Engine Lifting Kit

This is the equipment that i bought to take the MGB engine and gearbox out. 1 ton folding crane 500kg … More

Which way to advance?

Was checking the timing which was slightly out on the MGB. Should be 10deg for strobe timing but based on … More

Timing cover oil leak

Think i may have found another oil leak that i hadn’t spotted whilst the engine was out. Oil was dripping … More

Poor quality gaskets

Unfortunately from a so called reputable supplier! Look at the hole locations…..none of them would line up together no matter … More

Folding the soft top

When folding the soft top i give the plastic windows a bit more protection against being damaged by rolling the … More

Remote Boot Opener

Been playing around with this for a while. Removed the latch from the car. Drilled a 4mm hole in the … More

Dating glass markings

Pre 1972/3 the main supplier of glass was Triplex after which mainly Sicursiv. Apparently the first digit under the name … More

More racing heritage

Looks like the hard top i bought recently has had some racing heritage. I found the top on eBay and … More

Duplex Timing Chain

I was pleasantly surprised to find a duplex timing chain when i recently had the engine out. Originally all mgb’s … More

SU carb needle id tag

There are so many different needles available for the SU carbs so just to remind me (and and future owner … More

The Stages of MGB Tuning

Ever wondered what the different stages of tuning means for the MGB. Found this article on the internet. more info … More

MGB Fuel filter Debate

Fuel filter | MG MGB Technical | MG-Cars.net An interesting forum discussion about the use of a fuel filter. Mine … More

MGB and Toms Knob

Ever wondered what toms knob looks like? I thought I’d take a picture of it whilst the engine was out. … More

Engine Back In Car

Glad to get engine back in car – jobs a lot easier using the leveller. The objective is to ensure … More

Period AA handbook

When i spotted the 1975/6 handbook i thought for the sake of a couple of quid it would go with … More

Clutch Replacement?

With the engine out and the gearbox off time to look at the clutch. I could see what was possibly … More