Part 4/5 Megasquirted 3.1L V6 Installation - a 1973 MGBGT
This sequence documents the 'near' final hardware
configuration/installation of my 3.L V6 into my 1973 MG BGT. Video details
engine installation details , the dash and gauge additions/modifications
and the '5-ball' shift lever.
Sr20det MGB GT
Hydraulics: Honda Master Brake Cylinder, Honda Master Clutch Cylinder,
Suzuki Brake Booster, Brakes lines
changed from SAE to METRIC
Polyurethane Bushings Front and Back.
Wheels: XXR 15 X 7" Rims. Tires : front 185/60/15, Rear 205/60/15, Wheel
Spacers 1/8" all four Wheels
Nissan Wiper System
Mishimoto Half Radiator
255 Walbro Pump
Toyota Fuel pump housing
HKS turbo Timer
Greddy Boost controller
Apexi Air Flow Management
Defi Secondary Tacho
Defi Water Temp
Auto meter Cobalt Gauges
Toyota Corolla Light Control System
Push to Start
High speed electrical fans
Toyota fan switch
Honda front springs
light weight pulley's water pump, crank, alternator.
Colour: Honda Fit Grey Slightly modified Silver Content.
Car Moulded to look like it has MG Sebring Flares
1968 Mg Front Grille from Rubber Bumbers
Car was modified to take the Windshields using Urethane "like new cars"
Front and Rear Nerf Bars were Hand Crafted to Accommodate Fog lights
Sunken Licences Plate Holder
All weather seals changed
New Door locking Mechanisms " some made locally"
car front was modded to take Round Indicator Lights instead of rectangular
ones like original.
one reverse fog lamp
mgb gt v2 1
a short video of my MG, beginning may seem slow but give it a chance lol.
take the car for some "spins"
Rover SD1 V8 Tuning Session
Rover SD1 3.5 V8 getting the twin SU carbs tuned to match the intake and Exhaust setup. Will it go bang or will it
survive the 2.5 hour beating at 5500 RPM and make even more power with the
carbs in tune?
turbo MGA (1962 MGA with CA18DET)
A short drive in my MGA with a 4-cylinder Nissan 1.8 liter DOHC turbo engine. Specs are 4.1 diff, 10 lbs of Boost, 72-spoke MGC wire wheels and
195/60 15R tires.
I estimate that I have about 165-175 hp at the rear wheels.
LZ9 MGB Exhaust Compare
Experimenting with different Exhaust
systems on an LZ9 3900 with 75mm TB, .562 lift/260 duration/111 LSA cam and
shorty headers. Engine is in a '79 MGB LE. First segment is using 2 1/2"
IN/OUT turbo muffler with 2 1/2"
tailpipe. A second turbo muffler has
been installed in the tailpipe to reduce noise.
Conversion performed by British Car Conversions. Dayton, OH