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Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th July 2019, 14:00
Replies: 9
Views: 262
Posted By stocktake
Interesting it passed the MOT on 12th July,...

Interesting it passed the MOT on 12th July, wonder what the warning light is that is hidden by the black tape on the dash :eek:


Edit: Apparently its a brake warning light
Forum: The Freebies Bazaar 18th July 2019, 08:19
Replies: 4
Views: 89
Posted By stocktake
It will be 60mm same as the 190 if that helps...

It will be 60mm same as the 190 if that helps anyone?
If there are no takers in the next week then It can live in my shed for a while :)
Forum: Social Forum 14th July 2019, 19:56
Replies: 10
Views: 121
Posted By stocktake
Happy birthday from me, what do you mean you have...

Happy birthday from me, what do you mean you have HAD a great day surely the best is still to come :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th July 2019, 19:54
Replies: 8
Views: 380
Posted By stocktake
Great price but I thought it was illegal to use...

Great price but I thought it was illegal to use runflat tyres with out a low pressure warning system fitted? :shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th July 2019, 16:28
Replies: 16
Views: 568
Posted By stocktake
Agree wholeheartedly with the above, My...

Agree wholeheartedly with the above, My apprenticeship was 5yr at BGas, no short cuts. Worked for them 15yr and then had the opportunity for promotion externally so I took it.

Manpower was at a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th July 2019, 18:26
Replies: 16
Views: 568
Posted By stocktake
Or, the entire installation CAN be completed by a...

Or, the entire installation CAN be completed by a qualified competent person who is not registered. Then the installation can be commissioned and registered by a group or individual who is qualified...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th July 2019, 18:18
Replies: 2
Views: 185
Posted By stocktake
The car would appear to be no longer with us i'm...

The car would appear to be no longer with us i'm afraid, MOT expired 2017 :(
Forum: Items Wanted 13th July 2019, 12:08
Replies: 3
Views: 116
Posted By stocktake
Hi Mike, Posted this morning hope it is what...

Hi Mike,
Posted this morning hope it is what you need, if its the wrong part let me know I also have the outer case seal if you need one.
Forum: Items Wanted 12th July 2019, 19:59
Replies: 3
Views: 116
Posted By stocktake
Thanks for the PM, will bob a couple in the post...

Thanks for the PM, will bob a couple in the post tomorrow, don't worry about postage it will only be a couple of quid or so, just stick it in a charity box when your passing it's fine.
Edit: its...
Forum: Humour Corner 12th July 2019, 19:56
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By stocktake
Oh, I so want to do that to them :laughing2:

Oh, I so want to do that to them :laughing2:
Forum: Items Wanted 12th July 2019, 18:24
Replies: 3
Views: 116
Posted By stocktake
Send me your address, I'll bob one in the post...

Send me your address, I'll bob one in the post for you :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th July 2019, 18:04
Replies: 5
Views: 283
Posted By stocktake
One on the side is the balance one. You can leave...

One on the side is the balance one. You can leave it unplugged with no damage being done but your car will not be running at its optimum power or economy capabilities. All it will do is log a fault...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th July 2019, 08:37
Replies: 5
Views: 283
Posted By stocktake
Check your Vis motors, they are supplied with...

Check your Vis motors, they are supplied with power for around 5 mins after ign off. If the Vis motor has a failed final drive inside then the motor inside the unit will run untill the ECU cuts the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th July 2019, 16:58
Replies: 2
Views: 280
Posted By stocktake
Traction control ;) Standard on the engine loom I...

Traction control ;) Standard on the engine loom I believe
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th July 2019, 18:38
Replies: 3
Views: 259
Posted By stocktake
As I understand it there are many members running...

As I understand it there are many members running long term with the oil cooler bypassed with no negative effects but, it is there for a reason, :shrug: possibly to assist when constantly working...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th July 2019, 06:52
Replies: 2
Views: 258
Posted By stocktake
Yup :)....

Yup :)....
Forum: Items Wanted 3rd July 2019, 21:44
Replies: 9
Views: 278
Posted By stocktake
Ouch! ...

Ouch!
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MGZT-ROVER-75-20-2-5-V6-OIL-COOLER-PBC000031-New-Genuine-GT-MG-SPARES-LTD/111981721623?epid=2261027240&hash=item1a12a17817:g:6jEAAOSwKfVXIgD3
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd July 2019, 18:43
Replies: 19
Views: 983
Posted By stocktake
I can confirm whilst you will notice a difference...

