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Forum: Social Forum 5th December 2017, 19:57
Replies: 3
Views: 244
Posted By muey
Thanks Guys ! Shame I was a work all day but...

Thanks Guys !
Shame I was a work all day but such is life ! Hope you all had a good day too,

Regards Mark
Forum: Social Forum 20th February 2017, 19:27
Replies: 52
Views: 1,513
Posted By muey
Happy Birthday Derek, hope you had a nice day ! ...

Happy Birthday Derek, hope you had a nice day !

Regards Mark
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th February 2017, 23:40
Replies: 11
Views: 841
Posted By muey
Hi Simon, I do indeed hope it helps others in...

Hi Simon,
I do indeed hope it helps others in the future, if they find this post , on doing a search, they may not need the auto electrician by trying the advice I received from yourself and other...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th February 2017, 15:24
Replies: 11
Views: 841
Posted By muey
Hi all, After trying all the things listed...

Hi all,
After trying all the things listed above, with no joy, today my car went to the auto electrician . He found a bad connection to the glovebox fuse box and sorted it out. With my limited...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2017, 22:07
Replies: 11
Views: 841
Posted By muey
Hi Klarzy, will do that too. Thanks ...

Hi Klarzy,
will do that too.
Thanks

Regards Mark
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2017, 20:07
Replies: 11
Views: 841
Posted By muey
Thanks Colvert . I will investigate this week and...

Thanks Colvert . I will investigate this week and report back .

Regards Mark
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2017, 13:33
Replies: 11
Views: 841
Posted By muey
Hi Simon I will give that a go , I hope its...

Hi Simon
I will give that a go , I hope its some thing simple like that, would save me getting an auto electrician out ! Thanks for the input,

Regards, Mark
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd January 2017, 00:59
Replies: 11
Views: 841
Posted By muey
Thanks cbr, I not a regular poster, but was...

Thanks cbr, I not a regular poster, but was expecting a reply from the gurus on here, maybe I should have posted in general forum, they pretty good on here when they see members with a problem, I...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 20th January 2017, 12:28
Replies: 11
Views: 841
Posted By muey
Wipers Problem

Hi all,
My wipers are mis-behaving at the moment. One swipe (press stalk down) works but will not return to park position. If I release the down pressure, the wipers stop where they are.
...
Forum: Social Forum 5th December 2016, 10:51
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By muey
Thankyou all ! Have a nice day yourselves ,...

Thankyou all ! Have a nice day yourselves , Cheers !

Regards Mark
Forum: Social Forum 5th December 2015, 13:49
Replies: 4
Views: 283
Posted By muey
Thanks Gate Keeper, have a good day yourself ! ...

Thanks Gate Keeper, have a good day yourself !

Regards, Mark
Forum: Social Forum 5th December 2015, 11:35
Replies: 4
Views: 283
Posted By muey
Thanks Lilian & Derek & Jeff. Have a good day...

Thanks Lilian & Derek & Jeff.
Have a good day yourselves !

Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th November 2015, 17:30
Replies: 5
Views: 483
Posted By muey
thanks

Thanks for the replies, alarm hasn't gone off again so far, I did have issues with water leakage into sat nav a few yrs ago, but with advice from here, that was also sorted. I can rest easy now I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th November 2015, 15:33
Replies: 5
Views: 483
Posted By muey
wind

Hi all, the wind round here is pretty wild and keeps setting my alarm off. I have now locked it with the key rather than the remote. Its working so far , so fingers crossed . My query is, what have I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd August 2015, 17:13
Replies: 16
Views: 1,546
Posted By muey
What a great story ! I don't post often, but am a...

What a great story ! I don't post often, but am a regular visitor to the site. It just goes to show that the help and knowledge is available, with a good chunk of friendliness thrown in. Well done to...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd March 2015, 19:44
Replies: 73
Views: 3,748
Posted By muey
To all married men : Forget all your screw...

To all married men :
Forget all your screw ups, pointless two people remembering them.
(anon)
Forum: Social Forum 28th January 2015, 20:37
Replies: 51
Views: 3,000
Posted By muey
Happy to oblige !

Happy to oblige !
Forum: Social Forum 5th December 2014, 14:08
Replies: 2
Views: 267
Posted By muey
Thanks Guys, Here's to another year of owning...

Thanks Guys,
Here's to another year of owning a 75 !

All the Best Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th August 2014, 16:36
Replies: 274
Views: 14,446
Posted By muey
Done here !

Done here !
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th December 2013, 21:52
Replies: 64
Views: 7,052
Posted By muey
Hi All Years ago I had a Hillman imp. One day,...

Hi All
Years ago I had a Hillman imp. One day, in heavy traffic, the throttle cable snapped. The choke was a lever next to the handbrake so I jumped out and in a couple of minutes, swapped the...
Forum: Social Forum 5th December 2013, 15:55
Replies: 2
Views: 312
Posted By muey
Wink Thank you Derek , Lillian & Jeff. ...

Thank you Derek , Lillian & Jeff.

Regards Mark :xmas-smiley-029:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd October 2013, 23:42
Replies: 16
Views: 1,556
Posted By muey
Hi Dashiel, The sensor had been left overnight...

