Certainly, people find ways of doing this for less. I bought this in These changes have really improved the handling of the car. Have you driven a MG Midget? Replaces the following Lucas Part Numbers. The last home-market cars were painted black. Many consider the round-arch Midgets with chrome bumpers produced for model years to be the most desirable.
Why the motor, batteries, and controller works so well in my midget
Would be willing to Pay as a Consultant ….. I found that the easiest way to attach the fabricated front bumper mounts to the car was to weld them to the tow plates. Quite a few people have worked on conversions of Triumph Spitfires, and a few have completed them and shared them in this forum. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Older Spridgets have grills that slide about 4" back into the mouth of the car. If you have a short commute to work like me, then you can drive it every day.
Here I have included information about my conversion of a Midget to full electric. First the turn signals had to come out. My task would also have been easier and cheaper if I'd decided to re-build the car to a more basic state, with a re-paint in a brighter colour, no bumpers, and a bit of engine upgrading, including electronic ignition. Getting the key in and out of the ignition switch is a bit awkward. Removing them will give you a chance to inspect and repair any rust damage at the front of the rocker panel this is a notoriously rust-prone area in Spridgets. Therefore providing the perfect damping rate and ride comfort for road use. The trim for the grille opening needed a little paint and polishing but is otherwise ready to go in.
There are filler pieces on eBay to put under the lights. There's no good way to attach it so the bumper will be held on by three of the four mounting points. Any part found to be defective during our strict testing procedure will be replaced and the Alternator or Starter Motor will again be re-tested. I wish I had a plasma cutter! Might be better off changing the whole lot; stick a K series in it with a 5 speed as standard. The grille will need a little work, when it arrives we'll see just how much. Terms and Conditions Posting Rules.