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by mgcjag
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:11 am
Forum: Series 3
Topic: Series 3 Body Colour
Replies: 4
Views: 154
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Re: Series 3 Body Colour

Hi Kevin...as far ar im aware yes.....looks like yours is possibly heather.....look behind the drop down dash...this is usually original colour...Steve
by mgcjag
Fri Sep 25, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Speedo recalibration
Replies: 4
Views: 229
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Re: Speedo recalibration

Hi Tim.....the speedo has no mechanical connection between the drive cable and the indicator needle..a spinning magnet via the cable drive draws around a cup operating the needle.....the magnets become weak and depending where you take you speedo for re calibration the magnets are re energised to gi...
by mgcjag
Thu Sep 24, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: IRS removal
Replies: 4
Views: 166
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Re: IRS removal

Hi Tim...you dont need to remove the drive shafts to get to the rear bolt for the radius arm...however leaving them attached to the car they will get in the way when you try to drop the irs.....you will have to pull them out of the way and im not sure if there is enough movement in them....Steve
by mgcjag
Thu Sep 24, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: S2 and S3 seat covers
Replies: 9
Views: 212
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Re: S2 and S3 seat covers

Hi Barrie...I think they have tooling to emboss the leather....Call them....im sure they will sell you what you need..Steve
by mgcjag
Thu Sep 24, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: S2 and S3 seat covers
Replies: 9
Views: 212
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Re: S2 and S3 seat covers

Hi Barrie....my covers from Aldridge
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by mgcjag
Thu Sep 24, 2020 2:39 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: S2 and S3 seat covers
Replies: 9
Views: 212
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Re: S2 and S3 seat covers

Hi Barrie...when i got my S2 covers from Aldridge they just refered to it as perforated......Steve
by mgcjag
Thu Sep 24, 2020 7:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: Restoration order
Replies: 4
Views: 207
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Re: Restoration order

Hi Harvey...we have a restoration section that shows lots of detail and how others have progressed. ..starting from getting the car....did you dismantle the car...this should have given you a good idea how it goes back together....Steve
by mgcjag
Thu Sep 24, 2020 7:33 am
Forum: Series 3
Topic: Centre Armrest Cubby
Replies: 4
Views: 179
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Re: Centre Armrest Cubby

Hi joe post in our wanted section.....Steve
by mgcjag
Thu Sep 24, 2020 7:33 am
Forum: Series 3
Topic: Centre Armrest Cubby
Replies: 4
Views: 179
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Re: Centre Armrest Cubby

Hi joe post in our wanted section.....Steve
by mgcjag
Wed Sep 23, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Front Suspension - Lower Wishbones
Replies: 1
Views: 85
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Re: Front Suspension - Lower Wishbones

Hi John....the problem is probably just that the bolt has seized in the block....possibly cut the bolt either side of the block...heat.....or plus gas and let it soak.....basically whatever needs to be done to continue the dismantle. ...Steve......PS...you have released all the tension from the tors...
by mgcjag
Tue Sep 22, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Pitted tappets
Replies: 27
Views: 814
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Re: Pitted tappets

Wow thats impressive grinding.....i do hope the same guy didnt do your head scim :hammerdrill:
by mgcjag
Tue Sep 22, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Series 1 rubber seals
Replies: 2
Views: 215
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Re: Series 1 rubber seals

by mgcjag
Tue Sep 22, 2020 8:21 am
Forum: Series 3
Topic: Wear and tear of brake discs
Replies: 1
Views: 168
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Re: Wear and tear of brake discs

Your on the wrong forum...this is for E types. ....50-60 year old classic Jags.....Steve
by mgcjag
Mon Sep 21, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Pitted tappets
Replies: 27
Views: 814
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Re: Pitted tappets

Double measure everything even the new shims that have the size on them.....wedge shape shims...thats a new one....Steve
by mgcjag
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Sng manifolds.
Replies: 4
Views: 353
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Re: Sng manifolds.

There are running in procedures for the SNGB enamel manifolds....so to get like for like comparisons its worth knowing if the running in procedures were followed by anyone thats fitted them....Steve
by mgcjag
Sun Sep 20, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: oil pressure sender
Replies: 11
Views: 413
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Re: oil pressure sender

Hi Mike...the oil guage does not use the regulated voltage....only the temp and fuel guage use it....Steve
by mgcjag
Sat Sep 19, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Carburettor banjo bolt sealing
Replies: 10
Views: 199
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Re: Carburettor banjo bolt sealing

Hi Geoff...will keep a look out....iv never had one that didnt fit correctly.....Steve
by mgcjag
Sat Sep 19, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Carburettor banjo bolt sealing
Replies: 10
Views: 199
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Re: Carburettor banjo bolt sealing

Hi Tim....washers i use are direct from Burlan.....perfect fit.....still needs re tightening.....Steve
by mgcjag
Sat Sep 19, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Carburettor banjo bolt sealing
Replies: 10
Views: 199
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Re: Carburettor banjo bolt sealing

Hi Andy.....re check your banjo,s after a few trips....its not unusual after a rebuild for them to start leaking again..so will need tightening....Steve
by mgcjag
Fri Sep 18, 2020 7:21 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: 123 distributer wiring from the fuse
Replies: 9
Views: 135
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Re: 123 distributer wiring from the fuse

Hi Pianoman...whats your name...please try to put it in the signature area with you car model......no you cannot just connect the black to earth (neg) it is the pulsed low tension lead from the distributor that pulses the coil to produce the HT to the spark plugs.....Steve