My 52 reg 2.0 16v renault clio sport 172 cup isent running rite helpp!! - Renault Forums :: Independent Renault forum

Go Back   Renault Forums :: Independent Renault forum Problem Solving Ask the Experts Engines

Notices

Engines Engines and other oily matters

RenaultForums
... Quick links
... Forum list
... Your dashboard
... Search the forums
... List new posts
... List today's posts
... List 0 reply posts
... Live post list (iSpy)
... Most viewed threads
... Special offers
... Members
... Member list
... Member map
... Member's gallery
... Who is online?
... Social groups
... Forum leaders
... Information
... FAQ index
... Garage list
...   Map version
... Glossary
... View our rules
...   Advertising
...   Privacy policy
... Contact us
... Feedback
... Fun stuff
... Arcade games
... Chat room
... Folding@Home
... Data
... Who drives what?
... Who supports who?



Use the drop-down below to display RenaultForums in the language of your choice.

My 52 reg 2.0 16v renault clio sport 172 cup isent running rite helpp!!

Engines


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 30th August 2011   #1
tonyp123
tonyp123 is
has no status.
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 6
Nominated 0 Times in 0 Posts
TOTW/F/M Award(s): 0
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Unhappy My 52 reg 2.0 16v renault clio sport 172 cup isent running rite helpp!!

Hi,
I have a 52 reg 2.0 16v clio sport 172 cup and its not running rite the engine sounds awfull when ticking over and the revs drop very low i have to rev it hard to bring revs back up but then they drop again.
I have replaced the map sensor cleaned out the throttle body, has any1 got any ideas i dont know where to locate anymore sensors on the car as its quite hard to find answers for my model so any help/advice wud be much appreciated, Thankyou
tonyp123 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

5 Lastest Threads by tonyp123
Thread Forum Last Poster Replies Views Last Post
My 52 reg 2.0 16v renault clio sport 172 cup... Engines madnoel10 10 5424 30th August 2011 09:20 PM

Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 30th August 2011   #2
cockers
cockers is
probably fixing a renault.
Diamond member
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 579
Nominated 1 Time in 1 Post
TOTW/F/M Award(s): 0
Thanks: 1
Thanked 69 Times in 68 Posts
Re: My 52 reg 2.0 16v renault clio sport 172 cup isent running rite helpp!!

does the engine sound like a diesel when hot ? if so sounds like dephaser pully needs replacing.
also have you changed the spark plugs ? these are common fault as is coil.
But before just changing parts , get it diagnosed correctly , will save you money in the long run.
cockers is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 30th August 2011   #3
Recycled Scenic
Recycled Scenic is
has no status.
Edit
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: My 52 reg 2.0 16v renault clio sport 172 cup isent running rite helpp!!

Hello and welcome to the forum

As cockers has said if the engine sounds like a diesel when warm the it's probably the dephaser pulley.

Pencil coils can fail on these engines for a pass time.
  Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 31st August 2011   #4
tonyp123
tonyp123 is
has no status.
Junior Member
Threadstarter
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 6
Nominated 0 Times in 0 Posts
TOTW/F/M Award(s): 0
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Re: My 52 reg 2.0 16v renault clio sport 172 cup isent running rite helpp!!

Hi,
Thanks for your advise i will have a look at it in the morning, And update you on the progress, Hopefully it will be what you advise, Thanks again

Last edited by tonyp123; 31st August 2011 at 02:51 AM. Reason: never finished post
tonyp123 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 31st August 2011   #5
tonyp123
tonyp123 is
has no status.
Junior Member
Threadstarter
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 6
Nominated 0 Times in 0 Posts
TOTW/F/M Award(s): 0
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Re: My 52 reg 2.0 16v renault clio sport 172 cup isent running rite helpp!!

Just a question about the throttle body wheni took it off to clean it, it was abit open not sure if its supposedd to be like this or completly closed ?? Any ideas
tonyp123 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Tags
16v, 172, 2.0 16v, clio, cup, helpp, isent, reg, renault, rite, running, sport

Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:
 
   

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Renault Forums :: Independent Renault forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT. The time now is 09:38 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2005-2009 RenaultForums
 
Inactive Reminders By Mished.co.uk and FTP-Anime.com