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Forum: TwingoForum.co.uk Site Issue, Help and Feedback   06-27-2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 524
Posted By Richy
I don't know the answer to your question, but I...

I don't know the answer to your question, but I would like to know.

Also, where is the jacking point for the rear wheels? (Mine's a GT so has plastic mouldings on the sills)

The front jacking...
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   06-20-2018, 05:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 421
Posted By Richy
Good to see new messages here at last. ...

Good to see new messages here at last.

Anyway, for what it's worth, my top of the range GT (lovely car) with the upgraded R-Link system, also only has speakers in the front.

To be honest, I...
Forum: New Member Introductions   04-05-2018, 06:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 386
Posted By Richy
If you want to get some alloys, if it's any help,...

If you want to get some alloys, if it's any help, I got a set from Wheelbase Alloys who are in Oldham. You can either collect them or they have a good delivery service. www.wheelbasealloys.com
...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   03-31-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 595
Posted By Richy
Hello, I speak of experience here! I have a...

Hello,

I speak of experience here! I have a Twingo GT (various posts about it on here) and like you, was worried that the firmer suspension might be a bit too firm for daily use on our real...
Forum: New Member Introductions   01-30-2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 522
Posted By Richy
Hello - wow another GT! I think the answer...

Hello - wow another GT!

I think the answer to your question should be easyish to sort out.
There are display options for the map - colours etc - that you access from the general "Navigation" tab...
Forum: Engine and Technical Discussion   01-29-2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 17,253
Posted By Richy
I think you might find the revs hunting up and...

I think you might find the revs hunting up and down, is something that most modern cars have.
It's to do with the electronic engine management systems (emissions and stuff) and is affected by the...
Forum: Engine and Technical Discussion   01-28-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 17,253
Posted By Richy
Very interesting discussion - I'd not seen this...

Very interesting discussion - I'd not seen this before!
My service/spanner light came on about a week before the diary anniversary of its last service.
There had also been a bit of a "days...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   01-14-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 776
Posted By Richy
My GT's first birthday and new wheels

My Twingo GT has just had its first birthday and service. All good and OK.

I've also treated it to a new set of wheels... This might seem strange to some people but hear me out.
Although one of...
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   12-11-2017, 05:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 806
Posted By Richy
Well we may never hear about the original heater...

Well we may never hear about the original heater question... But for what it's worth, in the current very cold weather, after a couple of miles, my GT is quite toasty and cosy!

Anyway, regarding...
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   11-26-2017, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 806
Posted By Richy
Hello, I've been out and about quite a bit...

Hello,

I've been out and about quite a bit during the last few couple of cold days, and the heater in my GT seems fine.
I actually thought to myself how well and quickly it heated up the other...
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   10-16-2017, 04:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,141
Posted By Richy
No, like all new Twingos the GT has different...

No, like all new Twingos the GT has different sized tyres front and rear.

Front = 185/45/17
Rear = 205/40/17
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   10-13-2017, 10:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,141
Posted By Richy
I can help here. I had to put some air into...

I can help here.

I had to put some air into my tyres the other day after the tyre pressure light came on.

Anyway the answer is easy to remember - on the GT's 17" wheels, it's 30psi front and...
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   09-11-2017, 03:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,141
Posted By Richy
I agree re the rear lghts. Another...

I agree re the rear lghts.

Another similarity that hit me the other day whilst washing the car, is the profile shape of the front wings. To my mind, they are very similar (shorter of course) to...
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   09-10-2017, 06:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,141
Posted By Richy
You can see the similarity. Sort of!

You can see the similarity. Sort of!
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   09-09-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,141
Posted By Richy
Yes, the Abarth - agree. Our Twingo's are...

Yes, the Abarth - agree.

Our Twingo's are more discrete.
The other advantage is the rear doors. Practical as well as all the other pluses.

And yes re attitudes of others - tailgating seems...
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   09-08-2017, 06:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,141
Posted By Richy
Haha - I came down in power from my previous car...

Haha - I came down in power from my previous car (and size) . It was a Laguna coupe 2.0 dci. So having been used to the high diesel torque and low revs, that could explain why I might still be in...
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   09-07-2017, 05:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,141
Posted By Richy
Still a little too soon to be sure about MPG -...

Still a little too soon to be sure about MPG - I've not done a manual tank brim/empty/brim test yet.

The computer is varying between 41 to 46 mpg - various different motoring conditions but a lot...
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   09-06-2017, 06:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,141
Posted By Richy
I've also got the reversible extra boot...

I've also got the reversible extra boot mat/liner. Please note I'm not complaining about the warm boot!

Re the wheels - they are distinctive but like any car with low profile tyres, they are...
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   09-04-2017, 04:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,141
Posted By Richy
Yay another one at last! Sorry to read about the...

Yay another one at last! Sorry to read about the door damage. A month is a long time to wait for a repair?

I've had mine a month now. Not seen another in the flesh yet.
Had a few comments of...
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   07-31-2017, 05:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,141
Posted By Richy
I own a Twingo GT!

After many months of thinking (and waiting to see how things pan out) plus the fact that I was getting ready to change my old car, I have become the owner of my own Twingo GT.

I picked it up...
Forum: New Member Introductions   07-09-2017, 04:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 595
Posted By Richy
Hello. Very interested to get your views of the...

Hello.
Very interested to get your views of the day to day performance of the EDC. E.g does it keep up well with other traffic and how is the car on a dual carriageway/motorway?

With regards to...
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   04-23-2017, 04:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 760
Posted By Richy
Clarkson does good review of Twingo GT!

In today's Sunday Times, Jeremy Clarkson tests the new Twingo GT, and be amazed... He actually likes it! This is unusual in his reviews, and he gave the car 4 stars.

Unfortunately you have to...
Forum: New Member Introductions   03-15-2017, 04:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 715
Posted By Richy
Genuinely interested to read this and to see how...

Genuinely interested to read this and to see how things progress.

The automatic Twingo is of possible interest to me sometime, and it will be interesting to find out how it is on a day to day...
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   02-24-2017, 06:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,162
Posted By Richy
Twingo Mk3 rally car!

I've been wondering whether anyone would have a go at rallying in a new Twingo.

Well, it seems some Italians have (Renault Italy). Just found this article -...
Forum: 2015 Renault Twingo General Discussion Forum   02-07-2017, 07:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 787
Posted By Richy
That's interesting and a bit of a shame. Did...

That's interesting and a bit of a shame.

Did the dealer let you take it out solo, or did you have to have a salesman with you?

I'd love to try one or a 0.9tce (as a genuine potential buyer) but...
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