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    Wanted 1970 MGB rear bumper irons

    I am in need of a pair of rear bumper irons fod the 1970 split bumpers.

    Thanks

    Bill
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Sandy's TR 3

    Oil canning can drive a person to drink. I've spent many hours working them out. Tried many different methods. The small shrinking disc seemed to work fairly well. I even used my MIG welder to hit...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Sandy's TR 3

    My how time flies. And I guess I'm somewhat of an old slacker. However, as noted in an earlier post, my kids are keeping me busy with LBC projects. And then there's the honey do list...........oh...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: TR2/3 Guru Final Exam

    John, if you can't easily locate a collar take the one you have, along with the clip, to a machine shop and have them cut in the recess. Shouldn't take a good machinest more than ten minutes.
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    TR2/3/3A Re: TR2/3 Guru Final Exam

    John,

    After looking at my 1959 bull nosed starter I see a difference that could be significant. In your pictures there is a bronze/brass collar in front of the retaining clip. On my starter that...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: TR2/3 Guru Final Exam

    OK, that was interesting. No I need to go look at my starter.
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Running a little hot...

    Check your distributor and vacuum advance unit. Running with late timming will cause it to run hot. If the vacuum advance is not pulling vacuum and advancing the timming at road speed it can run...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Which club- VTR or TRA?

    Hey Joe, thanks for the invite. I do plan on being there. All I have to do is remember to find your tent and ask for Joe. Sounds easy enough. But with my memory ya never know.
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Which club- VTR or TRA?

    Looks like it'll be VTR for me. I want to get the car as close to totally correct as I can but I'm not into concourse type shows. The car will not be a trailer queen. It will get driven. Plus the...
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    TR2/3/3A Which club- VTR or TRA?

    I plan on joining one club. I would like to hear some opinions as to which club is the better one. I was leaning towards VTR but I do like the fact that TRA produced that wonderful document called...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Sandy's TR 3

    Dave, you know what that seam is like. You're the guy that made a wire edge patch for the front section and now you want me to open it up? Come on over when you get some free time.:)
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Sandy's TR 3

    Thanks John.

    It is likely that this TR will also never see rain. But living here in the northeast we get intensive humidity on certain days when the weather warms up and the garage floor and...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Sandy's TR 3

    Here’s an update on the fender repairs. I made a pair of the lower flanges and I think they fit pretty well.
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    At least the one for the left fender does. The right fender is still a rusted...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Sandy's TR 3

    Here's a brief update. I have the lower patch tacked in place and I think it fits very well.
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    Before removing the rear mounting flange I drilled two small holes through the lip of...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Sandy's TR 3

    Thanks guys and thanks Basil for that video. I'll use it for future updates, one coming tomorrow.

    I started on the other forum because I have always been an MG guy. I bought my A in1967 and...
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    TR2/3/3A Sandy's TR 3

    Four years ago I bought TS42031L. The car was produced on January 7, 1959; according to Frank Conklin. Thanks for that info Frank. I drug home two trailer loads of parts that are supposed to be a...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Starting my Bodywork journey.

    Sorry for taking this off course. I see your frame is white. Do you think that is the original color?
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Mostly TRiumph!!

    Well now, there's a TR3 in which the radiator can be easily removed.
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Upholstery ?!

    Now you've done it!

    I had a great deal of respect and admiration for your skills, talent and willingness to share and teach. Now however that has all doubled. I love my cars but my dogs are far...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: SU Carb Tuning

    John, go to teglerizer.com/suneedledb. Then scroll down to the "web based searchable needle index". Great chart. However, I think you'll find that 99% of all needles are .0890" at station one....
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