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by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Thu Oct 08, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Tyres
Replies: 3
Views: 594
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Re: Tyres

Hi try Northhants tyres
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Thu Oct 08, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Triple webers
Replies: 13
Views: 2627
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Re: Triple webers

There's is a lot of BS written about webers . As has been said , they are a good carb for any state of tune engine , and as far as going for a rolling road session . I would be doing this if it was webers, SU ,or throttle boddies, how is 450 quid alot to spend for absolute tune up that makes the car...
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Wed Jul 22, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Oil Pressure Test Adapter
Replies: 16
Views: 1410
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Re: Oil Pressure Test Adapter

Yes wet oil gauge here, , also run an oil light from a sender that lights up on lack of 20psi rather than the standard 10. Also run one on my modded sprite and thats been cained and bounced all over the show , no fractured hose . Anyway engine rebuild Vs summer dress ...... no contest :bigrin:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Tue Jul 21, 2020 6:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: Knob anorak time ,
Replies: 7
Views: 739
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Re: Knob anorak time ,

Britt Ekland holding my knob ?????? What GEAR was she in and would it CHANGE my life ........ see wot I done there :lol:
I'll get my coat :shrug:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Mon Jul 20, 2020 6:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Knob anorak time ,
Replies: 7
Views: 739
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Re: Knob anorak time ,

Cheers , yes that sure looks like it ,
But secretly I was hoping it was the megga rare 4.2 knob . So I could put it on sales and wants for 2k :bigrin:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sun Jul 19, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Knob anorak time ,
Replies: 7
Views: 739
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Re: Knob anorak time ,

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Oops silly me
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sun Jul 19, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: OIL TEMPERATURE GAUGE
Replies: 5
Views: 429
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Re: OIL TEMPERATURE GAUGE

The highest I've seen the oil temp after some fast motorway use on a hot day is 80 degrees . Normal driving is 50 . I do have an oil cooler . I'm thinking about moving the temp sender to the sump plus
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sun Jul 19, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Knob anorak time ,
Replies: 7
Views: 739
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Knob anorak time ,

Hi all ,This was on my E when I 1st got it , my E is a very early ( November the 3rd 64) 4.2 So I then fitted the more usual 4.2 syncro knob , the R is in the right place for the syncro 4.2 box . And the thread is correct for the stick . Any ideas on what Jaguar model it's from , Regards nosey of or...
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sun Jul 19, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: OIL TEMPERATURE GAUGE
Replies: 5
Views: 429
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Re: OIL TEMPERATURE GAUGE

Hi I have an oil temp gauge , when I made my dash and loom I decided to fit a more informative oil temp guage than the gauge that tells me if my alternator is charging or not . I now have a charge light for that . I fitted the sender for the oil temp into the the oil gallery by removing one of the p...
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Fri Jul 17, 2020 8:02 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Oil Pressure Test Adapter
Replies: 16
Views: 1410
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Re: Oil Pressure Test Adapter

I've changed mine permantly to wet gauge , when you start the car 1st thing after a couple of days or more , the oil pressure gauge comes up as it does in the engine . And none of that waiting with the will it or WONT IT feeling
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Mon Jul 13, 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Kent bassed FB group
Replies: 0
Views: 537
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Kent bassed FB group

Hi , all don't know if this is aloud . But I must stress I'm not trying to poach members of this excellent forum , just in form them . I have made a FB group for Kent bassed E Type owners . Tilted E-type Jaguar Enthusiast Kent Group, feel free to join the aim is to organise meets and runs . And if t...
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Wed Jul 08, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 1:8th e type model
Replies: 3
Views: 476
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1:8th e type model

Hi all , just being nosey,
How many others on here are doing 1;8th models be it revell or the metal de agostini kits .
Regards nosey of orpington lol
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Thu Jun 25, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: Party party
Replies: 0
Views: 716
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Party party

My neighbour knocked on my door at 2am this morning and said, "Darren , I can't bloody sleep."

"Well it's your lucky day." I said, "I've got a party going on in here, come in."
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Wed Jun 24, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: White side lights
Replies: 5
Views: 644
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Re: White side lights

Shut that door :geek:
I mean shut the front door :shock:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Tue Jun 23, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: White side lights
Replies: 5
Views: 644
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White side lights

Gone for a set of federal white light look Before https://i.postimg.cc/JhRvSnVj/20200623-185156.jpg And with the white lenses fitted https://i.postimg.cc/QdcZRwBZ/20200623-190821.jpg And I fitted some led Amber lamps at the same time . Bit pleased with look , it's cleaned the front end nicely :bigrin:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Wed May 27, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Wow that's expensive
Replies: 25
Views: 1683
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Wow that's expensive

https://www.amalgamcollection.com/produ ... type-coupe
Just bumped into this I assume the detail will be quite good :geek:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Mon May 25, 2020 10:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hi I’m new to the e type forum need help
Replies: 11
Views: 988
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Re: Hi I’m new to the e type forum need help

Keep it !enjoy it ! Use it !
Just a thought :shrug:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sat May 23, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Front bumpers with no over riders
Replies: 3
Views: 568
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Front bumpers with no over riders

Hi all , someone on here recently has fitted / fabricated some front bumpers with out the over riders and hooked them back into the mouth , anyone remember who's page or where it is on here I've had a little scout around restorations but can't find it , .
Cheers for any ideas, Darren
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sat May 23, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: Logging on
Replies: 2
Views: 305
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Logging on

Hi all anyone else having to log on every time You come to this forum even though I click remember me every time . Regards Darren
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Tue May 19, 2020 7:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Loom grommet
Replies: 2
Views: 485
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Loom grommet

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Anyone know the part number for this . It's the bulkhead loom grommet on the right of bulkhead where main loom comes through on a series 3 . Cheers for any idea