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  1. Laguna 3 Strange Request...

    Wheels & tyres
    Ok, bit of an odd one, but I'm looking for the alignment values and suspension geometry of the Laguna 3 - specifically the 2.0 Petrol GT with 4 Wheel Steering. I know you sometimes get a sheet with the alignment results after getting tracking etc done, but couldn't find one online. If anyone...
  2. Megane Mk3 strange start problem

    Electronics
    Hello to all from Slovenia. I have a strange problem... My car is very hard to start with clutch pedal pressed and hitting start button. It starts maybe every 15th time... When I put gearbox in neutral it starts everytime... I had this problem since I bought used car one year ago, but it...
  3. Megane 3 1.5DCi Strange engine noise when cold

    Engines
    We have a strange engine noise on our Megane MK3 2009 1.5DCi from drivers side when cold, from about 1500rpm onwards and only when throttle used, doesn't seem linked to engine speed but more throtttle position. Sounds like Chewbacca (slightly higher pitched may be Mrs Chewbacca) when you press...
  4. Laguna II PH2 strange problem

    Steering and Suspension
    Hello people, I'm having a bit of a strange thing happening with my Laguna. When accelerating I find the car pulls to the left and the steering wheel moves the opposite way towards the right. I've only really noticed it since changing to 17 inch Luxor alloy wheels and it's noticeable when...
  5. 04 Scenic 1.9 dci. Strange goings on

    Electronics
    Hi guys, I have been posting in the engine section as I have engine problems, now I have more issues was wondering if anyone can help. Below is a list of what's been going on. 1. engine idled rough 2. couple days later engine stopped turning over and came up with Injection fault. 3. Next...
  6. Strange feeling with steering on acceleration

    Steering and Suspension
    Good Morning. Ive just had the n/s lower ball joint replaced and tracking done. but im getting a very unsettling feeling to the steering on acceleration on a straight line. Feels like its pulling left or right as though i was on ice. Tire pressures are all correct. tyres are the same on each...
  7. Strange smell like plastic burning

    Interiors
    Hi all long time reader first time poster here :smile2: So I got a Grand Scenic II 56 plate, for the last 3-4 weeks I have had this strange smell coming from the air vent when the fan is on. It smells like burnt plastic and makes your eyes sting but if I turn the fan off the smell goes away...
  8. Laguna Mk3 1.5dCi - strange noise on turning off

    Engines
    Hi, I recently upgraded to a Laguna Mk3 1.5dCi (61 plate, Expression) after my faithful old Mk2 was written off following an accident. It has 135k miles on the clock and full Renault service history (though it's due for another in a few hundred miles). I've noticed that on turning off it seems...
  9. Strange plug in Engine

    Electronics
    Can anyone help me please. Recently had a new engine fitted to my 2005 scenic grande and for some reason i have a plug left over. I cannot figure out where it goes. Can anyone please help me. It starts up fine and runs ok. Have the usual hand brake service error wonder if its part of that?
  10. 2001 Clio 1.2 16v strange connector hanging down rear of engine

    Engines
    Hi guys - first post (although I’ve been poaching advice since buying a Clio two weeks ago). It’s a real heap and needed lots of work despite having a full MOT. This morning while checking that nothing had fallen off since yesterday I noticed a yellow connector block hanging on a lead down the...
  11. Help with strange rpm come down

    Engines
    Hi all, I have a Kangoo 1.5 on a 52 plate, when I drive along and come to a stop, push the clutch pedal in the revs drop but hang around the 1200rpm mark and the engine wobbles slightly until I come to a total stop with my foot on the brake pedal. Anyone know why it is doing this. I have so...
  12. Strange engine noises (WITH VIDS): Any advice appreciated

    Engines
    Hello, I was wondering if someone may be able to shine some light (no matter how bright) on what could be wrong with my Renault Megane 2003 uk model. All was working fine until i gradually started to hear a noise coming from the engine area. Upon further inspection it appears there is a...
  13. Strange engine noise

    Engines
    HI guys, unfortunately my first post is with a problem with my car.. When i am driving the car normally it is perfect no issues at all apart from the tracking been out again :mad: The problem comes if i have to take of quickly and run my revs higher than normal.. my car makes a noise that can...
  14. Strange Problem

    Engines
    2008 Grand Scenic, 1.9 DCI. On a longish run after an hour the warning comes up "Check Injection" There is no misfire and the engine is running normally. The engine the switches to safe...get you home mode. I continue to the nearest safe stopping area, turn engine off and relax for 10 minutes...
  15. Strange breather type thing under espace 2.2dci

    Engines
    Hi folks. Just wondering if anyone knows what the strange breather system is under the espace. It apears to end just short of the exhaust. Not a problem but it just has me wondering!
  16. Head lights on and strange noise from fuse box

    Electronics
    Hi! I have a major problem with my Clio Mk3, 2006. When turning of the engine and locking the car the head lights turns on after aprox 5-10 minutes. When this happens there is also a really bad strange sound coming from the fuse box next to the battery. I have tried to check the relays and...
  17. VERY strange clio squeek

    Steering and Suspension
    Hi guys, I've had a very strange squeek from my 04 Clio dynamique that i firstly presumed was my parcel shelf, the other week I removed my parcel shelf and the squeek was still there , I've tried. Emptying my boot.... Squeek still there, I only mostly get the squeek with vibration of the car...
  18. strange buzzing noise from back of engine bay?

    Engines
    Hi folks sorry for all the posts, just with knowing nothing about these cars trying to suss everything out. However I have noticed when I either start the car or turn it off when I lift the bonnet and look in the engine bay there is an electrical buzzing noise coming from what I would say...
  19. Interior cab light strange problem

    Electronics
    I have an 04 trafic with a problem with the interior cab light, when sitting in the cab the interior switch is out on the front 2 positions but goes on in the rear position, when I remotely lock the van it goes out, when I unlock it it goes on and stays on even if I start up and drive away? any...
  20. Megane 1.5dci phase 2 - strange hissing

    Engines
    Can anyone help identify the possible faults here please? Just got the car last week, private sale so no warranty. Noiced two strange hissing noises, though both could be the same thing. When driving i get a constant hiss which stops when the brake pedal is depressed. However it seems to come...
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