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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th June 2019, 17:14
Replies: 25
Views: 1,001
Posted By clf
Top mount as in suspension strut top? (I ask as...

Top mount as in suspension strut top? (I ask as there are some comments mentioning engine/gearbox mounts).

A top mount is a relatively easy job, providing you have spring compressors (as well as...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th June 2019, 15:42
Replies: 19
Views: 3,205
Posted By clf
https://www.carparts4less.co.uk/brake-discs?gclid=...

https://www.carparts4less.co.uk/brake-discs?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIos3L2KyC4wIVB1XTCh0ZrwwLEAAYAiAAEgLnEvD_BwE

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Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th June 2019, 09:57
Replies: 2
Views: 69
Posted By clf
They're the same as a 190, get them to quote fir...

They're the same as a 190, get them to quote fir them

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Forum: V8 Forum 24th June 2019, 09:55
Replies: 4
Views: 174
Posted By clf
I think it's the light shining in from the...

I think it's the light shining in from the doorway , but it does look like a dent in the picture.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th June 2019, 01:44
Replies: 10,491
Views: 687,427
Posted By clf
Would it really be less hassle buying the cheap...

Would it really be less hassle buying the cheap (and it is cheap at £12) diagnostic connector box you have linked to, that has goodness knows what inside it, from a seller who also sells kids fancy...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd June 2019, 22:32
Replies: 12
Views: 308
Posted By clf
The closest I got to this was being fired. They...

The closest I got to this was being fired. They were justified, and I could have even 'lied' and got out of it. I was having issues mentally/stress, and struggled with time keeping etc. They did do...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd June 2019, 13:22
Replies: 11
Views: 308
Posted By clf
I dont believe there are two different types. ...

I dont believe there are two different types.

Do NOT use anything other than Corteco. (do a search for failed crank pulley and you will see why).

THIS...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th June 2019, 21:29
Replies: 9
Views: 211
Posted By clf
and check your springs too within the cups. My...

and check your springs too within the cups. My car passed at least 4 mots with two broken springs (the tails were snapped off).
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th June 2019, 21:26
Replies: 13
Views: 487
Posted By clf
dont think of it as burning oil (unless you are...

dont think of it as burning oil (unless you are losing oil of course), but think of it as burning a heavier concentration of diesel (which faulty injectors could do).

Injectors dribbling diesel...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th June 2019, 17:44
Replies: 21
Views: 543
Posted By clf
Flexi is at the bottom/back of engine. Once the...

Flexi is at the bottom/back of engine. Once the tunnel braces are off, and you drop the exhaust it will flex down from there.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th June 2019, 15:58
Replies: 10,491
Views: 687,427
Posted By clf
Just to add one for your list John, mine were...

Just to add one for your list John, mine were made in Turkey.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th June 2019, 15:58
Replies: 10,491
Views: 687,427
Posted By clf
I bet the label on the bag was made in the UK lol...

I bet the label on the bag was made in the UK lol

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Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th June 2019, 15:56
Replies: 21
Views: 543
Posted By clf
As Jim has mentioned, removal of the tunnel...

As Jim has mentioned, removal of the tunnel braces will allow the exhaust to drop to the ground, but as mentioned also previously, support around the flexi.

As I was doing mine in the street over...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th June 2019, 15:45
Replies: 8
Views: 338
Posted By clf
I dont have an answer but this got me thinking of...

I dont have an answer but this got me thinking of questions.

2000 miles, over what period of time? Could the bulging have come from standing for a year or two? (although a bulge normally starts...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th June 2019, 10:56
Replies: 24
Views: 773
Posted By clf
Run the window all the way down, remove the seal,...

Run the window all the way down, remove the seal, wash it and the door channel, including the section inside the door. Finish off with rubber restorer then refit.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th June 2019, 19:30
Replies: 20
Views: 896
Posted By clf
I wonder if a 1.8 on was fitted by the...

I wonder if a 1.8 on was fitted by the 'mechanic'?


EDIT

............ stopped wondering
Forum: Items Wanted 19th June 2019, 19:29
Replies: 1
Views: 61
Posted By clf
send Mickyboy...

send Mickyboy (https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/member.php?u=26070) a PM. I am sure he would have one.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th June 2019, 23:20
Replies: 24
Views: 773
Posted By clf
did you remove them completely and check for...

did you remove them completely and check for splits along the length of them. When you removed the doorcards, was there any corrosion on the bowden cables?


I cannot think of anything else to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th June 2019, 22:24
Replies: 24
Views: 773
Posted By clf
I have never heard of it, but could the rubbers...

