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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd January 2020, 02:02
Replies: 6
Views: 197
Posted By Arctic
you could try this. ...

you could try this.

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

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

https://i.imgur.com/6mpmWGal.jpg3

https://i.imgur.com/Aohcp6al.jpg4
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2020, 16:13
Replies: 27
Views: 992
Posted By Arctic
Simon photo 1 & 2 seem to show something in the...

Simon photo 1 & 2 seem to show something in the key slot ? now you have it free from the steering column will the key go in and turn ?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2020, 16:06
Replies: 28
Views: 13,263
Posted By Arctic
Hi Cyrano. Yes that is the...

Hi Cyrano.
Yes that is the moderators task, as only they can edit the how to section, I would have thought it would have been a good idea to let the original poster access to edit...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2020, 10:34
Replies: 28
Views: 13,263
Posted By Arctic
Hi Tcut. First time I have seen this...

Hi Tcut.
First time I have seen this great write up thank you Arctic. :}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd January 2020, 10:22
Replies: 17
Views: 388
Posted By Arctic
Hi Matt. PM sent regarding plates, I...

Hi Matt.
PM sent regarding plates, I am also in the market for some FL 2 ones which are basically the same style ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st January 2020, 22:27
Replies: 19
Views: 557
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave rectified now ;) ...

Hi Dave rectified now ;)

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=140854
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st January 2020, 16:04
Replies: 12
Views: 506
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. I used the same product...

Hi John.
I used the same product nearly 12 months ago and they are as clear now as when I first did them, the sticky gloop was also used :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st January 2020, 02:40
Replies: 2
Views: 99
Posted By Arctic
HI John. It will be or should be...

HI John.
It will be or should be PMF check out these links below

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=20831

...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th January 2020, 22:11
Replies: 24
Views: 722
Posted By Arctic
I wouldn't say the seats are in good condition...

I wouldn't say the seats are in good condition not with a mark like that on them, being sold I think from a banned member on here, but yes I like the colour of fire frost over copperleaf I wonder why...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th January 2020, 19:56
Replies: 24
Views: 722
Posted By Arctic
The belts were replaced at 54,302 miles, in June...

The belts were replaced at 54,302 miles, in June 2015. The advisories have not been done yet.

The garage thinks that the aircon problem is the compressor, question asked about Vis motors and he...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th January 2020, 19:31
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By Arctic
Hi David. Yes personally I found...

Hi David.
Yes personally I found these easier to use below, because with the larger set I borrowed I still had to use an ordinary clamp on the other side to give me/you that extra safety...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th January 2020, 15:34
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By Arctic
I borrowed and used those above and they worked...

I borrowed and used those above and they worked fine.
https://i.imgur.com/4QUWeHvl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/Cney194l.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/YAq51QRl.jpg3

I then purchased these for...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th January 2020, 14:40
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By Arctic
I know with the Mg7 heater the demist test on the...

I know with the Mg7 heater the demist test on the diesel will not work unless the engine is running, I found this out at a Nano meet after changing a fan over on a car then also changing a gold...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th January 2020, 14:33
Replies: 55
Views: 8,301
Posted By Arctic
It's on the list for refurbishment :mad:

It's on the list for refurbishment :mad:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th January 2020, 14:14
Replies: 24
Views: 722
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] I agree it could be the cooling fan...

[QUOTE]]

I agree it could be the cooling fan and or the condenser, the car also as not been that well looked after regarding it's advisories, basic seats, Auto so tax is high, needs to be at least...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th January 2020, 11:01
Replies: 19
Views: 557
Posted By Arctic
Link to the live thread is below, the link above...

Link to the live thread is below, the link above is the how to thread and can not be edited by me to add missing photo's.

I have since the original thread adapted another fixing for the bracket to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th January 2020, 11:00
Replies: 6
Views: 500
Posted By Arctic
Link to the live thread is below, the link above...

Link to the live thread is below, the link above is the how to thread and can not be edited by me to add missing photo's.

I have since the original thread adapted another fixing for the bracket to...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th January 2020, 00:46
Replies: 18
Views: 604
Posted By Arctic
Hi David About 90,000 I think this...

Hi David
About 90,000 I think this is the engine that would not start after the crank pulley change so nowt wrong with the chains, as already stated in another thread taking it apart...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th January 2020, 00:33
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
What /which bolts are you referring to, I have...

What /which bolts are you referring to, I have only changed the original back box, therefore the bolts needed to be undone would have been the ones round the hanger but that too was past it's best. ...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th January 2020, 11:43
Replies: 18
Views: 604
Posted By Arctic
Oil change & filter twice per year irrespective...

