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Forum: Social Forum 11th December 2019, 19:40
Replies: 14
Views: 257
Posted By Neil1
Happy Birthday! Have a great time. Sent...

Happy Birthday! Have a great time.

Sent from my moto g(7) power using Tapatalk
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th November 2019, 15:44
Replies: 29
Views: 2,003
Posted By Neil1
Yes, to catch fire and make a mess, wonderful. ...

Yes, to catch fire and make a mess, wonderful.

There is far better sound proofing that you can buy which doesn't moult.

Plus having owned two of these vehicles now, they are the only ones that...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th November 2019, 18:46
Replies: 15
Views: 744
Posted By Neil1
Gorgeous colour. It's a shame you can't buy an MG...

Gorgeous colour. It's a shame you can't buy an MG ZT 1.8T with an automatic gearbox.

Sent from my moto g(7) power using Tapatalk
Forum: Social Forum 17th November 2019, 19:15
Replies: 85
Views: 2,782
Posted By Neil1
This is how to do it. Rubber Bumper...

This is how to do it.

Rubber Bumper Conversion (https://www.mginfo.co.uk/upgrades4mgs/Body/losing_the_rubber_bumpers.html)

This is from Moss but expensive, some parts could be sourced...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th November 2019, 18:56
Replies: 6
Views: 601
Posted By Neil1
I set mine and leave. With Climate you can...

I set mine and leave.

With Climate you can make additional adjustments then leave.
I always had demist and warm air to feet and leave it like that for Winter.

In Summer time would turn the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2019, 16:12
Replies: 29
Views: 2,003
Posted By Neil1
I do as well, but Ronnie is the "King of...

I do as well, but Ronnie is the "King of Bling".:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2019, 14:21
Replies: 6
Views: 601
Posted By Neil1
The aircon is one of the things that I have to...

The aircon is one of the things that I have to get sorted as it doesn't work at all, never has in my ownership.

I wanted to change from aircon to climate but it's not an easy job to do.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2019, 14:14
Replies: 10
Views: 1,071
Posted By Neil1
Wow. that is spotless.

Wow. that is spotless.
Forum: Social Forum 15th November 2019, 12:58
Replies: 41
Views: 750
Posted By Neil1
Many Happy Returns for the Day Sir!:D

Many Happy Returns for the Day Sir!:D
Forum: Social Forum 15th November 2019, 12:54
Replies: 85
Views: 2,782
Posted By Neil1
Simply stunning as you don't see many orange...

Simply stunning as you don't see many orange MG's.

You can change the rubber bumpers to the chrome ones but does involve a bit of work.

The old car club that I am a member of there are several...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2019, 12:11
Replies: 29
Views: 2,003
Posted By Neil1
When I owned a 1.8T I removed the underbonnet...

When I owned a 1.8T I removed the underbonnet proofing and binned it.

Didn't make any difference, no extra sound at all, just a lot cleaner engine as mine was slowly falling apart.

To remove I...
Forum: Social Forum 14th November 2019, 15:08
Replies: 20
Views: 1,199
Posted By Neil1
All the very best to you and your Son and this...

All the very best to you and your Son and this difficult time.

Maybe a career change might be an option?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 12:28
Replies: 29
Views: 2,003
Posted By Neil1
Yes, please.:drool4:

Yes, please.:drool4:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 12:22
Replies: 8
Views: 544
Posted By Neil1
Very nice! Gorgeous photos. Was Deanna...

Very nice!

Gorgeous photos.

Was Deanna really polishing or posing for the camera?:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th November 2019, 12:00
Replies: 6
Views: 612
Posted By Neil1
Great write up of your car Rick, looks...

Great write up of your car Rick, looks stunning.:drool4:

I picked my copy up yesterday in WHSmiths.
Forum: Social Forum 14th November 2019, 11:54
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Neil1
Sorry for the late reply, my drain hole hasn't...

Sorry for the late reply, my drain hole hasn't been behaving, I now have an infection in it and I'm on antibiotics plus have to go down to the surgery to see the Nurse regularly.

As soon as I was...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd October 2019, 18:30
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Neil1
No drugs, but had to wait for the Discharge...

No drugs, but had to wait for the Discharge Letter to be typed up.
Forum: Social Forum 23rd October 2019, 16:36
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Neil1
I came home on Monday 14th at about 4pm. It...

I came home on Monday 14th at about 4pm.
It only took me 5 hours to get out of the hospital after being given the all clear from my Consultant, that I could go home.
I had to get the Taxi driver...
Forum: Social Forum 12th October 2019, 16:11
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Neil1
The nurses nag the hell out of you to drink water...

