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  1. What Oil weight and brand for Hot Climates i.e. Florida etc- Amsoil 10W40, 5W30, Mobile 1 10W40, 0W40, 5W30, Pennzoil Full Synthetic 10W40?

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    I've read a bunch of discussions on forums for this question, but can't seem to figure out what might be best. The Mobile 1 and Pennzoil are attractive because well $22/gallon etc vs Amsoil $50 or so per gallon note: my l322 has some timing chain clatter- maybe timing tensioner so working on...
  2. SVR Oil Level fluctuations

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    Hi guys, Recently, I bought an SVR MY2020 which was manufactured last year in August. As everyone in this community is probably aware of we either need to change the oil per 26000 km ( some countries 13000 km) or once a year. I got a service required on the dashboard two weeks ago and went to a...
  3. 5.0 Now Using 0w20 previously 5w20

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    I have owned my sport for about 3 years now and have always had its dealership maintained. However, with the service being closed I have decided to change my oil myself with my mighty vac. I have noticed land rover on there newer 5.0 models recommends a 0w20 instead of the previously used 5w20...
  4. Metal flakes in oil

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    I have a oil pressure warning light stop engine. I’m getting p0012 and p0345 codes and multiple misfires on 5-8. Truck did overheat. I changed oil and filter. I was having a coolant issue with antifreeze pressure overflowing back out the resovoir or top radiator hose when disconnected. I...
  5. 2015 RRS HSE oil change

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    Hi All - About to have my first oil change for my RRS, and got a quote from a local garage with a good rep for $120. That sound reasonable?
  6. 2014 R R sport rear diff pinion oil seal leaking

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    Hi i'm new to these forums so forgive me if i sound a bit newish. my RR sport which i have had from new 2014 been regularly serviced by main dealer and one specialist is leaking from the rear diff. i'm told that its a common problem due to the rear diff pinion seal. i've also been told that JLR...
  7. Changing supercharger oil - DIY (sort of)

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hey guys, as part of my timing job I had to remove the supercharger, so I thought I would post a pic of what the drain looks like on the back of the supercharger, you can see it's just a hex/allen style fitting (I forget what size): I "suppose" you could change the fluid with the...
  8. Engine Oil Overfill! Dealer Added Even More

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Last week I got my car back from the dealership and had them do an oil change. This week I decided to check the engine oil the car was cold and had been sitting overnight when I checked the oil it read as overfilled. After a bit of driving, I checked it again and said it was ok (it was reading...
  9. An Oil Change type of Day

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Hey Peeps, So I changed my oil today, I recently purchased a 2004 RR HSC at a pretty good price, knowing there were going to be some issues. And as I have mentioned on other posts, I really like this truck. And want to make sure I do all the obvious maintenance that may have been neglected...
  10. TDV6 3.0 litre, oil in coolant bottle. Oil filter housing

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hi, I have a RRS2010 TDV6 3.0 litre. I have noticed that I have engine oil in mycoolant overflow bottle but no water in the oil or overpressure inthe coolant system and since changing my oil filer an oil leak fromthe top of the engine running down the right side. I have rechargedthe filter and...
  11. went to change oil filter, what is this?

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    Can't find anything in the manual, mainly because I don't know what it is to even look for. Pull cable of some sort....
  12. Diesel M51 oil pan - refitting with new gasket

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi chaps, Looking to refit a new Genuine LR sump engine oil Sump gasket to stop the thing leaking. its genuine LR and my intention is to use the genuine BMW pan gasket sealant. My question is (because the instructions are not clear and google has returned nothing) does the gasket seal go on...
  13. Front halfshaft oil seal replacement

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    As per the title, anyone in the Aldershot area with any advice on fixing said leak? I have the seal, Rave suggests a special tool for the job. Is there a way around before I attempt to tear in to it? All advice appreciated. Thanks, Rob.
  14. 2011 SC engine oil leak from starter

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hey guys. I picked up my first Range Rover. It is in beautiful shape. But has some things to work out. One of them being an oil leak/drip. I can't pinpoint it. It looks to be dripping from where the starter motor mounts and running down the bell housing externally. It is 100 percent not coming...
  15. 2017 TD6 oil filter cartridge removal

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    So I've had plenty of cars with and without the cartridge style filter. I had a chance to change out the oil filter today and noticed I can't seem to pull it out of its housing. Is there a special trick to removing the cartridge on a TD6? Thanks!
  16. Quick oil change question, 2011 RR Sport SC

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    New member here. changed my oil today. put in 7.4 quarts. Counted em wrong forgot last one. Before putting in one more quart to make it 8-8.5 quarts I checked digital oil level and it showed max level. Took it for 10 min drive, then let it settle for 10-15 min and checked it again. shows...
  17. 07 L322 4.2L SC sudden engine issues and oil

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Hi all! Forgive me for the novel I’m about to write. Whew, here we go. **KEEP IN MIND: I have been anal about maintaining and repairing any/everything per LR/manual specifications ** I Was driving home and he engine was noticeably hesitant and “sputtering”almost as if it wanted to stall. I...
  18. Possible fuel in oil

    Range Rover Classic
    It has been a while since I have been here. Seems like it should be a good thing, however it is because mechanic had my Rover for 4 months and got about as far as to set the timing and add a few hose clamps and charge me too much. #4 MONTHS" I am about at my wits end on this. I will try to...
  19. 2018 RRS HSE TD6 3.0 Diesel Oil Change and Service

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    Hello all, New to this forum. I have a 2018 RRS HSE TD6 3.0 Diesel and have been trying to figure out and understand the maintenance schedule for my vehicle. In the manual, there is no specification for the 3.0L TD6 that I saw. The 2.0L Diesel equivalent states an oil change/ service every 2...
  20. Oil type

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hello, I purchased a 2011 range rover sport supercharged a couple of months ago, with 100k miles. I am looking to do its first oil change. I purchased an oem filter. I am debating on which oil to put in. There is a slight ticking from the engine, I was thinking to put a 5w-30 oil in it...
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