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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd July 2022, 20:31
Replies: 4
Views: 145
Posted By macafee2
Could not resist doing this. macafee2

Could not resist doing this.

macafee2
Forum: Events and Meets 2nd July 2022, 20:04
Replies: 210
Views: 14,619
Posted By macafee2
It was a very good meet and nice to talk to...

It was a very good meet and nice to talk to people. Did not talk to as many as I had wanted to. Some great examples of Rover 75's
The Lancaster was impressive, mega bucks to run.
Also we...
Forum: Events and Meets 2nd July 2022, 08:27
Replies: 210
Views: 14,619
Posted By macafee2
I am looking forward to saying hi to an awful lot...

I am looking forward to saying hi to an awful lot of people, many I have never met, some I have.

I'll be in my Cimarron Green Saloon so please come and say hello.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd July 2022, 06:44
Replies: 21
Views: 2,966
Posted By macafee2
Seal is easy to remove, put a screwdriver in the...

Seal is easy to remove, put a screwdriver in the hole and lever it out. Careful not to scrape the casing with the screwdriver.
I could not tell if my seals were damaged, I just changed them as the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st July 2022, 20:43
Replies: 21
Views: 2,966
Posted By macafee2
take a peek at Rimmers web site macafee2

take a peek at Rimmers web site

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 1st July 2022, 16:26
Replies: 310
Views: 12,917
Posted By macafee2
ya, me when they dont want it and give it away.:D...

ya, me when they dont want it and give it away.:D
Friend of my son in law had some trees he did not want so down they came, my son in law had most of the wood and I got a load. The owner did not...
Forum: Social Forum 1st July 2022, 08:37
Replies: 17
Views: 359
Posted By macafee2
I have not noticed any difference. macafee2

I have not noticed any difference.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st July 2022, 08:31
Replies: 21
Views: 2,966
Posted By macafee2
Where is it leaking from? Driveshaft oil seal?...

Where is it leaking from?
Driveshaft oil seal? If it was replaced has the new one been fitted all the way home and squarely?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 30th June 2022, 20:16
Replies: 8
Views: 114
Posted By macafee2
Happy birthday Phil macafee2

Happy birthday Phil

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 30th June 2022, 20:15
Replies: 10
Views: 129
Posted By macafee2
Happy birthday, take it easy if you can ...

Happy birthday, take it easy if you can

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 30th June 2022, 16:29
Replies: 6
Views: 186
Posted By macafee2
If this is where you live, check your household...

If this is where you live, check your household insurance.


macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 30th June 2022, 15:43
Replies: 14
Views: 346
Posted By macafee2
I can understand the query between pay, one that...

I can understand the query between pay, one that I have asked myself. I think a 100k is low. I do feel we need to up the minimum wage but is £15 to much?
Hopefully you and I can find middle...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th June 2022, 08:24
Replies: 8
Views: 259
Posted By macafee2
In time I would expect the disc pad to wear to...

In time I would expect the disc pad to wear to fit the disc but this is not ideal but the pads could have been made uneven. Is the pad stuck at an angle?


macafee2
Forum: Was it you? 29th June 2022, 22:03
Replies: 5
Views: 316
Posted By macafee2
I don't think it is a popular colour by sales...

I don't think it is a popular colour by sales numbers as they do seem few and far between but with a sandstone and walnut interior, I think they look really good.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th June 2022, 20:33
Replies: 22
Views: 626
Posted By macafee2
Is Replay 3 a free download from Nextbase? I just...

Is Replay 3 a free download from Nextbase? I just looked at their web site but did not find it.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th June 2022, 18:53
Replies: 4
Views: 261
Posted By macafee2
Are the clips for the chrome trim around the...

Are the clips for the chrome trim around the screen?
https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-GRID002002

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 29th June 2022, 18:48
Replies: 14
Views: 346
Posted By macafee2
Sorry if I mis understood you. I hope you...

Sorry if I mis understood you. I hope you understand why I get a bit upset with your thoughts on the wealthy paying for the poor, I already have been.

We are not making enough money to pay tax, we...
Forum: Social Forum 29th June 2022, 18:25
Replies: 13
Views: 444
Posted By macafee2
Heinz not to supply Tesco with its products

It seems Tesco is suggesting the price rises for Heinz products is unjustifiable and so Heinz will not to supply Tesco with its products according to the news. I would have thought it would be...
Forum: Social Forum 29th June 2022, 16:21
Replies: 14
Views: 346
Posted By macafee2
MSS is that an attack on the "rich", you seem to...