I can confirm whilst you will notice a difference in economy and performance if your VIS motors have failed they will NOT bring the engine management light on.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd July 2019, 21:10
Replies: 33
Views: 2,634
Posted By stocktake
Good to see this post Mike :), Next Nano meet is...

Good to see this post Mike :), Next Nano meet is 20th July.
your main problem with an MOT where the car has been stood a lot is rust.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st July 2019, 08:59
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By stocktake
If you are certain you have a two speed fan with...

If you are certain you have a two speed fan with a resistor then one option is to contact member Jules or DMGRS on here for a resister upgrade kit. on a 2005 car its a bumper off job.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st July 2019, 08:34
Replies: 12
Views: 503
Posted By stocktake
First port of call is always the drop link ;)

First port of call is always the drop link ;)
Forum: Social Forum 30th June 2019, 09:24
Replies: 13
Views: 166
Posted By stocktake
Hope its a great day Matey :birthday::birthday:

Hope its a great day Matey :birthday::birthday:
Forum: Touring Boating Camping & Caravan Forum 29th June 2019, 21:41
Replies: 10
Views: 310
Posted By stocktake
Well, you learn something new everyday ...

Well, you learn something new everyday
https://www.wcfnw.co.uk/what-is-diesel-bug/
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th June 2019, 18:33
Replies: 7
Views: 346
Posted By stocktake
Hi David, Nice to see you again, Only sorry I...

Hi David,
Nice to see you again, Only sorry I only had standard specification Vis motors to hand and none of my upgraded ones, they tend to be built to order.
Still, as i say they either work or...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 26th June 2019, 09:21
Replies: 15
Views: 629
Posted By stocktake
Booked in at spread eagle ;)

Booked in at spread eagle ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th June 2019, 20:47
Replies: 81
Views: 2,503
Posted By stocktake
Perfect, I can only assume you have managed to...

Perfect, I can only assume you have managed to remove all of the KSeal through your many flushes.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th June 2019, 19:28
Replies: 4
Views: 319
Posted By stocktake
Certainly better prospects than " Diesel Engine...

Certainly better prospects than " Diesel Engine required" posted recently. :)
Hope all is OK.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd June 2019, 21:19
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By stocktake
Afraid not 🙁

Afraid not 🙁
Forum: Social Forum 20th June 2019, 10:50
Replies: 10
Views: 368
Posted By stocktake
Thanks Wes ;)

Thanks Wes ;)
Forum: Social Forum 20th June 2019, 08:37
Replies: 16
Views: 583
Posted By stocktake
Top Gear, Enjoyed it. FF wanting to "adjust...

Top Gear, Enjoyed it. FF wanting to "adjust himself" left me and the missus laughing :D
Forum: Social Forum 20th June 2019, 08:33
Replies: 10
Views: 220
Posted By stocktake
Hope its a great day old friend, I really must...

Hope its a great day old friend, I really must ring you back for a chat, I just seem so busy just now :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th June 2019, 10:28
Replies: 5
Views: 264
Posted By stocktake
it is more likely the cable has come out of the...

it is more likely the cable has come out of the cable splitter under the bonnet.
PM a moderator for instructions on how to open it ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th June 2019, 19:19
Replies: 13
Views: 651
Posted By stocktake
there are 3 motors in the seat. back and...

there are 3 motors in the seat.
back and forward
base tilt
back tilt
Forum: Social Forum 18th June 2019, 17:20
Replies: 15
Views: 276
Posted By stocktake
As your getting on now Jim, I thought I would...

As your getting on now Jim, I thought I would wish you happy birthday just before your bedtime :D :D
Have a great day matey
Forum: Social Forum 18th June 2019, 17:18
Replies: 22
Views: 459
Posted By stocktake
No doubt you will have fallen out of your tree by...

No doubt you will have fallen out of your tree by this time and unable to speak :D :D :D (And if not then its a sign your getting old :) )
Hope your having a superb day Dave
Forum: Social Forum 15th June 2019, 17:19
Replies: 1
Views: 92
Posted By stocktake
Pretty certain your catching us all up Reece, ...

Pretty certain your catching us all up Reece,
Have a great day matey
:birthday::birthday:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th June 2019, 21:40
Replies: 7
Views: 427
Posted By stocktake
Not sure on the closest person to you but price...

