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21. Replacing Core ("freeze") plugs (score: 1)
Date: Mon, 28 Jun 2004 14:34:30 EDT
the temp. Friday I tried to install the Belknap "screw-expanding copper core plug" on the side of my MGA race engine. First try, with raving optimism, I tried doing it through the opening between the
/html/mgs/2004-06/msg00613.html (8,826 bytes)

22. Re: Error in Classic Motorsports MG Article (score: 1)
Date: Fri, 2 Apr 2004 20:10:50 EST
Knockoffnut is correct. ( I know because I wrote the tables.) The note in the MG TIme LIne is accurate regarding the introduction of the all-synchro transmission in Nov. 1967, which would have been o
/html/mgs/2004-04/msg00014.html (8,569 bytes)

23. Re: MG Walk in (score: 1)
Date: Mon, 5 Apr 2004 10:30:36 EDT
While in the SF bay area, if time permits, visit the Blackhawk museum. It's now part of the Smithsonian group, and one of the finest collections of milestone and coach-built automobiles in the world
/html/mgs/2004-04/msg00047.html (6,425 bytes)

24. Radiators (score: 1)
Date: Mon, 29 Mar 2004 21:03:13 EST
I'm considering putting a stock radiator back in my MGA race car to replace the fancy aluminum one that was fitted by the previous Phoenix owner -- I understand aluminum is not much of an advantage h
/html/mgs/2004-03/msg00733.html (6,670 bytes)

25. Re: Car hauling from Tucson (score: 1)
Date: Tue, 30 Mar 2004 11:58:16 EST
I've had one great experience with Reliable (shipping my Mk2 from Phoenix to San Francisco), and several good second-hand reports. They are based in Phoenix and specialize in moving test cars from De
/html/mgs/2004-03/msg00753.html (7,191 bytes)

26. Re: Not MG, but BC (score: 1)
Date: Thu, 2 Nov 2000 12:18:23 EST
<< It looks suspiciously like the Chrysler Atlantic concept car. >> except that the Atlantic isn't cross-eyed. Cheers Gary Anderson, Editor British Car Magazine
/html/mgs/2000-11/msg00073.html (6,689 bytes)

27. Re: English slang, was Dodgy alternator? (score: 1)
Date: Fri, 3 Nov 2000 16:46:57 EST
<< Also used in telling someone to "Naff off" by the likes of Ronnie Barker and Princess Anne. >> One needs to be a little careful using someone else's slang. Thought you all might enjoy chapter and
/html/mgs/2000-11/msg00127.html (8,824 bytes)

28. Re: Peco exhaust paint (score: 1)
Date: Sun, 5 Nov 2000 15:00:47 EST
<< Do you have a brand that you have used? The ones I have tried have cooked off almost right away... >> There are some really decent and effective high-temp manifold paints available from both Hirsc
/html/mgs/2000-11/msg00179.html (7,695 bytes)

29. Re: Sun Roof? (score: 1)
Date: Sun, 5 Nov 2000 15:02:10 EST
<< I think they were called "Wabosto" (sp?) and if they are still in business today I am looking for parts. >> The brand was "Webasto" and I've recently heard they're still in business, though I don'
/html/mgs/2000-11/msg00180.html (7,143 bytes)

30. Derrington Cross-flow Head (score: 1)
Date: Fri, 6 Oct 2000 19:01:46 EDT
I haven't been on this list since I sold my MGB GT, but am back and hoping someone might be able to steer me in the right direction. I've just bought an MGA 1600 for vintage racing. It is fitted with
/html/mgs/2000-10/msg00378.html (6,987 bytes)

31. Re: Tire lifespan (score: 1)
Date: Sun, 8 Oct 2000 14:50:50 EDT
<< So my question is, should I replace these tires for safety reasons because of their age? >> Most tire specialists recommend replacement of radials after ten years and 8.5 with 40 k is probably app
/html/mgs/2000-10/msg00465.html (8,222 bytes)

32. Re: Tire lifespan (score: 1)
Date: Sun, 8 Oct 2000 23:53:59 EDT
<< Have you priced out michelin 165/14s recently? Carl 67MGB with mich XAS 165 14s (love them but they were large $$) >> There are other choices that are less expensive -- the "Michelins" are being b
/html/mgs/2000-10/msg00493.html (8,120 bytes)

33. Re: Tire lifespan (score: 1)
Date: Mon, 9 Oct 2000 12:46:10 EDT
<< Please read the article on tires in the current issue of British Car magazine. Safety Fast! >> Thanks for the positive comment -- I just rejoined the MG list and had to bite my thumb to keep from
/html/mgs/2000-10/msg00504.html (7,587 bytes)

34. Re: "Where the Rubber Meets the Road" (score: 1)
Date: Tue, 10 Oct 2000 15:10:44 EDT
<< I know the editor is out there, I'm not knocking the magazine. In fact, I loved it. I will continue to buy it, but what happened? Sounds like you where promoting the four suppliers who pay to adve
/html/mgs/2000-10/msg00568.html (9,164 bytes)

35. Re: RE: "Where the Rubber Meets the Road" (score: 1)
Date: Wed, 11 Oct 2000 12:35:06 EDT
<< 185/78 15 for Jaguar S are kinda tough to find locally at any reasonable price. >> Vredesteins from British Wire Wheel or Hendrix. They're great. Cheers gary anderson
/html/mgs/2000-10/msg00613.html (7,648 bytes)

36. Castrol R (score: 1)
Date: Wed, 11 Oct 2000 20:29:10 EDT
Had a call from one of our readers today, who was inquiring if I knew where Castrol R could still be purchased (in North America, that is)? Aside from hearing folks wax rhapsodic about the memories o
/html/mgs/2000-10/msg00626.html (7,170 bytes)

37. Re: tires (score: 1)
Date: Fri, 13 Oct 2000 18:49:09 EDT
<< I got mine at British Wire Wheel in Santa Cruz, CA. IMHO they're really nice tires with good wet-weather handling. (I drive my B year-round.) About the only thing I don't like is all the writing o
/html/mgs/2000-10/msg00732.html (6,713 bytes)

38. Re: General tire question (score: 1)
Date: Sun, 15 Oct 2000 20:01:56 EDT
<< Right now my speedo reads 0.83% off, and has 165R15 tires (stock size) but the car also lists that 185R15's were optional. Are the aspect ratio's different, and does anyone know what they are for
/html/mgs/2000-10/msg00833.html (6,972 bytes)

39. Where have all the used cars gone? (score: 1)
Date: Tue, 17 Oct 2000 20:40:22 EDT
We worry about how to get youngsters into the hobby -- I've got a young friend who has about $5,000-$7,000 to spend on a "fun car" and he's thinking MGB, GT6, or Jensen Healey. I'm at a loss to tell
/html/mgs/2000-10/msg00964.html (8,206 bytes)

40. Re: adding an ammeter to a RBB (score: 1)
Date: Wed, 18 Oct 2000 20:39:04 EDT
<< Indeed, if you know what you're looking for, you can gain the same intelligence from a voltmeter (connected in parallel). >> I don't think it's precisely the same intelligence -- as I understand h
/html/mgs/2000-10/msg00998.html (8,559 bytes)

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