MSS is that an attack on the "rich", you seem to make your comments as blanket statements, covering one and all. So I want you to explain why I should be heavily taxed on my rental property. Before...
Forum: Social Forum 29th June 2022, 13:37
Replies: 14
Views: 346
Posted By macafee2
Holiday Lets/homes

In some places a large proportion of houses are holiday lets.
Some people are complaining that this ruins community spirit as people are only there for a couple of weeks and locals are being forced...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th June 2022, 21:28
Replies: 6
Views: 309
Posted By macafee2
It can be a shock/pain if the tensioner? bolt...

It can be a shock/pain if the tensioner? bolt turns instead of releasing tension.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th June 2022, 18:39
Replies: 12
Views: 559
Posted By macafee2
if the grease does not come in the next couple of...

if the grease does not come in the next couple of days I will need to use something as I'm using the car at the weekend

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 27th June 2022, 13:47
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By macafee2
cold, wind, rain and dark, oh ya, looking forward...

cold, wind, rain and dark, oh ya, looking forward to it :)

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 27th June 2022, 13:25
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By macafee2
virgin, I had one of those once.:D macafee2

virgin, I had one of those once.:D

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 27th June 2022, 07:37
Replies: 310
Views: 12,917
Posted By macafee2
Our DD has gone down and we are building up...

Our DD has gone down and we are building up credit so when winter comes we should not get a huge bill.

Also have managed for the last two days to load up the car and trailer with wood, free, for...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th June 2022, 22:01
Replies: 12
Views: 559
Posted By macafee2
I have ordered Permatex 81150 Dielectric Grease. ...

I have ordered Permatex 81150 Dielectric Grease.

thank you for the advice

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th June 2022, 17:56
Replies: 12
Views: 559
Posted By macafee2
what spray for electrical contacts to prevent rust?

The pins on my rear offside light cluster were rusty.
I have cleaned them with vinegar and the rust has now gone.
As I seem not to have a spare offside cluster, what spray can I use on the pins, to...
Forum: Social Forum 25th June 2022, 21:27
Replies: 172
Views: 5,828
Posted By macafee2
I thought in 2014 the Scots voted to remain part...

I thought in 2014 the Scots voted to remain part of the UK. If the next vote was Brexit, that comes with staying as part of the UK. The majority won in both cases. Not only did Scotland leave the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th June 2022, 17:30
Replies: 15
Views: 782
Posted By macafee2
Perhaps the advantage of having an "old" car,...

Perhaps the advantage of having an "old" car, there are enthusiasts and forums around that want to help others.
Glad you have it going.

AA form now shows the problem as CTB, a clear code invented...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th June 2022, 16:18
Replies: 15
Views: 782
Posted By macafee2
Dave, are you going Home or on your way south? ...

Dave, are you going Home or on your way south?
If an electrical component has failed such as the in tank pump, I have a spare diesel as you know. I may be able to lend you parts to get you back on...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th June 2022, 22:56
Replies: 21
Views: 871
Posted By macafee2
Adrian Flux as my car is a remapped CDT, about...

Adrian Flux as my car is a remapped CDT, about £245 I think fully comp.
Also there are quit a few mods but the remap is the issue.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 24th June 2022, 15:31
Replies: 16
Views: 617
Posted By macafee2
Anyone thinking of getting a Bentayga as a tow...

Anyone thinking of getting a Bentayga as a tow car should read this
https://cardealermagazine.co.uk/publish/car-dealer-loses-court-appeal-over-buyers-claim-140k-bentley-couldnt-tow-caravan/266457
...
Forum: Social Forum 24th June 2022, 07:08
Replies: 16
Views: 617
Posted By macafee2
No macafee2

No

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th June 2022, 07:05
Replies: 1
Views: 237
Posted By macafee2
The cheapest way is to fit second had glass and...

The cheapest way is to fit second had glass and have a professional fit the front and rear screens.
With the door windows, fitting new glass looks good but I would worry they would scratch again. ...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd June 2022, 17:57
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By macafee2
Is it a vent for fumes/gas from the ground or...

Is it a vent for fumes/gas from the ground or sewer? Old Gas light?

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd June 2022, 17:35
Replies: 4
Views: 325
Posted By macafee2
Different people will give you a different story....

Different people will give you a different story. You are working in a confined space and with the fixing bolts, blind.
I found the confined space and working blind frustrating but it is not beyond...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd June 2022, 17:16
Replies: 2
Views: 244
Posted By macafee2
The towing electrics on a CDTI are a piece of...

The towing electrics on a CDTI are a piece of cake. As our cars are "old" there is no complicated electrics.

There is no order to checking

check the fuse and power take off point that is...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd June 2022, 17:01
Replies: 10
Views: 629
Posted By macafee2
How about something like this? ...

