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  1. Trafic 2016 sounds like turbo whine

    Engines
    I've had a search and can't find anything similar relating to this mode/year. Over the last couple of weeks a significant whine/whistle has developed that sounds like a turbo whine. It happens from about 1500rpm upwards when under load, not coasting. The van has only done about 20,000 miles...
  2. Air con in clio mk3 sounds like water in it

    Heating & cooling
    Hi everyone Hope someone Can help I have a 06 plate clio mk3 and I have notice that when i start my engine there seems to be a gurgling noise like water coming from the central vents. Also I have noticed that my fan at low speeds sounds like a 747 plane and that when I put the fan on full that...
  3. While driving loud alarm sounds but no lights come up

    Electronics
    Hardly used very low mileage Clio 1.2. 2015 reg. Left shop car park in heavy rain and suddenly a loud continuous alarm (siren type - I don't have an alarm fitted) sounded. No dashboard lights came up. Sounds ridiculous but someone had put a paper card ad on windscreen under wipers and I wondered...
  4. Sounds like Relay clicking under dash

    Electronics
    I have a 1.2 16 valve 2003 Clio:- I'm getting a clicking from under dash on the drivers side car drives ok no starting problems. At first I thought it was the Power Steering unit but having disconnected that I still get the noise. I've traced the noise to Fuse F3 pulling this noise stops...
  5. Interior Sounds - Indicator beep and Seat Belt Warning

    Electronics
    Hi. My better halfs Megane III has suddenly stopped developed a strange issue. The beeping noise you get when you indicate has stopped completely (also no sound when you put on the hazard lights). The warning sound you get from driving without your seat belt has also stopped. Having been to...
  6. Megane 3 1.5dCi EDC gearbox sounds

    Transmissions
    Hi everyone, I'm an owner of 2011 Megane 3 1.5dCi with 110bhp and 6-speed EDC gearbox, in GT Line trim. Now, I've bought it as a used one with around 142.000km on the clock. The only issue I'm having is some sound coming from the gearbox when changing up and sometimes down, but mostly in higher...
  7. Battery Sounds like sloshing water

    Electronics
    Sorry first of all if posting in wrong place ,I am fairly new to this forum and always find advice on here helpfull, so was wondering if anybody could help guide me with my recent problem. My car(scenic2) which I have had electrical problems with for a while suddenly went flat after parking it...
  8. laguna 3 2.0 dci - sounds rough when cold

    Engines
    About 2 weeks ago my "service required" light came on, since then the car sounds really rough/tappety when the engine is cold. I have had the car into my local garage and had the oil and filter changed but it doesn't seem to have made any difference, can you people suggest what it could...
  9. Car sounds like an aeroplane on motorway

    Engines
    Whilst driving in the motorway once the car gets to 70 mph the car sounds so loud like an aeroplane from the front of the car, when you take your foot off the accelerator the noise stops instantly but then comes back the minute you reapply the accelerator. Any ideas why this is happening? I...
  10. Odd whirring sounds - heating/air-con or belts?

    Heating & cooling
    Hi folks, Got an odd issue which I am putting under heating/cooling... ...at a wild guess. The motor is a Clio estate 1.5dCi (2011). Any thoughts welcome as I'd love to be forearmed before giving the Renault garage a ring. I'm not particularly car savvy - sorry. I had a long drive from...
  11. Megane 1.5 dci turbo sounds?

    Engines
    Hi all, this is my first diesel so I am quite clueless. I've read horror stories about the dci turbo failing and now I'm paranoid. I have a 2010 Megane 3 dci and I can hear a whistle/wherring sound when accelerating, however it also happens when I take my foot off the accelerator, for...
  12. Scenic that sounds like a wheelbarrow

    Wheels & tyres
    Hi can anyone help. My scenic has developed a really annoying squeak when driving. It starts after a mile or 2 presumably when things have heated up. It gets worse under steering but stops as soon as i touch the brakes. I thought it was front brakes so i have replaced them but it has made no...
  13. Buzzing/vibrating noise sounds like front passnager side

    Engines
    Hi all, iv been geet a buzzing type vibration noise when i go down the gears the noise starts to come with the high revs! I changed the driver side drop link today and seen it was bent, thought happy days bound to be the problem sorted! Stuck in new drop link drove off amd noise still...
  14. car sounds like a diesel, dephaser bearing??? help!

    Engines
    Hi guys. Ive had a 2000 2ltr espace for 6 weeks. It's petrol but always sounded like a diesel. Few days ago I noticed the diesel sound would subside, and the car would sound like a normal quiet petrol engine. After some experimenting, this is what ive found..... The diesel sound sounds...
  15. engine sounds like a tractor

    Engines
    Hey I've joined this forum in effort to help me with my 2002 Clio that I bought second hand I've had nightmares trying to get the right engine mount because the one listed for the car is the wrong shape. But my main concern is that she sounds like a tractor at the minute and I don't know what...
  16. 2010 clio mk3 sounds like a diesel

    Engines
    I have got a 2010 mk3 clio 1.2 petrol but it sounds like a diesel engine, is this normal??
  17. Megane 1 sounds like wheel bearings??

    Transmissions
    Hi All The wife's megane cab has over the last month developed a kind of noise that sounds like a shot wheel bearing starting at 20mph at its loudest between 40 and 50 and quietens down again about 60 although it might be drowned out by the road noise. If you turn to the left it quietens down...
  18. Clio Ripcurl accelerator sounds like supercharger is fitted???

    Engines
    I've searched the forums and can find similar threads but none of them exactly reflect the issues i'm hoping some kind person can advise? My son has just bought a clio as his first car, I picked it up for him when he was at work and noticed that there is a supercharger sounding whine when you...
  19. 1.9 DCI engine sounds very tappety

    Engines
    Hello I have a 160k laguna DCI 1.9 The engine sounds very tappety. It doesn't go away when engine hot or cold and a few people have commented on it sounds like a tractor ;) Do these have hydrolic lifters or solid ones? I am using 5w-40 fully synth oil. Any ideas what can be causing the...
  20. 2003 Espace 2.0 Petrol - Sounds like Diesel!

    Engines
    Hi, We have had our Espace approx. 7 years and it has been great! However over the last few months it has started to sound very tappity (like a diesel engine) and also reluctant to start and rough idling and stalling until warm. We have had it serviced for the last 4 years by an independent...
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