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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 16:53
Replies: 22
Views: 477
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Rob. Sorry to hear you have this problem. Have...

Hi Rob. Sorry to hear you have this problem. Have you been in touch with Big Russ? He lives in Leeds and may be able to help you. I know you have spent a lot on your motor this year, and it has let...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 16:35
Replies: 10
Views: 228
Posted By bl52krz
I can recommend Next base camera’s. I have one in...

I can recommend Next base camera’s. I have one in the front, and one in the back window. On both speed, position (latitude/longitude/time and speed are all recorded. You can leave it in your car and...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 01:15
Replies: 129
Views: 7,405
Posted By bl52krz
We could not pay online. It had to be through a...

We could not pay online. It had to be through a bank by bank transfer.This was in Holland not France.Seems as though we missed out. Should have got nicked in the republic.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th December 2019, 20:58
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Ahh, the devils fuel. That which gets all your...

Ahh, the devils fuel. That which gets all your groceries and anything else that you and everyone else buys from the shops, or is delivered by amazon and the like. Terrible stuff isnít it. Letís...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th December 2019, 20:41
Replies: 129
Views: 7,405
Posted By bl52krz
The difference is I cannít hide behind tapestry...

The difference is I cannít hide behind tapestry and cloaks like you in your wisdom do. It ainít fair, boo hoo:christmas::new_year::xmas-smiley-039::xmas-smiley-037:.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th December 2019, 14:00
Replies: 129
Views: 7,405
Posted By bl52krz
You are not on your own. Three times I had to go...

You are not on your own. Three times I had to go to the bank. First to Lloyds Bank. Where they said they could not accept Euros?? To pay a Euro fine?? Went to my other bank, and they had me hanging...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th December 2019, 12:53
Replies: 8
Views: 342
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Keith. If the problem has come about again...

Hi Keith. If the problem has come about again with the steam from the radiator? I am bringing my project car up to scratch. Last week when we had freezing temperatures, I started the car up and let...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th December 2019, 22:48
Replies: 8
Views: 169
Posted By bl52krz
Just What everyone likes to hear.’It’s passed’....

Just What everyone likes to hear.’It’s passed’. Well done.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th December 2019, 00:39
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Probably thinks he is the best muckanic on the...

Probably thinks he is the best muckanic on the planet. They are the Bain of people like us. More damage done by that type than all us ‘learners.’
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd December 2019, 21:00
Replies: 55
Views: 2,263
Posted By bl52krz
It really gets my goat when you read rubbish,...

It really gets my goat when you read rubbish, trying to be polite,like this diatribe about diesels. I was a lorry driver for 40 odd years, so must have breathed more than my fair share of...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd December 2019, 20:48
Replies: 5
Views: 359
Posted By bl52krz
Sorry to hear you are giving up on the shop ...

Sorry to hear you are giving up on the shop Brian. I would imagine that it is a thankless job at times. Hope you find time for other things now that you never found time for in the past.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd December 2019, 20:39
Replies: 14
Views: 526
Posted By bl52krz
Iíll do the flashing, you can do the sucking....

Iíll do the flashing, you can do the sucking. Pervert.:laugh::snowball1::icon_rolleyes::xmas-smiley-008:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd December 2019, 18:19
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Well, I certainly don’t believe that there were...

Well, I certainly don’t believe that there were no swearing for a start. .I always worry about sump plugs and service items when I buy a car. Glad you got it done ok Dave.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd December 2019, 18:12
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
My dragon isn’t to bad. Anything I tell her to...

My dragon isn’t to bad. Anything I tell her to do, she does as she likes.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd December 2019, 18:00
Replies: 20
Views: 621
Posted By bl52krz
Fitted by the frabbler in chief I bet?

Fitted by the frabbler in chief I bet?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd December 2019, 23:32
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
58th wedding anniversary today, so I was banned...

58th wedding anniversary today, so I was banned from doing anything to the silver one, or even talking about it..:pillow::shrug::wss:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd December 2019, 23:16
Replies: 49
Views: 1,352
Posted By bl52krz
ONow now. I remember that looonnngg lingering...

ONow now. I remember that looonnngg lingering look at the hotel in Holland. Heís playing hard to get.:xmas-smiley-008::xmas-smiley-008::xmas-smiley-032:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st December 2019, 23:25
Replies: 6
Views: 235
Posted By bl52krz
Have a look at the number on the back of the...

Have a look at the number on the back of the locking wheel nut socket.I believe there are only two different numbers. I won’t say what they are on here.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st December 2019, 21:16
Replies: 12
Views: 605
Posted By bl52krz
You Dont alf have some %r&p luck Brian....

