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Mark Jones

Member ID: Mark Jones
Status: Free Member
Close to Sarnia, ON, Canada   CAN
Member Since: 1999-08-18
Home Site: The MG Experience
Last Login: 2018-04-20 07:12
Forum Activity: 2018-04-20 11:46
Forum Posts: 3,778
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Personal Vehicle Registry

1995 MG MGF Amaranth Mark Jones

1995 MG MGF
1996 Land Rover Discovery Rioja Red Mark Jones

1996 Land Rover Discovery

2 Vehicles — Total mileage: 149,521 mi (240,631 km) — Average age: 1996
Previously Owned Vehicles:

Member Journal – Mark's Mgbgt Adventure

There are 25 total entries in this Journal.

Bye, Bye MGBGT

Posted on: Friday May 27, 2011

Today my GT left with its new owners. After 13 yrs of ownership I said goodbye. I once thought I would never sell the GT, and maybe I was foolish to have sold it, but I have replaced it with a 1995 MGF.


Posted on: Friday December 3, 2010

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Wednesday, November 30 I took out the dash and gauges last night so that I could get at the centre support, which was fitted oddly. I tell you, this car's wiring harness was cut and spliced everywhere. I'm glad I have a replacement. It turned out the centre support was never bolted in at the top (no surprise). Out came the support and then the carpet over the gearbox tunnel and the cardboard gearbox tunnel itself. And there is sand everywhere in this car; even up in behind the dash. I fou...

I Hate The Smell Of Gas

Posted on: Wednesday November 24, 2010

Tonight I started draining the Mk3's cooling system. It's radiator has a stop-cock on it so it makes it easy to drain. I was draining for a while and decided to jack up the rear end to get more coolant out. All of a sudden I start smelling gas. The line going to the fuel pump is spilling gas. I thought I had got the vast majority of the gas out of the tank from the last spill a couple weeks ago. Well this time I am going to make sure there is no more gas in the car by removing the gas tank...

Newest Arrival: 1970 Spitfire Mk 3

Posted on: Thursday March 11, 2010


Last fall my neighbour told me that he has a Spitfire in the mezzanine at his shop and that it has been sitting there for three years. After buying the car he decided that the car wasn’t for him (too small) and that it also needed a lot of body work to make it safe to drive. Just before Christmas my neighbour tells me that the car is mine if I want it. Being just a little bit smart a say that I have to see the car first. So he takes me to his shop and there is this Spitfire sitting ...

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