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  1. Engines
    Hi all, I am having an issue with my newly purchased 2007 Espace IV 3.0 DCi. I hear its a problem that can be caused by several underlying issues and I'm just hoping the answer is not that I need to overhaul the high pressure injection pump as its ++£. The symptoms are that (reliably) under...
  2. Engines
    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...
  3. Engines
    hi my daughter is stuck on the M4 car gone into limp mode and the toxic fume light is on Clio 1.2 16v 53 plate manual petrol I'm 50 miles away any ideas what issue is likely to be anything suggestions I can pass down the phone to her ? Al:crying2:
  4. Engines
    Hello all could someone please try help me my car is gone mad on me, it will start fine when cold but after one min it will cut out might start might not if it dose it will pop and fart then cut out, if I pull the map sensor off it will run away fine albeit in limp mode, I have a fault code...
  5. Electronics
    Hello. This is my first car ever, and I'm having some issues with it. I'll put everything in bullet points to make it as quick to read as possible: Bought the car, after about a week out of nowhere the diagnostic light lit up, and the car went into limp mode Restarted the engine, and the...
  6. Engines
    I'd appreciate any help with this problem. My van developed a misfire and the code read no.1 injector, I had the injector replaced and everything was fine the van ran smoothly for a day. Now the van wont rev above 2500rpm when sitting stationary, pulling away it will go round the clock and then...
  7. Transmissions
    I have a question that I'm hoping some knowledgeable person on here will be able to answer. I'm looking for information on how the Stall Test is carried out on the Automatic Gearbox of a Renault Fluence. The standard safe method of doing this test is to put blocks under the wheels, apply the...
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    Hi. I have a Renault Clio 2 1.6 16v 2004/2005. A while back I had antifreeze leaking into the car onto the passenger floor. After taking the car to a local mechanic to fix the problem. He said it was the air-conditioning unit that broke. He ended up cuting of the water pipes leading into the car...
  9. Engines
    Hi, the story is the front intercooler pipe split and the car went into limp mode, i presume as the turbo wasnt getting any cold air. That pipe has now been fixed, some of the power has returned if you feather it in gently but it still keeps coming up with 'check injection' and wont rev over 3k...
  10. Engines
    I drive a 2008 traffic. A while back I had a little oil leak from below and once got checked it as the turbo. So I I got the turbo changed and soon as i got the van back it goes into limp mode. Usually after a few miles, there is slot of black smoke too out the back of the exhaust. Would this be...
  11. Electronics
    My car has gone to the Limp mode and can't go over 3000rpm. The lights which open is the TOXIC FUME WARNING LIGHT & ELECTRONIC FAULT WARNING. So now I will tell you what happened before 3-4 months. 1) I was driving and the electronic fault warning open 2) I take it to the garage. We thought some...
  12. Engines
    Hi Guys , Bit of an odd one. If i start van and let it tick over until warm and drive it its fine. If i drive it from cold it immediately goes into limp mode. After restarting when up to temp it drives fine again. Any suggestions ? Cheers
  13. Engines
    Renault Megane lll RS 2.0T 2015 I have ordered a crank sensor from Renault, I believe all other faults are caused by faulty crank sensor. I've tried cleaning the sensor, securing the connector and checked sensor wiring - the fault stays! [emoji35] Any suggestion? Am I on the right track?
  14. Engines
    I realise this is an ask the expert section however I***8217;m not sure which section to add my recent experiences I bought a Trafic cheap and was told the turbo had gone as it was constantly loosing power and going into limp mode. Garage diagnosed. I spent many hours reading this and other...
  15. Engines
    Hi all :-) My wife called me ealier saying that on her way to work her Twingo (2009 1.2 75hp petrol) suddently lost power, and the spanner symbol and the “zig-zag” symbol came on. Great... Packed some tools and came to the rescue, just to find that none of the things I tried worked. It fires on...
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    Hi. I have a 2000 W reg Scenic 1.9 Diesel. Had car repaired as transponder was not recognising key. It's now running slow and I can't get over 40 miles an hour at 3500 revs. If I ease off accelerator car jerks slightly and I can go up to 60 but it's hit and miss. It feels like it's being...
  17. Engines
    Car was stood 6 months before he bought it...coming tonight I will be delivered the missus brother's clio, it keeps going into limp mode, it ran fine! he - as it his first car decided to fiddle with it, basically this is what he did : removed throttle body to clean as he said it idled low...
  18. Engines
    hi had my van 10 month now no major problems untill last week i drove home parked van up and following day went got in started its allways started on second turn of key pulled of by time it got to about 5 mph it started to feel like it was conking out of diesel quickly put it in second by time...
  19. Engines
    Hi all, i am brand new here, and happy to become an member! I read many articles, topics and listed many forums about Limp mode problem plus Check injection signal...but many answers also...what is latest update of this problem as it is most common for car with many traveled miles? I will...
  20. Electronics
    Good day Was the error codes maybe 16899, 12043 and 21518? My Renault Scenic 2 has gone in limp mode yesterday and I do not know what the error codes mean. Hope I am at the right place asking questions
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