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1998 Jaguar XK8
4.0L 8-cyl Engine Code [2] Engine Code [2] AJV8
290 bhp. @ 6100 rpm / Torque: 290 ft. lbs. @ 4250 rpm
4.0L - V 8-cyl (Gasoline)

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Product Cross Reference Guide: This product cross reference guide follows recommendations outlined in your owners manual and also reflects periodic service recommendation updates from the original equipment manufacturer for this particular model (1998 Jaguar XK8 with engine code [2]) show example...

For example, the manufacturer may have recommended 5W30 motor oil at the time of production (owners manual) & later revised the recommendation to 5W20. This guide will reflect latest recommendation by the manufacturer for this model. If there are no special instructions from the manufacturer, the owner can choose to follow either one of the recommendation without voiding warranty hide example.

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  SL
    -10 To 50C  »  15W-40
    -20 To 50C  »  10W-30
    -30 To 50C  »  5W-30
  2. Automatic Transmission

  3. Rear Differential

    Differential, Rear  »  GLS62

    All TEMPS  » 
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
  4. Power Steering Fluid

  5. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HBH

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [1]
  6. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] OEM recommends Castrol-Girling Universal.
    [2] DEXRON-III Automatic Transmission Fluid

  7. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  6.5 liters [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  10 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 5HP-24 Initial Fill  »  7.3 liters [2]
    Automatic Transmission, 5HP-24 Initial Fill  »  6.5 liters [3]
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    5 speed W/O OCOOL 5HP-24  »  10 liters
    5 speed W/ OCOOL 5HP-24  »  10 liters
    Differential, Rear  »  1.8 liters
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
    [2] Capacity with oil cooler.
    [3] Capacity without oil cooler.
  8. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  22-30 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter MANN Oil Filter (W7197)  
    Oil Filter WIX 51228 Oil Filter  
    Air Filter MANN Air Filter (C31130)  
    Air Filter WIX 42461 Air Filter  
    Fuel Filter MANN Fuel Filter (WK6122)  
    Fuel Filter WIX 33481 Fuel Filter  
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOB Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    AST Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    API P.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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ASL 5W-30 Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil (ASL)

The Top Tier of AMSOIL Synthetic Motor Oil. AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil delivers extraordinary lubrication in all types of automotive gasoline engines. Engineered for enthusiasts seeking maximum protection and performance. Precision-f...
XLF 5W-30 Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oil (XLF)

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is the choice for those who want to do something extra for their vehicle. Its boosted formulation delivers extra cleaning power, outstanding wear control, excellent high and low temperature protection and exceptional fue...
OEF 5W-30 OE Series Synthetic Motor Oil (OEF)

OE Synthetic Motor Oil is for mechanics and drivers seeking peace of mind protection and exceptional value in synthetic motor oil. It delivers 100 percent synthetic engine protection for advanced automotive technology, including turbochargers and dir...
ATF Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF is engineered to outperform conventional automatic transmission fluids and exceed the performance requirements of most North American, European and Asian vehicles. This sophisticated formulation pro...
OTF OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
BFLV DOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
ANTPC Passenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANT Antifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
mann oil filter MANN-FILTERS Oil Filters

Oil filters from MANN-FILTER purify oil of dirt and solid particles such as dust, abraded metal, carbon deposits and soot particles. The filter housing is pressure-resistant, protected against corrosion and features a long-life elastomer seal. Use Part Number drop down to select filter.
wix oil filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.
wix fuel filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck and Racing Fuel Filters

