UNDERTRAYFIXINGS

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lovejags
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UNDERTRAYFIXINGS

Postby lovejags » Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:15 am

Hi did I once read on here that you could buy a set of fixings for the undertray ones that don’t rust or are a lot easier to get out. My car is a 2007 XOR.

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Re: UNDERTRAYFIXINGS

Postby mike020150 » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:44 am

I don't recall that particular posting but it would be good if improved alternatives were readily available. Mike.
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Re: UNDERTRAYFIXINGS

Postby Astromorg » Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:03 pm

I don't know how the X150 undertrays are attached, but if it's like the earlier X100, then a new set of chimney/spire nuts and new stainless steel M6 screws and washers are easily obtained from ebay. The wide spire nuts used by Jaguar take a bit of hunting down (narrow ones are common), but are available here;

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/M6-WIDE-SALT ... DlwjQZYjsA

Note these are not stainless, but I haven't been able to find any that are! Their galvanising seems a good quality the ebay photo is less than complimentary!) and if they're generously coated in Waxoyl or similar they should be OK. I also put copper grease on the stainless screws' threads. This sort, but check the length required;

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/M6-X-16mm-PA ... VdIJvkdn2Q

And washers;

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/M3-M4-M5-M6- ... x5TItlJQtw

Having written all that, I found some 'kits' on ebay for various Jaguar models, but I noted they all seemed to use narrow spire nuts, not the wide ones that the undertray is moulded to accept.
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Re: UNDERTRAYFIXINGS

Postby rosemary » Fri Jun 14, 2019 7:10 am

Hello Folks
As above,eBay, type in “Jaguar undertray clips” and a whole selection comes up including s/s.
Dave
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