Jaguar XKE Original Recommended Lubricants, Technical

Jaguar XKE Original Recommended Lubricants

Jaguar XKE original recommended Castrol lubricants. This is a list of the original recommended lubricants for the Jaguar XKE supplied in the early 60´s! With this list at hand you can ask your lubricant supplier for a lubricant that complies with or supersedes its specs. Other lubricant manufacturers were recommended as well, which in the near future will be added to this post!

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Jaguar XKE Numbers Identification 1961-1974, Technical

Jaguar XKE Numbers Identification 1961-1974

Throughout the life of many years of a Jaguar XKE, it can at times suffer great changes as a result of each and everyones unique taste. Large numbers of Jaguar XKE´s were transformed and are totally different from when they left the factory!

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Jaguar XKE Series 1, 2 and 3 Specifications, Technical

Jaguar XKE Series 1, 2 and 3 Specifications

Any classic with more than thirty years since it´s last production can suffer and change as it passes hands! From one owner to another it could change color, inside or out or even booth. Parts wise you never know if the last owner got unoriginal parts if you´re not intimate yet with your Jaguar XKE.

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Jaguar XKE Routine Maintenance, Technical

Jaguar XKE Routine Maintenance

Follow these simple steps on routine maintenance and it will greatly increase the chances of running your prized Jaguar XKE without any rising and unexpected problems. Routine maintenance that should be done on this iconic car daily, weekly, monthly and at every 5.000km, 10.000km and 20.000km.

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1967 Jaguar XKE color combinations, Jaguar XKE Colors

1967 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 30 August 2014

The 1967 Jaguar XKE color combinations were applied to the models only from September 67 onwards, till August, the previous years color combinations were used. Continue Reading

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1966 Jaguar XKE Color Combination, Jaguar XKE Colors

1966 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 29 August 2014

1966 Jaguar XKE Original Color Combinations. Do remember that to satisfy personalized orders, Jaguar up until 1973, would let a customer order a Jaguar XKE in any other color, in addition to the factory colors combination available. The original Jaguar XKE is the one that is in fact as true as the day it rolled off the assembly line with matching body and interior color. Check here to see if your´s has the correct combination. Continue Reading

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1965 Jaguar XKE Color Combination, Jaguar XKE Colors

1965 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 28 August 2014

Jaguar XKE original 1965 body and interior color combinations. To satisfy personalized orders, Jaguar up until 1973, would let a customer order a Jaguar XKE in any other color, in addition to the factory colors combination available. Continue Reading

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Jaguar XKE 5.3 V12 Engine, Jaguar XKE Engine

Jaguar XKE 5.3 V12 Engine

Posted on 28 August 2014

Jaguar fitted the newly developed V12 engine in 1971 on XKE´s. This engine was originally aimed at the new range of saloon cars.The engine a 5343cc 60-degree angled V12 Single camshaft with 4 Zenith 175 CDSE carburetors producing 272hp at 5,850rpm. Four speed manual transmission with synchromesh on all gears. Continue Reading

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XKE Books & Manuals

Haynes Jaguar XKE (E Type) 3.8 & 4.2 Owners Workshop Manual

Posted on 27 August 2014

Haynes Jaguar E Type 3.8 & 4.2 Owners Workshop Manual Continue Reading

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1964 Jaguar XKE Color Combination, Jaguar XKE Colors

1964 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 26 August 2014

1964 Jaguar XKE Original Color Combinations. The original Jaguar XKE is the one that is in fact as true as the day it rolled off the assembly line with matching body and interior color. Check here to see if your´s has the correct combination. Continue Reading

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1963 Jaguar XKE Color Combination, Jaguar XKE Colors

1963 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 22 August 2014

An original Jaguar XKE is the one that is in fact as true as the day it rolled off the assembly line. To satisfy personalized orders, Jaguar up until 1973, would let a customer order a Jaguar XKE in any other color, in addition to the factory colors combination available. Continue Reading

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Jaguar XKE 4.2 Engine, Jaguar XKE Engine

Jaguar XKE 4.2 Engine

Posted on 18 August 2014

4.2 Litre XK Engine Six Cylinder Inline Factory Specifications. Jaguar introduced the new XK 4.2 engine and you can tell the difference from the 3.8 XK engine by it´s ribbed camshaft covers Continue Reading

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Jaguar XKE 3.8 Engine, Jaguar XKE Engine

Jaguar XKE 3.8 Engine

Posted on 18 August 2014

Jaguar XKE 3.8 Engine Six Cylinder Inline Factory Specifications with rounded and polished camshaft covers. The Jaguar XKE series 1 was firstly supplied with a powerful 265hp 3.8 XK engine that had a long a faithful testing career. Continue Reading

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Jaguar XKE Lightweight, Jaguar XKE Racers

Jaguar XKE Lightweight

Posted on 17 August 2014

The Jaguar XKE lightweights won a variety of races. The jaguar XKE racing career initiated with normal unmodified cars complete with all original upholstery even with cigar lighters and radios. The first racing XKE´s were basically showroom models. Continue Reading

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1962 Jaguar XKE Color Combination, Jaguar XKE Colors

1962 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 17 August 2014

An original Jaguar XKE is the one that is in fact as true as the day it rolled off the assembly line. To satisfy personalized orders, Jaguar up until 1973, would let a customer order a Jaguar XKE in any other color, in addition to the factory colors combination available. Continue Reading

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History, Jaguar XKE modifications - 1961 to 1974

Jaguar XKE modifications – 1961 to 1974

Posted on 16 August 2014

The Jaguar XKE was built in three different versions throughout its life which are commonly known as Series 1, Series 2 and Series 3 Continue Reading

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1961 Jaguar XKE Color Combination, Jaguar XKE Colors

1961 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 16 August 2014

1961 Jaguar XKE Original Color Combinations. The original Jaguar XKE is the one that is in fact as true as the day it rolled off the assembly line with matching body and interior color. Continue Reading

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History, Jaguar XKE Introduction

Jaguar XKE Introduction – The Eternal Myth

Posted on 15 August 2014

Designers and engineers at the Coventry plant knew by experience that the future of the new Jaguar XKE would depend on the acceptance of the public. Continue Reading

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XKE Books & Manuals

1971-1974 Jaguar XKE V12 E-Type Repair Shop Manual Original Series 3

Posted on 22 July 2014

1971-1974 Jaguar XKE V12 E-Type Repair Shop Manual Original Series 3 book Continue Reading

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XKE Books & Manuals

Jaguar XK 6 in-line Engine Overhaul

Posted on 15 July 2014

Jaguar XK 6 in-line Engine Overhaul Continue Reading

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XKE Books & Manuals

Jaguar XKE (E-Type): The Definitive History

Posted on 12 July 2014

Jaguar XKE (E-Type): The Definitive History Continue Reading

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XKE Books & Manuals

Jaguar XKE 6 & 12 Cylinder Restoration Guide

Posted on 11 July 2014

Jaguar XKE 6 & 12 Cylinder Restoration Guide Continue Reading

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XKE Books & Manuals

Jaguar XKE DIY Restoration & Maintenance

Posted on 10 July 2014

Jaguar XKE DIY Restoration & Maintenance Continue Reading

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