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  1. Re: Question - wiper switch and signal switch ends

    JP pretty sure they do IIRC from my '68 Sprite. I think just a press fit but others may have other opinions. Give it a spray with some Chrome In A Can.
  2. Re: Richmond VA 1960 Bugeye Bringing Miss Eva back to life.

    You did one heck of an engine build if you can hit 130 mph LOL in your garage.
  3. Re: Richmond VA 1960 Bugeye Bringing Miss Eva back to life.

    One point to mention. Don’t leave ignition switches on any longer than needed for testing as it’s possible to burn out points if you do. There is no AUX Circuit to operate devices in a BE.
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    Re: Fender seam annoyance...

    Was this car chemically dipped by any chance. Residual stripper in there???? I cleaned up Bugsy's seams on the bonnet yesterday prior to paint and discovered a previously unknown dent that had been...
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    Re: Potential New Project

    Ray,

    Welcome Back. Exciting to know that you are back among the BE Community once again. Hoping that life's hurdles are in your rear view mirror. I just got a quote on beautiful paintwork for...
  6. Re: In need of 2 Fulcrum Pin Bolts - MOSS Has them on Back Order

    I was able to source this AM from BPNW. I got the last 2 they had in stock. Here on 9/19. Thanks Team.
  7. Re: In need of 2 Fulcrum Pin Bolts - MOSS Has them on Back Order

    Thanks JP, BPNW has them as well u’m Told. Let me run with a couple of other sources and see if I can order them. Thanks all.
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    Re: Bugeye electrical questions

    I had a similar situation but a BE w Generator. Winter, car stored in garage. Typical usage run 2 1/2 miles to grocery store and back, at night, radio on with heater and lights on and BTW Halogen...
  9. In need of 2 Fulcrum Pin Bolts - MOSS Has them on Back Order

    Anyone have 2 spare Fulcrum Pin Bolts in their Parts stash. The two on the DS, were installed < 18 months ago, and were rusted in solid when I disassembled Bugsy's Front Suspension, and I needed the...
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    Re: Bugeye oil pan help

    Either that or you will be sleeping permanently in the garage after doing that to your wife’s countertop. Honey it was the only way I could do it.
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    Re: Whole project must go

    And Rut lives near you. He needs more stuff to work on in his “dotage”! He’ll give them a good home.
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    Re: Grinding when shifting into first

    Just do it. Shift into second and then you will find when sitting still it will just slide easily into First Gear. What oil are you using in the tranny. Recommended is 30W Non Detergent oil and...
  13. Re: Help with 60 Bugeye - major drivetrain issue...

    Your car will grind when going into first as it is non Synchronized. You need to be at a complete stop in order to put it into First Gear. Get into the Gabito I’d shifting into Second Gear and then...
  14. Re: Richmond VA 1960 Bugeye Bringing Miss Eva back to life.

    Don’t you have a horn button that fits that steering wheel. That size opening could fit a Moto Lita center push. Easier to use the needing to hunt for a push button located in the dash. Safety Fast!!!
  15. Re: Pages from Porter Spridget Restoration Manual on Seat Recovering, You Tube Videos

    George,

    Porter Book is a Spridget Restoration Guider. Yellow Cover. Lots of useful restoration and How To Tips




    Midget Lindsay Porter
  16. Re: Richmond VA 1960 Bugeye Bringing Miss Eva back to life.

    Yes I did. Fits perfect. And another BE owner is lined up to use it after. Thanks again.
  17. Re: Richmond VA 1960 Bugeye Bringing Miss Eva back to life.

    You do realize having that other toy in the garage will delay you in getting the Bugeye done. Looking good, waiting to hear vroom, vroom noises soon. Me 2nd painter is supposed to have quote back to...
  18. Re: Pages from Porter Spridget Restoration Manual on Seat Recovering, You Tube Videos

    Issue Solved. Thanks to David Doan I got a copy of the 11 pages with pictures on recovering BE Seats. If you need a copy please let me know.
  19. Pages from Porter Spridget Restoration Manual on Seat Recovering, You Tube Videos

    I of course can't find my Porter Book on Spridget Restoration. Anyone got a copy who can scan the few pages on SeatCover reinstall as a .pdf and e-mail them to me? As I recall there are some good...
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    Re: Windshield rubber seal

    Very nice color on the MGA. I'll be over at my sisters if not today likely tomorrow as I need to grab my upholstery clips out of her garage. I'll try and get your measurements Rut.
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    Re: Windshield rubber seal

    Chopped
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    Re: Windshield rubber seal

    So Rut are you trying to build a chipped windshield. Bugsy’s windshield is off the car and I can get what you need. Give me some more info and derail. PM or email me. Windshield is at my sisters...
  23. Re: Electrical Troubleshooting Advice Needed

    You need to start by pulling apart every bullet connector and polish up with a Drexel Tool and wire Brush. Females side an 1/8” drill bit on low speed. Get both sides nice and shiny. Sane for fuse...
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    Re: More Sprite progress finally

    That was Bugsy I sold to Alan Fisher up in New Hampshire. It does provide the advantages if roll up windows, a trunk, and a top that can be put up rather than erected. And most people think it is a...
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    Re: More Sprite progress finally

    Sure you can do a front tilt on a Mk IV. I did it with Bugsy I. Oh you do need a BE Bonnet but I did it.6003660037
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