1996 Land Rover Discovery Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Land Rover Discovery

Repair Estimates

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1996 Land Rover Discovery
$
116
to $
197
1996 Land Rover Discovery
$
1,405
to $
1,831
1996 Land Rover Discovery
$
699
to $
931
1996 Land Rover Discovery
$
2,575
to $
4,363
1996 Land Rover Discovery
$
653
to $
818

1996 Land Rover Discovery Problems

Door Won't Open Due to Internal Failure of Rear Cargo Door Latch

Internal failure of the rear cargo door latch can cause the door to not open when using the outside door handle.

Sticky Ignition Switch May Cause Keys to Stick or Break

A sticky ignition switch can cause the ignition key to become stuck, and possibly break during operation.

"No drive condition" due to internal failure of front differential
Internal failure of the front differential can cause a condition where the vehicle may be in gear but does not move ("no drive condition").

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1996 Land Rover Discovery Recalls

Replacement Drive Shaft Couplings Vibrate And Fail

Vehicles that had drive shaft couplers replaced may have had defective parts installed, which can result in drive shaft vibration and separation. Dealers will replace the affected rear drive shaft couplers free of charge to resolve the concern.

Recall 04V203000
ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, A STRESS CRACK CAN DEVELOP IN THE PLASTIC FUEL TANKS.
Recall 98V040000
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. AS A RESULT OF CHAFFING OF A CRUISE CONTROL WIRE, THE STEERING WHEEL ROTARY COUPLER CAN OVERHEAT AND INADVERTENTLY DEPLOY THE DRIVER'S AIR BAG.

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1996 Land Rover Discovery Reviews

this thing is a piece of JUNK!! i have had nothing but problems with it! the brits cannot build a good car! i dont have time in the day to list everything that is wrong with it! i would be here all day! the list of things that work. we have put more money into the stupid thing then we paid for it. i hate the POS with a passion! i would have done cash for clunker but i didnt feel like hav...

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