Oil change & filter twice per year irrespective of mileage, spring and Autumn, average miles per year is most likely 6,500 PCV filter done also at the same time.

few photo's of what the chains...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 19th January 2020, 02:13
Replies: 6
Views: 547
Posted By Arctic
had a quick ride down to the FA yesterday no sign...

had a quick ride down to the FA yesterday no sign of life, all I saw was a few old fridges outside, there is some lorries parked on there which I presume are the ones used for the summer air slides...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th January 2020, 01:57
Replies: 7
Views: 246
Posted By Arctic
Rik just what I used in the end for my dash cam...

Rik just what I used in the end for my dash cam :D

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=276381&page=16
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th January 2020, 01:28
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
Removed the back box ready for fitting later...

Removed the back box ready for fitting later today, prepared the area above the back box and coated it with black waxyol spray.

I manged to get an extra year out of the original back box last...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th January 2020, 00:01
Replies: 39
Views: 7,496
Posted By Arctic
Hi David. Hopefully not to late for...

Hi David.
Hopefully not to late for you but photo's will be reinstated over next couple of days, also a new way of fixing them to the car ;) Arctic
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th January 2020, 15:13
Replies: 3
Views: 188
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Les. Thought I gave...

[/QUOTE]


Hi Les.
Thought I gave my number to you at the meet look out for PM with it attached ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th January 2020, 13:58
Replies: 9
Views: 370
Posted By Arctic
I have been waiting for the newer arms to come on...

I have been waiting for the newer arms to come on the market ? personally I would not want to fit two differing arms, I suppose it would be a good test to see which one wears better, but whom would...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th January 2020, 12:53
Replies: 3
Views: 188
Posted By Arctic
Hi Les. One of the best jobs anyone...

Hi Les.
One of the best jobs anyone should take out on our cars, as you know I always have at least 5 manifold EGR & MAP sensor set up which I take to the meets for members whom wish to do...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th January 2020, 12:26
Replies: 8
Views: 160
Posted By Arctic
Hi Neil. You can get them from ebay...

Hi Neil.
You can get them from ebay link below.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th January 2020, 12:09
Replies: 8
Views: 160
Posted By Arctic
Make up and use these they are a lot better.

Make up and use these they are a lot better.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th January 2020, 11:57
Replies: 8
Views: 318
Posted By Arctic
You could always fit Nylon washers, or even fibre...

You could always fit Nylon washers, or even fibre washers to the bolts & paper gasket between the crash bar and the chassis arms.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th January 2020, 16:39
Replies: 10
Views: 214
Posted By Arctic
Hi Scott. Nice one not hard jobs to...

Hi Scott.
Nice one not hard jobs to sort out couple of links below for brake pads.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th January 2020, 16:32
Replies: 19
Views: 557
Posted By Arctic
Those have been tried several times at our Nano...

Those have been tried several times at our Nano meets and failed miserably, as they could not be tightened up enough, if you can they seem to pull through so air on the caution side.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th January 2020, 10:30
Replies: 19
Views: 557
Posted By Arctic
Hi Bergen. You could try a good...

Hi Bergen.
You could try a good sharp centre punch north, south, east & west, round the edge of the of the rotating fixing point, which may stop it from turning enough to remove the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th January 2020, 10:12
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By Arctic
HI Roy. Its the one with one green...

HI Roy.
Its the one with one green wire & two black wires photo below, ask one of the traders on here whom is breaking a tourer if you can purchase the whole light bulb section.
Forum: Items Wanted 16th January 2020, 01:05
Replies: 1
Views: 112
Posted By Arctic
Hi Boriss. Drop me a PM I have a...

Hi Boriss.
Drop me a PM I have a set & the sounder which will be needed also. If you want to fit power wash (properly), you *need* this.

Please bear in mind you will need a T4...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 16th January 2020, 00:45
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
Filters Fitted

Fitted all the filters, Air, PCV, Pollen, Fuel, Oil, & change of oil, inline stat, visual check on front and rear discs/pads, all fluids checked on his car, one Rover 40 now runs great. ;)
Forum: Items Wanted 15th January 2020, 09:53
Replies: 13
Views: 471
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. I looked through all the...

Hi Mike.
I looked through all the boxes yesterday, I am sorry to say they must have gone to the tip in my tidy up late November 2019 :getmecoat:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th January 2020, 10:56
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By Arctic
Hi Matt. Nice looking car the colour...

Hi Matt.
Nice looking car the colour really stands out, the plates are good too, reminds me I must get mine plates sorted out on my FL 2 :} also miss my MGZT
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th January 2020, 20:00
Replies: 27
Views: 992
Posted By Arctic
(YWD100040...

