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by ChargedAutoGT
Wed Aug 05, 2020 10:52 pm
Forum: Forum Support
Topic: Is there a forum archive?
Replies: 7
Views: 1098

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

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by ChargedAutoGT
Mon Aug 03, 2020 11:15 pm
Forum: Forum Support
Topic: Is there a forum archive?
Replies: 7
Views: 1098

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
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by ChargedAutoGT
Sat Aug 01, 2020 11:29 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Relays
Replies: 12
Views: 2335

Re: Relays

"although they seemed brighter the beam was poor"

I am trying to visualise what you mean by this please? are you saying bright, but the beam does not project as far ahead? or something else?

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by ChargedAutoGT
Sat Jul 25, 2020 11:15 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Replacement Cylinder head
Replies: 30
Views: 6345

Re: Replacement Cylinder head

and mine...just finished painting engine bay . One thing i have not done is check my rocker alignment and I should do as I have skimmed, decked, renewed rockers (stock), added a cometic for s/c and changed cam. Now some of these items cancel each other but I should check net effect. I have read the ...
by ChargedAutoGT
Fri Jul 24, 2020 11:53 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Replacement Cylinder head
Replies: 30
Views: 6345

Re: Replacement Cylinder head

Thanks Pete - 3 11/64 +.015 -0 i have in my notes. but not sure from where I got it. i had forgotten about that.
...or 3.172 as you wrote.

with a skim of that size, any issues with valve/piston clearances? i am guessing you have to be careful with rockers & cam. what squish are you running?
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by ChargedAutoGT
Fri Jul 24, 2020 11:18 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Relays
Replies: 12
Views: 2335

Re: Relays

I have found that the hi perf Osram and Phillips bulbs give good light, but the bulb lifetime suffers - a lot.

seem to be replacing one every year. and i never drive at night. always MOT time....
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by ChargedAutoGT
Wed Jul 22, 2020 10:05 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: My 'New' engine.
Replies: 28
Views: 4638

Re: My 'New' engine.

I have not seen +90 pistons for sale. has the block got liners? a typo? reading upside down? most engines get a bit of swarf at oil change - i have a magnetic sump plug so you see them. but more like iron fillings not pieces. but to be on the safe side you could get parts inspected. sounds like it n...
by ChargedAutoGT
Wed Jul 22, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Seat Rails Nut Stripped?
Replies: 27
Views: 3962

Re: Seat Rails Nut Stripped?

you can buy M9...
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