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Land Rover’s Ultimate Surprise for One Defender Fan on Valentine’s Day


Land Rover pulled the ultimate surprise and the grandest, heartwarming gift to four mates who pulled student loans together to buy their first love, a 1957 Series 1 Land Rover. “This is a true story of love, loss and the greatest valentine gift ever” the video starts off which was uploaded on Land Rover’s Youtube page last Feb 13. According to Land Rover, after several…

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2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport Review


The new Land Rover Discovery Sport garnered a 4 out of 5 stars in expert rating. The vehicle’s cabin space (including fold-down occasional seats for a seven-place layout) , quietness and punchy engine is what makes it  stand out. “We don’t particularly want to compare this model to Freelander. But if you look at the standard features, it’s a very different vehicle,” says…

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Petrol Spy: Monitor Fuel Prices Around Your Area


A few days ago we wrote about fuel price drops in the ACT. In doing so, we discovered an application that actually lets you monitor petrol prices around your area! Cool isn’t it? You can download the application in your iPhone (App Store) or Android (Google Play). Once you’ve input your postcode, you can choose to view prices in Unleaded 91, E10,…

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Motorists Enjoy Low Fuel Cost in Canberra


When Costco opened their petrol station last December 2014, motorists has enjoyed low fuel cost since. As per NRMA, the last time Canberrans enjoyed a price drop was five years ago. People are wasting no time to  drive to Majura Road to get cheaper petrol. Costco is usually 15c lower than the average price, with Woolies (Caltex) dropping prices as well during…

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Happy ‘Straya Day!


As expected, most Canberrans took advantage of this long weekend by going to the coast, or even interstate. However, if you are one of the few (me included) who decided to have a staycation, I hope you did not miss any of this: 1) Great Aussie Day Breakfast at Commonwealth Park which started at 7:30am. The proceeds went to the Heart…

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5 Advantages of a Safari Snorkel


1) Safety – No matter how hard we plan out trip, oftentimes we cannot predict changes in weather condition. One minute it is sunny and dusty the next you’ll find yourself in front of a raging river. Try as we may to avoid a torrential river, sometimes it is the only option that we have to get across to safety.…

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Land Rover In Movies


Did you know that there are over 1781 Land Rover vehicles used in movies and TV series? Not to mention music videos! Amongst the Land Rover models, the Defender is the most popularly used in television series and feature films. Meanwhile Range Rover and Range Rover Sport gets has more appearances in music videos than any other luxury SUV in the…

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Welcome the New Year!


2015 is here and we at Roverworks are sure that all of you still have a holiday hangover. How many of you visited your family or relatives from the interstate? Some probably flew outside the country and headed to that long-planned holiday destination. While most of us decided to have a “staycation” in Canberra, we are not excused from the hustle…

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Happy Holidays From Roverworks!


It’s that time of the year again. With only 10 days to go before Christmas, Australians can’t wait to go on their long-awaited destination holiday. While some are busy packing their bags and checking their travel checklist, most people still prefer to have a staycation instead. Explore your backyard and see what the local areas have to offer. Whether you plan to visit the countryside…

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EGR Valve for TDV6 Engine of Discovery 3/4 and Range Rover Sport


One of the common problems we fix with the TDV6 engine from Discovery 3, Discovery 4, and Range Rover Sport as the vehicles get older is EGR valves – Exhaust Gas Recirculation Valves. The EGR system is a method that has been developed by engineers to reduce emissions from engines. They open only at idle, and at full throttle, to allow…

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