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MG TD TF 1500 - Any Idea?

These were loose parts that came with the car. Any idea what they are?

Bill Reid TD4618

The badly rusted tin came with the tool kit & had a rubber tube inside used for bleeding the brakes. The tin for the TD was originally a bright yellow & was made by Lockheed. The earlier tins were a brown colour. I don't recognise the other item though it does look like a linkage from a carby, though not original to the TD. Cheers
Peter TD 5801
P Hehir

The second piece is a fast-idle mechanism.

Tom Lange
MGT Repair
t lange

The one in the middle is a Stainless Steel Ruler!

Don TF 4887 "Figaro' TC 1736 "Sibelius'
Don Walker

You're a classic wag Don :-) Cheers
Peter TD 5801
P Hehir

Above correct. The fast idle link goes on the rear side of the front carb. The flipper piece pivots on a bolt and the other goes into a hole on the brass jet lever. George
George Butz

Bill Reid TD4618

Does anyone know if Bleeder are still making "Brain Tub's". I could use one!
A R Jones

This thread was discussed between 20/02/2017 and 22/02/2017

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