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Forum: Social Forum 15th December 2019, 12:50
Replies: 14
Views: 269
Posted By macafee2
where does water go to if it is released from the...

where does water go to if it is released from the system? Can you check at this outlet to see if water is being released?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 15th December 2019, 12:47
Replies: 14
Views: 269
Posted By macafee2
I can imagine you are, I would be. ...

I can imagine you are, I would be.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th December 2019, 12:43
Replies: 1
Views: 16
Posted By macafee2
it connects on the left side under a large water...

it connects on the left side under a large water pipe. The connection is towards the front of the heater. there is only a short length of rubber hose and then plastic

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th December 2019, 11:26
Replies: 7
Views: 172
Posted By macafee2
is that legal? I've wondered about doing similar ...

is that legal? I've wondered about doing similar

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 15th December 2019, 10:05
Replies: 1
Views: 42
Posted By macafee2
christmas wouldn't exist if

christmas wouldn't exist in our house if it were not for the wife.
Yesterday she got the decorations out put up lights and I helped put up the tree.

I would not bother if it were just me but...
Forum: Humour Corner 14th December 2019, 22:31
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By macafee2
above post is no good without pictures :) ...

above post is no good without pictures :)

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 14th December 2019, 20:39
Replies: 3
Views: 100
Posted By macafee2
me neither macafee2

me neither

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th December 2019, 20:36
Replies: 2
Views: 101
Posted By macafee2
A manual can suffer clutch master or clutch slave...

A manual can suffer clutch master or clutch slave failure.
The 115 BHP, generally a CDT is in my opinion, a dog but once remapped to 160 BHP becomes a decent car. The 131 BHP engine, generally a...
Forum: Items Wanted 14th December 2019, 17:51
Replies: 3
Views: 67
Posted By macafee2
If it fits your mirror you can still use it by...

If it fits your mirror you can still use it by wiring to fuse box.
I came down the centre pillar and along the side of the carpet on the near side

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 14th December 2019, 11:47
Replies: 3
Views: 111
Posted By macafee2
lost car keys

just as we were going out the door on holiday I found a set of the wife's car keys on the side. I think I've put them somewhere safe.... but where?

fortunately she has a spare set but where on...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th December 2019, 18:24
Replies: 14
Views: 470
Posted By macafee2
the clunk.... just like a Golf :) I...

the clunk.... just like a Golf :)

I think it is a reassuring clunk

macafee2
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 13th December 2019, 18:22
Replies: 3
Views: 105
Posted By macafee2
thank you. the facia/surround do I reuse it or do...

thank you. the facia/surround do I reuse it or do I need to buy one for that radio to fit that car?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 13th December 2019, 16:15
Replies: 17
Views: 339
Posted By macafee2
I would ask the police if you can put the footage...

I would ask the police if you can put the footage onto a hard drive or cd as you need the sd card for your dash cam and once uploaded is the original required?

date time and speed is worth...
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 13th December 2019, 15:34
Replies: 3
Views: 105
Posted By macafee2
How to remove stero

just watched a clip on you tube about how to remove the stereo.
remove eyebrow, remove two screws at top of radio and insert 2 "keys" to release bottom fixings.

I think I have this radio
...
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 13th December 2019, 14:45
Replies: 12
Views: 308
Posted By macafee2
oh. How do I know what "lead" I require? ...

oh.

How do I know what "lead" I require?

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th December 2019, 12:50
Replies: 8
Views: 295
Posted By macafee2
doh macafee2

doh

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th December 2019, 23:10
Replies: 8
Views: 295
Posted By macafee2
I think there should be two plugs macafee2

I think there should be two plugs

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th December 2019, 23:05
Replies: 9
Views: 253
Posted By macafee2
I would not put axle stands under either the...

I would not put axle stands under either the front or rear sill jacking points if the wheels at the other end of the car are still on the ground, angel is too steep. Jack one end of the car up, put...
Forum: Social Forum 12th December 2019, 22:39
Replies: 11
Views: 1,023
Posted By macafee2
interesting. I hope I'm right on this and...

interesting.

I hope I'm right on this and if I am does it make people a parasite.

I will use made up figures for ease

option 1
You earn £3,000 a month
you pay 20% tax
you take...
Forum: Social Forum 12th December 2019, 22:23
Replies: 17
Views: 339
Posted By macafee2
what do the statistics say about accidents and...

what do the statistics say about accidents and age?
A bad driver is a bad driver, the woman should not be banned due to age but if necessary due to incompetence.

post the dash cam footage on...
Forum: Social Forum 12th December 2019, 22:19
Replies: 7
Views: 186
Posted By macafee2
I may have misunderstood, sorry if I have but...

