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    How to change the in tank fuel pump on a Range Rover P38

    Changing the in tank fuel pump on the Range Rover filled me with dread. It needed changing as the fuel gauge was sticking, and giving me an inaccurate reading - and the fuel gauge sender is on the same unit…

    Fit for a Queen! Video of the Queen driving her Land Rover

    The Royal family have long had a love affair with Land Rover's, and here is a snippet of the Queen driving her 110 Defender around the Sandringham estate in England. The clip is from a BBC documentary dated from around…

    Which Land Rover to take off roading? Freelander 1

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    How to clean the main earthing points on a Land Rover

    The Land Rover has been suffering from some slow starts in the mornings recently. It has been bloody cold, and the I have been running some vegetable oil mixed with diesel, but it still seemed to struggle a little. My…

    South Devon Green Lane Trip

    One evening last week, myself & my buddy Sam, joined Nick from Torbay 4x4 Club on a green lane trip around south Devon. It was the Discovery's first proper green lane outing, and Nick decided to show me & Sam…

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