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by bsa_m21
Thu Apr 25, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Not Mine, Act Fast
Replies: 1
Views: 78

Re: Not Mine, Act Fast

SOLD!!
by bsa_m21
Mon Apr 22, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Anyone have an ECM programmer 96 Disco 1 (iLand,Faultmate, etc)
Replies: 0
Views: 25

Anyone have an ECM programmer 96 Disco 1 (iLand,Faultmate, etc)

Hi all,
Does anyone in the lower Mainland have an ECM programmer suitable for a 96 Disco 1 (GEMS 8) that I might borrow, rent, buy?
(iLand, Faultmate MSV-2, etc.)

Thanks!
by bsa_m21
Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, sliders, ladder - SOLD
Replies: 14
Views: 342

Re: Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, sliders, ladder - SOLD

I have both front seat switches. I'll bring them along to FD.
by bsa_m21
Tue Apr 09, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: S3-Left front fender
Replies: 1
Views: 115

Re: S3-Left front fender

Still looking for a Drivers side S3 fender or pair of Series 2 ones, if anyone has some available, please pm me.

:80inch:
by bsa_m21
Tue Apr 09, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, sliders, ladder - SOLD
Replies: 14
Views: 342

Re: Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, ladder, wheels - SOLD

OK, all previously listed parts are either sold or spoken for.

thanks all.
by bsa_m21
Sun Apr 07, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, sliders, ladder - SOLD
Replies: 14
Views: 342

Re: Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, sliders, ladder

They are well mounted with a number of bolts through the body, but whoever built them didn't close off the ends of the square tube rails. Very dumb. I didn't realize how bad they were till I started scraping off some rust. They are rusted through in a several places, full of mud and fairly worthless...
by bsa_m21
Sun Apr 07, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Values for the 1959–71 Land Rover Series II/Series IIA keep climbing
Replies: 0
Views: 52

Values for the 1959–71 Land Rover Series II/Series IIA keep climbing

Hagerty Online published this "interesting" article last week: https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/04/04/land-rover-series-ii-values-climbing?utm_source=SFMC&utm_medium=email&utm_content=19_April_6_Weekend_News And they also have a good one from last year on Land Rover's 70th anniv...
by bsa_m21
Sun Apr 07, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, sliders, ladder - SOLD
Replies: 14
Views: 342

Was D1 parts, just 4 Series 3 15” rims left.

Bumper & ladder sold. Sliders aren’t worth selling (quite rusty). The bald tires are off the 4 series 3, 15” rims. The rims are in quite good shape. A few dings along the edges, but nothing major and they are not warped. Just need a coat of paint. If anyone is interested I can bring them to founders...
by bsa_m21
Fri Apr 05, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: S3-Left front fender
Replies: 1
Views: 115

S3-Left front fender

Wanted - a Series 3 left front fender or a pair of Series 2 fenders.

Regards,
by bsa_m21
Wed Apr 03, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, sliders, ladder - SOLD
Replies: 14
Views: 342

Re: Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, sliders, ladder

All parts still available. I can bring whatever anyone wants to Founders Day.

Martin
by bsa_m21
Sat Mar 30, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, sliders, ladder - SOLD
Replies: 14
Views: 342

Re: Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, sliders, ladder

Headliner was in tatters & 1/2 missing.
by bsa_m21
Sat Mar 30, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, sliders, ladder - SOLD
Replies: 14
Views: 342

Re: Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, sliders, ladder

Ok, it’s silver, not white. My bad. Good hood, doors glass & front sunroof. Bad fenders. FF49DBBF-D13A-4FE3-82A3-75D31CFC3880.jpeg 69447EA2-7AF8-42F8-968C-44D329D9D6A2.jpeg 6ED208FF-38BD-4DE7-A0FE-6112129C3A79.jpeg F6F4B809-DBAA-4EFB-8BE8-901295035AC0.jpeg 8F7BCEB8-3338-40C8-8304-C61C602BCA73.jpeg
by bsa_m21
Sat Mar 30, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, sliders, ladder - SOLD
Replies: 14
Views: 342

Disco 1 parts, winch bumper, sliders, ladder - SOLD

Parting out a 96 white Disco SE7. Grey interior. Good seats including jump seats, doors windows, etc. Heavy duty winch bumper ($200), rock sliders ($100) & rear ladder (50). 5 steel 15” rims with huge, but bald tires. Open to offers. Vehicle is in Surrey. Pics to follow shortly. PM me for specifics.
by bsa_m21
Thu Mar 28, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Defender Coil Springs - SOLD
Replies: 10
Views: 235

Re: Defender Coil Springs for sale

Oops. Forgot that.
All RR Classic, Disco1 and D90 coil springs are 6" OD.
110 and 130 Front springs are 6" OD. Rear springs are 7" OD.

