Re: The great XJS Sill rip off.
Car dealers ripping off customers !1?? Naaah!
"stuart adair" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Some of you may remember a while back I was looking for some sills for my
> XJS. Jaguar had quoted me £168 each for a genuine part and I could not
> any supplier of a pattern part.
> I wrote a letter to Jaguar Enthusiast Magazine (Vol 21 No3 p72) to
> this and had a response from Brian North of Jaguar Daimler Heritage Trust.
> Brian explained that there is a sill available with part number JHP 1627
> (os) 1628 (ns) which is the outer sill skin - for just £66
> I bought one of these today and its absolutely great - Exactly what I
> The parts person in my local Jag dealers whom I know quite well said that
> these parts are not well advertised as Jag likes to sell the expensive
> version of the sill.
> JAGUAR RIPOFF !!!!!