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41. Center console question (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Wed, 15 Jul 1998 11:00:21 -0700
I find that the center console fitted to my 77B causes considerable discomfort due to the hard plastic and sharp edges. These tend to hit me in the thigh. I have a 400 mile (one way) drive to make in
/html/mgs/1998-07/msg00750.html (6,947 bytes)

42. RE: BABY OIL & LEATHER? (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Sat, 18 Jul 1998 00:18:20 -0700
Zoiks? Good answer Shaggy! Where's Scooby? Regards, Chris
/html/mgs/1998-07/msg00958.html (8,754 bytes)

43. RE: restoration help (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Sat, 18 Jul 1998 00:18:17 -0700
I feel that Porter's book is hugely overrated. I own it, and also owned his book on Modifications to the MGB, which IMHO was worth even less(sold it). The major shortcoming from my perspective is tha
/html/mgs/1998-07/msg00959.html (8,059 bytes)

44. LBC Roads - Now a question (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Mon, 20 Jul 1998 11:24:07 -0700
Hey All Worklife has me driving from Detroit to Madison, Wisconsin next week for a seminar. Opportunites to drive my B like this don't come about every day soooo . . . I am not all fired up to drone
/html/mgs/1998-07/msg01078.html (6,655 bytes)

45. RE: strange noises (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Sat, 25 Jul 1998 08:22:24 -0700
I would suggest that you have worn thrust washers in your rear differential. Very common problem on higher mileage B's. I have this in my car as well, although it has not gotten too bad yet. Repair i
/html/mgs/1998-07/msg01347.html (8,612 bytes)

46. Clutch and U-Joint Help needed - Urgent (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Sat, 25 Jul 1998 23:13:42 -0700
Getting ready for a 800 Mile round trip next week, and very suddenly, two problems seem to have cropped up. Clutch: Less than 10K mile on clutch (including throw-out bearing). The engine/tranny was o
/html/mgs/1998-07/msg01389.html (7,943 bytes)

47. EPILOGUE: Clutch and U-Joint Help needed - Urgent (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Mon, 27 Jul 1998 16:13:43 -0700
Thanks for all who responded. For those who are interested, I took the B to the local LBC mechanic for a looksee. He agreed with many on the list that it was "probably" the rubber flex hose between t
/html/mgs/1998-07/msg01463.html (7,354 bytes)

48. Humour - NON LBC (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Thu, 4 Jun 1998 08:36:10 -0700
A young couple are being married in a new-age church. The pastor informs them that in order for the church to recognize their marriage, they must refrain from consumating their marriage for two weeks
/html/mgs/1998-06/msg00233.html (7,051 bytes)

49. RE: Evil Steering Wheel (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Fri, 5 Jun 1998 09:14:19 -0700
Definitely not a recommended method on cars with collapsible steering columns guys! Regards, Chris
/html/mgs/1998-06/msg00327.html (9,926 bytes)

50. FW: Webers (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Tue, 9 Jun 1998 14:20:01 -0700
My 77B has a DGV fitted. It was a replacement for a single Z-S, and most definitely is a HUGE improvement over that P.O.S. Had I knew then what I know now, I would have seriously considered a dual S
/html/mgs/1998-06/msg00620.html (10,248 bytes)

51. New Part Supplier (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Fri, 12 Jun 1998 09:10:29 -0700
Just a note to let all know about a supplier I recently ran across. Best of British in Denver, CO. They are a subsidiary of a Aussie firm, and appear to be involved with getting parts for the market
/html/mgs/1998-06/msg00864.html (7,050 bytes)

52. RE: Is a "B" really worth it!?? (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Sat, 13 Jun 1998 08:37:02 -0700
This list is not without a certain bias, so I suspect you will get many enthusiastic answers. To be honest, the MGB can be a very reliable method of transportation. Further, a 66 may be easier to us
/html/mgs/1998-06/msg00939.html (11,562 bytes)

53. Window removal (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Mon, 15 Jun 1998 20:02:36 -0700
Hello All Getting ready to strip all the hardware off my old door to transfer to the new one. In reviewing the Haynes manual, I find a pretty cryptic passage about window regulator/glass removal. The
/html/mgs/1998-06/msg01064.html (6,618 bytes)

54. RE: Fixed Choke Cable Problem!!! (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Mon, 15 Jun 1998 20:13:55 -0700
Unfortunately I didn't see your original post. For future reference, it is very simple to cut off the end of the cable where it connects to the carb(s), and pull the old cable out of the existing ho
/html/mgs/1998-06/msg01065.html (8,029 bytes)

55. Paint Application Questions (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Wed, 17 Jun 1998 08:49:25 -0700
I am replacing the door on my B. The door, along with about 6" of the trailing edge of the front wing will be painted (spot repair on the wing). I have painted the door with a self-etching epoxy prim
/html/mgs/1998-06/msg01158.html (6,757 bytes)

56. Speakers again (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Thu, 25 Jun 1998 16:57:05 -0700
Hey all A few weeks back a thread was running on speaker placement in a B roadster. Here we go again. Someone suggested mounting in the kick panels. I assumed that they were talking about the panels
/html/mgs/1998-06/msg01657.html (7,967 bytes)

57. RE: 5 speed vs. OD conversion (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Mon, 4 May 1998 09:13:10 -0700
I have retrofitted an O.D. in my B, and love it. There is a substantial reduction in NVH associated with cruising at 3500 vs 4200 or so in straight fourth, and for a long journey, this will make thi
/html/mgs/1998-05/msg00162.html (10,204 bytes)

58. RE: Opinion on 1966 MGB.... (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Wed, 6 May 1998 08:56:13 -0700
Let's see - $2400 Cdn (whats that, about $600 US? tee hee). Sounds like a bargain to me. A running B of any vintage that is free of serious body rot, has good oil pressure, and an overdrive sounds li
/html/mgs/1998-05/msg00319.html (10,566 bytes)

59. Door alignment (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Fri, 8 May 1998 23:32:41 -0700
Many may recall my stupidity that resulted in me accidently backing my B up with the door open, and that the door found a garage wall to catch on, resulting in a poorly aligned door. After a thorough
/html/mgs/1998-05/msg00489.html (7,007 bytes)

60. Overdrive (score: 1)
Author: "Chris Delling" <>
Date: Sun, 10 May 1998 07:03:49 -0700
Some people like it. Some people think it's overrated. This whole thing started when someone solicited opinions about O.D. vs. a 5 speed conversion. I think that question has been answered. Can't we
/html/mgs/1998-05/msg00547.html (6,913 bytes)

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