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Forum: Social Forum 3rd December 2021, 09:17
Replies: 5
Views: 190
Posted By macafee2
Death comes to us all but there is always an...

Death comes to us all but there is always an extra tinge of sadness when one so good passes.
Williams were at one point such a leading light in the sport I was sad when they had to step to one side....
Forum: Social Forum 1st December 2021, 21:18
Replies: 20
Views: 584
Posted By macafee2
Enclosed burner. We do still have some glowing in...

Enclosed burner. We do still have some glowing in the morning but let it go out. Apparently some coal burns hotter then others, we must have one of the others

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 1st December 2021, 21:16
Replies: 3
Views: 173
Posted By macafee2
Forget the costs of de-carbonisation, the post...

Forget the costs of de-carbonisation, the post refers to end of year profits. If profits are up then the costs of de-carbonisation only keeps the profit down.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 1st December 2021, 17:01
Replies: 3
Views: 173
Posted By macafee2
End of year fuel profits

Apparently the cost of fuel has increased and so retailers have had to increase their prices.

I wonder if at the end of the financial year, those selling fuel be it petrol, gas or electric will...
Forum: Social Forum 1st December 2021, 13:53
Replies: 113
Views: 2,725
Posted By macafee2
The way you have worded that is almost suggesting...

The way you have worded that is almost suggesting the victim is acceptable collateral damage.
Watching things like police interceptors there are foreigners committing crime. Jail them then deport...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 30th November 2021, 18:14
Replies: 12
Views: 645
Posted By macafee2
Sorry I cant make it, other commitments ...

Sorry I cant make it, other commitments

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th November 2021, 18:11
Replies: 35
Views: 1,394
Posted By macafee2
I dont do well reading a lot of material like...

I dont do well reading a lot of material like that. I'm not good at technical reading, I just cant take all the information in.

macafee2
Forum: The Freebies Bazaar 30th November 2021, 16:33
Replies: 3
Views: 312
Posted By macafee2
great news, thank you for letting us know. It was...

great news, thank you for letting us know. It was very generous of you to offer it for free

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th November 2021, 18:31
Replies: 2
Views: 167
Posted By macafee2
no idea but as there are no other replies take a...

no idea but as there are no other replies take a peek at Rimmers web site and see if the part numbers are the same. I would have thought if they were the same they would have the same part number.
...
Forum: Social Forum 29th November 2021, 10:16
Replies: 20
Views: 584
Posted By macafee2
my wife and I were talking about a generator only...

my wife and I were talking about a generator only a little while ago.
How have you connected your generator to you electrics and how do you make sure it is not feeding into the national grid?

...
Forum: Social Forum 29th November 2021, 08:45
Replies: 16
Views: 254
Posted By macafee2
cold as it may be, happy birthday Ronnie. ...

cold as it may be, happy birthday Ronnie.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 28th November 2021, 13:54
Replies: 20
Views: 584
Posted By macafee2
hope your coal is better then ours, we will in...

hope your coal is better then ours, we will in future use wood.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 28th November 2021, 13:52
Replies: 20
Views: 584
Posted By macafee2
interesting, I wonder if it is the same for us....

interesting, I wonder if it is the same for us. When our power went off it was dark.
thanks for the heads up

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th November 2021, 19:18
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By macafee2
Sam I will send you a private message macafee2

Sam I will send you a private message
macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th November 2021, 19:11
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By macafee2
Are they looking to give the car away if it is...

Are they looking to give the car away if it is broken for spares and used to help members keep their cars on the road?

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th November 2021, 19:01
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By macafee2
Thank you for the reply Sam. Unfortunately I have...

Thank you for the reply Sam. Unfortunately I have no no means of transporting the car so would have to pass on this.
For anyone that can transport it it is well worth having for spares.

good luck...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th November 2021, 18:25
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By macafee2
check for power at the plug where it fits to the...

check for power at the plug where it fits to the light rail.
The light rails can rust so there is nothing left.
poor connection for the bulbs

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th November 2021, 18:22
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By macafee2
There is a lot worth keeping, body panels,...

There is a lot worth keeping, body panels, suspension, door parts, the list goes on. Easier to keep the car complete then strip it for parts instead of stripping it and then crapping the shell
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th November 2021, 18:20
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By macafee2
San, if the car has an mot I would be willing...

