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by carfixmobile
Sun Mar 29, 2020 3:07 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Head lining
Replies: 10
Views: 1543

Re: Head lining

I am having a go myself. Taking the headlining out was a relatively simple job (5 door hatch makes it easier). As been mentioned above the foam under the headlining has turned to an orange "dust". Scraping it off the headlining shell is messy. I have made contact with a company called " Woolies ". T...
by carfixmobile
Tue Mar 24, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: H plate Rover 216Gti - Leak in footwell
Replies: 11
Views: 572

Re: H plate Rover 216Gti - Leak in footwell

Interesting reading. I have recently bought a 216Gsi and noticed that the drivers side carpets were damp. When inspecting the car the electric sunroof was not working and the "emergency" manual winding handle was missing. As a result the sunroof drains could not be checked. On the first wet day in m...
by carfixmobile
Sat Mar 07, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 2
Views: 696

Hello

I have recently re-joined the ranks of Rover 200 (R8) owners with a purchase of a rather "tatty" 1990 Rover 216Gsi 5 door hatchback with 80K on the clock. In the past I have had two Rover 216Gsi but they were sold on as part exchanges for "newer" Rover 400 (bubble shape). I still regret doing that!!...