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by keeforelli
Thu Jun 04, 2009 12:39 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: GOODBYE MEGANE!!!
Replies: 13
Views: 4222

GOODBYE MEGANE!!!

its been a love hate relationship--(currently love) but tomorrow i will be getting a new car- not renault- was curious to see what other people love about their megs- i spent so much time reading ownership problems i prob convinced myself i had them all!!....carhypochondria!!! what i loved- style co...
by keeforelli
Thu May 14, 2009 6:44 am
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: Starting problem please help
Replies: 6
Views: 1685

Re: Starting problem please help

lithoman73 wrote:sound like a fuel pump sensor as i had the same problem :o



with the fuel pump sensor what other issues did you have?
by keeforelli
Mon May 11, 2009 6:27 am
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: Starting problem please help
Replies: 6
Views: 1685

Re: Starting problem please help

hello this does indeed sound like a throttle body that needs cleaning- on this engine they can get gunked up very quickly. does it only die when the car has been running and switched off and then restarted while still warm- or all the time? its worth having done, its cheap and makes the car run much...
by keeforelli
Sun Apr 19, 2009 6:55 am
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: Mark III Megane problems
Replies: 6
Views: 1935

Re: Mark III Megane problems

i didnt think there were many of the new ones about-

i have only seen one hatch and one sport hatch on the road..!..since november when it went on sale...


did you have prior experience of renault?
by keeforelli
Sat Apr 18, 2009 6:33 am
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: Mark III Megane problems
Replies: 6
Views: 1935

Re: Mark III Megane problems

is this the brand new one????? this was supposed to be the car that lost adventurous design in the pursuit of quality- i am very sorry to hear you have so many issues....but- this car is hugely important for renault..... if you threaten to make a big fuss (and you should if they are unhelpful)...the...
by keeforelli
Sat Apr 18, 2009 6:28 am
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: 05 Renault Megane II 1.4 16V Shakey Idle.
Replies: 6
Views: 5454

Re: 05 Renault Megane II 1.4 16V Shakey Idle.

its a megane....

there will always be something not quite right with it!!

if this is the only issue you have...(and it is a quirk of the car)....you are lucky!!
by keeforelli
Fri Apr 17, 2009 6:22 am
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: 05 Renault Megane II 1.4 16V Shakey Idle.
Replies: 6
Views: 5454

Re: 05 Renault Megane II 1.4 16V Shakey Idle.

i have the same engine and the same occasional shaking- (or more like a gentle rocking) this issue has been mentioned on here before- i think the consensus was that its a quirk with this engine and nothing to worry about. i have had everything done in the past 2 years to improve the running inclusin...
by keeforelli
Sun Apr 05, 2009 6:16 am
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: Megane cutting out
Replies: 18
Views: 3425

Re: Megane cutting out

when i had my tdc sensor replaced it was only about £20 for the part!!!!
by keeforelli
Fri Apr 03, 2009 5:44 am
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: rattling dash
Replies: 6
Views: 2113

Re: rattling dash

yes...


i got mine from halfords!!
by keeforelli
Thu Apr 02, 2009 6:16 am
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: rattling dash
Replies: 6
Views: 2113

Re: rattling dash

spray into the gaps surrounding it..(you dont need to remove it) with silicone spray-

i had the exact same rattle...now my car feels as solid as my partners new A3!!!

cut out the dealers and try this first for about 2.99
by keeforelli
Fri Mar 20, 2009 7:04 am
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: Dash rattle when cold or just over idle!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 2127

Re: Dash rattle when cold or just over idle!!!

have to back alex up on this one-


all rattles in my car eliminated with halfords silicone spray- my dash sounds more solid now than my friends 2008 R26 megane!!!

try spraying this in suspected areas/casings first....
by keeforelli
Wed Mar 18, 2009 8:17 pm
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: air intake sensor
Replies: 2
Views: 919

Re: air intake sensor

thanks



what i do know is that for a £20 part its made the biggest difference out of all the things ive attempted in the past!!!!!

inc throttle body cleaning and TDC sensors.

the car is completely transformed!!!!

amazing to feel how the car was always designed to run.

i love it again!
by keeforelli
Wed Mar 18, 2009 6:53 am
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: air intake sensor
Replies: 2
Views: 919

air intake sensor

hi guys


had my air intake sensor changed yesterday as had come up as a fault...


car/engine/performance transformed- (in all my attempts to sort this car not had this done before).....

what does it do can anyone tell me?
by keeforelli
Wed Jan 28, 2009 6:49 am
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: Smoke/Steam From Under Bonnet
Replies: 22
Views: 7700

Re: Smoke/Steam From Under Bonnet

hi there i sometimes get steam coming off bonnet,esp in cold wet weather, just evaporation, as the car warms up. the only other time this had happened and was accompanied by an oily smoke smell i had just filled oil up and had spillled some on the engine bay- this was then burning off... always a co...
by keeforelli
Tue Jan 27, 2009 6:37 pm
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: Sudden loss of power
Replies: 7
Views: 1452

Re: Sudden loss of power

hi alexb


that is exactly the feeling i get- how would you rectify?

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