MG Midget Bodyshell / Bodybuilding

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MGB Bodyshell Build

In this video we go behind the scenes at British Motor Heritage Limited​, to show you the processes of manufacturing an MGB bodyshell.

1976 MG Midget Rebuild

The journey of rebuilding a 76 MG Midget into the most fun car I have ever driven. I love this little car.

Stub Axle Rebuild With Tapered Roller Bearings, Sprite & Midget

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: brendanm@minimania.com Or give us a call today toll free at (800) 946-2642

What"s going on with all the classic car restorations here at Restore Cars?

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.

Sprite and Midget Engine Identification

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 brendanm@minimania.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: info@minimania.com 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.

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