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  1. VIN data plate for '87

    Range Rover Classic
    Does anyone know where the VIN data plate is located on a 1987 Range Rover? I know it's supposed to be on the frame, but I can't seem to find it. I have to get a picture of it. I already have a picture of the VIN plate next to the windshield. I just need the plate on the frame. Any help would be...
  2. Where to find a throttle Pot (TPS) 1987 Classic 3.5L V8 ?

    Range Rover Classic
    Hello All: Does anyone know where I can find a replacement throttle potentiometer (TPS) for a 1987 Classic 3.5L V8? Mine is the 3 wire, with the black, round plug / socket. Thank you, Sking
  3. EFI to Edelbrock convertion: rr 1987 3,5 efi

    Range Rover Classic
    CARB KIT 3.5 V8 WEBER DA3049 Anyone know and can help me??; I have installed everything needed from the set. How do I connect wiring-loom in the car that is EFI flapper? I have to connect wiring to the Facet red top fuel pump, and new wiring to the fuelpump-relay, ignition etc. Someone...
  4. 1987 RRC replacement TPS source?

    Range Rover Classic
    I think I have tracked my issues down to a bad TPS. Having difficulties finding a replacement. Anyone know of a source for either new or a known good used one? Thanks in advance!
  5. New member, first time Rover owner - 1987 RRC

    Range Rover Classic
    Part 1: I had been daily driving a 1979 International Scout for the past couple years, and as much fun as the truck has been, the rust was getting out of control and my girlfriend did not enjoy the minimum three hour drive to get out of the city to camp. The truck lacked reclining seats...
  6. 1987 running poorly intermittently and E-10 woes

    Range Rover Classic
    Hello, The truck has about 125K miles on it and has usually run very well. We recently moved from Colorado to SJI, WA and the rig has run differently, but all in all fine. I did adjust the timing and idle speed after the move. The other day, I put in about 3/4 tank of E-10 fuel. Prior to this...
  7. New Owner 1987 Range Rover

    Range Rover Classic
    So I recently picked up this Range Rover. I had been looking and doing tons of research. I decided that based on many factors this one was the best bet for me. Maintenance, condition, accessories, etc. I liked the 1987 because it didn't have air suspension and it had the old Lt230 transfer...
  8. Heating fan too slow on 1987 Range Rover Classic

    Range Rover Classic
    The fan or more accurately the air output on my range rover is awful. Is there a pollen filter on this model that could be limiting the air flow? When I am on the highway the "ram air" effect results in plenty of heat so it is not the heater box. any ideas ?
  9. transmission shift points 1987 Range Rover

    Range Rover Classic
    First off let me thank you for taking the time to read my post, my question is, is there any way to adjust the shift points on the transmission in my 87 Rover. The transmissions shifts so fast and at low speed its really hard to get taken off especially if your pulling out uphill. The...
  10. 1987 coolant sensor wiring

    Range Rover Classic
    I have put a leyland 4.4 into my 87 Rangie, cant find sensor wire so I can get reading on dash.... Please help....:-)
  11. 1987 Range Rover intermittant stalling

    Range Rover Classic
    I have a 1987 Range Rover that I am restoring, I have had this vehicle for about a year, it has recently began stalling usually as I get into the accelerator but not always, I have replaced the coil the ignition amplifier and the fuel pump, have also checked the ignition switch which was loose...
  12. 1987 Range Rover Owners Manual

    Range Rover Classic
    Does anyone have a 1987 RRC owners manual in pdf? Or can someone explain the interior button functions...some are self explanatory, others are not. Thanks in advance. /r Steve
  13. 1987 Classic

    Range Rover Classic
    I have a RR classic , when the engine is running coolent water is poring out of the Wadeing plud hole , I seem to think i am in trouble but dont know just how much , can anyone help me please howard
  14. RRC 1987 Engine don't start on petrol but run fine on LPG

    Range Rover Classic
    Hi guys First I just want to say thank you. I found a lot of answers thanks to this forum !Here is my problem.I can't start on petrol or if it start it stall just after. And it doesn't smell fuel when I try to start.I can start on LPG and drive without problem.So I was thinking that the problem...
  15. Range Rover Classic 1987

    Range Rover Classic
    hi im looking for some advice on my range rover ive been having some problems, it had been i the garage having alternator fixed when i got this back it had developed a shaking which didnt seem a major issue until smoke started coming from the engine when i popped the bonnet the part of the fan...
  16. 1987 Range Rover Classic

    Range Rover Classic
    I'm a noob to this forum and Range Rovers in general. Have loved the classic versions for the greater part of my life and now finally have the free time to enjoy a hobby truck. A recent post has advertised a 1987 (original version in the U.S if I'm not mistaken) with 86,000 original miles on...
  17. Steering pump or box leaking fluid in my 1987 Classic RR

    Range Rover Classic
    I wonder if anyone can help. I got in my Classic 1987 RR this morning and drove a few miles but on truning out of the drive saw fluid on the ground which was leaking from under the vehicle. I think it was coming from the power steering pum or box or coudl be someone has told me the high pressure...
  18. 1987 Cypress Green RRC, few questions.

    Range Rover Classic
    Hey guys, I just bought a 1987 Classic with 109K miles on the clock for $1500. She's seen better days but overall I'm very pleased, runs surprisingly strong. I'd like to start with a major tuneup, changing fluids, filters, belts, and hoses, where do you guys go to buy parts???? I also need a...
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