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Request for group feedback...

March 3, 2010, 10:29 am

My name is Edd Hartley and I am a UK based professional photographer who specialises in vehicle and automotive photography. I am working on a project to offer professional car photography to member... Read more »

Tickets are illegal at Kynaston Road EN2

February 15, 2010, 9:11 am

Tickets are illegal at Kynaston Road EN2 The signs are obstacted by trees and the lines are broken. If you get a ticket on that road, you know what to do. Read more »

No more MG enthusiasts??

July 9, 2009, 1:49 pm

Are MG enthusiasts extinct here? This group sucketh ye big one, and seems to be more concerned with flogging Chinese knockoff watches etc. than actually dealing with anything of interest to we... Read more »

experience with 123 distributors?

June 18, 2009, 6:04 pm

Does anyone here have any experience with the 123 distributors for MGBs? KH Read more »

classic vehicle event

May 31, 2009, 4:42 pm

classic cars, motorcycles, lorries and coaches on show on 20th June 2009 at Shareshill, Staffordshire, 1 mile from M6 junction 11, 1 miles from M54 junction 1. For more details visit www.shares.f9... Read more »

1979 MG Midget for sale

February 28, 2009, 8:27 pm

Midget 1976 rubber bumper model, good engine and box etc, body solid but needs a bit off tlc. 800 ono or swap for something tax exempt. Read more »

advice needed on replacing rear leaf springs - mgb gt (74)

November 3, 2008, 9:45 pm

Hi all, I have a 74 mgb gt - last of the chrome bumbers. I'm replacing leaf springs cos I don't think they're gonna make it through the next mot and I figure I can spruce up that area of the undersid... Read more »

30th MGA Built

October 31, 2008, 7:02 am

I wanted to let the group know that the 30th MGA ever built in the world is up for auction in the it is: Read more »

1962 midget wiring

October 12, 2008, 2:33 am

i have a 1962 midget, i want to change it from positive to negative ground, is there anything special i need to know or do i just change the battery leads around? Read more »


August 28, 2008, 2:17 am

They regularly post lists of cool things. The link here is for most beautiful Land Speed Record vehicles. The MG EX-181 is actually listed twice. It would be nice to see it with more than the total o... Read more »

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How do you remove an MGB stearing wheel? rating: 5

I am replacing the horn /high beam/ turn signal lever on my 1978 MGB. I cant seem to get the stearing wheel off the column. I have already bought a new stearing wheel in case I damage this one but it... Read more »

Rev Counter blues on MGB rating: 5

Hello all, I have just replaced my Distributor with a 123 electronic ignition and as soon as i turn the key, the rev counter jumps up to 7000rpm, as I drive the car slowly the rev counter starts to r... Read more »

MGB idle oil pressure too high? rating: 5

I just put a new (alloy) head on my '74 B after discovering a crack in the old one. I also replaced the oil (20W50, same as before) and filter (Fram 16: I tossed the old one and can't remember what ... Read more »

MG Midget Fuel System rating: 5

I recently acquired a 1970 Midget 1275 GAN5 UA 80136 G. Garaged and not run since 1991. First order of business was to drop fuel tank, blow out lines, check floats and needle valves. Rubber fuel lin... Read more »

How tight to do up the wheel bearing nut? rating: 5

Hi, I am just putting the wheel bearing back together on my MG B GT. How tight do I do up the castellated nut? The haynes manual says to the specified torque, but I do not have a torque wrench. This... Read more »

Question about Wire Wheel Banjo-type 1964 MGB rear axle rating: 5

Last Tuesday the left-side (US Driver's side) axle broke on my Victor Special (based on 1964 MGB). It broke clean around 8 from the hub extension; almost looks like it was sawed off in a lathe. I r... Read more »

MGF Coolant Leaking - White Smoke From Engine Vent rating: 5

I would be very grateful if someone could give me some pointers. My 1998 MGF 1.8 VVC had the head gasket replaced earlier this year (2008). However a couple of days ago I noticed the following sympto... Read more »

Midget Engine Bay Dimensions rating: 4.5

Hi, Sorry for barging in on you like this. I hope to soon be a productive member of your society. If there's anyone who happens to know off hand or would mind taking out a tape measure. I was wonde... Read more »

Help needed - Speedograph Tune Up Analyser rating: 4.33

I've got a piece of kit called a Speedograph Tune Up Analyser. It has a switch for Ohms / Amps / Volts / Dwell / LoTach / Hi Tach, switch for 4CYL/6CYL and a knob for adjusting the zero ohms settin... Read more »

Midget Suspension: 1275 / 1500 differences? rating: 4

I've been reading a few books, looking on the 'net etc. and as far as I can gather, the only different component in the front suspension between GAN5 (1275) and GAN6 (1500) is the spring itself. Does... Read more » is a website by car enthusiasts for car enthusiasts. It is not affiliated with any of the car or spare part manufacturers or car dealers discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.