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Allen Collen

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Read Allen Collen's Biography

Allen Collen has worked within the motor industry for the past 20 years. Starting at the ground and working up he has developed a wide appreciation for what is required and what can be achieved. Currently Allen works with RUK looking after the technical aspects of their Motorsport programs as well as providing technical support for special projects and other bespoke activities.


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Lower arms

Are the r26 lower arms the same as the 2010 clio rs200?

Kertys, 17th Apr 2018

Lower arms

Hello, The parts are similar - but i don't believe they are identical. Please check the part no. via a retailer.

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1995 Clio renault

98400km does distribution belt need to be changed?

Sam, 16th Apr 2018

1995 Clio renault

Hello Sam, It's based on mileage and age. Please check your handbook as it changes per model/engine spec.

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Renault Clio 1.5 diesel

The above mentioned car has an automatic transmission, the gear is stuck in neutral and it won't shift to any other gear. please help, willing to pay for good answers. Thanks!

Austin Chewe, 14th Apr 2018

Renault Clio 1.5 diesel

Hi Austin, Sorry - i cannot diagnose such matters from a distance. Please seek the services of a reputable service point.

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Renault Laguna 2 - 2.0 16v 2004 automatic tiptronic gearbox problem

Renault Laguna 2 - 2.0 16v 2004 automatic tiptronic gearbox problem My automatic gearbox slips out of 3th gear (safe mode ) kick sound from the gear box when just i ride 2 ,3 km, car wasn't changing gear and , gearbox icons show`s up on dispay. I turned it off and then started it again and everything was gone, the message disappeared, the service light went off and the car is normal again. This can happen a two or three times, . After approximately 10, 12 km driving the gearbox works perfectly. changing gear all fine, Please help me, wht do i need to do fix this , problem ? wht need to replace to fix this ? i was looking allover, is that Solenoid , will fix this problem ? or am new, please kindly help me. highly appreciated

lalin, 10th Apr 2018

Renault Laguna 2 - 2.0 16v 2004 automatic tiptronic gearbox problem

Hello Lalin, I cannot diagnose such matters from a distance. Someone will need to see the issue first hand to make an accurate diagnosis.

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Radio fault

Hi... I have a Megane RS250 and the stereo powers on there is audio but the buttons and steering wheel stalk don t work... any ideas if this is a simple fix

Adam, 5th Apr 2018

Radio fault

Hello Adam, Unfortunately, I'm not aware of any similar issues. Please visit a service point or ICE specialist.

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faulty car

My car vibrate from speed 60mph I feel the vibration more on the steering wheels. any possible cause of this

Abdurasaq Muhammad, 2nd Apr 2018

faulty car

Hello If you can drive through the vibration its generally wheel balance. If you cannot it could be a damaged wheel ?

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clio gen4 race manuel

where can i download the 2018 clio gen 4 race manuel that has all spec and details about race car

simon, 30th Mar 2018

clio gen4 race manuel

Hi Simon, Please contact R Sport or visit their site.

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Renault Clio Cup car

is the renault clio cup car road legal, if not what would you have to do to it to make it road legal.

Ben Moss, 13th Mar 2018

Renault Clio Cup car

Hello, The Clio race cars do not meet the requirements for road use. There are many items required to make them meet this criteria - please consult with the DVLA guidelines.

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