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by pimgmx
Tue Mar 24, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: Jaguar XJ40 Gallery
Topic: James, 94 Sovereign Auto
Replies: 79
Views: 7801

Re: James, 94 Sovereign Auto

baldilocks wrote:Anybody reused bolts and had a problem?


Yes and no... ;)

If they came out OK: use Loctite or similar when refitting to ensure those bolts stay where they are.
by pimgmx
Tue Mar 24, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: XJ40 Parts Wanted
Topic: XJ40 2.88 diff wanted
Replies: 8
Views: 121

Re: XJ40 2.88 diff wanted

BiTurbo228 wrote:Always wanted a SWB early coupe with the later injected engine myself...

Good taste! ;)

It’s soooooo different from my XJ40, my ‘88 SI, but definitely in the same league when it comes to smiles per gallon!

https://flickr.com/photos/36595580@N08/ ... 2141087854
by pimgmx
Tue Mar 24, 2020 2:24 pm
Forum: XJ40 Parts Wanted
Topic: XJ40 2.88 diff wanted
Replies: 8
Views: 121

Re: XJ40 2.88 diff wanted

BiTurbo228 wrote:Been out of the XJ40 game too long

In that case: welcome back!

And your nickname suggests you and I have more in common than just '40s... :roll:

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by pimgmx
Tue Mar 24, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: XJ40 Parts Wanted
Topic: XJ40 2.88 diff wanted
Replies: 8
Views: 121

Re: XJ40 2.88 diff wanted

Some of our resident parts hoarders might be able to help... @naki_k: something you can provide perhaps? ...if anyone knows any machining places that have fitted a 2.88 gearset to an XJ40 differential... In case you want to go the bespoke/rebuild route: try Simply Performance https://simplyperforman...
by pimgmx
Tue Mar 24, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: Other Jaguars and Daimlers
Topic: Also bitten by the XJ-S bug...
Replies: 230
Views: 28019

Re: Also bitten by the XJ-S bug...

The upgrading bug has bitten hard? Yes... ... said the person who just unwrapped an XXL parcel containing a Euro-spec bumper conversion kit and an uprated rear ARB... :roll: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49693402372_74a6420afe_n.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49693402257_6435e2dd42_n...
by pimgmx
Wed Mar 18, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: Jaguar XJ40 Gallery
Topic: In isolation with my XJ40
Replies: 7
Views: 164

Re: In isolation with my XJ40

...for garage queens and show cars, but for practical use, Nah! Maybe your side of the Atlantic, Larry, with its relative lower octane values? I fitted an Andybracket on my daily Sovereign way back when, and fuel economy - albeit marginally - IMPROVED post-installation. I mostly used regular fuel (...
by pimgmx
Mon Mar 16, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: XJ40 Meetings
Topic: XJ40s in Germany
Replies: 49
Views: 1120

Re: XJ40s in Germany

Chefspakken wrote:We have to cancel the meeting this year

Not what I hoped for, but it is the most sensible thing to do...
Thanks for letting us know, Florian!
by pimgmx
Thu Mar 12, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: User name .
Replies: 4
Views: 191

Re: User name .

Guess the only way would be to ask a forum admin to do that for you?
by pimgmx
Thu Mar 12, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Other Jaguars and Daimlers
Topic: Also bitten by the XJ-S bug...
Replies: 230
Views: 28019

Re: Also bitten by the XJ-S bug...

And the final - for now - intake modification is on its way from the UK to the Low Lands: an XJR-S radiator crossmember. ... which has made it over to the Low Lands... Wrapped in cat food boxes, our resident furry parcel inspectors had a field day! https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49609719961_1f...
by pimgmx
Thu Feb 27, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: 93-94
Topic: Intermittent Blower on Lowest Speed.
Replies: 5
Views: 197

Re: Intermittent Blower on Lowest Speed.

A variation on the thinking behind the last two replies... Bad fusebox solder joints would most likely drive binary results: fan boxes totally on or off. But: something similar could be happening inside the A/C control panel (very easy to remove and take apart!), or the relays inside the fan units c...