The nurses nag the hell out of you to drink water otherwise you get threatened with intravenous which they don't want to do.
Unless you require other drugs via this method, but they get sneaky...
Forum: Social Forum 12th October 2019, 14:08
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Neil1
This morning l got a longer bed as hardly any...

This morning l got a longer bed as hardly any sleep is no fun. I went through 14 mugs of tea and 4 750ml jugs of water from 9pm through to 7am.
Plus they given me fan to keep cool.
I met with a...
Forum: Social Forum 12th October 2019, 07:42
Replies: 9
Views: 614
Posted By Neil1
Griddle pans tend to be made of cast iron, the...

Griddle pans tend to be made of cast iron, the other ones aluminium. I had a Griddle pan but gave it away as it was too darn heavy to lift. Replaced it with an electric griddle machine which is...
Forum: Social Forum 12th October 2019, 07:36
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By Neil1
Will it either be takeaways and few beers with...

Will it either be takeaways and few beers with friends watching the Rugby and Football or takeaways and beers on your own. Not forgetting the pussycat.

Sent from my moto g(7) power using Tapatalk
Forum: Social Forum 12th October 2019, 05:53
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Neil1
Mr Andrews my Consultant Surgeon was able to do...

Mr Andrews my Consultant Surgeon was able to do keyhole surgery which is far better for me.
However things didn't go very well as l was in surgery over 4hrs. Won't know what happened until later....
Forum: Social Forum 11th October 2019, 09:19
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Neil1
Got to the hospital early this morning and it ...

Got to the hospital early this morning and it wasn't open, main doors don't open until 7am.
So l had to enter via the Emergency entrance.
I had to be on the Admissions ward by 7.30am.
After...
Forum: Social Forum 11th October 2019, 09:11
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Neil1
It put me in hospital in 2017 because l had...

It put me in hospital in 2017 because l had jaundice because a stone got stuck in the bile duct. Long wait, but l am so looking forward to eating normal foods such as pasties, Chinese, pizza and...
Forum: Social Forum 10th October 2019, 16:30
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Neil1
LOL I bet you are much better without it, I know...

LOL I bet you are much better without it, I know I will be.
Forum: Social Forum 10th October 2019, 16:00
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Neil1
So do I Bob. I don't want this operation...

So do I Bob.

I don't want this operation really but because I have been suffering with gallstones the gallbladder has to come out.

Every show that I put my name down for this year it has...
Forum: Social Forum 10th October 2019, 15:47
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Neil1
Finally Going In For My Operation After A 23 Month Wait!

Originally it was booked for April 9th but was sent home after 3.5hrs due to no beds.:eek:

Then I had the date extended to Friday the 13th September except I had a belter of a cold and couldn't go...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South West 10th October 2019, 15:29
Replies: 29
Views: 1,612
Posted By Neil1
You have the Otter Sanctuary and Butterflies ...

You have the Otter Sanctuary and Butterflies (https://www.ottersandbutterflies.co.uk/)at Buckfastleigh, well worth visiting if you have never been.

I can't go that day.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th August 2019, 10:03
Replies: 50
Views: 2,626
Posted By Neil1
I don't understand mine's 2003 and 16 years old,...

I don't understand mine's 2003 and 16 years old, I have been with them for the past 3 years.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th August 2019, 10:01
Replies: 7
Views: 363
Posted By Neil1
20 years, congratulations.:D

20 years, congratulations.:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th August 2019, 09:28
Replies: 50
Views: 2,626
Posted By Neil1
I use https://www.startrescue.co.uk/ Very...

I use https://www.startrescue.co.uk/

Very good they are.

If you sign up to Top Cashback you get money off, which is how I do it.

This year I paid £60.

They do short term european cover.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th August 2019, 09:16
Replies: 23
Views: 1,721
Posted By Neil1
I need to get another rear one as mine has faded.

I need to get another rear one as mine has faded.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th August 2019, 09:09
Replies: 14
Views: 754
Posted By Neil1
Mine spin, but the pesky bolt won't unsrew...

Mine spin, but the pesky bolt won't unsrew because it spins and is rusted in.

Currently the lens is held in place with gaffa tape.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th August 2019, 09:05
Replies: 16
Views: 1,463
Posted By Neil1
Some people are really clever.:}

Some people are really clever.:}
Forum: Social Forum 14th August 2019, 08:45
Replies: 11
Views: 454
Posted By Neil1
I have not heard of referred pain, I collapsed...

I have not heard of referred pain, I collapsed once before and my Doctor sent me to see the physiotherapists at my local hospital but all they said was that it's because of my back which has fused...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2019, 14:23
Replies: 16
Views: 1,463
Posted By Neil1
That's what you have in your car? Very nice.

