Ian has finally seen sense (???) and swapped his Pathfinder for a Defender 110. He picks it up on 29th Aug but here’s a small pic as a taster. He already has a list as long as your arm of modifications and enhancements! Rest assured there’ll be more news coming soon…
As I intend to install the Alpine NVE-N999P I needed a GPS antenna. The NVE-N999P comes with a puck antenna that you are supposed to locate on the dash somewhere. I didn’t really like this idea as it looks a bit naff . Therefore thought it would be good to utilise the proper Land Rover GPS antenna. Nick had used… Read more »
I’ve always been fascinated by GPS and when I owned my previous Freelander I had intended to upgrade the infotainment system. Now I have a second chance I’m going to try and get this sorted. My ideal system would comprise of a multimedia headunit with retractable screen. This would have iPod functionality and integrate with existing steering wheel controls. It… Read more »
Just a quick note to test my iPhone connection to the blog. More posts coming soon!
Got the car back from the garage today. Clutch is now fixed 🙂 £170ish for parts and labour. Parts were about £100. Garage were excellent and I’d thoroughly recommend them. They can be found here
The Freelander is going in for a master cylinder replacement on Thurs. The pedal began sticking down when I was in Wales a few weeks ago after traversing the Wayfarer’s Pass greenlane. The clutch did get quite hot and the some smoke escaped from the bellhousing which is probably why I need a new master cylinder! I’m taking it Ultimate… Read more »
Welcome to the Green Land Rover blog. It’s not about environmentally friendly Land Rovers so apologies if that’s what your looking for. The blog is mostly about the ownership and adventures that my friend Ian and I have had in our various Landies. The common factor being that they’ve all been green. Hope you enjoy this blog and it’ll grow… Read more »