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I have a 2011 Jaguar XF that sometimes wont start, when I push the start button I get a poofing noise. I then give the battery a charge and it will start. I replaced the battery and the starter. The problem still continues. No check engine or faulty lights indicating a problem
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Jaguar Mechanic: Steve, Automotive Expert replied 3 months ago
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so is it that you can't start without charging the battery? the battery is becoming weak when the car sits, despite the battery being new?

do I have it right?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
sometimes it will start if I leave it for a couple of hours, without giving it a boost. Ive had occasions where it will start 10x in a row, then it wont start, then it wont start right away unless i give it a boost.
Jaguar Mechanic: Steve, Automotive Expert replied 3 months ago

can you please describe in a bit more detail what you mean by poofing noise?

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