Renault Car Problems & Fixes

Renault owner problems and repairs

Below is a list of Renault cars and the total problems we have in our database for that model. You can add your own problems by clicking the 'Post a new problem' buttons around the site.

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Auto lights won't turn off

As soon as I turn on the engine the lights turn on and no matter what stalks I twist it won't turn off. How do I turn it off

2008 Renault Kangoo 1.5 dci
Posted: May 6, 2017
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Immobilised

without warning car has just immobilised itself, turns over but then cuts out, tried few you tube quick fixes ,no joy looking for override

1996 Renault Clio mark 1 1996 1.2
Posted: May 4, 2017
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Speedo drops to zero, losing power

Refer to your ref 19992. Same problem. About 3 times per week suddenly Clio loses about 30 per cent of its power, speedo needle drops to zero andhas an effect on the power steering. Local Renault deal...

2005 Renault Clio 1.2 16V
Posted: Apr 5, 2017
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Dashboard

dashboard is indicating (regenerate FAP)

2006 Renault Scenic 1.9
Posted: Apr 4, 2017
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Engine management light flashing

Hi, My girlfriends engine management light on her clio has started flashing and the car slightly juddering. This only seems to be when the car is idle. Iv had the diagnostic machine plugged in and ...

2007 Renault Clio 1.4 manual petrol
Posted: Mar 29, 2017
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,jerking /high revving /overheating

After 6kms driving , car started to jerk and to rev high to about 3000 . Stopped and checked water ,which was boiling at that point ie engine was overheating and electrical light was on for the faul...

2008 Renault Clio
Posted: Mar 8, 2017
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Day lights

Hi there. Is any one know what could happens if only one side led day lights stop working?

2014 Renault Scenic Grand Scenic 2014
Posted: Feb 3, 2017
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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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