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MG Midget and Sprite Technical - Fitting up my mk 3 doors

Hi, In the next few days Im going to start fitting up my mk 111 doors, I understand there is a sequence to this, anyone done it recently and found the best order of fitting bits? Martin.
m a frame

Just done mine fitted door catches and locks then outer window seal and rear window runner and put quarter lights in loose then put window gear in fully wound up and hooked it through the winder hole slid glass in from top and on to gear then start to bolt runners up and finaly the worst job fit inner seal good luck took me about 2 hours a side .
mark (1977 1500 Midget) Preston Lancs

It is best to leave the seals until last, but you really need to buy or fabricate a tool to fit the retaining clips.
Dave O'Neill 2

best description is in midget Reborn by Peter Berkin; there are extracts in the archive, do a search....
David Smith

Martin. Try this, and on there you should find exactly what you want. The definitive article on building up doors, written by the great Norm Kerr who is a frequent contributor on the BBS.

b higginson

This thread was discussed between 12/06/2011 and 13/06/2011

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