Jaguar Forums - Jaguar Enthusiasts Forum - Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: BritCars
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.07 seconds.
06-17-2019, 08:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 582
Posted By BritCars

I changed mine for the Michelin pilot sport 4S...

I changed mine for the Michelin pilot sport 4S last season and they are truly impressive. I would strongly recommend that. I have a 2010 XF SC with the staggered setup (same as XFR) with rear wheel...
06-17-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,805
Posted By BritCars

At that age you need a new battery anyway. So...

At that age you need a new battery anyway. So start there!
Then see if that fixes it...
06-14-2019, 07:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 467
Posted By BritCars

Same with mine at over 9 years now AC...

Same with mine at over 9 years now

AC systems are complex these days but nothing special about the Jag one. I'd take it to an AC specialist and they should be able to diagnose quickly using all...
06-14-2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 635
Posted By BritCars

Looks like you have the dreaded warped dashboard...

Looks like you have the dreaded warped dashboard too. See other threads on here on that. Not surprising under the hot sun where you are...

There is so much electronics in these cars that likely...
Forum: XJ ( X351 )
06-13-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 749
Posted By BritCars

Find a good independent with jag experience and...

Find a good independent with jag experience and ask for a second opinion. It may just be a lot of labor and dealer hourly rates killing you on cost.
06-13-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 745
Posted By BritCars

Road force is just a more sophisticated wheel...

Road force is just a more sophisticated wheel balancing. It essentially pushes v hard on one spot on the wheel as it is spun around to simulate the weight of the car on the wheel. Then you balance...
06-13-2019, 07:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,249
Posted By BritCars

Sometimes the simple things!

Sometimes the simple things!
06-12-2019, 06:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,445
Posted By BritCars

Yes - this one is clearly sold as a used CPO, not...

Yes - this one is clearly sold as a used CPO, not just the extended warranty. That should give you a lot of comfort

Note that it says no accident reported. Just damage. Damage doesn't have to be...
06-12-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 635
Posted By BritCars

Yes - agree with lotus. Sounds like it's doing...

Yes - agree with lotus. Sounds like it's doing exactly what it should. You have to hold down brake pedal to start it and if there is no brake pressure that won't work
So fix the brakes first. Or...
06-12-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 745
Posted By BritCars

Think this is one to take step by step. Maybe you...

Think this is one to take step by step. Maybe you mis-typed but you said they told you the wheels were bad. Starting place for sure. As others have mentioned they bend easily. I have an XF SC with...
06-11-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,445
Posted By BritCars

CPO covers a lot more than just mechanical...

CPO covers a lot more than just mechanical issues. But it's not at the same level as the new car warranty. It will cover mechanical and electrical failures across the car. It doesn't cover any wear...
Forum: XE ( X760 )
06-11-2019, 07:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 684
Posted By BritCars

Go and have the PCM updated. Powertrain control...

Go and have the PCM updated. Powertrain control module. The Land Rovers have had a lot of trouble with this in 2017/18. Maybe on the jags too although I've not heard it discussed much. Finally...
Forum: XJ ( X351 )
06-10-2019, 10:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 560
Posted By BritCars

I also bought on eBay for a few cents Mine...

I also bought on eBay for a few cents
Mine didn't even need melting - it goes through the seatbelt and just clips into itself
30second fix
06-10-2019, 10:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,639
Posted By BritCars

Pull the codes from the system. Probably a stuck...

Pull the codes from the system. Probably a stuck damper in the climate system
06-05-2019, 05:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,255
Posted By BritCars

It's also a 2-owner car according to car fax. And...

It's also a 2-owner car according to car fax. And looks like it did a couple of thousand miles at the dealer before the first owner
Forum: XF (X260)
05-31-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,316
Posted By BritCars

I've found that they don't fit on my aftermarket...

I've found that they don't fit on my aftermarket wheels. Depending on the hub bore and wheel style there are many many different sizes and types of center cap

If you want to preserve the jag look...
05-31-2019, 07:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,249
Posted By BritCars

They charge you for inspection on CPO? That's...

They charge you for inspection on CPO? That's strange. I've had both a used Jag and a used LR both with CPO, and never paid anything for inspection or covered work. Is that normal practice at your...
05-31-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,249
Posted By BritCars

Unfortunately CPO doesn't typically cover rubber...

Unfortunately CPO doesn't typically cover rubber bushings, covers etc which might be the cause. It could also be the power steering pump - I had one fail on my XF a few years ago. That would be...
Forum: XJ ( X351 )
05-29-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 555
Posted By BritCars

But ... work out if it's leaking If your...

But ... work out if it's leaking

If your fluid drains out the engine will overheat and be destroyed in minutes (or less). Don't risk it!
05-12-2019, 09:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 439
Posted By BritCars

That sounds like the correct operation to me....

That sounds like the correct operation to me. What model / year do you have? On the X250 the front sensors do not come on automatically to stop the irritating beeps in start stop driving. Instead...
05-01-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,174
Posted By BritCars

Is that likely to fit? By the time you get all...

Is that likely to fit? By the time you get all the additional elements to work you'll have spent more than the replacement cost of the car.
05-01-2019, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 477
Posted By BritCars

Should be 315mhz but check as they did change...

Should be 315mhz but check as they did change around and Canada could be different from US. Either call dealer with your vin or go to any tire shop and they can check with a detector wand

Buy jag...
05-01-2019, 06:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 599
Posted By BritCars

Yes. If heated you will see the lines close...

Yes. If heated you will see the lines close together quite faintly. And just angle of light and it should be clear. If you've never seen it driving at night you prob don't have it.
04-27-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,933
Posted By BritCars

I put an agm in mine and it has been great ...

I put an agm in mine and it has been great

Note the battery cradle is a metal bracket that screws through the floor of the car. So the bolt rusts and can get stuck. Would soak in penetrating oil...
04-26-2019, 11:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 485
Posted By BritCars

Thanks for clarifying. If you read the service...

Thanks for clarifying.
If you read the service manual it describes the tpms relearn procedure. You fit the new sensor. Drive the car for a bit (15 mins above some speed as you say) and it self...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.