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  1. 1999 laguna 1.8 16v estate choke sticking

    Hi guys hope you can help.... car starts fine when cold choke keeps revs at 1500, but while driving when changing gear the revs kick up the longer the clutch is down! then it feels like its over revving while driving, then levels out! but sometimes revs hits 5000 and I have to turn the engine...
  2. 1999 laguna estate choke sticking

    while driving when I press the clutch to change gear the engine revs up to 5000, but not all the time! I have to turn the engine off and back on......also when the clutch is pressed down the revs go up again not all the time....any ideas?
  3. Megane 1 won't go over 2500rpm on start but is fine after a while?

    ok so i am new to this world, never really used a site like this but it is my last option. when i start my car it will not rev over 2500rpm which as you can imagine can make pulling out of junctions difficult, after a while driving (maybe until the car is up to temperature) if i stop, with the...
  4. clio auto choke problems?

    Cars & motoring
    Hi there, I have a problem with my 2002 1.4 clio,any help would be great. On certain occasions after starting, the engine rev's at about 2200 rpm and hunts, reving up and down- on the dash the elec fault light comes on. After about 15 mins, once switched off and then on the fault light goes away...
  5. Espace III 2.0 petrol auto choke hi-revving

    Espace Mk III. 2.0 ltr petrol (2002) When starting from cold, the revs are higher than they should be. At a guess 2,000 - 3,000 rpm. This only occurs when the weather is cold. During the summer everything was fine so problem is related to ambient temperature. Once the engine has warmed up (4 -5...
  6. Clio 1.2 '96 possible auto choke, ecu, erm something else problem??

    Hi would really appreciate some help as i cant afford to go to a garage. Problem is, sometimes: the tick over jumps to 3.5k and when throttle is opened slightly engine wants to die and judders then when throttle is opened, more than say half, it will run as normal. Had on mate who said...
  7. auto choke control unit

    hi folks got a problem with my 96 senic it seems to be an automatic choke it is a little black electrical clip set right at the back of the engine the car revs high all the time when i reconnect it is fine but always works itself loose from engine vibration as clip on connection is broken but...
  8. Kangoo Diesel needs more choke?

    Hello, all. I realise my 1.5 dCi (2005) doesn't actually have a choke, but that's just how it feels. Just like the old days when controlling the choke was an art-form. :-) At the start of each journey, whether from cold or even if the car has been left standing to cool for just a few minutes...
  9. Never choke in a restaurant in America's deep South

    Jokes & funny stuff
    Never choke in a restaurant in the Deep South Two hillbillies walk into a bar. While having a shot of whiskey, they talk about their moonshine operation. Suddenly, a woman at a nearby table, who is eating a sandwich, begins to cough. And, after a minute or so, it becomes apparent that she is...
  10. 1995 renault 5 with auto choke

    Older renaults (pre-1992)
    Hi, I've been given a 1400cc 1995 renault 5, with about 100k on it and known history. It sat for 3 months in my drive, was then MOTd with no problems, taxed and insured...and now will not start. It has a new battery and spins fine. I've loosened a fuel union and fuel sprays out so it's getting...
  11. Choke?

    Cars & motoring
    Hi Guys. Just joined the forum today. I have a 03 plate Lag 2.2 dci dinamique auto. Does anyone know where the automatic choke is located on the engine and what does itlook like?? Cheers Tam.:rofl:
  12. Is my auto choke broken!?!

    Cars & motoring
    Hey guys, Got back from holiday for 2 weeks with the car left standing the whole time. Went to start it and took 2 or 3 attempts to finally get it going (normally starts perfectly). When it did start, the revs went up to 4000 and just stayed there!! My brother works in a garage so I went to...
  13. Never choke in a Southern restaurant

    Jokes & funny stuff
    Two hillbillies walk into a restaurant. After ordering their cornbread and beans, they talk about the latest addition to their junkyard business. Suddenly, a woman at a nearby table, who is eating a sandwich, begins to cough. After a minute or so, it becomes apparent that she is in real...