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  1. Trafic van pot 3 blown

    Engines
    I had my Renault traffic van 1.9 dci fully serviced, one week later my clutch and gear box went so I spent a £1000 getting this fixed. When I got my van back there was a slight judder but got worse over 2 days. I done roughly 250 miles over them two days. By the end of the 2 days it got that bad...
  2. Radio not on with ignition - not blown fuse

    Electronics
    Hi peeps, I have just bought a 2006 Scenic.I has a strange issue with the radio. I can turn it on and it plays for 20 minutes. After that it beeps and turns off. I am able to immediately turn it back on so I don't believe it is needing a code (as I understand it that happens immediately and...
  3. Osram (made in Germany) night breaker blown

    Electronics
    Hi all, bought a pair of Osram night breakers as my driver's side light had gone .It lasted 2 months and is gone again followed this time by the passager side too (that was an old one).Do you think is an electrical issue or bad bulbs .Also as they cost about£20 is there any warranty on them...
  4. "ALIM UCH" fuse blown

    Electronics
    Hi, first post... help! I have a Renault Clio 2010, this afternoon while driving smoke parted pouring out from behind the dashboard close to the ignition. After some time at the roadside I managed to drive it back home as I assume whatever it was is electrical related and has probably burnt...
  5. How do I know if my turbo has blown?

    Engines
    My wife was driving our 2004 Clio DCi65 when she heard a whistling noise coming from the engine and then a pop sound (as she described it)... since then each time I drive it, it feels sluggish and noisier than usual... like it has no get up and go. Any ideas? How can I check if the turbo no...
  6. blown bulbs or worse?

    Interiors
    im guessing its blown bulbs and its looks a pain to do but also noticed other night i hav enot radio lights!!! i have the dreaded heater control bulb failure LOL so half doesnt work , but oddly i have no lights at all on the actual head unit which seems odd. i will be trying the dimmer on the...
  7. Blown Engine? maybe

    Engines
    Got a 2006 clio 1.5dci ( CRO! engine I think) with starting problems garage took it in for repair and said the engine is knackered as its low on compression?, but its only done 70k miles and was running fine before this with no overheating or burning oil problems. Just seems a little odd...
  8. car died, blown fuse, not sure what it does

    Electronics
    hello, my car died again and i am not to sure why. i have had a problem with loose battery terminals and i tightened them today after it died again. i have had this problem a few times now. the first time the engine started and i drove then the gas pedal stopped working. i was able to reset the...
  9. Renault Grand Scenic 1.9 DCi Blown main fuse

    Engines
    Bought a 2004 Grand Scenic 1.9 dci for £700. All worked fine then 6 weeks later I was driving along and there was a reduction in power, then smoke from the exhaust, then lost all power and i had to manoeuvre it to the side of the road where it completely died. I managed to start it but there...
  10. Alleged Head Gasket Blown, But no Smoke?

    Engines
    Hi there, I recently took my Renault Clio to a garage for a quick check up, he has come back to me and said that the Head Gasket has blown and there is oil leaking into my cylinders, and it is unsafe to drive as it could seize up at any given moment. He has quoted me £750 for the work which...
  11. Blown something

    Electronics
    Hi please can anyone help I have blown something trying to hard wire a dashcam My interior lighting, heater blower, 12v sockets and radio are not working I have tried the little fuses and they all seam ok Thank you Olly
  12. Renault Trafic DCi Head Gasket Blown

    Engines
    Hello all, I am new on here. I have the opportunity to buy a 56 plate Traffic for a very reasonable price...Problem is, the current owner hit a pigeon, which damaged a radiator hose and cause the head gasket to blow. I have tried a lot of Googleing and can't find much information about the...
  13. blown turbo wrong oil ??????????

    Engines
    my friends espace 2.2dci engine had a complete strip and rebuild, about a week later the turbo blew, checked the oil pump and fitted a new turbo. when i checked the oil pressure at the turbo we had 5 bar of pressure at idle. we have gone through what we had replaced and double checked the...
  14. Master dci100 2.5 engine blown ......... Or maybe not

    Engines
    Hi all, I have Dilemma and am getting conflicting advice from friends and garages. My van suddenly lost power and developed a ticking noise on the m3 the other day and I opened the bonnet and there was oil everywhere. After getting it recovered I was started again when cold and there was loads...
  15. Blown gasket on 15? Year old Megane...car still goes fine...

    Engines
    Sorry to be so ignorant...I know nothing...my Q might sound idiotic. Old Megane, LHD, France. (15? 16? Yrs old) Stuck in mud, was pleased to ..wheelie/rev... it out of about 8 inches of sticky mud. It got very hot, I saw steam from the bonnet. But drove away fine.. Couple of days later, patches...
  16. Oil in exhaust after blown turbo on 56 Plate Renault Master!

    Exhausts
    Evening all! I am new to this forum. My turbo blew just over 2 months ago. It has all been fixed and i had various other items changed at the same time. There is now oil in the exhaust as a result of the turbo blowing as it dumped it all in the exhaust. Anyone know the best way to burn...
  17. Scenic 1.9 Replaced turbo then revved itself oil sprayed out and smoked filled street

    Engines
    Scenic 1.9 on 55 reg Replaced turbo then on restarting engine. it revved itself to redline oil sprayed everywhere and smoke was so bad it filled the street. Then it cut out. Don't want to try starting it again. What damage will this have done? Will it have blown the engine or the new turbo ...
  18. Blown engine immediately after cam belt change

    Engines
    I am seeking advice about my Megane 2 1.4DCI - 05 Reg. My car went in for the annual MOT and failed the emission test. The car had not had a cambelt change so I asked for that to be done and an oil flush and change at the same time.. This was duly changed and apparently they revved the engine to...
  19. Blown Head Gasket

    Engines
    Hi all. I have a Renault Clio 1.4 Mk3 2007 and after the car failed to start I took it to the local garage and they have told me its a blown head gasket. It failed a coolant hydrocarbon test . They have estimated the cost of repair to be £1200 which includes 11 hours labour, skimming, water...
  20. BLOWN out of proportion

    Jokes & funny stuff
    An eskimo is on holiday in Australia.his car breaks down in the outback.a grizzled Australia looks under the bonnet to assess the problem and says to the eskimo,"you've blown a seal".the Eskom replies "so what you screw sheep!"
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