You Dont alf have some %r&p luck Brian. Speeding,pulled over. Had any punctures lately? I will have to give you some tips.:icon_lol::icon_question::xmas-smiley-008:.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st December 2019, 20:41
Replies: 49
Views: 1,352
Posted By bl52krz
Surely a man of the cloth could draw up some...

Surely a man of the cloth could draw up some penance for the total lack of graciousness with which it was returned to you. Between you and me, I think it was a shameful lack of respect for both your...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st December 2019, 18:37
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By bl52krz
Any results from the ‘look see’ back yet Chris?...

Any results from the ‘look see’ back yet Chris? Just interested that’s all.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th November 2019, 23:33
Replies: 8
Views: 462
Posted By bl52krz
You not ‘drifting’ away are you Jules? No puns...

You not ‘drifting’ away are you Jules? No puns please.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th November 2019, 23:23
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
I agree with you, entirely. My hanging date is...

I agree with you, entirely. My hanging date is yet to be announced. I say s*# em. I have two cars now so I can speed up global change. I bet all these Ďglobal protesters never use any kind of...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th November 2019, 23:11
Replies: 49
Views: 1,352
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Jules. Sounds as though he was very grateful...

Hi Jules. Sounds as though he was very grateful that you gave him the car? From what you describe, it does not have to much wrong with it? How is the general bodywork? The dropped window is , as you...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th November 2019, 18:13
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Yesterday I managed to Waxoyle the offside rear...

Yesterday I managed to Waxoyle the offside rear upper arm ready for the new spring to be fitted when it is warmer. Today I changed the innards out of the two battered key fobs and put them into the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th November 2019, 17:56
Replies: 7
Views: 363
Posted By bl52krz
Naah. It’s a diesel .

Naah. It’s a diesel .
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th November 2019, 17:44
Replies: 34
Views: 1,221
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Steve. I presume you mean the Decco style...

Hi Steve. I presume you mean the Decco style spray can? I have used it quite a bit. I have used the Black for putting a few coats on the spring protectors. I always have a few spare cans in the shed...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th November 2019, 22:44
Replies: 16
Views: 578
Posted By bl52krz
My friend bought me a working light from Cosco a...

My friend bought me a working light from Cosco a few years ago. It is an led,72 leds to be precise. You can have it on full or half the lights on. In both light positions it is excellent for under...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th November 2019, 22:27
Replies: 14
Views: 526
Posted By bl52krz
Another one for above. Trebor And Devilish fitted...

Another one for above. Trebor And Devilish fitted my And my friends diesels with a switch to start the fbh up when cold. Been very effective the last few days. They will, as above by Sewerman, fit...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th November 2019, 21:10
Replies: 21
Views: 1,398
Posted By bl52krz
Dave,if I were you, I would keep it off the mkt...

Dave,if I were you, I would keep it off the mkt and do the niggles, give it an mot, then about March April next year, put it back on the mkt.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th November 2019, 21:00
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
Hi John. Do you think that the NIP means that you...

Hi John. Do you think that the NIP means that you are not as ‘flawless’ as you would have us believe you are with regards to climate awareness?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th November 2019, 21:47
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Well The trackrod ends have arrived. All I hope...

Well The trackrod ends have arrived. All I hope is that I have done the right thing in purchasing these SKF track rod ends. Why? Because they are made in Turkey for SKF. Please don’t let them be like...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th November 2019, 21:27
Replies: 9
Views: 340
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Chris. I looked at these ‘slots’ on different...

Hi Chris. I looked at these ‘slots’ on different rear bushes before I bought some around 4/5 years ago. I bought Unipart rear bushes as they seemed to more fit what I thought was a stronger bushing....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th November 2019, 15:26
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Nothing with the silver one once again, guess...

Nothing with the silver one once again, guess why? But I have ordered two new fob cases for it as the two my son gave me are somewhat broken. Not got much hair left now after tearing it out over the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th November 2019, 15:16
Replies: 18
Views: 652
Posted By bl52krz
The best thing to do if you have to take your car...

The best thing to do if you have to take your car in for servicing, is to mark items that are going to be changed. Oil filters, metal ones, can just be marked with a sharp point, metal nail,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th November 2019, 00:35
Replies: 7
Views: 428
Posted By bl52krz
Towrags. Any cctv in operation Ben? Worth a try....

Towrags. Any cctv in operation Ben? Worth a try. They are quick enough to get you when you overstay.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th November 2019, 18:18
Replies: 18
Views: 652
Posted By bl52krz
Looks as though that had regular oil...

