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by mgcjag
Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Gearbox Oil Change
Replies: 6
Views: 43
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Re: Gearbox Oil Change

Hi Steve....can you please try to put your car model and name in the signature area..it helps.....what model do you have......a service manual and owners handbook would also help you......we have a knowledge base section...copies of the manuels are in there.......assuming you talking about a manual ...
by mgcjag
Fri Mar 22, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Wire Wheel Spanner
Replies: 19
Views: 406
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Re: Wire Wheel Spanner

Dont know what tool you are looking at on the old timers site....but the op was asking about federal type....the Site says for tightening...and ...lossening https://www.oldtimertools.de/Vehicle-Ty ... JA-33.html
by mgcjag
Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Can someone explain 'FIA papers' please?
Replies: 6
Views: 147
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Re: Can someone explain 'FIA papers' please?

Hi Christopher...yes i know...its not a tool room copy.....was just quoting what you need for an FIA passport......so what does the seller actually mean by FIA papers?......Steve
by mgcjag
Fri Mar 22, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Can someone explain 'FIA papers' please?
Replies: 6
Views: 147
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Re: Can someone explain 'FIA papers' please?

Hi Peter..it depends what FIA papers are being refered to......quote from FIA historic vehicles passports "International historic motor sport competition is governed by Appendix K of the Federation Internationale de Automobile (FIA) International Sporting Code (ISC). Each car which competes in Inter...
by mgcjag
Fri Mar 22, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Has any got one of these please?
Replies: 9
Views: 364
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Re: Has any got one of these please?

Hi Steve...been discussed before....hope this helps...Steve
http://forum.etypeuk.com/viewtopic.php?t=7473
by mgcjag
Thu Mar 21, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Factory ... windshields ?
Replies: 5
Views: 125
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Re: Factory ... windshields ?

Hi Carsten..does this help ..look at the last post http://forum.etypeuk.com/viewtopic.php? ... n&start=40
by mgcjag
Thu Mar 21, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Wire Wheel Spanner
Replies: 19
Views: 406
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Re: Wire Wheel Spanner

Hi Mich...the spinner tool is about 3 times the price of the ones Lionel makes....Steve
by mgcjag
Wed Mar 20, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Bonnet Gap
Replies: 4
Views: 168
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Re: Bonnet Gap

Ok just for Simon...if your bonnet gap is to big these could help... :bigrin: .
by mgcjag
Wed Mar 20, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Bonnet Gap
Replies: 4
Views: 168
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Bonnet Gap

Hi All...picked this up from the Jag Lovers forum....thought its worth adding to the wealth of knowledge already on here......Bonnet gap too big and cant adjust it out...then just for you....extended hinges ......Steve http://classicjaguar.com/cjparts/hinge.php
by mgcjag
Wed Mar 20, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Can I change my Avatar?
Replies: 10
Views: 213
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Re: Can I change my Avatar?

Alan...you shouldnt have to keep entering your username and password.....when you first click on Login....then enter your username and password there is a small box underneath...Remember Me....tick it.....Steve
by mgcjag
Tue Mar 19, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: Buying spares: before or after Brexit ?
Replies: 4
Views: 111
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Re: Buying spares: before or after Brexit ?

Hi Carsten...does anything ever get cheaper?....Steve
by mgcjag
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Can I change my Avatar?
Replies: 10
Views: 213
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Re: Can I change my Avatar?

Hi Geoff...well spotted...i wasnt paying attention.....Steve..Iv sent a PM to David Jones (Heuer) he may be able to change it or you...watch this space for an update....Steve
by mgcjag
Tue Mar 19, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Can I change my Avatar?
Replies: 10
Views: 213
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Re: Can I change my Avatar?

Hi Steve...yes you can....click on your user name....i use a tablet and its top right of the page....click profile....then look for edit Avatar.....more details in link....Steve
http://forum.etypeuk.com/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=9092
by mgcjag
Tue Mar 19, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Wire Wheel Spanner
Replies: 19
Views: 406
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Re: Wire Wheel Spanner

Hi Simon...yes you can get an aluminium tool...you will need a large socket and breaker bar to use it....lots of info in this thread....Lionel is the chap that makes them..his contact number is in the last post......for the standard federal style tool i put a thick rag over the spinner then fit the ...
by mgcjag
Mon Mar 18, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Diff Breather Tube 'Missing'
Replies: 5
Views: 133
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Re: Diff Breather Tube 'Missing'

Well done...to refit you have to fit elbow first then the tube....Steve
by mgcjag
Mon Mar 18, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: AF to metric
Replies: 10
Views: 296
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Re: AF to metric

Malcom...just google search..ebay etc..readily available almost everywhere your local car shop will have plenty
by mgcjag
Mon Mar 18, 2019 8:37 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Steering Wheel Locknut does not clamp
Replies: 14
Views: 970
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Re: Steering Wheel Locknut does not clamp

Powder coating....i bet thats going to be your problem...the curse of powder coating anything with a thread
by mgcjag
Sun Mar 17, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Diff Breather Tube 'Missing'
Replies: 5
Views: 133
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Re: Diff Breather Tube 'Missing'

No tricks just anticlockwise.....yes not easy to get to.far easier if irs is out but thats a bit overkill.....car up on a lift helps........Steve
by mgcjag
Sun Mar 17, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Diff Breather Tube 'Missing'
Replies: 5
Views: 133
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Re: Diff Breather Tube 'Missing'

Hi Ian....no idea why its missing..was it ever there....came loose and fell off...just unscrew elbow and check its clear.....screw back in..possiby with s bit of thread sealer.....order new pipe and screw into elbow....easy...Steve
by mgcjag
Sun Mar 17, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Steering Wheel Locknut does not clamp
Replies: 14
Views: 970
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Re: Steering Wheel Locknut does not clamp

Hi Jan...so the collet works to lock the shaft if you push down by hand.....so it must be the big adjuster is not pushing it down far enough.....is the circlip holding it in far enough...and is the adjuster able to screw fully down.. Steve