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  1. Electronics
    I need to wire a 2pin alternator (purple and white) from the existing 1pin white wire alternator any help apreciated thanks
  2. Engines
    Changed my oil the other day in my Clio MK3. After filling the oil up, I ran the car and there was white smoke from the exhaust. It was only a tempory thing as when I start it now there is no white smoke. I was just wondering why this would happen? Thanks.
  3. Heating & cooling
    Hello guys, At first, sorry for my English. Yesterday I have noticed that white vapor is comming out of my AC system. When I turn AC off, it stops. Then I realized that if I turn on AC and turn on cycling air in cabin too, there is no more white vapor - smoke. All time - when on , AC does...
  4. Engines
    So been having troubles with the megane 1.5dci, check injector & stop when depressing the accelerator if you was going to say over take on dual carriage. Eventually completed a back leakage test, after really poor starting over the winter, The test that I used starts with 2 minutes running at...
  5. Engines
    Hi have a 2010 scenic mk3 1.5 dci, it has a small amount of white smoke at start up. My mechanic suggested the glow plug relay according to his diagnostic computer. I tried this and the smokes still there. My next step is to fit glow plugs. Am I on the right track?
  6. Engines
    I have a very light dusting of '***********' on one spark plug, installed above cylinder 3. The other plugs don't have this issue. I replaced all 4 plugs for good measure. The original plugs were marked 'Renault' and have probably done the full 48k mileage. The new plug installed above cylinder...
  7. Electronics
    Does anyone know what might be causing this effect in the attached photo? It's a white triangular white area that starts on the right of the dashboard screen that displays the speedometer etc. It's strong white on the extreme right of the screen and then fades away to normal as it moves left...
  8. Engines
    Afternoon all, I have done a search and all tell me it's the turbo. Story: Thursday left Swansea for Holyhead,4 1/2 hour journey,allowed 5 1/2 hours non-stop.The ***** on sat nav send me all over the place,so here's where I apologize to anyone in West Wales,I drove hard,I don't like to,but I...
  9. Engines
    Hi all Right. Injectors are sorted I think. However the car has now started to play up when starting from cold. I push the button once and it turns over but doesnt fire then I get injection fault and it stops. I then push the button again and this time it turns over then tries to catch then it...
  10. Engines
    Hi all - please help? I'm a bit basic... Firstly, time to come clean... I've had the car for nearly 2 years and not changed oil/filters - it's been needing the oil to be topped up more and more regularly, but with no leaks and no obvious smoking, apart from a puff when accelerating. I had a...
  11. Engines
    Hi All, I’m hoping I can eventually get some sort of direction as to which way to go with my 2005 Scenic 1.9DCi (120) I’m so stressed out about it! I’ve had the car around 1 and a half years now, purchased it off my uncle who was a Service Manager at a Renault Dealership in the midlands, it had...
  12. Wheels & tyres
    Hi, just wondering if anybody here has had these funny little white marks on their alloys. Back in my Skoda days it was called 'spider whitening' and as recently as last month i had the same on my Golf but the wife's Clio has this on 3 alloys and we only bought it new in sep last year so after...
  13. Engines
    dear renault owners, i have read most threads on here about white smoke but lack of knowledge on cars makes me unable to determine my problem. i have a laguna 1.9 dci with 200k on the clock, 05 plate, and love i to bits. I have owned it for a year and have had it sworn for the last 2 months due...
  14. Engines
    Hi All, I have recently developed a problem on my 1.9 dci 120bhp megane 2005 , A few weeks back i had check injection come up on my dash , i pulled into a petrol station because my fuel was low and i thought some dirt from the bottom of the tank could have caused it , filled it up and it...
  15. Engines
    Hello, I am desperate for some info or feedback regarding a problem i have with a 2003 Clio 1.5 DCi 65 (K9K704). I purchased this car as a non starter. It would only turn over with a squirt of easy start. I checked the injectors and they had a very high leak back so decided to replace...
  16. Engines
    I know there are a few threads with these symptoms and I've read a few of them and tried the things suggested but to no avail. I was driving home and the spanner lit up and another symbol which looks like an ECG monitor. It was driving fine and I thought nothing of it till I tried to start it up...
  17. Other makes
    Hey lads a friend of mine has a audi and when he went to start it it starts but has lots of white smoke out the back and when he goes to give it gas it cuts out any ideas what could be wrong
  18. Engines
    Hi all, Good evening, I own a 1.2 2003 Renault clio billabong edition. the car has done 86,000 miles and recently had a new timing belt kit and full service done (inc coolant). this was done around 3,000 miles ago. The car when it is idling is perfect sounds great as it should no...
  19. Engines
    Hi, im a newbie to the forum trying to figure out whats wrong with my previous kangoo after my current one gave up at 189k miles. the van is a 2001 1.9 dti kangoo 89k miles which has been sitting in my yard for a few years after the turbo went, i had it replaced last year with a recondition one...
  20. Engines
    Hi I have a kubistar 1.5 DCi (Renault engine) and It recently started smoking a lot and smells of oil, when started from cold it's a small amount but as the engine warms up it gets considerably worse to the point it's undriveable. After a quick look I noticed the intake pipes had oil in them...
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