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Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th April 2020, 14:26
Replies: 10
Views: 179
Posted By stocktake
OK, when you push the switches in by hand you...

OK, when you push the switches in by hand you should go from zero resistance to infinite resistance on your meter. pressing the switches in should stop the motor, if not the switch is faulty. Again,...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th April 2020, 11:14
Replies: 10
Views: 179
Posted By stocktake
OK Cosmin, That is good information, your...

OK Cosmin,
That is good information, your problem will almost certainly be in one of of the microswitches, either it is not positioned correct on the cam or the end of the switch has broken off...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th April 2020, 11:01
Replies: 10
Views: 179
Posted By stocktake
When you say the power Vis spins continuously do...

When you say the power Vis spins continuously do you mean the final drive peg can actually be seen going round and round? Or, can you just hear the motor running? If it is the latter then the gearing...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th April 2020, 10:23
Replies: 10
Views: 179
Posted By stocktake
I think you may be mixing up the power and...

I think you may be mixing up the power and balance Vis motors.
It is the balance one that has the ability to continuously go round and round if it is not connected to the balance flap.
The power...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th April 2020, 09:43
Replies: 6
Views: 152
Posted By stocktake
Pretty certain it is triggered after you have ten...

Pretty certain it is triggered after you have ten posts, as you are on nine as I write this we /you will soon find out :)

Edit: I also seem to recall you are limited to ten thanks per day
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th April 2020, 18:27
Replies: 16
Views: 600
Posted By stocktake
If you blip the throttle and it returns to the...

If you blip the throttle and it returns to the correct RPM then it is the linkage or the throttle body. if not then I doubt it is either of those.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd April 2020, 10:07
Replies: 21
Views: 679
Posted By stocktake
I'm just trying to work out the difference...

I'm just trying to work out the difference between boredom and hunger...:shrug::mad:

"I'm not hungry I'm just bored"
"I'm not hungry I'm just bored"
"I'm not hungry I'm just bored"
:oops: ...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st April 2020, 22:25
Replies: 12
Views: 486
Posted By stocktake
How about trying something like this? ...

How about trying something like this?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/4-x-14-CLAMP-ON-STAINLESS-EXHAUST-SILENCER-BOX-2-3-8-ID-60mm-INLET-OUTLET/233317736234?hash=item3652d21f2a:g:JfcAAOSwvT5dW6sv
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 1st April 2020, 19:52
Replies: 35
Views: 5,485
Posted By stocktake
Best thing to do to check is to insert a known...

Best thing to do to check is to insert a known good disk, if there is nobody local David I am more than happy to send you an old disk that I used to use for you to try, we will then know for definite...
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 1st April 2020, 15:51
Replies: 35
Views: 5,485
Posted By stocktake
Hi David, The Identification of sat nav models...

Hi David,
The Identification of sat nav models is not difficult, from your description you do have a BMW ver but it should not make a difference....
Forum: Social Forum 29th March 2020, 20:42
Replies: 865
Views: 20,504
Posted By stocktake
Wise words as always from Russ. I would just add...

Wise words as always from Russ. I would just add that the private sector is also under pressure. Wife is an RGN in a nursing home and they are in lockdown, this means all the residents, all who are...
Forum: Social Forum 29th March 2020, 16:09
Replies: 865
Views: 20,504
Posted By stocktake
Little advertised but just as important ...

Little advertised but just as important
https://twitter.com/DarylDust/status/1243532551219826690
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th March 2020, 19:12
Replies: 42
Views: 1,358
Posted By stocktake
coppaslip here too:shrug:

coppaslip here too:shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th March 2020, 17:00
Replies: 15
Views: 847
Posted By stocktake
Hmm, off the road for the last 4 yr it seems and...

Hmm, off the road for the last 4 yr it seems and then there are these advisories

Front Brake disc worn, pitted or scored, but not seriously weakened (1.1.14 (a) (ii))
Rear Brake disc worn, pitted...
Forum: Social Forum 26th March 2020, 09:18
Replies: 90
Views: 4,183
Posted By stocktake
I heard a little rumour, I don't know if it's...

I heard a little rumour,
I don't know if it's true,
the world is going to be at peace,
for at least a month or two.

I heard that folk must stay at home,
and spend time with their kin,...
Forum: Social Forum 25th March 2020, 16:48
Replies: 70
Views: 2,842
Posted By stocktake
I'm at home as I took the chance to retire early...

I'm at home as I took the chance to retire early after Carillion collapsed 2yr ago, wife is a wee bit younger than me and is an RGN.
She is the Unit Manager of a nursing home and already working...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th March 2020, 09:34
Replies: 31
Views: 1,325
Posted By stocktake
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread....

