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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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I have a jaguar 2001 xj8l vp. And the asc light and trac

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I have a jaguar 2001 xj8l vp. And the asc light and trac light not available is flashing what does it mean, we also put green antifreeze, and now we noticed they ask for orange, did we burn the engine
JA: Just to clarify, can you tell me which light it is? And does it blink first, then stay on steady?
Customer: Blink, asc and trac
JA: What is the make/model of your car?
Customer: 2001 xj8l vp
JA: Are you fixing your XJ8L yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I have a new mechanic
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Im worried I ruined it
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Richard replied 8 months ago.
When the ASC and Trac warnings come on the ABS module has detected a fault. It could be a problem with one of the wheel sensors, module or wiring. We will need to have the vehicle scanned with a compatible scan tool. For the coolant yes the green coolant will need to be flushed out.
Expert:  Richard replied 8 months ago.
The green coolant can cause some damage. Let me know.