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Forum: I.C.E. Forum 1st April 2020, 21:41
Replies: 5
Views: 201
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Does the Alpine unit have dab Mark? I don't think...

Does the Alpine unit have dab Mark? I don't think I could go back now having experienced the quality.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st March 2020, 10:08
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Mine too. It's now in my 45 and it works with...

Mine too. It's now in my 45 and it works with those as well.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th March 2020, 18:58
Replies: 37
Views: 1,707
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Does anyone else have a dump valve fitted? I...

Does anyone else have a dump valve fitted?

I never tire of hearing vroom tishhh :D:getmecoat:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th March 2020, 21:48
Replies: 37
Views: 1,707
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Is that with a standard exhaust and cat Bob?

Is that with a standard exhaust and cat Bob?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th March 2020, 11:18
Replies: 37
Views: 1,707
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Please post up your thoughts when you get it...

Please post up your thoughts when you get it done. If the improvements are anywhere near what they claim it should be very noticeable.I'm looking to do the same along with a sports cat. :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th March 2020, 23:21
Replies: 37
Views: 1,707
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Can't argue with that :D

Can't argue with that :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th March 2020, 23:11
Replies: 37
Views: 1,707
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Better torque perhaps?

Better torque perhaps?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th March 2020, 23:03
Replies: 37
Views: 1,707
Posted By VVC-Geeza
What is the output power of the 6?

What is the output power of the 6?
Forum: Social Forum 6th March 2020, 21:28
Replies: 23
Views: 683
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Any pic's of the car itself?

Any pic's of the car itself?
Forum: Social Forum 4th March 2020, 12:25
Replies: 12
Views: 366
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Of course it's easy being a pro footballer living...

Of course it's easy being a pro footballer living the life if Riley.That's why we're all doing it.I wonder how many would refuse the big bucks and lifestyle given the opportunity.
Forum: Social Forum 3rd March 2020, 23:34
Replies: 12
Views: 366
Posted By VVC-Geeza
No chance.The FA cup is a low priority for them...

No chance.The FA cup is a low priority for them even though they fielded a strong team.The title is already in the bag and I expect them to turn around the Champions league tie.Tiredness may have...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th February 2020, 21:33
Replies: 97
Views: 20,269
Posted By VVC-Geeza
It's working fine in all three of my...

It's working fine in all three of my Rovers.Although I did have an issue with the system in my 45 around four weeks ago.When I pressed the button to call the control centre I got the message "Unable...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd February 2020, 19:24
Replies: 26
Views: 1,150
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Happy birthday Bri. Vroom tishhh ☺

Happy birthday Bri.

Vroom tishhh ☺
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th January 2020, 00:17
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By VVC-Geeza
That first image is fantastic.Oh how things might...

That first image is fantastic.Oh how things might have been with a little imagination and forward thinking.
Forum: Social Forum 25th January 2020, 14:05
Replies: 6
Views: 381
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hi I think street parking on Westciffe is free...

Hi
I think street parking on Westciffe is free between October and March.As you say it's a few mins walk to the town centre.Not too bad though,about 10 mins max.
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 9th January 2020, 20:05
Replies: 4
Views: 1,253
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Thans thats very useful.I'm planning on fitting...

Thans thats very useful.I'm planning on fitting Focal K2 speakers.As you say there is a wide variation of price depending on the supplier.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th January 2020, 20:04
Replies: 12
Views: 530
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Yes,they are a known weak point.Not too expensive...

Yes,they are a known weak point.Not too expensive to replace and see if it cures it.I would re-gap the plugs first though as TC suggests if you haven't already done so.
Forum: Social Forum 7th January 2020, 19:50
Replies: 0
Views: 143
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Ultrasound and internal scar tissue.

Has anyone used Ultrasound effectively to break up internal scar tissue around a joint etc following surgery or an injury?

I would also be interested to hear from any physio's or others who...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th January 2020, 17:27
Replies: 12
Views: 530
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Could it be hitting the rev limit? The boost...

Could it be hitting the rev limit?

The boost control valve on the airbox is also a possible known cause of missfire when they get (tired).
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th January 2020, 17:17
Replies: 19
Views: 1,745
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Thats a generous offer from a true...

Thats a generous offer from a true enthusiast.Sorry to hear about your predicament.
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 3rd January 2020, 10:48
Replies: 4
Views: 1,253
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Thanks, sounds worthwhile.Did you upgrade your...

