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  1. kernowsvenski replied to the thread Problems with front and back wipers.

    Front problem sounds like the switch contacts. Rear sounds like the wiper arm has had it. They can twist and crack in time and end up not parking properly and rubbing on the door behind the spare wheel.

    Aug 15, 2018 at 7:07 AM
  2. kernowsvenski attached a file to the thread What have you done to your Freelander today.

    Decided to get the replacement sunroof glass in this evening whilst it was dry. I got a second hand one from the scrappy. It had started to go in the front corners and the back centre where the joint in the seal was. However, it was nowhere near...

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  3. kernowsvenski liked Hippo's post in the thread Suspension raise.

    Am just locking that in so yer can't delete it. All freelanders look great. One day yer'll be posting that too. Won't be long. :P

    Aug 12, 2018 at 10:19 PM
  4. kernowsvenski replied to the thread What have you done to your Freelander today.

    Spent a couple of hours prepping my £3 second hand sunroof for fitting. Seal removed and a clean up and rust coat on the few areas of minor corrosion and around the rim done today. A spray of black over the frame at some point in the week, seal...

    Aug 12, 2018 at 6:55 PM
  5. kernowsvenski replied to the thread Freelander 1 TD4 auto 2003, 18MPG.

    That seems pretty good to me. Routine running around in my TD4 auto empties a brimmed tank in a bit over 400 miles. A decent run and it's obviously quite a bit better.

    Aug 11, 2018 at 6:19 PM
  6. kernowsvenski liked pardec's post in the thread Fabric freelander.

    Not 100%, might be SMOKESTONE CANVAS & TAPESTRY

    Aug 9, 2018
  7. kernowsvenski replied to the thread Freelander TD4 2006 White Smoke and oil Help :).

    Sounds like your intercooler hoses need replacing, but when they've had it you usually get black smoke so I guess there is something else going on too.

    Aug 9, 2018
  8. kernowsvenski replied to the thread Wierd Sticky Brakes.

    I'm pretty sure Nodge and Teddy have it spot on there with a duff piston. I had very similar symptoms and I found that the near side piston was quite corroded.

    Aug 9, 2018