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by mgcjag
Tue May 04, 2021 7:59 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: No vacuum ?
Replies: 7
Views: 404
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Re: No vacuum ?

So is there vacume in the vac tank......possible valve issue
by mgcjag
Tue May 04, 2021 7:46 pm
Forum: Series 3
Topic: Roller bearing differential
Replies: 1
Views: 93
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Re: Roller bearing differential

Just replied to your duplicate post in the technical section.....Steve
by mgcjag
Tue May 04, 2021 7:44 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Ball bearing for output differential series 3 - Help needed
Replies: 3
Views: 245
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Re: Ball bearing for output differential series 3 - Help needed

Hi Rui......Iv been watching your posts over on Jag lovers.....as you say the original double ball bearing is no longer available....SNGB do an after market replacement including the shims but its on back order.....however i replaced the complete o/p shafts for the later options with taper bearings....
by mgcjag
Tue May 04, 2021 7:07 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: No vacuum ?
Replies: 7
Views: 404
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Re: No vacuum ?

Hi Steve.....so are you getting vacume when you start the engine to the servo....valve problem?...blocked/collapsed hose......hole in vac tank (not sure what symptomes you get).....Steve
by mgcjag
Tue May 04, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Trouble bleeding brakes
Replies: 8
Views: 539
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Re: Trouble bleeding brakes

Check the holes are drilled right through into the cylinder on the connections.....it has been known before that they havent been drilled deep enough.....or a blockage from reservoir to servo.... Steve
by mgcjag
Tue May 04, 2021 11:01 am
Forum: Series 2
Topic: brake bleeding advice
Replies: 7
Views: 283
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Re: brake bleeding advice

Hi Tom a good support point is under the large bush of the radius arms......however not knowing the condition of your car im vary wary of giving advice on how too support your car if your going to be working under it.....I think you need to take extra care and plenty of supports ...not just axel sta...
by mgcjag
Tue May 04, 2021 10:44 am
Forum: Series 2
Topic: brake bleeding advice
Replies: 7
Views: 283
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Re: brake bleeding advice

Hi Tom......the top shock should have a bolt from the inside with a nut on the outside of the irs cage.....you will have to take the pressure off to get the top/bottom bolt our....jack up and support the car...then just use a jack to just lift the lower wishbone slightly so you can remove the bolts....
by mgcjag
Tue May 04, 2021 10:39 am
Forum: Series 2
Topic: brake bleeding advice
Replies: 7
Views: 283
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Re: brake bleeding advice

Some cars have an acess panel above the irs....worth checking if you have one.....Steve
by mgcjag
Mon May 03, 2021 9:17 am
Forum: Series 3
Topic: Cosmetics
Replies: 6
Views: 210
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Re: Cosmetics

Hi Peter.....your car do what you want......but in my oppinion powder coat is not tne best way to go on anything under a car......its super tough but can crack..then moisture gets in and it starts to peal off......far better to paint...which can be touched up if required...also consider zinc/nickle ...
by mgcjag
Mon May 03, 2021 8:36 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: No vacuum ?
Replies: 7
Views: 404
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Re: No vacuum ?

Hi Steve there are very detailed drawings and explenation of the brake system operation in the service manual..vacume and fluid flow etc.......you can test the 3 way by just blow/suck through it.....also check out the Reaction/air valve on the end of the master.......is the small piston in the end o...
by mgcjag
Sun May 02, 2021 7:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Jaguar are losing the plot!
Replies: 22
Views: 1299
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Re: Jaguar are losing the plot!

What a situation for a company like JLR to get their selfs in :banghead:
by mgcjag
Sun May 02, 2021 7:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Aluminium strip at the bottom of the door cards
Replies: 14
Views: 500
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Re: Aluminium strip at the bottom of the door cards

Hi Steve....this is a photo from the ebay add.....i can only see a chrome door trim....cant see an alloy trim on the bottom edge of the door card ....Steve
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by mgcjag
Sun May 02, 2021 6:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Aluminium strip at the bottom of the door cards
Replies: 14
Views: 500
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Re: Aluminium strip at the bottom of the door cards

Hi Steve...more details of the new parts would be good...do you have the part number?.....Steve
by mgcjag
Sat May 01, 2021 4:02 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Electrical problem
Replies: 8
Views: 357
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Re: Electrical problem

Hi Mark.....yes you could have possibly done alternator/regulator or other damage.....Ideally looking at the cct diagram you need to start isolating wireing.....without engine running you should have 12v to ignition and to fuel pump as per normal........i would look for any other burnt wireing. ...d...
by mgcjag
Sat May 01, 2021 1:13 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Dipstick locater / bracket
Replies: 6
Views: 278
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Re: Dipstick locater / bracket

The tube pushes in flush with the block.....the bracket at the top to hold the dipstick is available from the usuals...on SNG site look at exhaust manifold section...it fits under one of the nuts.....if you had just googled E type dipstick bracket plenty of images would come up.....Steve
by mgcjag
Sat May 01, 2021 8:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: Aluminium strip at the bottom of the door cards
Replies: 14
Views: 500
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Re: Aluminium strip at the bottom of the door cards

Hi Steve....i havent heard of an ali strip before....is it just fixed to the door card with the screws?..wasnt on my S2 2+2..can you post a photo......what is it doing?..........Steve
by mgcjag
Fri Apr 30, 2021 7:29 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: CO setting
Replies: 10
Views: 584
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Re: CO setting

Good news Tim.....at least your moveing forwards......Steve
by mgcjag
Fri Apr 30, 2021 7:28 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: S1 4.2
Replies: 8
Views: 493
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Re: S1 4.2

Are you sesrching in the Philippines. ....or are you on holiday there :shrug: .....Steve
by mgcjag
Thu Apr 29, 2021 8:06 am
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Frame gasket/guard
Replies: 2
Views: 191
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Re: Frame gasket/guard

If the car was in good shape why are the frames so mangled?.....Steve
by mgcjag
Tue Apr 27, 2021 8:47 pm
Forum: Series 3
Topic: car dies and no spark
Replies: 6
Views: 290
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Re: car dies and no spark

An introduction would be nice....who are you.....Steve