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Re: O.D. reverse lockout for early "D" type?

To: (Phil Bates)
Subject: Re: O.D. reverse lockout for early "D" type?
From: Graham McCann <>
Date: Thu, 06 Nov 1997 10:47:22 +1100
At 11:06 pm 4/11/97 -0700, Phil Bates wrote:
>This is a twist on the same question.  There is no reverse lockout, there 
>never was a reverse lockout.  The way it works is the switch is a lockout 
>for all gears except 3rd and 4th.  It is actually a 3-4 enable switch, not a 
>1,2, R lockout switch.  If that switch is hooked up properly, you should 
>have no problem with reverse.  All overdrive MGB transmissions - 3 and 4 
>synchro - have this $15 contact switch - the same switch that is used as a 
>reverse lamp switch later MGB's with back-up lights.
>Phil Bates

And what a swine of a thing it is to get to up on top of the transmission.

97 MGF

Graham McCann  Rivett, ACT. Australia
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