Not sure on the closest person to you but price wise, circa £450-£500 for all three inc water pump.
If your in there the stat is easy and minimal labour.
Forum: Items Wanted 13th June 2019, 17:51
Replies: 6
Views: 238
Posted By stocktake
Didn't realise there were two types, this...

Didn't realise there were two types,
this supplier has the same ones :shrug:

https://www.mg-rover.com/inc/sdetail/mg_rover_400_75___v6___rear__polished_chrome_effect_badge_dal103750mmm/647/5871
Forum: Items Wanted 13th June 2019, 09:18
Replies: 6
Views: 238
Posted By stocktake
https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-DAL103750MMMALT :)

https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-DAL103750MMMALT :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th June 2019, 17:54
Replies: 12
Views: 783
Posted By stocktake
Rear bank lamda sensor wiring has been known to...

Rear bank lamda sensor wiring has been known to touch exhaust and shorted the wiring. this would give a burning smell and bring on engine management light.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th June 2019, 17:48
Replies: 3
Views: 358
Posted By stocktake
Yes :)....

Yes :)....
Forum: Items Wanted 9th June 2019, 09:31
Replies: 0
Views: 152
Posted By stocktake
OEM exhaust centre section V6

I have a powerflow back box on my kv6 which raised the exhaust sound just enough for my liking.
The rest of the exhaust is OEM boxes. After twenty years on the car these are now coming to the end of...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 8th June 2019, 18:19
Replies: 22
Views: 1,313
Posted By stocktake
Unfortunately Marina's work commitments and other...

Unfortunately Marina's work commitments and other events mean we cannot make this one at all, Gutted :(. Still, the July one is not far away.
Forum: Social Forum 8th June 2019, 18:14
Replies: 21
Views: 362
Posted By stocktake
Now that would be her birthday wish :D

Now that would be her birthday wish :D
Forum: Social Forum 8th June 2019, 12:40
Replies: 39
Views: 1,023
Posted By stocktake
I take it your inside as I cannot see your R's in...

I take it your inside as I cannot see your R's in the Non stop Rain :D :D :D
Forum: Social Forum 7th June 2019, 22:12
Replies: 39
Views: 1,023
Posted By stocktake
You may know it Dave but sure as hell you ain't...

You may know it Dave but sure as hell you ain't got a wife that insists on changing doors because she fancies a god damn change, enjoy your weekend :D
Forum: Social Forum 7th June 2019, 22:01
Replies: 39
Views: 1,023
Posted By stocktake
Wots everyone got this weekend? : Flippin...

Wots everyone got this weekend? :
Flippin glossing doors for me :( hate it
Forum: Technical Help Forum 7th June 2019, 08:27
Replies: 81
Views: 2,503
Posted By stocktake
I have refrained from posting on this thread too...

I have refrained from posting on this thread too much as too many cooks etc, but as you have asked for opinions.

The bracket for the resistor is a red herring, pay no attention to it. both two and...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th June 2019, 21:27
Replies: 4
Views: 297
Posted By stocktake
https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.ph...

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=1020132&postcount=9
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th June 2019, 21:21
Replies: 81
Views: 2,503
Posted By stocktake
Two speed fans cycle on and off when A/C is on...

Two speed fans cycle on and off when A/C is on when the resistor has failed. I have also known a three speed fan cycle on and off when A/C is on when the slow speed has failed due to brush wear.;)
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th June 2019, 14:58
Replies: 13
Views: 1,014
Posted By stocktake
A nice walnut dye before laquer .......Mmmmmm

A nice walnut dye before laquer .......Mmmmmm
Forum: Social Forum 4th June 2019, 08:41
Replies: 28
Views: 319
Posted By stocktake
Hope its a nice restful day Phil :) :birthday:

Hope its a nice restful day Phil :)
:birthday:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd June 2019, 15:37
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By stocktake
Just a note to all. If your backplates are in...

Just a note to all.
If your backplates are in good nick apart from the hole wearing that secures the pins then you can revert to conventional brake shoe retaining kits and slot the pin in from the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th May 2019, 16:18
Replies: 10
Views: 667
Posted By stocktake
Welcome back Dave, I take it the S type didn't do...

Welcome back Dave, I take it the S type didn't do it for you?
Forum: Social Forum 26th May 2019, 05:57
Replies: 14
Views: 189
Posted By stocktake
Jesus, what time do you lot get up!!! Have a...

Jesus, what time do you lot get up!!!
Have a great day Mark, one of the most genuine gents you will meet.
Top 3% Mark ;) :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th May 2019, 20:52
Replies: 81
Views: 2,503
Posted By stocktake
Look through the grill at the front, behind the...

