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by 961tat
Tue Sep 17, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Petrol neck filler
Replies: 4
Views: 275

Petrol neck filler

In the picture below and on many a petrol filler neck I have resurrected the early ones are far better plated and last longer which is I think very bizarre .

The top one in the picture is a 2005 45 And the bottom one 1997 400 .

https://ibb.co/Hq1kdZv
by 961tat
Fri Sep 13, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Bodywork & Detailing
Topic: Re: New roof
Replies: 10
Views: 1595

Re: New roof

Take lots of pictures :clapping
by 961tat
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: Bodywork & Detailing
Topic: Re: New roof
Replies: 10
Views: 1595

Re: New roof

If you take your old one off that will give you a good idea of what's involved, then you can decide who's doing it .
by 961tat
Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: R8 "The Graduate" re-run September 14/15th 2019
Replies: 41
Views: 2287

Re: R8 "The Graduate" re-run September 14/15th 2019

Well would love to John , its a 1hour and half from ullswater to leyburn , but I don't finished racing until 3 so 4.30 is the earliest I can get there .
by 961tat
Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Rover 400 Clutch
Replies: 3
Views: 286

Re: Rover 400 Clutch

200mm will fit on your car with no issues :D
by 961tat
Mon Sep 09, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Radio codes
Replies: 3
Views: 252

Re: Radio codes

Cheers any way :D
by 961tat
Mon Sep 09, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Radio codes
Replies: 3
Views: 252

Radio codes

Were the best place to get a radio code for R770 ? Got my six track cd player and working clock now so want to put it all in but no code for radio .
by 961tat
Tue Sep 03, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Cabriolet front shocks
Replies: 4
Views: 243

Re: Cabriolet front shocks

Yes got them on mind too , with Killen springs and 25mm roll bar a lot better , strut brace next job .
by 961tat
Mon Aug 12, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Door handle for front left door exterior 216i Cabrio needed
Replies: 3
Views: 232

Re: Door handle for front left door exterior 216i Cabrio needed

If you have no luck with the rod and clip I have a one , pm me if you want .
by 961tat
Fri Jul 26, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: steering rack bushes?
Replies: 22
Views: 712

Re: steering rack bushes?

Thought it would a long job , are all r8 steering racks the same or does the tomcat have a different type , a recon would be best why forward surely . Or a know second one .
by 961tat
Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: steering rack bushes?
Replies: 22
Views: 712

Re: steering rack bushes?

Will the 25 rack fit without a lot of work ? , I remember a article in project cars , track r8 214 car and as below copyed "Also finally got the steering column panel from a scrap ZR so i can drill out the spot welds and fit the mounting bracket to the R8 so can use the ZR steering rack and front su...
by 961tat
Wed Jul 24, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: R8 feature in Retro Car Sept/Oct '19
Replies: 4
Views: 2163

Re: R8 feature in Retro Car Sept/Oct '19

We have a 05 x type estate and I've welded new sills on 3 years ago , there is a middle section that rusts out , it's build in in the design in my opinion , other wise a good car .
by 961tat
Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: Vinny's Rover 220 GSi Turbo Diary - New years eve 2019 - Gearbox issues
Replies: 36
Views: 2939

Re: Vinny's Rover 220 GSi Turbo Diary - MOT pass!!!!!!!

When done , told you bearing would pass , just need to keep a eye on them now and replace with a set from , DMGRS had no issues with them ones , still got one to do myself , the good news is the play as not increased.

Happy motoring :clapping
by 961tat
Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Rover 418SD Engine Running On
Replies: 6
Views: 328

Re: Rover 418SD Engine Running On

Had this problem years ago and got the solenoid from Peugeot at the 3rd of the cost from rover :wink3
by 961tat
Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Who in the Club owns a Car Transport Trailer ?
Replies: 5
Views: 2444

Re: Who in the Club owns a Car Transport Trailer ?

Get mind from barlow trailers preston £50 for the day . Did have my own but at that price not worth have one for the time I use it .

https://ibb.co/xHw2FQf