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by kinglaw
Tue Feb 21, 2017 11:29 pm
Forum: Series 3
Topic: FACTORY FIT - Series 3
Replies: 3
Views: 5938
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Re: FACTORY FIT - Series 3

All, Again regards from California, USA. Some time ago, I wrote Mr. Cleave who is the author of the JCNA judges guide for Series 3 E types, regarding his fine publication, which link Heuer has provided on this string. It is extremely well done and would leave little doubt to any question as to authe...
by kinglaw
Mon Feb 20, 2017 11:45 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Opalescent Golden Sand... would anyone repaint an E-Type in this colour?
Replies: 17
Views: 4211
United States of America

Re: Opalescent Golden Sand... would anyone repaint an E-Type in this colour?

Dear Andrew and All, In addition to my previous comments, do you remember "Goldfinger" which film aired in 1964? It was the fashion then, and should be retained now. Resist the urge and keep the car original! Opalescent Desert Sand was not really gold. Very beautiful and subtle shade. I wouldn't hes...
by kinglaw
Mon Feb 20, 2017 11:13 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Opalescent Golden Sand... would anyone repaint an E-Type in this colour?
Replies: 17
Views: 4211
United States of America

Re: Opalescent Golden Sand... would anyone repaint an E-Type in this colour?

All, I remember seeing a brand new Opalacent Sand OTS roadster in 1966. Mine was Primrose Pale. I thought the world, of the colour golden sand. That one that I saw then, had beige interior, and beige canvas top, not black. Black, as an interior is long lasting, since it does not show wear as much as...
by kinglaw
Mon Feb 20, 2017 12:10 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: New series III OTS member
Replies: 5
Views: 1207
United States of America

Re: New series III OTS member

Hello All and best regards from California, USA I am a new (novice) participant in the forum but not a novice to Jaguars in general. I didn't realize that there was such a forum until recently when I had spare time on my computer. I have owned many of the Jaguar Marque since 1966 when I bought (to m...
by kinglaw
Thu Feb 09, 2017 1:57 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Hello from Shropshire
Replies: 13
Views: 2848
United States of America

Re: Hello from Shropshire

Your car looks great. I am a new member and in Southern California. Owned first Jaguar in 1966 OTS Primrose/Black Good to hear from all you folks across the pond(s). Never trust the condition of USA cars without a thorough inspection. Yes, even an original Californian car can be suspect, although th...