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  1. Timing Belt Change Freelander 2

    As some on here already know I am still recovering from a bit of an illness and I'm very board. So..........thought I'd have a go at the 10 year service on my Freelancer 2 which involves replacing the timing belt and water pump. My thinking being that most of it can be done either sitting or...
  2. Clio 1.2 2003 Squeaky Alternator belt

    Hi everyone Yesterday my daughters 1.2 Clio broke down, only to find the alternator belt had gone (shredded under car) AA took her to local garage & was replaced within a couple hours....she drove away no probs This morning it was screeching upon starting & then went quiet but started screeching...
  3. Rear seat belt warning wiring loom connector

    Hi Does anyone know if there is a part to repair a broken clasp connector that goes into centre rear seat belt buckle for seat belt warning system and if possible a part number. Cant seem to find it on the renault part list. Had a broken wire right on bottom of connector Renault grand scenic...
  4. Broken timing belt scenic mk3 1.5 dci

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    Hi, my timing belt has snapped on the scenic, on my old mk2 I replaced the head gasket so done abit of work on the 1.5 dci engine. However I've not really worked on mk2. I'm having trouble removing the intercooler pipe the clips are different also the the scuttle panel remove to have more...
  5. Belt alarm switch off question

    Hi, Can somebody help me? I would like to switch off the belt alarm(driver and passanger side too). I have can clip but i don't know how to do it. THX 2009 Renault Laguna 2.0dci
  6. f9q timing belt advice as foggy if i've ever done one...

    in my time in trade must done 100+ timing belts, but for the life on me cant remember if done 1.9 dci F9Q belt, any way got the full gates kit inc pump, tensioner, crank bolt etc, any tips on how to make it as quick simple and painless as possible? trying to distract myself as next thursday the...
  7. K9k 1.5 dci timing belt length

    Hi all I have a 2012 grand scenic 1.5 dci tom tom. The camshaft timing pulley failed and the bolt snapped obviously this has caused top end damage. Garages were quoting up to £3200 for repairs even suggesting a whole new engine. Anyway I have decided to do this myself and now have the head off...
  8. seat belt alarm

    Hi I recently bought a 2010 Renault Megane 1.5dCi.. The only problem I have is the seat belt alarm was going off even when seat belts were fastened....I bought seat belt alarm stoppers off ebay which you connect into the seat belt holder... I put them in. 1 in drivers seat 1 in passengers...
  9. help with timing belt

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    hi all , I am thinking of buying a Renault espace 2.2 tdi dynamique auto 2005 . the advert says that the timing belt has gone is this likely to be a huge problem and caused more problems . don't know much about cars he is asking 350 but don't want to take on a lot of problems . thank you
  10. How do you get a compressor Belt back on the pulley? Clio IV

    Heating & cooling
    hi all - is there a 'in the trade' knack to get the Drive belt back onto the pulley of the AC Compressor pump? _ I have been struggling for well over an hour to get it back on , its a fecker! - cannot see any adjuster on the A/C compressor bracket to push it in to attach the belt and then pull...
  11. Clio timing belt and accessories

    Hi all, I own a Renault Clio Hatchback 1.2 Campus. It is time to do some maintenance and change the timing belt and accessories as indicated in the maintenance booklet. I received a quote of £190. How does that sound? Thanks, Franz
  12. Timing belt

    I've got a Renault traffic 2.0 dCi year2008 and was just wondering if it had a timing belt or timing chain can anyone help Cheers
  13. Strange Metalic Rattle From Timing Belt Area

    Hi everyone, Yesterday night for some reason my car was driving strange, revs were jumping up and down and car was bopping on the road as if I was constantly pressing and releasing the accelerator. I ignored it as I thought it was due to a cold start as normally for the first few minutes when...
  14. Scenic Timing Belt Change

    Engines to the forum, have a 2007 1.4 petrol Scenic and just bought a 2008 1.5dci Scenic last week, the belt is due on the 2008 diesel one, I see there are various bhp from these engines, ours is the 86bhp as far as I know, my question is are the timing belt kits the same for all of them...
  15. Main Drive Belt ( Alternator, PAS Etc)

    Is changing the power steering, alternator belt something doable from using a trolley jack, or is ramp ideally needed. Nissan Primastar 1.9 2005
  16. Clio 1.4 16V auxiliary drive belt

    Looking for a diagram for belt fitting and length of belt for a four pulley, 1 idler, 1 tensioner system.
  17. Megane III 1.5dci 106 timing belt cover

    Hello, can somebody help me with the part number for the plastic cover around the timing belt and auxiliary belt. I have just noticed the auxiliary belt is rubbing against the plastic cover and cover is shredded in the bottom end. I have recently changed timing belt and auxiliary belt but...
  18. scenic 2002 1.9dci wont start after broken altanator belt changed

    it turns over fine and starts with easy start but wont run on it but wont fire on the key there is pressure in the injection rail but wont start
  19. 2.2 dci engine, 2005-interference or not? Belt slip?

    Is the 2,2dci an interference engine, in that a slipped or broken cambelt wil or will not allow the valves to tangle with the pistons? The alternator belt has just gone this afternoon and the engine sounds terrible, like the shreds of belt got into timing cover. Assuming they can get in with all...
  20. 06 Kangoo 1.5 Dci - ABS feels WRONG after fan belt tightened...

    Howdy folks, this is my first post after lurking for a while, please be gentle. The main thing that has arisen in the last week is that when I brake at even low speeds it feels like the ABS is kicking in when it shouldn't and doesn't feel like it used to. It feels really clunky and bumpy and...