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by jeffbezz
Wed Jun 10, 2020 6:39 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: engine number
Replies: 3
Views: 433
Malta

Re: engine number

hi
I appreciate your reply, in fact date of production is November 1966
by jeffbezz
Wed Jun 10, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: engine number
Replies: 3
Views: 433
Malta

engine number

:thankyouyellow:
hi I have a jaguar etype not with its original engine , which seams for sure a jaguar engine as it has its block marked jaguar 4.2 .

its engine number starts 7E11 xxx -9 .

Found no recoders of 4.2 engines starting with 11 after the 7E , and clues please
by jeffbezz
Sat Apr 18, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: electric or wet oil pressure gauge
Replies: 11
Views: 949
Malta

electric or wet oil pressure gauge

:helpsos: hi I have a 1962 jaguar etype with the 3.8 engine. Regarding its oil gauge, what was the factory fit , an electric gauge or wet gauge please. Thank you
by jeffbezz
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: xk150 gearbox to fit on 4.2 etype
Replies: 4
Views: 494
Malta

xk150 gearbox to fit on 4.2 etype

:wavegreatbritain:
hi I have an orginal moss xk150 gearbox, will this fit a 1966 4.2 etype ?
by jeffbezz
Sun Mar 01, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: s1 taking off gearbox
Replies: 5
Views: 730
Malta

Re: s1 taking of gearbox

hi stev
yes your right I did post in different sections, its because some are saying yes and some are saying no to take of engine and am totally confused.
by jeffbezz
Sun Mar 01, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: jaguar etype 4.2 gearbox issue
Replies: 5
Views: 1393
Malta

Re: jaguar etype 4.2 gearbox issue

Hi Jeff and welcome to the forum! Tell us more about your car, is this a new problem whilst driving regularly, or after having work done on the car? I second Steve‘s assessment and would first check clutch hydraulics and setting of the slave cylinder. Martin so l have been told it's a gearbox issue...
by jeffbezz
Sun Mar 01, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Clutch pedal S1 4.2
Replies: 9
Views: 884
Malta

Re: Clutch pedal S1 4.2

hi thanks for your replies , so for taking of the gearbox does this mean I would also need to take of the engine?
by jeffbezz
Sun Mar 01, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: s1 taking off gearbox
Replies: 5
Views: 730
Malta

s1 taking off gearbox

:helpsos: hello all am new owning a 4.2 1966 etype.
I have an issue with the gearbox , therefore I need to take it off. will it come off without taking of the engine? replies will be highly appreciated. thanks in advance
by jeffbezz
Sat Feb 29, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Clutch pedal S1 4.2
Replies: 9
Views: 884
Malta

Re: Clutch pedal S1 4.2

I have the same feeling, something wrong in gearbox , is there need to take off engine to take of gearbox?
by jeffbezz
Sat Feb 29, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Clutch pedal S1 4.2
Replies: 9
Views: 884
Malta

Clutch pedal S1 4.2

Hi all help needed please. I have an S1 4.2 and after a small ride the clutch pedal only goes half way done , with the result it will be hard shifting gears . So I put it up on a car lift and noticed that the slave cylinder is hitting the gearbox. Picture attached. Any idea how I can solve this prob...
by jeffbezz
Tue Feb 11, 2020 2:42 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: 1963 oil pressure
Replies: 3
Views: 1486
Malta

1963 oil pressure

:helpsos: I have a 1963 3.8 etype with oil cooler . I have changed the engine oil ( unfortunately) I dont take notice the pressure before. anyway now with new oil , once I start and rev a bit the engine pressure goes up to a little bit more the 20 , while driving it goes just close between 20 and 30...
by jeffbezz
Mon Feb 10, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: jaguar etype 4.2 gearbox issue
Replies: 5
Views: 1393
Malta

jaguar etype 4.2 gearbox issue

hello
please help, after driving for around max 7 miles 1st / 2nd gears hard to put in, the reverse dont go in , I have to stop engine put in reverse and start engine . any ideas please.