Army surplus switches on the MGB GT dash

67 MGB GT dash switches

I remember my father was always a little frustrated with the toggle switches that constantly broke on this MGB. Fortunately for us there was...
The original 67 MGB GT emblem showing 48 years of age

Cleaning the 1967 MGB GT grill

Now since the MG has been put away for the winter I've started disassembling different areas to give them a good cleaning and repair...
Repainted Peter Satori license plate from from my MGB

Repainted Peter Satori license plate frame

I don't imagine very many of the old Peter Satori license plate frames still exist as they are not exactly high quality stainless steel....
Newly repainted awesome looking Coopers air filters on my MGB GT.

Reinstalled my Coppers air filter housings today

I finally reinstalled my Coppers air filter housings on the MGB's SU carburetors today. What a difference a coat of paint makes! What you...
Porsche 356C basketcase

The crazy price of car basket cases

Many of the older collectible cars have become rust buckets with fewer decent cars available every year. As a result, collector cars become more...
MGB GT timing chain

Removing the timing chain from the MGB GT

Almost there with removing the crankshaft but first up is removing the timing chain. Getting the crankshaft pulley off was easy with my el...
AC Delco alternator with mounting plate rotated 120 degrees

Replacing the Lucas generator with an AC Delco alternator

Since my MGB GT is now negative ground it's time to switch out the old Lucas generator and install a modern alternator. I expect...
Rusty Cooper air filter housings

Repainting the original Coopers air filter housings

After 48 years of use the original Coopers air filter housings are looking pretty ratty and have some surface rust where paint has either...
Lucas horns are very sculptural, look at the beautiful curves in the housing

Repainting the old Lucas horns

These old Lucas horns are really funky. There's a low note Lucas horn, a high note Lucas horn, I haven't done any research yet...
MGB GT 1967 Ash Tray

Why am I restoring an MGB GT ashtray?

You gotta wonder what the planets are aligned like at this moment. I just pulled the ashtray out of my 1967 MGB GT cool...