My Jaguar MK2 Restoration

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Maintenance vouchers discovered

I recently discovered the original maintenance vouchers in the documentation that came with my Jag. The foreword notes the importance of regular maintenance and in language typical of the period assumes that the owner will be male!

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Jaguar books

Books about older vehicles can be fun. I’ve added some detail about books on Jaguar Cars and the restoration of older vehicles which I have picked up over the years. Please check out the reference page


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Maintenance Chart

Back in the day, vehicles came with some pretty cool documentation. None more so than fold-out maintenance charts. When I purchased my car a lot of the original paperwork was still with the vehicle, including the Maintenance Chart which is in very good condition given that it’s over 50 years old. Great garage wall art.

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Mk2 wiring diagram – current state

I’ve decided to make a new wiring loom for my car from scratch, once again leveraging the outstanding coverage on this topic from both Kriss Motors and Lin Rose in their respective blogs.

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