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by GTiJohn
Wed Dec 11, 2019 4:21 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New member in Wilts
Replies: 7
Views: 192

Re: New member in Wilts

:welcome

Hopefully you'll find us helpful and friendly on here :D
by GTiJohn
Sat Nov 23, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Steering suddenly went extremely light.
Replies: 8
Views: 206

Re: Steering suddenly went extremely light.

richard moss wrote:
Sat Nov 23, 2019 9:00 am
Thanks for the correction - I'm a bit out of touch after 10 years without a Rover of my own :(
I have history with these systems :wink3
by GTiJohn
Fri Nov 22, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Meetings in UK
Replies: 4
Views: 348

Re: Meetings in UK

:welcome

We should be able to help you find some good events to attend :D
by GTiJohn
Fri Nov 22, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Steering suddenly went extremely light.
Replies: 8
Views: 206

Re: Steering suddenly went extremely light.

The steering rack on Honda-engined R8 200s, 400s and Concertos is exactly the same part. The problem usually causing the steering to go light instantly is the breakage of the internal 'C' spring at the top of the steering pinion that gives the rack its 'Positive Centre Feel' feature. Unfortunately i...
by GTiJohn
Fri Nov 22, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Murf has a new owner...
Replies: 14
Views: 307

Re: Murf has a new owner...

:scared Now I know why you wanted all the work done. That wasn't the plan. I wanted MURF to be as good as possible mechanically to start on the next 25 years of motoring and we've achieved that :clapping Then I became aware of a special car ... Then Sam's dad Vince posted a 'WTD' thread on this for...
by GTiJohn
Thu Nov 21, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Club Member Discount with XPart
Replies: 5
Views: 923

Re: Club Member Discount with XPart

Has anybody taken advantage of this offer yet?

If so, how did you get on?
by GTiJohn
Wed Nov 20, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Murf has a new owner...
Replies: 14
Views: 307

Re: Murf has a new owner...

As if by magic...

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It's feels great when an idea turns into a good plan and then when any expectations are exceeded it feels even better :D

I know Murf will be well looked after by Sam, with maybe a little help from his father.
by GTiJohn
Wed Nov 20, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Murf has a new owner...
Replies: 14
Views: 307

Murf has a new owner...

After 6 years of ownership I have just sold Murf to a very nice young fella who I know will look after it as I've done. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49095322786_60404b26b6_k.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49095322501_4639163ab8_k.jpg I bought the car in 2013 from its original owner a...
by GTiJohn
Wed Nov 20, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery: 8-10 November 2019
Replies: 11
Views: 866

Re: The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery: 8-10 November 2019

A photo that didn't make the press... https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49095297807_334f2eaae7_k.jpg There was question over the cutting of a cake, as Russ had cut a Montego cake last year, but we had to improvise and Russ cut into one of Duncan's exquisite mince pies. (NB: no paintwork was damage...
by GTiJohn
Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: Cabriolet
Topic: Front Sub frame bent
Replies: 19
Views: 1355

Re: Front Sub frame bent

This might help you post pics, if you haven't before - http://www.rover200.org.uk/forums/viewt ... =1&t=12794 :D
by GTiJohn
Sun Nov 17, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Member
Replies: 12
Views: 421

Re: New Member

:welcome

I know someone else looking for a 220 GSi but you (and Johnny) are safe as he's after a Tahiti blue one :laughing2
by GTiJohn
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: BL Cars at the Castle - Sat 16/05/2020
Replies: 6
Views: 285

BL Cars at the Castle - Sat 16/05/2020

We've been invited to attend this event

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Who's interested in going ?
by GTiJohn
Thu Nov 14, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery: 8-10 November 2019
Replies: 11
Views: 866

Re: The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery: 8-10 November 2019

Top billing on AROnline - https://www.aronline.co.uk/events/nec-c ... show-2019/ - and a good write up in this week's CCW, which also has a report on a (last? :mope ) visit to Longbridge in an R8 and an R3
by GTiJohn
Wed Nov 13, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello, new club member from France
Replies: 3
Views: 210

Re: Hello, new club member from France

:welcome and the club! It was great to finally meet you after only having email conversations. When we walked back to the East car park on Saturday evening, the long way round, we had chance to talk about several things and found as teenagers we had both advised our fathers on which new car to buy -...