Chicagoland MG Club: Driveline February 2010

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New Listings From the Parts Locker
MGB Engine Front Plate, good used cond. $5.00 // MGB Fuel Fill Pipe, used, for '70-'75 $7.00 // Lucas 4 Fuse Box, used, no cover. $3.00 // Lucas 2 Fuse Box, used $3.00 // MGB Hood Latch, used, '62-'74 1/2 $5.00 // Early MGB Shift Lever, for '62-'67. Chrome 5/10. Surface rust on ball and threads, needs polishing. $4.00 // MGB Camshaft Sprocket, used. Double row for 18G thru 18GK engines. $7.00 // MGB RH Door Latch, used. For '65-'67 $8.00

Previously Listed Items
MGBGT Rear Hatch Good Condition $40.00 // MGB Steering Column Complete, includes lock and key. The column looks like a later model, but the wheel looks like a '73-'76 $30.00 // MGB Dashboard '68-'71. Several splits in vinyl cover. Includes switches, gauges, wiring $35.00 // MGB Front Shocks Need service or rebuild. No resistance. $20.00 for pair // MGB Radio Console '72-'76. Good used shape. 15.00 // MGB Swivel Axle Pair Used, need rebuilding. Surface rust, but axles and threads are in good shape. $50.00 // MGBGT Vent Window and Frame set Chrome 5/10 (pitted). Should clean up well for a driver. $20.00
There are additional items and pictures of most items available on the club website at or email our parts master, David Evans at with your parts request.

Cars for Sale
Non-Member - 1979 White MG MGB 97,600 miles. 4 speed manual transmission with overdrive. We've done a little rehab on it like wire wheels added 2 years ago. Engine needs a little work. We want to her to go to a good home. Steve and Deb Yirku, 815.439.0718 - Plainfield, IL
Non-Member - 1967 MGB Roadster British Racing Green, wire wheels. Complete University Motors mechanical restoration performed 2007-2009 including: Engine & trans complete rebuild, cylinder head: complete rebuild -port/polish, performance valve grind. Performance cam. All ancillaries rebuilt or replaced - incl. new Pertronix ditributor/electronic ignition. Rear springs rebuilt, repainted, installed with polyurethane bushings. Front rotors and pads replaced, calipers rebuilt. Four new tires, two rebuilt wire wheels. Over $9,000 invested. All receipts available. Newer carpet & interior. Rust free, car and the paint looks great at about 15 feet. I've been told that a little touch-up and a color sand would make a huge difference with the paint. The car drives absolutely fantastic. $7500 OBO Gabriel Paul, Contact by email, 810.569.1069, - Grand Blanc, MI
Member - 1951 MG TD TD 3255, Engine XPAG 3570 11 years on complete restoration. This TD has been a consistent trophy winner in car shows throughout the Midwest. Restored to “original” with some enhancements and upgrades. Call for details. This TD has successfully competed in and completed 7 long distance (1000 mile/24 hour) rally’s. This TD has over 30,000 miles on it since restoration, and thus has a few touched up dings, yet still shows well and it’s a car you could jump into and drive anywhere. Included with car--custom velour dust cover, vintage trunk for luggage rack, TD books and manuals. $25,000.00 OBO Curt Bork, 660.342.3485, - Near Memphis,MO
Member - 1979 MGB Roadster Pageant blue with beige interior. 100,252 miles. Was essentially reconditioned to original. Dual SU HS4's and Jeff Schlemmer 45D ignition. I have a lot of money in this car and know I won't see it again, and am buying an "E" Type, so I'd like to pass it along to someone else. Please see for pictures and scroll for journal entries that describe what has been done to the car. Roy Lichter or Thomas Lichter, 773.545.6439,
Parts For Sale
Member - Complete pedal box assembly from a 1972 MGB. Includes all fittings and hardware. Cover included but not pictured. If you are planning to convert a pre-1968 single-circuit braking system to dual-circuit, you need a complete setup like this. Asking $40. See web site for pictures. Jim Evans, 630.858.8192,
Non-Member - MGTD Parts, prices not including shipping. Moss Motors Part #243-780 Set of side curtain covers Tan Retail price $399.95 and Moss Motors Part #243-735 Full Canvas Top 2 Bow Tan Retail price $456.95   Still in the original carton delivered to me. Asking for both $700.00 Original Heater refurbished in full working order $120.00 Original 2 bow frame canopy painted with new oak top rail $220.00 Original 1 set of 4 side curtain frames (1 needs small weld) Painted $350.00 Full set chrome strip kit for above, $80.00 Parking lamp fender chrome in fair condition $25.00 Parking lamp fender chrome in fair condition $25.00 Original Switch ignition/headlamp with 1 key (not refurbished) $70.00 Original Lamp warning green w/lens & bezel & Original Lamp warning red w/lens & bezel $40.00/pair 1 New Lamp warning green with lens and bezel $20.00 Original 2 End Panels for gas tank fully chromed $120.00 Radiator cap Full chrome $45.00 2 Original Brackets fully chromed/ to headlamps $30.00 Gearshift leaver original fair condition $20.00 Dave, 239.695.0303,
Non-Member - 4 Midget rib case transmissions Unknown condition, all for $300.00 I will be attending your swap meet in February. Michigan Matt, - Michigan

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