Hi Dashiel,
The sensor had been left overnight after a spell in the ultrasonic tank at work. If an ultrasonic tank with isopropranol in it hasn't cleaned it, I think I can safely assume I need a...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 22nd October 2013, 10:25
Replies: 16
Views: 1,556
Posted By muey
Hi all, Finally got round to cleaning the MAF...

Hi all,
Finally got round to cleaning the MAF at work with a negative result. Looks like its died :( ! Polly is still running fine with the MAF unplugged so looks like a new one some time soon. ...
Forum: Humour Corner 22nd September 2013, 14:00
Replies: 10
Views: 1,036
Posted By muey
Quality

Hi Jules
Just seen that and it is Quality. As you know, I AM an engineer and a more fitting story , at work, at this moment in time is so near the truth, its untrue, Brilliant !
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th August 2013, 18:34
Replies: 16
Views: 1,556
Posted By muey
Thanks Jonathon, I am a regular visitor to the...

Thanks Jonathon,
I am a regular visitor to the forums. I dislike when people post a problem and get the advice which may or may not sort the problem, and disappear. Did they sort the problem ? Who...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th August 2013, 17:30
Replies: 16
Views: 1,556
Posted By muey
Hi VMax, spder, rpwc. I havn't had chance to do...

Hi VMax, spder, rpwc.
I havn't had chance to do anything today. On Our hols to Turkey in 2 weeks and weather here this morning ruled out a visit to Halfords because I don't have a garage ! Spent...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th August 2013, 18:14
Replies: 16
Views: 1,556
Posted By muey
Thanks Spyder & RPWC. We use ipa at work in an...

Thanks Spyder & RPWC. We use ipa at work in an ultrasonic tank. If Halfords spray doesn't work, will try the ultrasonic tank. Worst case scenario is a new Maf so willing to try all suggestions.
...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th August 2013, 16:16
Replies: 16
Views: 1,556
Posted By muey
Thanks Vmax. A trip to Halfords tomorrow for me...

Thanks Vmax. A trip to Halfords tomorrow for me then. Thanks for the swift reply. Watch this space and will post up the results of cleaning the Maf . Polly (my car) is running fine with the maf...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th August 2013, 15:44
Replies: 16
Views: 1,556
Posted By muey
MAF cleaner.

Hi all,
My cdt lost power coming home from work yesterday. Had a quick search on here and the Maf sensor soon became the chief suspect . I unplugged it and "bingo" ! All was fine again.
Whilst...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th August 2013, 14:58
Replies: 27
Views: 1,705
Posted By muey
breaking

Hi all. I too cant see a problem with this thread . My tourer is getting old, Polly will be 13 yrs old this year. With the help of Jules, I am hoping Polly is going to be around for a couple of years...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd August 2013, 10:13
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By muey
Hi Stuarty, This a great place for advice. I...

Hi Stuarty,
This a great place for advice. I too have a tourer, albeit a diesel version. Fantastic cars and the wealth of information and advice on here is second to none in my experience. I don't...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st July 2013, 15:24
Replies: 2
Views: 305
Posted By muey
Thanks Parker, I don't post much, but learn...

Thanks Parker, I don't post much, but learn loads. I just felt I had to post some good news about my car so other people could read how this site helps with minor problems too !

Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 21st July 2013, 13:05
Replies: 2
Views: 305
Posted By muey
Smile A Thankyou

Hi all,
Just a thankyou to members in general. My front offside indicator bulb blew this week. consulted my handbook , like I usually do , and proceeded to change the bulb. Would the unit come out...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th May 2013, 13:28
Replies: 96
Views: 2,478
Posted By muey
Hi Humpty, Why not just get a new battery and...

Hi Humpty,
Why not just get a new battery and see what happens. One day , without warning, my cdt wouldn't even open. Cost £65 for a new battery, no problem since. Without the help and advice off...
Forum: Social Forum 20th February 2013, 18:01
Replies: 52
Views: 1,326
Posted By muey
Happy Birthday Derek, have a great day ! ...

Happy Birthday Derek, have a great day !

Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th December 2012, 11:39
Replies: 138
Views: 9,855
Posted By muey
Hi Prof, Tourer dog guard for me please if the...

Hi Prof,
Tourer dog guard for me please if the price is right.
Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th December 2012, 16:50
Replies: 9
Views: 1,024
Posted By muey
tyres

Hi all, national auto care are doing a buy 1 get 1 free on some tyres. I got 4 Avon zv5s and front wheels tracked up for £270 the other week. Road noise and performance in the wet are fine with me....
Forum: Social Forum 5th December 2012, 17:05
Replies: 1
Views: 309
Posted By muey
Thankyou Derek. Seasons Greetings to yo and...

Thankyou Derek.
Seasons Greetings to yo and yours:xmas-smiley-029:
Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd November 2012, 17:40
Replies: 2
Views: 689
Posted By muey
national tyres offer

Hi all,
Has anyone else seen this buy 1 get 1 free offer. I have have purchased 2 avon zv5 tyres for £120.50 fully fitted. I think its an on-line only deal and there are various tyre sizes included...
Forum: Social Forum 27th June 2012, 23:38
Replies: 15
Views: 894
Posted By muey
also signed

also signed
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th June 2012, 17:14
Replies: 5
Views: 521
Posted By muey
Thanks for the heads up Gibbo, already aware of...

