1996 LAND ROVER Discovery

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3 Recalls for 1996 LAND ROVER Discovery

Recall Date Component Summary
February 24, 1998 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. AS A RESULT OF CHAFFING OF A CRUISE CONTROL WIRE, THE STEERING WHEEL ROTARY COUPLER CAN OVERHEAT AND INADVERTENTLY DEPLOY THE DRIVER’S AIR BAG.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A FUSIBLE LINK WHICH WILL PROTECT THE ROTARY COUPLER FROM OVERHEATING.

December 12, 1996 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

THE RIGHT FRONT DOOR CAN FAIL TO LATCH FULLY WHEN CLOSING, CAUSING THE DOOR TO “BOUNCE” BACK OFF THE DOOR SEALS.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL CORRECTIVE HARDWARE ON THE RIGHT FRONT DOOR. DELAERS WILL ALSO CHECK THE DOOR LATCHES FOR THE OTHER DOORS AT THE SAME TIME.

March 15, 2012 POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT

JAGUAR LAND ROVER NORTH AMERICA, INC. (LAND ROVER) IS RECALLING CERTAIN REAR DRIVESHAFT COUPLINGS, LAND ROVER BRANDED PART NUMBER TVF100010, MANUFACTURED FROM APRIL 2011 THROUGH NOVEMBER 2011, SOLD FOR USE AS SERVICE PARTS FOR CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 1995-1999 DISCOVERY, 1999-2004 DISCOVERY II, AND 1995 RANGE ROVER CLASSIC VEHICLES. SOME OF THE REAR DRIVESHAFT COUPLINGS MAY NOT HAVE BEEN MANUFACTURED TO THE REQUIRED ENGINEERING DESIGN SPECIFICATIONS AND MAY EXHIBIT THE ONSET OF JOINT SEPARATION, PRECLUDED BY DRIVE LINE VIBRATION.

Remedy:

LAND ROVER WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE AFFECTED REAR DRIVESHAFT COUPLERS FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON MAY 4, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT JAGUAR LAND ROVER NORTH AMERICA AT 1-201-818-8500.

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84 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1996 LAND ROVER Discovery

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 566267
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10895778
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10895775
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11156949
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10732282
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10652143
ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10652135
AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10652126
STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10652122
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10652118
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10652115
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10204266
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10154685
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE
ODI Number: 10144063
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10110112
SUSPENSION:REAR
ODI Number: 10105782
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 10087187
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10059116
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 10038570
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10028658
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10024539
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10007015
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH | SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK | SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT | SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
ODI Number: 10000897
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 8019430
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 8011620
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 8011485
VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR
ODI Number: 8007974
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 983887
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 893143
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 881736
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 855634
WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS
ODI Number: 844255
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 827305
SEATS
ODI Number: 822409
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 823508
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:HOSE, PIPING, AND CONNECTIONS
ODI Number: 815484
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES
ODI Number: 815070
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 802701
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 763838
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 762192
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 748489
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | STEERING | STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL | VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES
ODI Number: 748367
VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES
ODI Number: 740449
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 736825
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 734306
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 717770
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 717489
SUSPENSION | WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS
ODI Number: 716034
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 713138
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 704594
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 603962
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 603962
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 603962
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
ODI Number: 603962
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 605142
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 605132
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 605127
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 604651
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 603676
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 603676
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
ODI Number: 603676
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 603676
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
ODI Number: 603676
VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 603676
STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 603676
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 603247
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 603247
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 602621
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 602621
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 602621
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 602621
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 602621
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 602621
STEERING:COLUMN LOCKING:ANTI-THEFT DEVICE
ODI Number: 602621
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 602621
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 566267
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 566267
VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 564562
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
ODI Number: 554459
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 532407
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 528860
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 513176
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 508953
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 882300
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1 Investigations for 1996 LAND ROVER Discovery

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Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

42 Service Alerts for 1996 LAND ROVER Discovery

Date Description
November 19, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

Technical Bulletin: Squeaks & Rattles Kit Availability

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March 8, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The ‘Service Required’ warning text will not appear on the Instrument Cluster (IC) if a vehicle has reached its service point.

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September 14, 2017 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Presentation from Dealer Shop Foreman Conference Call

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May 30, 1997 116300 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT:CONTROL MODULE

TECHNICAL INFORMATION ON TROUBLESHOOTING SECURITY SYSTEM CONNECTOR TROUBLESHOOTING. *TT

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May 30, 1997 015000 STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

PROCEDURES ON STEERING SYSTEM HOSE CLAMPS. *TT

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December 31, 1996 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

PRIDE – CANNISTER PURGE CONTROL VALVE. *TW

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December 31, 1996 134000 VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

PRIDE – SUNROOF JAM. *TW

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December 6, 1996 116200 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE

PRIDE – GEMS CODE P1317 (DISCOVERY). *TW

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December 6, 1996 116200 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE

PRIDE – GEMS CODE P0125. *TW

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December 6, 1996 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