I may have misunderstood, sorry if I have but somewhere I'm sure there is a contradiction.
majority who voted voted out, some people elected lim debs to parliament as mp's, their voice, lib dems...
Forum: Social Forum 12th December 2019, 22:11
Replies: 7
Views: 186
Posted By macafee2
will he be able to, will the rest of parliament...

will he be able to, will the rest of parliament be able to block it as they seem to have done?

macafee2
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 12th December 2019, 21:29
Replies: 12
Views: 308
Posted By macafee2
just checked yes its DAB + this is the...

just checked yes its DAB +

this is the one I was looking at, Sony MEX - N7300B

would appreciate your thoughts on it.

macafee2
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 12th December 2019, 21:27
Replies: 12
Views: 308
Posted By macafee2
i'll check, thank you, important information,...

i'll check, thank you, important information, appreciated

macafee2
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 12th December 2019, 21:26
Replies: 12
Views: 308
Posted By macafee2
found this ...

found this
http://www.caraudiodirect.co.uk/ctsrv006-2-stalk-adapter-for-rover-25-45-75 (http://www.caraudiodirect.co.uk/ctsrv006-2-stalk-adapter-for-rover-25-45-75)

from what I understood the...
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 12th December 2019, 21:24
Replies: 12
Views: 308
Posted By macafee2
I just have single din and my phone...wi fi hot...

I just have single din and my phone...wi fi hot spot ha ha. It is old enough to be called an abacus. Phone calls and text messages, that's about all its good for and all I can cope with.

...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th December 2019, 10:02
Replies: 7
Cdt
Views: 255
Posted By macafee2
omg a CDT, you will be very pleased with a 160...

omg a CDT, you will be very pleased with a 160 remap.
I have a CDT and before the remap thought it was a dog, even the CDTI is noticeably livelier

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th December 2019, 10:00
Replies: 2
Views: 153
Posted By macafee2
neither of your links seem to go to the...

neither of your links seem to go to the appropriate item.

I would say the best thing is to fit the fbh to the car, plug it in and try to start it.
Depending on what happens a more accurate...
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 11th December 2019, 22:39
Replies: 12
Views: 308
Posted By macafee2
Anyone upgraded to a DAB radio

Been thinking about fitting a DAB radio.
Went to Halfords to take a look at one.

They said I would also need:-
harness to make it work with steering wheel controls.
DAB aerial
Facia
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th December 2019, 22:29
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By macafee2
never had much success with a wire wheel, shot...

never had much success with a wire wheel, shot blast it, much easier.

por15 paint does a good job protecting from rust.

All diesel owners with a fuel burning heater should check the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th December 2019, 23:18
Replies: 38
Views: 1,158
Posted By macafee2
I assume we are talking rear upper arm,...

I assume we are talking rear upper arm, apparently DMGRS are getting in some good ones, check the forum for their post about them or see their web site, not sure if the web site has any info.

...
Forum: Technology Forum 10th December 2019, 23:14
Replies: 1
Views: 115
Posted By macafee2
solved, it was the security setting on my pc...

solved, it was the security setting on my pc stopping me logging in

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th December 2019, 17:55
Replies: 12
Views: 556
Posted By macafee2
if there is no fog light harness on the car and...

if there is no fog light harness on the car and the face plate has only the switch for the rear fog lights, do you them need the LSM as well?

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th December 2019, 17:20
Replies: 12
Views: 556
Posted By macafee2
Behind the switch is a box of electronics, there...

Behind the switch is a box of electronics, there is I think a ribbon in-between.
https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-GRID001671

item 13 (front and rear fog lights) is what you see, item 12 is behind....
Forum: Social Forum 10th December 2019, 15:48
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By macafee2
The John Lewis one, is a bit of a let down this...

The John Lewis one, is a bit of a let down this year

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th December 2019, 11:47
Replies: 38
Views: 1,158
Posted By macafee2
do you mean "its not an easy job...." or "it is...

do you mean "its not an easy job...." or "it is an easy job......"?

neither of my cars suffered from the captive nut problem but one suffered a seized bolt in the bush at the hub. I had to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th December 2019, 11:44
Replies: 12
Views: 556
Posted By macafee2
they are independent of rear fog lights, MKI and...

they are independent of rear fog lights, MKI and MKII are different and one of the other models is different again, I think the V6

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th December 2019, 11:42
Replies: 12
Views: 556
Posted By macafee2
you will need to change the headlight switch for...

you will need to change the headlight switch for one that has the front and rear og liht switches and also change the box of tricks it attaches to.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th December 2019, 10:50
Replies: 38
Views: 1,158
Posted By macafee2
As long as the bolts at each end come out it...

