Mechanics

ENGINE SHIFTS ROUGH F

2000 Jaguar S-Type

Transmission problem
2000 Jaguar S-Type V8 Two Wheel Drive Automatic 590000 miles

When at idle the car shakes/stutters and idle drops slightly. While in motion, the car stutters when shifting gears between 40- 50 MPH. This car is an automatic.
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Boboic
March 23, 2010.




Check for blocked or leaking vacuum hoses !

5-SPEED TRANSMISSION - ERRATIC OR HARSH SHIFTS - VALVE BODY KIT AVAILABLE - REPAIR PROCEDURE
TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN
Reference Number(s): S307-19, Date of Issue: June 2005
JAGUAR: 2000-02 MY S-TYPE
VIN: L00001-M44997
SECTION: Transmission System

Related Ref Number(s): S307-19
ARTICLE BEGINNING
Issue
Some 2000-02 MY S-TYPE vehicles within the above VIN range may exhibit erratic or harsh transmission shifts. This can be caused by valve body or control solenoid failure.

Dave H
Mar 24, 2010.


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