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Are you having problems with your Land Rover Defender? Let our team of motoring experts keep you up to date with all of the latest Land Rover Defender issues & faults. We have gathered all of the most frequently asked questions and problems relating to the Land Rover Defender in one spot to help you decide if it's a smart buy.

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Land Rover Discovery 1 - Is the first Discovery becoming a classic?

Indeed it will so get in quick.

With its mix of classic Range Rover and a Rover Group parts-bin bits, Morris Marina door handles, Austin Montego van tail-lights and Buick’s ancient alloy V8 all part of the mix, this thing is pre-BMW/post-BMC era British engineering genius.

Also, the original Disco is cool, with its lovely two-door wagon body, stepped roof with skylights and airy, inviting cabin offering minimalist, attractive design. And please don't forget the Land Rover's formidable 4x4 capabilities.

All-in-all, a '90s classic worth collecting. Land Rover doesn't make 'em like this any more.

Hyundai, Mitsubishi, Kia, Land Rover, and Ram models recalled
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has announced its latest round of national recalls, with models from Hyundai, Mitsubishi, Kia, Land Rover and Ram impacted.
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Toyota Land Cruiser vs Land Rover Defender

Both are perfect for what you want to do. The LandCruiser has a well-proven record, but it’s heavy and can be costly to run. The Defender, while also a proven off-roader, is more expensive the service and repair and there aren’t Land Rover dealers everywhere, like there are Toyota dealers.

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