As long as the bolts at each end come out it really is not that hard a job.
If you have an anti roll bar the bolts that hold that in place can be a cow to get out because they seize in place but...
Forum: Technology Forum 10th December 2019, 09:15
Replies: 1
Views: 115
Posted By macafee2
cant log in on pc but can laptop

There is a forum I use but from my desck top pc I cant log in but I can from my pc.
This is the error message I get. Seems password is incorrect but it is not!

Password incorrect - <span...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th December 2019, 23:16
Replies: 14
Views: 495
Posted By macafee2
cheers for this, I did get one some time ago,...

cheers for this, I did get one some time ago, cant believe I need a special "socket" for an oil change.
I have a tin box for special tools that the rover requires. It has torx bits, modified...
Forum: Social Forum 9th December 2019, 22:21
Replies: 16
Views: 454
Posted By macafee2
Is that a rebadged Yeti? Just looks like another...

Is that a rebadged Yeti? Just looks like another car that's already on the market
macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th December 2019, 20:24
Replies: 14
Views: 495
Posted By macafee2
sockets for nuts

I've seen advice that having a socket that works off the sides of a nut is better then one that works off the corners.

I can see the thinking behind this but Halfords professional sockets seem to...
Forum: Items Wanted 9th December 2019, 20:00
Replies: 2
Views: 111
Posted By macafee2
for info, there are two types of harnesses for...

for info, there are two types of harnesses for the MKII.
one, I'll call factory fit and other is diy. They are different as the DIY one only does the fog lights, the factory fit also does...
Forum: Social Forum 9th December 2019, 16:43
Replies: 6
Views: 237
Posted By macafee2
must be a forum bug as another forum I use, also...

must be a forum bug as another forum I use, also has had problems

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 9th December 2019, 16:42
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By macafee2
I still do, in fact I'd do it for a younger woman...

I still do, in fact I'd do it for a younger woman too if I thought her needs were greater then mine.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 8th December 2019, 22:50
Replies: 1
Views: 103
Posted By macafee2
Does this tug at your heart?

Real or not, does this tug at your heart?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e0ItasdI1Js (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e0ItasdI1Js)

you can skip to 1.57

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th December 2019, 21:15
Replies: 10
Views: 278
Posted By macafee2
I cant recall, is it an allan or a torx? a...

I cant recall, is it an allan or a torx?
a funnel, a long length of tube and an assistant helps to make this job easy

macafee2

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th December 2019, 20:50
Replies: 3
Views: 135
Posted By macafee2
if your car is a manual, is it the bleed nipple...

if your car is a manual, is it the bleed nipple from the clutch slave?
can you upload a picture

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 8th December 2019, 18:53
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By macafee2
?, I don't undertsnad macafee2

?, I don't undertsnad

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th December 2019, 09:48
Replies: 10
Views: 461
Posted By macafee2
congratulations, how much have you spent? ...

congratulations, how much have you spent?

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th December 2019, 19:12
Replies: 12
Wtf
Views: 604
Posted By macafee2
not very clear pictures macafee2

not very clear pictures

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th December 2019, 16:31
Replies: 16
Views: 576
Posted By macafee2
should be able to get one for a lot less then...

should be able to get one for a lot less then that from another breaker

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th December 2019, 16:30
Replies: 1
Views: 144
Posted By macafee2
Are all Webasto thermo tops compatible

Looking around other makes of car, they too use a webasto thermo top fuel burning heater.
Apart from the PCB, are they all the same unit (if they look like ours I mean) and could we buy one and...
Forum: Social Forum 6th December 2019, 22:38
Replies: 0
Views: 164
Posted By macafee2
Tactical voting

this may seem political but please can we not get into politics!

If too many people tactical vote to prevent something or as a statement we could end up with something not wanted.

If you...
Forum: Social Forum 6th December 2019, 21:08
Replies: 11
Views: 361
Posted By macafee2
perhaps you should have to demonstrate pulling...

perhaps you should have to demonstrate pulling away both using and not using hill start. There is also auto off handbrakes, "anti stall", abs. All these help drivers but it also takes away some...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 21:05
Replies: 11
Views: 403
Posted By macafee2
I would say Google for Audi forums, have a red of...

I would say Google for Audi forums, have a red of the questions and answers see if they give any indication of the forum.

