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No it wouldn't as it's still in the bore and connected but they are know to work themselves loose, especially in cylinder 3. Mine did even though they were all torqued up correctly, had a feeling what it could be so had it all off and voila, a nice loose spark plug that had backed off a turn and a half or so :/ mine was running fine but just started to sound really noisyand tappety.
Seriously worth a look, it'll only take half hour tops to have it off and back on again and could save you a hell of alot of work and money. Even if it's not that you might find the issue when you've removed all the top end clutter
Been to a garage I was told to go as one of the guys used to work for renault straight away before I even popped bonnet said dephaser knackered and I don't think the warranty covers it well sick as only had the car 2 months last Renault I'm buying me thinks
The specialists that looked at mine first said it was the dephaser then put it down to a failed rocker! so took it to my usual place and they found it to be the waterpump. And it sounded like it was coming from the rocker cover/camshaft area.