How about something like this?
https://www.houseoftents.co.uk/portable-garage/8008.html?gclid=CjwKCAjw-8qVBhANEiwAfjXLrpzAF12tZtYiTSmu9CYJYk0O8fFlMwhI021QbTFT6FojFUUdikxfHxoCZDoQAvD_BwE

I just...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd June 2022, 14:24
Replies: 190
Views: 10,910
Posted By macafee2
I wonder if the "rubbish" Fiesta got there...

I wonder if the "rubbish" Fiesta got there safely?
1-0 perhaps to the Fiesta

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 21st June 2022, 21:16
Replies: 13
Views: 302
Posted By macafee2
congratulations to parents. macafee2

congratulations to parents.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 21st June 2022, 20:35
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By macafee2
Longest day of the year

Here we are, the evening of the longest day of the year.
Where has the year gone?
The days will now get shorter and in a few months, colder and darker.
Major jobs still to do. Some jobs will not...
Forum: Items Wanted 21st June 2022, 19:33
Replies: 5
Views: 238
Posted By macafee2
ok fair point. FWIW I have used them without any...

ok fair point. FWIW I have used them without any problems be it coming loose or causing damage and they have been rock solid. I do place a piece of inner tube between the fitting that the door closes...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st June 2022, 10:53
Replies: 26
Views: 1,644
Posted By macafee2
Losing the lights to the rear off side light...

Losing the lights to the rear off side light cluster I have removed the plug from the cluster, removed the wires from the plug, taped a new wire from "each" wire of the cars harness to under "each"...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st June 2022, 10:49
Replies: 3
Views: 265
Posted By macafee2
I will have to wait until I get home for...

I will have to wait until I get home for measuring as we are in a green field 200 miles from home with the caravan.
Trying to fix the rear offside fog light I ended up losing the whole light cluster...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st June 2022, 10:45
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By macafee2
I had discounted the seals as the boot is dry. ...

I had discounted the seals as the boot is dry.
Perhaps as the seals had gone before, the cluster had gotten wet and the corrosion has been happening for 7 or so years.
I gave a near side cluster...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st June 2022, 10:41
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By macafee2
It seems I got the colour code right as a bodge...

It seems I got the colour code right as a bodge this morning has the lights working.

macafee2
Forum: Items Wanted 20th June 2022, 20:46
Replies: 5
Views: 238
Posted By macafee2
Why not use Thule roof bars? May be not as pretty...

Why not use Thule roof bars? May be not as pretty but they are wider
and perhaps better for securing things such as a ladder to.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th June 2022, 20:32
Replies: 3
Views: 265
Posted By macafee2
spade connectors, what size and where to buy?

what size are the spade connectors on the rear light clusters, do they have a special name and where can they be bought from?

thanks macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th June 2022, 18:51
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By macafee2
Offside rear light cluster colour code

Finding out the rear fog light had failed I unluged the plug on the light cluster. That was my first mistake. Rust, the pins were badly rusted and the plug stuck fast. I have tried to clean the pins...
Forum: Social Forum 20th June 2022, 10:10
Replies: 172
Views: 5,828
Posted By macafee2
I dont want rid of Scotland. As for the issues...

I dont want rid of Scotland.
As for the issues of Brexit, I suspect there will be the same rubbish spoken by those that want Scotland to remain and those that want independence, thus leaving the...
Forum: Social Forum 20th June 2022, 10:05
Replies: 131
Views: 4,824
Posted By macafee2
"local" Shell petrol station has had the same...

"local" Shell petrol station has had the same price for the two days I've driven past and it is 2p a litre cheaper the Esso which is on the same road.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th June 2022, 10:02
Replies: 20
Views: 1,026
Posted By macafee2
This is a brilliant thread thank you to those...

This is a brilliant thread thank you to those that have given the advice. I just hope I can remember the information in it.
Silver resistor is a two speed fan, 3 speed can be change for a 2 speed.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th June 2022, 09:49
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By macafee2
I think the Rover 25 is a damn good car and still...

I think the Rover 25 is a damn good car and still a lot about.

Good buy for a first car, do keep an eye on coolant level as these do can be trouble.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 19th June 2022, 20:47
Replies: 13
Views: 472
Posted By macafee2
There has been something similar on TV, Disasters...

There has been something similar on TV, Disasters at Sea.
I quite like that too

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 19th June 2022, 20:25
Replies: 13
Views: 472
Posted By macafee2
Dont know if it was a DC10 but yes, door...

Dont know if it was a DC10 but yes, door problems.

