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We had a 1.6 Megane Hatchback with the 1.6 16v engine and it was fine,good performance and economy, drove well even when fully loaded. The scenic is a bit higher and heavier so won't be quite as good.
As for the 1.9dci, it is only 105bhp on that version,it is a
diesel btw - we test drove a scenic and when compared to our Picasso, 2.0hdi (90bhp) it wasn't any better than the Picasso.
There have been reliability issues with the 1.9dci engine, but mostly the 120bhp in Laguna with the long service intervals. Changing the
at 9K with fully synthetic
in between services appears to have improved reliability.
Currently in SportTourer's garage:
2010 Laguna III SportTourer Initiale Tom Tom.