That's what you have in your car?

Very nice.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2019, 14:21
Replies: 14
Views: 754
Posted By Neil1
Getting hold of the white replacement posts are...

Getting hold of the white replacement posts are near on impossible.

Arctic has done a mod for these; https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=140854
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2019, 13:21
Replies: 16
Views: 1,016
Posted By Neil1
It doesn't look that bad, I would have one, but...

It doesn't look that bad, I would have one, but then I'm a bit odd anyway.:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2019, 13:17
Replies: 21
Views: 1,282
Posted By Neil1
Each to their own as they say.:D

Each to their own as they say.:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2019, 13:12
Replies: 16
Views: 1,463
Posted By Neil1
That's really clever, I never knew such things...

That's really clever, I never knew such things existed for these cars.

I remember the walnut veneered fold down tables in the back of old cars from years ago.

I wonder do they make a table that...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2019, 12:58
Replies: 23
Views: 1,721
Posted By Neil1
I have seen Teflons car at the National Meet when...

I have seen Teflons car at the National Meet when it was held there, which is where I first met yourself and your young lady.
Forum: Social Forum 9th August 2019, 12:54
Replies: 11
Views: 454
Posted By Neil1
A bad hip is no fun either, so I can understand...

A bad hip is no fun either, so I can understand how you feel.

Liquid refreshments help quite a bit in the evening.;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2019, 12:51
Replies: 18
Views: 1,207
Posted By Neil1
I've got that job to do to mine, changing the...

I've got that job to do to mine, changing the dash to a real wood.:eek:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th August 2019, 12:20
Replies: 18
Views: 1,207
Posted By Neil1
That is unusual but does look nice.:D

That is unusual but does look nice.:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th August 2019, 12:18
Replies: 10
Views: 803
Posted By Neil1
You should hear mine, it's very quiet for a...

You should hear mine, it's very quiet for a diesel, runs like a swiss clock.:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th August 2019, 11:48
Replies: 23
Views: 1,721
Posted By Neil1
Your blue car Rick, wow, I wouldn't dare park my...

Your blue car Rick, wow, I wouldn't dare park my ZT-T next to it, maybe out the way under a tree but not next to it, I would be ashamed to.....:bowdown:

Plus not next to Redfive nor Bob's Flying...
Forum: Social Forum 8th August 2019, 11:37
Replies: 55
Views: 1,776
Posted By Neil1
We all have them.......:D

We all have them.......:D
Forum: Social Forum 8th August 2019, 11:35
Replies: 11
Views: 454
Posted By Neil1
Goodness me, ouch! I don't do gardening...

Goodness me, ouch!

I don't do gardening anymore, get someone to cut the grass for me and as for wheelie bins easier to get someone else to move them for you.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th August 2019, 11:31
Replies: 18
Views: 1,001
Posted By Neil1
There's nothing wrong with a bit of bling, ask...

There's nothing wrong with a bit of bling, ask Ronnie?:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th August 2019, 11:43
Replies: 23
Views: 1,721
Posted By Neil1
Wow, Redfive looks stunning. Good luck with...

Wow, Redfive looks stunning.

Good luck with your purchase as I have seen the car many times and would of loved it myself except I can't drive it being a manual.:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th August 2019, 11:38
Replies: 14
Views: 869
Posted By Neil1
I bought mine from https://www.mtecbrakes.com/

I bought mine from https://www.mtecbrakes.com/
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th August 2019, 11:34
Replies: 18
Views: 1,001
Posted By Neil1
I like the straight grill on TLJ 10. But...

I like the straight grill on TLJ 10.

But would also change the mesh grill bits of front vents because I like things to look the same, but that's just my personal choice.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th August 2019, 11:30
Replies: 13
Views: 834
Posted By Neil1
[/B] :laughing2: Mine is a lot being an...

[/B]

:laughing2:

Mine is a lot being an automatic but I pay mine via DD to DVLA and don't notice the £26.42p each month, have been paying this way since I owned the car.

You do pay 5% more...
Forum: Social Forum 7th August 2019, 11:23
Replies: 24
Views: 1,200
Posted By Neil1
Very sorry for the loss of your friend Simon. ...

Very sorry for the loss of your friend Simon.

Deepest condolences to his family and friends.
Forum: Social Forum 7th August 2019, 11:19
Replies: 11
Views: 454
Posted By Neil1
Your right it was the shock, I had the shakes for...

Your right it was the shock, I had the shakes for a couple of hours made holding a cup of tea fun.

Exercise isn't easy for me, even without the fall, I'm only 58 but have poor mobility.
I'm okay...
Forum: Social Forum 7th August 2019, 08:19
Replies: 11
Views: 454
Posted By Neil1
Bad Fall

It's not been a good week, haven't been out or felt like doing anything else.

Last Wednesday I booked a Taxi to go to the Doctor's for my injection (which I have to have every 9 weeks).

Taxi...
Forum: Social Forum 7th August 2019, 07:53
Replies: 55
Views: 1,776
Posted By Neil1
Love it, have always liked Porsche's, would like...

Love it, have always liked Porsche's, would like a 993 but they go for silly money.:D
Forum: Social Forum 7th August 2019, 07:47
Replies: 443
Views: 38,309
Posted By Neil1
Take it easy Bob. You can get anti-slip...

Take it easy Bob.

You can get anti-slip paint which can be used on wood, concrete and metal.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_nkw=anti%20slip%20paint&ssPageName=GSTL
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd July 2019, 18:51
Replies: 19
Views: 2,271
Posted By Neil1
All the very best to your new business venture.

All the very best to your new business venture.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South West 23rd July 2019, 18:35
Replies: 60
Views: 4,319
Posted By Neil1
Goodness me the number plate on the SVR "6 V". ...

Goodness me the number plate on the SVR "6 V".

Looks an amazing show, one that I will go to next year as I have never been.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th July 2019, 17:36
Replies: 198
Views: 18,050
Posted By Neil1
Absolutely stunning Bob. From the...

Absolutely stunning Bob.

From the photographs it look like it's brand new, so jealous.:drool4:

I made a comment about Les Finnie's car on Facebook saying I wouldn't stand a chance if mine was...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South West 19th July 2019, 12:40
Replies: 14
Views: 1,018
Posted By Neil1
That will be a shame but nice to see them...

That will be a shame but nice to see them together one more time.

Does the new owner live far away?
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South West 19th July 2019, 12:38
Replies: 55
Views: 2,508
Posted By Neil1
All the best to Val for her new hip.:}

All the best to Val for her new hip.:}
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South West 18th July 2019, 17:37
Replies: 14
Views: 1,018
Posted By Neil1
Sorry Bob, can't attend this one, would have gone...

Sorry Bob, can't attend this one, would have gone to Mount Edgecombe if I could have but can't attend that either.

I didn't realise they were on the same date, something for the future to go to.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South West 18th July 2019, 17:34
Replies: 55
Views: 2,508
Posted By Neil1
Unfortunately cannot attend, so please remove me....

Unfortunately cannot attend, so please remove me.

Maybe next year I will get to go to this as I have never been.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th June 2019, 15:53
Replies: 6
Views: 874
Posted By Neil1
Nice looking T-shirts but not big enough for me,...

Nice looking T-shirts but not big enough for me, need 6XL ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th June 2019, 14:56
Replies: 20
Views: 3,865
Posted By Neil1
Check this site out MTEC Brakes...

Check this site out MTEC Brakes (https://www.mtecbrakes.com/brake-discs/rover-mg/mg-zt-01-05/mg-zt-2-5-160bhp-07-01-05-05.html)
Forum: Social Forum 23rd June 2019, 10:04
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By Neil1
A humdinger Of A Cold!

Normally I'm fairly resistant to colds but what a corker I have this time and I have no idea who I got this off.

Feel like absolute garbage, no sense of smell or taste, ache all over.

One of my...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South West 21st June 2019, 14:33
Replies: 14
Views: 1,018
Posted By Neil1
Can you add me please Bob.

Can you add me please Bob.
Forum: Items Wanted 21st June 2019, 14:30
Replies: 1
Views: 259
Posted By Neil1
One 18" 11 Spoke

One of mine has a crack and is now fit for the bin.

Must be able to post to me and tyre is not required.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd June 2019, 15:58
Replies: 198
Views: 18,050
Posted By Neil1
So do I have an XPG MG ZT-T which is a real...

So do I have an XPG MG ZT-T which is a real beauty:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th April 2019, 18:01
Replies: 68
Views: 3,253
Posted By Neil1
Yes, get a more powerful car!:D

Yes, get a more powerful car!:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th April 2019, 17:36
Replies: 68
Views: 3,253
Posted By Neil1
I got done speeding 35 years ago in a 1275GT...

I got done speeding 35 years ago in a 1275GT Mini, was doing 40 in a 30 zone, sneaky devil was using a hand held radar gun and a patrol car nabbed me.

The worst part was that my late Father was a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th April 2019, 17:28
Replies: 48
Views: 3,361
Posted By Neil1
Definitely not!:D Gently does it.

