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Jaguar XJ8 Problems

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Most Common Jaguar XJ8 Problems

The cup holder in the front center arm rest is flimsy and may break, making it impossible to close the cup holder assembly.
On this V8 engine, timing chain problems are very common.
If this engine is allowed to severely overheat, the cylinder bores will suffer damage, resulting in excessive engine oil consumption.
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Years to Avoid
Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Jaguar XJ8 years 2001, 2000, and 1999 are the most likely to experience problems.
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