Jaguar Repair and Maintenance
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Jaguar ProblemsPersistent Coolant Loss Due to Small Leak at Coolant Reservoir
The plastic coolant reservoir is prone to leak. The reservoir can mysteriously lose coolant or coolant may pool under the engine compartment. If this occurs, the coolant reservoir should be inspected for cracks. If leaks are neglected, the reservoir may fail and cause the engine to overheat.
On this V8 engine, timing chain problems are very common. Because the timing chain tensioners were made from plastic, they can fail prematurely and cause serious engine damage. A noticeable engine noise while idling or during a cold start can indicate a timing chain tensioner problem. The engine noise may also be accompanied by a rough or uneven engine idle. Improved components are available to remedy this problem.
Premature automatic transmission failure is common. Diagnoses of the fault will be necessary to determine if repair or replacement is the proper repair.
Jaguar QuestionsWhat happens when you put the battery in wrong on a xj6 with a 4.0 1990 (1 answer)
What happens on my 1990 Jaguar you put the battery in wrong what will it cause problems on
What happens when you put the battery in wrong on a xj6 1990
Having transmission issues for a while now and seems to be slipping there's no noise at all just doesn't want to accelerate seems to be sliding RPMs continue to rise put it on put it on a code reader and the only code that it spits out is p0175 for the speed sensor not knowing whether its...
Jaguar RecallsPassenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment
The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag assemblies free of charge to resolve the concern.
A chemical enhancer required for second stage deployment of driver's side frontal air bags may be missing. This would result in the driver's frontal air bag not deploying properly in certain crashes. Dealers will replace the driver frontal air bag module free of charge to resolve the concern.
The fuel tank may crack at the outlet flange, resulting in a fuel leak. Dealers will replace the fuel outlet mounting flange free of charge to resolve the concern.