Based on real-life experiences and written by expert authors, the books in the Maintenance and Upgrades series from Crowood will help owners develop the workshop skills needed for the maintenance and repair of their cars, and give guidance on possibilities for improvements and upgrades to performance.
With step-by-step instructions and safety information throughout, this book is a valuable technical resource for owners of the Land Rover Discovery, Series 1 and 2. Illustrated with over 300 photographs, the book covers sourcing parts and tools; common problems and solutions, covering all engine types, including Rover V8 and diesel engines; service and repair; improvements for wheels and tyres and detailed specifications for Discovery Generations 1 and 2.
Ralph Hosier’s childhood enthusiasm for cars developed into a two-decade career in vehicle engineering, working with the likes of Ford, Bentley, Jaguar and Land Rover. He has a degree in engineering and is chartered, as well as being a member of the IMI and IET. Ralph started modifying cars in the late 1980s, and over the years has built a number of race and road cars. He holds a National A race licence, has a passion for club level motorsport, and has built several BMW track and road cars.