Thanks for the heads up Gibbo, already aware of the pcv (breather) so thats not a problem. Driven it a few times now, what it lacks in toys is more than made up for in the "nice " drive. Joanna loves...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd June 2012, 12:05
Replies: 5
Views: 521
Posted By muey
hi jonno we are in a position to be able to...

hi jonno
we are in a position to be able to afford both so i can keep my pipe and slippers for now, just worried about Joanna with her deerstalke, babor coat and green wellies, if she starts drinkin...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd June 2012, 09:53
Replies: 5
Views: 521
Posted By muey
land rover

Hi all.
Joanna has bought a freelander, so we joined the land rover club. It has the 2.0 bmw unit so i know a little about the engine (thanks guys) but nothing about land rovers. Another learning...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th May 2012, 14:24
Replies: 12
Views: 714
Posted By muey
cdt

Hi there, proud owner of a cdt tourer. 116/135. not sure, the pleasre is the same. my mobile armchair goes as fast as want it to, i dont rush any where. The MG marqe still look nice in my book, but...
Forum: Social Forum 6th May 2012, 13:22
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By muey
like the group hug thing,:}

like the group hug thing,:}
Forum: Social Forum 6th May 2012, 13:08
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By muey
has the in fighting stopped ?

Hi all.
After watching all the healthy/unhealthy debates recently, in my opinion the cars have won. I pay my £10 through choice, I am not forced to do so. I don't post on a regular basis , but i...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th April 2012, 19:18
Replies: 16
Views: 1,918
Posted By muey
Hi all, if I am reading that chart correctly, my...

Hi all, if I am reading that chart correctly, my tourer connie se cdt is 1 of 11 taxed in quarter 2 in 2011. I must be missing something, there must be more than 11 of them !
Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd January 2012, 12:15
Replies: 40
Views: 2,486
Posted By muey
Hi all BB9 poscode (lottery) here. At renewal...

Hi all
BB9 poscode (lottery) here. At renewal last sept I was 49 with Joanna as a named driver, £530 with admiral. for comparable cover (replacement car if you need 1 etc) they came in at £200...
Forum: Social Forum 11th December 2011, 11:55
Replies: 2
Views: 345
Posted By muey
Hi Derek, sorry for the late reply. Was my 50th...

Hi Derek, sorry for the late reply. Was my 50th too ! Tradition in our family is birthday boy pays for the meal on such occasions, cost me £200 but was money well spent ! Thanks for the e-mail too !...
Forum: Social Forum 2nd December 2011, 19:59
Replies: 46
Views: 1,605
Posted By muey
Hi all, Real ales for me given a choice, although...

Hi all, Real ales for me given a choice, although on a nice summers day, a nice drop of cider for me. The pub of choice for sunday lunch had some (guest) real ale AND some rather tempting REAL cider...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th November 2011, 18:08
Replies: 5
Views: 801
Posted By muey
Hi all. My tourer behaved in a similar fashion...

Hi all. My tourer behaved in a similar fashion not long after i got her. Traced mine to a thimble full of water in the sat nav unit cradle. Water was getting in via the 2 nuts under the fuel cap that...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd November 2011, 19:53
Replies: 9
Views: 645
Posted By muey
Wish i could afford it too, bout 2 grand shy,...

Wish i could afford it too, bout 2 grand shy, this time next year, house paid for and a lot of hard work on Joanna. not fan of the mrk 2, but will live with it !
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th November 2011, 17:54
Replies: 52
Views: 2,052
Posted By muey
Duly signed

Duly signed
Forum: Humour Corner 16th October 2011, 19:28
Replies: 2
Views: 524
Posted By muey
ryanunfair

Michael O'leary,CEO at Ryanair went into a bar in Dublin and asked for a pint of Guinness.
"That will be €2 please " said the barman.
Handing over his €2, O'leary said "Thats cheap,thankyou very...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 18th September 2011, 16:46
Replies: 19
Views: 1,394
Posted By muey
Hi all, this is my first ever diesel car so I too...

Hi all, this is my first ever diesel car so I too watch these threads with a vested interest. I try not to let the tank drop below a quarter full and check every 2 weeks or so for the said noises....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th September 2011, 11:47
Replies: 9
Views: 993
Posted By muey
Hi all, my 52 plate tourer would have cost nigh...

Hi all, my 52 plate tourer would have cost nigh on 26k when new. I paid £3850 from an ex rover dealer in april 2009. This is my second 75 and now I have driven them , I would have felt happy to pay...
Forum: Social Forum 4th September 2011, 16:41
Replies: 49
Views: 2,756
Posted By muey
Chin up Edd, Your Angel made you happy so...

Chin up Edd, Your Angel made you happy so remember the good times and smile. Regards to you and your family at this sad time.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th September 2011, 16:29
Replies: 75
Views: 5,790
Posted By muey
Also a good point ! I do get the odd comment...

