Fixing Jag Exhaust Squeak

March 27, 2023
Owners of 2015 Jaguar F-Type vehicles may report a squeak noise from the rear of the vehicle when the active exhaust valve is requested to open or close.

Owners of 2015 Jaguar F-Type vehicles may report a squeak noise from the rear of the vehicle when the active exhaust valve is requested to open or close. The active exhaust valve spindle shaft and bushing contact area may partially seize or in some extreme cases, full seizure occurs. Parts have now been updated to include a graphite collar and bullet spindle to prevent this failure.

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