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My 1989 xjs seems to be running lean on the left bank, cat is getting Red hot
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good afternoon my name is ***** ***** I will assist

the fact that the cat is red hot indicates that there is too much fuel in the exhaust indicating a rich running condition. if you have a miss fire from a bad plug, injector failure or a cylinder issue, that would explain the issue.

what has been done so far????

Roy

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I just found the problem. The rotor is broken and only firing on right bank
Jaguar Mechanic: Roy, import/domestic specialest replied 2 years ago

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