Freelander By Land Rover
Bulletin Number - 0020
Issue - 1
Date - 27.03.2003
Model - Freelander
Affected Range - All left-hand drive KV6 derivatives in VIN range 1A 576764 to 2A 363694
Re-Issue Information -
AUDIBLE METALLIC RATTLE OR BUZZ WHEN TURNING THE STEERING WHEEL
The noise may normally be noticed when manoeuvring at low speeds.
Power Assisted Steering (PAS) pipe metal ferrule contacting the inner wing.
Where a complaint of the above is confirmed, follow the rectification procedure below.
1. Take rubber isolator ring part number QEC000010 and cut along its length.
2. Apply adhesive (Loctite 406 or STC50546) or locally sourced super glue, to one of the cut edges, place opened isolator ring around the metal part of the PAS pipe and rejoin ends.
3. After allowing time for the adhesive to set, slide the isolator ring down the hose on to the metal ferrule that is found approximately half way along the hose assembly, (see illustration 1).
Normal precautions when using adhesives must be observed.
|QEC000010||Rubber isolator ring||1|
Loctite 406 or locally sourced Super Glue
Use Complaint Code: 5G4K
Use S.R.O.: 57.15.89/31
Time allowance: 0.10 hour