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Brian Young, Moray

Ford Transit Connect

My Transit Connect makes a lot of road noise, which varies with wheel speed, but not engine speed. Its a kind of buzzing or whining, and it increases from low pitch to higher pitch as I get faster. Maximum noise around 50 or 55 mph. I thought at first it was the front bearings, but it doesn't do that thing where the noise increases when you turn the steering wheel. And anyway both front wheel bearings were changed 3 years ago. Its not tyre noise either, as it doesn't change with the road surface. Any ideas?

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Has your van got a roof rack on Michael from Antrim

Has your van got a roof rack on Michael from Antrim

Submitted: 15/06/2015 11:30:10 | ID: 117222

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Donna, Merseyside

Ford Fusion

I brought a second hand fusion a week and half ago it's only started three times since I have had it, it's been to fords main dealers but no error codes was showing

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Had same problem after several visits to garage and recovers twice a green flag man said its your battery I laughed he said take my word for it so I did not had problem since for some strange reason it does not show up on diagnostic check.hope this might help. ray dipple from Somerset

Had same problem after several visits to garage and recovers twice a green flag man said its your battery I laughed he said take my word for it so I did not had problem since for some strange reason it does not show up on diagnostic check.hope this might help. ray dipple from Somerset

Submitted: 23/07/2015 13:02:24 | ID: 118808

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w thomas , Neath Port Talbot

Ford Tourneo

I have a Ford Tourneo280 swb 2005 deisel in france i took it for its control tec it passed bet the garage could not find the chassis plate location

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hi have looked footwells engine compartment passengers side wscreen rear doors w thomas from Neath Port Talbot

Submitted: 05/07/2015 17:20:19 | ID: 118091

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Justin, Northamptonshire

Ford S-Max

Our S-MAX has developed a fault whereby it warns us that the boot is open when it is not. This morning the car alarm went off, I suspect this is because the car thinks the boot is open. I have put WD40 on the locking mechanism but this has had no effect. The car is a 2011 model with about 30k miles. Overall the car has been great with only a faulty screen wash sensor replaced last year. Am hoping this is a similar issue?

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Hi there did you find out the problem ? I too have a 2011 titanium x sport with less than 30k on the clock. Last week battery went flat. Charged up and went flat again. But a few things happen when it was charged up. When I opened the car the hazards came on and the boot would open itself. Then there were times when I opened the car and the alarm would start and stop. I'm just looking for a few pointers before Ford charge me a fortune and not solve the problem Marty Martyn from Middlesbrough

Hi there did you find out the problem ? I too have a 2011 titanium x sport with less than 30k on the clock. Last week battery went flat. Charged up and went flat again. But a few things happen when it was charged up. When I opened the car the hazards came on and the boot would open itself. Then there were times when I opened the car and the alarm would start and stop. I'm just looking for a few pointers before Ford charge me a fortune and not solve the problem Marty Martyn from Middlesbrough

Have a 2009 Smax, it started last year blowing brake light bulbs every few weeks. Went to ford for a service in feb and they just said they had noticed it had a major electrical fault but had sorted it so the bulbs wouldn't blow. Since then, whenever it rains particularly, the internal alarm and note on dash says the boot is open. Also, the boot won't open until the rear lights go out if you use the key fob and press the car open button, we either press only the boot one or have to wait the 30secs for rest lights to fade. Every time we touch the brake it does it too. It's infuriating! Worried it will take loads of time (labour cost!) to fix and tempted to just part ex it tbh. If you find out the fault Id be interested! Ellen from Cheshire

Have a 2009 Smax, it started last year blowing brake light bulbs every few weeks. Went to ford for a service in feb and they just said they had noticed it had a major electrical fault but had sorted it so the bulbs wouldn't blow. Since then, whenever it rains particularly, the internal alarm and note on dash says the boot is open. Also, the boot won't open until the rear lights go out if you use the key fob and press the car open button, we either press only the boot one or have to wait the 30secs for rest lights to fade. Every time we touch the brake it does it too. It's infuriating! Worried it will take loads of time (labour cost!) to fix and tempted to just part ex it tbh. If you find out the fault Id be interested! Ellen from Cheshire

