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Hello form OZ.....
Have suffered similar problems with intermittent starting in my 2001 Scenic Rx4,(F4R 2.0L) and I cleaned the TDC sensor about 6 months ago now and it's been perfect ever since.
My advice to anyone is try and learn a little about your car, as if the garages know about this clean and fix you can bet 10:1 they will do the same and charge you for the event to the tune of a new TDC sensor . Also, ask for the old part back and if refusal ensues, don't pay until the faulty part is produced.
The best thing about being able to do your own simple repairs is that if it doesn't work you can go and replace the part and you are no worse off.

There have been a few Renault owners down here who've done the TDC clean and all have saved the cost of a new sensor for now at least.
Currently in OzRX4's garage:
2001 Megane Scenic RX4 Privelege Verve, 2003 Clio Privelege 1.4auto, {son's car}

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