wix filterWIX Fuel Filters provide an unmatched fuel cleansing performance. They prevent pump wear, injector clogging, premature engine wear and help boost fuel efficiency. Offer quick, easy filter replacement, long life and the possibility of extended service intervals.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Check fluid level
Item:
Brake master cylinder
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that stores brake fluid and hydraulically forces it through the brake lines to the brakes when the brake pedal is depressed.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Check fluid level
Item:
Windshield washer
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A small pump and reservoir that can direct a jet of cleaning solution at the windshield or back glass.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Check level
Item:
Power steering fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Hydraulic fluid used in a power steering system.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Battery
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A box containing lead plates filled with a water and acid mixture that stores electricity generated by the alternator. It is the source of power for parts of the car that operate on electricity.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake pads
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.15
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: High-friction material attached to a metal backing plate.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.08
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A circular frame of hard material that may be solid or partly solid, is capable of turning on an axle, and holds the rubber cushion that contains compressed air.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect for leaks
Item:
Underbody
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The area of a vehicle that is typically not visible from above and that is exposed to the road.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Perform
Item:
Road test
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The actual driving of a vehicle under real-world conditions in order to find any abnormalities in its operation.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Windshield wipers
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Motorized mechanical arms with rubber inserts used to wipe the windshield or back glass.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.28
Parts Units:
6.9
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A substance that lubricates and cools the moving parts of the engine and reduces corrosion and the formation of rust.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect/replace
Item:
Drive belt tensioner
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A self-adjusting device used for maintaining proper tension on the drive belt.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Drain plug washer
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A composition or plastic sealing washer used on a bolt-type drain plug.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A cartridge-filled canister placed in an engine's lubricating system to strain dirt and abrasive materials out of the oil.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
20,000 miles (32,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Windshield wipers
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Motorized mechanical arms with rubber inserts used to wipe the windshield or back glass.
Distance:
22,500 miles (36,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Windshield wipers
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Motorized mechanical arms with rubber inserts used to wipe the windshield or back glass.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
4.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
37,500 miles (60,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
40,000 miles (64,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Windshield wipers
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Motorized mechanical arms with rubber inserts used to wipe the windshield or back glass.
Distance:
45,000 miles (72,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
50,000 miles (80,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Windshield wipers
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Motorized mechanical arms with rubber inserts used to wipe the windshield or back glass.
Distance:
52,500 miles (84,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Windshield wipers
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Motorized mechanical arms with rubber inserts used to wipe the windshield or back glass.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Fuel filter
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A replaceable metal or plastic canister that prevents particulate matter and most contaminants in the fuel from reaching the engine.
Distance:
70,000 miles (112,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Windshield wipers
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Motorized mechanical arms with rubber inserts used to wipe the windshield or back glass.
Distance:
90,000 miles (144,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Windshield wipers
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Motorized mechanical arms with rubber inserts used to wipe the windshield or back glass.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Windshield wipers
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Motorized mechanical arms with rubber inserts used to wipe the windshield or back glass.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Serpentine belt
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A ribbed drive belt that drives more than one engine accessory.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
1.7
Parts Units:
8
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
1997-12-01
Bulletin Number:
97120198661
NHTSA Item Number:
54464

Component Description: Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: Jaguar technical information system. ( nhtsa item number - 54464 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-12-01
Bulletin Number:
50115
NHTSA Item Number:
10011521

Component Description: Air bags.

Service Bulletin Summary: Aigbag seat restraint system malfunction indicator lamp diagnostic trouble code b1944 or b1945 poor grounding repair procedure. ( nhtsa item number - 10011521 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-01-01
Bulletin Number:
41806
NHTSA Item Number:
600546

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring:interior/under dash.

Service Bulletin Summary: Additional information on diagnostic trouble codes p1635 p1798 on vehicles within vin 018108-on through 812256-on. ( nhtsa item number - 600546 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
20505
NHTSA Item Number:
600220

Component Description: Power train:driveline:driveshaft.

Service Bulletin Summary: Revised torque specification on driveshaft universal joint bolts on vehicles within vin 001001 - 022125. ( nhtsa item number - 600220 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
50120
NHTSA Item Number:
600239

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Chart providing full details of paint colors and sealer coats on vehicles within vin 018108-on and 812256-on. ( nhtsa item number - 600239 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
I01
NHTSA Item Number:
602075

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:pedals and linkages.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on the brake pedal switch. ( nhtsa item number - 602075 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
T10
NHTSA Item Number:
602078

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on the storage box - hinge. ( nhtsa item number - 602078 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
30324
NHTSA Item Number:
10011370

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Limited throttle opening - secure throttle cable adjusting nut - recall r466. ( nhtsa item number - 10011370 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
Q02
NHTSA Item Number:
600964

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on key transponder module for vehicles within vin 018108-on. ( nhtsa item number - 600964 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
Q02
NHTSA Item Number:
602070

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information bulletin on key transponder module. ( nhtsa item number - 602070 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
Q02
NHTSA Item Number:
604197

