To suit early 3500s in almost mint condition except for some very slight damage to driver's seat backrest as shown.
Will throw in a spare driver's seat in almost perfect condition.
Collection only please.
Heathrow / Twickenham area.
When i first got my nada it had a bad misfire and would not go past 50 mph. After doing all the usual checks and compressions i removed the rocker covers to check if the rockers were working,guess what, some not moving.
Camshaft completely knackered.
Looks like Rover uprated the idler bracket on really late cars.
The shiney one was taken off almost the last Brasilia VIP i broke several years back.
Its reinforced by the idler mount points by gusseting, an attempt stop flexing?
Found this picture in a cupboard i was clearing out.
5 speed fuel injection in the days when this mod was pretty rare, some of you older timer members may have seen it at shows.
1992! Was it that long ago.:)
One spare drivers seat in pretty good condition which I have found in my spares garage.
A couple of small imperfections / damage + some rusting to lower frame due to long storage.
Any use to someone Clive.
Having a bit of a sort out.
Have a set of side tinted glass ( front glass with frames and winders)
Some corrosion to rear glass runners but will not effect usage and some slight scratching on one front window.
Any offers? collection only.
Most of us know of the problem of the small halfshafts that snap.
I was having a clear out under the bench and came across this.
I remember replacing this some years ago.
It's the longer shaft which is in the front alloy section of the diff.
It's joined to the pinion with a sleeve, and has...
I fully overhauled my friends HIF carbs on his V8 auto a few months ago but he has noticed a fuel smell and poor running recently.
Had a look and one carb flooding badly.
All new so called genuine S/U parts.
Didn't expect to find this though.
Have had some issues with rubber tipped needle valves...
Nothing worse than about to go out
and discover you've got a flat tyre .
After a quick look and you have found a nail/ screw in tread.
Don't fancy changing wheel, best clothes on, finding jack, using jack on your p6.?
I carry these items in my boot.
A tyre plug kit and air compressor .
Most of us know that we use a balast resistor in the coil circuit, but where ?
Wiring diagram shows it as a wire .
Messing about with spares car and as the main loom is not clever thought I would try and find it.
On the coil + there is 2 wires in 1 spade terminal .
The thicker white / yellow...
Spent a couple of hours today taking a few bits off the spares engine before it goes.
Removed rocker shafts for a look see and thought I would keep timing cover.
Just had to take a picture.
Goes to show how much wear these great engines will take.
The engine was quiet and the oil pressure when...
A good show coming up this sunday 3rd july at the old british airways concord VIP lounge club at cranford/heston middx.
More details at
Heathrow Classic Car Show
Bought as a failed resto,been in lock up 20 years.
Working webasto roof/was recovered but needs recover/ referbish.
Complete working PAS kit.
Got engine running on clean fuel.
Good points,oil pressure 20psi hot idle/35at 2450 with independant gauge.
Sounds great would suit rebuild project,will...
Hi fellow rover fans
probaly a tall order but i am looking for a mint condition gen front windscreen rubber/not a repro item.
Any sandalwood ambla front seats or material to fix my old seats.
many thanks clive. :)
Hi to all you rover fans
just joined this great forum been into p6s for many years.Have 2 p6s,3500s u/k manual and 3500s nada auto which is under full resto at moment,been keeping me busy now for over a year.Will try to post some pictures later.
cheers clive :D