>I have a 1972 mgb, I got it running pretty good, but it very litely back
>fires when I shift, and if I let of the gas and coast in gear. I would guess
>it is timing so I have been playing with that, but it also could be the SU
>This leads to my second question, I am not familiar with MG timing
>or SU carbs. Is there a good book or books you can recomond for these?
The spark sounds to be retarded too far. If you advance it, however, you
may get more pinking on acceleration.
You Americans all have a fascination for Haynes manuals. What is wrong with
the factory Service Manuals. Haynes has the major problem that they try to
deal with too many variants/models in one book. the Factory Manual is
easier to follow. They are freely available.
Graham McCann Rivett, ACT. Australia