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Richard, Jaguar Technician
Category: Jaguar
Satisfied Customers: 15524
Experience:  12 years at a Ford/Lincoln Mercury and Jaguar dealer as technician and shop foreman.
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When I reach a high speed (75mph or higher) my screen says

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When I reach a high speed (75mph or higher) my screen says "restricted performance" and i dont get the speed pickup like normal.
JA: What is the model/year of your Jaguar?
Customer: 2009 Jaguar XF Supercharged
JA: Are you fixing your XF Supercharged yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I havent tried anything as of yet. Just noticed this a few days ago. It still drives normal as long as stay below 70mph. Just curious to know why it does that and what can be done to fix it.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Richard replied 8 months ago.
Your problem could be caused by a number of engine sensors or actuators. It even could be an air leak. I first recommend we have the vehicle scanned for the stored fault codes before we disturb any components or connections. A Jag tool is needed to do this but we can first try a generic OBD II scan tool available at most major parts stores. The code will read a P followed by four numbers like P0171 or P2601 as some examples. We can also check the air tube connections and fittings to make sure all are secure. Let me know.