The cup holder in the front center arm rest is flimsy and may break, making it impossible to close the cup holder assembly.
Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 2004 Jaguar XK8
2004 Jaguar XK8
2004 Jaguar XK8 Problems
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.
2004 Jaguar XK8 Recalls (Recent)
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On certain vehicles with automatic transmissions, with a forward "Drive" gear selected and the vehicle stationary or in forward motion, the transmission could potentially select "Reverse" without warning. This could result in a crash. Dealers will reprogram the Transmission Control Module to fix the issue. The recall began on May 1, 2004. The Jaguar recall number is R513.
2004 Jaguar XK8 Questions and Answers
When I turn on the a/c, the air on drivers side comes out cool but the air on passenger is warm! any clues?
2004 jaguar xk8 check break keeps flashing and nothing seems to be wrong and the cruise control keeps shuting off
Where do I check / add brake fluid? I don't see anything under the hood that matches the picture in the owner's manual. Driver's side or passenger's side? Front of the engine...
passenger seat headrest makes noise but wont move