Thanks, sounds worthwhile.Did you upgrade your speakers? And was the noise deadening noticeable?
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 19th December 2019, 16:29
Replies: 14
Views: 2,496
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I have an Xtrons DD with dab+.I tried it with a...

I have an Xtrons DD with dab+.I tried it with a windscreen aeriel and while reception of strong stations was good during the day and when in town,it greatly degraded at night and in rural...
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 19th December 2019, 16:01
Replies: 4
Views: 1,253
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Speaker upgrade enhancements.

I'm planning to upgrade the door speakers next year to Focal K2's.Can anything else be done to enhance the sound such as Dynamat on the door skins or changing the pods that the speaker sits in?Any...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th December 2019, 22:10
Replies: 4
Views: 586
Posted By VVC-Geeza
And above all else an honest and to your face man.

And above all else an honest and to your face man.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th December 2019, 17:08
Replies: 15
Views: 1,564
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Oi you....vroom tishhhh :icon_lol:

Oi you....vroom tishhhh :icon_lol:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th December 2019, 21:48
Replies: 8
Views: 1,140
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Glad to hear you have it back Rav.I believe we...

Glad to hear you have it back Rav.I believe we are down to around 400 on the road currently with a similar number sorned.Good luck with the restoration :cool:
Forum: Social Forum 3rd December 2019, 15:33
Replies: 10
Views: 566
Posted By VVC-Geeza
About an Andyman :icon_cheesygrin:

About an Andyman :icon_cheesygrin:
Forum: Social Forum 29th November 2019, 00:15
Replies: 38
Views: 1,845
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Thats really upsetting to read.Hope things turn...

Thats really upsetting to read.Hope things turn round for them and all concerned.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th November 2019, 00:00
Replies: 12
Views: 1,231
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I have had my 200 coupe 20 years next month and...

I have had my 200 coupe 20 years next month and have never had a bulb failure of any description,internal or external.In saying that,it has never been a daily.Still a testament to bulb quality.
Forum: Social Forum 15th November 2019, 20:57
Replies: 14
Views: 671
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Nice to hear Steve :}

Nice to hear Steve :}
Forum: Social Forum 7th November 2019, 16:51
Replies: 14
Views: 671
Posted By VVC-Geeza
You need to hold the valve body in the vertical...

You need to hold the valve body in the vertical position with a pair of mole grips or large adjustable spanner while turning the large nut anti clockwise,then they will separate.Don't forget to...
Forum: Social Forum 5th November 2019, 17:44
Replies: 14
Views: 671
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Buy a new valve and split it at the large nut so...

Buy a new valve and split it at the large nut so the tail and body separate. Do the same with the existing one.You will need to hold against the body while undoing the large nut.Introduce the new...
Forum: Social Forum 27th September 2019, 19:41
Replies: 11
Views: 692
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Tonight at 9pm (Friday) on channel 5. Inside...

Tonight at 9pm (Friday) on channel 5.

Inside Airforce One : Secrets Of The Presidents Plane.
Forum: Social Forum 26th September 2019, 19:29
Replies: 11
Views: 692
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Aviation enthusiasts check out the the...

Aviation enthusiasts check out the the Smithsonian channel.Many previously unseen programmes and highly avaiation biased.Channel 99 Freeview.
Forum: Social Forum 17th September 2019, 19:19
Replies: 11
Views: 429
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Have a gooden Rav :}

Have a gooden Rav :}
Forum: Social Forum 11th September 2019, 09:13
Replies: 10
Views: 297
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Not to mention missing a pen and skying it over...

Not to mention missing a pen and skying it over the bar from 2 yards at the other end :duh:.Game of two halves for England.
Forum: Social Forum 10th September 2019, 21:02
Replies: 10
Views: 297
Posted By VVC-Geeza
5-3 hope I'm not going to regret this thread :o

5-3 hope I'm not going to regret this thread :o
Forum: Social Forum 10th September 2019, 20:45
Replies: 10
Views: 297
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Impressive England.

4-0 win over Bulgaria and now 5-1 up against Kosavo by half time after going behind in the first minute.I think England will go into next years Euro's with a real chance barring some disaster in...
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 3rd September 2019, 14:16
Replies: 4
Views: 859
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Ten years of ownership.

Ten years ago today I made the 340 miles round trip to Sittingbourne in Kent to collect my 1.8 Connoisseur SE T, having been down four days earlier to view and test drive it.It was four years ...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th August 2019, 23:54
Replies: 3
Views: 253
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I have the Forge one John, like the blue one in...

