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Yesterday, 02:06 PM
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Posted By 911Königin

Women navigate life by letting their hearts rule...

Women navigate life by letting their hearts rule their head ~ men just the opposite. Women can talk about NOTHING for hours on end.....yes, I am a woman and it drives me CRAZY:icon_flamethrow: I...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
Yesterday, 11:48 AM
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Posted By Jagboi64

The biggest one is having the correct...

The biggest one is having the correct thermostats. As Grant explains in this post: https://www.jaguarforums.com/forum/xjs-x27-32/v12-thermostats-149202/#post1302110 most thermostats don`t have a long...
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Yesterday, 06:32 AM
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Posted By Jon89

We will celebrate our 40th wedding anniversary...

We will celebrate our 40th wedding anniversary this coming October. As the years have rolled by, one specific fact has gradually become crystal clear to me regarding dealing with my wife: The less...
Yesterday, 06:23 AM
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Posted By o1xjr

I use Loctite No3 non hardening sealant on...

I use Loctite No3 non hardening sealant on everything. Bikes, cars, washing machine, dish washer etc.. Oil, water fuel no problem.
I put it on anything that has to seal and have done for 30+ years....
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
Yesterday, 12:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 500
Posted By Greg in France

Any brand will probably do, as long as it is LSD...

Any brand will probably do, as long as it is LSD oil (ie oil for a limited slip diff).
Those hand brake callipers are not assembled correctly, those knurled-looking things sticking out of the casing...
06-17-2019, 10:43 PM
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Posted By The Mekon

Checked their website - not listed amongst the...

Checked their website - not listed amongst the spares, I could try a phone call I suppose
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06-17-2019, 10:06 PM
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Posted By LnrB

That's perfectly clear to me. It doesn't...

That's perfectly clear to me.

It doesn't matter if you find it strange. While she's talking, I would imagine that very often the solution comes to her with NO input from you. You should be glad....
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-16-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 608
Posted By Rivguy

Oh it is quite doable keeping the engine in the...

Oh it is quite doable keeping the engine in the car. The car was supported on wheel ramps which gives you more room to work underneath. I used a cross beam engine support bar to support the motor. A...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-16-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 500
Posted By warrjon

You beat me to it. Norman Lutz does this to all...

You beat me to it. Norman Lutz does this to all Jaguar rear ends, it fixes the major design flaw with bearings in the fulcrum. Bearings are designed to rotate 360° not 10° like they are doing in the...
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06-16-2019, 04:48 PM
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Posted By Highhorse

0-100 mph in 6 seconds using a lawn mower

I'll keep this simple.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=666v4d8tYU8&feature=youtu.be

...btw, she's a cute blonde.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-16-2019, 07:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 500
Posted By JayJagJay

HELLOOOOO Grant. I been gone toooo long! ...

HELLOOOOO Grant.
I been gone toooo long!

There's no words. You all are such an amazing source of experience on this site. I am so thankful for yourz help!
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-16-2019, 07:26 AM
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Views: 500
Posted By JayJagJay

Damn Greg.... You're amazing! Thank you so much...

Damn Greg.... You're amazing! Thank you so much for the speedy (knowledgeable) answers...

Ok. Im going to order new the 2 new outer rings right now. And 8 new seals... Then put everything back...
06-16-2019, 07:11 AM
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Views: 9,021
Posted By OzXFR

Sounds good, although I will be on my lonesome.

Sounds good, although I will be on my lonesome.
06-16-2019, 05:05 AM
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Posted By OzXFR

This coming Friday works for me.

This coming Friday works for me.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-15-2019, 07:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 608
Posted By Doug

When I had the TH400 overhauled on my XJS V12...

When I had the TH400 overhauled on my XJS V12 many years ago the guy had the transmission out of the car in maybe 90 minutes. This was at a Chevy dealer and the mechanic had never worked on a Jaguar...
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06-14-2019, 08:21 PM
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Posted By Jayt2

The Majestic 4014 Big Boy

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aX26XzZVQus
06-14-2019, 02:57 AM
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Views: 434
Posted By GGG

Welcome to the forums Northwerks, Good to...

Welcome to the forums Northwerks,

Good to have you with us.

The V12 is a rare and desireable variant. Jaguar XJ40/XJ81 was available in a large range of paint and trim combinations and with a...
06-14-2019, 01:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 991
Posted By Spikepaga

I went ahead and bought an Optima 400 charger. I...

I went ahead and bought an Optima 400 charger. I still have the problem of no electric source in my garage, and I was wondering if something (solar generator) like what Dell suggested may in fact...
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06-13-2019, 05:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,528
Posted By yarpos

Have no idea , will make a list :icon_user: ...

Have no idea , will make a list :icon_user:

Morris 1100
Datsun 1000
HD Holden sedan
Datsun 1600
XC Falcon Panel Van
Datsun 1000 (very briefly, written off in accident)
Mazda 626
Toyota Land...
06-13-2019, 06:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,153
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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06-13-2019, 02:11 AM
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Views: 277
Posted By wouldbeowner

Thanks Grant. Much appreciated. Your list of ex...

Thanks Grant. Much appreciated. Your list of ex vehicles isnt too shabby either.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-12-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By 84jagxjs

I did not attach the motor to the mechanism or...

I did not attach the motor to the mechanism or the window when I went to test it. I just held it and worked the switch. So those things you mentioned are not a factor in this case. Thank you for the...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-10-2019, 11:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 591
Posted By Jagboi64

I pulled out the old Waxstat brand thermostat,...

I pulled out the old Waxstat brand thermostat, rated at 88. I boiled it quite vigorously and it begrudgingly moved to 38mm. Until the pan of water was at a roiling boil it was only moving to 36-37mm....
06-10-2019, 10:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 668
Posted By twocross

I earthed the 12v going to the solenoid wire to...

I earthed the 12v going to the solenoid wire to the battery (-) post. That ground strap is not up to snuff; it’s a little bit frayed. I’m breaking that bolt free which is no easy task. Tricky to...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-10-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 591
Posted By Jagboi64

Th thermostats I ordered arrived, and I just...

Th thermostats I ordered arrived, and I just tested them in a pan of water. They are 34mm closed, and 43mm open, so plenty of movement for what we need. This is a Gates 33188S. I have not put them in...
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