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    Can I join in? This is the interior of my STR. A...

    Can I join in? This is the interior of my STR. A real gentlemans club.
    https://oi1159.photobucket.com/albums/p621/stagnite/662C1055-D950-436A-A978-0A96BCECD708_zpsy9hcuhgo.jpg

    My 2007 XKR is...
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    In this case, they are not fit for purpose rather...

    In this case, they are not fit for purpose rather than faulty.
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    These are the parts. You can see that the bushes...

    These are the parts. You can see that the bushes are not installed into the arms at the correct angle but I suspect that they are not Hydrabushes which they should be according to the workshop...
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    What made me cross is that BP first asked if I...

    What made me cross is that BP first asked if I would take the Jag to a specialist in Stevenage to inspect as they didn't believe that 2 parts could fail together, or it was something else that...
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    Reason for claim: On 24th October 2019 I...

    Reason for claim:

    On 24th October 2019 I purchased two parts No C2Z10052 (Lower Front Wishbone Arms with Bushes) which are re-manufactured copy parts. Before purchase I specifically asked over the...
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    Exactly, but..................... I bought two...

    Exactly, but.....................
    I bought two aftermarket lower front arms with the large bush, also known as banana arms from British Parts. When fitted the bushes clonked. Took them off and...
  7. In the end I decided to take the Jag to my local...

    In the end I decided to take the Jag to my local Indie G and D of Welwyn Garden City where they are happy for me to turn up in my old togs with tools and 'help' with the jobs.

    Gordon fitted the...
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    British Parts, of Stevenage

    Have any of you folks had a problem returning parts to British Parts?

    If so I would like to hear from you.

    Thank you.
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    My X100 came with a nice little pouch in the...

    My X100 came with a nice little pouch in the glove box with BBS tools. Later on when I removed the glove box for some reason, I found another pouch hiding behind it. That one contained tools and 2...
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    For your entertainment a string of emails between...

    For your entertainment a string of emails between British Parts and myself. I can see where this is going!

    Start at the bottom and work upwards.




    Hi Duncan,

    I have always understood...
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    My workshop manual describes the X150 bushes as...

    My workshop manual describes the X150 bushes as hydrobushes.
    How can one tell by looking at them?
    British Parts bushes have plastic inserts. Jaguar supplied bushes don’t. The plastic part is...
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    I took the Jag to British Parts designated...

    I took the Jag to British Parts designated Independent Jaguar Specialist. Visual inspection and a quick test drive and was recommended to fit genuine Jaguar Hydrobush in my old arms and refit as bush...
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    The clunk is hard to hear in the video but it’s...

    The clunk is hard to hear in the video but it’s clear in the cabin.
    You can see how much the wheel moves backwards, and I am going very slowly!
    https://youtu.be/
    https://youtu.be/5m7ICArX13c
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    I have checked that the plastic parts were not...

    I have checked that the plastic parts were not discarded as suggested, and they are present.

    Driving the Jag last night felt as if the suspension was firmer than before the bush was changed,...
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    No. On the ramp.

    No. On the ramp.
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    Indeed. They were. Thank you. Jag was on a four...

    Indeed. They were. Thank you.
    Jag was on a four post ramp having a 4 wheel alignment check. Bushes tightened after tracking was set correctly. I was under the ramp keeping an eye!
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    Thanks John, On the flat. All bushes always...

    Thanks John,

    On the flat. All bushes always set with no pre-load. I make sure of that. I watch or do it myself in a ramp.
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    No idea. Doubt it but I will check on that. Good...

    No idea. Doubt it but I will check on that. Good call. Thank you.
    I am having it inspected by another independent Jaguar specialist on Friday.
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    Thanks for your reply. I know its always hard to...

    Thanks for your reply. I know its always hard to diagnose a fault without seeing it but, I had new lower shock bushes fitted a few months ago and I watched the bolts being tightened up.
    It feels...
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    Today, I had new front banana arms fitted, they...

    Today, I had new front banana arms fitted, they were £65 each and came from British Parts. Now when I jab the brakes they clonk and the wheel moves backwards. My Indie was not impressed and neither...
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    https://www.berkshirejagcomponents.com/xk-x150-fro...

    https://www.berkshirejagcomponents.com/xk-x150-front-upper-wishbone-arm-right-hand-c2p16948-c2x18823496

    These are £126 incl VAT and made by Lemforder.

    Just a thought. If the original "Jaguar"...
  22. Maybe 8bit, but that photo was taken from above. ...

    Maybe 8bit, but that photo was taken from above.
    Ive just been out along a local road with speed bumps and the squeak is still there, albeit a bit quieter so who knows, time will tell. At least I...
  23. With the bonnet in the service position and the...

    With the bonnet in the service position and the use of a long thin control tube from my model plane box I was able to liberally squirt both bushes from above with WD40. Sadly my silicone spray bottle...
  24. Thanks guys. Changing the bushes looks far more...

    Thanks guys. Changing the bushes looks far more involved than I had thought. When the car is up in the air next week having the front arms changed I am going to get the drop links disconnected so I...
  25. That looks very involved to stop a squeak! I'll...

    That looks very involved to stop a squeak! I'll try the Philbone method as described in this link
    https://www.jaguarforums.com/forum/x...r-x150-214805/
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