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Old 19-07-2018, 07:47 PM   #46
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Looking good mate. Great colour scheme. All looks good.

Question. How do you plan to run the Speedo? You have the ZR gearbox which the Speedo sensor has been blanked off. It would normally use the ABS rings for the Speedo. You can swap this for a MG F cable drive to run Mini clocks or a early Rover 200 has an electronic Speedo and sensor in box.
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Old 19-07-2018, 08:02 PM   #47
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Cheers Andy, going to run a cable as I've bought an MGF instrument cluster as you have suggested, but I think I will need to get one specially made
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Old 19-07-2018, 08:12 PM   #48
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Do yourself a favour and get rid of that plastic throttle body and replace it for either a regular 48mm alloy one or upgrade to a 52mm alloy one, it’ll only start sticking, they’re pineapple.


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Old 19-07-2018, 08:14 PM   #49
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But I have Dan...Honest! It's black because I painted it
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Old 20-07-2018, 07:30 AM   #50
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Old 20-07-2018, 11:35 AM   #51
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Not certain of this but either Dan or Garv should be able to confirm, the Rover Metro Speedo cable should fit both the MG F Speedo drive and MG F clocks.
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Old 20-07-2018, 07:43 PM   #52
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That would be great if it does, cheers Andy
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Old 20-07-2018, 09:20 PM   #53
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Old 21-07-2018, 06:54 PM   #55
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I can't believe I have done the most stupidest thing now put right in the next picture



Sorted out the throttle cable today. Bought an Mpi cable but couldn't get any adjustment so made the bracket about an inch and quarter longer and shaped it to clear the inlet.





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