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    Ever since I bought the Land Rover, I have had a sneaky suspicion that the cooling system was not pressurising correctly. My theory was proved correct last week when the heater matrix let go. Seems it had been leaking for…

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    Video: Green laning in Devon in Series 1 Land Rovers

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    Video: Torbay 4×4 Club Play Day

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    Which Land Rover to take off roading? Discovery 3

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