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Can you recommend a classic friendly Jaguar specialist?

I have a 1999 Jaguar S-Type. It has covered 34,000 miles and has a few problems, with faulty central locking and the rear windows stuck open. I don't think it's worth paying Jaguar dealers rates for repair (£130 per hour), can you please recommend someone who could rectify the faults at a reasonable cost?

Asked on 21 November 2018 by

Answered by Keith Moody
Failing central locking systems are a common S-Type fault, often caused by a failed sensor or lock. The rear window that's stuck open could be caused by a blown motor. With this age of car, it's always cheapest to do the work yourself if you can. That said, neither of these problems are unique to Jaguars and could both be sorted by a competent independent garage. Have a look at our Good Garage Guide ( if you need to find a decent garage close to you.
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