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greg124
V4 Fan

United Kingdom
159 Posts

Posted - 13 May 2019 :  10:05:38 Show Profile Reply with Quote
I recently acquired a 'cheese grater' grille, but the headlamp bowls are rusted beyond being functional.
Someone suggested using plastic MGB headlamp bowls.
Has anyone done this conversion? If so I would be grateful for advise on precisely what parts to purchase, and whether any modifications are required

GeoffC
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United Kingdom
408 Posts

Posted - 13 May 2019 :  16:26:14 Show Profile Reply with Quote
I used Mini or Morris Minor headlamp bowls which are the same as MGs so you should be OK.
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greg124
V4 Fan

United Kingdom
159 Posts

Posted - 16 May 2019 :  19:21:28 Show Profile Reply with Quote
Thanks Geoff. That gives me more confidence to go ahead and order some
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Dirtbiker
V4 Mad

United Kingdom
692 Posts

Posted - 16 May 2019 :  20:10:16 Show Profile Visit Dirtbiker's Homepage Reply with Quote
I picked up some Morris Minor ones at an auto jumble recently for 99p with the intention of doing something similar. Not got round to that yet then...
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