Also, ask other Audi owners, most probably wont be in a forum but she...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 15:08
Replies: 13
Views: 656
Posted By macafee2
but then people walk past laughing that you don't...

but then people walk past laughing that you don't have a fuel burning heater :)

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 15:06
Replies: 13
Views: 656
Posted By macafee2
Devilish or frenchmike can check and repair the...

Devilish or frenchmike can check and repair the PCB if faulty.

There are two models. No matter which one you have I would add an earth wire to the largest plug that fits the webasto. This will...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 14:53
Replies: 10
Views: 406
Posted By macafee2
Nextbase 512GW. I am impressed enough to...

Nextbase 512GW.

I am impressed enough to have gotten a second one to go into the wife's car

macafee2
Forum: Items Wanted 5th December 2019, 19:28
Replies: 8
Views: 268
Posted By macafee2
Sorry I am probably too far from you but for...

Sorry I am probably too far from you but for piece of mind.
As long as the bolts at each end of the arm come out and are not seized it is not a difficult job. Were there any advisories for stuff in...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th December 2019, 18:13
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By macafee2
Never easy being forced to sell a car, what are...

Never easy being forced to sell a car, what are you planning to replace it with?

have you a link to the car please?

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th December 2019, 12:34
Replies: 14
Views: 613
Posted By macafee2
for quickness add an earth wire so you can start...

for quickness add an earth wire so you can start the fbh then go for a coffee.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 5th December 2019, 09:41
Replies: 2
Views: 130
Posted By macafee2
The result was yes but I took advantage of half...

The result was yes but I took advantage of half time to post:icon_lol:
I just thought what great passes and well taken goals.

As for winning the premiership, it's not over yet.
I am glad...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th December 2019, 09:22
Replies: 13
Views: 656
Posted By macafee2
only 8.15 and what a day

Do you ever get angry and frustrated with yourself for doing something silly?

For the second day on the trot I have made the same mistake, I have plugged the water pump of the FBH into the non...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th December 2019, 22:12
Replies: 14
Views: 613
Posted By macafee2
Timer v GSM If there is a phone signal I can...

Timer v GSM
If there is a phone signal I can imagine a GSM has the edge. I have a feeling a GSM is better suited to infrequent use and varying start time

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 4th December 2019, 22:07
Replies: 2
Views: 130
Posted By macafee2
Liverpool V Everton

Liverpool 4 Everton 2

4 excellent goals from Liverpool, truly excellent.

Pundits I would say have not really been complementary about Liverpool's line up but look at the line up that beat...
Forum: Humour Corner 4th December 2019, 19:44
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By macafee2
too much information :) macafee2

too much information :)

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th December 2019, 17:54
Replies: 2
Views: 190
Posted By macafee2
this was recently recommended for a diesel ...

this was recently recommended for a diesel
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/LuK-REPSET-PRO-LANDROVER-FREELANDER-MG-ZT-ROVER-75-ALL-2-0-CDTI-623314533/202302582564...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th December 2019, 17:50
Replies: 12
Views: 647
Posted By macafee2
I would not expect that you would need to be a...

I would not expect that you would need to be a trader to break 1 car and share with members. IT would be a shame for it to go to the scrap yard and by pass members

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 4th December 2019, 16:26
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By macafee2
News and rent increase

I thought I heard on the news but cant find it on the internet that about 50% of renters had experienced a rent increase in 2019 suspected to be due to landlords not charging fees.

I thought...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th December 2019, 12:50
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By macafee2
thanks. Hopefully just a flow plug change. ...

thanks. Hopefully just a flow plug change.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th December 2019, 11:37
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By macafee2
are these the correct FBH gaskets

Are both or one of these the correct gasket set for our FBH?
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th December 2019, 08:53
Replies: 3
Views: 235
Posted By macafee2
they will be, the glow plug is less resistance...

they will be, the glow plug is less resistance then mine and the water pump is already fitted. I'm hoping to make two working FBh's with the parts you have sent me. Pump and pcb on one and glow plug...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd December 2019, 13:50
Replies: 22
Views: 606
Posted By macafee2
The American drugs companies want to charge the...

The American drugs companies want to charge the NHS a load more money for drugs compared to what they do now

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd December 2019, 09:31
Replies: 3
Views: 235
Posted By macafee2
massive thankyou to 3disco

There are times when I fell humble

With on going problems with my FBH 3disco offered me a water pump if mine was faulty, he would not take any money. Pump seems to be working so all was ok but...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd December 2019, 09:20
Replies: 10
Views: 380
Posted By macafee2
An expensive screw

Last week I was on holiday in Gran Canaria. Went to the beach and found one of the lenses to my sunglasses had popped out, went to refit it and the screw was missing.
Easy job of an opticians but...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd December 2019, 09:15
Replies: 14
Views: 613
Posted By macafee2
The wiring for the dozing pump is under a black...

