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Forum: XJS ( X27 )
10-22-2018, 05:18 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By Daim

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Flaps are top right... Would sit bottom left.

The shroud is...
Forum: Off Topic
09-18-2018, 08:08 PM
Replies: 2,037
Views: 69,166
Posted By Jayt2

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Forum: XJS ( X27 )
09-11-2018, 12:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 785
Posted By Greg in France

Mac The jack head must be positively located to...

Mac
The jack head must be positively located to whatever it is jacking. Anything not attached is a disaster waiting to happen.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
09-06-2018, 08:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 469
Posted By carsnplanes

The floor under the rear seat has a foam sound...

The floor under the rear seat has a foam sound deadener material that lines it, sits on top of the deck under the seat bottom. If the fluid if leaking form the actuator it will of course drip down...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
09-05-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 469
Posted By carsnplanes

Pull up your back seat for a start. If one or...

Pull up your back seat for a start. If one or both of the actuators are leaking, you should see fluid by the rear seat belt bolts at the bottom of the trim panel that holds the speakers. It's gotta...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
09-05-2018, 07:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 469
Posted By carsnplanes

Not sure exactly the stated amount but if you...

Not sure exactly the stated amount but if you only topped off the reservoir, chances are the rest of the fluid had not migrated to the other areas of the system like filling all the lines and the two...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
09-04-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 469
Posted By carsnplanes

You may have filled it up the reservoir but that...

You may have filled it up the reservoir but that may have only been enough to fill the lines and the two actuators when you operated the top once. Probably if you top off the reservoir now, the...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
09-04-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 469
Posted By Jagboi64

When my cylinder leaked it drained out through...

When my cylinder leaked it drained out through the rear seat seatbelt anchor bolt and left a puddle on the floor.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
09-04-2018, 05:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 469
Posted By carsnplanes

The only places it could go are at the two...

The only places it could go are at the two hydraulic actuators found behind the trim panels enclosing the window motors or at or under the pump body itself. Other possibilities but not likely are...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
08-14-2018, 02:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 415
Posted By Greg in France

To remove the rotor, first remove the pads. Then...

To remove the rotor, first remove the pads. Then the calliper (this is held by two bolts that should be lockwired together). The top one of the two goes through the calliper into the upright. The...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
08-10-2018, 02:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 481
Posted By daverb

All in all it was still a good day for you, Happy...

All in all it was still a good day for you, Happy Belated Birthday :icon_beerchug:
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
08-09-2018, 11:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 481
Posted By leo_denmark

Great story. Happy birthday !

Great story. Happy birthday !
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
08-08-2018, 03:14 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,024
Posted By Greg in France

Mac Are you saying you need a nut for the new...

Mac
Are you saying you need a nut for the new balljoint and the new balljoint did not come with a nut? If so, take the BJ with you. It is probably metric, but may well be UNF, but if you take the...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
08-03-2018, 02:10 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,024
Posted By Greg in France

Do not worry. Just get stuck in!

Do not worry. Just get stuck in!
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
08-02-2018, 01:54 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,024
Posted By Greg in France

If the wishbone bump stops are in contact with...

If the wishbone bump stops are in contact with the subframe, then the suspension is NOT, repeat NOT sufficiently loaded and you must NOT undo any of the suspension components, Place the jack (and...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-30-2018, 07:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By JigJag

Its early on. 3:00 in.

Its early on. 3:00 in.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-29-2018, 08:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By eurolat

Cool Eurolat - Front suspension axle assembly

Hi, it is my movie about my front axle assembly. I waiting your critic, review :))))

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UB_Ubt3fjHg
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-27-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,024
Posted By Vee

you sure can reuse them! I may have brushed them...

you sure can reuse them! I may have brushed them off a bit to take off any stuck on rubber, but Iíve never swapped them out. They donít affect any of the geometry.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-23-2018, 02:52 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,024
Posted By Vee

When I replaced my upper control arm bushings and...

When I replaced my upper control arm bushings and ball joints, I put the car on jackstands but then used a hydraulic jack to move the hub up and down as needed.

While there, see if you can clean...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-23-2018, 12:30 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,024
Posted By Asdrewq

Another point worth raising at this point - I...

Another point worth raising at this point - I noticed that when KWE refurb the front suspension they put all the Caster shims to the front of the car, to give maximum caster angle & presumably a bit...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-23-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,024
Posted By Greg in France

Good point. If a cinder block is what we call a...

Good point. If a cinder block is what we call a breeze block in the UK, then, Mac, you must use something more solid eg: jackstand or solid wood, as JagCad advises.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-23-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,024
Posted By JagCad

Yoweee, from the fryoing pan not into the potbut...

Yoweee, from the fryoing pan not into the potbut in to the fire.

Concrete blocks are almost safe. Cinder blocks are as unsafe as one can be.
Big difference between the two.

Best, proper jack...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-22-2018, 01:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,024
Posted By Greg in France

Mac While the blocks are in the correct place,...

Mac
While the blocks are in the correct place, I do not like that vertical on its end lower block. I would replace it with a wide wooden block like the wooden one on top, but thicker obviously. Also...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-22-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,024
Posted By Greg in France

The camber shims are behind the casting onto...

The camber shims are behind the casting onto which the top wishbone bushes fit. These control in or out top to bottom "tilt" (camber) from top to bottom of the upright and hence the hub and wheel....
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-22-2018, 12:50 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,024
Posted By Greg in France

Mac The camber shims should NOT be touched....

Mac
The camber shims should NOT be touched. Leave well alone. The factory camber cannot change unless the subframe is bent. The top wishbone bushes nuts normally come off quite easily, by the way....
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