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MG YT Factory Production Records ~ recreated

 (1.8mb)  A PDF file by David Pelham (updated 10 October 2018).

 

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 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.

 

Original brochure
MG Y Type Screensaver

(2.7 MB).

 

YT brochure
MG YT Screensaver

(3.12mb)

 

Let there be Ys
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

A PDF file by Neil Cairns - Version 9.0. (1.3mb)

 

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.

 

Service tools for use in the MG Series Y

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20 August 2013

Peter Vielvoye has sent in details of the 2014 Y Tour of Wales that he is organising. Details have been added to the Events page.

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19 August 2013

Karel Vermeer has sent in a new Collectible - a postcard from Prestbury!

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18 August 2013

Today, please welcome Keith Price with YB 0620 to Ys on Parade.

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16 August 2013

The mystery of the car featured on the Picture of the Month, August 2010 has now been solved!! Today, please welcome Bernard Guiho with Y 3459 to Ys on Parade.

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15 August 2013

The mid-month Reprinted Article has been uploaded and comes from Safety Fast magazine for May 2012 and is entitled "Me and My MG".

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13 August 2013

Today, please welcome Brian O'Brien, the new owner of YB 1066 to Ys on Parade.

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12 August 2013

Today, please welcome Dougald Ballardie with Y 2827 to Ys on Parade.

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11 August 2013

Chris Pick has updated both the story and picture to his entry in Ys on Parade for Y 6641.

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1 August 2013

The Picture of the Month comes from Jim Dougherty, New Orleans.

 To make up for not releasing a Reprinted Article last month, we will have two in August. The first is from North American Classic MG, Issue 48 in 2012.

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