I have the Forge one John, like the blue one in your picture.It sounds just right imo,noticeable, without being in ya face.Why not base the number of holes on that one.Incidently the diaphragm in the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th August 2019, 23:26
Replies: 11
Views: 1,139
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I was surprised to hear the SD1 only has a three...

I was surprised to hear the SD1 only has a three speed box,and 'runs out of legs'.I love the cars design and it still looks fresh today,but I can't understand the choice of gearbox:shrug:
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 10th August 2019, 23:26
Replies: 8
Views: 1,836
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Although I didn't fit the sharkfin myself,I did...

Although I didn't fit the sharkfin myself,I did assist in a VERY small way.We drilled the roof through where the rear courtesy light is positioned.This meant that there was minimal disturbance of the...
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 10th August 2019, 16:41
Replies: 8
Views: 1,836
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I had an amplified dab/fm sharkfin aerial fitted...

I had an amplified dab/fm sharkfin aerial fitted late last year.Reception is perfect on both,can't speak highly enough of it.As a bonus I think it modernises the appearance of the car.

...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd July 2019, 23:38
Replies: 6
Views: 273
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I had an official electoral registration form...

I had an official electoral registration form delivered on Monday, Ray.That was from the city council.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th July 2019, 22:09
Replies: 60
Views: 3,306
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I think it all depends on how they are used.I've...

I think it all depends on how they are used.I've owned my 75 10 years in September and put 15K on it :o.Now on 62K,granted it's always been a weekend only car.Just adds to the specialness every time...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th June 2019, 23:41
Replies: 23
Views: 1,296
Posted By VVC-Geeza
A true credit to you.Does it live in a garage?

A true credit to you.Does it live in a garage?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th June 2019, 21:57
Replies: 16
Views: 1,500
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I seem to remember that sworks (Mark) told me...

I seem to remember that sworks (Mark) told me that Rover put out a directive that Engine flush should not be used on the 1.8T .Perhaps he will confirm.
Forum: Social Forum 26th June 2019, 14:10
Replies: 10
Views: 452
Posted By VVC-Geeza
How about a bit of "like for like" justice.Would...

How about a bit of "like for like" justice.Would be far more sattisfying and save the taxpayer some money.I can dream.....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th June 2019, 17:39
Replies: 20
Views: 1,414
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Looks stunning Rav,and knowing who the previous...

Looks stunning Rav,and knowing who the previous owner is it's sure to be tip top mechanically.To good for a daily really!:}
Forum: Was it you? 13th June 2019, 14:02
Replies: 0
Views: 213
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Tescos Mickleover Derby.

BRG Facelift cdti saloon R400EJC.Thursday lunchtime.
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 9th June 2019, 17:35
Replies: 48
Views: 3,642
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I have an Xtrons WinCE unit with built in DAB+....

I have an Xtrons WinCE unit with built in DAB+. All functions work well, and quickly, including the iGo 8 satnav.I was considering upgrading the cars speakers,but the improvement in sound quality is...
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 9th June 2019, 12:16
Replies: 10
Views: 951
Posted By VVC-Geeza
You will need a decent amplified external antenna...

You will need a decent amplified external antenna
for consistantly good DAB reception Bri.I had a sharkfin fitted and it made all the difference in the world 😎
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 4th June 2019, 15:22
Replies: 4
Views: 564
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Very clean :cool:

Very clean :cool:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st June 2019, 13:29
Replies: 15
Views: 818
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Sounds like it was waiting for you Ray.Nice story...

Sounds like it was waiting for you Ray.Nice story and I'm glad you are happy with your new steed.Looks lovely. :cool:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st May 2019, 19:57
Replies: 8
Views: 326
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Ordered the tool which comes with 20 cores so...

Ordered the tool which comes with 20 cores so should keep me going for a while.Thanks again all :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st May 2019, 19:16
Replies: 8
Views: 326
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Thanks chaps.☺ Is the valve core standard or...

Thanks chaps.☺

Is the valve core standard or am I likely to be chasing the right one? May be easier to run it down to a tyre depot if there are lots of different ones.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st May 2019, 19:02
Replies: 8
Views: 326
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Air escape from tyre valve.

When I remove the dust cap from the valve on a wheel on my 200 coupe,air is escaping quite fast.I have tried reseating the pin with some narrow plyers,to no avail.It's a metal valve on an alloy...
Forum: Social Forum 10th May 2019, 23:06
Replies: 49
Views: 3,292
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I'm hoping if we can put Chelsea away in the...

