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by Bourne
Mon May 17, 2021 10:27 am
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Repairing (screw) holes on a dashboard
Replies: 5
Views: 794

Re: Repairing (screw) holes on a dashboard

Will definitely keep the forum / register informed. It will be a while though before I see what condition the dashboard is in (work commitments). But that does mean I have too much time on my hands to plan potential projects! Which leads me to my follow up question... Is there from the MG factory (o...
by Bourne
Sun May 16, 2021 7:25 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Repairing (screw) holes on a dashboard
Replies: 5
Views: 794

Re: Repairing (screw) holes on a dashboard

It hadn’t crossed my mind that the veneer would be hiding further horrors beneath the surface. That would certainly be... umm... unfortunate. Thanks for the lead on the epoxy. Definitely worth exploring as an option. As to your question on standards, I think it’s the current mismatch between ambitio...
by Bourne
Sun May 16, 2021 10:48 am
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: Repairing (screw) holes on a dashboard
Replies: 5
Views: 794

Repairing (screw) holes on a dashboard

Hello there, My MGB’s dashboard has some wood veneer panels on the Dashboard, similar to the packs you can still buy. According to the cars history they were added in 1980 at the same time as a number of other “upgrades” ( non-standard seats, change in colour [given my car was originally Harvest Gol...
by Bourne
Wed Mar 04, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: MGB Technical
Topic: E10 petrol and our MGs
Replies: 12
Views: 11664

Re: E10 petrol and our MGs

Hello all, Given the news today, I thought I would reopen this old thread on E10 fuel. The Government has begun a consultation on requiring petrol stations to provide petrol with a 10 percent ethanol content. The Dept for Transport Consultation on E10 fuel can be accessed here: https://www.gov.uk/go...
by Bourne
Tue Dec 31, 2019 12:52 am
Forum: MGB General
Topic: Newbie checking in
Replies: 18
Views: 11680

Re: Newbie checking in

Hello there, So I’m another new MGB owner whose been lurking on these boards the last few months. Following Malcolm and Paul’s lead, I thought I’d take the opportunity to introduce myself. I’ve had my eye on owning an MGB tourer / roadster ever since a friend at University bought one for some fun an...