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by The Reverend Bluejeans
Tue Jan 26, 2021 8:42 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Dan's Crapi project.
Replies: 85
Views: 13764

Re: Dan's Crapi project.

Any more?
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Tue Jan 26, 2021 8:35 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Superb Mark 1 Jaguar and XJ6 video *CONTAINS GIFFERS*
Replies: 8
Views: 137

Re: Superb Mark 1 Jaguar and XJ6 video *CONTAINS GIFFERS*

I think that’s a W108 Mercedes next to the S Type - I say S Type but could be a 420 or Sovereign.
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Mon Jan 25, 2021 9:56 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Superb Mark 1 Jaguar and XJ6 video *CONTAINS GIFFERS*
Replies: 8
Views: 137

Re: Superb Mark 1 Jaguar and XJ6 video *CONTAINS GIFFERS*

Mark 1’s are so much nicer than Mark II’s. Those and Series 1 XJ’s are my faves.
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Mon Jan 25, 2021 9:22 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Superb Mark 1 Jaguar and XJ6 video *CONTAINS GIFFERS*
Replies: 8
Views: 137

Re: Superb Mark 1 Jaguar and XJ6 video *CONTAINS GIFFERS*

This is like a superannuated Squire Dawson.
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Sun Jan 24, 2021 10:05 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Superb Mark 1 Jaguar and XJ6 video *CONTAINS GIFFERS*
Replies: 8
Views: 137

Superb Mark 1 Jaguar and XJ6 video *CONTAINS GIFFERS*

So many mediocre/boring/shouty videos on YouTube. This one is actually interesting. This old boy came to Nova Scotia from the UK about 1000 years ago and even at his age is still farting about with old British cars - the Mark 1 Jaguar with a Mark II rear axle, 4.2 engine etc. This is an absolute ple...
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Sat Jan 23, 2021 3:14 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 4008
Views: 495319

Re: What did you do today?

fried onions wrote:
Fri Jan 22, 2021 10:02 pm
It must know I've decided to sell it.
For why Mr Dawson?
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Fri Jan 22, 2021 9:54 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 4008
Views: 495319

Re: What did you do today?

The Saaaab runs again. The aux belt went into the cambelt causing it to jump four teeth hence the valve/piston noise. Despite me torquing the lower cover bolts to HBOL spec, one worked loose and wiped the belt out. Whoops. That's fixed but still the question of the loss of boost remains. It's not ju...
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Fri Jan 22, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Found pics
Replies: 946
Views: 121955

Re: Found pics

That she-type is a vast improvement over the original. The E-types look great from some angles, then you realise they fitted suspension 6" too narrow for the car. The only exception is the lightweight low drag ones with the correct size wheels. I'd take XK or XJS over an E-type for looks any time. ...