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by GOY189
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: New members
Topic: New Rover 12 owner
Replies: 2
Views: 9

Re: New Rover 12 owner

Hello John, Welcome to the forum. It does sound as though the fan bearings may be in need of replacement, a relatively easy task as described in the RSR's workshop manual (available along with the parts list from the RSR, see the website). I should check the gearbox oil level, but I'm not sure what ...
by GOY189
Fri Jul 03, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: New members
Topic: Finally Joined
Replies: 1
Views: 8

Re: Finally Joined

Welcome Maria
Mike
by GOY189
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: Veteran/Vintage Rovers
Topic: Rover 12 fuel pump
Replies: 4
Views: 124

Re: Rover 12 fuel pump

Hello Len, unfortunately it is proving risky and difficult to move your posts and the replies. I am still looking at a way of doing it.

Regards
Mike
by GOY189
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: Veteran/Vintage Rovers
Topic: 1934 Rover 12
Replies: 2
Views: 45

Re: 1934 Rover 12

Len, it is possible to gently tap on the rim of the lid and remove it. The gauze inside can then be replaced. I got a strip from a local show, the stall was selling tractor spares. The top can be modified by making a bracket with a captive nut to fasten inside the air cleaner body. Opening out the r...
by GOY189
Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:05 am
Forum: Wilks' cars P1 and P2, thats cars up to 1947
Topic: gearbox not selecting reverse
Replies: 5
Views: 62

Re: gearbox not selecting reverse

It could possibly be that the rubber gearbox mounting has perished and/ or that the reverse selector is misaligned. See the previous post "Gearbox gremlins" http://www.rover-forum.thersr.co.uk/vie ... lins#p8919 which may help.

Best regards
Mike
by GOY189
Sat Jun 27, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: Veteran/Vintage Rovers
Topic: Rover 12 fuel pump
Replies: 4
Views: 124

Re: Rover 12 fuel pump

Len you are posting in 2 separate topics, "Veteran / Vintage Rovers" and "Wilks cars, that's P1 and P2 1934-1947" this may be causing some confusion with finding answers? I suggest that you use Quick links (top left) then "active topics" to find your last posts and then post in the most relevant top...
by GOY189
Tue May 26, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: Veteran/Vintage Rovers
Topic: Rover 12 1934
Replies: 16
Views: 1100

Re: Rover 12 1934

Good news,

Look forward to hearing your news on the new arrival. The RSR publishes a parts list for 1934-38 models and a Workshop manual that covers the cars produced from 1934 to 1947. You can order these through the website.

Best REgards
Mike
by GOY189
Sun May 24, 2020 1:43 pm
Forum: RSR Discussion
Topic: Postponed Bicester Sunday Scramble
Replies: 0
Views: 294

Postponed Bicester Sunday Scramble

The April Scramble postponed to June has been further postponed to October 2020

More details as we get them
by GOY189
Sat May 23, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: Wilks' cars P1 and P2, thats cars up to 1947
Topic: Horrendous vapour lock!!
Replies: 9
Views: 1595

Re: Horrendous vapour lock!!

Push pump = suitable for P4's, rear mounted. Pull pump = front mounted as in Morris Minor/1000

Mike
by GOY189
Sat May 23, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Early post WWII, P3 the original Rover 75 and 60
Topic: Vacuum Advance Mechanism components
Replies: 7
Views: 291

Re: Vacuum Advance Mechanism components

Hi I can't find the exact model but there are plenty of exploded diagrams on the net . There are general views of Lucas distributors here:- https://www.uniquecarsandparts.com.au/how_to_repair_lucas_distributor and here https://mossmotors.com/mgb-25d4-distributor-1962-74 Hope this all helps Mike