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Re: Crazy II

Subject: Re: Crazy II
Date: Wed, 28 Apr 1999 20:03:11 EDT
In a message dated 4/28/99 4:33:09 PM Eastern Daylight Time, writes:

<< I just got back from taking the 75 MGB to the mechanic for a pre-buy 
 He concurred with the list that I need to go back to the SU carbs.  He also 
 did a compression test and then a "wet" test which revealed an engine 
 was needed.  The compression results were 115, 85, 115, & 95.  He also said 
 clutch replacement would be needed.  The price tag: $3,000.00.
 I think I am going to continue my search for another car, what is your 
 Thanks, (for your patience with a newbie)
 Mark Michael >>
Depends upon need and budget. Doing clutch same time as rebuild is smart 
cause you gotta pull engine anyway. Another car may need clutch soon which is 
still gonna cost you $7-800. After your $3k you will have all the majors 
covered and have a good body. Can probably find one for less that is very 
driveable without in need of immediate $ but make sure body is good.
Good luck and keep us posted.

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