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  1. what is easy wasy to check the suspensions

    Steering and Suspension
    hi recently i started to feel it in the cabin when going over a bumps or bad street . how can i check the suspension still good or are aging? thanks
  2. 2007 Scenic 2 1.9 dci: how easy to change condenser?

    Heating & cooling
    Been told by the garage the condenser has a small leak (losing air con over a month+). How easy would it be to DIY a replacement? I have been quoted £450 by the garage, car is not worth that! If I DIY - do I strictly need to change the dryer as well?
  3. How easy for a noob to fit this Sub woofer?

    In-car entertainment
    I would like to get the Kenwood KSC-SW11 Compact Active Amplified Under Seat Powered Subwoofer but was quoted £150 to fit it, no way I'm paying that, the most I've done to a car before is fit a headlight in a Lexus and an ignition barrel in an Astra. How difficult would it be for me to fit this...
  4. 2006 Modus - easy to replace radio?

    Hi, bought this used car last year, but it wasn't until yesterday that I've tried to use the CD player, which... doesn't work. Well, it's too late to complain now... It makes some weird noises, returns an error, and the eject won't work so the CD doesn't come out. I saw some used radios on ebay...
  5. Any easy way topping up coolant Renault Trafic mk1 T1100

    Older renaults (pre-1992)
    Hello Folks, sorry to be asking a stupid question but is there any easy method in topping up the coolant on the Renault Trafic T1100 1721cc? The coolant bottle is attached at the back of the engine bay so just wondering do I remove the bottle out or how is it topped up? The other big problem is...
  6. 1.9dci Laguna Only start with easy start

    Hello everyone I have a 2004 Laguna 1.9 dci. Were now in March and the car has survived most of winter with no issues, but just recently when its cold it will not go unless you give it a spray of easy start. You can crank it over like 10 times it will not go, soon as it sniffs easy start it...
  7. Diesel leak from hose on 51 plate Dci. Easy repair?

    Above is the source of a fuel leak on my 2001 diesel clio - it,s the pipe with the cladding to be precise. Is this the sort of thing that could be repaired easily - easily as replacing the fuel filter for example - or is it a job for a pro? All opinions on the matter greatly appreciated.
  8. Is there an easy way to replace air vent blade?

    I'm a Renault virgin, having bought a Laguna phase 2 just 3 weeks ago. I love the car already but there are a couple of little items that need my attention. I'm no mechanic and I feel a bit silly asking: 1) The 2 vents above the centre console have the top "blade" missing. I found the blades in...
  9. Will 172 engine drop easy in 182

    I am having a massive issue with my engine needing replaced... i have a on-going debate on eBay and a few people i know are saying no it won't fit and requires massive modification. I have been offered engine for £275 with upper inlet manifold from 172 as he says that will fit right in like...
  10. dip stick snapped - easy to remove sump?

    I bought a new dip stick and cap from ebay as the one I had missing end not sure when as it was like this when I bought car (not sure where end went could be in sump) However it seemed to catch on something when I unscrewed the cap, this morning it snapped and I am left with 1/4 to 1/3 of a...
  11. Easy mistake

    Jokes & funny stuff
    I woke up bald this morning. Obviously the wife misunderstood me when I suggested she should shave her [email protected]
  12. Linkage between gear lever and box is loose. Is there any easy fix ?

    Hi ! Moving gear lever to another position, gearbox stays on D. I think linkage between gear lever and box is broken or loose. Gearbox itself is functional. Can it be fixed somehow by myself ? Is there some kind of hack to 1. change gear without lever or 2. start engine on D position ...
  13. Megane 1.5 DCI only starts with Easy Start

    Hi, I have a Renault Megane 1.5 DCI on a 03 plate and am having a few issues with it. It doesn't start unless you spray easy start directly into the air intake. Then it drives lovely though does flash up 'injector fault' when under load normally in 4th gear. When plugged in it says low rail...
  14. renault traffic 1.9 dci needs easy start

    This morning i turned over the van ive just purchased and it would not start. One small squirt of easy start and away it went. Diagnostics show no problems. Would this be heater plugs ? Engine runs fine after its started. No smoke etc. As soon as you knock it off, it will start again in an...
  15. Kangoo 1.5dci won't start with out easy start

    Hello. I hope some1 can help me I have a Renault kangoo 1.5dci on a 06 plate It doesn't want to start it just turns over its getting fuel iv changed fuel filter. The only way it will start is if I use a tiny bit of easy start. Once it's started it runs nice and I can drive it all day but...
  16. YouThink English is Easy

    Jokes & funny stuff
    1) The bandage was wound around the wound. 2) The farm was used to produce produce. 3) The dump was so full that it had to refuse more refuse. 4) We must polish the Polish furniture. 5) He could lead if he would get the lead out. 6) The soldier decided to desert his dessert in the desert...
  17. MOT FAIL ... is this easy to do myself?

    Steering and Suspension
    Is this easy to do myself as I have the tools and some car maintenance knowledge Both Rear Hub wheel bearings need renewed Rear passenger Spring needs replaced Offside rear (from flexi to drum) brake pipe slighly corroded (3.6.B.2c) Nearside front suspension arm has slight play in ball joint...
  18. Not sure what I can do easy mods to my Megane 3?!?

    My mottah!
    I was thinking of getting the rs bumpers not sure how difficult it would be and as its a 5 door the back is completely different to the coupe also want a new screen inside not sure how hard this is to change over any ideas will be gratefully received
  19. drive/aux belt fitting easy or not?

    I drive a 2003 laguna 1.8,it needs a new drive belt and maybe a tensioner.Would this be a easy job to do myself or would a garage be better off doing it.I am ok at a bit of car diy.If its easy enough to do, a few instructions would be helpful if possible. Thanks
  20. for sale 2000 Laguna1.9 Petrol.spares or easy fix

    For sale
    Good evening. As titled laguna 3 1.9 petrol. Just failed mot on 2 tyres, offside rear caliper and sidelight bulb. Daily use until yesterday. Engine and box superb 119k cam belt at 90k ish. Going to weigh it in if unwanted. Make a good cheap runabout for small investment. Rest of car is a bit...