Register your MG Y Type with us -
MG YT Factory Production Records ~ recreated
(1.4mb) A PDF file by David Pelham (updated 3 August 2018).
Fractions to Decimals to Millimetres
Click here to download
UK Licence plates
A document reproduced here by kind permission of the Chiltern Vehicle Preservation Group
Parts Cross Reference pages
Look up modern supplier part numbers for your MG Y Type Parts needs
MG Service Department Service Sheet Amendments
The XPAG Cooling System
by Gene Gillam
The Alternate Parts List
by John Lawson. This is a very useful cross reference on many Y/YT and YB parts and lists other cars that had the same parts.
Guide for Users of Historic Vehicles
Safety Fast Newsletters
A full back catalogue of Newsletters scanned from Safety Fast, from the first in 1992, to date.
The MG Y Type Buyer's Guide
A miscellany of resources and articles to help you decide on how to buy and what to look for.
MG Y Type Screensaver
MG YT Screensaver
Let there be Ys Screensaver
5 Speed YB Conversion
(241kb) A PDF by Tony Vernall.
MG Icon and instructions
for creating a desktop shortcut to the website. You may need both files.
MG Engine History
A PDF file by Neil Cairns - Version 9.0. (1.3mb)
MG Y Ledgers
(310kb) A PDF file with an introduction by Neil Cairns of guarantee plates, chassis numbers and engine numbers, where this information is known.
Post War M.G. Saloon cars 1947 - 1999
(4.5mb including colour pictures) by Neil Cairns.
Luggage straps for the MG Y
Details on the luggage straps that were available as a period optional extra.
Stories from the Rear view mirror
Historical research on individual cars by their owners.
Models of the MG Y Type
Details of models of the MG Y Type.
Historical Timeline of Y history events and contemporary world news.
Sister Cars to the MG Y Type
by Neil Cairns
The MG Y Type Tool Kit
by Jeremy Havard.
Terry Ciantar's original tool kit Photographs by Terry Ciantar.
Service tools for use in the MG Series Y
29 October 2016
Today, please welcome Geoff Lloyd as the new owner of YT 4167 to Ys on Parade.
26 October 2016
While watching an episode of Miss Marple I noticed an MG Y in one scene! A new still picture has been added.
21 October 2016
Today, please welcome Michael Nestell from Michigan, USA as the new owner of YT 3153 to Ys on Parade.
This month must be the month for updating the Collectibles page! Although it has been available for some time, I have just bought my Green Lansdowne MG Y and so have updated the Models section. The Black LDM 28 was discontinued in January 2013 in favor of a Green coloured LDM 28A.
20 October 2016
Robert Taylor sent me a physical card of his YB 0640 for the Collectibles page.
19 October 2016
Two new items have been added to the Collectibles page. Member David Mullen kindly recently sent me a copy of this picture and it is wonderful - thank you David. A new postcard was added too.
Also, a new photograph has been added to Where is my Y now? page.
18 October 2016
YZ Publications are pleased to announce a new product is now available . This can be purchased for $80.00US through our Secure Server. See Turn Signal Control Ring for details.
17 October 2016
Jerry Birckbeck has updated the photograph and text for his YT 4372 in Ys on Parade. And he has also sent in a photograph of a painting he had commissioned too!
16 October 2016
A new car has been added to Where is my Y now?. Have you any details on MG Y registered as LNE 36 please?
15 October 2016
Today, please welcome Peter Sprot, the new owner of Y 6641, and Leslie and Penny Barnett, the new owners of YB 0838 to Ys on Parade.
The mid-month Reprinted Article has been added to the site. It is the English Translation of the Auto Epoca article from last month!
Also added today is a video on our Ys on Film and other media page. Dont forget, with the Videos on that page, you can watch them in FULL SCREEN mode by clicking on the button.
3 October 2016
Staying in the US for Picture of the Month this month which is provided by Butch Taras, and dates back to 1982 ... with 11 Ys and Y/Ts lined up.
Archive of previous News pages
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