Look through the grill at the front, behind the fan at approx the 2 o clock position you will see a silver resistor around 15mm x 15mm x 70mm (ish)
if not it is (almost) certain you have the older...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 25th May 2019, 19:36
Replies: 12
Views: 624
Posted By stocktake
Begger, we are in Lanzarote :( :)

Begger, we are in Lanzarote :( :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th May 2019, 19:35
Replies: 14
Views: 625
Posted By stocktake
Hi Mike, Russ does indeed do home visits when...

Hi Mike,
Russ does indeed do home visits when he can. Also if you need a hand I have more time now than I used to as i took early retirement, :) let me know if I can help.
Dave...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 25th May 2019, 19:31
Replies: 81
Views: 2,503
Posted By stocktake
Your radiator fan should come on low speed at...

Your radiator fan should come on low speed at around 100 and stay on until 95. If it doesn't then you have a problem with the fan, that could be a failed resistor, relay or fan brushes.
Regardless...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2019, 10:26
Replies: 14
Views: 966
Posted By stocktake
I stand to be corrected but reading between the...

I stand to be corrected but reading between the lines he has spun the captive nut holding the inboard nut of the upper arm, nothing more.

This simply requires the removal of the subframe (or maybe...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th May 2019, 07:23
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By stocktake
Wire the motors across the battery from the two...

Wire the motors across the battery from the two powerfold connections on the mirror. connected one way will open the mirror, reversing the polarity will close it.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd May 2019, 17:53
Replies: 5
Views: 391
Posted By stocktake
FACT: If there is no other fault than a failed...

FACT: If there is no other fault than a failed cooling fan then the A/C will provide cold air into the cabin if called for when the car is moving.
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 22nd May 2019, 18:49
Replies: 22
Views: 1,313
Posted By stocktake
Just waiting to see what Marinas shift pattern is...

Just waiting to see what Marinas shift pattern is at her new job before I/we can commit to one or two days :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd May 2019, 10:49
Replies: 197
Views: 13,924
Posted By stocktake
If ever there was a case for an agreed insurance...

If ever there was a case for an agreed insurance valuation then this must be it?
Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2019, 08:31
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By stocktake
Also after cutting up chillies be sure to wash...

Also after cutting up chillies be sure to wash your hands thoroughly BEFORE going to take a pee, it can be really painful. As for telling your partner, they will find it hilarious. :duh::eek::D
Forum: Items Wanted 19th May 2019, 15:27
Replies: 6
Views: 450
Posted By stocktake
https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_sop=15&_from=R4...

https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_sop=15&_from=R40&_nkw=rover+75+single+din+surround&_sacat=0&rt=nc
Forum: Items Wanted 19th May 2019, 12:15
Replies: 6
Views: 450
Posted By stocktake
https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_sop=15&_osacat=...

https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_sop=15&_osacat=0&_odkw=cd+413x&_from=R40&_trksid=m570.l1313&_nkw=cd413x&_sacat=0
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th May 2019, 10:42
Replies: 1
Views: 237
Posted By stocktake
Scull caps covers fit scull caps and bullet...

Scull caps covers fit scull caps and bullet covers fit bullet. The backs are not interchangeable. The complete mirrors are interchangeable.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th May 2019, 15:35
Replies: 10
Views: 491
Posted By stocktake
Tic Toc Tic Toc :D

Tic Toc Tic Toc :D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th May 2019, 15:21
Replies: 10
Views: 491
Posted By stocktake
You are correct with fuse 4 ( second one dpown on...

You are correct with fuse 4 ( second one dpown on the right as you look at your photo) but whilst diesels cut the power after around 15 seconds it appears on the V6 petrol models it is live for...
Forum: Photography Corner 11th May 2019, 22:21
Replies: 3
Views: 186
Posted By stocktake
Can I report this thread as a misleading title :(

Can I report this thread as a misleading title :(
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th May 2019, 22:20
Replies: 2
Views: 266
Posted By stocktake
Yup :) :) :)

Yup :) :) :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th May 2019, 18:12
Replies: 6
Views: 326
Posted By stocktake
Fuse depends on which type of fuse box you have....

Fuse depends on which type of fuse box you have. early one is 35

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=2548890&postcount=1

( but almost certainly wont be that). check for 12v on...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th May 2019, 18:05
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By stocktake
Here you go, ;) ...

