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Jaguar Timing Chain Kit Broke & Caused Engine Stop?!

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Failure of Jaguar XJ8 Timing chain Kit In addition to XJ8, XFR, XJR, F-type, and land rover ranger rover are also equipped with this timing chain. <Jaguar XJ8, AJ810445, ranger rover timing chain kit>It is suspected that,1. Timing tensioner & tensioner rails fail to give proper pressure and regulation to the chain. Some mechanics assumed the different material of tensioner and guide may be the reason to cause the wear of tensioner and guides.2. Excessive wear with gears causes slack chain.The chain slacks and wears after a period of time then snap sometimes. Driver will hear noise from the loose timing chain...

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Common reasons cause variable valve timing problems in your car

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When the check engine light is on and error code is P2646, engine is telling you that it's time to check variable valve timing system.Common problems to cause variable valve timing failed1. Oil leaking or not enough engine oil nor oil pressure Oil leaking will lead the pressure be low and not enough to drive the system. Periodically oil change will make sure the variable valve timing goes right. 2. Solenoid Control Valve is dirty Take off the solenoid valve and clean the valve body then bolt the valve back in. 3. Filter Screen is clogged out Same, make sure...

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5 Common Faulty Codes for mercedes benz temic vgs 722.8

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Most transmission like dsg 7 dq200 has common problems which you can shoot them earlier when you recognize the error codes.Error Codes to Tell You 5 Common Transmission Problems<1> Faulty Code P0613Poor connection inside the transmission or shorted wire to cause transmission system miscommunication<2> Faulty Code P0706Show you the performance of sensor circuit and the vehicle is positioned in which gear.<3> Faulty Code P0218The transmission temperature is too high which could be caused by the low fluid inside transmission.<4> Error Code P0700#4. Transmission Control Module Malfunction: Error Code P0700MIL Alert! TCM is responsible for collecting vehicle data and give computer...

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5 Car Maintenance Tips to let Your Car Last Longer

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Car Maintence Keeps Car in Good StatusPeople wonder about car maintenance schedule to my new car. What need to do when conducting maintenance and repair? How often needs to do? And what's the secret to last it longer?Check what we propose here and you'll like the tips we tell you.5 Tips to Keep in Mind1. Engine Oil Change People ask which engine oil is best?? Well, car manufacturer told you on each car already. Check the spec like, 10W30 or 0W20 to see which type oil you shall use. Each Engine requires different viscosity oil. The proper engine oil guarantee...

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4 Tips to Longer Your Turbocharger Car Life

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Turbochargers take the exhausted air to spin blades delivering hot air into the inter-cooler via tube. After air compressed and cooled down, it is sent to engine chamber to produce more power. So with the help of turbocharger, engine can have more power more efficiently. As long as the turbocharger keeps in good status, the car can last as long as possible. 4 KEYS TO EXTEND TURBO LIFE1. Don't race it up when engine is still cold. When engine turned on cool, wait 5-10 seconds to let oil flow thru the turbo. The engine oil, nowadays also designed for the turbocharger...

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