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Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th October 2021, 13:04
Replies: 8
Views: 228
Posted By stocktake
Do the doors unlock and lock using the centre...

Do the doors unlock and lock using the centre console button?
If not can you hear them trying to unlock?
If so then the locks have failed, not an uncommon problem. Locks need to be changed.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th October 2021, 09:01
Replies: 10
Views: 439
Posted By stocktake
It's a diesel and the Mileage is 105000 :)

It's a diesel and the Mileage is 105000 :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th October 2021, 16:58
Replies: 10
Views: 375
Posted By stocktake
Depends on the Vis motors :D :D

Depends on the Vis motors :D :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th October 2021, 11:55
Replies: 10
Views: 439
Posted By stocktake
A lot of time has passed since you last owned a...

A lot of time has passed since you last owned a MG/75 and in that time there are a few things people have learnt to look out for.
On the whole we feel the marque is a very well kept secret and is...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd October 2021, 20:00
Replies: 26
Views: 877
Posted By stocktake
As a slight aside, I and my team were brought in...

As a slight aside, I and my team were brought in ( Too Late ) to quality check most of the insulation works carried out under the Government insulation scheme. ( Originally named Warmfront)...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd October 2021, 17:58
Replies: 7
Views: 353
Posted By stocktake
Hospital pass :D :laughing2:

Hospital pass :D :laughing2:
Forum: Social Forum 21st October 2021, 14:05
Replies: 10
Views: 364
Posted By stocktake
Afraid I won't be panic buying, cupboards are...

Afraid I won't be panic buying, cupboards are full of toilet rolls....:getmecoat:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st October 2021, 12:57
Replies: 20
Views: 818
Posted By stocktake
Always good to know people like that are still...

Always good to know people like that are still about. In this instance it is the A/C rad/condenser and it leaks :(
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st October 2021, 12:49
Replies: 13
Views: 549
Posted By stocktake
When Rover sold the car to the first buyer they...

When Rover sold the car to the first buyer they would usually include a blade only key for emergencies. This would allow you to get into the car if you locked them inside or lost them. It would also...
Forum: Social Forum 21st October 2021, 08:49
Replies: 9
Views: 212
Posted By stocktake
Have a great day Steve, hope you get pampered. ...

Have a great day Steve, hope you get pampered.
Remember if you need any tips on romance, Ross is your man :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th October 2021, 15:07
Replies: 33
Views: 1,215
Posted By stocktake
Wow!! have they eliminated the starter solenoid...

Wow!! have they eliminated the starter solenoid as a possible culprit?
Forum: Social Forum 18th October 2021, 21:30
Replies: 8
Bri
Views: 255
Posted By stocktake
Happy Birthday from us two :) ...

Happy Birthday from us two :)
:birthday::birthday:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th October 2021, 12:17
Replies: 6
Views: 279
Posted By stocktake
Yeah, Halfrauds.....

Yeah, Halfrauds.....
Forum: Items Wanted 17th October 2021, 19:06
Replies: 2
Views: 172
Posted By stocktake
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/123904789599?epid=97802...

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/123904789599?epid=97802209&hash=item1cd94d0c5f%3Ag%3AwJwAAOSwRl9dekrl&LH_ItemCondition=4
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th October 2021, 10:36
Replies: 29
Views: 981
Posted By stocktake
As mentioned, oil coolers are a known failure...

As mentioned, oil coolers are a known failure point and if that has been bypassed and now out of the equation I would look to see what you have done recently.
To me the red flag in this would be...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 16th October 2021, 19:56
Replies: 36
Views: 2,117
Posted By stocktake
What happened?

What happened?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th October 2021, 20:12
Replies: 5
Views: 309
Posted By stocktake
pretty certain it does, i've had so many...

pretty certain it does, i've had so many configurations in the past and i'm certain one was 1.8t middle to 190 back box
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th October 2021, 17:32
Replies: 12
Views: 1,561
Posted By stocktake
I bet even though your brakes failed there were...

I bet even though your brakes failed there were still skid marks :getmecoat:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th October 2021, 17:26
Replies: 5
Views: 309
Posted By stocktake
My understanding is that the Rover 75 V6 is 57mm...

My understanding is that the Rover 75 V6 is 57mm after the boxes (mine certainly was) and the ZT 190 is 60mm along with the 1.8 T.
The 190 and the standard V6 fit onto the cat the same as they are...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th October 2021, 08:36
Replies: 24
Views: 879
Posted By stocktake
It really is 20 seconds to cut the top nut off....