Hi, I changed the battery last week and everything seemed fine. Then engine management light has come on. Think the code is P0006A. Which I think is air flow problem. This reset but came back on. Only thing I can think of is that I had to take out the air filter to replace the battery and I might have knocked a sensor or losen a wire ? It will be going to get checked out soon. Martyn from Middlesbrough

Submitted: 03/07/2015 09:03:26 | ID: 117982

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jess, Devon

Ford Fiesta

Hi my steering wheel blocks my view of the speedo is there anything I can do?

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Yes. You can either alter the steering wheel or heighten or lower the seat if its a 2006 model. I did all that now its perfect. Kenneth from Tyne and Wear

Yes. You can either alter the steering wheel or heighten or lower the seat if its a 2006 model. I did all that now its perfect. Kenneth from Tyne and Wear

Submitted: 28/05/2015 20:05:50 | ID: 116571

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Jackie, Essex

Ford Kuga

163ps Is my car 4 wheel drive Thanks

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I have a Ford kuga 2.0 tdci sport 163 ps 5 door Has it got 4 wheel drive Thanks Jackie from Essex

Submitted: 18/08/2015 20:22:59 | ID: 120001

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Joseph Vibal, Philippines

Ford Ranger 2012

My Ford Ranger pickup is brand new but when I depress the accelerator pedal black smoke comes out. The dealer reprogrammed the computer box and solved the problem, only to come back the next day. Now no matter what they do they cannot solve the problem. What could the problem be? (xlt tdci 2.2)

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Why would a 2014 XLT Ford Ranger be blowing smoke? Craig Brown-Duthie from Australia

i have the same problem with my ford ranger 2012 2,2 litre XLT tdci, heavy black smoke emitted on acceleration, did you ever find out the problem? mike from Malawi

i have the same problem with my ford ranger 2012 2,2 litre XLT tdci, heavy black smoke emitted on acceleration, did you ever find out the problem? mike from Malawi

Submitted: 13/03/2014 12:04:12 | ID: 62793

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spencer, East Sussex

Ford Fiesta

can you remove drivers seat without setting off airbag

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If it's a mk6 fiesta yes 4 torx bolts size 50 ?? Dexter from Falkirk

Submitted: 16/06/2015 21:39:39 | ID: 117302

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Roger, East Sussex

Ford Fiesta

I've got a 2003 ford fiesta finesse 1.3 does it have a cam belt or timing chain

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Could you tell me if its cam belt or timing chain Roger from East Sussex

chain martin from Essex

Submitted: 07/08/2015 00:44:06 | ID: 119440

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james hamilton, City of Glasgow

Ford Mondeo

WHERE CAN I FIND THE JACK AND WHEEL BRACE

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how about looking in the boot doughball or try the scrappy sammy from East Ayrshire

Submitted: 11/07/2015 10:17:58 | ID: 118318

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Stephen, City of Glasgow

Ford Focus

My car has recently started to struggle when I pull away in 1st gear, revs go up to 3000rpms before moving and then when I does it struggles to move, but when I eventually get to 4th gear it goes like a rocket, any ideas..

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You need a new egr thats couses power loss Has from Aberdeenshire

Submitted: 17/07/2015 02:55:46 | ID: 118545

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Pauline, Staffordshire

Ford Focus

Bllowing white smoke had turbo changed still Blowing white smoke and loss of power

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Check the oil cap and dip stick doesn't have a mayo gunge on it. This is caused my mixed water and oil. if it does then suspected head gasket failure. Does the car struggle to start sometimes and stall then struggles to start again. The reason I say this is because white smoke is usually condensation (evaporated water) and when the head gasket goes the car usually loses compression which causes really bad running. dan from Hampshire

