engine smokeing intermitantly

1pint2many
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Asked by 1pint2many Nov 24, 2009 at 07:25 PM about the 2000 Renault Megane

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

hi there ive bought a 1.6 16v petrol megane and it smokes slightly but not all the time just wondered if any one new of any common faults or have experenced this to

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Jan Oskarsson
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Coil is the common cause of this intermittent error, ask anyone with a 1.6 16v. I keep 2 tested Sagem ones in my glove compartment all the time. Sorry about this late answer, I was busy changing coils down the highway...

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