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Re: Rover Revivals Revival

#91 Post by ROVER-25X » Mon Apr 22, 2019 11:20 am

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Re: Rover Revivals Revival

#92 Post by 1234dist » Fri May 10, 2019 12:00 pm

The first customer, done!

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Re: Rover Revivals Revival

#93 Post by ROVER-25X » Sat May 11, 2019 11:18 pm

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Re: Rover Revivals Revival

#94 Post by 1234dist » Thu May 16, 2019 10:32 pm

Second car now in for a lovely hg swap. 98k miles, still on it’s original gasket which out lived the clutch!!!!

Only being done as part of a full service of gaskets, thermostat, water pump and belts.

Third car already booked in as this was only started today and should be done for Sunday.

Not bad for a part timer.
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Re: Rover Revivals Revival

#95 Post by 1234dist » Mon Jun 10, 2019 3:13 pm

Look who's paid us a visit :clapping

Dragged, kicking and screaming from its sleeping hole at home.
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When I finally got it to start (it was reluctant due to bad batteries), I thought, stuff it and just drove it to the unit instead of towing it.
This was a mistake, bad fuel, bad brakes, bad exhaust all added up to an interesting 1m drive but, it's here so all of the above can now be sorted.
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Work hopefully begins tomorrow with the strip down.
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Re: Rover Revivals Revival

#96 Post by ROVER-25X » Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:22 pm

Still whistling like a kettle ? :laughing2
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Re: Rover Revivals Revival

#97 Post by 1234dist » Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:39 am

It drove from the house to the unit.....nuff said :cool
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Re: Rover Revivals Revival

#98 Post by 1234dist » Tue Jun 18, 2019 8:01 pm

A familiar face popped into RR for some service work and a nip/tuck starting with an MOT on Thursday.

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Re: Rover Revivals Revival

#99 Post by GTiJohn » Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:06 pm

In for a well deserved spruce up - new bushes, engine mounts, rear dampers - and a bit of rust removal - sills, filler neck - so it's ready for another 25 years :clapping

It'll be back for the 30th anniversary bash at Gaydon, won't it Craig?! :wink3
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Re: Rover Revivals Revival

#100 Post by 1234dist » Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:36 pm

:tumbleweed
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Re: Rover Revivals Revival

#101 Post by ROVER-25X » Sun Jun 23, 2019 11:02 pm

Oohhfff, not in that colour, be another 8 weeks. :laughing2
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Re: Rover Revivals Revival

#102 Post by 1234dist » Mon Jun 24, 2019 9:03 am

I’ll have you know a good proposition of the work is already done.
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218 VVC Cabriolet R220OVR
220 GTI M-series J777RAL
75 2.0 CDT P80CJM
620 SLI P267LOM HONDA
420 GSI Turbo L191CVP

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