(YWD100040 (https://motopoland.com.ua/detail/7588226010/#lg=1&slide=6)).

And it's raining again. :devil:[/QUOTE]

Hi Simon.
yes they are hard to pull out those two little wires...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th January 2020, 00:00
Replies: 8
Views: 299
Posted By Arctic
:wot::iagree: worth investigating look at Simons...

:wot::iagree: worth investigating look at Simons threads where he removed it and was trying to find the best way to seal the end where the wires go through.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th January 2020, 23:55
Replies: 21
Views: 1,324
Posted By Arctic
Wow I just sent one of these to the tip :duh: ...

Wow I just sent one of these to the tip :duh:

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Genuine-MG-ZT-Rover-75-Cover-Assembly-Engine-Camshaft-LDR104650/303440105241?hash=item46a6708f19:g:80sAAOSwf9teFb8N
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th January 2020, 18:40
Replies: 56
Views: 2,600
Posted By Arctic
Maybe drill a counter sink guide hole in the end...

Maybe drill a counter sink guide hole in the end of the prong then, or a bolt that as a flat end in place of the ball one at least you got it off
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th January 2020, 15:23
Replies: 2
Views: 165
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. Couple of ways to get the...

Hi John.
Couple of ways to get the little filter on the bottom of the washer bottle.

One front bumper off the other is peel back the wheel arch liner either was you will lose the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th January 2020, 15:17
Replies: 18
Views: 696
Posted By Arctic
HI Mick. Thank you for reporting...

HI Mick.
Thank you for reporting back to us, all the little reports help members in the future :bowdown: once you have fitted the pump please post your findings again, as always most...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th January 2020, 01:33
Replies: 27
Views: 992
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. The key as to be inserted...

Hi John.
The key as to be inserted though to position I also the clip need to bent on the end by about 10degree an hair clip would be better I think as it is a little thicker and...
Forum: Items Wanted 12th January 2020, 00:48
Replies: 13
Views: 471
Posted By Arctic
Hi Paul. That is a great offer...

Hi Paul.
That is a great offer :bowdown: I was going to suggest it myself as I think I may have one so it looks like Paul will get sorted one way or the other :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th January 2020, 00:39
Replies: 27
Views: 992
Posted By Arctic
To double check the above shine a torch into the...

To double check the above shine a torch into the key section let us know what you can see, anything like this below.

The barrel can be removed by using a sturdy paper clip, once you can get the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th January 2020, 21:22
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
I've moved house and changed my number........you...

I've moved house and changed my number........you know who you are :devil:

Brian :D[/QUOTE]

HI Brian.
If ordered from the link do you receive the forged bearing or a steel one...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th January 2020, 20:37
Replies: 27
Views: 992
Posted By Arctic
Simon Try some pencil graphite on...

Simon
Try some pencil graphite on the key and see if it will go in also, turn the steering lock as far as you can so it's in the lock position this can sometime also help the key locate...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th January 2020, 20:21
Replies: 56
Views: 2,600
Posted By Arctic
A washer between the ball and the prong would...

A washer between the ball and the prong would have stopped it from sliding or wondering I think ?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th January 2020, 13:12
Replies: 56
Views: 2,600
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. Put some red rubber...

Hi Simon.
Put some red rubber grease on the prongs and inside the rubber if you can, I know you have silicone grease on at the moment then try using one of these below if you have one...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th January 2020, 00:32
Replies: 14
Views: 843
Posted By Arctic
T4

I have had one for 5 years now and not made a penny out of it, in fact I think I have only used it personally about 30 times, used mainly by my son when he used to come to the Nano meets, which was...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th January 2020, 10:54
Replies: 9
Views: 546
Posted By Arctic
Rac don't change fan belts ? so if that's the...

Rac don't change fan belts ? so if that's the case they are no better than any break down truck, I would of asked the local garage to tow be back the 2 miles when he brought the belts to me. :}

AA...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th January 2020, 00:55
Replies: 11
Views: 537
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andy That should solve the oil...

Hi Andy
That should solve the oil from pushing out of the dipstick tube, remember to check you do not have to much oil in the car.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th January 2020, 00:51
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
I did a little more on the M47 engine today...

I did a little more on the M47 engine today removed the chains, tensioner, compressor, used a crank bolt I had to turn the crank shaft which turns ok and move the pistons up and down smoothly. ...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 10th January 2020, 00:26
Replies: 6
Views: 547
Posted By Arctic
I will be doing the same as I am only down the...

