Jaguar XK 2003 Misc. Document Coolant Pump PDF

Date of issue 02/03 Amended 04/03 Bulletin Number 303-60 Page 1 of 3
DATE
303-60
02/03
Amended 04/03
V8 XJ Series/XK
SERVICE
TECHNICAL BULLETIN
1997 MY-ON XK8 Range
1998-2003 MY V8 XJ Series
001001-ON
812256-F59525
MODEL
VIN
Coolant Pumps –
Identifying Impeller Material –
Pump Replacement Guidelines
Issue:
A large number of V8 coolant pumps are replaced unnecessarily for the following reasons:
routinely following an engine overheat condition,
incorrect diagnosis of leakage, or
incorrect identification of impeller material.
As a result, a significant proportion of warranty returns have been identified with no fault found.
Action:
Note the following guidelines before replacing a V8 coolant pump:
OVERHEATING
Before replacing the coolant pump following an overheating condition, observe the following
guidelines:
VIN 001036-028000 (XK series) and VIN 812256-843500 (V8 XJ series)
Check the part number on the body of the coolant pump, following the procedure below. Replace
the coolant pump if the part number is:
96JV-8501-CA,
96JV-8501-CB,
96JV-8501-CC or
96JV-8501-CD
Checking coolant pump part number
Note: The following procedure is for checking the coolant pump part number
only; any other repairs are to be carried out as a separate Warranty Claim.
Remove and destroy Bulletin 303-60, dated 02/03.
Replace with this Bulletin.
Revisions are marked with a bar and in bold text.