1997 LAND ROVER Discovery

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2 Recalls for 1997 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.

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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1 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 1997 LAND ROVER Discovery

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36 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1997 LAND ROVER Discovery

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Date Component  
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10459794
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10239653
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE
ODI Number: 10224469
STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10203029
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE
ODI Number: 10158553
TIRES
ODI Number: 10147532
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10082255
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
ODI Number: 10078636
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
ODI Number: 10050372
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
ODI Number: 10050367
VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 9004915
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 8014124
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 8011087
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 8006528
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 894552
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
ODI Number: 887102
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
ODI Number: 867961
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 855392
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 838261
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 818864
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 818194
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 820963
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 820367
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 813781
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 763056
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 763897
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 752082
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:COLUMN SHIFT
ODI Number: 742590
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 735287
AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
ODI Number: 725409
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 703181
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 701843
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 609728
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 553688
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 553688
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 862400
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0 Investigations for 1997 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.

27 Service Alerts for 1997 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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July 14, 2000 071110 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP

RECALL D217 – LAND ROVER HAS DETERMINED THAT CERTAIN VEHICLES HAVE FUEL FILLER NECKS WHICH MAY DROP BELOW THE TOP SURFACE OF THE MOUNTING GROMMET RESULTING IN A POOR SEAL WITH THE FUEL CAP. *TT

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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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July 11, 1997 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

VEHICLES EXPERIENCING INTERMITTENT CRUISE CONTROL DISENGAGEMENT. *TT

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December 6, 1996 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

PRIDE – ALPINE LIGHT, “D” POST LEAK. *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 – 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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November 22, 1996 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

1997 DISCOVERY PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION CHECKLIST. *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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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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November 13, 1996 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

DISCOVERY AUXILIARY LAMP WIRING HARNESS – LRNADSALH. *TW

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December 13, 1996 021600 SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

NEW TORQUE SETTING – HUB NUT. *TW

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