I'm hoping if we can put Chelsea away in the Europa final, and make ECL,
Emery will be given funds to clear out Wengers remaining dross.Aubameyang and Lacazette were on fire agaist Valecia.


I'm...
Forum: Social Forum 9th May 2019, 09:32
Replies: 5
Views: 170
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Have a good one :}

Have a good one :}
Forum: Social Forum 8th May 2019, 22:44
Replies: 9
Views: 228
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Post When that second Ajax goal went in I'm sure even...

When that second Ajax goal went in I'm sure even the most optimitic Spurs fan must have thought it was all over.Up until the first Spurs goal,Spurs had been second best all over the pitch.Two...
Forum: Social Forum 7th May 2019, 22:24
Replies: 6
Views: 264
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Has to be the best comeback ever bearing in mind...

Has to be the best comeback ever bearing in mind the opposition.The 3-0 scoreline from the first leg was very harsh on Liverpool.Absolutely magnificent result :bowdown:
Forum: Social Forum 7th May 2019, 22:12
Replies: 49
Views: 3,292
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I'd say Liverpool got their just deserts...

I'd say Liverpool got their just deserts :laughing2::rofl:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd May 2019, 23:33
Replies: 16
Views: 1,022
Posted By VVC-Geeza
The Queen loved a Rover.Apparently.

The Queen loved a Rover.Apparently.
Forum: Social Forum 3rd May 2019, 23:05
Replies: 49
Views: 3,292
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hope that doesn't come back to bite you ;) ...

Hope that doesn't come back to bite you ;)

How are utd doing by the way? :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th April 2019, 13:51
Replies: 8
Views: 596
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Calm down and go and have a pint in the Bucket of...

Calm down and go and have a pint in the Bucket of Blood :}
Forum: Social Forum 27th April 2019, 19:28
Replies: 6
Views: 197
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Have a great day Richard :}

Have a great day Richard :}
Forum: Social Forum 26th April 2019, 17:33
Replies: 13
Views: 577
Posted By VVC-Geeza
It looks to have been an unprecedented number of...

It looks to have been an unprecedented number of visitors to me.I have been lots of times when it has been very busy but in those pictures it looks manic.
It's only a small place and the amenaties...
Forum: Social Forum 25th April 2019, 14:03
Replies: 13
Views: 577
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I park about a mile along from West cliff.Only...

I park about a mile along from West cliff.Only takes around 20 mins to walk back to the harbour, it's much better than feeding a meter £6 for the greedy council.
Forum: Social Forum 23rd April 2019, 19:14
Replies: 13
Views: 577
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Has anyone else spotted the white 75 Limo on the...

Has anyone else spotted the white 75 Limo on the taxi rank opposite the railway station? I haven't seen it in a while though so may have been moved on.
Forum: Social Forum 23rd April 2019, 16:01
Replies: 13
Views: 577
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Whitby woes

Seems Whitby has become a victim of it's own success.I love the place but I'm glad I didn't visit over the Easter holiday.What with the place being left like a tip by the record number of visitors,...
Forum: Social Forum 21st April 2019, 22:54
Replies: 22
Views: 899
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Would look great,and don't foget the sharkfin for...

Would look great,and don't foget the sharkfin for the roof :cool:
Forum: Social Forum 20th April 2019, 23:21
Replies: 22
Views: 899
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I understand your itch :} For me it will be...

I understand your itch :}

For me it will be a White P6 V8 with a black vynl roof :drool4: one day.
Forum: Social Forum 18th April 2019, 17:18
Replies: 3
Views: 209
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Son seems to play his best stuff when Kane is...

Son seems to play his best stuff when Kane is missing,they don't seem to complement each other as strikers.He will be a huge loss in the first leg of the semi final.With no Kane either through injury...
Forum: Social Forum 17th April 2019, 23:15
Replies: 3
Views: 209
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Man city v Spurs.

That was as good a game as I have ever seen.Had everything.Brilliant for the neutral but very nail biting for fans of the teams involved.what a game and well done to both :bowdown:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th April 2019, 22:35
Replies: 5
Views: 337
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Well done.Enjoy 👍

Well done.Enjoy 👍
Forum: Social Forum 11th April 2019, 15:00
Replies: 14
Views: 623
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Demon shine Ronnie. Done in a few mins ;):}

Demon shine Ronnie. Done in a few mins ;):}
Forum: Social Forum 7th April 2019, 20:04
Replies: 20
Views: 849
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Well while demand is being eradicated (which I...

