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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th July 2020, 00:40
Replies: 14
Views: 311
Posted By Arctic
What is the process & product

Hi Stuart.
I am sure members will like to see how you did it, hopefully you took some photos of the preparation & the product you used for the change, we all like little projects we...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th July 2020, 23:32
Replies: 55
Views: 1,037
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. You should be able to...

Hi Simon.
You should be able to knock it out with a piece of 2x2" wood and a lump/club hammer, you can also aid this by tapping in a metal wedge to open the joint a little.

Remove...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 6th July 2020, 19:00
Replies: 67
Views: 7,367
Posted By Arctic
There was something i did notice when i visited...

There was something i did notice when i visited the FA on the 4th lots of cans of beer and empty bottle in the bins etc, horse dung also, which shows the car park is being used by the horse & cart...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th July 2020, 11:33
Replies: 55
Views: 1,037
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. What bar did you use in...

Hi Simon.
What bar did you use in the end, also helps to crack these with the wheel still on the car i find, the rear you have to remove the wheel so you can remove the grease cap.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th July 2020, 23:33
Replies: 3
Views: 100
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andrew. Try these below also there are...

Hi Andrew.

Try these below also there are others to the side of the listing.

https://www.brit-car.co.uk/product.php/133329/3008/drain_filler_and_level_plug_freelander_1


Double check as I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th July 2020, 23:17
Replies: 9
Views: 158
Posted By Arctic
Hi Matt. The wiring for the FBH...

Hi Matt.
The wiring for the FBH should be in place down the side of the batter as in the photo below.
https://i.imgur.com/W2qaKNFl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/Txb1IULl.jpg2

Dosing...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th July 2020, 21:29
Replies: 8
Views: 211
Posted By Arctic
Hi Chris. Try one these two below...

Hi Chris.
Try one these two below 100% feedback, and have bought items from both in the past never had any poor parts or problem with them.

...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th July 2020, 01:39
Replies: 7
Views: 183
Posted By Arctic
Hi Steve you could try this below. Purchase...

Hi Steve you could try this below.

Purchase a curtain hook, and also use an electric connector fig 1
https://i.imgur.com/u4jKGNVl.jpg1

screw the curtain ring into the connector, and then crimp...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th July 2020, 01:21
Replies: 5
Views: 256
Posted By Arctic
Hi Paul. Do you have a sunroof in...

Hi Paul.
Do you have a sunroof in your car if so then read this thread,
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=118622

Also this is a must read thread as water could...
Forum: Items Wanted 4th July 2020, 22:09
Replies: 3
Views: 147
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jennifer A PM to me with...

Hi Jennifer
A PM to me with your full name & address will get you these (FOC) the service book as a few pages left so you can start from there. ;)

https://i.imgur.com/IH8LsyEl.jpg
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th July 2020, 21:35
Replies: 1
Views: 142
Posted By Arctic
Hi Ryszard. Glad it helped you...

Hi Ryszard.
Glad it helped you keep on motoring :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th July 2020, 21:16
Replies: 55
Views: 1,037
Posted By Arctic
600mm will move them easy even easier if you put...

600mm will move them easy even easier if you put a tube on it as well, i have never had any trouble removing one of these, i usually never bother un-staking them either as i always use a new nut.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th July 2020, 09:56
Replies: 4
Views: 166
Posted By Arctic
I always thought once the fixing near to the rear...

I always thought once the fixing near to the rear light was removed the trim then slides of the clips ?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd July 2020, 21:45
Replies: 3
Views: 160
Posted By Arctic
[[/QUOTE] Hi Rob. A little late...

[[/QUOTE]

Hi Rob.
A little late now for you but i found these photos
https://i.imgur.com/6IbfVLFl.jpg1

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

https://i.imgur.com/siBwcL4l.jpg3
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd July 2020, 21:27
Replies: 10
Views: 397
Posted By Arctic
Thank you Andy

I would like to add my thanks to Andy also, for some little items he sent to me they arrived today. :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd July 2020, 15:54
Replies: 8
Views: 320
Posted By Arctic
Ground down 17mm & 15mm ring spanners to get it...

Ground down 17mm & 15mm ring spanners to get it started ;)

https://i.imgur.com/7OVkv97l.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/B8CZv5zl.jpg
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd July 2020, 08:55
Replies: 16
Views: 487
Posted By Arctic
The whole insurance industry needs a massive...

The whole insurance industry needs a massive shake up & the government should put pressure on them to do so in my opinion.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 3rd July 2020, 08:49
Replies: 67
Views: 7,367
Posted By Arctic
July meet cancelled

It is now July in our sunny/rainy land of the UK and as we now know Covid 19 is still around, all pubs were closed but will or can reopen from the 4th July, there does not seem to be any life at the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd July 2020, 01:49
Replies: 8
Views: 320
Posted By Arctic
Once you have undone the top nut a little you can...

Once you have undone the top nut a little you can use a good sharp hack saw ;) below is a link also.

