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  1. LPG conversion

    Cars & motoring
    I had my car converted on 7th March to LPG. Some of you with big petrol engines (more likely to be Range Rovers etc) or do high milage might be interested to know of my experiences so far. First of all; the irreconcillable problems. 1. Now that I have got that out of the way, I should mention...
  2. Rear disk conversion [Laguna 1 - phase 2]

    Wheels & tyres
    My 1.8 16v Sport has ABS and rear drum brakes. Now about 6 or 7 years ago, I had a MK3 Astra 2.0i Convertible, which also had the same setup. Now, with the Vauxhall system, it was very easy to convert, even with cars fitted with ABS. It was a simple matter of unbolting the brake unions...
  3. Renault Laguna II V6 - LPG Conversion

    Engines
    Hi Has anybody converted a V6 Laguna II estate to lpg? If so any problems? what would I expect to pay for servicing costs for this vehicle from an indepdent garage? any Info would be great... Cheers:)
  4. Clio Manual conversion

    Engines
    Hi, joined the site to pick the people who know Renaults brains. My son who's 18 has not long ago brought his first car, a manual 1.4 RT Clio, but after a couple of weeks, the engine went pop, it still starts but on 3 pots and sounds like someone has dropped a bag of spanners into the sump...
  5. Dash Led illumination conversion

    Cars & motoring
    hi i am just wondering has anyone out there tried the conversion kits off ebay and advertised on this forum that change the dash black light from orange to blue etc. it is being advertised as for a 172/182 but want to know if anyone has tried it on a standard 1.2 16v. cheers any help or just a...
  6. Quicktime conversion

    Computer Club
    As OG knows, I don't really do the whole A/V thing... I've got a large Quicktime movie. I'd like to burn it as a self-running CD. Any suggestions? Cheers!
  7. Renault Clio - Engines - 2 litre conversion

    Engines
    right ive got a clio 1.2 16v 2002 model! right ive snapped the gearbox mount and need a new gearbox but ive been toying with the idea of fitting a 2 litre lump, box, and ancillaries. Basically the question im asking is has anyone done this and how easy is it? any info would be great! thanks...
  8. Mk1 ph2 1.4rt to a RSI Conversion

    Engines
    ive been told that theres a problem with the infared for the centrel locking once the RSI engine is in.... anyone done this con before and had this problem ? and hve you got any tips ? thanks tom:) this is a clio by the way lol
  9. Laguna Phase 2 Headlight Conversion

    Electronics
    Hi Apart From Cost Can The Converion From Standard Hallogen Headlights To Xenon Units Be Done ! I Have Purchased The Xenon Headlights With Ballast Pack. I Have The Bumper With Jets. My Dealer Seems To Think I Will Need A New Ecu.
  10. Trafic engine conversion help please!!!

    General tuning
    Hi this is my first post i have a phase one trafic 1.7 petrol and would like to do an engine conversion. I would like to know which renault or volvo engines will go straight in with little or no trouble. or does anybody have any recomendations. cheers james
  11. Renault Clio Beam Conversion for Europe

    Electronics
    Hi I hope someone is going to be able to help me. I have only had my clio a few months, and I am taking it to Europe at the end of this week. Its been to the dealer for the free 25 point check up before it goes abroad, but they never mentioned about the lights. On my old peugeot I used to stick...
  12. Bear Conversion

    Jokes & funny stuff
    A priest, a Pentecostal preacher and a Rabbi all served as chaplains to the students of Northern Michigan University in Marquette. They would get together two or three times a week for coffee and to talk shop. One day, someone made the comment that preaching to people isn't really all that...
  13. Flat Blade Wiper Conversion, Various Vehicles

    Cars & motoring
    Blades Made by Bosch. Direct fit to original Arms.. Same as the blades fitted to the Scenic II and Modus.. They fit very very easily.. The wipers are quiet and clear better than the origonals.. These blades are new to the market, so if your dealer says the number doesn't exist then refer...
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