Well while demand is being eradicated (which I very much doubt it ever will be) it's uplifting to hear of one small piece of natural justice for the innocent animals.Certainly made my day too,long...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd April 2019, 22:17
Replies: 32
Views: 1,763
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Where did you get the centres from?

Where did you get the centres from?
Forum: Social Forum 30th March 2019, 19:08
Replies: 3
Views: 175
Posted By VVC-Geeza
And then let it be an end to this outdated ritual...

And then let it be an end to this outdated ritual :(
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th March 2019, 09:14
Replies: 6
Views: 530
Posted By VVC-Geeza
The boost control valve on the side of the airbox...

The boost control valve on the side of the airbox can cause hesitation if faulty.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th March 2019, 15:32
Replies: 19
Views: 1,437
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Thanks for the quick turn around Bri.All...

Thanks for the quick turn around Bri.All refitted, everything working fine and now showing the correct mileage. :cool:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th March 2019, 23:46
Replies: 19
Views: 1,437
Posted By VVC-Geeza
That chip is a lot smaller than I had imagined...

That chip is a lot smaller than I had imagined Brian,pretty delicate stuff to work with.I'll pass on the good news to the 75 that the 45 will soon be back in service.It not very happy having to work...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd March 2019, 17:18
Replies: 13
Views: 693
Posted By VVC-Geeza
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Forum: Social Forum 22nd March 2019, 17:12
Replies: 25
Views: 866
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I love to see them but wish they weren't so...

I love to see them but wish they weren't so destructive.They empty the plastic birdfeeders of the sunflower hearts and trash them with their sharp teeth in their upsidedown feeding frenzies :(
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th March 2019, 13:28
Replies: 3
Views: 368
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Contact member jubarelly through his website...

Contact member jubarelly through his website www.androidice.com
He is an Xtrons agent and can provide a fitting service if required.He's in Wolverhampton.
Had my Xtrons unit from him last...
Forum: Social Forum 18th March 2019, 18:11
Replies: 2
Views: 283
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Red face You couldn't make it up.

Link (https://www.derbytelegraph.co.uk/news/local-news/motorist-calls-police-drink-driver-2656433) :duh::D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th March 2019, 17:08
Replies: 19
Views: 1,437
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hi Brian,I cleaned up the body earth as suggested...

Hi Brian,I cleaned up the body earth as suggested but unfortunately no joy with the rev counter fault. Thinking about it if you tap the dash binacle over the instrument pack it normalises the rev...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th March 2019, 12:51
Replies: 19
Views: 1,437
Posted By VVC-Geeza
This is the unit. ...

This is the unit.


https://i.imgur.com/zWa7ITo.jpg?1


https://i.imgur.com/28BIBMr.jpg?1
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th March 2019, 23:06
Replies: 19
Views: 1,437
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Thanks Brian I'll let you know how we get on.

Thanks Brian I'll let you know how we get on.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th March 2019, 22:59
Replies: 19
Views: 1,437
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Thanks Brian.I think thats what Nick at Austin...

Thanks Brian.I think thats what Nick at Austin Garages was intending to do, but he said having had one apart recently from a late facelift car it wasn't possible,something to do with the rev counter...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th March 2019, 22:39
Replies: 19
Views: 1,437
Posted By VVC-Geeza
The rev counter is the problem Brian.One moment...

The rev counter is the problem Brian.One moment it is not registering,then it shoots up and the next moment it is readung low.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th March 2019, 22:36
Replies: 19
Views: 1,437
Posted By VVC-Geeza
[QUOTE=Phil-T4;2719050]You need to dump the 93c46...

[QUOTE=Phil-T4;2719050]You need to dump the 93c46 eeprom. alter its contents (stored mileage reading) and reprogram it.

Excuse my ignorance Phil but can that be done on T4?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th March 2019, 11:49
Replies: 19
Views: 1,437
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hi Andy Nick at Austin Garages tells me its...

Hi Andy

Nick at Austin Garages tells me its a different system on the 45.He had originally hoped to physically transfer the mileage unit fom one cluster to another but on investigation on another...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th March 2019, 11:04
Replies: 19
Views: 1,437
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Digital mileage correction.

Has anyone used one of these businesses who advertise digital mileage corretion? And if so what did it cost?

I am going to be replacing the instument cluster on my 45 with another used one,and...
Forum: Social Forum 11th March 2019, 22:55
Replies: 25
Views: 1,141
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Great post and my sentiments exactly.Life us just...

