Check the fuel pump did you hear clicking?
>From: "Martin C. Jones" <M.C.Jones@staffs.ac.uk>
>Subject: Sort of breakdown
>Date: Thu, Nov 18, 1999, 11:23 AM
>After paying at a petrol station at the weekend, I returned
>to my MGB, turned the key - no response. Indications seemed
>to point to the starter motor. I rocked her to and fro in
>fourth gear, tried again and hey presto she fired up.
>My question is:
>Can this happen as a one off or should I check out the
>starter motor? I seem to be OK with it this week so far.