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Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th December 2019, 00:54
Replies: 5
Views: 86
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi John. To view the Y...

[/QUOTE]

Hi John.
To view the Y connection to the head which if faulty & leaking, most of the time its the seal but the Y connection its self gets brittle over time and starts to...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th December 2019, 21:09
Replies: 12
Views: 675
Posted By Arctic
Hi Richard. The link below will...

Hi Richard.
The link below will give you a good insight to all the mounts that can be fitted to our cars but it goes without saying the very best would be an original mount....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th December 2019, 14:52
Replies: 5
Views: 222
Posted By Arctic
HI Mick. Great but keep your eye on...

HI Mick.
Great but keep your eye on it , as most likely by now the intercooler hose would be ready for a change, when you do change it over or even before re-visit the O-rings to make...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th December 2019, 03:11
Replies: 5
Views: 180
Posted By Arctic
Bob just get a length of wood or metal bar and...

Bob just get a length of wood or metal bar and wedge the brake peddle down, then when you remove the hose from the caliper it should not run, even if you use a clamp you still have to bleed the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th December 2019, 21:01
Replies: 12
Views: 675
Posted By Arctic
Hi Pete. I would always recommend the...

Hi Pete.
I would always recommend the original mount with the letter T on, but that as been compromised due to the tooling being destroyed or broken, so the mould for the 1.8 was used so I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 16:15
Replies: 10
Views: 327
Posted By Arctic
It would be a good idea maybe to hold fire for...

It would be a good idea maybe to hold fire for the boxing day sales, like every year the price drop on these dash cams after Xmay day.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th December 2019, 14:08
Replies: 5
Views: 222
Posted By Arctic
I would also fit some new Viton O-rings on the...

I would also fit some new Viton O-rings on the intercooler bend that fits into the intercooler it's self at the same time, good luck let us know the out come.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th December 2019, 14:06
Replies: 44
Views: 2,492
Posted By Arctic
Special Tool

Forgot I also made a special spanner to for the job out of an aviation long ring spanner.

https://i.imgur.com/KkkFmyMl.jpg1
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 11:42
Replies: 10
Views: 327
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Brian. When you do...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Brian.
When you do decide or before hand take a look at this thread below, it may help ?

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=276381

Euro...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th December 2019, 10:52
Replies: 5
Views: 222
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]E] Wipe the EGR blank, also inside...

[QUOTE]E]

Wipe the EGR blank, also inside the hose, fit a new jubilee clip and hopefully it will stay in situ.

If is old and swollen then get new one like this below, do you have the one...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 10:46
Replies: 2
Views: 211
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jon. Nice one we have now found you...

Hi Jon.
Nice one we have now found you some little jobs you can under take at next years Nano meets:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 10:30
Replies: 34
Views: 1,285
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. A lovely job you have...

Hi Simon.
A lovely job you have done there, also great idea with the dolly:clap:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th December 2019, 13:49
Replies: 11,306
Views: 770,566
Posted By Arctic
I wonder if they had to tread water and chew...

I wonder if they had to tread water and chew through the wires at the same time if they would get a shock from a live wire :laughing2:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th December 2019, 23:15
Replies: 11,306
Views: 770,566
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE] HI Andy. For sure he...

[QUOTE]

HI Andy.
For sure he is after the 160 anyways so it could be checked then at the same time, I have just added a few photo's to the thread below....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th December 2019, 23:12
Replies: 397
Views: 376,098
Posted By Arctic
Check your plenums

If this is not a good reason to check your plenums I don't know what is, hopefully we managed to save the ECU only time will tell, it could well have got damp inside, car is running ok at the moment....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th December 2019, 23:06
Replies: 11,306
Views: 770,566
Posted By Arctic
Check Those Plenums.

Hopefully saved an ECU from dying, plenums swimming, we will have to wait and see, if not then the member may well be looking for a new one.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd December 2019, 19:25
Replies: 8
Views: 319
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. Arm your self with a pair of...

Hi John.
Arm your self with a pair of long nosed pliers, squeeze the metal tang together and pull off the clip fit them back onto the door card, below is a link kindly done by Colin, and...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd December 2019, 11:55
Replies: 3
Views: 224
Posted By Arctic
It may have something to do with this below ?...

It may have something to do with this below ? drop a PM & ask.


https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=301235
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd December 2019, 21:34
Replies: 44
Views: 2,492
Posted By Arctic
I have used swivel headed sockets, ring spanner...

I have used swivel headed sockets, ring spanner in conjunction with a sump plug socket.

https://i.imgur.com/42aD7F4l.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/jA6uKCpl.jpg2

ring spanner joined together by...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd December 2019, 21:13
Replies: 12
Views: 425
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE=Blink;2779365]Good idea Steve - especially...

