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Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-11-2019, 07:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 541
Posted By Grant Francis

It happens, as anything can be a dud out of the...

It happens, as anything can be a dud out of the box, especially these days when we all know where things are made, OOPS.

Sons S3 XJ6, new pumps as part of the post purchase service, He used the LH...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-11-2019, 03:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 541
Posted By Grant Francis

Oh dear. Unknown service items should NOT be...

Oh dear.

Unknown service items should NOT be on a "to do list" after 2.5 years. They should have been done and ticked off within 6 weeks of ownership.

Fuel filter, every 5 years or so, I do...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-11-2019, 12:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 541
Posted By v1rok

How old is the fuel filter? Don't know, honestly....

How old is the fuel filter? Don't know, honestly. I did not touch it since I got the car 2.5 years ago. Is it possible to determine the age of the filter? What is the normal frequency of replacing...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-30-2019, 03:17 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 933
Posted By Some Day, Some Day

I've actually already ordered the pump from eBay,...

I've actually already ordered the pump from eBay, so I guess it's coming, needed or not, but I will certainly ask him to check the connections once he has the tank out.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-30-2019, 02:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 933
Posted By Grant Francis

SDSD I would get your mechanic to check...

SDSD

I would get your mechanic to check connections WHILE he is messing with that tank access lid.

This is the Parts book drawing for your car.

#9 plugs into the lid, on the outside, and the...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-30-2019, 01:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 764
Posted By Greg in France

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https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.jaguarforums.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_0859_72f3cfee44034ac8cd4aa3485a8a808120a92d39.jpg...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-28-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 933
Posted By Some Day, Some Day

Actually, with the new fuel pump (that has failed...

Actually, with the new fuel pump (that has failed on me), I could hear it run even while driving at times. A faint, high-pitched whine from the rear. A sound that only started when the pump was...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-28-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 878
Posted By warrjon

The cups are riveted on and 3 spot welds applied....

The cups are riveted on and 3 spot welds applied. I strengthened the area under the cup by welding 2mm plates under the cups.

Poly in the small radius arm bush and rubber in the large one was...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-28-2019, 05:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 933
Posted By Some Day, Some Day

Thanks for the tip. I hope to cycle down to the...

Thanks for the tip. I hope to cycle down to the garage tomorrow and talk about things like that. Basically confirm how they know it's the pump.
And thanks for the nice words about Lady Mary's engine...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-25-2019, 03:36 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 416
Posted By Dukejag

Utube - XJS Spark plug replacement.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-lCSVPItNls
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-25-2019, 03:27 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 462
Posted By Dukejag

UTube Steering Rack Repair XJS

There is a series of video's of XJS repair video's.
Well worth watching.
I hit subscribe!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pMj7jbCZYrg
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-24-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By icsamerica

Here is the picture on the Booster assembly and...

Here is the picture on the Booster assembly and MC. It came from a 1995 6.0 V12 coupe that I converted to a 6 speed. Would be a great update for an earlier car. It has a 1 inch bore, the earlier cars...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-24-2019, 05:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 938
Posted By Spikepaga

My first immediate thought is CTS is bad. I would...

My first immediate thought is CTS is bad. I would start there. Make sure you get the original correct part as there are two for AJ16, if I am not mistaken

EDIT- this code is for part LHE1600AA ,...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-23-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By xjsv12

XJS the final facelift and Aston Martin DB7...

XJS the final facelift and Aston Martin DB7 Vantage 2000-2004
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-23-2019, 04:40 PM
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-23-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By xjsv12

There are two type of brake X100, three holes-...

There are two type of brake X100, three holes- studs of booster and four holes. Four holes is smaller and a little more effective. Four holes type has alloy master cylinder.
I did comparison of...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-23-2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By xjsv12

X300's ABS hydraulic and control unit only. I...

X300's ABS hydraulic and control unit only.
I am not sure what XK8 ABS unit will work like standalone.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-23-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By Timeisrelative

So you're saying the x300 brake assembly is a...

So you're saying the x300 brake assembly is a direct bolt in job?
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-23-2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By xjsv12

When I will at home I'll make some pics of my...

When I will at home I'll make some pics of my mods with XK8 brakes on my car
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-23-2019, 08:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By Timeisrelative

My xk8 is an early 97 built in 96. If it were...

My xk8 is an early 97 built in 96. If it were just a "pull out and try" I'd do it, but only because of having to rebleed the system, which isn't really that bad, but it is my main vehicle right now....
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-23-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By xjsv12

That is bolt on yes and no. You will need...

That is bolt on yes and no. You will need triangle view the expansion reservoir. Hard to find. If you will install as is the reservoir will touch the bonnet. You will need some modifications of the...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-23-2019, 05:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By Grant Francis

Alex, Maaaaate. The XK8 booster etc MAY...

Alex,

Maaaaate.

The XK8 booster etc MAY be adaptable, never tried.

The XK8 has ABS, and you would need at least a donor car, in MY opinion, as modules etc etc would all be needed, and then...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-23-2019, 04:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By Daim

BTW., do as Greg says. Get a master cylinder and...

BTW., do as Greg says. Get a master cylinder and servo from a pre ABS model. That is a nearly drop in solution...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-23-2019, 04:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By Daim

You're wrong. All Jags from 1988 have ABS. XJ40,...

You're wrong. All Jags from 1988 have ABS. XJ40, X300, X308, X100...

And the ABS system in the X100 is a system where the brake booster is separate and the ABS block is a lump in the front left...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-23-2019, 01:41 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By Greg in France

OB The XK8 has some sort of ABS system. If you...

OB
The XK8 has some sort of ABS system. If you are intending to do away with ABS, then install the XJS pre-ABS system, which is a straight bolt in. If you are intending to install the XK8 ABS...
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