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Forum: XJS ( X27 )
Today, 12:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 215
Posted By Jagboi64

You can use an Alpine unit and as long as it has...

You can use an Alpine unit and as long as it has the same connector it will control the CD changer in the boot. Having cassette might be a problem though.

Unfortunately, the 9250's are junk.
Yesterday, 02:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,665
Posted By Jagboi64

I'm not familiar with all the changes over the...

I'm not familiar with all the changes over the years, but I believe the 4.2 uses a foot type thermostat? If so, look closely at it and do some measuring, as these are the same thermostats in the V12...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-13-2019, 11:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By Jagboi64

That's a very wide wheel, it might not fit. I...

That's a very wide wheel, it might not fit. I think the stock offset is 33. The bolt circle is 4.75", which is slightly bigger than 120mm. I don't know if close is close enough.

One thing to be...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-13-2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 502
Posted By Jagboi64

No, I didn't film anything. 1000 miles was the...

No, I didn't film anything. 1000 miles was the second day, I did 500 the first day.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-13-2019, 01:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 502
Posted By Jagboi64

Yes, the 15" and 16" wheels are fully...

Yes, the 15" and 16" wheels are fully interchangeable.

I did Calgary Alberta to Palo Alto California in 2 days once, in a 1992 Series III V12 sedan. Not sure I'd want to do that again, as 1,000...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-12-2019, 08:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 502
Posted By Jagboi64

The pepperpot, or more correctly called Ogle...

The pepperpot, or more correctly called Ogle Perforated, were never sold on USA market cars. They were a standard fit for a number of Series III sedans in Canada. For the others, perhaps try Coventry...
Forum: XKSS
07-12-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,192
Posted By Jagboi64

The usual recommendation is 85dB is the maximum...

The usual recommendation is 85dB is the maximum for an 8 hour exposure. When I drive the old cars on long trips, I wear earplugs and I do find I arrive less tired than if I didn't. I do the same if...
Forum: XKSS
07-12-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,192
Posted By Jagboi64

I've never had an XKSS, but I did have an open E...

I've never had an XKSS, but I did have an open E Type and the greatest source of noise to me was wind buffeting. It was ok up to about 55mph, and at 70mph was uncomfortable. Obviously the engine...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-09-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 401
Posted By Jagboi64

The ebay ones look fine to me.

The ebay ones look fine to me.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-09-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,346
Posted By Jagboi64

3 to 5 is my aim point for all my cars. I don't...

3 to 5 is my aim point for all my cars. I don't want it below freezing, otherwise the moisture in the car can turn to ice in the evaporator and block the airflow, but I want it just above freezing. ...
07-09-2019, 01:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By Jagboi64

When I did mine the inner steel sleeve of the...

When I did mine the inner steel sleeve of the rubber bushing was rusted to the shaft. I tried all the usual ways and in the end the only thing that worked was an oxy-acetylene torch to break the rust...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-08-2019, 10:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,346
Posted By Jagboi64

I think I can get my vent temperatures to 3...

I think I can get my vent temperatures to 3 degrees, so it's cold.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-08-2019, 10:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,346
Posted By Jagboi64

Yes, that's it. The arm should move from about 4...

Yes, that's it. The arm should move from about 4 o clock position to about 2 o clock as it goes from open to closed.

If your AC isn't cold, it could be that you're low on refrigerant.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-07-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,152
Posted By Jagboi64

The problem with coatings like that is the...

The problem with coatings like that is the application has to be perfect. If there is any place where it doesn't quite adhere then the salty water gets underneath and is trapped there, and the metal...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-06-2019, 09:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,346
Posted By Jagboi64

The reasons for that is the hydroflurocarbons...

The reasons for that is the hydroflurocarbons (i.e. refrigerant) are reactive to water, and they form hydrofluoric acid when combined with water. The idea is the dryer contains a decessant (like...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-05-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 794
Posted By Jagboi64

It's a bolted to an aluminum substrate that...

It's a bolted to an aluminum substrate that hinges out of the way when the airbag goes off. You need access to the backside to gain access to the bolts that hold the wood panel on.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-04-2019, 11:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 794
Posted By Jagboi64

Reasonably easy, yes. Simple or quick? No. The...

Reasonably easy, yes. Simple or quick? No. The entire dash and steering wheel ( including disarming the drivers side airbag with a special tool) needs to come out before the passenger side airbag...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-04-2019, 11:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,846
Posted By Jagboi64

It's imitation. Same with the X300 saloons. All...

It's imitation. Same with the X300 saloons. All the other wood in the cars is genuine.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-04-2019, 11:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,846
Posted By Jagboi64

Yes. The other sensor is for the fuelling control.

Yes. The other sensor is for the fuelling control.
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-04-2019, 11:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 711
Posted By Jagboi64

In the late 80's and early 90's Jaguar partnered...

In the late 80's and early 90's Jaguar partnered with Tom Walkinshaw and formed Jaguar Sport at Bloxham, Oxfordshire. They built the XJ220 super car, and then made a Jaguar Sport version of the XJS....
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-03-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,346
Posted By Jagboi64

As a test, with the car stationary and the AC...

As a test, with the car stationary and the AC running try spraying the condenser with a garden hose. If you get cold air then, the problem is airflow over the condenser and it can't shed heat...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-02-2019, 10:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,180
Posted By Jagboi64

I'm very surprised at hearing about a hole in the...

I'm very surprised at hearing about a hole in the block, I think that's the first one I've ever heard of. The V12 is a very robust engine, it's not unusual for them to go 300,000 miles and still be...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
07-02-2019, 10:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 454
Posted By Jagboi64

A lot of the later gaskets should fit wouldn't...

A lot of the later gaskets should fit wouldn't they? Jaguar updated a lot of the gaskets for the later production, but I don't know if those in particular were updated to the black ones. Other option...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-30-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 538
Posted By Jagboi64

Once place that AC system frequently leaks is the...

Once place that AC system frequently leaks is the R134 ports themselves. They are standard GM parts, they unscrew easily. I'd begin by replacing the ports and then perform a vacuum test and see if it...
Forum: XJS ( X27 )
06-30-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 908
Posted By Jagboi64

Autoglym Vinyl and Rubber Care or Bumper and Trim...

Autoglym Vinyl and Rubber Care or Bumper and Trim Gel works well to restore the black to bumpers too.
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