1953 MGTD (SHOW CONDITION)

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Full body off frame, ground up, open wallet restoration! Including full under carriage

$21,500

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1953 MG TD

Full body off frame, ground up, open wallet restoration! Including full under carriage replacement new front coil springs, rear leaf springs front shock and rear shocks all bolts, and rubber suspension parts replaced. Complete brake system replaced new brake shoes, wheel cylinders, brake drums, master cylinder, and all fluid tubing. New 72 spoke chrome wire wheels {5) and new tubeless radial tires, new rear wheel bearings and grease seals. All new leather interior, new carpeting. New top and side curtains, steering wheel refurbished with new coating. Windshield glass replaced; all bright work has new chrome plating. External paint is new and top quality. lighting has been updated to LED (amber front turn signals) all wiring has been replaced. Electric controls are converted over to relay syster electrical loads flow through relays and not through original control switches. All new wiring harnesses are fabricated from thermoplastic wire and separately fused. The car is powered k a Volvo B18 1.8-liter 4-cylinder engine with dual SU rebuilt side draft carburetors in place of the 1.2 liter MG engine. The engine features a rebuilt cylinder head with new valves and hardened steel valve seats to permit utilizing unleaded gasoline without requiring additives Drivetrain features a Volvo 4 speed transmission with full synchromesh first gear. ( MG transmission does not have synchromesh first gear.) in addition the car has a new starter, alternator, battery, and new exhaust system.

This car is a show quality restoration; perfect for your local car show!!! A must for the MG collector!
A JOY!!!