Mechanics

RENAULT MEGANE BATTERY PROBLEM

2004 Renault Megane

Electrical problem
2004 Renault Megane 4 cyl Two Wheel Drive Manual 65000 miles

Hello from Spain as you know we really do not get to much rain here My Megan 1.9 dci has beena good old girl Hmm untill the front headlamp bulb went took the round cover off under front wing pulled and out it come with spring Garage wanted 40 Euro to replace so wedged in tillafter Xmas BUT forgot to replace cover under wing. It rained bad lots of larger than normal puddles couple of lights came on dash then stopped with all lights flashing on and off on dash headlights flashing on and off wipers same. Left for a while returned car started got me near home with all dash lights on and off then would not start. Again left overnight and started ran for 5 mins then same Has happend (these cars do not like water) Tried to locate breakdown view of vechicle on web but not found much. Please may I ask were should I start to look. Thanks John Spain Cant donate at present as in internet cafe.
Avatar
Rollsroyc1
January 9, 2010.




Start by checking all ground/earth points for battery and fuse box .. aslo repair light fitting and cover !


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/266999_AAA2_950.png

AD

Dave H
Jan 10, 2010.
Many Thanks Dave ! Funny you should mention as when I looked there are 3 wires on a connection to battery the terminal is broken off leaving it u/s this came back from garage like this after body repair week before.

Regards John

Tiny
Rollsroyc1
Jan 10, 2010.

AD