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2008 Jaguar S-Type R

SAFETY FEATURES
 
  • Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment
  • Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags
  • Passenger Airbag Cutoff
  • Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment
  • Front and Rear Side Head Curtain Airbags
  • Automatic Locking Retractors
  • Front and Rear Electronic Parking Aid
  • Emergency Fuel Shut-Off Device
  • L A T C H
  • Crumple Zones
  • Adaptive Restraint Technology System (A R T S) Includes Crash Sensor, Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Activated By Ultrasonic Sensing, Pretensioners, Whiplash Protection System, Driver and Passenger Airbags With Dual Stage Deployment
  • Front Seatbelt Height Adjusters
  • Rear Center 3-Point Seatbelt
  • Front and Rear Outboard 3-Point Seatbelts
  • Front and Rear Pretensioners
  • Side Guard Door Beams
  • Trunk Anti-Trap Device
 
Crash Test Results for the 2008 Jaguar Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
Rating
Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
2008 Jaguar S-Type Not
Tested
Not
Tested
455
2008 Jaguar XF Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2008 Jaguar XJ Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2008 Jaguar XK Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2008 Jaguar XK Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2008 Jaguar X-Type Not
Tested
Not
Tested
44Not Tested
2008 Jaguar X-Type Wagon Not
Tested
Not
Tested
44Not Tested
 
Service Bulletins for 2008 Jaguar X-Type Wagon R
2008 JAGUAR S-TYPE:

Bulletin Number: JTB-00175
JAGUAR: REAR DIFFERENTIAL REPLACEMENT. DUE TO A CHANGE IN DESIGN, THE REAR DIFFERENTIAL HAS A NEW SERVICE PART. AS A RESULT, SHOULD THE REAR DIFFERENTIAL REQUIRE REPLACEMENT IT WILL BE NECESSARY TO CONVERT THE DRIVELINE SYSTEM TO USE THE

Bulletin Number: JTB-00175
JAGUAR: REAR DIFFERENTIAL REPLACEMENT. DUE TO A CHANGE IN DESIGN, THE REAR DIFFERENTIAL HAS A NEW SERVICE PART. AS A RESULT, SHOULD THE REAR DIFFERENTIAL REQUIRE REPLACEMENT IT WILL BE NECESSARY TO CONVERT THE DRIVELINE SYSTEM TO USE THE

Bulletin Number: JTB-00175
JAGUAR: REAR DIFFERENTIAL REPLACEMENT. DUE TO A CHANGE IN DESIGN, THE REAR DIFFERENTIAL HAS A NEW SERVICE PART. AS A RESULT, SHOULD THE REAR DIFFERENTIAL REQUIRE REPLACEMENT IT WILL BE NECESSARY TO CONVERT THE DRIVELINE SYSTEM TO USE THE

Bulletin Number: JTB-00175
JAGUAR: REAR DIFFERENTIAL REPLACEMENT. DUE TO A CHANGE IN DESIGN, THE REAR DIFFERENTIAL HAS A NEW SERVICE PART. AS A RESULT, SHOULD THE REAR DIFFERENTIAL REQUIRE REPLACEMENT IT WILL BE NECESSARY TO CONVERT THE DRIVELINE SYSTEM TO USE THE

Bulletin Number: JTB-00208
JAGUAR: ELECTRONIC PARKING BRAKE RE-CALIBRATION PROCEDURE. *RM UPDATED 10/17/14. *PE

Bulletin Number: JTB-00208
JAGUAR: ELECTRONIC PARKING BRAKE RE-CALIBRATION PROCEDURE. *RM UPDATED 10/17/14. *PE

Bulletin Number: JTB00208NAS2
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: SFCC_08MAR18
Jaguar Land Rover Shop Foreman Conference Call

Bulletin Number: SFCC_09AUG18_REV
SIM card activation issues

Bulletin Number: SFCC_09AUG18_REV
18C - New face of InControl Touch Pro and 18C software improvements

Bulletin Number: SFCC_09AUG18_REV
A customer may report "Hood Open" message displays on IP with hood closed.

