This Renault Megane RS265 was booked in with our workshop for diagnosis of an engine performance issue the client was experiencing with an intermittent engine light coming on.
To be able to diagnose the issue correctly, we first test drove the vehicle with the client to feel and see exactly what was happening and under what driving conditions. This helps us in the diagnosis of an issue as we can then attempt to replicate the driving style during the diagnostic process.
The car was then scanned to find faults and engine misfires. Multiple misfires were logged for cylinders 1, 2 and 4. To help with the misfires, new spark plugs and ignition coils were recommended. Once these were approved to be changed by the customer, the misfire faults were cleared from the memory with test drive required.
A test drive was carried out to find the initial client complaint had been rectified though found that when at operating temperature the coolant gauge wasn’t reading correctly.
Further vehicle diagnosis was carried out on the system, the coolant temperature sensor was replaced.
A final road test under driving conditions as demonstrated by the client took place with the sporty hatch performing as it should with all issues rectified.
A Renault Megan came into our RamSpeed workshop for a repair. We replaced the timing belt and changed 3 engine mounts. At RamSpeed we have all the necessary equipment and expertise to meet your needs, call us today to make a service booking or enquire about any repairs required on your European vehicle.
RamSpeed Automotive is Australia’s No 1, privately owned European car specialist with focus on European vehicle repairs and servicing including performance upgrades for all Renault models (see our Renault Performance work here) including Renault Megane. Our business is known for comprehensive diagnostics expertise and our ability to address complex mechanical and electronic issues found in a wide range of increasingly sophisticated European models. RamSpeed is well known complex fault finding within all Renault electronic components including ABS, brakes, suspension, exhaust, gearbox and the electronic computer units (ECU). We are able to repair all Renault electronic modules and retune or re-flash original ECU units with German performance tuning maps. RamSpeed Automotive is able to perform aftermarket module scanning and repairs of many exotic and luxury cars. At RamSpeed your Renault maintenance and ownership costs can be greatly reduced with regular scheduled and logbook services.
A Renault Megane 225 came into our workshop yesterday for a scheduled repair. We performed a replacement of the passenger side window regulator as required.
At RamSpeed we have all the necessary equipment and expertise to meet your needs, call us today to make a service booking or enquire about any repairs required on your European vehicle. We also offer various performance upgrades and accessories for the Renault Megane 225 from aerodynamic body kits and wheels to performance exhaust systems.
Over the past week we have been working on a Renault Clio which had quite a bit of work to be done. We started with a minor service on the car which required the oil and filter to be replaced with OEM parts.
The next job on the list was to replace the timing belt kit. This job had us order in an OEM auxiliary belt tensioner, timing belt kit, waterpump and drive belt.
Once that job was complete some other small parts needed to be changed including the spark plugs, rear brake pads, thermostat and seal..
The drivers window was also not working which required us to check and report what the fault was. After some testing of the power at the plug harness, it was found that there was weak power when the button is pressed. The burnt out window relay was replaced and after testing the issue was all gone.
The final issue was that the idle is high and the Renault stalls when coming to a stop. We carried out an idle speed adjustment after testing the car and everything was good to go.
Todays list of cars include a Renault Clio Sport which is here for a minor service A based on the current km of the car. Minor services include computerised diagnostics scan of the vehicle, oil and filter replacement, brakes, fluids and components checkover.
At RamSpeed we have seen a wide variety of European vehicles here for minor and major services. We have all the necessary expertise, equipment and experience to service and repair your car. From scheduled servicing to timing belts and diagnostics of engine fault lights.