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  1. Electronics
    Does anybody know how to get past media nav update failures? I am able to collect the information from the media nav, update the software onto the usb and then insert into the media nav but it gets about 80% completed then just doesn't go any further. I have left the update going for over 2...
  2. Engines
    Hi, I have a SCENIC III, 1.5dci, 110CV. I recently changed the gearbox, and since then the speed controller has failed me, now it only works with the fifth speed, What could it be? Many thanks juan
  3. Electronics
    I have a Renault Megane 2010 model and I often cannot start the vehicle because I get the message to press start and turn steering wheel, however it is impossible to do so and the only way it appears to start the vehicle is to disconnect the battery. Have you any details on what the problem...
  4. Electronics
    hello, had an mot fail today. rear fog lamp not working stop lamp not working nearside, offside and central they said that it is "probably" the switch which is about a tenner. i am not sure what they are talking about with the stop lamp central. because i only have two rear stop lamps. there...
  5. Engines
    I have been having a few issues with my 2003 1.9DCi Kangoo Trekka. Issue started with not always having (electric) power steering on start up, Engine always started, solution would be to stop engine, restart and usually on 2nd or 3rd attempt all would be good. Changed Engine Speed/Camshaft...
  6. Transmissions
    Currently with a Renault Modus diesel, but also with an older Mazda 2, the semi-automatic robotised-clutch gear selector, when placed in neutral at traffic lights, sometimes fails to engage drive (first gear) to set off. Always seems to happen, embarrasingly, at traffic lights. Admittedly...
  7. Electronics
    Evening, Can anyone tell me if its possible to force close the front driver window on a Megane 2, 2005? I have the common thermal regulator failure problem and my driver window is half open. I have stripped the door card down and am trying several options. I am waiting for the cube part but in...
  8. Electronics
    Hi guys, newbie here - I can see from the search function that indicator issues aren't exactly rare, but this one is driving me mad because it's so on-and-off (if you know what I mean!) 80% of the time the drivers side front indicator is fine, but sometimes it doesn't flash meaning the rear...
  9. Engines
    Hi my managers 2002 clio 1.5 diesel is failing to start when cranking. Below is a picture but if you click on it it will load a video of the problem (lol sorry about the bad banter at the beginning) He is needing to sell it and he told me it took a bit of effort but started ok this morning but...
  10. Engines
    Hi, We took the K7M lump out of our 1998 megane to fit new clutch + head gasket. Re fitted, connected everything up, fired up, ran for 2 secs and died. Since then, nothing. We have got the key number and re-set the immobiliser when it then fired once but did not run. Checked the inertia...
  11. Electronics
    Hi all, I've recently been having some problems with central locking using both the key fob and the button inside the car. Often, the passenger side door will fail to lock or unlock using this. When it refuses to lock/unlock, I do not hear the 'click' on the offending door. The lock works fine...
  12. Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2013/11/15198.htmlKimi Raikkonen's fifth place on the starting grid is under threat after his car failed a post-qualifying floor deflection test in Abu Dhabi. Nico Hulkenberg's Sauber was also subject to a front floor deflection test by the FIA, but...
  13. Engines
    Hi there, I have an intermittent problem with my Scenic. Every few days, after driving the car for a while, if i park up and leave it for between 20 mins and an hour i come back to it and it will not start. This typically happens when i have a load of shopping outside Sainsbury's or B&Q! 3...
  14. Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2013/7/14849.htmlRepresentatives from Lotus have been summoned before the Hungarian Grand Prix stewards after Romain Grosjean's car failed a post-qualifying front floor deflection test on Saturday. The Frenchman, who qualified in third place, could be...
  15. Electronics
    Hi my son has a problem with his megane 2003 the battery is ok but when he tries to start nothing happens and electronic fault appears on the display
  16. Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2013/6/14732.htmlForce India's Paul di Resta faces a potential grid penalty after his Force India was found to be underweight in post-qualifying checks at Silverstone. The Scot had qualified a career best fifth for tomorrow's 2013 Formula 1 Santander...
  17. Engines
    Hi Forum users Renault Clio 1.2 16V Expression After reviewing many threads on sluggish starts (when cold) mentioning the TDC Crankshaft Sensor and the way to resolve this was to clean the sensor. I did exactly that but now the car does not start at all. The battery is fine, the car turns...
  18. Engines
    Scénic RX4 fails to start - my checklist Scénic RX4 Engine: 2.0 litre 16V, type F4R, petrol Odometer: 166571 km Hi all! After repairing and refitting a clean Throttle Body and Air Box, our RX4 started (only after extensive cranking) and I took it to town to get new bolts (not original Renault...
  19. Engines
    I have a 2006 Grand Scenic 1.5 dCi which turns over and almost catches but never quite makes it. I also notice an electronic tone from somewhere near the ECU/battery after turning it over. Prior to failing to start completely it started sluggishly from cold and initially ran roughly, but was...
  20. Electronics
    The windscreen washer on my Megane 1.6 coupe monaco fails to operate. Can hear it slightly clicking when i try and use it but doesn't operate. Have looked for a fuse for the washer system but can't seem to find one. Any ideas???:confused::(:confused::(
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