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  1. MG ZR / Rover 25, 200 & Streetwise
    First of all - hello everybody, I'm kind of new to this forum :) I mean - I've read a lot here but wasn't registered. So now it is the time. Back to topic - I was removing cam carrier on my ZR '04 in order to check VVC timing, also vvc mech and cam were leaking. After everything sorted and...
  2. MG ZR / Rover 25, 200 & Streetwise
    Hi i want to make a 1.6vvc engine I'm just wondering what gearbox will I need to handle the power? Or will the standard gearbox that comes in a 1.4 105 mg zr last?
  3. MG/R Modification & Tuning
    Hi I'm new to this form and I was just wondering what solid cams I will need to get rid of the vvc in a 160 engine. I then want to put the head onto a 1.6 bottom end with omega pistons. Thanks Philip
  4. Introduce yourself
    Hi all. I have just brought a MGF VVC. I had one a few years back that I seam to remember was a lot quicker. The car was boiling over when I got it (cheep). The fan did not come on. I have replaced the blown fuse in the drivers foot well. The relay was also faulty. New relay and the fan...
  5. For Sale
    All parts available, engine not available just yet. Just let me know if you want to collect (portsmouth or weymouth) or posted, if you want a picture and an offer price. Mileage on 85k, colour coded spoiler, Gti grille, 1/2 leather interior. Electric front windows. I'll upgrade membership...
  6. MG ZR / Rover 25, 200 & Streetwise
    Right, So I now have my 1.6 Internals, the VVC inlet and exhaust manifolds, and I just found a VVC head in a scrapyard that I will get next weekend after pay day (if it's still there, however there was a few :) ) My questions are Is it just a case of removing my old head/gasket, cleaning...
  7. MG ZR / Rover 25, 200 & Streetwise
    Alright guys, Basically me and Chaz has spent alot of time talking about VVCing a 1.6 We both have the know how, the equipment, he has the parts now and I'm buying them bit by bit. We both have 1.4s at the moment so our general understanding is... 1.4 pistons/liners out 1.8 pistons/liners in...
  8. For Sale
    For sale, complete cambelt change kit for all Rover and MG VVC engines (including MGF VVC, MGF Trophy and MG TF 160). Kit consists of: - Long belt (GTB1416XS) - Short belt (GTB1417XS) - Tensioner (LHP10015) Genuine parts for just £45. Cheaper than Ebay :) This kit is brand new (delivered...
  9. Cars For Sale
    I love this car and do not wish to sell it, but as I am now living in Greece I have nowhere to store it, so she will have to go, preferably to a good home. Serious buyers only as this is a beautiful car. Lovely runner with many extras and upgrades. MK2 centre console & dash, Windstop, CD/MP3...
  10. For Sale
    Hi, I've got brand new in the box Toyosports Stainless Steel Manifold to fit a 1995 to 2000 VVC F. My garage tried to fit it, but unfortunately my car as an import has air-con which meant that the manifold didn't fit. The manifold is unmarked and is as new. They retail on ebay for sale by...
  11. MG ZR / Rover 25, 200 & Streetwise
    working under the bonnet today and i could hear a high pitched noise, not dissimilar to the noise you hear when the doors open with the lights on, just higher pitched and quieter. The keys were on the seat. it was coming from the plenum chamber area, to the right of the vvc control unit...
  12. For Sale
    1996 MGF 1.8i VVC, Charcoal Grey 1996 (P) MG MGF 1.8i VVC Charcoal Grey 92k miles 12 months MOT 6 months Road Tax Loads of service history Excellent all round condition See eBay listing for full details. £1895ono
  13. For Sale
    I HAVE LOWERED THE PRICE TO £1,100 ONO!!!! AS I NEED TO SELL MY CAR BEFORE XMAS ALSO DOES ANYBODY KNOW ANY OTHER GOOD CAR SALES SITES I CAN ADVERTISE WITH?? IF YOU DO PLEASE LET ME KNOW Contact me on 07743 407403 or [email protected] As you can see from the pictures it is in...
  14. For Sale
    As you can see from the pictures it is in immaculate condition, has been garaged and well looked after. It is very reliable and has been a pleasure to drive. 218 (1.8) VVC coupe with the targa top (removable glass roof panels) 1998 last of the R's 87k miles Ammarynth in colour (purple/Tahiti...
  15. For Sale
    It's with regret that I am putting my Vi up for sale. I am just not going to have the time or facilities to get it sorted again so someone can get a bargain and with a bit of time and money will get a stonking car. So here it is: 1996 P-reg 3 door 200 Vi 75k miles Kingfisher blue (only ever...
  16. MGF and MGTF
    Well, now that I am a man of leisure I have no excuse not to start playing with the project engine. I am starting this thread so that I can ask questions when stuck, show progress and generally post some pictures. Progress will still be slow. Please feel free to add to this with any ideas...
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