ON STARTING 1.5DCI. CAR RUNS VERY LUMPY, CAR WILL NOT REV

  • Tiny
  • les.fletcher
  • 2003 Renault Megane
  • 80,000 miles

After ticking over for 3 to 4 mins, car will rev but is still lumpy at tick over. There is a lot of top end rattle. And fumes and smoke.

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Thursday, April 19th, 2012 AT 5:15 PM

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  • rasmataz
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-Sounds like a valve lifters leakdown and valve seal problem-

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Thursday, April 19th, 2012 AT 5:18 PM
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  • les.fletcher
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Valve lifter are you talking camshaft. Valve seals and what is a leakdown

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Thursday, April 19th, 2012 AT 6:12 PM
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  • rasmataz
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Replace the valve lifters its leaking

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Saturday, April 21st, 2012 AT 9:45 PM

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