Q: 05 jaguar xjr 4.2 supercharged i got the engine just need the swap done any idea on the cost

asked by on August 10, 2017

Headgasket blew told by 3 mechanics cheapest fix is used engine swap so im here

My car has 206000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi JagJoe. Thanks for writing in to YourMechanic.com. Unfortunately, replacing engines is not a service we offer - or within our scope of repairs. I would recommend searching on Google for a local engine replacement shop or service shop that completes engine replacement services to receive an estimate for service.

The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing


Experienced Mechanic?

Earn up to $70/hr

What others are asking

Sensitive Car Alarm

It sounds like you ma possibly have a weak battery or a problem with the alarm system itself. Generally, accessories like alarms will inadvertently set off by themselves when the battery is weak. I would suggest having a professional from...

I have an 04 Chrysler Sebring convertible with 2.4 liter engine. What size caliber bolts do I have on my front brakes?

Hi there. The caliper bolts that are on your vehicle are an 8 mm Allen head design, which can be removed with an 8 mm socket on a 3/8 or 1/2 drive socket drive set. If you need further assistance...

Accelerator doesn't respond

Hi there, Your car's throttle control system is comprised of a few different components that all work together to control the throttle as you press on the gas pedal. The foot pedal position sensor relays the position of your foot...

Stalls and stutters only in the morning when I start it

As a general rule, car engines do not like cold weather and do not do operate as well in cold weather. When you start your car in the morning and turn the key to on, the coolant temperature sensor immediately...

Engine knocking 1999 Dodge Ram 1500

Hello - your description may cover multiple issues. The engine misfire could be caused by bad spark plugs, coils or even a fuel supply problem The knocking noise may well be a worn or damaged connecting rod or crankshaft bearing....

Trickling water noise under hood

The sound you're hearing may be caused by an exhaust leak. A small exhaust leak close to the engine makes a sound similar to what you're describing. It will normally only occur during acceleration. You may be able to pinpoint...

What causes the RPM's to jump so high on my 2005 Chevy Impala LS with a 3.8 liter engine

If you are having high idle conditions, then you may be having a couple different problems. The first is the idle air control valve may be stuck open allowing too much air past the throttle body. The valve can be...

Brake rotor burned after brakes replacement

It sounds like the parking brake mechanism has failed and kept the brakes on in that wheel. I cannot say if the dealer should have found the problem at that time, since the problem may not have been there at...

Car starting roughly

If you are hearing a grinding noise for a few seconds on engine start up, the timing chain tensioners are to blame. There are two chain tensioners, however, if one is bad, both are replaced. It is a rather large...

Related articles

Understanding the Jaguar Maintenance Reminder System and Service Indicator Lights
Car symbols, or dashboard lights, are a car service reminder. The Jaguar Service Required light indicates when your car needs service.
Jaguar Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
Shopping Shopping for a used Jaguar vehicle often leads many drivers to consider certified pre-owned options. Jaguar is one of many manufacturers that have a certified pre-owned (CPO) program. Each car manufacturer structures their CPO program differently; read on to...
2005 Jeep Wrangler vs. 2005 Chevrolet Blazer: Which One Should I Buy?
Sport SUVs are a class all of their own; these vehicles are meant for a fun drive through the woods and across the trail – but not necessarily to Grandma’s house! Think instead about going through the creek and through...