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Forum: Social Forum 5th August 2021, 17:18
Replies: 29
Views: 468
Posted By macafee2
The valves are not underground. I have had...

The valves are not underground.
I have had experience of gate valves, they seize and then the hand wheel comes off and so I want the isolating valves replaced with stop cocks.

macafee2
Forum: Touring Boating Camping & Caravan Forum 4th August 2021, 19:47
Replies: 10
Views: 287
Posted By macafee2
I will feed back what I find. I found the Lunar...

I will feed back what I find. I found the Lunar caravan wiring diagram but now need to find the magnifying glasses as its far to small to read.
Your post is very helpful thank you.
At the moment I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th August 2021, 18:46
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By macafee2
for those of us that dont have a clue, what parts...

for those of us that dont have a clue, what parts are you talking about, link to items please :)

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th August 2021, 16:40
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By macafee2
I am assuming the first two refer to this arm...

I am assuming the first two refer to this arm https://www.dmgrs.co.uk/collections/pre-orders-mg7/products/rover-75-mg-zt-front-lower-arm-and-bush-lh-aftermarket-or-mg-oem-rbj102500-rbj000371

Some...
Forum: Social Forum 4th August 2021, 11:37
Replies: 29
Views: 468
Posted By macafee2
they are in view and are apparently the "stop...

they are in view and are apparently the "stop cocks". They are also, if left undisturbed for a long time and then turned off, prone to leaking.
I want them out.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 4th August 2021, 09:33
Replies: 29
Views: 468
Posted By macafee2
yes want stop cocks fitted lower down but these...

yes want stop cocks fitted lower down but these silly silver things I want removed.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 4th August 2021, 09:32
Replies: 29
Views: 468
Posted By macafee2
i cannot figure out why they would fit 2 to the...

i cannot figure out why they would fit 2 to the incoming mains supply, even with 2 that may only equal something like a 12mm bore, even if more they will be restricted by a pipe somewhere between...
Forum: Touring Boating Camping & Caravan Forum 3rd August 2021, 21:23
Replies: 10
Views: 287
Posted By macafee2
That was an interesting read, thank you for...

That was an interesting read, thank you for adding the page from the Lunar handbook. I read the PDF before I read what you posted. Your post confirmed what I thought I understood from the pdf.
I had...
Forum: Was it you? 3rd August 2021, 18:54
Replies: 0
Views: 55
Posted By macafee2
EM8888 on Youtube

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tZUB7IKIdmA

At 1 minute 37 seconds

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 3rd August 2021, 17:27
Replies: 29
Views: 468
Posted By macafee2
then I take it back and appologise macafee2

then I take it back and appologise

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 3rd August 2021, 13:33
Replies: 29
Views: 468
Posted By macafee2
I am expecting to have to replace and lower...

I am expecting to have to replace and lower piping to/from heat source pumps. It is as if they were laid and the path laid over the top:duh::eek::mad:

Even if we can lower the patio at one end...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd August 2021, 13:30
Replies: 29
Views: 468
Posted By macafee2
no, I'm sure we can though. What are we looking...

no, I'm sure we can though. What are we looking for, the route of the water main?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 3rd August 2021, 09:05
Replies: 29
Views: 468
Posted By macafee2
As the patio needs to be removed and lowered we...

As the patio needs to be removed and lowered we may find the incoming main. Not sure what work I would do with it, may be run a new pipe into the house.
I am afraid we need to spend more money and...
Forum: Touring Boating Camping & Caravan Forum 2nd August 2021, 22:06
Replies: 10
Views: 287
Posted By macafee2
something like a 2013? Lunar Quasar 525. ha ha...

something like a 2013? Lunar Quasar 525.
ha ha connecting the car to the caravan to knock out the 12v, this all came about as the 12 core cable dragged on the ground and wore through 4 wires.
I'm...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd August 2021, 21:59
Replies: 29
Views: 468
Posted By macafee2
The stop co(k, omg dont go there, look at this...

The stop co(k, omg dont go there, look at this and you will understand...
Forum: Touring Boating Camping & Caravan Forum 2nd August 2021, 21:06
Replies: 10
Views: 287
Posted By macafee2
Mate, some useful information in your post,...

Mate, some useful information in your post, thanks.
No ATC fitted
Yes tested pins 9 and 10 on the saloon for permanent and ignition live but my Tourer which I wired, deliberately has 9 and 10 as...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd August 2021, 19:56
Replies: 29
Views: 468
Posted By macafee2
mmm may be a Cat and Genny will do the job. ...

mmm may be a Cat and Genny will do the job.
Just not sure about tracing plastic pipe.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 2nd August 2021, 19:54
Replies: 29
Views: 468
Posted By macafee2
lol macafee2

lol

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 2nd August 2021, 19:37
Replies: 29
Views: 468
Posted By macafee2
How can you trace your cold water incoming main?