I will be doing the same as I am only down the road, also have spoken to the girl whom worked there again, and she said herself & boyfriend may be interested it trying to make a go of it, so...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th January 2020, 13:39
Replies: 19
Views: 1,164
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Arnaud. Pop the...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Arnaud.
Pop the black connector out of it's clip in the engine bay, then in the wheel arch pop out the rubber bung connected to the brake pad sensor wire/lead carefully...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th January 2020, 01:56
Replies: 1
Views: 248
Posted By Arctic
Hi Alex If you are seeing the names...

Hi Alex
If you are seeing the names on the right side under moderators, they will always be there, as it is just showing you whom the moderators are.

If you see the names in the...
Forum: Social Forum 9th January 2020, 01:42
Replies: 15
Views: 621
Posted By Arctic
I had the same email today, have been having...

I had the same email today, have been having quite a few spoof scam emails of late, some with members names attached to them so someone as had there email attacked, or the forum as been got at.

I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th January 2020, 19:02
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]E] Hi David. No the...

[QUOTE]E]

Hi David.
No the chain is slack because I removed the HPFP then removed the special tool which is used to push the HPFP through for removal if you were going to change the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th January 2020, 11:11
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
When the valves came into contact with the...

When the valves came into contact with the pistons, this is when the rockers were damaged.

When the head is removed all will become apparent ;)

This particular engine, and by that I mean the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th January 2020, 11:01
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mike. Yes in that photo I have...

Hi Mike.
Yes in that photo I have already removed the HPFP ;)
https://i.imgur.com/x4CwRLfl.jpg1

https://i.imgur.com/9Ne7qVql.jpg2

https://i.imgur.com/7OK5Hz0l.jpg3
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th January 2020, 00:41
Replies: 18
Views: 696
Posted By Arctic
HI Mick/Jay. Do let us know the...

HI Mick/Jay.
Do let us know the out come of the T4 diagnosis to see if it actually points to the fault, if the plenums have not been checked since the summer expect a wet ECU or even...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th January 2020, 00:17
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
Hi Scott & David. I am...

Hi Scott & David.
I am not attempting to get the engine up and running again as to may components are missing, I am removing what would be useful at the same time trying to...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th January 2020, 23:46
Replies: 11
Views: 537
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] HI Mike. Yes I have...

[/QUOTE]

HI Mike.
Yes I have followed the same procedure sometimes, on the odd occasion the PCV filter housing comes off without having to remove the injector hose ;) and as you say...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th January 2020, 00:14
Replies: 11
Views: 537
Posted By Arctic
PCV Filter

HI Andy.
If you are ok with a spanner you will be able to do this job your self, it will maybe take you first time about 45 minutes.

I would also at the same time change the oil...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th January 2020, 21:00
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
I made a start on dismantling a M47 engine today...

I made a start on dismantling a M47 engine today which was kindly given to me by Ade :bowdown: I/we are hoping to find out why it would not start after a crank pulley change last year.

Exchange...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th January 2020, 11:02
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] HI Richard. Have...

[/QUOTE]

HI Richard.
Have you checked the DOT age of the tyres?

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=287661
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th January 2020, 21:32
Replies: 7
Views: 352
Posted By Arctic
Hi Steve. Nice to see you are still...

Hi Steve.
Nice to see you are still around long time no see thee, Happy New Year.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th January 2020, 01:58
Replies: 73
Views: 4,055
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE=Sheraton;2784876]Aye - almost tempted to...

[QUOTE=Sheraton;2784876]Aye - almost tempted to fit them, just to see how quick it would fail...


the Meyle Bushes seem a lot better quality and are fitted in the housings properly - I've heard...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 4th January 2020, 14:40
Replies: 6
Views: 547
Posted By Arctic
Hi Rob. So it turns out the girl whom...

Hi Rob.
So it turns out the girl whom lives by me and was working there was correct, when she told me she had given her notice in because Doug was intending to not carry his contract was...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th January 2020, 11:22
Replies: 13
Views: 641
Posted By Arctic
Hi Andy. if you have not purchased...

Hi Andy.
if you have not purchased yet these are a bargain at the moment, photo attached below...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th January 2020, 11:15
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By Arctic
Hi Vaughn. Add a set of these...

Hi Vaughn.
Add a set of these to your kit just in case the back plate shoe retaining hole as got a little bigger, put them in from the rear and the clip onto the shoe, much better...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd January 2020, 10:45
Replies: 310
Views: 56,882
Posted By Arctic
This just a quick request that I have a few...

This just a quick request that I have a few outstanding compensators waiting to be returned, from around late November, could you please pop them in the post so they are returned by end of January...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd January 2020, 22:10
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By Arctic
[ [/QUOTE] Hi Karl. Yes it is...

