2006 Jaguar XK8 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Jaguar XK8
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2006 Jaguar XK8 ProblemsCenter 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.
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.
2006 Jaguar XK8 Questions2006 XK8 convertible top mechanism repair (1 answer)
I put up top and just as it started to go ...a puff of smoke hydraulic fluid pouring down from the center clasp. I bought a replacement hydraulic pump. How hard will it be to repair?
does not show up on diagnostic code. no power to roof trunk or fob. tried to disconnect battrey and reconnect but still no start. looks like an alarm problem
2006 Jaguar XK8 RecallsIncorrect Assembly of Accelerator Pedal may Increase Risk of Accidents
On certain vehicles the accelerator pedal arms were incorrectly assembled. Causing the clearance between the accelerator and the brake pedal to be reduced. This may cause you to step on both the pedals simultaneously and cause a crash. The pedal may also get stuck on the pedal stop, causing a dangerous situation. Dealer will inspect and replace accelerator pedal assembly. The Jaguar recall # is R847