2000 Jaguar XK8 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2000 Jaguar XK8
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2000 Jaguar XK8 ProblemsFlush Hydraulic Fluid to Fix Problems Opening/Closing Convertible Top
Problems when opening or closing the convertible top may be fixed by flushing the hydraulic fluid and replacing it with an improved Jaguar fluid.
The cup holder in the front center arm rest is flimsy and may break, making it impossible to close the cup holder assembly.
The automatic transmission oil is synthetic and Jaguar claims it never needs changing. However, to prolong the transmission life, our technicians strongly recommend changing the automatic transmission oil at 60,000 miles.
Use only Jaguar-approved fluid and carefully follow the Jaguar instructions for refilling the transmission.
2000 Jaguar XK8 QuestionsWas I taken by the shop (1 answer)
After droping car off at dealership for radiator hose they called and told me the hose was ok. It was reservoir. I said it was the hose . They said they were sure.I told the I had cut hose to add a 3way t in the line and I knew that was leaking and I wanted the hose replaced.he said nope it wa...
How much will a new engine cost for my 2000 Jaguar XK8 convertible automatic, 2-door?
This car is the one I dream of, though a 2000 is a bit old. Still, it is for sale for $3,900, I'm assuming because of the mileage. What could I expect in terms of mileage remaining, assuming the carfax is clean? It's so cheap, even if it lasted 3 years it would be worth it to me. I've...