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by 961tat
Fri May 17, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Potential Head Problem
Replies: 29
Views: 1392

Re: Potential Head Problem

Had the Rover nearly three weeks. Felt it a good idea to get a full service done which is when this was pointed out. The Service History is sketchy and there was supposedly a recent service that is not in the history but no way to verify that. The oil is clean though. I do think it is worth getting...
by 961tat
Thu May 16, 2019 11:49 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Potential Head Problem
Replies: 29
Views: 1392

Re: Potential Head Problem

If its running ok leave it , how long have you had the car ? That oil could be left from last time head gasket was done .
Flush the coolant system and put fresh in first , before you go spending money on something that may not be a issue .
by 961tat
Wed May 15, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Potential Head Problem
Replies: 29
Views: 1392

Re: Potential Head Problem

Is the car running ok with no issues ?
by 961tat
Sat Apr 20, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Rover 216 Coupe XW springs
Replies: 12
Views: 1394

Re: Rover 216 Coupe XW springs

https://www.spring-loaded.co.uk

Very helpful , got a set of killen last year for cabby 25 mm lower and good ride .
by 961tat
Mon Apr 01, 2019 1:31 am
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery 22-24 March 2019
Replies: 53
Views: 4019

Re: Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery 22-24 March 2019

Cheers they were very helpful , once you got past the health and safety rep :headbanging what could possibly go wrong :clapping :clapping
by 961tat
Fri Mar 29, 2019 7:12 am
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery 22-24 March 2019
Replies: 53
Views: 4019

Re: Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery 22-24 March 2019

I would like to thank the guys on the stand of baileigh industrial for letting me use the press to straighten our rear bush tool which got bent . https://www.baileighindustrial.co.uk . With out the use of there press thing would have been very difficult, they would like a thank you on there Twitter ...
by 961tat
Thu Mar 21, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery 22-24 March 2019
Replies: 53
Views: 4019

Re: Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery 22-24 March 2019

What happened to the old rear bumper of the blue cabby ? have a use for it here .
by 961tat
Sat Mar 16, 2019 7:29 am
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: 2019 Restoration Show Centrepiece Charity Cabriolet
Replies: 82
Views: 4684

Re: 2019 Restoration Show Centrepiece Charity Cabriolet

Please post , do you need anything for the car ? If I have one spare that is .
by 961tat
Fri Mar 15, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: 2019 Restoration Show Centrepiece Charity Cabriolet
Replies: 82
Views: 4684

Re: 2019 Restoration Show Centrepiece Charity Cabriolet

If still ok will come down Friday and maybe Saturday, what do I need to do please ?
by 961tat
Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: 2019 Restoration Show Centrepiece Charity Cabriolet
Replies: 82
Views: 4684

Re: 2019 Restoration Show Centrepiece Charity Cabriolet

Thank you will let you know what the plan is .
by 961tat
Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:14 am
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: The Coupe and Cabriolet Boot Loom Grommet Dilema | Other brand alternatives ?
Replies: 3
Views: 408

Re: The Coupe and Cabriolet Boot Loom Grommet Dilema | Other brand alternatives ?

Model done :clapping :clapping , so now the hard bit getting it printed.

Have you not even got both ends ? Glue rubber tube between them or heatshink .
by 961tat
Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: 2019 Restoration Show Centrepiece Charity Cabriolet
Replies: 82
Views: 4684

Re: 2019 Restoration Show Centrepiece Charity Cabriolet

If I came down in campervan could I stay there ? What is everybody else plan if they are doing all weekend .

Kind regards

Chris
by 961tat
Thu Mar 14, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: 2019 Restoration Show Centrepiece Charity Cabriolet
Replies: 82
Views: 4684

Re: 2019 Restoration Show Centrepiece Charity Cabriolet

What time Friday john if I can make it ?
by 961tat
Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: The Coupe and Cabriolet Boot Loom Grommet Dilema | Other brand alternatives ?
Replies: 3
Views: 408

Re: The Coupe and Cabriolet Boot Loom Grommet Dilema | Other brand alternatives ?

The end that fits into the aperture in boot lid and body is 22mm x 41mm that the measurement of the rubber , the rubber ends are 20 deg to each other and not 90deg opposed as in some of you pictures , bad design really they all ways get trap in the lid , perhaps a trip to the breaker and look what o...
by 961tat
Thu Mar 14, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: 'Brian' The 25 - Repairs & Update
Replies: 26
Views: 2744

Re: 'Brian' The 25 - Repairs & Update

I use elring Curil K2 , as long as it anaerobic and the surfaces at burr free and clean ( brake cleaner )no issues I've seen mastic in there before now :scared all that work to save penny's :headbanging And don't put loads on just a smear in the right places look in the Haynes manual it tells you we...