It really is 20 seconds to cut the top nut off. The thing to do is to cut the drop link just BELOW the fixing bracket in line with the flats. The droplink falls away and you just pull the nut and...
Forum: Social Forum 14th October 2021, 19:30
Replies: 4
Views: 282
Posted By stocktake
Even the best open flue gas fire will only...

Even the best open flue gas fire will only achieve around 85% efficiency, some open flame living flame fires "boast" 50% efficiency. with many a lot less. when you get to the basket type then you...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th October 2021, 19:35
Replies: 11
Views: 600
Posted By stocktake
just a quick read through SCHEDULE 2 PART I ...

just a quick read through
SCHEDULE 2
PART I
Requirements relating to obligatory front position lamps and to optional front position lamps to the extent specified in part ii

Vertical–
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th October 2021, 19:53
Replies: 24
Views: 1,393
Posted By stocktake
yup, the clips fit in the groove, just push them...

yup, the clips fit in the groove, just push them as far apart as you can.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th October 2021, 14:20
Replies: 24
Views: 1,393
Posted By stocktake
Clips fit at either end of the straight pipe,...

Clips fit at either end of the straight pipe, pushed as far apart as possible
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/16236162e83b2bf35.jpg
Forum: Social Forum 8th October 2021, 18:21
Replies: 39
Views: 942
Posted By stocktake
Hi Chris, confession time. I thought exactly the...

Hi Chris, confession time. I thought exactly the same as you. Then I checked the on line pdf of the highway code. My previous post is a cut and paste from the pdf. So, we both learnt something :D
Forum: Social Forum 8th October 2021, 11:02
Replies: 12
Views: 377
Posted By stocktake
Thought you were my mate ....:getmecoat:

Thought you were my mate ....:getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 8th October 2021, 11:00
Replies: 10
Views: 283
Posted By stocktake
Have a great day Will. Remember to keep the ST...

Have a great day Will. Remember to keep the ST shiny side up :)
Forum: Social Forum 8th October 2021, 10:37
Replies: 12
Views: 377
Posted By stocktake
Oh for gods sake give it a rest chaps, I'm...

Oh for gods sake give it a rest chaps, I'm already vacuuming, ironing and provided breakfast in bed ( don't ask :D )

Happy birthday to my missus my soulmate, married coming up to 33 yr now...
Forum: Social Forum 7th October 2021, 15:19
Replies: 39
Views: 942
Posted By stocktake
Many of the rules in The Highway Code are legal...

Many of the rules in The Highway Code are legal requirements, and if you disobey these rules you are committing a criminal offence. You may be fined, given penalty points on your licence or be...
Forum: Social Forum 7th October 2021, 12:03
Replies: 39
Views: 942
Posted By stocktake
And the ambiguous word is "should" I haven...

And the ambiguous word is "should" I haven written many a procedure to ensure people conform with legislation within my industry, that word is a cop out and weakens an order no end. The word to use...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th October 2021, 10:31
Replies: 21
Views: 970
Posted By stocktake
I have in the past seen the single red wire to...

I have in the past seen the single red wire to the compressor break. Any way you can get 12v to the wire to see if the clutch engages?
Forum: Social Forum 5th October 2021, 11:10
Replies: 65
Views: 2,423
Posted By stocktake
Disappointingly I was the only one in the post...

Disappointingly I was the only one in the post office wearing a mask yesterday despite it being quite crowded. Looking around I would also estimate that mask wearing in the supermarkets is down to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th October 2021, 11:05
Replies: 10
Views: 704
Posted By stocktake
Steve (Arctic) can supply these at Nano Meets ...

Steve (Arctic) can supply these at Nano Meets

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=2900504&postcount=20
Forum: Humour Corner 5th October 2021, 11:00
Replies: 0
Views: 206
Posted By stocktake
Bluejon, is now administering Covid Jabs

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/16235cd1977fb976c.jpg
Available at a meet near you :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th October 2021, 15:59
Replies: 21
Views: 812
Posted By stocktake
https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksi...

https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=p2334524.m570.l1313&_nkw=rover+75+headlight+washer+pump&_sacat=0&LH_TitleDesc=0&rt=nc&_odkw=bmw+headlight+washer+pump&_osacat=0
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th October 2021, 11:33
Replies: 21
Views: 812
Posted By stocktake
Yes there are two pumps :)

Yes there are two pumps :)
Forum: Social Forum 4th October 2021, 11:18
Replies: 28
Views: 803
Posted By stocktake
What a great way to start the week off with a...

