Check your timing, especially the vacuum advance. You could have a leak in
the vacuum advance unit.
----- Original Message -----
From: David McNaughton <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Friday, December 10, 1999 5:33 PM
Subject: Hesitation on Acceleration
> Again a cry for advice from the MG community!
> My 1973 MGBGT (1800) has recently been very hesitant on acceleration
> from tickover and needs to be "coaxed" with the accelerator. It runs
> just fine when cold and with the choke pulled out! I also notice that
> this evening the tickover has dropped way low and the car stalls.
> I guess that I need to tune the carbs - any advice before I try this
> would be very much appreciated.
> 1973 B GT
> Dr David M McNaughton
> Haddington East Lothian
> Radio GM8 KOF