1996 Jaguar XJ6 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Jaguar XJ6

1996 Jaguar XJ6 Problems

Center Arm Rest Cup Holder May Break

The cup holder in the front center arm rest is flimsy and may break, making it impossible to close the cup holder assembly.

Exterior Door Handles May Break

The exterior door handles are of poor quality; they frequently break or do not offer enough leverage to open the door from the outside.

Rattling Noise Due to Failed Upper Front Shock Bushings

The upper bushings on the front shock absorbers are prone to failure and may produce a rattling/jingling noise as the car is driven over bumps.

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1996 Jaguar XJ6 Questions

Engine cranks but won't start. Ran great night before. It started once . (1 answer)

It started once and then that was it cranks good no start. Also I use starting fluid to test fuel flow. No start it acts like there is no electric spark to the plugs.

What are the symptoms of a failing coil (1 answer)

My friend here at wolfys auto sales has a 1997 xj6 his battery keeps draining. (1 answer)

I put a test light between negative post an negative wire lit up like day where could the short or draw be?

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1996 Jaguar XJ6 Reviews

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I bought a 96 xj6 that was a hurricane Katrina victim. Apparently insurance companies totaled most of these cars out due to the cost of new manufactue replacement parts. Well I recently purchased my 96 xj6 @ a rock-bottom price of 1800.00 after it had been kicked around a few auctions since 05. I was very skeptical at the time,so I had to learn the hard way.The body was completely rust-free and...

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