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Battery drained

new battery in last 3 months...jump leads on power there...engine making no effort to turn over...thinking starter motor...

2006 Rover 45 1,6
Posted: Mar 27, 2021
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Drivetrain rattle

loud rattling at idle which stops as revs pick up. Now an additional scraping noise as drive is selected and all this af...

2005 Rover 45 1.6 auto
Posted: Aug 10, 2020
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Immobilizer alarm and srs light

when i unlock the car and do not insert the key right away the immobilizer light on the dash comes on and it beeps also ...

2000 Rover 45 1.6 manual petrol
Posted: Feb 27, 2017
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Starting problems

I have been driving the car all day with no problem until i wanted to go out this afternoon when i tried to start i had ...

2000 Rover 45 1.6 manual petrol
Posted: Feb 27, 2017
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Cutting out

car is cutting out when cold but runs great when engine heats up cylinder head skimmed new gaskits belts pumps and every...

2003 Rover 45 1.4
Posted: Dec 26, 2016
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Engine won't kick in unless a/c is turned on

Engine does run fairly hot . after a good 40 min of motorway +10 mins town driving, neither of the engine fans kick in ....

2002 Rover 45 2.0 tdi conniseur
Posted: Jun 22, 2016
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No internal heaters

All the indication lights are showing that the heaters are working but there is no hot or cold air flowing through the c...

2003 Rover 45 1.6
Posted: Aug 1, 2015
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My car will not blow cold air

hi my rover 45 wont blow cold air no matter what way I turn the dial just hot, what parts do I need to replace or is th...

2003 Rover 45 1.4
Posted: Jun 29, 2015
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Fails to start

Car has not been used for a couple of weeks, now will not start. Engine turns over but i think the immobiliser still on...

2005 Rover 45 1.4 Classic manual
Posted: Mar 1, 2015
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Nearside upper ball joint upper arm sus

Im a bit of a doer,,this ball joint is in upper arm suspension which im replacing,,,the whole thing,,,is it easy ,,i ha...

2004 Rover 45 1.4
Posted: Feb 28, 2015
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Engine cuts out electric

Just put new battery in car thinking it will solve prob I got no battery light but after a few miles abs comes on then a...

2000 Rover 45
Posted: Jan 11, 2015
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Regular and constant beeping.

whether the car is locked or unlocked these is a regular single beep that appears to be generated through the cars speak...

2005 Rover 45 2.0td gsi
Posted: Aug 10, 2014
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Temp gauge ref 16396

You have kindly given 2 repkies to this problem ref 15396 - but I cannot access the answers on this computer - having tr...

2001 Rover 45 1800
Posted: Feb 15, 2014
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Temperature gauge gone mad

Dec 23rd I lost alot of water through rat bitten rad.hoses(incl.main top hose) had replaced and since then for the 1st t...

2001 Rover 45 1.8 manual
Posted: Feb 11, 2014
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Power loss

Car loses power up hills, have to change down gears,turbo seems to spool up ok,could this be an engine management proble...

2001 Rover 45 2.0 turbo diesel
Posted: Nov 23, 2013
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Car not pulling enough

Hi, I have a rover 45 Connoisseur. Main issue is when on first gear, even my foot is off the clutch fully I have to ram ...

2000 Rover 45 1.8 manual
Posted: Oct 30, 2013
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Drinking water

I had my head gasket, skimmed, flushed and oil changed along with timing belt yesterday I just drove over 100 miles when...

2005 Rover 45 1.6 petrol
Posted: Apr 11, 2013
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Lights flicker when applying footbrake and abs light comes on and engine nearly stops

driving at night apply footbrake and lights flicker.when put onto main beam abs light comes on and engine nearly cuts ou...

2000 Rover 45
Posted: Mar 27, 2013
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Speedo transducer not working.

Speedo transducer not working, got water. Need change it? If need, where do I find it?

2002 Rover 45 1.6 16V
Posted: Mar 12, 2013
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Intermitantly engine reving

Intermitantly the engine keeps reving and runs on when switched off.

2001 Rover 45
Posted: Feb 10, 2013
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