76 mg midget gauge hot, won't shut off

Asked by May 30, 2018 at 10:58 AM about the 1976 MG Midget

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

76 mg midget short drive, turned key off and violent sputtering, turn key back
on and engine up and running. Temp gauge hot, got it home and some steam
around hoses

3 Answers

Timing way off. Bigtime!!

thanks Kevin, I will check the timing

126,645

You may need to do a cooling system service. Hoses, flush, thermostat etc. If the engine runs on after turning the key on you may need to run a higher octane gas.

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Midget

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