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by Vespa
Fri Feb 15, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: Engine and Drivetrain
Topic: Momentary engine spasms
Replies: 40
Views: 7341

Re: Momentary engine spasms

I have revisited this because the OP mentions power loss on the move and that was back in 2016. I would suggest anyone with such power loss invest in a full system cleaner such as those offered by Wynns before going to the dealer as this may just clean out any rubbish that has buit up in the fuel an...
by Vespa
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: Engine and Drivetrain
Topic: Momentary engine spasms
Replies: 40
Views: 7341

Re: Momentary engine spasms

Welshyhop, your car will pull away in second gear whilst in auto. Try using the paddles to select first as that will help the delay you are experiencing. I too had a delay in normal and dynamic auto when I first got my car 3 years ago and you will soon get used to how to have that bit of throttle re...
by Vespa
Thu Feb 14, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Where to go from here.....
Replies: 20
Views: 1341

Re: Where to go from here.....

I hope that you get a good result, ie a new engine.
by Vespa
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Engine and Drivetrain
Topic: Changing Air Filters
Replies: 17
Views: 3634

Re: Changing Air Filters

With a lot of fiddling behind the grille. I had a genuine Jaguar badge that was supposed to fit the XE but didn't, without slight modification. I had to extend the bolts with homemade bolts and recut the threads very carefully in the badge plastic with the new bolts. Having got the extra bolt length...
by Vespa
Wed Feb 13, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: Buying a Used approved XE a Good idea?
Replies: 43
Views: 3225

Re: Buying a Used approved XE a Good idea?

Same as me Bob. All basically on the doorstep.
by Vespa
Tue Feb 12, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Stop/Start again a few thoughts
Replies: 591
Views: 67297

Re: Stop/Start again a few thoughts

Seeing as I have been so vociferous on this subject, that after around 2 weeks I thought it fitting to say that I have never CTek charged the battery since it has been fitted and the S/S works every time once the engine is mildly warm with all functions set on the climate working fully ie fans and h...
by Vespa
Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: Buying a Used approved XE a Good idea?
Replies: 43
Views: 3225

Re: Buying a Used approved XE a Good idea?

I used to race bikes over the Cat not motorbikes either
by Vespa
Sun Feb 10, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: Weird MPG
Replies: 7
Views: 809

Re: Weird MPG

I think that is fine and it's winter so air temp will affect fuel consumption. In the summer it will improve.
by Vespa
Fri Feb 08, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: Renewing Incontrol after the 3 year free period ends
Replies: 47
Views: 8165

Re: Renewing Incontrol after the 3 year free period ends

Repairman wrote:
Fri Feb 08, 2019 2:23 pm
I have just renewed mine, and subscriptions date has changed to 2020, and remote start still works, so it looks as though they have made this work.
Nice to see :)
I am glad to hear that. Mine is due again in May. I hope I don't have the palavar that I had last year.
by Vespa
Fri Feb 08, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Engine and Drivetrain
Topic: 2015 Jaguar xe whine from engine
Replies: 15
Views: 770

Re: 2015 Jaguar xe whine from engine

Good so your money stays in your pocket.

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