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Jaguar x type

Hi i just brought a jag x type. the coolant is leaking all fluid. is this going to cost a fortune to fix? also the cd changer doesn't work can that be fixed too

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  • hr90 Oct 22, 2008

    I have the same problem ie loosing all antifreeze as you put it in. It simply trickles to the ground within 30 seconds.

    If it is the pump, is it worth going to a dealer service station or can any service person do. Whar if there is something else wrong?

    Not very technical with cars .......but the black jag with leather seats was my dream car!

    Please advise.



    LR

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    Where is the cd changer located in the 2002 jaguar x type?

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I have the same car and had same problem. Your water pump needs to be replaced. That is where the leak is. Not a major job nor that expensive. I recommend using the green 2-year coolant vs. the orange 5-year coolant. The 5 year coolant does not protect well against cavitation (exploding bubbles) which is what caused your water pump leak. (You can research this on the I-net). The standard 2-yr coolant does protect against cavitation.

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