The wiring for the dozing pump is under a black plate which is under the rear seat on the off side. You need to thread the plug down to the underside of the car. There are a further two plugs in the...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd December 2019, 10:14
Replies: 18
Views: 600
Posted By macafee2
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t8b-i_o1SdM...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t8b-i_o1SdM (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t8b-i_o1SdM)

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 1st December 2019, 16:29
Replies: 6
Views: 225
Posted By macafee2
The challenge will be to find away around it. ...

The challenge will be to find away around it.



macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st December 2019, 16:09
Replies: 12
Views: 533
Posted By macafee2
instead of two strips I used one and bent it...

instead of two strips I used one and bent it over. Drilled for the bolt hole then offered it up so the bolt hole lined up, drilled through in two places and riveted the two "strips" together. Then...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st December 2019, 09:22
Replies: 20
Views: 779
Posted By macafee2
I would interpret dry as no fluid in it and so...

I would interpret dry as no fluid in it and so somewhere there is a leak.
once the coupling is disconnected mid way along the hydraulic line in the engine bay the pedal does go solid as there is...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th November 2019, 22:43
Replies: 49
Views: 1,650
Posted By macafee2
If the car is basically good, try to sell it as a...

If the car is basically good, try to sell it as a going concern, if no takers then, as hard as it may be, break it

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th November 2019, 22:41
Replies: 49
Views: 1,650
Posted By macafee2
so do many others I should think, me being one of...

so do many others I should think, me being one of them. :)


macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th November 2019, 18:48
Replies: 20
Views: 779
Posted By macafee2
first things first, try to decide what part has...

first things first, try to decide what part has failed.
can you give us an indication of what has happened?

without any other info, remove the clutch master cylinder cap and the rubber sleeve...
Forum: Social Forum 30th November 2019, 17:26
Replies: 9
Views: 194
Posted By macafee2
The Jam, Clash, Cher, BoneyM, Bruce Springsteen,...

The Jam, Clash, Cher, BoneyM, Bruce Springsteen, ELO, Adel, Robby Williams, Blondie, Abba, MeatLoaf, Nana Mouskouri and many others

MeatLoaf, Jam, Nana.......yea, they do similar stuff :)
...
Forum: Social Forum 29th November 2019, 14:47
Replies: 11
Views: 373
Posted By macafee2
no pain, mine was very painful. Centre of chest...

no pain, mine was very painful. Centre of chest and for some weeks afterwards it hurt. There was no white light and I did not see the grim reaper beckoning.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th November 2019, 14:43
Replies: 4
Views: 286
Posted By macafee2
would a decent string such as sisal be of use?...

would a decent string such as sisal be of use? Could tie between the strap fixings and sisal is very very strong.

Used it to support an snapped exhaust and then a trip to the dealer.

...
Forum: Social Forum 29th November 2019, 13:28
Replies: 11
Views: 373
Posted By macafee2
without doubt they can be quick and very fit...

without doubt they can be quick and very fit people do indeed suffer. It was about 12 or more hours before I got the attention I needed. just thought it was indigestion. From time to time I tease my...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th November 2019, 13:21
Replies: 14
Views: 613
Posted By macafee2
try a pm to devilish for supply. Not sure how...

try a pm to devilish for supply. Not sure how close he is to you for fitting or if he does this servicd


fwiw this is a fairly simple diy job to fit. If you would like to have a go and...
Forum: Social Forum 29th November 2019, 09:19
Replies: 30
Views: 798
Posted By macafee2
The parents must be shell shocked and the...

The parents must be shell shocked and the children bewildered. It is always sad to hear how good people are affected by illness.
I hope cures are found.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th November 2019, 21:13
Replies: 9
Views: 364
Posted By macafee2
cheers chris, even if I contributed to those...

cheers chris, even if I contributed to those threads, I don't recall them.
macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th November 2019, 20:01
Replies: 9
Views: 562
Posted By macafee2
seems a big gap between tyre and wheel arch but...

seems a big gap between tyre and wheel arch but damn good mot history

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th November 2019, 18:19
Replies: 9
Views: 364
Posted By macafee2
ceedy, can you tell me more about the slots as I...

ceedy, can you tell me more about the slots as I don't know the issue on these, thanks.