Great post and my sentiments exactly.Life us just to short to waste on wasters.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th March 2019, 16:42
Replies: 11
Views: 783
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I seem to remember that one of the other owners...

I seem to remember that one of the other owners club forums in conjunction with Longlife, produced an OEM quality system (or back box) which had near identical sound levels to the originals.
The...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th March 2019, 23:00
Replies: 52
Views: 2,193
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Does the black uprated Viton gasket fail in...

Does the black uprated Viton gasket fail in time,or is it seen as a permanent fix?
Forum: Social Forum 8th March 2019, 16:33
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By VVC-Geeza
It's a miracle in itself that the pilot survived...

It's a miracle in itself that the pilot survived the fireball impact.Regardless of the verdict it's a sentence in itself to have to live with the consequences of his error for the rest of his life.A...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th March 2019, 16:20
Replies: 1
Views: 299
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Power steering fluid flush/change.

Is there a recommended service interval for this?Time or mileage wise.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th March 2019, 21:21
Replies: 13
Views: 1,754
Posted By VVC-Geeza
It'll never happen,the people of this country are...

It'll never happen,the people of this country are happy to complain to their mates in the pub about
financial injustice but when it comes to standing together and rejecting it we just can't be...
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 28th February 2019, 17:08
Replies: 19
Views: 2,222
Posted By VVC-Geeza
The new card is still working very well...

The new card is still working very well generally, however I did encounter an issue last weekend while travelling south on the M1.From around junction 23 onwards an indicator of a speed limit of...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th February 2019, 19:13
Replies: 8
Views: 601
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Someones going to get a rocket for posting this...

Someones going to get a rocket for posting this here.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th February 2019, 22:49
Replies: 14
Views: 994
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Phil-T4 setting up the idle on the aftermarket...

Phil-T4 setting up the idle on the aftermarket fully mapable Emerald ECU on my VVC engined coupe.What a star that guy is :bowdown:


https://i.imgur.com/RuE2AOt.jpg?1
Forum: Social Forum 25th February 2019, 00:08
Replies: 5
Views: 280
Posted By VVC-Geeza
The coach should have sent security on to the...

The coach should have sent security on to the pitch and forcibly removed him.I can't see it happening again anytime soon but it further distances these out of touch pampered footballers from the...
Forum: Social Forum 24th February 2019, 23:18
Replies: 5
Views: 280
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Carabao cup final.

I thought I'd seen it all on a football pitch but something happened in this game which I've never seen before.The Chelsea goalkeeper refused to be substituted and openly defied his coach in stayed...
Forum: Social Forum 21st February 2019, 20:16
Replies: 24
Views: 1,520
Posted By VVC-Geeza
What about a cat? Would a tiger be...

What about a cat?

Would a tiger be effective? :shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th February 2019, 21:56
Replies: 44
Views: 3,406
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I'll bet they don't do it twice in Saudi.If...

I'll bet they don't do it twice in Saudi.If caught :flog2:
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 19th February 2019, 15:59
Replies: 4
Views: 3,196
Posted By VVC-Geeza
As above,excellent products and service.

As above,excellent products and service.
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 19th February 2019, 15:54
Replies: 577
Views: 63,565
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Have a word with jubarelly about an Xtrons unit...

Have a word with jubarelly about an Xtrons unit Rob.He fitted one for me about four months ago which has built in DAB+, and radio reception is perfect. As are all the other functions.It's a world...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th February 2019, 13:16
Replies: 27
Views: 1,504
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I had a similar scenario with my 45 in very cold...

I had a similar scenario with my 45 in very cold weather. I was in the habit of letting the fuel run very low before filling up. On occasions it struggled to start and it briefly brought the EML on....
Forum: Items Wanted 13th February 2019, 11:59
Replies: 1
Views: 248
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Facelift 75 chrome boot plinth.

Must be unmarked,with 4 good mounting lugs plus retaining nuts.Thanks.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th February 2019, 14:12
Replies: 82
Views: 5,609
Posted By VVC-Geeza
What quantity of fluid is required for a change?

What quantity of fluid is required for a change?
Forum: Social Forum 11th February 2019, 13:43
Replies: 11
Jay
Views: 324
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Have a great day Jay :}

Have a great day Jay :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th February 2019, 17:42
Replies: 54
Views: 2,799
Posted By VVC-Geeza
A head to head on the track would be VERY...