I have never heard of it, but could the rubbers be worn or split allowing the window to reach the top of the frame (pull the rubbers down to inspect)? Although there is only one anti trap sensor, I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th June 2019, 20:36
Replies: 24
Views: 773
Posted By clf
are the rubbers in place correctly? If the...

are the rubbers in place correctly? If the rattling is coming from the top of the doors, something must be loose to be moving to make a noise. I think you should now take off the door car to make...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th June 2019, 20:30
Replies: 13
Views: 461
Posted By clf
with that, have you tried unplugging them, just...

with that, have you tried unplugging them, just in case the contacts have 'lost' contact?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th June 2019, 17:20
Replies: 20
Views: 973
Posted By clf
That would depend on the number, and the letters....

That would depend on the number, and the letters. If a NI it'll be worth anywhere from 1k to high teens. Incidentally if it was an early NI plate, with two letters and a number one, it'll be 6...
Forum: Social Forum 18th June 2019, 16:11
Replies: 77
Views: 1,080
Posted By clf
Reintroducing glass milk bottles will be...

Reintroducing glass milk bottles will be disastrous over here. Plastic petrol bombs here did not have the same effects during riots. This is a bit tongue in cheek, however, I once read a newspaper...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th June 2019, 15:52
Replies: 22
Views: 892
Posted By clf
It isn't a 49k car. It may have cost that once,...

It isn't a 49k car. It may have cost that once, it may be a banger to the owner now, it may even have been a run about to the owner then.

They have now fallen into the chav status symbol category...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th June 2019, 13:23
Replies: 10
Views: 878
Posted By clf
The engine mount you changed to on your other...

The engine mount you changed to on your other thread, may well have been a cheap one that would struggle with a diesel auto (the heaviest combo I believe). I would confirm using one borrowed from one...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th June 2019, 23:10
Replies: 67
Views: 2,235
Posted By clf
you mean to say people other than you will own...

you mean to say people other than you will own homes? I always thought we would be paying rent to you...... :shrug:
Forum: Social Forum 16th June 2019, 21:48
Replies: 9
Views: 198
Posted By clf
Video manipulation used to be so power hungry and...

Video manipulation used to be so power hungry and time consuming, it wasnt worth the hassle, but nowadays with apps, and higher quality phones etc, it is so much easier.

I think I know the video...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th June 2019, 21:27
Replies: 67
Views: 2,235
Posted By clf
Probably the same ways they do at the minute for...

Probably the same ways they do at the minute for domestic and commercial electric........ In saying that, there is probably a way of creating some kind of resistor/sensor in the car, so that it...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th June 2019, 20:36
Replies: 20
Views: 896
Posted By clf
Be wary of cheap links. I dont believe the...

Be wary of cheap links.

I dont believe the warranty of DMGRS links are garage fit dependant.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th June 2019, 20:18
Replies: 67
Views: 2,235
Posted By clf
You can only have one vehicle registered to your...

You can only have one vehicle registered to your name.

For multiple children, you will have to 'buy' a 'child pass' from a person who will not use theirs (I will sell mine lol). If that person...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th June 2019, 20:08
Replies: 67
Views: 2,235
Posted By clf
on the fuel MAKES it payable based on mileage,...

on the fuel MAKES it payable based on mileage, without additional cost on the public purse for collection. As for electric cars, have their charging units separately metered, which is charged, by the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th June 2019, 19:56
Replies: 67
Views: 2,235
Posted By clf
......... and then add more cost to the...

......... and then add more cost to the collection system? Adding it onto the fuel would add nothing to the collection. The fuel way, will reduce the collection costs.

I can see the potential...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th June 2019, 15:18
Replies: 67
Views: 2,235
Posted By clf
yes I knew that. I thought it would be obvious...

yes I knew that. I thought it would be obvious though, having a 'modest' additional cost to fuel would manipulate the behaviour of taking less journeys. Thereby reducing emissions or encouraging the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th June 2019, 14:18
Replies: 67
Views: 2,235
Posted By clf
Having it on fuel would still do that, at least...

Having it on fuel would still do that, at least as effectively as it does now with the VED. A person would still have to put fuel into their vehicle, or choose not to fuel it/drive it. Just as they...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th June 2019, 13:16
Replies: 67
Views: 2,235
Posted By clf
I am one of those who believe the VED should be...

I am one of those who believe the VED should be added to fuel duty (even though we already pay tax(es!!!) on that. I understand that the cost of goods will go up, and haulage firms will have to pay...
Forum: Social Forum 15th June 2019, 20:53
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
It is the opposite John. Fox News = Murdoch...

It is the opposite John.

Fox News = Murdoch = Trump's ally

Sky News = Comcast = Trump's enemy

I came across an article recently of Trump calling out Comcast as a fake news outlet, hence why...
Forum: Social Forum 15th June 2019, 17:22
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
I think Comcast own it now, after Murdoch lost...

