Member Page: Tim Ursuliak
Member ID: Tim UrsuliakStatus: Free Member
Lacombe, AB, Canada
Member Since: 2015-07-07
Home Site: The MG Experience
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Last Login: 2018-06-19 10:34
Forum Activity: 2018-06-19 10:46
Forum Posts: 53
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Posted on: Friday June 15, 2018
I took this past Wednesday off work to try to get a big long list of things done. The list was a bit ambitious (as always) but I managed to tick a few things off and wound up stalled on a few others. A few weeks back I was driving around town when the throttle in Orson stuck open. It was a little alarming and annoying but the cable eventually freed up. Not wanting to repeat that outing I decided it needed a little attention so I spent the morning replacing the throttle cable and blasting/pai...
Posted on: Sunday April 15, 2018
With spring a few weeks late in Alberta, today was the first day the covers were taken off of the MGs. It reached about nine degrees so the top was down and I took a few laps of the almost dry back roads! I also managed to get the rest of the gearbox case cleaned of old gasket sealer. It is ready for reassembly.
Posted on: Monday February 26, 2018
It's been a long winter with not much going on in the car department. Some warmish weekend weather finally rolled in so I was determined to get something done. Headed out Saturday to the farm to get some parts clean in order to get cracking on the third motion shaft. I managed to have a fairly successful time reassembling the first gear assembly and the 3rd/4th synchronizer with all the little spring loaded bit ready to fly everywhere. The piston ring compressor worked perfectly and I had th...
Posted on: Sunday November 26, 2017
I spent another day cleaning and disassembling yesterday. I got the first motion shaft bearing off quite easily with a drift. The third motion shaft bearing is a different story so I've bought my myself a bearing separator. The problem is now that it isn't quite long enough to reach the end of the shaft. Some coupling nuts to lengthen the bars should do the trick. Cleaning and reassembling the third motion shaft with a new bear and synchro rings is really the only thing holding me back from comp...
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