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  1. 2012 HSE Service Required reset after oil change

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    I have just changed my own oil and I'm trying to rid the dash of the "Service Required" notification on start up. I have followed several procedures including the start button/(Open) - bonnet/Driver Door/ pedals pressed..... It never works. Does 2012 HSE have a different Way to clear this?
  2. Oil pump

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Gents, My oil light comes up when engine idles. Will new oil pump gears be good enough, or is a complete new cover the way to go? Thanks
  3. 07 rr sport thicker oil type?

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Burns 2 liters over 4000 miles currently using 5w-30 semi blend... what is a thicker one that will work for her?
  4. Oil Changes / BG MOA #110

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    Hello All, When I owned my 2008 RRS SC, I was told by a few RR enthusiasts, to us BG MOA #110 every time I changed the oil. I just bought a 2014 RRS SC, and generally I go to the dealer every 15k to have them do an oil change, but I do them myself at 5 & 10k miles between the 15K @ the dealer...
  5. V8 GEMS: oil cooler bypass valve and oil cooler lines size

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Good evening, i have two doubts about GEMS oil cooling system, hope somebody knows the answer. 1) which is the real task of oil cooler bypass spring valve fitted in timing cover?Is this valve really so sensible to detect oil density, so when oil is cold (thicker) the valve open bypassing oil...
  6. Dealer refused to clear service indicator after oil change

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    So I recently went into the dealer for my second oil change at 18,500 miles. They had also done the first oil change at 8k miles. When I called to schedule the oil change they indicated I need an annual service. I asked the cost and it was a little over $800. I asked what that involved and it...
  7. Oil around top of spark plug 2006 AJV8 4.4

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    I have just change my plugs and noticed there was a little oil around the top of one plug so its time to look at the seals. I can see posts where the cam seal gaskets should be replaced but they are for earlier models with the BMW engines mines is the Ford Jag engine naturally aspirated and its...
  8. 4.4 tdv8 Range Rover Vogue SE oil leak

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    I have a 2010 Vogue 4.4 tdv8 Range Rover Vogue SE and just sorted an oil leak out and would like to share the Fix . The cooler has 2 gaskets an upper and lower and also 2 x o'rings on a pipe leaving the oil cooler at the rear for a pipe to the turbo I believe. I've found the part numbers of the...
  9. Can You Display Oil Temp Coolant Temp, Trans Temp etc...

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Good evening... Interested to know if there is a way to display fluid temps and pressures on 2010 RRS SC. I have searched to no avail. I will admit quantity of research time does not equate to quality of results. In otherwords, I am terrible at finding results or they do not exist... Either...
  10. 2008 Oil Change

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Today I changed the oil in “Meg” our 2008 L322. It’s my first time under the car with tools. In removing the skid pan only about 1/2 the bolts and screws are there. I did replace 5 as that’s all the ones I had in my bins, will get some more as I’m still a few short. The change went pretty...
  11. L494 RR Sport Diesel Engine Oil Extraction Technique - video

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    I had trouble finding oil extraction instructions online and thought the following might be helpful. The following outlines instructions related to engine oil extraction on a 2014 - 2018 Range Rover Sport Td6 3.0 Diesel Engine. The oil extraction port is located on the passenger side of the...
  12. ‘97 2.5 - oil leak frustration- identifying source

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi guys, Writing this post from a place of utter frustration. Since early October I’ve been on a quest to rid my DSE of all oil leaks. Which has include renewing: Rocker cover gasket Engine oil sump gasket Oil cooler pipes Auto gearbox oil cooler & pipes Gearbox sump gasket (new filter too...
  13. Oil Leak Passenger Side Front Minor

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    I have a 2009 range rover full size supercharged and I have noticed after driving and parking there is oil that drips from very front passenger side. I can small amount of oil dripping from the passenger side front plastic cover underneath the car. It only drips after driving and it is parked...
  14. Backfire after oil change

    Range Rover Evoque / L538
    I have a evouge 2015 and after oil change now has a backfire after letting off the gass. Anyone have any ideas what could have caused this?
  15. TD6 Oil Change Parts list and suppliers

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    I am due for a service in my 2017 TD6 ...looking for the oil filter, air filter, cabin filter, number of liters of oil....AND Off The Shelf oil... The wife's Cayenne uses a special Mobil 1 oil for her diesel...but I can find it on Amazon.....What have people found for an approved oil...
  16. '97 2.5 DSE Auto - Oil Sump Gasket replacement question.

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi everyone, I've got a new engine oil sump gasket ready to fit to the 2.5 diesel BMW M51 engine in my P38. My question is, the Workshop Manual advises to use 'STC3373' sealant. Has anyone used this? It's nearly €45 which seems a lot. I wonder if its essential to use additional sealant and or...
  17. Changing your own oil, 16k between oil changes, and cost?

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    I've been changing my own oil for years on most of my vehicles, most recently I had purchased the oil evacuator when doing my 2011 BMW 740il and my 2010 Range Rover. The evacuator makes it so quick and easy. So here's my question; I have a 2016 RR HSE Td6 with 28k miles, the dealer said I don't...
  18. Oil change 2013 RRSC

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    I am preparing the change oil this weekend and was reviewing Topix to make sure that I have the correct amount of oil. Topix recommends 8.0L or 14 pints for a V8 petrol motor. Problem is that 14 pints is 6.62 liters. 8 liters is nearly 17 pints. The last time I changed the oil, I used 8 liters...
  19. Weird noise oil filter area

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hi guys. Since yesterday I noticed that a weird noise started on the housing that holds the oil pressure sensor and oil temp sensor. I have removed the oil pressure sensor in the shop and the oil pressures (idle and hot) were within the specs. This is the link for the video ...
  20. Synthetic oil for high mileage engine

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    What would be the best synthetic oil to use in a high mileage engine? Should i continue to use the originally recommended mobil one fully synthetic or should i be switching to a special brand that would serve the engine better due to its high mileage? I have currently clocked 245,000 miles...
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