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by Mnripley
Mon May 10, 2021 11:23 pm
Forum: MGB General
Topic: Factory record copy Personal Export Delivery
Replies: 10
Views: 1757

Re: Factory record copy Personal Export Delivery

Barry My 1978 roadster standard RHD car with overdrive was supplied to University Motors for export. I was able to get the full ownership details from HMRC before they closed the information source and the car was purchased by a trainee Lawyer in London. Have contacted the original owner and he does...
by Mnripley
Tue Mar 16, 2021 8:41 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Oil filter change
Replies: 5
Views: 1187

Re: Oil filter change

Ian that's the issue thought if I fit the remote unit then no more spills but need to connect the hose back on the engine return somehow. Thought there would be an adapter available to bolt on the engine.
by Mnripley
Mon Mar 15, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Oil filter change
Replies: 5
Views: 1187

Oil filter change

Just completed an engine service on the B and somehow slipped with the oil filter removal and oil went everywhere. I have a new remote filter housing as fitted on V8’s however is there an adaptor to fit on the engine instead of the canister adapter.
by Mnripley
Wed Feb 10, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Front suspension and brake rebuild
Replies: 2
Views: 865

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: 1090

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: 3544

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: 6146

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: 2238

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: 6146

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: 2868

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 ...