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  1. R

    F4R proven tuning spec list please

    This is my first post and I apologise if it is a question asked 10000 times. I’m currently a 182 owner. However I am looking for help to spec a F4R build. I’m very likely to use K-tec itbs but apart from that I’m wondering about which camshafts would be best. And if arp bolts, head gasket etc...
  2. David172

    Whiteline ARB fitting problem?

    Hi all, Currently trying to fit a new rear ARB and I have a slight probelm 😬 Doing up the nylock nuts on the links is stupidly difficult. Im having to use a breaker bar to get the nut to turn. In the process the link has been bent out of shape! See pic.. Should they be this bloody tight...
  3. N

    Hi from warrington! Need help please :)

    Hi, I have decided to bight the bullet and buy a clio and need some help! I have decided to go for a 182 if i can find one in budget. Never owning a clio i have no idea what to look for and what to avoid? So anything i should know? Also i am going to use it occasionally on the road and on...
  4. G

    Need some help diagnosing

    Hi guys, I’m based in Australia and got myself an rs 172 about a year ago. It had had a couple of owners and service history showed a water pump change, accessory belt change and a few bits and pieces. I drove her for about 10,000 km but nothing in anger. I became worried about the unknown...
  5. V

    Clio IV 2013 ignition cuts off

    Hi... One closed post included same problem : https://www.cliosport.net/threads/urgent-help-needed-how-to-keep-ignition-on-clio-2014.802874/ But theres no answer for manual gearbox?? Someone can answer that? ✌
  6. ClioDude55

    Clio only runs for a few secs!

    You I have a 1,2 16v 2002 Clio. I have taken the valve cover off with the intake and all the wiring. Plugged everything back in and now my car only works a few secs with the electrical light on and dies when the light goes out followed by a ticking noise under the left headlight. I have the code...
  7. Jordanuk

    Clio S mk3 facelift radio adapter for kenwood head unit

    Just bought a kenwood head unit as I’m looking at getting a sub and new door speakers, however I can’t find a radio harness that keeps steering controls and the top screen interface. Found one that does keep the steering controls but it was from Halfords and way expensive. Anyone know of...
  8. J

    Clio Mk2 1.2 16V Electric Window UCH fault

    So, to cut a long story short, I have a problem with my Clio UCH box (no surprise there). The problem is, I can put my driver’s side window down, but not back up. The passenger’s side works perfectly fine. I know for certain it is the UCH box as the relays click very loudly a lot and sometimes...
  9. K

    Where in earth does the part go??

    As the post says, I'm in the process of putting the car back together after changing the gearbox, and having been weeks since i stripped it down I cannot for the life of me remember where this parts goes, and I didn't take a photo of this part unlike everything else. Help.
  10. C

    Quick questions about the Clio Mk4

    Hi, Brand new member, looking at buying a Clio Mk4 1.5 DCi MediaNav. Doing as much research as I can, but can't nail down solid answers to a few questions. Any help would be appreciated :) 1) This model is commonly listed as having a "Start/Stop" under exterior features. I want this to be the...
  11. James Green

    Locking Wheel Nut Help!

    Hi, My locking wheel nuts have been over tightened by someone at the tyre shop that i last used. I went to go and change my brakes today but the key just snapped off inside the locking wheel nut! Does anyone know how i can remove them? Thanks James
  12. B

    lumpy and juddery idle HELPPP!!!

    hi, this is the first post I've done on here but I've had the account a while cause its fun looking at peoples build threads to get ideas, but anyways back to the main issue.. a few months ago i was driving back from work and all of a sudden the engine management light started flashing and the...
  13. T

    Key fob wont work

    My key fob stopped working the other day I went to go out it unlocked ok it then when I went to lock it , it didn't do anything I've changed the battery and still nothing the red light on the fob just flashes for a couple of seconds but then goes off keep having to lock it with the button on...
  14. K

    Any guru's about? Car is literally dead UCH fault?

    So Ive just gone to go out and the key fob does nothing, it light's up on the key but the car doesn't react. Opening the door with the key sets of the alarm which will not switch off, the car will also not start. The indicators do not flash.. It is lifeless.
  15. M

    Urgent help!! - instrument cluster not working

    I need help asap!! I have just replaced the heater motor in my 2011 mk3 tce clio. I've got to turn the car over and I have no instrument cluster/heater control unit working. I have also cannot find where the orange plug (in picture) Is supposed to be. Can anyone help please Matt
  16. S

    MK2 clio 1.2 wheel spacer advice needed.

