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  1. Scenic MK3 1.5dCi 95HP poor milleage

    Hello to all, I have problem with high fuel consumption in Scenic MK3 1.5dCi (95HP - now mapped to 125HP) (I talked to few mechanics, they say its at least one liter per 100km to high). I cant get lower than 6.5l/100km while driving mostly highways. And 7l/100km while driving mostly town...
  2. Air bag and service light fixed then electrical fault and poor running.

    Hi All its been a long time since I have posted here, mostly because the Clio (2003 Clio 2 1.4L 16V RHD) has been running ok. (past tense) It is approaching winter here in South Australia and we have had quite a bit of rain in the past few days. Now on to my problem/s. This morning I took a...
  3. Poor work & H&S abuses

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    Received these pictures from a contractor I work with, can't see anything wrong myself but standards have dropped over the years. Best Wyn
  4. Poor starting/running ( Sorted )

    Hi, I have a 07 plate Kangoo which is losing power and cutting out under load (error code P0089) which after reading some of the threads on the forum I think is down to a faulty pump pressure regulator valve which I have ordered. It has also been getting more difficult to start in the mornings...
  5. 2005 1.9dci trafic poor starting

    Hi. My traffic recently has cold start issues. It starts fine when warm but doesn't start very well when cold. There is unburned fuel not enough to cause a cloud but enough to smell. I have noticed that the glow plug light that used to stay on for a few seconds now doesn't even stay on for one...
  6. Poor starting

    Hi back again after a while where everything is going well with the car.Apart from a slight problem with starting as it takes a while to catch but sounds as if it wants to i believe iys a air leak/leak back issue as i have changed tie primer bulb as i think this was leaking also the filter was...
  7. Modus poor air flow through vents.

    Welcome to RenaultForums
    Evening all, having an issue with poor air flow coming from air vents. Changed cabin filter and it has slightly improved but not by much. I can hear what I assume is the fan which increases accordingly to the speed control dial. the air flow seems strong when I place my hand where the cabin...
  8. 1.5dci jerking at slow speeds and poor fuel economy

    My 2010 megane has developed an annoying jerkiness/kangarooing when driving at slow speeds (typical time would be driving around a car park) and I have also noticed the fuel economy has decreased significantly also The car is a 1.5dci 106bhp non dpf and has done 130,000 miles. A scan tool was...
  9. Car Running poor and these readings

    Hi let me post my car specs first; clio mk2 2003 1.2 8v D7F I am currently getting poor running performance and pinking when the engine is under load, Iv'e been told to look at some diagnostic data from the PCM to try and figure out what is going on, My fuel trim % is all over the place...
  10. Poor Thing

    Jokes & funny stuff
    I saw a guy stacking shelves at Tesco complaining because the top shelf was broken, and he couldn't keep it up. I think he had a wrecked aisle dysfunction.
  11. Poor start, glow plug light, no turbo

    Hi everyone. Recently my van's glow plug light (and engine light) came on and with it several problems it seems. I replaced the MAF yesterday with what claimed to be a OEM one but the van wouldn't kick with that one in place. I refitted the original one today and it now drives albeit with...
  12. Poor Dianne

    Jokes & funny stuff
    Dianne Abbott is called into the Labour party headquarters about the embarrassment she has caused the party. "I'll prove to you I can count," she said, "One two three four five, " they let her carry on till she got to forty five. "OK, Dianne, Stop there, what about the alphabet? have you...
  13. Poor MPG (MEGANE III)

    Normally my MPG is good. A week back I drove 15 miles with petrol light on. The next day I filled tank to 1/2, covered 200 miles on the motorway. A few days later, filled tank to 1/2 again. Range was at 300 miles at this point. Left car for 4 days without use. Over the last 3 days I've covered...
  14. Scenic 1 poor running

    I changed the cat and lambda sensor on my scenic mark 1 1.6rte and now it is not running properly, the rev counter seems to flick upwards on steady acceleration and it sometimes it goes in to kangaroo mode. Prior to the work it was not a problem runner. Any suggestion would gratefully received...
  15. Poor after sales support

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    I have a new (March 2018) Kangoo van complete with built in R-Link. Although this system is very expensive as an optional extra, updates for it are almost non-existent. I have never had any update notifications, so my SD card has never been in my computer to receive TomTom's Mapshare updates and...
  16. poor radio reception

    I have just bought a modus 2005. After paying for the code for the radio.. I have poor or no radio reception. Can you help please
  17. poor old Clio

    My son's elderly Clio 1.1 has lost compression on cylinders 2 and 3 - down to 60psi. Is this terminal? Head gasket I presume? Jeremy
  18. Scenic mk2 poor air flow

    Heating & cooling
    On outside air flow setting, on any number the air flow is very weak. New pollen filter. Was the same with the old filter. For the air flow to be how you would expect it to be it has to be on recirculation mode. Any suggestions?
  19. Megane 1 very poor mileage and performance

    hello everyone i will try to explain everything so bear with me i have the megane 1 (1998) with the F3R engine / DP0 -AL4 automatic gearbox ..this car is special to me as i inherited it from my passed away dad so i'm not considering to change ... last year i had to replace the gear box due...
  20. Laguna 2009 1.5dci very poor radio reception

    I know this is only a small thing but would love to know if anyone has any ideas why the reception on radio comes and goes . Aerial is built into back window have checked all connections, they look fine. Also has better reception in the summer if that makes any sense ..