Land Rover Has Recalled the 1999-2004 Discovery IIMar 16, 2004 | www.safetyalerts.com The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced.
Models: Land Rover Discovery II Years: 1999-2004
Number Potentially Involved: 99,657
Dates of Manufacture: May 1998 – December 2003
Defect: On certain sport utility vehicles, the anti-lock braking system (ABS) modulator valve cover retaining bolts can crack due to stresses transmitted by the flexing valve covers. This can produce an unexpected increase in stopping distance, with the potential for total loss of service braking function, which could result in a crash.