[QUOTE=Blink;2779365]Good idea Steve - especially the moulded washers. I see you've used flat sheet for some washers and some bits cut from another heatshield for others. I don't have either of those...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd December 2019, 13:03
Replies: 12
Views: 425
Posted By Arctic
Make up some larger alloy washers and use those...

Make up some larger alloy washers and use those to stop corrosion in the future use under the shield and on the surface.

https://i.imgur.com/pxPVvrIl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/PKy1dVHl.jpg2
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd December 2019, 12:42
Replies: 14
Views: 673
Posted By Arctic
Brian you are not alone I think we fitted the...

Brian you are not alone I think we fitted the same drop links back in 2014 if I remember on another drop link thread, i have since fitted others with decent success, Unipart, D2P,
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd December 2019, 01:03
Replies: 12
Views: 675
Posted By Arctic
Then most likely the same as the one in the link...

Then most likely the same as the one in the link I posted, one mount fits all :shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st December 2019, 22:33
Replies: 6
Views: 249
Posted By Arctic
If it was the original and there is no reason why...

If it was the original and there is no reason why it should not be, then it would have looked like this below.
https://i.imgur.com/Czas8W8l.jpg1

I presume you have added one these in it's place,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st December 2019, 11:39
Replies: 545
Views: 38,787
Posted By Arctic
Did you give the inside a good clean as well?...

Did you give the inside a good clean as well? there's a special liquid you can use before hand.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st December 2019, 09:38
Replies: 6
Views: 249
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. What mount did you replace it...

Hi John.
What mount did you replace it with, and does the old one have a letter P stamped on it ?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st December 2019, 09:18
Replies: 34
Views: 1,285
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE] Hi Simon. I have...

[QUOTE]


Hi Simon.
I have used this paint on both my MGZT, My FL2 and the tourer, and it's not peeled or burnt off, it's been on the FL2 since 2017 and is still like the day I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st December 2019, 01:49
Replies: 2
Views: 159
Posted By Arctic
Once you get it back open go round and spray...

Once you get it back open go round and spray silicone on all the door seals to help stop the doors sticking in the cold snap.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st December 2019, 01:41
Replies: 12
Views: 675
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave. Been talked about for years...

Hi Dave.
Been talked about for years I did a big thread on the lower engine mount quite a while back, I presume you fitted this mount below.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st December 2019, 01:25
Replies: 8
Views: 363
Posted By Arctic
Hi Keith. At what level do you have...

Hi Keith.
At what level do you have your coolant in the tank please, could you take a photo of it with the cap off, also are you fully tightening down the coolant cap. ...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th November 2019, 22:47
Replies: 34
Views: 1,285
Posted By Arctic
Hi David. Yes good paint straight...

Hi David.
Yes good paint straight on to surface after cleaning it with carb cleaner & allowed to dry, I build up very thin layers, over a period of time, also it's very quick drying...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th November 2019, 16:44
Replies: 34
Views: 1,285
Posted By Arctic
Added a couple more coats of gold paint today,...

Added a couple more coats of gold paint today, only when the brandy ball was throwing out a little warmth:}

https://i.imgur.com/OKv5PMll.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/CrUqCaNl.jpg2
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th November 2019, 11:32
Replies: 34
Views: 1,285
Posted By Arctic
I will get one in a jiffy, I am doing it in gold...

I will get one in a jiffy, I am doing it in gold first coat then silver after, mind the gold colour doe's look nice :} couple of pics below of original exhaust & the new one I purchased from Germany....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th November 2019, 11:15
Replies: 34
Views: 1,285
Posted By Arctic
I am in the process of painting a rear exhaust in...

I am in the process of painting a rear exhaust in my shed at the moment first coat went on yesterday, second today once it warms up a bit, I use the metal paint you can buy from Aldi, I have it on my...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th November 2019, 10:53
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By Arctic
Yes you need to wait for it to thaw out, you...

Yes you need to wait for it to thaw out, you could use an hot hair drier to warm up the latch, or pour an hot kettle of water over the lock/latch also push a screw driver into the latch so it acts as...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th November 2019, 10:34
Replies: 31
Views: 1,029
Posted By Arctic
Hi Keir. I have not seen a valve...

Hi Keir.
I have not seen a valve blocked as of yet, but I suppose it could happen, usually you just need to wipe it out clean with a rag, but if you did need a new one then here you go.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th November 2019, 01:48
Replies: 31
Views: 1,029
Posted By Arctic
I have seen a few blocked PCV filters :eek: ...

I have seen a few blocked PCV filters :eek:

https://i.imgur.com/cHjVNPHl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/bgZJ9idl.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/HCcLfgdl.jpg3

Once they are blocked solid you are in...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th November 2019, 01:48
Replies: 31
Views: 1,029
Posted By Arctic
Hi Keir. if you are going to remove...

