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  1. DIY Rear Brake Pads - Piston Retract Issue

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    Hi All, I was in the garage this evening doing my brakes and an oil change and got everything done but the rear pads. I used the iLand diagnostic tool to set the parking brakes to the service position, as directed in the JLR maintenance procedures. I could hear the e-brake motors working and...
  2. Rear brakes - piston wont turn in

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    I tried replacing my rear brakes today and had issues returning the piston. I have the tool to turn it back in and turned it clockwise about 5-6 turns while pushing in on it. It didnt collapse at all. I turned it another few turns and it tightened a bit.... still not collapsing at all. I had...
  3. engine piston identification

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi, would anyone happen to know what's the story with these pistons? Block, crank, rods are stock 4.6, just the pistons look different than standard. Pistons ? Block #60D Standard piston
  4. Piston ring size 5.0 S/C

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hi everyone ! I'm new member here. Sorry for my english in advance , since I'm from Russia) My car is 2010 RRS supercharged. I faced with a problem in my engine. Piston rings should be changed , but it is not simply as with 4.2 S/C. Because spare rings just don't exist for aj133. My friend...
  5. Compressor rebuild, Piston screw?

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi all After removing the allen screw to get to the screw holding the piston in place I am stuck. The screw inside the hole does not look like anything I've seen before. I tried to get a picture into the hole to show what it looks like, anyone that can spread som light on this or has my...
  6. Piston order?

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    2006 HSE Is the engine order when facing my Rover from the front 7 8 5 6 3 4 1 2 I have three codes one of which is P0353. I also have two other codes on the 8 and 5. I switched some coils around but nothing happened. I also put a new coil in 3 but still have the code. Am I wrong...
  7. Damaged Piston and block

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    In the past few weeks i had my RRS Supercharged 2009 4.2L engine that started to overheat with a couple of coolant problems, just two weeks ago while driving in the highway the car started to overheat with lack of power, just a minutes after stopping and checking the engine on highway i got an...
  8. piston issue?

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hilarity not withstanding, top engine clatter when warm only. Guessed and diagnosed by them that know to be a worn cam, turns out, tis not !! So that is a totally pointless job done. :) Next assumption is that is could be a damaged piston skirt or other piston issue. Just thought I would ask if...
  9. Changing Front Six Piston Brembos with Pics

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    I changed the pads out on my new to me RR 2011 V8 SC, and the backs are as expected, but the fronts are fixed caliper monoblocks which are a bit different from floating calipers. I didn't find info on this procedure for the rover's six pistons anywhere so I decided to put a quick write up here...
  10. Help Needed to get a Part That is Only in Stock in the USA!

    General Chatter
    Curious? Please read on.... I need a piston for a 2006 4.2 Supercharged engine for an L322 (part number LR002439). I am in Malaysia and I normally get my parts from the UK but Land Rover UK do not have this part in stock; it's on "back order" with no date. After two days (and late nights) on the...
  11. 06 RRSC Rear Brake Piston Source? Need to rebuild and replace piston

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    06 RRSC Rear Brake Piston Source? Need to rebuild and replace piston Hi I've been looking around and I'm finding the front pistons but not locating the rears. I live in a high salt usage area and the rear brake pistons are rusted up. I had one locked up caliper over the weekend. With some...
  12. EAS piston rings

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Has anyone tried to replace the piston rings on the old style L320 EAS compressor? I have a 2006 with 120k and the compressor supplies well over 140psi to the tank and will run normally then start to slow down like it is seizing up then stop and fault out. After cooling down it works fine...
  13. Re-building EAS piston gasket

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    im stuck again, i cant seem to get the top cap off the piston to put the new seal on. ive watched a video of RSWsolutions on youtube and the top of his piston was brass, mine seems to be steel....:oops: ive started to damage the top of the piston now as well any ideas on how to et it off...
  14. ABS modulator Steel piston components

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    I've seen some really ancient threads on here about replacing the plastic piston parts in the early 95-99 abs modulators. I cannot seem to find any supplier for these kits. Has anybody encountered a supplier as of late or is it time to drag out the machining tools? On a 600mi roadtrip...
  15. Source for EAS Air pump Piston Seal on Thomas pump?

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Lots of the forum posts about this topic are old / dated. What is the CURRENT best place to locate just the piston seal on the Thomas pump in the P38? I see one listed for $19,99 on JewellAmberoil.com / Falconworks ...
  16. How do I remove piston from EAS compressor??

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    As I research this on this forum I seem to be the only one having this problem.....but how to you get the piston out of the EAS pump so I can change the teflon seal?? I followed Goswin's photos at http://www.rangerovers.net/forum/7-range-rover-mark-ii-p38/16551-howto-replace-eas-seal.html...
  17. Aren’t pistons supposed to be flat on top …....... ?

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Howdy All! Long time – no post. Naturally I'm here today because I have a pretty serious problem. The Rangie (1999 mid year Gems 4.0) seems to have developed a hole in the top of #8 piston. Weird huh? It just rolled over 100,000 a couple of months ago and has been running great except for a...