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1998 Jaguar XJ-Series Overview


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4 Dr Vanden Plas
4 Dr Vanden Plas Sedan
15 national listings
Avg. Price: $6,742
4 Dr XJ8
4 Dr XJ8 L
4 Dr XJ8 Sedan
18 national listings
Avg. Price: $6,431
4 Dr XJ8L Sedan
9 national listings
Avg. Price: $6,090
4 Dr XJR

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4.75 stars

Based on 6 reviews

1998 Jaguar Xjr by George
 — Unbelieveable acceleration, solid handling. Likes to kick the back end out on wet corners and round-abouts! Brakes could be bigger for such a heavy, powerful car. Build quality is solid but has requi... Read More
Jaguar Xj8 1998 by Rónán
 — The Jaguar XJ8 has to be one of the most beautiful cars around. Its performance is excellent and ride comfort is out of this world. Can anyone beat the British for sumptuous use of wood and leather in... Read More
Jag Xj8 by Chris
 — Amazing. Great buld. Great engine. There is some problems with overheating, but none that are overall in the make of the car. Cost of ownership is decent. It's an amazingly fun car to drive. I would s... Read More

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Jaguar XJ-Series Questions


I Have A Different Problem, My Jaguar Shifts Fine At First, Once Warm It Wi...

98' Jaguar XJ8, at first it's fine once it warms up the car will only go into reverse. The engine has been rebuilt so I was wondering if maybe something may not have been connected properly at that ti...

63 views with 3 answers (last answer about a month ago)

I Need A Transmission I've Been Quoted For A New One 1689 With A 1 Yr Guara...

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1998 Vanden Plas Low Beams Won't Come On

low beam head lights won't come on, checked fuses under the hood in the engine compartment, is there fuses any place else?

31 views with 2 answers (last answer 4 months ago)

Jag Won't Start After Pumping Tank Empty Three Times, And Put In New Gas An...

Thank you for the help. The new unexpected problem is there is no spark to the plugs. I pulled #1 and checked by turning over engine. I checked the engine fuse box under the hood. All fuses are good. ...

111 views with 2 answers (last answer 7 months ago)

Hi, My Jaguar Xj8 Wont Start, Failsafemode, Gearbox Fault And Traction Ligh...

209 views with 2 answers (last answer 9 months ago)