I have just Googled the crash, it was not a door problem.


macafee2
Forum: Was it you? 19th June 2022, 19:38
Replies: 5
Views: 316
Posted By macafee2
It was not me in case anyone was wondering ...

It was not me in case anyone was wondering

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 19th June 2022, 19:23
Replies: 13
Views: 472
Posted By macafee2
Was this a door problem where the closing handle...

Was this a door problem where the closing handle was forced and door fell off? Many lives lost to this fault as other planes also went down.
I too like Air Crash investigation. Staggering how many...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th June 2022, 19:11
Replies: 3
Views: 370
Posted By macafee2
I super glued my lugs back in place and ten...

I super glued my lugs back in place and ten reinforced the sides at the break with Araldite Rapid.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th June 2022, 09:33
Replies: 8
Views: 745
Posted By macafee2
the clips could be a tough call, they may not...

the clips could be a tough call, they may not break. Check with the fitter that if they do and you get replacements will they come back and finish the job at no extra cost?

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th June 2022, 09:29
Replies: 13
Views: 753
Posted By macafee2
the pop up rod pushes into a plastic insert that...

the pop up rod pushes into a plastic insert that is in the lock, i think only friction and how it is positioned keep it in place

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 14th June 2022, 14:05
Replies: 41
Views: 1,627
Posted By macafee2
That is a frigin long way in a day, it must be...

That is a frigin long way in a day, it must be love :)
Hope all goes well for you

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th June 2022, 14:00
Replies: 17
Views: 1,281
Posted By macafee2
Is Tim Hobbs ,who is not on the forum as far as I...

Is Tim Hobbs ,who is not on the forum as far as I know the person to go to for sill and jacking point issues?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 13th June 2022, 11:46
Replies: 5
Views: 250
Posted By macafee2
:) you silly s?d, I was believing you :) I...

:) you silly s?d, I was believing you :)

I did like it!

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 13th June 2022, 08:30
Replies: 46
Views: 1,443
Posted By macafee2
Kev, they are not the same in any shape or form. ...

Kev, they are not the same in any shape or form.
You need to look back at the thread, it is mentioned that,
I, apparently think rules or rights can be over ridden at the stroke of a pen. I have...
Forum: Social Forum 12th June 2022, 21:49
Replies: 16
Views: 353
Posted By macafee2
Dont I know it. My wife had a hard time. ...

Dont I know it. My wife had a hard time.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 12th June 2022, 19:29
Replies: 16
Views: 353
Posted By macafee2
I can understand providing in schools but a place...

I can understand providing in schools but a place of work, got me on that one.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th June 2022, 16:48
Replies: 3
Views: 269
Posted By macafee2
if you drive the car in summer and all is fine,...

if you drive the car in summer and all is fine, will it not still be fine in the winter?
Does it make any difference if the webasto water pump is not running, could that cause over heating?

have...
Forum: Social Forum 12th June 2022, 15:52
Replies: 16
Views: 353
Posted By macafee2
For a week a month it will be incapable of...

For a week a month it will be incapable of functioning properly.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th June 2022, 15:30
Replies: 28
Views: 1,576
Posted By macafee2
No? No? No?. Let me explain my...

No? No? No?.

Let me explain my understanding.

Macafee2 engineering starts up in business today.
Today it makes some Rover 75 upper arms.
It sells them to Xpart on Monday
Tuesday someone is...
Forum: Social Forum 12th June 2022, 12:54
Replies: 7
Views: 325
Posted By macafee2
I think 5 have now been killed, a farther and son...

I think 5 have now been killed, a farther and son racing a sidecar amongst the 5. One death in the family is tragic but 2!

I feel so sorry for the family and friends of those that have lost their...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th June 2022, 09:14
Replies: 3
Views: 323
Posted By macafee2
O/S? The anti roll bar is a one piece unit and...

O/S? The anti roll bar is a one piece unit and goes across the car.
If they mean the arms as in the large part on this web page...
Forum: Social Forum 12th June 2022, 06:26
Replies: 131
Views: 4,824
Posted By macafee2
Because we are dependent on fuel. macafee2

Because we are dependent on fuel.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th June 2022, 06:24
Replies: 1
Views: 294
Posted By macafee2
try putting a post in the wanted section. ...

try putting a post in the wanted section.


macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th June 2022, 21:57
Replies: 28
Views: 1,576
Posted By macafee2
As some may know I have an issue with Rimmers and...

As some may know I have an issue with Rimmers and genuine
https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-GRID001547
Item 1, genuine, really? If you are looking to buy I would check, double check and triple check...
Forum: Social Forum 11th June 2022, 20:16
Replies: 131
Views: 4,824
Posted By macafee2
Is anyone surprised? No doubt more filling...