These are Britpart springs.
BP_Springs.jpg
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M.
by bsa_m21
Thu Mar 28, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Defender Coil Springs - SOLD
Replies: 10
Views: 235

Re: Defender Coil Springs for sale

FYI - The Defender front springs in Andy's set are the same as stock Disco rear springs, and can be used on the front of a D1. The rear springs are about 2" longer then D1 rear springs and have a WAY heavier spring rate. You could use them on a Disco 1, if you have a roof rack and tent and other hea...
by bsa_m21
Sun Mar 24, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Suffield British parts lot for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 224

Suffield British parts lot for sale

GC Surplus is selling off 800lbs of British vehicle parts. Minimum bid is $150. Only catch is it has to be picked up from Suffield. https://www.gcsurplus.ca/mn-eng.cfm?snc=wfsav&sc=enc-bid&scn=326908&lcn=474597&lct=L&srchtype=&lci=&str=51<nf=1&frmsr=1&sf=ferm-clos Oh, and it closes tomorrow mornin...
by bsa_m21
Sun Mar 24, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Military Style Barrack Boxes
Replies: 13
Views: 503

Re: Military Style Barrack Boxes

They are all spoken for, but if someone cancels I’ll let you know.
by bsa_m21
Thu Mar 21, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Military Style Barrack Boxes
Replies: 13
Views: 503

Re: Military Style Barrack Boxes

Hey Russell
Done. They are yours.
by bsa_m21
Thu Mar 21, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Military Style Barrack Boxes
Replies: 13
Views: 503

Re: Military Style Barrack Boxes

Ok, the cases are now in Surrey. All, but 2 or 4 are spoken for (or already gone). Here is one after I cleaned it up a bit to get tape glue and paint off it. BA288EEE-10DA-4A99-8E5B-603665E6244F.jpeg 05D92B58-3943-4A0D-B6F9-CCCED3D39BE3.jpeg They are approx. 22”x19”x12”. They are $20 ea., first come...
by bsa_m21
Tue Mar 19, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Pintle, Towing Ball, Series 1 Steering Box (SOLD)
Replies: 1
Views: 155

Re: Pintle, Towing Ball, Series 1 Steering Box

I pm’d you re the S1 box.
by bsa_m21
Tue Mar 19, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Fun 1948 LR S1 video, made last year
Replies: 0
Views: 139

Fun 1948 LR S1 video, made last year

I came across this youtube video that I thought others might like. It's the 16th production LR that came off the assembly line, and a lady who worked with it, when new:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=plr7KSF3OPU
by bsa_m21
Mon Mar 18, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Military Style Barrack Boxes
Replies: 13
Views: 503

Re: Military Style Barrack Boxes

I think there are still 4 or 5 boxes not spoken for yet. $20 each.
by bsa_m21
Sat Mar 16, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Military Style Barrack Boxes
Replies: 13
Views: 503

Re: Military Style Barrack Boxes

Well I bid and won a lot of 20 boxes. Anyone in addition to Jordan interested a few? Likely $15 to $20 per box by the time we get the them off the island.

Martin
by bsa_m21
Fri Mar 15, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Military Style Barrack Boxes
Replies: 13
Views: 503

Military Style Barrack Boxes

FYI - gcsurplus.ca is selling off 4 - 20 unit lots of "Military Style Barrack Boxes" at the CFB near Comox. The first lot went for Cdn $200. There are 3 more lots up for grab. I could use two or three of these boxes, but have no use for 20. I was wondering if anyone was interested in sharing in the ...
by bsa_m21
Wed Mar 13, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: S3-88 in N.Van on Craigslist
Replies: 13
Views: 1446

Re: S3-88 in N.Van on Craigslist

Beauty,

So now that you've started a rebuild, why not start a new topic under the Projects & Builds category?

