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IDLE SPEED CONTROL VALVE IN JAG XJ6

Do the idle speed control valves in jag XJ6 GIVE PROBLEMS often?i think mine might be faulthy in my 95 model.any help would be great....

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  • mike1hour Jan 11, 2009

    My Jag 1995 XJ6 stall in idle everythings else normal. The car will start with no problem but will stall in low rpm. Replaced the o2 valve did not help.



    Mike

  • Glen Byrne Jan 12, 2009

    What is an o2 valve???

  • Anonymous Jan 13, 2009

    I have similar problem and my |jaguar agent cannot find out what problem is after 5 weeks, no problem showing on engine management computer

  • Glen Byrne Feb 12, 2009

    The problem was the sensor below the throttle body.Was faulthy.Runs perfect now.Thanks for the help

  • Nakia Taylor
    Nakia Taylor Mar 17, 2009

    I noticed about a couple weeks ago, my car started idling up at around 1500-1900rpms. I uplugged the idle control switch mounted on top of the throttle body just before the throttle plate. I then started the car an the rpms were back to normal. If i left this unplugged after driving the car, then the rpms went back to 1500-1900 rpms. If left plugged up when starting it the next morning, the car started at 1500-1900 rpms. This lets me know the problem is in that switch.

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Hi the idler valve has a set up with jag equpment but there is a way round this,ifyou have had  O2 sensors changed, is the idler working what are the revs when hot. 650 is to low  850 is ok with a hot engine Mike do you know where the idle valve is and the allen key manual adjustment try a quarter turn but mark it so you can turn it back if need be. let me know how it goes   D    

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After I changed the O2 valve, check engine light doesn't come on but the engine still quit in idle.

What I needed to do is to increase the rpm for idle which was very easy. Under the hood just after the coil where the gas pedal cable connected there is a slider with adjustment stopper in the middle.
Just twist the stopper counter-clock wise and move it forward, don't forget to tighten back. Find the right position for you, 850 RPM at idle works well for me when the gear in D position.

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  • mike1hour Apr 13, 2009

    After changing all O2 sensors (4 of them) with light improvment. I got on ebay the throtle body assm. with idle position sensors on it.

    Replace the one in my car and now the car run perfect.

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