Land Rover Discovery Problem Report
Land Rover Discovery Leaking Head Gaskets May Cause Low Coolant Levels
Misfire on #5 and #7. Head gasket was blown. Dealer wanted $6k. Did it myself for $300 in parts and about 7 hours of labor. LR dealers are rip-off artist. If you can't work on your car yourself, I don't recommend one of these trucks. I love mine still though. - Visitor
Problem may not be leaking head gasket if related to missfire and bucking. Have coolant system pressure tested for leaks. If no leaks problem is your ignition coil not the head gasket. - Visitor
continuous slow loss of coolant, but now a huge puddle under the car coming from the passenger side toward the middle of the engine. back to shop tomorrow. - Visitor
replaced head gasket and water pump.... leaking again, not sure what now - Visitor
Block tester. Sold the vehicle - Visitor
Need an inex - Visitor
smoke from exhaust system on excelleration - Visitor
replaced head gasket - Visitor
Exhaust. Leak pass side between head and block.head gasket blown. Its a shame factory defect.needs new long block - Visitor
Not good now all dash lights on 04 discovery. - Visitor
just noticed this problem leaking into cylinder antifreeze in oil researching remedies at this point - gofgre
leaking out of rear of head - passenger side (right bank). Most likely due to poor repair on a head gasket replacement. New head gaskets & instead of using stretch bolts - I am using ARP head studs & straightened & trued the heads. - Visitor
gasket fails causing engine compresion to leak out gasket seal. $2200 repair so far including valve job. - Visitor
BLOWN HEAD GASKET - tholmn1
after LR dealership $750 tune-up, 3 amigo lights came on 5 miles down the road. Mechanic hooked up obd tester, it had a few misfires. Speed sensors also keep locking. Can't afford any more time off work & $$$$. - Visitor
what is the proper torque procedure for the head bolts on a 1997 land rover discovery?10 bolt h...
The engine oil pan and valve cover gaskets tend to develop oil leaks.
Can Idol or putt around town all day without overheating. Runs great until your on the highway...
And exhaust leak may be caused by catalytic converter securing nuts coming loose.