[
[/QUOTE]

Hi Karl.
Yes it is fish tank filter explained in the link below

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?p=2778781#post2778781
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd January 2020, 18:01
Replies: 7
Views: 456
Posted By Arctic
Hi Sean. Excellent seems you were...

Hi Sean.
Excellent seems you were just in time they are now all sold, usually they are double that price or thereabout ...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd January 2020, 13:58
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By Arctic
HI Karl. Its in the correct place. ...

HI Karl. Its in the correct place.
https://i.imgur.com/APWYKBSl.jpg
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd January 2020, 13:37
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Christopher. ...

[QUOTE]]

Hi Christopher.
Do you have the fan off the car, have you opened the control box?
does your car have a silver resistor? what is wrote on the control box PWM2 or M47...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd January 2020, 09:22
Replies: 14
Views: 1,102
Posted By Arctic
I am not sure but I think Phil T4 does not do...

I am not sure but I think Phil T4 does not do any work privately now, as he works at Souls Onley, you could try taking your car there, or contact Bigruss, Marinabrian, by PM
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st January 2020, 12:15
Replies: 34
Views: 1,670
Posted By Arctic
The anti-freeze arrived safely & as been mixed...

The anti-freeze arrived safely & as been mixed already into three 5lt using some I had left over this will be used now for topping up at meets & services.

Bargain what not to like, Happy New Year...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st January 2020, 11:19
Replies: 8
Views: 270
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mick. Happy new year hopefully...

Hi Mick.
Happy new year hopefully it will be good to us all, in health and wellbeing also a little wealth, another year that can be left behind so we can all start fresh grabbing the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st January 2020, 02:57
Replies: 7
Views: 456
Posted By Arctic
Get your self another extra one but these below...

Get your self another extra one but these below before they all go, bargain at that price because they are usually £34 if I didn't have 10 already I would be buying these up.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st January 2020, 02:47
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By Arctic
Try some screw extractors as below. ...

Try some screw extractors as below.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th December 2019, 22:47
Replies: 26
Views: 1,390
Posted By Arctic
Hi Alan & Chris. I was...

Hi Alan & Chris.
I was sent the same email regarding another product which they were low on stock, I had ordered 5 units, one was sent out to me with a note saying the others...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th December 2019, 00:18
Replies: 34
Views: 1,670
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Kevin. ...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Kevin.
:xmas-smiley-008: no it will be coming to me ;) how it worked I don't know but when I payed for it I gave my address.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th December 2019, 23:29
Replies: 34
Views: 1,670
Posted By Arctic
HI Dave. That's Alan's quote, I did...

HI Dave.
That's Alan's quote, I did mine on my desktop PC first I entered Wales postcode then added the car details, and it worked. LL32 8LY. its a funny old world.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th December 2019, 16:55
Replies: 34
Views: 1,670
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi Alan. I don't know...

[/QUOTE]

Hi Alan.
I don't know what is going on ? I just tried again this time I got 5lt for £7.45 :xmas-smiley-008: mind you I did do a search first putting in a Welsh post code, I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th December 2019, 16:31
Replies: 34
Views: 1,670
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Alan or John Therefore do you have...

[QUOTE]]

Alan or John Therefore do you have the direct link ? please it could work that way too.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th December 2019, 11:10
Replies: 34
Views: 1,670
Posted By Arctic
Same here BOX80 only gets you 23p knocked off no...

Same here BOX80 only gets you 23p knocked off no matter if you collect or have it delivered
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th December 2019, 16:12
Replies: 26
Views: 1,390
Posted By Arctic
HI Chris Try this below type in...

HI Chris
Try this below type in the vehicle Rover, model 75, year 2001, engine 2.5, fuel petrol. because for some reason if you type in engine 2.0 petrol it will not give you choice of...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th December 2019, 00:35
Replies: 26
Views: 1,390
Posted By Arctic
I started to tidy up my shed junk earlier in the...

I started to tidy up my shed junk earlier in the year last January, somehow I have just added to it instead :duh: as I already have springs in a box as well.

https://i.imgur.com/MyYCBVHl.jpg1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th December 2019, 00:10
Replies: 19
Views: 1,359
Posted By Arctic
I just wonder if any moderators are looking in on...

I just wonder if any moderators are looking in on here at all sometimes, I know they have a life apart from this forum, but if even if you have volunteered to do such a job please look in at least...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th December 2019, 01:45
Replies: 15
Views: 887
Posted By Arctic
Last time I saw it was back in 2015 ...

