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My 2005 XK8 will not accelerate. On starting kicks up to

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My 2005 XK8 will not accelerate. On starting kicks up to about 2k rpm for maybe 5 seconds then drops back to idle and will not accelerate when throttle is pushed. Got a code for fuethrottle position sensor and replaced it . No difference.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Hello and thanks for using

Is the code a P2135? Did the code return after you cleared it?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Can't get to the code reader until tomorrow. Can we continue this until Wednesday. I thought you would deal with symptoms and can't rerun code until then
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Yes thats fine. Just reply back when you can.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Are you going to answer?
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Yes I will answer once you are able to get back to e with the fault code.