Jaguar X-TYPE Model Overview
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Jaguar X-TYPE Questions
2003 Jaguar X-type 3.0 Has O2 Sensor Code 1/1 (right, Upstream) P1646, As...
My Oil Pan Leaks. Can I Put An Additive In The Oil To Stop This Leak?
02 Jag X-type 3.0. Engine Light Is On. No Codes. 1500 Rpm Hesitation.
When driving uphill at 1500 rpm the engine hesitates. Past that it's good. Does anyone know what this might be caused by?
Tire Is Stuck On And Wont Break Free Even After Hitting It On The Inside Pa...
2005 jag xtype v6 3.0,Tire will not come off.
On My 03 X-type Jaguar My Right Side Ac Work And My Left Side Ac Blows War...
When I turn the AC on the right side blow cold air and the left side below wall mail
About the Jaguar X-TYPE
The X-Type has served as Jaguar's entry-level model since it arrived in 2001. It is built from Ford's CDW27 platform, which it shares with past models like the Ford Mondeo, Ford Contour, Mercury Mystique, and Mercury Cougar. While the X-Type embodies more of Ford's engineering and components than Jaguar's, its design borrows many elements from the Jaguar XJ sedans.
The X-Type has not been very successful against its most direct competition, with the comparably priced BMW 3 Series outselling it by nearly a 10-to-1 ratio in recent years. However, it does account for more than one-third of Jaguar's total U.S. sales. It certainly is an easier car to buy, with a base price about $30,000 less than that of the XJ.
The current X-Types are powered by a comparatively modest 3.0-liter DOHC V6 that provides 227 horsepower and 206 lb-ft of torque. This is also the only Jaguar to use a 5-speed automatic transmission. While the X-Type is lightweight and not incredibly powerful, its fuel economy is lowered a bit by the full-time AWD. The EPA estimates 18 mpg city/24 highway for both models.
Because the X-Types are positioned well below the other Jaguar models in price, their option list is a bit more comprehensive. Jaguar has also adjusted some of the packages for this year. Both models are equipped with leather seating, wood trim, full power accessories, cruise control and a power driver's seat. The sedan will feel more like a Jag if the optional luxury package is added. This includes rain-sensing wipers, a memory function power seat for the driver, a burl walnut finish and piping on the seats.