Need to change egr Has from Aberdeenshire

Submitted: 06/06/2015 12:52:00 | ID: 116862

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alan, Dumfries and Galloway

Ford Focus

I have a focus 1.6 tdci estate. I keep getting warnings on the dash saying bonnet open passenger door open and drivers door open. I can't close the electric windows in the front, the interior fan doesn't work, my outside temperature gauge is reading minus 25, and when you go round a tight corner it sounds like the central locking is activated but it's not. Has anyone got any ideas please

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I had the same problem but after i refilled the engine water thing all of that things you get on the dash board dissapeard went back to normal Has from Aberdeenshire

I had the same problem but after i refilled the engine water thing all of that things you get on the dash board dissapeard went back to normal Has from Aberdeenshire

Submitted: 30/07/2015 09:33:38 | ID: 119114

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bjhhlkj;l, Falkirk

Ford Tourneo

My car is not starting in the morning?

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get a night job Paul from Greater London

Submitted: 11/11/2014 00:55:16 | ID: 106012

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Paula, Greater London

Ford Kuga

Hi service oil has just come up on dash board what does this mean and temperature gauge sits between the 60 and 120 can any one help me please

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Hi you just put your gas pedal and brake pedal to the floor at the same time then press the button to turn the engine lights on but don't start the engine hold the peddles for about 30sec then it turn the service lights for the oil off Brian from City of Glasgow

Hi you just put your gas pedal and brake pedal to the floor at the same time then press the button to turn the engine lights on but don't start the engine hold the peddles for about 30sec then it turn the service lights for the oil off Brian from City of Glasgow

Submitted: 09/05/2015 07:50:49 | ID: 115783

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Barry, England

Ford Transit 2008

Where EXACTLY is the fuse for the interior lights on Transit 58 reg? No one can give an exact answer. Fuse number and board location EXACTLY. Thank you.

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Ask Fords they will tell you exactly Rob from Albania

The fuse for the interior lights should be fuse 72, it’s a red 10amp fuse located in the second fuse box. For instruction on how to access that check out http://fordtransit.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=40&t=49206, the thread has pictures Robin from London

The fuse box is behind the glove compartment that drops down and you can take the cover off, your fuse should be in there. If you have a tester you can test each fuse without taking them out and and find out which fuse has blown. I found that to be the easiest way when my window washer fuse had blown Steve Moffatt from England

Its fuse number 72 red 10 amp. There are two fuse boxes behind the glove box and the front fuse box swings down to reveal the rear one which has fuse number 72 in it. Dave from Lancashire

Its fuse number 72 red 10 amp. There are two fuse boxes behind the glove box and the front fuse box swings down to reveal the rear one which has fuse number 72 in it. Dave from Lancashire

Submitted: 12/12/2011 11:24:30 | ID: 79574

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james, Highland

Ford Mondeo

When i start car some time Rev's erratic and seems to be a whistle from turbo as soon as you rev it any ideas thanks

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Yellow light comes on when I start in morning i let it. Warm up about 5mins turn off then start up as soon as the heat it stays off its a mondeo 2litre diesel titanium2006 what is my problem please Gerry rose from Cardiff

Yellow light comes on when I start in morning i let it. Warm up about 5mins turn off then start up as soon as the heat it stays off its a mondeo 2litre diesel titanium2006 what is my problem please Gerry rose from Cardiff

Submitted: 02/07/2015 18:51:02 | ID: 117955

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Peter Forth, West Midlands

Ford Kuga

Car has been in Limp Mode twice now, last time was 7th May , car taken back to garage for software update and as of yet the garage has still got vehicle. Reason? the vehicle won't except any updates and Ford Technical Engineers don't know why.I think after 6weeks they should be able to resolve this. The vehicle was bought brand new mid March has only done 1800 miles when problem started, seem to b e getting nowhere with garage or Ford Customer Sevices. Any help would be welcome, Thanks in advance.

