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About Dave200

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    Renault Megane GT220 Sport Wagon
    Renault Sport Clio 172 ph1

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  1. Dave200

    Hello! Clio 2 PH1

    New key for your VIN from France is about $300, then about $80 for a dealer to code it. Its not too bad cost wise
  2. Dave200

    New Megane GT 220 Owner

    Congrats Mouse, assuming wagon? Low K's!
  3. Dave200

    Noobie - Sport GT 220 Premium MY15

    sorry mate I don't have a premium, no rear view camera. Yes the keys are a bit funny with interference. Mine doesn't work if its up against my phone.
  4. Dave200

    Noobie - Sport GT 220 Premium MY15

    Congrats on the pick up 1. Brakes shouldnt be spongy, they usually have good feel. Check rotor and pad condition and fluid level 3. Its likely the t piece in the bonnet for the jet has cracked/eroded from heat. Can you hear the pump?
  5. Dave200

    Megane GT220 Wagon - Smells of garlic and cheese

    I wonder if that is because of the RS front hubs? My GT doesnt have the fancy perfohub setup
  6. Dave200

    Megane GT220 Wagon - Smells of garlic and cheese

    Shorter bolts? I dont recall seeing shorter bolts with my spare...damn
  7. Dave200

    Megane GT220 Wagon - Smells of garlic and cheese

    Safetyman has covered most of it, only thing i can add is that the stock spare wheel doesnt fir on the front hubs, it doesn’t clear the brake calliper. I had a string of warranty-related issues a couple of years back, clutch cylinders and shoddy dealer repair work but touchwood its been reliable since then. Approaching 100k KM now
  8. Dave200

    Hi - new just joined up

    welcome fellow GT owner!
  9. Dave200

    Bought a Renault

    Shoulda looked at the GT220
  10. Dave200

    First Time Renault Owner - Gordini "little Fatty"

    Congrats, looks great! I would also be looking at new tyres because they are at least 5-6 years old and definitely past their best
  11. Dave200

    Megane Gt

    What about the GT220? You get the RS engine but in a more practical hatch or wagon...
  12. Dave200

    Did A Thing Bought Something French

    Congrats, lovely car.
  13. Dave200

    GT220 Premium

    Sorry for the threadbump. For wagon/GT220 owners, does changing the headunit to a Megane RS unit fix the tweeter issue?
  14. Dave200

    Clio 197 V 200 Race Car

    OP, the discrepancy between 197 and 200's weight is a tricky one to explain. I believe the confusion lies in the differences between normal chassis and Cup chassis. Cup chassis are more rigid with extra bracing and welding in known weak points. This would certainly account for some difference. I wonder how much an R27 weighs over a 197? OP, the different suspension geometry, better gear ratios and quicker rack should be considered a big plus for the 200
  15. Dave200

    Clio 197 V 200 Race Car

    No LSD. Mechanically identical to the 197 in that regard. Open diff and perfohub as per Megane 2 RS
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