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by chris
Tue Dec 18, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: JLR in trouble?
Replies: 57
Views: 7869

Re: JLR in trouble?

Think Tata will do exactly what they did to their UK Steel company. Get all the ideas, technology etc then pull the plug. JLR watch your pensions boys and girls as Tata will rob that too.
by chris
Mon Dec 17, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical Discussions
Topic: New F-Pace Owner - Some questions
Replies: 14
Views: 2717

Re: New F-Pace Owner - Some questions

Smoke is probably a big squirt of ad blue when accelerating-this is normal.
by chris
Sat Nov 24, 2018 8:35 am
Forum: Faults & Technical Discussions
Topic: Squeaky Brakes
Replies: 10
Views: 1467

Re: Squeaky Brakes

The whole system looks pretty cheap and nasty, discs, pads and callipers have issues with wear. My Brembo shod BMW motorcycle with its very exposed system and ventilated discs, looks far superior to the Jaguar set up
by chris
Fri Nov 02, 2018 10:31 pm
Forum: Main Jaguar FPace chat
Topic: AHBA
Replies: 7
Views: 1267

Re: AHBA

I found AHBA too frustrating. It did not react quick enough for me and I found other cars flashing me prior to mine auto dipping. I also found I would react quicker when I wanted main beam than the car thought I might. It's the only thing I have turned, off apart from engine auto start/Stop. Another...
by chris
Wed Oct 17, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: 2.0d R Sport Auto - Should I go AWD or not?
Replies: 3
Views: 880

Re: 2.0d R Sport Auto - Should I go AWD or not?

I would ponder AWD or Winter tyres. In my opinion Winter tyres are more useful for bad weather ( or 5 months of the year ), but if you are going off road AWD could be of benefit.
by chris
Mon Sep 24, 2018 11:12 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical Discussions
Topic: Washer Fluid Level Alert (Jag remote app only)
Replies: 25
Views: 4045

Re: Washer Fluid Level Alert (Jag remote app only)

OMG do we really need apps warning lights etc to tell us washer level is low. Its simple when you wash your car , top water bottle up! How did we manage less than a decade ago, or am I just an old git??? :lol:
by chris
Fri Sep 14, 2018 11:21 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical Discussions
Topic: Engine doesn't switch off
Replies: 11
Views: 1649

Re: Engine doesn't switch off

:o Like I said, car was in a car park, switched off for 5 mins or more. Auto start is first thing I turn off on starting the car, so that was switched off defo. . . looks like y'shoulda got an F-Pace Chris, maybe time to dump your faulty XF :lol: Each to their own, I tested XF and FP back to back w...
by chris
Wed Sep 12, 2018 2:36 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical Discussions
Topic: Engine doesn't switch off
Replies: 11
Views: 1649

Re: Engine doesn't switch off

:o Like I said, car was in a car park, switched off for 5 mins or more. Auto start is first thing I turn off on starting the car, so that was switched off defo.
by chris
Mon Sep 10, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical Discussions
Topic: Engine doesn't switch off
Replies: 11
Views: 1649

Re: Engine doesn't switch off

Only person who could remote start it was me and my phone was in arm rest cubby hole. It actually did it for a third time today, again parked in a car park , me inside and not touching anything. Perhaps dealer visit in the offing soon. :shock:
by chris
Sat Sep 08, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical Discussions
Topic: Engine doesn't switch off
Replies: 11
Views: 1649

Re: Engine doesn't switch off

Not had this, but have had engine start twice on its own that's without touching button, or feet on any pedals when the car was parked and me still inside. :o

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