Member ID: palouseBMember Status: Free Member
Member Since: 2007-09-06
Home Site: The MG Experience
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Last Login: 2013-05-21 18:02:46
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Cars I own or have owned in the past: 67' MGB, 69' TR6, 72' 240z, 72' Volvo 1800E
2 Vehicles -- Total mileage: 230,000 mi (370,149 km) -- Average age: 1973
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Posted on: Friday August 5, 2011
This winter I would like to have the gearbox gone through so we pulled the engine and box out of the parts car so any needed parts could be salvaged. Engine was pulled the farmer way...borrow one wheel tractor and lift it out with the bucket. Total job took less than 3 hrs.
Posted on: Monday February 28, 2011
Installed new glass into the bottom rail of the frame with one of the side pillars already connected. This required then adding the remaining pillar to the windshield and using the tie down rachets to make the bottom rail to pillar connections first. Then using the rachet straps to install the top rail to frame. With a liberal amount of astroglide it all came together. The dash board was lifted off the cowl and the windshield was set in. Had to start with the bolt on the driver's side closest to...
Posted on: Thursday February 17, 2011
When taking apart the frame I was unable to remove the two bottom screws that attached the bottom rail to the driver's side windshield pillar. The passenger's side did come free so after removing it and the top rail, all the channels were cleaned and the frame was preassembled with the new glass (w/o rubber gasket)just to assure everything was straight. I had two other windshield frames and each had the same problem of rusted bottom rail to side pillar screws. It must be a result of living in th...
Posted on: Thursday February 3, 2011
Since last summer's carb switch worked, the dizzy was sent out to be recurved from the weber set up. Having got that back, its been installed and now it's time to tackle the cracked windshield before spring.
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