Hi Keir.
if you are going to remove the bumper the weekend then change the O rings to the Viton ones, at the same time you can remove the intercooler if you so wish and cleaning it, wash...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th November 2019, 16:56
Replies: 9
Views: 352
Posted By Arctic
Hi Chris. I have had the same...

Hi Chris.
I have had the same trouble with lower wish bones bushes I purchased in the past, I have complained about the listing photo, and what I received serval times to different...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th November 2019, 00:52
Replies: 44
Views: 2,492
Posted By Arctic
Hi Rich Could you post up a photo...

Hi Rich
Could you post up a photo of the bushes fitted to the end of the arms please, do they have the substantial rubber in them ?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th November 2019, 18:44
Replies: 16
Views: 558
Posted By Arctic
Red rubber grease is your best friend with the...

Red rubber grease is your best friend with the hanger rubbers, & some circlip pliers ;) apply grease to the rubber & metal hangers on the car and exhaust.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th November 2019, 11:59
Replies: 397
Views: 376,098
Posted By Arctic
Inner wing drain tubes

As we know we also have two inner wing drain tubes on our cars NS & OS, these can and will get blocked also if not serviced by rodding or protected by some sponge.

The inner drain tube fig 1...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th November 2019, 01:28
Replies: 397
Views: 376,098
Posted By Arctic
Plenum revisit check

Today I revisited the plenum check, I did this because of the theft of the photo's from the original thread by PB via (Tinypic) whom they closed down when they purchased the site.


Therefore...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th November 2019, 12:35
Replies: 397
Views: 376,098
Posted By Arctic
Photo's now replaced to a fashion, will correct...

Photo's now replaced to a fashion, will correct 100% over time but seeing we are having a deluge of rain at the moment, I have replaced most of the originals I am sure we all get the drift by now :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th November 2019, 01:13
Replies: 16
Views: 558
Posted By Arctic
Hi Matt. Did the chain wheel cutter...

Hi Matt.
Did the chain wheel cutter give a neat cut finish, are they the ones you have to work backwards & forwards, or did you use this type below.

...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th November 2019, 01:03
Replies: 8
Views: 430
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. Two small thin screw drivers...

Hi John.
Two small thin screw drivers would of helped, or to spike bradawls, these can be wound off or even prised off, the choice would be with the person doing the job. ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th November 2019, 18:56
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By Arctic
Wow what a price, I hope the OP does not purchase...

Wow what a price, I hope the OP does not purchase one from them, in fact if he drop me a PM with his full name and address I will post one out to him (FOC) ;)


...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th November 2019, 18:36
Replies: 16
Views: 699
Posted By Arctic
Hi Les. Great to hear you got sorted,...

Hi Les.
Great to hear you got sorted, the dates have been posted on the Nano forum for 2020 & I will post them on here in the next few days as I did all the meets last year in the events...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th November 2019, 10:29
Replies: 11,306
Views: 770,566
Posted By Arctic
Click & read ...

Click & read

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=162802
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th November 2019, 01:25
Replies: 12
Views: 631
Posted By Arctic
get these you will be pleased ;) ...

get these you will be pleased ;)

https://www.aldi.co.uk/combination-car-mats/p/017300281589100
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th November 2019, 01:02
Replies: 397
Views: 376,098
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. Yes because I intend to...

Hi John.
Yes because I intend to replace the photo's once I have a chance to do so, photo bucket took over (Tinypic) which I used for all my how to's so I have a mammoth task before to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th November 2019, 00:53
Replies: 28
Views: 1,090
Posted By Arctic
Brian I did try the smoked ones too but like the...

Brian I did try the smoked ones too but like the orange Freelander ones better:D

https://i.imgur.com/afN2B5Rl.jpg1

As opposed to face lift clear ones.

https://i.imgur.com/VunUVJUl.jpg2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th November 2019, 16:13
Replies: 28
Views: 1,090
Posted By Arctic
Hi Brian. Just added some to my...

Hi Brian.
Just added some to my Tourer today, I knew I had some around along with the smoked ones.

https://i.imgur.com/txiqmUal.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/EFsC00Il.jpg2
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th November 2019, 11:02
Replies: 10
Views: 446
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]E] HI James Do as...

[QUOTE]E]

HI James
Do as Chris says and drop him a message see if he can pop over and take a look for you, it will cut out the guessing game. ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th November 2019, 10:40
Replies: 12
Views: 542
Posted By Arctic
Mike so that eliminates the solenoids in your...

Mike so that eliminates the solenoids in your gear box, therefore lower engine mount or lower wish bone bushes

https://i.imgur.com/FN7MV5tl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/O6uTnsil.jpg2

mine...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th November 2019, 02:07
Replies: 20
Views: 1,109
Posted By Arctic
I have never seen one of those bottoms hoses go...