Here you go, ;)

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=1250535&postcount=2
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th May 2019, 21:23
Replies: 8
Views: 315
Posted By stocktake
There are two settings for door unlocking. ...

There are two settings for door unlocking.

A. Single click opens all doors
B. 1st click opens drivers door only 2nd click opens remaining doors.

If your car is set up for all doors to open on...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 7th May 2019, 15:46
Replies: 39
Views: 1,883
Posted By stocktake
Didn't actually take any of the cars this time...

Didn't actually take any of the cars this time but there were some nice examples, Pretty certain Bluejon will have plenty. We stopped off at Ilkley moor for a quick photo (1st one). then a few of the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th May 2019, 13:21
Replies: 8
Views: 403
Posted By stocktake
Seem to remember the clips are on the side of the...

Seem to remember the clips are on the side of the white plugs
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th May 2019, 10:21
Replies: 1
Views: 288
Posted By stocktake
Here is a good place to start ...

Here is a good place to start
https://www.check-mot.service.gov.uk/
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th May 2019, 08:56
Replies: 47
Views: 1,647
Posted By stocktake
These would be my top 5 on a KV6 Thermostat...

These would be my top 5 on a KV6

Thermostat & pipework
Bottom pipes across subframe
Oil cooler
Water pump
Liners at base
Forum: Technical Help Forum 5th May 2019, 08:50
Replies: 26
Views: 1,087
Posted By stocktake
The method shown in the link does say that it...

The method shown in the link does say that it wouldn't check the starter and of alternator. There is a strong possibility there is a discharge through your alternator given the no charge light you...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd May 2019, 18:52
Replies: 197
Views: 13,924
Posted By stocktake
They've painted your windows :eek:

They've painted your windows :eek:
Forum: Social Forum 3rd May 2019, 17:27
Replies: 16
Views: 516
Posted By stocktake
Well loved and previously pampered car, should be...

Well loved and previously pampered car, should be a good base foundation for you.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd May 2019, 18:06
Replies: 5
Views: 358
Posted By stocktake
Thanks Martin, Worth keeping in mind when my...

Thanks Martin,
Worth keeping in mind when my MOT guy retires and the wife is a nurse so may work out cheaper, mine goes to Ainleys on Easy Road,
Strange coincidence, I've also been using him for...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd May 2019, 07:56
Replies: 5
Views: 358
Posted By stocktake
Hi Martin, where do you take yours?

Hi Martin, where do you take yours?
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 30th April 2019, 17:18
Replies: 14
Views: 920
Posted By stocktake
I should be there on the Sat only for this one :)

I should be there on the Sat only for this one :)
Forum: Social Forum 27th April 2019, 18:16
Replies: 6
Views: 198
Posted By stocktake
The butler did it :D:getmecoat:

The butler did it :D:getmecoat:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th April 2019, 18:11
Replies: 68
Views: 2,939
Posted By stocktake
It is actually not a privilege that is extended...

It is actually not a privilege that is extended to those considered reckless, this they explain to you, as they smile and take your cash. Kerching

Furthermore, Motor Insurance companies quickly...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th April 2019, 17:09
Replies: 68
Views: 2,939
Posted By stocktake
Last time I was speeding was on the A64 around...

Last time I was speeding was on the A64 around the York bypass, I saw the mobile speed camera and I was travelling with the flow of traffic in the works escort type van. A quick glance at the speedo...
Forum: Social Forum 24th April 2019, 08:23
Replies: 10
Views: 175
Posted By stocktake
Have a good day Andrew old friend :)

Have a good day Andrew old friend :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 23rd April 2019, 19:42
Replies: 6
Views: 354
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=p2047675.m570.l2632.R2.TR12.TRC2.A0.H1.Xpiggyback+.TRS0&_nkw=piggy+back+fuse&_sacat=6030
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd April 2019, 20:33
Replies: 5
Views: 477
Posted By stocktake
:wot: :D ..

:wot: :D ..
Forum: Social Forum 21st April 2019, 07:57
Replies: 22
Views: 697
Posted By stocktake
I had a similar itch 12months ago although I...

I had a similar itch 12months ago although I wanted something that was quick enough for today's traffic within reason but looked the part, suicide doors etc. That's how I ended up with the Sunbeam...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 16th April 2019, 08:00
Replies: 39
Views: 1,883
Posted By stocktake
Has anyone had confirmation of entry back yet?

Has anyone had confirmation of entry back yet?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th April 2019, 07:34
Replies: 19
Views: 1,398
Posted By stocktake
After all you have done, if you can smell exhaust...

