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Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-17-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By Mikey

Beware of aggressive scrubbing with these pads, ...

Beware of aggressive scrubbing with these pads, I used them to clean the upholstery on my boat and at first it looked great. Just as you stated. After about six months of exposure to sunlight. ...
04-30-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 771
Posted By Mikey

Just as an aside, Jaguar never made a turbo V8...

Just as an aside, Jaguar never made a turbo V8 S-type. Are you thinking of the supercharged-type R?
03-04-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 487
Posted By Mikey

I"ve been saying this for years but always get...

I"ve been saying this for years but always get shouted down by the' sky is falling' crowd

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10-25-2018, 11:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,204
Posted By Mikey

Oh,but it's not been proven other than in lab...

Oh,but it's not been proven other than in lab tests.

Practical real world results indicating that engines last longer because of synthetic oils just don't exist. I've been looking for them for...
Forum: Canada
09-29-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,089
Posted By Mikey

The rebuttal, to your statements can be found...

The rebuttal, to your statements can be found with a bit of basic research. when the program started in 1999 16% of cars were found to fail the initial test.

The Majority of those cars were fixed...
08-02-2018, 06:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 191
Posted By Mikey

The few Jag owners here in sleepy Perth always...

The few Jag owners here in sleepy Perth always wave!
05-02-2018, 05:42 PM
04-26-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 554
Posted By Mikey

the cover is to reduce noise level. No effect on...

the cover is to reduce noise level. No effect on coolant temp.
04-22-2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 10,269
Posted By Mikey

Today's ecms keep a permanent record of software...

Today's ecms keep a permanent record of software revisions. A tune can be added and removed but the record is still there. The warranty in this case being denied is because of a non OEM tune being...
04-18-2018, 09:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 603
Posted By Mikey

I'd find out why the RP light is coming on and...

I'd find out why the RP light is coming on and fix rather than risking doing damage to the car.

If you're not confident about your son's ability to drive responsibly, then get him a civic. better...
04-17-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 12,516
Posted By Mikey

The liquid looks like water as stated many times...

The liquid looks like water as stated many times already. The black looks like soot, the mix looking like what drips from tailpipes on just about all cars with a cold engine and exhaust system.

If...
04-14-2018, 12:58 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 12,516
Posted By Mikey

Excellent reference, thanks for posting but this...

Excellent reference, thanks for posting but this recall deals with potential under hood leaks, not spitting raw fuel out the tailpipes.

I'm becoming more and more convinced that the Op's car...
04-13-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 12,516
Posted By Mikey

I see no evidence of fire or fire damage. ...

I see no evidence of fire or fire damage.

The stains on the floor looks more like soot and water which is not unheard of on a cold engine.
Forum: XJ40 ( XJ81 )
04-10-2018, 10:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 609
Posted By Mikey

Try pushing down on the cap as you twist it...

Try pushing down on the cap as you twist it counterclockwise.
04-09-2018, 11:56 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 12,516
Posted By Mikey

Up till now you were saying raw fuel. Only in...

Up till now you were saying raw fuel. Only in post 15 did you say there was a fire.

What's the true and complete story?
04-09-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 784
Posted By Mikey

I would have thought that 10 k people would give...

I would have thought that 10 k people would give at least 10.5K answers as many would change their mind at least once during the discussion..
04-08-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 12,166
Posted By Mikey

This poster has an XF and has already asked the...

This poster has an XF and has already asked the above question at least 4 times.

Naughty. ;)
Forum: Canada
04-04-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 44,174
Posted By Mikey

Sorry for the delay in replying. Yes, a new...

Sorry for the delay in replying.

Yes, a new post under the Regional heading will gather the most attention.
04-03-2018, 12:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,851
Posted By Mikey

No worries about that on this website. You're...

No worries about that on this website. You're free to waste your own money any way you see fit ;)
04-03-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,998
Posted By Mikey

I'm still trying not to gag every time I hear...

I'm still trying not to gag every time I hear 'voila' written and pronounced as 'walla' ;0
03-16-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 491
Posted By Mikey

The low octane gas had nothing to do with the...

The low octane gas had nothing to do with the engine light coming on. Have someone with an OBDII reader find out what codes are being generated.
03-14-2018, 10:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,320
Posted By Mikey

Any product that claims to be able to reverse...

Any product that claims to be able to reverse wear on engines goes in the snake oil category in my opinion.

There's nothing super about Amsoil or Royal Purple. They just cost more.


There's...
03-12-2018, 11:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,788
Posted By Mikey

Here's one person's opinion of super/premium...

Here's one person's opinion of super/premium diesel fuel:

https://youtu.be/5fKxLOTVEnI

This is a guy I have a lot of respect for on tech issues
03-12-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,095
Posted By Mikey

Since the car is new to you change all the fluid...

Since the car is new to you change all the fluid as recommended above.
These engines do not have a timing belt so no worries there. Injectors need nothing and usually last the lifetime of the car....
03-11-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 743
Posted By Mikey

Sounds even more like The Lurch. Jaguar...

Sounds even more like The Lurch.

Jaguar S-Type ZF Gearbox Lurch fault (http://www.thelurch.com/lurching_zf_transmission.htm)

Variation 1
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