Installing a CB in a Land Rover

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    Discovering the green lanes of Wales by Land Rover

    Today’s blog post is by guest writer Alan King Following an excellent (but extremely cold) weekend trip to Yorkshire in February this year, I decided I should try some green lanes when better weather was a possibility. Having enjoyed their…

    How to change the oil pressure switch on a Land Rover Tdi

    For some time now the oil presure light on the dashboard hasn’t been coming on when the ignition is switched on. So having ruled out that the lamp itself was at fault, it could only mean one thing – the…

    Video: Land Rover greenlaning in Oldham, Holmfirth & Saddleworth

    I enjoyed watching this video from Lowrangers 4×4 earlier this week, so decided to share it here as well. Looks like there are some awesome green lanes up north. Maybe a visit is in order! Enjoy the video!

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    In this first part of the Which Land Rover to take off roading series we are looking at the Land Rover which started it all – the Series 1. Old & fragile they may appear when compared to tricked up…

    How to change the air filter on a Land Rover Discovery

    A dirty air filter will make it harder for the engine to breathe, so after my recent mod’s of removing the EGR and de-catting the downpipe, I wanted to make sure the engine was getting as much good clean air…

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