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Land Rover In Movies


Did you know that there are over 1781 Land Rover vehicles used in movies and TV series? Not to mention music videos! Amongst the Land Rover models, the Defender is the most popularly used in television series and feature films. Meanwhile Range Rover and Range Rover Sport gets has more appearances in music videos than any other luxury SUV in the…

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Welcome the New Year!


2015 is here and we at Roverworks are sure that all of you still have a holiday hangover. How many of you visited your family or relatives from the interstate? Some probably flew outside the country and headed to that long-planned holiday destination. While most of us decided to have a “staycation” in Canberra, we are not excused from the hustle…

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Happy Holidays From Roverworks!


It’s that time of the year again. With only 10 days to go before Christmas, Australians can’t wait to go on their long-awaited destination holiday. While some are busy packing their bags and checking their travel checklist, most people still prefer to have a staycation instead. Explore your backyard and see what the local areas have to offer. Whether you plan to visit the countryside…

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EGR Valve for TDV6 Engine of Discovery 3/4 and Range Rover Sport


One of the common problems we fix with the TDV6 engine from Discovery 3, Discovery 4, and Range Rover Sport as the vehicles get older is EGR valves – Exhaust Gas Recirculation Valves. The EGR system is a method that has been developed by engineers to reduce emissions from engines. They open only at idle, and at full throttle, to allow…

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How to Avoid Overheating Your Vehicle


With the hotter weather coming up we can have some awful overheating problems happen. In particular, the TDV6 engines in Discovery 3, Discovery 4, and Range Rover Sport have a plastic water outlet in the valley of the engine. The hot coolant water comes out of the engine, and into the top radiator hose through this spout. We have had several of…

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Unique Front Prop Shaft of Discovery 2


The Discovery 2 has a unique front prop shaft connecting the transfer box to the front diff. It has a “cardinal joint” on the transfer box end – two universal joints right next to each other. This allows for a greater range of movement with a lesser angle on each universal joint. The problem with these is that when they wear…

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Have Your Brakes Checked at Roverworks


Land Rover braking systems need specialist care. At Roverworks, we can replace brake pads and rotors, as well as repair hydraulics and ABS (Anti-skid or Anti-lock Braking Systems) fitted to Land Rover vehicles as a one-stop shop for all repairs and maintenance. Never take a Land Rover to a generic suspension shop for suspension repairs. Changing bushes with non-manufacturer recommended components will lead…

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Is Your Car Air Conditioning Ready for the Summer Heat?


We have all had that experience with the first warm days of summer, when we turn the air conditioner on and it either doesn’t work, or is not as cold as it used to be. This is not your imagination. Over time, the refrigerant gas can escape from your air conditioner system naturally. It can also leak out of a hole in…

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The Consequences of Not Using Genuine Land Rover Parts


Roverworks contributes to Aulro from time to time, and this is a repost of our thread about genuine Land Rover parts. We had a customer complaining that his Range Rover L322 with 4.4 BMW M62 V8 inexplicably had 5 radiators replaced in its life, and another P38 private import with a BMW 6 cylinder diesel (rare in Australia) that had pressure…

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$240 Air Conditioning Service at Roverworks


Spring is here and Floriade is ongoing in Canberra, and it’s time to have your air conditioning checked to prepare for warmer days ahead. Roverworks will get your aircon serviced and ready for $240. We at Roverworks will diagnose and repair at a time convenient to you. You also have the option to leave your vehicle in the morning, and we’ll arrange for a rental…

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