Mechanics

TICKING AT START UP

Jaguar XJ8

I have a 1998 Jaguar XJ8L. It has 90000 miles on it.
When I start the car when cold it makes a ticking noise that will go away when you rev the motor. What could be causing this?
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Bugboy63
September 20, 2007.




Hello, the noise you hear is from the timing variable valve timging circuts. This should be fixed by a dealer the job is very diificult and should be done at the dealer

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Fstranger302
Sep 20, 2007.


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