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=192709

cut slowly carefully ...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd July 2020, 00:35
Replies: 13
Views: 482
Posted By Arctic
Cost less than 1p each 0.1165;) the more you...

Cost less than 1p each 0.1165;) the more you purchase the less they cost :D i suspect most of them will be handed out at the meets if we ever get going again :eek:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st July 2020, 23:15
Replies: 13
Views: 482
Posted By Arctic
Alu1403l

These arrived today doubt i will runout for the next few years :D

https://i.imgur.com/ouxym8yl.jpg1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st July 2020, 22:57
Replies: 6
Views: 245
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Answer is yes you can use any...

[/QUOTE]


Answer is yes you can use any fan motor but you must retain the original board & wiring to the car along with its loom.

Replace this
https://i.imgur.com/63Jczh6l.jpg1

With one...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st July 2020, 22:34
Replies: 23
Views: 1,930
Posted By Arctic
I have a couple of spare in box ;) which can be...

I have a couple of spare in box ;) which can be checked out tomorrow to see if they can be used

https://i.imgur.com/xdqThLrl.jpg1
Forum: Social Forum 1st July 2020, 21:38
Replies: 12
Views: 519
Posted By Arctic
Hong Kong have 64 Billionaires and guess who is...

Hong Kong have 64 Billionaires and guess who is the richest check this guy out, who owns Henderson Land Development's. Lee Shau-kee.

I wonder if Boris the builder as contact with this person, by...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st July 2020, 00:11
Replies: 52
Views: 2,296
Posted By Arctic
I did some searching today and found these being...

I did some searching today and found these being sold via a well know seller of Rover MG products, so i presume they are the correct hydro mounts for the diesel. PS never presume anything.

Buyer...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st July 2020, 00:08
Replies: 23
Views: 2,205
Posted By Arctic
I am posting just to bring this thread up to...

I am posting just to bring this thread up to date, after doing some searching today i found these, hydro mounts below, from a well known seller so i presume they are the correct part?
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th June 2020, 23:49
Replies: 20
Views: 610
Posted By Arctic
Hi Roger. You should find that the...

Hi Roger.
You should find that the club as two that can be borrowed to use ;)

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=260420
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th June 2020, 19:43
Replies: 20
Views: 610
Posted By Arctic
Hi Roger. I presume you still have...

Hi Roger.
I presume you still have your speedo working now with the new front OS sensor change ? if so then it's most likely going to be one of the other sensors or bearing.

T4 will...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th June 2020, 09:30
Replies: 10
Views: 291
Posted By Arctic
HI Josh. Drop Mickyboy a PM see if he can sort...

HI Josh.
Drop Mickyboy a PM see if he can sort one out for you.
Forum: Social Forum 29th June 2020, 20:25
Replies: 10
Views: 551
Posted By Arctic
More Points.

I have added a few more points into the pot over the last week or so.

First was treating the front fence panel sections.

Remove the wooden section.
https://i.imgur.com/vICkLdDl.jpg1

Treat...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th June 2020, 19:31
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By Arctic
Hi Martin. As per our phone call...

Hi Martin.
As per our phone call earlier today, click the link below, post 16


https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=303821&page=2

These are for the real wood...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th June 2020, 10:33
Replies: 52
Views: 2,296
Posted By Arctic
Kkb103360

If and when i need one on my R40 diesel Auto it will most likely be an FL1 as they fit our cars with a tiny modification, cutting the thread down a bit.
...
Forum: Items Wanted 27th June 2020, 21:26
Replies: 1
Views: 97
Posted By Arctic
Hi Paul. I think i have a few Rover...

Hi Paul.
I think i have a few Rover 75 ones will take a look in the shed for you, (FOC) of cause.

looked and found drop me a PM
https://i.imgur.com/8l0QmhBl.jpg1
...
Forum: Items Wanted 27th June 2020, 21:23
Replies: 3
Views: 127
Posted By Arctic
Hi Brian. I am sure Mick will sort...

Hi Brian.
I am sure Mick will sort you out, i thought i recognised that chopped photo:D

https://i.imgur.com/Y5lDEeHl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/VZyFIrDl.jpg2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th June 2020, 21:00
Replies: 13
Views: 395
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andy. Earlier ones may have been...

Hi Andy.
Earlier ones may have been smaller, the one in my photo is from a late 54/05 plate, yours look to have been chewed up a bit also, which would not help try a smaller socket maybe,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th June 2020, 20:47
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By Arctic
As Mike says try the above pic below. ...

As Mike says try the above pic below.
https://i.imgur.com/D3kfNQhl.jpg1
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th June 2020, 20:29
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By Arctic
Hi Martin. You will need to lift...

Hi Martin.
You will need to lift the slam panel a little to remove and replace i am afraid ;)

https://i.imgur.com/CGjsm1Yl.jpg1

Jnorris i have one above. :}

They can be...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th June 2020, 20:00
Replies: 13
Views: 395
Posted By Arctic
A small 5mm socket will do the job just as well...