After all you have done, if you can smell exhaust gasses then my thoughts are head gasket, sunk liners or cracked head
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th April 2019, 16:40
Replies: 21
Views: 802
Posted By stocktake
Thanks for stepping in Mike, got sidetracked...

Thanks for stepping in Mike, got sidetracked replacing the rear shoes, pads and discs on my old jalopy :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th April 2019, 07:38
Replies: 21
Views: 802
Posted By stocktake
cam shaft caps?

cam shaft caps?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 11th April 2019, 18:29
Replies: 5
Views: 413
Posted By stocktake
They certainly are worth repairing if you like...

They certainly are worth repairing if you like OEM.

Just a note of warning, Sat navs are notorious for draining the battery if the car is not used for a few days.

you need to make sure the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th April 2019, 10:21
Replies: 14
Views: 1,047
Posted By stocktake
Weapon of choice it seems. Hence the user name...

Weapon of choice it seems. Hence the user name Andy? :D
Forum: Social Forum 9th April 2019, 09:54
Replies: 32
Views: 849
Posted By stocktake
This happened where I used to work, even to the...

This happened where I used to work, even to the extent of the preferred candidate was given the questions they would be asked in the interview prior to the interview.
This ensured if there were any...
Forum: Social Forum 8th April 2019, 13:14
Replies: 21
Views: 827
Posted By stocktake
According to the link in the OP, for Leeds it...

According to the link in the OP, for Leeds it only applies to HGV, PSV and taxi/private hire drivers.
It will not apply to private car drivers :shrug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th April 2019, 08:58
Replies: 14
Views: 1,047
Posted By stocktake
Not such a smartie thing to do :D

Not such a smartie thing to do :D
Forum: Social Forum 7th April 2019, 20:17
Replies: 13
Views: 474
Posted By stocktake
Originally on crossply tyres but now sits on...

Originally on crossply tyres but now sits on radials with discs on the front ( cannot see them) and a servo hidden under the floor.
Whitewall tyres were an extra but you can have them done for...
Forum: Social Forum 7th April 2019, 18:41
Replies: 13
Views: 474
Posted By stocktake
Buy it new :p: its a year older than me. (1955)...

Buy it new :p: its a year older than me. (1955) Its not a Singer it's a Sunbeam Talbot Supreme. Also known as a Sunbeam Talbot 90mk3.
Four cyl. 2267cc 80bhp with a top seed of 93mph. :eek:
Never...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th April 2019, 17:38
Replies: 12
Views: 585
Posted By stocktake
Blatant abuse of power :getmecoat:

Blatant abuse of power :getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 6th April 2019, 08:37
Replies: 17
Views: 323
Posted By stocktake
Have a good day Stu :)

Have a good day Stu :)
Forum: Social Forum 5th April 2019, 16:23
Replies: 13
Views: 474
Posted By stocktake
I Guess Spring is here

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/16235ca7727fe4925.jpg
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th April 2019, 08:43
Replies: 33
Views: 1,355
Posted By stocktake
Electric motors where you removed the winding...

Electric motors where you removed the winding handle on the door and placed the motor over the splines and screwed it to the door.

Then the deluxe version with remote switch :drool4:
Forum: Humour Corner 2nd April 2019, 08:45
Replies: 7
Views: 576
Posted By stocktake
Brilliant :laughing2: You hatched that one...

Brilliant :laughing2:
You hatched that one quickly :getmecoat:
Forum: Humour Corner 1st April 2019, 14:51
Replies: 7
Views: 576
Posted By stocktake
Him???? :getmecoat:

Him???? :getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 31st March 2019, 20:00
Replies: 4
Views: 243
Posted By stocktake
6pm then :laughing2:

6pm then :laughing2:
Forum: Social Forum 31st March 2019, 09:32
Replies: 4
Views: 243
Posted By stocktake
If you don't need the money but like to work, why...

If you don't need the money but like to work, why not look at charity work?
Forum: Social Forum 30th March 2019, 20:34
Replies: 4
Views: 184
Posted By stocktake
He always had the ability to stick one and a half...

He always had the ability to stick one and a half fingers up to the mainstream. Very much my type of humour :D:D
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th March 2019, 11:01
Replies: 65
Views: 4,450
Posted By stocktake
That's good, but I suppose it all depends on the...

