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  1. RRC Lift + Tire Advice

    Range Rover Classic
    Hi all, I'm debating whether or not to lift my Range Rover. This existential crisis started when I noticed cracking on my tire sidewalls. I've been looking for something replace the 225/75R16 Dunlop Radial Rovers that came with the car - I've always found them proportionally awkward anyway...
  2. Fuel level sensor for '86 3.5 V8 EFI RRC

    Range Rover Classic
    Hi. New member so please bear with me :). I recently aquired RRC for restoration project and and it's got faulty fuel level sensor. The level connector that should give ohm reading shows no conductivity between the sensor body and the connector. I've tried googling the correct sensor a bit...
  3. Bought an RRC then drove it 1200 miles home. (pics included)

    Range Rover Classic
    I bought my 91 RRC then flew from Portland, OR -----> San Diego with the plan to drive back on CA Hwy 395 through the Sierra Nevada Mountains. 99% of the people I told this to thought I was a little nuts. I was a first time Range Rover owner, I was buying an RRC I'd only seen in pictures and a...
  4. New RRC owner in the midst.

    New Member Introductions
    Hey everyone, after years of lurking and months of looking I finally pulled the trigger on my first Rover. She's a 2 owner '91 Trocadero Red RRC with just under 150K and records since new. I've had it for about 4 months now and have racked up about 5000 miles, worked out some not so serious bugs...
  5. '94 RRC LH Door Handle Assy Replacement/Install Assistance

    Range Rover Classic
    Hey all, The other morning I (hastily) forced the key to turn in the door-handle tumbler. Instead of unlocking the vehicle I snapped something. (Not sure what snapped, but now the key continuously turns in the tumbler w/o locking or unlocking) The snap happened because the lock button got...
  6. Just bought a '86 RRC with a '92 3.9 V8

    Range Rover Classic
    Hello guys! I'm from Istanbul, Turkey and I just paid deposit to a '86 RRC! She has '92 3.9 V8 motor with LPG. I insist on to remove the LPG from motor. The seller is going to deliver the car 2 weeks later without LPG. Actually it's going to be my first Land Rover and also my first...
  7. Viscous Coupling Replacement 1995 Classic

    Range Rover Classic
    My viscous coupling went bad in my blue 95 a while back and I've put off fixing it for a while now but I think I finally have time to tackle the project. I have never done a VC replacement before and there doesn't seem to be much in the shop manual about it. Does anyone know how to replace one...
  8. Spare wheel shaped tool box!

    Range Rover Classic
    Ok, I know this is a bit unusual, but I've searched and searched without finding any ideas. I've finally welded up a new rear bumper on my 1994 RRC which holds a 32" spare tire and a 5 gallon army fuel can. I have all the fabrication equipment i need, so it struck me, here I am carrying a bunch...
  9. Replace my 94' RRC for a 2006+ Range Rover?

    General Chatter
    Hi, I have been driving a 1994 Range Rover Classic for quite some time now. In a couple months from now I'll be traveling a lot further than I had been before. MPG isn't a big concern but reliabaily is a huge concern, and I don't want to be left stranded 2hr+ away from home. The newer range...
  10. Rear window rubber for a 78' 2 door

    Range Rover Classic
    hello all I am currently restoring a 78' Range Rover and am in the process of replacing the shot rubbers This has become an issue as I cannot locate any new old stock oem or reproduction rubbers for the rear windows Any help you could give would be appreciated Thanks
  11. Miss Fire/Rich Fuel Mixture

    Range Rover Classic
    So I recently bought a 1988 range rover classic that's seen more than a few owners, as well as its fair share of wheeling. the only thing that's really got me scratching my head is its miss fire, i thing it could be related to the engine running rich. I hooked it up to a 5 gas analyzer yesterday...
  12. 94 classic 3.9L oil pressure problems

    Range Rover Classic
    Just did the 4.6L conversion into my 94 range rover classic, primed oil pump with impact drill intially had 20 PSI then dropped to 10 PSI at the same consistant speed. When I started the engine there was no oil pressure (0 PSI). Suspect oil pump clearence issues. Has anyone seen or heard of this...
  13. The Search For A Galvanised Chassis

    Range Rover Classic
    Could someone please advise me where to obtain a galvanised chassis for a re-build of my beloved Classic Range Rover, 1994. I've been informed that it is possible to buy a NEW one, but i have been unable to source one. I would be very grateful for any advice. Also I would very much like to buy a...
  14. Exhaust System

    Range Rover Classic
    Hi, I need a whole new exhaust system for my 1991 3.9 Range Rover Classic Vogue SE Automatic and I'm having difficulty finding where to source it from. I want to get a full stainless steel system but if anyone has any advice of what to get and where from it would be a great help! Thanks
  15. 1992 RRC: Power windows, cig lighters, radio inoperable

    Range Rover Classic
    Was installing a new gearbox bias plate and springs on my RRC turbo D 5-speed. After reinstallation of the center console I noticed all of these not working: All power windows Both cigar lighters Interior rear view mirror map lights Rear wiper All fuses on main panel are good. Really stumped...
  16. Hello from Austin, TX

    New Member Introductions
    Hi guys. I've been mooching information from this site for quite some time now. I appreciate all those that provide great insight to the RRC world. As of Friday, I finally found a RR and it gets here this week. My initial perameters were to find a white, 1995 or older RRC as I was a sucker for...
  17. 90 RRC Engine Swap advice and tips needed.

    Range Rover Classic
    Hi All, I'm about to jump into an engine swap on my 90 RRC. I have the 3.9 with a new alternator, and power steering pump that appears to be leaking and I believe a broken crank. I've done engine swaps on race cars and the like in the past, but i'll be doing this one mostly on my slightly...
  18. Pulley and Belt issues w/ alternator, power steering, and crankshaft

    Range Rover Classic
    Pulley and Belt issues w/ alternator, power steering, and crankshaft First post - thanks for the help. Broke down yesterday with what seemed like a dead battery or perhaps a bad alternator. Towed it to a close mechanic (not a LR or RR specialist) and they pointed out a few problems. They...
  19. mechanical aftermarket gauge instal

    Range Rover Classic
    for a while now i have been trying to figure out how to put aftermarket gauges in my range rover mainly because i wanted to replace the dummy lights just in case their was a actual urgent problem. I decided to post all of the steps on how to do it will post pics later today, feel free to...
  20. Bonnet Question

    Range Rover Classic
    Hello, does anyone know if a 1990 hidden hinge bonnet, hinges and scuttle plate, would bolt straight onto my 1983 exposed hinge range rover?
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