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Hardware17
 


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so ... Kajtzu, when are you releasing the jail-break software for it ??? Whistle
  
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kajtzu
 


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Somebody did that to a Tesla and they got really upset...

https://teslamotorsclub.com/tmc/threads/su...ork.28185/
https://blog.lookout.com/hacking-a-tesla (I think this one was to a certain degree authorized)
 

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Red Merle
 


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professorpool wrote:
450kgs lighter


An often quoted figure, but terribly misleading as it’s comparing the D5 in 2.0 form, to the old D4 as a 3.0. Try comparing it engine for engine Thumbs Up
 4/10/18: After 44 Days in the workshop she’s finally back and I couldn’t be happier to hand that D5 loaner back!
Love the car, but faith in LR Assist and LR’s technical back up has taken a BIG knock Sad 
 
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2016MY D4 3.0 = 2622kg

2018MY D5 2.0 = 2115kg (-547kg)
2018MY D5 3.0 = 2230kg (-392kg)

2.0 is 97kg less and the 3.0 is 58kg more than the 450kg claim ...so not so far off tbh Whistle
 

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You're right, I stand corrected Thumbs Up
 4/10/18: After 44 Days in the workshop she’s finally back and I couldn’t be happier to hand that D5 loaner back!
Love the car, but faith in LR Assist and LR’s technical back up has taken a BIG knock Sad 
 
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DG wrote:
2016MY D4 3.0 = 2622kg

2018MY D5 2.0 = 2115kg (-547kg)
2018MY D5 3.0 = 2230kg (-432kg)

2.0 is 97kg less and the 3.0 is 18kg more than the 450kg claim ...so not so far off tbh Whistle


and it reflects in performance all round and fuel economy Very Happy
 MY17 D5 1st Edition Namib Orange
MY15 D4 HSE Kaikoura Stone
MY12 D4 HSE Nara Bronze Sold and gone
MY11 D4 HSE Stornaway Grey Sold and gone
D3 S spec Silver Sold and gone
Tow bar, full length roof bars, side steps, tow bar storage unit, surround camers.
D4 camera club 
 
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110CSW
 


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DG wrote:
2016MY D4 3.0 = 2622kg

2018MY D5 2.0 = 2115kg (-547kg)
2018MY D5 3.0 = 2230kg (-432kg)

2.0 is 97kg less and the 3.0 is 18kg more than the 450kg claim ...so not so far off tbh Whistle


Try it again - 392kg - I think!
 2014MY Discovery  
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Scott #55
 


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DigitalJunior wrote:
One of the best reviews I've seen articulately explaining the functions/pro's/cons's etc and enjoyable to watch. But the ugly boot still needs a redesign asap to complete the package.


You do realise that no one actually reads your posts because of your avatar?
 2014 - D4 2010 HSE Nara Bronze
2012 - FL2 2009 GS Stornoway Grey
2001 - VW Passat Estate Inky Blue
1999 - Ford Mondeo Light Blue
1998 - Rover 25 Red 
 
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110CSW wrote:

Try it again - 392kg - I think!


Vorsprung durch Dyslexia Laughing Thumbs Up I put in 2662 instead of 2622 Embarassed
  
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Scott #55 wrote:
DigitalJunior wrote:
One of the best reviews I've seen articulately explaining the functions/pro's/cons's etc and enjoyable to watch. But the ugly boot still needs a redesign asap to complete the package.


You do realise that no one actually reads your posts because of your avatar?


How do you get oversize avatars anyway? I was on a strict limit..
 D3 07 SE - still going strong
D3 07 HSE - gone to car heaven
FL1 - gone to Romania
D3 05 HSE - gone to a divorce diet
D1 V8 manual - gone but not forgotten
RR Classic - gone to car heaven

Jeeps, Lexus, X-trails... Too many to name.. 
 
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110CSW
 


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DG wrote:
110CSW wrote:

Try it again - 392kg - I think!


Vorsprung durch Dyslexia Laughing Thumbs Up I put in 2662 instead of 2622 Embarassed


Indeed a well know German weight issue. Still a good reduction mind.
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Red Merle
 


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peteyd wrote:
If you have to wait 17 seconds before reversing out of a parking space, that would be very annoying, if not actually horrifying.


It’s just one more good reason to reverse INTO parking spaces! Wink Very Happy
 4/10/18: After 44 Days in the workshop she’s finally back and I couldn’t be happier to hand that D5 loaner back!
Love the car, but faith in LR Assist and LR’s technical back up has taken a BIG knock Sad 
 
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Many company car parks insist on this.
  
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