Welcome to our resource for MG Car Information.
MG MGA - Pandora's Box Opened
|Ok now I've "f" it up.|
I tried to do the aluminum buildup my self, which didn't take.
Off to the welder for a try....for $20 what the heck.
So I seemed to to have melted something inside the dizzy.
Based on a complete disassembly (yes, yes day late, dollar short) and the shop manual it appears there was a spacer between the body of the distributor and the last plate on the shaft (under the counterweights.
What do we know about that part? Moss doesn't appear to sell a replacement.
Here are the pertinant numbers from the distributor
160 (made in January 1960)
|Give Jeff at Advanced Distributors a call, he might be able to fix you up. http://www.advanceddistributors.com/|
This thread was discussed on 04/08/2008
MG MGA index
This thread is from the archive. The Live MG MGA BBS is active now.