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Forum: Defender
02-12-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 569
Posted By DavC

I can understand you wanting to DIY but, You...

I can understand you wanting to DIY but,

You need to have a good baseline to start with unless you have prior experience on these motors. A good mechanic in the UK (again, I am presuming you are...
Forum: LR2
01-23-2019, 02:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 141
Posted By DavC

First step. They need to tell you where it is...

First step. They need to tell you where it is leaking. Go back, get on the phone, get the report from the tech, talk to the tech.

Skip the service advisor at that point.
Forum: LR3
01-18-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 858
Views: 573,355
Posted By DavC

It isn't really self explanatory but NGK released...

It isn't really self explanatory but NGK released a bulletin on the subject. It's because of the coating that they use on the threads. If you were to remove the plugs and reinstall the same (IE...
Forum: Discovery I
01-11-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,874
Posted By DavC

Looks like the cap that has a low coolant warning...

Looks like the cap that has a low coolant warning circuit in it. Range Rovers have a cap like this
Forum: Discovery II
01-10-2019, 02:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By DavC

ARP thread sealant on the bolts. Paper gasket...

ARP thread sealant on the bolts. Paper gasket smeared with right stuff on either side. Nothing comes close.
Forum: Discovery II
12-26-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 372
Posted By DavC

Just keep checking the level, watch for bubbles,...

Just keep checking the level, watch for bubbles, and monitor temps.
Forum: LR4
12-20-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,167
Posted By DavC

I wanna see how that works for them on their...

I wanna see how that works for them on their future Audi.... I hear they love no oil changes
Forum: Build Threads
11-08-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,140
Posted By DavC

On these clarified points I agree with you. ...

On these clarified points I agree with you.

Other than the minor note that the lights were a mix of pencil and flood beams, not all pencil beam. They really are useful in the events for the...
Forum: Build Threads
11-08-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,140
Posted By DavC

Oh and OP, very cool wheel choice, and smart to...

Oh and OP, very cool wheel choice, and smart to have the steering guard. Nice.
Forum: Build Threads
11-08-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,140
Posted By DavC

Half wrong, half right. If you're presumably...

Half wrong, half right. If you're presumably quoting wikipedia on the hp/torque values... you are forgetting they used a variety of plants, all were honestly ok, arguably better in almost every way...
Forum: Discovery I
09-04-2018, 03:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 850
Posted By DavC

quick sert or nut sert? Also try using a...

quick sert or nut sert?

Also try using a slightly longer bolt of the same size and goobering with red loctite? I have had that work on a slave cyl bolt.
08-01-2018, 07:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,503
Posted By DavC

Exterior is definitely worse than LR4, LR3 ...

Exterior is definitely worse than LR4, LR3
Interior is more comfortable, less utilitarian.
The ventilated seats are quite good.

>Drives fine off road, not as fun as earlier cars at all. Lots of...
Forum: LR3
07-23-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,450
Posted By DavC

What abran says, for that car a GAP tool is...

What abran says, for that car a GAP tool is really the first thing anyone should buy.
Forum: LR3
06-26-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 19,833
Posted By DavC

One of the only LR "repair" procedures I think...

One of the only LR "repair" procedures I think has worked almost every single time it was suggested. Nice ;)
Forum: Discovery I
06-20-2018, 05:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,080
Posted By DavC

The 3 ton 110 I use has the original factory...

The 3 ton 110 I use has the original factory front shaft and its fine, has seen harder use than most of the land rovers around. You could pull a shaft off a junkyard disco and put new joints in it...
Forum: Discovery II
06-19-2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 827
Posted By DavC

When you use "manual transmission" what comes to...

When you use "manual transmission" what comes to mind first is an actual manual transmission, not the method used to service said transmission
Forum: Discovery II
06-19-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 827
Posted By DavC

Yes be careful with terminology. You meant...

Yes be careful with terminology. You meant transmission cooler.
Forum: LR3
05-29-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 853
Posted By DavC

yes as GAP uses the LR factory measurement of...

yes as GAP uses the LR factory measurement of center of wheel to bottom of fender edge. You would be using stock height settings.

Those measurements would technically be in mm not inches.
Forum: LR3
05-29-2018, 06:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 853
Posted By DavC

I agree, my recommendation too would be to not...

I agree, my recommendation too would be to not use the lift rods. However that said, I believe you would still simply calibrate the car based on the factory measurements, the rods would give you a...
Forum: Discovery I
05-25-2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,192
Posted By DavC

BUY a multimeter. Try running 12v directly to the...

BUY a multimeter. Try running 12v directly to the pump to test for function.
05-10-2018, 02:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 818
Posted By DavC

Follow up, D5 interior dimensions are "with...

Follow up,

D5 interior dimensions are "with seats down, measured at floor"

77.3" L x 55.6" W

Exped megamat duo 10 is

77.6" L x 52" W
Forum: Discovery I
05-02-2018, 04:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 582
Posted By DavC

Good idea to have a known good spare pressure...

Good idea to have a known good spare pressure switch to swap in to eliminate a bad pressure switch as a cause.
Forum: LR3
04-30-2018, 11:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,583
Posted By DavC

It is a diagnostic tool. He is using it to see...

It is a diagnostic tool. He is using it to see live data.
Forum: Discovery I
04-05-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By DavC

The joints are sized so there is no movement of...

The joints are sized so there is no movement of the joint and its caps in the yokes beyond the intended rotational movement. Post install all I have done is grease them up, then run the car for a...
Forum: Discovery I
03-14-2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,725
Posted By DavC

Lift is fine then, but I stand by what I said....

Lift is fine then, but I stand by what I said. Skinny tires when aired down have a longer footprint, prefer that over lateral footprint on wide tires. If Camel can do it on military tires you can do...
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