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Old 05-02-2017, 02:10 PM   #21
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Great ! Should ve came factory like that It has a supercharger , sport s version , needs sound in there ! lol

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Old 05-02-2017, 02:17 PM   #22
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Got to love a big jag. Looks great
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Old 05-02-2017, 03:11 PM   #23
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Cool looking XJ mate, my uncle loves his XJs too, he must be on his 5th or 6th now

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Old 06-02-2017, 09:37 PM   #24
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Glad to see the love for the older Jags here, there are so many fantastic projects here that I could spend hours reading!

Ziggy, nice to see a familiar name, hows the STR?
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Old 06-02-2017, 09:47 PM   #25
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I do love a Jag!!
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Old 06-02-2017, 10:54 PM   #26
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I love XJs - I remember constantly flicking through the pages of brochures of these and their Daimler equivalents after a trip to the motor show back in the late 70s. I agree the wheels are a bit marmite but other than that it's awesome.
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Old 07-02-2017, 01:50 AM   #27
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lovely! you say good mpg what would that be?
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Now that's a proper big cat!!!

Sounds great too.... you've done a good job of that!
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Old 07-02-2017, 09:41 AM   #29
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very nice.
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lovely! you say good mpg what would that be?
Around town not so good lol, I think about late teens/low twenty's.
Average about 24mpg or so. On motorway long runs, 30mpg +.

However, if driven very sensibly, this can happen:
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