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post #6 of 9 (permalink) Old 30th January 2009
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Originally Posted by bigjimm View Post
Most people kiss me first before they F?%$ me.

Get on to Renault customer services , and make a complaint. as it's only a few months out of warrenty you might be able to get them to contribute to the cost. They'll always say that they won't pay up... until you go above their heads and complain that is

Understeer is when you hit the wall with the front of the car.
Oversteer is when you hit the wall with the rear of the car.
Horsepower is how fast you hit the wall.
Torque is how far you take the wall with you.

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Before you go and spend that sort of money for a new display I'd contact a company called BBA Reman.I'm pretty sure they can repair your unit for a fraction of the cost of a new one.

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just found this site, might be of use


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Thanks to all who have replied. Very helful and prompt. I have contacted Renault and they are "dealing with the matter" with a view to helping me with costs. I will not hold my breath. I will be shopping around for the best deal re servicing and changing the timing belt. In the meantime my car has to be fixed PDQ as I cannot be without it for any time. I need a reliable car and do a lot of mileage. I have decided to bite the bullet and get my local dealer to fix it. The convenience, loss of earnings plus hire car costs elements has forced me.
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