That's good, but I suppose it all depends on the flow rate through the cooler.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th March 2019, 10:21
Replies: 65
Views: 4,450
Posted By stocktake
As per post #12 bypass oil cooler with a piece of...

As per post #12 bypass oil cooler with a piece of copper and two jubilee clips. also there could be a problem with the stat that nobody has mentioned yet?

KSeal = Devils invention.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th March 2019, 14:05
Replies: 5
Views: 341
Posted By stocktake
Assuming your problem is you cannot open your...

Assuming your problem is you cannot open your door from inside or outside I have only ever heard of a lock seizing up once in my 11 yr on here, all other times the removal and re-positioning of the...
Forum: Items Wanted 26th March 2019, 18:12
Replies: 8
Views: 211
Posted By stocktake
It will be on the data badge on the door pillar,...

It will be on the data badge on the door pillar, rule of thumb is:
If your car has
Black sills JEL.
Colour coded sills JBH.
Forum: Items Wanted 26th March 2019, 16:51
Replies: 8
Views: 211
Posted By stocktake
Two different types of Wedgwood, JEL and JBH

Two different types of Wedgwood, JEL and JBH
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th March 2019, 07:23
Replies: 2
Views: 303
Posted By stocktake
Or on a private plate ...

Or on a private plate ...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 25th March 2019, 19:43
Replies: 6
Views: 355
Posted By stocktake
Steve just wants to get some miles in before the...

Steve just wants to get some miles in before the price of petrol goes up....:getmecoat:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th March 2019, 18:21
Replies: 65
Views: 4,450
Posted By stocktake
As mentioned twice before in this thread,...

As mentioned twice before in this thread, check/bypass the oil cooler ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th March 2019, 18:15
Replies: 4
Views: 303
Posted By stocktake
If it is an original then I seem to remember they...

If it is an original then I seem to remember they are triple skin so the loss of the outer skin is no great detriment. I would be tempted to hang on to the original as long as possible as some...
Forum: Social Forum 24th March 2019, 14:29
Replies: 10
Views: 383
Posted By stocktake
Agree with the above and if they are for...

Agree with the above and if they are for plasterboard then "toggle bolts" IIRC
Forum: Social Forum 24th March 2019, 08:20
Replies: 10
Views: 383
Posted By stocktake
Rawl plug ...

Rawl plug
https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_odkw=rawl+bolts&_osacat=0&_from=R40&_trksid=p2045573.m570.l1311.R1.TR12.TRC2.A0.H1.Xrawl+plug.TRS0&_nkw=rawl+plugs&_sacat=0
or
Rawl bolt
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd March 2019, 12:06
Replies: 8
Views: 382
Posted By stocktake
Hi Terry, You will probably be best off getting...

Hi Terry,
You will probably be best off getting the car on a T4 diagnostics now. Every previous failure of traction I have come across as been the actuator you have just changed :shrug:. If this has...
Forum: Social Forum 21st March 2019, 22:27
Replies: 4
Views: 355
Posted By stocktake
Gas is American for petrol Colvy :) (Gasoline)

Gas is American for petrol Colvy :) (Gasoline)
Forum: Social Forum 20th March 2019, 09:29
Replies: 4
Views: 355
Posted By stocktake
The future of motoring?

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/imagehosting/16235c92076091fff.jpg
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th March 2019, 07:41
Replies: 3
Views: 298
Posted By stocktake
Assuming a fuse had blown?

Assuming a fuse had blown?
Forum: Social Forum 19th March 2019, 21:35
Replies: 2
Views: 156
Posted By stocktake
Nice Bike

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m_Li96hDujM
Forum: Regional Events Forum: Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire 18th March 2019, 07:17
Replies: 39
Views: 1,883
Posted By stocktake
Just a reminder you have to apply yourself to...

Just a reminder you have to apply yourself to receive a pass.
here is the link to the form.
Send the application form with a SAE for your free entry ticket.
...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th March 2019, 20:05
Replies: 19
Views: 640
Posted By stocktake
My Launch model has this, apparently a pressure...

My Launch model has this, apparently a pressure sensor. When I changed the
power steering pump the replacement just had this blanked off. I removed the blanking plug and fitted the sensor. i am...
Forum: Regional Events Forum: The Midlands 14th March 2019, 18:41
Replies: 77
Views: 3,813
Posted By stocktake
i'll still be there on Sunday :)

i'll still be there on Sunday :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th March 2019, 18:31
Replies: 23
Views: 1,083
Posted By stocktake
It was just a thought..............:shrug:

It was just a thought..............:shrug:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th March 2019, 18:16
Replies: 23
Views: 1,083
Posted By stocktake
Sent a PM to Rick to see if he can help with link...