A small 5mm socket will do the job just as well ;) not multi-point

https://i.imgur.com/JFrlt9ol.jpg1

Use a 3mm if you have to ?
https://i.imgur.com/cREqesMl.jpg2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th June 2020, 19:53
Replies: 22
Views: 691
Posted By Arctic
Hi Darren. yes typo it should...

Hi Darren.
yes typo it should have read bonnet, sorry :o
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th June 2020, 11:30
Replies: 22
Views: 691
Posted By Arctic
It has never opened manually with the key on the...

It has never opened manually with the key on the drivers door. Are there any other manual locks hidden away? It's an 02 tourer? Reading other threads I found one suggesting hooking the rear light...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th June 2020, 11:18
Replies: 2
Views: 184
Posted By Arctic
Hi Steve. PM with your full name &...

Hi Steve.
PM with your full name & address will get you these (FOC) Arctic.

https://i.imgur.com/eo69hDfl.jpg1

10mm with 15mm head or you could take your other one to an hardware...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th June 2020, 09:50
Replies: 22
Views: 691
Posted By Arctic
Bonnet cable access

Hi Darren.
You can access the boot cables from within the OS drivers side wheel arch, drop one of the mods a PM and they will pass on how to do it, personally i think it should now be...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th June 2020, 22:09
Replies: 1
Views: 357
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andy. My pleasure i am glad you...

Hi Andy.
My pleasure i am glad you can put them to good use, good luck with the job cheers Arctic. ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th June 2020, 22:05
Replies: 10
Views: 350
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] HI Dave. Good news...

[QUOTE]]

HI Dave.
Good news then, you will like driving in relaxation no gear changing in the slow traffic etc ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th June 2020, 22:01
Replies: 30
Views: 1,547
Posted By Arctic
HI Richard It is also known...

HI Richard
It is also known that always best to replace the master cylinder at the same time as having a new clutch fitted, i learned that the hard way when i first had the MGZT...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th June 2020, 20:15
Replies: 13
Views: 482
Posted By Arctic
What can i say. ...

What can i say.
https://i.imgur.com/72hxhkOl.jpg1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th June 2020, 19:59
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By Arctic
Hi James. Drop Mick a PM he maybe...

Hi James.
Drop Mick a PM he maybe able to help you.

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/private.php?do=newpm&u=26070
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th June 2020, 19:34
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By Arctic
Hi James. It seems someone bought...

Hi James.
It seems someone bought the fan i linked too, not you i presume ? as i see you have an advert in the wanted section.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th June 2020, 19:10
Replies: 10
Views: 350
Posted By Arctic
Hi David How did the MOT go in...

Hi David
How did the MOT go in the end, pass or not ?
Forum: Items Wanted 26th June 2020, 12:56
Replies: 5
Views: 163
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]E] Hi James. Yes sorry...

[QUOTE]E]

Hi James.
Yes sorry i remember now i posted on the original thread :duh:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th June 2020, 10:59
Replies: 14
Views: 1,285
Posted By Arctic
I must once again publicly thank Mick :bowdown:...

I must once again publicly thank Mick :bowdown: for sending me the door parts i need for my transformation from chrome door handles to black sparkle ones, now that i have the thumb rests i will get...
Forum: Items Wanted 26th June 2020, 10:50
Replies: 5
Views: 163
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE] Hi James. Take a look...

[QUOTE]

Hi James.
Take a look through the front grill can you see a silver resistor at about 2.00oclock

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

https://i.imgur.com/mUSH3Qzl.jpg2
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th June 2020, 10:31
Replies: 52
Views: 2,296
Posted By Arctic
I have fitted a few of the hydro mounts & have...

I have fitted a few of the hydro mounts & have never heard any sloshing sounds from them failed or new, the worst i seen was the one below V6 had leaked a rusty colour substance from it due to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th June 2020, 11:05
Replies: 9
Views: 594
Posted By Arctic
Looks nice in the photos but all cars do mainly,...

Looks nice in the photos but all cars do mainly, as above do the usual checks, and if you do purchase it, remove the synergy, and have the 160 upgrade, replace the bolts also on the slam panel for...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd June 2020, 22:57
Replies: 20
Views: 1,106
Posted By Arctic
similar question being asked here below ...

similar question being asked here below

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=2820631&postcount=7
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd June 2020, 22:55
Replies: 7
Views: 1,599
Posted By Arctic
The same or similar question is being asked...

The same or similar question is being asked below, to a T4 Guru if you follow you may find your answer.

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=305884
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd June 2020, 22:41
Replies: 5
Views: 255
Posted By Arctic
Dave If it sounds like that then the pulley is...

Dave If it sounds like that then the pulley is suspect, does the belt look like its bouncing from above, take a look even do a video if you can and upload.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd June 2020, 22:35
Replies: 419
Views: 395,025
Posted By Arctic
Not hard job just need to reach up with some...

