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Long Distance Servicing tips - 7 days and 1600 miles


Just a general on best servicing tips after a long distance road trip.
Just completed a 1600 mile round trip in Italy in the Renault RX4 16v 2.0ltr.
Performed excellently, but I can now hear the Engine tick over sound a little tired.

Brakes, Steering, Acceleration and Oil levels still doing okay, but I can hear / feel the Gearbox linkage act a little strained.

Any tips much appreciated.
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Re: Long Distance Servicing tips - 7 days and 1600 miles

I would give the spark plugs a clean and check if the electrode gap has widened with the hotter distance driving. Also give the air filter a blow over with an air-line or brush.

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