I have never seen one of those bottoms hoses go porous, in fact I have used several of these hoses for other projects as they were so good even after 12 years or more ;) all the ones I have looked at...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th November 2019, 01:54
Replies: 12
Views: 542
Posted By Arctic
HI Craig. Could it be solenoids in...

HI Craig.
Could it be solenoids in Auto box ? when was the oil changed last.

Mike is your car an Auto ? or manual.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd November 2019, 21:51
Replies: 26
Views: 4,846
Posted By Arctic
This will do the job don't worry ...

This will do the job don't worry

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MTF-94-Manual-Transmission-Fluid-MTF94-5-Litres-Westway-Lubricants-5L/111804831610?hash=item1a0816577a:g:JLEAAOSwh~pdoHqv
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd November 2019, 11:22
Replies: 12
Views: 542
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. I put one of these on my...

Hi Mike.
I put one of these on my car this time last year and it as performed fine up to now.

So worth adding in my opinion, I will report back once again on it come spring after this...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd November 2019, 21:00
Replies: 19
Views: 3,249
Posted By Arctic
HI Dave. Thank you for the link,...

HI Dave.
Thank you for the link, what I am looking for is how you can add the photo's direct to a thread with out to much fuss, can these be done using google photo's ?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd November 2019, 20:57
Replies: 16
Views: 699
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Les we certainly do, I think...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Les we certainly do, I think that is why our solenoids have the square box it seems you can not block this out let off then, very interesting remember I have a couple of these if your...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd November 2019, 12:04
Replies: 19
Views: 3,249
Posted By Arctic
HI Jules I have two google account...

HI Jules
I have two google account never thought of using google photo's is it user friendly ie up load & download more than one photo at a time ?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd November 2019, 11:03
Replies: 19
Views: 3,249
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jeff. I feel your pain, I decide...

Hi Jeff.
I feel your pain, I decide to move all my photo's to Imgur before PB did their damage, I always used to use (Tinypic) then PB bought them out and closed Tinypic down :mad: the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd November 2019, 10:19
Replies: 2
Views: 289
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. Yes check the wiring loom...

Hi John.
Yes check the wiring loom behind the bumper, you maybe able to do this without removing the bumper, you need to check the wiring joints, these can and do get corroded, peel back...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd November 2019, 02:41
Replies: 4
Views: 296
Posted By Arctic
You will find the answer I this thread below. ;) ...

You will find the answer I this thread below. ;)

http://www.75ztcommunity.co.uk/rear-disc-drum-pads-t9596.html#p85489
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st November 2019, 18:54
Replies: 7
Views: 332
Posted By Arctic
Have you had the bumper off along with slam panel...

Have you had the bumper off along with slam panel for any reason lately ? if so was the plug connection made properly nearest the washer bottle, the wires can also chaff on the chassis arm
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st November 2019, 11:42
Replies: 93
Views: 2,892
Posted By Arctic
Hi Joe. Great to hear you got it...

Hi Joe.
Great to hear you got it running as it should be, do a few runs with the OBC set at 19 then 7 noting the temperature on the screen, park up and let the car tick over while watching...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th November 2019, 23:03
Replies: 17
Views: 692
Posted By Arctic
Nice one Mr D I knew you or rob would have the...

Nice one Mr D I knew you or rob would have the answers for the OP and it did not take long :bowdown:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th November 2019, 19:42
Replies: 16
Views: 699
Posted By Arctic
What would we do with out your knowledge and...

What would we do with out your knowledge and help. Thank you.[/QUOTE]

Les yes just stick a little length of hose on it, and something in the hose to block the hole, a screw or piece of thread of a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th November 2019, 18:55
Replies: 5
Views: 477
Posted By Arctic
Andrew which side impact sensor is it you are...

Andrew which side impact sensor is it you are referring too. most of the time its the left one ie the passenger side, they usually get corroded by water either from the sunroof drains, or water...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th November 2019, 18:29
Replies: 16
Views: 699
Posted By Arctic
Hi Les You seem to have a Freelander...

Hi Les
You seem to have a Freelander 1 turbo solenoid fitted to your car? why I don't know, you can see from the photo's below that our EGR solenoids only have two connections one in and...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th November 2019, 15:30
Replies: 19
Views: 887
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Yes those filter are for the L...

[/QUOTE]

Yes those filter are for the L series landrover, not the TD4 which as the same engine as our R40 diesels

you may want to grab this for next time? I would have had it myself but I have...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th November 2019, 12:17
Replies: 28
Views: 964
Posted By Arctic
you could take a look on here. ...

you could take a look on here.

https://www.mister-auto.co.uk/suspension-arm-track-control-arm/mg/mg/mg-zt-2-0-cdti-131hp-2002-2005/#
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th November 2019, 11:28
Replies: 19
Views: 887
Posted By Arctic
Its' not as long as the one in your link. It's...

