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05-05-2019, 01:16 PM
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Posted By gtjoey

I use Welch for those cars as they have A lot of...

I use Welch for those cars as they have A lot of spares besides NOS
The dealers are fading away for the old XJ8 as they are becoming old news........
gtjoey1314
01-13-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 816
Posted By gtjoey

The glove bax came in around 3 months after the...

The glove bax came in around 3 months after the launch to the public.
I had both.The pouches on the front seats were your glove box.
It had to do with the new 1 wire system and the air bags.
All...
01-05-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 670
Posted By gtjoey

Atta boy! Now Enjoy that ride, just make sure...

Atta boy!
Now Enjoy that ride, just make sure the alternator is charging as well to make sure all is good.
But you should be set!
Drive on...…
GTJOEY1314
01-05-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,554
Posted By gtjoey

I was all in as well as Im in your boat. The...

I was all in as well as Im in your boat.
The turn off was one thing, theres one angle they shadow in the pictures.
The batteries are sooooo big, the box drops very low behind the fron wheels, it...
01-05-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 670
Posted By gtjoey

The source is the battery. Is it an acid...

The source is the battery.
Is it an acid battery or a modern optima......the optima must be on a constant charger on a modern car or all the relays drain it over time.
IMHO They are the worst...
Forum: XF (X260)
01-05-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 836
Posted By gtjoey

Can I be honest, because of all the frequencies...

Can I be honest, because of all the frequencies in the air and the anntenas you need for the reception, THEY ALL STINK!
I am working with three manufactures , 3 different car companies and they are...
01-05-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 616
Posted By gtjoey

I would start with a simple battery test. There...

I would start with a simple battery test.
There are shed down relays in those series cars.
Is your battery new? Do you keep it on a charger?
Anything less then 11/12 volts, the car will do strange...
01-04-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 842
Posted By gtjoey

Easy........a flood car of that generation is...

Easy........a flood car of that generation is like working on a lawn mower.
As long as the car wasn't under the ocean for 20 years, your ok.
They make EVERYTHING for the etype. Everything....
01-03-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By gtjoey

Atta boy! Now put dialetric grease on all the...

Atta boy!
Now put dialetric grease on all the connections and youll be set for years.
My advise as well, make them bullet connectors too.
Off to my DB4.
good luck!
gtjoey1314
01-02-2019, 06:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 889
Posted By gtjoey

Go back to castrol brake fluid, BUT Imho, you...

Go back to castrol brake fluid, BUT Imho, you have to go back and replace ALOT of things....
Sitting 30 years, the master and all IMHO, have to go, change the pistons on the calipers. That DOT5 will...
12-30-2018, 12:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,134
Posted By gtjoey

dw, Ive had them all, new and used...….the 95 is...

dw, Ive had them all, new and used...….the 95 is a great first year car .
There are things to look for, most was done because its so old.
First if its REAL EARLY is there a glove box door?
Early...
12-28-2018, 07:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 639
Posted By gtjoey

The switch is broker , probably from slamming the...

The switch is broker , probably from slamming the trunk lid.
As stated unplug till you find another.
Its an open circuit to the alarm system the one beep states something is open,its the trunk...
Forum: XF (X260)
12-17-2018, 06:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,049
Posted By gtjoey

The car is well worth it...…..I don't use any of...

The car is well worth it...…..I don't use any of that stuff, its a dream ride.
9,000 miles in 6 months, never gone back for a thing..
good luck
gtjoey1314
12-17-2018, 07:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By gtjoey

I had 2 of those wonderful xj12's but didn't...

I had 2 of those wonderful xj12's but didn't remember if it had the valves they were new at the time....
I agree with the limp mode, two different issues, but I have had issues with the box in this...
12-16-2018, 08:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By gtjoey

Ok we are getting somewhere...…not in particular...

Ok we are getting somewhere...…not in particular order, lets keep this simple
1. With a simple test light can you trace each wire in and out from the ecm?
2. key on key off should explain which...
12-16-2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By gtjoey

Your welcome, do your coil packs have 2 or 3...

Your welcome, do your coil packs have 2 or 3 wires...
On the Vanquish I found out about the mouse by hooking up a test light to the trigger wire on the coil.
I had current to the feed wire on the...
12-16-2018, 06:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 970
Posted By gtjoey

That old x300 6 cylinder is BULLET PROOF! Fix...

That old x300 6 cylinder is BULLET PROOF!
Fix the fan relay its 15 dollars...…..
That way it will come on when needed.
gtjoey1314
12-16-2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By gtjoey

My two cents as remember all these v12's were...

My two cents as remember all these v12's were under FORD , including the db9 and Vanquish.
Same problem with a Vanquish, the ecm was bad. In that car there is a left and right side, Switch the...
12-12-2018, 06:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,253
Posted By gtjoey

Run gas from another bottle, crap in the tank and...

Run gas from another bottle, crap in the tank and moisture a killer....good luck.
Forum: XF (X260)
12-10-2018, 01:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,545
Posted By gtjoey

I love my XF WAGON, But Ive driven pickups for...

I love my XF WAGON, But Ive driven pickups for almost 20 years when the kids were growing up.
When this lease is up, I'm going back to a truck.
In the U.S. the northeast roads are worse than third...
11-30-2018, 05:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,253
Posted By gtjoey

Its the tank now and line. Take a gas can and...

Its the tank now and line.
Take a gas can and connect it to the fuel pump in the back with high grade fuel ,I bet the ranch in two minutes you see a complete change, barring you dialed in the...
11-09-2018, 03:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,253
Posted By gtjoey

Petronix can be great, BUT do you have the...

Petronix can be great, BUT do you have the petronix wires to match?
Old copper wire will send surges to the unit and eventually burn it out.
Also are the bowl levels set.....many over look this and...
11-05-2018, 08:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 916
Posted By gtjoey

They all go.....I did that 25 years ago....The...

They all go.....I did that 25 years ago....The idiot light still works on a series 2 due to a wire in the harness feeding the old regulator that wont work because you took the wires off the...
11-04-2018, 06:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 777
Posted By gtjoey

The whole gang is involved please if anyone has...

The whole gang is involved
please if anyone has something unique
please pm me
thank you
gtjoey1314...
11-03-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 777
Posted By gtjoey

Apersoons, pm your number if your in the states. ...

Apersoons, pm your number if your in the states.
Will call you today.
Its another exciting time.....having fun!
Thank you.
GTJOEY1314
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