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Forum: Social Forum 1st July 2022, 20:48
Replies: 5
Views: 119
Posted By Bogbrush82
I believe it's called Stella Artois.

I believe it's called Stella Artois.
Forum: Social Forum 1st July 2022, 20:44
Replies: 172
Views: 5,804
Posted By Bogbrush82
I wasn't aware that "Once in a lifetime" meant 9...

I wasn't aware that "Once in a lifetime" meant 9 years.

Oh and I noticed that she hated the fact that she was torn from the EU when we left. Well Ms Sturgeon please do tell the world which one of...
Forum: Social Forum 1st July 2022, 20:41
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By Bogbrush82
Thought it might make a change to talk about...

Thought it might make a change to talk about something that hadn't been given a fine. ;)
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 1st July 2022, 20:39
Replies: 14
Views: 557
Posted By Bogbrush82
The fact that these meets are local to me as well...

The fact that these meets are local to me as well have been an absolute godsend. I may not have a Rover anymore, but that's never stopped me from feeling welcome or even working on mine or dads car....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st July 2022, 14:04
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
Had new Mintex pads fitted, and an attempt was...

Had new Mintex pads fitted, and an attempt was made to fit the knock sensor.

Eurofit had difficulty getting it to go in, so I'm going to try a garage local to me.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st July 2022, 00:25
Replies: 13
Views: 680
Posted By Bogbrush82
Saw this one a few days ago. Amazing car.

Saw this one a few days ago. Amazing car.
Forum: Social Forum 29th June 2022, 19:04
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By Bogbrush82
Rover 220GSi Turbo on Ebay

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/265732352325?hash=item3ddee1e945:g:1FYAAOSwFedipH0H

1 of apparently only 3 left in running condition.

Nice car, but it's gonna cost you.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th June 2022, 22:40
Replies: 21
Views: 871
Posted By Bogbrush82
£117 per month on my 75 with Admiral, but I only...

£117 per month on my 75 with Admiral, but I only had 2 years NCB at the time.

£93 per month now on my Honda CR-V with 4 years NCB, still with Admiral.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th June 2022, 22:35
Replies: 9
Views: 468
Posted By Bogbrush82
Could it be an engine mount?

Could it be an engine mount?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th June 2022, 21:22
Replies: 10
Views: 604
Posted By Bogbrush82
06 Plate 75 on EBay

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/403739007694?hash=item5e00b85ace:g:jDkAAOSwEftiuB97

Must've been one of the last one's built.....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th June 2022, 15:45
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
Not my car, but finally managed to help dad...

Not my car, but finally managed to help dad replace injector number 1 on his Mondeo TDCi.

Buy only after having to borrow Jamie's impact driver to remove the old one first. Cheers Jamie. :cool:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th June 2022, 23:46
Replies: 190
Views: 10,908
Posted By Bogbrush82
And just wait until they introduce "Electricity...

And just wait until they introduce "Electricity Tax" to help fund more power stations, which will be needed because the infrastructure as it stands won't be able to cope with the increased...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 24th June 2022, 19:06
Replies: 14
Views: 557
Posted By Bogbrush82
So glad this has happened, and as I said last...

So glad this has happened, and as I said last week at Teddy Bears £5 is small change compared to the amount of money I've saved over the years by attending these events.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th June 2022, 19:01
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
Eventually. He's going to try again when we come...

Eventually. He's going to try again when we come up (Will be riding shotgun with him, as changing the knock sensor on my car isn't something that can really be done at a nano unless you have a jack)...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd June 2022, 10:09
Replies: 190
Views: 10,908
Posted By Bogbrush82
It's called the wife isn't it? :eek:

It's called the wife isn't it?

:eek:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd June 2022, 22:23
Replies: 13
Views: 783
Posted By Bogbrush82
Cheeky bar stool has the same first three letters...

Cheeky bar stool has the same first three letters as my number plate!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th June 2022, 23:37
Replies: 5
Views: 632
Posted By Bogbrush82
Do you mean the phone button that was fitted to...

Do you mean the phone button that was fitted to cars with the Symphony head unit? If so then I don't believe they ever got round to fitting the kit before the car went on sale. The BMW system might...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th June 2022, 13:19
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By Bogbrush82
I played it crafty. 4 years no claims bonus on...

I played it crafty. 4 years no claims bonus on provisional insurance which was then carried over when I eventually became a full licence holder.

Best part about it was it's perfectly legal! :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th June 2022, 23:33
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By Bogbrush82
First car I had was a 2003 25, but it was a base...

First car I had was a 2003 25, but it was a base model.

Still a fun car to drive though, and quite a comfy one too after I added the interior from a GTi. :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th June 2022, 16:04
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
Jump started it at the nano meet! :duh:

Jump started it at the nano meet! :duh:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th June 2022, 13:45
Replies: 20
Views: 1,607
Posted By Bogbrush82
Does the 75 have a limp mode? Could be the 02...