A head to head on the track would be VERY interesting :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th February 2019, 16:29
Replies: 6
Views: 544
Posted By VVC-Geeza
He's right about one thing,there are precious few...

He's right about one thing,there are precious few remaining.I hope it finds it's way into the hands of an enthusiast.His attitude isn't the best,it sounds as though he's had one or two chancers...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th February 2019, 15:26
Replies: 20
Views: 1,293
Posted By VVC-Geeza
As a duotone the brown and grey wouldn't look bad...

As a duotone the brown and grey wouldn't look bad properly done.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th February 2019, 20:25
Replies: 10
Views: 647
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Yep mine runs between 89-91.

Yep mine runs between 89-91.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th February 2019, 10:18
Replies: 6
Views: 452
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I have subscribed to Smartnav for the nearly 10...

I have subscribed to Smartnav for the nearly 10 years I have owned my 75.The car has always been a weekend only car but I have never experienced battery drain despite the cars lack of regular use.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th February 2019, 15:07
Replies: 63
Views: 3,678
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Just checked and he is no longer listing anything...

Just checked and he is no longer listing anything on ebay.The oval gauges were certainly there in November.Shame about that.I can thoroughly recommend the cup holder type if he decides to make any...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th February 2019, 14:03
Replies: 63
Views: 3,678
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I have both the coolant level sensor and temp...

I have both the coolant level sensor and temp gauge which were supplied by Jack around 2012.
They provide much reassurance and both still working well.
Jack is still supplying the button type temp...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd February 2019, 23:00
Replies: 25
Views: 1,127
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Swarm of bees :shrug:

Swarm of bees :shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th January 2019, 23:31
Replies: 15
Views: 1,109
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Yes will do.

Yes will do.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th January 2019, 23:18
Replies: 15
Views: 1,109
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hi Kim if you visit the UK in your 75 in the...

Hi Kim

if you visit the UK in your 75 in the future to attend a meeting I'm sure club members would be willing to fit a new unit for you.If you wanted a roof aerial it would probably require a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th January 2019, 20:48
Replies: 15
Views: 1,109
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I had a chance to properly trial the shark fin...

I had a chance to properly trial the shark fin aerial today and I'm pleased to say it passed with flying colours :cool:


I selected DAB station (Smooth East midlands) here in Derby and then drove...
Forum: Items Wanted 22nd January 2019, 23:25
Replies: 2
Views: 282
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Did you get my pm re the bumper Paul?

Did you get my pm re the bumper Paul?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd January 2019, 23:16
Replies: 8
Views: 495
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hi David and welcome to the club.I hope your 75...

Hi David and welcome to the club.I hope your 75 brings you much pleasure for many years to come. :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2019, 15:47
Replies: 6
Views: 707
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Any details of that please?

Any details of that please?
Forum: Items Wanted 18th January 2019, 23:08
Replies: 5
Views: 323
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I would be interested to know when Smartnav...

I would be interested to know when Smartnav became a factory option.Many years ago at one of the national meets I met an elderly chap who had owned his very early car from new.If I remember correctly...
Forum: Items Wanted 18th January 2019, 20:51
Replies: 5
Views: 323
Posted By VVC-Geeza
It could well be.I have only seen one Tm system,...

It could well be.I have only seen one Tm system, that had a round switch on the dash with Tm symbol on it.Smartnav has the oval switch on the switch panel.
Forum: Items Wanted 18th January 2019, 20:34
Replies: 5
Views: 323
Posted By VVC-Geeza
If you haven't already done so you need to...

If you haven't already done so you need to register the car with Smartnav and pay your subscription. Then it will work,no screen required.
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 18th January 2019, 16:27
Replies: 19
Views: 2,222
Posted By VVC-Geeza
It was from the German seller I mentioned in post...

It was from the German seller I mentioned in post #2 on your software thread.As mentioned though,iGO 8 it is not suitable for Android units.From what I understand you will need iGO primo nextgen.
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 17th January 2019, 16:06
Replies: 19
Views: 2,222
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I'm pleased to report that these issues have now...

I'm pleased to report that these issues have now been resolved by purchasing a new iGO 8 navigation card with the latest Q4 2018 maps.


On examination of the old card, in a reader, the maps were...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th January 2019, 23:13
Replies: 7
Views: 712
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I know I shouldn't but.....:rofl:

I know I shouldn't but.....:rofl:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th January 2019, 21:18
Replies: 36
Views: 2,412
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hi John have you seen THESE...

