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by Mnripley
Wed Feb 10, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Front suspension and brake rebuild
Replies: 2
Views: 212

Re: Front suspension and brake rebuild

Totally agree with Ian always use red rubber grease and dont like the fluid on your skin.
by Mnripley
Fri Jan 01, 2021 11:08 pm
Forum: MGB General
Topic: New to the Forum
Replies: 3
Views: 388

Re: New to the Forum

Welcome Steve, Happy New Year to you and all our other members.
Hope you find info gained through the forum is helpfull. What part of the country are you in
by Mnripley
Thu Dec 17, 2020 10:05 pm
Forum: MGB General
Topic: Christmas Greetings
Replies: 13
Views: 1510

Re: Christmas Greetings

Happy Christmas everyone. Yes 2021 will be better
by Mnripley
Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Engine mud shield / radiator cowl ?
Replies: 23
Views: 3490

Re: Engine mud shield / radiator cowl ?

The plastic mud shield is back in stock at Moss, have just ordered one.
by Mnripley
Tue Oct 20, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Drilled and slotted brake disks
Replies: 7
Views: 1303

Re: Drilled and slotted brake disks

Agree with Ian the brakes are normally good for energetic driving. A cheaper option would be to fit air ducts like the Sebring ducts to direct more air to the brakes.
by Mnripley
Tue Oct 20, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Engine mud shield / radiator cowl ?
Replies: 23
Views: 3490

Re: Engine mud shield / radiator cowl ?

Does the mud shield also effect under bonnet cooling mine is also missing, have thought about fitting the stainless unit?
by Mnripley
Mon Apr 06, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Kenlowe fan manual override switch, B gt
Replies: 3
Views: 2236

Re: Kenlowe fan manual override switch, B gt

Andrew see attached circuit for fan with relay. The temp switch when it closes put the coil in the relay to earth energising the relay and powers the fan. Ignore the comment Davis Craig but this is the manual switch on the Davis Craig unit likewise creating the earth connection energising the relay ...
by Mnripley
Thu Mar 12, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: MGB General
Topic: Brake Servo = Better Brakes?
Replies: 3
Views: 2520

Re: Brake Servo = Better Brakes?

Tom don’t think you are really missing anything. If at the 100Ib pressure without servo you can lock up the wheels, then with the servo you would apply less leg pressure. Have tried mine with and without the servo and it doesn’t make a massive difference just less leg pressure for old things like me...
by Mnripley
Sun Nov 03, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Mgb gt windscreen
Replies: 21
Views: 10339

Re: Mgb gt windscreen

Dave
Looking at this from another tack does your insurance cover you for screen replacement if so leave it to the professionals, its there responsibility to make sure everything is correct.
by Mnripley
Sat Apr 06, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Putting the distributor back
Replies: 8
Views: 5385

Re: Putting the distributor back

Hi All Attached is a list of the different distributors used on MG's. The important setting is the final maximum advance which is normally at 4200rpm this takes in the difference between the original fuels when built to the current fuels. Had previously discussed this with Peter Burgess and his advi...