MGB Roadster 1972

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AlexD
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MGB Roadster 1972

Post by AlexD » Mon May 27, 2019 10:41 am

My MG is missing as soon as the engine warms up to normal temperature. It has had a new head gasket, new spark plugs, the carburetors have been stripped and new gaskets fitted. I am a female who loves driving this car but I haven't a clue on engines.... I know what I feel and I know what I hear. It's been to the garage three times now and still it persists in misbehaving. Any ideas anyone?

Not_Anumber
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Re: MGB Roadster 1972

Post by Not_Anumber » Mon Oct 21, 2019 3:20 pm

How bad is the misfire and can you tell whether it is always misfiring on the same cylinder ?

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Re: MGB Roadster 1972

Post by steve00136 » Fri Nov 08, 2019 11:35 pm

My engine misfired a lot when i first got it as i set timing etc to manuf settings. Since i have used a vacuum gauge to set timing the engine is completely changed and performance greatly improved. See https://mgbtips.wordpress.com/2019/11/0 ... uum-gauge/
Hope this helps.
steve livesley
Nottingham
my blog:- http://www.mgbtips.com

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