Does the 75 have a limp mode? Could be the 02 sensor?
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 18th June 2022, 13:43
Replies: 45
Views: 2,886
Posted By Bogbrush82
Quick note - My dad (Jim) is coming up as well as...

Quick note - My dad (Jim) is coming up as well as he wants to change an injector on his Mondeo.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th June 2022, 15:39
Replies: 190
Views: 10,908
Posted By Bogbrush82
Will be a cold day in hell before I have an EV.

Will be a cold day in hell before I have an EV.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th June 2022, 00:23
Replies: 190
Views: 10,908
Posted By Bogbrush82
I'm just waiting for the day I see a line of...

I'm just waiting for the day I see a line of broken down EV's while I slowly drive past them in a fully functional petrol.

Oh how I'll laugh.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th June 2022, 10:33
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
Been giving the tank a few runs over the past few...

Been giving the tank a few runs over the past few days to check fuel economy to see if the new O2 sensor is working. I think it is though, because I've gone from roughly 19mpg to 25.2.

Hoping...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th June 2022, 10:17
Replies: 11
Views: 1,088
Posted By Bogbrush82
My word that's gorgeous. :bowdown:

My word that's gorgeous. :bowdown:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th June 2022, 15:53
Replies: 13
Views: 891
Posted By Bogbrush82
Fully loaded 75 in Firefrost (I think)

Nowt to do with me....
...
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2022, 15:46
Replies: 4
Views: 120
Posted By Bogbrush82
Thanks everyone, the big four oh and I'm...

Thanks everyone, the big four oh and I'm beginning to feel it lol :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th June 2022, 00:07
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
Good job you spotted that - Could've been a huge...

Good job you spotted that - Could've been a huge expense if you left it where it was. :eek:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2022, 18:20
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
Replaced the Lucas O2 sensor with a genuine Denso...

Replaced the Lucas O2 sensor with a genuine Denso one.

Car is now nearing 100% sorted mechanically, with just a faulty knock sensor to fix.

Cost to date of the repairs has been £1565.

Total...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2022, 18:15
Replies: 26
Views: 1,644
Posted By Bogbrush82
Not one I did but getting the car MOT'd involved...

Not one I did but getting the car MOT'd involved having to replace a stolen cat that had been repaired with scaffolding.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th May 2022, 14:50
Replies: 5
Views: 430
Posted By Bogbrush82
Bet that'll go for a pretty penny.

Bet that'll go for a pretty penny.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 27th May 2022, 10:53
Replies: 45
Views: 2,886
Posted By Bogbrush82
Sounds like the switch underneath the drivers...

Sounds like the switch underneath the drivers seat. They have a habit of not making a proper connection. :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th May 2022, 13:22
Replies: 24
Views: 1,746
Posted By Bogbrush82
Now that's very interesting. He's gone from...

Now that's very interesting. He's gone from 86000 kilometres on the Facebook ad to 92000 MILES on the Ebay one. That's a 40000 mile difference give or take.

Also

Except cruise control,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th May 2022, 13:19
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
I don't understand either TBH, but the 5 16"...

I don't understand either TBH, but the 5 16" alloys I bought were the same as 2 new 18" tires, so it was kind of a no brainer really.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2022, 20:13
Replies: 24
Views: 1,746
Posted By Bogbrush82
Not very well mind.... :D NV54XNC ROVER 75...

Not very well mind.... :D

NV54XNC
ROVER 75


Colour: Blue
Fuel type: Diesel

Date registered: 28 January 2005
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2022, 15:02
Replies: 28
Views: 1,554
Posted By Bogbrush82
Maybe try a bit of reverse psychology? ...

Maybe try a bit of reverse psychology? Deliberately look for a bigger car and you may end up with a small runabout. :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2022, 14:59
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
I really wish I had believe me, and had there...

I really wish I had believe me, and had there been any near me I'd have bought one instantly. Unfortunately there were no decent ones by me at the time (Best I found was on 176k and had the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2022, 12:09
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
Spent another £100 on a replacement O2 sensor for...

Spent another £100 on a replacement O2 sensor for the CR-V, as it doesn't like the Lucas one that Eurofit fitted. No fault of Eurofit, as they're the reason my car now has 12 months ticket.

Also...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2022, 09:36
Replies: 1
Views: 287
Posted By Bogbrush82
Full black oak dash set

Nowt to do with me.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/115313182029?hash=item1ad933854d:g:7GsAAOSwuAdiP166

In case anybody's interested.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd May 2022, 15:57
Replies: 1
Views: 373
Posted By Bogbrush82
Firefrost (Maybe) 75

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/125325315072?_trkparms=amclksrc%3DITM%26aid%3D777008%26algo%3DPERSONAL.TOPIC%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D20200721152032%26meid%3D07a72484e26845cc8830e95322133e44%26pid%3D101260%26rk%3D...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd May 2022, 23:16
Replies: 19
Views: 414
Posted By Bogbrush82
Agreed (It was the ultimate bomber killer), but: ...