Looks as though that had regular oil changes....................with the occasional handful of sand just to bulk it up. Or was it a chocolate cam?.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th November 2019, 00:51
Replies: 12
Views: 598
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Andy. The reason I do not believe their claims...

Hi Andy. The reason I do not believe their claims with regards to the advert, is because there is no description of the weight of the carpet. The description is very vague, and the weight of carpet...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th November 2019, 00:43
Replies: 6
Views: 318
Posted By bl52krz
Do you use a power washer to clean your car? If...

Do you use a power washer to clean your car? If you do, that could have caused the problem.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2019, 21:11
Replies: 6
Views: 318
Posted By bl52krz
If you get a continual bleep for 5 seconds, it...

If you get a continual bleep for 5 seconds, it means that you have a problem. Yes it could be one sensor. Broken wire perhaps.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2019, 15:09
Replies: 12
Views: 458
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Adrian. You have done well to get your...

Hi Adrian. You have done well to get your licence.back in a short time. Just sit back and wait for the weather to change for the better. It will give you a new impetus for life.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th November 2019, 22:04
Replies: 42
Views: 2,035
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Simon. You mention the SD1. I had the 2.6 and...

Hi Simon. You mention the SD1. I had the 2.6 and the 3.5. Sometimes I had a problem when it was very warm, that was before global warming, the temp gauge on the 3.5 would suddenly be showing that it...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th November 2019, 00:03
Replies: 12
Views: 598
Posted By bl52krz
Carmats4u are the best. They tell you what the...

Carmats4u are the best. They tell you what the weight of the carpet is. The other one does not. Don’t believe their ‘reports of good carpets’ from the other one.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th November 2019, 23:44
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Once again, I did nothing to the silver one....

Once again, I did nothing to the silver one. Sunday is allotment day. And guess what.................it was not raining.Hope we get some good weather this week , because it is getting on my wick a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th November 2019, 18:13
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
I hope I am never confronted by anything like...

I hope I am never confronted by anything like that. I would be lost.
Forum: V8 Forum 23rd November 2019, 20:40
Replies: 32
Views: 1,216
Posted By bl52krz
Get yourself a decent Bosch battery Chris. I...

Get yourself a decent Bosch battery Chris. I bought a Bosch four year guaranteed battery and it has been ok for the last 6 years. That’s done it now.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd November 2019, 20:12
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
What are you doing throwing old stock away Andy?...

What are you doing throwing old stock away Andy? Why not put them in the shop?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd November 2019, 18:02
Replies: 20
Views: 1,039
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Rob. Have you managed to fit the new hose yet?...

Hi Rob. Have you managed to fit the new hose yet? Been a lousy day with rain here. Nothing done again to the silver one.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd November 2019, 13:46
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By bl52krz
The bottom cover under the glove box on mine only...

The bottom cover under the glove box on mine only has turnbuckle’s fitted. Easy enough to do with a coin in emergency.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd November 2019, 13:33
Replies: 4
Views: 325
Posted By bl52krz
I have the hose but not the bleed screw in the...

I have the hose but not the bleed screw in the boot of the silver one. My son bought the whole hose and bleed screw to replace a broken bleed screw. He must be loaded!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd November 2019, 12:42
Replies: 61
Views: 3,304
Posted By bl52krz
You only need a tachograph fitted if the total...

You only need a tachograph fitted if the total weight is 3.5 tonnes or over. You don’t need one if you are privately towing a caravan.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd November 2019, 12:28
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
I have got those fitted to mine. At least you can...

I have got those fitted to mine. At least you can see the number plate easy enough. Mind you, you might want to make it not so bright if you are ‘hopping the twig’ if you know what I mean. Nod nod...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd November 2019, 21:00
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By bl52krz
I know what you mean about being ‘bored’. When I...

I know what you mean about being ‘bored’. When I left work in 2002, I was asked and told that I would ,Could end up bored to death. Thanks friends. I am so bored that I have only time for taking an...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd November 2019, 01:05
Replies: 39
Views: 1,498
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Brian. I had a 220sd before the 75 in...

Hi Brian. I had a 220sd before the 75 in Nightfire Red. Beautiful colour, especially when the sun shines on it. Best colour for a car I have ever had, bar non .
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st November 2019, 20:37
Replies: 6
Views: 385
Posted By bl52krz
Easy enough to find out if it’s condensation....

Easy enough to find out if it’s condensation. Take it for around 50 miles quick drive. If it had gone, it’s condensation. If it hasn’t, investigate further. My guess it’s condensation.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st November 2019, 18:16
Replies: 19
Views: 865
Posted By bl52krz
Funny that you mention rogue signals. Just round...

