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In this video we go behind the scenes at British Motor Heritage Limited, to show you the processes of manufacturing an MGB bodyshell.
The journey of rebuilding a 76 MG Midget into the most fun car I have ever driven. I love this little car.
In this video, Brendan from Spridget Mania rebuilds the front stub axles and brakes on Sprites & Midgets using Timken tapered roller bearings and shimming them using the MGB method and specs. Here are some links to some of the products featured in this video: Timken Tapered Roller Bearing Set (one axle): http://www.spridgetmania.com/part/SUS166T/Timken-Front-Wheel-Bearing-Kit-For-1-Side--Sprite--Mg-Midget--Morris Front bearing Shims: http://www.spridgetmania.com/part/GHF550/Front-Tapered-Roller-Bearing-Shim-Kit-Sprite--Midget Replacement Front Stub Axle Spacer: http://www.spridgetmania.com/part/88G321/Front-Wheel-Bearing-Spacer--Sprite---Mg-Midget Steel Billet Stub Axles: http://www.spridgetmania.com/part/C-BTA744/Competition-Right-Front-Stub-Axle-Spindle-With-King-Pin--Sprite---Mg-Midget http://www.spridgetmania.com/part/C-BTA745/Competition-Left-Front-Stub-Axle-Spindle-With-King-Pin--Sprite---Mg-Midget Rebuilt Stock Stub Axles: http://www.spridgetmania.com/part/BTA744E/Stub-Axle-Spindle-With-King-Pin-Kit-Right-For-Disc-Brake--Sprite--Mg-Midget http://www.spridgetmania.com/part/BTA745E/Stub-Axle-Spindle-With-King-Pin-Kit-Left-For-Disc-Brake--Sprite--Mg-Midget New Lower Pans: http://www.spridgetmania.com/part/AHA7029-NEW/Front-Lower-A-arm--Sprite---Mg-Midget Brembo Standard Brake Rotors: http://www.spridgetmania.com/part/BTA383/Brake-Rotor-Disc-Wheel-Sprite--Mg-Midget-Brembo dba Drilled and Slotted Rotors: http://www.spridgetmania.com/part/BTA383-COMP/Drilled-And-Slotted-Competition-Brake-Rotor-Pair EBC Brake Pads: http://www.spridgetmania.com/part/GBP281KEVLAR/Classic-Austin-Mini-Brake-Pad-Ebc-Kevlar-For-84-Disc-Rotor Used Steering Arms (early type to 1972): http://www.spridgetmania.com/part/U-BTA648%5F649/Used-Steering-Arm-Pair-Left--Right-Sprite--Midget-To-1972 Connect with Spridget Mania: Web: http://www.spridgetmania.com Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/SpridgetMania Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/minimania_com Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/minimaniainc/ Google +: http://plus.google.com/109690635628067357029/posts Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Or give us a call today toll free at (800) 946-2642
A weekly update on all the classic car restorations going on in the shop. Take a walk with us and take a look at what is going on here at A Road Less Traveled with Restore Cars. We have over 15 cars under restoration and 18 engines being completely overhauled.
In this video we identify the various A-Series engines found in the Austin Healey Sprite and MG Midgets through 1974. Below is listing of the various Engine ID Prefixes and other associated information. Factory Engine ID Prefixes: 9C - Austin Healey Sprite Mk I (Bugeye/Frogeye), 1958-1961, 948CC - MOWOG/"Engine" Green 9CG - Austin Healey Sprite Mk II/MG Midget Mk I, 1961-1962, 948CC - MOWOG/"Engine" Green 10CG - Austin Healey Sprite Mk II/MG Midget Mk I, 1962-1964, 1098CC - MOWOG/"Engine" Green (1.75" Crankshaft main journal size) 10CC - Austin Healey Sprite Mk III/MG Midget Mk II, 1964-1966, 1098CC - MOWOG/"Engine" Green (2.00" Crankshaft main journal size) 12CC - Austin Healey Sprite Mk IV/MG Midget Mk III, 1967, 1275CC - MOWOG/"Engine" Green/possibly also the Light Green hammer finish (all "Thin Flange" blocks) 12CD/12CE (home market)/12CJ - Austin Healey Sprite Mk IV/MG Midget Mk III, 1968-1971, 1275CC - Light Green hammer finish - All emission controlled/evaporative loss engines (except 12CE) 12V - MG Midget Mk III, 1971-1974, 1275CC - Black Got a question about your engine? Email me at email@example.com. Sprite and Midget Light Green Metallic Engine Paint: http://www.spridgetmania.com/part/GAP411/HEALEY-SPRIDGET-GREEN-METALLIC-ENGINE-PAINT---SPRAY-CAN Sprite and Midget MOWOG Green Engine Paint: http://www.spridgetmania.com/part/GAP410-REP/ENGINE-PAINT-MOWOG-GREEN If you've got a Classic Mini Cooper, here's a very comprehensive list of engine ID's from Mini Mania: http://www.minimania.com/article/1520/Engine_-_Identification_Data_UPDATED Connect with Spridget Mania: Web: http://spridgetmania.com Web: http://www.minimania.com Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/minimania Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/minimania_com Google +: http://plus.google.com/109690635628067357029/posts Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Or give us a call today toll free at (800) 946-2642
Have a look at how we bring a classic back to life. Watch as we revive the MG Midget bodyshell in this detailed bodybuilding video. If you'd like a tour of our factory or revive your old models, get in touch with the experts - Motoring Classics.