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=303796
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th March 2020, 09:31
Replies: 21
Views: 862
Posted By stocktake
MOT extended for 6 months

Just been announced on the TV. Any MOT due from late March extended for 6 months. "but you must keep your car in a roadworthy condition"
hopefully more details to follow. Apparently a statement from...
Forum: Social Forum 21st March 2020, 14:32
Replies: 60
Views: 1,492
Posted By stocktake
This week had official confirmation that our...

This week had official confirmation that our Canaries holiday is cancelled and also so far 3 Theatre breaks, one of which was an overnight stop, pretty certain there will be more to come. At least we...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st March 2020, 14:25
Replies: 33
Views: 1,468
Posted By stocktake
This sounds like a great idea, think I will do...

This sounds like a great idea, think I will do similar in the good weather. Thank you. :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 21st March 2020, 11:15
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By stocktake
part no JUE001240 ? ...

part no JUE001240 ?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rover-75-MGZT-Air-con-pipe-V6-Compressor-to-connector-JUE001240/162488285187?fits=Car+Make%3ARover%7CModel%3A75&hash=item25d50e7803:g:rpwAAOSwwpdW88Np
Forum: Social Forum 19th March 2020, 20:16
Replies: 2
Views: 210
Posted By stocktake
That's just a picture of a mug ;)

That's just a picture of a mug ;)
Forum: Social Forum 19th March 2020, 20:15
Replies: 75
Views: 3,371
Posted By stocktake
As difficult as this is to read it is...

As difficult as this is to read it is unfortunately and sadly true, Kudos to Kaiser for saying it.
Forum: Social Forum 19th March 2020, 19:43
Replies: 90
Views: 4,183
Posted By stocktake
Coronavirus Rhapsody: Bet you sing it :) ...

Coronavirus Rhapsody:

Bet you sing it :)

Is this a sore throat?

Is this just allergies?

Caught in a lockdown
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th March 2020, 19:23
Replies: 16
Views: 837
Posted By stocktake
Under different circumstances I would had had a...

Under different circumstances I would had had a ride over to see if we could sort it, I'm only Easterly Road but given the current climate I will watch for the post or listen for the bang :D :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th March 2020, 18:15
Replies: 12,021
Views: 850,094
Posted By stocktake
Correct but as i say they are a little lively,...

Correct but as i say they are a little lively, what is a little gentler on the gearing is the equivilent of the Mabuchi 20150. However, my experience is that many of these advertised are actually the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th March 2020, 16:27
Replies: 12,021
Views: 850,094
Posted By stocktake
Hi Alan, The scalextric motor is a path we...

Hi Alan,
The scalextric motor is a path we pursued some time ago, unfortunately wrong voltage and the RPM in them is immense.
The actual physical shape and size of the motors is not uncommon but...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th March 2020, 12:48
Replies: 12,021
Views: 850,094
Posted By stocktake
Seen that before and it is a great how to, i see...

Seen that before and it is a great how to, i see everyone of the clips broke :( I took some advice from Steve here and made sure they are warm ;)
If you decide to replace the motors be careful as...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th March 2020, 07:10
Replies: 4
Views: 364
Posted By stocktake
Have you had a look here? ...

Have you had a look here?
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/forumdisplay.php?s=&daysprune=&f=61
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th March 2020, 22:59
Replies: 12,021
Views: 850,094
Posted By stocktake
Hi John. you may or may not know I have done...

Hi John. you may or may not know I have done extensive research on improving Vis motors on the KV6. This involves removing all the old innards from the said Vis motors and replacing with new. This...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th March 2020, 20:33
Replies: 12,021
Views: 850,094
Posted By stocktake
Decided to change the rear passenger side door...

Decided to change the rear passenger side door lock as it had stopped unlocking on the fob. Changed it for another one in around 30 mins only to find the same fault persisted.
So, wait for it,...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th March 2020, 20:11
Replies: 16
Views: 837
Posted By stocktake
Hi Mike, the same wires that are a problem under...

Hi Mike, the same wires that are a problem under the passenger seat are also problematic under the drivers seat ;) worth a wiggle :D.
next progression is to disconnect the connectors under the...
Forum: Social Forum 16th March 2020, 09:28
Replies: 60
Views: 1,492
Posted By stocktake
We are sitting tight Steve, Booked the break as a...

We are sitting tight Steve, Booked the break as a complete package so are abta/atol covered, pretty certain its off but I'm not going to be the one to cancel and lose my dosh. Up to them to cancel...
Forum: Social Forum 15th March 2020, 21:18
Replies: 60
Views: 1,492
Posted By stocktake
Early 10 day break to Canaries in three weeks,...

