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by mgcjag
Wed Feb 03, 2021 6:26 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Clock
Replies: 7
Views: 477
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Re: Clock

Hi Joe...i thought there were only 2 types of clock on a S2 2+2...one with a battery and one direct wired....but iv never looked up in the parts catalogue.....you would need to check against your chassis number....if you have original wireing loom then if you have the clock supply it should be the o...
by mgcjag
Wed Feb 03, 2021 5:07 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Early 1961 Aluminium Rear Hubs
Replies: 7
Views: 665
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Re: Early 1961 Aluminium Rear Hubs

The OP has also posted in the wanted section with a photo..and see factory fit post 105 viewtopic.php?t=2006&start=100 .Steve
by mgcjag
Wed Feb 03, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: fumes from dipstick hole
Replies: 7
Views: 259
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Re: fumes from dipstick hole

Yes a seal on tne dipstick....SNGB list them....Steve
by mgcjag
Tue Feb 02, 2021 9:24 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Boot hinge cover chrome trim
Replies: 8
Views: 400
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Re: Boot hinge cover chrome trim

Hi Alun.....yes that looks very much like the hinge cover trims....but very different from the cant rail trim which is almost the same as the long chrome bonnet trims....Steve
by mgcjag
Tue Feb 02, 2021 3:24 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Boot hinge cover chrome trim
Replies: 8
Views: 400
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Re: Boot hinge cover chrome trim

Hi joe...On my 69 S2 2+2 they are plastic chrome look...........i think they are the originals......your best bet is to contact one of the usual trimmers and ask what they use......Steve
by mgcjag
Tue Feb 02, 2021 12:53 pm
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: JLR Win Copyright on C type
Replies: 42
Views: 1936
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Re: JLR Win Copyright on C type

Hi David...start at page 34 shows C/D replicas
by mgcjag
Tue Feb 02, 2021 12:15 pm
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: JLR Win Copyright on C type
Replies: 42
Views: 1936
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Re: JLR Win Copyright on C type

I may have posted a magazine suppliment that had a section on each of the replica manufacturers....will try to find it
by mgcjag
Tue Feb 02, 2021 10:15 am
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: JLR Win Copyright on C type
Replies: 42
Views: 1936
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Re: JLR Win Copyright on C type

Would still like to know how far you need to deviate from an original body shape for it not to be a copyright issue...the C type from Sweeden that JLR won against was as i understand an exact same body shape.......A Realm C replica is 2in wider......a Proteus C replica has a slightly different rear ...
by mgcjag
Tue Feb 02, 2021 9:12 am
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: JLR Win Copyright on C type
Replies: 42
Views: 1936
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Re: JLR Win Copyright on C type

So as Sayer worked for Jaguar im assuming its Jaguars copyright so does the 70 year rule still stand ?
by mgcjag
Mon Feb 01, 2021 3:10 pm
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: JLR Win Copyright on C type
Replies: 42
Views: 1936
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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: 1936
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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: 1936
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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: 512
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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: 512
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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: 512
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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: 665
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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: 571
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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: 590
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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: 1317
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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: 512
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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