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by xadowbg
Sat Jun 04, 2011 3:40 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: oil leak...
Replies: 1
Views: 515

oil leak...

im having an oil leek dropping exactly on the exhaust manifold its coming somewhere from underneath the alternator braket because mine has AC so the alternator is on top.... my question is could it be coming from the bolt of the braket it self that goes into the cylinder head? the irritating thing i...
by xadowbg
Sat Jun 04, 2011 3:35 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: steering rack?
Replies: 0
Views: 419

steering rack?

last few day my cabbie developed yet another one time rover problem. i spend the previous day driving no hintch or anything. the following morning i went to go to work and when i press the break pedal a clicking noise comes out from the driver side front wheel. i removed the wheel and everything was...
by xadowbg
Fri Apr 08, 2011 6:45 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: My car progress blog (lots of pic's warning)
Replies: 141
Views: 9774

Re: My car progress blog (lots of pic's warning)

what is that transparent piece of plastic in front youre headlamps?
by xadowbg
Wed Apr 06, 2011 4:19 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: what break pads to buy?
Replies: 2
Views: 535

Re: what break pads to buy?

i found some brembo pads on ebay... i am very tempted!
by xadowbg
Tue Apr 05, 2011 1:53 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: The cabbie dies Warning loads of pictures!
Replies: 12
Views: 1370

Re: The cabbie dies Warning loads of pictures!

tnx alot guys plus the visuals. i changed a new radiator new lambda sensor and when i was dancing as we say in malta i got in there a 2.0 liter throttle body hehe now sound great
by xadowbg
Mon Apr 04, 2011 4:58 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: what break pads to buy?
Replies: 2
Views: 535

what break pads to buy?

well the topic title says it all :) i just want to stop fast and resist hi temperatures because summer here is at the door and daily 30 to 35 degree Celsius is very demanding on breaks.
by xadowbg
Sat Apr 02, 2011 5:38 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: The cabbie dies Warning loads of pictures!
Replies: 12
Views: 1370

Re: The cabbie dies Warning loads of pictures!

hehe gr8 hope to cya to :D
by xadowbg
Fri Apr 01, 2011 5:10 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: The cabbie dies Warning loads of pictures!
Replies: 12
Views: 1370

Re: The cabbie dies Warning loads of pictures!

tnx guys i couldn't scrap for nothing else i just love it to much hehe nothing can take her place... (thinking of a coupe turbo).... *laughs* :P
by xadowbg
Fri Apr 01, 2011 6:17 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: The cabbie dies Warning loads of pictures!
Replies: 12
Views: 1370

The cabbie dies Warning loads of pictures!

warning for dose rover lovers faint hearth-ed pictures showing rover violence and exposed parts :P a month or so ago i had an accident when a old man got out from a STOP sign and got in front of me. luckily i was only doing about 60 or 70 kph so the damage was only superficial.. http://i734.photobuc...
by xadowbg
Fri Apr 01, 2011 5:49 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: cabby feels weird with roof down
Replies: 5
Views: 672

Re: cabby feels weird with roof down

is it you're first cabbie car mate? because all cabbie cars tend to flex a bit on rough roads especially rover ones don't worry mate its normal issue.

i heard that bigger wheels and a strut bar can solve the problem a bit but not eliminate it completely. i still have to try it.
by xadowbg
Mon Mar 21, 2011 5:17 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Jerky when accelerating/decelerating
Replies: 5
Views: 744

Re: Jerky when accelerating/decelerating

first thing to check is for dirt in the throttle body try to clean it with some carb cleaner..... if problem persist try replace the throttle sensor located on the throttle body side facing the engine..... the problem is a very common problem but it can be resulting from many little things...... suc...
by xadowbg
Sat Mar 19, 2011 5:27 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Catalytic Coverter
Replies: 5
Views: 596

Re: Catalytic Coverter

if its a recent buy for you... it might be that previous owners had gasket problems and changed it..... or else in past life car was involved in alot of water.....
by xadowbg
Thu Mar 03, 2011 3:50 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: alarm question
Replies: 6
Views: 861

Re: alarm question

yep second option is what i am using right now well tnx for the heads up guys
by xadowbg
Thu Mar 03, 2011 5:22 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: alarm question
Replies: 6
Views: 861

Re: alarm question

ps i also heard from roverthech that if you get off the central locking fuse from the engine bay fuse-box the immobilizer will dissingage?
by xadowbg
Thu Mar 03, 2011 4:47 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: alarm question
Replies: 6
Views: 861

Re: alarm question

how do i know which version i got?. mine in a cabbie 1995 id does not have any sensors inside the car or what so ever it just sounds the horn when someone opens the door when the alarm is engaged.