I think Comcast own it now, after Murdoch lost out buying it back, after which he went to Fox. I think this was last year or year before. Comcast are definitely not friends of Trump. (I always...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th June 2019, 15:11
Replies: 12
Views: 776
Posted By clf
One of the positive things I noticed in the ad,...

One of the positive things I noticed in the ad, is the second zt on what looks like a driveway. So possibly owned by an enthusiast?

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Forum: Social Forum 15th June 2019, 15:06
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
Do you mean Fox News (Murdoch owned or operated...

Do you mean Fox News (Murdoch owned or operated if I recall:shrug:) or Sky news who are owned by Comcast? Turns out Trump has a history against Comcast, therefore the Sky news will be skewed against...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th June 2019, 23:16
Replies: 60
Views: 2,692
Posted By clf
Normally? is that a mistake?

Normally? is that a mistake?
Forum: Social Forum 14th June 2019, 22:09
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
lol, no John, I would be the very last person...

lol, no John, I would be the very last person they would want in their media lol. You really need to stop being offended by my words and read past the headline to get their sentiment, you might...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th June 2019, 21:27
Replies: 24
Views: 773
Posted By clf
check if the sound is coming from inside the...

check if the sound is coming from inside the door. It would be relatively common for the regulator to fail, and when mine did it made a lot fo creaking noises before the cable snapped. It is quite an...
Forum: Social Forum 14th June 2019, 21:20
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
That is a dangerous cartoon. It should be...

That is a dangerous cartoon. It should be removed, and the cartoonist bombarded with angry emails with snowflakes explaining, 'you will have a wannabe tory leader now hiding behind every corner...
Forum: Social Forum 14th June 2019, 16:14
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
The sad and for me frustrating part of this, for...

The sad and for me frustrating part of this, for us to suggest that it could be used to incite hatred, means we have strayed so far from being right minded, to being 'wrong minded'.

I agree that...
Forum: Social Forum 14th June 2019, 15:06
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
Ditto I am afraid. Sent from my SM-A600FN...

Ditto I am afraid.

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Forum: Social Forum 14th June 2019, 13:47
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
Yes you are. Context And for what it's...

Yes you are. Context

And for what it's worth, I grew up with and see violence borne from an ingrained hatred, spurred on by preachers of hate. That hate has long since been taken out of proportion...
Forum: Social Forum 14th June 2019, 12:17
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
I haven't heard it, so I cannot comment on it,...

I haven't heard it, so I cannot comment on it, but would ask you, did you feel in any way enthused or even encouraged to grab something to throw at Farage? Did you feel in any way that jo brand was...
Forum: Social Forum 14th June 2019, 10:21
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
I am not condoning nor agreeing with actions. One...

I am not condoning nor agreeing with actions. One drink and the egg were not meant for me, but one drink, from an ex. For me turning up to a bar with a lady friend , misunderstanding that she was...
Forum: Social Forum 13th June 2019, 23:30
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
It is not about the bigger picture! It is about a...

It is not about the bigger picture! It is about a small specific audience of a radio show. It is about a comedian known for sarcasm, likely saying something to express HER own exasperation at how...
Forum: Social Forum 13th June 2019, 23:00
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
:eek: was this not on a comedy show with an...

:eek: was this not on a comedy show with an audience of middle classed so called intellectuals? Supposedly people who have the intelligence and aptitude to understand satire, cynicism and peaceful...
Forum: Social Forum 13th June 2019, 21:56
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
another nail in the coffin of satire RIP Spitting...

another nail in the coffin of satire RIP Spitting Image
Forum: Social Forum 13th June 2019, 21:11
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
Take it in context, a comedian saying a 'joke'*...

Take it in context, a comedian saying a 'joke'* is NOT inciting someone to go out and hurl acid. Just think about it the furore. What people are suggesting, is that Jo Brand is inciting some hippy to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th June 2019, 12:58
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By clf
If mine displayed that I would be over the moon!...

If mine displayed that I would be over the moon! Due to the accuracy (or lack of!) of the mpg displays, mine with a proper brim to brim calculation would work out roughly as 65mpg!

Sent from my...
Forum: Social Forum 13th June 2019, 12:54
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
Pacifist, liberal, Then maybe...

Pacifist, liberal,

Then maybe anti-pacifists lol

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th June 2019, 20:59
Replies: 60
Views: 2,692
Posted By clf
I am not saying it isnt, although I would imagine...

I am not saying it isnt, although I would imagine it would take more than one oil change (on what I assume to be a regularly serviced engine :} - an oil or PCV filter change may do it too) , and a...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th June 2019, 19:30
Replies: 15
Views: 741
Posted By clf
Some of them look very risky, although, the ones...

