Land Rover Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Land Rover reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Where are Land Rovers made?
Most Land Rovers are made out of their main factory in Solihull, England, with some production taking place at an old Ford factory in Halewood, England. Jaguar Land Rover has also started manufacturing their vehicles out of China and Slovakia. Some vehicles are assembled from knock down kits in other countries including India, where Jaguar Land Rover's parent company Tata Motors are based.
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Range Rover Sport 2014: Transmission replacement
First, talk to JLR directly, but at best they would probably only cover part of the cost of repairs as the vehicle is not five years old and has done 175,000 km. You could also appeal to Allianz, given that there is a history of problems with the transmission during the warranty period.
Do you recommend Range Rovers?
They’re a luxury four-wheel drive and perform very well off road. The reliability is generally good, but expect parts and servicing to be higher than the average four-wheel drive. Without knowing what your needs and wants are it’s not possible to say if it’s an ideal purchase for you.
What is the most expensive Land Rover?
The most expensive new Land Rover is the Range Rover SVAutobiography petrol which lists at $398,528. For more info on the latest models, check out our pricing and specs page, and you'll find all Land Rover reviews and news here.
Land Rover Discovery 2016: Buying tips
There are more Toyotas seen in the bush because they have a reputation for reliability. As a result there are many more dealerships around the bush, and mechanics are more familiar with fixing them when necessary, but should the Disco break down for some reason parts are only a phone call away in one of our capital cities or major towns. Checking the vehicle before going away on a trip is always a good idea, but that won’t necessarily mean it won’t break down.
Land Rover Discovery 3: Key fob replacement
The cost varies widely: you can definitely go to your dealer for a replacement, but going to a locksmith is often a cheap option. You can read more about how to replace your key fob here.
Are Land Rovers good and reliable cars?
If there are any common problems and complaints about Land Rover's reliability or faults, they'll likely show up on our Land Rover problems page. You can also calculate a car's projected resale value via our price and specs page.