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RE: No oil pressure

To: "'Brinkman, Gerardo V'" <>,
Subject: RE: No oil pressure
From: "Larry Hoy" <>
Date: Tue, 5 Feb 2002 10:40:11 -0700
To do that on the B engine you have to turn the whole engine, dunno
about the Midget engine.

Larry Hoy

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> [] On Behalf Of Brinkman, Gerardo V
> Sent: Tuesday, February 05, 2002 9:38 AM
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> Subject: No oil pressure
> Not sure if this was on a MGB or Midget engine, but a few 
> years ago I primped engine by removing the distributor. I 
> then used a 8" piece 
> of steel rod (3/8") and made a flange at the end to fit the 
> oil pump drive. Inserted it through the distributor hole, 
> engaged the oil pump drive and hook up an electric drill to 
> turn the oil pump.
> I had pressure throughout the engine. Re-installed the 
> distributor and hey presto had oil pressure on start up
> Gerry

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