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MG TD TF 1500 - Carbs

I have a TD2 factory replacement engine fitted to my car. My question to you fellow enthusiasts is; what carbs. would have been fitted as original equipment to suite this engine please? Thanks Peter.

P J Wilgoss

Except for the fact that your car appears to be upside down, the carbs look correct - 1-1/4" SU carbs (assuming you don't have a Mark II car). You would have an aluminum (or aluminium) breather snorkel and a round oil-bath air filter, but they somewhat limit the airflow. Your ram tubes do not filter anything at all except large rocks and birds, so I suspect your engine will wear out in 45,000 miles rather than the expected 60,000.

Tom Lange
MGT Repair
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This thread was discussed on 23/03/2015

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