Sudden Loss of Power Brake Power Assist
Early model years of the Range Rover Evoque's 1st generation can experience a sudden loss of power brake assist. The engine-powered brake vacuum pumps need a constant supply of oil to avoid overheating. It appears oil sludge in Land Rover's…Continue reading article "Sudden Loss of Power Brake Power Assist"
Accidental Door Opening Due to Latch Problems
There are more than 65,000 Land Rovers that can have their doors open accidentally due to a defectiv door latch. Or, in some cases, fail to close at all. The problem was first recalled in 2015, but an investigation was opened two years late…Continue reading article "Accidental Door Opening Due to Latch Problems"
Land Rovers with Recalled Takata Airbags
Parts supplier, Takata, manufactured defective, shrapnel-hurling airbag inflators that need to be recalled. The issue affects 34 million+ vehicles spread out across 24 brands, making it one of the largest (and most dangerous) recalls in aut…Continue reading article "Land Rovers with Recalled Takata Airbags"
What Owners Complain About the Most
Sorting out which topics, problems, and model years have the most overall complaints from owners on CarComplaints.com.
Worst Issues view all problems
- main bearing failure, no oil pressure in the 1998 Discovery
- transmission failure in the 2005 LR3
- water leaks in through windshield in the 2017 Range Rover
- suspension light comes on in the 2011 Range Rover
- cheap interior plastic always breaks in the 1998 Discovery
- brakes malfunctioning in the 1998 Range Rover
- dual climate control malfunction in the 1998 Range Rover
What Breaks the Most view all topics
Land Rover's automatic high beams currently violate federal law because they don't indicate to the driver when they're active.
There are 27,000 vehicles that need to be recalled to fix this problem. In theory, the automatic nature of the system should prevent any unintentional blinding of oncoming traffic. But drivers won't know one way or another until they get the fix.…keep reading article "Drivers Have No Indication That Land Rover's Automatic High-Beams Are Activated"
Any 2020 Range Rover Evoque SUVs with the "climate specification" front seats have been recalled because the Dinamica cloth can burn way too fast. Climate and burning, how eerily topical.
And because that's not enough, the SUVs (with or without the special seats) have also been recalled because their second row seat belt assemblies are failing. Will someone tell 2020 about the mercy rule?…keep reading article "Range Rover Evoque Recalled Twice To Cap Off a Dreadful Year"
Land Rover is issuing a recall for a dangerous electrical issue in the 2019-2020 Discovery SUV.
They opened an investigation back in April after an increasing number of warranty claims were made saying the vehicle's electrical functions "cut out at highway speeds." That's never good.…keep reading article "Land Rover Discovers Why Nearly 11,000 SUVs May Suddenly Lose Power While Driving"
Land Rover is recalling over 3,000 Land Rover Discovery Sport and Range Rover Evoque MHEV vehicles from the 2020 model year because of potential electrical fires.
Here's how it breaks down (have your lab goggles ready because we're about the get really scienc-y here for a second)...
The vehicle's 48-volt electrical systems overloads → causing the metal oxide semi-conductor field effect transisitors to break down (MOSFET) → leading to a short circuit in the DC-DC converter.…keep reading article "Overloaded 48V Electrical System Can Cause Electrical Fires in the 2020 Discovery Sport and Range Rover Evoque MHEV"
Range Rover Evoque owners continue to have problems with a sudden loss of their power brakes, and they've made over 200 warranty claims.
That's been enough to get the National Highwaty Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to upgrade their investigation. The investigation was originally opened in December of 2018.
Federal investigators will use data from the new warranty claims as well as data from a group of peer vehicles to determine if and how widespread a potential recall would be.keep reading article "The Investigation Into the Range Rover Evoque's Sudden Loss of Power Brake Assist Has Been Upgraded"
The best way to find out what's wrong with a vehicle is from the people who drive them. Not only do owner complaints help us rank vehicles by reliability, but they're often used to spark class-action lawsuits and warranty extensions. Plus, they're a great way to vent.