Years of Manufacture: 1961 - 1964

Number Produced: 7,670

Chassis Number Range: 860001 - 861799 (RHD) / 885001 - 890873 (LHD)

Designer: Malcolm Sayer

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Jaguar E-Type Fixed Head Coupé (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Original Colours

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Please note that there were production inconsistencies during this period, so colours should be chosen on individual basis.

PAINT COLOUR INTERIOR TRIM COLOUR OPTIONS
Indigo Red, Light Blue
Carmen Red Biscuit Light Tan, Red, Black
British Racing Green Suede Green, Beige, Tan, Biscuit Light Tan
Pearl Dark Blue, Red
Opalescent Dark Blue Dark Blue, Red
Opalescent Gunmetal Dark Blue, Light Blue, Red, Beige
Opalescent Dark Green Suede Green, Beige, Tan, Biscuit Light Tan
Opalescent Silver Grey Red, Light Blue, Dark Blue, Grey
Imperial Maroon Tan
Cream Cream, Red, Black
Opalescent Silver Blue Grey, Dark Blue
Sherwood Green Suede Green, Biscuit Light Tan, Tan
Black Red, Grey, Tan, Biscuit Light Tan
Cotswold Blue Dark Blue
Mist Grey Red
Bronze Beige, Red, Tan
Claret Beige
Sand Black, Beige
Opalescent Maroon Maroon, Beige
Pale Primrose Black, Beige

Piping –

Note that Jaguar E-Type (XK-E) models featured Piping made in the same colour as the main trim colour.

Information from: Porter, P. (1990) Original Jaguar E-Type – The Restorer’s Guide to 3.8, 4.2, and V12 Roadster, Fixed Head Coupé and 2+2 – Bay View Books Ltd.


Jaguar E-Type (XK-E) Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) (3.8ltr) Series 1 Original Colours supplied by John Skinner Ltd:

Colour names refer to internal John Skinner Ltd colour names, not the names Jaguar originally used for these colours.

Please request a sample for final colour confirmation as these images may be misleading.

E Type Fixed Head Coupe Series 1 (3.8ltr) Trim Panels

Complete Trim Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Complete Trim Kit

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Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Wool, Hardura, Felt, Moquette, Hardboard, Millboard, Foam, Metal, Flocked Paper, Piping

  • This complete trim kit includes all the main Trim Panels, Carpets and Flooring, Luggage / Boot / Trunk area and Re-Trim kits for the Jaguar E-Type Fixed Head Coupe 3.8 litre Series 1 – Flat Floor and Non Flat Floor models.
  • Includes items 01 to 24 listed below.
  • Does not include items listed as “Optional Extra” – such as the Seat Foam Paddings + Woodwork, moulded Dash Top Panel, Aluminium Dash and Console Kit, Jack Bag, and Tool Roll kit.

A Post Footwell Panels

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) A Post Footwell Panels

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Materials: Hardura

  • Pre-cut and edged felt backed Hardura Tuffelt material to fit your Footwell “A” Post panels.
  • Pre-marked hole for the optional external bonnet release.

Door Panels: Main

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Door Panels: Main

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Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Hardboard, Foam, Piping

  • Material covered Hardboard + 3mm Foam Door Panels.
  • Does NOT include Chrome parts.
  • Includes Piping along sloped front edge of Door Panel, “As Original” for the 3.8ltr models only.
  • Includes pre-cut holes for fixing.

Upper Door Top Roll Re-Trim Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Upper Door Top Roll Re-Trim Kit

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Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Foam

  • Pre-cut loose material & 3mm Foam for re-trimming your Door Top Roll area.

Inner Sill Re-Trim Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Inner Sill Re-Trim Kit

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Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Foam

  • Pre-cut loose materials & 3mm Foam for re-trimming your Inner Sill areas.

Underdash Millboard Panels

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Underdash Millboard Panels

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Materials: Millboard

  • Pre-cut millboard panels for re-trimming your under dash wiring area.
  • To be used in conjunction with the Underdash Hardura Panels.
  • Originally supplied in Black.

Underdash Hardura Panels

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Underdash Hardura Panels

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Materials: Hardura

  • Pre-cut & edged Hardura Tuffelt panels for covering the wiring underneath the Dash area.
  • To be used in conjunction with the Underdash Millboard Panels.
  • Originally supplied in Black. Other colours are available.

