Proper MG sells the borg clutch kit for ~$100. You might be able to
get it even cheaper some where else too... It is worth the effort now
to save it later.
I have a few pictures online that I took when I pulled a '77 engine and
~70 OD from a '70 GT, cleaned it up and re-installed it in a '70B. I
took pictures of the OD wires to use as a reference for me later. They
are online at:
and go on for a page or two of the next page buttons.
On Sun, 03 Jun 2001 17:36:34 -0600, K. Johnson wrote:
>I've seen a couple of posts, but none of the responses as to what it takes
>an overdrive swap. I've got a 70B that I'm swapping the engine and tranny
>out for a different engine and overdrive tranny. Just what do I need to
>have on hand and what am I gonna want half way into the event??? Should
>the wiring for the overdrive all ready be in my car, if so where the heck
>to I start looking for it??? I know I should probably put a new clutch in
>while it's out, but I don't think finances or gonna let me do that right
>now....it also has a weber downdraft carb on it, and I know nothing about
>these. Would it be better to switch back to my SU's or just leave it as
>is, since it was running before that way and then swap them out later if I
>decide I don't want the weber???
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