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  1. Thrashing a diesel engine?

    Engines
    Hi all, as an advocate for economical driving I try and drive as gently as possibly in my 2001 Clio dCi although I had someone suggest a good blast now and again is good. I would tend to put some injector cleaner in and put my foot down in 2nd and go up to around 4k or maybe 5k rpm and see black...
  2. Diesel in oil Clio 1.5 dci 2003

    Engines
    Hi all, I checked the oil to see if it needs changin and i have a heavy smell of diesel coming from the dipstick, should I be worried ?
  3. Espace IV, doesn't start !!

    Engines
    Probably all my own fault but here goes. 2007 2.0 Dynamique, 185,000 glorious miles .. all well .. bodywork looks like it's been thrown off a cliff .. but still working and regularly serviced. Been an epic car. Like a prat, I ran it dry and ended up out of fuel by the side of the road...
  4. Steering Lock Module Workaround Megane 3 2013 Diesel *** Fixed ***

    Electronics
    Hi all, My 2013 Megane 3 stopped working a few days ago, big red STOP light on the dash and warning coming up that steering may lock. Having tested a few things (keycard, etc) garage has come back to me and said its the ESL module that's had it and its a dealer only part. He's contacted Reno...
  5. Diesel Filter.

    Engines
    Can anyone tell me where to find the diesel filter on Clio 1.5 dci.
  6. Clio diesel grumpy starter.

    Engines
    Hello, I have just joined the forum, in the hope of getting to the bottom of a problem, with my daughters Clio. Its a 53 plate, 1.5 diesel Dynamique, which once started is a good running motor. It has been good for about 27000 miles, in my daughters ownership, but has now become grumpy when...
  7. diesel clutch

    Older renaults (pre-1992)
    what is average cost replace clutch in 1992 diesel 2.0 Sent from my SM-G950F using Tapatalk
  8. Diesel leak nipple connectors 1.5 DCI

    Engines
    Does anyone know where I can but replacement connectors that go on to the injector for the diesel return rail for a 1.5 DCI 2013 Megane. Can't see anything on eBay
  9. Navara Diesel D40 headache opinion needed **Fixed**

    Other makes
    As you guys may know I get the honor to help sort funky customer or agents screwed control systems on a range of vehicles. So have a guy arrive with this animal having spent a ton of money on timing chain kits, fuel pump rebuild, injector rebuild, turbo rebuild fuel filter replaced ...
  10. Grand Modus Diesel preheating dash light doesn't work

    Electronics
    Hi all Just purchased a 2010 Grand Modus. Everything appears fine with it except there's no diesel preheating light showing on the dashboard. All the vids I've seen are for replacing the 6 main speedo background bulbs. Anyone know if these have individual lights for the clusters either side...
  11. master 2.5 diesel solid red immobiliser light

    Electronics
    hi everyone i have a solid red immobiliser light on checked fuses tried spare key no joy so i brought a ecu kit for bus changed key with barrel changed uch changed ecu still no joy driving me crazy is there any relays which could cause a problem i also have stripped wiring that comes of ecu to...
  12. car starting issues on clio diesel

    Ask the Experts
    for about 18 months, i have had an intermittent starting issue on my clio. If it is started too early it will just keep turning and turning over without firing up. The key fob has been on the way out for awhile and after taking it to my local garage he suggested that i replace this. Which i did...
  13. Diesel Injector Cleaner

    Engines
    Hi Everyone, Like to know best 'Diesel Injector Cleaner' as per your's experience. Garage person told me about STP. Is it good? Thanks
  14. + Battery terminal Espace Mk 4 Diesel

    Electronics
    Hi Silly question I know but I have no manual.. The live terminal on my 06 Espace Mk 4 2.0 Diesel is covered by a red plastic plate housing several bolted cable connections. none of these seem to be bolted directly onto the battery terminal. My question is, how do I remove the red plate from...
  15. F9Q substitute diesel injectors (GV 2005-2015)

    General Chat
    Hi all Has anyone got experience with non genuine Bosch injectors such as from https://sqdingcheng.en.alibaba.com/. I have Grand Vitara with the Renault F9Q engine. A cascade of issues pushed me to check my injectors and hey guess what they were so bad I need to A) replace new B) clean and...
  16. 2013 Megane 1.5 diesel electronic problem

    Electronics
    Lately when I start the car I get continuous alerts about the braking system, the headlights pulse and the dash lights flicker, and occasionally the power steering becomes heavy. the brakes work fine and after about 15-20 minutes driving all these symptoms disappear. Anybody got any ideas please?
  17. Renault megane Dynamique 1.5 diesel

    Electronics
    No other choice but to get a 4th key card reprogrammed. And at a cost of 150 euros within the last 6 months I have got 4 new key cards. All the key cards still start the engine but seems like something goes wrong and I cannot auto lock the doors. So a new key card and I'm.back in business. I...
  18. Kangoo 2004 1.5dci air in diesel system

    Engines
    Hi I have a kangoo 1.5dci this starts first time but after about 20 miles It looses power when I cheek it there is air in the pipes from the filter to the pump . So far I have renewed the filter the pipes with the primer bulb am now at a loss of what else to do any pointers to what could be...
  19. 07 megane cabriolet1.5 diesel

    Electronics
    Hi My wifes drivers side window has stuck halfway , checked fuses etc all ok I'm reading a load posts about the "module" & can anyone recommend where I can buy one and replacement method Cheers
  20. Laguna 3 diesel consumption

    Engines
    Hi everyone. I have a Laguna 3, 2008, 150 bhp, 2.0 litres diesel. I'm having problems with the diesel consumption I think. The best mpg that I can get from my car is on motorways and it's 37.6 mpg. Even in the city the consumption is almost the same, it drops into a minimum of 37 or 36.7 mpg...
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