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by Craigp
Fri Jun 05, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: Main Disco 5 chat
Topic: tarnished wheels
Replies: 1
Views: 285

Re: tarnished wheels

Hi. Mine were changed under warranty for bubbling (rust).
by Craigp
Fri Jun 05, 2020 12:57 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Rear tailgate catching on bumper
Replies: 2
Views: 519

Re: Rear tailgate catching on bumper

Hi welcome. Yes i had this issue. I believe they adjusted the rear hatch and replaced the scuffed bit. And yes it was under warranty.
by Craigp
Wed Apr 15, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Disco 5 battery charging.
Replies: 1
Views: 1295

Re: Disco 5 battery charging.

Hi Les Copied this from another site. Obviously others having the same problems. globalsteabout 11 hours ago I use the NOCO genius 5, available at Halfords and arrives about 3 days later. Trade price is £52.  I just connected it to the battery terminals under the bonnet and it charged it up fine. Th...
by Craigp
Wed Apr 08, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: SIM Card Help
Replies: 41
Views: 21850

Re: SIM Card Help

Unfortunately Jim who may have been able to help as been band off the site. Suspect for surgesting owners try the more popular site, but can't be sure.
by Craigp
Wed Apr 08, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Whining noise when doings 70+ mph
Replies: 3
Views: 1658

Re: Whining noise when doings 70+ mph

Will the radio not turn up?
by Craigp
Tue Apr 07, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Whining noise when doings 70+ mph
Replies: 3
Views: 1658

Re: Whining noise when doings 70+ mph

If its the 2 litre i read on another forum there are issues with the balance shaft. Other than that mentions of turbo and idler pulley. But unfortunately no definitive answer.
by Craigp
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Battery keeps saying low battery
Replies: 3
Views: 2937

Re: Battery keeps saying low battery

Hi Defender. Yes have seen quite a few threads of owners having similar problems. Might be worth doing a Google search for that problem. I know some owners have fitted charging points to their cars especially if the cars not used too often.
by Craigp
Tue Mar 24, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Graunching sound when steering at low speeds
Replies: 2
Views: 1551

Re: Graunching sound when steering at low speeds

Yes i believe its electric power steering. So no top up im afraid.
by Craigp
Tue Mar 17, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Land Rover Customer Relations
Topic: Spare wheel theft
Replies: 13
Views: 9308

Re: Spare wheel theft

https://disco5.co.uk/forum/post27007.html#27007 The MY2017 wasn't fitted with any protection device so I personally fitted a 3rd party protection plate. LR then produced a similar protection plate but not considered quite as good which was fitted at the 1st or 2nd service. I stuck with the 3rd party...
by Craigp
Fri Mar 13, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Detachable towbar
Replies: 2
Views: 1551

Re: Detachable towbar

Hi, yes you are probably right. I'm assuming its not been off in a while. I had this on my D4. Lots of release oil or wd40. If you have the key turning fully i seem to remember knocking the latch mechanism with a metal driver + hammer under the car. But take care not to damage it. I only hit it fail...