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2012 Jaguar XF Supercharged: Time Check

March 11, 2013

2012 Jaguar XF Supercharged

Our Jaguar XF is running a few minutes behind real time. I can't have the clock telling me I have three more minutes than I actually have. Time is important.

So, I looked in the manual to see if there was some super special premium Jaguar way to adjust the clock. But the only mention of the clock was how to clean the screen.

So, I touched the time with my finger and voila. The clock settings came right up.

2012 Jaguar XF Supercharged

Now we'll see if the XF adjusts itself automatically to Daylight Saving Time on Sunday.

On a side note, if you look at the vent in the picture above, you can see the word "Jaguar" written on the vent adjuster. I love little details like this.

Donna DeRosa, Managing Editor @donnaderosa


Comments

  • stovt001_ stovt001_ Posts:

    Wow, technology made a task almost as simple and easy as it was a decade ago! Behold progress.

  • jpnpower jpnpower Posts:

    Dear Donna, I absolutely loved your ReadersRides blog. Please bring it back. Oh, and drag Straightline with you too.

  • agentorange agentorange Posts:

    The clock in my 2008 XKR loses time, too. You would think with a satnav in the car that would not happen.

  • schen72 schen72 Posts:

    My 2008 Acura uses the GPS signal from the satnav to adjust the time. I had assumed all modern cars did this now. Guess not.

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