1984 XJ6

  • Tiny
  • cj waldo
  • 1984 Jaguar XJ6

I have a 1984 xj6. My problem is when the car is accelerated, it cuts out and makes a pooping noise, then stalls out.

Friday, April 29th, 2011 AT 9:37 PM

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  • Tiny
  • saturntech9
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So do you or have you checked for any codes in the computer?

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Friday, April 29th, 2011 AT 9:52 PM
  • Tiny
  • cj waldo
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No I have not

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Friday, April 29th, 2011 AT 9:54 PM
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Thats your first step let me know what codes you have.

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Friday, April 29th, 2011 AT 11:53 PM
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Don't mean to be stupid, but where do I get the codes

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Saturday, April 30th, 2011 AT 4:05 AM
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Its not a stupid question there isn't a lot of info on that old of a jag available to me.I'm trying to find that info so when it cuts out looses power and stalls does it do it every time you try to accelerate?Also when it stalls does it restart right away?

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Sunday, May 1st, 2011 AT 1:12 AM
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Yes it starts but that's it. Won't move, if I wait about 15, it starts and I can move a short distance, then it cuts out again. I hope I made sense

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Sunday, May 1st, 2011 AT 2:59 AM
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When you say it will start but won't after it dies what do you mean?Is the transmission inop no gears or is there just not enough power to move the car?

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Sunday, May 1st, 2011 AT 8:24 PM
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Not enough power to move it pops and stalls out

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Sunday, May 1st, 2011 AT 11:57 PM
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Do you have a cat on the exhaust of the car?You could have a exhaust restriction.

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Monday, May 2nd, 2011 AT 1:55 AM
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Yes it does have a cat, is there a way to test them.

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Monday, May 2nd, 2011 AT 2:59 PM

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