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Old 13-09-2010, 18:02   #1 (permalink)
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Gearbox type?

Ive bought a gearbox from a car of the same year on Ebay

52 plate

they are asking if its a ford type of rover type gearbox I need does anyone know?

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r65 you'll need and iirc it would be the rover one
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r65 you'll need
do I tell them Rover Type or Ford type?

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Im pretty sure it is that one.
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Rover R65, Ford IB5 was used on the later ZRs.
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Rover R65, Ford IB5 was used on the later ZRs.
ok thanks thats what I thought

the car its coming off is the same age as mine anyway so it should be all good
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ok now they are saying my car is a turnover year and they need to know if mine is the same as theirs and they say theirs is an RG16 and have included a photo:

is this the R65 box?

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Turn over year is 53 plate not 52, my ZR is on the change over and has the later IB5 Ford box.

Looks like a R65 to me.

And WTF is an RG16? you get a R65, IB5 and a PG1 iirc.
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Wonder what will be in my car as mine is a 53 plate
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