Top Mechanics For Jaguar Car Battery Replacement & Repairs
Mobile mechanic in Kingston, 11 years of experience
Shahid is very passionate about mechanics and is keen to deliver the best service possible. He was brought into the mechanics world by his father, whom owed his own garage. After completing his qualificat...
ZAKI • 26th January 2023
Jaguar XKR • Battery replacement (vehicles without stop/start system)
Garage in Norwich , 22 years of experience
I have been involved in cars as a designer, engineer and technician for over 22years. I have designed, developed and built bespoke sports cars, motorbikes, Ambulances and race car trailers over these year...
Garage in Luton, 12 years of experience
I've been in the trade for 12 years and in that time i have worked at main dealers carrying out Diagnostic work as well as repairs of all sorts by following the main dealer expectations. I have also had expe...
DAVID • 15th December 2022
Jaguar XF • Battery replacement (vehicles with stop/start system)
Garage in Towcester, 6 years of experience
We are a race team at heart and do hi-spec race car builds. We also like to see people get the same level of attention to detail on there road cars. From low end to high end you will receive the same level o...
Mobile mechanic in Tunbridge Wells, 15 years of experience
I'm a mobile mechanic with wide range of experience with diagnostic , repair , electrical and electronics in automotive industry with 15 years of experience.
ROB • 29th September 2022
Jaguar X-TYPE • Battery condition check
Garage in Sittingbourne, 11 years of experience
I have over 10 years experience, working on everything from classic cars up to brand new vehicles. Having worked as a breakdown technician for a number of years, I possess excellent diagnostic skills. For me...
DIANE • 15th September 2022
Jaguar X-TYPE • Battery replacement (vehicles without stop/start system)
Mobile mechanic in Nottingham, 11 years of experience
Started my career at a tuning garage specialising in tuning and upgrading Various styles of vehicle rally cars, drift cars, drag cars etc. I then moved to a service centre where I was involved in the genera...
Garage in West Sussex, 53 years of experience
The Company’s Roadside Assistance brand is now the preferred choice for the South of England and has become synonymous with efficiency, punctuality and courtesy resulting in all the major motoring organisati...
Garage in Darwen, 14 years of experience
I started my apprenticeship when I left school at the age of 15. I’ve been fully qualified for 11+ years with NVQ level 1, 2 and 3. I’ve been an MOT tester for 10 years. Here at Jamie’s mobile mechanic w...
RUSSELL • 2nd December 2021
Jaguar X-TYPE • Battery replacement (vehicles without stop/start system)
Garage in Bracknell, 16 years of experience
Whilde Automotive Ltd was founded in 2020 with the aim to provide a premium vehicle repair service that comes to the home or work address. The owner John Whilde has 16 years experience in the automotive ...
Garage in Newton Abbot, 15 years of experience
I completed my apprenticeship at Totnes Autos and subsequently spent 7 years there working on all make & model of car that came into the workshop. Throughout my time as a mechanic I have always had my own cu...
Garage in Leyton, 15 years of experience
Have 15 years of experience as an mot inspector and can check if car is road legal and safe to drive
JONATHAN • 31st October 2021
Jaguar XK8 • Battery replacement (vehicles without stop/start system)
Mobile mechanic in Bodmin, 25 years of experience
Andy Tomkins mobile mechanic I carry out all forms of on site vehicle repair work and servicing on all makes and models around the Cornwall and Devon area. I have been working in this industry for over 2...
Garage in Trowbridge, 15 years of experience
8 years at a Volkswagen dealership as a vehicle technician. 1 year at independent garage. 4 years as a master technician at a Audi / VW specialist. 11 Years MOT testing. 3 Years mobile mechanic
Garage in Littlehampton, 42 years of experience
Hi MDK Vehicle Repairs Ltd offers a convenient, cost effective, professional mobile solution for your vehicle repairs, some of the services we offer are Alternators, Batteries, Brakes, Drive Belts, Pre-Pu...
Frequently asked questions about Jaguar car battery replacement & repairs
Read our answers to questions about car battery replacement costs, symptoms and more.
What does a vehicle’s battery replacement on my Jaguar involve?
- Mechanic will inspect the electrical system.
- If necessary the battery is replaced
- Mechanic makes sure the battery's cables have not corroded or damaged before putting them back.
- Mechanic tests the battery charging system to confirm it is working as it should be.
What are the signs that your Jaguar needs a new battery?
- You may initially find that when you unlock the vehicle, the central locking doesn’t work.
- When you turn the key in the ignition, you have no lights on the dashboard.
- When you attempt to start the engine, you get a very slow turn over, nothing at all or just a rapid clicking.
How long will a battery replacement take on my Jaguar?
A car battery replacement usually takes under 1 hour, but can take more time. Ultimately, the time that the job will take will depend on a number of factors, like your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.
How often should you replace my Jaguar car battery?
Every battery will eventually lose its ability to provide the power for your car and all its electrical parts need to keep working. The problem is that the warning signs might give you very little notice that your car’s battery is about to fail completely.
Battery problems are the most common cause of callouts to vehicle recovery services, accounting for 1 in 5 faults, according to one major motoring organisation.
However, a lot of issues can be caused by incorrect battery replacement sequences. These days it's not always as simple as undoing the old one and popping the new one in its place. Some vehicles require the new battery to be registered and coded to the vehicles computer system for example or windows to be reset etc.
How do you know if your Jaguar needs a new battery?
