Started on April 23 by oldtin

1972 MG GT

17

What do you expect for $150? Beginning of a $challenge car

Latest updates
June 28
My wife made a grill for me

A little aluminum u-channel and stainless mesh and voila

June 15
Front end and suspension

Getting close - most everything is pointing about right. Camber looks good for static and …

June 15
Header installed

Got the steering sorted and header in. Collector might be a little low, but there’s …

June 13
Making a header

Got a set of headers from an MG conversion guy out of his junk pile. …

Jan. 01
almost there

need to rework the master cylinders and it needs a new fuel tank and the …

Jan. 01
motor in - serpentine working

pretty tight fitting the alt. but it made it in. Hose routing is gonna be …

Jan. 01
coilover subframe

traded the stock subframe for a bunch of goodies - ended up making my own.

Aug. 22
Clean motor

junkyard 5.0 cleaned up nice

Aug. 18
Flares and paint

shiny paint and fatter tires

Aug. 18
motor mounts

the engine side has a piece of 1.75 x .125 dom with a poly bushing …

April 23
The fix for a melted piston

lincoln lsc 5.0 H.O. and a t-5

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Baxter
April 23, 2009, 9:44 a.m.

Is that an old GRM sticker I see?

oldtin
April 23, 2009, 10:09 a.m.

Yep, thought you would appreciate that shot- air dam was cracked in half - I think the PO was using the GRM sticker to hold it together.

David S.
David
April 23, 2009, 10:59 p.m.

GRM stickers have been known to be incredibly tough. We don't skimp.

pkrstr8
Aug. 18, 2009, 8:57 a.m.

Do you have any pictures or drawings of the motor mounts? Trans mounts? Thanks!!!

Mental
Sept. 9, 2009, 11:15 a.m.

Dude, I saw the flare pics in your avatar and came here. That whole ride looks fantastic. Good luck!

snipes
Jan. 1, 2010, 12:48 p.m.

I want to see more pictures.

Gerry
May 19, 2010, 4:30 p.m.

Please keep the picture coming!!

crankwalk
Jan. 22, 2013, 5:28 p.m.

Looks great! Get it running yet?

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