Author: Kriss Motors

Maintenance

Every 5000 miles inspect undercarriage for loose fittings, damage check for oil, gas, hydraulic, coolant leaks check brake reservoir level check windshield washer reservoir level check power steering reservoir level check coolant reservoir level...

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Door latches and locks

How it works XJ6 door latching and locking employs a rectangular block mounted on the outside of the door edge that latches onto a U-shaped striker bar screwed into to the opposing door frame....

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Wipers back to square 1

Wiper rotating posts are symmetrical, so it is possible to orient wiper arms pointing to the left or right side. US exports typically have wipers mounted on the left side (top illustration) which somewhat...

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Glass install

Taking vehicle glass out is quite easy — just cut the seal with a box cutter — and lift up. Putting back the front windscreen and the rear backlight requires a lot more expertise...

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Completed interior

The customized interior, with redesigned burl dash, modified center console, re-positioned audio speakers, and many other changes is illustrated in the following gallery.

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Interior overview

Many of the XJ6 systems converge on the interior cabin for information display, manual control, and/or passenger comfort as the following images illustrate. Here is a comparison between the original 1967 prototype interior and...

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Under dash panels

Our three custom dash facia boards, necessary to fit the new digital instrumentation and A/C vents, require corresponding custom under dash panels. On the driver side, the panels are split into two by the...

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Front seat upholstery

The front seat has four basic components: the bottom cushion, the seat frame including the sliding mount, a back finishing surround, and headrest. The bottom cushion utilizes a rubber diaphragm to provide a comfortable...

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