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by steve00136
Fri Aug 28, 2020 12:03 am
Forum: MGB Roadster & MGB GT Forum
Topic: Confusing gear change
Replies: 1
Views: 459

Re: Confusing gear change

Think the first thing i would suspect was air in the system which can be a real pain to get rid of. See how i eventually cleared the air out at https://mgb.tips/2020/05/21/mgb-clutch- ... placement/
and
https://mgb.tips/2020/06/27/degassing-c ... ydraulics/
by steve00136
Wed Jul 29, 2020 1:58 am
Forum: MGB Roadster & MGB GT Forum
Topic: Carbs
Replies: 1
Views: 367

Re: Carbs

by steve00136
Wed Jun 24, 2020 8:24 am
Forum: MGB Roadster & MGB GT Forum
Topic: ignition timing with vac gauge
Replies: 8
Views: 3769

Re: ignition timing with vac gauge

Vac gauge needs to be on the manifold.
by steve00136
Wed Jun 24, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: MGB Roadster & MGB GT Forum
Topic: Vacuum Test
Replies: 2
Views: 1702

Re: Vacuum Test

You need to do a vac test on the manifold - doesn't have to be the centre of the manifold.
by steve00136
Fri May 08, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: MGB Roadster & MGB GT Forum
Topic: ignition timing with vac gauge
Replies: 8
Views: 3769

Re: ignition timing with vac gauge

My vac gauge is on the inlet manifold being an RB to CB conversion. I don't think you will get the correct results taking the reading from the carbs. I've read on another forum where they didn't use a vac just twisted the dist until they got the best tickover - disconnect the dist vac first and plug...
by steve00136
Mon Mar 09, 2020 5:32 am
Forum: MGB Roadster & MGB GT Forum
Topic: Almost power steering feel
Replies: 3
Views: 2512

Re: Almost power steering feel

Not yet. Most likely next winter when I have a few other jobs on front susp to do.
by steve00136
Mon Mar 09, 2020 5:20 am
Forum: MGB Roadster & MGB GT Forum
Topic: ignition timing with vac gauge
Replies: 8
Views: 3769

Re: ignition timing with vac gauge

Thanks Pete I'll check that out next time I have my strobe connected.
by steve00136
Thu Feb 06, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: MGB Roadster & MGB GT Forum
Topic: Rear springs MGB roadster
Replies: 3
Views: 2573

Re: Rear springs MGB roadster

A lot of remanufactured parts leave a lot to be desired. I replaced the axle straps on mine recently and the replacement parts don't look any where near as robust as the originals.

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