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by Hammond
Tue Jan 19, 2021 9:56 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Torque setting
Replies: 4
Views: 127

Re: Torque setting

Thanks guys :clapping
by Hammond
Tue Jan 19, 2021 4:36 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Torque setting
Replies: 4
Views: 127

Torque setting

Anyone know the torque setting for the bolts which secure the drive belt pulleys to the cams on a 1.6 DOHC K series engine circa 1996?
by Hammond
Mon Jan 18, 2021 7:27 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Boot lid lock
Replies: 7
Views: 233

Re: Boot lid lock

GTiJohn wrote:
Mon Jan 18, 2021 6:19 pm
A couple of photos might be helpful for us to see the extra piece you're referring to.

This should help you post pics :)
No link attached :laughing2
by Hammond
Sun Jan 17, 2021 11:02 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Germany
Replies: 10
Views: 641

Re: Hello from Germany

ImageUntitled by Horst Müller, on Flickr
by Hammond
Tue Dec 22, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: Ebay
Topic: Never registered(?) R200 bubble on ebay
Replies: 11
Views: 1266

Re: Never registered(?) R200 bubble on ebay

Why so cheap though?
by Hammond
Sun Dec 20, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Rover 400 - DOHC or SOHC?
Replies: 7
Views: 544

Re: Rover 400 - DOHC or SOHC?

Thanks guys, parts ordered. Need to put this engine back together in one piece :laughing2

I miss driving the car :drive1
by Hammond
Fri Dec 18, 2020 8:32 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Rover 400 - DOHC or SOHC?
Replies: 7
Views: 544

Re: Rover 400 - DOHC or SOHC?

Thanks everyone so far. So mine is a DOHC and does have a distributor. My engine number is 16K4FK80 796559 I have one broken one and one good one. Both have same part number stamped on them LGC10201 which when looking at that Rimmers page doesn't appear anywhere. A quick search on eBay with LGC 1020...
by Hammond
Fri Dec 18, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Rover 400 - DOHC or SOHC?
Replies: 7
Views: 544

Rover 400 - DOHC or SOHC?

Hi guys, Silly question time. What's the easiest way to tell if my 1.6 Rover 400 1997 bubble is a DOHC or SOHC engine? Log book doesn't say. I need an exhaust cam shaft and searching on Rimmers the part number stamped on the side doesn't come up with anything. Would said cam shaft be different for e...
by Hammond
Mon Dec 14, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Winter wheels and tyres on
Replies: 4
Views: 745

Re: Winter wheels and tyres on

I know the top ones are original but personally I prefer the bottom set :wink3
by Hammond
Thu Nov 12, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: 216 grey bumpers
Replies: 10
Views: 767

Re: 216 grey bumpers

I find peanut oil lasts longer than Autoglym stuff.
by Hammond
Mon Oct 19, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Rev counter pointer
Replies: 5
Views: 460

Re: Rev counter pointer

You'll probably break the clear acrylic screen on the front, which needs to be removed to get access to the dials. It's a very tricky process to disassemble a binnacle for obvious reasons (clocking, etc.). I'd advise possibly hunting down a spare first so you're covered... I managed to successfully...
by Hammond
Tue Sep 15, 2020 11:15 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: 1987 Rover 216S Scrappage Scheme Victim/Rescue?
Replies: 44
Views: 4733

Re: 1987 Rover 216S Scrappage Scheme Victim/Rescue?

That's great news John :clapping
by Hammond
Thu Sep 03, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: 8th BL Rally, Milton Keynes Museum - Sun Sept 27th 2020
Replies: 49
Views: 4593

Re: 8th BL Rally, Milton Keynes Museum - Sun Sept 27th 2020

RoverRevival wrote:
Thu Sep 03, 2020 10:04 pm
Need some of these events to be ooop north once in a while.
Milton Keynes is up North :clapping
by Hammond
Mon Aug 31, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Metro and Mini Show/BMC and Leyland Show 6th Sept 2020
Replies: 51
Views: 5617

Re: Metro and Mini Show/BMC and Leyland Show 6th Sept 2020

Gutted I've gotta miss this even though I've brought a pass. Anyone need a display vehicle pass I'll happily post and save someone £8. :wink3
by Hammond
Mon Aug 17, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: 1991 416 GTI Auto
Replies: 2
Views: 397

Re: 1991 416 GTI Auto

You just gave away my real name :slapme :laughing2

But :welcome anyway

Enjoy the car, I used to :clapping