1967 Jaguar XKE Rear Carrier Restoration

Painting and Prepping for Reassembly

Painting and Prepping for Reassembly

The differential was painted in the same Red Glyptal anti-wear paint that the factory originally sprayed them with. Normally it is used inside engine blocks, but for unknown reasons Jaguar decided it was perfect for the outside of the differential!   We're...

More cleaning and disassembly

More cleaning and disassembly

We're continuing to take this XKE rear carrier assembly apart. We're going to have to replace the shocks and springs, and one of the halfshaft splined ends is actually rusted into the hub so badly that we're going to have to sacrifice both pieces to save the hub...

Arrival, cleaning, and disassembly

Arrival, cleaning, and disassembly

This rear carrier arrived in the back of an SUV for a complete rebuild and restoration. It was covered in grease and road grime. This picture is actually AFTER the first round of scraping and cleaning. \   Detailed pictures of smaller items such as this emergency...