Bulletin Number: SFCC_09AUG18_REV
InControl Touch Pro phase 4 customer letter

Bulletin Number: SFCC_14DEC17
Presentation from Dealer Shop Foreman Conference Call

Bulletin Number: SSM-36224
JAGUAR: DIRECTIONAL INDICATOR OPERATING WITH THE STALK IN THE CENTRAL POSITION. IF CONDITION IS FOUND, REPLACE THE DIRECTIONAL INDICATOR SWITCH. NO MODEL YEARS LISTED. *PE

Bulletin Number: SSM-36224
JAGUAR: DIRECTIONAL INDICATOR OPERATING WITH THE STALK IN THE CENTRAL POSITION. IF CONDITION IS FOUND, REPLACE THE DIRECTIONAL INDICATOR SWITCH. NO MODEL YEARS LISTED. *PE

Bulletin Number: SSM-36224
JAGUAR: DIRECTIONAL INDICATOR OPERATING WITH THE STALK IN THE CENTRAL POSITION. IF CONDITION IS FOUND, REPLACE THE DIRECTIONAL INDICATOR SWITCH. NO MODEL YEARS LISTED. *PE

Bulletin Number: SSM37157
"RE-ISSUED DEC 2015. PLEASE NOTE THAT AS YET JAGUAR VEHICLES WITH BULB FAILURE MONITORING SYSTEMS FOR TRAILER LIGHT FAILURE SENSING ARE NOT COMPATIBLE WITH TRAILER LIGHT BOARDS THAT HAVE LED BASED ILLUMINATION. AS A RESULT OF THIS THE LE

Bulletin Number: SSM37157
"RE-ISSUED DEC 2015. PLEASE NOTE THAT AS YET JAGUAR VEHICLES WITH BULB FAILURE MONITORING SYSTEMS FOR TRAILER LIGHT FAILURE SENSING ARE NOT COMPATIBLE WITH TRAILER LIGHT BOARDS THAT HAVE LED BASED ILLUMINATION. AS A RESULT OF THIS THE LE

Bulletin Number: SSM37157
"RE-ISSUED DEC 2015. PLEASE NOTE THAT AS YET JAGUAR VEHICLES WITH BULB FAILURE MONITORING SYSTEMS FOR TRAILER LIGHT FAILURE SENSING ARE NOT COMPATIBLE WITH TRAILER LIGHT BOARDS THAT HAVE LED BASED ILLUMINATION. AS A RESULT OF THIS THE LE

Bulletin Number: SSM37157
"RE-ISSUED DEC 2015. PLEASE NOTE THAT AS YET JAGUAR VEHICLES WITH BULB FAILURE MONITORING SYSTEMS FOR TRAILER LIGHT FAILURE SENSING ARE NOT COMPATIBLE WITH TRAILER LIGHT BOARDS THAT HAVE LED BASED ILLUMINATION. AS A RESULT OF THIS THE LE

Bulletin Number: SSM39211
"RE-ISSUED DEC 2015. ISSUE: FUEL INJECTORS CLOGGED LEADING TO POOR RUNNING / MISFIRES / ENGINE DETONATION ON AJ-V8 ENGINES. CAUSE: POOR FUEL QUALITY OR FUEL CONTAMINANTS BLOCKING THE HOLES IN THE FUEL INJECTOR."

Bulletin Number: SSM39290
"HELP WITH DIAGNOSING ANY ISSUES / FAULTS CAN BE GAINED BY PHONING YOUR JAGUAR TECHNICAL HELPLINE TO HELP US WITH OUR ANALYSIS PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU HAVE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION AVAILABLE BEFORE CONTACTING JAGUAR CARS: VIN VEHICLE T

Bulletin Number: SSM39290
"HELP WITH DIAGNOSING ANY ISSUES / FAULTS CAN BE GAINED BY PHONING YOUR JAGUAR TECHNICAL HELPLINE TO HELP US WITH OUR ANALYSIS PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU HAVE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION AVAILABLE BEFORE CONTACTING JAGUAR CARS: VIN VEHICLE T

Bulletin Number: SSM-46817
JAGUAR: VEHICLE WOULD ALLEGEDLY STALL OUT AS REPORTED. *PE

Bulletin Number: SSM51357
"ISSUE: WHEN INVESTIGATING CUSTOMER REPORTS FOR INCORRECT FUEL GAUGE CONCERNS THE DEALER TECHNICIAN MAY DIAGNOSE THAT THE FUEL SENDERS ARE OPEN CIRCUIT. THIS DIAGNOSIS MAY BE INCORRECT DEPENDING ON THE MULTIMETER SETTINGS SELECTED BY THE

