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by Desmo
Fri Sep 25, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: 875616 - Contact with the owner?
Replies: 0
Views: 135
Great Britain

875616 - Contact with the owner?

Hello, I would like to come in touch with the current owner of 875616. The last change of ownership took place in 2011 in the USA. Before that in 2007. It would be lovely if somebody could establish a confidential contact between the current owner and me. I guarantee discretion. Thank you for any ad...
by Desmo
Fri Sep 18, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: Question about OTS 1961
Replies: 9
Views: 378
Great Britain

Re: Question about OTS 1961

Hello,

Not really a car for me. I saw this advert and was a bit surprised about the asking price.

Best regards
Desmo
by Desmo
Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Question about OTS 1961
Replies: 9
Views: 378
Great Britain

Question about OTS 1961

Hello, What is your opinion about this 1961 OTS? https://www.classicdriver.com/de/car/jaguar/e-type-si/1961/777309 She is obviously rust and accident free. Unfortunately without a continuously documented past and gaps that don't look good everywhere. After long storing she needs a general recommissi...
by Desmo
Thu Aug 27, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Hello from ATHENS, Greece
Replies: 10
Views: 853
Great Britain

Re: Hello from ATHENS, Greece

Geia sou Naso, hello from germany. Nice to meet you here and hope that you will find the car you are looking for. Cherome na se sinando kai etho sto E Type Forum kai pistevo oti ise o Nassos pou woithise stin thiorganosi tou 1st International Triumph Greek Tour 2007 . Ean epithimis boro na taktopiis...
by Desmo
Sun Jul 19, 2020 2:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Chassis 850062
Replies: 74
Views: 4438
Great Britain

Re: Chassis 850062

Hello Stefan,

Yes, a nice one. What is your opinition about what value could be realistic ?

Best regards
Desmo
by Desmo
Sun Jul 19, 2020 9:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: Chassis 850062
Replies: 74
Views: 4438
Great Britain

Re: Chassis 850062

Hello,

Stefan is right. Here a further picture:
[img]https://i.postimg.cc/jjd6Vhgy/PICT1046.jpg[/img]


Best regards
Desmo
by Desmo
Wed Mar 04, 2020 8:33 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Clutch Housing S1 Moss Box
Replies: 4
Views: 685
Great Britain

Re: Clutch Housing S1 Moss Box

Hello Steve,

Yes a genuine 3.8 E Type bellhousing. Thank you for your reply.

Best regards
Desmo
by Desmo
Wed Mar 04, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Clutch Housing S1 Moss Box
Replies: 4
Views: 685
Great Britain

Clutch Housing S1 Moss Box

Hello,

are used original S1 3.8 Moss box clutch housings separately available and which prices are realistc ? Thank you very much for your information.

Best regards
Desmo
by Desmo
Tue Feb 11, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Soft top refubrishing
Replies: 3
Views: 1216
Great Britain

Re: Soft top refubrishing

Hello Mike,

Thank you for your message. I will have acloser look.

Best regards
John
by Desmo
Fri Feb 07, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Soft top refubrishing
Replies: 3
Views: 1216
Great Britain

Soft top refubrishing

Hello,

Can an early black fabric soft top, which has not been used for several decades and has also become hard, be made soft again by a suitable agent etc ? The soft top is original and in a very good condition. Thank you for any advice.

Best regards
John
by Desmo
Sun Sep 08, 2019 10:03 pm
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: Experience with car transport company ?
Replies: 1
Views: 2819
Great Britain

Experience with car transport company ?

Hello, does anybody know the transport company A-V Trans Oy International - website: www.av-trans.eu - or could you possibly gain experience yourself ? This company also offers a fiduciary transaction. This to ensure the safety of seller and buyer. How certain is such a fiduciary activity in general...
by Desmo
Wed Oct 17, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Forum Downtime
Replies: 51
Views: 6679
Great Britain

Re: Forum Downtime

Hello David,

nice to be here again. Thank you for your efforts and your passion.

Best regards
John
by Desmo
Sun Mar 04, 2018 10:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: Advice for a UK car registration
Replies: 3
Views: 1202
Great Britain

Advice for a UK car registration

Hello, I need an advice and hope that you can help me in this. Some years ago I bought a classic car (not a Jaguar) from a well known dealer here in germany. This car was since 1960 and till I bought it always registered in Italy by his privat owner there. Because of personal circumstances I must se...
by Desmo
Mon Jun 26, 2017 7:03 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Front brake Piston/Cylinder from SNG Barratt ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1233
Great Britain

Front brake Piston/Cylinder from SNG Barratt ?

Hello, I would like to fit the 8777SS front bare piston/cylinder units from SNG Barratt in stainless steel. Are there any experiences with them or also with the alternative 8777SS/1 and what do you think about the "original" quality part with number 8777#? Many thanky for your help. Best regards Desmo
by Desmo
Fri Feb 17, 2017 11:57 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Convertible Top refubrishing
Replies: 1
Views: 973
Great Britain

Convertible Top refubrishing

Hello,

the original hood has not been opened for many, many years. The car was dry stored inside. Over time the material has become relatively hard. There may be a risk of opening cracks. Is there a way to make the fabric supple again? Many thanks for your help.

Best regards
John
by Desmo
Sun Oct 30, 2016 7:06 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Colour combination 1961 OTS
Replies: 5
Views: 2020
Great Britain

Re: Colour combination 1961 OTS

Hallo,

Thank you for your information.

Best regards
Desmo
by Desmo
Thu Oct 27, 2016 4:10 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Colour combination 1961 OTS
Replies: 5
Views: 2020
Great Britain

Colour combination 1961 OTS

Hello, resently I have seen a Certificate of a 1961 OTS with recorded colour combination: Exterior Cream Interior Light Blue Soft Top Blue Was the color shade of the interior a really light blue one and was the carpet colour in this combination blue ? Many thanks for your information. Best regards D...
by Desmo
Fri Apr 01, 2016 10:39 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: rear seat panel trimming ?
Replies: 9
Views: 3007
Great Britain

Hello Steve,

an early 1962 one.

Best regards
John
by Desmo
Fri Apr 01, 2016 10:37 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Series I Heater case dismantling
Replies: 4
Views: 1771
Great Britain

Hello,

Thank you. Yes ideed. This is an early Heater box unfortunately without screws etc.

Best regards
John
by Desmo
Thu Mar 31, 2016 8:11 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Series I Heater case dismantling
Replies: 4
Views: 1771
Great Britain

Series I Heater case dismantling

Hello,

I have opened the Heater case unit for cleaning etc. How can I remove the internal metal air flap without to damage anything? Thank you very much for any help.

Best regards
John