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Orange County NY, USA
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2 Vehicles -- Total mileage: 268,000 mi (431,304 km) -- Average age: 1971
There are 12 total entries in this Journal.
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Posted on: Sunday January 31, 2010
Converting MGB spline drive (wire wheel) to bolt on. Iâ€™ve recently converted my 1967 MGB/GT, Salisbury axle, from spline drive to bolt on (disc wheel). For those that might want to make the conversion, below is a detailed procedure. You will need the following parts to do the job. A set of front and rear original MGB 4 bolt hubs. Bolt pattern is 4â€x 4.5â€. These are NLA so youâ€™ll need to source a good used set. Try eBay. 2 Grease caps. Moss part #264-51...
Posted on: Saturday April 26, 2008
4/26/2008...Installed a new 96 amp alternator. Kept the old one and set it up as a drop in spare...just in case.
Posted on: Saturday April 12, 2008
It's been over a year since I've written in this journal so i'll do a quick summary. 2007 Installed new carpet set from Prestige. Bought a better recessed grille from Mike Joy and installed it. Brought interior back to 1971 specs. April 2008 Removed entire rear end and painted. Replaced thrush washers and pinion washers. Rebuilt rear brakes. New e-brake cable. New leaf springs and hardware from Brit-Tek. Installed new Moto-Lita wood wheel. Replaced AAE needles with AAU.
Posted on: Monday January 29, 2007
It's the end of January and plans are underway to replace the carpeting and remove the center console. I've requested samples from TRF and Prestige and will make a decision based on color. TRF's prices are higher but if the quality and color is better than Prestige, I'll go with them. The hardtop is installed and I've been driving mostly each weekend to keep the car rolling through the winter. We've had no snow yet so it's been great. I'm also going to re-install my original fish-mouth grille as...
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