Chicagoland MG Club: Driveline July 2017


Non-Member - 197 MGB w/air conditioning
Sebring kit (not installed). Very little rust. $4,500 Contact Greg, 319-533-2750, Location: Cedar Rapids, IA

Member - 1979 MGB
Beautiful British Racing Green with tan interior. 83,000 miles, mostly restored. Bought in FL last year, and I only drove it to the gas station after it was transported. Selling due to divorce. What is known of problems is – Carb does not have choke installed (not an issue in FL). No door key. Gas gauge stopped working when I had it transported. Asking $8,000. Contact Matt, 410-972-9444, Located in Bolingbrook

Member - 1973 MG RWA Midget
Completely rust free 1973 RWA Midget easy project. Every panel original, every factory weld can be seen. Drove to BCF in 2011, off road since - we were overseas. Strong engine, rebuilt gearbox, over $1500 in professionally rebuilt front suspension, with Centric calipers and Brembo rotors. Front end on dolly with 8" castors, can be flat-bedded. Move of house forces sale. Prefer club member purchases. Clear title in my name, 120% complete (many UK-sourced NOS spares) $2,750 firm. Contact Tom Webb, 815-900-8858, Located in Crystal Lake.

Member - 1977 MGB - British Racing Green. 66,000 miles with only two owners from new. Current owner since 1988. Tan interior with black carpets. Garage kept with no rust on the body. Original paint is in good condition with a few scratches and minor dents. Passenger door skin has a split in it by the quarter light window. Car was recommissioned in September 2014 with a new battery, top radiator hose, brake hoses and rear wheel cylinders. Four new Falken tires fitted in 2015. 4-speed manual transmission with overdrive. Overdrive is currently not working. Convertible top is good with clear rear window but has a couple of small tears. Car starts easily and runs well. Steering is light & positive. Asking $4950 plus $450 for the hardtop. Contact Steve or Kate Skegg, 630-960-4930, Located in Downers Grove.

Member - MG Wheels
Honeycomb-style true magnesium wheels, set of 4. No physical damage but weather worn with age, will require cleaning up. Only 1 center cap which may not be original. Fit MGB & others with 4-bolt, 4.5” pattern, period racing item for Alfa, BMW & others besides MG. Marked 5.5JJx14. Made in Italy by BWA (Benzoni Wheel Accessories - check the web), sometimes referred to as “snowflake” pattern. Remarkably light weight. $250 firm, will not ship. Contact Jim Evans, 630-858-8192 no text, Parts located in Glen Ellyn.

Member - MGB Parts
MGB spoiler - fits all years, painted, $25
MGB Parrish hard top - excellent condition, no scratches, etc..easy on and easy off - $150
Contact Ralph Arata, 630-305-8525, Parts located in Naperville.

Non-Member - 1961 MGA Parts
Former member of the club has the following remaining parts left over from a restoration.
- Two rebuilt front hubs for disc wheels including all bolts, grease cap and wheel nuts $150/set of 2.
- Six disc wheels - need some dent removal $15/each, take your pick.
- MGA Mark II truck lid, very smooth. Includes the badging. The chrome is slightly pock-marked, but looks great past 5 feet. $250
Contact Patrick Rossett, (847)362-8089, Local pick up only (North Suburbs).

Member - 1964 Stow away frame
1964 Stow away frame. Excellent condition. $200.00 Contact Noel Tetrev, (312) 401-9508, Located in Oak Park, IL

Member - MGB diferential, SU H4 Carb set
10/43 MG differential. Good condition $300; SU H4 carb set. MG crested caps, stainless fuel lines, all linkage. Rebuilt 2016 by Apple hydraulics. $1000. Contact Mark Michalak, 219.469.0723, Located in Morton Grove, IL

Member - MGB body parts
I am downsizing my parts collection: pre-1968 passenger door, good condition, complete with vent & glass—$75. Pre-1969 driver fender, needs lower rust repair panel but headlight area & hood gutter unrusted— $100. Contact Jim Evans, 630-858-8192, Located in Glen Ellyn, IL

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