Early 10 day break to Canaries in three weeks, and on top of that we make a point of going to the Theatre at least twice a month and these are booked up to 12 month in advance to get good seats, who...
Forum: Social Forum 15th March 2020, 08:43
Replies: 865
Views: 20,504
Posted By stocktake
Posted on a classic car club I am a member of. ...

Posted on a classic car club I am a member of.

"There are lots of people from the health service telling everyone that washing your hands is the best way to defeat Covid-19, but lots of people...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th March 2020, 18:54
Replies: 7
Views: 419
Posted By stocktake
Could it have been on a private plate previous?

Could it have been on a private plate previous?
Forum: Social Forum 14th March 2020, 18:52
Replies: 865
Views: 20,504
Posted By stocktake
OK i'm guilty of panic buying in case I have to...

OK i'm guilty of panic buying in case I have to go into 7 day quarantine.


https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/16235e6d26f0f13eb.jpg
Forum: Social Forum 14th March 2020, 18:42
Replies: 865
Views: 20,504
Posted By stocktake
Used Jet2 before and they have always been 1st...

Used Jet2 before and they have always been 1st class, we are booked with a package with them to Gran Canaria next month, really good to hear that they have acted without being contacted.
Forum: Social Forum 13th March 2020, 21:31
Replies: 12
Views: 318
Posted By stocktake
What a beautiful, beautiful girl. RIP Pippit

What a beautiful, beautiful girl.
RIP Pippit
Forum: Social Forum 13th March 2020, 21:25
Replies: 8
Views: 177
Posted By stocktake
Hope it's been a good one Jules :)

Hope it's been a good one Jules
:)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th March 2020, 18:10
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By stocktake
Have to say mine are of great quality from Matt...

Have to say mine are of great quality from Matt :bowdown:
Forum: Social Forum 12th March 2020, 18:02
Replies: 8
Views: 368
Posted By stocktake
BBC Government statement just now, medical...

BBC Government statement just now, medical experts stated that they think that you are only infectious for the first 7 days :shrug:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th March 2020, 17:56
Replies: 14
Views: 579
Posted By stocktake
Could this be something as simple as the light...

Could this be something as simple as the light duty wire to the starter sol needing a clean?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th March 2020, 16:18
Replies: 16
Views: 600
Posted By stocktake
Have you replaced this kit on the throttle body? ...

Have you replaced this kit on the throttle body?
https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-MKG100260L
This controls the air drawn in when cold on the KV6 and when worn is known to cause the problem you...
Forum: Social Forum 10th March 2020, 07:06
Replies: 865
Views: 20,504
Posted By stocktake
We have an all inclusive early week away booked...

We have an all inclusive early week away booked and paid for in Gran Canaria on 13th of April. Still not sure if we will be able to go.
One thing for sure, unless we are told it's off then we are...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th March 2020, 21:40
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By stocktake
Hi Ken, in all probability the cable has come out...

Hi Ken, in all probability the cable has come out of the junction box, quite a common issue. I will contact a moderator for you to PM instructions on how to get at the junction box

Edit: PM sent...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 9th March 2020, 08:37
Replies: 11
Views: 369
Posted By stocktake
Pretty sure we have not met a few times now Jules...

Pretty sure we have not met a few times now Jules :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th March 2020, 21:49
Replies: 25
Views: 1,240
Posted By stocktake
I can see a man with a tube of solvolautosol and...

I can see a man with a tube of solvolautosol and a sleepless night or two
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th March 2020, 21:45
Replies: 3
Views: 422
Posted By stocktake
Oooo, not seen this one, your my best friend just...

Oooo, not seen this one, your my best friend just now Mike :) :bowdown:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th March 2020, 12:32
Replies: 8
Views: 405
Posted By stocktake
Mine does this, never got round to fixing it but...

Mine does this, never got round to fixing it but I found that if I pushed the wind deflector down with my fingers it would close all the way. (Tip: remove fingers at last second :) )This leads me to...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 8th March 2020, 12:27
Replies: 11
Views: 369
Posted By stocktake
Great, We will finally get to meet :D :D :D

Great, We will finally get to meet :D :D :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th March 2020, 21:53
Replies: 8
Views: 479
Posted By stocktake
https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksi...

https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=m570.l1313&_nkw=233514512237&_sacat=0
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 7th March 2020, 20:19
Replies: 11
Views: 369
Posted By stocktake
Yes Please two of us TBC

Yes Please two of us TBC
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th March 2020, 18:27
Replies: 11
Views: 751
Posted By stocktake
Plus 1 for this answer.

Plus 1 for this answer.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd March 2020, 20:10
Replies: 3
Views: 187
Posted By stocktake
As I see this: No power applied should show...