What a great way to start the week off with a post from Rich.:bowdown: Take it easy man.
Belated Birthday wishes from us in Yorkshire.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th October 2021, 11:16
Replies: 21
Views: 812
Posted By stocktake
if there is no sound then it is usually the 2nd...

if there is no sound then it is usually the 2nd pump that has failed, this can actually be accessed if you pull back the wheel liner on the drivers side ( unless your washer tank is the same as the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th October 2021, 10:39
Replies: 21
Views: 812
Posted By stocktake
Thought headlamp washers were no longer tested on...

Thought headlamp washers were no longer tested on out cars as they are age exempt?
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 3rd October 2021, 21:05
Replies: 45
Views: 3,100
Posted By stocktake
Shame, would have been nice to catch up Ben :) ...

Shame, would have been nice to catch up Ben :)
Filled the tank with E10 today to attend the nano meet, total of 248 miles and an average of 35.5 mpg on the kv6 Auto.
As said quiet but good to see...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st October 2021, 16:38
Replies: 14
Views: 966
Posted By stocktake
Remove it yourself breakers, York area

Never knew this existed :drool4:

https://www.u-pull-it.co.uk/car-breakers-york
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st October 2021, 14:12
Replies: 12
Views: 720
Posted By stocktake
If you have had the car 9 yr and the belts have...

If you have had the car 9 yr and the belts have not been done then it is possible one of the timing belts have failed. (there are 3) the main belt on the KV6 is not easily visible without removing...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th September 2021, 21:07
Replies: 4
Views: 320
Posted By stocktake
Norfolk, Trikey :D

Norfolk, Trikey :D
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 30th September 2021, 16:10
Replies: 45
Views: 3,100
Posted By stocktake
I've never done this but from what I have read on...

I've never done this but from what I have read on the subject further down the loom at the back of the ash tray is anther connector that is BMW type this is where you plug an adaptor into that is...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th September 2021, 12:20
Replies: 13
Views: 738
Posted By stocktake
Nope, not at all. around 350 to £450 from what I...

Nope, not at all. around 350 to £450 from what I read :)
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 29th September 2021, 15:16
Replies: 45
Views: 3,100
Posted By stocktake
http://www.midlandsnanomeets.co.uk/forum/viewtopic...

http://www.midlandsnanomeets.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=190&t=638&start=10
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 28th September 2021, 19:33
Replies: 45
Views: 3,100
Posted By stocktake
Wellies and poncho's?

Wellies and poncho's?
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 28th September 2021, 19:32
Replies: 45
Views: 3,100
Posted By stocktake
That's a hell of a name Mr Alex M Fair-Warning ...

That's a hell of a name Mr Alex M Fair-Warning
:D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th September 2021, 18:55
Replies: 11
Views: 597
Posted By stocktake
Hi Christopher, I have 2 diesel backboxes with...

Hi Christopher, I have 2 diesel backboxes with the straps, they are free to a good home but you would have to arrange collection. I am in Leeds but should be in Wolverhampton on Sunday. I think the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th September 2021, 18:49
Replies: 11
Views: 597
Posted By stocktake
Here is the photo in your gallery ;) ...

Here is the photo in your gallery ;)

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/417186153504811504.jpg
Forum: Technology Forum 28th September 2021, 13:27
Replies: 1
Views: 295
Posted By stocktake
Found this on one of the sky forums. Sky...

Found this on one of the sky forums.


Sky Community forum.

This message was authored by cookiemonsteruk Apr 2021 10:30 PM
@AngelaA122

Some mobile devices only connect to the 2.4ghz wifi...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th September 2021, 20:20
Replies: 35
Views: 1,693
Posted By stocktake
I have one of these and indeed it is a good piece...

I have one of these and indeed it is a good piece of kit (if I can ever get it back from my younger brother who uses it regularly on customers cars)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th September 2021, 20:16
Replies: 24
Views: 1,393
Posted By stocktake
Remove the top engine cover and shine a torch...

Remove the top engine cover and shine a torch into the V of the engine. that is where the usual culprit of thermostat or thermostat O rings live. if this is dry then from the position you describe...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th September 2021, 09:55
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By stocktake
Hi David, just wishing you well on your travels,...

Hi David, just wishing you well on your travels, pleasure to share a cuppa, stores and memories with you. Take care,
D...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th September 2021, 09:58
Replies: 35
Views: 1,693
Posted By stocktake
https://uk.banggood.com/UNI-T-UT210E-Auto-Range-Tr...

https://uk.banggood.com/UNI-T-UT210E-Auto-Range-True-Rms-Clamp-Multimeter-p-1027721.html?gmcCountry=GB&currency=GBP&cur_warehouse=CN&createTmp=1&utm_source=bing_pa&utm_medium=cpc_bgcs&utm_content=sand...
Forum: Social Forum 25th September 2021, 18:13
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By stocktake
Wait for the summons for driving with only one...