Funny that you mention rogue signals. Just round the corner from where I live, 3/4 people started to complain that once they came home from work and parked their cars up for the night, then in the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st November 2019, 00:19
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Hope you know where all those wires go to Dave.

Hope you know where all those wires go to Dave.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th November 2019, 23:40
Replies: 39
Views: 1,498
Posted By bl52krz
Mine is used every day. Does only around 6000...

Mine is used every day. Does only around 6000 miles a year now . Just on 107500 miles. Serviced regularly, and has another oil and filter change if going abroad, like when it went to Holland,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th November 2019, 15:12
Replies: 7
Views: 527
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Dave.Hope you and your good lady are ok. I...

Hi Dave.Hope you and your good lady are ok. I look.ed at that one and the others on the web, but I thought I could get a later year one? It appears that 2014/5 is the only one you can get though....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2019, 20:45
Replies: 7
Views: 527
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Janet. I also asked if anyone could point me...

Hi Janet. I also asked if anyone could point me in the right direction for a disc for the satnav a few weeks back but I could not find one. If you do manage to find where we can get them from, and...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2019, 18:03
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Was this Morrisons Brian?

Was this Morrisons Brian?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2019, 17:49
Replies: 26
Views: 1,405
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Rick. Have you noticed any increase in running...

Hi Rick. Have you noticed any increase in running temperature since you put the mirror’s on? Just wondered if it might affect that?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2019, 17:45
Replies: 26
Views: 1,405
Posted By bl52krz
Jules! What a question to ask. Of course they...

Jules! What a question to ask. Of course they will.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2019, 17:41
Replies: 26
Views: 1,405
Posted By bl52krz
Yes. Thatís Mr Bling. Our Ronnie. You have to...

Yes. Thatís Mr Bling. Our Ronnie. You have to wear sunglasses to counter the bling I have been told. Sorry Ronnie if you think I am taking your name in vain. But you know it is...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2019, 17:30
Replies: 4
Views: 223
Posted By bl52krz
And please you really do. Quicker than looking on...

And please you really do. Quicker than looking on the internet!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2019, 15:34
Replies: 6
Views: 329
Posted By bl52krz
Just about to say that the auto box’s on our...

Just about to say that the auto box’s on our 75/ZTs Are programmed that way. As trikey said, don’t brake, it will then take it longer to change down. As soon as you brake, it knows (the auto box)...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th November 2019, 23:04
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Not bothered about keep taking it off to do oil...

Not bothered about keep taking it off to do oil and anything else to my car. I have seen cars that have attended our nano meets without under trays on, and the difference between them and those that...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th November 2019, 14:56
Replies: 20
Views: 1,039
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Rob.The oil is not coming off the top hose...

Hi Rob.The oil is not coming off the top hose where the o-rings are is it?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th November 2019, 23:48
Replies: 20
Views: 1,039
Posted By bl52krz
A bit of overboost did that? You fiddling with...

A bit of overboost did that? You fiddling with the wastegate? A bit of gaffer tape round that on top of an old bean can should see it ok.:D:duh::smilie_re::shrug:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th November 2019, 20:43
Replies: 20
Views: 900
Posted By bl52krz
I have never used any extension on the Allen key...

I have never used any extension on the Allen key to put extra pressure on the screw/ bolt whatever, and have never had one come loose in perhaps 300,000 miles of travelling.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th November 2019, 20:36
Replies: 20
Views: 900
Posted By bl52krz
I think the problem today is that men, I use the...

I think the problem today is that men, I use the word men on purpose,do not have the same inclination towards mechanically minded learning that us Ďolderí men have had in our past. This is not a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th November 2019, 17:18
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
Just a straight forward question. Can someone...

Just a straight forward question. Can someone explain to me, who is fast losing the will to live..........not. How are we, this country that used to be Ďoursí, going to affect the build up of climate...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th November 2019, 16:23
Replies: 20
Views: 1,039
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Rob. Hope you are ok. Can you clarify which...

Hi Rob. Hope you are ok. Can you clarify which hose you are looking for? You have asked for the top hose, and then in another post, for the bottom hose? I reckon that trip to Holland, speeding , did...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th November 2019, 11:45
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By bl52krz
They all get very hot because of where they are...

They all get very hot because of where they are fitted, plus the heat sink from the engine makes it more so.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th November 2019, 11:26
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By bl52krz
I would not forget the turbo oil pipe could be...

I would not forget the turbo oil pipe could be contaminated with the residue of oil/water. I think I would be taking the turbo off and giving the oilway a good flush through. A good many people...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2019, 23:29
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
I genuinely feel sorry for what is being put in...