Some of them look very risky, although, the ones I saw first did have a purpose, a tipper trailer!!!! :eek: (although I saw a few different ones at the time, and mistakenly recalled the ones in the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th June 2019, 15:57
Replies: 15
Views: 741
Posted By clf
There was a suggested video whilst the one in the...

There was a suggested video whilst the one in the OP played, where a guy made one using a window motor. Not surprisingly the video did not show a demo of it working . But perhaps a seat motor or...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th June 2019, 15:47
Replies: 13
Views: 745
Posted By clf
Just look at your cars and then what happened to...

Just look at your cars and then what happened to the rover brand...... yet BMW still exist today.

Generic sells.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th June 2019, 15:40
Replies: 60
Views: 2,692
Posted By clf
I wonder if cleaning the egr help too? It is an...

I wonder if cleaning the egr help too? It is an emissions control device after all.

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Forum: Social Forum 11th June 2019, 12:10
Replies: 13
Views: 327
Posted By clf
Everyone has suggested he turned his wheel this...

Everyone has suggested he turned his wheel this way or that way, but what the camera can never show, is the amount of torque going through the rear wheels. For him to try to turn off the racing line...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th June 2019, 23:39
Replies: 10,491
Views: 687,427
Posted By clf
http://www.mg-rover.info/get_info.htm ...

http://www.mg-rover.info/get_info.htm

Congrats on getting the car you wanted. It will certainly stand out.
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 8th June 2019, 14:30
Replies: 18
Views: 566
Posted By clf
No recommendations for an Android equipped head...

No recommendations for an Android equipped head unit. I have been a fan of Alpine for past 25 years, and have quite simple specific spec requirements, a universal open source operating system...
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 8th June 2019, 01:10
Replies: 18
Views: 566
Posted By clf
pay NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY...

pay NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD- money, get NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD- product..... if it was in the car, clarify your...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2019, 22:52
Replies: 60
Views: 2,692
Posted By clf
I should add, my B4 and B5.5 Passats felt no...

I should add, my B4 and B5.5 Passats felt no different between fuels. Although the Xtype didnt seem to care what fuel was used, but apparently didnt like red (according to the service history at the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2019, 22:42
Replies: 35
Views: 2,214
Posted By clf
awww, go on, its even primed ready for paint too...

awww, go on, its even primed ready for paint too :p:
Forum: Social Forum 6th June 2019, 22:00
Replies: 5
Views: 198
Posted By clf
I love the futuristic protective shoes HERE...

I love the futuristic protective shoes HERE (https://youtu.be/rpnHVNm0wVo?t=271), no steel toe caps here, just a 'force shield' lol

I do love a make do and mend attitude.
Forum: Discussion 6th June 2019, 21:28
Replies: 5
Views: 211
Posted By clf
cheap parts yes, it is very common. drop links...

cheap parts yes, it is very common. drop links can be had for £10 per pair, but there are preferred ones, that are around £30 per pair, with new old stock originals being something like £30 each
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2019, 21:25
Replies: 35
Views: 2,214
Posted By clf
no, it looks from the second photo in the article...

no, it looks from the second photo in the article that it has driven into beick, then reversed hard back. The auction site photos have the bonnet open, making it appear worse than it is.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2019, 21:21
Replies: 60
Views: 2,692
Posted By clf
Fuel will indeed come from a small number of...

Fuel will indeed come from a small number of refineries. What is different is the additives that manufacturers put into their fuel.

I can only say what I have found, on my car (my dad had similar...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2019, 21:01
Replies: 35
Views: 2,214
Posted By clf
I think you are right lol my theory is...

I think you are right lol

my theory is totally wrong, although still think the door will be difficult to open.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2019, 20:59
Replies: 35
Views: 2,214
Posted By clf
with the frontal ns damage, it looks like the...

with the frontal ns damage, it looks like the rear door damage has come from the from being sandwiched between two other vehicles, and I would bet the rear door will be tight to open, if it does open...
Forum: Social Forum 6th June 2019, 16:51
Replies: 173
Views: 3,151
Posted By clf
That should read, a bit like having politicians...

That should read, a bit like having politicians at a climate change conference ;)

It doesn't matter where lol they shouldn't be at them.

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Forum: Social Forum 6th June 2019, 14:52
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
I bet he thinks of it as something like the IRS...

I bet he thinks of it as something like the IRS .....

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Forum: Social Forum 6th June 2019, 13:12
Replies: 173
Views: 3,151
Posted By clf
This is not a political post. This is about a...

This is not a political post. This is about a commercial venture closing. The decision to change location of the proposed plan to make electric and hybrid engines at the plant was purely a commercial...
Forum: Social Forum 6th June 2019, 13:02
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
This just popped up on my Facebook. Trump is...

This just popped up on my Facebook. Trump is clueless. I am wondering if his advisers are too or has he simply forgotten what he was told.
...
Forum: Social Forum 5th June 2019, 22:59
Replies: 9
Views: 261
Posted By clf
Is this inside information? (about the Ford plant...

