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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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01 Jaguar XK8. Starts but won't continue to run

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01 Jaguar XK8. Starts but won't continue to run
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Will it run if you hold your foot on the gas?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Ok it may be fuel related like a weak pump. Try spraying some carb cleaner into the air intake tube and have an assistant crank the engine to see if we can keep it running on the spray. Let me know.