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Aaron Sphar

Member ID: Sphartin
Status: Free Member
Ogden, UT, USA   USA
Member Since: 2008-12-20
Home Site: The MG Experience
Last Login: 2014-11-08 18:23
Forum Activity: 2014-11-06 18:05
Forum Posts: 4

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1970 MG MGB Medium Blue PO Repaint Aaron Sphar

1970 MG MGB
1976 Mini MkIV Silver Aaron Sphar

1976 Mini MkIV

2 Vehicles — Total mileage: 0 mi (0 km) — Average age: 1973
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Member Journal – Megan's Journey Back To The Road

There are 5 total entries in this Journal.

Day 2

Posted on: Tuesday June 12, 2012

The boy helping to pull the rear hub

Day 2- Attacked the passenger side rear axel seal. This side was not leaking like the driver side, but I had the parts so I replaced it anyway. I expected it to go a lot faster but my 13 year old son wanted to help. I'll accept the delays for the opportunity to work with my son and teach him about working on cars.

Getting Started Again

Posted on: Tuesday June 12, 2012

Megan has been under a tarp for the last few years as I have gone back to school for my MBA, coached my son's soccer team, etc... I finished school last July and the goal was to get her running for the British Field Day on June 16th. Home repairs popped up delaying work some more. I finally decided enough was enough and took a week off of work to make a best effort to get her on the road before Saturday. There is a lot of work to be done so I'm not optimistic, but I am still making progress s...

Master Cylinders

Posted on: Sunday June 21, 2009

Freshly painted

I have finally derustified the Brake and Clutch Master Cylinders! A good soak in Evapo-Rust (good stuff!!!) the rust was gone and I used Rustoleum rust reformer primer and then Rustoleum silver to make them pretty again and hopefully retard the return of the rust. I have reassembled the clutch master cylinder, but I still need to go through the Brake Master Cyl.

Electronic Ignition

Posted on: Sunday June 21, 2009


I have swapped out the points for a Pertronix electronic ignition. It took two different ignition sets and a little head scratching but it was simple once I figured it out. First I bought the correct part for a '70 B. Once I tore out the points and condenser I checked the new parts to the distributor housing. The grommet for the wires to pass through the distributor just wasn't right. So, with a small mirror (swiped from the wife's make up), a flashlight and digital camera to try and see the ...

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