Also a good point !
I do get the odd comment about "pipe and slippers" off a few friends, but only the friends who have never been in it. Mine is an SE with lots of toys i want to brag about , but...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th September 2011, 15:56
Replies: 75
Views: 5,790
Posted By muey
Hi all lets not forget that myself (and i...

Hi all
lets not forget that myself (and i suspect a few others) would never have been able to afford a car such as a 75 had rover still been in buisness. Don't get me wrong here, I would gladly...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th August 2011, 19:18
Replies: 2
Views: 511
Posted By muey
Insurance surprise !

Hi all, got my insurance renewal today. Reading some of the posts on here i was expecting a big rise. It has gone up......by £33 a year. Aged 49 with full NCD i paid £503 last year, still not cheap...
Forum: Humour Corner 15th August 2011, 13:04
Replies: 7
Views: 858
Posted By muey
racing snail

I took the shell off my racing snail to see if it would make him go faster. Just made him look more sluggish !
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2011, 19:48
Replies: 32
Views: 1,896
Posted By muey
nice

not my cup of tea at all, it does look smart though
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th August 2011, 10:04
Replies: 63
Views: 4,988
Posted By muey
corin/messinger

Muey will still take a back seat on this. A pat on the back is the hardest thing to accept, it makes you weep, (well it did in my case). stand up with tears in your eyes and give the person who...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th August 2011, 19:30
Replies: 63
Views: 4,988
Posted By muey
Having read all the posts so far, you do have a...

Having read all the posts so far, you do have a point , the advice from all members is invaluable, it is also free. Free does not put food on a table by a long shot. knowlege is dangerous given a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th July 2011, 12:40
Replies: 286
Views: 21,517
Posted By muey
hi all, bought in april 2009, so had her...

hi all,

bought in april 2009, so had her 2.5 yrs

cost: £3850

fuel: diesel

Maintainance : apart from service costs, (great time at jules place) , minimal
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th July 2011, 10:59
Replies: 37
Views: 2,100
Posted By muey
Hi all Had my tourer for just over 2 years now,...

Hi all
Had my tourer for just over 2 years now, a cdt and has just gone through the 100,000 miles. It still feels and drives like a new car. I am not going to get an upgrade or anything because my...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th July 2011, 14:24
Replies: 12
Views: 1,734
Posted By muey
Hi all. after reading on here, i took my diesel...

Hi all. after reading on here, i took my diesel to Jules, a good make over and a good all round health check. Jules knows the 75 inside out , you will be made welcome !
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th July 2011, 13:50
Replies: 34
Views: 2,382
Posted By muey
Hi all, i must admit the look of it is growing on...

Hi all, i must admit the look of it is growing on me too, in a few years time Joanna might not want a fiat 500 after all !
Forum: Social Forum 28th June 2011, 00:49
Replies: 38
Views: 14,280
Posted By muey
Another 1 done !

Another 1 done !
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th June 2011, 12:17
Replies: 15
Views: 1,228
Posted By muey
milage

Hi all, My cdt has just passed the 100k , still looks and drives like a mobile armchair, MOT'd April and emision test was way under limits. My first "oil burner" but i am converted. I don't suppose...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th June 2011, 11:58
Replies: 1
Views: 629
Posted By muey
I let Joanna loose ....

Hi all, I let Joanna drive my car today, went to in -laws with father's day card. She drove it badly but i couldn't say anything because i had a skinfull last night. Planning dog walks for next year...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th June 2011, 11:52
Replies: 34
Views: 1,848
Posted By muey
Hi all, mine has a rear cup holder too ! :D ...

Hi all, mine has a rear cup holder too ! :D
Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th June 2011, 14:04
Replies: 11
Views: 856
Posted By muey
Hi all, i have just the one observation, why on...

Hi all, i have just the one observation, why on earth do you need adjustable spanners when there is obviously plenty proper ones to choose from ?
Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 5th June 2011, 13:25
Replies: 10
Views: 832
Posted By muey
Careful, you don't want Katie Price driving a...

Careful, you don't want Katie Price driving a rover !
Forum: Social Forum 30th April 2011, 20:01
Replies: 5
Views: 710
Posted By muey
Hi Jamie, I think you may have a stumbling block...

Hi Jamie, I think you may have a stumbling block here. Some of the hi-tech processes you are trying to research are unique to the aerospace industry (hollow fan blades for example ) an as such are...
Forum: Social Forum 29th April 2011, 14:48
Replies: 5
Views: 710
Posted By muey
Hi Jamie, looks a pretty high tech outfit there....

Hi Jamie, looks a pretty high tech outfit there. Just what sort of info do you need ? Google some of the processes that are shown on the video on the web page might be a good idea. I work for Rolls...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th April 2011, 12:27
Replies: 30
Views: 2,452
Posted By muey
Hi Tun whilst not a fan of the zt range...

Hi Tun
whilst not a fan of the zt range thorough personal choice, (i test drove one and was not for me )your before and after pics show just how smart rover 75s can look ! I will have to clean my...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd April 2011, 20:24
Replies: 5
Views: 486
Posted By muey
Hi Jeff, got mt ticket last week, also with 2...

Hi Jeff, got mt ticket last week, also with 2 tyres. still got 2 slightly cooroded brake pipe advisories tho, sigh ! Waiting while they do it is worse than dentist waiting room me thinks. Still good...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 22nd April 2011, 19:55
Replies: 23
Views: 1,536
Posted By muey
Hi all. the vast majority of these lights don't...

