Posts Tagged ‘Solenoid’

Body Panels and Trim

Steering Wheel Shaft & Dip Switch Blanking Plates

Body Panels and Trim Cover and Blanking Plates Of course, there are many large and small components that comprise the finished body of the MK2. The clean-up and preparation of the body and its primary parts is addressed in the “Body Prep” post. However, I have also begun to prepare some of the smaller components […]


Entry 27 – Tack Strips, Wiper Assembly, Battery, Solenoid, Bonnet Cable, Firewall

LH Wiper Post

Today is my birthday and I have taken the day off from work and devoted it to the Jaguar. I began by stripping more trim from the front RH side of the interior. As with the LH side, there was a section of red vinyl to remove, and behind the vinyl was a small triangle […]


Entry 20 – Heater, Starter Solenoid, Fan

Heater Schematic

Heater Casing Assembly Although it is probably not necessary to remove the heater case assembly from the firewall in order to remove the engine, I decided to go ahead and get it out of the way. I first disconnected the heater wiring. There was one black ground wire with ring terminal screwed to the blower […]


Pulling the Engine for Minor Repairs

July 2006 Bugeye

It is time to fix some of the problems we have lived with for a while and to make a few improvements. The oil leak we caused when we failed to seal the oil sump properly, the gear grinding in 2nd and 3rdin the gearbox, jet coating the headers among other things will improve the […]