AM15 engine


Jaguar V8

Manufacturer code AM15 (4.7 V8)
Engines family Jaguar V8
Fuel gasoline
Cubic capacity 4 735 ccm (289 cui)
Performance 321 kW (437 PS) @ 7300
Torque 490 Nm (361 ft/lb) @ 5000
Year of production from year 2011
Fuel preparation Multi-point fuel injection (MPFI)
Camming DOHC
Cylinders 8 / Furcate
Valves no. 32
Compression ratio 11.3 : 1 
Bore x Stroke 91 x 91 mm
Added by: 2014-10-03  Matrix
Modified by: 2016-06-10  Matrix

Vantage S

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Year Model
2011 Aston Martin Vantage V8 S

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Aston Martin Vantage GT8 (2016)

The 8 denotes the number of cylinders under the bonnet. The GT12 had, you guessed it, 12 cylinders – but it also had one other large number on the spec sheet: the price. That car cost a cool £250,000, while the GT8 costs a more reasonable (but only comparatively) £165,000.

Not quite. The V8’s been massaged to produced an extra 10bhp, for a 440bhp total, and there’s 361lb ft to help haul you up ...

What It Cost Owning an Aston Martin for a Year

The day has arrived: I've sold my Aston Martin V8 Vantage. My famous bumper-to-bumper warranty companion is gone, lost to the world, and now officially owned by someone else. This means two things. First, it's time for me to total up exactly what I spent to own it. And second, the people in the Aston Martin PR department can finally break out that bottle of champagne they've been saving up.

Befor...

Aston Martin Vantage GTS (2017)

2017 Aston Martin Vantage GTS Is US-Only Model

After announcing that the V12 Vantage S will get a 7-speed manual transmission, the British sportscar maker has now confirmed plans to truncate their V8-powered Vantage US line-up into a single model for 2017.

Aston Martin Vantage GT8 (2017)

Aston Martin has revealed the upcoming GT8 variant, a race-inspired limited edition much like the earlier GT12. Only 150 will be built – 50 more than the 12-cylinder sibling. And like the GT12, none of those will be coming to North America, either.The car has already been offered to select customers, with a sketch depicting the car but without finalized photos, as the manufacturer wanted to keep t...

Aston Martin V8 Vantage N430

Pure, unadulterated fun is what lies at the heart of the new V8 Vantage N430. Honed on the track to excel on the road, N430 - available in Coupe or Roadster form - boasts a power hike to 436 PS at 7,300 rpm that brings its output up to that of the spirited V8 Vantage S.

Ian Minards, Director of Product Development at Aston Martin, said of the new car: "N430 is all about bringing track-honed excit...

Manuals - Jaguar V8 engines family Add

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diy-led-replacing-in-door-handle.pdf

DIY - LED replacing in door handle (All models)

DIY manuals (Do it yourself)

English 241 KB 3
09my-v8-vantage-owner-guide-usa.pdf

V8 Vantage Owner Guide Issue 6 – May 2008, Part Number – 9G33-19A321-HA

User's manuals

English 41.3 MB 376
drive-cycle-routine-amv8.pdf

Drive Cycle Routine AMV8

Repair manuals

English 125 KB 2
diy-v8-vantage-bluetooth-switcher-kit-replacement.pdf

DIY - V8 Vantage Bluetooth Switcher Kit Replacement

DIY manuals (Do it yourself)

English 1.46 MB 7
diy-fuel-vapor-recirculation-hose-repair.pdf

DIY - Fuel Vapor Recirculation Hose Repair

DIY manuals (Do it yourself)

English 830 KB 5
diy-v8-vantage-thermostat-replacement.pdf

DIY - V8 Vantage Thermostat Replacement

DIY manuals (Do it yourself)

English 922 KB 9
diy-replacing-the-timing-cover-gasket.pdf

DIY - Replacing The Timing Cover Gasket

DIY manuals (Do it yourself)

English 945 KB 10
diy-fix-difficulty-selecting-firs-second-gear.pdf

DIY – Fix difficulty selecting firs & second gear

DIY manuals (Do it yourself)

