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by mgcjag
Thu Apr 02, 2020 7:50 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Which Clutch? Series 1 3.8 Fast Road with 4.2 Box.
Replies: 6
Views: 122
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Re: Which Clutch? Series 1 3.8 Fast Road with 4.2 Box.

You could contact http://www.rob-beere-racing.co.uk/newproducts.html tbey are really helpefull if you chat to them....thats assuming they are still working during the current crisis.....their products are really worth looking at...Steve
by mgcjag
Wed Apr 01, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: WANTED - Dash board fresh air vents (5)
Replies: 3
Views: 103
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Re: WANTED - Dash board fresh air vents (5)

Hi Steve...have you been in touch with SNG....Steve
by mgcjag
Wed Apr 01, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine mount torque settings
Replies: 7
Views: 117
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Re: Engine mount torque settings

Hi Grant...always worth useing the search function....I doubt there,s much that isnt already on the forum.....u may find shims under your mounts..possibky stuck to them or the frame...these were used as required from the factory..probably to ease a bit of clearance for carbs etc from the frames... h...
by mgcjag
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Oil/ignition light explanation
Replies: 17
Views: 326
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Re: Oil/ignition light explanation

Hi Paul..at the bottom of the diagram i posted above the note says the diagram is for cars upto 1E354582.so should include yours?.....Steve
by mgcjag
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: E-type parts
Replies: 11
Views: 336
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Re: E-type parts

:bigrin: :bigrin: What does it say....Peter,s usual Literary gymnastics :bigrin:
by mgcjag
Tue Mar 31, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Oil/ignition light explanation
Replies: 17
Views: 326
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Re: Oil/ignition light explanation

Hi Layne.....note the chassis numbers...the next page in the service manual has the next diagram for later cars with just the 3aw and ignition lamp ...no oil pressure switch...Steve
by mgcjag
Tue Mar 31, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Oil/ignition light explanation
Replies: 17
Views: 326
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Re: Oil/ignition light explanation

See diagram top center
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by mgcjag
Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Oil/ignition light explanation
Replies: 17
Views: 326
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Re: Oil/ignition light explanation

Hi Paul.....yes you last sentance is how it would work if wired as shown in the diagram....however we dont know how you have wired yours.....do you have a wireing diagram....Steve
by mgcjag
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:39 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Oil/ignition light explanation
Replies: 17
Views: 326
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Re: Oil/ignition light explanation

Hi Bill.....yours could possibly be aftermarket addition.....im just thinking one sender for low and one for high?..havent see a Jag diagram that covers 3 senders...but could be......Steve
by mgcjag
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:11 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Oil/ignition light explanation
Replies: 17
Views: 326
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Re: Oil/ignition light explanation

Hi Paul just to try to help i went through the wireing diagrams in the big green Jag service manual....others im sure will jump in with additional info.....First wireing diagram for 3.8 cars shows an ignition warning lamp comming straight fron the controle box....so just ignition........The first di...
by mgcjag
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:43 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Differential Fixing Threads
Replies: 9
Views: 267
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Re: Differential Fixing Threads

Here you go Andrew https://www.scparts.co.uk/sc_en/british ... aguar.html select Jaguar then model then menu of left to drill down further hard copy is available from SC or on ebay well worth getting...lots of info in them..Steve
by mgcjag
Mon Mar 30, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Propshaft/Gearbox Decoupling
Replies: 3
Views: 125
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Re: Propshaft/Gearbox Decoupling

Hi John...the propshaft has a sliding joint so should push back a bit.......Yes its very possible to do this single handed....but if your not completely confident in what your doing then you really need assistance....especially if you havent got everything completely supported and something goes wro...
by mgcjag
Mon Mar 30, 2020 2:43 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Final T5 jigsaw piece
Replies: 7
Views: 239
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Re: Final T5 jigsaw piece

The gearbox shouldnt make any difference.....what needs to be taken into consideration is what flywheel you have (has it been skimed)..what clutch cover (they do differ) the clutch plate(can differ in thickness) release bearing and clutch fork........thats why im suggesting you have a trial set up.....
by mgcjag
Mon Mar 30, 2020 1:40 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: New member from Holland with a backrest problem
Replies: 10
Views: 535
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Re: New member from Holland with a backrest problem

Hi..welcom to the forum...please try to put your name and car model in the signature area.....if you google e type seats and look at images you will get lots of photos...but im sure someone will post some....Steve
by mgcjag
Mon Mar 30, 2020 11:21 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Final T5 jigsaw piece
Replies: 7
Views: 239
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Re: Final T5 jigsaw piece

I would fit the bell houseing /slave cylinder to the engine and check the position of the fork/release bearing against the clutch cover...befor installing into the car......ideally you want the end of the fork where it meets the push rod to sit in the middle of the bell houseing opening to ensure en...
by mgcjag
Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Coolant leak
Replies: 4
Views: 191
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Re: Coolant leak

Hi Layne...this is the standard old school type bars leaks iv used numerous times over the years on old classics
by mgcjag
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: Virtual classic car show
Replies: 35
Views: 922
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Re: Virtual classic car show

Mine in the front row :bigrin:
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by mgcjag
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: Can we go for a drive??
Replies: 38
Views: 1215
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Re: Can we go for a drive??

Hi Malcom...Your "Zero Risk" is making a huge assumption that your drive is without incident and does not require assistance of any kind.....then surely whats good for one is good for all.....so we end up with everyone going out for a joy ride.....Then guess what happens....Steve
by mgcjag
Sun Mar 29, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: General
Topic: My new arrival from Arizona FHC
Replies: 3
Views: 308
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Re: My new arrival from Arizona FHC

Hi welcom to the forum...great introduction and nice project....plenty of info here on the forum to help you out...please try to put your name and car model in the signature area....All the best......Steve
by mgcjag
Sat Mar 28, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Grease Points
Replies: 3
Views: 111
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Re: Grease Points

Just edited post above