Its' not as long as the one in your link. It's also a little slimmer. I've had to pack it out a little so it doesn't flap about in the filter holder.
It's not quite as bad as a c@ck in a sock, but...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th November 2019, 01:12
Replies: 9
Views: 539
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Andy we knew you would not stay...

[/QUOTE]

Andy we knew you would not stay away for too long :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th November 2019, 01:07
Replies: 8
Views: 559
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jim. Nice one you will not be the...

Hi Jim.
Nice one you will not be the only member whom will need to do the job/modification on theses cars, I have done quite a few now & expect to do a few more after the winter salt as...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2019, 20:20
Replies: 397
Views: 376,098
Posted By Arctic
Check out this one too. :D ...

Check out this one too. :D


https://youtu.be/9Hw2SMBPU48
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2019, 20:06
Replies: 170
Views: 214,935
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jon you can see from your photo's...

Hi Jon
you can see from your photo's that the plenum tube is filled up with debris so the rodding would have cleared it, hopefully you managed to crawl under the car and cut off the first...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2019, 18:39
Replies: 19
Views: 887
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] I presume you purchased one of...

[/QUOTE]

I presume you purchased one of these then....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2019, 18:31
Replies: 16
Views: 699
Posted By Arctic
HI Les No problem we can certainly do...

HI Les
No problem we can certainly do that if you need help any time let me know ;) Arctic
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 19th November 2019, 17:53
Replies: 51
Views: 3,501
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave /Marina. Hope...

Hi Dave /Marina.
Hope you are both doing well thank you for letting me know, we did not plan our tea tonight because we were going to the meet, but sadly something a just...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 19th November 2019, 17:49
Replies: 51
Views: 3,501
Posted By Arctic
Do we know if they do veggie meals, :} ...

Do we know if they do veggie meals, :}



PS original post deleted due to my butter fingers, also something as just cropped up so it looks like we are not going to get there after all :mad:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2019, 11:00
Replies: 17
Views: 692
Posted By Arctic
Thumbs up Hi Mike. Great adaption & solution...

Hi Mike.
Great adaption & solution thank you for sharing :} do you have a link for the water pump please for the members, ever little helps as the saying goe's ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2019, 01:03
Replies: 17
Views: 692
Posted By Arctic
Click the link and ask your questions ...

Click the link and ask your questions
http://www.webastorepairs.co.uk/
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2019, 00:32
Replies: 16
Views: 699
Posted By Arctic
HI Les. I have rolls of this braided...

HI Les.
I have rolls of this braided hose if you need some you know where I am, first thing I change if I remove a manifold or do a manifold change over at the meets as quite a few are...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2019, 00:24
Replies: 26
Views: 1,463
Posted By Arctic
Remember that the under bonnet cover is also...

Remember that the under bonnet cover is also there to stop heat from the engine not only as a sound proof but to stop damage to the bonnet's paint work.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2019, 00:18
Replies: 8
Views: 559
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] You will need to fix the heat...

[/QUOTE]

You will need to fix the heat shield like this below, done quite a few now, I made alloy washers with added penny washer on top, if you just use stainless or metal penny washer it will...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2019, 00:06
Replies: 19
Views: 887
Posted By Arctic
Richard did your fuel filter ever get changed ?...

Richard did your fuel filter ever get changed ? if so how did it go for you.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th November 2019, 23:59
Replies: 93
Views: 2,892
Posted By Arctic
Hi Joe. All the wire are ok ie in the...

Hi Joe.
All the wire are ok ie in the right place, try replacing the relays, also trace back along all wires coming from the control box for chaffing etc.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th November 2019, 14:56
Replies: 16
Views: 688
Posted By Arctic
Dolly Pegs

Dolly pegs is what I have used in the past ;)...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th November 2019, 02:14
Replies: 93
Views: 2,892
Posted By Arctic
Hi Joe. Please try and take a close up...

Hi Joe.
Please try and take a close up photo of the control box, and it's wires leading from the motor to control out of the box to the plugs, a relay maybe playing up or a wire.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th November 2019, 02:11
Replies: 93
Views: 2,892
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon ere you go enlarge below. Joe fan. ...

Hi Simon ere you go enlarge below.

Joe fan.
https://i.imgur.com/5YuirCoh.jpg1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th November 2019, 23:00
Replies: 16
Views: 688
Posted By Arctic
Trick is to fully adjust the knurled nut so shoes...

Trick is to fully adjust the knurled nut so shoes are as far as they will go, then use a clothes peg old style ones, cut a little notch in each end fit that onto the top of the shoe then back off the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th November 2019, 22:47
Replies: 9
Views: 373
Posted By Arctic
Key hole method I would say 7 out of 10 ...

