Jaguar XJ6 Restoration Manual

Jaguar XJ6 Restoration Manual : Jaguar XJ6 Series 1, 2 & 3

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A reference for anyone considering a restoration of one of these classic luxury saloon cars, this book covers the Series 1, 2 and 3 XJ6 models built between 1969 and 1986. This manual shows you how to strip down, rebuild and tune an XK engine; repair and modify suspension; renovate interior trim; strip down and rebuild mechanical components; and repair and replace bodywork. Illustrated with more than 900 photographs and diagrams, it also explains what to look for when buying a used XJ6. The book covers: model heritage and development; what to look for when buying a project vehicle and the pitfalls to avoid; how to renovate bodywork and chassis, including the renewal of major panels and repainting; repairing and renewing interior trim and fitting accessories; how to give new life to mechanical and electrical components, including XK engine overhaul; transmisson servicing and replacement; and suspension overhaul and replacement.

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Product details

  • Hardback | 216 pages
  • 210.82 x 271.78 x 15.24mm | 657.71g
  • HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP
  • J H Haynes & Co Ltd
  • Somerset, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 900 illustrations, photographs
  • 1844250202
  • 9781844250202
  • 247,297

Table of contents

Model heritage and development; What to look for when buying a project vehicle and the pitfalls to avoid; How to renovate bodywork and chassis, including the renewal of major panels and repainting; Repairing and renewing interior trim and fitting accessories; How to give new life to mechanical and electrical components, including XK engine overhaul; Transmission servicing and replacement; Suspension overhaul and replacement; In series with best-selling Restoration Manual titles including Ford Escort and Cortina Mk I & Mk II, Land Rover series I, II & III, Land Rover 90, 110 and Defender, Range Rover, MG Midget, MGB, Mini, Porsche 911, Triumph Spitfire, GT6, Vitesse & Herald, VW Beetle and VW Golf.

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About Dave Pollard

Dave Pollard is a well-known and highly regarded author of practical motoring books and a regular contributor to the motoring press. Author of Haynes's Range Rover Restoration Manual, Jaguar XK Engine, Audi Quattro Book and You & Your Land Rover Discovery, he lives in rural Shropshire.

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