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by Mikefido
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Jaguar Super Saturday 2020.
Replies: 1
Views: 99

Jaguar Super Saturday 2020.

I've just been invited to attend (after missing it the last couple of years) .. who else will be taking their 40?
https://www.jaguarheritage.com/event/ja ... -saturday/
by Mikefido
Tue Nov 12, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The two together ...
Replies: 2
Views: 120

The two together ...

... for the first time two xjs.jpg If your wondering why it's half on the drive and half across the pavement ... it's because it died there ... need to look at the park/neutral sensor or wiring as that's what the problem is .. did manage to start it again and they're now put away for the winter ... ...
by Mikefido
Thu Nov 07, 2019 10:55 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Storage.
Replies: 0
Views: 113

Storage.

Went to have a look at a place to store my MGB today .. got talking to the guy that runs it and mentioned my XJ40's .. so from next month they can all be stored together, in the dry (with room for a couple of my bikes, and spares .. once the guy who now rents in sells his lathe and gets it moved!) ....
by Mikefido
Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Got me another one ...
Replies: 7
Views: 410

Re: Got me another one ...

Thanks for the interest!

I do like the colour, blues seem to suit the 40 (although this is a very 'silvery' blue).

Just insured it today, so I can now tax it ... and use it (but i'd like to get the rusty rear pillar sorted before i let the wife into the secret!!!
by Mikefido
Sat Sep 07, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Got me another one ...
Replies: 7
Views: 410

Got me another one ...

Some rust problems ... but nothing approaching what my Gold was like when I got it!
A few dings and dents to sort.

Trouble is .. which one do I come to meetings in now?
This one has a much sweeter engine .. but then again it's only done half the mileage!
by Mikefido
Sun Aug 18, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Spotted today
Replies: 1085
Views: 80966

Re: Spotted today

Up on the 4th floor at one of my work sites (Northampton) and spotted his ...
anyones (J905 ***)?
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by Mikefido
Fri Aug 02, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: XJ40 Meetings
Topic: Jaguars at the Castle, Warwick Sunday 8th Sept 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 306

Re: Jaguars at the Castle, Warwick Sunday 8th Sept 2019

I'll hopefully be there on the 8th.
Went the year before last and a good day was had.
by Mikefido
Tue Jul 09, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: XJ40 Meetings
Topic: Main Meet 2020
Replies: 37
Views: 1396

Re: Main Meet 2020

Just to throw my pennyworth in ... Bank Holidays are usually already taken up with other events (even worse now as I've joined the Sealed Knot and have to go and wave my pike at the Royalist scum - battles every Bank Holiday, but it is good, knackering and painful fun and there's always a beer tent ...
by Mikefido
Thu Mar 21, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Today.
Replies: 3
Views: 204

Today.

Finally fired the old girl up for the first time this year (good job I took my battery booster as the one in the car was totally flat!) Ran her up to temperature with no problems (but it does seem that I have a oil leak from the rear of the rocker cover - but it soon burnt off!!!). https://xj40.rvdz...
by Mikefido
Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: XJ40 Meetings
Topic: The Official XJ40.com 2019 Meet Thread!!!!
Replies: 138
Views: 8552

Re: The Official XJ40.com 2019 Meet Thread!!!!

Count me in!
1. Dazstap
2. XJ40 Paul
3. CarlMT
4- Naki
5- BB
6. KingfisherJon
7- Showman89
8- Pim
9. chrisw
10. Mike (Mikefido)