Member Page: Jeff Schlemmer

B racer Jeff Schlemmer

Jeff Schlemmer

Member ID: B-racer
Status: Free Member
Shakopee, MN, USA   USA
Member Since: 2006-09-04
Home Site: The MG Experience
Last Login: 2018-06-20 07:27
Forum Activity: 2018-06-20 07:51
Forum Posts: 16,819
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1950 Willys Jeep Pickup Ferrous Jeff Schlemmer

1950 Willys Jeep Pickup
1971 MG MGB Autin Healey Engine Green Jeff Schlemmer

1971 MG MGB

2014 Dodge Charger

3 Vehicles — Total mileage: 71,000 mi (114,263 km) — Average age: 1978
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Member Journal – Jeff Schlemmer's Journal

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Chosing A Replacement Distributor

Posted on: Saturday October 20, 2007

45D ID d by its cylindrical cap

Choosing a replacement distributor I get asked this a lot: “Which distributor is going to work best in my car?” A 25D, 45D, Eurospec, or Flame Thrower? Maybe a factory 45DM, a 123, or a Mallory Unilite? They all have some advantages and disadvantages. My personal favorite for an MGB is the 25D. It’s a points distributor that’s perfectly reliable and can be easily converted to electronic ignition if you decide to eliminate the maintenance of points. There is a...

Engine Timing Explained

Posted on: Saturday October 20, 2007

Timing pointers 1968 jpg

Setting ignition timing In the MGB you can set your initial timing a number of ways. The easiest and most common way is to use an inductive pickup timing light. The pickup cable clamps around the front spark plug wire (cylinder #1) and the other two cables go to power and ground. The ground cable (black one) can be clipped to the alternator at any point that has bare exposed metal. The red clip can be attached to the lowest fuse in the fuse panel, which always has 12V present. Then flash t...

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2011-03-23 mgb Pertronix Installation Secrets Service:Electrical and Instruments 12

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