Land Rover
Range Rover
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Oil Leak From Timing Cover Area on Land Rover Range Rover

Problem Description and Possible Solution

An oil leak at the front of the engine may be a result if internal cracks in the timing cover. These cracks are caused by over torquing the oil cooler pipes. If leaks are noted at the cooler pipe fittings, the fittings/pipes should be removed, cleaned, and reinstalled to the correct torque. Our technicians tell us if the leaks persist the timing cover is most likely cracked internally and should be replaced.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 190,000 (190,000–190,000)
Engine affected: 4.4L V8
5 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more2003
5 people reported this problem