Key hole method I would say 7 out of 10

Original way manifold off 9 out of 10 but you have more space, not a quick fix at all.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th November 2019, 14:25
Replies: 9
Views: 373
Posted By Arctic
No damage the engine will just take longer to get...

No damage the engine will just take longer to get up to temperature, but as stated only solution is to fit a new thermostat, you can not have an inline stat on a 2.0 2.5 V6 engine.

two ways to fit...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th November 2019, 11:57
Replies: 67
Views: 11,480
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Vaughan Thank...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Vaughan
Thank you that is appreciated.

You may well have completed the job by the time you read this post, when you or members started this job take a little time...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th November 2019, 01:11
Replies: 16
Views: 688
Posted By Arctic
here you go couple of pics below ;)

here you go couple of pics below ;)
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 16th November 2019, 00:40
Replies: 51
Views: 3,501
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] David usually about 19.00pm I...

[QUOTE]]

David usually about 19.00pm I don't know what time they take orders up to though ?
Forum: Items Wanted 16th November 2019, 00:36
Replies: 4
Views: 275
Posted By Arctic
Hi Alan. Received and replied too ;)

Hi Alan.
Received and replied too ;)
Forum: Items Wanted 15th November 2019, 19:32
Replies: 4
Views: 275
Posted By Arctic
HI Alan. Drop me a PM as I maybe able...

HI Alan.
Drop me a PM as I maybe able to help with this cheers Arctic.;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2019, 19:17
Replies: 9
Views: 494
Posted By Arctic
It's about the base https://youtu.be/7PCkvCPvDXk

It's about the base
https://youtu.be/7PCkvCPvDXk
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th November 2019, 10:27
Replies: 93
Views: 2,892
Posted By Arctic
HI Joe. You can fit the gold resistor...

HI Joe.
You can fit the gold resistor while the fan is still on the car, you will have to remove the front bumper, then the crash bar, 4bolts and 1 nut either side of the crash bar.

You...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 21:57
Replies: 11,306
Views: 770,566
Posted By Arctic
very pleased, car is running like a dream...

very pleased, car is running like a dream now....... new HP pump, MAF etc...... all getting ready for a 160 remap :D:D[/QUOTE]

Purchased for £99 you say link please or post where from :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 18:20
Replies: 7
Views: 1,827
Posted By Arctic
Hi Sean nice clear pictures :} I thought I did an...

Hi Sean nice clear pictures :} I thought I did an how to back in 2018 on removing the ECM, but if you could not find it then I couldn't have. :getmecoat:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th November 2019, 10:30
Replies: 93
Views: 2,892
Posted By Arctic
Hi Joe. If the fan starts on demist...

Hi Joe.
If the fan starts on demist then the resistor is working, quick video below, you will also see the A/C clutch kick in.

https://youtu.be/KdjoTyGMH-k
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 01:14
Replies: 230
Views: 7,584
Posted By Arctic
Wow 14 pages & 133 posts 134 with mine :shrug: I...

Wow 14 pages & 133 posts 134 with mine :shrug: I can not believe this thread is still in the general forum for our cars, I thought it would have been moved to social forum after post 1 :smilie_re:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 00:40
Replies: 20
Views: 943
Posted By Arctic
OP as the car below ;) so it will be different to...

OP as the car below ;) so it will be different to the diesel engine.

Car
Rover 75 Saloon MGZT
Engine
2.5
Model
Rover 75 , MGZT
Model Year
2003
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 00:36
Replies: 11,306
Views: 770,566
Posted By Arctic
could you not add a little bolt through the hole...

could you not add a little bolt through the hole which should round riveted as in the pics below.
https://i.imgur.com/cm6wKBFl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/wZNGmkSl.jpg2

Also remember when a new...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th November 2019, 23:28
Replies: 93
Views: 2,892
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] If you are going to remove your...

[/QUOTE]


If you are going to remove your old fan completely from the car & your car as A/C gas yes, it is best you cut round or break away the cowling round the unions to aid removal, than cut...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th November 2019, 23:03
Replies: 12
Views: 765
Posted By Arctic
I think the next most important jobs are change...

I think the next most important jobs are change the gearbox oil and find the spare key, which I think is with the exhaustive lever arch of info file the previous owner left. I think, unfortunately,...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th November 2019, 11:46
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By Arctic
The cup that the black clips fit into have a...

The cup that the black clips fit into have a small gasket these can and will perish over time and allow water behind them. It is best to seal round them with silicone or remove them then add silicone...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th November 2019, 13:39
Replies: 21
Views: 797
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. Fitted a two wire 2speed to...

