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  1. Clio mk2 54 plate dynamique worth doing a carbon clean?

    Engines
    Would it be worth having a carbon clean done on my 16 yr old clio its a petrol and has 127k on clock
  2. 1.2 TCE Failures, if you own TCE it`s worth reading

    Renault news
    We just took the delivery of Captur TCE 120 today, with very low milage, around 17k miles. And I came up with below :) It seems like there is widespread issue with oil loss and it leads to fatal engine failure...
  3. Remapping is it worth it?

    Engines
    Just been reading up on remapping, seems like mostly people with the diesel engines benefit more than petrol. I have a 2011 Megane 1.6 Petrol but looking around it seems like you can only achieve roughly +7 BHP difference and +8 lb/ft of torque. Compared to a 1.5Dci which seems to be able to get...
  4. 07 scenic is it worth repairing ??

    Cars & motoring
    Bought the car just over a month ago, had a bump hit back of van the towbar made a mess of front plastic also lights and radiator needs replacing, both airbags went off cracking windscreen. Question is it worth looking for a garage to replace with second hand parts. Or just cut my losses and...
  5. Cabin Filter - worth getting one?

    Heating & cooling
    just got a 2002 1.2 8v Clio 2 (without air conditioning) ... went to go inspect the cabin filter / pollen filter and as per normal it wasn't there.i know in the past when mechanics or owners have gone to inspect it , or their windows start steaming up in the car and the interior heater wont...
  6. Megane 3 1.6 worth remapping?

    Engines
    The 1.6 VVT in our 2011 car is very flat between 1-2 and 2-3, have to rev very hard to maintain any progress otherwise changing up drops the power right off, especially up any sort of gradient. I know the BHp increase from an remap is only small, about 8-10, but would it be worth considering a...
  7. 2011 Air con Issue Cost vs Worth

    Heating & cooling
    Hi Everyone, My first post on a forum. Today at 32c heat my air con on my 2011 Modus decided to give up the ghost. I am going to try the fuse in the engine bay first. If its not that then from reading on here its going to be about 700 pounds to replace the AC compressor as there is no click as...
  8. Post side impact MK3 Megane worth buying?

    General Chat
    Hi folks, I'm looking for a cheap 1.5dCi with no FAP, dual mass FW... I got hold of a 2009 post crash Megane, in lovely red color, dCi 86 and looks neat. What I like about it is the fact that the seller was honest with me and told me that it had a side impact. The car is already fixed and...
  9. Brands of fuel,do you notice a difference?Premium diesel worth the extra ?

    Engines
    My engine a lot quieter and responsive,when using the premium Shell diesel.
  10. Diesel tuning chip worth it on clio 1.5DCI?

    Tuning & Modding
    Hello there, I currently have 2011 MK3 clio DCI which I do a 60mile round trip to work everyday now, almost all motorway. I am wondering if its worth getting one of these chips which state they can improve MPG and power which I dont understand how it can do both? Do you think its worth getting...
  11. EGR cleaning worth it on 55k miles?

    Engines
    Hello, I have started to do alot my miles on my 2011 clio 1.5DCI now that I have a new job which is a 60mile round commute pretty much all motorway driving. Going to get it serviced next month by and I am wondering if its worth getting the EGR cleaned as preventative maintenance? cheers
  12. Is it worth fixing?

    Clio
    My son has an x reg Clio that's done 71k. He's spent £300 on the front end and now the rear brake cylinder looks like it's gone. Is it worth fixing? Anybody got a ballpark figure on how much to fix in a garage?
  13. Saab's Worth Owning Now Being Defunct?

    Other makes
    Are Saab's worth owning now as they can be picked up for next to nothing mostly due to being a defunct make is servicing and parts still easily obtained for models such as the 9-3 or 9-5? were or are they considered luxury cars?
  14. ECU Replacement is it worth it

    Electronics
    Hi all posted a while back, have 2005 Grand Scenic, sounding like a box of nails, unsafe to drive. Have replaced plugs, coils, crankshaft sensor, to no avail. My testing kept coming up with code for crankshaft sensor problem despite being replaced and wiring ok. I don't have a lot of money after...
  15. Is this worth looking at

    Cars & motoring
    I love the 2 tone look 1985 Renault 9 For Sale in Tallaght, Dublin from voodoo irl
  16. Clio 2 1.5 DCI - high mileage - worth spending money on?

    Cars & motoring
    Hi all, I recently bought a Clio as my first car. It's a 2001 MkII Clio Dynamique 65 1.5 DCi. Purchased at the end of May. Cost me £575. I've posted elsewhere about the first issue I found with my Clio - bodged fuel line which I fixed with the help of a couple of good souls on here. Got a...
  17. Dash Cams Worth It?

    General Chat
    I've seen lately that the prices have come down on these things and with all this "bash for cash" was thinking of getting one.. Just didn't know if they are worth it or not? Any of you got them and if yes have you hard wired them so you can leave them in the car? Stu
  18. What might my car be worth?

    Cars & motoring
    Hi Folks, Question for the experts please .. could someone give me a ball-park figure as to what I might be able to get for my car? Here's the details: Maroon Coloured Laguna Expression mkII Registered Sept. 2003 1.9 DCI Engine 97'000 on the clock Average consumption: 46 mpg Very Good...
  19. Is this clio worth fixing

    Cars & motoring
    A mate from work bought a clio about 6 months ago, i had pointed it out to him on gumtree and it was bought for £500. His son drove it for a few months has a bit of a prang and now its a write off and ive ended up being given the thing as he doesnt want it on his driveway, this is it: I drove...
  20. Opie Oils Competition - Samsung Tablet worth �399

    Opie Oils\
    Opie Oils Competition - Samsung Tablet worth £399 Enter Opie Oils competition before the end of March for your chance to WIN a Samsung Galaxy Tab S worth £399 > > > To be in with a chance of winning simply follow this link to our competition page and answer our multiple choice question or...
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