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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Land Rover LR2
It may not be the most well-known, flashiest Land Rover but the LR2 holds its own as a capable, attractive, AWD rugged SUV with the signature boxy British look and interior that...

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Cold idle problem with my car, looking for software update.
Software updates are fairly common today with modern vehicles. They can correct issues that the manufacturer did not foresee in testing. In general, programing does not take a lot of time. I would say that half an hour should be...
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Highway speeds interfere and distort Bluetooth
Hello. If the original bluetooth system is unable to be repaired, another option that you have is to remove the original bluetooth system with an aftermarket system. It sounds like there may be some interference with the bluetooth connection and...
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Warning lights appear and car goes into limp mode
Hello. Limp mode is a feature that was set in place to protect the engine and/or transmission from further damage, and to give the driver enough time to get off the road in the event of a serious engine malfunction....
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SUV lurches forward with acceleration
Hello. The first thing that I would do is to find out if the dealer has any technical service bulletins relating to your current problem. If there is a technical service bulletin related to your problem, you may be able...
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Noise and pulling to right still exist after repairs
Hello. It is possible that there is a problem with the tires on your vehicle. If a tire is not perfectly round it can cause the pulling that you are experiencing as well as the noise you hear while driving....
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SUV rear end has roaring, grinding noises
Hello. The way to fix this problem is to replace the rear differential with a new one. You could also have the existing differential rebuilt in order to stop the problem. Another option would be to replace the damaged differential...
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How to replace oil cooler hose 08 Landrover lr2
It does appear as though you will need to remove the intake manifold. My information system doesn't give specific instruction for the oil cooler hoses, but it does give information about the oil cooler. This sort of situation isn't out...
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Is this a practical, long term vehicle for a family?
This vehicle can become a money pit if it is not maintained properly. The maintenance costs of this vehicle are slightly higher than comparible models due to the fact that it is a Volvo/Jaguar product. I would recommend considering the...
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My steering wheel feels loose.
Loose feeling to the steering system can be caused by a number of components. A worn steering stabilizer can be one of them. Other components like tie rods and ball joints can also cause a loose steering feel. As they...
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EGR valve is open when cold and closed when engine hot
Hi there. Usually this situation is caused by an EGR valve that is dirty and needs to be cleaned. This component recirculates unburned fuel particles (carbon) from the exhaust and back into the intake manifold to be burned a second...
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Car Doesn't Start
Hi there. Thanks for sending us this data. Unfortunately, without being their to complete a car is hard to start inspection, it's difficult to tell you whether or not the issue is fuel or ignition related. You might want to...
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My car has an oil leak and a gas smell, could this be an emissions issue?
The oil leak may or may not be relevant. But if you are smelling gas in the exhaust, something is probably making that side too rich. It could be a misfire, but you would have misfire codes for that. It...
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TJ did an inspection on a 2008 Land Rover LR2 @Cars of Tampa Inc. How soon would some of the 'good' things need 2b worked on?
Hi Cassandra: I will try to help you. For safety reasons, the steering gear leak should be repaired first. After that the priority would be the replacement of the axles and then repair of the crankshaft seal leak. Technically, you...
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What is wrong with my car?
A flashing check engine light means that there is a problem that may damage the car if you continue to drive. Most often it comes on when there is a misfire, and the potential damage is damage to the catalytic...
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Amber engine light came on seemed to lose power. 2014 LR2 ,HSE 4 cyl turbo charged
The brakes will need to have them inspected to see if they need replaced. The check engine light coming on and loss of power will not be due to brake pads are low. You will need to have the computer...
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Amber engine light came on seemed to lose power. 2014 LR2 ,HSE 4 cyl turbo charged
When the check engine light comes on this means the onboard computer sees a fault in the system that causes the computer to go into failure mode and will reduce power. You will need to have the system tested to...
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2008 Land Rover LR2 se. Over heating after cooling fluid was up in the day before. The car took almost 2galons when heated.
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a coolant leak of some kind such as a failing water pump that may be leaking or potentially the beginning of a blown head gasket that may be causing the coolant to...
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So this shop just put some oil in my rear differential and now it's making a grinding noise? What could be causing that?
Hi Elishea. Thanks for contacting us today. Generally speaking, the rear differential has no impact on the steering of the vehicle, so it's quite possible that adding the fluid to the rear differential is not the source of this noise....
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I just did a pre-purchase diagnostic on a 2010 LR2 with 106.5k miles, which turned up no problems except "seepage" between the mot
Hi there. I haven't laughed this hard in a while....thanks for the "can this marriage be saved" line. But, your spouse does have a point. A Land Rover with any indication of seepage or a seal being damaged is a...
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No coolant in the reservoir. Seen low coolant message. I added 2 quarts of 50/50 coolant. Still getting the message. How much coolant doe it need?
Hi there. For the coolant light to go out, you would need to have the coolant between the low line and the full line for the light to go out. If the coolant is low and keeps on being low,...

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