Definitely not!:D

Gently does it.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th April 2019, 17:22
Replies: 48
Views: 3,361
Posted By Neil1
I've been driving around for the past six months...

I've been driving around for the past six months with the engine cover off and no bolts in place without any issues.
The only reason for this is that one of the allen key bolts was rounded off and...
Forum: Social Forum 14th April 2019, 18:35
Replies: 16
Views: 674
Posted By Neil1
Goodness me I'm only a youngster in comparison at...

Goodness me I'm only a youngster in comparison at 57 but have had my bad patches of health mostly in the last three years.

Still it could be worse.

These days I'm medically retired and life...
Forum: Social Forum 10th April 2019, 11:56
Replies: 16
Views: 674
Posted By Neil1
In Hospital For My Operation!

Yesterday the 9th April I was booked into Torbay Hospital for the removal of my gallbladder which I had waited 17 months for.

I got up at 6.30am had a marmalade sandwich which I made myself eat...
Forum: Social Forum 10th April 2019, 11:37
Replies: 443
Views: 38,309
Posted By Neil1
I didn't know you had bought a house Bob but then...

I didn't know you had bought a house Bob but then I have had other things to contend with.

That's really good news and you must be chuffed to bits.

So you are finally going to be a proper West...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The South West 10th April 2019, 10:46
Replies: 55
Views: 2,508
Posted By Neil1
I'm going to go to this one as I have never been...

I'm going to go to this one as I have never been before.:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd March 2019, 13:17
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By Neil1
This might be of help to you...

This might be of help to you https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_F8bP-7AHFg

This shows your fault code F15; https://www.whirlpoolservice.co.uk/tumble-dryer-repair/error-codes
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd March 2019, 13:04
Replies: 1
Views: 364
Posted By Neil1
I bought it yesterday as I always buy this...

I bought it yesterday as I always buy this magazine.

It's not the best guide on servicing the 1.8T's as they have missed out a few things but not bad for the basics.
I used to have a Rover 1.8T,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd March 2019, 13:01
Replies: 32
Views: 2,245
Posted By Neil1
I like those but wouldn't go above 18" but that...

I like those but wouldn't go above 18" but that is a personal choice.

I like yours as well Rick, something different.

I have been looking around myself for some different wheels as I bought a...
Forum: Social Forum 1st March 2019, 12:28
Replies: 443
Views: 38,309
Posted By Neil1
PT Cruiser based on the Neon, not the best car...

PT Cruiser based on the Neon, not the best car out there but they do look kind of cool, check out the Club, http://www.ukcruisers.net/

Leave the Crossfire alone, all the reviews say uneconomical...
Forum: Social Forum 26th February 2019, 14:56
Replies: 443
Views: 38,309
Posted By Neil1
Fair enough you want something different. ...

Fair enough you want something different.

The possibilities are endless.:D

How about a Jaguar?
Or a Mercedes 500 SL?
A V8 Mustang (British one)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th February 2019, 13:02
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By Neil1
They can be expensive however I found some which...

They can be expensive however I found some which were up for bidding on Ebay. This was 3 days ago, I won the bid as I was the only one and got them for £5.99 delivered.

Have a look around for any...
Forum: Social Forum 26th February 2019, 12:57
Replies: 443
Views: 38,309
Posted By Neil1
You say that you going to sell Red5 and the V8...

You say that you going to sell Red5 and the V8 then buy a runaround, why not keep Red5 as your runaround as it's economical to run and you know all about it Bob.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th February 2019, 12:43
Replies: 16
Views: 1,023
Posted By Neil1
Wasn't aimed at you, could have been someone...

Wasn't aimed at you, could have been someone else, like the w...;):D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th February 2019, 18:14
Replies: 16
Views: 1,023
Posted By Neil1
Like the peasant staff!:eek::laughing2:

Like the peasant staff!:eek::laughing2:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th February 2019, 18:13
Replies: 40
Views: 2,134
Posted By Neil1
After seeing the price, I will leave it for...

After seeing the price, I will leave it for now.:eek:

I see they open the tins in water due to the pressure, good idea.




I found a few more video's and they were hysterical to watch.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th February 2019, 17:21
Replies: 2
Views: 335
Posted By Neil1
Yes, I know there is but many of the parts I am...

Yes, I know there is but many of the parts I am after aren't listed.

I spend hours searching for bits I need, the most elusive being sports shock absorbers for my ZT-T which you can't get.

This...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th February 2019, 15:14
Replies: 2
Views: 335
Posted By Neil1
Finding Parts For Our Cars

Numerous time I have read on here that's it's difficult to get this part or they are no longer available.
I am guilty of this myself, asking where I can get this or that or buying second hand, which...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th February 2019, 14:37
Replies: 40
Views: 2,134
Posted By Neil1
Fermented fish in brine. Having read that,...