Not hard job just need to reach up with some snips or sharp scissors, best done off some ramps.

https://i.imgur.com/zhR3kJYl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/MqwEpHXl.jpg2
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd June 2020, 19:07
Replies: 5
Views: 255
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave What sort of noise is it...

Hi Dave
What sort of noise is it making ? anything like this below

https://youtu.be/sifkMU4uLjE

https://youtu.be/TPlLav4ulp8
Forum: Items Wanted 22nd June 2020, 22:26
Replies: 7
Views: 293
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andy let me look in the shed for...

Hi Andy
let me look in the shed for you, i think i may have some still.

Ok are these them.

https://i.imgur.com/y321tEjl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/c8rFBaIl.jpg2

Joints have...
Forum: Items Wanted 22nd June 2020, 22:25
Replies: 9
Views: 330
Posted By Arctic
Hi Josh. Drop Mick a PM see if he can...

Hi Josh.
Drop Mick a PM see if he can help you out?

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/private.php?do=newpm&u=26070
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd June 2020, 19:53
Replies: 419
Views: 395,025
Posted By Arctic
HI John. Not on the forum at the...

HI John.
Not on the forum at the moment its one of many threads i need to reinstate when i have the time, in the mean time hope these help.


https://i.imgur.com/2QgxFFnl.jpg1
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd June 2020, 19:12
Replies: 9
Views: 334
Posted By Arctic
key 12 will have fourteen splines, count yours ;)...

key 12 will have fourteen splines, count yours ;)

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

https://i.imgur.com/BbtDEzvl.jpg2
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd June 2020, 13:24
Replies: 47
Views: 6,437
Posted By Arctic
Got to have purchase

I ordered a set of these Saturday evening, they arrived today i could not resist at the price of £6.99. ;)

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/253789698425
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd June 2020, 13:12
Replies: 17
Views: 579
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Steve. Over...

[/QUOTE]


Hi Steve.
Over what mileage is the 82c reaching also have you felt the bottom hose after lets say a 10 mile run, have you left the car ticking over to see what temp it...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd June 2020, 13:04
Replies: 12,607
Views: 927,631
Posted By Arctic
Andy what are you going to do with all those left...

Andy what are you going to do with all those left over bolts :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st June 2020, 00:06
Replies: 33
Views: 1,197
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave. I took a walk down your...

Hi Dave.
I took a walk down your path today, and tried shaving some off the 60mm centres seems to work, i would imagine there is a better and smoother way but success to a fashion.

Ran...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th June 2020, 12:54
Replies: 12,607
Views: 927,631
Posted By Arctic
Hi Stan. Nice to hear you back and...

Hi Stan.
Nice to hear you back and you got the metal out, its never really good to ignore any cut that you think is quite bad, also always best to clean out any cut no matter how small,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th June 2020, 12:48
Replies: 72
Views: 5,198
Posted By Arctic
Strange mod

I made a few of these yesterday while i was tatting in the shed, sorting out something else.

https://i.imgur.com/T1szLHQl.jpg1
Forum: Social Forum 20th June 2020, 00:05
Replies: 28
Views: 752
Posted By Arctic
Hi Brian. Any good for you ? ...

Hi Brian.
Any good for you ?
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th June 2020, 23:52
Replies: 30
Views: 1,793
Posted By Arctic
not as good as the 3.5 tho. [/COLOR][/B][/QUOTE] ...

not as good as the 3.5 tho. [/COLOR][/B][/QUOTE]

Also owned a 2600 Auto from new more or less 3500miles i had nothing but trouble with the bands on the gearbox it went in four times i think in the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th June 2020, 23:14
Replies: 4
Views: 298
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mick. You are correct there ;) so...

Hi Mick.
You are correct there ;) so it is most likely the white clip on the thread its stripped the plastic thread, or needs adjusting, once adjusted put a cable tie round the clip....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th June 2020, 21:08
Replies: 8
Views: 375
Posted By Arctic
You could try tapping the starter with a piece of...

You could try tapping the starter with a piece of wood or an hammer tap not whack, while someone turns the engine over.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th June 2020, 18:35
Replies: 13
Views: 1,009
Posted By Arctic
This is what is inside of the throttle pedal if...

This is what is inside of the throttle pedal if anyone is interested.
https://i.imgur.com/kNE57YNl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/6odZblWl.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/QdJHMcGl.jpg3
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th June 2020, 16:41
Replies: 13
Views: 1,009
Posted By Arctic
Hi Richard. Ask them to unplug...

Hi Richard.
Ask them to unplug the MAF and see if it make any difference, we had one at the Nano which showed the potentiometer as the problem, unplugged the MAF and it drove as it...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th June 2020, 11:07
Replies: 4
Views: 298
Posted By Arctic
Remove the internal handle and see if the Chinese...