Agreed (It was the ultimate bomber killer), but:

The Spitfire was the better dogfighter. ;)

In any event, I would give my right kidney to get the chance to ride shotgun in either one.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd May 2022, 23:12
Replies: 11
Views: 978
Posted By Bogbrush82
Good grief what a stunner. :eek:

Good grief what a stunner. :eek:
Forum: Social Forum 22nd May 2022, 10:41
Replies: 19
Views: 414
Posted By Bogbrush82
I hate you. :( :(

I hate you. :( :(
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th May 2022, 22:30
Replies: 0
Views: 312
Posted By Bogbrush82
Low Mileage MOT Failure

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/313999390254?_trkparms=amclksrc%3DITM%26aid%3D777008%26algo%3DPERSONAL.TOPIC%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D20200721152032%26meid%3Da72300a202424728a9849c79b20abd64%26pid%3D101260%26rk%3D...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th May 2022, 16:28
Replies: 0
Views: 312
Posted By Bogbrush82
MG ZTT on Ebay (No Witch Doctors Allowed)

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/195063069875?_trkparms=amclksrc%3DITM%26aid%3D1110006%26algo%3DHOMESPLICE.SIM%26ao%3D2%26asc%3D20200818143132%26meid%3D8170054c911f454681a6bc8da1fd48f4%26pid%3D101198%26rk%3...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th May 2022, 23:44
Replies: 10
Views: 1,129
Posted By Bogbrush82
And I've just spent that on a clapped out Honda....

And I've just spent that on a clapped out Honda. :( :( :(
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th May 2022, 15:50
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By Bogbrush82
Rover 800 Limousine

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/134106090678?hash=item1f39588cb6:g:wg4AAOSwXeVicnk6

Don't see many of these now.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 5th May 2022, 10:28
Replies: 45
Views: 2,886
Posted By Bogbrush82
Excellent. :)

Excellent. :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th May 2022, 10:19
Replies: 12
Views: 1,826
Posted By Bogbrush82
I've always gone to the outlet near me. Changed...

I've always gone to the outlet near me. Changed the clutch and master cylinder on my old MK2 75 for £600 using LUK parts. Never had a problem after that.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th April 2022, 13:49
Replies: 13
Views: 1,086
Posted By Bogbrush82
High spec 75 on Ebay (06 plate)

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/275159980540?hash=item4010d019fc:g:vKgAAOSwyEZiY4l-

Considering the mileage, I'm going to stick my neck out and say that it's very good value for money.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th April 2022, 19:14
Replies: 501
Views: 63,372
Posted By Bogbrush82
Would a 2001 be classed as early? ...

Would a 2001 be classed as early?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/284762096922?hash=item424d24c51a:g:OAoAAOSwSktiFb8P
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th April 2022, 19:08
Replies: 3
Views: 601
Posted By Bogbrush82
Try this (first time I've used Google Photos). ...

Try this (first time I've used Google Photos).

https://photos.app.goo.gl/HzQHW2FHSBvK5ai5A
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th April 2022, 13:02
Replies: 3
Views: 601
Posted By Bogbrush82
So THIS Was Why My MOT Was So Expensive.....

Managed to upload a video of my old exhaust that was fitted to my new 2005 CR-V

https://photos.google.com/album/AF1QipOqq59agw7fIgX4-az95-BU9-xl-jOWQqBsEEZ1

Such a high quality repair.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th April 2022, 10:30
Replies: 55
Views: 7,374
Posted By Bogbrush82
I know, it's what I paid for this one! :( ...

I know, it's what I paid for this one! :(

Still it's only done 95k, so it's not all bad I guess......
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th April 2022, 15:46
Replies: 55
Views: 7,374
Posted By Bogbrush82
Took my brand new Honda CR-V for an MOT ...

Took my brand new Honda CR-V for an MOT



£950 later and it's now got 12 months ticket.

Ouch. :(
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th April 2022, 22:23
Replies: 10
Views: 1,040
Posted By Bogbrush82
Steering wheel looks a little sparse for a Conny....

Steering wheel looks a little sparse for a Conny. No stereo controls?
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 21st March 2022, 10:15
Replies: 10
Views: 1,013
Posted By Bogbrush82
What about the Dodford Inn in Bromsgrove? Last...

What about the Dodford Inn in Bromsgrove? Last time I went there they had a large field right next to the main pub.

https://thedodfordinn.co.uk/
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 20th March 2022, 00:20
Replies: 10
Views: 1,013
Posted By Bogbrush82
Are the Nano meets still on?

