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  1. Ask the Experts
    Hello.needing to replace barrel and just wondered.if I order a new barrel through dealership can I still use my original keys.so no reprogaming needed with a new set of keys.
  2. Electronics
    My mkll Kangoo ignition barrel needs replacing. The only time I've ever done this job is on ancient vehicles where undoing a couple of screws removed it. I'm expecting this to be altogether more difficult. Finally is it possible to transfer the transponder from the old key into the new one or is...
  3. Engines
    Hey guys. So I’ve worked out that I need to replace my ignition barrel on my 2006 Clio 1.5 dci; thanks to some helpful guys conforming my assessment here: (https://www.renaultforums.co.uk/17-electronics/586381-ignition-switch-problem-solving-help.html) I’ve striped the shroud down and removed...
  4. Electronics
    Recently my ignition switch started to play up, it wasn't springing back from the "start" position so would leave the starter engaged if you weren't careful. Try as I might I've not been able to source a replacement over here (Tenerife Canary Islands) but a bit of a search suggested that it was...
  5. Steering and Suspension
    Hi, how do I remove the ignition lock , have seen mentioned that a shear bolt has to be removed , where is this located and how is it removed, I can see a studd with a washer on top of the lock near the column and a studd recessed in the casting directly underneath. Is this the shear bolt...
  6. Electronics
    Hi all, a couple of weeks back the spring back in the ignition stopped working so I have to turn it back when the car starts which has been ok. Yesterday though the key met resistance when trying to turn it all the way back to remove it. Today when I tried to start the car I just got a clicking...
  7. Electronics
    hi I recently bought a megane expression 1.9 dci 2001 model and the kids have locked the steering, I have started the car before this happened but now the key will not insert into the ignition. I have tried to insert and insert the key and I have slightly oiled the barrel but the key wont go in...
  8. Electronics
    Hi, I have a 2004 Renault Trafic and the key does not return after starting, I have to turn it back manually. Can anyone tell me if the spring in the barrel or in the switch? Thanks
  9. Electronics
    Hey guys!:) I've got a bit of a problem, I have a renault clio 3 door 1.2 petrol 51 plate. And the key is stuck in the ignition barrel, it is not the steering lock as the key still turns and functions correctly. But there is no way of removing it from the barrel. Does anyone have any ideas? Or...
  10. Electronics
    Hi guys, got a little bit of a problem with my Renault clio mk3 1.2 16v (my car) the blasted key is stuck in the ignition barrel. I have had the car for some time now and done over 150k in it. I was given 2 keys and a few months ago it was getting stuck and taking a while to pull out. I was...
  11. General Chat
    Key lock broken and came out from the barrel recently. After searching for anyone who had replaced a barrel and lock without success, I went ahead and replaced mine. Ordered from a Renault dealer 2 days, old keys work fine...cost £100 inc VAT approx. Quite straightforward to do! Here are the...
  12. Bodywork
    2006 espace with broken key. Need advice on how to remove lock barrel. Sent from my SM-N910C using Tapatalk
  13. Electronics
    Hi all hopefully someone can help, i recently aquired a 1998 Renault Megane Cabriolet from a friend who had it sat on his drive for 16 month's. !first problem being he had lost the key so ordered a new barrel plugged it in too make sure it worked ( it ticked over fine) so the went through the...
  14. Interiors
    Just started to sometimes struggle to either get the key in or out of the ignition lon our 2006 Modus. Is this something to be concerned about and attend to quickly? Many thanks
  15. Cars & motoring
    Hi there folks, My 01 reg clio recently went for its MOT , unfortunately it failed. The guy said it was unsafe due to one issue, which was the safety return spring in the ignition barrel being broken, so barrel would need replaced. A replacement used barrel and key...
  16. Steering and Suspension
    If I knocked the keys whille in ignition everything was cutting out and it was choosing what worked,heater radio, clock etc when it started I was told ignition barrel/ switch problems Renault told me easiest was was to take registration docs in and they would order new barrel already coded from...
  17. Electronics
    Hi, this is probably in the wrong place but I can't seem to work my way around here very well on my phone ?. I'm on holiday in Spain and my 2002 scenic 1.9 dci ran wonderfully, nipped to the shops for provisions but when I returned to the car it would not start. I got recovered to my friends...
  18. Electronics
    I have a Renault scenic. The ignition barrel is broken in that the key won't spring back when I turn the engine on and the starter motor keeps turning. If I turn the key back manually everything seems to be working ok. Do I need to get this fixed? Is it damaging the engine? I don't want to...
  19. Electronics
    Hi Hoping someone can help. The spring has gone in my 05 Trafics ignition barrel and won't click back after starting. I was hoping I can replace it with one from a scrappy and just swap the transponder thing over and change the metal key bit in my fobs! Will this work or will I just open an...
  20. Electronics
    Hi forum, I have a major issue with a 98 2.0 Megane Scenic, steering got locked on a couple of weeks ago which in turn caused ignition barrel to lock, since then I've drilled out old barrel, replacing it with a new barrel purchased from eBay. It's a coded key/immobiliser/transponder effort &...
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