Remove the internal handle and see if the Chinese metal hook as broken, if so replace or repair.

You can use some wire & a choc block also.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th June 2020, 10:53
Replies: 25
Views: 1,207
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Brian. Would the...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Brian.
Would the upper coolant rail be one of these below.
https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-STC4646A

https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-PEP000130

Either are a nightmare to...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th June 2020, 22:02
Replies: 419
Views: 395,025
Posted By Arctic
Check Those Plenums

I know you may get fed up that i keep banging on about check those plenums, but with all the rain we are having it only takes 5 minutes ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th June 2020, 22:00
Replies: 7
Views: 310
Posted By Arctic
Hi Paul Thank you for the...

Hi Paul
Thank you for the measurement, i thought the wheel centre originals i have may have fitted but alas no.

https://i.imgur.com/dEb0H0Dl.jpg1
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th June 2020, 20:31
Replies: 7
Views: 310
Posted By Arctic
Hi George Yes the earlier tourer...

Hi George
Yes the earlier tourer badge was smaller i think, measure your on your car is it 40mm x 30mm ? sorry i do not have another.

But have badges that may well fit which are...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th June 2020, 10:36
Replies: 7
Views: 310
Posted By Arctic
I had three recently which were made by someone...

I had three recently which were made by someone on here? and i gave them away, measure what size it is as the facelift ones are bigger ?
...
Forum: Items Wanted 18th June 2020, 10:25
Replies: 16
Views: 465
Posted By Arctic
It does not really matter now as the OP as been...

It does not really matter now as the OP as been sorted out, but the one the Wullie photo is a front door lock.

This may help other in the future i will add full size photo to my thread on locks.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th June 2020, 20:29
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By Arctic
Yes i see what you are saying but again that is...

Yes i see what you are saying but again that is what i mostly have seen, you could try this below, rather than removing the pipe and fitting an undamaged one.

Rust-Oleum® LeakSeal® Self Fusing...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th June 2020, 18:37
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By Arctic
Hi Rob. I have yet to see a diesel...

Hi Rob.
I have yet to see a diesel car without the A/C alloy pipe not being rubbed in that area, solution is to tie it back from rubbing anymore.it looks like it is ok, and will not get...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th June 2020, 09:45
Replies: 11
Views: 536
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] It sounds like you have air in the...

[/QUOTE]

It sounds like you have air in the braking system? most likely in the secondary circuit.

Have a good read of this below before proceeding to remove master cylinder. you may have the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th June 2020, 21:33
Replies: 11
Views: 536
Posted By Arctic
You should be able to get to the servo by...

You should be able to get to the servo by removing the front plates from the plenum chamber, few photos below, should give you an insight hopefully.

Inside the car, to remove the vacuum servo you...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th June 2020, 17:43
Replies: 17
Views: 1,738
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi John. First you...

[/QUOTE]

Hi John.
First you need to say if you have the rubber seal or the velvet type seal, then your next action would be to contact Mickyboy on here to see if he as what you...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th June 2020, 13:41
Replies: 17
Views: 1,738
Posted By Arctic
Bumping up the forum for Ray as he is about to do...

Bumping up the forum for Ray as he is about to do this modification i think cheers Arctic.;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th June 2020, 13:22
Replies: 8
Views: 375
Posted By Arctic
Hi Antony. Check the spade...

Hi Antony.
Check the spade connection on the starter motor for corrosion and clean, re-connect, but it does sound like the starter motor contacts and plunger need changing, what...
Forum: Items Wanted 15th June 2020, 23:27
Replies: 16
Views: 465
Posted By Arctic
Hi Wullie. What does the letters...

Hi Wullie.
What does the letters say within the four dots on you lock in your photo? here.

https://i.imgur.com/csU1IJhl.jpg1

NS Rear lock should say this below. ...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th June 2020, 12:08
Replies: 17
Views: 978
Posted By Arctic
As you can see from the battered state, I tried...

As you can see from the battered state, I tried everything I had including smaller sockets, a cold chisel & lump hammer, even the mig welder. But I don't think it helped being only a 13mm presumably...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th June 2020, 22:24
Replies: 35
Views: 5,186
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi John. Yes i first...

[QUOTE]]

Hi John.
Yes i first make sure the car is clean & dry always best to use these products on an overcast but warm day, ;) i start with the shoe scuff go over all the black areas...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th June 2020, 21:43
Replies: 48
Views: 2,333
Posted By Arctic
That does look quite a bit of brake dust for such...

That does look quite a bit of brake dust for such a short travel distance?

mine did not have that much after two weeks of driving

Before the wash today.
https://i.imgur.com/Z5ei8LPl.jpg1
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th June 2020, 00:48
Replies: 48
Views: 2,333
Posted By Arctic
I meant that is what i will be doing next on my...

I meant that is what i will be doing next on my car, the front grill satin black, what break pads are you using ?
Forum: Items Wanted 13th June 2020, 22:00
Replies: 4
Views: 192
Posted By Arctic
Hi James. This would do you, but i...

