Get the engine #.... that'll let us out here in Cyberland id your engine.
Sprites and Spitfires and Mini's... oh my!
ps... If MG didn't have access to the smog legal Spitfire engine... your
midget wouldn't exist. The fastest Midget I ever saw ('77 vintage) had a
Spitfire 1300 in it......
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael Graziano [SMTP:email@example.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, September 30, 1998 9:43 AM
> To: MGList; Spridgets
> Subject: Original 1500 Engine: Midget
> OK my curiosity's been aroused. My midget is a '78 with the tr@#$@#ph
> 1500 engine. When I looked
> at John Gottstein's '75 (formerly Carl Elliotts), it had loads of
> emissions crap on it including an
> air pump. My engine not only doesn't have all that crap, but it doesn't
> have the access points for
> the crap. My engine serial number is located just below the No. 4
> cylinder on the driver's side
> (Don't remember the No offhand, but will look tonight).
> Is this the original MG engine, or had someone swapped in an older
> tr@@$@#$ph engine? My original
> thought was that John's was a California car.
> What additional info do I need to provide to solve this?