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07-18-2018, 06:41 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,366
Posted By NBCat

A distinct possibility are stuck injectors, which...

A distinct possibility are stuck injectors, which would account for the raw fuel odour.

The injectors are positioned below the intercoolers on the supercharged 5.0 litre unit.
07-13-2018, 07:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 380
Posted By NBCat

It appears this is the correct one: ...

It appears this is the correct one:

https://www.sngbarratt.com/us/#!/English/parts/ba1a9fb7-a8e6-4f56-bd91-a537a31037e2
07-12-2018, 02:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 275
Posted By NBCat

It helps to provide vehicle details such as MY...

It helps to provide vehicle details such as MY and engine type/size.

If there are wires coming out of the top of the struts and the vehicle has 17-inch wheels, it has the adaptive suspension.
07-12-2018, 01:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 240
Posted By NBCat

+1 on the great advice from all above. If...

+1 on the great advice from all above.

If you change the coolant, replace the water outlet, which contains the thermostat as it can only endure a finite number of cold/hot cycles before failing. ...
07-08-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 239
Posted By NBCat

What are the vehicle details such as MY? You...

What are the vehicle details such as MY? You show two vehicles in your signature, to which are you referring?
07-08-2018, 01:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 304
Posted By NBCat

Hopefully you've also removed the two bolts in...

Hopefully you've also removed the two bolts in the centre of the cover between the spark plug wells.
07-08-2018, 12:33 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,012
Posted By NBCat

Remember, a Roller doesn't breakdown, it just has...

Remember, a Roller doesn't breakdown, it just has a condition described as 'failure to proceed'.
07-08-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 407
Posted By NBCat

Check the vehicle's Owner's Manual or contact a...

Check the vehicle's Owner's Manual or contact a Jaguar agency. Some vehicles have a lever at the back of the headlamp units that can be used to change to LHD beam pattern.

Police will issue a...
07-08-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 304
Posted By NBCat

Use a rubber mallet to tap the cover and a...

Use a rubber mallet to tap the cover and a plastic wedge between the cover and head surface.
07-07-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 323
Posted By NBCat

The supercharged engine uses JLR part number...

The supercharged engine uses JLR part number C2C16212 for the upper radiator hose, which supersedes C2C10865. It appears you have an aftermarket hose designed for a normally aspirated engine.
07-07-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 388
Posted By NBCat

Engine oil in the spark plug wells occurs due to...

Engine oil in the spark plug wells occurs due to perished seals. When the coil units become fouled with oil, they short causing misfire(s) to result. Misfire(s) can damage the catalyst(s) with...
07-06-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 648
Posted By NBCat

Where the plastic meets a hose, resist the use of...

Where the plastic meets a hose, resist the use of a worm-drive hose clamp as the plastic must be able to expand and contract. Use the constant-tension hose clamps supplied with the OEM hose.

The...
07-05-2018, 08:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 565
Posted By NBCat

DO NOT use brake cleaner of any kind on the MAF...

DO NOT use brake cleaner of any kind on the MAF sensors or it will destroy the coating on them. Use only cleaner designed for cleaning MAFs.
07-04-2018, 11:56 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,243
Posted By NBCat

Go to Halford's or another parts house and...

Go to Halford's or another parts house and purchase a good battery charger. Amazon have one for 45.95:
...
07-04-2018, 11:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By NBCat

Refer to page 2647 of the Workshop Manual for the...

Refer to page 2647 of the Workshop Manual for the location of the desiccant bag:

https://www.dropbox.com/s/aq3872pbu5t0yvl/S-Type_2002.5-2008-FSM-Workshop.pdf?dl=0
07-04-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,012
Posted By NBCat

After being in the automotive industry for over...

After being in the automotive industry for over forty-five years, I can safely say the only ones who care about the J.D. Power & Associates surveys are the manufacturers. I have been part of...
07-03-2018, 10:01 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,194
Posted By NBCat

pwpacp, I'm surprised you didn't list your 365...

pwpacp, I'm surprised you didn't list your 365 GTS/4 as a car you should not have sold. If memory serves, there were only one hundred twenty ever built and are extremely rare to the point people...
07-03-2018, 09:55 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,194
Posted By NBCat

Cars I should not have sold: 1963 Jaguar MK2...

Cars I should not have sold:

1963 Jaguar MK2 3.8 with Laycock overdrive. So much torque and lots of fun to drive.
1969 MGB/GT handled well on twisty bits of road.
1969 Cortina/Lotus MK2...
07-01-2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 370
Posted By NBCat

Have you contacted SNG Barratt, one of the forum...

Have you contacted SNG Barratt, one of the forum sponsors? They have the expansion tank and an aftermarket one for 102.34 inc Vat, and 62.58 inc Vat. respectively:
...
06-28-2018, 06:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 799
Posted By NBCat

Use coolant meeting specification WSS-M97B44-D.

Use coolant meeting specification WSS-M97B44-D.
06-28-2018, 03:35 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,243
Posted By NBCat

Perhaps you can provide some additional...

Perhaps you can provide some additional background information on this vehicle.

What is the number of kilometres/miles on the vehicle?

What is voltage across the battery terminals with the...
06-25-2018, 08:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 595
Posted By NBCat

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.jaguarforums.com-...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.jaguarforums.com-vbulletin/684x732/x200_fuel_pressure_test_procedure_c6ccbe492f8d66ec35389faecb34aa4193951aa7.jpg
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06-24-2018, 09:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 329
Posted By NBCat

Find and correct the misfire(s) as a flashing MIL...

Find and correct the misfire(s) as a flashing MIL means catalyst damage is occurring!

Remove the coil units and inspect them for shorting due to oil fouling in the spark plug wells. If oil is...
06-17-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 593
Posted By NBCat

Take a look here: ...

Take a look here:

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/mkchxc77m4ex14f/AAB7GC1jiB9KyRfrq7B0-8Eia?dl=0
06-17-2018, 08:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 529
Posted By NBCat

What DTCs are stored in the system? Post them...

What DTCs are stored in the system? Post them here. If there are none, check with a different scanner.

The 'Gearbox Fault' message on the instrument cluster is typically displayed due to engine...
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