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The alternator was fixed but now the car will not move because of the restricted access feature.
the car sat for 5 months when I try to start I realized the trunk is locked and the battery isn't accessible
A hose burst all the water ran out i kept driving the car and the motor locked up i had the motor replaced about a week later the transmission started acting up
Fail safe mode light came on car would not start
car engine fan stays on for a few min after car is turned off
What makes my car say cruise control not available
The back shoocks are broken too
Not causing any problems when driving.
it act ok , but amber indicator stay on
Anytime car is driven then sits for a day or so, battery goes dead. Can recharge and start. Generator does not get charge to battery. Voltage regulator is in generator. I am stumped for ideas.
I dropped my oil pan on a no start xj8 I bought to see if there was any plastic pieces from worn tensioners. The pan was clean. I turned the key to the on position and heard the fuel pump run for a second. About 1 hour later I looked under the car and fuel was on the floor. What Im asking does it only come through because of leaky injectors?
The owner's manual says premium gas only, but, I heard that regular gas is now much better than it used be. Do I need to keep spending the big bucks at the gas pump?
My Mechanic charged me around $1400 for total including labor.
I live on Gulf Coast & this problem started in July and most frequently during the day.
Inside air filter
engine will go to limp mode shut off engine wait a few minutes and faults go away after restart-- average bout twice a month ??
only way to unlatch is use the key manually at key hole
a buzzer sounds when I stop at a stop sign or stop light and stays on for a short time after I start moving. If I shift to neutral of park while stopped it stops buzzing. No warning light are illuminated during this time.
I need to wiring diagram to install this front passenger seat 2001 XJ8 even the head rest is electric.
Car slowed down to about 5 mph. Parked immediately now it wont start. Ive disconnected the battery, will crank but will not turnover.
I've been driving it with no problems. But one night I came home and parked. Then maybe two hours later. I came out and got in the car started it up. Went to back up and it just stop. .I tried to start it it ack like it won't ed to start but wouldn't. It's been sitting for about five months now.
I do not know what this display means. It stays on. I have no idea what to do. I just bought the car and dealer told me it was weak battery??? Is this correct? Is it safe to drive? What should I do?
My brake lights seems to have a shortage, but when I start the car and hold the brakes down, I hear a click in the gearbox and my brake lights start working
Car has only 82,000 miles.
Maintained. No problems. New tires once, new brakes, pads, etc once.
About a year ago while braking to slow down car but instead car speed increased lunging forward. Increased brake pressure & it stopped.
Never happened again until about 3 months ago & it's becoming frequent. I pulled into a parking place this week braked to park, with brake on, saw rpm' of 1 increase to 4 in a second jerking car forward with brake completely on.
Also, drivers seat airbag light signal flashes on & off intermittently, but sometimes remains on.