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by Fighterpilot
Sat Mar 06, 2021 2:52 pm
Forum: Interior and Exterior Cosmetics
Topic: Changing Callipers to Red
Replies: 7
Views: 269

Re: Changing Callipers to Red

Sadly that is the norm now for any alterations from spec. There is always a clause somewhere that will void insurance for the slightest reason. EG. They will point out that on page 997 subsection 3 paragraph 9 " The driver must not be wearing red underpants on a Tuesday as this will void the cover ...
by Fighterpilot
Sat Mar 06, 2021 11:27 am
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Screwfix TITAN Power washers
Replies: 4
Views: 255

Re: Screwfix TITAN Power washers

There are several thoughts on how to use these. Dry car with no pre wetting and the what seams the daft idea of start at the bottom and work up. Once covered fully, leave for 10 minutes and powerwash off. I will use the 50/50 mix as recommended. Some advise using a micro fibre wash mitt and rinse wi...
by Fighterpilot
Sat Mar 06, 2021 8:14 am
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: Petrol or diesel???
Replies: 62
Views: 2940

Re: Petrol or diesel???

RoJo wrote:
Wed Feb 03, 2021 1:50 pm
And for me;

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That segment of a trip ended up at 267 miles long, with an indicated economy of 40.1 @ 66mph average.
Driving at 70 mph and photographing? please tell me you didn't. :o
by Fighterpilot
Fri Mar 05, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: Electronics and In Car Entertainment
Topic: Change Battery Jaguar XE Rsport MY 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 167

Re: Change Battery Jaguar XE Rsport MY 2017

You can use the larger output battery. I had one fitted by the dealer. You will have to reset the windows afterwards. It may possibly need recalibrating to the car but some have done it with no problems. JLR battery can be bought in the UK for around £190 and some supply cheaper. I would recommend a...
by Fighterpilot
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:31 pm
Forum: Interior and Exterior Cosmetics
Topic: Changing Callipers to Red
Replies: 7
Views: 269

Re: Changing Callipers to Red

Sadly that is the norm now for any alterations from spec. There is always a clause somewhere that will void insurance for the slightest reason. EG. They will point out that on page 997 subsection 3 paragraph 9 " The driver must not be wearing red underpants on a Tuesday as this will void the cover p...
by Fighterpilot
Thu Mar 04, 2021 2:13 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Screwfix TITAN Power washers
Replies: 4
Views: 255

Screwfix TITAN Power washers

I recently bought a TITAN power washer from Screwfix with a selection of accessories. However the small bottle at the back is not suitable for foam washes. I searched about for a suitable fitting and eventually found this on Ebay. If anyone else is in the same predicament with difficulty finding a s...
by Fighterpilot
Tue Mar 02, 2021 8:03 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Sun blinds
Replies: 2
Views: 259

Re: Sun blinds

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by Fighterpilot
Tue Mar 02, 2021 3:07 pm
Forum: Interior and Exterior Cosmetics
Topic: How do I remove the chrome exterior trim
Replies: 2
Views: 269

Re: How do I remove the chrome exterior trim

2017.0 XE (X760), 501-08 Exterior Trim and Ornamentation Rear Door Upper Finisher (G2246175) REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION Removal NOTES: This procedure contains some variation in the illustrations depending on the vehicle specification, but the essential information is always correct. This procedure con...
by Fighterpilot
Mon Mar 01, 2021 2:05 pm
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: Can I ask a favour please?
Replies: 22
Views: 1105

Re: Can I ask a favour please?

Could this be the culprit, VACUUM PRESSURE SWITCH _img pressure switch.jpg E153840 On vehicles with the stop/start system, the vacuum pipes incorporate a brake vacuum sensor with an integral check valve. The brake vacuum sensor monitors vacuum reserves in the brake booster and is hardwired to the en...
by Fighterpilot
Mon Mar 01, 2021 1:56 pm
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: Can I ask a favour please?
Replies: 22
Views: 1105

Re: Can I ask a favour please?

Sorry, on the drawing I supplied I thought I had added the description and without it a bit useless, so here it is. COMPONENT LOCATION - V6 3.0L Petrol Engine Item Description 1 Brake Vacuum Pressure Switch 2 Brake Booster 3 Vacuum Pipes 4 Brake Vacuum Check Valve 5 Brake Vacuum Pump I hope that hel...