I think you would be justified to "moan" at the retailer. The photo does influence how people make up their...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2019, 22:14
Replies: 8
Views: 324
Posted By macafee2
he's a decent bloke macafee2

he's a decent bloke

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2019, 20:09
Replies: 8
Views: 324
Posted By macafee2
I should have gone to spec savers macafee2

I should have gone to spec savers

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2019, 20:08
Replies: 8
Views: 324
Posted By macafee2
Russ, which garage are you taking it to? ...

Russ,
which garage are you taking it to?
Tuesday after 10am I will be free. If you want to pop it over we can take a look or have them take a look and tell you what is wrong.
I am willing to...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th November 2019, 10:21
Replies: 15
Views: 493
Posted By macafee2
while you are under the car take a look at the...

while you are under the car take a look at the large "washers" that contain the rear sub frame bolts. These can rust badly and are apparently NLA. If yours show signs of rust may be worth removing...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2019, 09:12
Replies: 12
Views: 502
Posted By macafee2
Glad that you have recovered from something so...

Glad that you have recovered from something so serious and great news you have your licence back. Having a licence revoked is major, you must be thrilled to have it back.

All the best

...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th November 2019, 18:18
Replies: 4
Views: 310
Posted By macafee2
looking thought the front grill, the blades you...

looking thought the front grill, the blades you see are the ones you want.
I don't think they can be checked without removing the front bumper.

The condenser radiator is also an easy job to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th November 2019, 17:10
Replies: 20
Views: 883
Posted By macafee2
sorry to hear of the incident but glad your wife...

sorry to hear of the incident but glad your wife is ok even if a little shaken

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th November 2019, 17:09
Replies: 20
Views: 883
Posted By macafee2
I don't quite understand why making a claim to...

I don't quite understand why making a claim to the third party insurance is any difference then making it via your own. In fact one insurance company wont deal with a member of the public, only...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th November 2019, 17:07
Replies: 20
Views: 883
Posted By macafee2
if you make a claim your insurance is normally...

if you make a claim your insurance is normally effected. The premium goes up but the no claims may stay the same or be reduced after the claim so next year you have less no claims.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 24th November 2019, 20:44
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By macafee2
I can only imagine that this must have been hard...

I can only imagine that this must have been hard for you and I sympathize.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 24th November 2019, 20:11
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By macafee2
compensation to charity

Wife and I were delayed on a train journey Thursday apparently due to a suicidal person on railway property. The guard was very informative about claiming compensation giving announcements over the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th November 2019, 18:58
Replies: 15
Views: 493
Posted By macafee2
Then I am a little lost as to your reply in post...

Then I am a little lost as to your reply in post 6.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th November 2019, 18:21
Replies: 15
Views: 493
Posted By macafee2
I take it you scrolled down the page to item 4?...

I take it you scrolled down the page to item 4? It is not at the top of the page

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th November 2019, 17:10
Replies: 15
Views: 493
Posted By macafee2
https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-GRID001551 ...

https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-GRID001551

Have you spoken to Rimmers or x-part? the link above shows they seem to be available

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 23rd November 2019, 09:45
Replies: 18
Views: 659
Posted By macafee2
give way to traffic from the right, see 2 mins 8...

give way to traffic from the right, see 2 mins 8 seconds
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7UjohJJPS4k (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7UjohJJPS4k)

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd November 2019, 22:00
Replies: 28
Views: 989
Posted By macafee2
looking am DMGRS web site they are handed ...

looking am DMGRS web site they are handed

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd November 2019, 20:42
Replies: 59
Views: 2,623
Posted By macafee2
A little shaking of the strut/hub and I have...

A little shaking of the strut/hub and I have found for both assembly an disassembly the ball joint suddenly either went together or came apart. I had struggled for ages previously to the shake.

...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd November 2019, 17:15
Replies: 7
Views: 356
Posted By macafee2
Steven, thank you if it is the BMW relay I...

Steven,
thank you if it is the BMW relay I have the part number. Just need to track one down from a scrap yard

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 22nd November 2019, 14:04
Replies: 18
Views: 659
Posted By macafee2
its worth a look. This is my understanding of the...

its worth a look. This is my understanding of the small part I read. Those entering the roundabout give way to those already on it. So, you enter from the 6 o'clock but the person that entered at 9...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd November 2019, 13:27
Replies: 7
Views: 244
Posted By macafee2
I think there is a bit of plastic on the nozzle...

I think there is a bit of plastic on the nozzle that you press to cloe it towards the nozzle and then it just pushes out to the outside of the bonnet.