Closing Rebate Panels

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Closing Rebate Panels

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Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Metal

  • Material covered pre-formed twisted metal panels for the rebate area.
  • Situated on the B Post area where the Door closes.

Quarter Panels (Type 1)

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Quarter Panels (Type 1)

Illustration Reference: 10

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Millboard, Foam, Metal

  • Material covered, pre-cut and creased Millboard Panel, for the Quarter / B Post Panels.
  • 3mm foam padding.
  • “Type 1” for Early Fixed Head Coupe models, with metal strip on top edge.
  • Includes pre-cut and trimmed hole for the Quarter Panel Pockets.
  • To be used in conjunction with “Type 1” Rear Side Casing Panels.

Quarter Panels (Type 2)

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Quarter Panels (Type 2)

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Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Millboard, Foam

  • Material covered, pre-cut and creased Millboard Panel, for the Quarter / B Post Panels.
  • 3mm foam padding.
  • “Type 2” for Later Fixed Head Coupe models.
  • Includes pre-cut and trimmed hole for the Quarter Panel Pockets.
  • To be used in conjunction with “Type 2” Rear Side Casing Panels.

Quarter Panel Pocket

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Quarter Panel Pocket

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Materials: Union Cloth, Millboard

  • Pre-cut, creased and trimmed Millboard Glovebox Pockets for the Quarter Panels.
  • Trimmed in Beige “West of England” Union Cloth, as original.

Wheel Arch Covers

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Wheel Arch Covers

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Materials: Moquette, Foam

  • Pre-cut loose materials and 3mm foam padding to re-trim your Wheelarch areas.
  • Moquette as original for the 3.8ltr Series 1 Fixed Head Coupe.

Rear Side Panels (Type 1)

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Rear Side Panels (Type 1)

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Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Millboard, Foam, Metal

  • Material covered, pre-cut Millboard Panel, for Rear Side Casing Panel area.
  • 3mm foam padding.
  • “Type 1” for Early Fixed Head Coupe models, with metal strip.
  • To be used in conjunction with “Type 1” Quarter Panels.

Rear Side Panels (Type 2)

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Rear Side Panels (Type 2)

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Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Millboard, Foam

  • Material covered, pre-cut Millboard Panel, for Rear Side Casing Panel area.
  • 3mm foam padding.
  • “Type 2” for Later Fixed Head Coupe models.
  • Includes Piping as original.
  • To be used in conjunction with “Type 2” & “Type 3” Quarter Panels.

Rear Door Panel

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Rear Door Panel

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Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Hardboard, Foam

  • Fully trimmed Hardboard Panel for the Rear Door Panel area.
  • 3mm Foam Padding.
  • Includes pre-cut loose material for re-trimming the moulded plastic top section of the Rear Door area.
  • Includes small trimmed hardboard panel for the lock / catch area.

Rear Lower Cover Panel

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Rear Lower Cover Panel

Illustration Reference: 15

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Metal

  • Pre-cut aluminium panel, trimmed in materials with flap on one edge, for trimming below the Rear Door area.

Rear Cubby Box Re-Trim Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Rear Cubby Box Re-Trim Kit

Illustration Reference: 16

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Wool, Hardura, Foam

  • Pre-cut materials for re-trimming the Cubby Box area between the main cockpit and luggage area of your car.
  • Includes pre-cut Vinyl and 3mm foam as well as…
  • Series 1, 3.8ltr and 4.2ltr – edged Hardura material.
  • Series 1.5 & Series 2 (4.2ltr) – un-edged Carpet material.

Lower Rear Bulkhead Re-Trim Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Lower Rear Bulkhead Re-Trim Kit

Illustration Reference: 08

Materials: Moquette, Foam

  • Pre-cut loose Moquette & 3mm Foam for re-trimming your Lower Bulkhead area.
  • Moquette as original for the Series 1 models.

 

Cant Rail Re-Trim Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Cant Rail Re-Trim Kit

Illustration Reference: 18

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Pre-cut loose materials for re-trimming your upper Cant Rail parts.

Rear Hinge & Lock Re-Trim Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Rear Hinge & Lock Re-Trim Kit

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Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Foam

  • Pre-cut and sewn materials used to re-cover your moulded plastic Rear Door Hinge and Lock parts.
  • Includes top-stitching detail.

Hinge & Lock Moulded Panels

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Hinge & Lock Moulded Panels

Illustration Reference: 19

Materials: Metal, Moulded Plastic

  • Pre-moulded plastic replacement panels for your Rear Door Hinge & Lock parts.