I know where the water meter is, it is in the verge next to the road. From there how, can I trace its' route without digging a trench to follow its route?

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd August 2021, 18:57
Replies: 34
Views: 1,455
Posted By macafee2
well others seem happy with the stuff they get...

well others seem happy with the stuff they get from the seller.
Goodness knows why they think that part is acceptable to sell

macafee2
Forum: Touring Boating Camping & Caravan Forum 1st August 2021, 21:36
Replies: 10
Views: 287
Posted By macafee2
thank you, I thought the same and years ago I...

thank you, I thought the same and years ago I suffered just as you say, a flat battery. I just needed confirmation of my thinking. I will now double check the two wires in the caravan. Unfortunately...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st August 2021, 16:56
Replies: 4
Views: 249
Posted By macafee2
Are all the 16 inch wheels the same size?

Are all the original Rover 16 inch wheels the same size?
I'm wondering about the width. I want to get a set of wheels for my Facelift CDTI for winter as there is a possibility of a long trip and I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st August 2021, 10:17
Replies: 13
Views: 541
Posted By macafee2
in that case we may be asking you who to use:) ...

in that case we may be asking you who to use:)

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st August 2021, 09:40
Replies: 13
Views: 541
Posted By macafee2
what time does it start/finish? macafee2

what time does it start/finish?

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st August 2021, 09:33
Replies: 7
Views: 358
Posted By macafee2
I thought they should be 125nm Always tell...

I thought they should be 125nm

Always tell garages to tighten wheel bolts by hand, never an air gun as they over tighten them. Heard so many stories of over tightened wheel bolts. I also tell them...
Forum: Social Forum 31st July 2021, 23:12
Replies: 32
Views: 994
Posted By macafee2
now dont be shy :) For now we are going to...

now dont be shy :)

For now we are going to have to make do with what we have, money needed elsewhere:mad:

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st July 2021, 13:01
Replies: 10
Views: 994
Posted By macafee2
Thought I'd add an update. The car was, is a lot...

Thought I'd add an update. The car was, is a lot worse then I thought with a lot more broken and worn out parts. Managed to change a lot of parts with second hand parts but it still made a cheap car...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st July 2021, 12:50
Replies: 3
Views: 277
Posted By macafee2
Silverlake will take it for spares or to crush....

Silverlake will take it for spares or to crush. There is a place in Totton that may also take it to crush.

I'd try starting it and see if you can drive it forwards and backwards before spending...
Forum: Social Forum 31st July 2021, 09:06
Replies: 10
Views: 313
Posted By macafee2
How do you know you do not need the vaccine? I...

How do you know you do not need the vaccine?
I think you misunderstood me. If by choice a person decides not to be vaccinated should they still get free treatment for that infection? If they are not...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st July 2021, 08:55
Replies: 13
Views: 541
Posted By macafee2
Me neither, mid way'ish between Retford and...

Me neither, mid way'ish between Retford and Lincoln.
We could set up our own nano meet :)

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th July 2021, 19:20
Replies: 9
Views: 243
Posted By macafee2
Gents are your cars mk1's or 2's? I think a...

Gents are your cars mk1's or 2's? I think a member may have or had some for the mk2's
I saw his details somewhere

macafee2
Forum: Was it you? 30th July 2021, 17:16
Replies: 0
Views: 83
Posted By macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 30th July 2021, 09:37
Replies: 32
Views: 994
Posted By macafee2
go on then, what size? macafee2

go on then, what size?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 30th July 2021, 08:45
Replies: 10
Views: 313
Posted By macafee2
you are right we should have the right to choose...

you are right we should have the right to choose what goes into our bodies.

If one decides not to be vaccinated and there is no medical reason for them not to be, should they be entitled to free...
Forum: Social Forum 30th July 2021, 08:41
Replies: 10
Views: 313
Posted By macafee2
No idea why you think this thread may get closed,...

No idea why you think this thread may get closed, you have not said anything controversial.
Not sure those that have already been vaccinated will be that wound up by not getting a hundred dollars...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th July 2021, 08:32
Replies: 14
Views: 681
Posted By macafee2
I think the last part of what you have said...

I think the last part of what you have said speaks volumes "all that said I think I am going to stick with my Rover." There is more to a car then performance.
Once you beat the other car from the...
Forum: Humour Corner 29th July 2021, 16:58
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By macafee2
insider knowledge macafee2

insider knowledge

macafee2
Forum: Humour Corner 29th July 2021, 16:50
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By macafee2
Some fire crews and I'm thinking Nottinghamshire...