Try poking a pin or needle into the ball...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd November 2019, 11:54
Replies: 5
Views: 570
Posted By macafee2
if you are thinking of undoing my nuts, forget it...

if you are thinking of undoing my nuts, forget it :D

I have a FBH to change and front arm bushes to change, wardrobe doors to complete, a torch to repair, garden furniture to sand and preserve,...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd November 2019, 11:22
Replies: 18
Views: 659
Posted By macafee2
Does TSRGD Schedule 9, Part 6 Item 1, Diagram...

Does TSRGD Schedule 9, Part 6 Item 1, Diagram 1003.3 shed any light on who should give way?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 22nd November 2019, 11:13
Replies: 7
Views: 276
Posted By macafee2
They take a bit of getting used to. I'm not a fan...

They take a bit of getting used to. I'm not a fan of push button start either.
Cheap electric cars (not Tesla money) are surprisingly quick from a standing start.
I cant recall which make but...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd November 2019, 11:07
Replies: 7
Views: 356
Posted By macafee2
Sorry I don't know the answer but am interested...

Sorry I don't know the answer but am interested in what "relay" you have used to activate the trailer lights. Could you tell me which one you used?

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd November 2019, 09:05
Replies: 6
Views: 350
Posted By macafee2
:duh: macafee2

:duh:

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 21st November 2019, 18:45
Replies: 7
Views: 237
Posted By macafee2
you guys, you're bad :) macafee2

you guys, you're bad :)

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st November 2019, 18:44
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By macafee2
ok thank you, frigin money pit this car. ...

ok thank you, frigin money pit this car.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st November 2019, 15:24
Replies: 6
Views: 350
Posted By macafee2
One more FBH question if I may

Despite stripping my FBH down either this year or last I dont knowingly know the answer.
Can the glow plug be changed without removing the FBH from the car and without losing any coolant?

I've...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st November 2019, 13:53
Replies: 1
Views: 204
Posted By macafee2
look at the drivers door window switch, that will...

look at the drivers door window switch, that will make a lot of people sit up

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 21st November 2019, 13:51
Replies: 7
Views: 237
Posted By macafee2
OMG I've just found out

About 20 years ago I bought 8 new internal doors for the down stairs part of the house.
I bought them, transported them, filled them, sanded them, primed them, painted them, hung them, admired...
Forum: Social Forum 21st November 2019, 11:36
Replies: 18
Views: 659
Posted By macafee2
sorry, I admit my replies were not clear to those...

sorry, I admit my replies were not clear to those that read them.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st November 2019, 10:39
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By macafee2
On a socket like...

On a socket like thishttps://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-YSB001930?gclid=Cj0KCQiAiNnuBRD3ARIsAM8KmltFgVlESfIKiLqA_Lk4yOTqMPDVzEtzEtA_wbRlrQR9eWuWQRhQzZAaAtHeEALw_wcB
I thought there was a "square"...
Forum: Social Forum 21st November 2019, 09:33
Replies: 18
Views: 659
Posted By macafee2
go to 6.19...

go to 6.19 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a18onMUQyVc&t=318s and listen to the commentary, what are your thoughts?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 21st November 2019, 09:12
Replies: 18
Views: 659
Posted By macafee2
I have not said it so I had better do so, I think...

I have not said it so I had better do so, I think the biker was wrong.
From the first picture it shows both cars are already on the roundabout and my thinking the give way to traffic from the right...
Forum: Social Forum 21st November 2019, 01:07
Replies: 18
Views: 659
Posted By macafee2
Highway code 185 When reaching the...

Highway code
185
When reaching the roundabout you should give priority to traffic approaching from your right, unless directed otherwise by signs, road markings or traffic lights

It does not...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st November 2019, 00:48
Replies: 17
Views: 729
Posted By macafee2
Sorry but you have confused me. This is where I'm...

Sorry but you have confused me. This is where I'm confused

For starters, the problem is not the water pump. 1/It has passed the start up test and running, otherwise it would shut down after a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st November 2019, 00:38
Replies: 39
Views: 1,629
Posted By macafee2
my saloon is not a daily drive or a hack, my...

my saloon is not a daily drive or a hack, my tourer on the other hand is simply because it is not as good as my saloon. Without replacing wings on panel beating and without a new rear bumper and...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th November 2019, 21:07
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By macafee2
thank you for the advice Devilish, I will take...

thank you for the advice Devilish, I will take the blessed thing apart in a couple of weeks to check. Should the resistance be 6 ohm or 0.6 ohm?

