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French Carmaker best known for the Clio and Megane models, and Formula One team

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Help!! Handbrake lever not working but handbrake seems to be on?

Went to start the car today but noticed straight away that the handbrake leaver hasn't got any tension on it at all - can pull it up and down with one finger. Thought i might have a snapped cable and ...
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What is the “G” dashboard light on Renault Clio?

Does anyone know what the G symbol is on the dashboard of a Renault Clio? I cannot find any information on it in the car manual or online. It is a Clio dci 1.5 2007 - it came on when the car was ...
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Renault Clio “Check ESP” issue

Since Yesterday I'm getting a warning message "Check ESP" and the engine warning light flashing also please refer to the video which has the similar warnings: https://www.youtube.com/watch?...
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Renault Clio 2007 1.2i ticking sound at one accelerator position

I have a Renault Clio 1.2i and the engine (I guess) makes a ticking sound only when accelerator is slightly pressed down (usually the location where I'd like to keep my speed and not accelerate), if I ...
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Car not running properly on LPG when car has been idling for some time

I have a Renault Clio 1.4 16v 72kw from 2003. I have this strange problem where when the car has been idling for some time (when in traffic for example) and gets more warm (temperature indicator more ...
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What happen if I connect car battery wrongly?

I have a Renault Clio car. I replaced my car battery with a new one. I tried to start the car but it's not worked. After it makes a smoke from the engine side. Finally I see I had connected the ...
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Not starting, just clicking [duplicate]

I have a 2002 diesel Renault Clio. Everything was working fine the day before, but now it will not start. It makes a click noise then nothing. The lights/radio work. Changed the starter motor ...
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Battery Charging Fault

Renault Grand Scenic 2010 MKIII (I believe). I've had this problem for 2 years now, I had battery replaced and had it tested several times but no one seems to find the issue. There is no clear ...
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What's the name of these plastic connectors

I'm looking for the name for the plastic connectors you can see in https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nwAZbA3yUoU&t=39s (at 0:39). They consist of an outer part that can be squeezed together and put ...
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Problem with acceleration

My engine is revving high but acceleration poor if I take my foot off the accelerator a bit revs drop and I got a bit of speed 20-30 mph My car is a Renault Cleo 2005 1100 something
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Renault Clio 2 2001 1.6 K4M engine. Takes several tries to start engine if starts at all when idle for several hours

As the title suggests. I already changed spark plugs and the fuel pump's pressure is 3.6 - 3.8 bar which is ok. When the engine starts works fine and if i stop it and then restart I'm successful on ...
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Creaking sound when turning and accelerating in low gear

So I drive a 2007 clio 1.2 with 75k miles. What seems to be the issue is when I'm in 1st or 2nd gear and turning left or right and pressing on the accelerator at the same time, there's this awful ...
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Do spark plugs need changing if one ignition coil cable broke

A friend of mine had one of their ignition coil snap in half, which meant one cylinder wasn't firing. She drove for approximately for 10km, before getting back home and finding out what was wrong. We ...
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Can some one identify this part from under a Renault Captur 1.4 dci 2018

Does anyone know what this is From under the engine of a 2018 Renault Captur 1.4 dci
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Renault Laguna 2004

I am charging my car battery indoors. So my car is unlocked at moment. Can I lock it using the pull out key on card key without battery connected. ??
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Vibration after engine mount change

The car is a renault Grand Scenic ii 2005 1.6 16v I am really stuck with my car (sorry for putting this here but im getting no response from any other site or forum) If I'm parked on the drive with ...
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Where can I find idle control valve on Renault Megane 2 (2005, 1.6l)

I'm having trouble keeping my engine on while on idle. First it starts of nicely, runs on idle for about 10 seconds and stalls. Next starts stall almost immediately if I don't keep the gas pedal down ...
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Renault Megane 1.4 will not start

2003 Renault Megane 1.4. Will not start. Code reader gave message that cylinder 4 misfiring, but have replaced it and also pencil coil. Zeroed the code reader. Checked fuse box - no corrosion/grease. ...
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LTFT way too high, O2 seems sane

Issue Car in question is a Renault Clio B 1.2 16V with about 85KKm. I experience two issues: Intermittent starting problems, independent of hot or cold engine. When the problem occurs I need to ...
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Immobilizer ring not detecting key chip in warm weather

I have had this peculiar problem since buying my Renault Master, 3 years ago. The immobilizer usually works fine however if I park the van in the hot sun, when I try to start it, I get the ...
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Renault Megane not starting after water damage

Im looking at a Renault Megane 2010 1.5 dci which was crashed into a drain. ECU and electrics on left hand side were submerged. Have changed ECU, circuit box on top of left suspension, circuit box by ...
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Engine dies after running for 30sec

so I have an old Renault 4 cylinder inboard boat engine here. it's older than I am and has a carburettor which you initially fill with gas by pumping it manually from an external tank using one of ...
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Cavitation damage to car throttle body

Really quick yes or no, do I need to replace the throttle body on my Clio? It's exhibiting signs of cavitation damage, but I don't know if it's bad enough to replace or not.
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Microphone near view mirror

I have brought a Renault Mégane convertible 58 plate, it has a small microphone near the drivers sun visor and rear view mirror. If I press the controls on the steering wheel it does come up with a ...
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Central locking doesn't work, alarm goes off when getting into car, won't start

I have a Renaultsport Clio 182 which has been off the road for a while and the battery drained very low When I tried to get into the car to start it, it would not start and the alarm went off. I also ...
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CAN BUS Renault

I am in the porcess of building an application which reads live telemetry data from the inbuilt car computer and sends it to Google Firebase for analysis and informational lookup on your phone and ...
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Clio MkII Engine Support

I am planning on replacing the clutch on my '04 16v 1.2L Clio Mk II this week. To do this I'm going to use an engine support beam to very slightly move the engine over to the side. Where does the ...
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Can I get my service elsewhere?

