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241. Re: Uneven Rear (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Mon, 02 Jun 1997 20:57:19 -0700
You haven't had any fat passengers lately ,have you?
/html/mgs/1997-06/msg00100.html (6,688 bytes)

242. LBC in The Birds (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Fri, 06 Jun 1997 18:44:59 -0700
I was watching The Birs last night and Tippi Hedren was tooling around in what looked like an LBC possibly a Riley roadster.Does anyone know what car this is? It was kinda neat looking I would guess
/html/mgs/1997-06/msg00337.html (6,250 bytes)

243. Re: hestation & intro (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Sun, 15 Jun 1997 19:52:42 -0700
Welcome to the list have you tried checking the oil in your carb?Just unscrew the cap and if empty fill with lite oil ( I use Magic Mystery Oil) Check your user's manual for instructions...Pat
/html/mgs/1997-06/msg00691.html (7,034 bytes)

244. Re: Dick Criswell (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Mon, 23 Jun 1997 19:37:33 -0700
Oh No...I cant believe it. I met Dick a few times and went out to his house a couple of times.He WILL be missed he had a great love of LBCs and a great sense of humor...He told me once that his ex wi
/html/mgs/1997-06/msg01178.html (7,959 bytes)

245. Re: Tall Tales (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Thu, 26 Jun 1997 18:31:28 -0700
My Dad used to like Buicks I remember they used to overheat a lot,I can still remember him opening a boiling radiator cussing and burning his hand when it blew a brown geyser!One time we were going d
/html/mgs/1997-06/msg01457.html (6,872 bytes)

246. Re: A tribute to DammitDick (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Fri, 27 Jun 1997 17:32:23 -0700
I went out yesterday up Angeles Crest and thought of Dick while there. He is gone but his spirit still lives through us when we are "putting on the miles " Pat
/html/mgs/1997-06/msg01498.html (6,904 bytes)

247. Re: FW: 2022 (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Sat, 28 Jun 1997 07:18:28 -0700
I couldn't agree more but WHAT is a lovable modern car?Not too many also this generation of kids don't seem to be the car nuts we were.The other day I was coming home from work and a perfect Cobra w
/html/mgs/1997-06/msg01529.html (8,390 bytes)

248. Re: Automobile future, was FW: 2022 (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Mon, 30 Jun 1997 11:03:49 -0700
Now THAT'S scary.......btw will guys be standing around telling the owner "your car has a great sounding HUM?
/html/mgs/1997-06/msg01626.html (7,815 bytes)

249. Re: Am I getting old or what? (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Thu, 01 May 1997 18:20:58 -0700
I had the same experience at good ol' Chief Auto....she asked who made it and "is that a TRUCK'!!!I had her look out the window....what a sad state of affairs ...we need to drive them more and let th
/html/mgs/1997-05/msg00048.html (7,795 bytes)

250. Re: '...just like a Union jack...' (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Wed, 07 May 1997 07:20:09 -0700
I remember see a spitfire back in the 70s a spitfire!It was camoflaged with british bulleyes and little messerschmidt sillouettes on the side it looked pretty neat also there wa
/html/mgs/1997-05/msg00361.html (7,324 bytes)

251. Re: Paint scheme advice? (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Fri, 09 May 1997 07:19:06 -0700
Being a purist aside,the problem I see is it will limit the potential buyers when and if you want to sell it not everyone will want that paint job it looks like you are going to spend a lot of money
/html/mgs/1997-05/msg00445.html (7,464 bytes)

252. redline tranny oil (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Mon, 12 May 1997 18:32:31 -0700
I was looking thru my new Moss price list/catalogue and saw an ad for 75W90NS Redline transmission oil.Has any one used it in their car?I have a Redline dealer near me so I can probably get it cheape
/html/mgs/1997-05/msg00632.html (6,631 bytes)

253. Re: Spurious ranting--No LBC content (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Wed, 14 May 1997 07:13:10 -0700
Simply because there is a market for this stuff and it is usually an "honest"person who will be telling their friends "what a deal they got" If we wouldn't buy this stuff that we know is probably ho
/html/mgs/1997-05/msg00703.html (7,793 bytes)

254. Re: Dashpot oil (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Sun, 25 May 1997 19:24:43 -0700
I've been using Marvel Mystery Oil with good results...Pat
/html/mgs/1997-05/msg01483.html (7,500 bytes)

255. chrome valve cover (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Mon, 26 May 1997 16:55:58 -0700
I have a nice chrome valve cover for an older B it has the original id plates ( 1 with MG logo on a silver plate the other with patent #s on a black plate) and the breather pipe is in front The chome
/html/mgs/1997-05/msg01566.html (6,239 bytes)

256. desmogging a B (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Mon, 26 May 1997 17:01:02 -0700
Has anyone desmogged a later B? Taking the pump gulp valve off ,plugging the air holes ,running the vacuum advance directly to the distributer ,as described in Porter's DIY restoration guide?I know t
/html/mgs/1997-05/msg01568.html (6,824 bytes)

257. Re: Oil Pressure (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Tue, 27 May 1997 07:12:55 -0700
Doesn't 20W50 mean when its cold it will be 20W to help cranking and when it's hot it will be 50W or somewhere in between or do I have this backwards?....Pat
/html/mgs/1997-05/msg01611.html (7,364 bytes)

258. Re: desmogging a B (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Fri, 30 May 1997 07:12:21 -0700
What is the pipe on top of the valve cover for i thought it was for crankcase ventilation...Pat
/html/mgs/1997-05/msg01839.html (6,617 bytes)

259. Re: Computers in Cars (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Fri, 30 May 1997 23:07:28 -0700
I think the reason we (LBCers)badmouth the modern car with it's computer control is because we are inherently tinkerers(sp?)The computers dehumanize the cars the modern mechanic is just a parts chang
/html/mgs/1997-05/msg01893.html (7,451 bytes)

260. Re: $.10 repairs (score: 1)
Author: pbailey <>
Date: Wed, 02 Apr 1997 19:10:23 -0800
I once put a used spark plug with a hose clamp on a heater hose...Pat
/html/mgs/1997-04/msg00080.html (6,160 bytes)

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