Renault Forums :: Independent Renault forum - View Single Post - Renault Laguna I - Phase 1 - Heating and Cooling - Possible fix for cold heater

View Single Post
post #16 of (permalink) Old 9th March 2006
Platinum member
Oilyrag's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 2,875
Nominated 0 Times in 1 Post
Nominated TOTW/F/M Award(s): 1
Thanks: 19
Thanked 28 Times in 27 Posts
Originally Posted by lagdti
Makes me wonder if they design a new car to be as awkward to work on as possible to stop people doing their own repairs,and bo####ks to the people who have to work on them as their job!.
That is exactly why car manufacturers started using torx screws or spline bits. At the time a dealer was the only place that had the "special tools" to do the job in hand. Of coarse it is alledged that a torx screw is less likely to come undone than an allen screw. (what a load of b******s)

I am not an alcoholic. Alcoholics go to meetings:D "
Currently in Oilyrag's garage:
59 Vauxhall Zaffira 1.6 Life & 1957 Austin A35
Oilyrag is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome