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Forum: LR2
12-02-2016, 11:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,213
Posted By roverguy7

PCV valve on this engine is built into the...

PCV valve on this engine is built into the camshaft cover-cover, large black plastic housing on top of the engine, directly behind the coils.

Generally coils are the reason for misfires on this...
Forum: LR3
11-03-2016, 09:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,657
Posted By roverguy7

EPR is good stuff, on this engine I use 2...

EPR is good stuff, on this engine I use 2 cans(one can per gallon of oil is ideal) I also always waste 5-6 qts of oil following the service to flush out the chemical, letting it run and rinse out the...
Forum: LR3
08-20-2016, 04:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 550
Posted By roverguy7

The big downside to being off a rotation(or two)...

The big downside to being off a rotation(or two) is that the clockspring is now located improperly, this may cause SRS issue down the road.

As to the connector, no, LR3s don't have one. It would...
Forum: LR3
08-18-2016, 09:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,143
Posted By roverguy7

Don't do this. The EGR actually cools combustion...

Don't do this. The EGR actually cools combustion chamber temp, and will aid in preventing pre-ignition.

Also, if you are talking about the PCV system, please don't, there are emissions devices for...
Forum: LR3
08-14-2016, 08:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 598
Posted By roverguy7

With everything turned off, see if you have...

With everything turned off, see if you have debris in the fan cage.

If you have small hands, you can reach in through the cabin filter opening, if not, drop the blower and remove anything that...
Forum: LR3
08-11-2016, 09:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 669
Posted By roverguy7

Yes, but you have to go with high quality setups....

Yes, but you have to go with high quality setups. The cheaper, multi-led ones out there will light up the housing very well, but just don't throw much useful light.

I have a set of LMZ in my high...
Forum: LR3
08-08-2016, 11:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 729
Posted By roverguy7

Depending on where/how it is damaged, it may be...

Depending on where/how it is damaged, it may be repairable.

If you need to replace the harness, it is available separate from the housing.

P/N YND500080 for US spec vehicles.
Forum: LR3
08-01-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,675
Posted By roverguy7

Take a look at the rain sensor from the outside...

Take a look at the rain sensor from the outside of the glass, behind the mirror.

If you see any bubbles inside the small rectangular cutout there, that is your issue. You may be able to pull the...
Forum: LR3
07-29-2016, 08:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,528
Posted By roverguy7

Just saw this thread, but towards the OP, the MS...

Just saw this thread, but towards the OP, the MS CAN issue is not an issue with the car, just your SDD setup.

Without a MS CAN, the vehicle will not start.
Forum: LR3
07-29-2016, 08:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 511
Posted By roverguy7

It should not be connected to anything, it is the...

It should not be connected to anything, it is the factory wiring harness to add a trailer brake controller.

As to the fault, it all depends on what ECU cannot communicate with which other ECU....
Forum: LR3
07-26-2016, 12:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,671
Posted By roverguy7

Was the induction service before or after the PCV...

Was the induction service before or after the PCV valve failure? Do you know what chemicals were used?

I can't think of a difference between the cats, so I think it should fit.

Just water...
Forum: LR3
07-25-2016, 10:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,019
Posted By roverguy7

Is it body roll or does it just feel very loose? ...

Is it body roll or does it just feel very loose?

Yes, there is a lot else it can be, and if it sits level while driving, I would expect any failure of the assembly to be with the shock, not the...
Forum: LR3
07-25-2016, 01:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,671
Posted By roverguy7

O2 sensors will not cause this, at least not...

O2 sensors will not cause this, at least not directly.

For these faults to throw, it needs to see the downstream O2 reading switching faster than it should, with relation to the upstream. If an...
Forum: LR3
07-25-2016, 10:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 853
Posted By roverguy7

To drive, no you don't need the shoes, you may...

To drive, no you don't need the shoes, you may however have a persistent EPB fault, depending on what failed.

Also, if the EPB is operated with the shoes not in place, there is a chance you can...
Forum: LR3
07-25-2016, 10:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,671
Posted By roverguy7

A P0420/430 fault can only be caused by low cat...

A P0420/430 fault can only be caused by low cat efficiency.

Low cat efficiency can be caused by many other factors though, such as contamination of the cat substrate by oil or unburnt fuel in the...
Forum: LR2
03-31-2016, 03:07 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 13,149
Posted By roverguy7

The hot-start issue these had should have been...

The hot-start issue these had should have been taken care of with the P010 recall, which is new software for the PCM.

Is your issue only at hot-start?

There was also an issue with BCM software...
Forum: LR3
03-26-2016, 10:48 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,853
Posted By roverguy7

The blower resistor controls ground, not power,...

The blower resistor controls ground, not power, so just jumping voltage to it is not enough, you can test it by applying ground to the black wire from it, when the HVAC is turned on - use care, it's...
Forum: LR2
03-26-2016, 10:38 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 13,149
Posted By roverguy7

How many miles? Ever replace your spark plugs? ...

How many miles? Ever replace your spark plugs?

It being that long after engine start(based on your freezeframe data) you aren't looking at a software issue that is common with these throwing...
03-24-2016, 08:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,159
Posted By roverguy7

It can be done, however there is a chance you...

It can be done, however there is a chance you will need to replace the Keyless Vehicle Module.

Replacement keys are considered incompatible with the old KVM. You can usually update the KVM...
03-24-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,850
Posted By roverguy7

Conti ExtremeContact DWS (now DWS 06) and...

Conti ExtremeContact DWS (now DWS 06) and Scorpion Verde(try to get the Plus) are exactly what I recommend on this vehicle.

The Verde is more comfort oriented(softer ride, less feel of small...
03-24-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 993
Posted By roverguy7

It does go by the ABS, it is to hold the...

It does go by the ABS, it is to hold the windshield washer hoses and heater cables.

It can be a little tricky to get in place correctly, but it goes the way pictured in the first picture, with the...
Forum: LR3
03-24-2016, 09:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,360
Posted By roverguy7

Just to be sure, which coils did you replace? 3...

Just to be sure, which coils did you replace? 3 and 7 are 2nd and rear most on the passenger's side.

Persistent misfires on these, are usually coils, and they will throw erroneous cylinders(no...
Forum: LR3
03-19-2016, 10:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,058
Posted By roverguy7

If a wheel speed sensor has failed, you will also...

If a wheel speed sensor has failed, you will also have a CEL, with code P0500, but that is only if it has logged a fault, if it is reading incorrectly at times, it might just act funny.

You may...
Forum: LR2
03-14-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 719
Posted By roverguy7

There is a locking ring on the shift knob, under...

There is a locking ring on the shift knob, under the leather. If this comes off, it can drop down the shaft, and prevent the shifter from fully engaging Park, which will bind it and can prevent you...
Forum: LR2
03-13-2016, 12:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,886
Posted By roverguy7

As long as it is compatible, yes, the system will...

As long as it is compatible, yes, the system will learn the new sensor after about 10 miles of driving.
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