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Hello and welcome to the forum.
I can't help on many questions in your posts as I am not an Espace expert,but I can tell you that £700 to have the belt changed is a very good price.As far as I know the engine has to be removed to changed it and the labour charge can be huge,so £700 is a bargain..If your in any doubt as to whether the belts been done and you plan to keep the car then I would bite the bullet and have it done.
The spare key may need reprogramming if the battery has been flat in it for any period of time,I'll have a look and see if this possible to or a Renault only job and get back to you.
Edit;My info on the keys is a bit hit and miss to be honest,so I'd try a new battery,if that doesn't work then get back to us and we'll try and give you some more specific info.
I'd rather push my Alfa than drive a BMW....
Currently in Lagdti's garage:
2004 Saab 9-5 HOT Aero and a 2001 Audi A3 1.8 Turbo
Last edited by Lagdti; 22nd December 2008 at 06:49 PM.