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Paulpest
 


Member Since: 26 Jan 2017
Location: Tamworth
Posts: 19

United Kingdom 2008 Discovery 3 TDV6 HSE Auto Santorini BlackDiscovery 3

Diff breather & NSF Drive shaft replaced.
  
Post #18651055th Oct 2017 12:11 pm
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DavidSally
 


Member Since: 31 Oct 2012
Location: Chesterfield
Posts: 477

United Kingdom 2008 Discovery 3 TDV6 HSE Auto Tangiers OrangeDiscovery 3

New rock and tree sliders on




  
Post #18652275th Oct 2017 5:24 pm
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Trollman
 


Member Since: 09 May 2017
Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
Posts: 104

United Kingdom 2005 Discovery 3 4.4 V8 HSE Auto Zambezi SilverDiscovery 3

Fitted some 2016 LED rear lights tonight.. installed the resistors all working ok. Go to bolt in the RHS one, and notice that the lens has separated from the light unit !! This is a new Valeo one too. Had to put some tape on it for tonight as I need to use the truck in the morning.

Hopefully get it replaced.

Oh also put up 6th & 7th seat for the first time..

Tomorrow my plan it too replace the o ring's in my front valve block.
 *D3 V8 HSE silver 2004 on LPG (Wife's)
*D2 TD5 Epson Green 2002 Off roader (weekend toy)
*VW Golf R Wagon, Lapiz Blue 66 (to get from A - B quickly) 
 
Post #18656206th Oct 2017 7:11 pm
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JohnnyNapalm
 


Member Since: 14 Jul 2017
Location: Ramsey
Posts: 121

Isle Of Man 2005 Discovery 3 TDV6 S Manual Zambezi SilverDiscovery 3

Partial retrofitted front fogs and parking sensors due to 2 brackets seized and 2 bolts snapping.!
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Post #18663748th Oct 2017 10:31 pm
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pjm-84
 


Member Since: 04 Oct 2016
Location: Hampshire
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United Kingdom 2005 Discovery 3 4.4 V8 HSE Auto Zambezi SilverDiscovery 3

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Tomorrow my plan it too replace the o ring's in my front valve block


Patience is the keen when refilling the system. I didn't give mine enough time to recharge so I must of had it on and off 3 times and stripped and rechecked. Good advice on here from Pete K stopped me pulling my hair out.
  
Post #18663778th Oct 2017 10:37 pm
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kajtzu
 


Member Since: 10 Aug 2017
Location: Helsinki
Posts: 196

Finland 2005 Discovery 3 4.4 V8 HSE Auto Cairns BlueDiscovery 3

Changed transfer box fluid. Used Ravenol TF-0870. Old one looked fairly good in terms of color.

The fuel system got a can of BG 44K to top off the tank. Land Rover wrote a bulletin of that back in 2011 ("SSM46917 - Gasoline Fuel Additive For Clogged Fuel Injectors"). I didn't have any codes related to it but seemed like a good idea for preventive maintenance. Was €35 with 24% VAT. Big Cry

https://www.jaguarforums.com/forum/attachm...m46917.pdf
 

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Post #18664379th Oct 2017 10:04 am
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Trollman
 


Member Since: 09 May 2017
Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
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United Kingdom 2005 Discovery 3 4.4 V8 HSE Auto Zambezi SilverDiscovery 3

pjm-84 wrote:
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Tomorrow my plan it too replace the o ring's in my front valve block


Patience is the keen when refilling the system. I didn't give mine enough time to recharge so I must of had it on and off 3 times and stripped and rechecked. Good advice on here from Pete K stopped me pulling my hair out.


