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by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Wed Jul 22, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Oil Pressure Test Adapter
Replies: 12
Views: 761
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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: 483
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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: 483
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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: 483
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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: 295
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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: 483
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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: 295
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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: 12
Views: 761
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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: 181
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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: 333
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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: 351
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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: 486
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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: 486
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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: 1212
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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: 763
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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: 460
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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: 219
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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: 378
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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
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Thu May 14, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Brake issue after rebuild
Replies: 2
Views: 263
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Re: Brake issue after rebuild

Hi so if I'm reading this right with your foot on the pedal pushing down , it will slowly sink to the floor ? ......... sounds like your new master cylinder is letting by ,
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Tue May 12, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Quick shift kit
Replies: 0
Views: 404
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Quick shift kit

Hi all , anyone fitted a Quick shift to the gearstick on a T5 . If so how does it feel ?
, I have heard in the past that fitting a QS to a T5 can make it very notchy .
Cheers for any ideas