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Richard, Jaguar Technician
Category: Jaguar
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Experience:  12 years at a Ford/Lincoln Mercury and Jaguar dealer as technician and shop foreman.
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Jaguar XJR: the car will not crank the statrter has been

Customer Question

hello the car will not crank the statrter has been replaced and battery 2004 xjr
Drove to work got out went in came back out to move the car would not start. Change the battery and starter drove home and the same problem happen again.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Jaguar
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
waiting
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
Hello and welcome to justanswer.com
When the engine will not crank does the vehicle power up normally? Will the shifter release from park with the ignition on and foot on the brake?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yes
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
Yes to both? If so will the engine start in neutral and tell me what the red security led on the top center of the dash does when you turn the ignition ON
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Car will start in natural either,the red light comes on when trying to start the car.
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
Have an assistant crank the engine to see if there is power to both sides of fuse #19 (25 amp) in the engine fuse box. If not then the ECM or the ignition switch is jot energizing the relay. If you do then make sure you have power to the large main power cable and the small trigger wire on the starter. Also check the braided ground strap.