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by Vinny1979
Tue Oct 15, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Cut out for fog lights in R8 front bumper
Replies: 7
Views: 358

Re: Cut out for fog lights in R8 front bumper

On the rear of the bumper you will see actual cut lines where the fogs fit. There are 4 screw holes iirc in the crash bar then

Then the wiring and switch
by Vinny1979
Wed Oct 09, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Dailying an R8 or 45
Replies: 23
Views: 402

Re: Dailying an R8 or 45

zs 180 is my mrs daily driver, my 220 r8 sits on the drive gets a monthly drive if that
by Vinny1979
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: R8 "The Graduate" re-run September 14/15th 2019
Replies: 41
Views: 1333

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

We have had a very kind offer from Russ Swift to visit him at his home in Leyburn, which is about a 40min additional drive each way from the proposed route - basically driving west from Nortallerton on the return leg of the route down the A19. Tea, a chat and a look at his collection of mementos wi...
by Vinny1979
Wed Sep 11, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Gear sloppyness
Replies: 8
Views: 301

Re: Gear sloppyness

i must get one
by Vinny1979
Wed Sep 11, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: rain water
Replies: 10
Views: 292

Re: rain water

happy days
by Vinny1979
Mon Sep 09, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Steering rack r8 same across the range?
Replies: 4
Views: 239

Re: Steering rack r8 same across the range?

Hi bill

I have a rack in my shed wrapped up still!
Let’s hope it fits or requires minimal work ha
by Vinny1979
Mon Sep 02, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Ebay
Topic: FS: low mileage, low owners Rover 45 diesel
Replies: 2
Views: 196

Re: FS: low mileage, low owners Rover 45 diesel

9 miles from me :)

If anyone wants an honest opinion I dont mind looking
by Vinny1979
Sat Aug 24, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Windscreen Washer Bottle Motors
Replies: 6
Views: 424

Re: Windscreen Washer Bottle Motors

I had to rewire mine as I bought generic motors iirc, this is on the r8 wedge 200.
by Vinny1979
Thu Aug 22, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: My ZS 180 passed MOT today!
Replies: 2
Views: 814

My ZS 180 passed MOT today!

Another pass!

Couldn't believe it, was expecting something to fail.

Not bad these old MG/Rovers :laughing2

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by Vinny1979
Wed Aug 21, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: Ebay
Topic: Brand new Forge dump valves £15!
Replies: 0
Views: 419

Brand new Forge dump valves £15!

by Vinny1979
Tue Aug 20, 2019 2:11 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Steering rack r8 same across the range?
Replies: 4
Views: 239

Re: Steering rack r8 same across the range?

Many thanks

As always :)
by Vinny1979
Mon Aug 19, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Steering rack r8 same across the range?
Replies: 4
Views: 239

Steering rack r8 same across the range?

Do all r8 steering racks fit each other?

Been offered one from a 216 cabriolet

Mine is a 220

Many thanks

Vinny
by Vinny1979
Mon Aug 19, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Windscreen Washer Bottle Motors
Replies: 6
Views: 424

Re: Windscreen Washer Bottle Motors

Inner wing, if you turn the wheel full lock you can remover the couple of screws for the lower part of the arch liner that connects to the lower bumper. Peeling this back you can see the two motors. Hope that makes sense Ps wouldnt bother with the manual. Save yourself £15, unless its an old worksho...