    Hi, just looking for some advice on wheel spacers. I'm running the standard 15" 185/55R wheels and tyres. Anyone who what size I should get to fill the huge gap between my wheel arch and tyre. Also running PI 60mm lowering springs so will my tyres rub the arches after spacing?
  17. T

    Is my head gasket blown?? PLEASE HELP

    i have a 2005 1.2 Clio (mark II) 124k miles Started noticing a significant loss of engine power, struggle to get the revs up, gear stick shaking violently while stationary at traffic lights now it’s at the point where it can barely even get up a Hill in low gear, hill starts are impossible...
  18. S

    service light and aribag light on due to crash (airbags didnt deploy) help needed!

    hi guys, i had a crash in april this year which didnt delpoy the airbags. however as a result the service light and airbag light both came on. How do i get these lights to go off? i know i can remove the bulbs which i will do if its a simple job and the bulbs arent a pain in the arse to get out...
  19. Captain Hat

    Trouble removing front doors on a 172 Cup

    So long story short I need to remove the driver's door from my 172 Cup and I've got to the pins and removed the clips but the pins aren't budging. Is this common? Is there a trick to it or a particular tool that makes it easier? Do I just need to find a way to hit the pins harder? So far I've...
  20. N

    Part number for relay/Cranks but doesn't start, TDC replaced, no feed to coil pack

    Hi all, I've got an issue on my 2003 172 cup where it intermittently wont start, cranks, immobiliser light goes out and I might be imagining it but it might sometimes shake a lot as if it was misfiring, but not really coughing. When it eventually starts it's obvious from the smell that it has...
  21. Joe Wootten

    Strobing Headlights (Fault)

    Looking for someone to cast some light on a problem i've got with my 182, Past few days my headlights have been going on and off, you can hear the relay in the passenger foot-well going crazy, ive changed the relay and no luck with that and now today its started messing with the wipers and...
  22. 20vKarlos

    In your opinion what’s this noise??

    Hi all I’ve had a 182 offered to me with this engine noise... What do you think it will be? It could be a perfect car to run alongside the 172 track car! So I’m rather interested in knowing what it might be. Apparently it’s had a recent service and started making this noise after the...
  23. Moronm8

    Rear springs/ shocks to coilovers on mk2

    I'm a bit of a novice with cars, but it's what I love and I'm still learning so please forgive my idiocy I'm wondering if, on my MK2 Clio, I could replace the rear shock absorber and spring set up with coilovers? I know coilovers can be fitted to the front, but so far all I can see online is of...
  24. M

    Alternator on way out??!

    Hey guys, so I'm selling my 2004 182. 103,000 miles and has full service history, belts done again at 93,000 Niles there. So a mechanic for bmw came to view it last night and loved it but noticed this sound (see video) and said it was the alternator on its way out. Have a listen please and...
  25. Moronm8

    HELP WITH GRILLE PLEASE

    I have a 1.2 campus, its my first car and I've owned her for around a year and a half now. I've had fun 'modifying' her in preparation for the purchase of a 172 (hopefully!) I purchased the campus facelift bumper that I found at a breakers (see example bumper below) but because they never made...
  26. ThatKidSmokey

    New Read discs

    I badly need some new rear discs, https://www.carparts4less.co.uk/search/104745948?gclid=CjwKCAjwjozPBRAqEiwA6xTOYApo6j_bdXjuywIxIzpSd8UC7MeiGt9mIXgpVJLy2FzELloPOmh5AxoC1oMQAvD_BwE Are these right for a 197?
  27. H

    Cost of a new clutch for a 1.4 Dynamique??

    I've had a 06 1.4 Clio Dynamique since December and I've known for a while the clutch was going. I've been quoted £560 for parts + labour but isn't that too steep? Surely I'm being taken for a ride here, right??
  28. M

    Clio mk3 TCE boost controller

    Hello everyone. Has anyone put a manual boost controller on a clio mk3 tce? I just need to ask a question really. I've tried it but when I try to increase the pressure it seems to go into what I think is an overboost scenario. Is there any way to stop this or is it just not possible? Any help...
  29. wavo

    I am back & Looking for my next Clio

    So I am back after 3 years away from Clios and what a long 3 years it has been. I am currently on the lookout for a PH2 Clio 182 With Low Miles & FSH I have been looking now for around 2 months and I must say there have been a few that looked ok but either they are the otherside of the country...
  30. Rystar

    Help me love my 172 again...

    Hi Guys, The Clios been giving me a bit of a rough time recently, last couple of months i've been considering other cars of similar nature, but i've just replaced the Gearbox, Radiator and a set of injectors this month so i'm in this too deep now to just turf it out. What sorta things can i do...
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