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Shaun wall
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Did you buy a Matra or a Madra?

Fáilte isteach go teach renoidh! You'll be well treated. Sound buncha lads.

I have a 98 RXE diesel. Apart from the first twenty seconds as she gathers herself, she's a very quiet driver. 140,000 on the clock. No smoke behind. You show 80,000? knocks like hell and throws out black smoke. Does it bark? It should, in my opinion and I sure as hell don't want to put you off Renaults

My 98/99 model has a 2.2dt engine, steel chassis, GRP/Plastic body. Later [2000?] they changed to a 2.2 dci or something like that. A shape-change was involved and the body is all- steel [I think].

As for the airbag warning, I was told by the guy who sold me mine to ignore all indications from the electronic warnings except the petrol pump. When you see that you have 50 miles left. He has not been proved wrong in 13 months. By the bye, the ORIGINAL cambelt broke at 139,000 miles and cost a míle púnts to fix. And sterling pounds are much bigger than the euro

The word on the street is that dci steels are not as good as plastic Matras.

Grand Espace Does It With More Espace to Espare!
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