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1. Introducing a new member (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Fri, 1 Dec 2006 11:08:15 -0500
Hey all. I want to introduce a friend (and fraternity brother from way back when) to the list. He is hasn't posted yet, only lurking, but maybe he'll have something to say now:-). Merl Rosenthal live
/html/mgs/2006-12/msg00006.html (9,275 bytes)

2. radio (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Thu, 14 Dec 2006 19:20:47 -0600
In the 79, I installed a Jensen radio a few years back. It has always sounded as if it was "under water". It seems to have better reception if I advance the tuning one "notch" past the actual frequen
/html/mgs/2006-12/msg00100.html (6,141 bytes)

3. Re: radio (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Fri, 15 Dec 2006 19:03:13 -0600
Seems to me that on the 79B there's a small, blue, cylindrical thing attached by the coil to the same screw that the resistor grounds to the body. Is this a suppressor? By the way, do I need the resi
/html/mgs/2006-12/msg00105.html (7,475 bytes)

4. Re: Bolt torque on pinion seal (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Sat, 16 Dec 2006 21:02:47 -0600
Hi Merl. I'll give you a website that will be very useful when you're rebuilding. It is from one of this list's premier gurus, Paul Hunt. I'm glad you finally quit lurking.....................:-). As
/html/mgs/2006-12/msg00116.html (8,492 bytes)

5. Re: radio (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Sat, 16 Dec 2006 21:14:02 -0600
I see in your byline that you have no radio, which is MUCH BETTER than listening to one that "needs tuning":-). Thanks for the advice; I'll see if I can screw the radio. Monte -- Monte and Jane Morr
/html/mgs/2006-12/msg00117.html (9,318 bytes)

6. Re: Air Filter (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Sat, 16 Dec 2006 21:19:09 -0600
Hi Thomas, I put a pair of Longflo's (half-moon shaped) on my HIF's and had the same problem with the rear one as you. I just creased the chrome outer cover a little to get around the vacuum boost. I
/html/mgs/2006-12/msg00118.html (7,515 bytes)

7. torque settings (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Sun, 17 Dec 2006 09:30:21 -0600
Merl, et al. I see I forgot to include the torque settings reference in yesterday's posting: Go to "Spanners" (that's Brit-talk for wrench, I believe) and then to "Miscel
/html/mgs/2006-12/msg00122.html (6,753 bytes)

8. Re: Checking Oil (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Fri, 22 Dec 2006 14:05:54 -0600
I check from underneath as others have mentioned, but I fill from under the hood using a 3 foot piece of tubing directed into the tranny hole and stuck up through the area around the distributor. Wh
/html/mgs/2006-12/msg00164.html (6,986 bytes)

9. Selling 67B (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Sun, 31 Dec 2006 23:17:17 -0600
In a few days, we will be listing the 67B on Ebay since it is a summer/nice weather driver and we were not home last summer and are planning the same this year. Someone else needs to be having fun in
/html/mgs/2006-12/msg00233.html (7,150 bytes)

10. Happy (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Mon, 1 Jan 2007 09:39:00 -0600
Happy New Year to all from balmy NE Missouri. I've missed you guys the last few years:-). -- Monte and Jane Morris 1967 MGB, British Racing Green 1979 MGB, Carmine, Duel HIF's
/html/mgs/2007-01/msg00000.html (5,907 bytes)

11. Selling 67B on Ebay (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Mon, 8 Jan 2007 00:10:58 -0600
I'm wanting to advertise our 67 on Ebay in the next few days and have never sold anything online before. How does one handle the transaction and payment once it's sold? From what I understand from re
/html/mgs/2007-01/msg00045.html (8,143 bytes)

12. U-joints (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Mon, 8 Jan 2007 00:15:21 -0600
The 79B needs new UJ. I have done this on the 67 several years ago and broke my thumb when I hit it with a hammer trying to knock the UJ out of it's home (Yeah, so my aim is crappy:-). I've read the
/html/mgs/2007-01/msg00046.html (7,051 bytes)

13. OFF TOPIC-computer advice (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Fri, 19 Jan 2007 08:29:17 -0600
First off; I consider myself internet savy, but mostly computer illiterate, so you'll have to talk SLOWLY:-). My problem is that I need new antivirus software for the system described below, but don'
/html/mgs/2007-01/msg00112.html (8,068 bytes)

14. Re: OFF TOPIC-computer advice (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Sat, 20 Jan 2007 00:18:51 -0500
Thanks for all the advice about computers and/or virus protection. As Barry suggested, I have tried earlier versions of the AVG, but with our dial up situation it always "times out" before getting co
/html/mgs/2007-01/msg00127.html (8,774 bytes)

15. OFF TOPIC-computer problem solved (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Wed, 24 Jan 2007 20:03:16 -0600
Thanks again to those who offered advice on my computer problem. I have since successfully downloaded Avast! antivirus software onto the Windows98 based computer to replace the AVG wouldn't work any
/html/mgs/2007-01/msg00159.html (6,253 bytes)

16. choke cable (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Fri, 26 Jan 2007 08:13:31 -0600
Yesterday I installed a new choke cable on the 67. The new cable comes without the "nipple" on the end that fits into the control linkage. How do I attach the nipple off the old one onto the new? Any
/html/mgs/2007-01/msg00162.html (6,260 bytes)

17. battery drain (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Mon, 5 Feb 2007 23:10:00 -0600
I have a recurrent (is that a pun?) problem with the 79B loosing it's battery charge. Paul has given me some advice on tracking it down, which I have not had the chance to do yet but it's most probab
/html/mgs/2007-02/msg00026.html (8,638 bytes)

18. Re: battery drain (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Thu, 8 Feb 2007 17:16:46 -0600
Thanks to all that responded about my battery drain/charging/charger problem. I have "stuff" to check out now. The one interesting thing that I have checked out is that the boot light is not staying
/html/mgs/2007-02/msg00029.html (9,981 bytes)

19. Re: retrofitting older tail lights to newer car (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Sat, 10 Feb 2007 18:35:25 -0600
Welcome back, Rick! I also am recently back after about a two year hiatus. Currently still have two B's, but am taking our 67 to the airport in the morning to meet someone that's interested in buying
/html/mgs/2007-02/msg00036.html (7,881 bytes)

20. Re: Air filter (score: 1)
Author: "Monte/Jane Morris" <>
Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2007 09:59:58 -0600
Thomas, I had the same problem on my 79. I just creased the stainless mesh where the booster rubbed and it has been fine for several years. It only takes a slight indentation to clear. I have new eng
/html/mgs/2007-02/msg00047.html (7,471 bytes)

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