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Jaguar X-Type Lines That Carry Hot Coolant to Radiator May Break and Cause Overheating

Jaguar X-Type Problem
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Model Years Affected: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008

Average Mileage: 66,633 mi (36,000 mi - 92,800 mi)


The small plastic lines or tubes that carry the hot coolant to the radiator may become brittle and break. Coolant can leak out and cause the engine to overheat.

  •  Rookie

    First, the reservior plastic end cracked so I put on a new one & it was great, for about 2 wks.. Now, I have a leak from one of the hoses near the battery but lower. I'm taking it to someone this wk, I'm a woman, not a mechanic! Hoping for the best without spending an arm & a leg.

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  •  Rookie

    coolant plastic container tube melt leak and disconnected from itself. had to replaced 2yrs ago.
    2005 X-TYPE

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  •  Rookie

    coolant and oil leaks also trouble with batteries. Replaced 2 in 4 years!

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