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Ernie Peters '74 MGMidget Refurbishment

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Edwardsville, IL, USA

Total Posts: 24 Latest Post: 2018-01-17
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The Start Of Carpet Installation

Ernie Peters   Silver Member USA — Posted on The MG Experience
Tuesday January 9, 2018 8:45 AM


The Hush mat kit I bought to replace damaged facto

The Hush mat kit I bought to replace damaged factory insulation. 4 square feet cost $34.00. I used about 2 1/2 square feet.

The passenger footwell I repaired a tear in the f

The passenger footwell. I repaired a tear in the floor from running over something solid, sealed and painted the welded area, and installed Hush mat to fit the area where I removed damaged insulation.

The 2 piece female snap used on the rear parcel ar

The 2-piece female snap used on the rear parcel area, tunnel, and footwell floor mats. These fit over male snaps screwed to the body.

I used chalk to mark the back of the carpet where

I used chalk to mark the back of the carpet where the male snap is.

I placed the snap over the chal k mark and instal

I placed the snap over the chal;k mark, and installed the top piece of the snap.

The finished product

The finished product.

I used this carpet adhesive i picked up at Autozon

I used this carpet adhesive i picked up at Autozone. it works well, has a spider-web spray pattern for good coverage, and tacks up in 5 minutes.

One of the footwell side rail carpets I glued on

One of the footwell side rail carpets I glued on. I had to remove the vinyl-covered side panels from each side, since the carpet fits under the panels, which are screwed on.




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