I genuinely feel sorry for what is being put in youngsters heads these days. We ( those in power) keep telling us that unless we start down the road to using electric cars, we will eventually snuff...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 15th November 2019, 21:23
Replies: 51
Views: 3,420
Posted By bl52krz
Hopefully I will be there. What time do you...

Hopefully I will be there. What time do you start? Do you have a meal there?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2019, 18:05
Replies: 9
Views: 477
Posted By bl52krz
I have two Nextbase camera’s. One in the front...

I have two Nextbase camera’s. One in the front and one in the back screen. Had them a few years now, and they are wi-fi, record speed, the exact spot you are at by virtue of latitude and longitude...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2019, 17:51
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
Cheers Chris. I thought it was a bit off piste...

Cheers Chris. I thought it was a bit off piste going by your usual posts.:D:shrug::smilie_re::mad:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th November 2019, 15:28
Replies: 19
Views: 892
Posted By bl52krz
John. I could not believe your? post when I read...

John. I could not believe your? post when I read it. I honestly thought I had written it in my dreams.zzzzz. I echo everything you say. I have always watched ‘Question Time’, but of late, the bias...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th November 2019, 15:04
Replies: 5
Views: 339
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Jules. No V8 yet, and I am still waiting for a...

Hi Jules. No V8 yet, and I am still waiting for a break in the clouds to get on with the silver one I got from my son. This weather is not being conducive to working outside at the moment. Hope you...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2019, 14:50
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
And these are the children that some politicians...

And these are the children that some politicians want to give the vote to? Luckily they have only seen pictures, not the actuality of defending their country and beliefís. Letís hope they never have...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2019, 14:41
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
Morning Chris. I am not 100% certain if your post...

Morning Chris. I am not 100% certain if your post was in jest! or that is how you feel about the climate discussion? If it was in jest? Fair enough. If that is how you feel about the subject, I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th November 2019, 23:11
Replies: 19
Views: 892
Posted By bl52krz
I bought mine for my first car, a Triumph Renown...

I bought mine for my first car, a Triumph Renown Razor Edge Saloon 2litre engine. Only part that is no longer there is the little plug that you change over for 6 or 12 volt use. Matchsticks work just...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 22:58
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
I am sorry that you feel that way when confronted...

I am sorry that you feel that way when confronted by the truth.Thats all I have to say.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th November 2019, 21:23
Replies: 19
Views: 892
Posted By bl52krz
Having looked into this option of the solar...

Having looked into this option of the solar panel, I have decided that I will use my Ravenset Mains charger, about 55 years old and still working. It was made when GB could make anything. According...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th November 2019, 20:32
Replies: 5
Views: 339
Posted By bl52krz
Wife not kicked you out has she Jules. Ha Ha.

Wife not kicked you out has she Jules. Ha Ha.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 18:08
Replies: 26
Views: 1,405
Posted By bl52krz
Surely Mr Bling will have a set.?

Surely Mr Bling will have a set.?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 17:42
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
Aahhh global warming, global change, global...

Aahhh global warming, global change, global cooling. Herd? The lot in my nigh on 80 years.It is begining to nark me a bit about people’s incessant carping on about it. It is now being used as a cash...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th November 2019, 23:45
Replies: 20
Views: 879
Posted By bl52krz
One fixed nut used for adjustment of the belt,...

One fixed nut used for adjustment of the belt, and one to make it secure or to take it off to replace. Ten minute job.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th November 2019, 23:19
Replies: 8
Views: 414
Posted By bl52krz
Russ swift? Isn’t he the chap with about twenty...

Russ swift? Isn’t he the chap with about twenty Rover/MG cars?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th November 2019, 22:08
Replies: 6
Views: 534
Posted By bl52krz
Well done Rick. I can not fault your dedication...

Well done Rick. I can not fault your dedication and faultless work on your pride and joy, also the backing you get from your lovely assistant.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th November 2019, 11:21
Replies: 20
Views: 879
Posted By bl52krz
There is only the adjuster pulley and the pulley...

There is only the adjuster pulley and the pulley of the aircon pump. Probably the adjuster pulley is telling you that it’s time is up. Or the pump is trying to tell you it’s time is up. Easy enough...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th November 2019, 23:03
Replies: 8
Views: 269
Posted By bl52krz
Add another one to that. Nothing better than...

Add another one to that. Nothing better than getting a grade 1.Well done.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th November 2019, 20:48
Replies: 21
Views: 768
Posted By bl52krz
You not been flooded out have you Dave?Hope it...

