Ian Tait

  • iantait started the topic Lights in the forum Site 7 months, 2 weeks ago

    Hope someone can help all my lights went on my MGTD out the other night only light left on is the fog lamp I have looked at the fuses under thedash all are ok is there an inline fuse anywhere
    Thanks in advance

  • If u have a vw engine in your car its not a matter of taken out a few bolts and taken out the generator google replace generator on 70 plus vw

  • I had the same problem when I bought this mg td rep I took it to a service place they replaced the regulator worked when I picked it up but 19 mins later didn’t took it back asked for the old regulator back took the new one out put the old one back in started working for a few hours that told me bad connections cleaned connections on regulator a…[Read more]

  • iantait posted a new activity comment 1 year, 10 months ago

    Thanks Richard getting quotes from 2k to 2.5k here

  • iantait posted a new activity comment 1 year, 10 months ago

    Thanks Richard I’ve tried local boat places here cant do it could you please give me the name of the place you got
    Thanks
    Ian

    • Hi back Ian, bad news, I don’t think the chap I used is in business, tried contacting him by email and tel. is not in service. Will check around my neck of the woods for any other.
      Cheers
      Richard

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  • iantait posted a new activity comment 1 year, 10 months ago

    Thanks Rick it turned out to be dirty contacts cleaned them up and charging fine now, just got this mg 3 months ago noticed you got a new top I have a vinyl one right now pretty crappy can I ask you where you got yours and cost.
    Thanks Ian

    • Hi Ian, sorry about not getting back to you sooner. I decided to go with a cloth top looks more authentic. I decided to use Sunbrella fabric, the type of canvas that they use on boat tops, I just got a hold of a local boat top guy gave him my old vinyl top to use as a pattern. He charged me $600 all in for the top, tonnoue cover, and side, got him…[Read more]

      • Thanks Richard I’ve tried local boat places here cant do it could you please give me the name of the place you got
        Thanks
        Ian

        • Hi back Ian, bad news, I don’t think the chap I used is in business, tried contacting him by email and tel. is not in service. Will check around my neck of the woods for any other.
          Cheers
          Richard

  • iantait posted an update 2 years ago

    charging system is not working took it to a shop charged me an arm and a leg to tell me they couldn’t find the problem lookin for a mechanic in the kw area of ontario who knows 1970 vw bug system

    • Welcome to the site, sorry your having issues. I am in the Etobicoke area. I will check and see if I can find someone in the Kitchener/Waterloo area for you

      • Thanks Rick it turned out to be dirty contacts cleaned them up and charging fine now, just got this mg 3 months ago noticed you got a new top I have a vinyl one right now pretty crappy can I ask you where you got yours and cost.
        Thanks Ian

        • Hi Ian, sorry about not getting back to you sooner. I decided to go with a cloth top looks more authentic. I decided to use Sunbrella fabric, the type of canvas that they use on boat tops, I just got a hold of a local boat top guy gave him my old vinyl top to use as a pattern. He charged me $600 all in for the top, tonnoue cover, and side, got him…[Read more]

          • Thanks Richard I’ve tried local boat places here cant do it could you please give me the name of the place you got
            Thanks
            Ian

            • Hi back Ian, bad news, I don’t think the chap I used is in business, tried contacting him by email and tel. is not in service. Will check around my neck of the woods for any other.
              Cheers
              Richard

    • Thanks Richard getting quotes from 2k to 2.5k here

  • iantait posted an update 2 years ago

    just bought 1953 mg td fibrefab how do i post a question on here

  • iantait became a registered member 2 years ago

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