Is anyone surprised? No doubt more filling stations will fit pumps where you have to insert your credit card before filling can begin to try and prevent this but that could have a negative effect of...
Forum: Social Forum 11th June 2022, 15:16
Replies: 131
Views: 4,824
Posted By macafee2
locally I am driving slower but on a "run" am...

locally I am driving slower but on a "run" am travelling at the speed limit on motorways.

I've just filled up less than half a tank to full as tomorrow it will probably cost more per litre
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th June 2022, 15:13
Replies: 26
Views: 1,644
Posted By macafee2
probably not my biggest bodge but I have just...

probably not my biggest bodge but I have just bypassed a micro switch to get our paper shredder working. It was not closing to make contact when the waste bucket was inserted and so the shredder...
Forum: Social Forum 11th June 2022, 10:49
Replies: 46
Views: 1,443
Posted By macafee2
Still avoiding the questions I put to you? It is...

Still avoiding the questions I put to you? It is not possible to discuss with you as you dont want to discuss but avoid so I'm giving up as I can not be bothered any more.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2022, 20:41
Replies: 4
Views: 221
Posted By macafee2
There is just something wrong with the mentality...

There is just something wrong with the mentality of some American citizens. I just cannot get my head around how the car insurance company can be liable and hope the car insurance company wins their...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th June 2022, 17:51
Replies: 13
Views: 891
Posted By macafee2
cant get the mot history up with registration...

cant get the mot history up with registration number

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2022, 17:47
Replies: 46
Views: 1,443
Posted By macafee2
I think we are talking at cross purposes ...

I think we are talking at cross purposes

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2022, 17:17
Replies: 46
Views: 1,443
Posted By macafee2
I think we are talking at cross purposes ...

I think we are talking at cross purposes

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th June 2022, 15:15
Replies: 8
Views: 303
Posted By macafee2
Without know that the problem is we cannot say...

Without know that the problem is we cannot say with certainty.
I would err on the side of caution and not drive it.

macafee2
Forum: Items Wanted 10th June 2022, 15:12
Replies: 8
Views: 254
Posted By macafee2
if you have the old steering wheel and it is the...

if you have the old steering wheel and it is the same colour you can with difficulty remove the plastic shrouds and swop them over.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2022, 14:25
Replies: 46
Views: 1,443
Posted By macafee2
Kev, the question was "Please provide evidence...

Kev,
the question was "Please provide evidence where I think rights can be eroded at the strike of a pen" not where other have eroded the rights at the stroke of a pen

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2022, 14:04
Replies: 46
Views: 1,443
Posted By macafee2
hooray for the constitution. Please provide...

hooray for the constitution. Please provide evidence where I think "rights can be eroded at the strike of a pen"

Mean while, while you and others point to the constitution and your rights, the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th June 2022, 13:44
Replies: 0
Views: 255
Posted By macafee2
How to change key fob battery

I looked in the How To for changing the battery in the key fob but did not find anything.
For those wanting to know how it is done, here is a link to a YouTube video....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th June 2022, 11:43
Replies: 8
Views: 303
Posted By macafee2
check tyre pressure and sizes turn steering...

check tyre pressure and sizes

turn steering wheel from side to side, is there any play?

jack up car and shake the wheels, is there any play?

Take the wheels off. secure a marker pen...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th June 2022, 11:39
Replies: 16
Views: 770
Posted By macafee2
but why a big triangle and a little triangle? ...

but why a big triangle and a little triangle?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2022, 09:07
Replies: 46
Views: 1,443
Posted By macafee2
Digressing again:D So what about me messes kids...

Digressing again:D
So what about me messes kids up and makes me a bad role model? What makes you think my head is in the sand?


macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2022, 08:14
Replies: 43
Views: 2,839
Posted By macafee2
congratulations Ravinder I hope you both live a...

congratulations Ravinder I hope you both live a long and happy marriage.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2022, 08:11
Replies: 46
Views: 1,443
Posted By macafee2
Do you digress to avoid what was put to you? No...

Do you digress to avoid what was put to you?
No we do not remove cars from people and I will not discuss any other item used to kill.

stay on topic.


macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th June 2022, 08:04
Replies: 2
Views: 294
Posted By macafee2
Could you have put a nut on the longer bolts and...

Could you have put a nut on the longer bolts and then cut off the excess? Removing the nut will help form the end of the thread again.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th June 2022, 08:01
Replies: 16
Views: 770
Posted By macafee2
If I have ever seen a sign where the triangles...

If I have ever seen a sign where the triangles are different sizes, it has never registered to me that that sign differs from any other sign with triangles.

