I am convinced the 18K service intervals are the cause of
is the life blood of the engine and
My advice to any dCi owner is to change it at least
every 10K or 12 months. Webcode, the RTE who often posts here, recommends 6K or 6 months. And use a good quality fully synthetic
. Amsoil is well regarded.
Interestingly, the Euro4 dCi engines are back to 9K service intervals...
I'm a great fan of Renault and to be fair mine have been very good, a few minor issues apart. But at times I feel I am swimming against the tide. Renault ought to give me a free car, the number of people I've recommended the cars to over the years...