2004 Jaguar XJ8

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15 reviews
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Available Price Range $3,619-$11,611 Trims3 Combined MPG 20-23 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2004 Jaguar XJ8

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Price
  • Body lean in curves
  • Control layout

Notable Features

  • Increased dimensions
  • Aluminum-intensive construction
  • Six-speed automatic
  • 4.2-liter V-8
  • Adaptive cruise control


Consumer Reviews

4.7 out of 5

Based on 15 reviews

Reset the computer

by mr from ouston on March 15, 2010

I recently bought a 2004 XJ8 for my wife. The car lurched when downshifting at stop signs. I had heard that if you reset the computer to factory settings it would correct the problem. I did and it cor... Read Full Review

3 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 4 recalls for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

Safety defects and recalls explained

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