Land Rover Car Problems & Fixes

Land Rover owner problems and repairs

Below is a list of Land Rover cars and the total problems we have in our database for that model. You can add your own problems by clicking the 'Post a new problem' buttons around the site.

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The Latest Land Rover Problems
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Noise on front

had a noise appear on the front passengers side wheel which sounded like a barring had gone but my local garage says my gearbox has gone or the ird has gone,, the car drives and changes gear perfect b...

2000 Land Rover Freelander 1.8 petrol
Posted: Jan 5, 2012
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Rear door will not open

The rear door will not open but the window still opens the inch to release the door.

1998 Land Rover Freelander 1.8
Posted: Dec 30, 2011
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I get a ticking sound

its start when driving and stops when sitting stationary it sounds like its coming from underneath floor i put on to new propshaft rubbers thinking that was the problem but it wasnt took it to garage ...

2004 Land Rover Freelander td4 sport manuel
Posted: Dec 29, 2011
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Dipped headlamp beams not working

Dipped headlamps not working. Fuses both ok. Main beams and sidelights all working ok.All other electrics ok.

2002 Land Rover Freelander 2.0 diesel manual
Posted: Dec 8, 2011
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Won't start

Some times when trying to start up the starter motor doesn't turn only a clicking sound then after a few clicks starter motor turns and away she goes. Is it a wiring fault or is the starter motor duff...

2002 Land Rover Freelander Td4 5 door SW
Posted: Nov 7, 2011
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3RD & 4TH GEAR JUDDER WHEN CHANGING GEAR

When I set off in 1st & 2nd gear all is smooth when clutch is let out but going into 3rd or 4th and it feels as though the engine is juddering. I can make it better by increasing the revs as I let out...

1994 Land Rover Freelander 2.5 tdi
Posted: Oct 7, 2011
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VIBRATION ON ACCELERATION

I have recently purchased a Mk1 Freelander Diesel with the L series engine, the car drives fine accept for when accelerating hard or the engine is under load I get a vibration that quite frankly rattl...

1999 Land Rover Freelander 2.0 diesel l series
Posted: Oct 4, 2011
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Turns over wont start

turns over but wont start ive sprayed start up air filter and it started and ran great but once i switched it of wont start again just turns over untill i spray start again up the air filter any sugge...

2001 Land Rover Freelander td4 disel
Posted: Aug 22, 2011
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Overheating

I need to replace the water pump and would like some info on dismantling.

1999 Land Rover Freelander 2.0 TD L series Engine
Posted: Aug 15, 2011
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No power on top speed

Hi When I was driving my Freelander on a motorway the max speed was 68 mph with my foot flat to the ground which was 1) embarrising and 2) very dangerous lorries up my behind. there is a whistle...

1998 Land Rover Freelander 2.0 diesel
Posted: Jul 2, 2011
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STARTING UP

I have just purchased a freelander TD4 2005, 42000 miles. I have had it 4 days and have found it is really difficult to start up. Get in it in the morning , I wait for the glowplug light to go out, wh...

2005 Land Rover Freelander 2.0TD4
Posted: Jun 22, 2011
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Only starts when i spray start up the air filter

engine turns over with key but wont start untill i spray start up the air filter then runs great switch it off leave overnight wont start till spray again anybody help me with my problem thanks wesley...

2001 Land Rover Freelander td4
Posted: Jun 6, 2011
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Turbo kicks in at 3000

i have just got my disco back after having anew throttle body and seals done my turbo dosent work till i hit 3000rpm power seems to be right down it used to work at2300 with gave me a little help on h...

1997 Land Rover Discovery 2.5 se
Posted: Apr 21, 2011
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Disconnected bat 1week reconnected l week later wont start

tried eka still same turn key engine wont turn over all dash lights ok including flashing immob light

2000 Land Rover Discovery td5 mk11
Posted: Apr 5, 2011
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Glow plug lights then nothing?

i put my key in turn to start electrics glow plug lights up goes off further turn the key and nothing happens at all? repeat the process and it keep happeneing then randomly it will start after lighti...

2000 Land Rover Freelander 2.0 d
Posted: Mar 29, 2011
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Clutch Pedal

My clutch pedal has suddenly gone about 50 mm higher than the brake pedal. It still drives fine but the high of the pedal is definitely not right. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated

2004 Land Rover Freelander 2.0 HSE
Posted: Feb 13, 2011
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Water pump

Engine has been overheating, no return flow to header tank. Removed water pump but looks ok. If turning the power steering pulley should the water pump impeller turn. What is the drive arangement betw...

1999 Land Rover Freelander l series diesel wth air-con
Posted: Jan 27, 2011
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Smoking

gust had head gasket done now when warm it blows a gray blue smoke when on tick over it dies down when driving but when stop it blows smoke again

1999 Land Rover Freelander 1.8 exi
Posted: Jan 7, 2011
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Flat battery

car woudnt start, tried jump leads & got the car started. as soon as the leads were removed the car died. bought new battery and this seemed to solve the problem, but twenty miles down the road the ne...

2003 Land Rover Freelander 2.0 td4
Posted: Dec 17, 2010
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Transmission

The vehicle makes a noise from the automatic transmission when the vehicle changes gear from 1st - 2nd, it sounds almost like pressure building and then releasing through a valve, but the noise is qui...

2008 Land Rover Freelander HSE TD4
Posted: Nov 28, 2010
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