Jaguar XK-Series Questions Maintenance & Repair

2013 XK8 How Do I Restart The Engine With A Dead Battery?

How do I restart the engine with a dead battery?

Won't Start After Changing The Air Filter

I changed the air filter and when I started it afterwards I have to keep pumping gas and it runs roughly and then cuts down completely.

What Kind Of Engine In 2004 Jaguar Xk8 VIN:SAJDA42C542A39517

what kind of engine in 2004 jaguar xk8 VIN: SAJDA42C542A39517. 4.0L or 4.2L. concerned about plastic timing chains

Leather On Dashboard Is Pulling Away.

the leather on the dashes pulling away at the top near the speaker. how difficult is it to repair? Is the repair permanent? and how much does it cost?

XK8 2002 JAG

Is it possible to be very low on transmission fluid without a leak? When you step on the accelerator the car does not go into gear. When you press down on the accelerator the RPMS goes up and then th...


Oil Leak

My jaguar xk8 1997 crank rear main seal is leaking also the oil pan ! They quote me $2,500 ! I say $700 for rear main seal and $ 300 for oil pan ! Total $1,000


do dealer have a 30 day warranty on pre-owed car

Any Mechanical Issues For 1998 Jaguar XK8

Would like to know any mechanical issues that current or previous owners of a 1998 Jaguar XK8 (Coupe or Convertible) have experienced and the approximate mileage when the issue(s) started. If p...

How Much Will Codes Po171 An Po174 Affect Performance?

Running lean.



Car Won't Start. Dead Battery

The car won't start. It is dead. Want to check battery.

I Had A New Thermostat Installed. Now My Conditioning Does Not Work. I Have...

Top Inoperative

will not work, fuse or relay?

Engine Light On

I have a yellow engine light on saying "poor performance". Not in manual.

Should Oil Be Changed After One Year Even If Only Driven 4,000 Miles?

Should Oil Be Changed If It's Been A Year Since Changed

Battery Replacment

what do I need to do to replace a new battery


2004 Timing Chain Risks & Replacement Cost

About to purchase 2004 XK8, mileage 63-64000. Concerned about timing chain and tensioner risks of failure, recommended replacement mileage and costs to fully replace. No current problems on well-ma...


Hi I have 2007 Jaguar XKR supercharged V8 4.2 I had what I thought was timing chain rattle on start up so had fitted new chains and tensioners however since it was done it has not cured the rattle an...

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