Is this inside information? (about the Ford plant closure) As I understood it, the meeting(s) to discuss what was going on hadnt happened yet, never mind any announcement of plans. Granted, whilst it...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 22:31
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
But at what cost, not to those outside the US (as...

But at what cost, not to those outside the US (as that is the part I agree with - sort out yourself first). He is only in place for a short period of time, and he will do what he feels is good for...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 22:26
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
I think this one is :p: (Edited on my phone,...

I think this one is :p:

(Edited on my phone, I hope it has worked, if not, I hear Guantanamo is nice this time of year)

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Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 21:13
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
the problem with Trump though, he wont let you...

the problem with Trump though, he wont let you have the ball, and when he cant get it back, he will storm off the pitch.
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2019, 21:11
Replies: 200
Views: 3,948
Posted By clf
this respect has to go both ways though, I am not...

this respect has to go both ways though, I am not sure he even could spell it, never mind understand what it means. (I can't help but think if he read that, he would challenge me to an IQ test :p:)....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd June 2019, 00:55
Replies: 1
Views: 282
Posted By clf
because it has dropped off the 'unread' list (for...

because it has dropped off the 'unread' list (for you that is). click on the Quick Links, in the reddish/pink navigation bar above then select 'subscribed threads', that should show it.

LINK...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd June 2019, 00:44
Replies: 19
Views: 1,061
Posted By clf
I am sorry for scaring you, it was not my...

I am sorry for scaring you, it was not my intention, but was meant to encourage you to check it out, OK maybe a little bit :o because it is relatively simple to check. LSM (light switch module) - I...
Forum: Photography Corner 1st June 2019, 23:41
Replies: 19
Views: 407
Posted By clf
I would always recommend that you keep your...

I would always recommend that you keep your workflow the same all the way through.Shoot sRGB -> process sRGB -> print sRGB or shoot AdobeRGB -> process -> AdobeRGB -> print AdobeRGB.

The problem...
Forum: Photography Corner 1st June 2019, 14:51
Replies: 19
Views: 407
Posted By clf
As AdobeRGB has a wider colour space than sRGB,...

As AdobeRGB has a wider colour space than sRGB, you will lose colour, how noticeable it can be is hard determine. I can say, that printing AdobeRGB in a 'regular' print shop - Jessops, Tesco etc will...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st June 2019, 14:23
Replies: 19
Views: 1,061
Posted By clf
In this instance I would urge you to pull out the...

In this instance I would urge you to pull out the LSM and check it. There is one instance I recall of a 75 catching fire on the road with the source stated to be the LSM, and they are known to...
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 1st June 2019, 14:03
Replies: 10
Views: 412
Posted By clf
glad it has arrived. I was just about to send you...

glad it has arrived. I was just about to send you a message to check if it had arrived, as the tracking still shows it has not...
Forum: Photography Corner 31st May 2019, 23:55
Replies: 19
Views: 407
Posted By clf
for me the colours are great, even better when I...

for me the colours are great, even better when I loaded the AdobeRGB colour space. The bronzes in the spray really pop and the image lends itself to acrylics. Beware though as the image currently is...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st May 2019, 14:22
Replies: 19
Views: 1,061
Posted By clf
Possible wiring short along chassis legs, or...

Possible wiring short along chassis legs, or corrosion damage lsm?

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190531/218c933ace6cb770cdd7978a158ba200.jpg

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Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st May 2019, 00:33
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By clf
I cannot give an answer, but am a member of the...

I cannot give an answer, but am a member of the X-Type Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/groups/194507544017196/?hc_ref=ARTidcfaImWJpj5KWz4HYPG14QS-srjc8Y0keFNSfT_fFRXKzwdmIYii3WlDju2Bpp8) help...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th May 2019, 12:46
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By clf
I replaced my zt subframe with a new 75 subframe...

I replaced my zt subframe with a new 75 subframe about 18 months ago.

I misread you opening post, thinking you had a zt but could only get a 75 subframe with rubber bushes. Which is why I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th May 2019, 20:20
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By clf
it is very slightly quieter, and when I first...

it is very slightly quieter, and when I first fitted the 75 one, I could swear there was a very slight 'squidginess' on a roundabout I could take quite hard. Nothing scary, just slightly different....
Forum: Social Forum 29th May 2019, 12:47
Replies: 16
Views: 437
Posted By clf
I should point out and stress, the theory about...

I should point out and stress, the theory about research is purely that, a theory. A theory based on my own cynicism and betwixt the line reading. Simply thrown out to offer a potential different...
Forum: Double Din Navigation Systems 29th May 2019, 01:32
Replies: 10
Views: 412
Posted By clf
I havent done it to the zt/75, although fitted...

