Watergirl6 months ago

The Dacia Duster features Bosch 8.1 ABS, as well as electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD) and emergency brake assist (EBA). It also features electronic stability control (ESC) as an option on certain versions, as well as understeer control (CSV) and traction control (ASR). This option also allows torque to be transferred away from a spinning wheel in 4x4 mode to improve traction when diagonal wheel spin occurs.[16]

Col Minessota5 months ago

A competition version of the Duster, fitted with a Script error: No such module "convert". V6 engine and driven by Alain Prost, took part in the 2009–2010 edition of the French ice racing championship Andros Trophy,[40] finishing on the second place at the end of the season.[41]

Bri19874 months ago

The air bag warning light illuminate for a few seconds as the ignition is activated and then extinguishes. If the light fails to illuminate when turning on the ignition, or it comes on whilst driving, this indicates a failure with one or more of the air bag systems.

petHead4 months ago

A competition version of the Duster, fitted with a 350 hp (261 kW) V6 engine and driven by Alain Prost, took part in the 2009–2010 edition of the French ice racing championship Andros Trophy,[52] finishing in second place at the end of the season.[53]

Red4 months ago

In 2013, two Renault Duster prototypes took part in the Dakar Rally, which took place in Peru, Argentina and Chile. They were powered by 3.5-litre V6 engines, developing over Script error: No such module "convert"., and were driven by Emiliano Spataro and José García, with Benjamin Lozada and Javier Mauricio as co-drivers.[44]

Fionas_Boy4 months ago

A broken drive belt is a serious problem.  Park up straight away in the nearest safe spot and switch off your engine.

Fireboy4 months ago

3) When shoes and pads are replaced the slave cylinders will have to be moved back to their original position and some fluid will have to be removed from the reservoir.

Corrie19994 months ago

In 2011, Dacia announced that they would be racing the Duster in the "Unlimited Class" of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. The Dacia Duster 'No Limit' was powered by an 850 bhp version of the VR38DETT engine, used in the Nissan GT-R, mated to a six-speed sequential transmission. The car was tuned by Tork Engineering, Sodemo and Renault Sport and was driven by three-time Trophée Andros winner Jean-Phillipe Dayraut.[55]

petHead4 months ago

In September 2013, the facelifted Dacia Duster was presented at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The exterior received important changes in the front with a new chromed grille and redesigned headlights, restyled roof bars, new 16-inch wheels and modest modifications in the rear. The interior was also renewed, with design and features similar to those introduced the previous year on the new models in the Dacia line-up.[10][11] A new TCe 125 1.2 liter direct-injection turbo engine was introduced.[12]

Col Minessota4 months ago

6) Moisture in brake fluid will also corrode pipes and cylinders, so if you want to avoid extra costs make sure you change your fluid according to the manufacturers service guide.

MechExp4 months ago

It has also been confirmed that the Duster will be released in the UK in 2012, relaunching the Dacia brand there.[21] A year later, the Duster was also introduced in Ireland.[22]

Pete_W4 months ago

Below are the most recognised and typical dashboard warning lights on vehicles along with their meanings. The menu below provides dashboard warning lights and their meanings for specific car makes and models.

Porker4 months ago

An unrelated off-road vehicle, the ARO 10 manufactured by Auto Romania, was sold as Dacia Duster in some markets during the 1980s and 1990s.

Gary19964 months ago

5) Dot 4 brake fluid absorbs less moisture than Dot 3. Most manufacturers advise changing the brake fluid every 2 or 3 years.

Matchmaker14 months ago

What should I watch out for? If this light comes on while you’re driving, water has been detected in your fuel filter.

Porker4 months ago

Light illuminates when ignition is turned on and goes out a few seconds later. IF the light comes on whilst driving, it indicates there is water in the diesel. Contact should be made with an authorised Renault vehicle technician as soon as possible.

Gary19964 months ago

What should I watch out for? Your ABS (anti-lock braking system) warning light coming on while you’re driving.

FordOwner4 months ago

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petHead4 months ago

Renault introduced the Duster in South Africa in October 2013.[26] It is imported from India, where it is also produced under the Dacia brand for other Right-hand Drive markets, namely the United Kingdom, Ireland, Cyprus and Malta.[27]

Corrie19994 months ago

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Corrie19994 months ago

The Duster is offered with two-wheel drive or four-wheel-drive. The 4x4 variants make use of Nissan's all-wheel drive system,[11] which allows the driver to choose from three different driving modes: Auto, in which the rear-wheel drive is engaged automatically in case the front wheels lose grip, Lock, whereby 50 per cent of torque is consistently fed through the rear axle, and 2WD where the transmission is locked into front-wheel drive for maximum fuel efficiency.

