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2003 Jaguar X-Type VEHICLE FOGGING/CLIMATE CONTROL SLOW TO COOL VEHICLE – AIR BLEND DOOR LOOSE – REPAIR PROCEDURE

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Download ISSUE On some 2002-04 MY X-TYPE vehicles within the above VIN range, customers may have concerns with the vehicle interior fogging or the climate control cooling the vehicle slowly. The concern may be caused by the air inlet blend door being loose on the actuator shaft. ACTION In case of a customer complaint of the above condition on a 2002-04 MY X-TYPE vehicle within the above VIN range, first test the operation of the air inlet blend door. Set the fan speed to MAX and manually de-select the recirc button, there should be an audible difference in the climate control temperature motor noise. If the volume stays the same then the air inlet blend door is suspect. To rectify follow the workshop procedure outlined below. WORKSHOP PROCEDURE 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Open door. Turn ignition ‘ON’. Operate front seat fully rearward for access. The air recirculation switch should be in the fresh air mode. Turn ignition ‘OFF’. Remove the glove compartment hinge retaining screws (Fig. 1 ).7. Remove the glove compartment retaining screws (Fig. 2 ). 8. Disconnect the glove compartment lamp electrical connector (Fig. 3 ).