Sent a PM to Rick to see if he can help with link :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 14th March 2019, 14:45
Replies: 23
Views: 1,083
Posted By stocktake
;) ...

;)

https://www.the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showpost.php?p=2687105&postcount=197
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th March 2019, 11:44
Replies: 100
Views: 5,634
Posted By stocktake
Option B for me.

Option B for me.
Forum: Items Wanted 12th March 2019, 11:39
Replies: 4
Views: 193
Posted By stocktake
And I know somebody looking for a good bonnet in...

And I know somebody looking for a good bonnet in JEL, who was it now????? Oh yes it was me :D
Forum: Social Forum 12th March 2019, 11:31
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By stocktake
Doesn't worry me if there is a law suit out, It...

Doesn't worry me if there is a law suit out, It appears I have a couple of million waiting for me in a Nigerian bank.... :bowdown::getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 12th March 2019, 10:47
Replies: 6
Views: 239
Posted By stocktake
Jan 2018 we went to iceland for 5 days, booked...

Jan 2018 we went to iceland for 5 days, booked with icelandic air which was infinitely better than easyjet for the same price. Booked an apartment in Reykjavik and glad we did.
Went on a northern...
Forum: Items Wanted 12th March 2019, 09:20
Replies: 4
Views: 193
Posted By stocktake
There are two wedgwood blue codes, early ones are...

There are two wedgwood blue codes, early ones are JEL later ones JBH.
JEL tends to be on cars with black sills ;)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 12th March 2019, 09:03
Replies: 8
Views: 419
Posted By stocktake
A good torque wrench, most main suspension bolts...

A good torque wrench, most main suspension bolts are 100/120 nm
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th March 2019, 17:31
Replies: 100
Views: 5,634
Posted By stocktake
If i remember correctly the dipstick pipe is...

If i remember correctly the dipstick pipe is attached to the engine with one of those press to release fixings similar to the breather hoses and a bracket bolted to the engine halfway up.
Shouldn't...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th March 2019, 14:24
Replies: 4
Views: 373
Posted By stocktake
57mm Rick, Rocking horse poo.....

57mm Rick,
Rocking horse poo.....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th March 2019, 18:14
Replies: 12
Views: 774
Posted By stocktake
The op's problem is that the inner chrome ring...

The op's problem is that the inner chrome ring has become detached from the rest of the handle assy.
When made these chrome inner rings are indeed hot melted to the rest of the inner handle.
It is...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th March 2019, 15:54
Replies: 6
Views: 459
Posted By stocktake
Realistically whether it is pre launch , launch ...

Realistically whether it is pre launch , launch or just an early one makes no real difference to joe public. S Reg tends to be pre launch T reg may be a launch car if it is the right colour/spec....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd March 2019, 19:05
Replies: 20
Views: 1,252
Posted By stocktake
Only funny thing that has happened to Marina and...

Only funny thing that has happened to Marina and I with the 75 was at a filling station where Marina got out to pay for the fuel.
When she returned there was a jaguar at the next pump and a very...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd March 2019, 09:21
Replies: 11
Views: 522
Posted By stocktake
Will send you some details Tuesday Malcolm :)

Will send you some details Tuesday Malcolm :)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th February 2019, 08:31
Replies: 11
Views: 522
Posted By stocktake
if the sound is more of a rhythmic gearing...

if the sound is more of a rhythmic gearing rotating then it is more than likely the flap has failed and the vis is fine but it may need resetting to the correct rest position If the noise is just...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th February 2019, 22:02
Replies: 11
Views: 522
Posted By stocktake
Hi, Vitesse is correct. It is either the flap...

Hi,
Vitesse is correct. It is either the flap that has failed or the internal gearing on the vis has stripped . The former is more common. Again as mentioned disconnect the plug to use the car.
Forum: Humour Corner 24th February 2019, 13:39
Replies: 5
Views: 325
Posted By stocktake
So, does anyone know the way:shrug:

So, does anyone know the way:shrug:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th February 2019, 13:04
Replies: 8
Views: 382
Posted By stocktake
You will probably find the teeth are lodged in...

You will probably find the teeth are lodged in the gearing stopping it from self testing. you can prise the top off and open with a thin blade.
JUST FOR CLARITY. The BMW CRUISE unit linked to is...
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