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  1. 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. 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. 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
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
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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...
  8. 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.
  9. Heating & cooling
    I have a 2003 Grand Espace 3.0 DCi approx 66,000 miles. I had a problem with overheating on the motorway which occured when driving at higher speeds (it was fine when driving crawling around the M25 for nearly 2 hours). I sent it to my local main dealer for diagnostic checking and they have...
  10. Engines
    hi all. i am new to this forum and am after some advise please asap. i am thinking of doing this job for a friend but need some info first or advise before i do this job. apparently the person was driving the car at about 65 to 70mph then the car seem to die and stall ,no noises bangs etc ...
  11. Engines
    hey all im new here and joined so i can get some help from the fine people who know it best!! to start with i have an 03 megane II has 93k miles on it and i bought it second hand a few months back love the car beats the crap out of my old 106. Main important things in BOLD first things i...
  12. Engines
    Does anybody know of any source of technical information about the Modus. Our 1.5 dci Modus has served me and my wife perfectly since new for almost two years now. An excellent car for uk roads its safe, high seating position and comfortable even on long journeys, sprightly performance yet...
  13. Steering and Suspension
    I took my Laguna (’02 Dynamique) into a Renault specialist on Friday. It needed work done on the front suspension: - Replaced OSF lower arm/joint - Replaced NSF track rod end - Replaced PSF track rod end (All the replacement parts were genuine Renault parts) As I drove the car away I noticed...
  14. Engines
    Sorry this may be a daft question but is there anyone that could help I have got a head bolt set for my trafic J8S how ever there is only 14 bolts in the set ? but there is 17 that hold the head down? is there a reasion for this?? sorry I'm not sure if there is anyone one the site with good...
  15. Brakes/Hubs
    DOES ANY ONE KNOW IF THERE IS A TSB ABOUT BRAKE SQUEAL. I FOUND A GOOD ONE BY AUDI & TOYOTA BUT CANT FIND ONE FOR RENAULT "IF THERE IS ONE".I HAVE TRYED CHANGING PADS, GREASING PADS ABOUT TO GET NEW SPRINGS WHEN CHANGING THEM I WILL CHAMFER PADS. HAS ANY ONE ELSE GOT ANY OTHER IDEAS...
  16. Engines
    Having enjoyed owning Renaults since the 1970’s ( six in total) I am now on my last one, or rather my wife is, a 2000 scenic 1.6 auto (25,000 miles) I have found the advice on the forum extremely helpful, in stark contrast to Renault, the scenic suffers the gearbox jumping into safe mode...
  17. Cars & motoring
    It would be very useful if everyone included the first 7 characters of their VIN number in any technical query. As this would assist in the correct identification of vehicle type/build/equipage.. ie: VF1BM0G (this identifies as Renault, 5 door Megane with a 1.9DCi engine, and ND0 Gearbox) This...
  18. Cars & motoring
    Technical specifications webpage Just another find, it seems to list all makes from all countries. Renault specifications, Renault cars, information, technical data, automobile specs - Carfolio.com specifications
  19. Cars & motoring
    Now I know it is unusal but i need technial help :) My lovely scenic has a squeak yip if I go under 10MPH it squeaks and is getting right on my t*t's, if you pardon my french :) So what could it be ? I have booked it in to Renault to have a look but any ideas would be greatly appreciated. Lu :d
  20. Laguna
    See attached xl workbook.. Please send me a PM for any Omissions and errors..
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