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by ChargedAutoGT
Tue Apr 13, 2021 10:28 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Bonnet options ?
Replies: 5
Views: 55

Re: Bonnet options ?

You might consider using your bonnet frame (if possible) and buying a fiberglass MGC racing bonnet (the one without internal frame) - then grafting the bulges to your bonnet. I am considering doing this. If that's your kind of thing of course....I think MGC bonnets do really look great and it's the ...
by ChargedAutoGT
Wed Mar 24, 2021 11:16 pm
Forum: MGB General
Topic: Hello and any advice welcome
Replies: 20
Views: 1390

Re: Hello and any advice welcome

there are colour wiring schematics FOC here:
http://www.advanceautowire.com/mgb.pdf

and BL manual is available in pdf FOC but cannot find link...
by ChargedAutoGT
Sat Feb 13, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: MGB GT front Qlight rubbers
Replies: 5
Views: 651

MGB GT front Qlight rubbers

On the MGOC forum there is (ongoing) a thread about the rubbers that fit in the frame of front Qlights. So far: MGOC David Manners Moss all sell rubbers that do not fit correctly. By fit, I mean there are either gaping holes around the hinges where the form of the rubber is incorrect or a horizontal...
by ChargedAutoGT
Sat Feb 13, 2021 1:52 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: WANTED - GT door
Replies: 0
Views: 146

WANTED - GT door

I am looking for a bare door in good condition please (no reskinning required) but seller will need to post at my risk. Year - my car is a 72 - with arrangement as photo. To be clear, I will pay postage and generate a label if wanted and will take all responsibility for any damage in transit. All I ...
by ChargedAutoGT
Tue Dec 22, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Exhaust manifold nuts
Replies: 8
Views: 1321

Re: Exhaust manifold nuts

I too have the long MGOC brass ones. last time I put the manifold on I stripped two of them but they have been on and off a few times whilst designing supercharger. But it's a lesson learned - in future i would only reuse maybe a couple of times. When one went there was one heck of a ping that I tho...
by ChargedAutoGT
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: MGB General
Topic: Auto gearbox oil
Replies: 1
Views: 813

Re: Auto gearbox oil

You need to use TQF. I buy Castrol. Unfortunately on the pricey side compared to cheaper ATF fluids (available MGOC, Opie oils and I guess others) but the information I have read, from several sources says that the standard type of ATF fluids nowadays can/will(?) degrade internal seals. In the great...
by ChargedAutoGT
Mon Oct 12, 2020 10:59 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: FREE - used body panels needing work - 72 GT
Replies: 2
Views: 706

Re: FREE - used body panels needing work - 72 GT

I am sorry. Cambridge, Cambs.
by ChargedAutoGT
Fri Oct 09, 2020 10:39 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: FREE - used body panels needing work - 72 GT
Replies: 2
Views: 706

FREE - used body panels needing work - 72 GT

Car is a 1972 GT, chrome bumper, Aconite. I will soon be disposing of 2 x chrome bumper wings (most damage is around headlights, swage line rust and bottom securing points) 1 x bonnet (steel) - few bubbles plus some filler up front 1 x tailgate - wait for photo - it had a bodged repair in past 1 x t...
by ChargedAutoGT
Wed Aug 05, 2020 10:52 pm
Forum: Forum Support
Topic: Is there a forum archive?
Replies: 7
Views: 3498

Re: Is there a forum archive?

not sure what i did but could only go back to start of 2020 - but now i can see 2014.

thanks all

G
by ChargedAutoGT
Mon Aug 03, 2020 11:15 pm
Forum: Forum Support
Topic: Is there a forum archive?
Replies: 7
Views: 3498

Is there a forum archive?

Did this forum start this year? i see the first post in the list is 2020 - or is there an archive?
thanks
G