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2009 Land Rover LR2 SUV Consumer Reviews

HSE 3.2L 6-cyl. AWD 6-speed Automatic - (13 reviews )

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Great Off-Roader
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By Curtis M.
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2009 Land Rover LR2 SUV HSE 4dr SUV AWD (3.2L 6cyl 6A)


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I love my Land Rover. I have heard stories of the maintenance costs and suspension having issues but mine has 125,000 miles now and I haven't repaired anything other than your standard use items (brakes/rotors, tires). The ride is not luxurious but let's be real, a Land Rover is made to go off road. If you want a nice highway car don't get a Land Rover. On the other hand, my Land Rover eats 8" snow fall for breakfast and says "Thank you, may I have another".


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Run...Do N0t Walk Away!
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By ray oscar
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2009 Land Rover LR2 SUV HSE 4dr SUV AWD (3.2L 6cyl 6A)


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Constant Radiator Issues, hoses, heater core, bloeck leaking into coolant


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better postioned than the Freelander
7 of 7 people found this review helpful
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By Bill
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2009 Land Rover LR2 SUV HSE 4dr SUV AWD (3.2L 6cyl 6A)


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Having previously owned an Lr3 and Freelander, the Lr2 sits comfortably as the entry Land Rover. Off road/Snow capabilities are very strong, and extended driving stretches of 8 plus hours with a family of four are certainly comfortable. Great driver visibility all around. Sun roof in front/moon roof in back make the cabin feel airy and spacious. Armrests are comfortable enough, but lack the plushness of the Lr3. Adequate storage space in back, good sound system, great warranty. Would recommend for those looking for a compact SUV with better than average snow/off road capabilities.


Best Features

Handles off road mud and deep winter snow very well. better MPG than larger LR4. comfortable interior. Great sound system.


Worst Features

for the curb weight could do with a few more horses for power. never had an issue with highway merging etc, but would like slightly more juice if needed.


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Great car
2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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By iain tait
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2009 Land Rover LR2 SUV HSE 4dr SUV AWD (3.2L 6cyl 6A)


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I live in Western Australia and our CRD LR2 has just come back from 2000 miles in the outback towing a two ton caravan! This vehicle is just awesome and towed brilliantly along with going truely off road through deep soft sand, over rocks and never missed a beat. Aside from a small steering rack issue that was fixed when it was a few weeks old the car has been perfect and my wife went from sceptic to Landrover fan!


Best Features

Great styling, great off road and love the terrain response system.


Worst Features

I plan to lift it a little to help with towing.


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Back on the map
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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By Thorsten
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2009 Land Rover LR2 SUV HSE 4dr SUV AWD (3.2L 6cyl 6A)


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A great car and great value for your money. So far I had no issues, the car feels well build and I love to drive it. For an SUV you can drive it very sporty (has enough power)without feeling uncomfortable or unsafe. The stereo system (Alpine Dolby Surround)is fantastic, bluetooth connects right away to any of my phones (con: could be louder). Navigation is terrific but the updates are very pricey. The breaks are great (I have the 19" wheels) and the engine sounds awesome, Fuel economy is great on average 14-16 mpg city, 23-26 mpg highway (what do you expect it is an SUV). In summary it is a great all- round vehicle, which puts Land Rover back on the map


Best Features

Navigation system, handling, breaks (powerful saved me a few times) and engine (sound, although 20 HP more wouldn't hurt), adaptive head lights (many think they are the high beams).


Worst Features

the sunroof could be bigger. Improve on carpet quality and some minor other quality issues (all in the interior). Combine navigation with additional info display for phone, radio, air-condition etc..


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