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    Exhaust manifold

    On the 2000/2200 engines sc is it common for the manifold to have warped, last year I got a replacement manifold from a member but I keep getting leaks at the manifold. The only other issue is that the manual says to ensure that the gasket metal side faces out to the manifold but gaskets...
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    Possible stale fuel

    Ok , what are the symptoms of stale fuel, when I start the car up she is not firing correctly (only firing on three) , but after a revving it clears. The fuel tank is about half full now from over a year and a half from when it was last filled up. If the the opinion is stale fuel do I need to...
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    fluid loss

    Ok as a paraplegic I have to rely on my garage to service my car every year. Anyway after being in hibernation since last year I booked her in for a service, so I pulled the covers off and started here up , to my horror the brakes were non existent , I checked the fluid level and yes the...
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    Number plates

    I need to replace my Black and silver number plates, so I need a recommendation please , as most of you know the p6 plates are wider than standard. If I ordered as for example from ebay they would not fill the back plate. Happy new year John
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    engine paint colour

    Were these engines painted from new if so what colour, my 2200 looks as if the block is similar to a duck egg blue
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    Imperial or metric brakes ?

    My 2000/2200 was registered in June 1972 , I understand that the cars were changed to metric brakes during 1972 , so any idea when. The car Vin number is 44105414B if that is any help . Regards John
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    Engine breather 2200 SC auto

    although I have my car for over 12 years in all honesty I have not paid much attention to details ( just driven the without to many problems). Anyway I have been trying to get things tided up and what I have noticed is that the breather on top of the rocker goes back via tube to the side of...
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    hooked choke cable for a 2200 SC

    Anybody got an idea of the length of the original hooked handle choke cable that was fitted to a P6 2200 SC auto. Regards John
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    cold start warning light

    I was reading a previous thread that somebody asked about the otter switch fitted on the cylinder head. Have I missed something why did the cold start have an otter switch and also a switch on the choke pull , why not just one switch on the choke pull .
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    easysteer electric power steering

    Has anybody fitted a easysteer electric power steering to their car, enough is enough I am a paraplegic and I need to get some help with the steering. I don't want oil Power steering as I have just sold a jag and I was always having to get oil leaks sorted. I should say the car is 2200 auto...
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    Wanted An exhaust manifold for my P6 2200SC. contact John on 01983 740271
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    Rover P6 2200 SC exhaust Manifold

    Wanted a exhaust manifold for my Rover P6 2200 SC contact John on 01983 740271
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    engine number

    My engine number for My 2200 auto is 47605837A| can any body tell me is this a later engine with the main beaing's all with the oil groove or is it the early type with the middle bearing plain . Regards John
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    engine oils

    As a rather old fashioned person I have always used 20/50 oil in my cars but as a member of a classic jaguar forum I asked about engine protection for cars that are not used very often, a member who has worked In the oil industry all his life has said to move to a fully synthetic oil to...
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    Power steering pump

    Rover P5 And P5B, what was the mump model and what pressure did they work at Regards John
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    p6b power steering

    Rover P6B anybodu know what the power steering pump model was and what pressure they run at Regards John
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    Fuel pump for a 2200 engined P6

    What make are the original fuel pumps I always assumed that they were SU but according to SUCarbs.Co they are not
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    Borg warner 35 sump gasket

    can anybody tell me is the sump gasket on the BW 35 generic to all makes of cars I was after an upgraded neoprene gasket but the ones Iv seen have been quoted for other cars ? regards John
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    reversing lights

    Loss of supply to the inhibitor switch for the reversing lights. anybody know where the lucar connection is prior to feeding the switch, Green feed changing to purple. John
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    My battery is about 9 years old now so I think I need to replace it so a recommendation for a replacement to go in the Boot for a 2.2 S2 car please Regards John
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    BW 35 check valve

    Has anybody info on fitting a check valve on the BW 35 gear box to stop drain back, I understand that one can be fitted to the return pipe on the oil cooler if so what type/part number should be used Regards John
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    borg warner 35 oil leak

    my auto box has a leak from an oil seal that is just below the inhibitor switch, I believe that it is the seal from the manual gear selector cross shaft. The question is what is the procedure for replacing it. Best wishes John
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    Borg warner DG gear box conversion

    I have a P6 with a Borg Warner 35 auto box but I also have a classic jag with a Borg Warner DG gearbox that has a column mounted gear change, The idea is can the gear change be moved to a floor mounted change? . Regards John 1972 Rover p6 1964 S type jag
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    Battery cover wanted

    Wanted a Battery cover for the series 2 P6 cars ( battery in the Boot) I am located on the isle of Wight and any postage is normal UK prices Tel:01983 740271
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    ignition condensers (capacitors}

    Just a query, apart from fitting styles are condensers all rated the same? for example I have a condenser (new) from my 2.2 p6 and it is the same fitting style as my sons mk3 ford zodiac 6 cylinder, can it be used on his car ?. I now have electronic ignition so it is no longer needed. Regards John