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  1. We've teamed up with Wizzle - A fast, free and easy way to sell your car. Compare multiple offers with no obligation The Jaguar Owners Club has teamed up with Wizzle to offer our members an option to sell their Jaguar in a quick and efficient manner. The Wizzle platform is ideal for anyone who doesn't want the headache of a private sale, or the hassle of negotiating on a knocked down part exchange price. To sell your car, simply enter some information in the system about your car and in around 30 seconds you will be sent a valuation for your car. If you add some photos of your car and within a minute your car could be advertised with their extensive network of buyers and then just wait for an offer. Once you receive an agreeable offer, you can then choose to accept it and proceed with the sale. Unlike other online car buying companies, the buyers' offer is firm and you won't be knocked down on the price as long as the information and photos of the condition are accurate and honest. Best of all, Wizzle do not charge you any fees whatsoever! To proceed to sell your car via Wizzle, you will need to provide the following information: The Registration Number Current Mileage Service History (full or part, main dealer or independent) Information on Condition Photos of Condition Phone Number and Email Just click the link below and then enter your information to get started with your free car valuation! https://www.jaguarownersclub.com/wizzle/
  2. Hi John.....welcome to the Club!
  3. Hi Paul.....welcome to the Club!
  4. Hi Carl.....welcome to the Club! Nice collection of cars 🙂
  5. Hi Richard....welcome to the Forum!
  6. Glad to hear you have a positive outcome after all that has happened. Sometimes it does come down to coincidence especially after having work carried out on the car and then something goes wrong.
  7. Hi Jim.....welcome to the Forum Should be plenty of parts available through the many parts suppliers in the UK Good to have you onboard!
  8. Hi Paul.....welcome to the Forum Good to have you onboard!
  9. Hi.....welcome to the Forum Good to have you onboard!
  10. Hi Dave.....welcome to the Forum Good to have you onboard!
  11. Hi Marcus.....welcome to the Forum Good to have you onboard!
  12. Hi Nigel.....welcome to the Forum Quite some provenance with the car Good to have you onboard!
  13. Jaguar Classic will create six matched pairs of E-types to celebrate the iconic sports car’s 60th anniversary in 2021: the E-type 60 Collection Each pair of E-type 60 Edition cars pay tribute to two of the oldest and most famous Jaguar E-types of all: ‘9600 HP’ and ‘77 RW’, which played pivotal roles in the unveiling of the car at its world debut in Geneva, Switzerland in March 1961. An Opalescent Gunmetal Grey 3.8-litre Fixed-Head Coupe registered ‘9600 HP’ was one of the first two E-types unveiled to specially-invited guests at the Parc des Eaux Vives. Driven ‘flat out’ to Switzerland from Coventry the night before the launch, public relations manager Bob Berry arrived with minutes to spare for demonstration drives. With an outstanding reaction to the E-type resulting in overwhelming demand for drives with Berry, legendary Jaguar Test and Development Engineer Norman Dewis was told to ‘drop everything’ and drive a British Racing Green 3.8-litre roadster registered ‘77 RW’ overnight from Coventry to Geneva. Both cars were also used for media road tests, which proved the car’s sensational performance – including its 150mph top speed – matched its jet aircraft-inspired lines honed in a wind tunnel by aerodynamicist Malcolm Sayer. Every E-type 60 Edition built by the team at Jaguar’s Classic Works facility in Warwickshire will be an existing 1960s 3.8-litre E-type fully-restored to exclusive 60th anniversary tribute specification. Each E-type 60 Collection pair will include one Flat Out Grey ‘9600 HP’ coupe and one Drop Everything Green ‘77 RW’ roadster, with unique paint formulations exclusively reserved for these cars. Each E-type 60 Edition will feature a number of 60th anniversary commemorative design details created in conjunction with Jaguar Design Director Julian Thomson. Synonymous with the revolutionary zeitgeist of the Swinging Sixties, E-types were owned by celebrities including Steve McQueen, Brigitte Bardot, Frank Sinatra, George Harrison, Tony Curtis and Britt Ekland. And, thanks to the beauty of its sculptural forms, its functionality and its impact on design, an E-type became only the third car to join The Museum of Modern Art’s design collection in 1996. Dan Pink, Director of Jaguar Classic, said: “The Jaguar E-type is a genuine icon, as sensational today as the moment it was unveiled in 1961. It’s testament to the E-type’s advanced design and engineering that it can still be enjoyed and admired as passionately almost 60 years on. “The E-type 60 Collection is a lasting tribute for E-type admirers, honouring the car’s legacy and the achievements of the team that created it – many of whom have descendants working for Jaguar Classic today, expertly restoring, maintaining and future-proofing enjoyment for generations to come.” Jaguar Classic is the world’s number one source of genuine parts and owner services for the E-type – from health-checks and sympathetic upgrades to restoring expertly selected examples to ‘Reborn’ specification, meticulously returning them to as-new condition. b822f440-defe-689a-4365-f0d9afbed031.mp4 For more information on the full range of cars, services, parts and experiences offered by Jaguar Classic, visit: www.jaguar.com/classic For regular updates from Jaguar Classic, including the progress of the E-type 60 Collection, follow the new official @Jaguar.Classic account on Instagram.