Last time I saw it was back in 2015

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

https://i.imgur.com/94rKWEZl.jpg2

Most likely where this idea came from, I think the R40 Tourer looks 100% better....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd December 2019, 15:21
Replies: 10
Views: 857
Posted By Arctic
David here you are mystery over ...

David here you are mystery over

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=1137044&postcount=7
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd December 2019, 15:11
Replies: 19
Views: 1,359
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]TE] Hi Simon. I like...

[QUOTE]TE]

Hi Simon.
I like it excellent job they should last out the car now :xmas-smiley-008:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd December 2019, 22:48
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
The last part of the sellers name matches the...

The last part of the sellers name matches the part, so he's got something right. :shrug:
Forum: Items Wanted 22nd December 2019, 15:59
Replies: 3
Views: 189
Posted By Arctic
HI Rob. I have just looked in the...

HI Rob.
I have just looked in the shed for used one no joy, but have a few other hoses what part as split.
One below few of these have been fitted at the Nano meets, but they...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd December 2019, 15:10
Replies: 26
Views: 1,390
Posted By Arctic
Hi Mark. I don't know about these as...

Hi Mark.
I don't know about these as have never fitted any, someone may have ? but for that price I am going to put some in my shed.


https://www.eurocarparts.com/shock-absorber

...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd December 2019, 11:24
Replies: 29
Views: 2,171
Posted By Arctic
Mine took a couple of day to arrive but still...

Mine took a couple of day to arrive but still chuffed at £4.93 a bottle :xmas-smiley-008: less the discount

https://www.carparts4less.co.uk/basket

https://i.imgur.com/ifTqJ6bl.jpg1
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st December 2019, 15:33
Replies: 12
Views: 820
Posted By Arctic
The ECU will be in the same place, just not in a...

The ECU will be in the same place, just not in a big black box as on the diesel, if the ECU gets wet it can cause all sorts of trouble, and if the pollen filter is wet from top to bottom as you say...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st December 2019, 15:11
Replies: 12
Views: 820
Posted By Arctic
Hi Lee. You may well have checked the...

Hi Lee.
You may well have checked the plenums 2 months ago but unless you have cut off the first 15mm on the drain tubes under the car it still stands a chance of getting flooded, this...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st December 2019, 14:05
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jamie. Big thank you for...

Hi Jamie.
Big thank you for popping round this morning & sorting out the RM screen for me :D it works a treat with the T4 now.

Also great to have a drive in your BM Tourer I want one...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th December 2019, 20:15
Replies: 10
Views: 673
Posted By Arctic
They will and up the selling price I suspect, I...

They will and up the selling price I suspect, I can remember when the front cupra spoilers were £25 SEAT then caught on and the price doubled.
Forum: Items Wanted 19th December 2019, 19:38
Replies: 7
Views: 249
Posted By Arctic
Andy use these now instead of the rivnuts ...

Andy use these now instead of the rivnuts

https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=2782311&postcount=38
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th December 2019, 19:35
Replies: 39
Views: 7,496
Posted By Arctic
Tourer Rear Lights

I now use these for the light fixings which replace the "rivnuts" they are the plastic screw heads which hold on the sound proofing on the diesel engine bulk head.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th December 2019, 18:21
Replies: 10
Views: 627
Posted By Arctic
Hi Les. Sean is spot on the ball...

Hi Les.
Sean is spot on the ball :xmas-smiley-008:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th December 2019, 15:33
Replies: 3
Views: 390
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Tap them out with a punch once...

[/QUOTE]

Tap them out with a punch once removed replace them with scrivets
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th December 2019, 01:16
Replies: 17
Views: 518
Posted By Arctic
AS above pointed out by Andy, but here are a...

AS above pointed out by Andy, but here are a couple more photo's for you, its the top piece you need to remove, not the whole throttle body.

I have marked it with two yellow dots & also two blue...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th December 2019, 18:12
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By Arctic
Hi Christopher. Have you...

Hi Christopher.
Have you checked the plenums sounds like the ECU could be swimming or as at least got wet, also have you jump started the car recently as that can cause the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th December 2019, 14:42
Replies: 243
Views: 59,867
Posted By Arctic
I am sure I have one of the earlier one that were...

I am sure I have one of the earlier one that were made photo below.

https://i.imgur.com/jnpnmOWl.jpg
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th December 2019, 14:34
Replies: 15
Views: 1,140
Posted By Arctic
What will become of all those Indian arms that...

What will become of all those Indian arms that are out there, they must be in the thousands?

