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  1. Engines
    Hi all! New here. I have just bought an 05 DCI 65hp version and have changed the oil. It looks like just over 4 litres came out more or less I didn't let it drop for too long. I put around 4.2 litres back in and checked the dipstick. It seems that no matter what I do the dipstick is coated in...
  2. Engines
    Hi All, I have a 2015 Kangoo Maxi. At 66000ks the turbo failed. I dropped the sump also to check the suction for the pump and it was clean. I removed the pump and found the pressure relief valve was stuck open. I know this was the reason for the turbo failing but I never had a engine oil light...
  3. Engines
    Renault Master 2.5dci 2003. Sudden excess use of engine oil above 2,000 revs and smoking, under 2,000 revs, no oil used. Egr valve & turbo already replaced.
  4. Exhausts
    Hello, what could be problem that inside cabin smells like exhaust gases or oil? My first car, no knowledge at all. What to look at?
  5. Engines
    Hi all. This is my first post so I apologize if I've made a mistake or posted in the wrong section. So my 2011 Grand Scenic 1.6 dCi starts up from cold then, after a few seconds gives the red oil pressure light along with the STOP and engine failure hazard warning however, after warming up for a...
  6. Engines
    Hi, My 1.5 dci seems to be consuming more oil than it should be, about 3l per 1000 miles. It’s got 101,000 on the clock and had its turbo changed at around 92,000. All injectors run good. there’s some whitish grey smoke on startup and when pulling off, once up to speed only has a little bit of...
  7. Engines
    Firstly guys this forum is amazing and altough I'm new I've been finding articles from years ago useful and for that I thank you. This issue I've put on here is because I have a feeling this won't be bespoke to me. Hopefully if I can get it fixed it will help others as I'm a family man and need...
  8. Engines
    hi im new to this forum so i hope im not gonna ask a dumb question lol i have a 2011 renault megane 1.5dci and wanna do an oil change,when i put my reg in one of the online car parts websites it says there are multiple fitment details for my car,without going under car to measure size of filter...
  9. Engines
    Has anyone carried out an oil change on a Twingo III? If so, are there any special instructions?
  10. Ask the Experts
    I recently got a traffic van 05 plate 2.5 I think dci it had a bad oil leak from the timing chain we have sorted that then oil was blowing up through the injectors so we replaced copper washers and plastic sleeve and o rings started the van and it was ok then as it got hot it is blowing oil out...
  11. Engines
    The book says 5 Lt. Online suggests 4.8 Lt. Does anyone know? MEGANE III Hatch 5 Door 2009 - Petrol 1.6 16v.
  12. Engines
    Hi, just bought a new Clio and dealer says first service is 30,000 km or 12 months. Should not the first oil change be earlier than that like 3000km or something. What is the general consensus on this point.
  13. Engines
    Hi all, I checked the oil to see if it needs changin and i have a heavy smell of diesel coming from the dipstick, should I be worried ?
  14. Engines
    Hi, I have a mark3 grand scenic 2010 1.5dci 110. I have had a problem for a while that anything over 50ish it loses power and comes up check injection. I add some clean injector fluid to the fuel and it made no difference. I removed and cleaned each injector and used brake cleaner to check the...
  15. Engines
    What is the suggested viscosity and ASEA grade for the 2.0L diesel without DPF? Cheers!!! Sent fra min Moto G (5) Plus via Tapatalk
  16. Engines
    Hello, nowhere can I read the size of the Hex key for removing (replacing) the oil cooler that is in the housing behind the oil filter. I do not want it disassembled and found that I have such a key ... thank you all
  17. Electronics
    Hi all, I have recently bought a 1999 renault master lwb high top ex patient ambulance and have spent several weeks converting it into a campervan. The build is pretty much done but now I turn my attention to the mechanical/electrical side of things which I must add I'm not so good at but I am...
  18. Transmissions
    Hi, I've been reading conflicting advice so I'd like to ask the experts please... The internet is great, but not when you get conflicting information from apparently reputable sources! I have a 2013 Trafic LL29 DCi 115, 6 speed manual. It's on 70k miles and I imagine a gearboil oil change is...
  19. Engines
    Oil leak from the large hose in the photo - to the bottom of the hose. This is located below the alternator. Any ideas please? Intercooler? Indicative of turbo issue or an easy fix???
  20. Ask the Experts
    Hi all, first post here. Hope it's in the right place. I've just bought a 2013 Trafic LL29 DCi 115. I want to replace the oil and filter, but am struggling to determine the correct part number for the filter. Also, whether or not it has a DPF fitted as this will influence the oil type. On...
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