As I see this:
No power applied should show continuity between 3 and 4.
Applying power across 1 and 2 should switch to show continuity between 3 and 5
Forum: Social Forum 2nd March 2020, 20:36
Replies: 12
Views: 394
Posted By stocktake
Panorama now. Internet fraud and Scam baiters

Fascinating already, one of the scam baiters gave a name to a scammer of Orson, Orson Cart.
Brilliant.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th February 2020, 14:07
Replies: 21
Views: 1,176
Posted By stocktake
My experience of these is that it is not the...

My experience of these is that it is not the initial pressure applied to "crack" the bolt but the increasing pressure that is used when the rust on the end of the thread is being drawn through the...
Forum: Items Wanted 27th February 2020, 15:18
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By stocktake
Mine Arrived today, Mick refused to take any...

Mine Arrived today, Mick refused to take any payment even for the postage, I have told him he will be forever poor :) :D
Thanks Mick.
Dave
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th February 2020, 15:12
Replies: 2
Views: 258
Posted By stocktake
Nothing is connected to the pipe on the autobox...

Nothing is connected to the pipe on the autobox ;) A few people including me have asked about this in the past.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th February 2020, 08:54
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By stocktake
Mk4 sat nav is DVD all others are CD :)

Mk4 sat nav is DVD all others are CD :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th February 2020, 17:44
Replies: 11
Views: 594
Posted By stocktake
Pair of spring assistors may help there? Used to...

Pair of spring assistors may help there? Used to have a pair on mine for towing, When I took them off, ( caravan went) I gave them away at one of the nano meets.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th February 2020, 17:14
Replies: 11
Views: 594
Posted By stocktake
Looks to be a serious amount of nose weight there

Looks to be a serious amount of nose weight there
Forum: Items Wanted 25th February 2020, 08:19
Replies: 1
Views: 222
Posted By stocktake
This looks a good buy.( Nothing to do with me) ...

This looks a good buy.( Nothing to do with me)

75 Tourer Auto in Firefrost (C.V.C.) with loads of service history, having done only 46,600 miles.
a) in line thermostat
b) Xenon head lights
c)...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd February 2020, 15:59
Replies: 4
Views: 285
Posted By stocktake
Interesting car collection for sale?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Humber-Classic-Car-Collecion/274282745365?hash=item3fdc868e15:g:snMAAOSwNeNcx0qG
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd February 2020, 15:20
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By stocktake
Not sure if there is a difference in lowline and...

Not sure if there is a difference in lowline and hiline discs?
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 23rd February 2020, 11:18
Replies: 45
Views: 2,969
Posted By stocktake
Hopefully one of the two days for me, probably...

Hopefully one of the two days for me, probably Sat.
Forum: Items Wanted 23rd February 2020, 11:15
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By stocktake
Mine have been missing for years, a real pain...

Mine have been missing for years, a real pain everytime I lower the rear seat, I would be interested on purchasing a pair as well.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd February 2020, 11:03
Replies: 11
Views: 467
Posted By stocktake
Or here: T piece 10mm ...

Or here: T piece 10mm
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Plastic-Hose-Joiner-Silicone-Vacuum-T-Piece-Boost-Gauge-Pipe-Tap-Tee-Elbow/133052308194?hash=item1efa891ae2:m:me9WAGA5ciwVqWSQrXcTwfA
Forum: Social Forum 22nd February 2020, 08:55
Replies: 26
Views: 1,164
Posted By stocktake
Must be close to bus pass age now :D :birthday:

Must be close to bus pass age now :D
:birthday:
Forum: Social Forum 20th February 2020, 11:07
Replies: 16
Views: 571
Posted By stocktake
You're certainly in the wars recently Neil, hope...

You're certainly in the wars recently Neil, hope everything settles down now. Giving up the ciggies is a good start. My Mrs was a heavy smoker until 3yr ago and then switched to vapes, now she is...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th February 2020, 21:47
Replies: 24
Views: 921
Posted By stocktake
Ah, I see, if it were taken off then that is why...

Ah, I see, if it were taken off then that is why nobody knows about it.

2nd picture is now working but not the first. Not sure if your photos would be part of the current photobucket blurred out...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th February 2020, 21:18
Replies: 24
Views: 921
Posted By stocktake
Well, you learn something new everyday, It would...

Well, you learn something new everyday, It would help of course if the links worked for the photo of the spanner angle ;)
As an aside all advice is given on here in good faith and if somebody knows...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th February 2020, 15:59
Replies: 6
Views: 415
Posted By stocktake
Three KV6 manual saloons sold on ebay so far this...

Three KV6 manual saloons sold on ebay so far this yr :}
Forum: Social Forum 15th February 2020, 21:30
Replies: 24
Views: 1,224
Posted By stocktake
Caroline Flack takes her own life!

Wow, what a waste
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-51517973
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th February 2020, 17:04
Replies: 17
Views: 566
Posted By stocktake
Both rear locks are faulty i'm afraid ;) my rear...

