Question about 1986 Jaguar XJSC
If you havent' already broken the door handles tugging on them, inside the door you will find a linkage with a tensioner adjustment. You need to tighten that linkage adjuster. You will find if you take off the inside door panel and pull the linkage manually the door retanier will actuate. The job is a PIA, and requires a couple of very long, very small box wrenches. Dont attempt to adjust the linkage without loosening the retaining nut, the linkage will shear right off, thus making the outer door handles permanently locked Good luck.
Posted on Sep 01, 2009
Replace the Handle
Posted on Aug 13, 2009
Common problem early xj 40 the metal was to soft on handles you need to replace both handles
Posted on Jul 18, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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