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    76 Rover P6 3500 project

    Thanks "harveyp6" - you were right. Eventually managed to prise off the housing & nut but will have to search for a suitable puller to get wheel off column - knocking not working.
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    76 Rover P6 3500 project

    Suspension knock sorted (loose wheel nuts on 1 wheel) I want to fit a second hand indicator switch & followed WM & removed rover logo from centre of steering wheel & then could not go any further as the photo 6124 shows there is no nut to undo & I can't cheat by undoing 4 screws holding switch...
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    A Guide To Front Spring Removal And Refitment

    Thanks - its so obvious once I saw the explanation - my brain was definitely switched off.
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    A Guide To Front Spring Removal And Refitment

    Excuse my ignorance but could you explain what FWA stands for.
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    76 Rover P6 3500 project

    Thanks - still a bit of tidying up to do & to find the cause of a knock underneath / suspension? (sounds as though something rotating & catching/hitting at one point). Knock came after about 1km of short drives around housing complex & doing tight circle turns. No obvious signs of...
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    76 Rover P6 3500 project

    Here is a update on my project progress to date. Engine freed up by soaking cylinders with diesel for a couple of days / carbs overhauled & linkages restored / fuel system cleaned out / engine started & now idles ok / cooling water hoses renewed & heater refitted . Windscreen wiper motor was...
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    76 Rover P6 3500 project

    My drivers side door opened & closed ok when I first got the car but now it will only open 25mm when the handle button is operated from the outside & same when trying to open from the inside. The only thing done to the door so far was trying to wind up / down the window & then the door opening...
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    76 Rover P6 3500 project

    Thanks for the info but as I live in Western Australia have found a source a little closer in Adelaide (South Australia). Thanks again
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    76 Rover P6 3500 project

    My choice of cable instead of linkage obviously got people's notice. Photos attached to show space for missing parts - I particularly need parts numbered 35 / 36 / 16 / 17 / 18 /19 / 40 / 41 / 42 . Any advice / help would be appreciated. Thanks
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    76 Rover P6 3500 project

    Just acquired the car which is part way through refurbishment to get back on road - main thing left to complete is getting the engine electrics / fuel system & air cond. I seem to be missing parts from the end of the accelerator cable to how it is attaches to the carb. Can anyone help with parts...
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