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  Topic: Land Rover 70th Anniversary club meet -20th May 2018
robrennie

Replies: 30
Views: 317

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:04 pm   Subject: Land Rover 70th Anniversary club meet -20th May 2018
Great venue! GB186 will be there.

- still be looking a bit rough by then, so put me at the back...
  Topic: Exhaust is too loud
robrennie

Replies: 3
Views: 103

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Sun Jan 14, 2018 3:47 pm   Subject: Exhaust is too loud
Many thanks both,

I'll get them on order - no point in having a fabulous car with such an annoying habit Smile
  Topic: Exhaust is too loud
robrennie

Replies: 3
Views: 103

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Sat Jan 13, 2018 5:17 pm   Subject: Exhaust is too loud
I realise I may have my membership to this forum cancelled for this....

But my exhaust is too loud! It is all good driving around town, but on country roads it is more than wearisome.

I'm not su ...
  Topic: Front Seats with Rayleigh Trim
robrennie

Replies: 0
Views: 85

PostForum: Parts For Sale   Posted: Mon Jan 08, 2018 6:00 pm   Subject: Front Seats with Rayleigh Trim
I am upgrading my front seats to the Exmoor Trim Elites with heating.

So am selling the two existing front seats. I've only just brought the car so am not totally sure about the seats, but ;

1, ...
  Topic: High Beam Light
robrennie

Replies: 3
Views: 97

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Sat Jan 06, 2018 4:11 pm   Subject: High Beam Light
With thanks to Captainbeaky...

It was simply a case of a bulb being fitted that was brighter than the other ones.

In case anyone ever needs the correct bulb, partner number is;

Lucas LLB226 ...
  Topic: High Beam Light
robrennie

Replies: 3
Views: 97

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Wed Jan 03, 2018 11:55 pm   Subject: High Beam Light
Genius idea, why on earth did I not think of that!

I'll swap it for the indicator bulb that I know is OK and report back.

Cheers
  Topic: High Beam Light
robrennie

Replies: 3
Views: 97

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Wed Jan 03, 2018 10:36 pm   Subject: High Beam Light
Hi all,

Stupid question I know...

But the high beam warning light on my wagon is really really bright - to the point of avoiding using high beam.

The other lights do not seem to be the same - ...
  Topic: Parts wanted
robrennie

Replies: 3
Views: 181

PostForum: Parts For Sale   Posted: Fri Dec 29, 2017 9:15 pm   Subject: Parts wanted
Hi, I think the chances of finding an original grey one are pretty slim.

However, black ones in the same shape and style I think are pretty available.

A colour restorer kit for a steering wheel ...
  Topic: GB078 - Banana
robrennie

Replies: 5
Views: 348

PostForum: Vehicles For Sale   Posted: Fri Dec 22, 2017 6:50 pm   Subject: GB078 - Banana
Perhaps not what you would call a 'sensitive restoration'....

And there is me worrying that the leather restorer for my steering wheel is a bit too light a grey Smile
  Topic: Automatic Gear Shift Decals
robrennie

Replies: 4
Views: 194

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Wed Dec 20, 2017 5:30 pm   Subject: Automatic Gear Shift Decals
Hi V8GPC,

You don't happen to know if you can change the bulb in the Auto Indicator without taking the console off?

One is working at the moment - so will not rush it if I have to do it Smile
  Topic: Bonnet Insulation
robrennie

Replies: 4
Views: 149

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Sun Dec 10, 2017 7:15 pm   Subject: Bonnet Insulation
Yep - I think that is the best plan!

I have plenty of other jobs to do on the new toy;

- Diff needs rebuilding, noisy as anything, local Landy specialist is confident it can be re-done, though h ...
  Topic: Bonnet Insulation
robrennie

Replies: 4
Views: 149

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Sun Dec 10, 2017 5:35 pm   Subject: Bonnet Insulation
Thanks Simon,

Nice to know I am not missing a part - I hate to be left out.

Great point on the heat from the engine - I think I will just leave it alone - probably if fitting it was a real possi ...
  Topic: Bonnet Insulation
robrennie

Replies: 4
Views: 149

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Sat Dec 09, 2017 7:33 pm   Subject: Bonnet Insulation
Hi All,

Do you of you know if the car would have been supplied with Bonnet insulation?

There is none on mine and I wondered if it should be there.

Any of you replaced it?

Any good sources ...
  Topic: Service Items
robrennie

Replies: 6
Views: 279

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Sat Dec 09, 2017 7:30 pm   Subject: Service Items
Thanks all.

I went for just the standard plugs as per handbook - number above - and standard air filter pn RTC4683.

All fine - I did notice that the plugs were pretty stuck in, but a bit of WD40 ...
  Topic: Service Items
robrennie

Replies: 6
Views: 279

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Sun Dec 03, 2017 8:46 pm   Subject: Service Items
Thanks Both,

I will get them on order and let you know how it goes.

All the best
 
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