Mg midget loses oil pressure
Sprite and Midget rear end rebuild - Part 1 - Duration: Mini Mania 23, views · MG Oil. Oil Pressure Low on Midget : MG Midget Forum : MG Experience Forums : The MG Experience Reina. Age: 28. I'm looking for a cool guy to hang with All A series engines tend to lose oil out of the lottle hole below the gearbox, on long drives this tends to spread around the bottom of the gearbox and dip in a number of areas when parked up. Crankshaft bearings and particularly rod bearings are subjected to lateral forces when the cylinders fire. Jun 23, - I've not got round to fitting my oil cooler kit yet, but I have now fitted a pressure gauge, which is a second hand unit I picked up at an autojumble - so can't guarantee how well calibrated it is - but it reads the same pressure as the gauge on my airline so I'm reasonably happy. It reads 75 Psi when cold at idle. Gemma. Age: 18. I am Helen MG Midget and Sprite Technical Oil Pressure - 1500 - Low? BBS discussion at MG-Cars.net May 11, - Hello, Since I have started using my car regulary I have gained not one but two oil leaks,as you look at the engine from the front the leak on the right side of the block is far heavier than the one on the left and also with this my oil pressure doesn't move above about 44ibs. Now I know I used to get about 74ibs. The reason for me querying the oil pressure is after doing abit of reading online (always dangerous I know) the consensus seems to be 60psi on startup and min 40psi when warm? Could you please tell me if this is correct and if so do my oil pressures seem abit low? The cars idles fine and there doesn't Will a MG Midget happily do 70 for 2 and a half. Bree. Age: 21. Escort Munich: Are you looking for a special beautiful Time with a beautiful Date with a beautiful Independent Escort in Munich? Jul 1, - When newly running at normal driving speed, my oil pressure on my 75 Midget is After running for 20 min. or so, a lot of questions). 75 MG Midget, Tahiti Blue. Contribute This from what I understand is a common weakness of engine's design when it comes to leaks. Over the years the gaskets get. Jul 2, - I have recently acquired a MG Midget. The previous owner For the most part it runs well and starts right up, but during the last few trips, I've noticed an issue with the oil pressure gauge. Upon cold Once hot, the low idle rpm drops it to 10 psi, that's OK, and then rises as the rpm increases. You need. Oct 26, - You may elect to use the “competition” spring setup to boost the oil pressure into the 60+ psi range. The pump may lose its prime during this operation, so be certain to spin the engine until you indicate oil pressure BEFORE restarting the engine!! The relief valve on the MGA and MGB engines is located at.