Powerlite MG High Torque Starter Motor

£249.60 £208.00
Part Number

MGA, MGB (inertia type) MGTD, MGTF, Bristol straight 6, Sunbeam Alpine. Fits MG, TD, TF with 120 teeth ring gear.

Strong, powerful, offset gear-reduced starter motor, delivering huge cranking torque through a set of steel internal gears. Lightweight, compact and durable this unit starts the engine faster with immense power, whilst drawing less current from the battery. Direct replacement for original unit (inertia only).


  • Bristol Straight 6 Engine
  • MG TD 1250 1950-53
  • MG TF 1250/1466 1953-55
  • MGA (replaces inertia type) 1489/1588 1955-1962
  • MGB (replaces inertia type) 1798 1962-67
  • Sunbeam Alpine
  • Triumph Herald 948/1147/1296 1959-71
  • Triumph Spitfire MKI 1147 1962-64
  • Triumph Spitfire MKII 1147 1964-67
  • Triumph Spitfire MKIII 1147 1969-73
  • Triumph Spitfire MKIV 1147 1974-81
  • Triumph Toledo 1296/1493 1971-75


Kilowatts 1.00 kW
Teeth  9
Voltage 12 V
Weight 4.00 kg
Rotation Clockwise
Polarity Dual Polarity

** All Powerlite units include a either a two or three year Warranty, determined by manufacture date (which is covered by Powerlite and not ourselves) free of charge, for more information on this policy, please click here. (paragraph 2.) **

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