You not been flooded out have you Dave?Hope it has not got in your stock.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th November 2019, 20:26
Replies: 16
Views: 831
Posted By bl52krz
If you can get it try Castrol Magnatec 10/40 semi...

If you can get it try Castrol Magnatec 10/40 semi synthetic. Use A3/B3, more upto date oil.Same oil as you can use in a Diesel engine. A3 is the updated version of A2 oil.On another note,if you are...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th November 2019, 18:26
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Just a quick question..... what make was the...

Just a quick question..... what make was the bearing? Everything going ok at the moment Dave.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th November 2019, 16:48
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Dave. Looks like you are getting on quicker...

Hi Dave. Looks like you are getting on quicker than me in doing the business on the car. Still waiting for a proper dry spell so I can change the rear springs over and get the waxoyling done. Should...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 11th November 2019, 00:20
Replies: 74
Views: 4,812
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Mark. Thanks for reply. I was not sure if it...

Hi Mark. Thanks for reply. I was not sure if it was your bonnet that needed a respray. Seems as though we just missed all this damp weather at the last nano.Hope to see you next year, and have a nice...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th November 2019, 21:31
Replies: 13
Views: 1,625
Posted By bl52krz
You have put it just right. The people in this...

You have put it just right. The people in this country are all ‘well, what can you do?? Typical reaction from what i term idle thinking people. It’s all to much trouble to get off your ass and kick...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th November 2019, 17:37
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
All this talk about pollution, brings back...

All this talk about pollution, brings back memories of many years ago when I used to holiday with a few people from different parts of the UK. We used to look for ĎPollutioní all the while on the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th November 2019, 17:04
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
You bin ammerin it agin? You watch them speed...

You bin ammerin it agin? You watch them speed cameraís.:D:duh::shrug::getmecoat::smilie_re::bowdown:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th November 2019, 00:26
Replies: 15
Views: 572
Posted By bl52krz
Have a check under the bonnet at the big pipe on...

Have a check under the bonnet at the big pipe on the passenger side front, that comes from the bottom connection to the air cooler.This is the main pipe that carries the air from the turbo to the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th November 2019, 15:17
Replies: 44
Views: 2,311
Posted By bl52krz
The short answer Janet, is you cann’t. It has...

The short answer Janet, is you cann’t. It has taken Rick many years and hours to get it to that stage. He has even modded more since we were all in Holland..
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th November 2019, 15:04
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
I used to be in heavy transport, and if anyone...

I used to be in heavy transport, and if anyone should be dead from inhaling diesel particulates, it should be me. 60 hours a week for many years until hours came down. There is so much ‘devilling ‘...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th November 2019, 14:41
Replies: 545
Views: 38,750
Posted By bl52krz
Did the same today as most of the...

Did the same today as most of the week............nothing. This beautifully rainy last month has put a damper on anything and every thing I want to do to the silver one. Wish I had a double garage.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th November 2019, 13:43
Replies: 5
Views: 253
Posted By bl52krz
As usual, Dave was there when needed. Hope you...

As usual, Dave was there when needed. Hope you are well soon Dave. Half a bottle of whisky over the weekend will do you good.:D:D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th November 2019, 22:49
Replies: 4
Views: 161
Posted By bl52krz
Ian. Why don’t you get in touch with our nano...

Ian. Why don’t you get in touch with our nano meet guru’s, Devilish And Trebor . They are experts on all aspects of the fuel burning heater.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th November 2019, 22:40
Replies: 19
Views: 892
Posted By bl52krz
Would it be ok if the battery is still connected...

Would it be ok if the battery is still connected in the car with the charger connected.It would be connected for around five months? I need it connected because of occasionally starting it up to move...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th November 2019, 23:36
Replies: 19
Views: 892
Posted By bl52krz
Could you tell me what make you have please, as I...

Could you tell me what make you have please, as I was thinking of getting a solar charger for my ‘Silver’ one, which will not be used while I get it up to scratch. It is sorned for the time being. It...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th November 2019, 21:27
Replies: 8
Views: 294
Posted By bl52krz
Thanks for the confirmation Paul. I did not know...

Thanks for the confirmation Paul. I did not know if was just me who had Ďlost ití :D:duh::shrug::bowdown:í
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th November 2019, 18:29
Replies: 12
Views: 285
Posted By bl52krz
New boots for trackrod’s are Available. I am...

New boots for trackrod’s are Available. I am looking for trackrod ends for my silver one, and it brought up the boots when I just put in trackrod ends for Rover75. into my browser.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th November 2019, 18:24
Replies: 5
Views: 322
Posted By bl52krz
Now that’s what I call immaculately clean. Well...

