The Garage – Electrical Faults

The Garage – Electrical Faults by Mike Owen of Owen Automotive My most frequent telephone calls are often about electrical problems.  “My car won’t start” or “the lights don’t work” or… For starters, understanding the...

The Garage – Make it Shine

The Garage – Make it Shine by Jim Blackwood of JB’s Paint & Autobody Supplies While not everyone is into doing a full paint job on their car, most want to be sure their car looks its best when the weather turns for the better.  After all, it’s fun to see admiring...

The Garage – Precious Bodily Fluids

The Garage – Precious Bodily Fluids by Mike Owen of Owen Automotive General Jack D Ripper in the movie, Dr Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, was obsessed with protecting our “precious bodily fluids”.   Likewise, we...

The Garage – Shop Supplies

The Garage – Shop Supplies by Mike Owen of Owen Automotive Have you ever found yourself in the middle of a job and discovered that you are missing a vital product to finish? Here is a listing of some products that you might want to have on hand in your garage....

The Garage – Sudden Stops

The Garage – Sudden Stops by Mike Owen of Owen Automotive Unless you are a skilled mechanic, nothing will chill your heart like your LBC quitting in the middle of nowhere…  The engine cuts dead, it turns but won’t start.  There are no knocks or rattles and the...

The Garage – Winter Lay-up

The Garage – Winter Lay-up by Mike Owen of Owen Automotive The major concerns are to protect your classic car from moisture and corrosion during the off-season if you take your car off the road.  Bodywork – Firstly, do store your car in a garage or other dry space and...

The Dashboard – Apr 16

The Dashboard is published on the third Monday of each month and reports on the happenings you may have missed at the club meeting the previous Monday. President’s Message Well as I sit here looking out the window I can only think of driving my car in the...

The Rear View – April 10

Classic Kid Carrier Charles found this car down by his office.  Note that the owner took the front passenger seat out to make the rear child seat more accessible. Brought to you by:...

2018 VICTORIA MG CLUB SLALOMS

2018 Victoria MG Club Slaloms Come join us for our 2018 slalom events. The events are open to all interested drivers and cars (no experience needed). This is a fun event that is timed, you race against the clock and you have an average of 6-8 runs per date. We supply...

The Near-Lost of Faux Woodgrain Painting

  REMINDER: Next week is the Rear View edition. Send photos and captions to news@victoriamg.club. Discovering the Nearly-Lost Art of Hand-Painted Faux Woodgrain There are few things that inspire the descriptions “luxury”, “classic” and...