In 2016 I bought a the new Clio GT. Next week it should have it's annual service. I moved to another city last month and now I am asking myself if I can get the service at any other renault dealer. ...
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Part no: coolant flange/elbow

I have an '04 1.2L 16v Renault Clio Dynamique with a leaking coolant flange/elbow where the lower coolant line connects to the water pump. You can see where flange is in relation to the pump and ...
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Is it normal for an AC pump to wait for a second before starting to turn?

I have a diesel Laguna 08. It has been giving a little bit of extra noise from the engine lately. I have noticed the one of the pulleys on the belt does not start like the others when the belt starts ...
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Can anybody tell the name of this part from my Renault Megane Sedan 2006 1.6 l?

A part in the gearbox of my 2006 Renault Megane 1.6 l broke so the service needs this part to repair it. It's placed somewhere in the clutch, gear, cylinder system. Problem is I dont know how is ...
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Do cars with automatic climate control still have a blower resistor?

Our car is a Renault Clio 3 from 2008 with automatic climate control, with automatic temperature, like we set the temperature to 20 degrees Celsius and it'll adjust automatically to match. It has ...
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Turn indicators don't work but hazards work fine

I have a 2011 Renault Clio. This first started yesterday when my left indicator stopped working. None of the lights flash as they should and nothing happened on the dashboard, everything was ...
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Low battery warning light

I drive my car everyday but the low battery warning light came on and I’m unsure of how to charge it without the use of a charger or jump leads. How long does it typically take for the warning light ...
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2004 renault megane grand scenic ii

I am currently having an issue with my car when I try to start I have the follow messages low oil pressure, low battery, parking brake fault I have inspected all wiring fuses in engine bay all fine ...
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What's this switchlike device?

Under the hood of my mothers Renault Kangoo (2001-2010), I found this device, usually covered by the red rubber cap on the right: Inside, there are two metal plates with interdigitating teeth, and a ...
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Strange noise after clearing speed bump

I bought a new Renault Captur EDC (automatic) last week. It has been driving fine but yesterday I heard a brief strange noise immediately after clearing each of 2 speed bumps going up a steep road - ...
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Clutch biting at high revs when pressed down

I have a 2004 Renaultsport Clio 182. I was toying with it yesterday and had the car in first gear, clutch flat to the floor, and I revved the car. At around 6000 rpm I felt the clutch bite and the car ...
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Renault Megane Sport II 2006 petrol Coil Problem

I have a problem with Renault Megan Most likely its something with the coil but its really weird. When i turn on the car its fine i drive for about 20-40km and the car starts to lose power like a ...
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result of battery drain

done a parasitic test on battery(new) showed up as 1.74 amps,removed fuses 1 by 1 and found that the 20amp fuse for the coupe console when removed dropped the amps to 0.49, i have a 56 renault scenic ...
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Why Renault megane II 1.4 has so much electrical problems [closed]

I recently bought a megane II 1.4 petrol 2006 about 140,000km. I am the second owner of the car, I only fixed rear window i havent done anything to car since i bought it. I have driven it for about ...
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Renault Scenic II 1.9 dci, model 2004 facing start problem!

My car is a Renault Scenic II 1.9 dci (Diesel) ... the car was working fine and everything was good except one small problem (it was small) ... the problem was the left headlight (rear one) stopped ...
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Please help me identify this car part

I've had a bunch of trouble with my new car(Dacia Dokker, bought in Janury), mostly because the garage people are idiots/assholes. After the latest problem I found the following part lying loose ...
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Renault master red key icon won't shut off

The car is a Renault master 2011. It got a new injector gasket installed and this key light won't turn off. I thought it's an oil warning and tried to follow some instructions from a forum but there ...
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Renault Master spare wheel - best place to keep it

I have a Renault Master 2003 MWB and I would like to put my spare tire outside the van. Has anyone found a way to make it fit underneath? What parts did you use for this? How about on the back door? ...
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Looking for Fuel Injectors for a Renault Clio Expression 1.5 cdi 2006 plate

I am looking at buying a set of fuel injectors for my car but not sure of what part number I can use. Equally can you buy a manual for car parts? Any help would be appreciated. Thanks in advance.
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Renault Master - locking and locking barrel issues

Sorry if this has been covered before... I can't quite find an answer to my central locking issues. Since I bought a Renault Master from 2003, I have been having issues with the locks. To start ...
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Hearing noises when braking until the brakes “heat-up” during winter time

My Renault Megane III Grandtour 1.5dCi 2010 has been annoying me for the past two winters. If left in cold weather overnight (which is almost always the case), I can hear a noise from the rear end ...
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Cooling systems without a drain valve

What are the methods used to replace coolant on a vehicle without a drain? I am due to change the coolant on a vehicle with a very tight engine bay and no drain plug in the radiator. The hose clamps ...
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Doesn't want to start

Some help would really be appreciated. I've got a diesel Renault kangoo 1.5 dci 2006 that is being stubborn. It will start with e-z start without too much trouble. I thought the issue was a blown fuse ...