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  1. Range Rover 4.4 SDV8 Autobiography For Sale

    Romans International
    - Carpathian Grey with Ebony Leather - Premium Metallic 'Carpathian Grey' Paint - High Spec Example - Including 22" 7-Split Spoke Alloy Wheels & Panoramic Sunroof - Land Rover Manufacturer’s Warranty until September 2020 - Low Mileage - UK Supplied This opulent and tech-laden Autobiography spec...
  2. Range Rover sport hse dynamic sdv6 or Rr sport hse sdv8

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    Hi all, I am new here so thank you for your time, ‘I used to own a supercharge v6 petrol 2015 and loved it, changed to a c63s amg coupe and love it but going back to one of the above cars, ‘I took a sd6 for a drive yesterday which was the dynamic sport 2018 demo and am having issues finding...
  3. TDV8 / SCV8 L320 vs SDV8 L405

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    Dear all, I am currently looking for a 2011/2012 L320, TDV8 or SC vs 2013/14 SDV8 L405, price gap is about 30k and I am not sure if that is worthy, do you have any real life experience with these models? I am more interested in ride comfort, cabin noise and road dynamics. Thanks very much
  4. MY14 ATB SDV8 cup holder ACC socket and cigarette lighter

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    All, I've recently wanted to use this socket to power up a dashcam, it is dead. I've checked fuse 60 behind the glovebox and visually it is fine, but swapped it out anyway and retested. Socket still dead, even with the ignition on. So, anybody ever removed this, or know how? The other issue is...
  5. Six Weeks in MY15.5 SDV8 Autobiographu

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    Hello All Ive had the SDV8 Autobiography about 6 weeks now and I thought I'd do a short write up. (Posted this elsewhere too) Car had around 40 miles/60km on the clock when I picked her up. Will be interesting to see if the engine loosens up and feels different after a few thousand Had it...
  6. Traded in my 2014 SDV6 for a 2016 SDV8 Vouge

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    I purchased a 2014 SDV6 almost 2 years ago. I really love my truck. However there were 2 things that really just bothered me. 1. When I bought the truck I knew it didn't have the panoramic roof, but the deal was to good to pass up. I still wish I had this option because I think my kids would...
  7. 'Gearbox Overheating': 2014 SDV8

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    Guys, while in a stationary 1-hour traffic jam yesterday, I left the engine running and, when I eventually got moving, I received a 'Gearbox Overheating' message. I have 8,460 Miles on the dash (2014 SDV8, Vogue). The vehicle lost power, and I pulled to the side. I plugged in the IDTool and the...
  8. SDV6 SDV8 Reliability

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    hey friends, just wanted to ask on your own personal experience, how reliable is the SDV6, SDV8 models? Had a LR3 before and pretty much had a love-hate relationship due to some issues especially the first few month after delivery so kind of skeptical on how the SDV6 or SDV8 will do in terms of...
  9. L405 SDV8 4.4 Litre Diesel Engine Idling Noise

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    Hi, I am from Malaysia and just took delivery of a 2013 L405 SDV8 4.4 Litre Diesel Engine, but I notice that when idling the engine noise is much noisy and louder then a Toyota Land Crusier Diesel Engine. Is this normal? We are currently using EURO 2 diesel fuel and could this low grade of...
  10. TDV6 versus SDV8

    New Member Introductions
    I'm a new member and thinking of changing into a new RRVogue but not sure which motor size to get. Does it matter for resale? Does it matter for day to day comfort and driving? Will I notice .9 of a second difference 0-60.. I don't own a boat or trailer and haven't towed anything in the past...
  11. SVD6 vs SDV8

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    Gentlemen, Is there anyone who have had the privilege to drive both the SVD6 292 hp AND the SVD8? I've only been able to test drive the SVD6 and I'm curious how big change it is and if you get some "V8 feeling" with it (character and sound)? The SVD6 did go smooth and well, but (as so often) I...
  12. Cabin Smell from Vents on new 4.4 SDV8

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    Hi everyone Would really appreciate some advice on what may be causing a strange fumey type cabin smell in my 4.4 Uk spec SDv8 that is now just over a month old... Basically Ever since I have had the car I have noticed a low level fumey type smell coming through the vents. The smell is most...
  13. Great review on PistonHead of the SDV8

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    Any ideas if this will ever be available state-side? http://www.pistonheads.com/gassing/topic.asp?h=0&f=23&t=1348316&mid=0&i=0&nmt=RE%3A+Range+Rover+Sport+SDV8%3A+Driven&mid=0