Thanks for the comments, which generally echo what's been rattling around in my head on this. But the owner has specified a servo in the rebuild so we have to do it. Yes, well aware of how the mounting angles affect bleeding having struggled to bleed a wrong one! BTW the car is European spec rather than US.
I had never even thought of fitting a warning light to my electric fans Gary and your post has made me wonder why that is.
Thinking about it, I have been running with twin electric fans on my radiator (and no engine driven fan) for quite a few years now, and when they switch on, I can definitely hear them run.
So maybe when my "earsight" :^) fails a little more, I will have to think a...
Chrome bumper , LHD , CAR HAS BEEN REPAINTED ,NEW TYRES, NEW EXHAUST, 2 new floors, new interior trim and carpets , hood slightly damaged, carbs overhauled , car on UK reg with V5 , car located in Belgium near Brussels , asking 9900 GBP ono
UMG-315. Imported to Canada in 2006. Right hand drive. Halogen headlights. New braking system. Heater. Boyce Motometer. Original owner & technical manuals. 11,200 miles since 1996 restoration (possibly less than 22,000 miles in total). Valued at $18,000 US but asking $12,000 US. Very good condition overall. Many photos & other info here: https://sites.google.com/view/1951mg-ya/ Gilles B...
Have original MGA tonneau cover in Ice Blue that I can get some good non faded sample peices from the underside for anyone interested. Aprox 1" X 2" peice for $17US including mailing cost domestic, or international.
I have recently had a garage tidy-up and found a number of new and used Y Type parts that I no longer need as I sold my YB last year after 9 years of ownership. I am open to offers for any or all of the following parts:
Lucas contact set 407050, new old stock
Starter motor brush set Commercial Ignition replacing Lucas 255659, new old stock
Lucas rotor arm, probably unused new old stock...