I have asked a few seller on the bay if they know the origin of the product & I was surprised to find...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th December 2019, 14:08
Replies: 1
Views: 327
Posted By Arctic
HI Dave. Nice one I must get round...

HI Dave.
Nice one I must get round to sorting my how to's after the PB theft of (Tinypic) photo's.

Some time you will have to remove the leak back hoses, because the unit gets stuck,...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th December 2019, 11:12
Replies: 306
Views: 74,089
Posted By Arctic
Hi Pete You need to use BBCode to...

Hi Pete
You need to use BBCode to post the photo as here below
https://i.imgur.com/RSlVkmUh.jpg1
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th December 2019, 23:54
Replies: 73
Views: 4,055
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jon. Ramps it would be great to...

Hi Jon.
Ramps it would be great to have use of a pit, or even a two/four poster lift.

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

https://i.imgur.com/hoti0X9l.jpg2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th December 2019, 12:15
Replies: 43
Views: 8,582
Posted By Arctic
Photo Editing

Marked for editing sometime this weekend if possible :eek:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th December 2019, 11:58
Replies: 4
Views: 393
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] do they not plug into the radio ...

[/QUOTE]

do they not plug into the radio
https://i.imgur.com/zcQX2CZl.jpg
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th December 2019, 11:19
Replies: 73
Views: 4,055
Posted By Arctic
They should be quality lower wishbone arms, do...

They should be quality lower wishbone arms, do let us know how they perform over time, even better at a great price from looking on their site.

https://www.autodoc.co.uk/trw/2201803
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th December 2019, 01:49
Replies: 6
Views: 445
Posted By Arctic
As above check the coolant level is correct as in...

As above check the coolant level is correct as in the photo's below.

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

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

Run the car for about 5/10 miles get the engine temp...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 16th December 2019, 00:47
Replies: 30
Views: 1,193
Posted By Arctic
I have just bought the HPFP kit and over the next...

I have just bought the HPFP kit and over the next few weeks will be refurbishing the spare pump I have in the shed from a FL1 it came from a Freelander that Russ fitted another pump to :bowdown:
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th December 2019, 15:05
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By Arctic
Here you go a couple of photo's, is it diesel...

Here you go a couple of photo's, is it diesel leaking or coolant ?

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

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

https://i.imgur.com/OMIDBnml.jpg3
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th December 2019, 14:29
Replies: 29
Views: 2,171
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dawn. Excellent great find have...

Hi Dawn.
Excellent great find have put order in for a couple of bottles, which I will use come spring :xmas-smiley-008:

:christmas: to you cheers Arctic.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th December 2019, 12:30
Replies: 29
Views: 2,171
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Dawn do you have the code for the...

[QUOTE]]

Dawn do you have the code for the product please :xmas-smiley-008:

searched can not find
https://www.carparts4less.co.uk/
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th December 2019, 01:18
Replies: 39
Views: 2,002
Posted By Arctic
Hi Dave & Brian. I could...

Hi Dave & Brian.
I could be completely wrong and most likely am, but that was what I was looking at, they seem to be welded in a different position, of cause the view of the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th December 2019, 11:07
Replies: 39
Views: 2,002
Posted By Arctic
Hi Robert. I think you will find...

Hi Robert.
I think you will find the ones Rimmers are selling are all the Indian type, you can see that from the blown up photo's note the drainage holes in them compared to the photo...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th December 2019, 10:40
Replies: 7
Views: 1,216
Posted By Arctic
Head Gasket Failure

Head Gasket Failure
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th December 2019, 10:39
Replies: 7
Cdt
Views: 374
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] You need to drop BigRuss or...

[QUOTE]]


You need to drop BigRuss or Marianbrian, a PM I am sure both of them will be able to help you out before Xmas thus giving your self a lovely new present.
...
Forum: Social Forum 11th December 2019, 15:42
Replies: 14
Views: 257
Posted By Arctic
Trebor

:birthday:Time is racing on Rob not as fast as your Jag though I hope, happy birthday have a great day all the best Arctic. :birthday2:
Forum: Social Forum 11th December 2019, 15:03
Replies: 1
Views: 134
Posted By Arctic
Trebor _ROB

:birthday: Time is racing on Rob not as fast as your Jag though I hope, happy birthday have a great day all the best Arctic. :birthday2:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th December 2019, 11:14
Replies: 4
Views: 412
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simone. Unplug it and...

Hi Simone.
Unplug it and disconnect the fuel line, then remove from the car so you can clean it up, once cleaned up give it a coat of black paint & re-fit.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th December 2019, 22:16
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
I gave the tourer a good drive to wales and back,...

