I have just completed a long trip , which include , amongst other highlights, Kruger.
Open road economy is excellent - 7 l/100km.
But as a local runabout I battle to achieve 10... I guess thgat is the price you pay for an auto.
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2.2-litre diesel engines explained Confusion exists over which 2.2-litre diesel engine are shared between different vehicles. Land Rover Defender 2.2 TDCi - engine shared with Ford Transit, Ford Ranger and derived from four-cylinder used in previous Ford Mondeo ST TDCi and Jaguar X-Type 2.2D. Engine...
AWTF-80 SC From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Aisin AW TF-8# SC series is a 6 speed automatic transmission designed for use in transverse engine applications. It is designed to handle a maximum of 440 N·m (324.5 ft·lbf) of torque. It is built in Anjo, Japan. It is also called the TF-80SC[2...
I like to find out as much as I can about any car I own. The Freelander does not have as much info available as Landys such as the Disco and Defender TD5 s. Perhaps a good sign? Anyway , for those interested in my education here is the first instalment in Freelander odyssey.. Freelander 2 (L359; 200...
About 5 years ago I bought a Scan Gauge while on a trip to Canada . Claimed to work on all cars post 1999 . Unfortunately for me I discovered layer that there were two exceptions : The TD5 landies and the 320d BMW. Does not work on these cars. Guess what two cars are in my garage !Gauge was put away...
naks wrote:Nice Dave!
Now, what mods are you going to do to it?
Thanks Naks. No ... mods ... yet !!
I have installed a Scan Gauge . IIRC Naks you used a Scan Gauge on your Puma ?
Did you use the X Gauge functions at all ?
Joos wrote:Hi Dave
Good luck with the smaller Green Oval . I see it is listed on Gumtree for R185 000
I bought it through RV Centre in Cape Town . Paid R180 000 for it.
128 000km Very nice condition.
A surge in engine speed will be associated with a surge in diesel supply to the engine. Several possibilties Partially blocked fuel filter Defective MAF/MAF plug connectors Defective accelerator potentiometer Defective fuel pressure regulator If possible have a diagnostic test done - it might just i...
Well I have made the inevitablev decision. The Defender 130 is gone. Long live the Freelander ! http://i705.photobucket.com/albums/ww59/pretdave/DSCF1334.jpg~original 2009 TD4 automatic 130 000km . First impressions favourable. Very lively engine - no turbo lag . Put foot and the boost pressure jump...