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Re: MGB spinon filter adapters

To: MG Nuts <>
Subject: Re: MGB spinon filter adapters
From: Skye Poier <>
Date: Tue, 6 Aug 2002 17:18:06 -0700
Word on the street is said:
> I always shudder a bit inside when I start the MGC, with that stupid standing 
> filter after it has been sitting awhile, or my Lamborghini, which God alone 
> knows why, also has an erect aluminum canister with no valve in it. And some 
> sort of Italian tractor filter cartridge unknown to North American partsmen.

Sounds like a candidate for an Accusump...

> The best of all from a racing point of view was the no longer obtainable 
> Crossland felt filter - you could pull it out after a race and examine it 
> like a Roman haruspice reading the entrails for portents of doom (in this 
> case a speckled coppery presence was a harbinger of hearing the dreaded 
> Vandervel 'death rattle' in the near future).

I've noticed several "good" British car shops stock Crosland filters,
are they supposed to be good?


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