San,
if the car has an mot I would be willing to take it and use it to keep other cars on the road. I have space to store it but need the mot to drive it home. I have given spares away for free...
Forum: Social Forum 27th November 2021, 17:21
Replies: 1
Views: 133
Posted By macafee2
Storm Arwen

Still blowing a gale here just North West on Lincoln, can hear the wind howling.
Northern PowerGrid have sent out this broadcast email, I tip my hat to them and say well done for sending it out.
...
Forum: Social Forum 27th November 2021, 11:30
Replies: 0
Views: 134
Posted By macafee2
After joy comes disaster

I had about 1/3 of my workshop/ban roof re done a couple of weeks ago, roof dry but windows leak. Windows are nothing to do with the roofers. Yesterday I blocked the windows up with a large sheet...
Forum: Social Forum 27th November 2021, 11:24
Replies: 20
Views: 584
Posted By macafee2
ours went off for about an hour a week ago. I...

ours went off for about an hour a week ago. I have sorted out camping gaz lights and stoves. We too have a log burner but like you need electric to run pumps. During the day we may be able to run...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2021, 22:19
Replies: 11
Views: 387
Posted By macafee2
It may do 200 miles on a full charge but...

It may do 200 miles on a full charge but everything that is turned on will use electric thus reducing the distance that can be covered.

I bet a number of electric car drivers will forget/not...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th November 2021, 21:03
Replies: 35
Views: 1,223
Posted By macafee2
seen it. How well do the pads work? shocking ...

seen it. How well do the pads work?
shocking

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 26th November 2021, 17:40
Replies: 113
Views: 2,725
Posted By macafee2
if it was post 31 I have updated it. Simondi if...

if it was post 31 I have updated it.
Simondi if I attributed something incorrectly to you, my apologies, genuine error. Very sorry if I have embarrassed you.

if it was not 31, please tell me...
Forum: Social Forum 26th November 2021, 13:38
Replies: 6
Views: 244
Posted By macafee2
Not only standing but the tree surgeon climbed...

Not only standing but the tree surgeon climbed it.:eek:

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 26th November 2021, 08:44
Replies: 113
Views: 2,725
Posted By macafee2
disabling the boats, where does that leave the...

disabling the boats, where does that leave the migrants.........France.
Why would the French want them, if they want to exit the country..... let them, must be their thinking.

How come the French...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2021, 08:32
Replies: 12
Views: 675
Posted By macafee2
cant recall the last time I saw one on the road...

cant recall the last time I saw one on the road in the UK let alone a new one.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th November 2021, 00:08
Replies: 35
Views: 1,394
Posted By macafee2
some days after macafee2

some days after

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th November 2021, 00:07
Replies: 12
Views: 675
Posted By macafee2
I thought Lada were dead and buried macafee2

I thought Lada were dead and buried

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th November 2021, 22:14
Replies: 35
Views: 1,394
Posted By macafee2
measured the voltage and it is showing 12.8 which...

measured the voltage and it is showing 12.8 which is pleasing

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th November 2021, 20:35
Replies: 2
Views: 303
Posted By macafee2
I have tried emailing him via the forum and not...

I have tried emailing him via the forum and not had a reply.

Hope he is ok

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th November 2021, 20:20
Replies: 2
Views: 303
Posted By macafee2
Is Fenchmike ok?

Is anyone in contact with frenchmike?
Anyone know if he is ok?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 25th November 2021, 20:14
Replies: 113
Views: 2,725
Posted By macafee2
how much are they offering as a wage and what is...

how much are they offering as a wage and what is the job role they need to fill.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 25th November 2021, 20:12
Replies: 113
Views: 2,725
Posted By macafee2
join a campaign for better pay in the UK. ...

join a campaign for better pay in the UK.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 25th November 2021, 19:32
Replies: 113
Views: 2,725
Posted By macafee2
and that one reason is? macafee2

and that one reason is?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 25th November 2021, 18:24
Replies: 113
Views: 2,725
Posted By macafee2
It is awful that so many lost their lives in such...

It is awful that so many lost their lives in such a dreadful way.


Why do they feel the need to come here illegally instead of legally?
What is the problem in their own country that makes them...
Forum: Social Forum 25th November 2021, 17:27
Replies: 6
Views: 244
Posted By macafee2
:eek: will use the wood as fire wood. Our central...

:eek: will use the wood as fire wood. Our central heating is far to expensive to run and does not get hot, warm - fairly warm at best. The log burner can get the water to the same temperature but I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th November 2021, 17:22
Replies: 15
Views: 754
Posted By macafee2
As already said, Meyle, 4 mots and they passed...

