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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.

15 February 2016

The Mid-month Reprinted Article has been added, and comes from Road and Track magazine, December 1949.

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12 February 2016

David Mullen spotted this video on YouTube of a 1952 MG YB brought to you by Beverley Hills Car Club.

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6 February 2016

A new YouTube video has been found on the MG Cars Channel on MG Y Types. While it still has some of the older facts that are now a little dated and incorrect concerning production numbers it is, nonetheless a great video. Enjoy it!

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5 February 2016

Today, please welcome Karl Kipfer with YT 4068 to Ys on Parade. Karl's entry is the 600th entry to Ys on Parade!

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3 February 2016

Shaun Dale sent in details of his Father's MG Y at a wedding and has also asked for your help in locating this car on Where is my old Y now?. A bag of rally plaques and a copy of the DVD when the car was on BBC Regional news awaits its current owner!

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1 February 2016

Carsten Deuster provides our Picture of the Month featuring his Y 4155.

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