English 263 KB 5
v8-vantage-s-brochure-en.pdf

V8 Vantage S

Data sheets and catalogues

English 509 KB 4
aston-martin-v8-vantage-n420-brochure.pdf

Aston Martin V8 Vantage N420

Data sheets and catalogues

English 304 KB 8
aston-martin-v8-vantage-n430-brochure.pdf

Aston Martin V8 Vantage N430

Data sheets and catalogues

English 1.99 MB 18
aston-martin-v8-vantage-zagato-brochure.pdf

Aston Martin V8 Vantage Zagato

Data sheets and catalogues

English 1.27 MB 2
aston-martin-v8-vantage-v600-brochure.pdf

Aston Martin V8 Vantage V600

Data sheets and catalogues

English 938 KB 4
supercharged-v550-vantage-brochure.pdf

Vantage supercharged V550

Data sheets and catalogues

English 730 KB 4
replacing-alarm-module-2007-aston-martin-v8-vantage.pdf

DIY Alarm Module Replacement for a Vantage 2007 - This is a revision from an earlier version with more photos.

DIY manuals (Do it yourself)

English 8.06 MB 8
am-v8-vantage-workshop-manual.pdf

This Workshop Manual is part of a suite of technical manuals

provided for V8 Vantage. Other technical manuals include:

  • Parts manual
  • OBDII Diagnostic manual
  • Man hour schedules

Repair manuals

English 115 MB 947
vantage-v8-4-7-engine-rebuild.pdf

Vantage V8 4.7 engine rebuild

DIY manuals (Do it yourself)

English 1.74 MB 27
vantage-my09-brochure.pdf

Vantage MY09 Brochure

Data sheets and catalogues

English 3.69 MB 41
v8-vantage-styling-enhancements.pdf

V8 Vantage styling enhancements

Data sheets and catalogues

English 1.85 MB 1
v8-vantage-sportspack-retrofit.pdf

V8 VANTAGE SPORTS PACK

Data sheets and catalogues

English 217 KB 1
sfgatev8.pdf

2009 Aston Martin Vantage

Magazines

English 104 KB 3
popularmechanics.pdf

2009 Aston Martin V8 Vantage Test Drive

Magazines

English 148 KB 2
service-bulletin-2010-v8-vantage-roadster-convertible-roof-patch-repair.pdf

Convertible Roof Patch Repair

Recalls

English 259 KB 6
service-bulletin-2000-v8-vantage-rear-hub-carrier-to-rear-axle-de-dion-tube.pdf

Rear Hub Carrier to Rear Axle De Dion Tube

Recalls

English 98.4 KB 6
wrapping-project-v8.pdf

DIY - Celopolep V8 postup

DIY manuals (Do it yourself)

English 3.4 MB 27
v8-vantage-thermostat-scheme.pdf

Schéma Termostat

Repair manuals

English 46.3 KB 1
v8-replacing-the-alarm-module.pdf

Výměna modulu alarmu

Repair manuals

English 191 KB 4
installing-h-m-springs-on-v8-vantage-diy.pdf

DIY - Výměna pružin tlumičů

DIY manuals (Do it yourself)

English 938 KB 10
v8-vantage-price-list-vcollection.pdf

V Collection ceník příslušenství

Price lists

English 468 KB 4
v8-vantage-s-sp10-brochure.pdf

Data sheets and catalogues

English 2.26 MB 4
aston-martin-int-vantage-v8-n400.pdf

Vantage V8 N400 katalog

Data sheets and catalogues

English 1.22 MB 7
aston-martin-int-vantage-sp10.pdf

Vantage SP10 katalog

Data sheets and catalogues

English 2.26 MB 4

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2012 Aston Martin Vantage Roadster 4.7 (289 cui) V8

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Performance 321 kW (437 PS) at 7300 rpm. Torque: 490 Nm (361 ft/lb) at 5000 rpm. Max speed 303 km/h. Fuel gasoline. 7-speed Automatic transmission. Engine 4 735 ccm (289 cui), 8-cylinder, Furcate, 32-valves, AM15.

2012 Aston Martin Vantage V8 S Roadster 4.7 (289 cui) V8

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Fuel gasoline. 6-speed Automatic transmission. Engine 4 735 ccm (289 cui), 8-cylinder, Furcate, AM15.

2011 Aston Martin Vantage V8 S 4.7 (289 cui) V8

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Fuel gasoline. 7-speed Automatic transmission. Engine 4 735 ccm (289 cui), 8-cylinder, Furcate, AM15.