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Matt, Mechanical Engineer
Category: Jaguar
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Experience:  BEng hons Mech engineering, in auto industry 22 years
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Some low life has damaged the bonnet on my daughters x type,

Customer Question

some low life has damaged the bonnet on my daughters x type,
and it needs replacing.i managed to get another bonnet for her
however when fitted it is not registering as locked.
i,e central locking doesnt work and triggers the alarm continously???
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.


check the condition of the bonnet locking switch

its item 16 in this image

disconnect it, clean it and check its wiring is intact, its also possible the new bonnet isn't sitting down quite enough so the latch may need adjustment

Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.


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