Hi James.
This would do you, but i would change the gold resistor making sure all connections have some heat shrink over them, like these below.
...
Forum: Items Wanted 13th June 2020, 21:53
Replies: 9
Views: 379
Posted By Arctic
How about some purple ones :eek: ...

How about some purple ones :eek:

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/ROVER-75-MG-ZT-UNION-ALLOY-WHEELS-16-SET-OF-FOUR-IN-PURPLE-SEE-PICS/372909248703?hash=item56d31f90bf:g:IjMAAOSwM0BeGJOY
Forum: Technology Forum 13th June 2020, 21:31
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By Arctic
HI Dave. I wonder if it will allow...

HI Dave.
I wonder if it will allow you to view them also? i am off to look at all the threads with my photo stolen by PB :mad:

Keep safe out there stay alert.
Forum: Technology Forum 13th June 2020, 21:24
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By Arctic
Edge based on Chromium

Anyone else downloaded the new Microsoft edge, i did all our laptops and PC today and i am very pleased with it at the moment, very similar to google chrome, but maybe a bit better less intrusive?
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th June 2020, 21:10
Replies: 48
Views: 2,234
Posted By Arctic
NUK Star Spokes

I can not believe how fast 14 days have passed since i first fitted the refurbished star spokes to the NUK.

They yet have to be washed which i will proceed to do tomorrow or Monday, glad i did not...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th June 2020, 18:28
Replies: 48
Views: 2,333
Posted By Arctic
Someone from abroad posted a photo showing alloys...

Someone from abroad posted a photo showing alloys with what looked like a white line around the edges, but I'm damned if I can find it now..[/QUOTE]

Hi John.
We now know what you went...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th June 2020, 00:22
Replies: 48
Views: 2,586
Posted By Arctic
. I've ordered what I expected to receive in...

.

I've ordered what I expected to receive in the first place, the genuine items from Rimmer Bros. I have no intention of struggling with this any more than I now need to. The replacement fasteners...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th June 2020, 23:59
Replies: 13
Views: 710
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Dale. I would...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Dale.
I would suggest you send you old ones to (Stocktake) Dave.

Once you receive them back, send him the new one/s for correction, or if you are not using the car very...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th June 2020, 15:52
Replies: 14
Views: 672
Posted By Arctic
The whole car insurance industry wants a massive...

The whole car insurance industry wants a massive shake up, we are being ripped of that's for sure. :mad:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th June 2020, 15:49
Replies: 12,607
Views: 927,631
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. The link does not work maybe...

Hi John.
The link does not work maybe post photos direct ?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th June 2020, 14:06
Replies: 35
Views: 5,186
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. Sorry I did not get round...

Hi John.
Sorry I did not get round to adding the photos you needed :o but here is a little tip to keep the finishers in good order as below.
https://i.imgur.com/Uk4jrU8l.jpg1
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th June 2020, 13:07
Replies: 33
Views: 1,197
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave. all the fun is taken out...

Hi Dave.
all the fun is taken out of the equation then, no problem solving only how to adhere some badges, we want to find the best way to machine down the 60mm centre in our sheds ;)...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th June 2020, 12:59
Replies: 13
Views: 624
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Peter. A bit like...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Peter.
A bit like this then ;)
https://i.imgur.com/GkIINudl.jpg1

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

Going round the lock one by one.
https://i.imgur.com/zdx4Idcl.jpg3
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th June 2020, 09:39
Replies: 33
Views: 1,197
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andreas. Dave is correct its...

Hi Andreas.
Dave is correct its in the description on the rear of the badge, as the same size with different emblems will fit different cars as below.

Mini Silver DTC100680 MNH.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th June 2020, 22:09
Replies: 48
Views: 2,586
Posted By Arctic
HI Ben. You are allowed to be :mad:...

HI Ben.
You are allowed to be :mad: with yourself we all make little mistakes now and then, what comes after is how you learn from them ;) lets hope DMGRS will now remove these from sale...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th June 2020, 19:24
Replies: 33
Views: 1,197
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andreas. I was correct...

Hi Andreas.
I was correct (DTC10014MNH) are the same as DTC10017XXX

They arrived today and look what is on the rear of the centre.
https://i.imgur.com/whHiFsql.jpg1
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th June 2020, 09:57
Replies: 19
Views: 707
Posted By Arctic
Hi Lads Could we or would you mind...

Hi Lads
Could we or would you mind reporting the above on the link below also ;)
https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?p=2818071#post2818071
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 11th June 2020, 09:52
Replies: 67
Views: 7,367
Posted By Arctic
Steve hope you have not gone completely mad as of...

Steve hope you have not gone completely mad as of yet :p: but I was only saying this yesterday when I was at Glens fitting him a couple of vis motor at social distance of cause, that no one will take...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th June 2020, 09:39
Replies: 13
Views: 624
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave. I will try not to confuse...

