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by PAN4213
Wed Feb 20, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: rear lens.
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Great Britain

Re: rear lens.

hi, Many thanks for your assistance I would be grateful if someone could provide me with the contact details for MarekH please. [Whilst writing , my query specifically relates to replacing rear lenses in order to comply with UK Spec. / Regs, which I am sure MarekH is familiar with] Series 2. 2+ 2 US...
by PAN4213
Mon Feb 18, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: rear lens.
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Great Britain

rear lens.

Dear all,

About to start work on my US import series 2 .

rear lenses are red in colour.
do they need replacing to incorporate 'orange' colour lens?

many thanks

series 2 . 2+2. 1969.
by PAN4213
Mon Jan 21, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: re-chroming of bumpers
Replies: 10
Views: 728
Great Britain

re-chroming of bumpers

Dear all.

need to get my bumpers re-chromed.

any recommended workshops?
[Ideally in or around London / Midlands]


many thanks


Bill


Series 2 FHC. 1969 US import
by PAN4213
Wed Dec 19, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: registration of U.S. import.
Replies: 14
Views: 800
Great Britain

registration of U.S. import.

hello all,

With my imported Series 2, I received the NOVA cert.

how do I know register?

many thanks.

Bill



Series 2. 2+2. 1969 .
Merc 300 SL R107. 1989.
by PAN4213
Wed Dec 05, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Adapatations to run on unleaded.
Replies: 9
Views: 583
Great Britain

Re: Adapatations to run on unleaded.

thank you loads everyone.

Rgds
Bill



Series 2. 2+2 1969 US import.
Merc R107 300SL
by PAN4213
Tue Dec 04, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Adapatations to run on unleaded.
Replies: 9
Views: 583
Great Britain

Adapatations to run on unleaded.

Hello all,

Will be starting the refurb of my series 2 soon.

Any adaptations I need to do for the car to run on unleaded?


thanks
Bill


Series 2.1969 2+2. US import.
Merc R107 300sl. 1989
by PAN4213
Fri Oct 26, 2018 12:36 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: distributor
Replies: 14
Views: 1047
Great Britain

distributor

hello all, I am in early stages of collecting parts for my series 2 in readiness for commencing refurb in the new year. about to order new ignition leads as existing ones are badly frayed. should I replace the rotor etc. with an upgraded electronic kit at same time? am told basic upgrade is around £...
by PAN4213
Wed Aug 15, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: spare keys.
Replies: 9
Views: 632
Great Britain

Re: spare keys.

Cheers Geoff.











Bill
S2, 2+2, 1969
by PAN4213
Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:31 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: spare keys.
Replies: 9
Views: 632
Great Britain

Re: spare keys.

Hello Gents,

re; key.
Am happy with a 'new' replacement key. Once I obtain ref nr from lock area does anyone know whom I should then approach ?

I assume quoting the VIN nr alone will not suffice?



Bill.
S2. 2+2. 1969.
by PAN4213
Wed Aug 15, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: Series 2
Topic: spare keys.
Replies: 9
Views: 632
Great Britain

Re: spare keys.

hello David,

many thanks.
its a 2+2. but the locks/barrel are within the handle i.e. not separate in the door skin.

I will check the names you recommended.

thanks again.





Series 2. 2+2.1969.
by PAN4213
Wed Aug 15, 2018 10:04 am
Forum: Series 2
Topic: spare keys.
Replies: 9
Views: 632
Great Britain

Re: spare keys.

apologies.

Series 2. 2+2. FHC. Nov 1969.

many thanks in advance.
by PAN4213
Wed Aug 15, 2018 9:41 am
Forum: Series 2
Topic: spare keys.
Replies: 9
Views: 632
Great Britain

spare keys.

hi all, my e-type just arrived from the US. However the ignition key does not fit the door lock! Appears that the ignition barrel has been replaced very recently and the door locks, are to be original. if locks original how can I obtain replacement key? No jack present. best source for jack? many th...
by PAN4213
Wed Aug 15, 2018 9:22 am
Forum: Series 2
Topic: series 2 1969 FHC Tyre size
Replies: 7
Views: 771
Great Britain

Re: series 2 1969 FHC landed in uk

Hello all, My e-type Series 2 finally arrived from the US this week. To start with I need advice / recommendations for following pls. 1. ignition key does not fit door locks. I can only assume the ignition barrel and key was replaced recently. To obtain lock key can I quote the VIN nr ? to suitable ...
by PAN4213
Tue Jun 26, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: series 2 1969 FHC Tyre size
Replies: 7
Views: 771
Great Britain

series 2 1969 FHC Tyre size

hello all,
as part of my proposed refurb programme I would like to fit wider tyres than standard fit [particularly as my car has power steering] to give better road holding and in my view enhanced appearance. any advice on suitable tyre size and type. Many thanks
by PAN4213
Thu Jun 21, 2018 2:25 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Jag E Type Series 2. 1970
Replies: 19
Views: 1765
Great Britain

Re: Jag E Type Series 2. 1970

many thanks gents.
by PAN4213
Thu Jun 21, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Jag E Type Series 2. 1970
Replies: 19
Views: 1765
Great Britain

Re: Jag E Type Series 2. 1970

Hello James and Stuart,

thanks enormously for the advice and recommendations.
I will look into each aspect mentioned in detail as soon as the car arrives in the UK.

At present I am aware the jack and associated tools are missing. best place to source these?

cheers
Bill
by PAN4213
Tue Jun 05, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Jag E Type Series 2. 1970
Replies: 19
Views: 1765
Great Britain

Re: Jag E Type Series 2. 1970

hello Ralph,

pearlescent Blue exterior.
Grey interior [not too worn] reminds me of a fine old leather armchair!

any recommendation's re front caliper's?
by PAN4213
Tue Jun 05, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Jag E Type Series 2. 1970
Replies: 19
Views: 1765
Great Britain

Re: Jag E Type Series 2. 1970

hi, delivery to my door in about 4 to 5 weeks time. As part of my proposed refurb process I aim to keep everything as original as possible but to include for some sensible upgrades listed as follows.[open to fellow members views/recommendations on these and any additional upgrades.] electronic ignit...
by PAN4213
Mon Jun 04, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Jag E Type Series 2. 1970
Replies: 19
Views: 1765
Great Britain

Re: Jag E Type Series 2. 1970

hello all, Yes I have purchased from Beverly Hills Car Club. Absolutely dreadful experience / ordeal.! Briefly; saw the car on their website. I acknowledged that it needs work. had the car checked by one of their approved inspectors. Paid the agreed price in full. THEN; On collection by a reputable ...
by PAN4213
Thu May 31, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Jag E Type Series 2. 1970
Replies: 19
Views: 1765
Great Britain

Jag E Type Series 2. 1970

Hello all. just joined as I have just purchased a Series 2 FHC. awaiting delivery from Beverly Hills.

I will have a selection of queries / questions in due course.

Bill