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  1. The Garage
    hey thought id post about my project as an introduction. ive got a bedford cf im putting a rover 3.5 V8 in. ive build a few bikes in my time but this is my first go at something with 4 wheels. bought it cheep off of a mate whod just picked up a american van, the bedford had been around europe...
  2. Vehicles - FOR SALE
    Due to the untimely death of Julian Secker his unfinished project, a 1948 Rover 75 P3 Sport Coupe is for sale. The body has been blasted and primed, the chassis is as yet untouched, front end suspension and steering was in the process of being built. New door and window rubbers come with it...
  3. Traders - For Sale / Services - CLOSED
    INTAKE MANIFOLD SOLD TO JAMES FROM LEICESTER, DEAL DONE, PAID INSTANTLY AND IT'S IN THE POST TOMORROW, LOVELY. THANKS JAMES. EDELBROCK CARB STILL AVAILABLE. It's on eBay now Item number: 230818674495 EDELBROCK 2198 ALUMINIUM INTAKE MANIFOLD FOR THE ROVER V8. in excellent shape, all threads...
  4. Vehicles - WANTED
    Any condition! IF anyone gets one for the engine, get in touch before you rip it out! Looking for a series 1 Rover SD1, Any thing considered :-) 07590026341
  5. Stuff - FOR SALE
    Holley 390 Carburettor + spacer/riser block + modified Rover p6 V8 inlet manifold + home made air filter (low profile). Been on a running car this week - £165 inc. delivery to Hot Rod Hayride.
  6. Stuff - WANTED
    hi all. me mate pete has bought himself a ford seira p100 in red with a rover fitted.unfortunately the headers are a bit on the bad side and he need some replacements.anybody got owt that would fit. he was quoted £1300 to have a basic system in steel exiting by the back wheels:pmsl:! thanks...
  7. Stuff - WANTED
    Wanted, Rover 3.9 flywheel original or lightened. Nige
  8. Stuff - FOR SALE
    Rover 3.9 engine from a Range Rover 1993 for sale. I took the engine out due to oil leaking from the rear of the sump area. It could be the rear oil seal that needs replacing. I never got round to sorting it out as i eventually scrapped the rest of the vehicle. The engine ran fine and didn't...
  9. Stuff - WANTED
    The engine in my Mk1 Capri 3.5V8 is knackered so I'm on the lookout for another. Have bought two off e-bay which turned out to be non-runners so I need one that I can see running before I pay. - Will also consider a whole car as long as the engine is good. Thanks Paul
  10. Tech Discussion
    hi everyone i was just wondering what other options iv got gearbox wise to fit to my 3.5 V8 the engine came from an SD1 auto, i want to get an auto box for it as it didnt come with one, obviously i know the usual boxes that were used on the rover V8s borg warners etc the reason i ask is that...
  11. Stuff - FOR SALE
    Bit of clear out! Anything can be posted or collect from Leicester :) Rover V8 Distributor: £20 Mister Gasket 4 Barrel Carb Adapter Plate: Brand new, unused. For Holley and Edelbrock etc 4 barrel carbs. Cat. no 1932, check your application online. £10 Retro Sharp Head Unit: SOLD...
  12. Stuff - FOR SALE
    as above with short dashpots on carbs. was told mileage genuine. £150
  13. Stuff - FOR SALE
    as title excellent runner all complete and comes with a free 1989 range rover still attached-was a one owner car that got used off road a few times. body not very pretty-everything covered in chalk slurry. good axles and grizzly claw off road tyres. ---------NOW £300 the lot---------- car is...
  14. Tech Discussion
    Just put an elec ignition in my Chevy (Rover V8 Buick lump) and when i put my foot on the gas pedal it seems to hesitate/cough until i put my foot harder down then it sound fine? Cleaned out the bowl jets in my Webber 38DGAS carb, which had a large lump of crud in it....any ideas? Cheers
  15. Tech Discussion
    Hi All this is my first post and first Rod so here goes.... I took a Ford Pop hotrod in p/x on a 400bhp skyline Gtr i just sold.. The 'Pop' is the green one on fleabay at the moment.. The engine is a Rover 3.5 V8 that was all new around 12 months ago....its got around 900 miles on it now. Specs...
  16. Tech Discussion
    Hey, Does anyone have any info on how to soup up a rover P4 engine? Also looking for fender skirts for 1957 P4.
  17. Stuff - FOR SALE
    Sold
  18. Stuff - WANTED
    hi guys as above im after a 3.5 or 3.9 runing rover V8 engine and an Auto box to go with it, (high compression engine wanted please) if you have anything or know of anything please let me know by either pm on here, emailing [email protected], or calling 07789003876 thanks in advance...
  19. Vehicles - FOR SALE
    Due to finding the car of my dreams My Morris is up for sale Its been a hotrod for a number of years and is correctly registered etc V8 rover with Holley, stainless headers with stainless side pipes, Auto box, Jag IRS rear, Beam front axle with steering rack. At present the Vans floor and...
  20. Tech Discussion
    I have an auto gearbox on my P5B Rover V8 engine and am seriously thinking of changing it for a manual one. Any thing I should look out for? Will any Rover V8 manual box fit? And other sensible questions that I should ask.:shake::shake::shake::shake: Thanks Cha7z
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