I gave the tourer a good drive to wales and back, after delivering gran kids Christmas presents, what a wet and windy drive that was. :eek: still stretched its legs for it, added a good dose of...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th December 2019, 00:54
Replies: 25
Views: 1,203
Posted By Arctic
[/QUOTE] Hi John. To view the Y...

[/QUOTE]

Hi John.
To view the Y connection to the head which if faulty & leaking, most of the time its the seal but the Y connection its self gets brittle over time and starts to...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th December 2019, 21:09
Replies: 12
Views: 899
Posted By Arctic
Hi Richard. The link below will...

Hi Richard.
The link below will give you a good insight to all the mounts that can be fitted to our cars but it goes without saying the very best would be an original mount....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th December 2019, 14:52
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By Arctic
HI Mick. Great but keep your eye on...

HI Mick.
Great but keep your eye on it , as most likely by now the intercooler hose would be ready for a change, when you do change it over or even before re-visit the O-rings to make...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th December 2019, 03:11
Replies: 5
Views: 308
Posted By Arctic
Bob just get a length of wood or metal bar and...

Bob just get a length of wood or metal bar and wedge the brake peddle down, then when you remove the hose from the caliper it should not run, even if you use a clamp you still have to bleed the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th December 2019, 21:01
Replies: 12
Views: 899
Posted By Arctic
Hi Pete. I would always recommend the...

Hi Pete.
I would always recommend the original mount with the letter T on, but that as been compromised due to the tooling being destroyed or broken, so the mould for the 1.8 was used so I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 16:15
Replies: 10
Views: 528
Posted By Arctic
It would be a good idea maybe to hold fire for...

It would be a good idea maybe to hold fire for the boxing day sales, like every year the price drop on these dash cams after Xmay day.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th December 2019, 14:08
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By Arctic
I would also fit some new Viton O-rings on the...

I would also fit some new Viton O-rings on the intercooler bend that fits into the intercooler it's self at the same time, good luck let us know the out come.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th December 2019, 14:06
Replies: 73
Views: 4,055
Posted By Arctic
Special Tool

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

https://i.imgur.com/KkkFmyMl.jpg1
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 11:42
Replies: 10
Views: 528
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]] Hi Brian. When you do...

[QUOTE]]

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

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

Euro...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th December 2019, 10:52
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE]E] Wipe the EGR blank, also inside...

[QUOTE]E]

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

If is old and swollen then get new one like this below, do you have the one...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 10:46
Replies: 2
Views: 454
Posted By Arctic
Hi Jon. Nice one we have now found you...

Hi Jon.
Nice one we have now found you some little jobs you can under take at next years Nano meets:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 10:30
Replies: 56
Views: 2,600
Posted By Arctic
Hi Simon. A lovely job you have...

Hi Simon.
A lovely job you have done there, also great idea with the dolly:clap:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th December 2019, 13:49
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
I wonder if they had to tread water and chew...

I wonder if they had to tread water and chew through the wires at the same time if they would get a shock from a live wire :laughing2:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th December 2019, 23:15
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE] HI Andy. For sure he...

[QUOTE]

HI Andy.
For sure he is after the 160 anyways so it could be checked then at the same time, I have just added a few photo's to the thread below....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th December 2019, 23:12
Replies: 397
Views: 379,790
Posted By Arctic
Check your plenums

If this is not a good reason to check your plenums I don't know what is, hopefully we managed to save the ECU only time will tell, it could well have got damp inside, car is running ok at the moment....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th December 2019, 23:06
Replies: 11,572
Views: 802,989
Posted By Arctic
Check Those Plenums.

Hopefully saved an ECU from dying, plenums swimming, we will have to wait and see, if not then the member may well be looking for a new one.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd December 2019, 19:25
Replies: 8
Views: 491
Posted By Arctic
Hi John. Arm your self with a pair of...

Hi John.
Arm your self with a pair of long nosed pliers, squeeze the metal tang together and pull off the clip fit them back onto the door card, below is a link kindly done by Colin, and...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd December 2019, 11:55
Replies: 3
Views: 400
Posted By Arctic
It may have something to do with this below ?...

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


https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=301235
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd December 2019, 21:34
Replies: 73
Views: 4,055
Posted By Arctic
I have used swivel headed sockets, ring spanner...

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

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

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

ring spanner joined together by...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd December 2019, 21:13
Replies: 19
Views: 1,359
Posted By Arctic
[QUOTE=Blink;2779365]Good idea Steve - especially...

[QUOTE=Blink;2779365]Good idea Steve - especially the moulded washers. I see you've used flat sheet for some washers and some bits cut from another heatshield for others. I don't have either of those...
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