Hi all. the vast majority of these lights don't worry me. The "boy" racer wrongly fitted/adjusted types do though. When I get the said boy racer type behind me and all my mirrors (including auto dim...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th April 2011, 18:23
Replies: 12
Views: 771
Posted By muey
Cograts Pab. Mine passed today, 2 advisorys for...

Cograts Pab. Mine passed today, 2 advisorys for "slightly corroded " brake pipes. Good feeling when they hand that piece of paper over !
Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th April 2011, 23:13
Replies: 16
Views: 1,258
Posted By muey
HI Mike. Welcome to the club. I live in nelson...

HI Mike. Welcome to the club. I live in nelson too. Enjoy the car !
Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th April 2011, 11:03
Replies: 3
Views: 571
Posted By muey
Hi James. I took some choccy biscuits with me but...

Hi James. I took some choccy biscuits with me but Jules only had the one ! It was way to sunny in sunny Colwyn Bay for brews, a beer would have been better if i wasn't driving home !!!
Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th April 2011, 20:04
Replies: 3
Views: 571
Posted By muey
Jules

Hi all. Spent today in "sunny" (and it was ) Colwyn Bay. Jules serviced the car and did a few other things too whilst having a chat and showing me around the car. Very enjoyable, Jules is a top bloke...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd April 2011, 13:36
Replies: 39
Views: 2,084
Posted By muey
Hi Soapy. That would never have...

Hi Soapy. That would never have happened..........there was to many people in th showroom ! :D
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd April 2011, 17:35
Replies: 39
Views: 2,084
Posted By muey
Hi all. I was lookin to upgrade from an 800 to an...

Hi all. I was lookin to upgrade from an 800 to an 827 when the 75 was launched and they had a 75 in the showroom when i went to look at the 827. Boy was i smitten, i wanted to make love to it !...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th March 2011, 15:21
Replies: 4
Views: 676
Posted By muey
Hi Dean. Had the same problem with mine. My...

Hi Dean. Had the same problem with mine. My problems were caused by a thimbleful of water in the sat/nav cradle. The water was trickling down the brackets that hold the cradle. The nuts that secured...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th March 2011, 12:33
Replies: 5
Views: 698
Posted By muey
Hi Mark, Joanna has the same problem with MY car,...

Hi Mark, Joanna has the same problem with MY car, MY car has the "one press " driver door open /auto lock at 5mph active, as i bought it basically. I find it easier to warn passengers to be gentle...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 4th March 2011, 11:22
Replies: 39
Views: 2,164
Posted By muey
I was using Bro in laws car a few yrs ago while...

I was using Bro in laws car a few yrs ago while he was in America for 3 months. On cleaning the car before giving it back, I found a load of microscope slides under back seat. He said "I was lookin...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th February 2011, 14:52
Replies: 13
Views: 976
Posted By muey
Hi all, when i had my v6, Joanna used it all the...

Hi all, when i had my v6, Joanna used it all the time. I didn't know at the time when i got the diesel tourer that they have a heavy clutch. Coupled with J's bad left knee, sort of a result ! J...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th February 2011, 22:00
Replies: 7
Views: 656
Posted By muey
Hi all, "roadside " seller near me has had a few...

Hi all, "roadside " seller near me has had a few 75's for sale near me lately. Not stopped to take a look yet, but on a drive past a 52 & 53 plates at around 1500 raises suspicion. I am on early...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th February 2011, 17:22
Replies: 61
Views: 5,078
Posted By muey
What car are you insured on? 2002 cdt connie se...

What car are you insured on? 2002 cdt connie se tourer
What company are you insured with? admiral
What is your insurance costing you? £500
What age are you? 49
What gender are you? male
What...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th February 2011, 11:19
Replies: 5
Views: 540
Posted By muey
Hi Andy, i recently got an HTC desire, while its...

Hi Andy, i recently got an HTC desire, while its a serious piece of kit for a non tech minded person like myself, i gave up too, i just wait while i get home now so can use lappy! As much as i...
Forum: Social Forum 5th February 2011, 23:17
Replies: 1
Views: 617
Posted By muey
rules

Hi guys, i think i might have broken a rule or two, my tourer load cover is almost sold on general forum, can a mod re-direct. I didn't do this on purpose. My next query is, are load covers for...
Forum: Items Wanted 5th February 2011, 19:39
Replies: 4
Views: 651
Posted By muey
Hi Barney, I have a black one in excellent...

Hi Barney, I have a black one in excellent condition. Never used a courier service or anything, no idea how much it would cost and i not an e-bayer so no paypal or anything. £35 + postage ok ? I got...
Forum: Social Forum 4th February 2011, 12:36
Replies: 15
Views: 828
Posted By muey
Nice one James ! :D

Nice one James ! :D
Forum: Social Forum 4th February 2011, 00:26
Replies: 15
Views: 828
Posted By muey
Hi David, i work in Barnoldswick but i only live...