 

***Optional Extra***

Headliner Lining Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Headliner Lining Kit

Illustration Reference: 18

Materials: Union Cloth, Foam

  • Pre-cut “West of England” Union Cloth for re-trimming your inner roof lining area.
  • Includes 3mm pre-bonded foam backing on main headliner section.
  • Includes pre-sewn “L’s” with 8mm rubber piping for the side pieces.
  • Includes pre-cut loose material for re-trimming your Sunvisors.
  • Actual Sunvisors sold separately.

Sunvisors Inners

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Sunvisors Inners

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Materials: Moulded Plastic

  • Pre-moulded plastic replacements for your Sunvisors.

 

***Optional Extra***

Sunvisors (Fully Trimmed)

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Sunvisors (Fully Trimmed)

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Materials: Union Cloth, Moulded Plastic

  • Fully trimmed Union Cloth Sunvisors units, with new plastic inners.

 

***Optional Extra***

Glove Box

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Glove Box

Illustration Reference: 20

Materials: Millboard, Flocked Paper

  • Fully Trimmed Millboard Glove Box.
  • Trimmed in Black Flocked Paper.

Dash Top Panel

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Dash Top Panel

Illustration Reference: 23

Materials: Moulded Plastic

  • Pre-cut & formed moulded plastic Dash Top Panel.
  • Only available in Black “As Original”.

 

***Optional Extra***

Dash & Console Aluminium Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Dash & Console Aluminium Kit

Illustration Reference: 22

Materials: Metal

  • Pre-cut and formed Aluminium Dash Board and Centre Console Kit.
  • To be used in conjunction with the material Centre Console Re-Trim Kit.
  • Suitable for the early Series 1, 3.8ltr models. The later models featured all material versions.

 

***Optional Extra***

Trim Panel Fixing Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Trim Panel Fixing Kit

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Materials: Metal

  • Fixing Clips used to attach your main Trim Panels to the bodywork of your car.

E Type Fixed Head Coupe Series 1 (3.8ltr) Seat Covers & Hardware

Front "Bucket" Seat Cover Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Front

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Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Moquette, Foam, Scrim

  • Fully Sewn material covers for Re-Trimming the Front Seat Cushions and Backrests.
  • Includes sewn in scrim for attaching to the Seat Padding Foams.
  • Suitable for the Series One 3.8ltr “Bucket” Seat style.
  • Includes Moquette Backrest backs as per original specification.
  • Includes loose material for the Seat Frame Surrounds.
  • Note that some Fixed Head Coupé models were fitted with the narrower Open Two-Seater (OTS) / Roadster style Bucket Seats. Please contact for further clarification.

Seat Cushion Paddings

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Seat Cushion Paddings

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Materials: Foam

  • Cut Foams for the Front Seat Cushions.

 

***Optional Extra***

Seat Backrest Paddings

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Seat Backrest Paddings

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Materials: Felt, Foam

  • Cut Foams for the Front Seat Backrests.

 

***Optional Extra***

Front Seat Wood Tacking Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Front Seat Wood Tacking Kit

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Materials: Plywood

  • Pre-cut and formed Plywood parts used to “tack” your Seat Covers to your Seat Frame.

 

***Optional Extra***

Ctr Console Re-Trim Kit (Early)

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Ctr Console Re-Trim Kit (Early)

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Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Foam, Piping

  • Pre-cut loose & sewn Vinyl & Leather & 3mm foam for re-trimming your Centre Console area.
  • Includes a replacement Leather Gear Lever (Boot) Gaitor.
  • Includes Piping section for filling in slot around Radio Panel.
  • To be used in conduction with the Aluminium Dashboard & Centre Console Kit.
  • Suitable for the early Series 1, 3.8ltr models. The later models featured all material versions.

 

Ctr Console Re-Trim Kit (Late)

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Ctr Console Re-Trim Kit (Late)

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Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Hardboard, Foam, Piping

  • Pre-cut loose & sewn Vinyl & Leather & 3mm foam for re-trimming your Centre Console area.
  • Includes a replacement Leather Gear Lever (Boot) Gaitor.
  • Includes pre-sewn leather Centre Console / Armrest Lid.
  • Includes trimmed hardboard panels for the inside of Centre Console Centre Armrest “Lid” Cover.
  • Includes Piping section for filling in slot around Radio Panel & Console sides.
  • Suitable for the late Series 1, 3.8ltr and all 4.2ltr models. The earlier models featured an Aluminium Dash & Console Kit.

