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2002 Jaguar X-Type Repair Histories

56 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2002 Jaguar X-Type. 18 of these members (32.1%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 64 repairs to 2002 Jaguar X-Types--an average of 1.1 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2002 Jaguar X-Type repairs by problem area

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2002 Jaguar X-Type

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Jaguar X-Type in District of Columbia, United States
May 2009 - Jul 2009
100000 mi US $545 The headlight needed replacing and could not simply be replaced with a replacement bulb as the original had melted and fused into the fittings. 
100000   We put $500 into brakes and new headlight. It still needed work to stop a smell of gasoline when the tank was full (another $500 repair) then it started making an ominous groaning noise. With 100K miles, it was just time to trade to something newer. 

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2002 Jaguar X-Type 4dr Sedan

231-horsepower 3.0L V6 5-speed manual AWD

Jaguar X-Type in Ontario, Canada
Apr 2009 - Dec 2011
141360 mi C $200 outer tie rod end replaced due to rattle noise. 
143220   headlight bulbs.... catalytic converter heat shield rattle radiator fan control module kaput recirculation door (flap) not operating.. repair per TSB Vacuum hose/check valve replaced PCV hose cracked and replaced. self levelling headlight aiming system needed reset. 
144460   Combined repair of oil leak that required removing the transfer case, and oil pan. included oil chance of both.  
161200   broken tabs inside headlight. self levelling headlight not working. 
164920   Drive shaft centre bearing noisy - replace driveshaft - 800 
166120   Broken headlight levelers again. Fail regularly. Working on a permanent fix. Dealer solution is new HID assembly, grand each. Failed part is 20 cent piece of plasitc. But replacing it requires removing bumper and taking permanently sealed headlight apart. 
168640   New Brakes all around. To do the job right must disassemble all parts, clean and lubricate them. I've yet to find a shop that does a sufficiently thorough job. Coolant overflow bottle leaking, repaired, $5 parts. Broken front coil spring, $200 part. 
169840   Repaired another headlight leveler. Takes all day, for a 20 cent piece of plastic. At dealer labor rates would cost $1,000. The Jag reputation needs to reflect this enormous cost for people to understand what the reliability actually is.  
176080   Soaked passenger footwell. Jag has a TSB for this issue, but parts no longer available since cars with the issue are off warranty. Had to fabricate water shield over cabin air filter, but real issue is warped cowl at base of windwhield. 

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2002 Jaguar X-Type 4dr Sedan

231-horsepower 3.0L V6 5-speed automatic AWD

Jaguar X-Type in Illinois, United States
Apr 2009 - Jun 2011
88000 mi US $800 Upper breather hose, water pump, passenger door weather strip. 
112000   Tie rod ends replaced. New battery. 
116000   Replaced both left and right inner and outer tie rods. 
Jaguar X-Type in Pennsylvania, United States
Feb 2011 - Mar 2013
98000 mi   Everything else, repair brake booster 
Jaguar X-Type in Connecticut, United States
Nov 2009 - Jan 2012
134000 mi US $800 Water pump replaced  and leaking windshield sprayers repaired. 
Jaguar X-Type in Arizona, United States
Apr 2009 - Dec 2010
94000 mi US $300 Replaced thermostat and fan module. 
95000   Faulty ignition coil replaced. 
103000   fan module broke, replaced with another 

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2002 Jaguar X-Type 4dr Sedan

194-horsepower 2.5L V6 5-speed automatic AWD

Jaguar X-Type in Wisconsin, United States
Jun 2009 - Apr 2010
68000 mi US $2 Engine light was on for a while. Err code read "Small Evap Leak" Lasted for months. Dealer could not repair, they said. Opened hood, removed plastic engine cover, breather hose had a 4" crack. Replaced hose, problem solved. 
72000   Car did not start. Had it towed to the mechanic. They were able to start the car the next day, unable to replicate the problem. No repairs done. 
74000   Transmission started slipping on a weekend. On Monday I was planning on driving it to the shop but the transmission stopped working completely. Towed car to the shop, repaired under warranty. 
Jaguar X-Type in Michigan, United States
Sep 2010 - Oct 2012
103000 mi US $20 Intake manifold tuning valve o-rings were old and flattened, causing a vacuum leak at the o-ring site. Self-diagnosis and repair. I replaced the o-rings myself. 
110000   Left and right rear wheel speed sensors were corroded and broken. Threw a CEL, ABS, and DSC fault warnings as well. Ordered parts - will have the shop complete repairs later. 
112700   Threw P0420 and P0333 CEL codes. The P0420 is for a catalytic converter, however on the Jaguar the issue is 95% of the time caused by the oxygen sensor, weird I know. P0333 is for a knock sensor. November: No other symptoms, not fixed yet. 
126000   Coolant overflow bottle developed a crack. Had to replace it. 
Jaguar X-Type in Great Britain
Dec 2009 - Apr 2013
74700 mi   New near side rear suspension arm fitted 
80000   Replaced exhaust lambda sensor 
93000   Climate control stopped working, controller unit replaced. 
111700 £354 Supply and fit new o/s rear lower arm. Supply and fit new power steering pipe pump to steering. 
125000   Replaced D-Bushes 
Jaguar X-Type in Pennsylvania, United States
Apr 2009 - Sep 2010
82000 mi US $1200 Rear axle replaced due to ABS tone ring failure. Total repair bill $1,200 because a ten-cent part failed. 
83000   Transmission failure (complete). Replace oil pan gasket. 

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