Hi David, i work in Barnoldswick but i only live 8 miles from there, so not sure if i can help but will do what i can. Why won't they post it ?
Regards Mark
Forum: Social Forum 30th January 2011, 15:58
Replies: 110
Views: 4,553
Posted By muey
Hi all. Leaning over head rest on a coach on a...

Hi all. Leaning over head rest on a coach on a works trip, someone said "look at him, he's got a neck like an EMU ".........It stuck ! That was about 30 yrs ago ! It has evolved into Muey over the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 23rd January 2011, 14:34
Replies: 38
Views: 2,314
Posted By muey
And here is Mark(muey) with his connie se...

And here is Mark(muey) with his connie se outside, diesel with no extra boosts that enjoys the relaxin drive to work in his mobile armchair! 4 X 4 are a pain, i agree, but we all can drive badly at...
Forum: Technology Forum 22nd January 2011, 16:19
Replies: 3
Views: 463
Posted By muey
Thanks CDTI and Bill, all sorted now ! CDTI is...

Thanks CDTI and Bill, all sorted now ! CDTI is igo an app ? Well impressed with the phone , so is Joanna, she gettin 1 next week. What is it with wives, I didn't even tell her I got some bonus at...
Forum: Technology Forum 22nd January 2011, 10:51
Replies: 3
Views: 463
Posted By muey
HTC Desire

Hi all, having recently upgraded to a desire, I can get the home screen calendar to display time / temp etc, but the town has locked on BarnoldswicK (where i work) . Any ideas how i can get this to...
Forum: Social Forum 16th January 2011, 15:53
Replies: 354
Views: 35,674
Posted By muey
I have signed too, not logged on for a few days,...

I have signed too, not logged on for a few days, will inform all friends at work !
Forum: Social Forum 6th January 2011, 23:55
Replies: 29
Views: 1,300
Posted By muey
Hi Andy, sorry to hear of your problem, having 2...

Hi Andy, sorry to hear of your problem, having 2 dogs myself and them being part of the family etc ,,,,,, i certainly know how you both feel.
Do you have a legal helpline as part of your household...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 24th December 2010, 17:58
Replies: 8
Views: 677
Posted By muey
Hi all, Merry Xmas ! My dad used to say "they...

Hi all, Merry Xmas !
My dad used to say "they can't tax fresh air". They are taxin CO2 now, lets hope the global warmin "experts" don't start taxin nitrogen, then we WOULD be in trouble !
Regards...
Forum: Social Forum 5th December 2010, 09:31
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By muey
Thanks Windrush, Joanna takes pleasure in...

Thanks Windrush, Joanna takes pleasure in reminding me that i will be 50 next year so my grey hair will match my age ! Hope all is goin OK at your end, All The Best to you and yours etc
Regards Mark...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th November 2010, 17:20
Replies: 177
Views: 6,938
Posted By muey
mebership pack

Hi all. recieved my membership pack today. Very nice !
Thanks to all concerned
Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th November 2010, 18:42
Replies: 12
Views: 1,108
Posted By muey
Hi Thomas, Joanna drove our tourer for the first...

Hi Thomas, Joanna drove our tourer for the first time since July. She hates it. Result ! Unfortunatley , she wants to drive it more often to *get used to it * ! . Every time she drives it, same...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th November 2010, 21:59
Replies: 13
Views: 1,630
Posted By muey
Hi Mel, your signiture says connie se, so it was ...

Hi Mel, your signiture says connie se, so it was a possibility. Hope the long run cures the problem.
Regards Mark. :)
Forum: Technical Help Forum 13th November 2010, 17:47
Replies: 13
Views: 1,630
Posted By muey
Hi Mel. Had similar problem when i first got my...

Hi Mel. Had similar problem when i first got my tourer. The cause was water ingress to the sat nav unit. The nuts securing the sat nav cradle which are located under the fuel filler cap were not...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th November 2010, 21:38
Replies: 145
Views: 6,635
Posted By muey
Cheers kai. Mine ordered too ! Regards Mark ;)

Cheers kai. Mine ordered too !
Regards Mark ;)
Forum: Social Forum 6th November 2010, 20:20
Replies: 11
Views: 868
Posted By muey
When i first met Joanna she lived on a small...

When i first met Joanna she lived on a small council estate. I moved in and we decided to get a new carpet. On fitting day (lovely summers day) we decided to move the settee outside to make things...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th November 2010, 19:57
Replies: 46
Views: 3,122
Posted By muey
Hi all, I have a cdt tourer, had it 18 months...

Hi all, I have a cdt tourer, had it 18 months now. Apart from basic checks, I just keep to maintainance schedule . Apollo (she moonstone green) returns 39ish on a 9 mile commute on mainly A roads and...
Forum: Social Forum 26th October 2010, 17:33
Replies: 14
Views: 1,112
Posted By muey
Nice one Alan. May I copy that and pass it on ? ...

Nice one Alan. May I copy that and pass it on ?
Regards, Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd October 2010, 11:28
Replies: 3
Views: 439
Posted By muey
Hi all. My tourer returned just under 51mpg on a...

Hi all. My tourer returned just under 51mpg on a recent trip to liverpool (mainly motorway) and general use and a 16 mile "A" road commute gives around 38. I've done a few brim to brim checks and the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st September 2010, 09:41
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By muey
Like i did say in my post, in no way was it...

