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    Jaguar Valve Settings

    Hello E Type Owners.

    Two years ago I purchased a Series ll. The engine had been completely rebuilt by the previous owner with pictures as proof. On the Exhaust valve cover is attached a...
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    Re: Looking for a pressure bleeding system

    Thank you Geo (George)? I wonder what you used for the pressure container? After exploring many ideas I settled on buying one from O'Reillys Auto Parts. Marketed under the Mityvac label (Model...
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    Looking for a pressure bleeding system

    I guess I am having a little trouble getting this post in the correct place. Sorry.

    I am looking for a pressure bleeding system for my 69 E Type Series ll. Does anyone have a lead?
    Thank...
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    Weber/stromberg air cleaners

    Greg Childs here of Montana: I have an 69 Series ll with the weber/strombergs. I have replacedthe original air cleaner system with an aftermarket filters I am currently using two foam type from...
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    Glass fuses

    Maybe this is "old-hat" to many of you but thought I would pass it along. Recently I have been working on an electrical gremlin in my Series II. Of course it was intermittant so that compounded...
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    Zenith stromberg carbs

    Has anyone tried to fit the "Grose Jet" valve into a Z-Stromberg carb? I find I cannot get it to screw in completely and therfore the gasket does not seal. It appears the threads are slightly...
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    Re: Type ii suspenstion lubrication

    Thank you Phil for the greese zerk review. I too implanted a "filler" in each relief hole figuring that was what it was meant for.

    For those of you who do not know what a Series ii is, it's...
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    Type ii suspenstion lubrication

    Beneath each zerk fitting is a plastic washer covering a small hole in the front suspention ends. Kindly explain the purpose of the washer and covered hole. I suspect a psi relief for the greese...
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    E type bonnet release

    Hello fellow E Type Owners.
    A discovery! I own a number of American Cars and with each I have devised a way to open the hoods should a cable or latch fail. What to do if one of my Series II...
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    Re: Jaguar series ii breathing

    Gentlemen... Thank You all for the responses. I have done away with the breather filter I affixed externally to the crankcase breather. I now run a tube to one of the air filters. Hopefully...
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    Re: Jaguar series ii breathing

    Thank ou Dave and Larry. Now I understand the Jag engines do not allow for "intake" air for crankcase ventilation, only drawn off exhaust fumes. I fitted my breather (on the front of the...
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    Re: Jaguar series ii breathing

    Thanks for additional information Larry. I guess I am laboring this question, either "laboring" or no one knows the answer? Any engine I have had apart (many) have a way for the engine crankcase...
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    Re: Jaguar series ii breathing

    Gentlemen,
    Thanks for the reply on my engine breathing. The question remains....Where is the intake for the air being drawn off the front breather? I have never had an American engine apart...
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    Jaguar series ii breathing

    Hello All,
    I am wondering about how the crankcase "breaths" on the 6 cylinder? I fully understand PCV both open and closed versions and I am aware of the breather apparatus on the front of the...
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