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#76 Rosslin Racing

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Posted 06 February 2009 - 05:10 PM

has the block got ribs? is the dizzy held in with a clamp with one bolt or two?

#77 Bmc_998

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Posted 06 February 2009 - 05:45 PM

i dont think it is ribbed, but the rear of the engien has no chest covers?? am unsure about the disibutor tho.

#78 Guess-Works.com

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Posted 06 February 2009 - 06:08 PM

Defintely not an MG Metro.... or infact any metro...

It's pre A+ probably allegro or similar in origin.

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Posted 06 February 2009 - 06:13 PM

well i have been comparing it with mg metro engines and it seems be exactly the same and i suspose it woudl explain the power it has lol, but it has only ever been painted 1 color wich is red and it has the mg rocker cover aswell ( ano that could have been just put on lol) sooo am unsure lol!

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Posted 06 February 2009 - 07:10 PM

12H996A = MG Metro
12H959aa = MG Metro Turbo
the only other number i have with 6 is
12H610 or 635 Innocenti Cooper 64 bhp
12H/-/ 1275 Allegro, or Austin 1300

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Posted 10 February 2009 - 02:39 AM

hi all,

i have 1 question,

i m currently running on a series engine 1000cc

think of swapping the engine so i need opinion 1.0 a + vs 1.3 a+ stock engine
want to use it for my daily drive.


thanks in advance.

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Posted 10 February 2009 - 09:41 PM

i would stay with the 1000cc its fun

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Posted 11 February 2009 - 12:44 PM

i would stay with the 1000cc its fun



thanks for ur opinion,what do u mean by fun???hehehe

its a series engine reliable for daily drive??
18 km one way.

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 07:39 PM

Alrightttttt, just identified my engine great stuff!

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Posted 06 September 2009 - 06:25 PM

Well unless im looking in totally the wrong place I cant seem to find an engine number anywhere on mine, Any other ways to Identify it easily?

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Posted 19 September 2009 - 05:31 PM

Hi,
Does anyone know where the engine code 12HL25 is from I was told when i bought the car it was a metro engine but i can't find any info on this number anywhere! Thank you! biggrin.gif




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