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My 04 s type 3.0 starts but idles poorly and dies when I try…

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My 04 s type...

My 04 s type 3.0 starts but idles poorly and dies when I try to rev it.

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? What size is the engine?

145000 its a 3.0 s type

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '04 Jaguar?

It is an s type. Are you reading my replies?

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Checked the tps, checked for vacuum leaks, checked for power to throttle motor (none), replaced )

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Fuel filter, cheked and reaced plugs(.0. 45) replaced throttle body and checked. Checked coils

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Jaguar
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Jaguar Mechanic: rpmdiag, Tech and Instructor replied 7 months ago
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Jaguar Mechanic: rpmdiag, Tech and Instructor replied 7 months ago

The most likely cause is a vacuum leak, and it should be tested with a smoke machine. This machine check internally and externally.

Please understand that I don't know your skill level or tools
you have to assist us. Also understand that I can't see, smell,
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Jaguar Mechanic: rpmdiag, Tech and Instructor replied 7 months ago

Did you have any more questions for me at this time?

Thanks, Ron

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Thanks again and please remember to rate me 5 stars now
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