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by ROVER-25X
Sat May 18, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: R8 PROJECTOR HEADLIGHT PROJECT - (Don't hold your breath)
Replies: 14
Views: 373

Re: R8 PROJECTOR HEADLIGHT PROJECT - (Don't hold your breath)

The FIRST R8 PROJECTOR HEADLIGHT PROTOTYPE is FINISHED ! (....for now) Well phase one of this project is completed, my cheap-o Projector units have arrived and I have fitted it to my freshly painted headlight, as you can see below the unit comes in two parts, the main projector housing and its chro...
by ROVER-25X
Sat May 18, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: R8 PROJECTOR HEADLIGHT PROJECT - (Don't hold your breath)
Replies: 14
Views: 373

Re: R8 PROJECTOR HEADLIGHT PROJECT - (Don't hold your breath)

Thanks chaps. :D

I don't think i'll bother Vinny, as you can see below it isn't required i'd say. Image
by ROVER-25X
Sat May 18, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: Ebay
Topic: UBER RARE MG6 N-Series 1.8 Turbo Engine Cover on ebay - Fits the later K-Series !
Replies: 2
Views: 70

UBER RARE MG6 N-Series 1.8 Turbo Engine Cover on ebay - Fits the later K-Series !

Just thought I would bring this to your attention folks, right now on ebay as a Buy It Now is a rare used MG6 1.8 Turbo N-Series Engine Cover that also fits the later Twin Cam K-Series engines with the rounded spark plug cover, (MEMS3) and it will fit the 1.1, 1.4, 1.6. 1.8, 1.8vvc and 1.8 Turbo. It...
by ROVER-25X
Sat May 18, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Potential Head Problem
Replies: 24
Views: 297

Re: Potential Head Problem

Call Dave and Kayleigh, they run MG-ROVER Mobile Mechanics, they will come to your door and fix it, they keep spare heads and other engine parts in their vans if any parts are a lost cause on yours but I doubt it will be that bad. They have been doing HGF repairs for years now and are tired and test...
by ROVER-25X
Sat May 18, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Fluid leak
Replies: 10
Views: 203

Re: Fluid leak

Seen that on YouTube after a chap working on a ZS replaced a PS pipe, he put it on full lock after
topped up the fluid.
by ROVER-25X
Sat May 18, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Convertible Pump Refurb
Replies: 4
Views: 67

Re: Convertible Pump Refurb

Could you take a few photos of it and the leaky area.

I topped up my fluid several years ago, was easy enough. :wink3
by ROVER-25X
Sat May 18, 2019 8:40 am
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Practical Classics June 2019 - lots of K-series coverage
Replies: 2
Views: 89

Re: Practical Classics June 2019 - lots of K-series coverage

Any interesting nuggets in the article ?
by ROVER-25X
Sat May 18, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: 2019 Restoration Show Centrepiece Charity Cabriolet
Replies: 81
Views: 1614

Re: 2019 Restoration Show Centrepiece Charity Cabriolet

Cool !

Is it something that could be made at home with spare copper pipe, flaring tool and fittings ?
by ROVER-25X
Sat May 18, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: HubNut & Rover 800 Club
Replies: 7
Views: 196

Re: HubNut & Rover 800 Club

As you said he could have save some dollar and got more content YouTube wise if he did the work himself,
would have made for a more interesting series of vids on how to save a good old car on the cheap and get
it back on the road.

Innit' bruv ! :D
by ROVER-25X
Sat May 18, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Correct radio for 2005 Rover 25
Replies: 11
Views: 212

Re: Correct radio for 2005 Rover 25

Just for reference, this is the factory Blaupunkt radio fitted to my 2001 Y-Reg 25, it has the BWM plug.



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by ROVER-25X
Mon May 13, 2019 1:40 am
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: R8 PROJECTOR HEADLIGHT PROJECT - (Don't hold your breath)
Replies: 14
Views: 373

Re: R8 PROJECTOR HEADLIGHT PROJECT - (Don't hold your breath)

SURROUND TRIM FINISHED ! BEHOLD, THE TROPHY STYLE R8 HEADLIGHT (c) [/size] https://i.postimg.cc/KjDjq06c/R8-Projector-Headlight-42.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/L4tJ8sJd/R8-Projector-Headlight-41.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/MKzvM8Bn/R8-Projector-Headlight-40.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/VNJSfBC4/R8-Projector-H...
by ROVER-25X
Mon May 13, 2019 1:31 am
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: R8 PROJECTOR HEADLIGHT PROJECT - (Don't hold your breath)
Replies: 14
Views: 373

Re: R8 PROJECTOR HEADLIGHT PROJECT - (Don't hold your breath)

Well tonight at work I got the surrounds fitted. https://i.postimg.cc/vZqgwScc/R8-Projector-Headlight-35.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/v8fVxzSN/R8-Projector-Headlight-37.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/Kj24D6ss/R8-Projector-Headlight-36.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/dVtkXKQb/R8-Projector-Headlight-38.jpg Now to offe...
by ROVER-25X
Sun May 12, 2019 12:05 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: HubNut & Rover 800 Club
Replies: 7
Views: 196

Re: HubNut & Rover 800 Club

Well if he was just 'looking after it' for them then he should have just parked it up in a dry garage, nobody has forced him to spend his own money on it, i'm sure if the club did a whip round first or if he asked his Supporters/Subs/Viewers/Patrons for funds to fix it then do videos about it then h...
by ROVER-25X
Sat May 11, 2019 11:51 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: R8 PROJECTOR HEADLIGHT PROJECT - (Don't hold your breath)
Replies: 14
Views: 373

Re: R8 PROJECTOR HEADLIGHT PROJECT - (Don't hold your breath)

UPDATE 11/05/19 I have been passing the time at work getting the surround trim prepped for paint, very easy to do, the chrome is VERY thin, a slight rub with 1200 grit almost completely removed it, quick wipe down with a bit of Methylated Spirit and a cloth to remove grease and chrome dust and its ...
by ROVER-25X
Sat May 11, 2019 11:23 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: HubNut & Rover 800 Club
Replies: 7
Views: 196

Re: HubNut & Rover 800 Club

Friendly ? 1234dist is constantly slapping my legs. :scared