2008 Jaguar S-Type Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Jaguar S-Type
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2008 Jaguar S-Type ProblemsImproved Coolant Hoses Available to Withstand Cooling System Pressure
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.
On this V8 engine, timing chain problems are very common. Because the timing chain tensioners were made from plastic, they can fail prematurely and cause serious engine damage. A noticeable engine noise while idling or during a cold start can indicate a timing chain tensioner problem. The engine noise may also be accompanied by a rough or uneven engine idle. Improved components are available to remedy this problem.
2008 Jaguar S-Type QuestionsHow do you get the gear shift out of park? (1 answer)
The gear shift is stuck in park, I have already done the following, I have check underneath for a loose bracket...all is tight, pulled the cover from the shifter, there is not a gear shift unlock mechanism. Rock the vehicle back and forth. looked a various fuses that could been the cul...
IS THE DESIGN A MESH TYPE OR LIKE THE OLD DESIGN OF PARALELL BARS?