Hi Mike.
Fitted a two wire 2speed to a launch car today 2 hours including a new Shannon tube well chuffed with the time mind you all the nuts & bolts cam unless lovely was quite...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th November 2019, 13:26
Replies: 12
Views: 765
Posted By Arctic
Thanks again for taking the tijme to help. ...

Thanks again for taking the tijme to help.


Cheers


JohnnyBG[/QUOTE]


Johnny I have seen load of those brackets broken, I remove the bracket and fix the EGR solenoid to the bolt holding...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th November 2019, 02:37
Replies: 26
Views: 2,910
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]E] HI Ben. yes the...

[QUOTE]E]

HI Ben.
yes the sheath as to be trimmed, I recently had to trim one on a car that had already been fitted with this cable, they could not get it into the compensator because...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th November 2019, 02:06
Replies: 22
Views: 1,050
Posted By Arctic
Ok right personally then I would have then...

Ok right personally then I would have then changed if it was my car.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th November 2019, 02:02
Replies: 12
Views: 765
Posted By Arctic
Take a look at these ones to see if you can...

Take a look at these ones to see if you can pinpoint the plug.

https://i.imgur.com/hXbLtWzl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/cKgvS8jl.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/fzyXGpJl.jpg3
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th November 2019, 21:16
Replies: 22
Views: 1,050
Posted By Arctic
MOT seems decent as well, only failed on trivial...

MOT seems decent as well, only failed on trivial items throughout its life so far, any history with it belts etc.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th November 2019, 10:29
Replies: 10
Views: 531
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Wes. I just took a...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Wes.
I just took a look at the site you linked to and on there the Varta battery E44 is £46 more than tayna :eek:

https://www.pavilionbatteries.co.uk/cart
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th November 2019, 10:22
Replies: 10
Views: 531
Posted By Arctic
Hi Alan. Yes I have used tayna.co.uk...

Hi Alan.
Yes I have used tayna.co.uk for all my batteries over the last 10yr I like Varta they are as good if not the exact same as the Bosch battery. ;)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th November 2019, 02:22
Replies: 12
Views: 765
Posted By Arctic
HI Johnny Are you able to spot...

HI Johnny
Are you able to spot the plug on this photo below.
https://i.imgur.com/Q8nQRQTl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/s43c5Nxl.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/hG6O2uFh.jpg3
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th November 2019, 02:10
Replies: 26
Views: 2,910
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] HI Ben. it's best to go...

[/QUOTE]

HI Ben.
it's best to go with a genuine second hand cable they are good and last, I have seen a few so called new OEM front cable and they are thinner cable also the stub end is...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th November 2019, 02:07
Replies: 26
Views: 2,910
Posted By Arctic
Hi Peter. None of the cable...

Hi Peter.
None of the cable stretch, well I have not seen one yet, its the compensator that's stretches.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th November 2019, 23:45
Replies: 545
Views: 38,787
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andy. Well yes really, moving...

Hi Andy.
Well yes really, moving water pipes, working in confined space behind a
pedestal while lying on your back, only to find you need mort parts, so spend an hour going on a trip...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th November 2019, 20:55
Replies: 545
Views: 38,787
Posted By Arctic
Nowt as I was changing and re-fitting a new wash...

Nowt as I was changing and re-fitting a new wash basin in the bath room, you know those little jobs that turn into big ones :eek:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th November 2019, 11:16
Replies: 3
Views: 235
Posted By Arctic
Hi Ian. Good link for those with FBH...

Hi Ian.
Good link for those with FBH should them :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th November 2019, 10:49
Replies: 25
Views: 1,734
Posted By Arctic
As in a post earlier these are the best...

As in a post earlier these are the best connectors to use to solve the problem.

https://i.imgur.com/tPoXBxVl.jpg1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th November 2019, 10:42
Replies: 5
Views: 378
Posted By Arctic
Seat Sensors Air Bag Light

I use these they are much better. ;)
https://i.imgur.com/tPoXBxVl.jpg1
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th November 2019, 10:20
Replies: 545
Views: 38,787
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Mike. Good luck on...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Mike.
Good luck on the FL1 I am sure it will pass ;) my Fl2 sailed past in September :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th November 2019, 20:45
Replies: 16
Views: 597
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Take a look at pictures 3 -6 above...

[/QUOTE]

Take a look at pictures 3 -6 above and you can see what happens to the ones with lesser rubber, personally I would not take the chance on fitting them, we all know how hard these can be...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th November 2019, 16:47
Replies: 6
Views: 455
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dan. yes it looks like your car...

Hi Dan.
yes it looks like your car is not worth repairing, it's one those that you think to your self move on, sorry to hear it though, I am sure you will find another one if you are...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th November 2019, 11:22
Replies: 16
Views: 597
Posted By Arctic
HI Steve. Most likely the lower...

