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2015 Calendar

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Register your MG Y Type with us -

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MG YT Factory Production Records ~ recreated

 (337kb)  A PDF file by David Pelham (updated 1 June 2012).

 

Fractions to Decimals to Millimetres

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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

 

Downloadables

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

by FIVA

 

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

(2.7 MB).

 

MG YT Screensaver

(3.12mb)

 


Let there be Ys Screensaver

(11.16mb)

 

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

 (289kb) A PDF file by Neil Cairns.

 

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.

Miscellany

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.

24 August 2016

The MG Car Club of the UK has sent over the MG Car Club Y Type Register notes for June 2016.

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22 August 2016

Russell Clough has added his Y Type Racing Special to the Interesting Ys page.

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19 August 2016

Today please welcome John Scollard with YB 0761 to Ys on Parade.

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15 August 2016

Today please welcome Juan Larumbe Beascohechea from Venezuela with Y/T 2625 to Ys on Parade.

Also, the mid-month Reprinted Article has been uploaded too. It is the second of two articles from >Motoring magazine, June 1950.

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9 August 2016

Karl Heinz Borches has supplied a report on Sommertreff 2016 for those of us who could not be there.

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8 August 2016

Today, please welcome Loco Classic Car Parts to Ys on Parade with Y 5458.

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1 August 2016

Another MG Y coupe conversion has been added to the Interesting Ys page.

Allan Dinsdale provides us with this month's Picture of the Month.

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