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Yesterday, 11:14 PM
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Posted By Don B

Hi Dusty, Electrical issues are more common...

Hi Dusty,

Electrical issues are more common than mechanical ones, though there are a few well-known mechanical failures too. Failure of the TCM is relatively rare.

Regarding your DTCs, did you...
06-23-2019, 09:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 691
Posted By Don B

Hi techiki, Welcome to the Jaguar Forums!...

Hi techiki,

Welcome to the Jaguar Forums! It's great to have you with us.

Here are a few documents that will be helpful:

Jaguar X100 DTC Summaries 1998...
Forum: XJ40 ( XJ81 )
06-23-2019, 10:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By Don B

Hi Walt, The wiring diagram for the...

Hi Walt,

The wiring diagram for the actuators are on pdf page 38 of the Electrical Guide, which you can download at the link below. The wire color codes are given on pdf page 8.

Jaguar XJ40...
06-19-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,532
Posted By Don B

Hi Mike, As far as I can tell, while all of...

Hi Mike,

As far as I can tell, while all of these codes were used by Ford, none was implemented by Jaguar on the X350, at least as of the 2004 Diagnostic Trouble Code Summaries guide, which I am...
06-17-2019, 10:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 635
Posted By Don B

Hi Ungn, I assume you mean P0172 on bank 1...

Hi Ungn,

I assume you mean P0172 on bank 1 and P0175 on bank 2? You can't really judge the health of your ECTS by the temperature gauge in the Instrument Cluster because the gauges are notorious...
06-16-2019, 05:56 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,532
Posted By Don B

Hi Mike, Yes, that is the ECM, but before...

Hi Mike,

Yes, that is the ECM, but before you bother to remove it, disconnect the two electrical connectors and inspect them for any signs that they've been wet inside. I forgot that your car is...
06-16-2019, 02:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,967
Posted By Don B

I've bought them via eBay too, but Transgo does...

I've bought them via eBay too, but Transgo does have other distributors listed on their website:

Where to Buy (http://transgo.com/distributorlink.html)

Cheers,

Don
06-13-2019, 11:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 770
Posted By Don B

Hi Tbilisi79, One thing a Jaguar suspension...

Hi Tbilisi79,

One thing a Jaguar suspension should never feel is unsettled, so your issues are not a problem with the design. Jaguar suspensions are world famous for their refinement, smooth ride...
Forum: XJ40 ( XJ81 )
06-13-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 657
Posted By Don B

Dave, Ditto on Bob's suggestion regarding JB...

Dave,

Ditto on Bob's suggestion regarding JB Weld epoxy. I've used it on two XJ40 heads with the same type of corrosion. Clean and degrease your corroded head areas for good adhesion and use the...
06-11-2019, 09:57 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,532
Posted By Don B

The ECM connector is below the bottom side of the...

The ECM connector is below the bottom side of the microfilter housing. To remove the housing, remove the two 10 mm nuts in your photo below, plus, I think, two more nuts, one on each outer flange of...
06-11-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,532
Posted By Don B

Mike, Great post and good photos! As I...

Mike,

Great post and good photos!

As I recall, the wiring harness is not long enough to pull into the footwell to disconnect the connector. The connector has to be disconnected from the engine...
06-10-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,532
Posted By Don B

The ECM is in the passenger compartment under the...

The ECM is in the passenger compartment under the glove box, but its electrical connector passes through the firewall into the engine room under the microfilter housing, where it connects to the...
06-09-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,797
Posted By Don B

Hi BlackKat, I commend you for all the hard...

Hi BlackKat,

I commend you for all the hard work you've done and can relate to the pain of minimal improvement for all that time and effort.

Your refrigerant pressures look fine for Texas.
...
06-08-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,160
Posted By Don B

I doubt this is your issue, since your idle is...

I doubt this is your issue, since your idle is high but stable, but I am attaching a TSB about replacing the throttle return spring to cure intermittent high idle. It's probably one that Bob...
06-07-2019, 10:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,532
Posted By Don B

Hi Mike, Your issue could also be a clogged...

Hi Mike,

Your issue could also be a clogged drain in the engine compartment below the cabin air microfilter. This drain is notorious for collecting seeds and leaves, then allowing water to pool up...
06-06-2019, 09:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,074
Posted By Don B

Hi John, While you're underneath the next...

Hi John,

While you're underneath the next time, check that the screws that secure the cable bracket to the gearbox are present and tight.
...
06-06-2019, 12:14 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Don B

Hi Lvontay, Welcome to the Jaguar Forums!...

Hi Lvontay,

Welcome to the Jaguar Forums! It's great to have you with us.

The stock AJ16 engine produced around 240 hp when new, which is more than a standard Toyota 2JZ-GE (210-230 hp).

The...
Forum: XJ40 ( XJ81 )
06-05-2019, 11:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 638
Posted By Don B

Hi Atco, Thank you for reporting back with...

Hi Atco,

Thank you for reporting back with the solution to your clunk. From your description, I gather it was the "Vee mountings" that you replaced. To give other members a visual aid, the Vee...
Forum: XJ40 ( XJ81 )
06-04-2019, 10:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,270
Posted By Don B

Hi pixiesjag, If you need a solution before...

Hi pixiesjag,

If you need a solution before you can swap reservoirs per Bob's suggestion, here are a couple of ideas I posted recently in reply to another member asking the same question:

One...
Forum: XJ40 ( XJ81 )
06-04-2019, 10:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 713
Posted By Don B

Hi Andrew, I revised the title of your...

Hi Andrew,

I revised the title of your thread to reflect the actual model of your Jaguar. If you'll google Vanden Plas coachbuilders you'll learn some automotive history.

At the link below you...
06-04-2019, 09:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,440
Posted By Don B

Hi Chris, Here are the definition and listed...

Hi Chris,

Here are the definition and listed possible causes of P0207 from the 2003.5 DTC Summaries:
...
06-02-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 580
Posted By Don B

Hi MrGrey, I'm glad you discovered the...

Hi MrGrey,

I'm glad you discovered the failing coil and that solved your misfires. If you will post all of the codes the chap scanned, we will try to help you figure out the gearbox fault.
...
06-02-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,601
Posted By Don B

20W-50 was Jaguar's recommended viscosity for the...

20W-50 was Jaguar's recommended viscosity for the AJ6 engines in most climates, and it makes complete sense for use in the AJ16 in Bob's home state of Texas. As I mentioned earlier, I'm an advocate...
06-01-2019, 11:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,060
Posted By Don B

Hi mobile1, You can look up the part number...

Hi mobile1,

You can look up the part number of that hose here:
...
06-01-2019, 10:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 374
Posted By Don B

Hi Phil, This is a wild guess and may not...

Hi Phil,

This is a wild guess and may not apply to your situation, but I ran into a charging issue while helping a friend. He had purchased the newer R134a cans that have a "self-sealing" valve....
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