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Forum: Discovery II
06-18-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,311
Posted By ahab

P0117 is for Temp Out Of Range Low, this could...

P0117 is for Temp Out Of Range Low, this could very likely be the case. Without being connected to anything, the ECU is seeing this as infinite resistance which would indicate low temp since...
Forum: Discovery II
06-17-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,200
Posted By ahab

Would mismatched wear on the tires resulting in a...

Would mismatched wear on the tires resulting in a different rolling radius at one corner cause the TCU to freak out?
Forum: Defender
05-19-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 100
Posted By ahab

Late 80s Defender Brake Light Switch removal

After a bit of research is appears that the brake light switch is located in the pedal box but I haven't been able to figure out how to get at it. Anyone have any advice? Item #5.

TIA
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Forum: Discovery II
05-14-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 994
Posted By ahab

Sorry, I have no helpful info other than to say...

Sorry, I have no helpful info other than to say you can try swapping the wiring to the switches to rule them out.
05-14-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 201
Posted By ahab

I'd put jacks under the engine and trans and undo...

I'd put jacks under the engine and trans and undo all the mounts to massage it back to where it belongs. You could have driveshafts binding and causing it to be locked in position so you may have to...
Forum: Discovery II
05-14-2019, 07:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 386
Posted By ahab

It's a fairly easy job and pretty self...

It's a fairly easy job and pretty self explanatory when you remove the grill, a copy of the RAVE manual will help. There are a couple cross bars which are 13mm, and you'll need a 1/4" drive 10mm...
Forum: LR3
05-14-2019, 07:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 949
Posted By ahab

You need to get a mechanic (or yourself if so...

You need to get a mechanic (or yourself if so equippied) to put a set of gauges on the system and see what the pressures are doing. I'd be surprised if one of the mechanics along the way hasn't done...
Forum: Discovery II
05-13-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 380
Posted By ahab

Yeah, good point. The chain will prob wear...

Yeah, good point. The chain will prob wear quicker than the sprockets. I'll give them a visual to make sure they're not obviously worn out but the chain seem like a smart move.
Forum: Discovery II
05-13-2019, 10:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 380
Posted By ahab

Crucifix seal replacement

Step 18 in the RAVE says to trim the excess material from the crucifix gaskets, I presume this means the area in the red circles but want to confirm. When I took the pan off the old gaskets were...
Forum: Discovery II
04-22-2019, 08:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,270
Posted By ahab

The ETM lists the one in the radiator as the...

The ETM lists the one in the radiator as the "Sensor - Thermostat Monitoring". The guy I bought my 03 from told me he would occasionally get a temp related code (he didn't elaborate on which one)...
Forum: Discovery II
04-21-2019, 07:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 278
Posted By ahab

Just removed mine yesterday and was planning on...

Just removed mine yesterday and was planning on reusing, glad you asked the question. I didn’t get as far as finding the price on them but at $75 a shot I’m definitely reusing them. From what I have...
Forum: Discovery II
04-19-2019, 07:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 333
Posted By ahab

Unless you have an Acura, skip forward to about...

Unless you have an Acura, skip forward to about 8:20 in the video. It is a great method for testing the tensioner but cranking the mounting bolts in a vice doesn't seem like the best idea to me so...
Forum: Discovery I
04-18-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,410
Posted By ahab

I don't know much about water leaks in the D1 (or...

I don't know much about water leaks in the D1 (or the D2 for that matter), but there was a tech bulletin about the body joints near the C shaped molding above the A pillar. Windscreen cowl is not...
Forum: Discovery II
04-18-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 470
Posted By ahab

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Land-Rover-Discovery-2-TD...

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Land-Rover-Discovery-2-TD5-Windscreen-COWL-Wiper-Under-Panel-Trim-Plenum-99-04-/271589741098

If you need pillar covers too you may be able to save on some shipping.
Forum: Discovery I
04-18-2019, 08:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,410
Posted By ahab

A few things come to mind, given the location you...

A few things come to mind, given the location you describe. First, are the grommets for the door wiring in place? Also, if you remove the windscreen cowl you can check the cavity below it for...
Forum: Off Topic
04-17-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By ahab

I followed all his instructions but it's not...

I followed all his instructions but it's not going out! :fire:
Forum: Discovery II
04-17-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 470
Posted By ahab

Assuming your referring to this piece. As far as...

Assuming your referring to this piece. As far as I know it in not intended to be waterproof and water that gets past it can drain out of the cavity below it however if your HVAC box isn't sealed up...
Forum: Discovery II
04-16-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,950
Posted By ahab

I'm 53 and have put over 400k miles on my 87 BMW...

I'm 53 and have put over 400k miles on my 87 BMW 535, and I can still drive that car from tankful to tankful without having to even get out and stretch.
Forum: Discovery II
04-16-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,950
Posted By ahab

Yes, I'm 6' and have experienced the same thing,...

Yes, I'm 6' and have experienced the same thing, not so much in my foot but in my right leg. The seating position in these things is a bit funky. I like to raise the front of the seat under my knees...
Forum: Discovery II
04-12-2019, 03:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 653
Posted By ahab

That's really only going to verify that the fan...

That's really only going to verify that the fan works, which you already know. It won't verify that the system is functioning correctly. To bypass the relay, remove Relay R4 and jump pins 30 to 87...
Forum: Discovery II
04-12-2019, 09:47 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,868
Posted By ahab

Just as a caution, I would start with 10 pounds...

Just as a caution, I would start with 10 pounds and see if there's a pressure or coolant loss over an hour. Just because the cap is rated for 20 deosn't mean the system operates there. You may induce...
Forum: Discovery II
04-11-2019, 08:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,868
Posted By ahab

Don't forget to inspect the frame, especially...

Don't forget to inspect the frame, especially trucks from the Northeast. The first pic seems to be in CT. Headgaskets and cooling issues can be fixed, rotted frames are a much bigger challenge.
Forum: Discovery II
04-10-2019, 11:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,136
Posted By ahab

If I were you, I'd start the truck in the...

If I were you, I'd start the truck in the driveway and let it idle for a good 15-20 minutes. Not something I would recommend doing on a regular basis but as long as you can keep an eye to actual...
Forum: Discovery II
04-10-2019, 11:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,136
Posted By ahab

Ok, so you have a way to monitor temps. If you...

Ok, so you have a way to monitor temps. If you have the stock thermostat, that sounds normal to me. You might want to check your fan clutch and make sure it doesn't freewheel when the engine is cold....
Forum: Discovery II
04-10-2019, 10:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,136
Posted By ahab

Well, here's to hoping she won't want to trade...

Well, here's to hoping she won't want to trade you in! Oh, you mean the LR project.... In my limited experience it seems that never assume the worst until you've bled the living sh!t out of these...
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