2016 Jaguar F-TYPE Body Structure

Body Structure

The 2016 Jaguar F-TYPE Body Structure has some unique features. The vehicle has a hydroformed beam that runs from the A Pillar to the D Pillar under the sheetmetal of the vehicle.  The beam is made from High Strength 6182 aluminium alloy Joined to the structure at each end with a structural HPD Casting
2016 Jaguar F-TYPE Body Structure

2016 Jaguar F-TYPE Body Structure-safety

New vehicles are increasing the size of the lower A-pillar where it meets the rocker panel. Stronger material is used as well. When preforming a dash lift, make sure relief cut is made deep into the wheel well and have a responder ready with the cutters if the relief cut doesn’t tear.

2016 Jaguar F-TYPE Body Structure-safety-cage

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