Every time a battery goes “flat”, it can damage the cells in the unit and whilst it may show 12v the actual power of the battery is reduced. Therefore if you are having to get assistance to start a vehicle due to the battery, then you should really consider changing it.
With the newer batteries having higher demands on them, the lifespan has reduced and these batteries may only last 3 years. If you are buying a second hand car for instance, that has an automatic stop/start system, it's worth taking into consideration the cost of buying a new battery and replacing the one installed if it hasn’t been recently done.
How much does it cost to fix a dead car battery on Jaguar?
Fixing a dead car battery may require replacement of the battery. Average cost for the replacement is £130. Battery prices for vehicles with a stop/start system are usually a bit higher.
How much does it cost to service a battery on Jaguar?
You can't technically service a car battery, if it is faulty it is commonly replaced. Cost for a battery replacement will vary between between £100 and £300, if your vehicle has a stop/start system the price could be a little higher.
How do I find the right battery for my Jaguar?
Your vehicle's manual will have guidance on the correct battery needed for the car. If you are unsure which battery is required, check with a professional mechanic, they will be able to help to identify which battery is needed for the car. Our in-house mechanic team can help find the right battery for you.
My Jaguar is not starting, how do I know if it's a battery, alternator or starter motor issue?
If you notice that the engine starts but dies soon after, then the alternator probably isn't keeping the battery charged. When you start up the car and notice that the interior lights are slowly fading, it could also indicate an issue with the alternator.
If you try jump starting the car and it works, it could imply an issue with the battery. However, it is important to note that a dead battery can also be caused by a failing alternator.
To test the starter, put on the headlights, if they don't come on, then the battery is probably flat or dead and may need to be recharged or replaced. If the headlights do come on, then try starting the car. If it still won't start, then the starter motor may be the problem.
What should I do if my Jaguar battery dies?
If the battery is flat (for reasons such as leaving headlights on) then you can jump leads to jump start it. If the battery is dead, then you will need to replace the battery completely.
Before attempting to jump start your car, first check that the battery is not leaking any acid as it could be a safety hazard. You'll need another person with a car to help as the process of jump starting is a two person job.
- Find the positive and negative terminals on the battery and attach the jump leads.
- The positive terminal will usually be marked with a "+" sign, while the negative terminal will usually be marked with a "-" sign.
- Have the other person start their car and let it run for a few minutes which should help charge up your battery.
- Once your car starts, drive around for 30 mins or so to fully charge up the battery.
If jump starting doesn't work, the problem could be something else and you'll need to seek professional help from a mechanic or technician.
How long should I drive my Jaguar to charge the car battery?
30 minutes of driving should be an adequate time to charge the battery on most modern cars. However, this time can depend on a number of factors. For example, driving 30 minutes on a motorway may be enough to charge the battery while if you're driving around town, it may take 1-3 hours to charge it up.
What is the warranty on Jaguar battery?
Most car batteries come with a warranty of 3-5 years, but this can differ based on the manufacturer and the individual warranty conditions.
How long can a battery in my Jaguar last without driving?
Typically, a car battery can last for up to 2 to 4 weeks without charging. In the case of relatively new and well-maintained car batteries, they can even last 2 months without a charge.
Can local garages offer home collection and delivery for Jaguar car battery replacement?
Yes, many local garages are able to offer collection and delivery for a car battery replacement on your Jaguar. With ClickMechanic collection & delivery is free if your vehicle is drivable. Once booked a mechanic will pick up the vehicle on the day and time of your choice, do the work, and return the vehicle at a time convenient to you. Simply enter your vehicle registration number and postcode to get an upfront price for a car battery replacement on your Jaguar.
Can mobile mechanics do Jaguar car battery replacement at my home or office?
Yes, mobile mechanics can do a car battery replacement at your home or office on your Jaguar, provided there is a safe and sufficient space to conduct the repair or replacement. With ClickMechanic, once booked for a date and time of your choice, your booking will be offered to vetted mobile mechanics in your area.
How much does a Jaguar car battery replacement cost?
The cost for a Jaguar car battery replacement depends on the model of your Jaguar. See the averages for different models below. We use industry standard data & millions of data points so you know what you should be paying.
These estimates may include Stop/start Battery, Battery and/or Stop/start Battery. We have quotes for 11 model ranges for Jaguar , Car Battery Replacement.
|Jaguar F-TYPE||£183||Get exact price|
|Jaguar Sovereign||£216||Get exact price|
|Jaguar S-TYPE||£213||Get exact price|
|Jaguar XE||£252||Get exact price|
|Jaguar XF||£248||Get exact price|
|Jaguar XJ6||£263||Get exact price|
|Jaguar XJS||£145||Get exact price|
|Jaguar XJ Series||£251||Get exact price|
|Jaguar XK8||£232||Get exact price|
|Jaguar XKR||£229||Get exact price|
|Jaguar X-TYPE||£206||Get exact price|
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- Jaguar XJ8
- Jaguar XJR
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Mechanics that work on Jaguars
- AVS, Reading
- Adsin Limited, Worthing
- Allcar Garage, Glasgow,
- Devon Auto Support, Crediton
- EC Vehicle Repair, Waterlooville
- Green Lane Autos, Morden
- Griffins Mobile Mechanics, Bedfordshire
- JB Autocare LTD, Milton Keynes
- JNC Group Ltd T/A JNC Automotive, Keston
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