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MGB-GT Sorting my new 1970 MGB GT

Dontyler

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I just purchased my GT. It is a one owner California car that we imported to Toronto Canada. Joined the Toronto MG Club as well. Previously have had healeys and a supercharged TD, but never a B.
The car has the Moss Minuki carb setup And pcv kit. I am not familiar with them and am looking for any advice on a stutter at about 3000 rpm That only occurs under full throttle. Stutters, feels like it will stall, clears its throat and pops, then settles back down. feels like a vacuum leak and am starting to trace that down. The pcv is leaking oil around the hose connections, suggesting a leak there at least.
All ideas welcome.
 

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Don, welcome to BCF! You posted your question in our forum that we set up to discuss this new forum software. For this type of specific MG-related topic, you want to post in our "MG" forum. I am moving this thread to the MG forum so if you are reading this now then you are in the MG forum.

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Don, welcome to BCF! You posted your question in our forum that we set up to discuss this new forum software. For this type of specific MG-related topic, you want to post in our "MG" forum. I am moving this thread to the MG forum so if you are reading this now then you are in the MG forum.

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Thanks!
 

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welcome neighbour - can't help but you are in the right place. I am in Etobicoke - you?
 

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Small world. Grew up in Humber Valley Village. Currently on Lynwood Ave, 1 block south of St Clair west off avenue road.
 

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Progress, put a clamp on the pcv hose and problem mostly solved. Probably found the main vacuum leak. Idles lower and smooth. a few test miles needed to be sure.
 
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