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding key transponder module for vehicles within vin 018108-on. ( nhtsa item number - 604197 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
41203
NHTSA Item Number:
10012200

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: A uv-fluorescent leak detection system, manufactured by tracer products, has been approved for use in the air conditioning systems of jaguar cars. ( nhtsa item number - 10012200 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
41906
NHTSA Item Number:
10012338

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Key transponder module - synchronization procedure - key programming. ( nhtsa item number - 10012338 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-06-01
Bulletin Number:
50124
NHTSA Item Number:
601818

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles within vin 024687 - 026557 may experience water entering the front footwell. ( nhtsa item number - 601818 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-06-01
Bulletin Number:
41809
NHTSA Item Number:
601825

Component Description: Equipment:other:labels.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles within vin 026732-on through 841765-on have a minor change in specification which has resulted in the delection of the identification labels from the fuse box housed in the luggage compartment. ( nhtsa item number - 601825 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-09-01
Bulletin Number:
41507
NHTSA Item Number:
604169

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles within vin 018108-on and 812256-on may experience radio station cut off - rbds - disable alternative frequency feature. ( nhtsa item number - 604169 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-09-01
Bulletin Number:
41303
NHTSA Item Number:
604171

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles within vin 029755 - 029891 and 849517 - 849885 may experience intermittent illumination of instruments / false warning messages. ( nhtsa item number - 604171 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-09-01
Bulletin Number:
50124
NHTSA Item Number:
615847

Component Description: Structure.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles with vin ranges 024687 - 026557 may experience water entering the front footwell. ( nhtsa item number - 615847 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-09-01
Bulletin Number:
50125
NHTSA Item Number:
615848

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles within vin ranges 001001 - 025903 may experience the seat squab cover working loose from its anchorage in the back panel. ( nhtsa item number - 615848 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-11-01
Bulletin Number:
20410
NHTSA Item Number:
10011288

Component Description: Suspension:rear.

Service Bulletin Summary: Rear suspension hub carrier fulcrum bolts - revised specification - replace - service action s468. ( nhtsa item number - 10011288 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
30331
NHTSA Item Number:
10011365

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Replacement cylinder heads - preparation for normally aspirated engines with vvt feature - procedure. ( nhtsa item number - 10011365 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
30330
NHTSA Item Number:
10011367

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Noise during start up - install revised timing chain tensioners. ( nhtsa item number - 10011367 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-02-01
Bulletin Number:
41304
NHTSA Item Number:
10012197

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Erratic operation. Needle erratic/wavering. Gauge needle in an unusual position - instruments - repair procedure. ( nhtsa item number - 10012197 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-04-01
Bulletin Number:
303-33
NHTSA Item Number:
605050

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles within various vin ranges may experience difficulty in starting the engine when cold. ( nhtsa item number - 605050 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-07-01
Bulletin Number:
91007
NHTSA Item Number:
608214

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:power adjust.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles within vin 001001 - 031345 may experience a creak from a front seat caused by end-float of the rear riser bar of the seat riser mechanism. ( nhtsa item number - 608214 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-08-01
Bulletin Number:
41812
NHTSA Item Number:
10011507

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Front seat fuses blowing chafed seat harness repair procedure. ( nhtsa item number - 10011507 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-11-01
Bulletin Number:
30335
NHTSA Item Number:
610182

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Difficulty in starting the engine, from cold. Engine control module (ecm) flash reprogramming - service action s479. ( nhtsa item number - 610182 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-02-01
Bulletin Number:
50140
NHTSA Item Number:
10012441

Component Description: Child seat:tether (strap) secures top of child seat to vehicle.

Service Bulletin Summary: Installation of child seat tether mounting eyes - dimensions - usa vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 10012441 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-03-01
Bulletin Number:
91009
NHTSA Item Number:
612628

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles within vin 001001 - 042775 and 812256 - 878717, may exhibit a rear-end underbody rattle. ( nhtsa item number - 612628 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-03-01
Bulletin Number:
30335
NHTSA Item Number:
612630

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Customers may complain of difficulty in starting the engine, from cold, on vehicles within certin vin ranges, under certain running conditions. ( nhtsa item number - 612630 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-04-01
Bulletin Number:
30340
NHTSA Item Number:
613479

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Damage to the plastic stub pipe of the cruise cotnrol vacuum actuator on throttle body units. ( nhtsa item number - 613479 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-06-01
Bulletin Number:
31006
NHTSA Item Number:
613493

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit an engine non-start or unsatisfactory idle / driveability condition as well as a condtion where the throttle body bore and throttle blade become coated with a soft sticky carbon deposit. ( nhtsa item number - 613493 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-06-01
Bulletin Number:
50142
NHTSA Item Number:
613494

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:seat heater/cooler.

