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Jaguar s Type V8 Air Conditioning Reg Dec 2003

The air conditioning runs HOT at what ever the temperature setting even on Lo. This occurrs even if the auotmatic air con is switched off. Last time I took this fault into the Jaguar garage it cost £1000.00 and informed me it was the wiring loom that was corroded in n/g wire along side the radiator

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Hi  Joe, the heater is set to go to hot if it failes the most likely fault would be the heater valve , down by the radiator at the right hand side.or again the wires runing to it round the front of the car. I would think its the wires.      n@g is brown and green    may be a poor repaire go back and complain   and see if you can get them to repare it for a set price

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