Hi John

have you seen THESE (https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/FITS-MG-ZT-75-1-8T-COOLANT-KIT-MODELS-WITH-PRT-BLUE/222628161918?hash=item33d5ac297e:g:9EcAAOSwAExZpdAK) sets?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st January 2019, 23:51
Replies: 10
Views: 1,019
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hi,sorry I missed your post. I bought...

Hi,sorry I missed your post.


I bought THIS (https://www.dabonwheels.co.uk/product/sharkfin-dab-fm-car-aerial/) shark fin.It's a good fit and watertight.It has a square shank so we drilled a...
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 29th December 2018, 09:40
Replies: 11
Views: 1,564
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Oops, just read it again.Not suitable for...

Oops, just read it again.Not suitable for Android.Sorry.
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 28th December 2018, 23:28
Replies: 11
Views: 1,564
Posted By VVC-Geeza
THIS...

THIS (https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/IGO8-Navigation-Software-Cards-2018/223274740139?hash=item33fc3629ab:g:AWIAAOSw1AhbpTDS:rk:3:pf:0) any good?
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 28th December 2018, 13:53
Replies: 6
Views: 3,308
Posted By VVC-Geeza
The best way to contact him is through his...

The best way to contact him is through his website.
Forum: Social Forum 27th December 2018, 23:33
Replies: 49
Views: 3,292
Posted By VVC-Geeza
So..... are the cracks starting to appear at...

So..... are the cracks starting to appear at city?


Have Utd turned the corner?


Is Pogba an utter disgrace for going on strike over Mourinho?


Can Spurs win the league?
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 27th December 2018, 23:19
Replies: 6
Views: 3,308
Posted By VVC-Geeza
The seller is a trader on here and he supplied...

The seller is a trader on here and he supplied and fitted that same unit for me a few months ago.It's a WinCE unit though not Android.I'm really pleased with it. HERE ...
Forum: Items Wanted 23rd December 2018, 10:56
Replies: 3
Views: 337
Posted By VVC-Geeza
No,unfortunately not.Bad timing I guess!

No,unfortunately not.Bad timing I guess!
Forum: Social Forum 21st December 2018, 23:06
Replies: 7
Views: 361
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I couldn't agree more.The beginning of the end of...

I couldn't agree more.The beginning of the end of the dark nights.Just wish they would do away with the outdated ritual of playing about with the clocks.
Forum: Items Wanted 21st December 2018, 22:55
Replies: 3
Views: 337
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I lobbed one of these away a couple of months ago...

I lobbed one of these away a couple of months ago when I replaced it with an Xtrons DD. You could have had it gladly.Not sure if you want it for spares but the radio reception was always appauling...
Forum: Social Forum 18th December 2018, 11:43
Replies: 13
Views: 501
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Wenger is out of work ;)

Wenger is out of work ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th December 2018, 19:24
Replies: 10
Views: 1,019
Posted By VVC-Geeza
I have an Xtrons DD unit with built in dab+.It...

I have an Xtrons DD unit with built in dab+.It was supplied and fitted by Jubbarelly, member on here.
As mentioned above by GF, a good qualty amplified external aerial is vital to good performance...
Forum: Social Forum 10th December 2018, 17:27
Replies: 2
Views: 283
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Bomber Boys: The Fighting Lancaster 1/4.

Seven young volunteers, relatives of WW11 vetererans learn to fly a Lancaster bomber.

PBS America tonight at 9pm.
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 10th December 2018, 12:46
Replies: 6
Views: 870
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Hi the orange wire is normally the...

Hi

the orange wire is normally the illumination wire so if your key illumination works it must be taken from somewhere else.Does your screen dim with the cars lights on?
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 9th December 2018, 19:31
Replies: 6
Views: 870
Posted By VVC-Geeza
The illumination wire on the Xtrons unit is the...

The illumination wire on the Xtrons unit is the same wire that dims the display at night, so should be connected to 12v feed to headlights or sidelights. I presume your screen dimming doesn't work if...
Forum: Social Forum 9th December 2018, 16:25
Replies: 5
Views: 254
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Many happy returns Mark.

Many happy returns Mark.
Forum: Social Forum 9th December 2018, 16:23
Replies: 36
Views: 3,311
Posted By VVC-Geeza
Very sad indeed,I was always inspired by his...

Very sad indeed,I was always inspired by his pioneering work and achievements.He moved the boundries of what was possible with the right determination and application.He stopped posting on here sadly...
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