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by mgcjag
Mon Feb 01, 2021 3:10 pm
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: JLR Win Copyright on C type
Replies: 42
Views: 1699
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Re: JLR Win Copyright on C type

I think they lost that case on "trademark".......i wonder if thats different from "copyright" of body shape that they won this case on.....pluss the guy here was small fry probably didnt have the funds of Sir Jim
by mgcjag
Mon Feb 01, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: JLR Win Copyright on C type
Replies: 42
Views: 1699
Great Britain

Re: JLR Win Copyright on C type

As far as im aware there is an appeal......im assuming that an EU ruleing isnt legal in the UK :shrug: ....my understanding at the moment is that self builders who are not in business to sell on are ok.......but who knows. ...also JLR won this case on "body shape" so how much do you need to be diffe...
by mgcjag
Mon Feb 01, 2021 11:50 am
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: JLR Win Copyright on C type
Replies: 42
Views: 1699
Great Britain

JLR Win Copyright on C type

Some of you may be intetested......JLR just won a copyright case in Sweden on the Shape of the C type against a one man band manufacturer who just made a copy https://cardealermagazine.co.uk/publish ... cer/215136
by mgcjag
Mon Feb 01, 2021 10:31 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: dutch e-type newbie looking for his first
Replies: 16
Views: 497
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Re: dutch e-type newbie looking for his first

The S3 is a very different but only from whats under the bonnet. ...much more difficult to work on but not impossible there are many diy members here that have them.......Just think about how much work you want to take on...invariably buying a cheaper car will work out more expensive than if you pai...
by mgcjag
Mon Feb 01, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: dutch e-type newbie looking for his first
Replies: 16
Views: 497
Great Britain

Re: dutch e-type newbie looking for his first

Its not just the rear lights the 1.5 has a very different rear recessed numberplate area as per the S1
by mgcjag
Mon Feb 01, 2021 9:40 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: dutch e-type newbie looking for his first
Replies: 16
Views: 497
Great Britain

Re: dutch e-type newbie looking for his first

S1.5.........S1 Rear end.....S1 sidelights front/rear.....open headlamps. ..plus.........
by mgcjag
Mon Feb 01, 2021 9:21 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Early 1961 Aluminium Rear Hubs
Replies: 7
Views: 646
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Re: Early 1961 Aluminium Rear Hubs

Hi..As i mentioned on JL a post in our wanted section is worthwhile......we do have dealers that regularly scan our wanted section..and a photo would be great...Steve
by mgcjag
Sun Jan 31, 2021 7:08 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Clutch Release / Thrust Bearing Conversion
Replies: 7
Views: 565
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Re: Clutch Release / Thrust Bearing Conversion

Nigel....lots of discussions on this on Jag Lovers forum if you search. ...Steve
by mgcjag
Sun Jan 31, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: mating gearbox to prop shaft
Replies: 10
Views: 587
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Re: mating gearbox to prop shaft

Hi Bryan...yes its just easier to ask....but have you got a service manual and parts catalogue yet...it will help..we even have them in the knowledge base section for use once you have your own copy.....Steve
by mgcjag
Sun Jan 31, 2021 2:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bad experience with the Brexit
Replies: 23
Views: 1311
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Re: Bad experience with the Brexit

Hi All.....lets not get too heavy in the Brexit and vaccine discussions here please we are an E type forum......ok it its affecting your E type parts delivery .......If you must discuss it then post in the Pub chat area.....thanks..Steve (forum Moderator)
by mgcjag
Sun Jan 31, 2021 2:43 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: dutch e-type newbie looking for his first
Replies: 16
Views: 497
Great Britain

Re: dutch e-type newbie looking for his first

Hi Ralph. ..welcom to the forum...im sure you will find it a great help....post an ad in our wanted section....Steve
by mgcjag
Sun Jan 31, 2021 8:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: Bad experience with the Brexit
Replies: 23
Views: 1311
Great Britain

Re: Bad experience with the Brexit

Hi Joe...the original poster is in France buying from tne UK
by mgcjag
Sat Jan 30, 2021 10:21 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Chrome trim straightening advice BD19293 ,BD19294 ( UPDATE )
Replies: 12
Views: 694
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Re: Chrome trim straightening advice BD19293 ,BD19294 ( UPDATE )

Hi Bill...yes of course you are correct and some manufacturers/suppliers are improveing quality.....but im affraid its never going to happen that every part will be as original or a perfect fit......so owners will have to resort to hunting out original parts or finding people like yourself that make...
by mgcjag
Sat Jan 30, 2021 7:19 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Gearbox rear seal S1 2+2
Replies: 23
Views: 954
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Re: Gearbox rear seal S1 2+2

Great that you got it sorted and opted for the sleeve :salute:
by mgcjag
Sat Jan 30, 2021 6:51 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Bulkhead Wiring
Replies: 8
Views: 410
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Re: Bulkhead Wiring

Maybee if someone draw up a blank bulkhead diagram....member could chip in and add details like they did for the LHD one
by mgcjag
Sat Jan 30, 2021 5:46 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Chrome trim straightening advice BD19293 ,BD19294 ( UPDATE )
Replies: 12
Views: 694
Great Britain

Re: Chrome trim straightening advice BD19293 and BD19294

Nice one Simon....and maybee a lesson to everyone that moans about parts quality. .....if you dont like it make your own...or have them made for you :salute:
by mgcjag
Sat Jan 30, 2021 4:17 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Bulkhead Wiring
Replies: 8
Views: 410
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Re: Bulkhead Wiring

Well the basics are there...any offers to draw up a RHD one....
by mgcjag
Sat Jan 30, 2021 1:27 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Bulkhead Wiring
Replies: 8
Views: 410
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Re: Bulkhead Wiring

Bulkhead diagram from the knowledge base and from previous post http://forum.etypeuk.com/viewtopic.php? ... ram#p80556
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by mgcjag
Sat Jan 30, 2021 11:40 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Parts Seller-Verification
Replies: 5
Views: 364
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Re: Parts Seller-Verification

The original poster has posted on Jag lovers that he has pulled out of the purchase.....Steve
by mgcjag
Sat Jan 30, 2021 10:05 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: car lift
Replies: 16
Views: 1330
Great Britain

Re: car lift

Hi Paul....very much depends what you want it for....as its a US product it would be worth you asking the guys on Jaglovers....if its good for an E type im sure someone will have one....looks like the cross brace front and rear lifts a its raise so will be in the way for quite a few jobs and the lif...