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  1. Cars & motoring
    I'm thinking of purchasing a used Renault Megane 2011 1.5 dCi ECO Dynamique Tom Tom 5dr The car is around 120000miles Are there any common problems with the car I should be looking for?
  2. Ask the Experts
    Hi. Apologies if I have placed this in the wrong forum. My wife loves the megane dynamic 1.6 edition. We have found one that we like that is being sold by a private dealer with 44k miles on the clock. What should I be looking out for during the viewing/test drive... any common faults etc...
  3. Engines
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  4. Ask the Experts
    Hello all, I have seen a 2008 Renault Kangoo 1.6 16v Petrol for sale at a local garage, the car had a FSH and appears in very good order, I am seriously thinking of buying it, my concern is that is has an automatic gearbox and has done 85000 miles, I plan to keep the car for 3 years and will do...
  5. Cars & motoring
    Hello to all As you can see from my user name I***8217;m coming from the other side and unfortunatelly know nothing about Renaults. I need an advise what to look for when buying Twingo RS133 2008-2012 model. Are those reliable? What to look for in service history? Is there anything that is...
  6. Brakes/Hubs
    Hi, my megane 2 1.5 DCI 08 needs new pads and discs all round. I've rung euro car parts given my reg and they have given me the right braking system (apparently there are two Bosch and teves...it's teves) They give me the product code of eicher discs which are the cheapest but upon reading the...
  7. Engines
    Hi folks, I've found a 2011 Megane III 1.9 DCi that I've agreed to buy. It seems a nice car and is a reasonable price, but there's an oil leak from the pipe on the top of the engine. I've attached a photo I took. Can anyone tell me what it is and whether it's something I should be worried...
  8. Cars & motoring
    Hi, I am A new user from Denmark looking for advice. I am about to buy a Megane III 1,6 from 2010. It has done 99000km and seems ok. What should i look out for ? Is engine and transmission reliable ? We have no such forums Ib Denmark, that is why i am here :grin2:
  9. Cars & motoring
    Hi. I am in the market for a cheapish (approx 4k) 7 seater and was looking at Grand Scenics 2011. I found one online a Renault Grand Scenic 1.6 TD ENERGY Dynamique TomTom Bose+ Pack that is well spec'd with FSH (dealership) and 135K on the clock. It has the 1.6 Has sat nav and unusually all...
  10. Engines
    As the title suggests I'm looking for a replacement turbo. I have a Clio mk3 DCI 86bhp non fap. There appears to be lots of choice if you do a search with all sorts of prices. I would prefer to check out a supplier that someone could recommend. Any help would be appreciated.:smile2:
  11. Cars & motoring
    Hi all I have looked at a 2007 Renault Modus with the panoramic roof but the roof is stuck closed. Has anyone any ideas what the issue may be is this a common fault?
  12. Clio
    ** This is not an advert, it is a car I plan to buy, but I need advice on the engines condition ** 2007 / 20,371 miles / Hatchback / Manual / 1.4L / Petrol One owner from new Comes with free service Free 12 months MOT 3 months AA Parts & Labour Warrenty Last services at 15,743 miles service...
  13. Vans
    Hi everyone, I am giving some serious thought to buying a Renault Traffic. I intend on using it as a weekend surf bus and I dont plan to do alot of milage (probably something like 4k a year on it). One thing I am slightly stuck on is whether I should just gamble on buying something older with...
  14. Engines
    Anyone know where I can buy pinch bolts cheaper than renaults at nearly £9 each?
  15. Wheels & tyres
    Hello Just ordered a new Captur and thinking about buying used winter wheels. If the used wheels comes from a Captur, I assume they contain the TPMS. Anyway is it just plug and play with the TPMS, or do I need to visit a garage or use Can Clip to "program" the ECU to the new wheels ? Another...
  16. Welcome to RenaultForums
    Hey guys, tested my potential future Renault tonight! 2012 Renault Megane 1.2 GT Line. I was thoroughly impressed! The interior quality is far better than I expected. I'd argue it was better than my top spec Honda. Some of the switches are a little plasticky, but the rest is very solid! Is...
  17. Cars & motoring
    went to look at a 2003 16v 1100 Clio yesterday done about 147,000 miles (is that high for this motor/age) , a private seller is selling it. - Things that stood out so far: - The interior heater blower motor only works on speed 4 (been reading up on this and a new resistor pack costs 100 quid...
  18. Older renaults (pre-1992)
    Dear all, I have been interested in buying an '82 Renault Trafic that has been converted to a camper, but I am unsure if this is a good idea or not. I'm currently looking for a camper to live in for a year you see. What I've found out so far is that the petrol engine has been replaced with a...
  19. Cars & motoring
    Hi all, new to the forums and never owned a Renault before. Always fancied a Clio Sport, as I am fond of hot hatches, but never made the jump. A 2009 Laguna GT Coupe 2.0 dcti has come up for sale locally. 180bhp. I'd never seen this car before and it ticks all the boxes for me. It's not the...
  20. Cars & motoring
    Hello As title - looking to buy a used Megane 1.5dci 2012 model. Main questions is whats the real MPG for motorway driving - i plan to do 900 a week Is this up for that job? Should I follow my fathers advice and never by a french car! Cheers! Andy
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