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...
Pirelli Cinturato tire

MGB GT receives new 165HR14 Pirelli Cinturato tires

The MGB GT originally left the factory on 165HR14 Pirelli Cinturato tires. This first set lasted about 12,500 miles (The note on the receipt...
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...
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...
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...
1972 MGB 18V harmonic balancer with cracked rubber

The more you look, the more rubber is bad. Harmonic balancers for the MGB

I'm beginning to get the feeling that there isn't a single piece of rubber in the MGB GT or either of the two engines...
Peter Satori Pasadena license plate frame from 1968 before repainting

Peter Satori Pasadena license plate frame

If you wanted to buy a fancy British car in Southern California in the 60's and 70's you likely ended up at Peter Satori...
The great looking original wire wheels on my 1967 MG MGB GT

Wire wheel parts for the MG MGB GT

I just discovered earlier today a small package that was tucked away with the original jack and knock off wheel wrenches. This package didn't...
1967 MGB GT California rear license plate

Original MGB GT California license plates

I knew I had these original California license plates in my office and finally found them tonight. What's interesting is that they have 1963...