Jaguar ZF 5HP Automatic Gearbox Oil Fill Location and Other Key Location Points

When we supply our good value service kits for this gearbox (filter, gasket and correct spec oil) I am often asked where the fluid fill location point is. It is not easy to locate when you are in a cramped confined area working underneath the car. As the diagram below shows this is as the right hand side rear of the gearbox

See below useful info on the fluid fill location on the ZF 5HP24 auto gearbox as fitted to the 4.0 engines XK8 and XJ8 cars

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Jaguar XK8 (X100) ZF 5HP24 Transmission

Introduction

Jaguar XK8 (X100) ZF5HP Transmission Unit

The ZF 5HP24 automatic transmission system fitted to the XK8 sports car features five forward gears and one reverse gear and a filled-for-life oil system.

READ MORE TECHNICAL DATA RELATING TO THE ZF 5HP TRANSMISSION, REAR MOUNTING, GEARSHIFT SELECTOR, TRANSMISSION OIL COOLING, OTHER TECHNICAL DATA, TRANSMISSION MANAGEMENT, DRIVESHAFT AND FINAL DRIVE

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Jaguar XK8 XKR (X100) Exterior Trim Front and Rear Bumper Beams and Covers

Exterior trim

Front Bumper Beam

Jaguar XK8 XKR (X100) Front Bumper Beam and Mountings

Jaguar XK8 XKR (X100) Front Bumper Beam and Mountings

Read below some interesting technical information on Exterior Trim Front and Rear Bumper Beams and Covers for the the Jaguar XK8 XKR / X100 Model.

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Jaguar XKR XJR 4.0 Supercharger Intake Ducts / Seals Problems – Recommended Service Job

Jaguar XKR XJR Supercharger Leaking Ducts and Seals

Jaguar XKR XJR Supercharger Leaking Ducts and Seals

Many XKR / XJR 4.0 cars which are getting on in years are or have experienced restricted performance issues with the dreaded yellow engine light coming on and the accompanying fault codes P0171 P0174, P0300, P0308, P01316 reduced performance. These codes suggest a lean mixture and misfiring on all cylinders with associated excessive missions.

Read more below to learn about this problem and how it can be resolved by the average DIY mechanic.

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Jaguar XK8 XKR (X100) Jacking and Towing Advice

Jaguar XK8 XKR Jack and Jacking Points

Jaguar XK8 XKR Jack and Jacking Points

Read below some useful information on jacking and towing the Jaguar XK8 XKR / X100 Model.

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