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  1. Interiors
    So I know that from 95’ the Twingo could have airbags as an option, but I haven’t seen any on one before 97’ and I want to import one to the us so it needs to be pre 97’ (since I can wait til 2021). Does anyone know what a 96 or 95 Twingo with airbags looks like inside, like are there any...
  2. Ask the Experts
    What was the first year the Twingo had airbags? I know on Wikipedia it said it was an option in 95’ but I’ve never seen one pre 97’ with a dashboard that looks like it could fit airbags, does anyone know?
  3. Interiors
    Hi all, I’ve got a UK 2009 koleos privilege, I’m looking for a suitable dog guard which would fit behind the rear passenger seats, any suggestions of what will fit? :smile2: Thanks!!
  4. Electronics
    Evening all. Hope somebody can help. I own a 59 plate megane 3 estate. And when I enable child lock through the click of the button the rear passenger window does not open all I get is a clicking noise like the central locking is trying to lock and unlock and then the warning message comes...
  5. Electronics
    Hi i have a megane 3 2009 1.5 dci i have turn on the rear door child locks on each of the doors via the switches on the doors. I have now turned them off again and have the error. Also the switch on the drives door to turn the rear windows off doesn't work. Can someone please tell me how to...
  6. Electronics
    warning has recently come on and spanner light any ideas as too what it might be?
  7. Cars & motoring
    At work yesterday I got into a debate with a fellow worker over the stafy in a car iIturned around and said the mean is the top in its class for safety with the design and multiple air bags the car has and the little hyundai with just to so lads which is better hyundai or renulat for safety
  8. Electronics
    Is there any way to overide the child safety feature on the rear windows which only allows them to come 3/4 of way down?
  9. Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2015/3/16861.htmlMercedes AMG have unveiled the two new models that will serve as Formula One racing's official safety and medical cars for the 2015 season Click here to read more »
  10. Interiors
    I am trying to build modifieble safety net to third row. I was thinking to use this pole to guide nylon net. http://www.ikea.com/gb/en/catalog/products/20179940/ Any one done something similar. Net must make 6th bench usable even 7th is missing. So there must be 2 poles at least:think:
  11. Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2015/1/16758.htmlFormula One racing's governing body, the FIA, has formally confirmed how the new virtual safety car (VSC) system will work ahead of the 2015 season. The concept was introduced in the wake of Jules Bianchi's crash in last year's Japanese...
  12. Brakes/Hubs
    Hi, I would like some good advice from some of the experts on here, concerning the above. I have bought a secondhand brake motor and the outer copper tube is completely severed all round. I have been told this could be dangerous because of dirt ingress, cable sticking etc. it has developed a...
  13. Cars & motoring
    I have received a letter from Renault. There has been a safety recall notice on certain Megane Coupe Cabriolets. apparently the rear shelf has a risk of detaching whilst driving with the roof down. It needs additional securing points fitted. My car is a Meg 3 - it does not say anything about...
  14. Electronics
    Last Nov the child safety lock/unlock button and the automatic lock/unlock failed on the passenger door and 2 back doors. I pressed all the fuses in in the glove box and the problem went .This week the problem came back but I couldn't get the things to work. The manual says this fault is a...
  15. Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2013/12/15353.htmlFormula One tyre suppliers Pirelli say the safety of next year's tyres is not in doubt after Mercedes' Nico Rosberg suffered a high-speed failure while testing in Bahrain on Thursday. Rosberg's car was fitted with a prototype tyre which...
  16. Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2013/7/14791.htmlFollowing the incident at last weekend's German Grand Prix in which a cameraman was injured by a flying wheel, Formula One racing's governing body, the FIA, has announced an immediate ban on anyone other than event marshals and team...
  17. Electronics
    Hi guys at the momment i'm having a little glitch with the safety belt drivers side,when the cars cold in the mornings i clip the belt the warning light goes out o.k this is how it should work..but when the cars been sat in the sun parked up all day (while i'm at work)i get in at night and clip...
  18. Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2012/9/13793.htmlProfessor Sid Watkins, the former FIA medical delegate credited with bringing huge improvements in safety and medical provision to Formula One racing, has passed away at the age of 84. During an F1 career spanning over 25 years, Watkins...
  19. Electronics
    Hi, this is my first time on here and at this sort of thing so please be gentle with me. We have recently bought a 2007 Laguna II estate, sport tourer and in general are very happy with it and the mileage returns we are getting - it's the 1.9 diesel model. I used to own a Laguna Initiale 1.9...
  20. Engines
    I have been told by a Renault garage ( main dealer ) that the Renault diesel engine has a special device that is supposed to break instead of the valves / pistons when the cam belt breaks, he said that it is so the cost of this is cheaper than valves and pistons. Does anyone know if this is...
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