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by mgcjag
Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: Jag Spares Day....Again
Replies: 0
Views: 34
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Jag Spares Day....Again

Hi All....just a reminder that http://www.jaguarsparesdays.co.uk is on this Sunday.. Stonleigh park...for all the new members on the forum a good source for finding hard to get parts...you never know what hou might find.. also parts ordered from SNG for collection at the show will get a discount.......
by mgcjag
Mon Oct 01, 2018 7:51 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Hard Starting when Cold - One Solution
Replies: 13
Views: 2075
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Re: Hard Starting when Cold - One Solution

Hi..whats your name..please try to put it in the signature area with your car model...iv just altered the address in the image so it can be seen.....worth checking the choke setup is correct ....details in the Carb section of the service manual...Steve
by mgcjag
Thu Sep 27, 2018 11:25 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Differential Rebuilds
Replies: 11
Views: 322
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Re: Differential Rebuilds

Also try Universal Axels...Kidderminster....2 man team old school....Steve
by mgcjag
Thu Sep 27, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Front brake caliper thoughts
Replies: 10
Views: 228
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Re: Front brake caliper thoughts

Hi Richard....no problem with standard S2 front brakes.... have you been in contact with http://www.biggred.co.uk they are very good ..on service and price...had a couple of pairs of calipers refurbed by them...and one pair of exchange......Steve
by mgcjag
Wed Sep 26, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Oil pressure transmitter
Replies: 12
Views: 273
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Re: Oil pressure transmitter

Hi Bernie.....do you have a service manual.......the oil pressure transmitter screws into the oil filter head....are you talking about the pressure switch that operated the red light on your speedo...i know early cars have them.. not sure of the year.....Steve https://www.sngbarratt.com/uk/#!/Englis...
by mgcjag
Wed Sep 26, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Oil pressure transmitter
Replies: 12
Views: 273
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Re: Oil pressure transmitter

Hi Bernie....is this an e type block or xj6....i know there was some mismatch on your numbers....the new part number you have is the correct one..but what filter head do you have fitted....think xj6 have a different thread on the transmitter....as a rough guide they can be 5/8unf or 1/8ntp....the di...
by mgcjag
Wed Sep 26, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Fitting inertia real seat belts
Replies: 1
Views: 128
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Re: Fitting inertia real seat belts

Have a look at all the similar topics below... Steve
by mgcjag
Wed Sep 26, 2018 8:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: Be kind please look to story behind article
Replies: 17
Views: 475
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Re: Be kind please look to story behind article

Hi Andrew....Its great to hear that you enjoy the forum....i look forward to reading about you car in the Plactical Classic....my thoughts are with you and you family......Steve
by mgcjag
Wed Sep 26, 2018 7:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help wanted - Problem with registering in Italy - Mangoletsi Jenvey modifications
Replies: 12
Views: 354
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Re: Help wanted - Problem with registering in Italy - Mangoletsi Jenvey modifications

Hi Jan......above is a very good option from James......im currently building a replica C type in the UK and the tests and registrations are quite complicated.....i usa a face book site called JDC replica facebook..guys from everywhere building and registering replicas......could be worth joining th...
by mgcjag
Tue Sep 25, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Where to buy a "Bonnet Hardware Kit"
Replies: 20
Views: 606
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Re: Where to buy a "Bonnet Hardware Kit"

One thing to bear in mine is the tolerances on original Jaguar hardware was probably quite wide... so for any modern day manufacturer reproduceing parts can be a no win situation...even if he has an original part to work from....... will the reproduction be to the original min or max tolerance.. Steve
by mgcjag
Mon Sep 24, 2018 2:57 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Bent rear hub/axle
Replies: 3
Views: 162
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Re: Bent rear hub/axle

Hi.....unfortunatly you will have to strip it down......cant see the hub getting bent but possibly the bearings not in correct or damaged.......Steve
by mgcjag
Sun Sep 23, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: Series 3
Topic: Series 3 OTS Interior Rear Body Trim
Replies: 5
Views: 135
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Re: Series 3 OTS Interior Rear Body Trim

Hi Garry....have you tried contacting trimmers like BAS or Aldridge to find out what they do...not really sure what your parts look like but could you form them from thin aluminium then cover with vinyl....i have recently recovered my S2+2 door handles the only option from the trimmers was a spray f...
by mgcjag
Sat Sep 22, 2018 2:50 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Boot release will not open?
Replies: 21
Views: 468
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Re: Boot release will not open?

Hi....it really sounds like the luggage has moved preventing boot fully opening...you say it opens an inch or so....is there an actual opening....have you tried poking a stick in to move luggage around......or a coat hanger wire to grab luggage and move....could try with a flexi camera to see whats ...
by mgcjag
Thu Sep 20, 2018 11:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: Jag promo video LeMans 1953
Replies: 7
Views: 187
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Re: Jag promo video LeMans 1953

Hi Christopher...thats what i thought..but not really sure....its a great look back at past racing....Steve
by mgcjag
Wed Sep 19, 2018 6:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Jag promo video LeMans 1953
Replies: 7
Views: 187
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Jag promo video LeMans 1953

Grieat little video...1953 raceing etc starts as just graphics but keep watching for real footage
Steve
by mgcjag
Wed Sep 19, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Low Drag
Replies: 3
Views: 205
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Re: Low Drag

Do you mean the Lindner 4868 WK..it was at XK70 event Shelsley walsh recently ....was also at CMC open day...give them a call.......Steve
by mgcjag
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Newby
Replies: 12
Views: 386
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Re: Newby

Hi Dale welcom to the forum....have a look through the factory fit section it may help you...http://forum.etypeuk.com/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=2006 Steve
by mgcjag
Wed Sep 19, 2018 9:02 am
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: Classic overalls
Replies: 5
Views: 265
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Re: Classic overalls

My guess would be you look more professional and stand out in white and although sounds odd white would be easier to clean useing a bleach wash....anyother colour would fade....Steve
by mgcjag
Tue Sep 18, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Carpet and insulation
Replies: 2
Views: 178
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Re: Carpet and insulation

Hi Steve...for carpets......i used Aldridge in Wolverhampton to supply only...i fitted.....BAS in South wales also get very good recommendations here on the forum..as do Skinners and a few others.....for heat/sound insulation..... a sesrch on the forum.....but others will chip in with ideas.....Steve
by mgcjag
Tue Sep 18, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Tripple SU inlet.
Replies: 8
Views: 293
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Re: Tripple SU inlet.

Hi Lee....look at some photos...a quick google search should show you lots of photos....here from SNGB site....front and rear faces are square but the carb face is lower than the head face..... https://www.sngbarratt.com/uk/#!/Englis ... 9cedfc6886