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sprinkles08, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Jaguar
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Experience:  ASE Master and Advanced level certified. Factory trained with 15 years dealership experience
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No start, no crank, battery is good for sure, but no

Customer Question

no start, no crank
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: battery is good for sure, but no headlights just parking lights
JA: What is the model/year of your Jaguar?
Customer: 1993 xj6 sov
JA: Are you fixing your XJ6 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes im doing it myself, i hooked power directly from battery to starter with a switch in between then it will crank over fine, but no start or power to dash or or turn signals ,headlights, and alarm does not work
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: just bought car at an auction an have no history about it
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  sprinkles08 replied 7 months ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer!

You may have several things going on and it's going to take some electrical testing to determine the cause of the problem. You could have an ignition switch, range sensor, wiring or starter issue, it could be a cable or connection problem, and it could definitely just be a dead battery.

How did you determine the battery is good?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
i already got the car running before you responded