Some fire crews and I'm thinking Nottinghamshire are resisting or more like refusing to take on the role of the ambulances. As the old fire fighters retire and younger ones come in this may change....
Forum: Social Forum 29th July 2021, 16:44
Replies: 2
Views: 174
Posted By macafee2
Only met him a couple of times. Ceedy, could...

Only met him a couple of times.
Ceedy, could you please pass on my good wishes to him?

macafee2
Forum: Touring Boating Camping & Caravan Forum 29th July 2021, 10:43
Replies: 10
Views: 287
Posted By macafee2
caravan 13 pin plug, what are the consequences

I need to replace the cable from the caravan 13 pin plug to the internal electrics of the caravan. The car I am pretty sure is wired correctly but I have an issue with the caravan wiring

pin 9...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th July 2021, 17:00
Replies: 14
Views: 985
Posted By macafee2
I'm lost. Normally I would open Paint, open the...

I'm lost.
Normally I would open Paint, open the photo, select resize and change the 100 for Horizontal and vertical percentage to 25 and save the picture. Make sure the box Maintain Aspect Ratio is...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th July 2021, 14:43
Replies: 14
Views: 985
Posted By macafee2
On your pc/laptop have you a program call PAINT? ...

On your pc/laptop have you a program call PAINT?

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th July 2021, 14:39
Replies: 15
Views: 718
Posted By macafee2
It is as always a case of each to their own when...

It is as always a case of each to their own when it comes to autos and manuals. I was just trying to understand why an auto on a motorway or open road.
I get caught in traffic jams so infrequently...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th July 2021, 08:18
Replies: 15
Views: 718
Posted By macafee2
please explain "I fancy an auto diesel tourer to...

please explain "I fancy an auto diesel tourer to do some longer drives."?
why a Tourer and auto for long drives?
I have done 200 qnd 400 miles in a day both towing and solo and 600+ solo and like...
Forum: Items Wanted 27th July 2021, 09:18
Replies: 1
Views: 111
Posted By macafee2
These are not easy to post being so fragile. You...

These are not easy to post being so fragile. You may be better trying a breaker and removing it yourself. Easy to remove but be gentle.
good luck

macafee2
Forum: Humour Corner 26th July 2021, 17:06
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By macafee2
now now macafee2

now now

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 26th July 2021, 16:39
Replies: 20
Views: 567
Posted By macafee2
Go on to Youtube to find songs that in fact are...

Go on to Youtube to find songs that in fact are cover versions and not originals.

These two are both good but different

Run by Snow Patrol and Leona Lewis but she only does half the song
Sound...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th July 2021, 00:10
Replies: 31
Views: 1,202
Posted By macafee2
congratulations to you both macafee2

congratulations to you both

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th July 2021, 12:15
Replies: 10
Views: 579
Posted By macafee2
Thats a damn long way to go for a meet ...

Thats a damn long way to go for a meet

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th July 2021, 12:14
Replies: 15
Views: 811
Posted By macafee2
congratulations macafee2

congratulations

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 25th July 2021, 10:15
Replies: 5
Views: 138
Posted By macafee2
Happy Birthday mate macafee2

Happy Birthday mate

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th July 2021, 17:49
Replies: 18
Views: 973
Posted By macafee2
use the old dust cover. For the life of me I...

use the old dust cover. For the life of me I could not get the new one on, I even got on to the retialer who sent me a new replacement but I fitted one from a spare caliper.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 24th July 2021, 10:35
Replies: 4
Views: 194
Posted By macafee2
Do some printers have electronics to detect 3rd...

Do some printers have electronics to detect 3rd party or non genuine cartridges and then fail to work or work properly.

agree ink is very expensive.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 23rd July 2021, 20:42
Replies: 32
Views: 994
Posted By macafee2
just looked them up on the internet, they have a...

just looked them up on the internet, they have a place in Sheffield.

Do need to feel bias, good someone thinks enough about their company to recommend them

macafee2
Forum: Technology Forum 23rd July 2021, 19:31
Replies: 12
Views: 436
Posted By macafee2
somewhere I have a proper BT inserting and...

somewhere I have a proper BT inserting and cutting tool.
The new socket still has not arrived.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 23rd July 2021, 19:29
Replies: 9
Views: 287
Posted By macafee2
This forum is brilliant, people know so much and...

