Jaguar XK Problems
RepairPal has identified the most common problems with the Jaguar XK based on complaints from actual vehicle owners. We'll tell you what the problem is and what it'll take to fix it.
High brake pedal effort may be required to start the engine. Our technicians tell us if the vacuum supply to the brake booster is correct, adjusting the brake light switch and recalibrating the anti-lock brake modulator pressure sensor will generally correct this concern.
Various issues with the door glass can be caused by the glass being out of adjustment, not a faulty window regulator. These issues include a knock, squeak, or binding condition when raising or lowering the door glass. Our technicians tell us that window adjustment should be checked first if any of these symptoms occur.
The Check Engine Light may illuminate with fault codes P0491 or P0492 stored. Our technicians tell us that the engine control module (ECM) software should be upgraded to correct this concern.
An oil leak may develop from the rear of the engine, which in some cease may be caused by engine block porosity near the high pressure oil gallery at the rear of the engine block. Our technicians tell us the repair involves resealing the area of the leak using an aluminum putty,