HI Steve.
Most likely the lower wishbone bushes, they more or less go after the lower engine mount as failed because of strain on them and vice versa, you will need to get the car jacked...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th November 2019, 10:55
Replies: 17
Views: 569
Posted By Arctic
Hi Adrian. If you have only had...

Hi Adrian.
If you have only had the clutch repaired for 10 months and its gone again I would get it back to whom ever did the job, that is if you did not do it your self, surely all...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 23:29
Replies: 31
Views: 1,200
Posted By Arctic
Dave beat me to it :D also questions are only...

Dave beat me to it :D also questions are only silly if you know the answer already, even then not everyone is right all the time ;)

https://i.imgur.com/DPpLJH3h.png1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 23:09
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By Arctic
Hi Steven. If you are going to...

Hi Steven.
If you are going to have a remap then go to one of the T4 gurus; on here, Brian, Russ, Trikey, remember you can have it done by post as well, ;) get the manifold cleaned...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 12:08
Replies: 6
Views: 455
Posted By Arctic
When you pull on the cable through the front...

When you pull on the cable through the front grill & under the slam panel, get you mate to push down on the bonnet hopefully this will take the strain from the latch to slam panel.

You could also...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 11:53
Replies: 80
Views: 27,701
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. I will take a look on my...

Hi Mike.
I will take a look on my PC in the shed when I am out there later today what is PB fix add-on please is there a code or link :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 10:48
Replies: 80
Views: 27,701
Posted By Arctic
PB strikes Again

Hi Einar.
I see that Photo Bucket have also got to your how to, it looks as though the whole forum is going to be almost rendered useless with regards to photo how to's :mad:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 10:42
Replies: 317
Views: 101,256
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] As above most garden hose will...

[QUOTE]]


As above most garden hose will fit, like these below also taken to the Nano meets ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 02:55
Replies: 5
Views: 228
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Simon. I have...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Simon.
I have quite a few 25mm rubber grommets if you need some drop me a PM I use them for the plenum spy hole mods that are FOC at our meets ;) Arctic.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th November 2019, 01:12
Replies: 8
Views: 445
Posted By Arctic
Hi Tom You need one of these below,...

Hi Tom
You need one of these below, as one of the traders, or I can take a look in my parts box tomorrow, what is up with your switch as some times they only need a clean inside with some...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2019, 00:07
Replies: 317
Views: 101,256
Posted By Arctic
As here below ;) ...

As here below ;)

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=2324649&postcount=228
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th November 2019, 02:03
Replies: 21
Views: 797
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. I worked along side...

Hi Mike.
I worked along side Stocktake at one of our meet a few years back and if my memory serves me right we did a complete fan change with car put back together in 1hr 50minutes which...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd November 2019, 11:46
Replies: 21
Views: 797
Posted By Arctic
A little photo to accompany Dave's comment...

A little photo to accompany Dave's comment regarding the relay above.
https://i.imgur.com/NZZoiCKl.jpg1

It still remains you will need to remove the front bumper & slam panel,at the least peel...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd November 2019, 11:28
Replies: 36
Views: 1,224
Posted By Arctic
Hi Charles. I thought the OP...

Hi Charles.
I thought the OP knew that he had the front hose as shown in the photo post 21 if not I should have stated it when I posted :o
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd November 2019, 11:19
Replies: 93
Views: 2,892
Posted By Arctic
self tapping screws

Hi Joe.
as promised via a PM below is photo of self tapping screws to hold the fan blade should it need it, any self tapper no longer than 7mm will suffice ;)
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st November 2019, 16:22
Replies: 19
Views: 887
Posted By Arctic
Richard. You need this filter...

Richard.
You need this filter below.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st November 2019, 13:43
Replies: 19
Views: 887
Posted By Arctic
Photo Bucket, they bought out (Tinypic) the...

Photo Bucket, they bought out (Tinypic) the hosting site I used for my How To's and closed it down, they also are asking anyone whom uses PB to pay to add your own photo's to a third part thread ie...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st November 2019, 13:23
Replies: 19
Views: 887
Posted By Arctic
Hi Richard. You will need a...

Hi Richard.
You will need a couple of rags, to wrap round the fuel pipes that you unplug from the top of the fuel filter low pressure pump.

An 8mm ring spanner to undo the little...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2019, 12:22
Replies: 1
Views: 142
Posted By Arctic
It's a shame you are not closer to Staffordshire...

It's a shame you are not closer to Staffordshire W-ton as we have a Nano crew member (Scott) whom as this down to a Tee now, I watched him at out last Nano meet do the tool down the side of the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st November 2019, 02:29
Replies: 4
Views: 357
Posted By Arctic
https://i.imgur.com/Oe9088pl.jpg :D

https://i.imgur.com/Oe9088pl.jpg :D
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