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  1. Took Hail Damage, would like some advice...

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    I got caught in a pretty bad hail storm the other day... really messed up my hood... so i was looking to replace it... I have a 2008 RRS, and have been wanting to upgrade to a 2013 for a while, but still waiting for the price to come down on those... (was thinking about trading up since the...
  2. Rnge rover sport water damage,

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hi all. I have a 55 plate sport which was disguingly filthy so took it for a valet. Now when I went to pick it up it would t start. There was loads of water under the front footwells so thought the worse. I told the Valeters I came in driving and want to drive it out. They denied any...
  3. Engine Damage at 4K miles

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    I have a 2018 Range Rover sport supercharged purchased in April with 453miles on the odometer recently took the car in to Land Rover encino for some updates on the touch pro duo system and Bluetooth audio Vehicle was dropped off on the 15 of October and they performed the updates and few other...
  4. Did I cause damage to my engine?

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    2003 Range rover Installed a new thermostat, and re filled the coolant system from the loss out of the old thermostat. Everything was tightened up, and all the plugs where put back in. I went to start my vehicle, and it ran at a higher RPM for 20 seconds, and then dropped back down to normal...
  5. Defective MAHLE Oil Filter / Getting Them to Pay for Damage?

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    So I bought the MAHLE Original OX 152/1D Oil Filter for my 2004 Range Rover with the BMW M62 motor, and installed it a few months ago along during my oil change. The other day I noticed a huge leak underneath, I popped the hood open and noticed it was leaking from the oil filter area. HUGE...
  6. Rodent Damage

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Full Size 4.2 SC Got in my RR this morning and started the truck and dash faults started turning on. My truck is in perfect condition and over serviced so I thought it was very odd. Battery new 6 months ago. opened the hood and found rodent damage to wire harness laying next to drivers side...
  7. Sport 06 HSE - 3rd Party Damage... Write Off?

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    I am a newer user here on these awesome forums I found which are great for connecting owners alike. I am not here for good news though but my first 3 weeks of owning my 2006 Range Rover Sport HSE 4.4 v8, The car of my dreams has been shattered within weeks. I called my insurance company today...
  8. Tow electrics socket damage question

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    On my 2015 RRS ,from my own stupidity I damaged the cover to the tow bar electrics (I think they call it the socket cord). The trailer connection will no longer lock in and I have had to resort to duct tape. Has anyone had a similar issue and tried to replace it will an aftermarket item? It...
  9. Hail damage

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    I wrote a previous thread about this yesterday but apparently the forum gods didn't like it as it disappeared. I was caught in that nasty hail storm yesterday in Golden, CO. My '16 RRS now looks like a golf ball. I called Flatirons LR for suggestions on a certified body shop and their response...
  10. Presumed Sun Damage To Dash And "A" Pillar On 2008 RRS/SC

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Presumed Sun Damage To Dash And "A" Pillar On 2008 RRS/SC A very noticeable crack appeared on the passenger side of the dash. I figured it was due to heat/sun exposure from living in Southern CA. It was only about an inch long when first noticed. However, it grew and became apparent that it...
  11. Failed break-in or malicious damage?

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    I live in a nice neighborhood of Seattle, not far from downtown. Even so I park my RRS off the street in a covered car port because in the past I have had a car stolen, windows smashed and my vehicle rifled through when parking on the street. The other night I parked my HST on the street...
  12. rim damage...

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    So I'm leaving DIA last night after coming in on a late business flight, and some driver cuts me off just outside of the paid parking exit area. The road goes from 3 lanes to one, and I guess he didn't realize that so he cut into my lane in front of me. I had to swerve away from him and my two...
  13. Accident - front end damage

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Unfortunately a driver lost control and swerved in front of me yesterday. My car had to get towed to a nearby body shop as the passenger front end "gave out". I take great care of my car like many of you on this board so I think there is a dramatic sense of loss whenever our cars get damaged...
  14. Sidewall Damage

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hi, I wanted to ask some opinions on this sidewall damage. I managed to curb my wheel/tire hard this morning :-x and wanted some thoughts on this level of damage. It appears there is an outer layer on this tire that came away. I'm not in the market for new tires yet but if this looks bad I may...
  15. Possible engine damage. Coolant system, water pump, viscous fan, serpentine belt fail

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Possible engine damage. Coolant system, water pump, viscous fan, serpentine belt fail Hi everyone, I think I have really goofed. I was taking my 98 P38 HSE on a long road trip (she always loves to break down on the long trips far away from home) and I started hearing a strange whining noise...
  16. 6HP26 run on low fluid...long term damage?

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Hi all...hoping to get some opinions from those who know the ZF 6HP26 really well. I've got an '07 SC with 99K miles that I recently had in to have it's tranny pan/filter and fluids changed...normally I would have done myself but I'm temporarily without a garage and a couple weeks ago when I...
  17. Boiled Battery Damage

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    During a trip away the alternator started to play up, there was a electrical burning smell in the engine compartment and the battery drained overnight. Called in the breakdown people who jump started the car and said that even though a diode was faulty he said we could continue our journey home...
  18. Need help. Flywheel damage.

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Changed my front oil seal today and managed to bend a few U sensors on my flywheel. It now doesn't run right at all. I tried to bend them back but obviously it is still not right. What needs to be done and what kind of job is it? Do I need a whole flywheel or can you just replace the ring that...
  19. Oil Pump Damage

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi, Could someone please help me by confirming what I think is the low oil pressure issue with a 4.6 engine I have just installed. A liner went on my 86,000 mile 4.6 and I was "lucky" enough to come across a Turner top hatted engine which I was told had only done 1600 mile and I have no reason...
  20. tire sidewall damage... is this dangerous to drive with?? (pic inside)

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    tire sidewall damage... is this dangerous to drive with?? (pic inside) Took out a decent chunk of my tire sidewall hitting a curb. Do you recommend replacing this tire or am I OK with it? Looks to be just rubber missing, not any of the metal was affected. Tire holds air. They are Nitto...
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