Also, perhaps you might consider becoming a Rover-Landers club member? Your dues help us to keep this site up and going (among other activities).

Regards,
by bsa_m21
Tue Mar 12, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: 96 D1 - 2 button remote fobs stopped working
Replies: 4
Views: 84

Re: 96 D1 - 2 button remote fobs stopped working

Ouch!! It’s a 23year old truck for Gods sake. At Cdn$185 & shipping from the UK, for a single fob, I think I’ll just use my key. Thanks for the suggestion though.

:1truckie:
by bsa_m21
Tue Mar 12, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Leaf springs
Replies: 2
Views: 121

Re: Leaf springs

by bsa_m21
Fri Mar 08, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: 96 D1 - 2 button remote fobs stopped working
Replies: 4
Views: 84

Re: 96 D1 - 2 button remote fobs stopped working

Unfortunately, his Nanocom is configured only with the Disco 2 V8 programming module. :(
by bsa_m21
Fri Mar 08, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: 96 D1 - 2 button remote fobs stopped working
Replies: 4
Views: 84

96 D1 - 2 button remote fobs stopped working

Hi all, My 96 D1 came with 2, 2 button remotes. One of them never did work. The other was fine, although I had to be very close to the vehicle to have it work. Over the past few weeks this remote gradually stopped locking the vehicle, although it would still unlock it. Now it has stopped working com...
by bsa_m21
Mon Feb 25, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.
Replies: 208
Views: 21613

Re: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.

I agree with Red90, except the smaller ones (Precision 344, Spicer/Dana 1300 series #5-3214x) are also used on Triumph TR2/3/5/6, Volvo 140/240/740, some Maserati models and more. :twisted: You can buy the #5-3214x from most parts stores locally. Here is a zip with a pdf of the hardy-spicer 1300 spe...
by bsa_m21
Mon Feb 25, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: 2018 RR Sport SVR review
Replies: 1
Views: 84

2018 RR Sport SVR review

Quite the interesting review on Jalopnik today:

https://jalopnik.com/the-2018-range-rov ... 1830992081
by bsa_m21
Mon Feb 25, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.
Replies: 208
Views: 21613

Re: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.

The Federal-Mogul site shows Moog 344 as: https://www.fme-cat.com/overlays/part-detail.aspx?pNum=344&partType=U-joint&brandId=MU So it should be correct, except note their description: "Bearing cup ground slightly oversized to fit in a used driveshaft" It might be the right model #, but your drivesh...
by bsa_m21
Mon Feb 25, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.
Replies: 208
Views: 21613

Re: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.

I wonder what kind of u-joints you have.

U-joints locally are:

Series 1 & 2s:
RTC3690 - Precision 344 / Neapco 1-0005 - 1.063 In. Bearing Cup Diameter, 2.938 In. wide

Series 2A & 3s:
RTC3346 - Precision 369 / Neapco 1-0153 - 1.063 In. Bearing Cup Diameter, 3.219 In. wide
by bsa_m21
Fri Feb 22, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Something we could all use in our garages
Replies: 3
Views: 147

Something we could all use in our garages

This is sweet and folds down almost completely flat. https://www.quickjack.com/media/catalog/product/cache/1/thumbnail/600x/17f82f742ffe127f42dca9de82fb58b1/q/u/quickjack-portable-truck-lift.jpg https://www.quickjack.com/car-lift-systems/bl-7000ext-car-lift.html Hmm, maybe the club should buy one an...
by bsa_m21
Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: 1955 4 Ring Piston
Replies: 4
Views: 226

Re: 1955 4 Ring Piston

Andy,

You might want to post a request onto the OVLR forum site.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1477333665898918/
They have quite a few early rovers in the club.

M.
by bsa_m21
Thu Feb 14, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: 2018 Suzuki Jimny
Replies: 1
Views: 70

2018 Suzuki Jimny

Waaah, I want one.

https://jalopnik.com/the-2018-suzuki-ji ... 1832227972

Too bad they stopped marketing Suzuki in Canada.