PRIDE – ALPINE LIGHT, “D” POST LEAK. *TW

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December 20, 1996 103500 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:FLOOR SHIFT

PRIDE – SHIFTER “E” CLIP REPLACEMENT. *TW

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December 31, 1996 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

PRIDE – DISCOVER VALVE COVER GASKET REPLACEMENT. *TW

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December 31, 1996 021600 SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

PRIDE – FRONT STUB AXLE SEAL: NEW PART INTRODUCTION. *TW

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December 31, 1996 023000 SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE

PRIDE – REAR STUB AXLE SEAL: NEW PART INTRODUCTION. *TW

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December 31, 1996 204000 WHEELS:HUB

PRIDE – REAR HUB SEAL REPLACEMENT. *TW

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December 31, 1996 204000 WHEELS:HUB

PRIDE – FRONT HUB SEAL REPLACEMENT. *TW

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December 31, 1996 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

PRIDE – TRANSFER GEARBOX LEVER BOLT. *TW

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December 31, 1996 114300 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING: REAR COMPARTMENT/TRUNK

PRIDE – REAR BRAKE LIGHT/REAR DEFOGGER SHORT. *TW

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December 31, 1996 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

PRIDE – SECURING CRANKSHAFT SENSOR AND HEAT SHIELD. *TW

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December 31, 1996 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

PRIDE – AUDIO NOISE – TWEETER. *TW

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December 31, 1996 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

PRIDE – AUDIO NOISE – TURN ON. *TW

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December 31, 1996 062300 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSES/LINES/PIPING/FITTINGS

BOTTOM HOSE FOUL. *TW

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November 5, 1996 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

CYLINDER HEAD PROGRAM. *TW

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December 20, 1996 134000 VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

PRIDE – DISCOVER SUNROOF LEAK. *TW

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January 17, 1997 171100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

RECALL 96V-247 – THE RIGHT FRONT DOOR ON SOME 1995 AND 1996 DISCOVERY VEHICLES MAY FAIL TO LATCH FULLY, CAUSING THE DOOR TO BOUNCE BACK OFF THE DOOR SEALS – PROCEDURES HAVE BEEN ESTABLISHED TO INSPECT ALL SIDE DOORS ON ALL AFFECTED VEHICLES

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January 17, 1997 171100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

RECALL 96V-247 – LAND ROVER NORTH AMERICA HAS REPORTED TO THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION THE EXISTENCE OF A MANUFACTURING DEFECT WITH SAFETY CONSEQUENCES – THE RIGHT FRONT DOOR ON SOME 1995 AND 1996 DISCOVERY VEHICLES M

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March 7, 1997 138000 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM

HVAC SYSTEM WATER LEAKS. *TW

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October 28, 2014 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

ISSUE: REPORTS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED OF ENGINE DAMAGE OCCURRING, WHICH IS CAUSED BY THE USE OF NON-APPROVED ENGINE INDUCTION / FUEL INJECTION CLEANING EQUIPMENT OR MATERIALS. THIS INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, “VACU-FLUSH” TYPE EQUIPMEN
S

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January 17, 1997 171100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

FRONT DOOR HANDLE LINK ROD ADJUSTMENT. *TW

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January 17, 1997 171100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

FRONT DOOR SILL BUTTON BOUNCE. *TW

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December 13, 1996 012200 STEERING:COLUMN LOCKING:ANTI-THEFT DEVICE

PRIDE – REMOTE BUTTONS REPLACEMENT. *TW

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December 13, 1996 012200 STEERING:COLUMN LOCKING:ANTI-THEFT DEVICE

PRIDE – SECURITY SYSTEM ANTENNA REPLACEMENT. *TW

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December 13, 1996 103500 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:FLOOR SHIFT

PRIDE – SHIFTER “E” CLIP REPLACEMENT. *TW

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December 6, 1996 114100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD

PRIDE – GROUND CIRCUIT INTEGRITY. *TW

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October 2, 1998 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

INFORMATION REGARDING TRAILING THROTTLE MISFIRE DIAGNOSIS. *YC

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April 18, 1997 020000 SUSPENSION

FRONT SWIVEL SEAT SEAL REPLACEMENT AND GREASE FILL. *JD

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April 18, 1997 134000 VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

SUNROOF JAM. *JD

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April 18, 1997 045200 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:PADS

A NEW BRAKE PAD HAS BEEN INTRODUCED FOR THE FRONT CALIPER ASSEMBLY. *JD

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April 11, 1997 034520 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS

PRIDE- FRONT BREAK SQUEAL REDUCTION. *JD

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March 31, 1997 116300 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT:CONTROL MODULE

PRIDE- SECURITY SYSTEM CONNECTOR TROUBLESHOOTING. *JD

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March 31, 1997 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

PRIDE- SQUEAKS AND RATTLES- DIAGNOSIS. *JD

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December 13, 1996 021600 SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

NEW TORQUE SETTING – HUB NUT. *TW

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