• Hi Guest! Being a Paying Supporter is NOT a requirement to participate at BCF. However, subscribing will help ensure we can continue to serve the LBC community for years to come. If you enjoy BCF and find our forum a useful resource...Please consider supporting us by **Upgrading**
    (PS: Subscribers don't see this banner)
Tips
Tips

1974 Midget - It's ALIVE!!!

AngliaGT

Yoda
Silver
Country flag
Online
John, A TRUE mechanic,came over & helped me with it.He gotit running,although the radiator/alternator/air pump are off of it. Now I can start putting it back together.I'll be asking a bunch ofdumb questions,& looking for some parts. I'm just so excited that it's worth keeping,& getting it going!If anyone has any NOS parts for this,please let me know. - Doug
 

JPSmit

Moderator
Staff member
Silver
Country flag
Offline
well done Doug - and there are no dumb questions

BTW did you get rid of your other cars/stuff? I lost track
 

drooartz

Moderator
Staff member
Gold
Country flag
Offline
Congratulations, Doug! :cheers:

Midgets are fun driving cars, hope you have many good miles together.
 

Bayless

Obi Wan
Silver
Country flag
Offline
Congrats. And as JP said, "there are not dumb questions." There are, however, dumb mistakes made because we did not ask that question.
 
OP
AngliaGT

AngliaGT

Yoda
Silver
Country flag
Online
JP, Sold the TR6,but still have : 1960 Ford Anglia 105E - needs to be restored 1967 MGB GT - 20 footer - runs great 1974 MG Midget - need to get it drivable 1978 Datsun B210 - I'll be forced to FINALLY get it going- so that I can get the Midget into the garage. 1978 Triumph Bonneville TR140V - need to get done 1978 Datsun B210 Parts Car - For parts 1995 Dodge Dakota V8,4WD - DD,& tow vehicle 2007 Ford Fusion,4cylinder,5 speed - Wife's car - Doug
 
OP
AngliaGT

AngliaGT

Yoda
Silver
Country flag
Online
So far,I've got a new water pump,all the tune-up parts,
radiator hoses,oil + filter,just need to install them.
I picked up the recored radiator today - $335!!!

- Doug
 

nomad

Yoda
Offline
So far,I've got a new water pump,all the tune-up parts,
radiator hoses,oil + filter,just need to install them.
I picked up the recored radiator today - $335!!!

- Doug

Did you recore for more cooling capacity? I've got a pile of stock.

Kurt.
 
Similar threads
Thread starter Title Forum Replies Date
S For Sale Austin Healey Sprite and MG Midget Factory Body Parts Manuals - 1958 - 1974 Austin Healey Classifieds 0
S For Sale MG Midget Workshop Manual on CD/ROM - 1962 - 1974 Models MG Classifieds 0
S For Sale Austin Healey Sprite and MG Midget Factory Workshop Manual on CD/ROM – 1962 - 1974 Spridgets Classified 0
S For Sale Austin Healey Sprite and MG Midget Factory Workshop Manual on CD/ROM – 1962 - 1974 Austin Healey Classifieds 0
C I'm looking at a 1974 MG Midget [chrome bumpers with black sabrinas] Spridgets 9
B 1974 Midget Spridgets 6
jmayzer For Sale 1974 MG Midget Mk III [Maryland, USA] Spridgets Classified 1
M For 1974 MG Midget - Crankshaft pulley bolt is 1 5/16"? Spridgets 4
walshja 1974 Midget on eBay Spridgets 2
Dadandson My 1974 Midget took Second!! Spridgets 6
bluemiata90 MIATA 5 SPEED TRANS INTO A 1974 MIDGET, POSSIBLE?? Spridgets 2
walshja just bought a 1974 Midget Spridgets 22
Dadandson 1974 Midget Front Brake calipers Spridgets 4
dingleberry3343 1974 MG Midget Brake Master Cyl. Spridgets 3
A 1974 Midget Seat Adjustment Spridgets 4
jhorton3 Will 1976 Midget Lines Work With A 1974 Midget? MG 3
bravenrace 1974 TRV 2500M FOR SALE Other British Classifieds 0
HAN5L778 MGB 1974 1/2 MGB Project car MG 0
krswen For Sale 1974 Panther J72 Other British Classifieds 4
J For Sale 1974 Spitfire for sale Triumph Classifieds 0
A 1974 2500M Spring Rates TVR 5
L TR6 1974 Tr6 ignition switch Triumph 3
T TR6 ajustable training arm brackets--- 1974 TR6 Triumph 14
J MGB 1974 1/2 MGB gasoline type MG 5
H TR6 1974 TR6 clutch noise when pedal is depressed Triumph 3
M 1974 Jensen INterceptor electrical help needed Other British Cars 8
wkilleffer MGB 1974 MGB convertible top anchor bar size MG 4
wkilleffer MGB 1974 MGB- New main wiring harness, but no start MG 11
F MGB Correct steering wheel - 1974 MG 2
AngliaGT Early [11/73] 1974 Radiator Removal - Spridgets 4
Gerry M TR6 1974 TR6 Wheel lug torque Triumph 4
T 1974 jensen healey Other British Cars 17
S TR6 1974 TR-6 project....I'm holding my breath and praying Triumph 13
2wrench TR6 1974 TR6: Ballast vs Non-ballast system. A look at the wiring. Triumph 58
W TR6 Question on Steering Wheel Puller for 1974 TR6 Triumph 10
D Found a 1974 Jensen Healey Spotted 3
wkilleffer T-Series Clutch pipe installation- 1974 MGB MG 2
aeronca65t Summit Point-1974 Racing 1
G TR6 1974 TR6 distributor advance spring specs Triumph 6
jsfbond 1974??? Triumph 3
M 1974 MklIII - inner chrome grill trim Spridgets 2
2 TR6 Price Reduces on 1974 TR6 W/Ovewrdrive. excellent Triumph 0
TR6BobNF TR6 1974 O/D TR6 For Sale in Newfoundland Triumph 1
I TR6 1974 tr6 Triumph 2
B 1974 mini part needed British Motor Corp 1
W TR6 Tr6 1974 Distributor Triumph 7
eschneider Morgan for sale: 1974 4-seater RHD 4/4 Other British Cars 3
BoneIdle MGB-GT 1974 GT fuse box layout MG 8
RynoBoy74tr6 TR6 1974 TR6 clutch adjustment Triumph 11
T 1974 photos MG 1

Similar threads

Top