The plug is also magnetic to collect any metal particles that are in the diffs either from the manufacturing of the vehicle most likely and from general wear and tear during use. Again listing all the parts that are going to be included. So again, every 60,000 miles change the fluids. For orders on Sapphire you can call Theresa in the Pretoria region on 5620414. Up to 75% of engine wear occurs in the first 15 minutes. One of the most common services you're going to do to your vehicle is going to be the oil change. What I am trying to say is use the best oil you can and more importantly change it frequently.
Suppliers of Land Rover Parts, Land Rover spares and Land Rover accessories. This is available in Kwa-Zulu Natal at service stations served by the Sapref refinery in Durban. It will help your vehicle last longer. The correct tax treatment can then be applied. Everything is purchased by us! They define heavy duty diesel engines as diesel engines used in vehicles with a gross vehicle weight rating of 3900kg.
The cooling system should be drained, flushed and refilled with the correct amount of anti-freeze solution at the intervals given on the Service Maintenance Check Sheet. Order several bottles to keep on hand to use throughout the year. Multigrade oils are best for the Landy simply because of harsh changes in ambient temperatures in Africa. I also parked the car on some larger blocks of wood to aid access underneath the front end. First time customers: Adding this Preferred Customer trial to the shopping cart you will automatically get 25% discounts on your entire order as well as future orders during the next 6 months! Any injury, damage or loss that may result from improper use of the tools, equipment, or the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not Auto Repair Guys.
You can E-mail me if you require more information. Air conditioning Use only refrigerant R134a. Dingocroft stocks Penrite Oils, Comma Oils and Land Rover branded oils where available. So a ratchet, or breaker bar will remove it no problem. If you wish to order over the phone, call the highlighted phone number in yellow above right now. If you buy a drum of any oil it will be cheaper than halfords because you are buying in bulk.
After a bit of searching around there is a Brass replacement plug available easily on Ebay. Well the site states magnatec nothing about diesel specs at all! Well the castrol site suggests magnatec 10w-40 for the Td5 a petrol oil in a diesel There is a diesel specific Magnatec, I use it my self, change every 10K with a filter. The procedure is identical for both the front and rear axles. You want to leave yourself some space so when you're carrying it across the garage you're not spilling it all over the floor. Where ambient temperature remains above -20 ° C -4 ° F , use either Texaco cold climate power assisted steering fluid , Dexron 11 or Dexron 111 non-synthetic fluid.
Anti-Freeze Concentration The overall anti-freeze concentration should not fall, by volume, below 50% to ensure that the anti- corrosion properties of the coolant are maintained. You would use a strap wrench to remove this, When you go to install the new filter, I generally recommend take a quart of oil, fill the new filter up until the point where it's even with the gasket. Filter - Appropriate one will be sent based on your vehicle. Then click Checkout after you've added your last item to the cart. Change Your Mind, Not Your Oil. And in a minute I'm going to show you where all your drain plugs and your fill plugs are so you can do this maintenance yourself.
To make sure you have enough you will have to buy 4 litres, it retails at around £12 a litre. On the Web site you can also have a look at a description of the service categories of engine lubricants. This has a copper sealing gasket on the back of the plug, you'll be receiving a new one with your kit. Information given in this video does not guarantee the desired outcome. They also provided me with a spreadsheet which contains all relevant oil specifications for Land Rovers and according to this spreadsheet sequence E2 is prescribed for the 300Tdi engine. This is a great time and money saver. And that's pretty much it.
Permit your engine to operate at the most efficiency and travel with assurance. Always good to use a new gasket. I do not know why Land Rover still prescribes the above service category in this specific Service Manual. All figures shown are for Standard Wheelbase. In the end I had no choice but to chisel the plug and knock it loose. Handbrake Cables: Use Graphite Grease. You've come to the right place to get affordable quality Oil Filters for your Land Rover Discovery.
To answer the question of what grade and how many quarts a Disco 2 takes. If you frequently use your Land Rover in mud or water where the possibility of water ingress into the differentials is high, it would be wise to use Shell Spirax to cut down on costs. It tests vehicles with optional equipment and with a more demanding test procedure and driving profile. Buy 2 at a time, you'll save yourself some money and some time. Fits perfect and now wont ever chew up when removing them.
My point is that you definitely cannot afford to use second best lubricants just to save a few rand, in view of the possibility of driving your Land Rover for another 100 000 km without having major expenses on the engine or gearbox. And I find, especially with the gaskets, it's very important. Have ran Maganatec in the Falcon for the last 80K, changed every 10K without drama, runs sweet. Real world figures may differ. You want to take a bucket that will hold at least 6 quarts of oil, preferably 9. This is really good stuff! In the end I decided to use Castrol Syntrax which is a semi-synthetic and it is readily available at my local Halfords store. Recommended Lubricants Our revised lists are now spread over several pages, so please follow the relevant link for your model.