Like i did say in my post, in no way was it intended to upset, your issues are now being adressed. Mark will take said back seat now. It's not often i get annoyed, but obviously there are things that...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 31st August 2010, 12:17
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By muey
You do have a point devil, but surely a back seat...

You do have a point devil, but surely a back seat for a day or 2 would suffice. I take the back seat on a regular basis and it works most of the time. We are all entitled to an opinion, thats what...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th August 2010, 12:23
Replies: 8
Views: 685
Posted By muey
Can you drive on your own third party or is it...

Can you drive on your own third party or is it going to be in regular use ?
might be an idea to insure for the year and cancel wen not needed. If you do it by instalments you will pay an admin fee...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 30th August 2010, 12:11
Replies: 54
Views: 3,278
Posted By muey
Hi all, all i can say is don't get mum in laws in...

Hi all, all i can say is don't get mum in laws in the back. Thier stilltto things are a sure fire door skirt remover ! And park well away from the biggest car park you can find, she can dink a door...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 28th August 2010, 17:22
Replies: 11
Views: 819
Posted By muey
Hi all. My postcode is a "fake claims" hot...

Hi all. My postcode is a "fake claims" hot spot.:mad: Best quote i can find is Admiral @ £440. I.m 49, not made a claim in 18yrs. Tried all the comparison sites and they all come in around the £450...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th August 2010, 12:02
Replies: 19
Views: 1,076
Posted By muey
Hi all. Diesel cdt tourer manual here. Pottering...

Hi all. Diesel cdt tourer manual here. Pottering around and an 18 mile round trip to work on mainly "A" roads i get 39 mpg. On a long run its around 56mpg. Done a couple of brim checks and the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th August 2010, 23:02
Replies: 4
Views: 1,861
Posted By muey
Thanks Jake, thats the one !:p:

Thanks Jake, thats the one !:p:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th August 2010, 12:15
Replies: 4
Views: 1,861
Posted By muey
Hi Jules. primroselink.co.uk is the website but i...

Hi Jules. primroselink.co.uk is the website but i can only get it to work with a google search. My virgin media search doesn't find it for some reason. It looks like the website is in its early days...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 14th August 2010, 17:43
Replies: 39
Views: 2,345
Posted By muey
Hi all, I like the info centre telling me exactly...

Hi all, I like the info centre telling me exactly which bulb has blown. Even if the dipped beam bulb is a NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD-NAUGHTY WORD- to change ! How does it do it ? lol :shrug:
Regards, Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th August 2010, 09:44
Replies: 19
Views: 1,649
Posted By muey
Hi all. no speeding tickets here so far, but in...

Hi all. no speeding tickets here so far, but in Lancs they started to publicise where they "might" be. Doesn't really affect me as my boy racer days are long gone.....BUT... it does annoy when the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 31st July 2010, 11:30
Replies: 4
Views: 1,620
Posted By muey
Hi Paul, Had a similar problem on my...

Hi Paul,
Had a similar problem on my first 75 a while ago. Problem turned out to be a broken front spring. it had snapped very close to the bottom of the coil and was nigh on impossible...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th July 2010, 11:14
Replies: 26
Views: 2,590
Posted By muey
Hi all. Mine is a 52 plate cdt. ex -dearlership...

Hi all. Mine is a 52 plate cdt. ex -dearlership car and V5 says 115. Suits me fine to be honest but from reading on here, its not too expensive to give the unit more punch. personal choice i suppose....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th July 2010, 09:29
Replies: 4
Views: 652
Posted By muey
Hi Pete. Interesting read. I am on my first ever...

Hi Pete. Interesting read. I am on my first ever diesel (2nd 75) and i can't fault it. It's a connie se but just a bog standard 116 bhp model. I have been lucky, no nightmares as such so far and the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th July 2010, 15:45
Replies: 9
Views: 821
Posted By muey
Had mine over a year now, still looks new !

Had mine over a year now, still looks new !
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 17th July 2010, 15:37
Replies: 3
Views: 447
Posted By muey
Hi all. I rang up this chap, it's only 8 miles...

Hi all. I rang up this chap, it's only 8 miles from me. A quick summary of what he told me.....
It was bought as a non runner and has had a new engine fitted. It did run with the new unit for a day...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd July 2010, 17:13
Replies: 16
Views: 893
Posted By muey
Hi all. My tourer came with the chrome strips...

Hi all. My tourer came with the chrome strips (just been out to look ) but they not so apparent on a moonstone background. Look nice on the darker colour though.
Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd July 2010, 16:44
Replies: 25
Views: 1,748
Posted By muey
Hi all. I did look at a zt before i got my tourer...

Hi all. I did look at a zt before i got my tourer and the dash and hard ride of the zt put me off it to be honest. I think that wood dash with the white clocks looks fantastic !
Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th June 2010, 00:17
Replies: 4
Views: 1,861
Posted By muey
Rover specialist

Hi all. In January a well respected and long established Rover garage in Clitheroe, lancs closed down.(Primrose Garage) Have just read in my local paper that the garage has re-opened with new...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 19th June 2010, 11:33
Replies: 54
Views: 13,393
Posted By muey
That tree in the middle likes them, is it me or...