Bulletin Number: SSM63597
"ISSUE: JAGUAR LAND ROVER NORTH AMERICA SERVICE DIAGNOSTICS WOULD LIKE TO MAKE ALL SDD USERS AWARE OF AN EMERGING CONCERN BEING TRACKED VIA THE EPQR SYSTEM. USERS REPORT DVD133 IS UNABLE TO FULLY COMMUNICATE WITH PCM ON LEGACY JAGUAR VEH

Bulletin Number: SSM63597
"ISSUE: JAGUAR LAND ROVER NORTH AMERICA SERVICE DIAGNOSTICS WOULD LIKE TO MAKE ALL SDD USERS AWARE OF AN EMERGING CONCERN BEING TRACKED VIA THE EPQR SYSTEM. USERS REPORT DVD133 IS UNABLE TO FULLY COMMUNICATE WITH PCM ON LEGACY JAGUAR VEH

Bulletin Number: SSM-68318
JAGUAR: WARNING LIGHTS AND MESSAGES BEING DISPLAYED IN INSTRUMENT PACK (IPK), WITH CONSTANT BEEPING TONE FROM PARK BRAKE WARNING. MODEL S TYPE (X200). NO MODEL YEAR. *PE

Bulletin Number: SSM-68318
JAGUAR: WARNING LIGHTS AND MESSAGES BEING DISPLAYED IN INSTRUMENT PACK (IPK), WITH CONSTANT BEEPING TONE FROM PARK BRAKE WARNING. MODEL S TYPE (X200). NO MODEL YEAR. *PE

Bulletin Number: SSM-68318
JAGUAR: WARNING LIGHTS AND MESSAGES BEING DISPLAYED IN INSTRUMENT PACK (IPK), WITH CONSTANT BEEPING TONE FROM PARK BRAKE WARNING. MODEL S TYPE (X200). NO MODEL YEAR. *PE

Bulletin Number: SSM68318
CONCERN: REPLACEMENT OF ANY ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) CONTROL MODULE DOES NOT FIX THE CONCERN ISSUE: VARIOUS WARNING LIGHTS AND MESSAGES APPEAR IN THE (IPK) AND A CONSTANT BEEPING TONE FROM PARK BRAKE WARNING FROM THE (IPK), DIAGN

Bulletin Number: SSM68318
CONCERN: REPLACEMENT OF ANY ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) CONTROL MODULE DOES NOT FIX THE CONCERN ISSUE: VARIOUS WARNING LIGHTS AND MESSAGES APPEAR IN THE (IPK) AND A CONSTANT BEEPING TONE FROM PARK BRAKE WARNING FROM THE (IPK), DIAGN

Bulletin Number: SSM68318
CONCERN: REPLACEMENT OF ANY ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) CONTROL MODULE DOES NOT FIX THE CONCERN ISSUE: VARIOUS WARNING LIGHTS AND MESSAGES APPEAR IN THE (IPK) AND A CONSTANT BEEPING TONE FROM PARK BRAKE WARNING FROM THE (IPK), DIAGN

Bulletin Number: SSM71361
"ISSUE: DA-DONGLE/DA-VINA/DA-ST512 - J2534 VEHICLE COMMUNICATION INTERFACE DEVICE (VCI) SOFTWARE REQUIRES UPDATING TO THE LATEST LEVEL. DA J2534 SOFTWARE DRIVER LEVEL V4.0 (MUST BE UPDATED TO THIS LEVEL ON ALL SDD MACHINES THAT USE THI

Bulletin Number: SSM71955
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: SSM-72805
ISSUE: A CUSTOMER MAY RAISE A CONCERN OF THEIR VEHICLE NOT PASSING STATE INSPECTION IN CALIFORNIA AND THERE IS NO WARNING LIGHT OR OTHER SUGGESTION OF A FAULT.

 
Recalls for 2008 Jaguar X-Type Wagon R
No recalls exist.
 
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