As someone with limited practical experience but keen to carry out more jobs myself in the future I’ve found this a very useful thread. Thanks all the contributors.
Raj, I’m keen to know how you’ve progressed with your maintenance and servicing, if you’re happy to share!
Care to elaborate on this?
Reason I ask, I’ve been researching prices and known issues on 120s and 150s over the last few months in preparation for taking the plunge in the new year. Originally, lookin to spend £12-15k max for an early 150.
Would I be better off saving a few £k and getting a...
Thanks, Rob! I won’t be touching injectors myself-way above my abilities. I’ll certainly be looking at service records/receipts and budget accordingly.
Ss for the rust, I’m not scared of dirty, hard work if this could be performed on ramps? Any specific tutorials/youtube recommendations on how...
I’m researching before buying in the Spring. Looking at a budget of upto £15K for a 150.
Trawling through various forums/FB here and in Oz has revealed the issue with piston failure. I’m struggling to assess what the possible causes are, I’ve seen the following opinions:
Many thanks for the replies guys. I guess budget will be £8-9000 Trade.
Currently get around 45mpg in the 320D (I know this would be impossible with a large 4x4). Last service was over £500.
What would be an acceptable level of rust? Is this under body/chassis?
I’m still a little confused...
Hi everyone, just registered!
Currently I don’t own a LC but I’m very interested and been doing some online research etc.
For context, I had a Disco 3 for a few years but got rid when the faults and breakdowns became unsustainable! For the last 8 months I’ve had a BMW 320D Touring M Sport. Its...