Just wondering since I've not heard much about them lately, and now that I'm mobile again It'd be nice to attend another one even though I'm not in a Rover anymore.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th February 2022, 14:04
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
Had all 4 shocks, 2 front springs and a...

Had all 4 shocks, 2 front springs and a thermostat replaced on the Honda.

£315 all in.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th January 2022, 23:52
Replies: 11
Views: 952
Posted By Bogbrush82
Be interesting to see if it ends up on here. :)

Be interesting to see if it ends up on here. :)
Forum: Social Forum 2nd January 2022, 22:31
Replies: 7
Views: 452
Posted By Bogbrush82
True, but I do have the odd job to do on the...

True, but I do have the odd job to do on the Honda. :)
Forum: Social Forum 2nd January 2022, 16:16
Replies: 7
Views: 452
Posted By Bogbrush82
It's Been A Week Since My Hip Replacement.......

.....And my mobility is almost back to pre-op levels.

Still in pain, but an Ibuprofen and Paracetamol cocktail takes the edge off.

Probably won't be until February before I can drive again, but...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th October 2021, 13:41
Replies: 22
Views: 2,144
Posted By Bogbrush82
That makes no sense. What if you have a 2001 V6...

That makes no sense. What if you have a 2001 V6 that wasn't registered until 2002?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th October 2021, 13:39
Replies: 2
Views: 475
Posted By Bogbrush82
Rover 75 Workshop Banners

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/164531726273?_trkparms=amclksrc%3DITM%26aid%3D1110013%26algo%3DHOMESPLICE.SIMRXI%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D20210125103646%26meid%3D4b343820f3444cbe83cb19aa210394a1%26pid%3D101112%26r...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th October 2021, 13:37
Replies: 10
Views: 857
Posted By Bogbrush82
Does Anybody Here Want A Tank?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/185119674472?hash=item2b19fe1068:g:bBcAAOSwb19hHM9o

Only 29k of your pounds so far......
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st October 2021, 00:37
Replies: 13
Views: 1,183
Posted By Bogbrush82
Ooof, what a plot twist. Could we soon get a...

Ooof, what a plot twist.

Could we soon get a visit from the Men in Black telling us that this thread doesn't exist, and that we are merely posting in a figment of our own imagination? :eek:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th October 2021, 00:32
Replies: 13
Views: 1,183
Posted By Bogbrush82
I love the fact that a thread titled "ignore" has...

I love the fact that a thread titled "ignore" has got so many replies. :D
Forum: Humour Corner 18th October 2021, 10:58
Replies: 1
Views: 362
Posted By Bogbrush82
First thing that sprang to mind was just how...

First thing that sprang to mind was just how thirsty the sisters car must have been if she needed to go twice in one week. :shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th October 2021, 10:54
Replies: 42
Views: 5,722
Posted By Bogbrush82
There's one on Ebay right now. ...

There's one on Ebay right now.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th October 2021, 11:52
Replies: 30
Views: 1,804
Posted By Bogbrush82
Also what colour is the exhaust smoke? If it's...

Also what colour is the exhaust smoke? If it's not white then that's likely an indication that it's something other than a HG.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th October 2021, 10:26
Replies: 0
Views: 274
Posted By Bogbrush82
White V6 Cowley Car

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/144245531546?_trkparms=amclksrc%3DITM%26aid%3D777008%26algo%3DPERSONAL.TOPIC%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D234521%26meid%3De4add1f1d64e409299d1dc5aa802b672%26pid%3D101259%26rk%3D1%26rkt%...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th October 2021, 11:32
Replies: 1
Views: 560
Posted By Bogbrush82
Bones is on Ebay

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/203640916553?_trkparms=amclksrc%3DITM%26aid%3D777008%26algo%3DPERSONAL.TOPIC%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D234521%26meid%3Db2dbd514906e48ce9143b1aab2fd6f18%26pid%3D101259%26rk%3D1%26rkt%...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th October 2021, 12:03
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
So sorry to hear that. :( Did the engine...

So sorry to hear that. :(

Did the engine suffer any damage? Might be an idea to keep it as a spare if it's still ok.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd October 2021, 00:51
Replies: 0
Views: 366
Posted By Bogbrush82
Speaking of Rover 600s....

https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C1386165

Ex demonstrator model.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd October 2021, 12:52
Replies: 10
Views: 894
Posted By Bogbrush82
Have you also checked to see if Kate Winslet and...

Have you also checked to see if Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio are in there? :getmecoat:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd October 2021, 12:51
Replies: 4
Views: 555
Posted By Bogbrush82
I'd imagine probably aftermarket, although I...