As already said, Meyle, 4 mots and they passed each one.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 25th November 2021, 15:43
Replies: 6
Views: 244
Posted By macafee2
Had to fell a tree or two

We applied for planning permission to cut back some trees, Most of the trees we have have PTO's. During the council visit we mentioned two trees that were not in good health, just in case we had to...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th November 2021, 18:51
Replies: 35
Views: 1,223
Posted By macafee2
We are going round in circles, lets just...

We are going round in circles, lets just disagree.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 24th November 2021, 17:59
Replies: 7
Views: 214
Posted By macafee2
watch the shelves, lets see if the shortage...

watch the shelves, lets see if the shortage starts "tomorrow"

macfaee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th November 2021, 17:57
Replies: 35
Views: 1,223
Posted By macafee2
You are buying the part from Vauxhall who are now...

You are buying the part from Vauxhall who are now using a different manufacturer. Rover no longer exists.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th November 2021, 17:12
Replies: 35
Views: 1,223
Posted By macafee2
I hope people read your post and mine so they can...

I hope people read your post and mine so they can make an informed decision about the part they are buying being genuine. Personally I think if the part is made in "2020" by a company that had...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th November 2021, 17:04
Replies: 5
Views: 236
Posted By macafee2
thank you I have passed all replies to my friend....

thank you I have passed all replies to my friend.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th November 2021, 13:06
Replies: 35
Views: 1,223
Posted By macafee2
Hi Simon, Why do I make a big thing? For me it...

Hi Simon,
Why do I make a big thing? For me it is about honesty, about the buyer getting what they paid for. If Rover made the part at Cowley or Longbridge that is genuine, if Simon Engineering made...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th November 2021, 12:49
Replies: 5
Views: 236
Posted By macafee2
Overheating but not a Rover

Friend has messaged to say the overheating light has come on on their car, no idea what car.
They took it to the garage and it has water but not how much.
They say the injectors and pistons need...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th November 2021, 10:44
Replies: 35
Views: 1,223
Posted By macafee2
"guarantee me genuine MGR parts". What year were...

"guarantee me genuine MGR parts". What year were the parts made and who made them?

Sorry, I have this thing about genuine, Rimmers and X-part following a conversation with a Rimmers member of...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd November 2021, 09:34
Replies: 25
Views: 913
Posted By macafee2
The written word can easily be misunderstood but...

The written word can easily be misunderstood but with your last sentence I don't think this is the case. The way I read your post I have come to think, I think your attitude is quite poor. You have...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd November 2021, 17:36
Replies: 25
Views: 913
Posted By macafee2
that is me clearly told :) macafee2

that is me clearly told :)

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd November 2021, 17:34
Replies: 5
Views: 314
Posted By macafee2
i think they can change the title if they are the...

i think they can change the title if they are the op. Click the post, go to Edit, go to advanced and edit from there. I don't know if they can still change it if someone has responded.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd November 2021, 15:55
Replies: 25
Views: 913
Posted By macafee2
Does the airbag warning light need to light when...

Does the airbag warning light need to light when the ignition goes on and then the light has to go off?
Your insurance company, may, if they are aware of what you are doing decide they will not...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd November 2021, 07:49
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
I think you will have a hard time convincing...

I think you will have a hard time convincing people that private dental care does not yield more money for the dentists then NHS dental care. In fact your post seems to support this. You say "You...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st November 2021, 18:12
Replies: 0
Views: 317
Posted By macafee2
Is this anyone here ?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jBiEvmWHAg4

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th November 2021, 14:54
Replies: 18
Views: 934
Posted By macafee2
Has anyone else got one in stock? macafee2

Has anyone else got one in stock?

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th November 2021, 14:53
Replies: 10
Views: 573
Posted By macafee2
They need to carry the secondary method to access...

They need to carry the secondary method to access the car which is like us carrying a spare set of keys. I think the have a "credit card" as the secondary method. Fits into a wallet but I dont always...
Forum: Social Forum 20th November 2021, 13:47
Replies: 26
Views: 980
Posted By macafee2
oh good a 1 rule that does not fit all. Lets also...

oh good a 1 rule that does not fit all. Lets also ban youngsters as we know they are liable to have a RTC.

some drivers of an age should not be on the road, shall we ban them, oh, who are they?
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th November 2021, 10:14
Replies: 18
Views: 934
Posted By macafee2
Have you checked rimmers web site? Even with the...

Have you checked rimmers web site? Even with the part number if they dont have it you can search the internet. Take a look at DMRGS web site, not sure if they have them

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th November 2021, 10:13
Replies: 48
Views: 3,008
Posted By macafee2
oh god I hope no recommends that last line to one...

oh god I hope no recommends that last line to one of the political parties.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 20th November 2021, 08:23
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
I don't disagree but my question still stands. ...

