Links

Some sites are useful reference and where I think they are worth keeping to hand, I put a link here:

For general day to day stuff I use: https://www.google.com/bookmarks/

Land Rovers and Car related

- Friends sites
Andy's Landys: http://andys-landys.blogspot.co.uk/
- Forums
http://www.landyzone.co.uk/
http://www.thed2boysclub.co.uk/
- Information
Tyre size calculator: http://www.discovery2.co.uk/tyresize.html
- Pay and Play
Canewdon, Essex: http://www.4x4er.co.uk/

- How To

Drive off-road by Vince Cobley, part 1, all good information: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FcTTPV9JmIE
Part 2 is not about driving and is mainly an advert for the LRO show: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QySKRuHI-8M&src_vid=FcTTPV9JmIE

Comprehensive information on Discovery 2 air suspension: http://www.landyzone.co.uk/lz/f38/disco-ii-air-suspension-definitive-guide-61211.html
More fitting instructions but you need a way to deflate the spring: http://www.land-rover-parts-shop.com/images/products/FITTINGKITS/RKB101200G.PDF
Makes of air spring: http://forum.lro.com/viewtopic.php?f=63&t=67708&start=20
Contitech are the Land Rover originals and supplied to BritPart for their lower cost alternative.  Dunlop did not supply Land Rover with the air springs for the Discovery 2.

Hand Brake adjustment is in the Haynes manual - http://www.thed2boysclub.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=36717 or http://www.thed2boysclub.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=10502&hilit=hand+brake+adjustment and including a photo http://www.thed2boysclub.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=2847&hilit=hand+brake+adjustment


Land Rover Parts Suppliers
Heathy (Paul): http://stores.ebay.co.uk/Discovery-2-Parts/ or http://www.thed2boysclub.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=48&t=7733
Car battery (D2 club discount) - http://www.tayna.co.uk/C31-1000-Enduroline-Car-Battery-P9392.html or http://www.tayna.co.uk/C31-1000-Numax-Car-Battery-P8706.html  (Numax recommended several times.)
Quick Dispatch from LRDirect: http://www.lrdirect.com/testimonials.html


Land Rover and Car Technical Guides
How to remove connections from sockets using a safety pin, plus how to wire up spotlights: http://www.landyzone.co.uk/lz/2204556-post5.html or http://www.aulro.com/afvb/discovery-2/182317-auxiliary-wiring-kit-driving-lamp-kit-circuits.html
Fuel Burning Heater (FBH), to warm up the car in advance (The Rover 75 or BMW heater looks the same): http://forum.landrovernet.com/showthread.php/236234-Fuel-Burning-Heater-Remote-Start-with-heater-blower-and-side-mirror-heater-control
http://workshop-manuals.com/landrover/discovery-ii/heating_and_ventilation/repairs/fuel_burning_heater_(fbh)_td5/
http://www.allbrit.de/UNI.cfm?SPRACHE=EN&PAGE=819130
http://www.eelsoojendus.com/fileadmin/user_upload/en_INT/downloads/pdf/parking_heater_en_08.pdf
FBH kit: http://carheaters.eu/?247,webasto-thermo-top-c-d-12v-diesel-52kw-(small-bracket
FBH fitting instructions: http://techwebasto.com/documentation/heater/cargoapp/thermo-top-c.html?download=1480:thermo-top-c-operation-manual
Programming keys:
What can be done: http://www.ebay.co.uk/gds/Land-Rover-key-remotes-/10000000005725546/g.html
Using a Nanocom only needs the internal code: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zgjgt2ilEgE
A key with programmer: http://www.remotekey.co.uk/cars/land-rover/discovery-II/
Discovery 2 common ailments: http://www.kmotors.co.uk/vehicles/discovery-2/
Fuel filter protection: http://www.thed2boysclub.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=6926

Online Land Rover manuals and workshop guides: http://topix.landrover.jlrext.com/topix/vehicle/lookupForm
Discover II (2) Manuals: http://topix.landrover.jlrext.com/topix/content/document/index?groupId=1655
Discover II (2) Workshop Manuals: http://topix.landrover.jlrext.com/topix/content/document/view?id=122977&groupId=1577
Less official version here with adverts:  http://workshop-manuals.com/landrover/discovery-ii/body_control_unit/description_and_operation/description/
or
http://workshop-manuals.com/landrover/discovery-ii/discovery_series_ii_workshop_manual_1999my_on_6th_edition_nas/
And here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/47hbz40an5he5j2/jYpyDK2F0S


Games
- Xbox 360 and One
Xbox Live Status - http://support.xbox.com/en-GB/xbox-live-status
Destiny - http://www.bungie.net/
Destiny - http://destinypublicevents.com/


Drums
- Sounds
Addictive Drums:
http://www.xlnaudio.com/
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=tcji6Bhy5EY
EZDrummer:
http://www.toontrack.com/
Free samples:
http://www.vst4free.com/index.php?plug-ins=Drumkits
- Midi hosts
http://www.reaper.fm/
http://www.hermannseib.com/english/vsthost.htm and variant http://www.hermannseib.com/english/savihost.htm
- Drivers
ASIO reduces the latency when playing back through a sound card: http://www.asio4all.com/


I.T.
- Security
BrightCloud URL Filtering - Look up if a domain or web site is considered safe.
Anti-Malware, try the Anti-Root-kit as well - https://www.malwarebytes.org/downloads/
- Home Networking
Radio inteference from powerline adapters over 500M/s
- Remote Control for support
Administrator login: https://secure.logmeinrescue.com
Client machine connection:  http://logmein123.com
TeamViewer: https://www.teamviewer.com



Stuff That Interests Me
3D Printing: 
Resin based home machine: http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2012-09/27/formlabs-3d-printer
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZboxMsSz5Aw
3D Motion sensor:
http://www.leapmotion.com/
Archery:
http://www.perrisarchery.co.uk/
http://www.quicksarchery.co.uk
http://www.archeryworld.co.uk/
http://www.bowsports.com/
How to tie a finger sling using a shoelace: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oX0iNyXdis0
Great looking braided bow slings: http://www.ridgerunnerslings.com/
Knots: http://www.animatedknots.com/


Weather
BBC London City
BBC Maldon Essex

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Related Sites
- Games
Diabolical: The Shooter - Xbox game
- Horses
Horse and Cycle Safety
Trakehners Can Jump - how to look after horses like Tom and Henry
- Land Rover
http://lr-defender90.blogspot.co.uk/

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