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  • Paul Walbran10 December 2019

    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.

  • James Neel10 December 2019

    Yes, and that tree in the background is like older men, less leaves, less hair.

    Good Show.

    Jim

  • P G Gilvarry10 December 2019

    Get the Ezi-Bleeders, makes bleeding easy, I bought 3 bottles and I have one full one left and part of the second one.

    Peter

  • Christopher Couper10 December 2019

    Great job duplicating the photo's. From looking at the bridge balustrades it looks like you were within mm's of the original position.

  • PJ Jennings10 December 2019

    Great photos Lonnie, so rare to photograph the same owner and car in the same place so many years later! Quite an achevement. PJ

  • George Butz III10 December 2019

    Awesome! Will read article tonight. George

  • Colyn Firth10 December 2019

    If you have drained all of the old oil out DJ, then there will almost none of the old stuff left in there and so I wouldn`t worry.

    Its not as if you have had any catastrophic mechanical failure in the engine which has left metal debris inside.
    It it makes you happier, just run it for a short time and change the oil again.

    I tend to change my engine oil and filter twice a year...

  • LM Cook10 December 2019

    John is a club leader, a friend, and my mentor. It was an honor to photograph him. We caused a few traffic jams on the bridge.

    Here is John and TD1802 in color.

    Lonnie
    TF7211

  • Colyn Firth10 December 2019

    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...

  • Bud Krueger10 December 2019

    Frank, from my Lazarus archives:

    Rocker arm assembly was rebuilt by Rocker Arm Specialist
    Work done 6/19/2003 for $112.25 odometer @ 26839

    Bud

  • MGB ROADSTER LHD 1973

    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

  • 1951 YA FOR SALE

    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...

  • MGF MGF MGF

    URGENTLY WANTED, URGENTLY WANTED
    MGF MGF MGF
    Low mileage/fine examples please.
    WILL VIEW/COLLECT ANYWHERE UK

  • ICE BLUE SAMPLE

    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.

  • Y TYPE SPARES FOR SALE

    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...

  • MG Y /YB/YT DOORSEAL

    99.9 same as original pattern Door seal Quite a few members have already bought this seal and were totally satisfyed.A Y saloon needs 9 Mtrs = 38.25.A YT needs 3 Mtrs = 12.75. All plus carriage

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