Wait for the summons for driving with only one hand on the wheel :D
Forum: Social Forum 23rd September 2021, 19:26
Replies: 20
Views: 1,182
Posted By stocktake
What smacks me in the face as a red flag is the...

What smacks me in the face as a red flag is the statement "they all do that" it's a blatant cop out. They don't all do that, it is faulty and they either don't know of the issue or couldn't care...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd September 2021, 11:21
Replies: 20
Views: 1,182
Posted By stocktake
This would be the correct thing to check then? ...

This would be the correct thing to check then?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FCwiYNeTv_E
Forum: Photography Corner 20th September 2021, 08:24
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By stocktake
What a coincidence, Had a day at the coast a few...

What a coincidence, Had a day at the coast a few weeks ago, Followed the coast road Whitby down to Brid and had a walk down to Boggle hole where the missus used to stay at the hostel many years ago...
Forum: Social Forum 20th September 2021, 08:19
Replies: 16
Views: 542
Posted By stocktake
Many happy returns from Marina and I John, hope...

Many happy returns from Marina and I John, hope you have a great day.
:birthday::birthday::birthday:
Forum: Photography Corner 19th September 2021, 13:04
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By stocktake
Very pretty place but when you have had a pint in...

Very pretty place but when you have had a pint in the pub on the sea shore at the bottom of the hill, it's a flipping big ask to walk back up it to the car park ;) :D
Forum: Social Forum 17th September 2021, 21:38
Replies: 14
Views: 936
Posted By stocktake
We pay for prime so was looking forward to this...

We pay for prime so was looking forward to this only to find it's an extra subscription to Discovery as well to watch it :(
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th September 2021, 21:35
Replies: 21
Views: 1,230
Posted By stocktake
Sorry, missed this :o Had a few where the torx...

Sorry, missed this :o
Had a few where the torx will not move, when everything is undone you can pull upwards on the front panel and the brackets the torx bolts hold on will pull up and over the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th September 2021, 20:33
Replies: 21
Views: 1,230
Posted By stocktake
The first time it is without doubt daunting,...

The first time it is without doubt daunting, there are a few of us on here that have done quite a few now and you still worry if the two torx on the front panel will come off ( there is a work around...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th September 2021, 20:21
Replies: 4
Views: 346
Posted By stocktake
Almost certain the tourer is the same part as the...

Almost certain the tourer is the same part as the saloon.

Trim part No: DQQ000020MMM
Nuts: DYH000250
Screws: DYP000380
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th September 2021, 07:12
Replies: 19
Views: 1,215
Posted By stocktake
The smell of my youth was without doubt Castrol R...

The smell of my youth was without doubt Castrol R at Cadwell and Snetterton
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th September 2021, 13:34
Replies: 23
Views: 1,789
Posted By stocktake
It is my understanding that the symptoms you now...

It is my understanding that the symptoms you now describe indicate a fault with the reverse piston.
Forum: Social Forum 13th September 2021, 06:47
Replies: 10
Views: 381
Posted By stocktake
Happy Birthday Jon, hope you have a great day...

Happy Birthday Jon, hope you have a great day young un :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th September 2021, 12:15
Replies: 54
Views: 38,282
Posted By stocktake
https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=...

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=1500352&postcount=3
Forum: The 75 & ZT Gallery 9th September 2021, 21:22
Replies: 4
Views: 484
Posted By stocktake
No contest on looks I'm afraid from me....

No contest on looks I'm afraid from me. :getmecoat:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th September 2021, 16:09
Replies: 8
Views: 666
Posted By stocktake
Changed my hydromount couple of years ago, as...

Changed my hydromount couple of years ago, as suspected it was stuck solid. smacked 7 bells out of it and eventually got it to move and refit the replacement. Wasn't until talking to Trikey later at...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th September 2021, 20:42
Replies: 5
Views: 535
Posted By stocktake
Actuator 1 = Balance Vis ( the one on the side :)...

Actuator 1 = Balance Vis ( the one on the side :) )
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th September 2021, 20:40
Replies: 13
Views: 682
Posted By stocktake
When this happens the sound/feeling you describe...

When this happens the sound/feeling you describe it is the ABS system operating, this is almost always a sign of a failing bearing of sometimes ABS sensor. ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th September 2021, 19:04
Replies: 13
Views: 682
Posted By stocktake
Right question from my learned friend :)

Right question from my learned friend :)
Forum: The Pony Express 6th September 2021, 20:22
Replies: 1
Views: 319
Posted By stocktake
If somebody can get it to anywhere around...

