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Installation Instructions

Some World Upholstery products can be installed by an amateur restorer. No instructions are provided for products that we feel require a professional trimmer.

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Jaguar XJ6 Sedan

Jaguar XJ6 Sedan

Jaguar XJ6 Sedan Headliner Installation Instructions
For Product #: 210-9349

To Order this product by Phone, Call (805) 921-0100 or (800) 222-9577, Monday to Friday, 8 am to 5 pm PST

The following information is supplied as a customer service guide only. World Upholstery & Trim recommends professional installation of all our products. No guarantees are granted with regards to the use of this guide.


Tools required:

  • Phillips #2 Screwdriver
  • 10mm Combo Wrench or Socket
  • Needle-Nose Pliers
  • Pry/Tuck Tool (i.e. Blunt Putty Knife)

Disassembly of Headliner Board:

  1. Remove interior mirror by grabbing the stem and pulling firmly.
  2. Remove mirror bracket.
  3. Remove sunvisors and brackets.
  4. Remove dash end caps.
  5. Remove wind lace from cantrail.
  6. Pry vinyl covered molding from cantrail inner.
  7. Loosen but do not remove rear lights.
  8. Pry at clips and remove rear trim panel above rear window.
  9. Unscrew side and rear headliner retaining brackets.
  10. Remove sunroof surround wind lace.
  11. Loosen headliner fabric glued to sunroof opening.
  12. Recline both seats and move to rearmost position.
  13. Place gearshift toward the rear.
  14. Tape a piece of cardboard to console in front of gearshift for protection.
  15. Remove headliner board through passenger front door by slightly bending and rocking back and forth.

Disassembly of the Sunroof:

  1. Disconnect sunroof gearbox drive behind rear seats.
  2. Slide panel rearward and remove 4 Phillips screws along leading edge.
  3. Slide exterior panel forward, up and away from car.
  4. Slide inner panel forward and remove 4 10mm nuts and brackets from front of panel.
  5. Slide panel way back and remove 2 middle bracket on panel and 2 stops on car (8x10mm nuts). Note direction and location of each part as removed.
  6. Slide panel fore ward and remove rear spring brackets on rear (4x10mm nuts).
  7. Lift panel out of car and place on clean flat surface.
  8. Remove 2 rear screws securing material to panel and remove lining. Note where originally glued.

Assembly of Headliner Board:

  1. Place board on clean surface fabric side up.
  2. Gently scrape off old fabric taking care not to damage soft board. Lightly wire brush entire surface to remove any trace of old backing. Clean with solvent.
  3. Turn board over and clean of any old fabric around edges. Clean with solvent.
  4. Allow board to dry.
  5. If board is damaged repair with fiberglass or epoxy and apply 1/8 inch layer of foam using contact adhesive to smooth out any imperfections.
  6. If board is OK or repaired as above, apply 2 coats of contact adhesive to board and new headliner material allowing each to dry between coats.
  7. Press fabric into board beginning in front, use a towel or other soft object to avoid dimples.
  8. Allow to dry several hours before reinstalling through passenger door.
  9. Replace all fasteners, moldings, clips, sunvisors and mirror before gluing around sunroof opening and replacing sunroof surround wind lace.

Assembly of Sunroof Panel:

  1. Clean any adhesive from edges.
  2. Clip plastic pieces along front and rear edge.
  3. Install 2 Philips screws in rear edge and mark position of 4 front screws.
  4. Glue side edges and place back in car.
  5. Replace all brackets and guides in opposite of removal.
  6. Replace outer panel and secure with 4 screws.
  7. Replace gearbox drive behind rear seats.
  8. Reinstall seats.



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Terminologies:

Over the years, different terminologies have been used for the same parts. To minimize confusion we've collected many of the different names to give customers some reference to the different Alfa Romeo, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Porsche, Ferrari, Fiat and Jaguar trim parts that vary in terminology around the world.

Convertible top = soft top, rag top, head, hood, hooding, soft window Targa top, retractable top, vinyl top, top boot, convertibles arriba, converteerbare boven
Carpet = rug, rugs, carpet kit, carpet set, molded carpet, cut and bound carpet.
Seating = seat kit, upholstery kit, leather upholstery, sport seat, recaro seat, vinyl seat, cloth seat, sitzkissen, perforated, perforiert, embossed, sitzpolsterung, imbottitura sedile, asiento tapizado
Sealing = rubber seals, weatherstrips, weatherseals, door seals, window seals, gaskets, dichtungsrahmen
Panels = door panels, linings, trimmings, coverings, sun visor, sunvisor, sonnenblenden, headliner, himmel bespannung, encabezando
Trunk = boot

Materials:

Leather = hide, side, skin, cowhide, leder, cuero, Connolly, Roser, Bridge of Weir, cuoio, split
Carpet = Abetone, Dorsett, FTV, feintuft, loop, cut pile, Wilton, perlon, tufted, automatico de alfombras, teppich, tapijt, tapis
Vinyl = Spradling, China General, Freudenberg, MB Tex, ambla, leathercloth, rexine, hardura, ICI, vinyle, naugahyde
Topping = Happich, Stafast, STF, Aresma, Sonnendeck, Sunfast, dobby, lienzo, leinwand
Seat Pad =  rubber fiber pad, foam pad, gummihaarauflage, almohadilla
Sunvisor = sonnenblend, pare soleil, domenica visiera, zonneklep