Freelander Service Procedures
How To Use This Manual
To assist in the use of this Manual, it is divided into
sections and sub-sections. The section title is given
at the top of each page and the relevant sub-section
is given at the bottom.
There is a single contents section at the front of the
Manual, which is divided by section and sub-section.
Each section is numbered from page 1.
The individual items comprising repair operations are
to be followed in the sequence in which they appear.
Item numbers shown in illustrations are referred to in
the associated text.
Adjustment, Repair and Overhaul operations include
reference to Service tool numbers and the
associated illustration depicts the tool in use.
Adjustment and repair operations also include
reference to wear limits, relevant data, torque
figures, specialist information and useful assembly
details. Each adjustment or repair operation is given
a Service Repair Operation (SRO) number.
WARNINGS, CAUTIONS and NOTES have the
WARNING: Procedures which must be followed
precisely to avoid the possibility of injury.
CAUTION: Calls attention to procedures which
must be followed to avoid damage to
NOTE: Gives helpful information.
References to the LH or RH side given in this Manual
are made when viewing the vehicle from the rear.
With the engine and gearbox assembly removed, the
crankshaft pulley end of the engine is referred to as
Operations covered in this Manual do not include
reference to testing the vehicle after repair. It is
essential that work is inspected and tested after
completion and if necessary a road test of the vehicle
is carried out. This is of particular importance where
safety related items are concerned.
The dimensions quoted are to design engineering
specification. Service limits are included where
Electrical Reference Library (ERL) and Circuit
The Electrical Reference Library (ERL) and Circuit
Diagrams are separate publications intended for use
by trained Land Rover technicians and should be
referred to when attempting to diagnose electrically
The ERL contains descriptions of how the circuits
operate, fuse details, earth point locations, and a
definitive guide to the attributes and location of every
connector on the vehicle.
The ERL is used in conjunction with the Circuit
Diagrams. Both publications are designed to support
all aspects of electrical fault diagnosis.
TESTBOOK (Fault Diagnostic Equipment)
Freelander is equipped with a number of electronic
control systems to provide optimum performance of
the vehicle's systems.
Diagnostic equipment (TESTBOOK/T4) is available
to assist with the fault diagnostic abilities of the
dealer workshop. In particular, the equipment can be
used to interrogate the Engine Control Module
(ECM) for diagnosis of emissions related faults which
may become evident by the illumination of the
Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) in the instrument
pack. This feature is included in compliance with the
latest emissions legislation pertinent to a particular
market (e.g. EU3 for Europe, OBDII for North
This repair manual is produced as a reference
source to supplement Testbook/T4. When available,
the equipment should be used as the primary means
of fault diagnosis on electronically controlled
Features of TestbookT4 include:
Fully upgradable support for the technician
Structured diagnostics to accommodate all skill
Touch screen operation - Testbook only.
Direct print out of screen information and test