Hey wait - - how about this one?:

https://jalopnik.com/the-black-bison-su ... 1832624769

M.
by bsa_m21
Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Mystery door logos
Replies: 2
Views: 192

Re: Mystery door logos

Looks like some kind of cattle brand to me...
by bsa_m21
Sun Feb 03, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: Club Announcements
Topic: Instagram Photos!!
Replies: 0
Views: 87

Instagram Photos!!

Rover-Landers now has an Instagram page!

We encourage all Rover-Landers members to post their adventure pictures to Instagram.
Your Instagram pictures tagged with #roverlandersofbc and #roverlanders will be displayed on our club website at:

Rover-Landers Instagram Pics
by bsa_m21
Sun Feb 03, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: Club Announcements
Topic: Photo Gallery
Replies: 1
Views: 157

Photo Gallery

The Rover-Landers club Photo Gallery is back online.

Check it out at: Rover-Landers Photo Gallery
by bsa_m21
Sun Feb 03, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.
Replies: 208
Views: 21613

Re: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.

Re exhaust pipe wrap. If you plan on running in wet weather or through ponds/mud holes, make sure you run the vehicle for a while afterwards to fully dry out the wrap as it holds water and will drastically increase rust over time. Most people only use it in enclosed areas or the header pipes. The fu...
by bsa_m21
Fri Feb 01, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Series 1 107" 5 dr.
Replies: 5
Views: 206

Re: Series 1 107" 5 dr.

Ouch! I think the word "might" is a bit of an understatement. Unfortunately 107" frames are not the most common spare found. This firm has a number of rebuild replacement sections. Shipping from the UK can be a bit pricey though. http://www.pegasusparts.co.uk/ourshop_90073/cat_900173-1954-to-1958-La...
by bsa_m21
Tue Jan 29, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: The king of Sahara
Replies: 1
Views: 121

The king of Sahara

Look where old Land Rovers and Santanas end up....

https://jalopnik.com/land-rover-and-mer ... 1831555271
by bsa_m21
Tue Jan 29, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: This day in auto history
Replies: 1
Views: 82

This day in auto history

January 29, 1886 - The automobile is patented

https://www.automotivehistory.org/singl ... s-patented
by bsa_m21
Sun Jan 27, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Rover V8 engine 2 blocks
Replies: 4
Views: 180

Re: Rover V8 engine 2 blocks

Any history on them? When did they last run? Do they have compression?

Thanks.
by bsa_m21
Tue Jan 22, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Moved: Rover Nights
Replies: 0
Views: 102

Moved: Rover Nights

This topic has been moved to a new Rover Nights forum in the Rover-Landers - Club Members only section. If you wish to be part of the Rover Nights gatherings where like minded owners get together and technical knowledge is shared, we encourage you to join the Rover-Landers of BC club, in addition t...
by bsa_m21
Tue Jan 22, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Series 1 parts needed
Replies: 6
Views: 201

Re: Series 1 parts needed

Re: replacement engine - given the red paint on the exhaust pipe and hoses, I'd venture a guess that someone just spray painted it. IF it was one of the Belgian engines, there wouldn't be over spray onto all the other bits that wouldn't have come with it. Also, on the engine pic you can see areas th...
by bsa_m21
Mon Jan 21, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Series 1 parts needed
Replies: 6
Views: 201

Re: Series 1 parts needed

Original master cylinders are very $$ and had to find over here. You can get yours rebuilt but they usually need to be sleeved (e.g. pitted bore) and that is also expensive. Or, you can go non-original and buy a Wilwood MC to replace it. Simple conversion, hidden and works perfectly. I have one in m...
by bsa_m21
Mon Jan 21, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Cleaning Out Cross Member
Replies: 1
Views: 87

Cleaning Out Cross Member

Hi all, I've just finished rebuilding the tranny in my 80". I also cleaned all the crud out of the tranny x-member, easy to do as it is open at each end. However, so far I have not been able to clean out the engine x-member (under the bell housing). It has 60 odd years of rock hard crud almost compl...
by bsa_m21
Mon Jan 21, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: What was Prince Phillip driving?
Replies: 2
Views: 132

Re: What was Prince Phillip driving?

LR2 in the pics
by bsa_m21
Sun Jan 20, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Series 1 pulled out of the bush
Replies: 12
Views: 374

Re: Old truck

Yah, LH Drive. I'll blame it on my new glasses. :oops:
Actually I saw the UK style reg on the front fender and just assumed......
M.