: Social Forum 6th June 2016, 21:40
Replies: 1,305
Views: 42,488
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Well to the point I will be voting out. I would...

Well to the point I will be voting out. I would like to say that as a way of maintaining peace and trading it was a great idea, however the application has been less than perfect.

I will be voting...
Forum: V8 Forum 1st May 2016, 23:58
Replies: 0
Views: 513
Posted By Mr bountyfull
The Millers on Tour NC500

Well we recently completed the North Coast 500 and it was everything and more that we could have hoped for. Weather tick, traffic light tick, good hotels tick.

If you get the chance go for it,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th March 2016, 22:10
Replies: 18
Views: 1,097
Posted By Mr bountyfull
Still a handsome car, I always wanted one and...

Still a handsome car, I always wanted one and would still consider getting one as good as yours.
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