I'd imagine probably aftermarket, although I wouldn't be surprised if it was ordered at the factory. Everything is an optional extra if the wallet is big enough.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st October 2021, 16:21
Replies: 12
Views: 957
Posted By Bogbrush82
If they're giving you a time frame of nearly 3...

If they're giving you a time frame of nearly 3 years to get everything done then there can't be much wrong with it!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st October 2021, 13:43
Replies: 12
Views: 957
Posted By Bogbrush82
What I like to do is take the car for a pre-mot...

What I like to do is take the car for a pre-mot health check about a month or so before the mot runs out. That way I get plenty time to fix what needs to be done. After that I usually book it in...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th September 2021, 15:16
Replies: 1
Views: 361
Posted By Bogbrush82
The Tank Has Passed Its MOT.

First one in my possession, with just one advisory for a small oil leak.

Not bad for a 19 year old Japanese 4x4 with 146k on the clock! :jig:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th September 2021, 00:17
Replies: 9
Views: 740
Posted By Bogbrush82
Low mileage 2.0V6 On The Bay

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/124918968561?_trkparms=amclksrc%3DITM%26aid%3D777008%26algo%3DPERSONAL.TOPIC%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D20200708143445%26meid%3Da27bbd54c8dd4aa590920bb69e44a950%26pid%3D101251%26rk%3D...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th September 2021, 15:10
Replies: 8
Views: 535
Posted By Bogbrush82
? Is that because it's broken or....?:shrug:

?

Is that because it's broken or....?:shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th September 2021, 14:31
Replies: 8
Views: 535
Posted By Bogbrush82
There's always drilling a hole in the tank....

There's always drilling a hole in the tank....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th September 2021, 13:03
Replies: 36
Views: 3,359
Posted By Bogbrush82
Need a match? :D

Need a match? :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th September 2021, 12:59
Replies: 9
Views: 807
Posted By Bogbrush82
Mother nature is a funny old thing... ...

Mother nature is a funny old thing...

...Maybe she also drives a 75? :shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th September 2021, 11:32
Replies: 1
Views: 445
Posted By Bogbrush82
Cheap Low Mile Diesel...

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/165079482387?_trkparms=amclksrc%3DITM%26aid%3D1110010%26algo%3DHOMESPLICE.DISCCARDS%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D234213%26meid%3D2f28107e9b8a4ce08eee595309e6e57e%26pid%3D101110%26rk%3D1...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th September 2021, 11:27
Replies: 21
Views: 1,740
Posted By Bogbrush82
Just checked Tarquin - MOT has run out. :( ...

Just checked Tarquin - MOT has run out. :(

Haven't the heart to tell mom.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd September 2021, 21:51
Replies: 21
Views: 1,740
Posted By Bogbrush82
Maybe it's my twisted sense of humour, but I...

Maybe it's my twisted sense of humour, but I couldn't help but notice the huge innuendo in this. :eek:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd September 2021, 22:05
Replies: 6
Views: 899
Posted By Bogbrush82
Man if I had the means again I'd buy Bones back...

Man if I had the means again I'd buy Bones back quicker than you could say K-series.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th September 2021, 15:47
Replies: 33
Views: 8,086
Posted By Bogbrush82
To be fair, he did say it was just surface rust....

To be fair, he did say it was just surface rust. :cool:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th September 2021, 14:57
Replies: 33
Views: 8,086
Posted By Bogbrush82
That's a pity - I had a pre-mot check last week...

That's a pity - I had a pre-mot check last week and they said that the corrosion underneath could possibly be flagged as an advisory. :(
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th September 2021, 14:07
Replies: 33
Views: 8,086
Posted By Bogbrush82
Where exactly is he based again? My HR-V has a...

Where exactly is he based again? My HR-V has a few spots that need his attention if he willing to do it.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th September 2021, 14:02
Replies: 31
Views: 2,574
Posted By Bogbrush82
Serves the 8rsehole right.

Serves the 8rsehole right.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 5th September 2021, 00:07
Replies: 45
Views: 5,247
Posted By Bogbrush82
Won't be able to make this one I'm afraid - I...

Won't be able to make this one I'm afraid - I signed the pre-op forms for my hip replacement on Thursday.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th August 2021, 00:03
Replies: 3
Views: 498
Posted By Bogbrush82
Contemporary SE in Wedgewood?

https://www.autotrader.co.uk/car-details/202107145031107?make=ROVER&model=75&sort=relevance&include-delivery-option=on&price-to=4500&onesearchad=New&onesearchad=Nearly%20New&onesearchad=Used&advertisi...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th August 2021, 21:55
Replies: 10
Views: 1,310
Posted By Bogbrush82
Sounds like a Rover garage that just doesn't want...

