x type 3.0 sport just stuggled to turn over now taps loudly but still runs??? help please

CARLTON74
0

Asked by CARLTON74 Feb 04, 2013 at 03:25 PM about the 2002 Jaguar X-Type 3.0

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

3 Answers

tenspeed
55,375

Was it sitting a long time? It could be low battery voltage. It could be bad battery wire connections. --- The tapping could be a lifter that collapsed. It might pump back up when the engine warms up.

judge_roy
Not Active

Make sure the oil hasn't leaked out.

Lars Cats
2,895

The tapping is more likely than not the hydraulic lifters that may have leaked down due to either too thin a viscosity of engine oil or simply because it has been sitting for a while. If it's not been used for a bit the lifters should fill up quickly enough, if the tapping stays after a few minutes on good oil pressure then one or more of the lifters may be defective.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Jaguar X-type 3.0 heat working but not cold air? 7 answers

    I just had my thermostat and coolant reservior replaced. After I got it from the shop, the air worked fine. Now, it is not getting cold, but when I put it on the heat, it works. Please help. I alread...

    2004 Jaguar X-Type 3.0

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2002 Jaguar X-type... 7 answers

    Have a problem with my 2002 X-type and dealership can't determine the problem. Thing is, every 5 days, my battery goes completely dead. Eletrical system checked out, with a possible drain stemming f...

    2002 Jaguar X-Type 3.0

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • No power to the car 2 answers

    My friend has a 2002 jaguar x-type and when I put the key in and attempt to start it, no power gets to anything in the car. I mean, i'm no mechanic but when you turn the key to accessory the radio sho...

    2002 Jaguar X-Type 3.0

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Check engine light and DSC Fault light is on. 2 answers

    My check engine light and DSC Fault is on. It also says that cruise control is not available. And to add on top of that it stalls and the engine turns off. Please Help!

    2003 Jaguar X-Type 3.0

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • jaguar x type 3.0 automatic shows gearbox fault and i have put gear oil but still do the same it only select first gear . Please help me to sort the problem 3 answers

    Jaguar xtype 3.0 automatic shows gearbox fault and i have put gear oil and is still doing the same and it select only 1st gear

    2004 Jaguar X-Type 3.0

    -

    General

X-Type
Looking for a Used X-Type in your area?
CarGurus has 717 nationwide X-Type listings starting at $1,800.
ZIP:

Search Jaguar X-Type Questions

Jaguar X-Type Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 590
#2 Raihan Ahmed
Raihan Ahmed
Reputation 410
#3 superdiver
superdiver
Reputation 270
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Jaguar S-Type"
24 Great Deals out of 661 listings starting at $2,495
Used Jaguar XJ-Series"
58 Great Deals out of 2,161 listings starting at $2,500
Used Jaguar XK-Series"
63 Great Deals out of 970 listings starting at $3,900
Used BMW 3 Series"
1,320 Great Deals out of 38,023 listings starting at $1,988
Used Mercedes-Benz C-Class"
639 Great Deals out of 21,849 listings starting at $1,988
Used Jaguar XJR"
3 Great Deals out of 131 listings starting at $5,995
Used BMW 5 Series"
455 Great Deals out of 15,093 listings starting at $1,500
Used Cadillac CTS"
483 Great Deals out of 17,761 listings starting at $2,500
Used Mercedes-Benz E-Class"
538 Great Deals out of 16,505 listings starting at $1,855
Used Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class"
102 Great Deals out of 1,592 listings starting at $2,990
Used Audi A4"
333 Great Deals out of 11,374 listings starting at $1,795
Used Lincoln LS"
47 Great Deals out of 1,100 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Corvette"
331 Great Deals out of 11,006 listings starting at $3,995

Used Cars For Sale

2004 Jaguar X-Type 3.0 For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 151 listings starting at $2,900