If you have to ask, take it to a garage.
MOST LIKLY YOUR THERMOSTAT NEEDS CHANGING.
multiples of 12 are 12,24,36,48,60,72,84,96,108,120,132,144,156,168,and180
Does your rover 214 have a k series engine if it does it could be a problem with your head gasket
An alternator for a Rover 214 can be ordered from the dealer or from a local auto parts store. In addition, an alternator can be found at a junk yard.
the rover model is early rover 200 series ie, 214, 216.
Where the engine meets the gearbox there is a large metal water pipe on top with a bleed screw on it, under distributor. Follow that pipe right round the back of the engine and it will join onto the stat housing with 3 little bolts
I had this problem. I solved it taking the car to my local scrap dealer and buying a bus pass with the £30 he give me
my rover 214 sli is very hard to start from cold once its going its no problem i took the filter cover off poured a little petrol into the carb and away she goes?
got a tape measure??????????????????
look at the underneath of the oil filter, you will see the single wire going into the oil pump just next to the crank pulley www.freewebs.com/hometek
To change a power steering belt on a Rover 214, unbolt the power steering pump and pry the belt off the pulley. Replace with another steering belt and reinstall the steering pump.
The main fuse is in the engine bay fuse box located near the battery. It is the largest rated fuse, usually 60 amp or 80 amp.
the crankshaft sensor lokited ner the flaywil bihind the transmisin
Jeopardy - 1984 10-214 was released on: USA: 30 June 1994
its near the battery and it is a black box with 2 wiring plugs underneath it.
it means there is a fault with your airbag system,
check out wiringdiagrams21.com for arover 214 itis 4 or 17
try the left hand side under the bonnet at the front
For the 214 i removed the whole airfilter box... disconnected the switch..Just incase anyone wondered.. its right below the air filter box.. ontop of the gear boxthe 214 reverse switch is 22mm hex size.
Oh those are really good fun rear of the engine is a black pipe approx 2" diameter where this pipe fits to the water pump is where you will find it I wish you the best of luck as these are hard to get to don't forget to bleed the system after you have changed the stat
1 is ok/next and use scan to change number
Behind a plastic panel below and to the right of the steering wheel and above the accelerator pedal.