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by Kapri
Sat Apr 03, 2010 9:29 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Seat head restraints guides rear seat
Replies: 1
Views: 232

Seat head restraints guides rear seat

I've just managed to break one of the guide inserts ( the square one) for the head rests on the rear seat on my 416 Tourer. It looks like there is a piece left in there that I need to get out to see if I can repair it all. How do these come out please ?
by Kapri
Wed Mar 24, 2010 8:39 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Honda engine identification
Replies: 8
Views: 3024

Re: Honda engine identification

Thanks all, cross reffered and bought a Honda D16Z2 head gasket set and changed it all over today .Just been for a trial run and so far so good :D The old gasket appeared to have rotted away from the water jacket up ...eventually dissolving the gasket material in the fire ring and allowing blow by i...
by Kapri
Sun Mar 21, 2010 8:50 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Rear seats 'round' 416
Replies: 4
Views: 442

Rear seats 'round' 416

On the later 'round' shape saloon 416 do the rear seats fold down ?
by Kapri
Sun Mar 21, 2010 8:14 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Where is the timing mark....
Replies: 2
Views: 250

Re: Where is the timing mark....

Many thanks :D
by Kapri
Sun Mar 21, 2010 5:43 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Where is the timing mark....
Replies: 2
Views: 250

Where is the timing mark....

..and which is number 1 on this engine please ? I need to take the head of and don't have a manual at the moment.

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by Kapri
Sun Mar 21, 2010 5:41 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Honda engine identification
Replies: 8
Views: 3024

Re: Honda engine identification

Hi ,piccie of same type of engine as in mine

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I'm told it's a D16Z2?
by Kapri
Sat Mar 20, 2010 4:33 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Honda engine identification
Replies: 8
Views: 3024

Honda engine identification

Hi, can anyone tell me the engine type /code for the Honda engine
in the Rover 416 AUTO please , 1994 model ? I've had 3 of these now but been told they are a single cam 16v not the more usual twincam 16V.
by Kapri
Wed Mar 17, 2010 9:59 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: 416 AUTO white smoke
Replies: 1
Views: 250

416 AUTO white smoke

Our 94 SLI AUTO Tourer has decided to start belching white smoke which is obviously engine coolant as you can smell the antifreeze in it. This is theSOHC 16 valve Honda engine and they are supposed to be good on head gaskets I'm informed ( all our others have been fine ) . It starts fine and no smok...
by Kapri
Thu Nov 19, 2009 9:18 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Immobiliser
Replies: 1
Views: 330

Immobiliser

Hi, I'm new to the forum but not Rovers ! I've previously owned 2 416 auto saloons , a H and M plate ,and have just been lucky enough to pick up a 94 Sli Tourer . I was trying to avoid the 'newer' ones due to the problems we had when the immobiliser played up on our last Sli. We bought this one and ...
by Kapri
Sat Sep 05, 2009 9:57 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Rover 416 keeps dying ?
Replies: 2
Views: 508

Rover 416 keeps dying ?

Hi, I used to own an H plate 416 auto Rover, the Honda engined one which has just developed a fault, which our neighbours have been using for a year now It suddenly stopped for no reason when they were driving it.She called the recovery service who found no spark at the plugs ,after spraying a bit o...