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  1. No lights on dash barring a flashing handbrake light

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Hi all and thank you in anticipation i own a 08 tdv8 which up until now barring the stereo making its own mind up wether to give me sound or not has been reliable,but yesterday I started having numerous faults coming up on the message centre ,followed by airbag light,auto lights light and every...
  2. 57 plate RRS handbrake not working and light flashing on das

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    jusst bought a RRS and just as i arrived home the handbrake has failed any thoughts on wot it can be and price to fix
  3. Brake lights on bulb test

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    I have a Range Rover L322 (2007) and both the red and amber brake symbols on the dashboard are not lighting up as it should when the ignition started as a bulb test. Would anybody know what it can be? Best regards.
  4. Unique Handbrake / EPB issue

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    I have searched around but I can't find anyone who has experienced the same. I recently changed the rear discs and pads on the back of my '55 RRS supercharged and noticed that the handbrake assembly was loose and the pins holding it in place needed replacing. I needed to use the car whilst...
  5. 2006 RR Sport squealing electric handbrake

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hi Everyone As the title suggests the handbrake on my 2006 RRS has started to squeal when I put it on. I know this is a common problem and I've read heaps of old forum posts on the matter but as yet have not found any advice on how to adjust or fix it at home cheaply if indeed that is at all...
  6. Handbrake warning light

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi. I seem to have a strange fault on my handbrake warning light. The bulb is fine, and I've checked the switch which is fine. When I leave the handbrake on and then start the engine, the light is okay. release the handbrake and the light goes off. Pull up the handbrake, no light! Any ideas? I...
  7. Electronic Handbrake light on dash

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hi All I have purchased a 2007 RRS TDV8, only problem I have found is that when I apply the handbrake, and the light on dash turns red. After I have switched the ignition off and exited the vehicle, after a period the lights go off, except for the handbrake light on the dash which stays on and...
  8. Hand-brake Travel on a 2004MY L322, Vogue. (Hazardous).

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Hello I have a 2004MY RR Vogue that has, in my opinion, excessive hand travel, 6-7 clicks which is still not far enough to hold the vehicle, I have the marks on the front bumper to prove it. The cables (both) and shoes have been replaced, but the hand-brake travel is still 6-7 clicks. This does...
  9. Dreaded handbrake!

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Having done a bit of searching it seems like this is a fairly common problem? The handbrake on my car 2003 has been slack for a while but is now none existent! I've adjusted the little cog thing (technical term) behind the brake discs and even replaced the handbrake shoes, to no avail. I've...
  10. ABS, handbrake and traction control lights on the dash?

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Right... when I picked up the truck these lights appear for a split second when the brakes are used. This happens every time I use the brakes and thought because it had been stood for a while that it would go away but after a few miles racked up now it hasn't. Any ideas or pointers on what this...
  11. excessive handbrake travel

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    I have an L322 M/Y 2004 that has excessive handbrake travel. The garage says that they cannot adjust it as this is linked to the brake system. I am sure that there must be a linkage adjustment. Please help, I will have arms like Popeye soon. Many thanks, Paul
  12. 2006 Sport Handbrake not working

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hi, my handbrake has stopped working and the red light is flashing. The RR dealer gave a complicated answer and wanted a fortune for fixing it. I never use it though as I live in a country with no hills. Any advice? Thanks
  13. lhd to rhd parking lever

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hello, I'd like to update my console with wood surrounds. Finally I get the pieces that I need for the task but the problem is that muy P38 is LHD and the switch walnut surround came from a RHD wich have the parking lever in other place. What I have to do for changing the lever position? Is an...
  14. Handbrake Cable

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Hi, I have a 02 Range Rover Vogue, The disc and back brakes over heated, have replaced rear pads, still over heating. Must be the handbrake cable or shoes, have put new shoes in. The hand brake itself seems free when you pull on it but when it is reassembled with the new shoes, adjuster slacked...
  15. P38 reconnecting handbrake after center console replacement

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi fellow P38-istas. Anyone have suggestions on how to pull the parking brake cable up far enough to get the clevis pin back into the handbrake handle? I am ~1/8" short of being able to get the pin back in. Have searched for a thread on this topic but cannot find one; if I have missed it...
  16. Problem with connection for Electrical Handbrake

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hello. I have a Range Rover Sport 2.7 from 2006, i changed the electrical hand brake, but I don't know where should I connect the final cable from the electrical handbrake. This is the controller of the car, and the final of the handbrake cable is in the red dot: This is the final cable...
  17. parking brake (handbrake)

    Range Rover Classic
    hi all, bit of advice please... almost finished the resto of the old girl so its shortly going to be MOT test time. I have noticed that the handbrake lever itself is sort of "springy". That is... when it is off i can push the lever down but it springs back up about 3/4 inch. Applying the brake...
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