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LRV DAV
 


Member Since: 21 Mar 2017
Location: Ayrshire
Posts: 203

United Kingdom 2005 Discovery 3 TDV6 HSE Auto Zambezi SilverDiscovery 3

Hi Ice,

Private sale so no come back. Something tells me he knew some of the things but hey. you pay your money you take your chances. Looking on the bright side it gives me the chance to go all over the disco and win I'm finished i will know i have a really sound vehicle. Good for the guys on here as well. When or i should say if i goto sell in a couple of years then at least they will be able to look back on here and see i have done all the right things.

Its also just turned a 100,000 so plenty of life left.
  
Post #186962017th Oct 2017 8:22 pm
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Iceman08
 


Member Since: 22 Sep 2014
Location: Hereford
Posts: 1943

United Kingdom 2006 Discovery 3 TDV6 SE Auto Java BlackDiscovery 3

Yep, you can't cry over spilt milk so onwards and upwards!

I don't know if your hands on or not but I really enjoy working on my D3 and have slowly chipped away at bits over the years, and new bit's keep appearing! It gives me a sense of satisfaction Cool

I have done a thread with all the bits I've done to mine except for the last 6 months or so, I need to update those! It's called "Meet Vinnie" if your interested!

Have you considered Pirelli ATR tyres?
   
Post #186962717th Oct 2017 8:28 pm
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LRV DAV
 


Member Since: 21 Mar 2017
Location: Ayrshire
Posts: 203

United Kingdom 2005 Discovery 3 TDV6 HSE Auto Zambezi SilverDiscovery 3

Hi Ice,

I dont mind getting stuck in. I have no issues when it comes to detailing to fitting mods but lack confidence in the mechanical side. Friend who has a garage is willing to let me help so i can learn. i feel the best way to learn is to actually do it. Going to start off with changing discs and pads. then move on to the arms and bushes.

Have a great thirst to learn just lacking the confidence. Watch this space. Will keep an eye on your thread. Not considered the Pirelli ATR. will have a look. quote today for 5 new bd goodrich was 164 per tyre. had to pick myself up off the ground. Not even a discount for buying 5. Cant afford to but 5 new tyres and do all the work on the list. Going to have a look on beau and gumtree to see if there are any decent used tyres. Not sure if this is a good idea or not. Have looked on here but nothing so far
  
Post #186963617th Oct 2017 8:41 pm
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DSL
Keeper of the wheelie bin 


Member Since: 11 May 2006
Location: Somewhere.
Posts: 56392

United Kingdom 2011 Discovery 4 3.0 SDV6 HSE Auto Zermatt SilverDiscovery 4

Much discussion on ATRs here: http://www.disco4.com/forum/topic135118.html?highlight= They are going on my D4 once the Wranglers are done. Thumbs Up
 

11 D4 HSE - just Dee, no more Double Disco. Sad 
 
Post #186963717th Oct 2017 8:43 pm
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Pete199
 


Member Since: 21 Feb 2016
Location: Preston, Lancashire
Posts: 133

United Kingdom 2006 Discovery 3 TDV6 Metropolis LE Auto Java BlackDiscovery 3

+1 for ATRs. Thumbs Up


  
Post #186967818th Oct 2017 1:40 am
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Moo
D3 Decade 


Member Since: 13 Aug 2010
Location: Wiltshire
Posts: 5833

United Kingdom 2005 Discovery 3 TDV6 S Manual Zambezi SilverDiscovery 3

Tyres Direct are doing GGAT3 at £134

https://www.tyresdirectuk.co.uk/product-ca...t3/page/2/

Lots selling Goodyear Duratrcs for around the £120 mark. Personally this is what I would put on. Mine have been brilliant.

Put a wanted ad on here and see what comes up. Many members have tyres squirrelled away that they might want to get rid of - eh Del Whistle
 Original Owner
200,000 miles and counting
05 S manual owned from March 2005
D4 Face lifted
V8 Front brakes
BAS Remap, Allisport Intercooler and deCat
EGRs blanked
T-Max split charge
Hanibal Expeedition rack
Prospeed ladder
Duratrac tyres
IID BT
BAS FBH control 
 
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DSL
Keeper of the wheelie bin 


Member Since: 11 May 2006
Location: Somewhere.
Posts: 56392

United Kingdom 2011 Discovery 4 3.0 SDV6 HSE Auto Zermatt SilverDiscovery 4

Unfortunately all my D3 tyres are gone, just one extra 6mm 19" Scorp for Dee. Big Cry Big Cry Big Cry
 

11 D4 HSE - just Dee, no more Double Disco. Sad 
 
Post #186968518th Oct 2017 6:30 am
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Ray Clayton
 


Member Since: 15 Aug 2014
Location: Ilkeston. Derbyshire
Posts: 137

England 2008 Discovery 3 TDV6 SE Auto Buckingham BlueDiscovery 3

Hi
Sorry to hear you have a long list of jobs.
am on GGAT, but next set will be GGAT3 they seem a good al round tyre for my needs.

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Post #186988518th Oct 2017 4:52 pm
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LRV DAV
 


Member Since: 21 Mar 2017
Location: Ayrshire
Posts: 203

United Kingdom 2005 Discovery 3 TDV6 HSE Auto Zambezi SilverDiscovery 3

Hi,

Lots of guys say the general grabber tyre becomes noisy after a while. Is this true. and proof they do not get noise the older they get?
  
Post #186996318th Oct 2017 7:55 pm
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Darth
 


Member Since: 12 Apr 2014
Location: Suffolk
Posts: 29

United Kingdom 2005 Discovery 3 TDV6 HSE Auto Zambezi SilverDiscovery 3

Been running them for nearly 4 years and I've not heard any noise difference
  
Post #187001518th Oct 2017 9:28 pm
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tayaste
 


Member Since: 15 May 2013
Location: Chester
Posts: 6867

United Kingdom 2008 Discovery 3 TDV6 HSE Auto Stornoway GreyDiscovery 3

My ggat quiet too.



Crap in the wet tho’
   
Post #187004618th Oct 2017 10:19 pm
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OJ-LR4
 


Member Since: 01 Oct 2017
Location: Loch Leven
Posts: 383

Scotland 2015 LR4 3.0 SDV6 SE Tech Auto Corris GreyLR4

We had a loan car D4 2011 HSE with a complete set GG while our was getting a fixed towbar and wiring upgrade to 13 pin, I definitely noticed a increase in road noise from the tyres compared to the standard m+s Goodyear fitted to ours, nothing that would put me off having a set tho as I think they are better in winter.

Sorry to see you’ve got so many problems, a lot of which you could most likely do yourself tho save the labour cost
  
Post #187005218th Oct 2017 10:40 pm
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