Vehicle: 1999 Jaguar XK8 Convertible
Purchase Price: £6,000
Final Cost After Restoration: £10,075
Final Selling Price: N/A
Profit/Loss: – £75
Original air date: 1 May 2012
Work Completed: Throttle body replaced to fix “Limp Home Mode” problem, engine and exhaust system decarbonized to reduce emissions, new lowered springs and shocks, new XKR brakes installed, both back exhaust mufflers replaced with aftermarket ones, chrome front grille replaced with a satin black unit and a new front numberplate fitted.