I don't disagree but my question still stands.
We don't know how many of us are here due to the covid jab, I for one dont think I have had covid but am double jabbed.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th November 2021, 08:18
Replies: 48
Views: 3,008
Posted By macafee2
Thank you, I did not want to make money from your...

Thank you, I did not want to make money from your kindness, that was not appropriate. I will never be rich with that attitude :)
I am a member of a number of other forums, some I guess survive via...
Forum: Technology Forum 19th November 2021, 20:36
Replies: 0
Views: 271
Posted By macafee2
Do ISP's have any legal responsibility?

Do ISP's have any legal responsibility to block spam email accounts.
Getting lots of emails that at first look to be coming from my wife but they are not. We have changed her password but that has...
Forum: Social Forum 19th November 2021, 20:29
Replies: 30
Views: 828
Posted By macafee2
The CX500 seemed to have a common fail point but...

The CX500 seemed to have a common fail point but for the life of me cannot recall what it was. London dispatch riders seemed to love them.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2021, 20:20
Replies: 48
Views: 3,008
Posted By macafee2
What do you think the membership would gain by an...

What do you think the membership would gain by an increase in "subs"?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 19th November 2021, 16:22
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
No, the question is correct based on what I was...

No, the question is correct based on what I was quoting and referring to.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 19th November 2021, 15:41
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
Got to take issue with this "As for the efficacy...

Got to take issue with this "As for the efficacy of the vaccine, the fact that we're all sitting here discussing it shows that it's working exactly as intended, because we're not lying in hospital...
Forum: Social Forum 19th November 2021, 15:36
Replies: 12
Views: 411
Posted By macafee2
blast missed that but wow yes medical...

blast missed that but wow yes medical advancements are something else. Both skill and knowledge put me to shame.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th November 2021, 15:33
Replies: 2
Views: 233
Posted By macafee2
I do not now the answer but try looking at Rimmer...

I do not now the answer but try looking at Rimmer brothers web site for the part and see if the part number differs.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 18th November 2021, 21:07
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
I hope you are ok but no need for a reply like...

I hope you are ok but no need for a reply like that. Be nice.


macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 18th November 2021, 19:55
Replies: 30
Views: 828
Posted By macafee2
I recall being told and I thought it was about...

I recall being told and I thought it was about Norton but could be wrong, to be careful when kicking it over. If the explosion was at the wrong time if would force the kick start lever back up up...
Forum: Social Forum 18th November 2021, 19:52
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
Torqueofthedevil, Has it been in the past,...

Torqueofthedevil,
Has it been in the past, mandatory for care workers to be jabbed with what ever vaccination comes on the market?

What mandatory vaccinations have carers have to had in the past...
Forum: Social Forum 18th November 2021, 16:59
Replies: 30
Views: 828
Posted By macafee2
Always have to turn the handle bars away was it...

Always have to turn the handle bars away was it to prevent the knee coming up an hitting the handle bar?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 18th November 2021, 16:09
Replies: 30
Views: 828
Posted By macafee2
Best of luck to Norton. No matter how good their...

Best of luck to Norton. No matter how good their machines are, it will be a mighty task to knock the Japanese from their perch.
Todays Triumph and Norton may have the same badge but the engineering...
Forum: Social Forum 18th November 2021, 14:52
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
your post clearly shows the difference between HM...

your post clearly shows the difference between HM forces and Carers, it is compulsory at the start of the job and through out employment. It is not for carers, this is a new rule and one that I think...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th November 2021, 14:44
Replies: 34
Views: 1,812
Posted By macafee2
Because people will pay it. macafee2

Because people will pay it.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th November 2021, 11:45
Replies: 29
Views: 1,172
Posted By macafee2
I am a believer in same tread pattern on an axle...

I am a believer in same tread pattern on an axle for reasons that has been said in the thread by others, handling characteristics. I just thought I'd post what I'd found. It makes it difficult to...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th November 2021, 09:42
Replies: 29
Views: 1,172
Posted By macafee2
mixing tyres on same axle

Mine field, do you know the law?

Here are two examples of information taken from websites...
Forum: Social Forum 18th November 2021, 09:25
Replies: 9
Views: 223
Posted By macafee2
thanks Arctic I will check them out, I see from...

thanks Arctic I will check them out, I see from the label on the tin they are in Worksop, that is not too far away from me

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 18th November 2021, 09:22
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
Taking the HM Forces. What are the rules upon...

