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Used Jaguar XJ-Series

2000 Jaguar XJ-Series
2000 Jaguar XJ-Series Overview
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Jaguar XJ-Series Questions


Does A 1994 Have An Alarm System That Will Shut Off The Injectors

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Can I Use An Engine/motor From A 1998 Jaguar Xj8 And Put It Into A 1999 Jag...

I own both a 1998 Jaguar XJ8 and a 1999 Jaguar XJ8. The motor in the 98 is still a good motor as we had it replace a couple of years ago. This car does need a considerable amount of other types of r...

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How Can I Open Door

can I open door on 2005 Jaguar XJ if battery is dead

63 views with 2 answers (last answer about a week ago)

My Doors Lock Stop Working

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Engine Will Idle But Will Seem Like It Is Starving If You Try To Get It Go ...

engine will idle but will seem like it is starving if you try to get it go rev faster. Where do I start? Fuel supply, injectors, fuel filter etc.

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Older Jaguar XJ-Series

1988 Jaguar XJ-Series Overview
1988 Jaguar XJ-Series
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1987 Jaguar XJ-Series Overview
1987 Jaguar XJ-Series
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1987 Jaguar XJ-Series reviews:
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1986 Jaguar XJ-Series Overview
1986 Jaguar XJ-Series
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1985 Jaguar XJ-Series Overview
1985 Jaguar XJ-Series
64 pictures
1984 Jaguar XJ-Series Overview
1984 Jaguar XJ-Series
27 pictures
1983 Jaguar XJ-Series Overview
1983 Jaguar XJ-Series
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1983 Jaguar XJ-Series reviews:
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1982 Jaguar XJ-Series Overview
1982 Jaguar XJ-Series
1981 Jaguar XJ-Series Overview
1981 Jaguar XJ-Series
1976 Jaguar XJ-Series Overview
1976 Jaguar XJ-Series
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1976 Jaguar XJ-Series reviews:
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About the Jaguar XJ-Series

The Jaguar XJ has been positioned as the British marque's flagship sedan since its 1972 introduction. The XJ has evolved considerably since then, but Jaguar has held on to a familiar set of styling cues for this full-size sedan.

The first XJs were grouped under the Mark 1 classification, which ran from 1968 (with the XJ predecessors) until 1992. Important developments during this period included the addition of an XJ Coupe and the powerful XJ12 sedan. Jaguar's reputation was marred by numerous build quality and electronics issues throughout the 1970s.  While most XJ sedans were replaced in 1986 with a new model, the Mark 1 XJ12 continued until 1992.

The Mark 2 XJs emerged in 1986, overlapping with the Mark 1, after years of production delays. This series was marked by seemingly out-of-place square headlights, although this design did not last through all six of the Mark 2 styling updates. It was during this phase that Jaguar ownership was transferred to Ford, and the powerful R-Style XJ was introduced.

The third and current series, the Mark 3, was introduced as the Mark 2 replacement in 2002. Jaguar was badly in need of a modernized version of its classic flagship sedan, in order to keep pace with the ever-evolving German competition. A new all-aluminum unibody construction served as the foundation for traditional exterior styling, and a much more agile car was created.