This forum is brilliant, people know so much and share information and also going to the trouble of finding items and passing the information on.

thank you everyone, I really appreciate the help
...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd July 2021, 19:26
Replies: 2
Views: 195
Posted By macafee2
Tell you children and grandchildren

water is dangerous.
I know it is obvious but on the news so many people, teenagers to mid fifties have drowned in the last couple of weeks.

With the weather so hot many are having fun in the...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd July 2021, 14:45
Replies: 32
Views: 994
Posted By macafee2
My wife and I are just in the process of swapping...

My wife and I are just in the process of swapping from under counter fridge and freezers to full height upright ones. I dont want to go shopping every week, I also want to have a wide variety of...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd July 2021, 13:18
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By macafee2
not knowing what car you have, it could be a...

not knowing what car you have, it could be a connection for cruise control.
May perhaps even be traction control but someone else will need to advise.
if you dont have either of these two then I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd July 2021, 09:20
Replies: 12
Views: 803
Posted By macafee2
what happened between 2006 and 2007? It failed...

what happened between 2006 and 2007?
It failed the mot in 2006 but did not pass until 2007, 11 months later. the mileage discrepancy also seems to appear at this time.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 22nd July 2021, 21:03
Replies: 20
Views: 451
Posted By macafee2
Did you do much yesterday to celebrate? ...

Did you do much yesterday to celebrate?

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd July 2021, 21:01
Replies: 11
Views: 611
Posted By macafee2
missing you. How are you, keeping well I hope? ...

missing you. How are you, keeping well I hope?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 22nd July 2021, 20:09
Replies: 32
Views: 994
Posted By macafee2
No just looked at flat screens. Is there much...

No just looked at flat screens.
Is there much of an advantage with a curved screen?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 22nd July 2021, 20:08
Replies: 32
Views: 994
Posted By macafee2
I wrote a whole reply that seems to have been...

I wrote a whole reply that seems to have been lost.
If it is ok with you I may pm you if and when for advice?
In the meantime what do you think of the LG TV's, G1 and C1?

For what its worth our...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd July 2021, 18:40
Replies: 32
Views: 994
Posted By macafee2
Large TV's

I have always thought large TV's to be a bit of a chav thing. While the wifes' car was being MOT'ed we went into Currys.
Wow the clarity of the large TV's was amazing but I was concerned that what...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd July 2021, 17:10
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By macafee2
If someone were to give you a hand would you DIY?...

If someone were to give you a hand would you DIY?
I see you are Derbyshire, I'm close to the River Trent, so if you are not silly miles away I'd give you a hand or if tools are an issue you can come...
Forum: Social Forum 21st July 2021, 22:13
Replies: 18
Views: 656
Posted By macafee2
A 1L Ford Focus ... it is the wife's car. No way...

A 1L Ford Focus ... it is the wife's car. No way would I want to own it.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st July 2021, 22:08
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By macafee2
looks good macafee2

looks good

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 21st July 2021, 19:57
Replies: 9
Views: 287
Posted By macafee2
thank you, those I have but there is nowhere for...

thank you, those I have but there is nowhere for the sensor to sit

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st July 2021, 19:55
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By macafee2
You may be able to hire and self drive a flat bed...

You may be able to hire and self drive a flat bed if no one can help

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 21st July 2021, 14:00
Replies: 9
Views: 287
Posted By macafee2
yea that is what I was thinking of, thank you....

yea that is what I was thinking of, thank you. Are these something specific to cycles as £8.99 is enough to make me use jubilee clips.

thanks again

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st July 2021, 13:54
Replies: 15
Views: 718
Posted By macafee2
Saloons are quieter. Somehow a bit more refined....

Saloons are quieter. Somehow a bit more refined. Have to agree but I just thought that was down to my two cars being different

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st July 2021, 13:53
Replies: 15
Views: 718
Posted By macafee2
I have both a Tourer and a saloon. Tourer is not...

I have both a Tourer and a saloon. Tourer is not in as good condition as saloon so Tourer is a bit of a hack car. Both are manuals which is my preferred choice

Loads more carrying space in the...
Forum: Social Forum 21st July 2021, 12:29
Replies: 9
Views: 287
Posted By macafee2
thats it something like that, thank you. I dont...

thats it something like that, thank you. I dont recall them having a nut and bolt at the bottom to clamp to the frame.
they just "slipped" over the frame and they spring tension as they wrapped...
Forum: Social Forum 21st July 2021, 11:43
Replies: 9
Views: 287
Posted By macafee2
what are they called?

I seem to recall many years ago on my cycle, having something like this to hold cables to the frame...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st July 2021, 09:43
Replies: 7
Views: 415
Posted By macafee2
I would push pedal first then open bleed nipple. ...

