Jaguar—S Type and XJ diesel vehicles—Diesel Particulate Filter

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
S Type. N50727 to N82818. XJ. H00155 to H17094.

What are the defects?

When these vehicles are driven under a unique driving pattern where the vehicle is predominantly used for short journey distances, under slow driving style and light throttle application, excessive soot and hydrocarbons may become trapped in the Diesel Particulate Filter (DFP). The DPF on 2.7 Litre V6 diesel engine vehicles may exhibit smoke and/or fire from the underside of the vehicle, flames emanating from within the rear exhaust tailpipe or an orange glow from the underside of the vehicle.

What are the hazards?

Fire

What should consumers do?

Contact your Jaguar dealer.

Supplier
Jaguar Australia
Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
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