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by adam
Tue Aug 07, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Jaguar diff additive
Replies: 6
Views: 1457
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Jaguar diff additive

I cant seem to find Jaguar diff additive JLM 10814 is it no longer available? what is the best product to use in its place.

Thanks Adam
by adam
Fri Apr 20, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Radio suppressor
Replies: 2
Views: 898
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Re: Radio suppressor

Its the original radio, but have found a pack of 5 nos lucas suppressors on the internet.

Adam
by adam
Wed Apr 18, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Radio suppressor
Replies: 2
Views: 898
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Radio suppressor

I am looking for original type radio suppressors the metal ones.I can only find plastic ones that would not look right.Anyone know where to get them.

Adam
by adam
Sat Dec 23, 2017 6:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 34
Views: 5296
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Re: Merry Christmas

Happy Christmas to all and thanks to those who make this forum a great place to find info.

Adam
by adam
Sat Sep 30, 2017 4:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The end for the MOT for vehicles of historic interest
Replies: 76
Views: 13954
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Re: The end for the MOT for vehicles of historic interest

I would like to see the MOT continued even though i look after my car myself.I treat it a bit like a double check with a fresh pair off eyes and to check brakes and hand brake are working at there best.I think insurance companies might want some kind of test of road worthiness in the future? perhaps...
by adam
Thu Aug 24, 2017 4:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Welcome to our new Moderator
Replies: 18
Views: 4515
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Re: Welcome to our new Moderator

Well done steve for giving up your time,and to everyone who helps make this forum so good. :bigrin:

Adam
by adam
Fri Jul 07, 2017 2:23 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Clutch master cylinder clevis pin removal
Replies: 6
Views: 1912
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Re: Clutch master cylinder Clovis pin removal

I did it on my 63 car, the clevis came out with pedal box in place.Instead of using a split pin I used an R clip much easier.

Adam
by adam
Thu Jun 29, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Overheating coil?
Replies: 141
Views: 25437
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Re: Overheating coil?

Sorry to have confused things with my problem but its now fixed. It turns out it was the regulator box.I found this on the 123 web site. It looks like my engine misfires after a few kilometers driving what can i do. In some cases a very unstable boardnet voltage can cause misfire.The 123 ignition is...
by adam
Thu Jun 22, 2017 3:44 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Gear selection problems when hot – Moss box
Replies: 7
Views: 1866
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Re: Gear selection problems when hot – Moss box

second that on the Redline MTL total transformation in my moss box.

Adam
by adam
Sat Jun 03, 2017 11:52 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Overheating coil?
Replies: 141
Views: 25437
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Re: Overheating coil?

I will leave it for a couple of days and start working through it again. :shrug:
by adam
Sat Jun 03, 2017 9:53 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Overheating coil?
Replies: 141
Views: 25437
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Re: Overheating coil?

Non resistor caps and plugs.

Adam
by adam
Sat Jun 03, 2017 9:32 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Overheating coil?
Replies: 141
Views: 25437
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Re: Overheating coil?

I used silicon resistor leads as recommended by 123 and the original lucas DLB105 gave no problems for 9 years.
Adam
by adam
Sat Jun 03, 2017 9:27 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Overheating coil?
Replies: 141
Views: 25437
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Re: Overheating coil?

I think its ignition based, on the 123 the cap and rotor are bosch items and used genuine parts.I think it could be the dizzy itself but dont know how to test it and havent got a spare. :scratchheadyellow:

Adam
by adam
Sat Jun 03, 2017 8:26 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Overheating coil?
Replies: 141
Views: 25437
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Re: Overheating coil?

I have changed plugs plug caps leads rotor arm and dizzy cap and coil.

Adam
by adam
Sat Jun 03, 2017 7:51 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Overheating coil?
Replies: 141
Views: 25437
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Re: Overheating coil?

I am having very similar problems to you with my 3.8 .Only started a few weeks ago with a slight miss,then to terrible misfire,I have a123 dizzy and have changed rotor arm cap leads plug caps and plugs,original coil was a lucas DLB105 sports coil changed to an NGK1079 still same problem would run ok...
by adam
Wed Apr 12, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: hesitation at 1500 to 2250
Replies: 5
Views: 1846
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Re: hesitation at 1500 to 2250

Hi, its serviced every year, 123 distributor only needs cap and rotor arm replacing every 40000 km. Carbs rebuilt in the last 15000 miles, tried using choke to see if it made difference to hesitation no difference.

Adam
by adam
Wed Apr 12, 2017 7:01 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: hesitation at 1500 to 2250
Replies: 5
Views: 1846
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Re: hesitation at 1500 to 2250

Thanks for the reply,I set the plugs to 25 thou and also checked fuel filter, clean as a whistle.

Adam
by adam
Wed Apr 12, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: hesitation at 1500 to 2250
Replies: 5
Views: 1846
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hesitation at 1500 to 2250

I have a hesitation when my car pulls between 1500 and 2250 revs, occasionally. My car is a 3.8 with a 123 distributor and standard air filter. I have replaced plugs NGK BP5ES dizzy cap & rotor arm both of which were black and pitted, leads also replaced. 123 distributor has been fitted for over nin...
by adam
Fri Mar 24, 2017 6:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: E-Type Golden Steering Wheel Badge
Replies: 10
Views: 3240
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Re: E-Type Golden Steering Wheel Badge

It looks to me that they are plating the gold rather than solid. The growlers are strung up for plating in jaguars blurb.

Adam
by adam
Sat Dec 24, 2016 7:59 am
Forum: General
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 33
Views: 8049
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Re: Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to all and a big thank you to David for keeping the Forum running.