How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Matt Your Own Question
Matt
Matt, Engineer
Category: Jaguar
Satisfied Customers: 389
Experience:  Mechanical Engineer with 20 years experience in the auto industry, 8 yrs in formula 1 engine testing
12772297
Type Your Jaguar Question Here...
Matt is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

My husband has a 94 XJS. When it rains, water seems to be

Customer Question

My husband has a 94 XJS. When it rains, water seems to be pooling somewhere under the hood, only to pour into the footwell when the car moves. Is this something we can fix ourselves? Is there some kind of plugged drain?
JA: Are you fixing your XJ-S yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: My husband looked at it and couldn't find the problem. I am willing to take it somewhere but wondered if it was easy, we could do it ourselves.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Well, the passenger side window doesn't lower.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Merc320 replied 4 months ago.

Hi

Water can come from lots off places too finaly end up in footwells.

The servo unit to bulkhead is a good place. The door apertures is another good place.

If you have a sunroof it might be the drains blocked.

Get someone to sit in car whilst someone sprays watr all over watching for the leak to show.