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06-13-2019, 06:23 AM
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Posted By o1xjr

Possibly a tad of track day use by Dr Phill and I...

Possibly a tad of track day use by Dr Phill and I took it's toll too.

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06-11-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,659
Posted By sanchez

If you are a novice with a spray gun paint, just...

If you are a novice with a spray gun paint, just put some plain water with some food coloring in the gun and practice on a piece of masking paper. Don't waste the dye. You want to get an elongated...
06-11-2019, 03:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By mlindblom

XJ12 s2 - Fuel tank edge protection?

Hi

The fuel tanks are painted and ready. In a spare part catalogue I saw that edge protections shall (?) be mounted along the edges.

-> Is this how it was originally? (mine did not have it when...
06-04-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 980
Posted By XJ6Paul

A few options: Original hard copies pop on...

A few options:

Original hard copies pop on ebay from time to time, although maybe not your exact model year. I do have a pdf of an owner's handbook saved that I can email to you if you send me...
06-02-2019, 11:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 772
Posted By icsamerica

2015 XJ6C project, A lap at Limerock Park

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z2LhS4TfOOk

Ran 2 days at Limerock Park. 28 laps. I lapped my group and ran 1:12.06 on and open track 80 degrees and sunny. The car can probable do 10 seconds...
06-02-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 7,322
Posted By Darrenmb

Made some progress over the weekend, got crank in...

Made some progress over the weekend, got crank in cam and timing set (after drilling cam gear for 2 degree advance bushing), also got 6 of the pistons in... and then came to a screeching halt!!!...
05-31-2019, 02:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,706
Posted By e015475

Found Gary Crosby's/Jag-Aire.com instructions on...

Found Gary Crosby's/Jag-Aire.com instructions on how to power-up the servo out of the car so I've checked the operation of the vacuum valves after I cleaned, lubed and reinstalled them - seems to...
05-29-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,167
Posted By Cabel

Working on the Series III front subframe - question on camber

It's much easier to work on when out of the car and at "normal" working height. ;^) I spent about an hour and a half cutting and screwing together some scrap 2x4's and other lumber laying around the...
05-23-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,536
Posted By Yellow series3

New and improved bonnet stay

Last fall we were talking about a bonnet support or stay system that would hold the hood open at a wider angle. After a lot of hours and prototypes to get the geometry just right I have a new design...
05-23-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,151
Posted By LT1 jaguar

Front spring compressor. Black "puck" is ball...

Front spring compressor. Black "puck" is ball bearing wheel stud installer.
A friend of mine told me that I should "pay it forward" as I make progress with my project and learn the way of the...
05-21-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 810
Posted By David84XJ6

If Dielectric Connector Grease had been invented...

If Dielectric Connector Grease had been invented by Lucas to coat bullet connectors at the factory, we would have a forum with half as many electrical posts.

After cleaning with Electrical Contact...
05-20-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 511
Posted By David84XJ6

I have put Lucas Transmission additive in 3...

I have put Lucas Transmission additive in 3 Jaguars and both Jeep Grand Cherokees, last Jeep transmission went 255,000 miles before retiring. If Trans fluid is full, I just suck out some of fluid...
05-20-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,344
Posted By Jose

the Master / Lockout switch is also known as the...

the Master / Lockout switch is also known as the "Valet" switch.

it is located at the top center of the "ski slope" where the 4 window switches and the Sunroof switch are mounted.

if the...
05-19-2019, 07:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 810
Posted By LnrB

Hmm. I think I'll look for Denso replacement...

Hmm.
I think I'll look for Denso replacement smoke; as being more Dense it should leak less than something as ethereal as smoke called Delphi. I Absolutely don't want HELLA as it will be even...
05-17-2019, 03:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 546
Posted By yarpos

I have installed these on a couple of SU carbed...

I have installed these on a couple of SU carbed cars with good results.
...
05-16-2019, 06:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 892
Posted By David84XJ6

I found the chart for adjusting the OAT setting...

I found the chart for adjusting the OAT setting for a R134a gauge when servicing with ES-134a. See attached PDF it is what they currently have on their web-site. Rgds David
05-15-2019, 07:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,853
Posted By Grant Francis

AND I advise placing the thing in a freezer...

AND

I advise placing the thing in a freezer bag, so when you seperate the 2 sections, that small spring and pawl will stay IN the bag, not on the shed floor, lost forever.

First one is the...
05-15-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,853
Posted By Yellow series3

Today I finally got around to rebuilding my...

Today I finally got around to rebuilding my ignition switch and wanted to pass along a couple tips I learned.


The little set screw that holds the switch in the lock part is easily visable when...
05-15-2019, 06:06 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,930
Posted By sanchez

@muttony: Question 1: Since the seats are...

@muttony:
Question 1: Since the seats are lacquer dyed, you will have to sand the seats to break the lacquer seal. If you try to put the rejuvenator without sanding, it will not penetrate the...
05-14-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 853
Posted By Yellow series3

I agree with Elinor, add a discrete on/off switch...

I agree with Elinor, add a discrete on/off switch to break the wire that goes to the compressor. Then on those nice drives in the evening you can switch it off. I also added a switch that forces...
05-14-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 853
Posted By LnrB

For that very reason, Bill, I repurposed the...

For that very reason, Bill, I repurposed the window power cut-off switch on the ski slope to turn off the compressor as desired. The Light Green wire that activates the compressor relay (which...
05-13-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,330
Posted By Roger Mabry

Drove the car today, it does turn around much...

Drove the car today, it does turn around much quicker than with the large spacers. I can now make a full turn around in my residential street! The turn signals are working properly after centering...
05-12-2019, 07:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 422
Posted By wydopnthrtl

XJ6C FYI..

In case anyone would like to know I saw an XJ6C for sale $800 (I don't know this person and can't vouch for them)
https://athensohio.craigslist.org/cto/d/langsville-1975-jaguar-xj6c/6885447304.html
05-12-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By kudzu

Hi, here are the links to Jose's main site ( the...

Hi, here are the links to Jose's main site ( the guide is under the "contact/manuals/links tab at bottom ).
Jag Upgrades Home (http://jagupgrades.webstarts.com/index.html)

Here's the direct link...
05-10-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,221
Posted By LnrB

Available at Harbor Freight, but not displayed on...

Available at Harbor Freight, but not displayed on the floor. You have to ask for it.
Engine Support Bar.
Sits as shown, in fender channels. Infinitely adjustable.
Without this little toy we would...
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