Renault Car Problems & Fixes

Renault owner problems and repairs

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Glow lamp comes on while driving

I do a fair bit of motorway driving and, for a couple of months now, the glow lamp has been coming on, only when I am on an upward incline doing between 60 and 70mph. I can tell when it comes on becau...

2002 Renault Scenic 1.9 Diesel Manual
Posted: Jan 11, 2008
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Winning noice

I have just had 3 weel bearings replaced one ath the rear and 2 front ones the front ones fitted today 4th jan 2008 and on the way back i had the same noice i had on the car before the car was repaire...

1996 Renault Clio RN CLUB MED 1.2
Posted: Jan 5, 2008
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Glow plugs problem

My renault scenic takes for ever to start.I have narrowed it down to the glow plugs.All four have been relaced,but there seems to only be a electrical feed to 2 of them. Any ideas?

1999 Renault Scenic 1.9 TDI
Posted: Jan 4, 2008
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Sounds like riding clutch when not even using it?

On way home from Nottingham and car was warm and was tootling along at 60-70 mph and intermittantly the car kept making noises like I had ridden the clutch when not using the clutch at all. It was pr...

1997 Renault Clio
Posted: Dec 27, 2007
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Sounds like riding clutch when not even using it?

On way home from Nottingham and car was warm and was tootling along at 60-70 mph and intermittantly the car kept making noises like I had ridden the clutch when not using the clutch at all. It was pr...

1997 Renault Espace
Posted: Dec 27, 2007
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Will not start

on my last drive the service and air bag lights came on,when i went to use my car again it would not start,if i put the car in first gear and turn the key with clutch out it will bump start itself and...

2002 Renault Clio 1.2 16v.petrol
Posted: Dec 26, 2007
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Heating

I had no heating in the car however the engine was not over heating and i have not lost any coolant. After a substantial amount of time i get hot air in the cab for a minute or so then it goes agai...

1996 Renault Laguna 1.8 RN
Posted: Dec 21, 2007
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Electrical

intermitant problem, where the blower doesn't work and when u switch it on the wipers decide to move. then the wiper stalk doesn't work you have to use the blower to reset them.

1999 Renault Megane 16v
Posted: Dec 19, 2007
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Tailgate wont stay up

When you lift the tailgate it just drops down again., Does anyone know if there is some sort of switch, or is it a hydraulic problem.

2006 Renault Scenic 1.9 Diesel Grand Scenic
Posted: Dec 12, 2007
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Wont start

please please please someone help me i am going mad. i bought this car 1 week ago now and havent had any problems until today. i drove down to tesco all fine and well not even stuttering got back in...

1999 Renault Megane 1.6 classic
Posted: Dec 11, 2007
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Central locking does not work

hi i own a renault clio 1999 hatchback and my central locking does not work. the light on key flashes but does not do anything. my key for the drivers door does not open so i have to go to the passeng...

1990 Renault Clio manual
Posted: Dec 9, 2007
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Revs dropping and engine stalls

When slowing down, the engine revs often drop down to about 600, which causes the car to stall. I have tried 2 garages and neither of them can give me a fix. In "older" cars it would be the timing, bu...

2004 Renault Laguna 1.9 Diesel
Posted: Dec 6, 2007
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Instrument Panel no Lights

I cannot see anything on the instrument panel. The lights just went off and you can see a very slight fickering and occational beep. Radio, and other lights work fine. Just the instrument panel lights...

2003 Renault Scenic 1.4 Authentique
Posted: Nov 30, 2007
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Loses Power

After starting the car and driving off after around 15 20 min the car loses power rev go down it does not stall but after pressing the cluth the revs come back up but if you try to increase the revs ...

2000 Renault Laguna 1.8 16Valve Sport
Posted: Nov 22, 2007
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Speedometer going up and down. hard to start

noticed speedometer going up and down and has become difficult to start engine. plenty of battery life in it. will start after a while and runs ok

2000 Renault Megane 1.6 sport
Posted: Nov 18, 2007
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Losing power up hills

Hi, My car is losing power when driving up even the slightest hill, the rev's are okay and everything is fine on the flat. My husband was driving it in third gear at about 3500 rev's but just had ...

2000 Renault Megane 1.6e
Posted: Nov 10, 2007
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Blower will not work, electrical problem

blowers have been looked at by renault dealer could not fix it. Not problem with blower itself. Said it could mean extensive electrical checking. Please advise.

1996 Renault Megane
Posted: Oct 16, 2007
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Dash light connected to exhaust?

My exhaust rattles sometimes on quiet roads. When driving on the motorway it bangs and rattles badly. When driving on the motorway the other day it was rattling and banging and then a light came on ...

1997 Renault Megane
Posted: Oct 12, 2007
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