I will try to keep an eye out.
...
Forum: Social Forum 9th June 2022, 21:36
Replies: 46
Views: 1,443
Posted By macafee2
What? macafee2

What?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 9th June 2022, 17:49
Replies: 46
Views: 1,443
Posted By macafee2
From quick search, some 60 + police officers...

From quick search, some 60 + police officers were killed in the USA last year, they were probably armed. Mutually Assured Destruction is not certain. Many more police officers were shot at.
You...
Forum: Social Forum 9th June 2022, 08:47
Replies: 73
Views: 2,132
Posted By macafee2
Are you overthinking what it is? I look on it as...

Are you overthinking what it is? I look on it as a representation, a badge may be even a caricature but that is a bit of a stretch and not a true replica of the Union Jack/Flag

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 8th June 2022, 22:56
Replies: 46
Views: 1,443
Posted By macafee2
Why do you want to posses an armoury? If...

Why do you want to posses an armoury?

If guns were legal in this country there would be a lot more murders by gun and probably more general crime.

You say people kill people, how do you stop...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th June 2022, 19:33
Replies: 106
Views: 33,496
Posted By macafee2
There is a How To in the How to section on how to...

There is a How To in the How to section on how to get the plug apart so pin 1 can be accessed permanently.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 8th June 2022, 18:53
Replies: 131
Views: 4,824
Posted By macafee2
I wonder if we the public were to boycott a major...

I wonder if we the public were to boycott a major chain of filling stations if they would lower their prices?

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th June 2022, 12:10
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By macafee2
hope it goes well but we need pictures :) ...

hope it goes well but we need pictures :)

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 8th June 2022, 08:10
Replies: 131
Views: 4,824
Posted By macafee2
Now thats a thought, quite a good one really but...

Now thats a thought, quite a good one really but the flowers would suffer and the wife would not be happy. They keep the grass in the field neat and tidy. Not sure I want lots of "dark pebbles" in...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th June 2022, 08:06
Replies: 5
Views: 511
Posted By macafee2
Good way to introduce yourself with a...

Good way to introduce yourself with a fix/solution.
Welcome to the forum.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 7th June 2022, 21:58
Replies: 131
Views: 4,824
Posted By macafee2
It takes me about 4 hours to mow my lawn with my...

It takes me about 4 hours to mow my lawn with my petrol mower. You would need a good battery or a long power lead to do my garden :)

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 7th June 2022, 21:19
Replies: 131
Views: 4,824
Posted By macafee2
New ride on John Deere mowers are in short...

New ride on John Deere mowers are in short supply, dealers having no problems selling them.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 7th June 2022, 20:38
Replies: 131
Views: 4,824
Posted By macafee2
New ride on John Deere mowers are in short...

New ride on John Deere mowers are in short supply, dealers having no problems selling them.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th June 2022, 20:30
Replies: 11
Views: 1,322
Posted By macafee2
have you opened a non payment dispute via ebay? ...

have you opened a non payment dispute via ebay?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 7th June 2022, 18:33
Replies: 6
Views: 192
Posted By macafee2
We went through this last year. Driving a 400...

We went through this last year. Driving a 400 mile round trip to look at a house. Google maps is indeed very helpful as is an atlas. We looked at about 3,000 houses vi the internet. 1 we went after...
Forum: Social Forum 7th June 2022, 11:23
Replies: 131
Views: 4,824
Posted By macafee2
fuel oil for central heating is 4 or five times...

fuel oil for central heating is 4 or five times what is was a couple of years ago.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th June 2022, 11:21
Replies: 3
Views: 302
Posted By macafee2
A couple of mph :):D I have found the digital...

A couple of mph :):D
I have found the digital speedo to me more accurate then the dash speedo but not as accurate as the dash cam.

Sorry, I know that is not the answer

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 7th June 2022, 06:22
Replies: 131
Views: 4,824
Posted By macafee2
Sunak has given me nothing, he may have taken a...

Sunak has given me nothing, he may have taken a bit less by not taking stamp duty or as much. Do I have to pay for what I did not have? I would not be surprised if after Ukraine we do not see fuel...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th June 2022, 05:51
Replies: 4
Views: 353
Posted By macafee2
My cars are both diesels and as I said, I've had...

My cars are both diesels and as I said, I've had a fight to change my filters. I have always done it the way of your link and found it hard work.
I know the video is long winded but it looked...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2022, 21:56
Replies: 0
Views: 242
Posted By macafee2
Thanks to Mike2000

big thank you to Mike for the set of wheels. Good to meet you Saturday
Donation to air ambulance sorted.

thank again

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 6th June 2022, 21:53
Replies: 3
Views: 189
Posted By macafee2
For the true and honest, friend or foe, lest we...

