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  1. Engines
    I was driving on Friday and my alternator belt snapped and shortly after I noticed that there was a knocking coming from around the alternator area that got faster as you revved it. I haven't had a chance to look at it yet but I'm suspecting that a bit of the belt's debris has been pulled into...
  2. Engines
    Hi, Family member recently bought a '56 plate Renault Clio III 1.4 Dynamique. I'm looking to replace the auxiliary/fan/alternator belt. Upon searching it seems that a 5 ribbed belt is needed for cars built up to May '06, and 6 ribs after that. The belt on the car has 6 ribs, but I'd just like...
  3. Engines
    My son has a 61 reg Clio 1.2. It's all of a sudden started making a noise which after some investigation turns out to be the alternator pulley. After searching online I can find pulleys for most models apart from his. I've spoke to our local dealer who said it needs a full new alternator. The...
  4. Engines
    Hi, couldn't find any advice on my particular engine on this forum or youtube already. I keep having to whack the alternator with a hammer to get it to work. Need to change it as i'm selling it. I've got a used one but been quoted 2hrs labour £80 to fit. I've done alternators before that have...
  5. Electronics
    Does the 1.6vvt alternator come straight out the top and can the belt be unloaded without going in through the wheel arch? Charge fault light came up last night. Made it home almost 30 miles on dips. Battery 12.35 Volts cold this morning Checked out terminals. Gentle tapping on the casing and...
  6. Engines
    Hi all Have an overcharging issue on my 02 Laguna 1.9 dCi, and wondering how difficult it is to change the alternator myself? Am waiting for the Haynes manual to arrive in the post, but some pointers would be handy! Symptoms are the stop and battery light flashing on and off when the car is...
  7. Engines
    I have a 2005 1.6 grand scenic but I am having trouble removing the alternator. The belt is off and top bolt and side bolt that is attached to a bracket are out but the bottom bolt is to long to pull out as it hits the chassis leg! Anyone know how to remove this bolt? Also once the alternator is...
  8. Electronics
    Hi, I am wondering how much of a hassle it is to remove the alternator from a 1.2 2009 clio mk3. Has anyone done this before who can guide me. Thanking you. Tony
  9. Engines
    Hi there recently my car (Clio mk3) has started to make a squeal/ whistling noise when started this continues until the car is warm then it goes away I say this is the fan/ alternator belt because when i drop a single drop of liquid on the belt the noise is silenced for a moment then comes back...
  10. Electronics
    Can someone please advise what the smaller wire connected to the alternator on my daughters 2002 Clio II 1.5 DCI does please? (the one connected to the small multi-plug on top of the alternator). Recently the car has become difficult to start and battery does not hold charge. A good 20mile...
  11. Electronics
    Hello all, I have a problem, the alternator stopped charging. There are no warning lights on the dash, however the battery light briefly comes on when I turn on the ignition. The fuses are good, there is 12V present on the alternator wide red wire, on the connector's both wires (purple and...
  12. Engines
    Hi is there a trick to remove the alternator on a kangoo 1.6l 16v 2005. thanks W:crying2:
  13. Engines
    Hi new to this helpful forum. Have searched widely but not found a simiar situation. Espace Mk3 petrol (140bhp). Fault warning Battery / Stop - drove home on battery (raining) about 20 minutes drive. Checked belts and connections to 3yr old heavy duty battery. Removed alt. (Bosch) and sent for...
  14. Electronics
    My car has been unused for a while and the battery went flat. So I jump started it and ran it for a while and it eventually died. Charged the battery up and tried again. I measured the voltage at the battery which was about 12.5 volts but this doesn't change when I rev the engine or stop the...
  15. Electronics
    Hi all, hope someone can help. I gave a 56 clio dynamique 1.4 petrol. Sorry in advance for long post but seriously would welcome any advice. 4 weeks ago my stereo wouldn't work so thought it may be the battery as it was almost 6 years old. Had new battery, all ok. 10 days later stereo stopped...
  16. Engines
    Hi guys i am currently doing some work on a friends Renault Clio 1.5 DCI the 106 BHP model and i am having some trouble confirming the alternator voltage. Has anyone replaced one before and would anyone know the standard voltage on the alternator. Cheers Guys.
  17. Engines
    Hi I have a renault megan convertible. It's my first car and as i've had it, i'm slowly learning about cars. When i tried to start it, it ticks over but will not fire up! I travel 49 miles each way to work. It wouldn"t start after i'd gone to the gym after travelling back from work. After...
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