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by arrian
Mon Apr 06, 2015 8:39 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Anti run-on valve
Replies: 2
Views: 5786

Re: Anti run-on valve

Hi, I've seen the same valve on a Rover 220. It was part of the emissions control (charcoal canister I think). I'm sure Rover would have used it on other cars too.
by arrian
Tue Mar 17, 2015 8:04 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Instrument panel. Waiting for delivery
Replies: 2
Views: 5484

Re: Instrument panel. Waiting for delivery

Lucky you! I won't ask how much it cost! Are the factory dashboards made of plastic or are they steel?
by arrian
Sat Feb 21, 2015 8:06 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: ERA tie
Replies: 2
Views: 5439

Re: ERA tie

Another nice find!
by arrian
Wed Mar 12, 2014 7:12 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Found my ERA (
Replies: 60
Views: 59880

Re: Found my ERA (

Wow you found quite a cache of spare parts. I couldn't tell which hole you blocked off, was it the part throttle lean-off tube on the top of the carb? I have seen those anti-run on valves used on other rover cars, I think they were part of the emissions system as my friends rover 220 turbo had one c...
by arrian
Sun Mar 09, 2014 8:41 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: close encounter with a goose
Replies: 5
Views: 10822

Re: close encounter with a goose

Ouch! I bet that gave you a fright. I guess it was lucky it hit something that you can replace and lucky you didn't get a goose in the face.
by arrian
Wed Feb 05, 2014 9:03 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: how much oil consumption is normal
Replies: 1
Views: 4162

Re: how much oil consumption is normal

My era is hibernating in the shed so I can't comment on it's oil consumption as I haven't driven it much, but I don't remember my other mini using that much oil although 1 liter per 1500 miles doesn't sound that bad. As long as there isn't much visible smoke (a bit on startup maybe from oil sitting ...
by arrian
Mon Dec 02, 2013 8:50 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: First car wash.
Replies: 3
Views: 8276

Re: First car wash.

Looks great
by arrian
Wed Nov 27, 2013 9:25 am
Forum: eBay lookout etc
Topic: eBay ERA front seat
Replies: 7
Views: 11826

Re: eBay ERA front seat

Wow that's cheap shipping to HK, I thought it would have been a lot more.
by arrian
Sat Nov 23, 2013 1:45 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Found my ERA (
Replies: 60
Views: 59880

Re: Found my ERA (

Wow they look great.
by arrian
Sat Nov 23, 2013 1:42 am
Forum: eBay lookout etc
Topic: eBay ERA front seat
Replies: 7
Views: 11826

Re: eBay ERA front seat

Oops, but then a brand new set of seats would be nice. How much was the shipping to your part of the world?