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Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-08-2019, 10:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 989
Posted By Vee

More than a bit. Its three times what they...

More than a bit.

Its three times what they should be charging, and even that would be twice what it’s worth! They’d get a bunch of us to buy it at $500, but in reality each and every buyer would...
07-07-2019, 01:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 535
Posted By Vee

AJ16 should probably be at a 40. If you live in...

AJ16 should probably be at a 40. If you live in hot weather climates, 20w50 would do great.

I use Castro’s Syntec 0w40 all year round. I used to switch between a 50 and a 40 depending on the...
06-12-2019, 06:42 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,366
Posted By Vee

Mitch was the best in the business. Sadly he had...

Mitch was the best in the business. Sadly he had to retire early when the glamorous lifestyle caught up to him and he started partying at the clubs in Coventry. He got hooked on the spray foam...
05-21-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 480
Posted By Vee

1. Definitely clean the throttle body. Don’t be...

1. Definitely clean the throttle body. Don’t be lazy, take the darn thing g completely off so you can give it a thorough cleaning on both sides.

2. EGR May be on its way out. That should...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
05-21-2019, 07:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 592
Posted By Vee

Jaguar in this case is wrong. I can confirm...

Jaguar in this case is wrong.

I can confirm that there is no o-ring on the 1996 Jaguar AJ16 engine for sure. You need a gasket.

JDHT is not infallible.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
05-15-2019, 05:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 622
Posted By Vee

You certainly do not need a Jaguar expert for...

You certainly do not need a Jaguar expert for this diagnosis or work.

If it were me? I'd take it to you regular "non-Jaguar" mechanic.

Knowing that this is you, and you tend to go overboard...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
05-15-2019, 05:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 665
Posted By Vee

If that's what Paul's is charging, I'd hop on...

If that's what Paul's is charging, I'd hop on that....that's a pretty good deal.

I have ordered new seats from Lseat for my 1996. It initially arrived with the wrong piping color, so I sent it...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
05-11-2019, 02:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 928
Posted By Vee

I switched wires on the sender, and found it made...

I switched wires on the sender, and found it made no difference to my gauge. I'm not sure that will resolve your problem, but am interested to hear back!

I believe I have to go into the back of...
05-08-2019, 06:50 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 86,614
Posted By Vee

My experience is that they worked with me to make...

My experience is that they worked with me to make sure it worked, including sending me two other versions of IDS, however, as soon as I confirmed it was working, I never heard from them again.

I...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
05-07-2019, 06:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 348
Posted By Vee

My apologies, I did not see the signature on my...

My apologies, I did not see the signature on my iPhone.

There was a post about the o-ring that someone clarified from the o-ring store.com

It was part #UL125-0.375-125

I would think most all...
05-07-2019, 05:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 573
Posted By Vee

Throttle Potentiometer Sensor, or TPS. It was the...

Throttle Potentiometer Sensor, or TPS. It was the source of my overfuelling, even though if bench tested well.

add that to the list.

I would replace oxygen sensors, coolant temp sensor and the...
05-07-2019, 05:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 653
Posted By Vee

If you have to ask whether you’re throttle body...

If you have to ask whether you’re throttle body needs cleaning....your throttle body needs cleaning.

Although there’s a very good chance that’s your problem, The previous post made too much sense....
04-30-2019, 05:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By Vee

https://www.jaguarforums.com/forum/xjs-x27-32/help...

https://www.jaguarforums.com/forum/xjs-x27-32/help-camshaft-position-sensor-removal-195908/

I may still have a few of those o-rings. They're viton, if you're interested.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
04-29-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 721
Posted By Vee

You couldn’t just jack up each wheel and put a...

You couldn’t just jack up each wheel and put a car dolly roller skate under each wheel and roll it out?

i don’t think they’re terribly expensive!
04-24-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,489
Posted By Vee

The OEM thermostat for these engines are 88C, or...

The OEM thermostat for these engines are 88C, or 190F, It was made by Waxstat.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
04-15-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,235
Posted By Vee

Until that car sells, and that goes for yours as...

Until that car sells, and that goes for yours as well Ronbros, you can't infer a change in pricing.

Hell, I can advertise my car for any price I want, it's the SOLD price that will help define the...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
04-12-2019, 05:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 447
Posted By Vee

1. See if you can find a nice stretch of road...

1. See if you can find a nice stretch of road with a cop on it. When he pulls you over, immediately ask HIM of he knows how fast you were going?

2. Until you get this resolved, there will be no...
04-10-2019, 06:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,387
Posted By Vee

I think the Castrol Edge 0w40 I have been using...

I think the Castrol Edge 0w40 I have been using has been working well....what makes the Motul "amazing"? Anything in particular, or like me, the engine hasn't seized, so it must be doing its job?
04-09-2019, 07:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,489
Posted By Vee

A shop I use told me that the ******* hose can...

A shop I use told me that the ******* hose can indeed be replaced without removing the manifold.

That shop was in the midst of replacing that hose while I had the intake manifold off because of a...
04-07-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,219
Posted By Vee

My car ran rich (as shown by the LTFTs) and after...

My car ran rich (as shown by the LTFTs) and after throwing everything I could at it, I found it was the TPS, which is stupidly expensive. The old TPS tested well on the bench, but the proof is in...
04-07-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,489
Posted By Vee

the SENDER that actuates the needle on your...

the SENDER that actuates the needle on your dashboard is not the same as the SENSOR that is read by your ECU.

Technically, you could have an engine being read by the ECU as being too cool even...
04-03-2019, 06:20 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,219
Posted By Vee

I'd trash the camcover and look for a replacement...

I'd trash the camcover and look for a replacement at this point.

URO makes cylinder gaskets that work fine...they don't make camcover gaskets. I have found that only OEM works. It's a bit...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
03-27-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 569
Posted By Vee

Based on your description, savvy Jaguar...

Based on your description, savvy Jaguar enthusiasts will lowball you and people unfamiliar will run from the list of non-working issues. It’s quantity, not quality in this case.

As you have it....
03-26-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,387
Posted By Vee

Toronto....that's a cold place. I use Castrol...

Toronto....that's a cold place. I use Castrol Edge 0w40 all year round. I was using Mobil1 0w40, and before that I was using Mobil1 15w50 during the summer months. I put enough miles on it to swap...
03-23-2019, 07:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 376
Posted By Vee

You may want to start a new thread with those...

You may want to start a new thread with those questions. You might not get the right people looking for it under “Rough Idle”.
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