If somebody can get it to anywhere around Leeds/Sheffield then I don't mind a ride up to you Bob.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th September 2021, 10:35
Replies: 18
Views: 1,335
Posted By stocktake
Is that per side or per pair? Worksop isn't a...

Is that per side or per pair?
Worksop isn't a million miles away could I have contact details please
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd September 2021, 21:39
Replies: 18
Views: 1,335
Posted By stocktake
Good luck contacting Tom, ive sent 3 mails in the...

Good luck contacting Tom, ive sent 3 mails in the last 2 weeks ( this is after he couldnt fit me in last year.) and not had a reply :(
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd September 2021, 20:39
Replies: 5
Views: 435
Posted By stocktake
I seem to remember if you can manage to pull the...

I seem to remember if you can manage to pull the door seal off on the inside with the door closed, then you can manage to get in to de activate the child lock ;). (cannot remember if I had to do this...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th August 2021, 21:21
Replies: 6
Views: 495
Posted By stocktake
Probably the most important posts on this forum...

Probably the most important posts on this forum are the posts when people take the time to come back and let everyone know the problem is solved and what it was. Thankyou.:bowdown:
Forum: Social Forum 28th August 2021, 21:17
Replies: 16
Views: 412
Posted By stocktake
Congrats from us. We've been happily married...

Congrats from us.
We've been happily married for about 7yr, out of the 32 in total :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th August 2021, 20:56
Replies: 4
Views: 334
Posted By stocktake
Afraid i'm missing this one, going to Whitby War...

Afraid i'm missing this one, going to Whitby War Weekend.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th August 2021, 10:37
Replies: 10
Views: 579
Posted By stocktake
There is an issue I have had in the past where...

There is an issue I have had in the past where the traction control goes through a self test procedure which fully closes the butterfly on the inlet tract throttle assembly and then releases to re...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th August 2021, 18:35
Replies: 6
Views: 354
Posted By stocktake
Check the route of the cable from the sensor,...

Check the route of the cable from the sensor, known to rub on the tyre when on full lock and rub through ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th August 2021, 13:51
Replies: 4
Views: 268
Posted By stocktake
That shouldn't be there, all holes under the...

That shouldn't be there, all holes under the covers should be threaded the same
Forum: Social Forum 20th August 2021, 07:34
Replies: 3
Views: 319
Posted By stocktake
Dr Mr Darcydog, Thankyou for your very...

Dr Mr Darcydog,

Thankyou for your very informative correspondence and the matter it contains, now, in line with your statement on the seventh line of your communication

“we will buy you a beer...
Forum: Social Forum 20th August 2021, 07:07
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By stocktake
Was a special guy with a great sense of humour,...

Was a special guy with a great sense of humour, thanks for the reminder Mr T.
(Ooo.... Trikey aka Mr T. that could stick :D )
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th August 2021, 13:24
Replies: 13
Views: 832
Posted By stocktake
Don't be daft man, it's just a hobby :D, Sent you...

Don't be daft man, it's just a hobby :D, Sent you a PM. :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th August 2021, 12:45
Replies: 13
Views: 832
Posted By stocktake
Or there are the ones I produce ;) ...

Or there are the ones I produce ;)

https://www.flickr.com/photos/150234333@N08/albums/72157686253534575
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th August 2021, 20:14
Replies: 11
Views: 1,196
Posted By stocktake
First come first served :)

First come first served :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th August 2021, 12:23
Replies: 37
Views: 3,103
Posted By stocktake
Please make sure they use the arms in the link,...

Please make sure they use the arms in the link, there are many very poor copies of the arms about, some are simply not fit for purpose and others that could fail far too soon.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th August 2021, 10:22
Replies: 37
Views: 3,103
Posted By stocktake
These are the best upper rear arms on the market...

These are the best upper rear arms on the market and these will be the main failure points, purposely redesigned to improve quality.
Couple of hours per side to fit. not too bad a job as long as you...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th August 2021, 09:39
Replies: 37
Views: 3,103
Posted By stocktake
A car with no MOT is worth scrap price. What...

A car with no MOT is worth scrap price.
What has it failed on? Parts are not hard to come by and at the end of it you would have a sorted motor.

Drat: beaten by a two finger...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th August 2021, 20:53
Replies: 23
Views: 1,377
Posted By stocktake
Here you go :) ...

Here you go :)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mg_u9WtCktE
Forum: Social Forum 10th August 2021, 07:48
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By stocktake
What the hell is the Madison cycle race? over 100...

What the hell is the Madison cycle race? over 100 laps, people pulling and pushing teammates, carnage on the track.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th August 2021, 07:46
Replies: 5
Views: 603
Posted By stocktake
Could you check in your cupboard to see if you...