I havent done it to the zt/75, although fitted one to my nieces old Corsa. If it is similar to this surround

https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/iDMAAOSw5UZY-MbI/s-l1600.jpg

as opposed to this...
Forum: Social Forum 28th May 2019, 22:40
Replies: 16
Views: 437
Posted By clf
indeed, but if (just if) a British company,...

indeed, but if (just if) a British company, because of laws, regulations and protests, cannot mine shale gas in the UK, they could be subsidised to do it elsewhere in the name of research and...
Forum: Social Forum 28th May 2019, 20:10
Replies: 16
Views: 437
Posted By clf
it is just a thought, but could this be a payout...

it is just a thought, but could this be a payout to a british company perhaps carrying out the work in China, maybe because they cannot conduct their business and research in the UK? Or for research...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th May 2019, 14:05
Replies: 25
Views: 1,004
Posted By clf
I agree with you, however it is not about the...

I agree with you, however it is not about the roads. There is no road tax and hasn't been for nearly 100 years (if I recall correctly) . It is now geared towards air quality though. But what is done...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th May 2019, 18:43
Replies: 38
Views: 2,084
Posted By clf
For fake adornments, I will just leave this here...

For fake adornments, I will just leave this here ........
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th May 2019, 23:33
Replies: 8
Views: 558
Posted By clf
They're steep, on eBay...

They're steep, on eBay (https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MG-ZT-Rover-75-Brake-Pipe-Clip-1-SGK100670-New-Genuine-Part-/283452708613?_trksid=p2349526.m4383.l4275.c1), but allegedly HERE...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th May 2019, 18:00
Replies: 1
Views: 245
Posted By clf
Just found it on an unused plug. More white with...

Just found it on an unused plug. More white with red and many yellow dots :o

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Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th May 2019, 17:26
Replies: 1
Views: 245
Posted By clf
K bus identification

Am installing the temp gauge display, and have read of the red/white with yellow dot cable, as the k-bus. I can find a red/white cable easily but see no yellow dots (which I've read are notoriously...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th May 2019, 17:42
Replies: 16
Views: 1,462
Posted By clf
roof line too high for a coupe

roof line too high for a coupe
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th May 2019, 17:40
Replies: 32
Views: 1,804
Posted By clf
I can see this as well, however, there is the...

I can see this as well, however, there is the report function which would allow someone to report the thread with the hope that an impartial third party who would then do as they saw fit. (if they...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2019, 22:56
Replies: 0
Views: 214
Posted By clf
One for MGJohn (and any other ZS fans)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OPuIjROif3s&ab_channel=JayEmmonCars

in particular I think you would like it from THIS (https://youtu.be/OPuIjROif3s?t=397) point John ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2019, 22:54
Replies: 38
Views: 2,084
Posted By clf
did I read on this forum (I think) a few years...

did I read on this forum (I think) a few years ago, that the turned down pipes were part of the Euro 3 regs, to try to disperse diesel fumes?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2019, 22:46
Replies: 14
Views: 876
Posted By clf
no, that is an early car, real wood an' all that...

no, that is an early car, real wood an' all that :p:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2019, 22:32
Replies: 32
Views: 1,804
Posted By clf
what if we have a vote, sorry poll on it, with...

what if we have a vote, sorry poll on it, with people campaigning for and against, each putting forward their ideas, as to why one is better than the other? Perhaps have the poll over a week, so all...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2019, 15:08
Replies: 7
Views: 287
Posted By clf
Yes they are, but it wouldn't be the first time...

Yes they are, but it wouldn't be the first time someone has fitted mk1 headlights to a mk2 car (which are also a straight swap) . As long as they are the same headlights you'll be fine.

Sent from...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2019, 13:46
Replies: 7
Views: 287
Posted By clf
Yes they will, the headlights will determine if...

Yes they will, the headlights will determine if it will be a straight fit though.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2019, 13:43
Replies: 10
Views: 660
Posted By clf
Funnily enough, my great grandfather was supposed...

Funnily enough, my great grandfather was supposed to work on the titanic as a ship steward (according to family lore, but my grandmother was pregnant at the time, so didn't go - but then everybody...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2019, 13:36
Replies: 10
Views: 660
Posted By clf
No, it was an American and an Englishman that...

No, it was an American and an Englishman that were the causes of their demise :p:

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd May 2019, 16:57
Replies: 14
Views: 909
Posted By clf
I wonder if it is the captive but that is the...

I wonder if it is the captive but that is the problem?

If he cuts off the head of the bolt, and any of the other 3 (if it is the sub frame bolts), the sub frame will drop down. Then they should...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd May 2019, 15:56
Replies: 8
Views: 364
Posted By clf
Check the springs haven't snapped, especially at...

