Question about 2002 Jaguar X-Type

1 Answer

Light on dash shows when a fault occurs in the stability control system.it goes out when the car is turned off.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Top Expert:

    An expert who has finished #1 on the weekly Top 10 Fixya Experts Leaderboard.

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

  • Jaguar Master
  • 76,848 Answers

Likely cause is one of the wheel speed sensors is defective, a scan tool at the dealer can pin that down to the correct wheel or part that is making the light come on.

Posted on Jun 17, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Battery overcharge


I would think that your vehicle has a voltage regulator built into the alternator, but I am not sure. I do not have alot of Jag experience. But this sounds like what your problem is. The voltage regulator is stuck and making the alternator put out full charge and wreaking havoc with your electrical system.

Apr 24, 2013 | Jaguar XK8 Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

2007 gmc serria service stability traction system and traction control light stays on


Do that---tells you the system with fault &
so does your owners manual


Check for codes, You have dash lights on,
same procedure every time you have an obd
system fault

Nov 26, 2012 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

2001 cadillac deville service system stability


Whenever this warning or any other stays on in the dash it is indicating that the systems control module has detected a fault, it then disables the system as long as the light is on. You must now have the dealer hook up a special electronic diagnostic tool and "scan" the system for the fault code that is stored for the problem(s)

Sep 19, 2012 | 2000 Cadillac DeVille

1 Answer

Stability service 2007 silverado


If you are saying the light is on, then what this means is that a fault has occurred in the stability control system and you need to have the system scanned for codes and then diagnosis run based on the fault codes read from the memory.

Apr 15, 2012 | 2007 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2WD

1 Answer

Esp light showing on my dash board ml350 2007 model


When this light comes on and stays on it means a fault has occurred in the Electronic stability control system and it has been shut off. The light will not go off until the problem is repaired, this requires a system scan to determine the fault code that was stored when the light was turned on by the computer control module.

Mar 08, 2012 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Lexis RX300, how do you turn off VSC light


When this light is on it is to signal you that a fault has occurred in the Vehicle Stability Control system and the computer control module has switched it off. In order to get the light off the system must be scanned with a special electronic system scanner to read the fault code data. After the fault code is read you begin the process of diagnosis and repair of the part or circuit that is the reason for the light being tuned on.

Feb 06, 2012 | Lexus RX 300 Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

Check engine light and vsc trac off lights stay on. Cannot turn svc off by pressing button on Dash


Hi, have you scanned the vehicle to see why your check engine light is on? IF no, you need to. Toyota/Lexus computer system illumniates both engine light and VSC lights whenver a fault occurs in either unit. VSC or stability control is like trac-control or ABS braking system. Get car scanned and make sure all computers are scanned for additional codes, repair them first reset lights and test drive. ON a side note, fixing check engine light will usually take VSC light away also, however sometimes the VSC system will glitch out and a Steering Angle relearn is necessary, it takes about 3mins to perform and a good quality scan tool with 2004 current software. Good Luck.

May 16, 2011 | 2004 Toyota RAV4

1 Answer

There is a symbol on the dash showing a circle with a traingle and and exclamation mark in the centre


This is the ASC indicator. It comes on when the system is turned off. To get the light out, turn the system back on by pushing the ASC(dsc) button on the console. It's located just ahead of the shift lever. ASC is the Automatic Stability Control system.
It's a traction control light. it warns whenever the system is turned on and the car senses a loss of traction. you can deactivate the system by pushing the ASD(dsc) button and holding. this light will illuminate to say: you may lose traction.
Can sometimes be activated by faulty brake(ABS) sensors,ABS pump,While checking ensure that your brake pads aren't worn right down.
If the light still stays up get your local service dealer to scan cars computer for fault code relating to which sensor is perhaps faulty.
I hope this helps you or get back with your findings

Apr 02, 2011 | BMW 318 Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

When the light esp comes up what does that mean. We have no manual


ESP is short for "Electronic Stability Program" this system aids in keeping the car under control if you are sliding or skidding, it is part of the ABS brake control system. When the light comes on and stays on this is to alert you to the fact a fault has occurred in the ESP system, if the light just blinks and then goes off that means the system was activated due to excessive wheel slip being sensed and is normal. If the light is on and stays on a fault code is set in the systems control computer, the Suzuki dealer has a special electronic systems scanner that can read what fault is keeping the light on in the form of a code.

Jan 01, 2011 | 1999 Suzuki Grand Vitara

2 Answers

What is VSC and what makes it light up on dash


The best advice I can give is go to google and type in vsc Toyota forum. They have had many problems with the VSC. If you change tires then you have to have the computer re calibrated. The forums will describe it and what it does, way better than I can.

Dec 16, 2010 | 2008 Toyota Highlander

Not finding what you are looking for?
2002 Jaguar X-Type Logo

Related Topics:

86 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Jaguar Experts

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22246 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76848 Answers

SPEEDY CAR WORK SHOP...

Level 2 Expert

489 Answers

Are you a Jaguar Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...