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by edward2
Wed Dec 12, 2018 4:07 pm
Forum: Pre Ownership Questions
Topic: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week
Replies: 49
Views: 18284

Re: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week

My Megane has been going strong for a number of years until last month. The dash lights now come on when the car is switched off. the indicator high beam and a red one radomly flash when switched off. Anyone had this issue before? any ideas please? :nut
by edward2
Mon May 11, 2015 5:33 pm
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: Ignition coil
Replies: 4
Views: 1761

Re: Ignition coil

I replaced the coil in my 2003 1.6 vvt megane 2 and the engine is now running on all cylinders again. The engine management light is not flashing any more and car driving perfectly, but the engine management light is now on all the time rather than flashing, anyone have any ideas how do I get it to ...
by edward2
Tue Dec 03, 2013 8:23 pm
Forum: Pre Ownership Questions
Topic: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week
Replies: 49
Views: 18284

Re: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week

A seat cupra crashed in to my Meganne last year. The Seat cupra had blocked/supressed number plates. Blocked or supressed number plates are on about 30000 vechiles mainly government employees or people that work with government in some capacity. They can only be read by police come up as an invalid ...
by edward2
Mon Jul 29, 2013 8:36 am
Forum: Pre Ownership Questions
Topic: Emergency key please check before purchase
Replies: 13
Views: 18635

Re: Emergency key please check before purchase

Well if you have opted for manual seats and the optional ashtray then you can spark up a hamlet and have your self a rain proof smoking shelter. I suppose could always then get the battery changed and use the car as a car again depending on personal preference. I have never tested my key I suppose I...
by edward2
Fri Jul 26, 2013 7:00 pm
Forum: Pre Ownership Questions
Topic: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week
Replies: 49
Views: 18284

Re: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week

The police sent the insurance details of the car with blocked plates to my insurance company. (RX60HMH yellow seat cupra) Unfortunately the company Gallagher Basset a claims handling company for government vehicles claims not that this vehicle has not made a claim. Because the car has blocked plates...
by edward2
Mon Dec 31, 2012 3:09 pm
Forum: Pre Ownership Questions
Topic: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week
Replies: 49
Views: 18284

Re: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week

It appear registration of the car was blocked I found this explaintion on line says what blocked registrations are. This is interesting: VARE (Victims of Animal Rights Extremism) claims you can "Apply to the DVLA to have your car registration details blocked" if you're worried about people...
by edward2
Sat Dec 22, 2012 5:22 pm
Forum: Pre Ownership Questions
Topic: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week
Replies: 49
Views: 18284

Re: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week

It turns out the number on the vechcile that drove in to me is not stolen car. Its sounds like an officals or officals vechcile. The yellow cupra does not come up on the dvlas data base or the insurance company but it comes up on the polices. The police said there is a reason for this but can not te...
by edward2
Mon Dec 03, 2012 11:05 pm
Forum: Pre Ownership Questions
Topic: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week
Replies: 49
Views: 18284

Re: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week

Well insurance company still waiting to see if any third party details so still broken. But on the plus side I had the blub changed at halffords nearside headlight. After fitting the man asked if working and had look that something was not right but seems to be working perfectly only cost 3.99 to fi...
by edward2
Fri Nov 30, 2012 7:28 pm
Forum: Pre Ownership Questions
Topic: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week
Replies: 49
Views: 18284

Re: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week

The insurance company have agreed to pay for car to be fixed still waiting on outcome of foresnics to see if will be my insurance or may be the person who crashed in to if they can prove and has insurance. But good thing is dont need to get a new car.
by edward2
Wed Nov 28, 2012 9:42 pm
Forum: Pre Ownership Questions
Topic: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week
Replies: 49
Views: 18284

Re: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week

I got a letter from the insurance company yesterday saying they are closing the file as I have not provided any third party details. I have I provided the registration and the police incident number. The registration does not appear on dvla but police have the persons details. I got a message this m...
by edward2
Mon Nov 26, 2012 4:42 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Samsung is a legend
Replies: 3
Views: 881

Re: Samsung is a legend

In princple would rather apple had lost. As some of the american patents just seem uncompitive pratice as people paitent things that are ovious and could be discovered indepentaly by a large number of people who look at the products. Dont like apple the the apple hippie who does not buy coperate mic...
by edward2
Mon Nov 26, 2012 4:19 pm
Forum: Pre Ownership Questions
Topic: 1.4 extreme or 1.6 Dynamique?
Replies: 2
Views: 2321

Re: 1.4 extreme or 1.6 Dynamique?

I had a meganne 1 1.4 its was slow but acceptable. I have a 1.6 megane 2. It is 115 bhp is acceptable performance when gets going. It is not very useable performance because of tall gearing hard to kept on boil. So feels a bit of a slug in normal driving but when kept the reves up not bad at all. Bu...
by edward2
Mon Nov 26, 2012 4:07 pm
Forum: Problems / Questions
Topic: Dephaser pulley
Replies: 3
Views: 1317

Re: Dephaser pulley

I dont really know. But would have thought outside warenty so 70 percent sounds better than nothing. May be for customer service renult should but then again if renault fixed everycar megane that built for free would be unaffordable may be. I am not sure what the legal postion is with cars outside w...
by edward2
Mon Nov 26, 2012 3:46 pm
Forum: Pre Ownership Questions
Topic: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week
Replies: 49
Views: 18284

Re: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week

The garage insurance company uses says fiberglass bootfloor split light broken bumper broken wheel arch linner. Tail gate scrape. Not done invoice yet was just watching. Says parts renault expensive boot floor alone around 300 think said. But no offical estimate yet. Wonder is insurance company will...
by edward2
Sun Nov 25, 2012 3:05 pm
Forum: Pre Ownership Questions
Topic: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week
Replies: 49
Views: 18284

Re: picking up my 1.4 2004 megane next week

The number plate of the car that appears to have driven in to my car RX60HMH yellow seat cupra does not come up on insurance companies data bas. It also does not appear on a look at up on line, can look up cars writted of 20 years ago never had a car not appear on database before, etc all sort of ca...

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