For the true and honest, friend or foe, lest we forget.
Since then we have had so many wars, not on the same scale but many deaths, many horrors, many heart breaks. So many at home never knew what...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2022, 21:26
Replies: 4
Views: 353
Posted By macafee2
Pollen filter change Haynes Manual

From another members thread I have found there are a few Rover 75 Haynes Manual videos on YouTube.
Just watched one on changing the pollen filter, I've always had a fight to do this. Perhaps I...
Forum: Social Forum 6th June 2022, 17:34
Replies: 2
Views: 130
Posted By macafee2
Thanks, I rang the British Insurance Brokers...

Thanks, I rang the British Insurance Brokers Association (BIBA) and asked and they have put me in touch with Adrian Flux.
Have spoken to Adrian flux and they are looking for me but I was hoping...
Forum: Social Forum 6th June 2022, 15:44
Replies: 2
Views: 130
Posted By macafee2
insurance for more then 5K in outbuildings

Wife is spending lot of time looking for an insurance company to cover in excess of £5,000 in out buildings. Have any of you got insurance for more then £5,000 in an out building or buildings, if you...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th June 2022, 15:28
Replies: 8
Views: 616
Posted By macafee2
Going back to the op. Get some 2x2x4ft? roughly...

Going back to the op. Get some 2x2x4ft? roughly 1ft or 2 from the end tie it to the underside of the arm. Put the end under but touching anti roll bar, sub frame, something solid that will not move....
Forum: The Freebies Bazaar 6th June 2022, 15:18
Replies: 0
Views: 223
Posted By macafee2
15 inch Y spoke

15 inch Y spoke
Wheel is not perfect and one plastic Y is missing. Tyre crcked tread and near legal limit.
Perhaps do as a spare.
Free but I ask you make a donation to Sands charity.

Collect...
Forum: Social Forum 5th June 2022, 13:42
Replies: 73
Views: 2,132
Posted By macafee2
I think you are assuming people know it is wrong....

I think you are assuming people know it is wrong.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 5th June 2022, 08:42
Replies: 131
Views: 4,824
Posted By macafee2
Anyone having thoughts of going electric due to...

Anyone having thoughts of going electric due to fuel prices?
My driving has changed, I drive slower, probably accelerate slower and without doubt try to combine journeys. I have been surprised how...
Forum: Social Forum 4th June 2022, 19:48
Replies: 131
Views: 4,824
Posted By macafee2
The cost of a gallon of petrol

This is grim reading

Diesel £1.81 a litre (depending on where you buy)
4.5 litres to a gallon.

1.81 x 4.5 = £8.15 a gallon.:eek:

macafee2
Forum: Was it you? 4th June 2022, 17:41
Replies: 5
Views: 389
Posted By macafee2
I thought it was but I did not see a ZTT badge....

I thought it was but I did not see a ZTT badge. More likely the car on the left then the right in the top post

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 4th June 2022, 14:49
Replies: 26
Views: 770
Posted By macafee2
How are we going to know if we are right with our...

How are we going to know if we are right with our guess?:D

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th June 2022, 14:46
Replies: 11
Views: 628
Posted By macafee2
with or without cruise control as the part...

with or without cruise control as the part numbers differ I think.

If there is a part number shown, do a search on that part number, see what results you get back

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 4th June 2022, 12:38
Replies: 26
Views: 770
Posted By macafee2
Does it matter if people are in stealth mode? ...

Does it matter if people are in stealth mode?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2022, 21:17
Replies: 26
Views: 770
Posted By macafee2
could they be non members? macafee2

could they be non members?

macafee2
Forum: Was it you? 3rd June 2022, 18:11
Replies: 5
Views: 389
Posted By macafee2
Not not me, my Tourer is black and not very...

Not not me, my Tourer is black and not very pretty and my saloon is Cimarron green.

I wonder if this is the same tourer I saw in B&Q.
I'd given my last club banner away only a few days earlier....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd June 2022, 15:09
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By macafee2
any update from the OP does he still need some...

any update from the OP does he still need some seat bolts?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2022, 12:29
Replies: 73
Views: 2,132
Posted By macafee2
:D cynic :D macafee2

:D
cynic
:D

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 2nd June 2022, 19:44
Replies: 18
Views: 610
Posted By macafee2
I too am bewildered why anyone wants to go round...

I too am bewildered why anyone wants to go round telling others of the preference or what the purpose is of telling others.

macafee2
Forum: The Pony Express 2nd June 2022, 17:53
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By macafee2
Ben, what are the bits, how big and heavy? I...

