Hi, Overnight the Jaguar computer drains my brand new battery. I have taken it to mechanics but they say nothing is wrong with the car or battery.
I have to jump start it almost daily. The mechanic said I could disconnect the battery overnight. Is there an easy way to do this???
This damned car....
So, I have read I think every post and may have my own solution but wanted the experts opinion please ladies and gents.
I have the damned battery light coming on and off periodically. Before it finally wouldn't start and have had to charge the battery tonight. Have had it...
Information on car batteries
A "battery" is a collection of electrical cells which produce or store electric charge.
All batteries for combustion-engined cars are composed of 6 lead and acid ("lead/acid") cells, each of which produces 2.1 volts.
My name is Cees, I am new to this forum.
For a while i am trying to find out why my car is not charging properly.
I tried several options but without any luck.
The car is a Jaguar XJ6 series 1, 4.2 litre enige and was build in 1971
With air conditioning (at least some parts are still...
This guidance is from Yuasa: http://www.yuasa.co.uk/info/chargers-testers-and-accessories/general-charging-procedure/
It includes clarification of charging times.
General Charging Procedure
Common information for all types of chargers
1. Check the electrolyte levels in all the cells. If...
Guys, I could really use some help.
I have a 2006 2.0d x-type. A few days ago when I went to start my car in the morning, the car started but as soon as I turned the key it sounded like the starter was struggling to turn over the engine. This same "stuck starter" symptom repeated itself a few...
Just wondering if any of you have used these 5 or 10w solar trickle chargers in there Jag? Looks like a great solution to my on-going problem of only using my cars occasionally and the batteries going flat,
but I'm slightly worried by plugging these into the cigarette lighters and...