Sounds like a Rover garage that just doesn't want the work to me. I paid £400 for a full top end rebuild on my old 1.8.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th August 2021, 21:52
Replies: 11
Views: 842
Posted By Bogbrush82
At least he was telling the truth on the mileage...

At least he was telling the truth on the mileage - 49,598 miles at it's last MOT (which passed with no advisories apparently).
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th August 2021, 15:34
Replies: 35
Views: 2,282
Posted By Bogbrush82
Was that £700 just for the tyres? Because that's...

Was that £700 just for the tyres? Because that's taking the urine if it is.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th August 2021, 15:29
Replies: 10
Views: 761
Posted By Bogbrush82
Most Expensive Non-V8 I've Seen

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/284334403236?hash=item4233a6aea4:g:u6AAAOSwT9Jge0E0

I know it's a monogram, but WHY?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th August 2021, 00:01
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By Bogbrush82
That or you drive it in neutral all day! :eek:

That or you drive it in neutral all day! :eek:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th August 2021, 13:23
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
Not a Rover, but got the Aircon fixed in my...

Not a Rover, but got the Aircon fixed in my Honda.

Now on 146k miles and still going strong.
Forum: Social Forum 2nd July 2021, 18:26
Replies: 1
Views: 248
Posted By Bogbrush82
I Saw This An Nearly Cried....

.....With laughter :rofl::rofl:

Link (https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-9746349/A-40-year-old-man-England-broke-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd June 2021, 13:26
Replies: 11
Views: 1,144
Posted By Bogbrush82
Someone at the DVLA is drunk

I've just received a letter stating that somebody has tried to apply for a V5C for Tarquin, even though I sold the car to Trikey in November. apparently if I don't reply to the letter in 14 days I no...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th June 2021, 22:45
Replies: 9
Views: 851
Posted By Bogbrush82
A twin turbo that does 0 to 60 in 9 seconds? Is...

A twin turbo that does 0 to 60 in 9 seconds? Is the second turbo made of meccano?
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2021, 09:50
Replies: 7
Views: 251
Posted By Bogbrush82
Thanks guys. 39 years young and starting to go...

Thanks guys. 39 years young and starting to go grey lol. :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2021, 12:19
Replies: 13
Views: 1,754
Posted By Bogbrush82
Yup, it's Bones. :)

Yup, it's Bones. :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th June 2021, 14:01
Replies: 6
Views: 663
Posted By Bogbrush82
Indeed. I must admit lack of money after the...

Indeed. I must admit lack of money after the engine rebuild meant I couldn't do what I needed to, but I tried to keep her as clean as possible.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th June 2021, 00:14
Replies: 6
Views: 663
Posted By Bogbrush82
Ack, I've been beaten to it. Nice to see...

Ack, I've been beaten to it.

Nice to see Bones again. Looking just as smart as she was the day I said goodbye to her. :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th June 2021, 00:10
Replies: 13
Views: 1,754
Posted By Bogbrush82
Wasn't Expecting To See This....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hdxummL5Cg4

About 5 seconds in. Bought a huge smile to my face. :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd June 2021, 19:02
Replies: 11
Views: 1,274
Posted By Bogbrush82
My 04 Connie SE MK2 had one, but the previous...

My 04 Connie SE MK2 had one, but the previous owner had kitted it out from the factory.
Forum: Social Forum 1st June 2021, 13:50
Replies: 5
Views: 565
Posted By Bogbrush82
My God, What A Rare Find!

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/264622488111?hash=item3d9cbaba2f:g:gdAAAOSwfiReOJ3y

I MUST OWN IT!!!!! :eek:
Forum: Was it you? 29th May 2021, 13:26
Replies: 6
Views: 848
Posted By Bogbrush82
I know of a couple of late model cars that have...

I know of a couple of late model cars that have had a mk1 conversion - could be one of those?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th May 2021, 14:02
Replies: 4
Views: 615
Posted By Bogbrush82
Tyre Recommendation For A 4x4?

I know it's not a 75 but hear me out:

I've just had the blue tank serviced at Eurofit, and they warned me that my 2 rear tyres are near the legal limit. Now on Tarquin I fitted Avons to it since...
Forum: Social Forum 1st May 2021, 19:12
Replies: 165,779
Views: 7,382,827
Posted By Bogbrush82
Going to say that's Piccadilly, since Mayfield...

Going to say that's Piccadilly, since Mayfield has been out of action for years. :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd April 2021, 16:26
Replies: 8
Views: 1,009
Posted By Bogbrush82
They'd have a heart attack if they saw the prices...

They'd have a heart attack if they saw the prices now....


https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C1324666
Forum: The Freebies Bazaar 23rd April 2021, 15:48
Replies: 2
Views: 1,394
Posted By Bogbrush82
NOS NSF Indicator and Black Oak Gear Surround.

Found them today while clearing up.

