The coolant is being forced out of the expansion tank and then runs very low to the point of overheating the engine. The plugs and coils have been replaced. The compression of all cylinders checks OK. The idle is rough. Where should we go next? This all started after the throttle body was replaced.
Coolant on 1999 Jaguar XK8
by bear173 in Fort Mill, SC on June 06, 2012
1997 XK8. Starts fine check engine light is on... said coolant low... filled with coolant, checked windshield washer fluid... was low ...filled has 100076 mi...
I am finding it very difficult to open the coolant container.
I had the reservoir replaced that you pour the coolant in about 6 weeks ago, not by the dealer. One year ago I had the hose replaced by the dealer. E...
Seems to lose coolant. Sometimes leaks after parking or in the garage, sometimes not. Little reservoir under bonne...
The thermostat may stick partially closed resulting in an engine to overheating condition. Replacement of the stuck thermostat should correct this problem.