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  1. Transmissions
    Dear experts the dealer said the transmission fluid of edc 6 is life time. The engineer at getrage he said is it recommended to change it every 60k. Which one should I believe. the dealer said orginal part of transmission fluid from Renault not exist. So means it is unchangeable? please advise?
  2. Brakes/Hubs
    Have MOT in 10 days and the brake fluid was tested last year at 160 deg. C boiling point. So I changed it today, bought ATE DOT4 SL6. It was last changed at renault dealer in 2017 (7711575501, that should be plain DOT4). Good old one man pumping method, did it on a couple of cars, no problem...
  3. Brakes/Hubs
    Hello people, I know this has come up before, but there are 102 pages in the FAQ's on brakes, I got to page 12 and gave up. Is there an idiots guide to this wonderful syringe method of brake fluid replacement? It certainly has favour among the members over spare wheel pressure or vacuum...
  4. Brakes/Hubs
    Having just changed the rear brakes (discs & pads) it looks like my Laguna needs the brake fluid completely changing from the treacle colour stuff that is in there at present to new clean Dot 4. Does anyone know how many gallons of the fluid I need to do a complete fluid change? Also, has anyone...
  5. Brakes/Hubs
    Hi, can anyone recommend a reliable and honest garage for brake pads and brake fluid replacement in South London? Car is a Megane 2012, Coupe, 1.4 Tce. Cheers, Olly
  6. Brakes/Hubs
    Afternoo The car went in for it's 4th service today which supposedly included a brake fluid change. The fluid was fairly clean anyway, so its hard to tell from the resevoir whether they actually changed the fluid. But the bleed nipples look untouched, photo attached. Any thoughts?
  7. Engines
    Hi, I´m trying to solve the problem I have when I start my Clio mk 1 engine type E7J 1997 at cold weather, the sensor to the left has an OL with my multimeter and I ordered a new one. which one is the CTS and which one is the temperature cauge sender? Mike
  8. Transmissions
    My car goes into limp mode in the first 3-5kms of driving someone suggested to change transmission fluid from dexIII to dexII as one is thinner and helps to run smoother and my problem will go away can anyone help Thanks
  9. Brakes/Hubs
    I need to do a brake fluid change... mine is rather black, to say the least. Can I use a vacuum bleeder to do this? It wont damage the master cylinder or abs unit, if I do? Thanks...
  10. Transmissions
    Quick question, does anyone know how much fluid goes in the 1.2 16v mk2 clio manual gearbox when replacing the entire thing, cause I've got a second hand gearbox and am replacing it next week however I don't know how much oil it takes. Thanks for the help.
  11. Brakes/Hubs
    Hi guys getting 2 new front calipers fitted on my kangoo d65 2002 plate van And getting the brakes fluid flushed through and new put in How much of the brake fluid would i need to buy e.g 1L , 2.5L , 5L Cheers
  12. Transmissions
    I have just bought an 06 Clio Initiale with autobox..As it has only done 11ooo miles need to change the auto fluid, what is everybody using ?? thank you .
  13. Steering and Suspension
    how to know power steering fluid for laguna 2004, because i have not the manual book
  14. Transmissions
    Hi, my parents have recently bought a 2004 Scenic II with only 74k miles on the clock (confirmed mileage), the car is in great shape except for the shorter axle gearbox seal leaking. The gearbox is an automatic DP0 powered by 2.0 16v. I don't have any trusted mechanics around, and I fix most of...
  15. Cars & motoring
    Hi all I have a 2001 scenic 1.6 16v the washer fluid is not coming out of the nozzles at any great force barely a whimper, yes fluid is full. if I disconnect the tube it is the same, but if when the tube is disconnected and nip the end of it, it sprays. I have tried to look for the reservoir...
  16. Brakes/Hubs
    Hi, Whats the recommended mileage for a brake fluid change on a Renault Master (2011)? I think the brakes on mine could be a bit more effective and cannot see a fluid change in the service history (the history cryptically mentions hydraulic fluid without saying brakes or ?clutch? or...
  17. Older renaults (pre-1992)
    hi all just a quick one hopefully the wires to my brake res are not attached but close by, does anyone know which way round they go, there is a brown and black thanks
  18. Transmissions
    Either I've overlooked it or there is no info out there about how to check the transmission fluid level (AT) on a Renault Scenic 2.0 16v '01 that doesn't have a dipstick. I've got the car booked in for a transmission service before changing the cambelt because I don't want to spend big $...
  19. Engines
    If I pull the MAP sensor out of the upper inlet manifold, I can see a tiny puddle of liquid (which resembles oil) if I shine a light into the port in which the sensor has been pulled from. Is this normal? Thank you. Megane III - K4M 848 - 1.6 Petrol.
  20. Transmissions
    Hello all sorry if this has already been posted before, me looking for some advice on changing fluid in my Megane automatic gearbox I am looking for a way to check it then change it.. Thanks Andy
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