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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The Latest Renault Problems
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Wheel wobble

hi ave just change the cluch in my car but now the car wobble`s i have checked the road wheels there fine....it never done it be for i change the cluch......? any help please

1999 Renault Laguna 1.9 dti
Posted: Mar 4, 2008
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Air in fuel

Car norm does 480 miles on a tank full, recentlt it cut out at about 400 then the engine cuts out, this happens every two or three tank fulls. When you lift the bonnet the fuel is running with lots of...

2003 Renault Kangoo authentique dci 1.5
Posted: Feb 29, 2008
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Revs drop and stalls

when i start my car, sometimes it takes a few tries to start it, it doesnt matter whether its summer or winter, hot or cold. and when its in neutral the revs dont sta at a constant level, they drop re...

1997 Renault Megane 1.4 manual
Posted: Feb 26, 2008
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Vibrating noise inside the car when acelerating

This has suddenly started happening this morning. Outside the car everything sounds fine even when revving. Inside there is a loud vibration from the front of the car. Maybe the gearbox or exhaust?...

1998 Renault Clio 1.6 RXE Auto
Posted: Feb 24, 2008
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Chugging

started car and it was really noisy and jerking when stationary and as i moved off was still doing this and started to smell like rotten eggs from exhaust then warning light came on the injection ligh...

2001 Renault Scenic 1.6 16valve
Posted: Feb 21, 2008
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Bent valves

my timingbelt snapped last week,i removed the head and found the valves ad been bent.i replaced all of them and fitted a new belt. the car ran great for 2 days then the earth strap broke from engine t...

1998 Renault Clio 1.2 petrol r reg
Posted: Feb 19, 2008
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Loss of power

Can anybody help with this? About three weeks ago whilst in fast lane, the car just lost power, and OH had to coast to side of road. Recovery had to be called and reset the diagnostics. All has bee...

2001 Renault Espace 2.2 The Race
Posted: Feb 17, 2008
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Can't go into reverse

After a long journey from middlesbrough to oxford I could not put my car into reverse to park it. When I tried, it moved slightly but it wouldn't go any further, almost like the handbreak was on. It w...

2001 Renault Clio 1.2
Posted: Feb 17, 2008
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Steering

The car is really hard to steer left, but fine right. This goes for all speeds but obviously more noticeable parking. Anyone have any idea whats wrong and cost to fix please?

1999 Renault Scenic
Posted: Feb 13, 2008
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3000 rpm!

Anybody know what my problem might be? Put my key in the ignition this morning and the car was a lot louder than normal - it sounded like I was doing 90 down the motorway. . . when i looked at m...

2000 Renault Clio
Posted: Feb 9, 2008
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Engine

Got problem,with engine and has to be replaced. Got two engines down,both does not fit in.Because according to the garage there are two types manual and auotmatic. But according to most schrapyards ...

1997 Renault Megane 1.6 automatic
Posted: Feb 8, 2008
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Strange noise

I'm experienceing a 'vacuum cleaner' like noise which happens imternmittently. It goes off wne I brake, sometimes comes on when I turn to the right. Car's been into the garage 3 time where they can fi...

2002 Renault Megane 2.0 16v Fidji Sprt Coupe - 52 plate
Posted: Jan 30, 2008
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Unable to remove driver side rewar door panel

My window on the driver rear side has opened and wont close. I need to be able to get into the window area but cant see how to remove the door panel. Any help please

2004 Renault Megane 1.5 disel
Posted: Jan 26, 2008
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Auto gearbox

Automatic gearbox will not change gear

1998 Renault Megane 16e RT Auto
Posted: Jan 24, 2008
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Passenger door leak

i have a leak coming from passenger door i thought at first it was the sun roof this is not the casr after parking my car with passenger side hidden water no longer gets in have tried with car other w...

2004 Renault Clio 1.5 dci
Posted: Jan 22, 2008
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Squeeky Wheel

Hi, My 98 renault megane coupe has a squeeky driver side wheel. It squeeks when in motion and when braking it vibrates through the brake pedal. When I brake hard tho this does not happen. It starte...

1998 Renault Megane Coupe
Posted: Jan 19, 2008
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Water in passenger footwell

I have a renault clio 1.5 dci 65 extreme which has started to leak in the passenger footwell i cannot find where the leak is coming from i heard it may be sunroof but seals seem fine i have also read ...

2004 Renault Clio 1.5 dci
Posted: Jan 17, 2008
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Temp gauge up and down but not over heating driving me mad

I love this car but i hate the temp gauge being erratic up and down mostly up to the limit but don't over heat had looked at and been bleed, no problem, but when this happens the flashing light on das...

1998 Renault Laguna 1.8 sport manuel
Posted: Jan 15, 2008
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Fuel Light always on

Hello Fuel light always on. Fuel in the tank and gauge works fine. Also on the trip info thingie there is no data about how many miles left in tank, just dashes, every thing else works. Is it wise t...

2001 Renault Scenic 1.9 CDI Dynamique +
Posted: Jan 14, 2008
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Slow and lumpy tickover

i have a renault megan 1.6 2001 . when i start up from cold it starts well tickover at about 900revs when warm it ticks over at 450 and is lumpy it runs well and does not stall i have changed plugs an...

2001 Renault Megane
Posted: Jan 13, 2008
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