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by RoverRevival
Thu Jul 02, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: Rare 1990 G reg Rover 214si R8 5 Door Henley Blue
Replies: 43
Views: 405

Re: Rare 1990 G reg Rover 214si R8 5 Door Henley Blue

It’s not always as expensive as people think to do a restoration job on these cars.

Get me some decent pics of the worst bits and I can give you a rough idea on prices.
by RoverRevival
Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:49 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi everyone
Replies: 6
Views: 169

Re: Hi everyone

Sorry, did someone ask for a gratuitous advertising plug?

:mouthshut

Www.roverrevival.co.uk

http://www.rover200.org.uk/forums/viewt ... it=Revival
by RoverRevival
Fri Jun 26, 2020 12:12 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: 216 Cabriolet Rear Suspension trailing arm
Replies: 11
Views: 166

Re: 216 Cabriolet Rear Suspension trailing arm

weight saving and polybush is the pro....cheapy ebay ones need the bushes throwing away.

Also been told no good for track/fast road as they do snap :scared
by RoverRevival
Fri Jun 26, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Oil sump
Replies: 4
Views: 136

Re: Oil sump

no sealant but torque it to the correct tolerances can't remember if 8 o 10nm
by RoverRevival
Fri Jun 26, 2020 7:20 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: 216 Cabriolet Rear Suspension trailing arm
Replies: 11
Views: 166

Re: 216 Cabriolet Rear Suspension trailing arm

Bottom one is actually my cabrio and isn’t the cheap tat you can get on eBay, they are genuine skunk2 arms purchased from a group buy.
by RoverRevival
Thu Jun 25, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Just joined...
Replies: 1
Views: 44

Re: Just joined...

:welcome

Where are you located?
by RoverRevival
Wed Jun 24, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: 216 Cabriolet Rear Suspension trailing arm
Replies: 11
Views: 166

Re: 216 Cabriolet Rear Suspension trailing arm

I’ve done both of your options before without issue.
by RoverRevival
Wed Jun 24, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New to rover
Replies: 13
Views: 307

Re: New to rover

Agreed, but plan a few hours.
by RoverRevival
Wed Jun 24, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: The Wife Will Go Mad
Replies: 17
Views: 683

Re: The Wife Will Go Mad

I’ve just paid my renewal so we should be able to afford it now...*laughs*
by RoverRevival
Tue Jun 23, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New to rover
Replies: 13
Views: 307

Re: New to rover

Rimmerbros has them on the shelf but it’s a pig of a job to swap.
by RoverRevival
Tue Jun 23, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: The Wife Will Go Mad
Replies: 17
Views: 683

Re: The Wife Will Go Mad

GTiJohn wrote:
Tue Jun 23, 2020 8:17 am
bigmatt1975 wrote:
Tue Jun 23, 2020 12:42 am

You could always hide the 618 in the North East and say It is Howards :D
i suspect an awful lot of this sort of thing goes on :wink3
My unit parking lot says yes....*laughs*
by RoverRevival
Mon Jun 22, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New member (but long time owner)
Replies: 6
Views: 178

Re: New member (but long time owner)

What took you so long to join...*laughs*

:welcome
by RoverRevival
Sun Jun 21, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: The Wife Will Go Mad
Replies: 17
Views: 683

Re: The Wife Will Go Mad

I started with one, I was categorically told to stop at 13.
So I’d say you have plenty of negotiating room yet and as soon as you get rid of that trampoline it’ll be safe to fill that back patio area...*laughs*
by RoverRevival
Sat Jun 20, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: H reg Rover 416gsi front subframe wanted
Replies: 17
Views: 339

Re: H reg Rover 416gsi front subframe wanted

You’re as good as 30yrs old, anything would have been eaten in that timescale without previous preparation like additional powder coating.