Technical Advice

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MGA Register Technical Pages

With more than half a century of experience, the Register collected all of its previous technical publications onto a CD in 2006.  It is now available on a USB memory stick from our Merchandise list priced at £8.00 +p&p

Tech manuals

Tech manual CD

In the interim, new articles are being written by MGA owners for the benefit of others and the best of these are listed below. Click on the title to open the article in a new window.

No 1 Fitting an oil cooler

No 2 Front Disc Brake Conversion for the MGA 1500

No 3 A lock for the MGA Boot

No 4 Installation of a radio The original Smiths fact sheet

No5 Testing engine temperatures with an infrared gun

No 6 Control temperatures in the engine bay. Installation of a Bilge Blower by Peter Tipping

No 7 Accelerator cable problem solved

No 8 Twin Cam Water Pump

No9 Chassis repairs MGA jig

No 10 Twin cam engine repairs including important advice on carburetter mountings

No 11 Tom Aczel’s definitive article first published in “Safety fast!” MGA Hot Running

No 12 Twin Cam Handbrake rattle

No13 Twin Cam Choke operation

No 14 Improved rear indicator lamps for the MGA 1500

No 15 Two speed windscreen wiper conversion

No 16  Replacement door locks for roadsters

No 17 Dip switch and Headlamp Flasher conversion

No 18 Vehicle Safety check list for touring

No 19 Battery hatch cover Dzus fastenings

No 20 Service and repair of the Lucas TPS1 turn indicator switch. 

No 21 Repair of the Lucas ST 19 Starter Switch

No 22 Side Screen brackets