Could you check in your cupboard to see if you have a winning lottery ticket sitting there please?
Willing to pay postage :D :getmecoat:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th August 2021, 07:12
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By stocktake
Here you go :) with printed fitting instructions ...

Here you go :) with printed fitting instructions

https://www.dmgrs.co.uk/products/rover-75-mg-zt-cdti-inline-thermostat-89-degrees?_pos=1&_sid=dc0980b18&_ss=r
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2021, 18:16
Replies: 10
Views: 779
Posted By stocktake
Nice video to go with the car :)

Nice video to go with the car :)
Forum: Social Forum 8th August 2021, 14:21
Replies: 23
Views: 818
Posted By stocktake
Condolences from us here in Yorkshire Michael....

Condolences from us here in Yorkshire Michael. Will raise a glass to your Dad tonight.
Dave & Marina
Forum: Social Forum 7th August 2021, 13:53
Replies: 6
Views: 139
Posted By stocktake
Have a good day sir :) :birthday::birthday:

Have a good day sir :)
:birthday::birthday:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th August 2021, 15:03
Replies: 4
Views: 578
Posted By stocktake
Cool Pictures of Norman2CV Pre Launch model for sale

Edit, not a launch model as its a manual, now there is a rarity.
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/1623610becf38db75.jpg...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th August 2021, 14:58
Replies: 37
Views: 3,363
Posted By stocktake
Cool Pictures of Norman2CV Pre Launch model for sale***CAR HAS NOW BEEN SAVED

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/1623610becf38db75.jpg
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/1623610becf3dd9ab.jpg...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th August 2021, 09:33
Replies: 17
Views: 905
Posted By stocktake
At least you got to enjoy silent movies...

At least you got to enjoy silent movies :getmecoat:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd August 2021, 14:25
Replies: 9
Views: 533
Posted By stocktake
One too many "nots" to make sense :)

One too many "nots" to make sense :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd August 2021, 14:13
Replies: 17
Views: 905
Posted By stocktake
Just make sure it has space to stand your...

Just make sure it has space to stand your birthday card from the Queen :D
Forum: Items Wanted 3rd August 2021, 12:13
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By stocktake
Finishers Used ...

Finishers
Used
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/264966953452?hash=item3db142d9ec:g:rT4AAOSwq-dfzT9F

New ones
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/233625762886?hash=item36652e3c46:g:fW4AAOSwkeJfCWuz
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd August 2021, 15:39
Replies: 34
Views: 2,180
Posted By stocktake
I'm sorry if this is you but people do sell junk on Ebay

just look at the 3rd picture, should be ashamed of yourself, no regard for safety or what?...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 2nd August 2021, 08:41
Replies: 17
Views: 1,307
Posted By stocktake
Shame, it was your turn to provide the coffee :D ...

Shame, it was your turn to provide the coffee :D
catch up with you at another meet Paul,
take care
D...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 2nd August 2021, 08:00
Replies: 17
Views: 1,307
Posted By stocktake
Everybody is welcome Paul, this meet is just a...

Everybody is welcome Paul, this meet is just a social event though, no workshop. :)

Put us down as a maybe Bri, depends on Marina's shifts
Forum: Social Forum 31st July 2021, 07:51
Replies: 17
Views: 439
Posted By stocktake
Happy birthday Rev, why not be kind and give your...

Happy birthday Rev, why not be kind and give your carer a day off.
Best regards
John

(Have a great day Jules take it easy )


D...
Forum: Social Forum 31st July 2021, 07:47
Replies: 12
Views: 332
Posted By stocktake
Hope its a great day Bob ...

Hope its a great day Bob

:birthday::birthday:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th July 2021, 13:58
Replies: 2
Views: 368
Posted By stocktake
Pin in and outs on the tuner in the boot for...

Pin in and outs on the tuner in the boot for hiline models Audio in would be mono only
(White plug pins 4 & 5)
( Video in is 6 and 15)
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th July 2021, 16:58
Replies: 29
Views: 1,629
Posted By stocktake
Tried saying I forgot the credit card this...

Tried saying I forgot the credit card this morning, didn't work. My fitbit has recorded 19,785 steps today, my card has been hit for an undisclosed three figure sum. On the goodside she hasn't spoken...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th July 2021, 21:57
Replies: 29
Views: 1,629
Posted By stocktake
When we arrived I pretended to be surprised I...

When we arrived I pretended to be surprised I still have a pulse but only because George at asda was still open when everything else was closed and I am told <that will do> Only because close by are...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th July 2021, 18:09
Replies: 29
Views: 1,629
Posted By stocktake
Oh Sugar am I in bother, seriously any suggestions?

