Just seen a new defender on the motorway, my god it's fugly!
It's even worse in the flesh than the pictures!
I used to go to beverley quite a bit in my younger years. Had family living in Walkington.
Many thanks for the offer.
I'm normally on the last minute to be honest due to family commitments but for sure, good to know the offer is there!...
Then the following 3 weeks it'll be back and forth to Suffolk!
Putting some miles on her this month!
I'm there for the whole week.
Finish Friday lunchtime then drive back to rotterdam to catch ferry back to Hull then 2 hours to get home.
Drove it to the north of Holland.
Definately not. The park brake doesn't work at all. I put new shoes in it but never got around to adjusting them. They just about touch with the...
No, doesn't do it rocking from forwards to reverse.
If you over-run then take up drive it doesn't do it.
If you approach lights and don't quite...
670 miles in last two days. 16mpg on lpg which in cost terms is over 30mpg compared with petrol.
I'll take that!
Got a strange clunk about 1-2...
I've got rodians on the L322. Shortly after the rears were fitted, one blew out on the motorway. I'm sure I hit something that damaged it as there...
That looks to me like those aren't working at all so pads not bedding into discs. The other pointer to that is that you almost spun it suggesting...
Buy a petrol with lpg?
The jag engine in the post 2006 ones is one of the best lumps ever fitted to Land rover products.
On lpg, cost per mile...
@Dopey if you copy the text into a word doc and put the pictures in in the relevant places, I will put it in the Dropbox folder and everyone will...
Don't forget that the drag goes up to square of the speed so the difference between 75mph consumption and 100mph will be big.
At 100mph, I suspect...
Probably called "torque demand" or something similar.
You could also hook up a tow rope to another car and see how easy it is to tow it.
Nah, L322 mate. Never done one on p38 so can't comment.
To be fair, if I had to do the belt again it would be easy. Just first time is always...
Not trying to!
There's pros and cons to all of them.
I still love the p38 but for daily motorway driving the L322 is far superior in my opinion.
I guess that explains why it takes a while to get warm in the morning!!!
And what a PITA it is to change a bloody fan belt on these!!! (Tools...
Linings come free of shoes in transmission brake and binding up perhaps?
Drive it around a bit and feel if transmission brake drum is hot.
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