Both rear locks are faulty i'm afraid ;) my rear Left works on and off been doing it for many a month but it will be the lock motor without a doubt
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th February 2020, 13:09
Replies: 17
Views: 566
Posted By stocktake
Classic sign of one of the two motors in the lock...

Classic sign of one of the two motors in the lock failing.
I have successfully taken one apart and put it back together ( third attempt after the other two faulty ones got stuffed in the bin) but...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 15th February 2020, 13:01
Replies: 24
Views: 921
Posted By stocktake
If it is a Mk1 75 and you can manage to pop the...

If it is a Mk1 75 and you can manage to pop the scrivets that hold the grill on at the top and remove the grill then there is a chance you could get to the two bolts that hold the pin onto the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th February 2020, 16:55
Replies: 8
Views: 574
Posted By stocktake
We have had to do this at a nano meet last year....

We have had to do this at a nano meet last year. Wedge open the side that has released with a block of wood or similar and protect the bonnet where the pin that will not release is positioned with...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 14th February 2020, 12:18
Replies: 45
Views: 2,770
Posted By stocktake
No disrespect to anyone who organise fantastic...

No disrespect to anyone who organise fantastic show meets but these are by far the best meets in the country in my opinion, simply because they are hands on maintenance and repair workshops. They...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th February 2020, 13:22
Replies: 14
Views: 1,079
Posted By stocktake
Best thing to do is to contact Bigruss on here he...

Best thing to do is to contact Bigruss on here he will be able to put you right
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th February 2020, 09:52
Replies: 19
Views: 778
Posted By stocktake
If it is any help I could stick my ign key blade...

If it is any help I could stick my ign key blade through the grill and "hook" the lever out and then operate it to open the bonnet ;) I only repaired it as the MOT man threatened to fail my car on...
Forum: Social Forum 7th February 2020, 22:21
Replies: 30
Views: 1,397
Posted By stocktake
I can dream....:o

I can dream....:o
Forum: Social Forum 7th February 2020, 22:20
Replies: 5
Views: 355
Posted By stocktake
It appears Kwik fit offered to do the job but the...

It appears Kwik fit offered to do the job but the Croc didn't trust them to do it right ........:getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 7th February 2020, 20:54
Replies: 30
Views: 1,397
Posted By stocktake
Think I would have been more devastated if Holly...

Think I would have been more devastated if Holly Willoughby said she was a lesbian:getmecoat:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th February 2020, 19:02
Replies: 19
Views: 778
Posted By stocktake
As per last post there is a second spring much...

As per last post there is a second spring much weaker than the one shown, this is the spring that will have failed :(
Trust me on this, I have actually had to do the damn job ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th February 2020, 07:46
Replies: 19
Views: 778
Posted By stocktake
Happened to mine last year. I don't have a...

Happened to mine last year. I don't have a picture but exact same symptoms, mine was a snapped return spring that is very light duty and had simply eroded over time. It would be a beggar to get to...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th February 2020, 09:57
Replies: 23
Views: 2,853
Posted By stocktake
This bmw cruise actuator is the exact same part ...

This bmw cruise actuator is the exact same part
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BMW-E38-E39-CRUISE-CONTROL-THROTTLE-ACTUATOR-1162548/153758010860?epid=1609528758&hash=item23ccb10dec:g:akIAAOSwzwxd8Nsv
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th February 2020, 18:45
Replies: 8
Views: 543
Posted By stocktake
Nice to see your still around young man :) hope...

Nice to see your still around young man :)
hope all is well
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th February 2020, 18:36
Replies: 3
Views: 277
Posted By stocktake
You need to get behind the door card, there is a...

You need to get behind the door card, there is a screw behind the handle that you can get to and one behind the A pillar that you cannot.

Undo the screw you can get to and work your way around...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd February 2020, 15:58
Replies: 14
Views: 749
Posted By stocktake
Your not the first to do this and you certainly...

Your not the first to do this and you certainly won't be the last ;)
Glad you're sorted :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd February 2020, 10:02
Replies: 21
Views: 1,315
Posted By stocktake
Plenty of great advice but if you only action one...

Plenty of great advice but if you only action one thing from this thread, make it this one. One of the best around.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st January 2020, 18:42
Replies: 20
Views: 1,084
Posted By stocktake
Mine did exactly this 2 yr ago, Bigruss got it on...

Mine did exactly this 2 yr ago, Bigruss got it on his T4. Turned out to be crank sensor. Traction control warning light was a strange symptom!!!
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st January 2020, 18:37
Replies: 6
Views: 401
Posted By stocktake
NO. "I suspect you have correctly installed...

NO.

