My 2005 clio 2 dci went for its 100 000 km service.
When I recieved the car back there was a quiet whine in the engine(wasn't there before), which I thought was the fan. a few days later the car lost power and the whine changed pitch. Returned the car to renault dealer and was informed that the
had to be replaced(very expensive) and I complained because the car had just been in for a service. I was told that the service has got nothing to do with the
, so I asked for a better price on the new
. eventually, a person for the Retail Motor Industry was called in to give an independent assessment, and he discvovered that the foam around the air filter had been damaged while fitting and that the a blade of the
was bent. He concluded that the badly fitted and damaged air filter could have been the cause of failure of the
. The dealer has since said he disagrees and that I am still liable because after stripping the
they found scratches insde the housing from the fan.
I'm not happy. They called the independent assessor, not me, and then they disagree and I must still pay!