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Guy Pissed With Jaguar's Service Has Donkeys Tow Car To Dealership In Protest
> Jaguar XF owner Rahul Tharak got so pissed at his Jaguar's mechanical problems and his local dealership's inability to fix them that he had donkeys tow the car to the dealership in protest. > > If I...
6 years ago
 
XJ40 door handle
Hi! 3 of my door handles in my XJ40 (1988) have become very stiff. I have tried liberal doses of Lanolin, but they are still much stiffer than the 4th one. Any suggestions please? Against advice, I...
12 years ago 7
 
Activation of Jaguar Voice on X-Type
Hello, everyone, I have just traded my 2 year old X-Type in for a 6 month old version of the same car (X-Type Sport Premium). The old car had a 6-CD autochanger in the boot, but the new one didn't...
12 years ago 1
 
95/6 XJ6 Questions - Paperwork and How Do I Like Snow???
Folks, I just bought a lovely green XJ6 manufactured in 1995 ( only 80 thousand miles -- 128000 Kilometers ). It is in great shape. First, I do not have the "vehicle care handbook" owners manual for...
14 years ago 6
 
Rattle front end 2004 x type
Having quite a problem with a thud type intermittant rattle from the front driver's side. I've heard it, a service manager at a local ford dealer has but the jag service said that they did not hear...
14 years ago 1
 
XJ8 ( 2000 ) Instrument panel bulb failure.
Can anyone explain ( simply ) how to access failed bulbs in speedometer . Thanks in anticipation. Geo.b I've not specifically replaced the bulbs, but I've had the instrument panel out. It's not that...
14 years ago 4
 
any ideas on a fuel fail 67 code check engine light?
I have a 1994 XJ12 that has recently displayed a fuel fail 67 code. Dealership said that it wasn't the O2 sensors, and that they thought that it might be one of the EGR car is pre OBDII I think. Any...
14 years ago 2
 
FUSE 1 error code, but no fuses out
I am getting a fuse 1 error code, I have checked all the fuses in bay 1, 2 and 3 (about 3 or 4 times now) and none of them are out. Radio doesnt come on, windows don't work, interior lights don't...
15 years ago 2
 
Xj40 windscreen fluid low warning
I get this when the bottle is apparently full, so perhaps a faulty switch. Anyone tried replacing of repairing this? . I also notice the bottle underneath the wing (as seen from under and held on by a...
15 years ago 2
 
JAGPRO
Remember the story about an incorrect part I bought on ebay, from Jagpro? Be very careful, this is how they deal with people.. "Subject: Re: eBay Item: JAGUAR XJ6,420G Engine Mount (Item #4551663718)...
15 years ago 5
 
Employee discount for new Jaguar or Ford vehicle purchase or lease
Anyone can get the Ford/Jaguar employee discount for FREE. Check it out... item # 5590771436 on Ebay... Sounds like a scam to me. > In , "BDS" writes: Not a scam as another poster suggests, but a...
15 years ago 2
 
S Type misfire after car wash
about 4 months ago i left my 1999 3.0 s type in an outdoor car park for 2 weeks whilst on holiday. on return the car developed a misfire that got slowly better but never quite dissapeared although it...
16 years ago 5
 
1997 XJ8 heater problem
Hi All, I have a 97 XJ8 3.2 sport. My problem is that when the engine is up to temperature, at best I can only get 'tepid' air blowing out from the cars heater (it used to work great and would be...
16 years ago 7
 
Relay location 94 XJ40
the EMS main relay and the coil are both supplied via a connection on the IGNITION ON relay... Q. Where is the ignition on relay located..? as i am only getting 6.to 7 volts at these points i have to...
16 years ago 4
 
1991 Jaguar XJ6 Sports Mode Button
What all does the sports mode button do? Does using this button put more wear and tear on the engine and transmission? __________________________ Mega Man The sports button is good for the...
16 years ago 5
 
How big a problem is Nikasil?
I know the subject of Nikasil has been discussed ad nauseum but -- I'm considering a 1998 XJR with about 76,000 miles on it. Supposedly no rough idle (I haven't actually seen it yet). Before forking...
16 years ago 3
 
How do I cure failure code FUEL 13?
I have a 1994 Daimler Double Six (based on an XJ40) which has recently developed an annoying problem. Driving under normal conditions (ie towns and local runs) it is fine, but when you are...
16 years ago 7
 
XJ40 stalling
I recently purchased a Jag XJ40, 4-litre auto (1991). I didn't notice any problems on the first day I got it, but twice today I've had a problem where I start the car up and it ticks over fine (though...
16 years ago 6
 
Fault Code 44
1992 Jaguar XJ6, 4.0lt engine. Getting a fault code 44 (fuel mixture too lean or too rich). Tested oxygen sensor voltage output. According to my repair manual, voltage should fluctuate between .2 and...
16 years ago 1
 
xj40 drive shaft
Are there two types of drive shaft for a 1990 xj40 i have been in touch with a breaker and he has quoted me a price of £72 for this item as he says their are two types one with ABS and one for...
17 years ago 5