Fermented fish in brine.

Having read that, "you have to open the tin outside" does make you wonder what it smells like.

But I would give it a go having eaten many other weird fish dishes over...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th February 2019, 14:21
Replies: 17
Views: 901
Posted By Neil1
Still nice to have somewhere to do your projects...

Still nice to have somewhere to do your projects though.:}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th February 2019, 14:18
Replies: 16
Views: 1,023
Posted By Neil1
Who or what is Percy?

Who or what is Percy?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th February 2019, 20:08
Replies: 16
Views: 1,023
Posted By Neil1
Same where I am plus dogs from irresponsible...

Same where I am plus dogs from irresponsible owners.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th February 2019, 20:05
Replies: 12
Views: 825
Posted By Neil1
Well done Bob, Banana up and running again,...

Well done Bob, Banana up and running again, phew.:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th February 2019, 20:01
Replies: 40
Views: 2,134
Posted By Neil1
Admit it Brian you really loved it!:D Try...

Admit it Brian you really loved it!:D

Try using the train in the West Country, it's not just the colourful women you have to put up with but insolent little so and so's who eff & jeff at the top...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th February 2019, 19:51
Replies: 12
Views: 825
Posted By Neil1
I hope you got home okay. Poor Banana, can't...

I hope you got home okay.

Poor Banana, can't scrap it!:sad3:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th February 2019, 19:35
Replies: 17
Views: 901
Posted By Neil1
Wow, the size of your workshop would like to have...

Wow, the size of your workshop would like to have that sort of space.

Unfortunately my garage is full and not that big so I only have my parking space to do things in.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th February 2019, 19:26
Replies: 33
Views: 2,225
Posted By Neil1
Yes Rick it was May 2015, how time flies. ...

Yes Rick it was May 2015, how time flies.

I'm on the way to doing mine up and I can appreciate how difficult it is, sourcing parts online and buying from friends.
It's not going to happen...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th February 2019, 19:17
Replies: 16
Views: 1,170
Posted By Neil1
Maybe so but we don't like to do that, parts are...

Maybe so but we don't like to do that, parts are easily available.

The main thing is nobody is seriously injured.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd February 2019, 11:17
Replies: 6
Views: 310
Posted By Neil1
Normally it's just the bulb, one of mine went and...

Normally it's just the bulb, one of mine went and they looked to be several years old.
You have to take the bumper off to replace Xenon bulbs and always replace both.
I had 600k bulbs fitted as...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd February 2019, 11:08
Replies: 30
Views: 1,692
Posted By Neil1
How many are there then?

How many are there then?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd February 2019, 11:06
Replies: 19
Views: 1,502
Posted By Neil1
You can get parts easily enough and it would...

You can get parts easily enough and it would definitely be worth rebuilding as there aren't that many 190's around.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd February 2019, 22:52
Replies: 178
Views: 6,895
Posted By Neil1
Lara Croft.....:drool4: :laughing2:

Lara Croft.....:drool4:

:laughing2:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd February 2019, 22:33
Replies: 178
Views: 6,895
Posted By Neil1
Such a stupid thing to do charging a car battery...

Such a stupid thing to do charging a car battery in the house.:duh:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd February 2019, 22:30
Replies: 25
Views: 1,275
Posted By Neil1
Mines got an EGR bypass in stainless steel with...

Mines got an EGR bypass in stainless steel with silicone pipes, not fitted by me but MOT Tester only showed interest last year (due to the MOT changes) this year it was ignored.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd February 2019, 22:22
Replies: 17
Views: 901
Posted By Neil1
Watching 6 Nations Rugby for me much better than...

Watching 6 Nations Rugby for me much better than playing with car parts!:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd February 2019, 22:19
Replies: 178
Views: 6,895
Posted By Neil1
I don't care their website said they were...

I don't care their website said they were manufactured in Sweden.


Must be a Swedish Chinaman!;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd February 2019, 22:13
Replies: 33
Views: 2,225
Posted By Neil1
Hi Rick, Your car is gorgeous and a real...

Hi Rick,


Your car is gorgeous and a real credit to you and all the hard work that you have put in.

Kudos to you, Sir...:bowdown:


But I must admit I don't like the rim protectors either,...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd February 2019, 22:01
Replies: 178
Views: 6,895
Posted By Neil1
Ctek chargers are made in Vikmanshyttan which is...

Ctek chargers are made in Vikmanshyttan which is a small village in Dalarna, Sweden and have been since 1997.