  14. Hi Barrie Sounds like it could be the trunking containing the wiring to the drivers door that may contain the problem. As the door opens and closes the wiring (within the trunking) articulates and can result in the wires breaking. An easy way to try it is to hold the door open and while pressing the window switch down, try wiggling the wiring to hopefully make the circuit (broken wire) and if the window moves the your problem is within this area. I am in Bournemouth area if you get completely stuck for assistance Cheers, Trevor
  15. Dan, You can tag David in your post and it will notify him. Alternatively, you can private message him through here.
  16. Jaguar UK is delighted to announce the latest addition to its list of awards with the 2020 title of 'Car Brand with the Best Tech' as voted for by UK owners Digital automotive marketplace, Auto Trader invited its community of car owners to vote in 19 lifestyle-based categories spanning everything from Best Car for New Drivers to Best Car for Long Distances. Today, in an online version of its annual New Car Awards ceremony, the verdict of the 182,000 voters was revealed with Jaguar scooping the accolade for the best technology. "Jaguar owners are a happy bunch when it comes to their car’s features, which is why the Coventry Cat has won Auto Trader’s Car Brand with the Best Tech Award. Drivers remarked on a “top-class interior” and talked of “superb driver aids”, including smartphone connection and the ability to start the car remotely on a cold day. Well done, Jaguar" ERIN BAKER - EDITORIAL DIRECTOR OF AUTO TRADER Jaguar vehicles are brimming with smart and convenient features to complement modern life. Features most popular with drivers are the 10-inch Touchscreen for swipe and pinch-to-zoom control of maps, media and settings, intelligent voice recognition, heads-up display and interactive driver display - all of which give Jaguar drivers the control they need over their environment without compromising the reward of driving. And for all occupants, wireless device charging, smartphone connection and state-of-the-art MeridianTM audio system options deliver entertainment, convenience and connection. New technology for 2021 revealed last month for Jaguar’s all-electric I-PACE SUV includes the introduction of ‘Pivi Pro’ an infotainment system developed to be as intuitive as a smartphone. An all new navigation provides real-time traffic updates and live access to charging points making EV ownership even more viable. Pivi Pro also features Smart Settings which automatically identify individual drivers using their key and phone. The system selects preferred seat and mirror positions and plays preferred media at the start of each journey – tailored to each driver. Smart Settings can also learn and automate these preferences based on your habits and past routines. "We are delighted to be recognised for the incredible technology available in Jaguar vehicles, particularly the all-electric I-PACE which is the exemplar of our cutting-edge innovation. This award demonstrates the relevance and desirability of Jaguar vehicles, as voted for by the people who own and love them" RAWDON GLOVER - MANAGING DIRECTOR, JAGUAR LAND ROVER UK
  17. Hi Mark....welcome to the Forum Good to have you onboard!
  18. Hi David......welcome to the Forum Its always good to realise your dreams and a great car to achieve it with Good to have you onboard
  19. How did you get on with finding a replacement Jaguar?
  20. Hi Dennis.....welcome to the Forum Glad to hear you are happy with the Jag and sounds like it was important work that needed carrying out like any other car to maintain its road-worthiness. It is always satisfying seeing the difference it makes after cleaning the plastic lenses 🙂 Good to have you onboard
  21. Go for it....photos always enhance an advert
  22. Hi Craig.....welcome to the Forum Headlamp washers work when the headlights are switched on and the washers activated. You'll probably need someone to flick the windscreen washers while you are round the front of the car looking to see if the jets appear. Good to have you onboard