Col Minessota4 months ago

The Dacia Duster was named the "Scottish Car of the Year 2012" at a ceremony held in Glasgow on 14 October 2012.[47][48] It was also named "The Bargain of the Year 2012" by the Top Gear magazine.[49][50]

Watergirl4 months ago

Orange or yellow dashboard warning light: A orange or yellow dashboard warning light is intended to provide the driver information that the engine or a component of the vehicle needs repairing or servicing.

Fireboy4 months ago

The Dacia Duster was awarded the "Autobest 2011" prize by the members of the Autobest jury, coming from fifteen countries (Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Cyprus, Macedonia, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukraine and Malta). Ten members of the jury have designated the Duster as the winner, after scoring in 13 criteria such as fuel consumption, versatility, roominess or design. It outran the Renault Fluence, placed third.

Col Minessota4 months ago

In 2014, 40% of the Duster units sold worldwide were badged Dacia and 60% (70% in 2013) were sold under the Renault marque.[5] In 2013, the Dacia Duster was the third best selling SUV in the world.

Corrie19994 months ago

The speed limiter helps you stay within a particular speed limit of your choice. This is of benefit when driving in areas where you would like to keep to a specific speed limit.

Gary19964 months ago

What should I watch out for? Your oil pressure light coming on while you’re driving, or not going out once you’ve started your engine.

Matchmaker14 months ago

If you’ve just refuelled your vehicle, pull over and switch off your engine straight away. Your fuel might have been contaminated and that could damage your injection system. Call us on 0800 88 77 66 or ring a garage as soon as you can. 

Red4 months ago

The airbag warning light or SRS (Supplemental Restraint Systems) light will illuminate if one or all of the cars airbags have been deactivated. Check vehicle manual for any checks that can be performed. Vehicle can still be driven. If light remains on, specialist diagnostic equipment will need to be used to diagnose faults and to extinguish the warning light.

MDG Ltd4 months ago

Lights up initially with ignition and extinguishes after a moment. IF the oil pressure warning light illuminates whilst driving, accompanied by the STOP warning light and an audible beep, it’s important to stop the vehicle and turn the engine off. Check oil levels – see how to check engine oil, if levels are normal, contact an approved Renault technician.

MechExp4 months ago

Some dashboard warning lights can be specific to a certain make or model of car and others can be universally recognised. Your car’s handbook will explain what all the various dashboard warning lights mean and how severe the problem could be.

Watergirl4 months ago

Anti-lock brake system (ABS) lights up for a moment as the ignition is turned on and then goes out. If it ABS light illuminates whilst driving, it indicates a problem with the ABS system. Normal brakes will work as normal. Consult an approved vehicle technician as soon as possible. See the Anti-Lock Braking System guide for understanding what ABS is and how it works.

Red4 months ago

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R2_Amazeballs4 months ago

The engine management system or electronic control unit (ECU) also helps to reduce emissions and increase fuel economy. A cars ECU is also linked to other components around the car such as airbag sensors and brakes depending on the make and model of the car. Components can become broken or worn, and when they do dashboard warning lights will illuminate on the dashboard.

Pete_W4 months ago

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The Dacia brand was launched in 2012 in the UK and broke records since then, especially the Duster.[28] The Duster was named "Scottish Car of the year", "SUV of the year" and "Budget car of the year" by the Association of Scottish Motoring Writers. In 2012, the Duster was also introduced in Ireland.[29]

Bri19874 months ago

Also if you get the warning light while hard braking, braking when cornering or going uphill/ downhill means your fluid is lower than minimum. Fluid moving in the reservoir or brake lines moves around and activates sensor.

Porker4 months ago

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Matchmaker14 months ago

What should I watch out for? Your battery charge light not coming on at all, or coming on while you’re driving. It could mean you’ve got one of three problems:

Col Minessota4 months ago

The Electronic Stability Program (ESP) and traction control warning light illuminates with the ignition being turned on and extinguishes after a few seconds. If the ESP light and warning light illuminate, the ESP and traction control are deactivated. This may result in the vehicle being harder to control. Seek an approved vehicle technician for help.

Red4 months ago

In 2011, Dacia announced that they would be racing the Duster in the "Unlimited Class" of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. The Dacia Duster 'No Limit' was powered by an 850 bhp version of the VR38DETT engine, used in the Nissan GT-R, mated to a six-speed sequential transmission. The car was tuned by Tork Engineering, Sodemo and Renault Sport and was driven by three-time Trophée Andros winner Jean-Phillipe Dayraut.[43]

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