2006 Jaguar S-Type Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Jaguar S-Type
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2006 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.
Improved coolant hoses that are able to withstand cooling system pressure are available (Jaguar Service Bulletin S518). These improved hoses help avoid engine overheating by preventing the coolant hose from inadvertently detaching from the engine.
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.
2006 Jaguar S-Type QuestionsPress G-pedal car in motion gives a whistling noise. Foot of pedal noise stops. (1 answer)
When I press the gas pedal and drive to a cruising speed, I can hear a whistling/winning sound from the car. The sound continues as long as my foot is on the pedal. When I take my foot of the gas pedal the noise stops. This happens all the time.
Gear is stuck in park, but car is in neutral
so how much estimated will the parts and labor cost ?
2006 Jaguar S-Type RecallsAutomatic Transmission May Not Shift into Park as Indicated
Some sedans were assembled with an incorrectly manufactured automatic transmission parking pawl guide plate and may not shift into park as indicated by the shift indicator and shift lever position. Dealers will replace the parking pawl guide plate free of charge. The recall began November 22, 2005. The Jaguar recall number is R525.