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by alber
Fri May 08, 2020 2:19 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Rover Revivals Revival
Replies: 252
Views: 39302

Re: Rover Revivals Revival

well its officially in the building along with a multitude of cables and discs. Now all i need is a degree in T4 on how to put it all together and make it work. https://scontent.flhr4-2.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/95835017_156637752496427_1172837624440684544_n.jpg?_nc_cat=100&_nc_sid=110474&_nc_ohc=wRQF...
by alber
Thu Dec 12, 2013 10:26 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Diagnostic Tester
Replies: 12
Views: 7603

Re: Diagnostic Tester

The small black connector should be connected to 12v battery. The OE Microcheck and Testbook connectors have to be connected to 12V. Maybe your XW has the IR Fob? This is the OE connector: Yeah, of course my XW (R8) has the Infra Red fob. Are there XW rovers with Radio frequency fob? I didnt know i...
by alber
Thu Dec 12, 2013 12:45 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Diagnostic Tester
Replies: 12
Views: 7603

Re: Diagnostic Tester

I'm afraid the rover isn't OBD compliant so you'll need proper test equipment to interrogate the ECU (testbook). Well.. I found this on internet.. I dont know whats the function of the small black connector or where should it be connected but I think it is not very important. http://www.obdcable.hk...
by alber
Thu Dec 12, 2013 12:31 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Diagnostic Tester
Replies: 12
Views: 7603

Re: Diagnostic Tester

Tritium wrote:The green one is used to diagnose the burgler alarm / security system, e.g. to code a new fob (3TXA) to the vehicle.
My car is a 214 SLi with alarm and fob but it just has one connector :S
by alber
Thu Dec 12, 2013 12:30 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Diagnostic Tester
Replies: 12
Views: 7603

Re: Diagnostic Tester

richard moss wrote:On Honda engined cars the ECU can be interrogated by looking at the codes being flashed on the ECU.
Thats interesting
Do Honda ECUs have screen or something??... How can you look the codes?
by alber
Tue Dec 10, 2013 3:59 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Diagnostic Tester
Replies: 12
Views: 7603

Re: Diagnostic Tester

By the way, how many connectors does your rover have?? I think mine just have one... but i found on internet this picture where it has two.. and it said... "The green is the diagnosis socket and the white is the diagnostic connector for the MEMS engine management unit" :S I thought diangosis socket ...
by alber
Tue Dec 10, 2013 3:53 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Diagnostic Tester
Replies: 12
Views: 7603

Diagnostic Tester

Hello everybody :) I was wondering if some of you use a tester or a diagnostic equipment to check your rovers r8 errors and warnings. Id like to get one but the (3-pin) round connector doesnt fix in the usual multibrand OBDII diagnostic testers. What have you done to solve this problem?? Do you use ...
by alber
Mon Nov 18, 2013 1:29 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Thermistor, Ntc, fan sensor
Replies: 2
Views: 800

Re: Thermistor, Ntc, fan sensor

OK, thanks a lot for your info :D I was going to do that but I was afraid to break something... like some thread, thanks. Yeah, I suppose that some coolant will leak. The only problem is that I don’t have the new sensor yet :bored I was going to buy one but I could not see any mark or anything writt...
by alber
Thu Nov 14, 2013 4:37 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Thermistor, Ntc, fan sensor
Replies: 2
Views: 800

Thermistor, Ntc, fan sensor

Hello.. does anybody know how to dissasemble this fan sensor?? It is the low temperature switch (98ºC) of my Rover 214 Sli... It doesnt work properly and Id like to change it, but I dont really know how to do it due to its round... http://i42.tinypic.com/xm4z2o.jpg The only thing I could get was to ...
by alber
Fri Aug 30, 2013 5:00 am
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Rover 200 R8 INTRODUCTION
Replies: 0
Views: 588

Rover 200 R8 INTRODUCTION

Looking for rover videos on youtube I found this one, pretty cool in my opinion.

Hope you like it :)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P-P2qZalKmo
by alber
Thu Oct 14, 2010 1:42 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: My lovely Rover, from Spain
Replies: 16
Views: 2743

Re: My lovely Rover, from Spain

:) Hi,Alberto "still" trying to sort my photo's out, our car now has a mileage of 42,000 mile's verified mileage,full history..stamped ROVER service,one local owner untill i brought it! in V.G.C ,won best "HATCH" at 21st Birthday club show :clapping ........we, love the car,named her "ROSIE" :angel...
by alber
Tue Oct 12, 2010 3:31 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: My lovely Rover, from Spain
Replies: 16
Views: 2743

Re: My lovely Rover, from Spain

Hi Alberto,very nice car :clapping i own a really nice low mileage 41,000miles 1993 pre:Rover grille{no grille}one owner car up to 2010 last owner retired from driving,i'am second owner :D hope to get photos on gallery soon?... :cool PHIL ohh thanks so much man :) im looking forward to seeing your ...
by alber
Sat Sep 25, 2010 7:03 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: My Rover Cabriolet
Replies: 5
Views: 1647

Re: My Rover Cabriolet

wonderful :)
by alber
Sat Sep 25, 2010 7:02 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: ROVER 214SLI "Have You Got"?
Replies: 2
Views: 1010

Re: ROVER 214SLI "Have You Got"?

i have a photos of a rover 214 SLi, but its not yours.. its mine :laughing2 :laughing2
You can find them in The Gallery...

Im kidding :*laughs*
by alber
Wed Sep 01, 2010 7:57 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: My Rover 214 SEi
Replies: 23
Views: 7421

Re: My Rover 214 SEi

It looks so great in black!!!

I really envy you, :D i wish had that pretty car.... well, id like the 3 door :angel