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That would need to be a heck of a wind to impact the steering on a 4700 pound SUV.
 

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So you don't care for the power steering doing it's job? I for one have never felt unstable in any Range Rover product.
 

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Not sure if my experience matches yours, but my biggest complaint about my 2016 is how it “wanders” at highway speeds. While it tracks straight, it will easily drift if you’re not extremely careful. So much so that my wife has been begging me to sell it after only a month of ownership (in 2016).

This is my 12th Land Rover (7 range rovers, 2 defenders, 2 discoveries) and I’ve never had one that feels quite like this. I still have low miles on this 2016 sport, but I plan on putting on a bit sportier tire (wider and shorter sidewall) when it’s ready for them (should be less than 10K miles). If that doesn’t solve or make it at least a bit better, I’ll likely sell it and go a different direction.
 

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I was totally unhappy with the “wandering” and “light” steering issue on my brand new 2015 SVR. I finally took it to the dealer after 2k kilometres and the technician discovered the wheel alignment was significantly off and causing the steering issues. After the wheel alignment service the vehicle has driven perfectly ever since.
 

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Canuck, finally someone with an answer The L320 had similar issues with incorrect alignment specs distributed. A TSB was immediately issued with corrected specs complaints disappeared very quickly. I should have remember the L320 alignment issue earlier.

Canuck, Do you perhaps have the specs they used? This was a full four wheel alignment right?
 

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I was totally unhappy with the “wandering” and “light” steering issue on my brand new 2015 SVR. I finally took it to the dealer after 2k kilometres and the technician discovered the wheel alignment was significantly off and causing the steering issues. After the wheel alignment service the vehicle has driven perfectly ever since.
Canuckrover, I think you hit the nail on the head! I will be taking to the dealership and asking for this to be looked at per your advice, thank you!
 

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Not sure if my experience matches yours, but my biggest complaint about my 2016 is how it “wanders” at highway speeds. While it tracks straight, it will easily drift if you’re not extremely careful. So much so that my wife has been begging me to sell it after only a month of ownership (in 2016).

This is my 12th Land Rover (7 range rovers, 2 defenders, 2 discoveries) and I’ve never had one that feels quite like this. I still have low miles on this 2016 sport, but I plan on putting on a bit sportier tire (wider and shorter sidewall) when it’s ready for them (should be less than 10K miles). If that doesn’t solve or make it at least a bit better, I’ll likely sell it and go a different direction.

Yes! This is what I'm referring to!
 

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I find the steering on my p400e 2019 MY to be relatively heavy. It is heavier than my old RR Sport which was MY 2016. I tmigh tbe because I often drive my wife's car which is a Kia Soul 2 in the city and the steering on that is super light.
 

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Canuck, finally someone with an answer The L320 had similar issues with incorrect alignment specs distributed. A TSB was immediately issued with corrected specs complaints disappeared very quickly. I should have remember the L320 alignment issue earlier.

Canuck, Do you perhaps have the specs they used? This was a full four wheel alignment right?
I checked my invoice and it indicated a four wheel alignment was done and steering wheel centred. The specs used were not indicated. I remember the senior technician who test drove it with me said it was definitely not right and he would be able to make it what it should of been on delivery.
 

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Canuck, finally someone with an answer The L320 had similar issues with incorrect alignment specs distributed. A TSB was immediately issued with corrected specs complaints disappeared very quickly. I should have remember the L320 alignment issue earlier.

Canuck, Do you perhaps have the specs they used? This was a full four wheel alignment right?
I checked my invoice and it indicated a four wheel alignment was done and steering wheel centred. The specs used were not indicated. I remember the senior technician who test drove it with me said it was definitely not right and he would be able to make it what it should of been on delivery.
Hi all, thanks for the advice, these forums rock! Took the car in yesterday with this advice, they fixed per spec and the issue of “wobbly” and “light steering” are now gone and the car drives “planted” and “heavy.” Thank you!
 
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