As our holiday abroad has been cancelled three times and wife has a week of work we have booked accommodation down Devon way, all packed up and stopped off at services 130 miles into the trip and I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th July 2021, 19:17
Replies: 1
Views: 233
Posted By stocktake
looking on ebay they do have side airbags in the...

looking on ebay they do have side airbags in the seats

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/233647357602?hash=item366677bea2:g:9UwAAOSw1NhfCwqb
Forum: Items Wanted 25th July 2021, 19:02
Replies: 4
Views: 258
Posted By stocktake
As above as a first move: But, it sounds...

As above as a first move:

But, it sounds very much like reverse piston failure in the autobox.

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=140572
Forum: Social Forum 24th July 2021, 17:04
Replies: 22
Views: 1,780
Posted By stocktake
Best advice by a mile on this thread, none of us...

Best advice by a mile on this thread, none of us ever know how long we can say/hear that. :bowdown:
Forum: Social Forum 22nd July 2021, 21:23
Replies: 20
Views: 603
Posted By stocktake
Hi Ian, mixed feelings about that: Started...

Hi Ian, mixed feelings about that:

Started off with a trip to a market in the morning as it's what the wife likes to do ( Keep her happy my life is so much easier :) ) Very crowded and if I'm...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd July 2021, 18:13
Replies: 9
Views: 413
Posted By stocktake
Have a search for lawnmower clips also, these are...

Have a search for lawnmower clips also, these are used to hold accelerator bars in the on position.
Here is an example but this particular one is a little pricey also.
...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd July 2021, 07:57
Replies: 20
Views: 603
Posted By stocktake
Thanks for the good wishes, if they hadn't moved...

Thanks for the good wishes, if they hadn't moved the goal posts I would be collecting my state pension now :). As it is the missus still has to take care of me as I stopped work in 2018 when I was...
Forum: Social Forum 21st July 2021, 12:09
Replies: 9
Views: 413
Posted By stocktake
https://www.amazon.com/Xmomx-Derailleur-Fitting-Ho...

https://www.amazon.com/Xmomx-Derailleur-Fitting-Housing-Durable/dp/B07Y62TFPT/ref=sr_1_11?dchild=1&keywords=bicycle+cable+clips&qid=1626865703&sr=8-11
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 19th July 2021, 19:17
Replies: 59
Views: 4,008
Posted By stocktake
It was nice to meet both you and your Daughter...

It was nice to meet both you and your Daughter .......:)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th July 2021, 13:26
Replies: 3
Views: 275
Posted By stocktake
Drat, too late :D

Drat, too late :D
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 18th July 2021, 19:03
Replies: 59
Views: 4,008
Posted By stocktake
Bit of a last min thing for us but it is such a...

Bit of a last min thing for us but it is such a nice venue. Really glad we popped along as we got to see some friends we had not seen in ages.
Also met a nice guy called Rev Jules, Don't think I've...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th July 2021, 22:15
Replies: 16
Views: 806
Posted By stocktake
I Have, :o Even with ign off the car sees the key...

I Have, :o Even with ign off the car sees the key as been in the ignition, you cannot lock the car with the fob but you can put the key in the lock and turn the key to lock it. ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th July 2021, 06:30
Replies: 12
Views: 743
Posted By stocktake
:iagree::wot: But to give you a clue. ...

:iagree::wot:

But to give you a clue.
Compressed air line into the cyl. listen for where air comes out. Inlet/throttle assy, exhaust, rocker cover ;)
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 17th July 2021, 06:13
Replies: 103
Views: 9,883
Posted By stocktake
Perfect, straight plug and play swap :)

Perfect, straight plug and play swap :)
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 15th July 2021, 18:00
Replies: 103
Views: 9,883
Posted By stocktake
What engine was the fan fitted to?

What engine was the fan fitted to?
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 15th July 2021, 15:27
Replies: 59
Views: 4,008
Posted By stocktake
Hope its a full and speedy recovery Ted, take...

Hope its a full and speedy recovery Ted, take care
Dave & Marina
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th July 2021, 18:54
Replies: 23
Views: 1,377
Posted By stocktake
Totally agree Mike, I changed mine around 2yr ago...

Totally agree Mike, I changed mine around 2yr ago as it had become sluggish and ran low 80's. Purchased genuine Xpart ( whatever that means ) and back to running mid 90's. I can just see this...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th July 2021, 18:37
Replies: 23
Views: 1,377
Posted By stocktake
KV6 Thermostats

So many threads on these at the moment, all failing to get up to temp. So, don't shout at me but:

As the diesel stat fails to perform it is accepted that you can install an inline stat in the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th July 2021, 10:18
Replies: 16
Views: 801
Posted By stocktake
Its usually the top joint that fails on the...

