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    door glass channel

    Hi Karl. Give me a ph on5 I am in Auckland. John.
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    Rear brakes

    Hi Mark. Again thank you for your help, I have been in touch with Pierre (Voking2000) and have ordered the parts and when they arrive I will be able to get a full pedal again. John
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    Rear brakes

    Hi. Thanks for that but how do I find my PM ? I s it by email it might have changed, it is now I could find the item on ebay probably because of my computor ineptitude. John.
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    Rear brakes

    THANK YOU SO MUCH, I AM VERY GRATEFULL , Now all I have to do is find out how to buy from eBay. Thanks
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    Rear brakes

    Hi grey Rover here. I am in need of a piston cup assy part number GI 64327649 to suit the rear brake caliper on my P6, I am in New Zealand. Any help appreciated. John.
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    Rear brakes

    Hi Grey Rover here. I am in need of an adjuster on the rear P6 caliper, does anyone have a spare available? I am in New Zealand, the part number is GI64327649 it is called piston cup assy. Thanks in advance John.
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    The Misunderstood 'K'

    Hi agreed a most informative read, enjoyed it as I have a 45 year 2000, bought with 80.000 ks on the clock to be my every day car, it had a noisy trans bearing which has been replaced with a second hand unit (bit of a story there). Also I have done a head job on it very carefully along with a...
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    Broken Pinion Shaft (Not my Rover)

    Hi. Grey Rover was facing uphill at the traffic lights in the city, when the clutch was let out instead of moving forward we rolled backwards and there was a rattling sound, luckily no one behind, so Rover went home on the back of a truck. On examination the shaft appeared to have a...
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    Cooler engine bay.....?

    Hi. I fitted a electric fan with the idea that Rover would be a little quieter and more economical but found that the temp was either hot or cool and used eight amps when on, so occasional flat battery, so back on went the mechanical fan and I raised the cut in temp of the electric fan so that...
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    your Top 5 classic Rover piccies

    Adventure drive in the South Island New Zealand.
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    Hi and thanks. Attached is a pic of Grey Rover . The generator is a C42 and was run up (momentarly) to 40 amps and the regulator is a RB340 which is what i suspect is wrong. so I will take it to my favourite auto sparky as soon as he is back I can use it during the day ok. Cheers.
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    Would you believe it? Christmas and Rovers dynamo (what I call a generator) stops working indicated by a brightly glowing ignition light, well I fitted a supposedly rebuilt genny which failed to produce enough volts 11v at idle 13v on the motorway 11v at night. I am assuming the regulator needs...
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    Modern vs Classic Tyres

    I had a set of Toyo tyres on Rover and they were nice initially but two de laminated, then I couldn't find any 14 165 80 so fitted two 165 70 wondered if I was doing the right thing, anyway he drives O K although the motor will be reving a little more as I figure that the circumference is about...
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    Hi every one. I don't remember posting a pic of Grey Rover so here is Rover. He replaces White Rover who had a sudden meeting with a Mercedes on the motorway, Grey Rover had only 80,000 odd miles up, no rust but a noisy engine (sc) and gearbox, but now has a 22.000 tc engine and gearbox which I...