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Forum: Rover Chat Today, 06:38 AM
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Views: 1,410
Posted By AGoaty
The IB5 clutch is smaller diameter. The spines on...

The IB5 clutch is smaller diameter. The spines on it are different from the PG1 so you actually cannot use the wrong one even if you tried.
Forum: Rover Chat Yesterday, 04:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,410
Posted By AGoaty
Your flywheel and clutch will need swapping to...

Your flywheel and clutch will need swapping to the PG1 type. Do you know what type of clutch operation you are going to use?

The MG F uses a hydraulic.

MG ZR a cable.

Never heard anyone...
Forum: For Sale Yesterday, 02:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,324
Posted By AGoaty
The shell has gone to scrap. I removed the discs...

The shell has gone to scrap. I removed the discs and calipers but although they are vented type, not heard of anyone using these in a Mini conversion. They are bigger than the MG F ones.
Forum: Rover Builds Yesterday, 02:11 PM
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Views: 187,852
Posted By AGoaty
The Chinese injectors I have bought for Scorpion....

The Chinese injectors I have bought for Scorpion. I told Jack about them and he is running them. Obviously mine isn't running yet. They were 30 a set of 4 including delivery from Hong Kong.
Forum: Rover Chat 18-09-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,410
Posted By AGoaty
I have a collection of these PG1 gearboxes. I...

I have a collection of these PG1 gearboxes. I have the clutch, flywheel and driveshafts too if interested.

Obviously getting them to you is a massive issue. If you can sort collection then maybe...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 18-09-2018, 05:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 124
Posted By AGoaty
I run the Yokohama A539's. My last track day had...

I run the Yokohama A539's. My last track day had a very wet session. Everyone else on track was struggling with quite a few off's! Not sure what others were using but can highly recommend these....
Forum: Rover Chat 18-09-2018, 04:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,410
Posted By AGoaty
I would message someone breaking a 1.4 ZR. I have...

I would message someone breaking a 1.4 ZR. I have seen whole cars sell for peanuts money recently.

Regarding the ratios, I had an MG ZS 1.6 for over 10 years with the IB5 box. I always thought it...
Forum: Rover Builds 17-09-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 89,734
Posted By AGoaty
You're not wrong Dan! ...

You're not wrong Dan!

https://i.imgur.com/0iOmmrx.jpg

Was a very expensive Dales run for him!



I have done this run 8 times now, this is my 6th in Phoenix. I can honestly say it's quite a...
Forum: Rover Builds 16-09-2018, 10:44 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 89,734
Posted By AGoaty
Unfortunately 4 have gone home via recovery...

Unfortunately 4 have gone home via recovery truck. :(

I did have a set of Hi Lo's so the guy that broke his came to mine to fix it! :)

Not sure if you would find any where open for those on a...
Forum: Rover Builds 16-09-2018, 08:32 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 89,734
Posted By AGoaty
Me and Benji enjoyed our day out on the Dales...

Me and Benji enjoyed our day out on the Dales run. Some fantastic Scenery and challenging roads! Usual traffic issues on these very narrow roads. Squeezing past farm vehicles is a normal day for...
Forum: Rover Chat 16-09-2018, 08:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,410
Posted By AGoaty
You are thinking of the IB5 gearbox fitted to the...

You are thinking of the IB5 gearbox fitted to the 1.4 or 1.6 models. The Getrag box talked about here is only fitted to the Rover 75 or MG ZT.

I have not heard of anyone using the IB5 gearbox but...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 15-09-2018, 09:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 232
Posted By AGoaty
News from the people I know. Last I heard was...

News from the people I know. Last I heard was Charly has booked it and we are on stand F4. Think there are about 8 of us so possibly spaces left if anyone fancies joining us.

I have booked into...
Forum: Other Non Mini Builds 14-09-2018, 12:55 AM
Replies: 372
Views: 50,150
Posted By AGoaty
I have another shaft if you want one. :)

I have another shaft if you want one. :)
Forum: Rover Chat 13-09-2018, 02:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 230
Posted By AGoaty
You may struggle getting advice on this due to...

You may struggle getting advice on this due to the RWD application.

I think the MG F or Audi TT exhaust are my first choice. Both are designed for similar power outputs of the VVC engine.

They...
Forum: Rover Builds 12-09-2018, 07:20 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 11,476
Posted By AGoaty
The overall story of the LSD is I want this to be...

The overall story of the LSD is I want this to be a fast road/track day car. On a track day you cannot overtake on corners so it's more a case of getting round the clear ones quickly. Staying on the...
Forum: Rover Builds 12-09-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 11,476
Posted By AGoaty
I haven't forgotten about this but have to admit,...

I haven't forgotten about this but have to admit, it's taken a sideline again. :(

I changed my plan for the gearbox. Having seen the huge torque figures produced by the turbo engine I realised...
Forum: Honda Chat 12-09-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 783
Posted By AGoaty
Wow Oz! You know more about my car that I do. I...

Wow Oz! You know more about my car that I do. I really thought the front was standard width. :rolleyes:

Ignore my post then.

Oh well, I stand corrected. :confused:
Forum: Honda Chat 11-09-2018, 01:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 783
Posted By AGoaty
https://i.imgur.com/0paKcsm.jpg Front...

https://i.imgur.com/0paKcsm.jpg

Front subframe is standard MG F. Sport pack arches although MG F wheels with 195 wide tyres fitted!
Forum: Rover Builds 11-09-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 89,734
Posted By AGoaty
Yes. :) Look at the poor picture again, now...

Yes. :)

Look at the poor picture again, now you know what you are looking at.

https://i.imgur.com/nneGUFK.jpg?1
Forum: Rover Builds 11-09-2018, 01:27 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 89,734
Posted By AGoaty
It is held by the shock absorber bolt and goes on...

It is held by the shock absorber bolt and goes on top of the suspension top arm to reduce the gap between that and the bump stop.

It works really well. Got the Dales run on Saturday so that is a...
Forum: Rover Builds 10-09-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 89,734
Posted By AGoaty
Finally getting somewhere with Phoenix now! Had a...

Finally getting somewhere with Phoenix now! Had a few weeks of fun. :rolleyes:

I was going to paint the underside of the arch, like I had done the other side. Started to rub it down and heard a...
Forum: Honda Chat 10-09-2018, 06:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 783
Posted By AGoaty
I cannot see how the tyres can be stuck out 1.5"...

I cannot see how the tyres can be stuck out 1.5" from the Sport pack arches.

This is mine, before the arches were fitted.

http://i230.photobucket.com/albums/ee54/AGoaty/IMG_0689.jpg~original
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Forum: Rover Chat 10-09-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 82
Posted By AGoaty
The only sensor I can think that would cause it...

The only sensor I can think that would cause it not to run is the crank sensor. All the rest monitor once the engine is actually running.

I had an issue with mine a few years ago where it would...
Forum: Rover Chat 10-09-2018, 10:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 82
Posted By AGoaty
Are you sure the fuel pump is running and there...

Are you sure the fuel pump is running and there is fuel in the tank?

Sorry if this seems obvious but you would be surprised how the simple things are overlooked. :rolleyes:
Forum: Rover Chat 10-09-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 204
Posted By AGoaty
Everyone has their own preference. :rolleyes: ...

Everyone has their own preference. :rolleyes:

I have tried the 185/60/13 tyres and thought my Mini was awful with them. The tyre is over an inch bigger diameter than the 175/50/13 I currently use....
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