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by Batman
Tue Jan 15, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Main Range Rover Velar chat
Topic: Excited but worried
Replies: 34
Views: 3967

Re: Excited but worried

18 months in - read my posts!
by Batman
Tue Jan 15, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Main Range Rover Velar chat
Topic: Fuel consumption P300
Replies: 20
Views: 2884

Re: Fuel consumption P300

Covered 250 miles yesterday in my D300 on A roads Fosse way - averaged over 40 mpg / not hanging about - love this car the torque - thinking the best car that l have owned to date !!
by Batman
Thu Jan 10, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: Main Range Rover Velar chat
Topic: Sold the Velar
Replies: 7
Views: 1400

Electric Velar - time to sell!!

Having just seen the BBC news where Micheal Gove must see that his words are now bringing LandRover down - the word that electric Velars are coming!! - Well amazing news Market Harborough is too install two electric charging points - clearly getting ready for the electric revolution. Total chaos bou...
by Batman
Mon Nov 26, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: Main Range Rover Velar chat
Topic: New Evoque is coming on Nov 22nd
Replies: 74
Views: 7582

Re: New Evoque is coming on Nov 22nd

Oh well if l want a new car in Carpathian Grey - l will have to order an Evoque - have built one on the Landrover configurator and its just about 10k cheaper than Velar, roughly same specification but seriously its a fantasy option !!
by Batman
Sun Oct 21, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: Main Range Rover Velar chat
Topic: Vunerable Velar Radiator
Replies: 5
Views: 1017

Re: Vunerable Velar Radiator

The plan was to copy/replicate the Velar lower grille, so l ordered a plastic honeycomb grille on eBay - Removed upper grille then made two cardboard templates from the centre line of bonnet. I then cut honeycomb mesh in two and cut to match cardboard templates. Place the new grilles into aperture, ...
by Batman
Sat Oct 20, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Main Range Rover Velar chat
Topic: Vunerable Velar Radiator
Replies: 5
Views: 1017

Re: Vunerable Velar Radiator

A better picture of the finished Grille
by Batman
Sat Oct 20, 2018 7:49 am
Forum: Main Range Rover Velar chat
Topic: Vunerable Velar Radiator
Replies: 5
Views: 1017

Re: Vunerable Velar Radiator

The reason l posted was my last Freelander HST had no damage after eight years much smaller holes in grille. Cooling is affected by damaged vanes as they close once hit by stones etc, they can also puncture radiator. Driving high performance cars the radiators are key, l checked my cars and none hav...
by Batman
Fri Oct 19, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Main Range Rover Velar chat
Topic: Vunerable Velar Radiator
Replies: 5
Views: 1017

Vunerable Velar Radiator

Hi - Batman here, not posted for a while - when l bought my car last year l quickly realised that the radiator was getting damaged by stones and flies. The pattern on the Velar grille is too big. l contacted my dealer several times with no real response or solution. I fitted a inner grille and that ...
by Batman
Sun Aug 05, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: Main Range Rover Velar chat
Topic: Discovery Sport vs Range Rover Velar
Replies: 23
Views: 5675

Re: Discovery Sport vs Range Rover Velar

Having driven both - The Velar makes you feel special - it’s looks alone take it to another level - the engine D300 a joy, although i’m not enjoying driving as much these days due to the overcrowded roads. The Velar compensates with its presence, inside and out - my conclusions the best vehicle for ...
by Batman
Sat Jul 28, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: Land Rover Customer Relations
Topic: Restricted performance
Replies: 2
Views: 1129

Re: Restricted performance

On my diesel Freelander had many shut downs - in the end turned out to be a faulty turbo once changed 50,000 trouble free miles!!

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