SU Carburettor Tuning and Rebuild
The Jaguar XK engine is, of course, synonymous with the venerable and highly efficient SU Carburettor. They were the standard production carburettor favoured by Jaguar from 1948 to the late 1970s (apart from a brief flirtation with Stromberg). Weber 45 DCOEs are also frequently used in competition to obtain extra performance.
The Jaguar E-Type – in both 3.8 and 4.2 Litre forms – is forever associated with its impressive line-up of no less than Three SU Carburettors, visually stunning and delivering outstanding performance. SUs are wonderful for both Road and Track. Intimate knowledge is needed, however, to extract the greatest benefit. WinSpeed has in-depth knowledge of the SU carburettor whether it is total rebuild or JUST fine tuning and are very much SU carburettor specialists for Surrey, Hampshire, Sussex and the South East. So frequently we receive cars that are running like dogs only to transform them with a rebuild and some deft needle-work! We possess both huge knowledge and a wide assortment of needles to enable perfect carburettor set-up and adjustment.
Weber Carburettor Tuning and Rebuild
Weber Carburettors were Jaguar`s choice for the 1953 Le Mans Team C-Types, the later D-Types and the Lightweight E-Types. Webers have also been the choice of privateers on both the race track and the open road. They possess a certain mystique and Winspeed`s Weber knowledge is built on decades of experience.
WinSpeed prides itself in understanding the `Black Art` of rebuilding and tuning Weber Carburettors and are very much Jaguar Weber tuning and rebuild Specialists for Surrey, Hampshire, Sussex and the South East. So frequently misunderstood, it takes years of experience to master the `gut instinct` required to make Weber Carburettors really perform, to ensure that wonderful progressive delivery of power (accompanied by their distinctive induction `roar`!)
Fitted as standard carburettors on the V12 E Type engine, Strombergs are frequently misunderstood and falsely criticized. Correctly rebuilt and set up, Stromberg carburettors can deliver perfectly well. After years of generally inept maintenance, today they generally require full rebuilds and Winspeed is able to Stromberg carburettor rebuilds with confidence.
PLEASE NOTE: WINSPEED SPECIALISES IN SU, WEBER AND STROMBERG CARBURETTOR REBUILDS AND TUNING……. FOR CLASSIC JAGUARS ONLY.