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  1. taffyjenks

    Power spark distributor with electroninic ignition

    I too was apprehensive will all of the information available but mine was fitted with the original non ballast coil and seems to work fine .The timing was adjusted by ear and seems to be fine.Not given it a good run because of the weather but looking forward to testing it properly.Thanks for the...
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    Power spark distributor with electroninic ignition

    Sorry fat fingers.After parting with a load of cash it was further diagnosed with a worn distributor hence my purchase.Hopefully this will sort it so I can use it regularly. Regards Tony.
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    Power spark distributor with electroninic ignition

    Thankyou for your reply.Due to the running problems I was having everything has been replaced including a complete refurb of my HS8 carbs.After parting with a
  4. taffyjenks

    Power spark distributor with electroninic ignition

    Posted previously in the wrong forum. 11 minutes ago #1 Hi everyone.I have purchased one of these distributors to attempt to sort out a backfire which has been diagnosed as a faulty distributor on my Series one 2000tc.Does anyone have one of these fitted to their car?.Are they easy to fit as I...
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    HS 8 SU Carbs refurb.

    Thanks everyone.Carburettors now refurbished and refitted.Much better than it was but still has slight backfire.Diagnosed as faulty distributor.Have just got a new distributor with electronic ignition from Simon BBC.Fingers crossed this will sort it.
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    HS 8 SU Carbs refurb.

    Thanks very much John.Appreciate that.Dont really know what was wrong but I think I will have to get some assistance with the required parts when the mechanic removes the carbs. Thanks again Tony.
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    HS 8 SU Carbs refurb.

    Hi I am looking for some help and advice.I have a1968 Rover 2000 tc which has twin HS 8 carburettors.Due to running problems I recently got someone out to have a look at them and the diagnosis was that the front carburettor would not adjust at all.He balanced them as well as he could and the car...
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    Overfuelling problem.

    Cheers.Much appreciated.
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    Overfuelling problem.

    Thanks very much just the job.
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    Overfuelling problem.

    Hi everyone.I have got a 1968 Rover 2000tc which is running rough and has a bad overfuelling problem in one of the carbs which I believe are HS 8.A fellow p6 er Bill Matthews kindly offered his assistance in the matter and having taken the pots off quickly identified the problem as an imbalance...
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    Exhaust front pipe wanted

    Hi does anyone have for sale an exhaust front pipe for a series one 2000tc.The one that joins the manifold to the first silencer. Thanks Tony.
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    Front brake hose replacement. 2000

    Cheers Tony
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    Front brake hose replacement. 2000

    Hi folks.I recently had a problem with my front brakes where one calliper was operating slightly before the other.I took it into a local garage which diagnosed the fault as a sticking calliper and suggested I had it repaired with a kit which I did.When I picked the vehicle up the brakes were no...
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    Ignition coil type.

    I will be buying a new one so thanks for the reply.Had a misfire on the car and when I checked the coil it was chipped around the top and looks quite old so I think a new one would solve the problem. Regards Tony.
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    Ignition coil type.

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    Ignition coil type.

    Hi folks.Can anyone tell me what type of ignition coil is fitted to a 1968 Rover 2000tc with points and condenser? A part number would be very helpful.Is it ballast or non ballast? Regards Tony.
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    Advice required.

    All sorted now.Thanks for all the help.Actually found a mechanic who removed the manifold.Located the cracks and welded them up.Now sounds sweet. He said he thoroughly enjoyed working on the car although his heart was in his mouth in case he snapped anything .
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    Rover 2000 TC (1971) Exhaust manifold.

    Thank you.Trying to pin down the mechanic to come and remove the old one and check it.Be in touch as soon as he turns up. Tony.
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    Rover 2000 TC (1971) Exhaust manifold.

    Thanks Harvey much appreciated.Are these a rare commodity in the parts world?
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    Rover 2000 TC (1971) Exhaust manifold.

    Hi Is this item still for sale?Getting my manifold removed next week and asking because if it is found to be beyond repair I may be interested.Mine is a 1968 TC so I am hoping it is the same one. Regards Tony.
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    Advice required.

    Cheers Pat.Got some from Wins.
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    Advice required.

    Thank you very much.All help useful and appreciated. Regards Tony
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    Advice required.

    Brilliant post Demitris.Just what I needed and I will take on board your advice re the heater hoses.The starter motor has just been reconditioned. Thanks again Tony
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    Advice required.

    Hi, I have a 1968 series one 2000tc and the exhaust manifold is blowing in as couple of places.In order to repair it it has to be removed and I need some advice on what gaskets,studs etc I will need to to get before it goes back on.Can anyone help please? Regards Tony Jenkins.
  25. taffyjenks

    Hello - I'm a new P6 owner!

    Lovely looking car.I hope you enjoy it.There are a few of us owners in the Northwest but we are members of the Rover p6 club which is another group.They have a meet on the second Friday of every month in Stockport. Have a look at the website Regard Tony Jenkins.
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