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  1. 92 Renault Trafic 1100D - Brake fluid reservoir

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    I have a question regarding my 92 Renault trafic 1100D, Recently have noticed some slipping in gears 4/5. Checked the brake/clutch reservoir and it is full of fluid, but noticed only one of the two wire connections is actually connected. I am wondering if this has been done on purpose or should...
  2. I have one of my rear brakes locked on!! **Sorted**

    Brakes/Hubs
    Hi all, So yesterday I decided to tackle the brake squeal that has been annoying the hell out of me for a while now, turns out it was on a rear brake. So I set to work taking the brake apart, putting the copper grease on where needed (literally everywhere was dry, even had some rust on the...
  3. Scenic 3 Issues after changing brake fluid

    Brakes/Hubs
    Have MOT in 10 days and the brake fluid was tested last year at 160 deg. C boiling point. So I changed it today, bought ATE DOT4 SL6. It was last changed at renault dealer in 2017 (7711575501, that should be plain DOT4). Good old one man pumping method, did it on a couple of cars, no problem...
  4. Scenic Mk3 2009 High Level Brake Light Bar Removal (Solved)

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    The high level brake light bar (LEDs?) over the rear windscreen has stopped working. I've searched high and low to find out how to remove the bar, without success. I have access the rear of the bar from inside the tailgate and pushed in three metal, spring-loaded, lugs but I think there may be...
  5. Syringe Brake Fluid Replacement

    Brakes/Hubs
    Hello people, I know this has come up before, but there are 102 pages in the FAQ's on brakes, I got to page 12 and gave up. Is there an idiots guide to this wonderful syringe method of brake fluid replacement? It certainly has favour among the members over spare wheel pressure or vacuum...
  6. hiss when brake is pressed

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    hi, i have recently fitted new rear calipers to my lag 2004 sports tourer 1.9dci, used original pads on re fitting as there were plenty of meat on them , flushed and replaced the brake fluid and all appears to be fine except for a hiss when i press the brake pedal , have searched the other...
  7. 2009 MK3 Scenic Emergency Electronic Brake Release

    Brakes/Hubs
    Is there a manual release for the electronic parking brake on a mk3 Scenic? One of our rear calipers is sticking on and not releasing. Have tried rocking the car forward and backwards but this hasn't released the brakes. The car has been sat for a week while we have been away. The handbrake...
  8. Laguna Brake Fluid Replacement

    Brakes/Hubs
    Having just changed the rear brakes (discs & pads) it looks like my Laguna needs the brake fluid completely changing from the treacle colour stuff that is in there at present to new clean Dot 4. Does anyone know how many gallons of the fluid I need to do a complete fluid change? Also, has anyone...
  9. Clio - brake drum cleaning

    Brakes/Hubs
    My Clio (2013) is due for an interim service next week - they've offered my (£78) brake drum cleaning. I've not heard of this before - is it something I should get done? Thanks!
  10. 2007 clio mk3 brake light issues

    Brakes/Hubs
    Hey there Having an issue with my driver side brake lights on my 2007 reg clio mk3. With head/tail lights OFF, my driver side brake light is visibly dimmer than the passenger and high level brake lights which are working fine. With head/tale lights ON, the brake light does not come on at all...
  11. Best brake pads for G-Scenic 2008 1.9 dci

    Brakes/Hubs
    need pads on front anybody know who makes the renault ones, or are there better ones available? for standard renault disks on my 2008 mk.2 G-Scenic 1.9 DCI
  12. Hand brake wiring R2 plug problem

    Electronics
    Hi, I'll get straight to the point, the R2 plug had been cut out but I think they have some of the wires incorrect. Does any one know the wiring colours, I trace the 10 wires from the parking brake to where the R2 plug was. The hand brake releases and comes on with the hand brake switch. It does...
  13. Wipers gone awry & check parking brake warning

    Electronics
    Car: Renault Scenic Grand MKIII 2010 plate Hi folks Having a painful time with 2010 Scenic Grand, which I bought in Nov 2018. During mid December the check parking brake warning light suddenly came on. The parking brake worked fine, tested on steep hill, so hadn't a clue what the issue was...
  14. Brake pads and brake fluid replacement

    Brakes/Hubs
    Hi, can anyone recommend a reliable and honest garage for brake pads and brake fluid replacement in South London? Car is a Megane 2012, Coupe, 1.4 Tce. Cheers, Olly
  15. Clio brake pedal travel

    Brakes/Hubs
    Hi, I have a problem with the brakes on my Clio, it’s a 2004 182. When braking hard the pedal hits the floor before the wheel’s lockup. If you jab the brake pedal hard in the wet, the wheels lock & ABS does not kick in. The brake pedal goes hard when engine is off. The brakes work fairly well...
  16. One Brake Light no longer works! HELP!

    Electronics
    Hello to all on Renaultforums.co.uk Firstly, my apologies if this topic is covered elsewhere although; following a quick glance I did not locate my exact same issue and I'm completely new to these forums! I have a 2010 licence plate Renault Megane 1.5dci diesel manual 5 Door hatchback - (I...
  17. Scenic III (2013) Check Parking Brake Issue

    Brakes/Hubs
    My Check Parking Brake warning light has recently come on my dashboard even though there appears to be nothing wrong with the operation of the electronic handbrake. I have checked the brake fluid level and borrowed a jdiag jd101 to see if I could diagnose any issue, but it does not find a fault...
  18. roofline brake light u/s

    Electronics
    Hi all, my roofline brake light is not working with my lower brake lights. I have used a tester to establish that there is no power reaching the light, but as i have no manual, or wiring diagram to follow, all i know so far is that there is a grey and black wire that connects to the light...
  19. Rear brake drums

    Brakes/Hubs
    Hello, I have a 2006 Kangoo van. I ordered up new rear drums and they are different but Renault tell me these are correct. The old ones have a tapered bearing and a smaller bearing were as the new ones have both bearings the same size. Any help grateful appreciated. Colin
  20. check brake system /abs/esp lights on dash

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    hi any one got any ideas Brake (ABS/ESP - stop light on .these are all codes found but hand brake still working fine auto and manual, could clear all codes except parking brake ones . the epb did not respond to diagonostic scan when told to erase faults. any help appreciate thanks for...
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