Forums » General Chat » 1973 Mg Midget with starting issue » Re: 1973 Mg Midget with starting issue Viewing 1 to 1 (1 Total) Re: 1973 Mg Midget with starting issue stevec Total Posts: 104 Joined: May 13, 2012 it sounds like your ignition switch, or wires to it. When you turn the key back from cranking to run position, it would seem that you are loosing 12v to the coil. Try checking coil voltage with a meter to confirm. Steve Posted on July 14, 2020 at 4:05 PM Reply Your post has been saved and will be published after approval by the forum moderator. - Enter a Subject - Enter a Message Subject Message Please type the letters and numbers shown in the image. Click the image to see another captcha.