Hi Dave.
I will try not to confuse this thread if I can help it ;) but this is a front drivers lock.
https://i.imgur.com/6c106uOl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/0W3ccg7l.jpg2
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th June 2020, 23:49
Replies: 13
Views: 549
Posted By Arctic
Hi James did you read this thread below. ...

Hi James did you read this thread below.

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=297573
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th June 2020, 23:48
Replies: 37
Views: 2,911
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon How did you get on in...

Hi Simon
How did you get on in the end with the subframe washers ?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th June 2020, 23:32
Replies: 19
Views: 707
Posted By Arctic
Look for W2L on the door lock and the big give...

Look for W2L on the door lock and the big give away is the child lock on the mechanism.

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?p=2818012#post2818012
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th June 2020, 23:28
Replies: 13
Views: 624
Posted By Arctic
Door Lock Actuators Rear.

I think most of us at one time or another have had a door actuator go down on us, ie will not open on the fob & the central locking doesn't open it either.

The only answer to this situation is the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th June 2020, 18:29
Replies: 18
Views: 1,533
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. I would say they are...

Hi Simon.
I would say they are worth that, but can not remember how much I paid for mine now, they do the job nicely.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th June 2020, 18:26
Replies: 17
Views: 978
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. After we posted about...

Hi Mike.
After we posted about Irwins & their cost compared to the other link, I decided I would also get a box, I already have some Irwin nut extractors, but you can never have enough...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th June 2020, 14:22
Replies: 12,607
Views: 927,631
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. I have had the NUK for...

Hi Simon.
I have had the NUK for 19months now and the belt was on then so can not really say beyond that, I noticed it when I was taking a photo of something else in the engine bay, so...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th June 2020, 01:10
Replies: 12,607
Views: 927,631
Posted By Arctic
Auxiliary Belt Change Diesel

I changed the auxiliary belt on the NUK well yesterday/today and just about time too by the looks of it.

https://i.imgur.com/e2JzdOul.jpg1

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

Turned out to be...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th June 2020, 23:37
Replies: 20
Views: 1,024
Posted By Arctic
MG7 climate control panel which is a £159.99...

MG7 climate control panel which is a £159.99 upgrade and really modernises the interior of these cars.

They do not work on the diesels like the original, with the original you can turn ignition...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th June 2020, 23:25
Replies: 18
Views: 972
Posted By Arctic
Hi Fred. They can not get mixed up...

Hi Fred.
They can not get mixed up as they would not lock together, as the guides are different.


Note the peg guides, one is central the other to the right....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th June 2020, 10:08
Replies: 19
Views: 707
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mr D. Is that one of the lock I...

Hi Mr D.
Is that one of the lock I gave to you a while back? they are a nightmare to open, well that is what I found. You can see the scorch mark on the last photo.

I did a 60+ photo...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th June 2020, 09:57
Replies: 33
Views: 1,197
Posted By Arctic
HI Andreas. I looked at a few...

HI Andreas.
I looked at a few sets of (DTC10017XXX) which by the way are also (DTC10014MNH) according to the seller to fit any other wheels they will need machining down?

Photo...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th June 2020, 22:48
Replies: 19
Views: 707
Posted By Arctic
New lock needed by the sound of it, does the door...

New lock needed by the sound of it, does the door pin pop up out of the top of the door card when fob pressed? most likely the opening switch as failed in the lock, so change it out is the answer I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th June 2020, 22:36
Replies: 18
Views: 972
Posted By Arctic
Hi David. With the engine running...

Hi David.
With the engine running and all the A/C off if you just press demist what happens please.

Remember these two wire 2 speed fans are louder & faster in those two speeds than...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th June 2020, 22:08
Replies: 20
Views: 1,024
Posted By Arctic
This is not 4 hours away I don't think ? but it...

This is not 4 hours away I don't think ? but it gives you an idea of what is out there, all will need some TLC ;) so look everywhere.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th June 2020, 13:58
Replies: 20
Views: 1,024
Posted By Arctic
personally I would give it a wide birth,...

personally I would give it a wide birth, sill/sills will need doing also maybe the rear arms, colour is not great, grill is broken, basic SE, after market cooling fan fitted is it working ? the price...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th June 2020, 09:47
Replies: 20
Views: 2,569
Posted By Arctic
Tom Hobbs Sills

I think this thread is well worth bumping up the forum every now and again, this will then highlight the problem of the two rear sills on our cars, also it shows the excellent repair work that ( Tom...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th June 2020, 21:54
Replies: 4
Views: 284
Posted By Arctic
Hi Martin. Did you sort out the...

Hi Martin.
Did you sort out the bonnet secondary release latch, that poke through the front grill. ( FPC100200 ) I recall you saying the one on the donor car is in good condition.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th June 2020, 18:02
Replies: 33
Views: 1,197
Posted By Arctic
There you go size solved its the larger 57mm :D ...

