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There is a sudden increase in accelerator. Fetched error codes as 1. Air intake flow meter 2 accelerator potentiometer
This is an indication of potentially a bad mass air flow sensor (air intake flow meter). This regulates the flow of air into your car's engine allowing for the proper air/fuel mixture. When this is faulty, this will cause the...
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My Land Rover Will not go in reverse,Only forward. It selects in the R position but will not back up.
Hello there, thank you for asking about your 2003 Land Rover Freelander. If the car goes into reverse, but does not move, this suggests a faulty clutch pack problem in your transmission. This may also suggest potentially a faulty transmission...
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Car independently drops from 70 mph to 5 mph
Hello. Unfortunately a permanent solution will be hard to reach because Land Rover continuously has problems with this particular make of transmission. In fact many Freelander owners have filed a class action lawsuit against Land Rover for such failures. In...
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Can not drive in rain because window won't close
Hello. Once you replace a window regulator you shouldn't have to replace the regulator again until about 6-9 years have passed. Instead of replacing the entire window regulator on your vehicle you may be able to replace the wiring if...
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Temperature gauge acts errratically and engine destroyed
Hi. Land Rovers are generally pricey to repair. If it is a common problem I would honestly look into purchasing another type of vehicle without those common issues because there is no telling if the head gasket will blow again. It...
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Gas pedal pressed to floor before car accelerates
Hello, we will be happy to assist you. I would suggest that you have a technician use a capable scan tool to perform a function test on the vehicle. Doing so will test most of the sensors on the vehicle...
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Engine overheated, vehicle stalled, but restarted
Hello. A blown head gasket is a very common problem for your Land Rover Freelander. Land Rover does not have an explanation as to why the head gasket repeatedly blows they just repair it. Replacing the head gasket on any...
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Range Rover Sport v6 2.7 with fault code p2455 but the car does not have any sensor or circuit for the dpf.
Hi there. The DPF apparently was not installed in all markets, which may cause issues if the vehicle did not have it when manufactured, but is transported and sold into a market which does require it. I would check with...
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Chip in key 2003 Land Rover Freelander
Hello - this is correct. There is a transponder chip inside your old key that is programmed already to your in-car receiver. Disassembling the old key, remove the chip, and installing it in your new key (discard or save the...
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hello, my coolant was leaking so I had a mechanic repaired it and it was fine for a day and then the next morning I saw the antifr
Coolant leaks may come from a variety of places such as any of the hoses that go to or from the radiator to the motor, the thermostat housing, the water pump or potentially the radiator itself. I would suggest having...
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My back windows and back speakers don't work what is the problem
Hello. If both of these stopped working at the same time then most of the time it is a circuit issue. I usually start by checking the voltage at these circuits to see if there is an issue with any...
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White smoke from engine bay
Hi Paul. Any smoke coming from the engine bay area is not a good sign. However, the positive is that you seem to have noticed it before it becomes a potential breakdown. White smoke is generally categorized as coolant being...
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I had a wheel bearing replaced, now it seems to be worse 5 days later
I can see two possibilities. Either the bearing was damaged during the replacement, or the diagnosis was wrong and the wheel bearing was not the original problem. If the wheel bearing was damaged during replacement, then he is obligated to...
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if a mechanic said he replaced your wheel bearings would it be worse 5 days later
It could be that the wheel bearing was damaged during installation. or it could be that the noise was mis-diagnosed and replacing the wheel bearing didn't solve the problem. There are many stories about mechanics charging for work that was...
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Vehicle purchase
Hi There, As you know, Land Rover makes a fantastic product and like any other vehicle requires a scheduled maintenance schedule in order to keep it in goo working order. I would suggest checking the Kelly Blue Book value relative...

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