That tree in the middle likes them, is it me or has it got a smiling face ?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th June 2010, 14:08
Replies: 66
Views: 3,552
Posted By muey
Hi all. My "baby" is called "Goddess" because she...

Hi all. My "baby" is called "Goddess" because she is a moonstone "green Goddess" in my eyes ! My mrs thinks I'm sad too !
Regards Mark
Forum: Social Forum 12th June 2010, 00:59
Replies: 6
Views: 501
Posted By muey
Hi all. Last 75 i saw on telly was on Inspector...

Hi all. Last 75 i saw on telly was on Inspector Frost. No way they trashin my 75 !
Regards Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2010, 18:54
Replies: 78
Views: 3,824
Posted By muey
I try my best to get my grammar correct,...

I try my best to get my grammar correct, possessive noun, light hearted this , but my english teacher would rapp my knukles, i own is possess, i am very possessive of what i own. Not to confuse with...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2010, 18:36
Replies: 78
Views: 3,824
Posted By muey
Little old ladies that limp and whinge about the...

Little old ladies that limp and whinge about the queue at the bank and agree with, and then get to counter and produce more bags of coins than is humanly possible, and THEN look back and smile at...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2010, 18:15
Replies: 19
Views: 1,065
Posted By muey
I have had my cdt for a year now, i would like a...

I have had my cdt for a year now, i would like a synygy thing but for the moment, still enjoying the longer drive to be honest. if and wen it breaks i will definatly fix , but if it does break, it...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th June 2010, 17:56
Replies: 22
Views: 1,373
Posted By muey
Not quite new, i dont post a lot. I love my cdt...

Not quite new, i dont post a lot. I love my cdt any any niggles i had i posted and help usually arrived within 24 hrs. Any problems you do have and you sort them out, however small, might be of help...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th June 2010, 12:09
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By muey
Hi John. Had the same problem earlier in year. A...

Hi John. Had the same problem earlier in year. A little WD40 into ignition barrel and left overnight cured it, no problem scince. (unless you have my habit of holding the key in your mouth when...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th May 2010, 09:48
Replies: 22
Views: 1,955
Posted By muey
Hi all."baby" is a diesel tourer, If Joanna...

Hi all."baby" is a diesel tourer, If Joanna drives her, my mpg drops dramatically. usually sticks around 39 ish. done brim to rim and its not far out. it drops to 32 when J drives. i gonna take the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 18th May 2010, 09:37
Replies: 41
Views: 2,146
Posted By muey
I use toast crumbs as an excuse for my bad...

I use toast crumbs as an excuse for my bad typing. usually works !
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th May 2010, 17:13
Replies: 6
Views: 508
Posted By muey
Great news Paul. Waiting for the "verdict " is...

Great news Paul. Waiting for the "verdict " is worse than being in dentists wating room me thinks ! Great feeling when when you get the pass innit ?
Regards, Mark
Forum: Social Forum 8th May 2010, 13:42
Replies: 21
Views: 1,501
Posted By muey
Well done Dallas. £250 all in doesn't sound bad...

Well done Dallas. £250 all in doesn't sound bad at all considering the list they gave you. Enjoy the next 12 months !
Regards, Mark
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th May 2010, 12:58
Replies: 143
Views: 7,548
Posted By muey
Mine also added. Not many in my town .

Mine also added. Not many in my town .
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th May 2010, 19:16
Replies: 7
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Views: 705
Posted By muey
Well done. My "baby" did same 3 weeks ago. Nice...

Well done. My "baby" did same 3 weeks ago. Nice feeling innit !!
Regards, Mark
Forum: Social Forum 3rd May 2010, 11:47
Replies: 2
Views: 370
Posted By muey
Thanks GG. Joanna has 307, son has at the moment,...

Thanks GG. Joanna has 307, son has at the moment, and dare i say, its a smashig car. Will have a word with son, not that it will work !
Forum: Social Forum 3rd May 2010, 11:08
Replies: 2
Views: 370
Posted By muey
strange ?

Joanna has taken "baby" 2dy. bad knee and all sorts she says. Its a
clutch is heavy ? Joanna has not drove " baby" in ages. am I worrying unduly ?
Forum: Social Forum 2nd May 2010, 12:47
Replies: 1,536
Views: 69,678
Posted By muey
As a regular browser, this is a fun thread. If I...

As a regular browser, this is a fun thread. If I knew how to post photos, i would put some in myself ! Where is my son when I need him ! ?
Then again, by time I (he) resized the pics etc with his...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 2nd May 2010, 12:03
Replies: 9
Views: 850
Posted By muey
Hi all, sorry for hi jackin, but my lights self...

Hi all, sorry for hi jackin, but my lights self level and i have the manual adjust too. Is that normal ?
Regards , Mark
Forum: Technical Help Forum 1st May 2010, 18:01
Replies: 15
Views: 1,808
Posted By muey
Hi all, mine is a tourer, not sure if saloon is...

Hi all, mine is a tourer, not sure if saloon is the same. A thimbleful of water was running into the cradle that holds the sat/nav unit via loose nuts under the fuel filler cap. these nuts secure the...
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