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  1. Jag-Rover Project

    Decent history wrenching on muscle cars, Alfa Romeo's, and Audi's, to include engine and transmission rebuilds. The Rover is a beast all its own. Under all that sheetmetal is an actual truck, a very serious truck. I am now breaking tools that I thought would last forever. Impressive!
  2. 2014 RRS Supercharged Engine Compatibility

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    I’m needing to do an engine swap on my 2014 RRS and I’ve found a great deal on a rebuilt 2010 Supercharged 5.0 motor. Both engines are the AJ133 and my local shop said that the swap should work, but wasn’t 100% sure. The dealership is saying that they are not compatible but could not tell my...
  3. 4.0 v8 P38 engine in a defender 90

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hello everyone, I am new to this forum, Is it possible to permanently disable the immobilizer in the Becm?
  4. My first Range Rover Classic Project - 95 County LWB

    Range Rover Classic
    Hi all, I'm new to the forum and RRC projects... but seeing as I'm reaching that special mid-life milestone in a few days, I've decided to take on yet another auto related project. All my previous ones have been BMW's which were track related. This is my first foray into RRC builds and I wanted...
  5. 1991 engine conversion

    Range Rover Classic
    I recently bought my first car(1991 rrc) and I'm going to be traveling a pretty good distance to school each day and back. I'm not to happy with the power or the mileage I get(10.2 mpg). I'm thinking of putting a 6.2 diesel, or 350 chevy or something in that range. Any suggestions, on anything...
  6. 2002 Range Rover 4.6 HSE Leaking Head Gasket?

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    I am seeking some major advise on an issue I am having with my 2002 Range Rover. I recently purchased this vehicle from a car dealer having recently wrecked the same exact model. Upon driving the vehicle, I did notice a slight noise coming out of what seemed to be an exhaust manifold (noise...
  7. Please Help - Engine Swap in progress - Where does this Spacer go

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Please Help - Engine Swap in progress - Where does this Spacer go I am in progress with a 4.6 engine swap into my P38. When removing the old engine a small spacer about 20mm dia, 6mm thick with an internal hole 10mm fell out as the engine parted with the gearbox. However I cannot find any...
  8. 90 RRC Engine Swap advice and tips needed.

    Range Rover Classic
    Hi All, I'm about to jump into an engine swap on my 90 RRC. I have the 3.9 with a new alternator, and power steering pump that appears to be leaking and I believe a broken crank. I've done engine swaps on race cars and the like in the past, but i'll be doing this one mostly on my slightly...
  9. range rover engine swap

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    hi everyone My parents bought 19 years ago a range rover p 38 2.5 td. Now they are looking to buy a new one in about 5 years time. This would be a great opportunity for me to own that car. It has some sentimental value for me and therefor I want to 'restore' it a bid. Another reason is that in...
  10. 300tdi Swap Precautionary Actions

    Range Rover Classic
    I have a 300TDI coming from England in a container that I bought ($2500 US including shipping) from a wrecking yard with 64,000 miles and want to do some preventive maintenance before I install it. They said that the clutch is good, so I am trying to think of what else I should do before the...