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INLET MANIFOLD GASKET - COOLANT LEAK

Bulletin Number - 0002

Issue - 1

Date - 20.01.1999

Model - Freelander

Affected Range - All vehicles with K16 engines up to approximate VIN XA 658828

Re-Issue Information

Problem -

INLET MANIFOLD GASKET -COOLANT LEAK

Cause

Action

With reference to Workshop Manual repair number 30.15.08, apply the following modification.

1. Remove old type (black) inlet manifold gasket.

2. Remove the 3 upper manifold studs.

3. Fit 7 new type ‘patchlock’ studs, part number TE108065ML to all inlet manifold threaded holes.

NOTE: Patchlock stud end must be fitted to cylinder head.

4. Refit manifold with modified (green) gasket, part number LKJ101110L and modified fixing torque nuts FX108047L.

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5. Tighten all manifold nuts to 17 Nm in the sequence shown in illustration.

 

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6. Ensure cooling system is correctly bled to ensure no air pockets exist. Refer to Workshop Manual repair number 26.10.01.

7. Pressure test cooling system to confirm no leaks exist. If any pressure loss is detected, carry out further investigation to establish cause.

Parts Information

LKJ101110L - Inlet manifold gasket

TE108065ML - Patchlock studs (7 off required)

FX108047L - Torque nuts (7 off required)

Warranty

Use Complaint Code: 2U1N

Use S.R.O.: 30.15.89/28

Time allowance: 1.80 Hrs

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