2002 Jaguar S-Type Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Jaguar S-Type
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2002 Jaguar S-Type ProblemsTransmission Failure Common
Premature automatic transmission failure is common. Diagnoses of the fault will be necessary to determine if repair or replacement is the proper repair.
The plastic coolant reservoir is prone to leak. The reservoir can mysteriously lose coolant or coolant may pool under the engine compartment. If this occurs, the coolant reservoir should be inspected for cracks. If leaks are neglected, the reservoir may fail and cause the engine to overheat.
2002 Jaguar S-Type QuestionsWhere is the place located to add transmission fluid? (2 answers)
Can't find place to add transmission fluid. Transmission has a slight skip. Thought I would add transmission fluid as a try, before I replace transmission.
The key is in off position bury engine won't shut off. After two hours, with the key in the off position I pumped brakes twice quickly and it shut off. Mine you during the two hours I did pump my brakes with the key in the off position but nothing happened.