Taking the HM Forces. What are the rules upon joining about vaccination? Is vaccination for existing and new viruses compulsory? I dont think it was a condition of employment for Care home workers...
Forum: Social Forum 17th November 2021, 22:19
Replies: 9
Views: 223
Posted By macafee2
looks and feels dry so do not think damp or dirt...

looks and feels dry so do not think damp or dirt to be the issue, just poor grade, mixing, ratio of concrete.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 17th November 2021, 17:39
Replies: 7
Views: 258
Posted By macafee2
why on earth have we got foreign workers turning...

why on earth have we got foreign workers turning up to work at East Anglian turkey factories? Are "you" telling me we don't have unemployed people here in the UK that are fit to work? Are they sick,...
Forum: Social Forum 17th November 2021, 16:08
Replies: 9
Views: 223
Posted By macafee2
some of it yes and some no. It is not dirt that...

some of it yes and some no. It is not dirt that is the problem.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 17th November 2021, 15:28
Replies: 9
Views: 223
Posted By macafee2
Help in deciding concrete sealer

I am really struggling to decide on what concrete sealer to buy, can you help with a recommendation please?

This is the paint i have
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th November 2021, 15:13
Replies: 4
Views: 444
Posted By macafee2
well, lets hope that as it comes in threes you...

well, lets hope that as it comes in threes you have had all the bad luck you are going to have.

Bad news about the Mondeo, don't often hear about them stuffing their engines.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 17th November 2021, 10:44
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By macafee2
I was just the same. It was a YouTube item I...

I was just the same. It was a YouTube item I clicked on due to the headline. If I had not watched the clip I would never have known. I thought it worth knowing and sharing just in case one day one of...
Forum: Social Forum 16th November 2021, 17:36
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By macafee2
We should all know this

We should all know this

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oU3jZT3b9Uc

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th November 2021, 12:02
Replies: 2
Views: 251
Posted By macafee2
Rimmer Brothers? ...

Rimmer Brothers?
https://rimmerbros.com/?gclid=Cj0KCQiAys2MBhDOARIsAFf1D1e1iNZ0g4fnOfwi6kMQ014sFCV5VTzb7vdLihNeR05m1gWHyQEUDKcaAorxEALw_wcB

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 15th November 2021, 08:04
Replies: 42
Views: 863
Posted By macafee2
Happy Birthday Andy, take a day off and relax ...

Happy Birthday Andy, take a day off and relax

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th November 2021, 08:03
Replies: 14
Views: 737
Posted By macafee2
Blown a fuse? Perhaps a silly question, have...

Blown a fuse?

Perhaps a silly question, have you tested with the engine running?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 14th November 2021, 20:00
Replies: 9
Oh
Views: 365
Posted By macafee2
No dont want them gone. The Limes at the front...

No dont want them gone. The Limes at the front block the view into our kitchen and garden as well as help mother nature. The trees at the back, help mother nature. Now thinking to replace the tree...
Forum: Social Forum 14th November 2021, 17:20
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
first thank you but second, I am happy for them...

first thank you but second, I am happy for them to have the choice. They should have the choice, they should not be forced by law and they should not loose their jobs. I do think they should be...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th November 2021, 17:10
Replies: 15
Views: 864
Posted By macafee2
too latte now but ask a neighbour if they can...

too latte now but ask a neighbour if they can give you a jump start.
Buy a set of jump leads and keep them in the car in case no-one else has a set.

Did you get going and get to the bottom of the...
Forum: Social Forum 14th November 2021, 09:38
Replies: 9
Oh
Views: 365
Posted By macafee2
Sorry, Tree Preservation Order. Some councils...

Sorry, Tree Preservation Order.
Some councils are more touchy then others. The lady that came out at the end of last week has told us what work we can do without applying for planning permission, as...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 14th November 2021, 09:05
Replies: 28
Views: 1,708
Posted By macafee2
ha ha Good to meet and speak with you. Hope...

ha ha

Good to meet and speak with you. Hope your better half was not bored

macaee2
Forum: Social Forum 14th November 2021, 08:39
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
You are asking a question that has already been...

You are asking a question that has already been answered.
Carers, no one (that I can think of) should not be made by law to have the injection because they should have the right to choose what goes...
Forum: Social Forum 14th November 2021, 08:36
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
Could you answer the questions please? I do...

Could you answer the questions please?

I do not suggest or recommend anarchy.

macafee2
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 13th November 2021, 20:57
Replies: 28
Views: 1,708
Posted By macafee2
Actros, thank you for organising the meet. Good...

