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Hi Richard my 2005 diesel s type suffers from lurches when accelerating After à stop. It wont select second Gear until 3k rpm is reached. Don't know if I am Clear here ?

Mechanic's Assistant: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the brake switch?

I am not à mechanic sorry i bought à used 180k jag

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '05 Jaguar?

The sports diesel

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

Nothing as yet

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

Also have parking break, and restrictif performance on the Biard.

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UK Auto Mechanic: Richard, UK Car Mechanic replied 10 months ago
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The warnings may or may not be related to the transmission shifting but if the vehicle goes into failsafe then yes it can effect the shifting. It can also be a low fluid issue as we could have a small leak at the fluid pan, connector sleeve, or cooler pipes. Since there is no dipstick the fluid is not easily checked. There is a filll/level check plug on the side of the transmission that is removed with the engine running, fluid warmed to 30 degrees C and the vehicle on a level surface or lift.I recommend we have this checked first. We also will need to have the vehicle scanned for the stored fault codes to diagnose the otherr concerns.I also recommend we check the battery and cable connections to make sure all is ok as low voltage can always cause issues.Let me know.
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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Well I am in France, I will take it to my mechanic. Thanks for the help
UK Auto Mechanic: Richard, UK Car Mechanic replied 10 months ago
Ok. Let me know the outcome and if yoiu need anything else.
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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Hi Richard, my jag board now displays à Gear box anomaly. Do you think changing thé fluid will silver the issue ?
Customer reply replied 10 months ago
I mean solve.
UK Auto Mechanic: Richard, UK Car Mechanic replied 10 months ago
It's possible however it is more likely mechanical. Without knowing the stored faults and the fluid level and condition it's hard to be certain.
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