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by chugger
Wed Oct 04, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: 2017 Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show -10th to 12th Nov
Replies: 52
Views: 6330

Re: 2017 Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show -10th to 12th Nov

Looking forward to this. At least I own a couple of R8 this time around

Are they doing club discount codes again?
by chugger
Fri Apr 21, 2017 10:00 pm
Forum: Ebay
Topic: 416 GSi Auto in Birmingham L Reg
Replies: 7
Views: 1005

Re: 416 GSi Auto in Birmingham L Reg

Anyone know what happened to this one? Ad has expired so can't make contact
by chugger
Fri Apr 21, 2017 9:20 pm
Forum: Ebay
Topic: FS: 414Si 16v K reg. 14,800 mi. Flame. £1250 Southend on Sea
Replies: 5
Views: 915

Re: FS: 414Si 16v K reg. 14,800 mi. Flame. £1250 Southend on Sea

It's been resisted twice now and still no interest at £700 start. What's wrong with it?

First saw this in CarAndClassic at £1795 months ago
by chugger
Fri Oct 10, 2008 3:51 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: that bodged 350z thread
Replies: 3
Views: 712

that bodged 350z thread

continues to run

if you've not seen it, clicky
by chugger
Mon Feb 18, 2008 9:42 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: About that CD from ebay...?
Replies: 7
Views: 1166

418 XUD engines?
by chugger
Thu Feb 14, 2008 2:01 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Rover Lingo
Replies: 7
Views: 1400

All UK plates have denoted place of issue since 1903. The three letters together denote the issuing authority letter code, e.g. my Alfa is N860 CMM : where N states it was sold new in 1996, and CMM belonged to Middlesex. So I have an outer-London car. The number 860 is just due to it being the 860't...
by chugger
Wed Feb 13, 2008 7:10 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Rover Lingo
Replies: 7
Views: 1400

Hello there. Yes, as it's a UK hosted site, assume driver's side is the right-hand side of the dashboard as you sit in the vehicle. It's all about Napoleon you know, 'you lot' inherited his idea that you must ride your horses on the 'wrong' side of the road :) Regarding the 'registration plate', tha...
by chugger
Mon Nov 26, 2007 12:40 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Still street furniture
Replies: 24
Views: 4754

there are three on Autotrader, one with just
18k!
by chugger
Mon Nov 19, 2007 12:00 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: Still street furniture
Replies: 24
Views: 4754

save an H
Item number: 220174115079
by chugger
Fri Nov 16, 2007 2:03 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: my car
Replies: 27
Views: 4837

Re: re number plates

Yeah but not worth risking 60 or 80 quid or whatever it is and three points! Are you sure? That's the first I've heard of issuing of points. The MOT tester will fail it and therefore legally it is deemed not roadworthy with them fitted - which becomes a sticking point with your insurer in the event...
by chugger
Thu Nov 08, 2007 6:20 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Diesel won't die. Vacuum pump?
Replies: 12
Views: 2334

E_T_V wrote:I'm not 100% familiar with the XUD engine but I don't think the rover version was intercooled
The non-turbo 418 used the 1.9 XUD9. The turbo 418 used the intercooled XUD7

Intercooled engine
Image
by chugger
Wed Nov 07, 2007 4:47 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Steering play
Replies: 4
Views: 771

by chugger
Fri Oct 26, 2007 10:49 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Bubbles
Replies: 13
Views: 2542

i think the bubble section would swamp it due to zr's etc Ok :D , on reflection I can understand the commonality, but this point above really brings home what could happen. No, sorry, what is bound to happen! :blink What appeals to me, is this site unlike many other (getting bloated and expensive t...
by chugger
Wed Oct 24, 2007 11:46 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: my 200 bubble
Replies: 5
Views: 1460

you're posting on the wrong site :D
by chugger
Tue Oct 23, 2007 5:46 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Bubbles
Replies: 13
Views: 2542

Yeah! Send all those Maestro back suspension owners to the Russian Front ! :D I jest, of course. I don't think the statement above was particuarly childish or dictatorish IMHO. :S Seriously, the site is an R8 site and that's why I come here and not an R3 site. It states what it covers on the home pa...