Click here to download
MG YT Factory Production Records ~ recreated
(337kb) A PDF file by David Pelham (updated 1
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
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.
for creating a desktop shortcut to the website. You may need both
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.
Luggage straps for the MG Y
Details on the luggage straps that were available as a period
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.
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.
25 December 2013
David Anderson sent in a picture of his YT in use at
23 December 2013
The 2014 Calendar has been uploaded for your pleasure and enjoyment. Please see the side panel for the link.
21 December 2013
Today, please welcome Andreas with
Y 1964 to Ys on Parade. We look forward to finding out more about this interesting Y in the coming months!
20 December 2013
Karl Heinz Borchers has sent in details of
Sommertreff 2014, so check your calendar and book now - you know last year's event was excellent, so now is your chance to participate in the MG Y European event of the year!
15 December 2013
Mid-month Reprinted Article has been loaded. It is entitled "Going the Distance" and is from
MG Enthusiast magazine, September 2012 and is about Andrew Coulson's Y Type.
12 December 2013
Snippet has been added - from On Four Wheels
publication. This was a magazine published in 1976 that built into an
encyclopaedia. I do not know how many issues there were, or if any others
referred to the MG Y - if you know the answer, please drop me a note with which
issue it was in and I will try to locate a copy.
11 December 2013
A video clip from Sommertreff 2013 (also on YouTube) has been added to the
Ys on Film page.
9 December 2013
Today, please welcome Andreas Rindisbacher with
Y/T 2662, and Bill Aufderheide with
Y/T 4735 to Ys on Parade.
7 December 2013
While looking through an old edition of Popular Classics magazine from May 1994 I came across a great
snippet featuring YB 0686!
1 December 2013
It seems hard to believe but here we are again in December and looking at the end of another great
Picture of the Month comes courtesy of Y/T 4914 and the Johnson Foundation.
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