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Richard, Jaguar Technician
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Experience:  12 years at a Ford/Lincoln Mercury and Jaguar dealer as technician and shop foreman.
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W1997 jaguar xj6 sometimes when stopped the engine races and

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W1997 jaguar xj6 sometimes when stopped the engine races and car creeps forward may run into car in front
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
We first need to check the throttle plate to make sure it is not sticking. Remove the air tube to check the throttle. We can use some cleaner on a lint free cloth and wipe the throttle bore and blade. Also check the linkage and cables for binding. Look for any damaged hoses around the throttle and air intake as well. Let me know.