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  1. Swapping Engine + Auto Gearbox from RHD to LHD vehicle!

    Range Rover Classic
    Hello, and greetings from a rather burnt area of Portugal. Proposed project: I have a RR V8, 3.9 efi, 2 Door, 1990 model, Left Hand Drive (LHD), Manual Gearbox (model with "Soap Bar Door Handles"), which I want to restore and convert it to an Automatic. As this vehicle has only been in...
  2. Transmission fault code, gearbox switch

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Hi after all the time and money spent I thought I'd get some time to enjoy the car but no I now have fault code 3c gearbox switch, can anyone enlighten me as to what and where I need to look. Thanks.
  3. Gearbox upshift issue

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hey guys, got a 2006 sport and it seems to have an issue upshifting from 3rd and 4th gear. When joining motor ways it revs up to 4K before changing up. Only really happens when going up to motor way speeds. No issues at slower speeds. I get around by selecting manual mode and shifting up to 6th...
  4. Gearbox issue

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Hi all, I own 2007 l322 3.6tdv8 and recently gearbox has developed strange issue. The thing is when I select "D" or "R" it takes off so strong that brakes barely hold the vehicle. When car is in speeds no vibrations, gearbox goes through gears smooth and nice. Any ideas? Thanks
  5. TD6 Gearbox Fault Code keeps Coming Back

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Hi Everyone, I'm new to this forum, I live in Sydney, Australia and have been referred by AULRO to help deal with a problem I've been having with my RR.... I've been trying to chase a gearbox fault code for the last 6 months and wondering if anyone can help... Its a 2004 TD6 L322 with now...
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  7. Classic automatic gearbox noise when cold engine

    Range Rover Classic
    I have a classic 1987 with automatic gearbox (zf4hp22). On cold start the box makes a big noise for bout 5 seconds. Then it stops. When selecting R or D there is also the same noise for about 3 seconds. The cars is driving normally and the gearbox shifting is ok. On warm start there is no...
  8. Diesel gearbox swap 22-24

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    I managed to get ahold of a ZF4HP24 061, and i was told to just change the input shaft, then it would fit. With the original shaft, the converter hits the end of the shaft, and wont engage with the oil pump. With the diesel 22 shaft, the shaft is barely inside the converter, maybe 5mm. Also...
  9. Petrol V8-v-TD6/TDV8 gearbox

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    First post on here, & thank you for allowing me to join, appreciated. This is an extract from an advert selling an 03 4.4 V8 petrol/lpg, nice write up & very informative. I've been toying with the idea of changing my '05 BMW 3.0D for a TD6/TDV8 or possibly a V8 petrol/lpg [already fitted or get...
  10. Gearbox Fault

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi there, Just working through the various final niggles on the old girl now that I have fixed the EAS and sunroof. For a couple of years now I have noticed that a "Gearbox Fault" throws up when the car is cold (ish) and I boot the car to go up a hill or try and pass another car. As soon as it...
  11. Gearbox over heat message

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    I get gearbox overheat when in constant traffic then over rev and difficulty up and down gear on my l322 03 other than that no temperature gauge issues The steps I've taken so far I have had the gearbox oil flushed over 10k miles ago I didn't have the filter changed though. I have just had...
  12. P38 4.6 gearbox won't shift into low ratio

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi Guys, I hope you can help, my first foray into Rangy world, the vehicle is solid and bought for a very good price because the gearbox will not shift into low ratio, high ratio works fine in all gears but when i try to shift across the H-gate into low ratio, it will not budge at all, the gear...
  13. New member

    New Member Introductions
    Hi my name is Nick and I have a 2002 L322 4.4 HSE. I previously had a 97 P38 & have found his site to be so useful in solving many of the issues that seem to crop up with these vehicles. Nick Waite
  14. Could i have a choke problem??

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    I have a 2014 Vogue. 3L Diesel. 32000 miles. I've owned it 6 months. I'm a light mileage user - 500 per month apart from occasional trip up to lakes or down to oxford every few months. anyway.. this evening.. it was standing outside my work all day. not stunningly cold but not warm outside...
  15. Auto gearbox

    Range Rover Classic
    Hi guys, newbie to here so forgive me if I ask any daft questions!! Got a 3.5 classic and I'm after changing the gearbox fluid and filter as gearbox has a slight whine, not saying it will solve the problem but just peice of mind that's it's been done! I was told atf for the box which is red...
  16. 1998 RR 2.5 Diesel Automatic gearbox problem

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi. I'm new to this forum. I live in Norway, but can't find a Norwegian RR forum. I'm looking at a 1998 2.5L diesel with automatic and 372.000km on it. As a BMW mechanic om not worried about the km, but the owner says that after he changed the oil and filter in the AT the car starts slowly? Not...
  17. Explain to me how the ZF Gearbox ECU 'Memory' works...

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    When I bought my L322 with the ZF 5-HP24 late last year, I was intrigued at how the gearbox immediately dropped one or even two gears the moment I touched the accelerator pedal. Yes, the box had the wrong oil in it and too much as well but this has since been rectified. I've also modified my...
  18. gearbox overheating awarning

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    hi all turned range rover off the other night could hear a fan still going battery went flat over night on my 2000 model p38 put new battery on it this morning fan started right away then i turned engine on and it has come up on dash saying windows are open and gear box is over heating warning...
  19. L322 Gearbox, no drive after selecting neutral.

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Hi, I'm Chris, I live in the Channel Islands and I have a 2002 4.4 Vogue with 109k miles on the clock. I have had ZF gearbox problems in the past and have had certain items replaced. The car experienced problems when I was driving in Spain a few couple of years ago and I had the torque converter...
  20. Gearbox codes 43 and 44 incorrect ratio calculated

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    I've got a GEMS-engine P38 and it runs and shifts great, but I've gotten a CEL 3 times now, and they are always "transmission fault reported" according to the Nanocom. Checking the transmission controller fault codes, i've gotten "third gear ratio incorrect" 2x and "fourth gear ratio incorrect"...