I would push pedal first then open bleed nipple. Make sure you close it before they let the pedal back up

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st July 2021, 09:41
Replies: 24
Views: 1,031
Posted By macafee2
Rover went out of business years ago, are there...

Rover went out of business years ago, are there any of those parts still left anywhere or have they been made since the company went to the wall?

The topic of genuine has come up a number of times...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th July 2021, 21:39
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By macafee2
just too far for me to travel, the rear bumper...

just too far for me to travel, the rear bumper looks good in the first picture.
most scrap yards I go to seem to remove the wheels, the rear on also looks good condition in the first picture
...
Forum: Social Forum 20th July 2021, 19:04
Replies: 26
Views: 868
Posted By macafee2
and some clubs are complaining about patrons...

and some clubs are complaining about patrons having to be double jabbed and those that have not and will not be double jabbed being excluded from some walks of life.

macafee2
Forum: Technology Forum 20th July 2021, 13:45
Replies: 12
Views: 436
Posted By macafee2
I'm going for broke. I have ordered a combined TV...

I'm going for broke. I have ordered a combined TV with RJ45 face plate. I am not spending any more time on this "RJ11".

Thank you one and all for the advice

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 20th July 2021, 09:58
Replies: 5
Views: 246
Posted By macafee2
Only thing I've herd in the news was Hamilton...

Only thing I've herd in the news was Hamilton "taking out" Max Verstappen.
Max was really travelling when he hit the tyre wall and came to a "sudden" stop.

Seen video clips and I'm not sure if it...
Forum: Technology Forum 19th July 2021, 20:42
Replies: 12
Views: 436
Posted By macafee2
Every time things look up they come crashing...

Every time things look up they come crashing down.
I cant find an RJ45 to RJ61 lead on the internet.

macafee2
Forum: Technology Forum 19th July 2021, 16:50
Replies: 12
Views: 436
Posted By macafee2
Is this the answer?...

Is this the answer?...
Forum: Technology Forum 19th July 2021, 16:36
Replies: 12
Views: 436
Posted By macafee2
but Harry, my RJ11 has 8 wires and 8 "pins" . If...

but Harry, my RJ11 has 8 wires and 8 "pins" . If it not RJ11 or RJ45, what is it?

I'll add a picture in a few moments

macafee2
Forum: Technology Forum 19th July 2021, 15:14
Replies: 12
Views: 436
Posted By macafee2
bit of an update, my socket is RJ11 size, small...

bit of an update, my socket is RJ11 size, small and has 8 wires.
Plugging into it with the other end of the cable being an RJ45 socket and plugging an RJ45 lan cable into the hub does not give me...
Forum: Technology Forum 19th July 2021, 14:12
Replies: 12
Views: 436
Posted By macafee2
RJ45 to RJ11 help required

from what i understand RJ45 is a Lan connection and has 8 wires. RJ11 is smaller and only has 4 wires.

If I have a device with RJ45 can I convert to somehow RJ11?

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th July 2021, 09:00
Replies: 16
Views: 947
Posted By macafee2
I am not in favour of DRL's only at the front and...

I am not in favour of DRL's only at the front and not the rear. People seem unaware that so many vehicles don,t have DRL's at the rear and I think this is exacerbated at night with digital dashboards...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th July 2021, 16:16
Replies: 16
Views: 947
Posted By macafee2
Rick-sta a member of this forum is your man for...

Rick-sta a member of this forum is your man for light modifications

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th July 2021, 18:52
Replies: 6
Views: 711
Posted By macafee2
should ask them to give you the heads up when a...

should ask them to give you the heads up when a 75 comes in

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 16th July 2021, 14:08
Replies: 30
Views: 1,246
Posted By macafee2
IF a double jabed person becomes infected with...

IF a double jabed person becomes infected with covid, for how long can they transmit it to others?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 15th July 2021, 18:31
Replies: 30
Views: 1,246
Posted By macafee2
covid cases are increasing and whats the betting...

covid cases are increasing and whats the betting we, the public will on a large scale abandon any sense of caution.

We know the risks, we have seen the stats surly we can take steps to keep save?...
Forum: Social Forum 14th July 2021, 22:31
Replies: 1
Views: 200
Posted By macafee2
If you ever wondered how it was done.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RMUrJhet-1M

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th July 2021, 22:13
Replies: 21
Views: 775
Posted By macafee2
you say you stripped it down but don't say what...

you say you stripped it down but don't say what work you did to it once you had it apart. The caliper just in front of the seal may have crud on it as could the piston.
Not read the whole thread,...
Forum: Social Forum 13th July 2021, 21:25
Replies: 42
Views: 1,591
Posted By macafee2
Superb? Not convincing for the most part. ...

