Unsung heroes : MG Metro

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iain1967s
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Re: Unsung heroes : MG Metro

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yeah, and you could lift the engine out without removing the gearbox, so no need to break a ball joint, remove driveshafts etc - there was just enough room between the subframe to undo the flange bolts, and plenty of room at the side to pull the flywheel and transfer housing. Try doing that in a mini...
floormanager
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Re: Unsung heroes : MG Metro

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Never did that, mind you, it was the gearbox that kept breaking in mine :lol:
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