Its usually the top joint that fails on the droplinks. uncouple the bottom joint it only takes 5 mins and you will then be able to feel any movement in the top joint.
Forum: Social Forum 14th July 2021, 08:55
Replies: 12
Views: 342
Posted By stocktake
Have a good day old timer :D ...

Have a good day old timer :D
:birthday::birthday:
Forum: Social Forum 13th July 2021, 21:58
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By stocktake
Thanks Bob, its actually a short video, here is a...

Thanks Bob, its actually a short video, here is a snapshot, the members cars line three sides of the room

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/162360edfe2189ed4.jpg
Forum: Social Forum 13th July 2021, 13:43
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By stocktake
Sunbeam National meet

Some may know I am a member of STAR ( Sunbeam Talbot Alpine Register).
Well, they have recently had the annual evening meal get together in Scotland.

Excuse the Citroen, as its one of the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th July 2021, 12:42
Replies: 16
Views: 1,281
Posted By stocktake
Hmm... ...

Hmm...
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=314048
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 13th July 2021, 11:01
Replies: 7
Views: 1,679
Posted By stocktake
Hi Rob, You just need to use any lead that...

Hi Rob,

You just need to use any lead that has the connections on to connect to your Dtv unit (Standard rca?)and then some pins to fit into the tuner plug in the boot.
Here are pin outs :)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th July 2021, 10:51
Replies: 16
Views: 801
Posted By stocktake
Agreed :)

Agreed :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th July 2021, 14:30
Replies: 16
Views: 801
Posted By stocktake
Assuming you have checked the drop links, but as...

Assuming you have checked the drop links, but as you will know these are notorious for failing but tend to show more on pot holes / uneven ground.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th July 2021, 14:19
Replies: 16
Views: 801
Posted By stocktake
Knocking could be the lower engine mount but if...

Knocking could be the lower engine mount but if you have changed that still worth a check up. Also have a look at the front arm rear bushes for wear, after that for knocking on take up and lift off...
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 12th July 2021, 10:04
Replies: 7
Views: 1,679
Posted By stocktake
Hi Rob, it's been a long time since I did mine...

Hi Rob, it's been a long time since I did mine but the unit you link to is similar to the one I used. Not sure if the lead for the BMW is the same but I suspect it is. I didn't buy a lead but made...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th July 2021, 19:43
Replies: 8
Views: 535
Posted By stocktake
Hi Ray, I quite understand that as I am a named...

Hi Ray, I quite understand that as I am a named driver on my wife's car and vice versa then it has no implication to us. It was more to make the point that regardless of brokers saying " exactly same...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th July 2021, 18:39
Replies: 8
Views: 535
Posted By stocktake
Gents, as per my original post we are both named...

Gents, as per my original post we are both named on each others policy as a named driver so it has no implication to us. However I know some insurance policies actually prevent you driving your...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th July 2021, 14:11
Replies: 0
Views: 318
Posted By stocktake
Free Breakdown cover

https://www.latestdeals.co.uk/deals/1-year-car-breakdown-cover-totally-free-no-car-age-limit--besmartuk?utm_source=Daily+Deals&utm_campaign=ba55dc3a40-hm-50-aldi-groceries-29p-ms-40-home-free-car-brea...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th July 2021, 14:05
Replies: 8
Views: 535
Posted By stocktake
Interesting reading on my new car insurance policy

So, just renewed my car insurance and after the mandatory phone call to get the real price, I was informed the policy was the same. when reading through the policy I came across this

Third party...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th July 2021, 21:56
Replies: 11
Views: 803
Posted By stocktake
He already knows, He has already been on the...

He already knows, He has already been on the phone to me complaining I didn't tell him about the thread.....:shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th July 2021, 21:51
Replies: 37
Views: 2,111
Posted By stocktake
And no doubt begger off down country lanes at...

And no doubt begger off down country lanes at ridiculous speeds....:p:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th July 2021, 15:54
Replies: 11
Views: 803
Posted By stocktake
You will be fine, as long as Actros doesn't find...

You will be fine, as long as Actros doesn't find out :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th July 2021, 13:17
Replies: 11
Views: 901
Posted By stocktake
No point at all me checking Triggers Broom :o:D

No point at all me checking Triggers Broom :o:D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th July 2021, 12:54
Replies: 37
Views: 2,430
Posted By stocktake
My experience on this is my KV6 auto kicks in at...

My experience on this is my KV6 auto kicks in at low speed (3 speed fan) at 100 and turns off at 95. Always has. :shrug:
The 190 typhoon that I owned before it went to Trikey was exactly the same....
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