Actros, thank you for organising the meet. Good to speak to the people behind the names.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 13th November 2021, 20:54
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
mmm it is the law, it must be obeyed? Does that...

mmm it is the law, it must be obeyed? Does that apply to unjust laws? I offer you Alan Turing who was prosecuted for homosexuality. No way would that happen now. Was it a just law at the time?
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th November 2021, 17:55
Replies: 62
Views: 6,577
Posted By macafee2
I think you need to clarify which bush. There is...

I think you need to clarify which bush. There is one both ends but the one at the brake end is not part of the arm. The other end the comes with the arm.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 13th November 2021, 16:26
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
Ali, no not forgotten but if "I" apply today for...

Ali, no not forgotten but if "I" apply today for one of those jobs, the condition that I would need to be immunised is already in place. Covid is different, "I" have been employed in the role for...
Forum: Social Forum 13th November 2021, 07:57
Replies: 9
Oh
Views: 365
Posted By macafee2
Oh

Most of the trees in our front and back garden have a TPO on them. We have applied for planning permission to cut a lot of them back and yesterday a Tree planning officer came round.

We spoke to...
Forum: Social Forum 12th November 2021, 16:23
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
forcing people to be jabed and people losing...

forcing people to be jabed and people losing their job if not double jabbed, I would expect to back fire on them, it damn well should do. I make this comment not because it is the Tories in power, I...
Forum: Social Forum 12th November 2021, 10:55
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
These are the very people that have been caring...

These are the very people that have been caring for people for, in some cases, years with perhaps not 1 complaint against them. Now you are telling me that they are not aware of what it takes to keep...
Forum: Social Forum 12th November 2021, 07:59
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
Who will have to foot the bill for unfair...

Who will have to foot the bill for unfair dismissal if they win, the Care home or Government? Even if the care home at the outset the Government could then have to pay "dole money"

Care homes...
Forum: Social Forum 11th November 2021, 21:32
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
Why? what is the advantage to you or your...

Why?
what is the advantage to you or your relative, to be cared for by a double jabbed person as opposed to a single or non jabbed person?


I thought the vaccine was to benefit the person...
Forum: Social Forum 11th November 2021, 18:40
Replies: 134
Views: 3,902
Posted By macafee2
Can't work in a care home

The very people that worked through out covid in care homes can no longer work in care homes if not double covid jabbed.

How strange that last and this year they could work in care homes without...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th November 2021, 09:16
Replies: 35
Views: 1,394
Posted By macafee2
I can try that. What fuse to remove, fuel pump? ...

I can try that. What fuse to remove, fuel pump?
15 seconds continuous cranking seems a long time, I just timed it my goodness that is a lot of cranking

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 10th November 2021, 18:14
Replies: 12
Views: 314
Posted By macafee2
Happy Birthday Mick macafee2

Happy Birthday Mick

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th November 2021, 17:08
Replies: 35
Views: 1,394
Posted By macafee2
ok thanks, I'll test it again in the morning ...

ok thanks, I'll test it again in the morning

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 10th November 2021, 14:34
Replies: 0
Views: 183
Posted By macafee2
Do you work for Openreach or have a friend that does?

Do you work for Openreach or have a friend that does?

I am now ex BT/Openreach and having moved out of area do not know any BT people. I want to buy and I stress, buy, a work bench from an...
Forum: Social Forum 10th November 2021, 08:18
Replies: 9
Views: 274
Posted By macafee2
Why on earth are dreams/nightmares so real and...

Why on earth are dreams/nightmares so real and why do they leave you feeling so shattered, it is as if you really have experienced the event.


Why are dreams so weird, I have ones that in real...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th November 2021, 08:08
Replies: 35
Views: 1,394
Posted By macafee2
Result, undecided about the battery. The voltage...

Result, undecided about the battery. The voltage seemed not to drop any further, always staying above 12v. I am wondering if the fault is on the car. I kept a headlight bulb connected for well over...
Forum: Social Forum 9th November 2021, 09:50
Replies: 18
Views: 536
Posted By macafee2
Is this any help? ...

Is this any help?
https://www.nhs.uk/using-the-nhs/about-the-nhs/how-to-complain-to-the-nhs/

Has your nephew spoken to the university, surly they have professional counsellors that can help?
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th November 2021, 08:19
Replies: 4
Views: 373
Posted By macafee2
I think Rick-sta arranged their manufacturer, he...

