Renault Forums :: Independent Renault forum - View Single Post - espace help me god help me !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

View Single Post
post #5 of (permalink) Old 2nd August 2009 Thread Starter
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 9
Nominated 0 Times in 0 Posts
TOTW/F/M Award(s): 0
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Originally Posted by madnoel10 View Post
I understand the keycard reader reads the chip inside the card OK but the reader also contains a micro-switch which if not working correctly will prevent engine start.
On the other hand it could be a poor connection to the starter solenoid.
if i put the card into the reader and push start the car it starts , if the card reader was not responding it would not start at all ? no

when i put the key card in the slot the engine preheats really to press start but engine does not turn over .

sometimes the car will start 5 or 6 times and then it wont . if i bridge a wire to the solenoid and touch it to the battery the starter starts all the time any idea's
ber is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome