Renault Car Problems & Fixes

Renault owner problems and repairs

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The Latest Renault Problems
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(p) light, wiper motor and battery drain

Hi , i think i have a problem. the p light (handbreak light) goes off when im driving then when i turn the car off and lock it the p light remains on, the handbrake is working fine,its a real pain as ...

2008 Renault Koleos 2.0 4x4
Posted: Jan 29, 2017
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Warning light

when making a right hand turn i get a beep stop warning light coming on its not constantly happening but is getting more frequent. As no other light comes on it is hard to find what can be causing it...

2005 Renault Megane 1.4 scenic
Posted: Jan 29, 2017
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Water in between coil and spark plugs

I brought my Renault a few days ago and I drove for a few miles and the engine light kept flashing and the car started to judder. I removed the 4 coils and one have water on top of the spark plugs. I ...

2006 Renault Clio 1.4 Dinamique Petrol
Posted: Jan 17, 2017
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Stiff shifting into first gear.

Gear stick is always stiff shifting into first gear,and very rarely get a shudder/ like one shudd if that makes sense when changing into second gear, but this does not happen all the time. Any advic...

2013 Renault Clio 0.9 Tce
Posted: Jan 7, 2017
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Loud and noisy fan type noise

have a loud noise like a fan on full speed its not the cooling fan it sounds like its near the nearside wheelarch it really roars and sometimes it starts smoking it does not happen all the time and wh...

2002 Renault Espace 2.2dci
Posted: Dec 30, 2016
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Loss of power

Hi I have a 1.5 td kangoo van and I've just broke down with loss of power it would lose power then pick back up and then not go above 30mph and I'm stumped as to what it could be any help would be app...

2002 Renault Kangoo 15 dci diesel
Posted: Dec 30, 2016
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Check emissions on constant

Changed turbo sensor then told change oil and filter now check emissions back on !

2006 Renault Modus 1.9dci
Posted: Dec 19, 2016
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Fuel injection

my car often writes *fuel injection* then it would start to vibrate then switches off. Recently after changin gear from 1 to 2 it slows down n fails to pick up speeds. then switches off now it does...

2005 Renault Modus 1.4 manual
Posted: Dec 18, 2016
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Break down cant tow as electronic hand break cant b taken off

Changed up to 3rd n car started to die thought a hit 5th went to 2nd car cut out on a roundabout.tried starting no chance and injection fault came up .now it wont start and electronic hand break wont...

2005 Renault Laguna Estate
Posted: Dec 16, 2016
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1.fuel injection/ 2. Change gear

my car keeps writing Fuel injection. then slows down and switches off. 2days ago when changing gear from 1 to 2 Ii did not pick up speed it slowed down .the morning after it refused to start, I th...

2006 Renault Modus 1.4 manual
Posted: Dec 13, 2016
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Renault Kangoo sparks on cold morning

2007 Renault Kangoo 1.5 CDI van On cold mornings there are white sparks coming from below what appears to be the turbo and a smell of electric burning coming into the cab. There are also flickering...

2007 Renault Kangoo 1.5 CDI
Posted: Dec 11, 2016
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Exhaust burn out

It's December and my fourth silencer box since June has burnt out. Last month I had a complete new system, so some of that may be dead as well. Computer check showed no faults, the engine runs smooth...

2002 Renault Scenic 1.6
Posted: Dec 5, 2016
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Filler cap and side door not opening

The sliding rear door will not unlock and open, I believe that it is related to a magnet and reed valve in the petrol filler cap, designed to stop the sliding door opening when the filler cap is remov...

2007 Renault Kangoo Van
Posted: Dec 5, 2016
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Brake lights not working

Hello, All of the brake lights have stopped working on my Kangoo 1.5 SL17 DCi70 diesel. Fuse OK. I have checked the brake light switch with a multi meter and it seems to be working OK, 4 contacts I ...

2007 Renault Kangoo 1.5 SL17 DCi70
Posted: Nov 24, 2016
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Heating up

The engine heats up till the heatgauge are in the middle and then the water hoses starts to warm up till the new termostat opens and then it still gets heatihg up and the headgauge stay in the middle....

2000 Renault Kangoo 1.4 L injectic
Posted: Nov 3, 2016
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Power steering becomes heavy and speedometer cuts out

Hi I have a renault clio 1.2 16v 2007 model The speedometer sometimes just goes off to zero when driving then the power steering becomes a bit hard and the car kind of jerks....after going a littl...

2007 Renault Clio 1.2 16v vavavoom
Posted: Oct 25, 2016
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Noise

After about 3 miles when I take my foot of the throttle I get a winning sound but when I put my foot back on the thottle it goes sounds like it's coming from the front of the car

1999 Renault Scenic 1600 manual
Posted: Oct 18, 2016
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Automatic gearbox not working

i have changed the oil sealer of my automatic gearbox and changed it's oil. when I started the car ,it goes only in reverse and does not change gears when it is on drive mode. the gearbox was working ...

2002 Renault Laguna auto
Posted: Oct 17, 2016
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Misfiring, revs low, losing power

Started by just cutting out and staring again when pulling away/while driving. Note will start fine, but as soon as revs down, including when you've just revved it, the revs just keep going down until...

1998 Renault Clio 1.2
Posted: Oct 12, 2016
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No ignition lights on dash had dash checked all ok

hi i have espace 2.0 petrol automatic 2004 no ignition lights on dash had dash checked dash is fine that is not the problem. car will not turn over when start button is pressed . any advise will be...

2004 Renault Espace 2.0 petrol auto turbo
Posted: Sep 21, 2016
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