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Another F'in MGF Roffle....sorrynotsorry - 1996 MGF Red 1.8 MPI

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#31 OFFLINE   The Moog

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Posted 06 September 2018 - 06:10 PM

the drive back in the MGF from warning light convince me that these arent for me.  Now a nice NA mx5 ... yum 


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Posted 07 September 2018 - 01:04 PM

no warning lights on this one :D



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Posted 07 September 2018 - 01:06 PM

Well then i don't see the relevance of your comment, why would i waste my time sending pictures of the service history if you have no intention entering? I often find the service history int worth the paper its written on.

 

I have absolutely no desire whatsoever to own an MGF. Or any other Rover Group product.

 

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Posted 07 September 2018 - 01:15 PM

I have so little interest in these that I didn't even notice there was such a difference or distinction as an MG F and an MG TF! nevertheless, one random please!


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Posted 07 September 2018 - 03:12 PM

no warning lights on this one :D


Warninglight was previous owner :-) they drive really nicely so glwtr
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#36 OFFLINE   sharley17194

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Posted 07 September 2018 - 03:31 PM

Having driven both, the F drives soooo much nicer than the TF. I think after you have one you will be in love!

I have so little interest in these that I didn't even notice there was such a difference or distinction as an MG F and an MG TF! nevertheless, one random please!



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Posted 07 September 2018 - 03:34 PM

AHHHHHH strong forum name if im honest!

 

Warninglight was previous owner :-) they drive really nicely so glwtr


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Posted 10 September 2018 - 12:17 PM

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Posted 10 September 2018 - 12:26 PM

Hi mate. Can I play? If I can, please put me down for number 43, if it's free.
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Posted 10 September 2018 - 06:19 PM

I have so little interest in these that I didn't even notice there was such a difference or distinction as an MG F and an MG TF! nevertheless, one random please!


What is the difference($)??

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Posted 10 September 2018 - 06:23 PM

What is the difference($)??


Mainly just age. F was '90s, TF early '00s (very roughly). I think they're both quite nice.
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Posted 10 September 2018 - 08:03 PM

Suspension.

F has it, TF less so.
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Posted 10 September 2018 - 08:14 PM

They ran out of Hydrogas from the North Sea reserves so later cars are on old fashioned coil springs.


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Posted 10 September 2018 - 08:20 PM

They ran out of Hydrogas from the North Sea reserves so later cars are on old fashioned coil springs.

How does that change them?
I assume that metro suspension is more comfy and coils are hard and uncomfortable??

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Posted 10 September 2018 - 08:25 PM

Hi mate. Can I play? If I can, please put me down for number 43, if it's free.

 

as per first post

 

So...I thought id Roffle off my MG F,  If 59 people want it for £13.50 a ticket then ill let fate decide. If not ill just left the wife shout at me some more. I could probably deliver it to the winner because its fully legal.... Located in Nottingham

 

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Posted 11 September 2018 - 08:23 AM

How does that change them?
I assume that metro suspension is more comfy and coils are hard and uncomfortable??

 

I have only been in early ones so can't answer - just knew they changed.


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Posted 11 September 2018 - 08:57 AM

Basically that, the F is much softer and handles brilliantly the TF not so soft but still handles ok. They made changes to the suspension too the F has a quicker rack than the TF making it turn faster. Ive had both and the F is b y far my favorite. Sadly over time the gas escapes and the suspension drops. Most people just pump it back up with fluid but this is the wrong thing to do. I had the units regased with nitrogen and it rides like its on a magic carpet again. Oddly they changed the suspension design due to cost of making the hydro units,...not sure where the north sea comes into it they are filled with nitrogen. 

 

I have only been in early ones so can't answer - just knew they changed.


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Posted 11 September 2018 - 09:15 AM

Did he mean if its Free to enter or Free as in an available number?

as per first post



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Posted 11 September 2018 - 09:36 AM

Did he mean if its Free to enter or Free as in an available number?

 

Ah, that makes me look like a noob.

 

Read it as cost only, didn't twig re the number being available.

 

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Posted 11 September 2018 - 11:12 AM

No problem pal
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Posted 11 September 2018 - 01:50 PM

I dunno hahah i was asking you do you think he meant free to enter or the number is free....im confused now...either way ive added the dude to that number :D

Ah, that makes me look like a noob.

 

Read it as cost only, didn't twig re the number being available.

 

Sorry JoelIoM



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Posted 11 September 2018 - 02:18 PM

Well then i don't see the relevance of your comment, why would i waste my time sending pictures of the service history if you have no intention entering? I often find the service history int worth the paper its written on.



Did you feel a slight breeze as my comment went straight over your head?
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Posted 11 September 2018 - 08:29 PM

I dunno hahah i was asking you do you think he meant free to enter or the number is free....im confused now...either way ive added the dude to that number :D


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Yeah, I just wanted to know if that number was free. A free entry would be nice too I suppose... ????

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Posted 11 September 2018 - 09:48 PM

As per the last one, I don't fit in them, I can't use less than two of the pedals at a time, I can't put the roof up if I do manage to squeeze in, and they kick my AS into overdrive.

One random, please.
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Posted 13 September 2018 - 10:09 AM

lol...worth an ask i guess.

 

Thanks pal.
Yeah, I just wanted to know if that number was free. A free entry would be nice too I suppose... ????


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Posted 13 September 2018 - 10:10 AM

Legend!!!

 

As per the last one, I don't fit in them, I can't use less than two of the pedals at a time, I can't put the roof up if I do manage to squeeze in, and they kick my AS into overdrive.

One random, please.



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Posted 13 September 2018 - 10:15 AM

I wasn't aware this is what this forum was about? You started by saying my car isn't worth the price of a ticket, then went on to admit you have no interest in these cars before finally insulting my intelligence.

 

Why not round it up by saying its just banter?....cockwomble!

 

Did you feel a slight breeze as my comment went straight over your head?


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Posted 14 September 2018 - 08:02 AM

Can peeps hurry up and buy some more tickets please. I've a baby arriving in 4 weeks and I need to get my mid life crisis going ASAP! 



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Posted 14 September 2018 - 08:08 AM

,...not sure where the north sea comes into it they are filled with nitrogen. 

 

My North Sea quip was a piss weak attempt at a laugh - sorry.

 

Can you take me off the list please?  I've decided I don't want a ticket after all, thanks.


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2003 Jaaaag XJ 260K miles and counting

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2005 MG ZT-T awaiting completion of engine transplant of spare V6 after OMG HGF on the engine that "never has that problem"

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Posted 14 September 2018 - 12:44 PM

no worries :)

 

My North Sea quip was a piss weak attempt at a laugh - sorry.

 

Can you take me off the list please?  I've decided I don't want a ticket after all, thanks.


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