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  1. Laguna II 2.0T engine burning oil

    Engines
    Hello , I am having problem with the engine of my laguna 2.0 turbo , it stars burning oil, 0.5 liter in 4500 km . The engine has only 46000 km , in perfect contrition with all the survives in Renault . Right now , after contact with Renault France , I have chance the oil again and after 1500 km...
  2. Renault Clio 1.2 TCE 2007 Oil in breather Pipes, power loss and burning blue smoke

    Engines
    Hi, I have a Clio MK3 2007 1.2 tce problem is oil everywhere in the air inlet and breather pipes. When you boot the car the turbo boost comes in for a split second and then a major loss of power and back to vacuum, blue smoke out of the exhaust, also will not pull up a hill. The rocker cover...
  3. Oil yellow, burning rubber smell from bonnet? **Fixed**

    Cars & motoring
    hi, I have a 2010 Renault Clio imusic 1.2 petrol, recently I've noticed a really bad burning rubber smell under the bonnet after I drive the car even if it's only a 5 minute journey, also when I open the oil cap it's filled with a thick yellow paste inside, there is only 68000 miles on the car...
  4. Burning Smell

    Brakes/Hubs
    Last week replaced brake pads, discs, calipers due to mot failure. When garage started work, agreed £520 for this to then be told needed new handbrake cable (£380). Once done couldn***8217;t get parts to talk to computer so then had another charge for diagnostics. Total cost £1200 and a week...
  5. Burning coolant - coolant loss

    Engines
    Hi I have a problem with my 1.4 Kangoo in that I think the cylinder head gasket has failed but would like get more of an idea it is via other's knowledge based on what symptoms are present ; The symptoms are as follows ; Coolant loss, like major loss, the quantity of between the Max and Min...
  6. Burning Program files to CD-ROM

    Computer Club
    PC running Windows Vista The hard drive on my laptop is almost full at 98% capacity :surprise: and much of this is due to that naughty car manual that we are not allowed to use :wink2:(especially as it contains all the model ranges that I don't need.). If I burn the entire e-manual program...
  7. Burning Smell, Windows And Sunroof

    Electronics
    Hi everyone - first post from me - I have the exact same problem - my windows and sunroof have stopped working on my Scenic 07 plate and there is a strong smell of burning either in wiring or a unit - fuses all seem fine - any starting points would be great Thanx Steve
  8. Window Problem/electrical burning

    Electronics
    Hi there. I'm after some advice please. I know there's a lot of window problem threads but none that are similar to my problem that I found. So the wife came home yesterday and said there was a electrical burning smell and now none of the windows or sunroof work. By this I mean no window goes...
  9. Scenic mk 2, burning oil

    Engines
    Hi All Need some advise please. Recently brought a mk2 Scenic. It is burning oil and there is oil in the intake so am thinking its to do with the crankcase pressure. Am i think right? I am at a loss of how to fix it, any ideas? Thank you
  10. Burning Oil/smoke

    Engines
    Not sure which thread so sorry but long story short i have a buildup of engine sludge down my engine and on my rocker cover and when im driving a while and stop my car puffs out a white smoke which smells like its burning oil. Would this be the case with the old oil or something else? my oil and...
  11. Strange smell like plastic burning

    Interiors
    Hi all long time reader first time poster here :smile2: So I got a Grand Scenic II 56 plate, for the last 3-4 weeks I have had this strange smell coming from the air vent when the fan is on. It smells like burnt plastic and makes your eyes sting but if I turn the fan off the smell goes away...
  12. Laguna 2 Burning Oil, blocked breather?

    Engines
    Hi all, Need some help. My lag is running smokey and has eaten some oil. I'm hoping it may be a blocked breather pipe forcing oil through the seals. Could someone point me in the way of the breather pipe and give me some advice on determining if it is blocked and how to unblock it? Also could...
  13. MKII Clio Burning smell problem

    Engines
    Hello all. First post here, and already on the scrounge for a bit of advice. I few months ago, I bought my wife a MKII Clio on an 05 plate, for her to learn to drive in. She passed her test, and has been driving it on short local drives ever since. Last week, the engine started to stutter and...
  14. 1.5ci megane burning oil but fine in straight lines

    Engines
    Hi all I have a 2005 1.5dci megane that the other day gave me a oil warning light so topped up as was low but since then ive had clouds of smoke pelting out the back (and i mean batman smoke screen levels) its got good compression/acceleration and no smoke when i remove the oil cap on the...
  15. Intermittent electrical burning smell

    Electronics
    About 8 months ago my 2002 Clio Expression 1.2 16v began giving off an intermittent faint 'electrical' burning smell - seemingly from the front offside wheel arch. Anytime I asked my passenger to sniff around the wheel area I was told there was no smell. As I was the only one who could smell...
  16. Burning clutch smell

    Engines
    Hi, i have got a renault laguna III 1.5dci and recently from under the bonet there is a sort of burned clutch smell. Any ideeas what it could be causing it as i only use the clutch when driving off and changing gears never keep it pressed... Thanks in advance
  17. Renault clio sport 172 2002 burning smell

    Electronics
    My 172 smells in the cockpit of burning and shorted the 20 amp fuse to the heater, checked the fan blower and it runs ok. I found out that after the short the car wouldn't start, Disconnecting a small connector at the side of the fan main connector (yellow wire and a brown wire) the car starts...
  18. Renault Master 57 plate using LOTS of oil

    Engines
    Can anyone suggest why my '57 plate Renault Master is using lots of oil? It is a LM35 DCi 120 and has done 85k miles. It has been converted to be a horsebox, and I have done 7k miles since I bought it 18 months ago. Nearly all of my journeys involve carrying a horse and other items which...
  19. burning oil

    Engines
    hi everyone, my megane 1.5dci throws out light blue smoke, I have done a top engine rebuild after cam belt snapped, changed valves and stem seals, I have also had trouble with injectors, have fitted 1 reconditioned injector and changed the other 3 injector valves, but still get check injection...
  20. burning smell and can't hill start

    Engines
    Hi Just looking for help. My car has decided after years of use not to do hill starts and when I really tried to make it work there was a huge burning smell. It was like a mix of oil and rubber. The smell was very strong both inside and out of the car. .even after 15 mins. Please can...
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