Land Rover 306DT Engine for Sale


306DT Engine

306DT Engine Details

  • Engine Make:
  • Land Rover
  • Engine Horse Power:
  • 211 HP
  • Engine Size:
  • 3
  • Engine Code:
  • 306DT
  • Engine Layout:
  • V
  • Engine Actual CC:
  • 2993 HP
  • Engine Cylinders:
  • 6
  • Engine Valves:
  • 24
  • Engine Power Kilo Watt:
  • 155 kW
  • Engine Fuel Supply:
  • Direct Injection
  • Engine Fuel:
  • Diesel

Used & Reconditioned Land Rover 306DT Engines

If your Land Rover is in need of a replacement 306 DT engine then you are in luck as Royal Rebuilds stock and provide working and reliable used and reconditioned Land Rover 306DT engines at bargain prices.

306 DT engine was introduced in 2009 and the first vehicle to benefit from it was the Jaguar XF. It was later used in Land Rover Discovery 4, Range Rover Sport and several other JLR vehicles as well. These 6 cylinders 3.0 litre turbocharged engines produce 249 bhp. Despite being a diesel engine it is very low on O2 emissions. It is a powerful and robust engine that has taken some iconic vehicles to the top of the markets with its ferocious pulling power.

Common Faults with 306DT Engines

This engine rocked the scene till 2015 and was responsible of powering many vehicles but the whole time was marred by the continuous problems as well.

Problems included engine starting failures, abnormal and excessive oil consumption, engine overheating, oil pump problems, and radiator leakage.

Those problems if not addressed on time, can lead to engine failure. Engine replacement becomes an economical and realistic choice and knowing the choices can save you a lot of money.

Locating a Dependable 306DT Engine

When buying an engine, the first thought that crosses your mind is to buy it from the local dealership. Only hindrance is that brand new engines from dealerships are not cheap and fitting is not cheap either. Local auto market could be another source but it takes a lot of time to locate the right engine and there are no assurances if you are getting the engine that is dependable.

Best way is to find the reputable workshop that provide used and reconditioned 306DT engines and offer warrantee with its replacement engines. Royal Rebuilds has huge stock of robust and reliable 306DT engines in stock and can perform the replacement and fitting at affordable price.

Notable Savings and Customer Satisfaction

We provide warrantee with our engines that we replace depending on the condition and price. This gives peace of mind and confidence to come back for more. You can save up to 50% when you decide to buy used or reconditioned Land Rover engine instead of new one and we provide pick up of your vehicle service as well so you can stay in the safety of your home. We recommend you should book early to avoid festive rush.

Reconditioning Process Explained


Each engine is first stripped down to its bare components. Using specialist cleaning equipment (Kerosene bath and high temperature solvent washer) all engine components are degreased and thoroughly cleaned.


After disassembling the units they are then sent for machining where all engine block cylinders are professionally honed, All cylinder heads are pressure tested, skimmed, valve seats are cut and all valves are resurfaced.


In assembly stage of the engine reconditioning process, brand new Eristic gaskets are used, ACL bearings are used for the mains and big ends and gas nitride piston rings are fitted to ensure quality parts are used throughout. Crankshaft journals are checked and measured to assess condition and then are polished or reground where necessary Also the engine is timed up with a brand new timing kit.

Quality Control

All throughout the assembly process strict quality control measures are enforced. All measurements are double checked to make sure the final product is reliable for years to come.

306DT Engines

Model Engine Code Type Valves Actual CC Power Kw / hp Year Range Action
Discovery 4 306DT 3.0 TD 4x4 V 24 2993 cc 155 kw / 211 hp 2009-202412
Discovery 5 306DT 3.0 D 4x4 24 2993 cc 155 kw / 211 hp 2016-202412