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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XKE Books & Manuals

Jaguar XK 6 in-line Engine Overhaul

Posted on 15 April 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 April 2014

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XKE Books & Manuals

Jaguar XKE 6 & 12 Cylinder Restoration Guide

Posted on 11 April 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 April 2014

Jaguar XKE DIY Restoration & Maintenance Continue Reading

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Jaguar XKE Racers, Low Drag Coupé

Low Drag Coupé

Posted on 28 March 2014

The Low Drag Coupé 49 FXN Continue Reading

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Jaguar XKE Modsport, Jaguar XKE Racers

Jaguar XKE Modsport

Posted on 27 March 2014

Jaguar XKE Modsport began as soon as the Jaguar XKE rolled out of the factory! Not too many changes in getting them lighter for competition was of concern at the time! Continue Reading

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History, The Secret Prototypes Before the Jaguar XKE

The E1A and the E2A

Posted on 23 March 2014

On developments for the Jaguar XKE the E1A and the E2A were two prototypes that the racing department had built with the utmost secrecy. The E1A was scraped by the company but the second prototype survives till this day. Continue Reading

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XKE´s 50th Anniversary

Jaguar XKE 50th Anniversary

Posted on 21 March 2014

Jaguar XKE 50th Anniversary Celebration Continue Reading

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1974 Jaguar XKE Color Combination, Jaguar XKE Colors

1974 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 20 March 2014

1974 is the last year that the Jaguar XKE was produced. The original body and interior colors are the same as in 1973. Continue Reading

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1972 Jaguar XKE Color Combination, Jaguar XKE Colors

1972 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 15 March 2014

The 1972 Jaguar XKE color combinations were applied to models only from November that same year onwards, until October, the previous years color combinations were used. Continue Reading

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1973 Jaguar XKE Color Combination, Jaguar XKE Colors

1973 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 15 March 2014

The 1973 Jaguar XKE body color and interior combinations applied to models and this was the last year that Jaguar accepted personalized paint requests. Continue Reading

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1971 Jaguar XKE Color Combination, Jaguar XKE Colors

1971 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 12 March 2014

The 1971 Jaguar XKE color combinations were applied to model only from March onwards this year, until April the previous years color combinations were used, also Jaguar used other colors to meet customer requests. Check here to see if your´s has the correct combination. Continue Reading

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1970 Jaguar XKE Color Combination, Jaguar XKE Colors

1970 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 09 March 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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1969 Jaguar XKE Color Combination, Jaguar XKE Colors

1969 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 07 March 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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1968 Jaguar XKE Color Combination, Jaguar XKE Colors

1968 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 05 March 2014

The 1968 Jaguar XKE Color Combinations were only used from August onwards until July 1969. Jaguar up until 1973, would let a customer order a Jaguar XKE in any other color, in addition to the list of the factory colors combination available, to suit the customers taste. Continue Reading

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1967 Jaguar XKE color combinations, Jaguar XKE Colors

1967 Jaguar XKE Color Combination

Posted on 02 March 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 01 March 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 February 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 27 February 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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