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  1. It's all getting technical

    Engines
    A few weeks ago I had an engine warning light come on Got the AA to read the codes and it came up that the O2 sensor bank 1 and The Camshaft sensor bank 1 were showing faults. Got these changed along with the O2 sensor on bank 2. No warning lights and the car ran better for a while. My...
  2. Technical Data about FAP/DPF 2.0dci

    Exhausts
    Good morning! I would like to ask if anyone can assist with some accurate technical information regarding the DPF and associated system. In my case this is relating to a late 2006 GEspace 2.0dCi 175 manual. There is a lot of miss information around on the internet about DPF's and outside this...
  3. Mercedes technical director Bell to depart

    Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2014/4/15719.htmlMercedes has announced that technical director Bob Bell will leave his position at the end of the season. Paddy Lowe, executive director (technical) at the team, will assume Bell's duties as part of a streamlining of the technical...
  4. Technical problems continue to plague Red Bull in Jerez

    Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2014/1/15448.htmlRed Bull's troublesome start to pre-season testing in Jerez continued on Thursday as they were forced to abandon attempts to run their new car after just three laps because of technical problems. The world champion team, who entered the...
  5. Marussia test debut delayed by technical glitch

    Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2014/1/15423.htmlMarussia's 2014 car will not make its test debut at Jerez on Tuesday as planned after a last-minute problem was discovered at the team's UK factory. ?The MR03's testing debut is subject to a delay while we resolve a small but frustrating...
  6. New Technical Supremos!

    Announcements
    Hi there, Apologies for the announcement coming a little while after the changes (house full of young kids excited about Santa), but we are pleased to announce that Lancs Dave, TTT and Donald have been awarded the status of Technical Supremo in recognition of the quality and quantity of...
  7. Technical Advise on Laguna Estate 2.0 dci dynamic 150 2008

    Engines
    Hi I am new here and wanted to know if the chain needs changing on this car just like cambelts etc. Or is it just the tensioners and aux belts that need changing ? Renault laguna dci 2.0 150 brake 2008 Thanks in advance dph
  8. Caterham restructure technical department

    Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2013/9/15018.htmlFollowing last weekend's confirmation that the team will use Renault's new V6 power train next season, Caterham have announced a restructuring of their technical department designed to help them prepare for the challenges posed by the 2014...
  9. Renault Laguna Mk1 Rear Shock Absorber Technical Question?

    Brakes/Hubs
    Hi fellow Renault enthusiasts, I recently fitted 2 new rear shock absorbers to my Laguna estate. After a very, very.... VERY, long time and much hammering and blow torching later i finally fitted the new ones. Car drives great now, except for one snag. The ride height of the car is now...
  10. Clio D4F Technical Info

    Engines
    Hi Guys, I'm currently rebuilding a bottom end on a D4F 2004 clio. The problem was intermittent non start & oil leak from front main seal - diagnosed to much end float play in the crankshaft. Engines now out & stripped, ordered shells & inspected crankshaft. Worn away crank shims. I need to...
  11. Allison to join Ferrari's technical line-up

    Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2013/7/14861.htmlFerrari confirmed on Monday that former Lotus technical director James Allison is to join the team. Allison, whose Lotus departure was announced in May, will take on the role of chassis technical director from the start of September. At...
  12. Pat Symonds joins Williams as chief technical officer

    Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2013/7/14804.htmlWilliams have announced the appointment of Pat Symonds as their new chief technical officer. Symonds, who has won multiple world championships in a 30-year Formula One career, joins the Grove-based team after parting company with Marussia...
  13. Allison replaced as Lotus technical director

    Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2013/5/14523.htmlLotus have announced that their highly-regarded technical director, James Allison, is leaving the team and will be replaced by Nick Chester, formerly their engineering director. Allison departs after working with the team most recently...
  14. Goss replaces Lowe as McLaren technical director

    Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2013/2/14289.htmlMcLaren have announced that Tim Goss, formerly the team's director of engineering, is to replace Paddy Lowe as technical director with immediate effect. Goss, who joined McLaren in 1990, said: "I'm delighted to have been offered the...
  15. Can anyone help name a sensor?

    Electronics
    Many apologies to admins. but I cannot post in the Technical page for some reason (Too new a member?) Megane 1 Scenic, 2.0l petrol 1998/9 (V reg) Can anybody help on this please: - There is an electrical connection (Protrudes vertically) directly behind the Oil filler cap (NOT spark plug...
  16. Deputy technical director Tokunaga leaves Lotus

    Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2012/4/13195.htmlLotus deputy technical director Naoki Tokunaga is to bid farewell to the team and will join Renault Sport F1 as the technical director of their New Generation Power Unit. Tokunaga's role at Lotus will remain vacant for the foreseeable...
  17. Toni Cuquerella becomes HRT technical director

    Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2012/4/13185.htmlHRT engineer Toni Cuquerella has been promoted to take over the role of technical director at the Spanish team. The position has been vacant since Geoff Willis left for Mercedes back in September 2011. ?The role of technical director...
  18. Looking for technical advice

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    Good afternoon, I have a 2001 Megan cabriolet 2.0 which developed a fault. It began when sitting in traffic the car would get to the middle of the temp dial and a light would come on on the dash and it would start to judder. Gradually it got worse and starting cutting out. I took it to a...
  19. Technical director Key leaves Sauber

    Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2012/2/12979.htmlJust three days before the launch of their 2012 car, Sauber have announced that technical director James Key is to leave the company. His role will instead be covered by the Swiss team's department heads for aerodynamics, design...
  20. Technical spec, 2011 Scenic wheel & hubs

    Wheels & tyres
    Can anyone please direct me to a chart/diagram which gives all the dimensions of a 2011 Megane Scenic wheels and hubs.? I need hub diameter, stud pcd, extract etc.
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