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by Brake buster
Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: 93-94
Topic: XJ40 Wanted
Replies: 21
Views: 349

Re: XJ40 Wanted

best of luck ,

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by Brake buster
Fri Jun 14, 2019 6:20 am
Forum: XJ40 Parts For Sale
Topic: AJ6 or AJ16 NEW water pump FOR SALE
Replies: 4
Views: 357

Re: AJ6 or AJ16 NEW water pump FOR SALE

no worries i do have a complete new pump for my own car that I'm gona fit in the near future, which is why i sold the ' half pump ' above , and as far as i can tell the only difference between the pumps is the later version has a 5 bar ribbed belt, rather than V belts , but the pulleys are interchan...
by Brake buster
Thu Jun 13, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: XJ40 Parts For Sale
Topic: AJ6 or AJ16 NEW water pump FOR SALE
Replies: 4
Views: 357

Re: AJ6 or AJ16 NEW water pump FOR SALE

no , sorry sold it some months back to a needy owner

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by Brake buster
Tue May 28, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: Jaguar XJ40 Gallery
Topic: 1994 XJ6 707153
Replies: 24
Views: 257

Re: 1994 XJ6 707153

very nice

i would go as far as saying its a ' de-badge ' 3.2s , as it also has the silver grille growler, and the black instrument cluster , along with all the other ' s ' model features ,

driven her much yet ?

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by Brake buster
Mon May 27, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: put my '40 on SORN today......
Replies: 5
Views: 111

Re: put my '40 on SORN today......

yes, was looking at the rear end mono brace upgrade,

mine is a 1994 with x300 components, but sadly i dont have the mounts for the rear anti roll bar setup on the lower wishbones as well, so cant do that one without more work

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by Brake buster
Mon May 27, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: put my '40 on SORN today......
Replies: 5
Views: 111

Re: put my '40 on SORN today......

new head because, a brand new head from Jaguar is no more expensive than getting mine refurbished , i need new valve oil seals, ( easily done by myself ) but a full strip , clean , check , rework , reassembly along with shimming each valve etc etc and the time it is off and away from the car i might...
by Brake buster
Mon May 27, 2019 10:19 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: put my '40 on SORN today......
Replies: 5
Views: 111

put my '40 on SORN today......

as the MOT is due , and other things like insurance need renewing, i have decided to SORN the car, this is not because it wont pass an MOT , but the fact that i want to carry out some enhancments to make the car healthier and drive better, and no point in submitting for an MOT before this is complet...
by Brake buster
Sun May 26, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Wind Noise after new screen
Replies: 4
Views: 104

Re: Wind Noise after new screen

Thank you for your advice. The screen was bonded in then the rubber and trim were fitted after it had time to bed in. sadly , that was not the correct method the screen should have had the rubber pushed over the edges and held in place , and the sealant applied and the screen placed on the car and ...
by Brake buster
Sun May 26, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: Jaguar XJ40 Gallery
Topic: My 1987 3.6 Sovereign
Replies: 45
Views: 4270

Re: My 1987 3.6 Sovereign

good news on the rack, i did mine with the ' jaguarsport ' upgrade shim when i first got her, and it did make quite a difference , re the brake bleeding, how much fluid did you change ? did you flush out all the old fluid , or just a bit of a bleed to see if it helped , the engine doesn't need to be...
by Brake buster
Wed May 22, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New member from Australia - Introduction
Replies: 18
Views: 715

Re: New member from Australia - Introduction

nice not wanting to teach you to suck eggs......but the front wheel bearings are on a stub axle and are taper bearings, these will have a noticeable amount of play when ' cold ' , as in not driven for about thirty miles....so when being inspected can be mistaken as ' loose' tightening the bearings s...