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2003 Jaguar X-Type Question: s- synbol



smjf, Houston, TX, November 18, 2009, 15:13

What is the S - symbol button by the shifter for.

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  • Answer #1

    November 18, 2009, 17:05

    Probably "Sport" mode? I don't know Jags, so I'm guessing a bit here, but Sport mode is common in these nice cars--it changes the engine mapping to be more aggressive and performance-oriented. If you have the owner's manual, it should tell you.

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    Visitor, March 12, 2010, 13:58

    I think its for the all wheel drive if you have that, mine does, and though mine didn't come with a manual I'm pretty sure that's it.

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    Visitor, May 18, 2010, 16:40

    it's for sport mode. The transmission will shift a sooner and sportier with the s lite on. Your mileage will be a bit less, but the car is funner to drive in the sport mode. I leave mine in sport all the time.

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    Visitor, November 16, 2010, 17:47

    Sport Mode

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  • Answer #5

    Visitor, November 24, 2010, 09:30

    Its stands for "SPORT" it increases the throttle response and selects a slightly (and i mean slightly) more aggressive engine map.

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