Thanks for the tips John.
I have tried the reserve tap and it was not completely in the right position. I hope this was the problem but did not have time yet for a test drive.
Hope to do that this week. I will keep you posted.
Last december I bought a 1975 P6 3500 automatic in Tobacco leaf. The MOT was expired but it was driveable.
A few weeks ago I have started to get it ready for MOT.
The parking brake did not work and when I investigated it turned out the brake pads were very worn so I have changed these. Such a...
Re: FITTING OF SPARE TYRE ON BOOT?
Why would you bother fitting the spare on the outside? It spoils the beautiful lines of the P6 and you can´t see in the rearview mirror.
The spare of mine is in the boot and I have been on holiday in England with the P6 several times already with 2 adults and...
It would be a shame to see your P6 go, it is a really beautiful car (even in a muddy New Forest :D ).
On the other hand I do understand your choice for een Saab 900 because they are a great drive and feel very solid and modern (I only just sold mine because having 9 (!!) cars was a bit to...
Re: And another MOT failure
This weekend I have replaced the rear wheel bearing. What a terrible job :evil:
I have changed wheel bearings on Mini´s, Maxi´s, Allegro´s, etc but never had the strange construction Rover designed. The make it look easy in the workshop manual but you have to put a...
Last friday my ´64 P6 failed its MOT for the first time in 5 years :cry:
First just before it went into the service bay the indicators stopped working (they were fine on the way to the MOT station). It turned out to be a bad connection at the fuse which I could easily repair.
The MOT went fine...