Ben,
what are the bits, how big and heavy? I can do Gainsborough/Lincoln to A34 on June 15th. I would need to have the bits before the 15th. Due to me driving against the clock you would need to be...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd June 2022, 13:52
Replies: 310
Views: 12,917
Posted By macafee2
Helping, I question the price you are paying per...

Helping, I question the price you are paying per unit, is it too high? If it is too high, whose fault is that? Someone set a price per unit that could be charged.

macafee2
Forum: Was it you? 2nd June 2022, 10:58
Replies: 1
Views: 200
Posted By macafee2
Silver Face lift Tourer B&Q Gainsborough

2nd June Silver Face lift Tourer in the car park of B&Q in Gainsborough was it lots of plants in the rear?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 2nd June 2022, 10:50
Replies: 73
Views: 2,132
Posted By macafee2
possibly have been put up by people in distress ...

possibly have been put up by people in distress

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 2nd June 2022, 09:22
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By macafee2
Issue is now resolved, thank you guys for the...

Issue is now resolved, thank you guys for the help, I really appreciate it.

Now I know there should be a spare wheel in the handles I am looking at ebay.

thanks again

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 2nd June 2022, 09:15
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By macafee2
Simon, how strange. I have just tried again and...

Simon,
how strange. I have just tried again and the list of counties they post to is now quite long.

mmmmm no idea what happened, thank you.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 2nd June 2022, 08:15
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By macafee2
I want to fix this cutter. I have another cutter...

I want to fix this cutter. I have another cutter the same style but it is different, will still do the same job.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 2nd June 2022, 08:14
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By macafee2
I have just cheeked my cutter, Atlan, are a...

I have just cheeked my cutter, Atlan, are a genius, no i did not read that. There is indeed a new cutting wheel in the handle. I have owned my cutter for 20 years or more and never knew...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st June 2022, 21:36
Replies: 14
Views: 909
Posted By macafee2
where do you put the additional polystyrene? ...

where do you put the additional polystyrene?
The existing is sort of number plate height, wont adding more there sort of push the front of the bumper away from the car? Are we trying to move the top...
Forum: Social Forum 1st June 2022, 20:50
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By macafee2
The second link was to show the exact item I...

The second link was to show the exact item I want, it is from a different company that cannot supply the item.

The first link is from a company that has the item but the picture is wrong
...
Forum: Social Forum 1st June 2022, 20:49
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By macafee2
When I went to pay and fill in the address it...

When I went to pay and fill in the address it would not allow me to change country to England. I emailed the company and they have told me they will only post to the Republic or Northern Ireland.
...
Forum: Social Forum 1st June 2022, 16:57
Replies: 16
Views: 644
Posted By macafee2
My comment was directed at the acting role, not...

My comment was directed at the acting role, not the person, sorry if that was not clear.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 1st June 2022, 16:34
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By macafee2
Members living in Republic of Ireland or Northern Ireland

I may need some help from a member living in the Republic of Ireland or Northern Ireland.
I have broken the wheel on my pipe cutter. Spare wheels are showing as no longer available.
This company...
Forum: Social Forum 1st June 2022, 16:23
Replies: 73
Views: 2,132
Posted By macafee2
As we have only been in our house less then a...

As we have only been in our house less then a year, we see the celebration/street party as a way of meeting the other villagers and so our thoughts on the Royal Family.
There is a band playing in...
Forum: Social Forum 1st June 2022, 16:11
Replies: 16
Views: 644
Posted By macafee2
Telling a dyslexic person to use the correct...

Telling a dyslexic person to use the correct spelling is somewhat pointless. If you knew what was meant, stick to topic, if you do not know what was meant, then ask. :mad:



macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 1st June 2022, 08:04
Replies: 16
Views: 644
Posted By macafee2
perhaps you are right, the look of him and the...

perhaps you are right, the look of him and the way he speaks just makes me question his motives.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 1st June 2022, 08:03
Replies: 16
Views: 644
Posted By macafee2
The first time I watched one of his videos I...

The first time I watched one of his videos I thought raciest, the second one I watched I then Googled the information.
It was about the murders of women in London this year.
The video was pointing...
Forum: Social Forum 31st May 2022, 21:52
Replies: 16
Views: 644
Posted By macafee2
Raciest or just the truth?

On YouTube there is a chap that reminds me of Alf Garnett.
He has a channel called History Debunked.
I cannot decide if he is raciest or just pointing out the other side of the coin.

Have a...
Forum: Social Forum 31st May 2022, 16:16
Replies: 5
Views: 199
Posted By macafee2
Are Fiats now cheap? macafee2

Are Fiats now cheap?

macafee2
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