They were founded by a Swedish Inventor called Benqt Wahlqvist.:D




PS: I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st February 2019, 15:06
Replies: 56
Views: 7,261
Posted By Neil1
Workzone tools are made by Einhell.

Workzone tools are made by Einhell.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st February 2019, 14:46
Replies: 28
Views: 1,267
Posted By Neil1
I must admit the local garage I use are pretty...

I must admit the local garage I use are pretty good at keeping my car on the road.
However they admittedly that the new rules have been a minefield to go through and caused all sorts of issues as...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st February 2019, 14:35
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By Neil1
That's good news, another year of motoring.:} ...

That's good news, another year of motoring.:}

At least your advisories are easy fixes.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st February 2019, 14:33
Replies: 10
Views: 866
Posted By Neil1
I don't take any notice myself either, I pay...

I don't take any notice myself either, I pay monthly and it just keeps going.




Looking at those prices mine would be 710 Euros, ouch!:eek:

Do you get an exemption for 40+ year old vehicles?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st February 2019, 13:28
Replies: 32
Views: 3,831
Posted By Neil1
Surely you are not that old!:D But good luck...

Surely you are not that old!:D

But good luck with your retirement and to an easier life and hopefully no more scrambling under cars anymore.:}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st February 2019, 13:15
Replies: 28
Views: 1,267
Posted By Neil1
That's all well and good if your car has HID's...

That's all well and good if your car has HID's fitted my Honda didn't and my neighbours car has normal headlights with wash and his must work.

So different rules for different parts of the...
Forum: Social Forum 1st February 2019, 13:03
Replies: 443
Views: 38,309
Posted By Neil1
I don't know if you have been here yet but it's...

I don't know if you have been here yet but it's the largest in the UK, The National Marine Aquarium.
(http://www.national-aquarium.co.uk/)
Well worth a visit.:D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th January 2019, 12:00
Replies: 18
Views: 1,076
Posted By Neil1
I have the 160 upgrade on my car, you will...

I have the 160 upgrade on my car, you will definitely notice the difference.:D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th January 2019, 11:54
Replies: 11
Views: 746
Posted By Neil1
Some garages shouldn't be in business saying...

Some garages shouldn't be in business saying things like that.

The make of exhaust to get is Klarius, they are not cheap but in my estimation are very good.
I have one on my CDTi Tourer.

I'm...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th January 2019, 11:37
Replies: 28
Views: 1,267
Posted By Neil1
That isn't correct as I know first hand when I...

That isn't correct as I know first hand when I had my Honda Accord as that had headlight wash on a normal halogen headlights;
"If headlight wash is fitted it must work"
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th January 2019, 11:21
Replies: 19
Views: 702
Posted By Neil1
:laughing2: So do I!

:laughing2: So do I!
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th January 2019, 13:38
Replies: 19
Views: 702
Posted By Neil1
I was once stuck at Bristol Airport after I had...

I was once stuck at Bristol Airport after I had flown back from Spain, my car was buried under a load of snow.
It took me a couple of hours to get the snow off along with trying to get the door lock...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th January 2019, 13:33
Replies: 28
Views: 1,267
Posted By Neil1
The original rules with HID's was to have them...

The original rules with HID's was to have them self-levelling and have headlight wash.

Which is what is fitted to my car.

You can get away with a blue tint to headlights but only if they are...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th January 2019, 13:21
Replies: 19
Views: 702
Posted By Neil1
I don't know if it would be advisable to do this...

I don't know if it would be advisable to do this with our fancy car keys, but on my older cars I would heat the key up with a lighter, that always worked.:}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th January 2019, 15:11
Replies: 24
Views: 1,430
Posted By Neil1
I think electric cars are still zero, but all the...

I think electric cars are still zero, but all the other new cars that were either £20, £30 or £40 are now £140.

Government was losing too much money hence the minimum was set at £140.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th January 2019, 15:03
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By Neil1
I didn't know you owned another one, just thought...

I didn't know you owned another one, just thought it was only the V8.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th January 2019, 15:01
Replies: 19
Views: 849
Posted By Neil1
Mine's X Power Grey, definitely not a boring...

Mine's X Power Grey, definitely not a boring colour.

How dare anyone who says Grey is boring and so are the owners, I'm gregarious, outgoing and off my rocker at times!;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th January 2019, 14:54
Replies: 8
Views: 780
Posted By Neil1
Does look good. But will these pass an MOT?

Does look good.

But will these pass an MOT?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th January 2019, 14:41
Replies: 32
Views: 2,034
Posted By Neil1
121.9 per litre, I wish, try 125.9 per litre and...

