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by 961tat
Fri Jun 19, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: H reg Rover 416gsi front subframe wanted
Replies: 17
Views: 758

Re: H reg Rover 416gsi front subframe wanted

These can rust badly... https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48279489987_b13718c2b4_4k.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48279490587_36dc62315a_4k.jpg A handful of new ones are still available through XPart and club members get a 10% discount - https://www.rover200.org.uk/forums/viewtopic.php?...
by 961tat
Fri Jun 19, 2020 7:51 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Replacement Shocks for 416 Tourer K-Series
Replies: 3
Views: 211

Re: Replacement Shocks for 416 Tourer K-Series

New springs and shockers will make a big difference on a car 25 years old plus , i used this guy good old fashioned easy to talk to and doesnt sell rubbish .

https://www.spring-loaded.co.uk
by 961tat
Thu Jun 18, 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: H reg Rover 416gsi front subframe wanted
Replies: 17
Views: 758

Re: H reg Rover 416gsi front subframe wanted

RoverRevival wrote:
Thu Jun 18, 2020 7:18 pm
It’s k series vs d16 as the mounts are in different locations
Chassis mounts ?
by 961tat
Thu Jun 18, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: H reg Rover 416gsi front subframe wanted
Replies: 17
Views: 758

Re: H reg Rover 416gsi front subframe wanted

Got cabby front subframe in lancaster thought 400 and 200 were the same ? Can up load picture .
by 961tat
Tue Jun 16, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: R8 electric window faults
Replies: 13
Views: 521

Re: R8 electric window faults

Iv owned loads of different R8 rovers over the years and always found them to way exceed most people's idea of reliability in all aspects, but my coupe turbo electric windows have always been a bit suspect, currently my passenger side window is stuck in the down position, lucky it's under a cover. ...
by 961tat
Thu Jun 11, 2020 7:18 am
Forum: Announcements and Information
Topic: New magazine adverts launched
Replies: 9
Views: 453

Re: New magazine adverts launched

Enjoyed that blast from the past cheers .
How time as progress , cuting edge then switching stations and turning up the volume with out taking your hands of the steering and now you can take your hand of the steering wheel and it parks its self :laughing2
by 961tat
Wed Jun 10, 2020 7:29 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: The 214 SEi returns......and joins the 618is
Replies: 8
Views: 342

Re: The 214 SEi returns......and joins the 618is

600 the best car rover ever made in my opinion, did many company miles in one of them 2.0 diesel and never miss a beat :clapping a estate was all that was missing 🤔
by 961tat
Wed Jun 10, 2020 7:25 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: R8 HEADLIGHT LENS
Replies: 5
Views: 275

Re: R8 HEADLIGHT LENS

On the plus side, you can save your detached-lens headlamps for ongoing Morette/LED DRL/Angel Eye/HID experiments and find or buy a pair that doesn't have detached lenses... Thank you just the orignal candles will be good for me , i have got brand new ones never been on a car thats why i was taking...
by 961tat
Tue Jun 09, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: R8 HEADLIGHT LENS
Replies: 5
Views: 275

Re: R8 HEADLIGHT LENS

Same here took it out and carried to the house bosh :scared aleast you can polished the inside chrome :laughing2 , took a lens out of one with broken plastic put it in the over at 140c glass came out easy , any one know what use to reseat one , would have to be grey mastic to look like the orignal ?
by 961tat
Tue Jun 09, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: R8 HEADLIGHT LENS
Replies: 5
Views: 275

R8 HEADLIGHT LENS

Hello as anyone else had a headlight lens come unstuck ? I know the weather has been very warm but i suppose with age the glue/sealer as hardened and loss its grip .
by 961tat
Tue Jun 09, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Did pre L-reg R8 are ready IR alarm
Replies: 13
Views: 561

Re: Did pre L-reg R8 are ready IR alarm

1234dist wrote:
Tue Jun 09, 2020 5:19 pm
Just replace your door switches :wink3
Replace all door switches cleaned connections on boot lock, interior light and still evey now and again alarm blows and usually at the end of the day one foot in bed 🤣 if you lock with key no issue ever 1994 214 cabby .
by 961tat
Mon Jun 08, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New to rover
Replies: 13
Views: 533

Re: New to rover

Welcome :) The clock can be repaired link below https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/FREELANDER-ROVER-CLOCK-DISPLAY-LCD-PIXEL-REPAIR-8-PIN-4-PIN-TRAFFIC-MASTER/262806736824?hash=item3d30808fb8:g:m-oAAOSwVvlantLN I live just outside garstang and there a good meet for all classic and vintage cars at farm yard a...
by 961tat
Sun Jun 07, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Cabrio boot locked
Replies: 7
Views: 314

Re: Cabrio boot locked

961tat... That's naughty detailing forcefull car entry :laughing2 If you do use this method you'll find it easier to turn the screwdriver if you've welded a 6" piece of bar to it @ 90° :angel Use a screw driver with a square shaft and a adjustment spanner :clapping , got to my caravan once it was -...
by 961tat
Sun Jun 07, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Cabrio boot locked
Replies: 7
Views: 314

Re: Cabrio boot locked

Another way is to hammer a large flat bladed screw driver into the boot lock barrel and turn the screw driver to open the boot , you will need a new barrel but if the keys dont work you need one anyway and i can help you with a new lock set .
by 961tat
Tue Jun 02, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Brakes & Suspension
Replies: 8
Views: 1105

Re: Brakes & Suspension

I used killen springs from spring loaded for my cabby . Coilovers ok for track in my opinion.
This is one guy who is up to speed and very helpful , was about 3 years ago and no issues , this car get used and abuse a lot , it was build to go not to be pampered . TEL: 01409 211663 / 07761700770