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by Vespa
Fri Oct 19, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Engine and Drivetrain
Topic: Stiff clutch
Replies: 2
Views: 187

Re: Stiff clutch

For a clutch to go stiff is not any characteristic it is a fault. I am not 100% sure but I think that the brakes and clutch are supplied with the same fluid and the brakes. There maybe a fault somewhere in this area. Like I have said, I may be wrong and someone else may know better. For a clutch to ...
by Vespa
Thu Oct 18, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: 24hr discount on XE cup holder cover
Replies: 13
Views: 1310

Re: 24hr discount on XE cup holder cover

Chris, Have you had no response at all to emails? Have you tried calling the number on the website? Keep me posted as whilst a business is welcome to post on here, any significant issues that start to persistently arise may lead us to reconsider things. Sometime back I sent emails regarding price a...
by Vespa
Thu Oct 18, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: Mpg advice
Replies: 9
Views: 530

Re: Mpg advice

Even with a diesel I only get around 31 mpg from a cold start on a short journey of 2.5 miles. On a longer run I will get over 60 mpg but the return on the short journey will only see around 42 ish. That's fine but diesels take longer to warm up and your petrol car when more "bedded in" will improve...
by Vespa
Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:31 am
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: XE end of life in 2023, autocar article.
Replies: 47
Views: 2347

Re: XE end of life in 2023, autocar article.

richmond wrote:
Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:13 am
I thought it was a washing powder. :D
No, No, it's a new super food, full of fibre to make methane trumpies!! :lol: :lol:
by Vespa
Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:28 am
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: MOT time
Replies: 5
Views: 338

Re: MOT time

It is in the warranty and you will be very unlikely need to use it. Remember that wearables such as tyres, brake pads and discs etc are NOT covered. However if a part fails because of influence of a wearable then it will be covered.
by Vespa
Wed Oct 17, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: This is not my week. A warning regarding RAINEX !!
Replies: 34
Views: 1668

Re: This is not my week. A warning regarding RAINEX !!

The last bit of the tale. The wheel was repaired today and it is impossible to see the work done. A really good job, cosidering it is a diamond cut wheel.
by Vespa
Wed Oct 17, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: MOT time
Replies: 5
Views: 338

Re: MOT time

Mine passed 1st time in May and I too have that £700 cover in the extended warranty I bought. (it was also in the previous warranty that was from the factory) I am not sure but I think this lasts for a few MOT's not just the first.
by Vespa
Wed Oct 17, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: 5 weeks old and granny smashed
Replies: 10
Views: 731

Re: 5 weeks old and granny smashed

Oh!, damn and blast, and I was moaning about a bit of wheel damage.
by Vespa
Wed Oct 17, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: XE end of life in 2023, autocar article.
Replies: 47
Views: 2347

Re: XE end of life in 2023, autocar article.

I am sure that Mercedes do have decent diesels but the A class next door sounds like a tractor without an exhaust hot or cold. I am told that the majority of Mercedes car diesels are badged Renult engines.
by Vespa
Wed Oct 17, 2018 9:30 am
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: Gesture boot
Replies: 43
Views: 4127

Re: Gesture boot

They are imported from Mexico and need specifying on the build.

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