Anybody want them? I'll be bringing them up to the Nano Meet in July anyway just in case.

Will also be bringing an alarm with me that's unused (not...
Forum: Social Forum 18th April 2021, 00:40
Replies: 82
Views: 4,987
Posted By Bogbrush82
I hate to admit it, but losing Phillip after 70...

I hate to admit it, but losing Phillip after 70 years of marriage may cause the Queens health to deteriorate quite quickly. My next door neighbour who was an RAF vet lost his wife of 65 years, and...
Forum: Social Forum 16th April 2021, 19:50
Replies: 82
Views: 4,987
Posted By Bogbrush82
Wow - It appears I've made an impression! :eek: ...

Wow - It appears I've made an impression! :eek:

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9478655/Calls-grow-Royal-Navy-ship-honour-Prince-Philip-petition-HMS-Duke-Edinburgh.html

I just checked...
Forum: Social Forum 11th April 2021, 10:06
Replies: 82
Views: 4,987
Posted By Bogbrush82
I had read it, but I'm pretty sure the order was...

I had read it, but I'm pretty sure the order was reduced to the 2 ships we currently have.
Forum: Social Forum 10th April 2021, 14:46
Replies: 82
Views: 4,987
Posted By Bogbrush82
I know not everybody will be interested, but I...

I know not everybody will be interested, but I made a petition to name the next Royal Navy ship after him.

http://chng.it/Tyt4mkH5YH
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th April 2021, 22:36
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
My bad, I thought he meant all 4 cars. ...

My bad, I thought he meant all 4 cars.

It's just that since he was planning to do that to my old one I'd give him the heads up (Sold it to him last year).
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th April 2021, 23:58
Replies: 13,765
Views: 1,449,594
Posted By Bogbrush82
You only need to do 3 - Mine was done by Summit...

You only need to do 3 - Mine was done by Summit Garage a while back. :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th April 2021, 23:52
Replies: 0
Views: 338
Posted By Bogbrush82
Contemporary SE on the Bay of E

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/ROVER-75-CONTEMPORARY-SE-CDT-LOW-MILES-NEW-CLUTCH/164794327840?_trkparms=aid%3D777008%26algo%3DPERSONAL.TOPIC%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D20200708143445%26meid%3D4cb5112799294e328e1092...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd April 2021, 23:50
Replies: 22
Views: 1,343
Posted By Bogbrush82
Almost. ...

Almost.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rover-75-Tourer-2-0-CDTi-131Ps-Connoisseur-Estate-Manual-1-owner-58000-miles/333868718601?hash=item4dbc205a09:g:nuQAAOSwR6hgWHb0
Forum: Social Forum 3rd April 2021, 14:51
Replies: 4
Views: 548
Posted By Bogbrush82
New Car Alarm - Advice?

After having my cat stolen I've made the decision to up the security of my HRV and bought an alarm with built in tilt sensor.

However having never fitted an alarm before I've decided to get it...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd April 2021, 14:44
Replies: 799
Views: 93,340
Posted By Bogbrush82
Changed the number plates on the HRV. Not easy...

Changed the number plates on the HRV. Not easy to do when the screws have rusted away!
Forum: Social Forum 2nd April 2021, 16:28
Replies: 26
Views: 1,906
Posted By Bogbrush82
*Update* New cat back on. Old one was...

*Update*

New cat back on. Old one was literally hacked off, lambda sensor and all. Car now sounds like its unnatural quiet self again.

Total cost was £270, since they were able to repair the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th March 2021, 12:00
Replies: 35
Views: 4,693
Posted By Bogbrush82
Wouldn't be the same chap who now has Bones by...

Wouldn't be the same chap who now has Bones by any chance would it?
Forum: Social Forum 26th March 2021, 10:31
Replies: 26
Views: 1,906
Posted By Bogbrush82
*UPDATE* MIJ in Walsall have offered to...

*UPDATE*

MIJ in Walsall have offered to replace it for £160 inc fitting, and the AA have offered to trailer it there for £110, so total cost £270

Still an expense I could have done without, but...
Forum: Social Forum 26th March 2021, 09:10
Replies: 4
Views: 494
Posted By Bogbrush82
Ford Granada Project?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Ford-Granada-Ghia-2-0/265096370986?hash=item3db8f99b2a:g:0XkAAOSwjuZgV44o

Looks really bad on first glance, but underside looks good, and can't see much rot except some...
Forum: Social Forum 25th March 2021, 14:33
Replies: 26
Views: 1,906
Posted By Bogbrush82
Unfortunately no. They talked about adding it...

Unfortunately no. They talked about adding it after a spate of vandalisms but they caught those responsible before they voted on it, so it was never fitted. :(
Forum: Social Forum 25th March 2021, 13:14
Replies: 26
Views: 1,906
Posted By Bogbrush82
Miserable B******s!!!!!!