"I suspect you have correctly installed the balance Vis but you have not explained your procedure for the power Vis where I think your fault codes point

You need remove the Power Vis to...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st January 2020, 17:49
Replies: 6
Views: 401
Posted By stocktake
Vis codes are P1471 & P1472 The power vis as...

Vis codes are P1471 & P1472

The power vis as supplied as standard can over run if operated whilst not connected to the manifold and the brown arm within. Sometimes they can still over run whilst...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st January 2020, 16:34
Replies: 8
Views: 377
Posted By stocktake
Hi Mike, Retirement gives me more time to browse...

Hi Mike, Retirement gives me more time to browse :D

Back on thread, i think this is the correct replacement cog but will double check tomorrow.
" Link removed, incorrect part"
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st January 2020, 16:20
Replies: 8
Views: 377
Posted By stocktake
looks like it could be the right part but this is...

looks like it could be the right part but this is definately the complete unit ;)
...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 30th January 2020, 18:31
Replies: 6
Views: 363
Posted By stocktake
Hi Mike, the club as such only promotes two...

Hi Mike, the club as such only promotes two national meets per year. this is in addition to the club having a stand at the car show at the NEC every year.

The rest of the meets you see are...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th January 2020, 08:22
Replies: 13
Views: 841
Posted By stocktake
Mine sometimes did this and when i blipped the...

Mine sometimes did this and when i blipped the throttle it became steady again. I ended up changing the throttle assy and it stopped the problem. i do believe it was an air leak somewhere on the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 26th January 2020, 13:39
Replies: 15
Views: 553
Posted By stocktake
if the upper arm collapses due to a new spring...

if the upper arm collapses due to a new spring then it was unsafe before and you should be thankful it has so you can address it.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 25th January 2020, 22:37
Replies: 116
Views: 7,489
Posted By stocktake
I was watching this as it happened forgot his...

I was watching this as it happened forgot his name but the gent in the white top behind him had just helped Trikey with his piles :getmecoat:
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 25th January 2020, 22:33
Replies: 116
Views: 7,489
Posted By stocktake
Cold, absolutely, good company, definitely, good...

Cold, absolutely, good company, definitely, good food and venue, undeniably.

Managed finally to meet the infamous Lordy who to be honest is just a remarkable man in his attitude and outlook on...
Forum: Social Forum 25th January 2020, 08:02
Replies: 13
Views: 318
Posted By stocktake
Hope you have a good day Rod. ...

Hope you have a good day Rod.
:birthday::birthday:
Forum: Social Forum 22nd January 2020, 15:28
Replies: 8
Views: 184
Posted By stocktake
Have a good day Matey :):birthday::birthday:

Have a good day Matey :):birthday::birthday:
Forum: I.C.E. Forum 22nd January 2020, 15:24
Replies: 6
Views: 1,976
Posted By stocktake
Any DVB-T box should work. However you will need...

Any DVB-T box should work. However you will need an adapter lead that is specifically for the 75 (BMW one wont work)and is on the wrong side of £100. Failing that you need to add wires into the tuner...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th January 2020, 21:28
Replies: 12
Views: 860
Posted By stocktake
Errr Andy, wrong forum....:eek:

Errr Andy, wrong forum....:eek:
Forum: Social Forum 18th January 2020, 19:07
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By stocktake
or this ...

or this

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EfK-WX2pa8c&list=PLVasgyUolEhxV4hd7adkXaK-a11_yQAXf

then there was every schoolboys crush....:o

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ahGxiSV_LH0
Forum: Social Forum 18th January 2020, 18:57
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By stocktake
loved this in the day ...

loved this in the day
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJOeMDsnJWI
Forum: Social Forum 18th January 2020, 13:04
Replies: 12
Views: 529
Posted By stocktake
Hi Alan, It was more the attitude and apathy...

Hi Alan,
It was more the attitude and apathy that got to me.

Mix and match is exactly what I expected the Travel agent to do as there were some marginally better flight times available but this...
Forum: Social Forum 18th January 2020, 12:26
Replies: 12
Views: 529
Posted By stocktake
What is the point of a travel agent?

I have always booked on line direct, either for flights, with the owners for property or even direct with the airline for a package holiday.
With the demise of Thomas Cook and the subsequent rescue...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th January 2020, 18:13
Replies: 12
Views: 860
Posted By stocktake
Mother in law....:getmecoat:

Mother in law....:getmecoat:
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 17th January 2020, 18:06
Replies: 116
Views: 7,489
Posted By stocktake
The pleasure will be all ours I assure you Dave...

The pleasure will be all ours I assure you Dave :bowdown: :}
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 17th January 2020, 15:58
Replies: 116
Views: 7,489
Posted By stocktake
Hopefully a late entry from Marina and I. Debs,...