Check the springs haven't snapped, especially at the tails.

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Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd May 2019, 15:54
Replies: 5
Views: 361
Posted By clf
As above, it will providing the car is moving...

As above, it will providing the car is moving with air passing over the fins.

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Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd May 2019, 15:52
Replies: 5
Views: 369
Posted By clf
I remove mine, (the bolts are there and visible,...

I remove mine, (the bolts are there and visible, easy enough to remove without issue if I recall). Pedro is removing his for the same reason I did mine. I saw witness marks of rubbing on the pipework...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd May 2019, 13:36
Replies: 10,491
Views: 687,427
Posted By clf
4litres is surely nearly full capacity. Even with...

4litres is surely nearly full capacity. Even with lubricity of diesel is that not going to be too thin, possibly even igniting in the cylinder? I would be fearful of running for 10 minutes let alone...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd May 2019, 19:56
Replies: 16
Views: 896
Posted By clf
Yes, but when people have other things on their...

Yes, but when people have other things on their minds, or simply a lack of knowledge, it is not always possible.;)
Forum: Social Forum 22nd May 2019, 12:56
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
Not necessarily fed and healthy. May only be...

Not necessarily fed and healthy. May only be rent free.

Our conditioning on matters such as these, automatically cause to think in stereotypes.

Think again as though it is woman, solvent,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd May 2019, 10:44
Replies: 16
Views: 896
Posted By clf
If this happens, press ctrl - until the image...

If this happens, press ctrl - until the image comes to view. You cannot read the text easily but you can view the images and then press ctrl + to return size.

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Forum: Social Forum 21st May 2019, 02:05
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
I can be very cold and logical when it comes to...

I can be very cold and logical when it comes to emotional matters. Thats why I still have a ZT instead of my ex lol, and she was 9 years!

But back to the OP, say it was a male 'house hunter' who...
Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 22:30
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
I didnt know I had to lol. If I had either,...

I didnt know I had to lol.

If I had either, because of the conditioning we as a society have, I am not sure I would find out, however, if I was or became aware, I am not sure how I would feel.
...
Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 21:26
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
It doesnt have to be the man expecting anything,...

It doesnt have to be the man expecting anything, the roles can be reversed. Some women are after 'only one thing' too. We are conditioned to think it is one way and assume it to be. Just as we are...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th May 2019, 21:15
Replies: 10
Views: 660
Posted By clf
The DMC 12 was never designed to be a right hand...

The DMC 12 was never designed to be a right hand drive car, although they were adapted and some converted. Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DMC_DeLorean#Right-hand-drive_models) states 16...
Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 20:47
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
I have edited my post adding more. Yes I...

I have edited my post adding more.

Yes I totally agree with the vulnerability completely! But this is not necessarily about vulnerability. Someone places an ad, and someone responds favourably....
Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 19:50
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
Theres the rub. It doesn't matter what I think,...

Theres the rub. It doesn't matter what I think, it is none of my business. I will explain once I get to my PC my thinking on the OP (which is not about sex trafficking or pimping etc - which is...
Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 19:23
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
You've gone off topic An ad is placed for...

You've gone off topic

An ad is placed for such things from what I read above.

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Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 18:17
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
Who said it was ok? Take away your personal...

Who said it was ok?

Take away your personal conditioning on it and your emotional feelings on the act(s) . It is manual labour (some will say a chore lol) , of the physical act(s). A service.
...
Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 15:33
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
Why should it be? Because we have been...

Why should it be? Because we have been conditioned to think of it as such?

Like a tap being fitted, if both parties consent and are happy with the outcome, where is the issue?

Sent from my...
Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 15:31
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
My post wasn't directed at you personally, but to...

My post wasn't directed at you personally, but to the general population. However

1. Who gives you or anyone else the right to impose your sense of morality into others.

2. What lewd behaviour?...
Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 12:39
Replies: 5
Views: 158
Posted By clf
Google is your friend, type what you know along...

Google is your friend, type what you know along with the word 'lyrics' and off you go

http://www.monologues.co.uk/Comic_Songs/Dont_Jump_off_the_roof.htm

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Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 12:31
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
Whose morals? Whose decency? Who are you to...

Whose morals? Whose decency?

Who are you to consider someone else to be immoral because their standards are different to your own?

Who decided using their skills with their genetalia or their...
Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 11:41
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
Flip this over, it may be 'her' who is exploiting...

Flip this over, it may be 'her' who is exploiting his vulnerability.

At the end of the day, it does not affect our lives and if both parties are consenting and agreeable, then it should bother no...
Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 10:20
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
Personally I have no judgemental thoughts on...

Personally I have no judgemental thoughts on this, but will answer your question with one of my own. What is the difference between sexual service and a manual labour service by say a handyman...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th May 2019, 20:34
Replies: 10
Views: 689
Posted By clf
I suspect this post would not exist if they didnt...

