involved in a major rebuild of an MGBV8? |
Bryan Ditchman's rebuild
of Bracken 1012 with the bodyshop Moonface in North Hampshire and PJ Wood in Buckinghamshire
is an interesting case study. This Factory MGBGTV8 had been Bryan's everyday transport
for many years and was a well maintained high mileage car averaging around 10,000
miles a year over its life.
See the photo record of the restoration in
the sets of photo reports in the panels below.
did he have done during the period June 2001 to October 2002?
out what was done over the 16 month refurbishment. More
Bryan recounts the various maintenance and replacement work
undertaken as part of the continued refurbishment of his V8.
Items renewed in 2006, 2007 and 2008. More
items on the car
Bryan lists the particular items he has fitted to his
V8, for exampe an aluminium bonnet. More
Items needing attention
Bryan sets out the remaining items which need
attention or replacement. More