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1998 MG FReview
Lorraine writes:

Great In Summer Awful In The Wet — The MGF still manages to capture the original MG style whilst bringing the driver upto the 21st century. simpley beatiful design, with great handleing and acceleration in dry conditions. Unfortunatley MG had problems with the cooling system on these models so by 50,000 the head gaskets go which costs at least £1500 to repair, so make sure it's either been done and there is some proof or reciept or get it done before it does 50,000miles or you'll be left with a big bill and a lot of garages eager to rip you off because its mid-engined and a nightmare to work on!

Pros: looks stunning drives amazing.

Cons: cant handle wet conditions

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