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Rough Idle

Car Idle is very rough, gets worse as the engine warms up. Seems to run fine when driving,though it feels sluggish and d...

1998 Rover 200 220 Turbo Diesel
Posted: Nov 21, 2013
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Engine Hunting/Misfire at Idle

At idle the engine seems to be hunting for the correct RPM and jumps up and down on the rev counter, this was a minor pr...

1998 Rover 200 220 Turbo Diesel
Posted: Oct 28, 2013
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Cold starting problem

My 1998 Rover 220 diesel has become very difficult to start from cold. It has been getting progressively worse and is n...

1998 Rover 200 220 diesel
Posted: Feb 23, 2013
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Internal light does not come on

hi i have just bought an old rover 200 1.4 1999 it has 12 months mot however the lighter does not work on it not all o...

1999 Rover 200 1.4
Posted: Feb 12, 2013
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Cold start

my rover 200 1.4si has cold start problem, keeps turning over trying to fire up but wont when it does start it runs a ti...

1999 Rover 200 1.4 si
Posted: Feb 8, 2013
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Brakes.locking

i.reversed.out.of.a.parking.lot.put.the.car.in.drive.and.the.brakes.locked.up.on.me.i.came.out.went.to.the.back.and.rele...

2000 Rover 200
Posted: Jan 2, 2013
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Jerking/Coughing through the gears

I have a Rover 200 1.6 Manual 1999. Few months ago i noticed it was missing/jerking/coughing slightly through the gears ...

1999 Rover 200 1.6 Manual
Posted: Jun 11, 2012
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Battery drain

my rover 200 has a problem that seams to drain the battery flat overnight. i have had the starter and the alternator che...

1999 Rover 200 1.4 ie
Posted: Apr 18, 2012
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Revs high even in neutral

my car revs high when i put my foot on the clutch and release , this even happens in neutral and also the car speeds up ...

1999 Rover 200 1.6 manual
Posted: Nov 27, 2011
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Anti freeze/bleed radiator

how exactly do i bleed the radiator after i drain it andrefill with anti freeze?? how long should it take?? i know litt...

1997 Rover 200
Posted: Oct 13, 2011
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Loss of power

lossing power when trying to adccelerate.rev but no power.av just ad back box fitted.ad prob with ecu wen first got car...

1998 Rover 200 1.1
Posted: Sep 6, 2011
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Leak through switch on Auto Transmission

My car has a CVT automatic transmission and on the kerbside of the gearbox, next to the driveshaft, there is a switch, t...

1998 Rover 200 216Gsi Automatic (CVT)
Posted: Aug 27, 2011
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Central locking not working

car will not lock nor open with flob. Can access car manually although when driving locks are continually clicking. B...

1998 Rover 200 1.4
Posted: Apr 11, 2011
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I need help fast!!!please help

i'm from italy (Rome)...and i have a rover 96"...my alarm dosen't work....and for that my car dosen't start...when i put...

1996 Rover 200 1.6 16v
Posted: Mar 15, 2011
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Radiator water boilling, not circulating, overheating loosing water

on start up tempreture goes to normal then water in radiator starts to boil blew hole in hose, then blew holes in radi...

1998 Rover 200 sli 1.6 auto
Posted: Jan 20, 2011
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Wipers

wipers only seem to work when you move the wiper stork

2000 Rover 200
Posted: Nov 29, 2010
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Heating not working

my heating does not get warm. the blowers work, the vents are clear but no heat comes through!!!

1998 Rover 200 1.6i
Posted: Nov 16, 2010
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No turbo and engine management light

Car was parked up last night working fine, started it this morning, the turbo is not working and the engine management l...

1996 Rover 200 2.0 tdi
Posted: Nov 16, 2010
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No turbo and engine management light

Car was parked up last night working fine, started it this morning, the turbo is not working and the engine management l...

1996 Rover 200 2.0 tdi
Posted: Nov 16, 2010
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Engine stalls please help

please help my car hasnt been drove for 6 months so i had to recharge battery when i did turn it over it would sometimes...

1998 Rover 200
Posted: Oct 18, 2010
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