Question about 1991 Jaguar XJ6

1 Answer

91 XJ6 Stalls occasionally in Drive with brake depressed

My 91 XJ6 Stalls occasionally in Drive with brake depressed.

Anyone with some insight?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 44 Answers

Idle valve? If stuck in hot position (they often do), then not enough air when engine is cold. Symptom would be that it does this more when cold. The brake pedal thing gets me a bit, does it do it when the handbrake is pulled on but in Drive? If so, nothing to do with brakes, but just that there is a load on the engine caused by halting the torque converter creep, which goes back to idle control problem. If it is only with the foot brake, then I would suspect vacuum leak, there is a whole host of vacuum circuits on your Jaguar, have a look for hoses that have rubbed on the engine and have a slight hole or ones that have perished. Pressing the brake causes a reduction in vacuum to all the circuits, but if there is an air leak, then this can cause the inlet manifold vacuum to collapse and the engine to stall.

Posted on Jul 29, 2009

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

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

What is a full load depression switch and where is it located at


has this car got ride level suspension? and/or mineral oil power boost braking system. if so I think the part you are looking for will be found on the valve block. or brake power boost actuator. if its got the teves brake it will be on brake master cylinder I think.

Apr 27, 2014 | 1991 Jaguar XJ6

1 Answer

Can I use 91 oct. fuel in 1985 xj6


yes you can, but most get by with regular without engine knocking. try regular and if you experience a metallic knocking in the engine switch back to 91

Apr 08, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Idling issues


does it idle ok in park? how does it idle in drive but not moving?

Jan 06, 2013 | 2002 Jeep Liberty

2 Answers

I have a 91 vanden plas. what body style is this car .is it a xj6


the only vandeb plas i can find listed is indeed an xj6.

Dec 22, 2010 | 1991 Jaguar XJ6

2 Answers

Jag xj6 2003


radio code for 1987 jaguar xj6

Feb 11, 2010 | 1991 Jaguar XJ6

1 Answer

Warning light comes on and stalls put in to neutrel starts ok .brake then light comes on stalls start goes in to limp mode ive got 1997 xj6 4l sov lwb thanks andy .turn off start up light gone out ok


Ok Andy, This sounds like a ddefective #2 02 sensor located afther the catallytic converter. This sensor is the critter that turns the light on and that means it is talking to the electronic control module. Either your fuel misture is way too rich or the cat converter is failing. Good Luck-Ned-

Oct 31, 2009 | 1997 Jaguar XJ6

1 Answer

95 cherokee sport stalling


Since the car stall only in the drive position, it sounds(i'm not there to actually ck the car)like when the engine torques, it might be pulling on a harness somewhere and killing the ignition. Do this,start the car and under the hood while the engine is running, move or jiggle the harnesses around and see if the car stalls. If the car stalls try to pinpoint the location on the harness and look for frayed or broken wires.

Sep 03, 2009 | 1995 Jeep Cherokee 2 Door

1 Answer

Rear Strut


I hope this helps you
51626cb.png a239e38.png

Feb 24, 2009 | 1993 Jaguar XJ6

1 Answer

1988 Buick Estate Wagon stalls occasionally then wont start


change out ur fuel filters, theymay have trash in them, especially if u ran it low in gas..it may also be the fuel pump going out, check out the filters first..goodluck.

May 14, 2008 | 1990 Buick Estate

Not finding what you are looking for?
1991 Jaguar XJ6 Logo

287 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Jaguar Experts

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22114 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75797 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...