There you go size solved its the larger 57mm :D

https://i.imgur.com/135mO0wl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/PhS7rQZl.jpg2

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

Most of them out there will have the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th June 2020, 13:50
Replies: 33
Views: 1,197
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave. Hope you are both well and...

Hi Dave.
Hope you are both well and safe :} I was of the same thinking but am not 100% I have a set of MGZT centres in the shed which I will shortly go and look at but am not sure they...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th June 2020, 13:46
Replies: 33
Views: 1,197
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE] Hi Dave. I think you...

[QUOTE]

Hi Dave.
I think you may be right as 57mm are for the 11s /star spokes, & straights.

So Hairpins could be the 54mm but what would be good is if someone could pop a centre...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th June 2020, 12:16
Replies: 33
Views: 1,197
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andreas. No those are not the...

Hi Andreas.
No those are not the ones you will need, the ones for hairpins are the hard to find centres, 57mm ? I think so tread carefully before purchase, make sure.

I am not sure...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th June 2020, 12:01
Replies: 8
Views: 374
Posted By Arctic
Brake Pads.

In between some showers yesterday I started to check out the front pads with the intentions of changing them out.

Once I had the visual and the first set out it was clear all they needed was a...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th June 2020, 10:27
Replies: 7
Views: 353
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE] Hi Alan. If you use the...

[QUOTE]

Hi Alan.
If you use the link in my thread for the dieselcomponetsuk.com

they have sets of four or five cheaper than ebay.
...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 7th June 2020, 00:47
Replies: 67
Views: 7,367
Posted By Arctic
Meets this year most unlikley?

We now know that the FA is back up for a tenant, therefore it is most unlikely we will have any Nano meets this year, unless we find another place which I doubt every much.

(Below is what Rob...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th June 2020, 00:24
Replies: 12
Views: 622
Posted By Arctic
I have a couple of the tools to remove the petrol...

I have a couple of the tools to remove the petrol oil filter, both work equally as good

https://i.imgur.com/v5cF1rol.jpg1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th June 2020, 23:06
Replies: 7
Views: 353
Posted By Arctic
Diesel Brass Leak Off Connectors.

Those of us whom have the diesel R40 or MGZT will have plastic leak off connectors on the injectors, these can and do go brittle over time therefor can fracture or break, thereby causing a leak which...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2020, 17:57
Replies: 12,607
Views: 927,631
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] HI Mark. Colour looks...

[QUOTE]]

HI Mark.
Colour looks good I presume you did both sides ;) I found that the tail gate seemed to open & close better after the preventive mod, could be placebo effect though :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2020, 12:38
Replies: 31
Views: 1,662
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. Thank you for the...

Hi Simon.
Thank you for the photos, what is to stop the main cable end from pulling out of the box should the plates gets stuck etc.

It looks as though they only push into the box...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2020, 12:32
Replies: 8
Views: 374
Posted By Arctic
Weekend/Weekday plans for your R40 MGZT

My Plans for my Tourer this weekend if the rain stops are as follows.

1 changed both the Auxiliary belt, & compressor belt.
https://i.imgur.com/nCtPbQXl.jpg1

2 Change the front brake pads, &...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th June 2020, 11:17
Replies: 7
Views: 317
Posted By Arctic
Hi James. Yes it does look like a...

Hi James.
Yes it does look like a blind, but then again Tourers do not have a rear blind;)

The photos below are out of the owners book, some members have them other don't, so...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2020, 10:12
Replies: 4
Views: 221
Posted By Arctic
Hi Steve. As above Ben just beat...

Hi Steve.
As above Ben just beat me to it, the male is a lead, inside the condenser the hole is flat.

https://i.imgur.com/0E72Scil.jpg1
Forum: Items Wanted 6th June 2020, 00:10
Replies: 4
Views: 208
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Rob. Great those jobs...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Rob.
Great those jobs are building up ;) have you sorted the condenser yet?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th June 2020, 00:05
Replies: 7
Views: 317
Posted By Arctic
Hope this will help you before you get down on...

Hope this will help you before you get down on your knees and put the crick in your neck :D

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

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

In this photo the fuse is not...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th June 2020, 13:50
Replies: 17
Views: 978
Posted By Arctic
Mike you can do what I tend to do with the 3/8...

Mike you can do what I tend to do with the 3/8 size socket, I use the end in a socket which can either be 1/2" or 3/4" if access allows it ;)

Therefore fit the tool into the best socket & size...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th June 2020, 13:16
Replies: 31
Views: 1,662
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Brian. Unless you...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Brian.
Unless you have arms like an Orangutan and can reach from the front of the car :D

https://youtu.be/PlTKzqU1gzw
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th June 2020, 10:08
Replies: 5
Views: 211
Posted By Arctic
HI Paul. As above first check the...

HI Paul.
As above first check the O-ring on the intercooler bend going into the intercooler, easier to do with the bumper removed.

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


Also crash...
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