Gearbox

Rover V8 Trigger Wheel – Megasquirt

A Megasquirt ECU requires a 36-1 trigger input. Many people fit a trigger wheel to the front pulley, however I wanted to use one similar to a Range Rover P38 automatic flex-plate or a 4.0 Discovery Manual flywheel.

Rover V8 to MT75 Gearbox adaptor

Rover V8 to MT75 gearbox conversions are not easy, but this how to article shows how involved it is. TIG welding two gearbox halves together using as custom jig

Rover V8 Sierra Clutch

Fitting a Rover V8 to a Sierra 4x4 Cosworth gearbox, hasn't been easy. but finding a suitable clutch was very easy in the form of a Ford Transit.

Rover V8 Short Water Pump

For a Rover V8 short water pump you have two options, the P6 or the later Serpentine 3.9 Land Rover item. You can shave nearly 50mm from the length of the Rover V8.

MT75 Clutch Upgrade

An Mt75 4x4 gearbox has an integral bellhousing. Mating to a Rover V8 will require the removal of the standard bellhousing and replacement by an LT77 removable item