[ROVERNET - UK] gear change w/roll pin

fjcumberland at sc.rr.com fjcumberland at sc.rr.com
Mon Oct 4 19:10:08 BST 2004

Hi Eric,

Yes, my car does have the Series 2 shifter.  I'll check the plastic sleeve, and am extremely relieved to hear that I may not have to fool w/that roll pin.



----- Original Message -----
From: Eric Russell <p6rovers at yahoo.com>
Date: Sunday, October 3, 2004 11:35 pm
Subject: Re: [ROVERNET - UK] gear change w/roll pin

> Jim,
> I was wondering if you also had the Series 2 aluminum
> gearbox extension to match the change rod with roll
> pin.
> Thanks to a friend in the UK, I retro fitted my
> gearbox with the later system.  The finger which sits
> in the gear change rods is not adjustable on my car. 
> The location is determined by the gearshift on the
> tunnel and a non-worn black plastic locator which you
> pull up to select reverse.  The bottom of this plastic
> sleeve has to be in good condition so that first is
> selected by moving the shifter forward and the plastic
> lump glides along the aluminum housing (that's 1st and
> 2nd).When you select 3rd and 4th, the plastic locator
> is moved away from the shifter housing.  The beauty is
> that I don't have to fiddle around with the selector
> through the hole in the tunnel.
> Summary:  check the black plastic "Sleeve for gear
> lever reverse stop" # 540685
> Eric
> =====
> Webmaster & Magazine Editor:
> The Rover Car Club of Canada -  www.roverclub.ca
> _______________________________
> Do you Yahoo!?
> Declare Yourself - Register online to vote today!
> http://vote.yahoo.com
> _______________________________________________
> rovernet mailing list
> rovernet at lyris.ccdata.com
> To unsubscribe, go to this web page, look near the bottom and 
> follow instructions:
> http://mailman.nipltd.com/mailman/listinfo/rovernet

More information about the rovernet mailing list