 

Tool Storage Roll

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Tool Storage Roll

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Materials: Vinyl, Hardura

  • Pre-cut & sewn Hardura Tuffelt material that forms a Tool Storage Kit bag to store all relevant Tools for your car.
  • Black “As Original”.
  • Includes strap & buckle for rolling up.

 

***Optional Extra***

Jack Bag

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Jack Bag

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Materials: Vinyl, Hardura

  • Pre-cut & sewn Hardura material that forms a Jack Bag to store your car jack
  • Black “As Original”.
  • Includes strap for tying up bag.

 

***Optional Extra***

Seat Wadding Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Seat Wadding Kit

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Materials: Foam

  • Used to “pad out” small areas of the Seat Covers that the Foams cannot fill, for best results.

 

***Optional Extra***

Seat Clips

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Seat Clips

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Materials: Metal

  • “U” Shaped Black Seat Clips, to help Re-Trimming your Seat Covers.

 

***Optional Extra***

E Type Fixed Head Coupe Series 1 (3.8ltr) Carpets & Flooring

Carpet Set (Flat Floor)

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Carpet Set (Flat Floor)

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Materials: Vinyl, Wool, Hardura

  • Pre-cut, and edged with Binding, Carpet pieces for the main cockpit of your car.
  • Binding / Edging to original specification.
  • Includes self coloured storvic heelpads on Driver and Passenger Front Floors.
  • Includes pre-sewn Hardura pocket on back of Left Gearbox Side Carpet, as original.
  • Includes pre-cut loose material to re-cover your Cross Members.
  • Suitable for the Series 1, 3.8ltr Flat Floor model only.

Underfelt Kit (Flat Floor)

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Underfelt Kit (Flat Floor)

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Materials: Felt

  • Pre-cut Felt Sound Proofing for under the carpets.
  • Suitable for the Series 1, 3.8ltr Flat Floor model only.

Carpet Set (Non Flat Floor)

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Carpet Set (Non Flat Floor)

Illustration Reference: 06

Materials: Vinyl, Wool, Hardura

  • Pre-cut, and edged with Binding, Carpet pieces for the main cockpit of your car.
  • Binding / Edging to original specification.
  • Includes self coloured storvic heelpads on Driver and Passenger Front Floors.
  • Includes pre-sewn Hardura pocket on back of Left Gearbox Side Carpet, as original.
  • Features “D” shaped Heelpad on the Left Hand Gearbox Transmission Side, for LHD models only.
  • Suitable for the Series 1, 3.8ltr Non Flat Floor model.

Underfelt Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Underfelt Kit

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Materials: Felt

  • Pre-cut Felt Sound Proofing for under the carpets.
  • Suitable for the Series 1, 3.8ltr Non Flat Floor models.

Underseat Panels (Flat Floor)

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Underseat Panels (Flat Floor)

Illustration Reference: 07

Materials: Hardura

  • Pre-cut and edged felt backed Hardura material to fit your “A” Post panels.
  • Suitable for the Flat Floor Series 1, 3.8ltr model.

Underseat Panels (Non FF)

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Underseat Panels (Non FF)

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Materials: Hardura

  • Pre-cut and edged felt backed Hardura material to fit your “A” Post panels.
  • Suitable for the Non Flat Floor Series 1, 3.8ltr model.

Rear Luggage Floor (2pc)

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Rear Luggage Floor (2pc)

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Materials: Hardura

  • Pre-cut, and edged with Binding, felt backed Hardura Tuffelt Mat for your Rear Luggage Floor Boot / Trunk Flooring.
  • 2 Piece Style as used on the “Early” style Fixed Head Coupe.

 

Rear Luggage Floor (1pc)

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Rear Luggage Floor (1pc)

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Materials: Hardura

  • Pre-cut, and edged with Binding, felt backed Hardura Tuffelt Mat for your Rear Luggage Floor Boot / Trunk Flooring.
  • 1 Piece Style as used on the “Late” style Fixed Head Coupe.

Carpet Fixing Kit

E-Type Fixed Head Coupe (FHC) Series 1 (3.8ltr) Carpet Fixing Kit

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Materials: Moulded Plastic

  • Fixing clips used to attach your Carpet Set to the bodywork of your car.