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  1. Engines
    Our little 2006 1.5 diesel Scenic which has been superb has started to Chug when on tick over, it seems to run perfectly when on the road but when it's on tickover you really can fell it chugging, Ive bought some diesel injector clean which ive poured into the tank tonight in a feble attempt to...
  2. Engines
    Hi all I'm new to this so bear with me. I have a 2005 megane 225 had a run of bad luck with it. Since I've had it less than a year I've had to change the engine mount and injectors and it was perfect for all of a month now I have a new issue I don't understand hope you can help I'll do my best...
  3. Cars & motoring
    Hi guys, bought a S/H Megane 2004 1.6 VVT, and from the day I bought it, its a bugger to start from cold. Doesn't matter how warm it is outside, I have to start it, immediately rev it to over 1300 rpm, and even then the revs wander all over the place. If I don't , it just dies. After about 30...
  4. Engines
    My diesel Megane might have gotten dirty fuel as it started chugging in 2nd gear but almost all of that fuel is gone now and it still chugs when you change into 2nd.At high speeds in 3rd 4th and 5th its fine.I tried additives and changing fuel filter but no change.Whats wrong and could I risk a...
  5. Engines
    Hi there, recently changed the cam belt and tensioner, car starts fine and idles fine, but the engine is noisy, making a puffing sound and feels like air is blowing back through the air box also engine has no power, timing is spot on as far as I can tell, followed instructions to the letter...
  6. Engines
    Mother in laws modus has developed a bad chugging with no power. Feels like missfire. No codes or management light. Changed cool pack and plug leads and crank sensor. Still the same. It is bad smelling of fuel. It is worse when you try to rev it. It coughs and splutters and smells bad at...
  7. Engines
    Hi guys, I'm new here so be kind. I have a 2004 Megane II that has spent more time in the garage than it has on the road! I bought it four years ago from a dealer and so far had to replace the engine(brand new timing belt went) and have it rewired (boot wouldn't open and even Renault couldn't...
  8. Engines
    We have a 1999 Renault Megane 1.6e Convertible. I am desperately trying to get this car ready for my wife to use for work next week. I welded a bracket on the middle section of the exhaust. I put the earth clamp close to where I was working, I disconnected the negative terminal on the battery...
  9. Engines
    Hey guys Im a newbie to the forum, so please be gentle lol. I have a renault trafic, 07 plate which runs realy well.. Except i ran out of fuel jus after crimbo and now it makes a nasty chug chug chug when running and i have no power. Rac did a diagnostic and said its the fuel pressure...
  10. Engines
    I am a a typical girl when it comes to cars! No clue. My clio is chugging in lower gears and lower speeds ie normal street driving but ok on the motorway when driving at higher speeds :confused: Any ideas what it could be and how much it would be to repair???
  11. Engines
    Can anybody help as to why my 1.5dci megane is chugging in low gears and it sounds spluttery when idleing...injectors done 3 months ago and was going grand until the fan belt tensioner broke..since I got that fixed it hasent been great...not bad when warmed up..lots of blue smoke when cold...
  12. Engines
    wen i press on the accelerator its chugging like a kangaroo , if i drive it like a pussy its fine ive changed air filter little better not much , feels like its not getting petrol or maybe too much ?? thinking coil pack ? unsure :(:( any help wud b great folks
  13. Engines
    I hope someone can help me with this, in desperation stakes now, I've a 2000 megane and it's chugging very badly in all gears now, was just lower gears but now through all, I've had the car fully serviced and had the spark plugs changed and the filters done, etc and it's just getting worse, it's...
  14. Engines
    My renault clio has started jumping sort of chugging when pulling away or at a low speed, I have no warning lights and rev count is fine. It only started today and isn't continues
  15. Engines
    Hi Folks, I have a 2006 Megane Sport (63,000 kms) which chuggs on acceleration. It is fine when the engine is cool but gets increasingly bad as it warms up. It will accelerate fine if going very easy/slowly, but terrible if I plant the foot even slightly. So far I have replaced all 4 spark plugs...
  16. Engines
    Hi I have had the Clio Extreme 1.2 2006 (56) for about 10 months and have had no problems. I brought it from a Renault Dealer and it had 24,000 Miles on the clock. It has now done 33,000 Miles. I haven't driven it for about 2 days, we have had a lot of rain and yesterday took it for a drive and...
  17. Cars & motoring
    I have a 2000 Renault megane, 1.4 l petrol model and the last week or so the car has been chugging in 1st and 2nd gear when the car is warmed up and upon initial acceleration. I brought it to the mechanics, he said it wasn't the coil and got it serviced and he changed a part of the gear thinking...
  18. General Chat
    My car is chugging while driving mostly in 1st and 2nd gear, it goes really slow then shoots off fast, is it spark plugs?
  19. Engines
    I've just had my car in the garage with a catalyst problem, it's been repaired but i seem to be getting a problem with low revs and chugging in 1st 2nd gear and neutral any ideas cheers
  20. Engines
    Hi was wondering if anyone can help. My car is chugging when stationary and can be a struggle to get it to speed. Then it just zooms off. Be grateful for any tips this is my first car so rather clueless
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