Mechanics

RENAULT CLIO COIL PACK PROBLEM

2005 Renault Clio • 675,000 miles

Hi can any one help I have a 55 reg R.C that is misfiring/juddering I have had the spark plugs changed, a new coil packs fitted and the car is even worse, im now too scared to drive it. Does anybody now what could be wrong with my car.
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Guest
November 18, 2012.



You say coil packs rather than coil PACK because not all are COP [coil on plug ] the 1.2 8v and 16v engine do misfire if the valve clearances are not done under routine maintenance. Now 675,000 is a lot of miles so I guess thats a typo. If you have a 1.2 then get the valve clearances checked otherwise you could end up with burnt valves. To check if you have a leaking valve get a compression test done.


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Captain proton
Nov 26, 2012.