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Forum: Rover Chat 11-02-2019, 10:27 PM
Replies: 19
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Posted By Coaster
No that all good fellas, bottom of the frame...

No that all good fellas, bottom of the frame level with the bottom of the floor pan is roughly where I thought it should go. Just on with fabricating some new inserts for the crossmember ends so that...
Forum: Rover Chat 11-02-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 392
Posted By Coaster
Thanks for taking the trouble but would only help...

Thanks for taking the trouble but would only help if I was installing a standard subframe with 10" wheels.

All I was hoping was that someone that had fitted a K series into the front of a mini...
Forum: Rover Chat 10-02-2019, 09:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 392
Posted By Coaster
Interesting thread but I dont want to narrow the...

Interesting thread but I dont want to narrow the frame, the increased track isnt a problem for me and I want to retain standard drive shafts.

I have had a good look through the build files but...
Forum: Rover Chat 09-02-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 392
Posted By Coaster
Thanks Artstu

Thanks Artstu
Forum: Rover Chat 09-02-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 392
Posted By Coaster
Hope this works;-) https://flic.kr/p/2dynGrb

Hope this works;-)

https://flic.kr/p/2dynGrb
Forum: Rover Chat 08-02-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 392
Posted By Coaster
Sorry, not figured out how to attach them:(

Sorry, not figured out how to attach them:(
Forum: Rover Chat 08-02-2019, 10:13 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 392
Posted By Coaster
Anyone? the measurement I need is shown on the...

Anyone? the measurement I need is shown on the photo where the piece of wood is placed. As you can see, the shock mount ends have rotted out and I dont have any point of reference. I don't want to...
Forum: Rover Chat 08-02-2019, 09:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 392
Posted By Coaster
Anyone, just need a quick measure with a ruler,...

Anyone, just need a quick measure with a ruler, the photo shows the gap Iím after where the wooded block it placed. As you can see, the shock mount ends of the cross member are nonexistent einI donít...
Forum: Rover Chat 05-02-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 392
Posted By Coaster
MG front subframe positioning

Hi, I am in the gradual process of fitting an MGTF rear subby into a Mini Marcos. I have cut the towers down to the same height as the F and offered it up but I was after some pointers as to the...
Forum: Rover Chat 05-02-2019, 05:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By Coaster
I'll get some taken tomorrow hopefully. ...

I'll get some taken tomorrow hopefully.

Cheers

colin
Forum: Rover Chat 04-02-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By Coaster
TBH, I can't remember if the were MG or other...

TBH, I can't remember if the were MG or other rover front drive model but thought ZS or ZT. The hub has ball joints top and bottom, the strut clamps into the top arm.

I think I will try to...
Forum: Rover Chat 04-02-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By Coaster
Its an MGtf subby with MG ZS hubs, what I meant...

Its an MGtf subby with MG ZS hubs, what I meant was removing the drive flange in order to get the back plate off...soz for the confusion;)

I might have a go at straightening them in situ but they...
Forum: Rover Chat 03-02-2019, 11:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By Coaster
Front hub removal

Does anyone know how difficult it is to remove the front hubs? The Haynes manual says don't but The brake back plates are bent to buggery and will be difficult to straighten wiithout removing then...
Forum: Rover Chat 19-01-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 350
Posted By Coaster
Cheers Andy, I can see a few ways of solidly...

Cheers Andy, I can see a few ways of solidly mounting it but was wondering what that does for vibration? is it comparable to an A series set up?

The Mini Marcos only has short crossmember 'end...
Forum: Rover Chat 12-01-2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 350
Posted By Coaster
Sub frame mounting query

Hi, just in the process of offering the MGTF sub by into my Mini Marcos and given that this is going to involve re-making mounting points on the shell, Inwas wondering if it's worth trying to use the...
Forum: Rover Chat 10-01-2019, 02:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 179
Posted By Coaster
Spot on guys, I hadn't notices the taped off hole...

Spot on guys, I hadn't notices the taped off hole under the dirt but felt it whilst turning the frame over. Bolts were 19mm and an impact socket JUST fitted through and both came ot withouht...
Forum: Rover Chat 10-01-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 179
Posted By Coaster
Very helpful thanks but I will have to have...

Very helpful thanks but I will have to have another look as the hole I am thinking of is only about 25-30mm (no bungs). I presume the front bolt screws into a captive nut?
Forum: Rover Chat 10-01-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 179
Posted By Coaster
Wishbone bolts

Hi, just after some advice about how to get at the lower suspension bolts on the MG subframe? access seems to be via a small hole in the lower rail but it is nowhere near big enough to get a socket...
Forum: For Sale 13-11-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,249
Posted By Coaster
Do you still have the coilover units?

Do you still have the coilover units?
Forum: Rover Chat 22-10-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,265
Posted By Coaster
That link isn't working for me:(

That link isn't working for me:(
Forum: Rover Chat 17-10-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,229
Posted By Coaster
Found a brend new camshaft locking tool on ebay...

Found a brend new camshaft locking tool on ebay for £12.99 inc. postage:cool:
Forum: Rover Chat 06-10-2018, 05:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 765
Posted By Coaster
That would be fantastic but it wants me to sign...

That would be fantastic but it wants me to sign up to Scrib D at £8.99 PER MONTH :confused: Looks like the MG ZR manual could be useful though

Cheers

Colin
Forum: Rover Chat 04-10-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 55,832
Posted By Coaster
Music to my ears Andy ;):cool:

Music to my ears Andy ;):cool:
Forum: Rover Chat 03-10-2018, 11:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 55,832
Posted By Coaster
The 15th photo is captioned (bulkhead box...

The 15th photo is captioned (bulkhead box required to clear gear linkages). Could anyone expand on this? does it apply to the pg1 gearbox, cable or rod type linkages?approx. dimensions. I'm nowhere...
Forum: Rover Chat 02-10-2018, 11:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 765
Posted By Coaster
I have seen that and will refer to it when I get...

I have seen that and will refer to it when I get round to stripping mine but I could also do with a bit of a general manual covering ancillary things like mountings and gear selector mechanisms etc....
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