Now that’s what I call immaculately clean. Well done on both jobs.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th November 2019, 18:16
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
:Ideal on a long run, but hope I am not behind...

:Ideal on a long run, but hope I am not behind you. :D:D:bowdown::mad::.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th November 2019, 18:07
Replies: 8
Views: 294
Posted By bl52krz
Exclamation Bad gateway

Have we been off the air? Could not get online this afternoon. Kept coming up as ĎBad Gateway.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th November 2019, 23:09
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
How did your wife get on Brian? Hope she is...

How did your wife get on Brian? Hope she is feeling better now.
Forum: Events and Meets 4th November 2019, 23:52
Replies: 46
Views: 2,246
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Ian. If you have a meeting next year, but not...

Hi Ian. If you have a meeting next year, but not in the first part of the year, I/ we would like to come down and meet some new faces as well as some old ones.I know that sounds odd, but you know...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th November 2019, 21:57
Replies: 2
Views: 280
Posted By bl52krz
Found out today that mine is stuck in on the...

Found out today that mine is stuck in on the silver one. Something Elsa to fiddle with.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th November 2019, 21:53
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Sorry to hear about your wifeís injury Brian....

Sorry to hear about your wifeís injury Brian. Hope everything goes ok tomorrow for her. You will be doing the housework now then?:D:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th November 2019, 21:36
Replies: 14
Views: 736
Posted By bl52krz
I quite enjoy the spammers phoning me. I usually...

I quite enjoy the spammers phoning me. I usually act like an idiot (normal) and go along with their silly little tricks. Tied one of the fools up for around 20 minutes letting him think that I was on...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th November 2019, 20:59
Replies: 6
Views: 179
Posted By bl52krz
I imagine that you get a similar feeling when you...

I imagine that you get a similar feeling when you win the lottery. I know I do. Congratulations and enjoy another 12 months travelling in comfort.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd November 2019, 20:59
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
Err. Petrol cars, as they knock up the miles put...

Err. Petrol cars, as they knock up the miles put out more pollutants than diesels. Fairy tale? No, just the truth, but they won’t tell you that will they. Diesels kill you with their particles that...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd November 2019, 18:41
Replies: 6
Views: 433
Posted By bl52krz
Always believe that as one door closes, another...

Always believe that as one door closes, another two open. It is called, s#@ you jack. I know what I want. Been made redundant twice and just put my head down and charged. Worked both times for me. Go...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd November 2019, 18:17
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Great isn’t it how some people’s ‘love’, is...

Great isn’t it how some people’s ‘love’, is another persons neglect.I am sure it will get the proper attention from yourself to make it into a great car. Trying to get on with mine but the weather...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd November 2019, 17:50
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
[B]Anyone ever worked out the actual cost ,money,...

[B]Anyone ever worked out the actual cost ,money, and cost to the environment of electric cars? All the costs. From mining the lithium for the batteries ,to building the actual vehicle? Then of...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd November 2019, 20:31
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Are you sure thatís not a carbon filter? Seems as...

Are you sure thatís not a carbon filter? Seems as though that car has really been neglected David. Have you changed the oil yet? If you havenít, you may find you have to dig it out....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd November 2019, 20:16
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
So you are the one bringing this earth we live on...

So you are the one bringing this earth we live on to its inglorious end with all those flights. Teslaís with over 400,000 miles? Where are they running? America?People who think that the e.v. will...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd November 2019, 12:07
Replies: 24
Views: 673
Posted By bl52krz
The oil level should be checked when the engine...

The oil level should be checked when the engine is cool, not at normal running temperature. Checked when hot, normal running temperature, will give a false reading of being higher than it should be...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd November 2019, 11:19
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
As an aside, just noticed the lovely little...

As an aside, just noticed the lovely little darling of the tree huggers, is now going to throw herself on the money go round of Ďpushers for climate changeí, to get to the climate change meeting in...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd November 2019, 01:40
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Is that a coal fired car you have got David?...

Is that a coal fired car you have got David? Looks more like that’s been round the clock a few times. Good for mpg tho..
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd November 2019, 01:20
Replies: 221
Views: 7,172
Posted By bl52krz
I have never heard so much #@*% spouted in all my...

I have never heard so much #@*% spouted in all my life about E.v. Propulsion. Anyone who knows anything about electricity, knows that it has to be firstly generated, and then distributed, and /or...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2019, 16:08
Replies: 15
Views: 699
Posted By bl52krz
My wife said you can have to many tools. I don’t...

