Raise and support vehicle note the warning 2. Clean area around drain and fill plugs, remove fill plug 3 Remove drain plug, drain fluid 4. Certainly at the Repco, Autopro and Supercheap stores I looked at they did not have any Castrol oil that met specs - but I could have gone over to the Castrol distributor and got it. This basic oil change should keep the oil happy until then. I use a full synthetic 5W-30 in the engine, I use full synthetics in the difs and transfer case, personally I use the Royal Purple 75W-90 full synthetic in the transfer case as well. Cheers Garry Garry I use Castrol Magnatec 5W30.
Our Affiliates may aggregate this information with other information that you have provided to them or that you have collected as part of your use of the Services. Garry Went shopping for engine oil and of course nothing has specs exactly the same as listed by landrover. Hey Charles - Its been a while! Neither diff has a washer - use thread sealer on the drain plug. I'll post what he says. See the seller's listing for full details. This amount is subject to change until you make payment.
What does the engine oil spec mean in plain english? Tighten filler plug to 34Nm 25 lb-ft 7. The pollen filter is due next service so I will pull the one I have out and just tap any stuff out. I think we've got the fluid type and volumes nailed down Thank you for all the details! Listening to some of the stories on here and a lack of service history on my car mainly oil changes I am intending to do the things I have listed, to bring the servicing back to a known baseline. The low brake warning lights come on at 75% worn mine have not as yet - what does this equate to pad thickness?? In case there will be any problems please contact the technical service. I did mine a month ago with my 13 year old son helping. As soon as I finish of my Lifeguard oil I could well be changing over. I will then follow the service schedule with the exception of the air filter, diffs, tfr case and gearbox oils which will be done on a 48,000 - 96,000km schedule.
If other services have been done correctly and on time there is nothing else to, not even checking the pads etc. I have researched as best I can and have come up with oil specs and volumes for the fluid changes I want to make. I didn't, and some dust from a recent 4wding trip that was on the underside of the engine cover fell into the oil filler hole. I had some trouble getting the old filter out of the housing but a bit of gentle prising with a screw driver got it out. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Programme New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging where packaging is applicable.
You guys are going to wear me down to to point that it's easier to to just give the instructions. I apologize if it was already discussed but what is the forum's recommended milage for replacing the fluides? Be prepared for a lot of leakage if you use one of these things Click to expand. I've got to the dealship tomorrow for a air con service and I plan on asking the tech about the gear oil to get his opinion on it. If the item comes direct from a manufacturer, it may be delivered in non-retail packaging, such as a plain or unprinted box or plastic bag. Clean the area around the differential fill plug and drain plug, remove the fill plug 3. Clean component mating faces, install a new sealing washer, install drain plug and tighten to 22Nm 16lb-ft 6.
I used Royal Purple 75w 90 Gear Oil one week ago today for my front diff and also my rear electonic locking diff. My independant went in to his local and bought a pallet of it from them, it was cheaper than he can buy it direct from Castrol. The discount auto stores sell a cheap pump that screws onto the oil containers. Position container to collect fluid, remove the drain plug. I will be doing the work myself - don't trust any of the so called local experts - and contracting out any particular bits I cannot do - looking at the workshop manual it looks stgraight forward - basically no different to any other car. For more information about cookies, please visit our Necessary must be allowed Statistics Marketing Agreed. Thanks for that information - great stuff.
Amsoil has a complete Fluid cross reference chart for the Land Rovers. Therefore the decision was made not to give technical data. It was posted up on the D3 forum, I don't think the supermarkets knew what had hit them when every Land Rover owner for miles around descended on them! Remove engine skid plate 2. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. I got the last containers the local one had. I am happy about doing the work but always happy to take pointers from those who have done it before. I did the right thing for once and actually used my tension wrench 18ft ibs to tighten up the filter housing - however when everything went awfully tight and there was no slipping on the tension wrench I began to smell a rat - the tension wrench is knackered and I had over tensioned it - took a bit to get it off but no damage done except a little burring of the top nut moulding when the socket slipped off trying to undo it.
Also I wonder how long it will be that a disposable screw in oil filter is made - the current arrangement is a bit backward. We may receive commission if your application for credit is successful. Other work · Replace fuel filter because it was not done at 48,000km · Check air filter — replace if necessary — due for replacement next service · Replace rear diff oil — 1. I did use fluids from the dealer - there aren't many if any options. Also a trick for new players - put some nice clean rag in the oil filler hole when you take the the top engine cover off. All information correspond to the best of our knowledge to the actual situation of the cognitions and our development. Likewise it is easy for any water or dirt around the filler to fall into the oil filler hole even with the engine cover on.