Hopefully a late entry from Marina and I.
Debs, if it's not too late 2x Battered Cod for lunch
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th January 2020, 19:05
Replies: 23
Views: 1,134
Posted By stocktake
It's more ;likely to be the cable that connects...

It's more ;likely to be the cable that connects to the bone bar, it is hidden inside the black housing in picture 2 here and loops around top and bottom....
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th January 2020, 18:52
Replies: 19
Views: 1,004
Posted By stocktake
https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0783PTCZD/ref=emc_b_5...

https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0783PTCZD/ref=emc_b_5_i
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th January 2020, 20:21
Replies: 40
Views: 2,027
Posted By stocktake
If you mean they physically will not enter the...

If you mean they physically will not enter the lock at all then it is the small cover that blanks the key hole off when you remove the key that has stuck.
Forum: Social Forum 11th January 2020, 08:49
Replies: 2
Views: 141
Posted By stocktake
Happy Birthday to a fellow Leeds Lad. Have a good...

Happy Birthday to a fellow Leeds Lad. Have a good day David :):birthday::birthday:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th January 2020, 17:12
Replies: 7
Views: 306
Posted By stocktake
Looks like a petrol two speed relay box.

Looks like a petrol two speed relay box.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th January 2020, 13:15
Replies: 7
Views: 306
Posted By stocktake
It looks like a two speed diesel set up but there...

It looks like a two speed diesel set up but there doesn't appear to be a resistor in the photos? If so you fitted it as is will just have two high speeds.
The fan is definitely the later two speed...
Forum: Social Forum 8th January 2020, 11:05
Replies: 38
Views: 1,847
Posted By stocktake
Well, we are still awaiting the results of the...

Well, we are still awaiting the results of the MRI but our grandson Mason has been to the Leeds General Infirmary where he had his purpose made hearing aid fitted, none of us knew what to expect.
...
Forum: Social Forum 4th January 2020, 11:19
Replies: 29
Views: 1,281
Posted By stocktake
Hi Graham, So sorry to hear of your loss....

Hi Graham, So sorry to hear of your loss. Condolences from us in Leeds.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd January 2020, 17:41
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By stocktake
:Let me try this again, have you had new dials...

:Let me try this again, have you had new dials fitted, some of the logos are different on different IPK's it could be that the correct light is being illuminated but the wrong logo/filter is in...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 2nd January 2020, 15:01
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By stocktake
Just a thought, have you had new dials fitted?...

Just a thought, have you had new dials fitted? the warning/info lights are not all the same format
Forum: Social Forum 29th December 2019, 09:54
Replies: 38
Views: 1,847
Posted By stocktake
Just to update this, our grandson has had his MRI...

Just to update this, our grandson has had his MRI but they have told us it probably wont point to anything they can do to make things any better but it will rule out or show anything serious.

He...
Forum: Social Forum 28th December 2019, 21:57
Replies: 15
Views: 615
Posted By stocktake
There are many who say that Christmas doesn't end...

There are many who say that Christmas doesn't end until Candlemas, which is the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord or Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
February the 2nd !!!!
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th December 2019, 17:46
Replies: 6
Views: 353
Posted By stocktake
Is the cable still connected to the lock...

Is the cable still connected to the lock mechanism? If so and pulling the cable should open the door. This has been the case in all but one of these situations I have come across. In that instance it...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th December 2019, 17:17
Replies: 6
Views: 353
Posted By stocktake
locate the white clip that grips the threaded bar...

locate the white clip that grips the threaded bar and open the clip so it is loose from the bar, then try to open the door from the inside ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th December 2019, 11:16
Replies: 14
Views: 880
Posted By stocktake
Not only NHS, my wife is a nurse in charge of a...

Not only NHS, my wife is a nurse in charge of a complete nursing home today and tomorrow, 2x12 hour shifts with many residents where it will be their last Christmas.
Don't know how he does it.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th December 2019, 19:07
Replies: 8
Views: 663
Posted By stocktake
Sounds to me like something is fouling the...

Sounds to me like something is fouling the throttle assy or kickdown cable causing it to jam open.
Another option is in sub zero temps the positive crankcase pressure gases contain moisture which...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th December 2019, 11:14
Replies: 4
Views: 520
Posted By stocktake
The Piers Morgan of the forum :laughing2:

The Piers Morgan of the forum :laughing2:
Forum: Social Forum 18th December 2019, 08:18
Replies: 17
Views: 333
Posted By stocktake
Best wishes from Marina and I Paul ...

Best wishes from Marina and I Paul
:birthday::birthday::birthday:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th December 2019, 21:47
Replies: 25
Views: 1,208
Posted By stocktake
Just glad I could help, the headlights have been...

