Recall: 2013 JAGUAR XF -CAC Hose may Detach/Unexpected Engine Stall

RECALL Subject : CAC Hose may Detach/Unexpected Engine Stall

Report Receipt Date: AUG 05, 2013

NHTSA Campaign Number: 13V341000

Component(s): ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Potential Number of Units Affected: 940

All Products Associated with this Recall: JAGUAR X F2013

Manufacturer: Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC

SUMMARY:
Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Jaguar) is recalling certain model year 2013 XF 2.0L GTDi vehicles manufactured July 2012 through May 2013. The hose clamp for the Charge Air Cooler (CAC) hose may be out of position and loose, allowing the hose to detach.

CONSEQUENCE:
If the CAC hose detaches, the engine may stall, increasing the risk of a crash. Additionally, steering and brake assistance may be lost further increasing the risk.

REMEDY:
Jaguar will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the CAC hose to make sure its clamp is in the correct position and tight, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin by September 27, 2013. Owners may contact Jaguar at 1-800-452-4827. Jaguar's recall number is J034.

NOTES:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153)