Jaguar Forums - Jaguar Enthusiasts Forum - Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: mhminnich
Showing results 1 to 25 of 87
Search took 0.02 seconds.
07-20-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,014
Posted By mhminnich

Many priorities later, I finally got the jag back...

Many priorities later, I finally got the jag back on the road. No worse for wear after what ended up being near total oil loss. By near total, I mean when I drained the sump, I got about 2...
06-15-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,312
Posted By mhminnich

Our forum needs to have some automated prompt...

Our forum needs to have some automated prompt that asks, "Do you really want to respond to this five and a half year old thread?"

And then a disclaimer right after it that says, "By responding to...
06-08-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 668
Posted By mhminnich

That looks just like the AC line that rubbed...

That looks just like the AC line that rubbed through on mine at the same place.
06-01-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By mhminnich

I should have clarified XK by saying XK1something...

I should have clarified XK by saying XK1something (she isn't up on her early model ID).

She actually thought the story would have been better if mine had died as she tried to pull away. I'm happy...
06-01-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By mhminnich

Funny for the day

My daughter has been using the xkr lately while I finish up replacing blown head gaskets on her car.

Today as she left the country horse camp she works at, she sees a gorgeous BRG droptop XK...
05-12-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,052
Posted By mhminnich

...that was reopened by someone who is...

...that was reopened by someone who is experiencing a surging problem like the original poster. What's wrong with that?
05-01-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,153
Posted By mhminnich

I have an 02 XKR and my son has an 08 XKR with a...

I have an 02 XKR and my son has an 08 XKR with a 4.2. Do you want to guess which one spends more time in the garage? Well, it isn't the 08.

If I was looking strictly at the daily driver low...
04-26-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 449
Posted By mhminnich

Speechless, but thankful to hear that you've made...

Speechless, but thankful to hear that you've made it back from the brink
04-24-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 779
Posted By mhminnich

Here is my switch removed from the car. The blue...

Here is my switch removed from the car. The blue wire is the one that broke free. It supplied the ground signal to the bcm to command the headlights. ...
04-18-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 513
Posted By mhminnich

A steady misfire will throw a code and the CEL...

A steady misfire will throw a code and the CEL will illuminate. Intermittent might not.
04-07-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 323
Posted By mhminnich

There was a fairly recent thread on this. The...

There was a fairly recent thread on this. The determination was that nothing goes there.
04-05-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 383
Posted By mhminnich

Adjust the cable linkage under the center console...

Adjust the cable linkage under the center console to get the forward movement you need to latch it into the park position.
03-31-2019, 09:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,391
Posted By mhminnich

Use 3" silicon hose connectors. It's a little...

Use 3" silicon hose connectors. It's a little fiddly, but the do go over the tubes. I just did this recently and it is holding up fine. Don't cut all of the accordion pleats off. Leave the last and...
03-15-2019, 10:05 PM
Replies: 442
Views: 50,133
Posted By mhminnich

Intake tube repair

During an oil change today, the techs broke the intake accordion big time while getting my clean filter out. Since this is my daily driver and I really need to drive, it was time for a quick repair....
02-25-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,032
Posted By mhminnich

Great post. I just can't stop reading it. Lol

Great post. I just can't stop reading it. Lol
02-11-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,194
Posted By mhminnich

I'm on the doorstep of 200,000, so with a 400,000...

I'm on the doorstep of 200,000, so with a 400,000 potential, that would mean I've just got it broken in. I can live with that. :-)

Of course everything else in the car will have been replaced by...
02-09-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By mhminnich

I have to ask the obvious. Do you have it rotated...

I have to ask the obvious. Do you have it rotated to the correct gear position for installing the switch?

Installing the shaft incorrectly is unlikely due to the way it typically engages the valve...
02-07-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,449
Posted By mhminnich

#1 way to tell if you have a leaking heater core...

#1 way to tell if you have a leaking heater core is if your windshield keeps developing a slimy film.

If your windshield is clear on the inside, it probably isn't the heater core, and you really...
02-06-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,883
Posted By mhminnich

You already have a car that folks seldom see...

You already have a car that folks seldom see driving down the road. Do you really need to attract more attention?

I don't know how others feel, but I'm pretty much over the 'cool led effects'...
01-15-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 796
Posted By mhminnich

Fork over another grand and you'll at least break...

Fork over another grand and you'll at least break even.
https://m.facebook.com/marketplace/item/344760479693055/?search_query=Jaguar
01-05-2019, 08:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 910
Posted By mhminnich

You can cut the clamp of at each end and replace...

You can cut the clamp of at each end and replace with a 3/4" hose and clamps until your new hose arrives. That T is barbed.
01-05-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,069
Posted By mhminnich

Ouch. That stinks. As above, he only killed...

Ouch. That stinks.

As above, he only killed your trim rings. I don't see anything that would make me think the wheel itself is damaged. It's not a cheap fix, but it's fixable.
01-04-2019, 03:46 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,103
Posted By mhminnich

A beautiful car and a Happy wife. You are blessed!

A beautiful car and a Happy wife. You are blessed!
12-26-2018, 07:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 645
Posted By mhminnich

Try giving the offending sensor a sharp rap with...

Try giving the offending sensor a sharp rap with a screwdriver handle our similar. It brought one on my son's car back to life.
12-18-2018, 09:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,002
Posted By mhminnich

I removed a large dent from my front fender using...

I removed a large dent from my front fender using that harbor freight glue tab puller. Using a slide hammer with the glue tabs worked like a charm.

One caution is the very small feet on the...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 87
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.