Service Bulletin Summary: On a customer complaint basis only, in the event of a concern of poor performance of seat heater pads, it is possible to fit to certain earlier vehicles the seat heater pads as fitted from the commencement of 2000 modelyear production. ( nhtsa item number - 613494 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-06-01
Bulletin Number:
680
NHTSA Item Number:
614955

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Jaguar administration bulletin regarding the release of workshop manual information on cd-rom. ( nhtsa item number - 614955 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-07-01
Bulletin Number:
50137
NHTSA Item Number:
10012440

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Front seat cushion - sagging. Modify seat. ( nhtsa item number - 10012440 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-08-01
Bulletin Number:
V14
NHTSA Item Number:
613931

Component Description: Latches/locks/linkages:doors:latch.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding the part number for the link for the door latch which is missing from the fiche frame on vehicles within vin 001001 - 042775. ( nhtsa item number - 613931 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-10-01
Bulletin Number:
C09
NHTSA Item Number:
618510

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding carbon canister adapter for vehicles within vin range 001001 - 042775. ( nhtsa item number - 618510 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-11-01
Bulletin Number:
31006
NHTSA Item Number:
615842

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may experience a condition where the throttle body bore and throttle blade become coated with a soft sticky carbon deposit. ( nhtsa item number - 615842 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-04-01
Bulletin Number:
30335
NHTSA Item Number:
619989

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Customers may complain of difficulty in starting the engine, from cold, on vehicles within certain vin ranges, under certain running conditions. ( nhtsa item number - 619989 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-04-01
Bulletin Number:
30343
NHTSA Item Number:
619991

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Various engine drivability concerns. ( nhtsa item number - 619991 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-09-01
Bulletin Number:
60003
NHTSA Item Number:
625472

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Service action s474 regarding routine cleaning procedures for vehicles experiencing partial blockage of the restricter in the engine part-load breather. ( nhtsa item number - 625472 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-10-01
Bulletin Number:
30347
NHTSA Item Number:
626881

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Hesitation, surging, detonation, poor throttle reponse/acceleration. ( nhtsa item number - 626881 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-02-01
Bulletin Number:
31006
NHTSA Item Number:
629943

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Customers may complain of no-start or idle/driveability issues due to the throttle body bore and throttle blade becoming coated with a soft sticky carbon deposit. ( nhtsa item number - 629943 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-02-01
Bulletin Number:
30339
NHTSA Item Number:
10011316

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Long cranking - difficult warm/hot start - diagnosis procedure - aj 26 normally aspirated engines. This bulletin replaced bulletin 303-39, dated 03/00. ( nhtsa item number - 10011316 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-02-01
Bulletin Number:
30327
NHTSA Item Number:
601827

Component Description: Steering:hydraulic power assist system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Three bolts that retain the pulley of the power assisted steering (pas) pump to the pump shaft may not have been fully tightened. ( nhtsa item number - 601827 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-08-01
Bulletin Number:
S514
NHTSA Item Number:
10011748

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Operation of throttle while in closed position. ( nhtsa item number - 10011748 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-11-01
Bulletin Number:
303514
NHTSA Item Number:
10012183

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Operation of throttle while in closed position. Service action s514. ( nhtsa item number - 10012183 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