I think Rick-sta arranged their manufacturer, he is probably the best person to message and ask

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th November 2021, 16:38
Replies: 5
Views: 366
Posted By macafee2
better to post in the technical section or...

better to post in the technical section or general section, this area is for spotting other owners

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th November 2021, 19:16
Replies: 38
Views: 2,244
Posted By macafee2
I dont think I have on this forum but on another....

I dont think I have on this forum but on another. Question or challenge the mods, compare the forum to another or question the draw backs of the software used or when people ask such questions as...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th November 2021, 14:36
Replies: 38
Views: 2,244
Posted By macafee2
yes they are meant to be in charge but there are...

yes they are meant to be in charge but there are so many people in the UK that wont do as they are told and anyone not doing as they are told(even not obeying the rules) makes it very difficult for...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th November 2021, 11:10
Replies: 38
Views: 2,244
Posted By macafee2
yes lets blame the Tories as we know for a fact...

yes lets blame the Tories as we know for a fact any other party would have done better. Well, we dont know for a fact that any party would have done better but some will speculate. Second, the Tories...
Forum: Social Forum 6th November 2021, 08:22
Replies: 29
Views: 942
Posted By macafee2
Is there legislation to force those building new...

Is there legislation to force those building new estates to fit solar panel's to all new homes? If not why not?

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th November 2021, 18:50
Replies: 10
Views: 822
Posted By macafee2
looks good, can you advise on costs please? ...

looks good, can you advise on costs please?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 5th November 2021, 18:40
Replies: 4
Views: 342
Posted By macafee2
Fireworks

The annual row and call for fireworks only to be allowed at organised displays is in full swing.

Some have children and animals scared by them, others have children and animals that are not...
Forum: Social Forum 5th November 2021, 14:59
Replies: 20
Views: 1,058
Posted By macafee2
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UDowvVdk-n0 ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UDowvVdk-n0

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th November 2021, 12:42
Replies: 14
Views: 912
Posted By macafee2
Hi,Rob, at a guess postage will not be more...

Hi,Rob,
at a guess postage will not be more then £6, depends on weight I think. How does £10 for the grill seem?
As I said, if no payout the grill would be postage only.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th November 2021, 10:00
Replies: 14
Views: 912
Posted By macafee2
Checked and the headlights are reflectors....

Checked and the headlights are reflectors. Attached is a picture of the chrome grill, no fins looked broken.

If you are getting a pay out for repairs then I'd like to sell it with postage. If you...
Forum: Social Forum 5th November 2021, 08:10
Replies: 14
Views: 793
Posted By macafee2
Seems not long ago it was light at 10pm, 5pm now...

Seems not long ago it was light at 10pm, 5pm now and it is dark.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th November 2021, 21:33
Replies: 14
Views: 912
Posted By macafee2
I think I only have reflectors but will check, if...

I think I only have reflectors but will check, if they are anything else I will post on this thread

macfee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th November 2021, 17:36
Replies: 14
Views: 912
Posted By macafee2
How can I tell the difference between projector...

How can I tell the difference between projector and any other? I am assuming these are for a MK1?
I may be able to do a MK1 grill as well, will check in the morning.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th November 2021, 08:19
Replies: 27
Views: 1,496
Posted By macafee2
i seem to be blocked by the site and need to log...

i seem to be blocked by the site and need to log in

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd November 2021, 20:57
Replies: 4
Views: 351
Posted By macafee2
oh fffffffff thats what I meant. should have gone...

oh fffffffff thats what I meant. should have gone to spec savers. I wish my fingers would type what my brain tells them too. Will update my post to avoid confusion

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd November 2021, 17:53
Replies: 4
Views: 351
Posted By macafee2
post 179? macafee2 have corrected post...

post 179?

macafee2

have corrected post from 129 to 179, thank you r44flyer
Forum: Social Forum 3rd November 2021, 17:51
Replies: 2
Views: 219
Posted By macafee2
Nothing to big, just DIY drilling probably...

Nothing to big, just DIY drilling probably nothing more then a couple of inches thick if metal. What drill is it?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 3rd November 2021, 16:46
Replies: 2
Views: 219
Posted By macafee2
Looking for a pillar drill

It seems I am having to give up on buying a car lift .... for now ..... as the roof to the workshop is not high enough.
So, with some money in my pocket I am looking for a bench mounted pillar...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd November 2021, 11:36
Replies: 17
Views: 819
Posted By macafee2
they still strike for this and that. When is...

they still strike for this and that. When is their next round of pay talks? I would expect them, not want them, to take industrial action.
What does a train driver get paid now adays, got a feeling...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd November 2021, 21:20
Replies: 22
Views: 1,289
Posted By macafee2
I think I can take the last line as a complement...

