Chicagoland MG Club: Driveline March 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 / 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
MGB Shift Lever Painted black, surface rust. For MGB '68-'76. $4.00 / MGB Used Gearbox Non-Overdrive, '77-'80. Internal condition unknown. $15.00 / MGB Used Leaf Spring Pair 7-leaf spring, from '72 GT $25.00/pair / MGB Bare Engine Block 5-Main, No serial number plate. Black in color, so it's probably an 18V. Includes extras like used pistons, connecting rods, valve cover, pan, misc. $25.00 / MGB Center Console 2 available, see pictures. '72-'80 $8.00 each / MGBGT Rear Hatch Good Condition $40.00
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
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,
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 Gabriel Paul, Contact by email, 810.569.1069, - Grand Blanc, MI
Non-Member - 1976 MGB 88,000 original miles. 4 cylinder 4 speed. Rebuilt carburetor and alternator. New solenoid and brakes. Starts and runs good. Needs some rust spots taken care of, I just can't due to health. I have taken the top off due to rips(I still due have it). No serious offer will be turned down. $2500.00. Ask me anything and I will tell you what I know about the car. See web site for Kevin Tully, 309.932.2485 , - Galva, IL

Parts For Sale
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

Parts Wanted
Non-Member - Wanted: Bugeye Parts. I am working on a Bugeye and need a 2 wiper motor and cable, also bonnet parts or what have you. I will be attending your swap meet in February. Michigan Matt, - Michigan

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