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  1. Megane 2 petrol rough idle, the whole car is vibrating

    checked engine bracket, exhaust system. the engine is running on all cylinders. furthermore when driving in highway speed is the engine unusual noisy. Could it be timing belt or VTT valve or gear. Can anybody help me?
  2. Sharp whistle like noise after turning off Renault Kadjar Automatic car

    After I turn the car engine off, the vehicle continues to emit sharp whistle like noise for about 25 seconds and then a click sound before it fully turns off. Is this normal? I have never had an automatic car before and have never driven a car with Start/Stop button, its a car just got 2 days...
  3. Clio Mk II. Car has been utterly reliable, suddenly cut out. Now will only start at high revs, won't idle or start at low revs. ( Solved )

    I've had my 2002 Mk II Clio 1.5 dci (diesel) just over a year, had zero issues with reliability or running. This evening it's let me down and I wonder if anyone here can point me in the direction of a solution. I suppose the first signs were when I left the house. Normally it starts right up...
  4. 2 problems with my 2009 Megane MK3 1.5 DCI Eco2

    Hi, I recently bought this 98k mileage Megane and have discovered 2 problems with it. 1. The clutch pedal.... You need thighs like tree trunks to push it. Should it be this heavy? 2. The engine starts and sounds well initially... until it has been warmed through for a while and then the...
  5. 1.9dci airflow readings erratic at idle

    Can anyone advise on what my airflow readings should be at idle? I own a 1.9 dci Laguna II estate. I have nursed it through many problems and now find it intermittently running rough at idle, this is getting worse. I plugged my diagnostic computer in and it is saying air flow is in the 30 kg/h...
  6. Check ingition warning when revs drop to idle and turbo stops working.

    Hi, I have a 2007 1.9 DCI Scenic. I have read lots of posts about the P0235 code (that I have) and the various causes and remedies. Haven't found a post with exactly the same symptoms. If I start the car, immediately run the revs to 1500 and move off keeping the revs up all is well. Once I...
  7. 07 Kangoo over rev on idle and limp mode

    Hi guys, got a 07 1.2 petrol Kangoo. Went into limp mode a few weeks ago. Turning off and on sorts it but has been getting progressively worse. Garage said needed a new throttle body because it was revving high while idling. Seemed to fix it for a couple of days but back in limp mode and over...
  8. High idle,, missing breather maybe. Failed emissions

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    Anyone know what's meant to go here, (top right of engine 1.8)
  9. shuddering noise when idle

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    Hello, my 2009 Megane has started making a shuddering noise when idle, it goes away when I move the car but always comes back when idle. It's not loud but it's definitely something that's not happened before. Has anyone any idea what this could be? Many thanks
  10. What's Idle RPM for Renault Laguna III - 1.5 dci

    What's Idle RPM for Renault Laguna III - 1.5 dci? How to adjust it ? I changed my fuel filter and seen RPM got increased, show pickup difference, small bubbles in fuel line.
  11. Unbelieveable idle speed

    Hi all. As I've recently posted in the introductions part, I have a problematic Spanish registered 2000 Clio1.2 Alize. It's been stood in a Spanish garage for 12 months and recently I needed to move it. Obviously the battery was flat so that went on charge for 24 hours then I had a go at...
  12. 1.6l petrol 16v 2005 megane, confused idle after electronic throttlebody cleaning

    Hi, I did a throttle body valve cleanup on my megane couple of months back and have been driving it regularly since to let it learn by itself the new positions for the valve. Seems like the idle is good normally when I start it but gets up to 1500 - 2000rpm when I any of the following: 1. on...
  13. clio mk3 1.4 weird idle when started and stalls on its own

    Recently (past few days) the car has acted a bit weird. I live on a hill (about 20/30 seconds either way to reach a traffic light) but when started for the first time in the day it does this: Starts perfectly fine Idles at 1200rpm for some reason, tries to cut out after 10 seconds of idling I...
  14. 2003 kangoo van 1.5dci lumpy idle

    Hi guys new to the forum need some help just picked up a 2003 kangoo van 1.5dci running lumpy at idle fault codes ive got are df116 camshaft sensor circuit no signal which ive change the sensor today and thats staying on not sure were else to look also ive noticed that one of the glow plugs is...
  15. Problem with rough idle after start.

    Hi guys, Well I got given this car which I knew was not perfect but it just seems like one thing after the other and it's getting mega stressful now. My missus is 30 weeks pregnant and I lost my job so money is tight and the pressure is on to get this car working right. I can't afford massive...
  16. air idle valve

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    where is the position of the air idle valve on a 2004 renault clio 14 16v can you help please.
  17. Renault kangoo idle problem

    Hello guys I'm new here so please be patient i have a 2006 nissan kubistar which is kangoo with other logo lol So here's a quick idea of what happened with me first i changed a second hand engine but unfortunately i didn't change the timing belt so it broke i changed it and by a miracle had no...
  18. Renault Clio 1.2tce 74kw 101bhp low idle

    Hello bosses I am new to this forum and this is my first query regarding my Clio low idle speed which is giving me headache. I have checked on obd scanner and there are no active codes,I have cleaned maf sensor,temperature sensor,turbo boost pressure solenoid valve,throttle body with crc...
  19. Scenic 2 2003 2.0 16v 120,000km vibration on idle

    Hello I've recently bought the above low mileage example and I'm puzzled by vibration at idlying speed. I also have the ventillation running constantly at full speed which I presume requires the resistor to be changed? Thanks
  20. Kangoo dci 1.5 idle dropping out on cold start **Fixed**

    Renault Clio Kangoo dci 1.5 idle dropping out on cold start. When the engine warms up a little its working fine unless you step on the gas fully on load and the engine will go to limp/safe mode. Newly refreshed injectors battery needs replacing although I do not think that it has anything to do...