Superb? Not convincing for the most part.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th July 2021, 08:05
Replies: 16
Views: 680
Posted By macafee2
I have a feeling my rear springs on my CDT are...

I have a feeling my rear springs on my CDT are Green White.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 12th July 2021, 13:41
Replies: 42
Views: 1,591
Posted By macafee2
They should never have given the task of taking a...

They should never have given the task of taking a penalty to a 19 year old, far to much pressure.

England were the better team in the first half and second half of extra time and so it was an even...
Forum: Social Forum 8th July 2021, 17:44
Replies: 3
Views: 169
Posted By macafee2
This was discussed on the Jeremy vine radio show...

This was discussed on the Jeremy vine radio show today.
All sorts of problems. People being considered as having been in contact when in fact they live next door. No I dont think you get told who...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th July 2021, 17:41
Replies: 11
Views: 735
Posted By macafee2
Are you bleeding the brakes in the correct order?...

Are you bleeding the brakes in the correct order? I dont know what the order is but there is an order.

Would brake rubber hoses expanding cause spongy brakes?
Would it be worth bleeding with T4...
Forum: Social Forum 8th July 2021, 07:47
Replies: 2
Views: 207
Posted By macafee2
You dont expect a company to tell you the poor...

You dont expect a company to tell you the poor service is down to them not employing enough staff do you? There are one or two company's that have had a recorded message for years saying how busy...
Forum: Social Forum 7th July 2021, 22:56
Replies: 21
Views: 1,077
Posted By macafee2
Well they did it, they now meet Italy in the...

Well they did it, they now meet Italy in the Final.
Good luck to them, England that is.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th July 2021, 22:55
Replies: 7
Views: 411
Posted By macafee2
if you have the plastic prongs which are te bits...

if you have the plastic prongs which are te bits that normally break off, glue them back in place. Once done reinforce the join at the sides with Araldite Rapid. this seems to have worked on mine
...
Forum: Social Forum 7th July 2021, 17:37
Replies: 24
Views: 597
Posted By macafee2
opps i should have gone to spec savers ...

opps i should have gone to spec savers

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th July 2021, 20:14
Replies: 9
Views: 608
Posted By macafee2
good luck macafee2

good luck

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 4th July 2021, 08:53
Replies: 21
Views: 1,077
Posted By macafee2
I do think England will be there but at group...

I do think England will be there but at group stages I thought England were no-hopers.
Good way to stick 2 fingers up at the EU by winning the tournament :)

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 3rd July 2021, 22:18
Replies: 42
Views: 1,591
Posted By macafee2
2nd half was quite exciting, I expect them to...

2nd half was quite exciting, I expect them to beat Denmark so I may have to eat my hat as I thought they were no hopers.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 3rd July 2021, 19:34
Replies: 4
Views: 135
Posted By macafee2
congratulations, 50 years, something to be proud...

congratulations, 50 years, something to be proud of.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd July 2021, 08:14
Replies: 5
Views: 339
Posted By macafee2
No not really. You should run a power cable from...

No not really. You should run a power cable from the front as only minimal power is taken from the harness. This small amount of power is detected by the relay and it uses power from your new power...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd July 2021, 22:45
Replies: 1
Views: 185
Posted By macafee2
I've heard of this sort of injury before, all I...

I've heard of this sort of injury before, all I can think of, is there by the grace of god go I :)

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd July 2021, 22:41
Replies: 5
Views: 339
Posted By macafee2
Are you wiring for a caravan or just a trailer...

Are you wiring for a caravan or just a trailer and only need road lights?
In the UK we need to know if the trailer indicators are working and the normal relay gives an audible sound.

Why do you...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd July 2021, 18:19
Replies: 8
Views: 271
Posted By macafee2
exactly what I did and all sorted. New phone was...

exactly what I did and all sorted. New phone was just £19, text, phone and camera that's all I want from it

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd July 2021, 18:04
Replies: 0
Views: 224
Posted By macafee2
door actuators

The front nearside door actuator may have failed on my Tourer.
I am intending to go to the scrap yard to pick up an actuator but while there may as well get 4, one for each door.
Just for testing...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd July 2021, 08:17
Replies: 8
Views: 271
Posted By macafee2
spoke to O2.... they cant help as they need to...

spoke to O2.... they cant help as they need to send a text message to my phone.
I cant be the only one with a broken phone.
Going to try to set up a new account so i can order the phone then once i...
Forum: Social Forum 1st July 2021, 23:24
Replies: 8
Views: 271
Posted By macafee2
Got to laugh

My phone is broken and I have tried to order a new one but I have to update my address on my account.
To make sure the change to account details is correct O2 have text me a code to use.

