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I see a lot of ads for 1996 Land Rover Discoveries for sale. Was that a problem vehicle? I always wanted a rover. I need a beater to haul some stuff and get me thru a Maine winter. There's one for sale here for $1500. The check engine lite is on and it isn't registered. Should I run away?
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Auto Mechanic: Tim West, ASE Certified Technician replied 8 years ago
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WEll a 1500 dollar vehicle with a/c that works is by itself a good deal. The tires on these can run high alone.
What you should look out for is that check engine light.
If possible before buying the vehicle have the codes scanned and get the codes to me.
Let's make sure it's just an o2 sensor problem. Autozone will scan the codes free. \
Is this possible?
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Thank you very much. Can I wait to click accept until I find out about the code?
Auto Mechanic: Tim West, ASE Certified Technician replied 8 years ago
You sure can. If I am offline it will not take long to respond. Get back to me when you can. Thanks
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Thank you.
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