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  1. Brakes/Hubs
    Hi everyone just made this hope you can help me. I have a 2011 megane and a few weeks ago my brake pedal suddenly went right to the floor to have any sort of braking. I have a ok knowledge of cars and was able to diagnose the master cylinder. all the calipers where working and no leaks on then...
  2. Brakes/Hubs
    Hi all, I have a problem with the brakes on my 2009 megane that my local garage has been struggling to solve, they're now suggesting a master cylinder replacement but from some old posts I've read here (Megane III Brakes Problem) I wanted to write all the symptoms out and ask if anyone thinks...
  3. Electronics
    Hello, firstly, english is not my native language, so, sorry in advance for some mistakes. I own a clio 2 build year 2000. Problem is, that also when I shut down the engine, turn the car off, the instrument cluster has power, and it consumes the battery. If I press the brake pedal ( when the...
  4. For sale
    FEBI BILSTEIN Brake Disc Front Axle, Internally Vented, Coated 24311 Same as these ones https://www.autodoc.co.uk/febi-bilstein/1881757 £20 for the pair ONO + shipping or free collection Box worn, but discs have never been used/installed. Bought the wrong ones and it was too late to return.
  5. Brakes/Hubs
    Ive got a megane 1.6 dci gtline estate ive upped the power and stuck some rs rims on it but have a bitta issue with brake fad after a bit of hard driveing I was wondering if anyone has herd of upping the braks size at all ive looked at loads of options and have had some hope full option...
  6. Brakes/Hubs
    Hi Bought an automatic 2016 Grand Scenic a month ago and in the last couple of days I've had a warning light coming up 'Check Parking Brake' on a couple.of journeys. The car drives as the handbrake is off, but even still, I pull over, turn engine off and remove key card then re-insert key card...
  7. Other models
    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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. Ask the Experts
    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...
  11. 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...
  12. Ask the Experts
    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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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!
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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
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