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Registry: 1970 MG MGB GT V6 Conversion



John Warlimont's Silver Member 1970 MG MGB GT V6 Conversion
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Purchased from Dave Looper as a rolling chassis with title
in 04/2014. Arizona car with very little rust and straight body.New drivers floor pan and a bit of work to do on the cowl
area. When I bought it, fenders ,bonnet, and running gear were gone. Wire wheels changed to rostyles.
Installing Camaro 3.4 V6 with V8 T5. Bill Guzman aluminum A/C engine brackets, Willwood road brake kit, Fiero seats, Todd Budde fuel tank, AAW wiring kit.
Going to slowly build and debug then pull down for paint and interior

Vehicle Information

Owner: John Warlimont Silver Member   [jewar]
Location: Abbotsford, BC, Canada CAN
Status: Restoration in progress


VIN:GHD5UA196027G
Model Year:1970
Build Date:1970-01-01
Original Colour:Primrose Yellow
Current Colour:faded primrose yellow and prim
Odometer:62,000 miles
Body Code:GT
Engine Type:3.4 V6 EFI
Transmission:BW V8 T5
Last Updated:2015-12-29 21:40:19
Magic VIN Decoder
GHD5UA196027G
Factory: Abingdon, England
Make: MG
Engine: B-Series (1.2-2.4L) 4cyl
Body Type: GT or Coupe
Series: MGB MkIII (1970-1979)
Market: USA, Left Drive
Model Year: 1969 to 1970
Car Number: 196027
Engine Code: Not Set!

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Member Comments on Registry: 1970 MG MGB GT V6 Conversion   ↵
2012-11-18 06:25:37 # 8173
Comment by keith shifflett
What is wrong with it to make it sick?
Keith
2012-11-18 06:51:53 # 8174
Comment by David Looper
Keith
Mainly it is sick because it is semi (engine,overdrive trans, drive shaft, brakes. etc.) are out but are all here and some have been rebuilt and ready to go back in, upholstery is complete but some needs redoing, Any other quedtions call or write. Dave
2012-11-21 08:24:24 # 8205
Comment by doug wechsler
Interested in your car a few questions... Does the car have any rust - floor boards, quarter pannels, rockers...

Also is this a driver - driven daily

Thank you
2012-11-21 08:25:12 # 8206
Comment by doug wechsler
Interested in your car a few questions... Does the car have any rust - floor boards, quarter pannels, rockers...

Also is this a driver - driven daily

Thank you
2013-04-09 13:41:19 # 9898
Comment by wayne barry
would the O/D trani fit a MGB.. Price??

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Vehicle History

This vehicle's information was last updated on 2015-12-29 21:40:19

Changes from 2015-12-29 21:32:29 to previous 2012-11-17 17:28:42
Body Code added   GT
Engine Type 1.8L 4cyl 5main B Series → 3.4 V6 EFI
Trans Type 4Speed Overdrive → BW V8 T5
Colour faded primrose yellow → faded primrose yellow and prim
Status Repairs in progress → Restoration in progress
Changes from 2012-11-17 17:28:42 to previous 2011-07-21 23:39:01
Engine Type added   1.8L 4cyl 5main B Series
Trans Type added   4Speed Overdrive
Changes from 2011-02-02 21:20:20 to previous 2010-07-01 16:37:00
Vin HAVETOLOOKLATER → GHD5UA196027G

Ownership History

Date Owner ID Notes
Apr 1, 2014 John Warlimont  CANSilver Member Owner Transfer
Sep 11, 2011 David Looper  USA Owner Transfer
Jul 1, 2010 Trevor Catchpole  USA Added to Registry (ID 7598)

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