Thanks for the advise, I didn't do it in the end due to the rain.. So rebuilt my winch instead in the kitchen !!
 *D3 V8 HSE silver 2004 on LPG (Wife's)
*D2 TD5 Epson Green 2002 Off roader (weekend toy)
*VW Golf R Wagon, Lapiz Blue 66 (to get from A - B quickly) 
 
Post #18664959th Oct 2017 12:40 pm
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JohnnyNapalm
 


Member Since: 14 Jul 2017
Location: Ramsey
Posts: 121

Isle Of Man 2005 Discovery 3 TDV6 S Manual Zambezi SilverDiscovery 3

Finished off the retrofitting of front fogs and front pdc. Enabled pdc in Ccf. How easy was that. Well done to GAP for the iid kit. Thumbs Up
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kajtzu
 


Member Since: 10 Aug 2017
Location: Helsinki
Posts: 196

Finland 2005 Discovery 3 4.4 V8 HSE Auto Cairns BlueDiscovery 3

Upgraded satnav disc to a bit more recent... disc in the drive was from 2005. Someone must have fiddled with it at some point as the lock switch was in unlocked position and some of the loom clips under the driver's chair were loose, reconnected them to the frame.

Also had the power steering fluid changed, the shop used altogether around 1.5 L. We put Pentosin CHF11S as the new fluid.
 

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martynv8
 


Member Since: 27 Jun 2017
Location: Sheffield
Posts: 16

United Kingdom 2006 Discovery 3 TDV6 Base 7 Seat Auto Zambezi SilverDiscovery 3

Fitting roof rails today (short). Smile
  
Post #186770612th Oct 2017 7:49 am
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marsie
 


Member Since: 28 Feb 2010
Location: Sheffieldish
Posts: 1267

England 2006 Discovery 3 TDV6 Metropolis LE Auto Java BlackDiscovery 3

Replaced both front lower wishbones, both track rod arms and ends, nsf drive shaft and front brakes. Next job is check out the back end Rolling Eyes
Then gave it a going over with Poorboys black hole polish Bow down
Paul

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 Current fleet
2006 D3 Metropolis LE
2010 D4 XS-mods unto now,Remote FBH,4x4 info-timed climate,265/60/18 yokohama AT/s, Compomotive PD1881s*gone*
2016 Mini cooper Jcw 5 door
2008 Hilux Invincible 3.0D4d 
 
Post #186798713th Oct 2017 7:09 am
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kajtzu
 


Member Since: 10 Aug 2017
Location: Helsinki
Posts: 196

Finland 2005 Discovery 3 4.4 V8 HSE Auto Cairns BlueDiscovery 3

Replaced old style front differential breather vent with a new one, LR019450. Probably easiest thing I’ve ever done save for changing cup holders.
  
Post #186896116th Oct 2017 10:56 am
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kajtzu
 


Member Since: 10 Aug 2017
Location: Helsinki
Posts: 196

Finland 2005 Discovery 3 4.4 V8 HSE Auto Cairns BlueDiscovery 3

Changed to brand new winter Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9 SUV 255/55R19 tires with studs and brand new bolts I got from Bearmach.

I think the wheels are FFRR 2003-2006 stock rims but I'm not 100% sure - I got them as a deal sweetener.




The tire dealership said that if I get stuck in the winter it isn't going to be something that can be attributed to the vehicle or the tires.

Winter is coming... Rolling with laughter
 

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Post #187025719th Oct 2017 5:13 pm
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DSL
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Member Since: 11 May 2006
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United Kingdom 2011 Discovery 4 3.0 SDV6 HSE Auto Zermatt SilverDiscovery 4

Prefer to think of your country like this. Whistle Whistle

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None of this snow stuff on holiday for me. Whistle
 

11 D4 HSE - just Dee, no more Double Disco. Sad 
 
Post #187025919th Oct 2017 5:23 pm
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kajtzu
 


Member Since: 10 Aug 2017
Location: Helsinki
Posts: 196

Finland 2005 Discovery 3 4.4 V8 HSE Auto Cairns BlueDiscovery 3

I'm reasonably sure I'll enlighten the forum with some real winter pictures sooner or later Thumbs Up
  
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