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    Re: Whats your mileage on your td5?

    Model: Discovery 2 TD5 GS Auto

    Mileage: 258 000

    Year Model: 2002

    Engine Rebuild: No

    Service Interval: 12 000km
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    Re: 2004 Discovery 2 starting problems

    Is there a red light in the bottom middle of the dashboard? If there is press the open button on the fob twice. This happened to me when I had issues with some fuses in the driver's side fusebox...
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    Re: 2013 Disco4 SD 6 Engine klaar

    It's a Landy thing... you wouldn't understand.
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    RangeRover Re: Foward Radar Blocked on Range Rover Sport

    Thanks for your responses.

    Somebody actually suggested that it is located behind the bumper, which means in order to locate it the front bumper needs to be removed. The mere though of that gives...
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    RangeRover Foward Radar Blocked on Range Rover Sport

    I recently started getting an error message on the dashboard of my 2011 RRS HSE Lux saying "Forward Radar Blocked". As a result "Forward Alert" and the "Adaptive Cruise Control" is unavailable. This...
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    Defender Re: Tyres - Recommendations please

    This may be a start https://www.sa4x4.co.za/sa4x4s-giant-all-terrain-tyre-test/
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    Re: Td5 leak around the fuel pressure regulator

    I had a similar issue with that particular fuel line, but on the opposite end from the fuel regulator. Fuel was leaking on the bend of the fuel line just below the yellow rectangular area on the...
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    Discovery 2: Re: Disco 2 Td5 Auto Fuel Consumption

    Interesting observation. I on the other hand had my best figures on Sasol 10ppm....about 10,5 km/l at 120 km/h.
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    Re: Wheel Spacers on a Disco 2

    I believe AT3. You just need to shop around. I read an article about two months ago in a local 4x4 magazine in which they did a comparison of a number of AT tyres, including BFGs and the Grabbers...
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    Re: Wheel Spacers on a Disco 2

    Actually not...a set of 18" Grabbers wil set you back about R8500.
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    Re: Wheel Spacers on a Disco 2

    I must say I prefer the look of the 18s. I am however looking to push the proflle up to 65 or even 70.
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    Re: Wheel Spacers on a Disco 2

    The wheels upgrade is hopefully following soon [emoji3]
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    Re: Wheel Spacers on a Disco 2

    Something definitely to consider...with 50mm spacers the car track will be 4 inches wider.
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    Re: Wheel Spacers on a Disco 2

    Just took the pics now...came out better than I...
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    Re: Wheel Spacers on a Disco 2

    Hi. I will try and post a pic later...otherwise tomorrow. I am currently running 255/60/18.
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    Wheel Spacers on a Disco 2

    I recently installed the 2" wheel arch extensions from Terrafirma. Looks really nice but....now the wheels look funny[emoji16]

    I am now considering adding 50mm wheel spacers to bring the tyres...
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    Re: Second Hand Range Rover Sport 2007

    Wow...that is ridiculous! I assume it will be way better with the diesel. Thanks for your response...much appreciated.
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    Re: Second Hand Range Rover Sport 2007

    I'm not going to answer you question but I can't let the moment pass...so a thousand apologies. Im considering buying a 2012 RRS 3.0 SDV6 with less than 80K on the clock and even though you have an...
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    Discovery 2: Re: My first 4x4 | Fix and Build thread

    Beautiful. I have a 2002 Disco 2 Td5 and she is just a brilliant drive. Also slowly fixing her up. I love your rear bumper. Do you perhaps know where the previous owner had it fitted?
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    Discovery 2: Re: 3 Amigos and Hawkeye

    From my own reading up on the issue is this the cause of the shuttle valve related failure. The bypass I was referring to is in Haggy's post.
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    Discovery 2: Re: 3 Amigos and Hawkeye

    Speaking under correction but a code reader may clear the fault but not necessarily repair the fault. I have made peace with my Tres Amigos. Mine is also the shuttle valve switch. There is a bypass...
  22. Thread: Treg Owners

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    Re: Treg Owners

    130 pcd
  23. Thread: Disco 4 tyres?

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    Can you elaborate more on grip and road noise? I...

    Can you elaborate more on grip and road noise? I need to replace all four tyres on the Treg and I'm quite concerned about grip and road noise.

    Any feedback is appreciated.
  24. Thread: Treg Owners

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    Definitely! I'm thinking of buying a spare one...

    Definitely! I'm thinking of buying a spare one now and keeping it ;D
  25. Thread: Treg Owners

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    Experienced the dreaded centre bearing failure...

    Experienced the dreaded centre bearing failure last week :mad::mad::mad:. Failed a couple of kms shy of 12000km. It failed about 120km away from home...so it was the slowest and loudest 120km of my...
  26. Thread: Treg Owners

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    Fellow Treg owners.....We always complain as to...

    Fellow Treg owners.....We always complain as to how scarce Touareg parts are. I have come across this add on Gumtree. Saw that it has been updated only yesterday so its fairly recent.
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    Thanks Kortgat. I have also been doing some...

    Thanks Kortgat. I have also been doing some research on my own. Talked to a VW "stealer" ;D and they confirmed that my vehicle has one. Just to be absolutely sure I contacted VWSA and got the...
  28. Thread: Treg Owners

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    Hi ChrisLab, A DPF comes in the exhaust and...

    Hi ChrisLab,

    A DPF comes in the exhaust and not in the fuel line as they are meant to trap bits of soot in the exhaust. This was done towards cleaner exhaust emissions.

    I guess I will be at...
  29. Thread: Treg Owners

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    I stand to be corrected but I have the face...

    I stand to be corrected but I have the face lifted version and the technical data sheet in the manual also states the required oil to be 507.00. If I'm not mistaken you also refered in one of your...
  30. Thread: Treg Owners

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    Took the drive to Kimberley yesterday and boy was...

    Took the drive to Kimberley yesterday and boy was I impressed with the smooth and comfortable drive. And the power that is always on offer! Had the speedo cruise on 125km/h and just sat back enjoyed...
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    Thanks Kortgat. Your experiences and input into...

    Thanks Kortgat. Your experiences and input into the forum did a lot in persuading me to buy the Treg! Looking forward to learn and share for many happy km's to come. At the risk of sounding...
  32. Thread: Treg Owners

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    Its official! I signed on the dotted line and...

    Its official! I signed on the dotted line and took ownership of my Treg yesterday. It's a 2007 V6 3.0 Tdi with 106000 on the odo and I forked out 260K for her. I practically did weeks of research on...
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    Rear Seat Modifications

    I drive a 2008 Ranger 3.0 TDCi XLE Hi-Trail D/C and find the rear seat angle very uncomfortable. The vehicle also serves as the official holiday vehicle for our family of four and even though I...
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    Called them this morning....apparently the...

    Called them this morning....apparently the economic crisis took its toll on them. they stopped manufacturing the Rigidek about 18 months ago.
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