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Re: Lost Generation

Subject: Re: Lost Generation
From: R C Engelhardt <>
Date: Fri, 22 Nov 2002 17:32:00 -0800
I, too, have been sucessful finding parts for my MGA at NAPA. I have
gotten starters, generators, etc. most next day (although they actually
had a starter in stock once).

Ron Engelhardt
58 MGA

Bud Krueger wrote:
> Rick,
>     In reality, NAPA has access to a significant batch of parts for early 
> vehicles.  You may have to nudge the guy at the counter, or get to know the 
> owner.  In front of me at the moment is NAPA's Echlin Catalog #104, "Ignition,
> Electrical Systems Parts and PCV valves for Early Model Cars and Light Trucks
> Thru 1974".  There are similar catalogs for other components.  When I had the
> NAPA store I was once able find fan belts for Model T Fords.
> (BTW, Catalog VQR 92 lists Timken bearings for BMWs from 66 thru 75 and MGs 
> 60-75.)
> Bud Krueger
> 52TD

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