My wife said you can have to many tools. I don’t know what she is on about. I have only got them in the dresser in the lounge, cubby under the stairs, in the bottom of the wardrobe in the rear...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2019, 15:49
Replies: 25
Views: 1,319
Posted By bl52krz
Old lorry drivers trick, and I still do it. When...

Old lorry drivers trick, and I still do it. When you take the pipe off the pump, smell the end of the pipe to see what it is telling you, before putting it in your tank to fill up.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2019, 15:34
Replies: 12
Views: 590
Posted By bl52krz
Now that’s whats called ‘ lowering the tone’....

Now that’s whats called ‘ lowering the tone’. True.......but?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2019, 15:08
Replies: 64
Views: 2,522
Posted By bl52krz
You must be around half a ton then at that rate?...

You must be around half a ton then at that rate? The best is yet to come Brian.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2019, 14:58
Replies: 64
Views: 2,522
Posted By bl52krz
You would have to get your act together for me...

You would have to get your act together for me then........I have two Allotments. Couple of weeks ago I had to shift a couple of tons of manure onto my allotment from the road. Took around five hours...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2019, 00:01
Replies: 12
Views: 590
Posted By bl52krz
A knob is a knob. It is all according If it feels...

A knob is a knob. It is all according If it feels right in the hand!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st October 2019, 23:44
Replies: 12
Views: 408
Posted By bl52krz
Have you found the stat in the upper pipe to have...

Have you found the stat in the upper pipe to have a bearing on it breaking and cracking Trikey?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st October 2019, 23:23
Replies: 64
Views: 2,522
Posted By bl52krz
Well I am still not ready to give into old age...

Well I am still not ready to give into old age and pay someone to service my car’s. Wife thinks I am mad to start on another car, the Silver one from my son.Perhaps I am lucky. I certainly feel that...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st October 2019, 22:49
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
To fit my two camera’s,one in the back, the other...

To fit my two camera’s,one in the back, the other in the front. First I undid the two little plastic turn buckles that hold the little cover under the glovebox up ,pull it down, a bit awkward because...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2019, 15:03
Replies: 22
Views: 1,597
Posted By bl52krz
Are you sure that ‘paint job’ was done by a...

Are you sure that ‘paint job’ was done by a human? Looks as though it was done by a knuckle dragging furry thing.I can not say I have ever done any real painting on cars, but have in the past used...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2019, 00:57
Replies: 45
Views: 3,474
Posted By bl52krz
Dont really see how they are legal!

Dont really see how they are legal!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2019, 00:27
Replies: 6
Views: 361
Posted By bl52krz
I think it is wrong that any photo’s that were...

I think it is wrong that any photo’s that were used before the company decided to put a price on using their site, are blocked from viewing unless a ransome is paid. Is this not extortion? Or am I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th October 2019, 22:58
Replies: 11,293
Views: 769,010
Posted By bl52krz
Seeing That it was a bright but cold sunny...

Seeing That it was a bright but cold sunny morning, I decided to have a look at the Silver one. Jacked front nearside wheel up and took wheel off. Tried the old rock the hub trick, to see if there...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th October 2019, 20:49
Replies: 42
Views: 2,020
Posted By bl52krz
All The problems around school entrances comes...

All The problems around school entrances comes from selfish, idle parents, who could not give a *#@% about anything or anyone but themselves. Where I live ,people have had them park across dropped...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th October 2019, 20:34
Replies: 15
Views: 906
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Baran. Is that you in the pictures you have...

Hi Baran. Is that you in the pictures you have posted on the site?Along with your father and sister? The car looks well kept considering it has been kept in the sunny clime of Turkey.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 27th October 2019, 18:20
Replies: 51
Views: 3,420
Posted By bl52krz
Hopefully will see you there then Martyn.

Hopefully will see you there then Martyn.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 26th October 2019, 21:59
Replies: 51
Views: 3,420
Posted By bl52krz
Anyone going to the November social at the Four...

Anyone going to the November social at the Four Ashes?
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 26th October 2019, 21:29
Replies: 74
Views: 4,812
Posted By bl52krz
I could not agree with you more Dave. Steve never...

I could not agree with you more Dave. Steve never seems to stop doing something. His generosity is boundless as are many others including yourself.If it was not for people like all the nano crew, and...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 26th October 2019, 21:21
Replies: 74
Views: 4,812
Posted By bl52krz
Hi Mark. Nice to meet you and have a chat. Glad...

Hi Mark. Nice to meet you and have a chat. Glad that you cleared up a puzzle for us about the all day breakfast. Will give them a try next year. Can not remember, but was it you who had done a Ďjobí...
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