Renault Car Problems & Fixes

Renault owner problems and repairs

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The Latest Renault Problems
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Starting problem -diesel not being pumped to injectors

Has anybody had the same problem. The car has recently developed a problem - erratic starting. You could turn the motor over 12 time before it starts, now more. This has happened in the last 4 days...

1999 Renault Laguna 1.9 dTI
Posted: Apr 4, 2008
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Engine Code

I'm not sure of my engine code. I is along the lines of F?? 82. The middle two characters are badly worn. Im looking for a new engine and the scrap yard needs the engine code... Any ideas?

1997 Renault Megane 1.4 RT
Posted: Mar 31, 2008
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Wheel Wobble

Hello there, When braking and under normal driving conditions I have a wobble coming up thru the steering wheel, when braking the wobble becomes a shudder that goes througfh the whole car. The wobble...

2003 Renault Kangoo 1.5 dci
Posted: Mar 28, 2008
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Glow plugs

How easy is it to replace the glow pluggs on this type of van? thanks

2001 Renault Kangoo 1.9 d655
Posted: Mar 26, 2008
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Van has started making a heavy ticking sound whislt driving

Yesterday My Renault van started making a dreadful ticking sound. When I'm driving the van the ticking gets louder and faster when I speed up, when I put my clutch down the noise stops but only when t...

2001 Renault Kangoo 1.9 d
Posted: Mar 26, 2008
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Wont Start

After a mistake of washing the Car Keys with my trousers, the car wont start, could this be to do with the immobiliser and the Key? And can it be re-booted? unfortunately only have the 1 key for the c...

1997 Renault Laguna 2.0
Posted: Mar 24, 2008
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No gears except 1st

Hi this is my first car so I am clueless! I recently broke down with no gears. I can get 1st gear but none of the others, It is just about driveable slowly, as long as i don't over rev it. Is this the...

1997 Renault Clio 1.2 panache
Posted: Mar 24, 2008
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Cannot find gears

got new clutch kit fitted.my wife picked the car up (not a clue).wen i came home went to take the car out i couldnt get it into gear.after about 10 minutes of driving about i realized that 1st gear wa...

2001 Renault Laguna 1.6 16v
Posted: Mar 19, 2008
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Intermitting start problem

I have an intermitting start problem . The car ignition turns over and sometimes it starts and sometimes not. If i rock it it might start this works some of the time but not all the time . I have also...

2000 Renault Megane 1.6
Posted: Mar 16, 2008
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Cuts out

judders,rev counter goes to 2.000 revs,temp gauge dosent work,then cuts out.

2003 Renault Megane 1.6 vvt
Posted: Mar 12, 2008
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Cuts out

2003 Renault Megane 1.6 vvt
Posted: Mar 12, 2008
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Judder

When i accelorate from 1st to 2nd to 3rd the car judders as if the engine stop for a second and when it does this a load spitting noise comes from my engine any ideas!

1998 Renault Megane 1.4 liberte
Posted: Mar 12, 2008
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Car will reverse but wont move forward

I have removed and cleaned the sump and put 3litres of transmission oil in. i dont know if it might be something to do with the geerbox

1998 Renault Megane auto 1.6
Posted: Mar 9, 2008
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Misfiring

my car recently started misfiring at the lower revs in a gear, its fine towards the higher end of the rev range but misfires and struggles if you change gears at the "right" time, any suggestions?

2003 Renault Clio 1.2 16v
Posted: Mar 7, 2008
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Intermitant air in fuel

I posted a question a few days back titled "Air in fuel" i have replaced the fuel filter it is a sealed unit, there is air in the return pipe occasionaly when the engine is reved i am ashured this is ...

2003 Renault Kangoo 1.5dci
Posted: Mar 4, 2008
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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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