Got to...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st July 2021, 23:11
Replies: 4
Views: 307
Posted By macafee2
try posting in the wanted section. pm mickyboy...

try posting in the wanted section.
pm mickyboy he may be able to help.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st July 2021, 23:10
Replies: 11
Views: 580
Posted By macafee2
what has been said about proving the mot was a...

what has been said about proving the mot was a dud when it was issued is probably correct. If 100 people all have the same problem and the mots are from the same testing station, 100 complaints may...
Forum: Social Forum 30th June 2021, 08:15
Replies: 42
Views: 1,591
Posted By macafee2
I liked the Sweden Ukraine match. My god the...

I liked the Sweden Ukraine match. My god the Ukrainian player was damn lucky not to have had his leg snapped in two but seeing the tackle, can only assume the Swedish player was sent off due to studs...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th June 2021, 22:29
Replies: 14
Views: 921
Posted By macafee2
Alas people can not be sure that by paying more...

Alas people can not be sure that by paying more they are getting a better product. Then you have, just for example, the £5 item that lasts 12 months and the £10 item lasting 20 months. May as well...
Forum: Social Forum 29th June 2021, 22:21
Replies: 42
Views: 1,591
Posted By macafee2
I did not think England were that good. Germany...

I did not think England were that good. Germany were poor and yes Pickford did a great job.
Match was not that good.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th June 2021, 20:55
Replies: 17
Views: 983
Posted By macafee2
can you explain a bit more why this is a problem?...

can you explain a bit more why this is a problem? Thanks

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th June 2021, 20:21
Replies: 20
Views: 1,083
Posted By macafee2
are these the people? ...

are these the people?
https://www.jones-springs.co.uk/

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th June 2021, 19:02
Replies: 31
Views: 1,465
Posted By macafee2
good luck :) macafee2

good luck :)

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 29th June 2021, 16:49
Replies: 0
Views: 143
Posted By macafee2
New Home

It seems the hunt for a new home is over. Earlier today we exchanged contracts to buy and complete tomorrow, taking it to the wire.

We have driven over 2,000 miles looking at houses or revisiting...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th June 2021, 14:40
Replies: 8
Views: 491
Posted By macafee2
seems to be available from Rimmer Brothers,...

seems to be available from Rimmer Brothers, https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-GRID001965

this does not seem to ask about the car...
Forum: Social Forum 28th June 2021, 14:21
Replies: 24
Views: 936
Posted By macafee2
Is that not the job of the firewall and anti...

Is that not the job of the firewall and anti virus software? I guess as more people move to win11 they will stop updating protection for users of earlier software and so they will become vulnerable....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th June 2021, 14:17
Replies: 9
Views: 438
Posted By macafee2
that is some mileage. 114,000 is the oldest...

that is some mileage. 114,000 is the oldest engine I have ever had

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 28th June 2021, 12:15
Replies: 24
Views: 936
Posted By macafee2
not sure it is worth updating unless you are a...

not sure it is worth updating unless you are a geek.
Problem being is backwards compatibility, what were expensive programs when new now wont always work with "new" versions of windows.
Software,...
Forum: Social Forum 27th June 2021, 10:34
Replies: 96
Views: 2,995
Posted By macafee2
I generally agree with what you say but I do have...

I generally agree with what you say but I do have one or two gripes.
Lockdown, was not done quick enough. Borders, not closed tightly enough.
My son is in Australia and their borders are much more...
Forum: Social Forum 27th June 2021, 10:24
Replies: 96
Views: 2,995
Posted By macafee2
over the affair, I really dont think there was a...

over the affair, I really dont think there was a need to.
Does anyone (the general public not family or friends) really care he was having an affair?

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th June 2021, 22:32
Replies: 17
Views: 983
Posted By macafee2
what make of slave have been fitted? macafee2

what make of slave have been fitted?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 26th June 2021, 22:00
Replies: 7
Views: 358
Posted By macafee2
Not buying from Amazon is a bit of a double edge...

Not buying from Amazon is a bit of a double edge sword. The very people you are sticking up for, are perhaps the very people who cannot afford to be without a job.
What do you think will happen if...
Forum: Social Forum 26th June 2021, 21:52
Replies: 30
Views: 764
Posted By macafee2
Angry and rude, great combination. :D Is that...

