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Re: 80 B clutch/flywheel?

To: "Gordie's garage" <>
Subject: Re: 80 B clutch/flywheel?
From: Stuart MacMillan <>
Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2001 15:51:34 -0700
Probably a broken spring in the clutch disk.  Only one way to find
out.... and have the new parts ready to go!

Gordie's garage wrote:
> What would likely be rattling around inside the bellhousing?  Happens only
> upon deceleration when downshifting and some engine braking is occuring.  No
> noise when accelerating, or when braking but not in gear.
> Safety Fast!
> Gordie Bird
> 62 MGA
> 80 MGB
> 86 Audi 4kq
Stuart MacMillan

'84 Vanagon Westfalia w/2.1
'65 MGB (Daily driver since 1969)
'74 MGB GT (Restoring sloooowly)

Personal mechanic for:
'70 MGB GT (Daughter's)

Assisting on Restoration (and spending OPM):
'72 MGB GT (Was daughter's, now son's)
'64 MGB (Son's)

Stripped and gone but their parts live on:
'68 MGB, '73 MGB, '67 MGB GT

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