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  1. Bru90
    30-08-2011 21:13
    Bru90
    hey - just read your comment on a thread on upgrading a 400.... how hard/expensive/time consuming, was it to fit cruise control to it ??

    thanks
  2. 25_dan
    28-08-2011 09:53
    25_dan
    Long shot but would u just sell the carriers. One of the sliders have seazed....
  3. 25_dan
    27-08-2011 18:57
    25_dan
    Hi are you breaking a 620ti. I need fort brake carriers. The shaft has seazed passenger side :/ cheers mate
  4. Medival
    24-06-2011 15:53
    Medival
    Hi Martin!
    Thanks alot for help and your kindness regarding my 620Ti
  5. pietaster
    03-03-2010 19:58
    pietaster
    Hiya Martin, yeah, whats crack with Metro powah?
  6. metrovvc
    15-04-2009 12:36
    metrovvc
    alright mate , you know wats going on with metropower ??
  7. duggan
    04-04-2009 20:12
    duggan
    Hi there looking to put a bigger engine in to my 114 sli metro do u know of any engines that would fit right in
  8. pantxxxx
    02-04-2009 18:26
    pantxxxx
    hi martin,
    just wondered if you and your old man attend any rover meetings?
    id love to pop down as its down to john that my ti is back.
    ta chris

About Me

  • About MetroMartin
    Where did you hear of this site?
    MG BBS
    What make of car do you drive?
    Rover 620ti, Metro 1.8 VVC, 1982 X reg MG Metro 1300, Rover 214Si Lotus Elise S2, Porsche 924
    Any modifications to your car?
    Rover 600 Ti none,
    1.1c Metro with 1.8 16v K-series from a Lotus Elise
    mk1 MG Metro 1300 is standard
    Your Country
    United Kingdom
    Location
    Gloucester UK
    Interests
    Snowboarding, cycling
    Occupation
    BCO

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  • Last Activity: 23-02-2014 17:55
  • Join Date: 26-12-2003
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Posted 08-12-2010 at 18:23 by MetroMartin Comments 0
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update, metro VVC now with piprcross airfilter

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Posted 19-11-2009 at 17:44 by MetroMartin Comments 0
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1997 Rover 200vi 3 door
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Posted 19-11-2009 at 17:42 by MetroMartin Comments 0
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Nightfire red 600ti, Honda black dash conversion
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Posted 02-03-2009 at 17:30 by MetroMartin Comments 0
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Sunday Update
Taken it for a short test and it goes very well. revs up nice and sounds smooth. I've not been 'on cam' yet but I'm pleased, just got to sort my oil light out. Going to run an alternative wire to it to so if i've damaged the wiring loom or removed the wire when converting my MGF VVC engine loom to metro fitment by mistake. Bit of trail and error on my part maybe.
Was going to pressure wash the engine but my pressure washer started smoking as soon as I turned it on....

Posted 28-02-2009 at 21:18 by MetroMartin Comments 1
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After reusing my flywheel from my 1.8 solid cam engine which was from a Rover 416 it didn't work on the VVC, I've now fitted my Rover 216 bubble flywheel.
Anyway it now starts and after a few seconds the tapping has stopped from the hydrolic lifters.
I've driven it about 2 car lengths forward and back OK.
One problem, which I'm hoping is my heavy handedness is the oil pressure light is on continously. The switch may have taken a bashing against the subframe. So i'm hopeing...
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THAT LOOKS FAST MATE...
Posted 27-03-2011 at 16:38 by waynewayne1978 waynewayne1978 is offline

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