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1
Make(s):
AM GENERAL, BUICK, CADILLAC, CHEVROLET, GMC, JAGUAR, LAND ROVER, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC
Model(s):
88, 98, 6000, ALLANTE, ASTRO, AVALANCHE, AVALANCHE 1500, AVALANCHE 2500, BERETTA, BLAZER, BONNEVILLE, BRAVADA, C1500, C1500 PICKUP, C2500, C2500 PICKUP, C3500, C3500 PICKUP, CABALLERO, CALAIS, CAMARO, CAPRICE, CAVALIER, CELEBRITY, CENTURY, CIMARRON, CITATION, CORSICA, CORVETTE, CUTLASS, CUTLASS CALAIS, CUTLASS CIERA, CUTLASS SUPREME, DEFENDER 110, DEFENDER 90, DELTA 88, DEVILLE, EL CAMINO, ELDORADO, ELECTRA, ESCALADE, EXPRESS 1500, EXPRESS 2500, EXPRESS 3500, FIERO, FIREBIRD, FIRENZA, FLEETWOOD, G10, G15, G1500, G20, G25, G2500, G30, G35, GRAND AM, GRAND PRIX, HUMMER, IMPALA, J2000, K1500, K2500, K3500, LEMANS, LESABRE, LUMINA, MONTE CARLO, OMEGA, P20, P25, P30, P3500, PARISIENNE, PHOENIX, R1500, R2500, R3500, REATTA, REGAL, RIVIERA, S-TYPE, S10 PICKUP, SAFARI, SAVANA 1500, SAVANA 2500, SAVANA 3500, SEVILLE, SIERRA 1500, SIERRA 1500 HD, SIERRA 2500, SIERRA 2500 HD, SIERRA 3500, SIERRA DENALI, SILVERADO 1500, SILVERADO 2500, SILVERADO 2500 HD, SILVERADO 3500, SKYHAWK, SKYLARK, SOMERSET, SONOMA, SUBURBAN, SUNBIRD, TAHOE, TORONADO, TYPHOON, V10 PICKUP, V1500, V1500 SUBURBAN, V20 PICKUP, V2500, V2500 SUBURBAN, V30 PICKUP, V3500 PICKUP, VANDEN PLAS, XJ12, XJ6, XJ8, XJR, XJRS, XJS, XK8, XKR, YUKON, YUKON DENALI, YUKON XL 1500, YUKON XL 2500
Year(s):
1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Manufacturer:
HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL, INC.
NHTSA ID:
06E043000
Recall Date:
May 19th, 2006
Units Affected:
88,303

Affected Component: Fuel system, gasoline.

Summary: Certain replacement fuel filters, fram brand name p/n g3727, with date codes x52911 through x60801 sequentially or x600141 and a mexico country or origin marking on the fuel filter housing manufactured from october 18, 2005, through march 21, 2006, sold for use on the vehicles listed above and on certain school buses. (to see the school bus engine sizes, click on "document search" and then "bus applications"). The connector on the fuel filter was not manufactured to honeywell's specification. As a result, the o-ring may not seat correctly on the fuel line. .

Conequence: This condition may cause an inadequate seal at the connection, potentially leading to a fuel leak. In the presence of an ignition source, a fire could occur. .

Remedy: Honeywell will notify owners and replace the fuel filters free of charge. The recall began on october 18, 2006. Owners may contact fram customer service at 1-800-890-2075 (option 1). .

Notes: This recall only pertains to aftermarket fram fuel filters and has no relation to any original equipment installed on the vehicles listed. Customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153).

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2
Make(s):
JAGUAR
Model(s):
XJ, XK8
Year(s):
1998
Manufacturer:
JAGUAR CARS
NHTSA ID:
98V022000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
5,379

Affected Component: Vehicle speed control.

Summary: Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. The cable adjuster bracket nut on the outer sleeve of the throttle cable can become displaced fromthe cable abutment bracket on the engine. .

Conequence: Should this occur, limited opening of the throttle will occur, even with the accelerator pedal fully depressed to the floor. .

Remedy: Dealers will inspect these vehicles and modify the throttle cable system. .

Notes: Owner notification began march 16, 1998. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact jaguar at 1-800-4jaguar (1-800-452-4827), option #3. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

#
3
Make(s):
JAGUAR
Model(s):
XJV8, XK8 SPORTS
Year(s):
1998, 1999
Manufacturer:
JAGUAR CARS
NHTSA ID:
99V138000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
189

Affected Component: Power train:automatic transmission.

Summary: Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. Fine cracks within one or more of the gear teeth with in the gear train, inside the automatic transmission gearbox. .

Conequence: This can result in breakage of the gear teeth potentially causing the transmission to "lock up" at speeds below 15 mph. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the automatic gearbox. .

Notes: Owner notification began july 1, 1999. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact jaguar at 1-201-818-8500. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

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