I suspect this post would not exist if they didnt use a diesel, nor make SUVs (as much as I hate them). If they didnt move with market trends they would have had to cease long ago. Now they are using...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th May 2019, 13:07
Replies: 2
Views: 316
Posted By clf
I dont know anything about roller doors, although...

I dont know anything about roller doors, although my old employer had them on the warehouses of his premises. I always assumed them to be a basic motor with a gear, and a gear on an axle carrying the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th May 2019, 01:18
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By clf
did you type longbridge into the box below where...

did you type longbridge into the box below where it states

Human Verification
Just to confirm you're human (or at least an inteligent 'bot'), please enter the details below
What is the name of...
Forum: Items Wanted 18th May 2019, 00:41
Replies: 5
Views: 217
Posted By clf
still available NEW...

still available NEW (https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-GRID001516) if you have deep pockets
Forum: Social Forum 17th May 2019, 16:27
Replies: 9
Views: 216
Posted By clf
I have recently bought 5 new grey t shirts to...

I have recently bought 5 new grey t shirts to replace the 5 red ones I bought 3 years ago. 2 pairs of jeans to replace the 2 that were bought to me 5 years ago (they hung in the wardrobe for 3 years...
Forum: Social Forum 17th May 2019, 16:21
Replies: 173
Views: 3,151
Posted By clf
Ref 1974, see post 1 lol. I am.not bothered...

Ref 1974, see post 1 lol.

I am.not bothered by unemployment in any year, as it is a stat. That few can control. (I know the importance of having unemployment figures though).

There is no point...
Forum: Social Forum 17th May 2019, 13:56
Replies: 173
Views: 3,151
Posted By clf
I am being a broken record, but those figures...

I am being a broken record, but those figures would.be enough to make.the figures look more positive than they actually are, and dispel the claims. How many zero hour contracts were included in 1974?...
Forum: Social Forum 17th May 2019, 12:57
Replies: 173
Views: 3,151
Posted By clf
Just very quickly, adding the percentage to each...

Just very quickly, adding the percentage to each other would be incorrect. Add the 780000 to the number of unemployed then divide that by the number eligible to work, multiply by 100. Probably will...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th May 2019, 11:29
Replies: 48
Views: 2,323
Posted By clf
My own Japanese cars were from the 80s. Perhaps...

My own Japanese cars were from the 80s. Perhaps they have changed.

I am.trying to recall my 190 Merc. If it had the right hand stalk, wipers were built into it too.

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Forum: Social Forum 17th May 2019, 11:26
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
A spud, ;) Sent from my SM-A600FN using...

A spud, ;)

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Forum: Social Forum 17th May 2019, 01:58
Replies: 173
Views: 3,151
Posted By clf
exactly, and with these figures, they have been,...

exactly, and with these figures, they have been, each time they changed the benefits. The measurements, I have since discovered, remain the same, it is the categorisation of the claimants that has...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th May 2019, 22:17
Replies: 11
Views: 654
Posted By clf
just take the rubber bung out of bottom and let...

just take the rubber bung out of bottom and let it drain :p:
Forum: Social Forum 16th May 2019, 21:42
Replies: 173
Views: 3,151
Posted By clf
I am sorry, Clive, making 'assumptions' and...

I am sorry, Clive, making 'assumptions' and 'making account' of data, will not produce accurate figures. These assumed figures could project numbers that are 0.1 or 0.2% up and down, which allows...
Forum: Social Forum 16th May 2019, 21:42
Replies: 173
Views: 3,151
Posted By clf
You dont have to accept anyone's opinion, just...

You dont have to accept anyone's opinion, just accept that they can have one, and a differing one to yours. By all means try to change theirs by showing and demonstrating why you believe it to be...
Forum: Social Forum 16th May 2019, 15:47
Replies: 173
Views: 3,151
Posted By clf
From my point of view, I am not, not accepting...

From my point of view, I am not, not accepting the figures, but questioning their relevance. As mentioned before, there were no zero hour contracts, youth development and employment schemes etc in...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th May 2019, 15:37
Replies: 48
Views: 2,323
Posted By clf
From my experience in cars,British and European...

From my experience in cars,British and European cars tended to have the indicator stalk on the left, whilst Japanese were on the right.

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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th May 2019, 12:53
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By clf
And powered by a diesel fuelled generator :p: ...

And powered by a diesel fuelled generator :p:

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Forum: Social Forum 16th May 2019, 12:04
Replies: 66
Views: 1,669
Posted By clf
I have no opinion on the people, providing it is...

I have no opinion on the people, providing it is entered into freely, but I have considered prostitution - that is the 'mechanics' of it all, not partaking or participating. I have read some people...
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