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by RoverRevival
Thu Oct 22, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Rover Revivals Revival
Replies: 234
Views: 28418

Re: Rover Revivals Revival

Well, it been a hell of a week but things have finally progressed to the point where we are Secure, clean and everyone in their place ready. Only tools and workbenches left to be moved over which will be sorted by the weekend. But this is how we currently look. https://scontent.flhr4-2.fna.fbcdn.net...
by RoverRevival
Thu Oct 22, 2020 7:22 am
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Chassis Numbers
Replies: 9
Views: 166

Re: Chassis Numbers

montegoman wrote:
Thu Oct 22, 2020 6:42 am
It will tell you where it was built, body style, model year, model type, engine type and gearbox type. What it doesn't tell you is the date it was built. If you send me the VIN I can decipher it for you.
Pauls

SAXXWMWHBBD245006
by RoverRevival
Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: 30 years of R8 on August 1st 2020
Replies: 14
Views: 835

Re: 30 years of R8 on August 1st 2020

henryiett wrote:
Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:51 pm
Like I have a g reg r8 214 so thats must be quite a early one, that spent most of its life on my drive after my mum husband who owned it died, like it hasn't moved since 1999
We could get that back to its former glory if you would like Henryiett?
by RoverRevival
Mon Oct 19, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 1
Views: 79

Re: Newbie

No not is scrap value unfortunately but for the sake of £30-50 for an mot depending on where in the country, it gives peace of mind this people are willing to dig deeper in the pockets.
by RoverRevival
Sat Oct 17, 2020 8:28 am
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: 216 GTi DOHC in Hertfordshire getting...slowly...better
Replies: 4
Views: 100

Re: 216 GTi DOHC in Hertfordshire getting...slowly...better

History is only needing when selling.

Make your own history file.
by RoverRevival
Thu Oct 15, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: Bodywork & Detailing
Topic: Paintless Dent Repairs (PDR) Excellent result!
Replies: 4
Views: 350

Re: Paintless Dent Repairs (PDR) Excellent result!

I agree with the above comment, it is definitely a dark art of the dent whisperers.
by RoverRevival
Wed Oct 14, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Timing belt on 216 gsi 1991
Replies: 4
Views: 134

Re: Timing belt on 216 gsi 1991

When in doubt, swap it out.
by RoverRevival
Wed Oct 14, 2020 7:46 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Remote fob was it an option?
Replies: 9
Views: 205

Re: Remote fob was it an option?

If you are ever up this way we can program your fob for you.
by RoverRevival
Tue Oct 13, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: Bubble turbo
Replies: 27
Views: 327

Re: Bubble turbo

Update, stainless coolant pipes have a group buy on Rcoc pending.
by RoverRevival
Tue Oct 13, 2020 7:02 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Remote fob was it an option?
Replies: 9
Views: 205

Re: Remote fob was it an option?

Infrared fobs can’t be programmed.
But occasionally rimmers have the alarm systems in stock.
by RoverRevival
Mon Oct 12, 2020 6:38 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Rover madness- now have 3 R8’s!
Replies: 3
Views: 92

Re: Rover madness- now have 3 R8’s!

Your not mad until you pass the 50 mark and there are more than one member who is in that ball park.
by RoverRevival
Sun Oct 11, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Any one fancy a photoshoot of their car?
Replies: 17
Views: 2586

Re: Any one fancy a photoshoot of their car?

We have loads of vasaline, we can sort a nice pic of the dust caps.
by RoverRevival
Sun Oct 11, 2020 7:05 am
Forum: Bodywork & Detailing
Topic: Paint name/code for 1990 216 GTi - Quicksilver/Platinum ?
Replies: 4
Views: 284

Re: Paint name/code for 1990 216 GTi - Quicksilver/Platinum ?

Passenger b pillar there is a metal tab on it that has the paint and trim codes.

Then check it against this list:

https://www.mg-rover.org/threads/rover- ... st.289950/