Angry and rude, great combination. :D
Is that how you normally deal with questions put to you, do you get stumped when asked questions? Do you ever wish you had never asked the question or made the...
Forum: Social Forum 26th June 2021, 18:03
Replies: 30
Views: 764
Posted By macafee2
wow you seem angry. What thing would you like...

wow you seem angry.
What thing would you like me to do?
You seem to have avoided my question, To avoid doubt could you say if you will or will not explain how you sustain yourself if I explain why...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th June 2021, 16:38
Replies: 3
Views: 425
Posted By macafee2
who have you looking at it? macafee2

who have you looking at it?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 26th June 2021, 16:34
Replies: 30
Views: 764
Posted By macafee2
voting for a different party is not doing the...

voting for a different party is not doing the same, voting for a different leader is no doing the same, not voting is doing the same.
Is it fair that those that think or know there is a problem and...
Forum: Social Forum 26th June 2021, 16:29
Replies: 30
Views: 764
Posted By macafee2
Not sure it is any of my business but I did not...

Not sure it is any of my business but I did not understand your post.
Again I dont fully understand your post, you say you could but could explain. To avoid doubt could you say if you will or will...
Forum: Social Forum 26th June 2021, 15:50
Replies: 30
Views: 764
Posted By macafee2
not voting is the same as doing nothing, doing...

not voting is the same as doing nothing, doing nothing is part of the problem and we don't need problems.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 26th June 2021, 15:48
Replies: 30
Views: 764
Posted By macafee2
if someone can translate for me. since 2012...

if someone can translate for me.
since 2012 has been unemployed by choice?
no idea where money to support ones self came from, please explain

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th June 2021, 08:35
Replies: 27
Views: 1,580
Posted By macafee2
Driving skills also play a part. Yesterday...

Driving skills also play a part. Yesterday watched a women on a Range Rover drive forwards into a space for parallel parking. No way on gods earth was she or anyone else ever going to get that car in...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th June 2021, 11:14
Replies: 8
Views: 841
Posted By macafee2
class never diminishes with age macafee2

class never diminishes with age

macafee2
Forum: Touring Boating Camping & Caravan Forum 25th June 2021, 08:35
Replies: 3
Views: 341
Posted By macafee2
thank you trikey for naming the type of block,...

thank you trikey for naming the type of block, knew it had to have a name but no idea what it was.

Have traced cable into caravan and have decided to cut the cable in the van and use one of these...
Forum: Social Forum 25th June 2021, 08:30
Replies: 96
Views: 2,995
Posted By macafee2
Not the Hancock I was thinking of macafee2

Not the Hancock I was thinking of

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th June 2021, 08:27
Replies: 26
Views: 1,120
Posted By macafee2
Any update from op? I did ask where they were...

Any update from op?
I did ask where they were as I may be just up the road and able to offer some hands on help.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 24th June 2021, 22:20
Replies: 30
Views: 764
Posted By macafee2
agree, pride, my upbringing and my moral code...

agree, pride, my upbringing and my moral code would get me to take a minimum wage job before being on the dole


but the unemployed dont have jobs, is the dole the better option?


How do you...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th June 2021, 19:09
Replies: 21
Views: 775
Posted By macafee2
From your description it sounds as if the piston...

From your description it sounds as if the piston is sticking in the caliper. I did my front pistons on the drive a month or so ago. apart from the dust seal it was a fairly easy job to replace...
Forum: Social Forum 24th June 2021, 19:04
Replies: 30
Views: 764
Posted By macafee2
How can we be short or workers?

The local news reports that we are short of manual workers due to Brexit. I don't want this to be a row about the rights or wrongs of Brexit but how can we be short of UK based workers? I cannot...
Forum: Social Forum 24th June 2021, 15:18
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By macafee2
also free with BT broadband macafee2

also free with BT broadband

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th June 2021, 15:15
Replies: 17
Views: 983
Posted By macafee2
what slave cylinder are you having fitted? ...

what slave cylinder are you having fitted?

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th June 2021, 15:13
Replies: 26
Views: 1,120
Posted By macafee2
There is a "towing eye" centre rear that can be...

There is a "towing eye" centre rear that can be used to jack up but then put axle stands under the rear jacking pads and let the car rest on the axle stands

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th June 2021, 15:10
Replies: 27
Views: 1,580
Posted By macafee2
sorry, it does not serve them right if they get...

sorry, it does not serve them right if they get their car damaged, that is quite offensive to anyone that has had their car damaged by someone's car door.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 23rd June 2021, 23:25
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By macafee2
Are you suggesting England were better? So far...

Are you suggesting England were better?
So far England have not played a team with any chance of winning Euro 2020, it is about to change, lets see how they get on but I dont think Englands group...
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