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by Gadget
Wed Jun 26, 2019 2:34 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Gearbox Numbers
Replies: 11
Views: 3182
New Zealand

Re: Gearbox Numbers

Hi Phil,
Yes both numbers match.
regards
Keith
by Gadget
Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Gearbox Numbers
Replies: 11
Views: 3182
New Zealand

Re: Gearbox Numbers

Thanks,
David should the EJ gearbox numbers be EB.
Regards
Keith
by Gadget
Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Gearbox Numbers
Replies: 11
Views: 3182
New Zealand

Re: Gearbox Numbers

Thanks, That was a scenario that i had not thought of, if that had happened it may be possible to work out/ find out which car was originally fitted with gearbox EB 102 JS as it must have been one of the first production cars or an early pre-production car. Would Jaguar have sold new cars with "reco...
by Gadget
Tue Jun 04, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Gearbox Numbers
Replies: 11
Views: 3182
New Zealand

Gearbox Numbers

Hi, I have just started to take my Jan 62 RHD FHC apart and it confirmed that the number punched on the gearbox is EB 102 JS, this matches the Data Plate and the Jaguar Heritage Certificate. I am confused as Clausager in his book Factory Original Jaguar E Type states that the gearbox numbers started...
by Gadget
Sun May 19, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: 3.8 race engine
Replies: 2
Views: 518
New Zealand

Re: 3.8 race engine

Hi Bill, I have just bought a 62 RHD FHC needing a full restoration, i need most of the interior chrome trims, particularly the latches and keeps that hold the folding floor behind the seats up, the 2 horizontal chrome trims for each door, all the rear floor chrome and rubber rails, an original 16 i...
by Gadget
Sat May 18, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Hello from New Zealand's newest member
Replies: 11
Views: 2850
New Zealand

Re: Hello from New Zealand's newest member

Thanks for the warm welcome messages, photos now on my phone just need the wife to show me how to down load them (computers had punch cards when I was at university). I have been instructed (by the wife) to get the car rebuilt by "a proper E type restoration business" as she recons I have enough on ...
by Gadget
Thu May 02, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Hello from New Zealand's newest member
Replies: 11
Views: 2850
New Zealand

Hello from New Zealand's newest member

Hi all, Last night my dream car of some 44 years (student days) was delivered on the back of a recovery truck, a January 1962, series 1, RHD, FHC. I have just retired and emigrated to New Zealand. Having been on the hunt for an early RHD FHC for renovation in the UK for a few fruitless years I found...