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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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99 xk8 running fine then went reduced perfomance and just

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99 xk8 running fine then went reduced perfomance and just quit running and will not start
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Hello and thanks for using

Is the engine cranking strong but not starting? Will it start in neutral. Let me know.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Cranking strong, will not start .
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Ok we may have a fuel delivery problem like a bad fuel pump. Lets try spraying some carb cleaner into the air intake tube to see if the engine will start and run on the spray. Let me know.