Rewiring the Car
From Practical Motorist and Motor Cyclist  July, 1957

Whilst this article is not specific to the pre-war Austin Seven it may provide extra information, and/or clarify, that which is available from other sources.  Articles specific to the Austin Seven are in sections of The Austin Service Journal; and those written by our members are in Technical Articles.  Individual Wiring Diagrams for Austin Sevens are under Data Pages

NB:  Complete, and part, wiring looms are available for most historic cars (UK) from specialist supplies of parts for the marque.  For Austin Seven looms see Guide to Parts & Services > Wiring looms.

Rewiring car 1


Rewiring car 2

Rewiring car 3

Please note: The technical advice and information given in this article is that of the original author and the publication cited.  The Cornwall Austin Seven Club, its officers and members do not necessarily endorse the advice given in this article, and do not accept any liability for loss, damage or injury from persons acting upon that advice.  Anyone following the advice given in any of these articles, shall be deemed to have accepted this statement.

Our technical members are only able to answer questions relating to the Austin Seven (1922-1939) and may not be able to answer any questions arising from this article as they may have developed their own method of undertaking the work.

See also:

Fuses - Purpose, Use & Replacement

Wires and Terminals - How to ensure their electrical efficiency

Wiring Diagram Simplified

Wiring, Thick and Thin