Coolant Leak From Thermostat Housing on Land Rover Freelander

The thermostat housing can leak causing a low coolant condition and you may also notice a sweet burning smell.

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Average mileage: 87,833 (30,000–180,000)
Engine affected: 2.5L V6
4 model years affected: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005
14 people reported this problem
4 people shared problem details
2004 Land Rover Freelander- 2.5L V672,000
engine steaming out the coolant, smeeling sweet, not good
2003 Land Rover Freelander- 2.5L V6180,000
Well I am about to attempt to fix it. Its the only transportation I have so Bonzaii!!!!!!
2004 Land Rover Freelander- 2.5L V691,000
samething had to change the pump
2003 Land Rover Freelander- 2.5L V630,000
at first i foud the lack of anti-freeze liquid for monthes,i had to refill weekly.then I went to service .I had to have it replaced.
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