121.9 per litre, I wish, try 125.9 per litre and it goes up and down on a regular basis, before Christmas it was 129.9 per litre.
Forum: Social Forum 19th January 2019, 14:30
Replies: 13
Views: 541
Posted By Neil1
Okay, fair enough reworht and Darcydog I can...

Okay, fair enough reworht and Darcydog I can understand.:rofl:

I'm 57 so not that young.:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th January 2019, 23:54
Replies: 32
Views: 2,034
Posted By Neil1
I always use Sainsbury's diesel. Plus they have...

I always use Sainsbury's diesel.
Plus they have free air for doing your tyres, Tesco's charges for this.

Plus I get nectar points.:D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th January 2019, 23:48
Replies: 10
Views: 613
Posted By Neil1
Welcome to the Club John. There are a great...

Welcome to the Club John.

There are a great number of knowledgeable members on here who can help/advise you with your V6.:}
Forum: Social Forum 17th January 2019, 23:30
Replies: 443
Views: 38,309
Posted By Neil1
Typical:} I will have a look for an app then as...

Typical:} I will have a look for an app then as that would be the easiest for me.
Forum: Social Forum 17th January 2019, 23:27
Replies: 9
Views: 472
Posted By Neil1
There is a few here on Amazon...

There is a few here on Amazon (https://amzn.to/2CtoVVP)
Forum: Social Forum 17th January 2019, 23:17
Replies: 443
Views: 38,309
Posted By Neil1
Is there? I didn't know that.

Is there?

I didn't know that.
Forum: Social Forum 17th January 2019, 23:15
Replies: 13
Views: 541
Posted By Neil1
How can you drool over Gillian Anderson? She...

How can you drool over Gillian Anderson?

She is 50 years old.:shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th January 2019, 22:52
Replies: 18
Views: 1,063
Posted By Neil1
That's not good, at least the so & so has been...

That's not good, at least the so & so has been caught.

Wishing your daughter well.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th January 2019, 22:45
Replies: 45
Views: 3,504
Posted By Neil1
I know nothing about fuels etc just switch the...

I know nothing about fuels etc just switch the gas on when I need heating, although it's off at the moment.

But I have decided my next car should be gas guzzling, highly polluting monster!
A...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th January 2019, 22:30
Replies: 39
Views: 2,075
Posted By Neil1
Definitely the Mercedes for me, love the colour.:}

Definitely the Mercedes for me, love the colour.:}
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th January 2019, 21:55
Replies: 24
Views: 1,430
Posted By Neil1
I have mine going out monthly and although it's...

I have mine going out monthly and although it's 5% more, I don't have to worry about it, it's always paid.
Forum: Social Forum 15th January 2019, 17:40
Replies: 5
Views: 196
Posted By Neil1
I can't wait for the warmer weather, hate the...

I can't wait for the warmer weather, hate the cold, 10'C is still chilly for me.:}
Forum: Social Forum 15th January 2019, 17:38
Replies: 20
Views: 801
Posted By Neil1
Have two Towers but don't use those anymore, one...

Have two Towers but don't use those anymore, one of which was overclocked with a 454g copper heatsink on the processor.

Bought a 17" Acer laptop 4 years ago which does me nowadays.

1TB hard...
Forum: Social Forum 15th January 2019, 17:28
Replies: 4
Views: 456
Posted By Neil1
:laughing2: So funny, definitely nicked.

:laughing2: So funny, definitely nicked.
Forum: Social Forum 15th January 2019, 17:25
Replies: 443
Views: 38,309
Posted By Neil1
Had to laugh, but then again I'm useless at...

Had to laugh, but then again I'm useless at working out what bus I need when I have used them, usually end having to ask someone for help as trying to work out those bus timetables is near on...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th January 2019, 13:03
Replies: 2
Views: 326
Posted By Neil1
Could be the speaker itself or the electrical...

Could be the speaker itself or the electrical connections, dirty connections can cause interference.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th January 2019, 13:01
Replies: 36
Views: 2,362
Posted By Neil1
Looks nice but one thing to consider, is the...

Looks nice but one thing to consider, is the silicone pipe OAT resistant?
Because OAT attacks normal silicone pipes.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th January 2019, 12:49
Replies: 34
Views: 2,688
Posted By Neil1
Goodness me, do you actually drive it? :eek: ...

Goodness me, do you actually drive it? :eek:

Being that clean I would say it never goes out in the rain or if it has rained.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th January 2019, 12:15
Replies: 122
Views: 5,095
Posted By Neil1
In 1980 failed my first test due to the driving...

In 1980 failed my first test due to the driving instructor going on holiday he had a Triumph Dolomite 1500 and his mate turned up with an old Triumph 1300, all the controls were different.

Changed...
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