Rover Car Problems & Fixes

Rover owner problems and repairs

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The Latest Rover Problems
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Heater blower not working on any setting

Help. Just had new engine and guts in my mgzr, problem now no heating on any setting, just warm air when driving.checked fuses all ok, have an old rover 200 foe spares can I use the heater motor from ...

2003 Rover 25 1.4 manual mgzr
Posted: Jan 10, 2013
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Coolant needs refillling - thanks

Thanks guys to you all who just replied. I will ask the garage for a block test (whatever that may be!!!) Also should I ask for head gasket to be replaced or 'shaved' (I heard that term used on anot...

2002 Rover 45
Posted: Jan 7, 2013
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Coolant needs refilling

Temperature gauge goes up. Coolant needs filling up - not consistent though, sometimes empty really quickly, sometimes lasts for long time. Hose pressure checked and no problem found. Garage says m...

2002 Rover 45 1.4 manual impression
Posted: Jan 7, 2013
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DashBoard bulbs

Where can I buy replacement bulbs for the dashboard 14v 1.4W/T5 and 14v 3.4w/t10

2003 Rover 45 TD Facelift
Posted: Jan 2, 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.relese.the.bleeding.nipple.got.back.to.the.car.drove.for.3mins.and.it.locked.up.agai...

2000 Rover 200
Posted: Jan 2, 2013
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Engine mangement light

i was driving back from wales earlyer on and the engine light was flahing on and off what does that mean can anyone help thanks

2003 Rover 25 1.4 16v
Posted: Dec 27, 2012
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Clutch Problem

I have suddenly developed a problem where I cannot select gears. For a while the clutch pedal has been gripping at full push. Right now at full depression the gears cannot be selected ... by holding t...

2002 Rover 75 2.0CDT 120,000 miles
Posted: Dec 26, 2012
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When driving car seems to lose power

when driving my car it starts to lose power and starts smelling what could it be

2003 Rover 75 1.8 club
Posted: Dec 24, 2012
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Fuel problem

had the car serviced ,there no smell of petrol or leaks but only getting about 100 or so miles to full tank 1.4

2005 Rover CityRover
Posted: Dec 23, 2012
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Trip stays illuminated when ignition switched off and on board message centre not working

hi, have just noticed the trip stays illuminated when switched off and key removed. also, the on board message centre and trip computer have stopped working i.e no display at all. can you offer any ad...

2005 Rover 75 1.8 turbo auto
Posted: Dec 20, 2012
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Fuel consumption

it eating the petrol i get just over 100 miles to full tank had it serviced and clutch fine plus no leak

2005 Rover CityRover 1.4
Posted: Dec 19, 2012
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Power steering fluid loss

I noticed a few weeks ago my power steering fluid was low so topped it up but as soon as I fired the engine up the fluid in the reservoir bubbled back out of the top and the steering whines when turne...

2000 Rover 400
Posted: Dec 17, 2012
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Injection Pump

I was driving my car on monday, when I suddenly lost all power. The car wouldn't kick in from turning the ignition. The agrage has subsequently told me that the fuel injection pump has gone. They said...

1999 Rover 45
Posted: Dec 5, 2012
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Immobiliser problem???

Ive not driven my car for a few months due to tax running out, but im going to tax it soon so got in to see if it would start (half expected battery to be flat) but its not, my problem is when i put m...

2003 Rover 25 1.4 petrol
Posted: Nov 26, 2012
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Loosing water

The plastic overflow tank needs to be topped up with about 1.5 pints of water after approx.20mls. I cannot establish where the water is going.No indication of droplets on oil dipstick and no water blo...

2003 Rover 45 Impression
Posted: Nov 26, 2012
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Loosing power after 3000 RPM

Hello, have problem with my rover 25, in each gear its working fine, there is a good power, but its good till about 3000rpm, then engine gets noisy and it feels like that car gonna dress out. Problem ...

2002 Rover 25 1.4
Posted: Nov 24, 2012
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Central locking

my central locking has stopped working on both key fobs and only lock manually door by door but still need the fob too start the car as it still uses the immobilizer. plus intermitten wipers have also...

2004 Rover 25 1.4 man
Posted: Nov 10, 2012
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Blinkers fram

how do I put back the front blinker glass on my rover75???

1999 Rover 8 75
Posted: Oct 31, 2012
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Engine light flashing

a while ago the engine management light came on flashing then stayed on all the time took the car t garage did diagnostics test was told it was a misfire got coil replaced and ran well for a good mont...

2004 Rover 25 1.4 16v impressions
Posted: Oct 22, 2012
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