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Evans Classic Cool Waterless Coolant Jaguar Mk2 Does It Work?

So you are enjoying running around in your classic car, the way other drivers let you out, the smiles you elicit on the faces of the pedestrians and small children as you drive past. The weather is perfect and the sun is shining but there is that niggling feeling in the back of your mind. This feeling is not one you share with your passengers, they are happy and do not need to know your dark inner demons, those thoughts that just simmer in the back of your mind trying their hardest to take the shine off your day out. Is today too hot? When we arrive at the next town will there be heavy crawling traffic? If I tap the temp gauge will my passengers notice? Read More »

Classic Car And Off Road Tyre Saga Old Or New? Retread Or Not?

We have written about our experience with tyres that look perfectly ok, lots of tread and no colour degrading. These were on our Jaguar Mk2 and all was fine until it rained. We could have been driving on black ice for all the grip the car had. Leaving every junction required us to be in at least 3rd gear or they would simply spin up. Read More »

Oil Pressure Problems In Classic Car Engines

Jaguar Mk2 Oil Pressure

It’s been a while since we touched on this subject but we have at last fixed our low oil pressure readings in our MK 2 Jaguar. There is only one option when it comes to your oil pressure sender, take it out of the car very carefully and carry it with love and appreciation over to the work bench. Then pick up a very large hammer and smash the living daylights out of it! Read More »