Jaguar XK8 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Jaguar XK8 owners have reported a total of 148 problems for their cars built in the 7 model years listed in the chart below. The chart shows the number of problems reported across all service years for each given model year of the Jaguar XK8. The 1998 Jaguar XK8 cars have the most problems reported (43 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for Jaguar XK8

Model Year Number of Problems
  2003 XK8
6
  2002 XK8
5
  2001 XK8
12
  2000 XK8
13
  1999 XK8
30
  1998 XK8
43
  1997 XK8
39

  Common problems of Jaguar XK8

The following chart shows the 21 most common problems for Jaguar XK8 cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (33 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's power train (17 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of Jaguar XK8

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Engine And Engine Cooling
33
  Power Train
17
  Electrical System
13
  Vehicle Speed Control
12
  Visibility
9
  Service Brakes
8
  Suspension
8
  Structure
7
  Gasoline Fuel System
6
  Other Fuel System
5
   
  Air Bag
5
  Unknown Or Other
4
  Seats
4
  Steering
4
  Equipment
3
  Electronic Stability Control
2
  Exterior Lighting
2
  Latches/locks/linkage
2
  Wheel
2
  Tire
1
  Air Brake
1


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