I think I can take the last line as a complement as I changed my own clutch 3 or 4 years ago. Not a job I would like to do again but probably would once I get over the sick feeling.

macafee2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd November 2021, 12:40
Replies: 22
Views: 1,289
Posted By macafee2
I think "The work should only be done by a...

I think "The work should only be done by a specialist in our cars" is a bit "dramatic" and could put some off from using a good mechanic, competent will do. Perhaps not a job for the faint hearted...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2021, 21:13
Replies: 24
Views: 2,253
Posted By macafee2
I did not know what NRMM was so looked it up, if...

I did not know what NRMM was so looked it up, if you dont know, see below

Non-road mobile machinery (NRMM) is defined as any mobile machine or vehicle that is not solely intended for carrying...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2021, 19:28
Replies: 24
Views: 2,253
Posted By macafee2
Perhaps I am missing something but it does not...

Perhaps I am missing something but it does not cover a remap but does cover an EGR bypass.

Apat from the EGR bypass, what are your concerns?

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2021, 08:08
Replies: 10
Views: 1,010
Posted By macafee2
Because you believed the hype that an auto was...

Because you believed the hype that an auto was better then a manual? :)

I like the reason some give, less gear changing on a motorway.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st November 2021, 08:05
Replies: 16
Views: 1,326
Posted By macafee2
Saw it a couple of days ago. Some of the Aussie...

Saw it a couple of days ago. Some of the Aussie stuff on YouTube is really good.
Look for Aussie man reviews, contains bad language but they way he talks makes it funny and not offensive. Also watch...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st October 2021, 21:28
Replies: 1
Views: 300
Posted By macafee2
I have no experience but my dealings with the...

I have no experience but my dealings with the manuals I have touched revolves around a spring clip holding the outer cable near the gear box.
This is fragile and can snap. Last time I checked the...
Forum: The Freebies Bazaar 31st October 2021, 19:12
Replies: 11
Views: 549
Posted By macafee2
sorry, only read as far as probably a write off...

sorry, only read as far as probably a write off but due to your post reread what was said. Looking at the thread train it looks like he does have first dibs.
If you still think my request was bad...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st October 2021, 18:18
Replies: 48
Views: 2,967
Posted By macafee2
Damn frustrating. See if you can find out what...

Damn frustrating. See if you can find out what the wind speeds were in your area. Wife checked our insurance a week or so ago and our outbuildings are covered for wind damage above 55mph.

macafee2
Forum: The Freebies Bazaar 31st October 2021, 17:48
Replies: 11
Views: 549
Posted By macafee2
Pauldee, is your wheel still available? I...

Pauldee, is your wheel still available?
I probably could not collect until December but I can make use of the wheel.

thank you

macafee2
Forum: Items Wanted 31st October 2021, 17:45
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By macafee2
I may be able to do one but it has a small patch...

I may be able to do one but it has a small patch of bubbling as it rolls over on the front just to the offside of centre and on the front edge shows the colour of rust, could just be coloured water...
Forum: Social Forum 31st October 2021, 17:32
Replies: 14
Views: 793
Posted By macafee2
Just shows the difference in attitudes, I'm not...

Just shows the difference in attitudes, I'm not bothered by it.
I thought it come to be for farmers so they had a bit more daylight but some thing it is for schools.

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 31st October 2021, 09:04
Replies: 14
Views: 793
Posted By macafee2
judging by the weather winter started early, wind...

judging by the weather winter started early, wind and rain as well as some flooding.

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st October 2021, 09:02
Replies: 12
Views: 984
Posted By macafee2
If he is not signing into the forum he wont see...

If he is not signing into the forum he wont see it, is there an option in his contact details to email him? If there is may be worth trying that.

Hope he is ok

macafee2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2021, 19:58
Replies: 12
Views: 984
Posted By macafee2
Did you send him an email or a pm? macafee2

Did you send him an email or a pm?

macafee2
Forum: Social Forum 30th October 2021, 16:18
Replies: 22
Views: 1,071
Posted By macafee2
Not sure how zero hour contracts encourages...

Not sure how zero hour contracts encourages people to limit their off spring numbers. Some of us happen to like zero hour contracts and in fact that is all we - I- want.
They have their place and...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th October 2021, 16:11
Replies: 20
Views: 1,486
Posted By macafee2
ask for a cash settlement instead of it being...

ask for a cash settlement instead of it being written off, this my be better for reinsuring but others can advise better I hope

macafee2
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