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  1. MGB Re: 1972 MGB Project Blue First attempt and fixing no spark and other checks

    And so it begins! Thanks for the update - I look forward to reading of your progress, and I know you're gonna have a blast with it. Just remember: the journey is more valuable than the end...
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    MGB Re: B V6 Conversion Recommendations

    Hey, Kev -

    Having done one on a '69, I can tell you that it's not that bad. The rubber bumper Bs are easier, as the firewall has more room, motor mounts are different, and the radiator location...
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    Re: Datsun 2000

    And interestingly, the first of the body style of the later models, the SP 310 (1500 cc, I think), which closely resembles the MGB, debuted before the MGB!
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    Re: Datsun 2000

    Found a picture of mine:

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  5. MGB Re: 1972 MGB Project Blue First attempt and fixing no spark and other checks

    Well, Alon, it certainly sounds like you've got your hands full! And you have the priorities right with your list. I think you're on the right track by starting from scratch with the wiring, as it...
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    Re: Sometimes life is reality TV

    We can always count on you, Elliot... :lol:
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    Re: Datsun 2000

    Marv -

    I had a '69 2000 back around 1980 - great car! The overhead cam is fairly rev happy, and the five speed is a nice addition. And they were very successful in SCCA racing - I think Bob...
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    Re: Got this today

    Looks like a '68 Torino to me.
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    Re: New to BCF, not to BCs

    Paul -
    Very familiar with the area. Grandmother lived in San Antone (proper pronunciation... :jester:) and aunt and uncle in Comfort. Spent many vacations in the late fifties/early sixties at...
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    Re: Ford vs. Ferrari

    Two things: I haven't seen the movie yet, and am looking forward to it. Please, no spoilers!

    And again, it's a MOVIE... best you can say is that it's fact-based - albeit loosely, perhaps - and...
  11. Re: Happy Thanksgiving! and of course.... (annual tradition)

    Back at ya with another tradition:


    http://youtu.be/-yLg_bzwvxg
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    Re: New to BCF, not to BCs

    Welcome, Paul, from Townsend!

    Nice Healey - I noticed the setting for your pictures and the plates on the car. Are you a Texas transplant?
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    Re: New to me 1972 but not new to MGB

    Welcome, Alon - great story!

    So, where are you hiding this little gem 'til you get things sorted out?

    The '72 is a great choice, and I see the elusive grill trim for the hood is there - don't...
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    Re: German Opel

    And then there was this:

    https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/power-to-the-opel-1974-opel-manta/
  15. Thread: Camping

    by Mickey Richaud
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    Re: Camping

    Don't know. I do know that there aren't many manual transmission units out there, no doubt due to most folks not wanting them. That can affect pricing both ways...

    We got lucky with this one. ...
  16. Thread: Camping

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    Re: Camping

    Xterras are great trucks! Mine's a '13 model S with manual transmission so we can tow it behind the motorhome. Very capable 4-by-4s with an active following. Pity Nissan dropped it a few years ago.
  17. Thread: Camping

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    Re: Camping

    But all they get is a shrubbery!

    By the way, how's the GMC motorhome coming along? We're thinking about making a trip across Canada next year - interested in joining us?

    Mickey
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    Re: Makin' The Best of a Bad Situation

    It did have okra, too, right? :wink:
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    Re: Makin' The Best of a Bad Situation

    Got that right! Had homemade oat bread and a couple of Shiner Bocks to go with it.
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    Re: Makin' The Best of a Bad Situation

    Crawfish chowder to go with the LSU game last night.
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    Re: Greg from Knoxville, TN USA

    Hey, Greg -

    Mickey Richaud, in Townsend here; welcome to the BCF!

    If you aren't already aware, there's a great local club, Blount British Car Club, headquartered in Maryville. We'll be meeting...
  22. Thread: Camping

    by Mickey Richaud
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    Re: Camping

    We have a 30' motor home and love it! Great to have your own bed, linens, kitchen and bathroom, and setup is a breeze. It levels itself hydraulically, and the only hookups I have are electricity,...
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    Re: GEAUX Tigers!!

    Well, I thought so...

    Great game, at any rate!
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    GEAUX Tigers!!

    https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-1-d&q=college+football+rankings
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    Re: Remember Will Rogers

    http://youtu.be/N8fwtkC5UJU
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