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Land Rover Freelander Lack of Engine Oil to Lifters Causing High Speed Engine Tick

Land Rover Freelander Problem
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Model Years Affected: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005

Engine Affected: 2.5L V6

Average Mileage: 106,953 mi (69,000 mi - 180,000 mi)


A hydraulic valve lifter "tick" type noise may be noted at high engine speed. This commonly caused by lack of oil to the lifters. Our technicians recommend following the recommended oil service intervals to help prevent this problem.