Crank shaft, fuel pump, and loads of stuff I can't remember now; there's so much. General Comments: My Freelander has proved to be a very reliable and fun car. General Comments: Following a crash when my car was parked and hit from the rear, it took Landrover about 6 weeks to supply a new boot floor. Reproduction of part or all of the contents of this web-site in any form is prohibited and may not be recopied and shared with a third party. Total period of ownership, 14 months; period of time the car has been off the road with service centers, approximately 4 months. Do not tighten in one operation. No Review Date: 7th October, 2009 The above comment could have been written by me.
But the lack of reliability of this car is a nightmare. It now has engines better suited to its character, while the detail improvements do much to enhance daily life with the car. Faults: Air con gone, electrics gone - windows back doors twice , sunroof, door mechanisms back doors. No Review Date: 21st September, 2011 Faults: Transmission needed replacement, which cost approx. Brakes, brakes and more brakes. Year of manufacture 2001 First year of ownership 2001 Most recent year of ownership 2002 Engine and transmission 2.
No Review Date: 23rd June, 2007 I was thinking about the missus and kids when I bought ours second hand with 14k on it. And I believe that this engine was one of the better ones! The worst purchase we have ever made. Please check Land Rover car parts catalog for additional information if you're looking for parts to repair your vehicle. I agree with other comments about the noise at high speeds. Make sure to search the car specs including engine performance options, interior upgrades, headroom, cargo capacity and more. Anti-roll link bars have been replaced. We had a couple a good years out of it back and for the Vendee, but then the problems started; new gear box, 3k was the biggest choker.
And the most impressive, and unexpected, quality of this version is its refinement. The automatics come with Steptronic transmission and Land Rover has been careful to arrange that the hill descent control is disengaged when the driver selects Steptronic. The full Terms and Conditions of using this website and database can be found. It goes places that my Defender 90 will not go, it is smooth, quiet and comfortable. General Comments: Comfort and roomy interior is great, but after this experience we will buy our next car for reliability alone. The boot is a good size too, making the five-door Freelander at least, a very sensible family estate.
With a fuel consumption of 8. In league with its excellent ground clearance, this means that the Freelander is able to play the mountain goat better than its rivals, if not as well as its big brother the Discovery, which benefits from a set of low gear ratios and other sophistications. The company says that, partly by taking account of feedback from owners, and partly because this is a major up-grade, more than 40% of the components in the 1. The big news however, is that Freelander will now have as its top petrol engine the 2. Had it fixed at a Land Rover Dealer in Spain.
As I write, the vehicle is enjoying an extended holiday in Europe long after I have returned home. Delighted to read this comment - nicest one I've found practically! Repaired after a fight under guarantee. The Freelander I model is a car manufactured by Land Rover, sold new from year 2000 to 2002, and available after that as a used car. The quality of work performed by the service centers has been very poor. May 2009, head gasket went again.
. Will keep all posted as to performance etc. Those two engines are the most significant items of news. Inside, the somewhat bitty dash remains largely unchanged, but there's a new centre console and a few equipment improvements. The Freelander does lean in bends, and eventually it will run wide, but its behaviour never gets out of hand, the more accurate steering making light work of threading through corners.
Drive shaft universals wore out. Couple all this with a soft, cushioning ride, and the lofty vantage point that you enjoy, and you have yourself a very pleasant way to get about. Quick access to automobile-catalog website - - type in a browser: a-c. Sept, yes you guessed it, head gasket gone again. Any small problems that I have experienced have quickly and professionally been put right by my local Land Rover dealer.
The commercial copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any such matters or any part of this site is strictly prohibited. Diesel Fuel System : Common Rail Engine Alignment : Transverse Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 1951 cm3 or 119. My Freebie regularly regularly goes off roading, it's only drawback being a lack of ground clearance, it can hold it's own with all the big boys. Model year 2001 Year of manufacture 2001 First year of ownership 2004 Most recent year of ownership 2012 Engine and transmission 2. Landrover have had a dispute with their parts suppliers, who have now gone bankrupt. Lightly oil the threads of the new cylinder bolts, also apply some oil to the under side of the head bolts. Model year 2001 Year of manufacture 2001 First year of ownership 2008 Engine and transmission 1.