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Richard, Jaguar Technician
Category: Jaguar
Satisfied Customers: 15555
Experience:  12 years at a Ford/Lincoln Mercury and Jaguar dealer as technician and shop foreman.
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Need software for my ford ids to work on this 98 xjr, we are

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need software for my ford ids to work on this 98 xjr
JA: Are you fixing your XJR yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: we are a repair shop with may oe scan tools
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
You can source an IDS dvd and load it in your laptop. Then once loaded you can use it with the red vcm interface device. You can find the discs on ebay.
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Hi Our problem is a crank no start on a 1998 xjr 4.0sc nas. the ignition coil relay is not receiving a signal from the
pcm while cranking. when the relay is jumpered, if fires right up and runs. We can only access obd2 data. We are working on
an ids ssd set up. Have you seen this before? Thank you