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221. Unscientific milage test(no LBC content) (score: 1)
Author: patrick bailey <>
Date: Mon, 25 Aug 1997 23:21:11 -0700
Thinking that the crappy gas we in California have to use I did a little experiment today.I had to take my Son over to the Grand Canyon for a job and I drove 950 miles today!!(a personal record!!)So
/html/mgs/1997-08/msg01605.html (7,000 bytes)

222. japanese copies (score: 1)
Author: patrick bailey <>
Date: Tue, 26 Aug 1997 17:40:04 -0700
I had a 1965 Datsun fairlady with a 1500cc engine when I got married in "69.I bought it off a dealer for $1800 bucks it had a new pontiac metalic green paint and it was the first sports car I owned.I
/html/mgs/1997-08/msg01686.html (6,986 bytes)

223. Re: japanese copies (score: 1)
Author: patrick bailey <>
Date: Tue, 26 Aug 1997 20:38:11 -0700
I bought it new in 70 it was a 69 great car 5 speed trans,DOHC engine,4 wheel disks came with Michelin X tires It would do 70 all day long and get 30 mpg.Pretty hi-tech design for it's day Living in
/html/mgs/1997-08/msg01698.html (7,185 bytes)

224. Re: '66 MGB Value? (score: 1)
Author: patrick bailey <>
Date: Sat, 30 Aug 1997 07:31:21 -0700
I have a 79 which I like very well thank you!I have stated before the problem with the rubber bumpers other than weight is "they are black!!"I painted mine to match the car and all I get are complim
/html/mgs/1997-08/msg02114.html (8,471 bytes)

225. Re: Topics that are very interesting to some (score: 1)
Author: patrick bailey <>
Date: Sat, 30 Aug 1997 07:45:35 -0700
I like all the banter and off LBC subjects it shows that we are a diverse bunch of people who are more interesting than a bunch of gear heads.I used to be in a model airplane club and ALL they wanted
/html/mgs/1997-08/msg02116.html (7,849 bytes)

226. Re: '66 MGB Value? (score: 1)
Author: patrick bailey <>
Date: Sat, 30 Aug 1997 17:04:45 -0700
JHow were the bumpers prepped prior to painting? I did it myself 2 years ago using Plastikote flexible bumper adhesion promoter and primer from Peeep Boys,wet sanded then followed the directions on t
/html/mgs/1997-08/msg02145.html (8,226 bytes)

227. SB42 (score: 1)
Author: patrick bailey <>
Date: Sat, 30 Aug 1997 17:12:42 -0700
I'm on a SB42 notification list as of the 28th it was suspended Does that mean it's dead?If so "GIT YER GUNS"What can we do to get it back on track?Calif SUCKS I can't wait to retire so I get outta h
/html/mgs/1997-08/msg02148.html (6,168 bytes)

228. Re: '66 MGB Value? (score: 1)
Author: patrick bailey <>
Date: Sun, 31 Aug 1997 08:17:29 -0700
Thanks Chris: If you noticed I didn't paint around the turn signals to sort of break it up a little I think you could do something creative like leave a black strip where a normal bumper would be. I
/html/mgs/1997-08/msg02174.html (7,813 bytes)

229. Tragic death of a princess (score: 1)
Author: patrick bailey <>
Date: Sun, 31 Aug 1997 12:57:02 -0700
I am quite shaken by princess Diana's untimely death and give my condolences to the British people( of which I am one, being born in England in 1945 but migrated to the US when 7 mo old)But that bein
/html/mgs/1997-08/msg02194.html (6,753 bytes)

230. Re: Painting (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Mon, 07 Jul 1997 07:06:02 -0700
Yes Virginia ,You can get a nice paint job from a spray can IF you take your time of course it won't be as nice as a good professional job( not Earl Scheib etc) but it can be done and you will like t
/html/mgs/1997-07/msg00386.html (9,205 bytes)

231. Re: Painting (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Mon, 07 Jul 1997 13:59:37 -0700
I don't think I have laquer the guy at the paint store said it was original enamel and it rubbed out nicely.I'm NOT talking about "touch up paint"Color sanding is wet sanding except you use very fine
/html/mgs/1997-07/msg00440.html (7,533 bytes)

232. Re: CD player (was Questions) (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Mon, 14 Jul 1997 07:21:50 -0700
On a 77 you shouldn't have to do any hacking I put a CD stereo in my 79 with no problems but had to remove it because it skipped too much I don't think you will be happy with a CD because the MG ride
/html/mgs/1997-07/msg00856.html (7,540 bytes)

233. Re: CD player (was Questions (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Tue, 15 Jul 1997 19:09:49 -0700
Really? I didn't know that...Do they make 1" wheels for an MG? I'll put them on MY car...Pat
/html/mgs/1997-07/msg00957.html (8,040 bytes)

234. Re: SB 42 on Appropriations Committee Suspense list? (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Thu, 17 Jul 1997 21:10:06 -0700
I don't know what it means either but the so-called impact sounds like a lot of B@#LS*^T to me just how many 25 year old cars do you see on the road?Not many this so called tons of pollution and cost
/html/mgs/1997-07/msg01117.html (8,139 bytes)

235. Moss Brit fest (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Sat, 19 Jul 1997 19:03:57 -0700
Just got back from the Moss brit festival and it was neat! I could only go up for the day so my 17 year old son and myself got up a 4:30 this AM and made it up there by 8:30...Signed up for the rally
/html/mgs/1997-07/msg01190.html (7,025 bytes)

236. MG reliability (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Sun, 20 Jul 1997 08:03:24 -0700
After putting 400 miles on my 79 B yesterday I started thinking about just how reliable has the car been compared to my wifes 89 aeroshit,,,opps star. I bought the B in Sept of 94 and have put almost
/html/mgs/1997-07/msg01202.html (8,495 bytes)

237. Redline synthetic tranny oil (score: 1)
Author: patrick bailey <>
Date: Fri, 25 Jul 1997 21:10:25 -0700
I put in Redline synthetic tranny oil a few hundred miles ago.Here are my finding: 1 smoother shifts 2 used to jump out of 3rd gear when descending hills or letting off the gas in 3rd,doesn't do that
/html/mgs/1997-07/msg01508.html (7,135 bytes)

238. Re: The Calling (score: 1)
Author: patrick bailey <>
Date: Tue, 29 Jul 1997 22:58:24 -0700
What does the personal automobile represent more than any thing else?What has the automobile given us that our forefathers didn't have to the extent we do?One thing...and that is FREEDOM!Before affor
/html/mgs/1997-07/msg01765.html (9,882 bytes)

239. the calling (score: 1)
Author: patrick bailey <>
Date: Wed, 30 Jul 1997 07:36:51 -0700
Well I may be a little paranoid but then again a little skepticism is good .Comparing cars to A bomb testing and thelidomide is rediculous!Just look around you do the new bumpers(mandated by "them")r
/html/mgs/1997-07/msg01777.html (10,037 bytes)

240. Re: The Calling (score: 1)
Author: patrick bailey <>
Date: Thu, 31 Jul 1997 07:37:58 -0700
Gee Trevor you must work for the government I didn't mean to ruffle your feathers!I don't think they are all out to get us I think we will let them get us by our apathy or naiveté I don't know how
/html/mgs/1997-07/msg01864.html (9,004 bytes)

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