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    RS Clios for sale now

    My son ran a 220 for a while, and could not understand others complaints, as he had no trouble at all with it. Go look for yourself, If you are happy with it, then buy, and enjoy.
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    Whats with people 'Losing' Service history

    I have had my Meglio for a couple of years now, and spent a lot of money it. I had two folders, with receipts/mots etc, always kept in the same place.. Looking the other day, nothing.I have looked in Cupboards/draws, searched the place out. I live on my own, so no-one has thrown anything out...
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    High performance pads that still cope on the road.

    I run DS 1.11 in the Meglio, no squeal, excellent stopping power cold or hot, and they are used for Tesco, or the Track, BUT they have not been kind to the Alloys. I never experienced brake fade, or shuddering on track.My braking is get on, get off brakes, don't linger!. My son is now using...
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    Welcome, plenty of people on here, with knowledge/problem fixing etc.
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    Clio with Rotrex super charger

    Ha Kids stuff, I drive from Thurso to the ring, around 17 hours, 2 days at the ring, drove straight back, another 17 hours. Would have been quicker, but the Tunnel had a delay. You kids are too soft these days!.
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    Airbag Serv Lights.....Steering Fault....Braking fault.....wont start!....Help

    Check the earthing points. Disconnect the Battery for a few minutes. If you use the key fob, fit new battery. Let us know how you get on. I have had the same problem, but doing the above fixed it for me.
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    New to the forum [emoji4]

    Hi Paul, and welcome, Plenty of help on here if you need it. I am up near Thurso.
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    Subframe/Rails Recaros

    I will be selling my Recaros, but looking for some fibreglass recliners. The recaros are very comfortable, but very heavy,
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    Harness with my cage

    I used the Schroth fittings, but wondered on the strength of the tangs, so harness now have eye bolts.
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    New LY owner

    Welcome, plenty of knowledge on here if you ever need help/advice.I had an R26R, lovely car, but sold as I was putting too many miles on it.
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    172 Cup Turbo Conversion

    If you can afford it, and it is what you want, go for it and enjoy.
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    Circlip help

    Contact ianplymouth on RS Megane,if anyone knows, he will.
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    Cleaning cast Aluminium

    I used an electric drill, and a small wire brush attachment, on the end of the extension. I do this about once a year.
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    Midlife crisis + understanding wife = New Toy

    I admit to a mid life crisis, at nearly 80 years old, its about time I grew up, but only after I have spent two days at Spa in May!.
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    Maplin airbag resistor help please

    My 197 has. I removed the rear seats/seatbelts, leaving light on dash. Being very delicate, it was difficult to get good fit, so I used the ends of safety pins into the resistors to help with good contact, taped up, and no problems since.
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    182/197 for road/track use

    I run a Clio 197,on both road and track. From what you are saying, a Standard 197 might be just what you are looking for, just look for the usual things, when buying an older car.For track, change the pads,brake fluid, go and enjoy. Go to a track day, speak to people, just to see if that is what...
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    My Other Toy

    A credit to you young man.
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    Clio with Rotrex super charger

    Driving from Thurso to the ring, is around 1200 miles one way in my Meglio, so I've kept the heavy Recaros,( For now.) and the aircon.At my age, I need a bit of comfort. One of the group runs a Caterham R500, but trailers it there.
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    Evo IX RS on Its way

    I had an FQ400, running 636bhp, lovely car, it loved eating gearboxes, if it went a week without problems, it was probably a miracle. It taught me not to go over the top with these sort of Conversions. These days, I run a meglio320/340, and its quicker than my ability to drive it. Given the...
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    NorthloopCup likes a challenge, right?

    I spent many hours in my youth, lapping in valves, and If I has £1 for every collet that pinged past me, never to be seen again, plus several permanent scars around my eyes?. AH the good old days.
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    Rear seat belts

    On the 197,the wiring is behind the O/Side quarter panel in the boot.Pull the plug, fit 3.9 resistors fixed my problems.
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    Immobiliser Issues - Please Help!

    For a lot of electrical faults, it is worthwhile looking at earthing points, as a bad earth somewhere can cause very weird problems. I also had a key problem, solved by sending spare key for repair.
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    Limp mode check injection

    You need to get it diagnosed. Someone telling you to change a Coil pack, won't necessarily fix it. What cylinder is it misfiring on?.
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    In you situation, if you want to go quicker, try a track day, and take some tuition, that will probably help you go faster, safely, on the road.
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    First track day advice for a 182

    Make sure fluids are all ok. Maybe get Brake Fluid changed. Make sure Brake pads are ok, and car is in generally good condition. Its not a race, take your time. If you are very nervous, hire an instructor for a couple of laps. their advice is invaluable. Most of all, relax, enjoy.
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    Hey guys

    Welcome to the forum. Lovely part of the world you live in. Living in Scotland, is a lot wetter and colder!.
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    Audio out on a BT Youview Box

    You can get an DAC converter on Amazon for £9.99, Optical one end,Phono on the other end, easy.
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    Hello noob Renault owner here!

    Hi Chris,Welcome to the Forum. The Fuse board will be marked with what the fuses are for. If not sure, remove one at a time, and you should see the wire between the contacts.When you find the broken one, replace like for like. You can of course, change the speakers, but having had...