The 2.0-liter Rover 20T4H engine was assembled at a plant in the UK from 1991 to 1999 and installed on advanced modifications of popular models with an index of 200, 400 and 800. This power unit was also installed on the basic versions of the first generation Land Rover Discovery.
|Fuel system||distributed injection|
|Power output, hp||136|
|Torque output, Nm||185 – 190|
|Cylinder block||cast iron R4|
|Block head||aluminum 16v|
|Cylinder bore, mm||84.45|
|Piston stroke, mm||88.9|
|Recommended engine oil||5W-30|
|Engine oil capacity, liter||5.9|
|Euro standards||EURO 2|
|Fuel consumption, L/100 km (for Rover 820 1998)
|Engine lifespan, km||~300 000|
The engine was installed on:
- Rover 200 II (XW) in 1993 – 1995;
- Rover 400 I (XW) in 1993 – 1995; 400 II (RT) in 1995 – 1999;
- Rover 800 I (XS) in 1991 – 1999;
- Land Rover Discovery 1 (LJ) in 1993 – 1997.
Disadvantages of the Rover 20T4H engine
- This is a very reliable motor structurally and its main problem is poor workmanship.
- In second place there are malfunctions in the capricious MEMS fuel injection system.
- The timing belt is designed for approximately 100,000 km of run, and when it breaks, the valves bend.
- Often there are oil leaks from under the valve covers and camshaft seals.