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MG YT Factory Production Records ~ recreated
(337kb) A PDF file by David Pelham (updated 1
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
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.
Additional details of
the 3,200th car on our Register were received today and it is pleasing to advise
that this car is yet another previously unknown survivor!
26 September 2013
Jerry Birkbeck has in a pictures for Ys at Weddings and Anil Koshti has sent in pictures too for our
Start them Young page. Thank you both of you.
We are also pleased to announce that today we had of our 3,200th car for the Database and hope to get some more details on the car soon.
22 September 2013
More details and photographs have been added to the Interesting Ys concerning the
Zagato bodied MG Y.
21 September 2013
Anil Koshti has sent in a picture of his YT being used
at a wedding.
17 September 2013
Today, please welcome Mr and Mrs Parker with
Ys on Parade.
16 September 2013
I recently acquired a photograph of another
Lost Y. As usual, if anyone out there knows anything about this car, please let us know.
15 September 2013
Reprinted Article has been added and is from MG Enthusiast June 2012 and is entitles "Part of the Family".
13 September 2013
Today, please welcome Palle Moeldrup with
Ys on Parade.
9 September 2013
We have added another
Lost Y to our Where is my Y now page. If you know
anything about the car, please contact us to let us know.
2 September 2013
Mick Bath has kindly submitted a copy of the Special Tuning for the XPAG engine. Although the cover specifies that this is for the engine as fitted to the MG Midget TB and TC, there are significant similarities between it and the engines as fitted to the Series Y. This has been added to the
Technical Data page.
1 September 2013
As the summer season in the Northern Hemisphere now draws to a close, the season down under is about to get underway! Time flies!
Frank Russell has updated his picture and text for
Y/1336 , as also has Alex MacColl with
Picture of the Month. is from Tony Slattery, Queensland, Australia.
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