Just glad I could help, the headlights have been sat in my shed for a while. Better they help somebody out than collect dust. :)
Forum: Social Forum 11th December 2019, 12:45
Replies: 14
Views: 346
Posted By stocktake
That means your even older than me now Rob, :D :D...

That means your even older than me now Rob, :D :D
Have a great day.
Dave & Marina
Forum: Technical Help Forum 10th December 2019, 19:30
Replies: 15
Views: 1,370
Posted By stocktake
Wow, that would imply that no amount of...

Wow, that would imply that no amount of protection against rust would help extend the life of something that is simply not up to the job from the start. :(
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th December 2019, 16:42
Replies: 25
Views: 1,208
Posted By stocktake
I think I have a pair of standard mk1 headlights...

I think I have a pair of standard mk1 headlights somewhere Rob, your welcome to them. what is wrong with the ones you have?
Forum: Social Forum 29th November 2019, 22:07
Replies: 38
Views: 1,847
Posted By stocktake
Run out of thanks, thanks for the support and all...

Run out of thanks, thanks for the support and all the pm's :bowdown:
Forum: Social Forum 29th November 2019, 13:46
Replies: 19
Views: 365
Posted By stocktake
Have a great day old friend

Have a great day old friend
Forum: Social Forum 29th November 2019, 10:59
Replies: 11
Views: 592
Posted By stocktake
Good lord, certainly puts things into...

Good lord, certainly puts things into perspective.

Condolences and thoughts with the family Jules
Forum: Social Forum 28th November 2019, 20:25
Replies: 38
Views: 1,847
Posted By stocktake
How can life be so unfair?

Those who know Marina and I will know how she dotes on our two grandkids.
two boys ages 5 and 7.

The younger one was born with a deformed ankle and short leg and has to have years of surgery and...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 27th November 2019, 15:58
Replies: 6
Views: 397
Posted By stocktake
I have to confess, My car was up in the air on...

I have to confess, My car was up in the air on axle stands and when I undid the cross members and the exhaust fixings the flexi on the exhaust allowed the exhaust to drop and I got mine in about 20...
Forum: Humour Corner 27th November 2019, 08:13
Replies: 23
Views: 1,789
Posted By stocktake
Not Bush, your thinking of the Clinton...

Not Bush, your thinking of the Clinton version.......:D:shrug::getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 25th November 2019, 07:17
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By stocktake
Hope your keeping well Tim, Happy Birthday ...

Hope your keeping well Tim, Happy Birthday
:birthday::birthday:
Forum: Items Wanted 24th November 2019, 10:16
Replies: 7
Views: 592
Posted By stocktake
If you have to do this from scratch then it is a...

If you have to do this from scratch then it is a very involved job. See here

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=13295
Forum: Humour Corner 22nd November 2019, 17:50
Replies: 23
Views: 1,789
Posted By stocktake
If your putting it in your hand your doing it...

If your putting it in your hand your doing it wrong Rich, that's a different forum....:shrug::getmecoat:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd November 2019, 10:14
Replies: 5
Views: 657
Posted By stocktake
Pretty certain the 1.8T and the 190 are the...

Pretty certain the 1.8T and the 190 are the same. and the only difference between the ordinary 2.5 and the 190 is the bore size of the exhaust AFTER the cat so don't see you having a problem at all.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th November 2019, 15:13
Replies: 7
Views: 775
Posted By stocktake
Hi David, That's the latest one i found when...

Hi David,

That's the latest one i found when looking

Dave...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th November 2019, 10:00
Replies: 6
Views: 586
Posted By stocktake
I think that generally the state of the roads...

I think that generally the state of the roads along with the poorly built speed bumps have quite a say in the failing of these parts, imagine if we all drove around on super flat surfaces, the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th November 2019, 09:47
Replies: 7
Views: 775
Posted By stocktake
I have a mk3 sat nav unit in my hi line and it...

I have a mk3 sat nav unit in my hi line and it works fine. I don't think it works with the old mk2.
you can tell the difference by looking at the unit.

If your not sure, do a search on here for...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2019, 19:51
Replies: 7
Views: 775
Posted By stocktake
I use this one in mine ...

I use this one in mine
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/VDO-SATNAV-DISC-CD-ROVER-BMW-X3-5-CITROEN-HYUNDAI-RANGE-ROVER-MK3-UK-NAVIGATION/112770435991?hash=item1a41a44b97:g:hEgAAOSwKV9cG6U-
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 19th November 2019, 16:29
Replies: 52
Views: 4,691
Posted By stocktake
Marina Had a Veggie burger at chips at the last...

Marina Had a Veggie burger at chips at the last meet at lunchtime, she said it was good :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th November 2019, 18:18
Replies: 5
Views: 543
Posted By stocktake
Have you checked the plenum?

Have you checked the plenum?
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