£63 + vat, cheap?:eek: not to me it isn't
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th November 2019, 19:29
Replies: 28
Views: 989
Posted By macafee2
I think a member recently fitted these ...

I think a member recently fitted these
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/DELPHI-Suspension-Arm-Track-Control-Arm-for-ROVER-75-TC1261-Mister-Auto/191695637167...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th November 2019, 19:27
Replies: 4
Views: 378
Posted By macafee2
it may just be a fight to reconnect but the fact...

it may just be a fight to reconnect but the fact it came apart is a surprise

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 20th November 2019, 19:16
Replies: 18
Views: 659
Posted By macafee2
I think its the mini from the left that is the...

I think its the mini from the left that is the problem

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th November 2019, 19:11
Replies: 5
Views: 570
Posted By macafee2
No, the track rod came off very easily. Hardest...

No, the track rod came off very easily. Hardest bit was laying in the right position to undo the track rod end from the locking nut

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th November 2019, 18:00
Replies: 5
Views: 570
Posted By macafee2
A real 5 minute job

A real 5 minute job... changing a track rod end?

cant believe it was actually so quick to do. Normally my 5 minute jobs turn out to be hours if not days or weeks.

Did my very best to be...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th November 2019, 16:50
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By macafee2
Is this the correct FBH glow plug?

Is this the correct FBH glow plug?
https://www.butlertechnik.com/webasto-heater-parts-c111/webasto-thermo-top-e-c-p-z-glowpin-kit-9017813b-p1646

If anyone has links to a cheaper supplier I'd love...
Forum: Items Wanted 19th November 2019, 21:40
Replies: 1
Views: 173
Posted By macafee2
mis-read op so reply deleted macafee2

mis-read op so reply deleted
macafee2
Forum: Items Wanted 19th November 2019, 21:38
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By macafee2
well done good to know it worked macafee2

well done good to know it worked

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 19th November 2019, 20:14
Replies: 18
Views: 659
Posted By macafee2
Dash cam footage can be quite interesting

Watching dash cam footage on youtube I find sometimes quite interesting


It amazes me people see and record accidents but don't stop.
Turn into minor roads and hoot people that cross the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2019, 19:28
Replies: 6
Views: 268
Posted By macafee2
TC, have you a link to the tool you bought from...

TC, have you a link to the tool you bought from ebay for removing the clips that hold the boot lining in place?

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2019, 18:24
Replies: 17
Views: 729
Posted By macafee2
Are these are our very own members, Devilish and...

Are these are our very own members, Devilish and :eek: I'm so sorry I cant remember:duh:

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2019, 18:17
Replies: 17
Views: 729
Posted By macafee2
would that fit, it is a different shape?. ...

would that fit, it is a different shape?.

3disco has contacted me, see social forum and very generously offered me a pump if I need it.

My plans keep getting messed with but I hope to test my...
Forum: Social Forum 19th November 2019, 17:36
Replies: 1
Views: 88
Posted By macafee2
white water rafting recomendations USA

Has anyone used these companies for White Water Rafting in the USA or been on these rapids?

Zion NP (https://alwaysrafting.com/)
Moab...
Forum: Social Forum 18th November 2019, 23:17
Replies: 2
Views: 159
Posted By macafee2
:D sorry CLF I have to disagree, I think a thanks...

:D sorry CLF I have to disagree, I think a thanks is required and if not required, deserved:D

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th November 2019, 22:16
Replies: 6
Views: 321
Posted By macafee2
I've just ordered a Mitutoyo and it looks to come...

I've just ordered a Mitutoyo and it looks to come with a carry case.

I do like precision tools and electrical tools to have carry cases, not just cardboard boxes that some seem to come in.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th November 2019, 21:59
Replies: 6
Views: 321
Posted By macafee2
Brian, I did not want to name you but you are the...

Brian, I did not want to name you but you are the member and yes that is indeed the picture.:D

Where does that fit in the quality range? If you use it then I take it it is quality.

...
Forum: Social Forum 18th November 2019, 21:56
Replies: 0
Views: 105
Posted By macafee2
Thank you to 3disco

A massive thank you to 3disco.
My webasto seems to have gone faulty, I was not able to test some of the parts today as my sander needed my attention. 3disco has just offered me one of the parts if...
Forum: Social Forum 18th November 2019, 21:34
Replies: 2
Views: 159
Posted By macafee2
Thank you CLF

Thank you CLF for the link to a site in Australia

I started a thread when DIY goes wrong, I ruined a part that I thought was NLA, no longer available. I had done some searches and drawn a...
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