Some filthy inbred w***er has decided to help himself to my Catalytic Converter.

I hope the skullf***er chokes on it. :mad::mad::mad:

Anybody know someone in the Tipton area that can come out...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 25th March 2021, 13:09
Replies: 103
Views: 12,262
Posted By Bogbrush82
Would my interloping Honda be welcome? If so...

Would my interloping Honda be welcome? If so I'll come on Sat. :)
Forum: Social Forum 15th February 2021, 13:07
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By Bogbrush82
All he's done is spend a fortune on making a...

All he's done is spend a fortune on making a classic car completley worthless.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th February 2021, 17:42
Replies: 2
Views: 464
Posted By Bogbrush82
Another Red 2.0V6

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/2002-Rover-75-Tourer-2-0-V6-Connoisseur-Manual-Long-MOT-Low-Mileage/254866282272?_trkparms=aid%3D1110006%26algo%3DHOMESPLICE.SIM%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D20200818143132%26meid%3D91f...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th February 2021, 17:38
Replies: 23
Views: 1,599
Posted By Bogbrush82
Don't forget to post some new pictures up once...

Don't forget to post some new pictures up once it's cleaned. :)
Forum: Social Forum 12th February 2021, 01:04
Replies: 165,779
Views: 7,382,827
Posted By Bogbrush82
Oh dear lord I hope that wasn't mine! :eek::eek:

Oh dear lord I hope that wasn't mine! :eek::eek:
Forum: Social Forum 12th February 2021, 00:56
Replies: 16
Views: 782
Posted By Bogbrush82
I've just noticed the Peugeot badge. Oh the...

I've just noticed the Peugeot badge. Oh the irony.
Forum: Social Forum 11th February 2021, 00:03
Replies: 4
Views: 314
Posted By Bogbrush82
Looks Like I'm Going To Be A Cyborg.....

X-Ray of my hip shows collapse of the femoral head (left side) with the added onset of Osteo Arthritis and avascular necrosis.

I've been booked in for a complete replacement sometime in the next 6...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th February 2021, 17:46
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By Bogbrush82
Rover 416 SLi Estate

https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C1308493

Going for £1600.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd February 2021, 12:03
Replies: 23
Views: 1,599
Posted By Bogbrush82
2.0 V6 on ebay - Burgundy? Dark Red?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rover-75-2-0l-V6-club/373447880093?hash=item56f33a6d9d:g:sZsAAOSwCdhgDvJg

Can't tell due to the dust and sunlight, but I'm guessing it could be Dorchester? Or maybe...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 3rd February 2021, 11:59
Replies: 103
Views: 12,262
Posted By Bogbrush82
Hopefully ths can happen, although my HR-V would...

Hopefully ths can happen, although my HR-V would be the odd one out.

Still, looking forward to meeting up again. :)
Forum: Social Forum 30th January 2021, 23:21
Replies: 3
Views: 348
Posted By Bogbrush82
Had my 1st of the Pfizer shots.....

Just waiting an appointment now for the 2nd dose.

No ill effects so far....... :cool:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st December 2020, 11:10
Replies: 22
Views: 2,134
Posted By Bogbrush82
One for MarinaBrian

https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C1294341
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th December 2020, 12:59
Replies: 2
Views: 816
Posted By Bogbrush82
Those floor mats scream ex-taxi for some...

Those floor mats scream ex-taxi for some reason......
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th December 2020, 20:44
Replies: 7
Views: 1,003
Posted By Bogbrush82
Well this is a nice colour

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MGZT-2003-Diesel/233821412387?_trkparms=aid%3D777001%26algo%3DDISCO.FEED%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D20160801204525%26meid%3D20c38a34795642b8afc5cf0dabcf9f24%26pid%3D100651%26rk%3D1%26...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th December 2020, 15:02
Replies: 14
Views: 1,401
Posted By Bogbrush82
"I've never seen one before sir - no one has -...

"I've never seen one before sir - no one has - but I'm guessing it's a White Hole...."
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th December 2020, 00:42
Replies: 22
Views: 1,751
Posted By Bogbrush82
Teal looking CDTi Tourer on the Bay

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rover-75-Tourer-2-0-CDT-Classic-54-plate-77000-miles-manual/333815815259?hash=item4db8f91c5b:g:N88AAOSwU7lfzOPN

Can't tell for certain though, due to the rainy photos.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th December 2020, 00:30
Replies: 14
Views: 1,350
Posted By Bogbrush82
All the more reason to rescue it then....

All the more reason to rescue it then. :xmas-smiley-008:
Forum: Humour Corner 13th December 2020, 09:18
Replies: 6
Views: 1,099
Posted By Bogbrush82
Ok, that is quite funny. :D

Ok, that is quite funny. :D
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