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  1. No spark,no fuel, was told immobilizer but is now bypassed

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    So i recently bought a beautiful 05 rover without any prior knowledge of its history. I was told it just needed a starter since it wouldn't turn over by turning the key. apparently it was taken to a shop by previous owner and they told him it was the immobilizer. It was replaced and the shop...
  2. Immobilizer problem

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    i took my p38 range rover 1996 to my mechanic for a service , while he was doing the service he changed the Diesel filter , after that the car would not start, The mechanic taught it was a diesel pump prob but after he did the diagnostic test it gave the result that the fault was from the...
  3. No cranking issue - immobilizer? (TD6)

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    The recently acquired ‘03 Vogue TD6 (145k miles) has been nothing but trouble-free joyful motoring (not) :mrgreen: Backdrop/preamble: Started out with an array of HDC/ABS related warning lights. Purchased the RSW scanner tool and resat the various of codes across most ECUs. It seemed...
  4. Steering Column (Immobilizer)

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    My steering column broke about 8 months ago and I’ve been doing a wire trick with fuse 18 over a switch. I eventually want to fix it down the line. Do you guys think I should try to find a replacement or try to get it refurbished.
  5. 2006 RR HSE key immobilizer

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    I just purchased a 2006 HSE and had to jump it to get it started. I replaced the battery and now after I remove the key I think it is being immobilized. After pulling fuse #18 and reinstalling it works normal until I remove the key again. Did jumping it make it think it is being stolen? How do...
  6. 06 RR Sport Immobilizer Key Programming

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    My Range Rover won?t start and I believe the immobilizer is to blame. Recently my battery died and after I jumped the car and replaced the battery I wasn?t able to start it. I got the engine code for incorrect immobilizer key. Now my key fob has had a dead battery for awhile and I had recently...
  7. Need some advice ...Here is my story

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    I have a P38 Range Rover 2002 ... as I was driving down the highway the other day I heard this really loud banging sound followed by the sound of a large chunk of metal trying to come thru my floor followed by me pulling off and discovering that my drive line had more or less exploded under my...
  8. How do you know if the immobilizer is active?

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    I've got a no start condition. Turn the key to start postion, and there is nothing. No solenoids clicking, nothing. Like it may be immobilized. How do I know with certainty that it is immobilized? I was just able to resync the remote and unlock and lock the doors as usual. The alarm...
  9. Immobilizer link fault

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi to all, i know thats is not a new theme, but i read thru older posts and i still, stuck with this problem. I have this P38 diesel, for 6 months, i had some fuel leakage on the fip, send it to repair, put it all back togheter, the engine crancks, but does start ... The diesel does arrive on...
  10. 08 RRS crank no start

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    My 2008 RRS HSE died while driving, no previous issues - was in the process of looking to replace battery because I noticed my cranking was slower. Had battery tested and cranking Amps were down. Certain times when starting I would get an indication stating "special programs not active." When...
  11. Odd Starting Issue, Something to do with Immobilizer...

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    So.. Just picked up this 03 RR for a steal, but it has a couple issues. So when I bought the car there was a switch that the owner described as hooked up to some alarm system etc. And it does function. I have to turn the switch off and let it sit for about 15 seconds, then back on and the car...
  12. Steering Column ECU or Immobilizer?? Trouble Shooting

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Hi All, My daughter is the proud owner of a 2006 Range Rover. Her air suspension was giving her fits, so we opted to change out with a Strutmaster Kit. A the car sat in the driveway for several months until I got around to fixing I tried to unlock the car and was locked out... dead battery. I...
  13. Key Won't Turn, Fuse #39 keeps blowing out

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Thanks in advance for any help or advice with this. The car is a 2004 RR HSE with approx 155k miles. The key goes in the ignition, unlocks the car, turns, but will not turn over. It keeps blowing out fuse #39. I have tried removing #18 to reset Immobilizer ECU, but it doesn't help. For a...
  14. Windows not opening and Immobilizer not working anymore

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    The battery for my 2000 P38 model drained and became flat while being parked. I removed the battery to recharge it but when I put the battery back the alarm started. There was no communication with the immobilizer. if I try to start the engine the message requesting for the key code or pressing...
  15. Immobilizer Issues

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi there, I need help with my P38 4.6/l petrol with GEMS. I live in Karachi, Pakistan and the use of frequency jamming devices has become very common for obvious reasons. The p38 does not accept the key command to unlock & if I try the key the message reads "engine disabled". The jammers do...
  16. '04 Range Rover HSE not starting, possible immobilizer and also starter.

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    '04 Range Rover HSE not starting, possible immobilizer and also starter. I purchased this 2004 Range Rover HSE from an auction and it ran perfectly, except the battery was dead and it was wrecked in the front so it just needed a front bumper, lights and grill.
  17. 2003 l322 Key Won't Turn. starting Problem

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    I have a 2003 range rover with 180,000 miles. It has been fairly trouble free so far. I started having trouble staring it over the weekend. The key lock would occasionally no unlock. Finally it took the battery out after it wouldn't start and took it to advance auto. It was an interstate...
  18. Dealer says I need new Immobilizer ecm

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    ok so my question is if my ecm can be rebuilt or can i get a used one? they told me a used one cant be reprogrammed. please help i already invested 3000$ in diagnostics
  19. P38 immobilizer problem...

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi Everyone! Bought a P38 1998 DSE with a broken timing chain which I have now changed the engine on. The battery though had been drained and hence that it seems to have forgotten the key. Tried the EKA - procedure but just keep getting lockout and alarm sound. Have gotten the EKA confirmed...
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