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  1. Wheels & tyres
    Hi, I just took delivery of an almost new (16 miles, pre registered Jan 2017) 0.9tce Captur and it is pretty good. Just one question, and this probably applies to Clios as well, the Tyre pressure monitor does not seem to do anything. The destructions book tells me to get the "TYRE PRESSURE ...
  2. Engines
    Hi, I have just finished fitting a 1.9 F8Q engine in my 1990 1.6 F8M camper. I bought an N reg 95/96 van so I would have all the parts necessary. The swap went quite well except the radiator fixing panel is different, so the 1.9 radiator is a bit of a tight fit. I have used the 1.9 sub-frame...
  3. Older renaults (pre-1992)
    hi all i have rebuilt the head on my 1992 traffic 1.7 i have some other stuff to do but does any one know how to set up the carb propley i want to get it running better as the idle is a bit off im in dorset if any one can help
  4. Engines
    not sure if the waste gate on the kangoo van is setup correct anyone know how its set up i have a feeling its open all the time and the turbo is not active Ron
  5. Engines
    2004 Renault Traffic 1.9 DCi 100 How does the boost value sensor (8200225971) talk to the turbo pressure solenoid (7700113071). My turbo pressure solenoid is buzzing, and i have read the issue could be the boost value sensor (MAP). The hose to the MAP goes from the manifold. And the two...
  6. Transmissions
    Hi guys. This is just as a research. I became curious of the setup used on 4x4 trafic around year 1993-1996. I have seen online few of them and was wondering what kind of setup did they use? From memory 2wd setup was with same setup as Espace mk1 mk2 - longitudinally-mounted engine with...
  7. Brakes/Hubs
    Hi People, I have a Renault master V reg and the rear brakes werent functioning correctly - it turned out to be a seized piston on the cylinder. I have changed the cylinder but i cant get the drum back on, usually there is an adjuster on the bar that connects the 2 shoes together.... i can...
  8. Electronics
    Hey im new to the forum and I just have a few questions on this audio setup im looking to have. I have bought Pioneer TS-Q131C for the front and in the back im wanting to instal 6x9's into the parcel shelf and wire them from the rear speakers. I just want to know what I would need to do all of...
  9. Engines
    Hello All Replaced the idle control valve on a 1999 laguna 1.6 16v sport enginer would die occasionally . removed idle control valve coked up, cleaned using carb cleaner. managed to break it. Replaced idle control valve doesnt die any more. Just revs the nuts of its self now. about 3000 to...
  10. Heating & cooling
    bought a new colant rad..Found the ohers to be at fault too!. ive got from front to back Double fans oil cooler at the bottom Then a small rad bolted to a bigger one..Aircon condensor??..Whats the big one with a large hose fitting held on by 3 bolts and a seal?? Then the main coolant rad. Im...
  11. Engines
    Hi, when setting up cams (piper) to find full valve lift using a dti or dial gauge, which side of the engine (belt or transmission) would you put the gauge:confused:? I think it's on piston1 (trans side) but wanted to see if anyone knew for sure? The car in question is a Renault 19 1.8 16v. Any...
  12. Engines
    hi, just replaced a cylinder head on an f4r engine now starts and runs badly how do you time the inlet dephaser pulley .ive set mine so that the renault logo is at the top straight (horizontal) ive locked the crank and put a bar across the cam slots .help:confused:
  13. Electronics
    Hi Does anyone know how I set up my Carminat GPS system so that I don't use motorways? (do the same run twice a week and am getting bored / annoyed with it) Had a quick look and the 'Dont use major roads' option sent me right around the houses. All help and comment appreciated Cheers Paul
  14. Wheels & tyres
    Hi, i have a quick question..... I have 4 new tyres on my Espace, 2 are super cheap ones, and have done about 2500miles (bought in an emergency) and 2 are brand new Pirelli's.... The question.. at the minute i have the cheap ones on the front with the better ones on the rear, I have always...
  15. Engines
    Hi Could someone possibly upload a photo / diagram of the correct way to set up the fan belt on an alise engine. I have recently had mine changed and I think the mechanic may have put the belt on the wrong side of one of the pulleys. Many Thanks
  16. Electronics
    Right my basic problem is when I connect up my new xenon's the main beam comes on when the dipped should and the dipped comes on when the main beam should? A simple swap around of the wires in the input plug at the rear of each headlight should solve this? Correct? Anyway. Bought the Haynes...
  17. Electronics
    right guys im now ready to start spending some cash on my scenic lol as theres not a lot i can do with it i thought id be better off spending it on a good ice set up,so can anyone please tell me what size speakers ive got all round and what good set-ups could i get also i love listerning to good...
  18. Computer Club
    Anybody familiar with SQL 2000 on Windows Server 2003? I've FTPed the CD across to my server in London but running the setup it just hangs. SetupSQL.exe is stuck in the process list but eventually just times out This is an often discussed problem in the groups but nobody can suggest a fix. I...
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