Report: Flush Hydraulic Fluid to Fix Problems Opening/Closing Convertible Top
Jaguar XK8 Problem
Average Mileage: 75,297 mi (41,700 mi - 148,000 mi)
Problems when opening or closing the convertible top may be fixed by flushing the hydraulic fluid and replacing it with an improved Jaguar fluid.
Visitor, 2000 Jaguar XK8, 91,000 mi
Convertible top and rear windows will not close
Visitor, 1999 Jaguar XK8, 60,000 mi
top stop working
Visitor, 2000 Jaguar XK8
where do you add the HYD fluid
Visitor, 2000 Jaguar XK8, 67,000 mi
The top is really slow, and the back 2 windows remain down
Convertible top is not insink with lach. Top opens and close and lach is still closed or opens too slow to lock down top..
Visitor, 1997 Jaguar XK8, 97,000 mi
slow ope & clsoe
Noise when opening the top
Visitor, 2000 Jaguar XK8, 62,000 mi
Top is real slow, and rear windows won't close!
Visitor, 2002 Jaguar XK8, 56,000 mi
convertible top does not close.
CONVERTIBLE TOP CLOSED, BUT REAR WINDOWS DO NOT COMPLETE CLOSING