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I have a 2014 Kuga which started leaking a fluid from the rear silencer box onto the driveway and has left a mess on it. the car has been back to the dealership had a new rear box fitted and the same thing has reoccurred and I have been onto Customer Services and they seem to be completely useless, I have been told by the dealership that they have never came across this problem before and as for Customer Services the person there has now gone on leave until 10th August, they are a complete waste of space.. Kenneth Robinson from County Tyrone

Submitted: 20/06/2015 16:53:41 | ID: 117442

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David Goodman, United States of America

Ford Focus

The car motor died going sixty miles a hour .Now car will not start .Starter will try to work but will not start car.

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You may need a new cam sensor. Mine had a similar problem 3 months ago. Take it to a garage and get them to see if there is an error code in the engine management system, even if your E.M. light is not on, as mine wasn't but there was an entry for the cam sensor having failed. liz from City of Derby

You may need a new cam sensor. Mine had a similar problem 3 months ago. Take it to a garage and get them to see if there is an error code in the engine management system, even if your E.M. light is not on, as mine wasn't but there was an entry for the cam sensor having failed. liz from City of Derby

Submitted: 20/07/2015 15:19:59 | ID: 118687

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brian, Lancashire

Ford Transit

hi need help! I have ford duetto 2.5 diesel campervan having problem selecting 1st gear when stopped any ideas?

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Difficulty in selecting 1st gear when stopped Frank from Greater Manchester

Difficulty in selecting 1st gear when stopped Frank from Greater Manchester

Submitted: 04/03/2015 14:40:48 | ID: 112738

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Simon Willbourne, England

Ford Transit Connect 2002

Hello I’ve got a 2002 Ford Transit Connect 1.8 tddi. It had no heating in it when I bought it. I`ve just had a full service but still there`s no heat temperature, it stays halfway. What can it be, please tell?

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Well, if the guage reads halfway then the engine temp is coming up. But if it is still cold inside the vehicle then that heat is not getting in to the passenger compartment. Most likely the heater core is clogged and will need to be either cleaned or replaced. Another possibility is that the little flapper door that allows the warmed air to enter the passenger area is stuck shut Tom B from United States of America

ingnition will not come on when it a cold moring ..ant other time it will come on if warm moring stephen from Darlington

Submitted: 13/12/2012 11:01:12 | ID: 65055

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Joanna, Cheshire

Ford Focus C-Max

Hi. Our 55 plate C-Max had a flat battery, after we jump started the car the cd/radio does not work properly. It has lost all the radio stations and we cannot play any CD's. Is it just a case of replacing the fuse or do I need to take it into a garage? Thanks in advance.

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Hi,If you are still looking for an answer,when I removed my radio/cd unit when I got my used `55 reg C-max a couple of years ago,I had to re-enter the 4 digit code as in the instruction manual given with the owners manual,when I bought the car.Perhaps your "problem" could be something simple like that.Worth a try if you haven`t already.Best of luck!! Peter from Derbyshire

Submitted: 06/02/2015 07:46:17 | ID: 110986

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Gary, Dorset

Ford Focus

My 09 diesel focus cuts out and needs to be restarted. It happens only when my foot is OFF the accelerator. The EPS (stability control light) is the only thing to come on. The car has stalled and I can usually restart whilst still rolling or whilst standing. Very rarely have problems restarting. It started about a month ago. Happened only once in a week whilst waiting to pull out. I noticed the idle revs jump above 1000 to 1500 then down to 500. It was going back to normal idling when it cut out and the EPS came on. It happened a dozen times the following week and then was fine for two weeks. Last week it happened twice in one short journey and once the following day, then fine again. This week, Today, it cut out three times in a single journey. Twice whilst at junctions, but once at 40mph! I was once able to catch it at idling try to cut out, stopped it by adding pressure to the accelerator and sending revs to 2000. Well that covers everything I experienced. No strange sounds, no juddering, nothing to tell me the car engine wasn't running (really smooth running and idling). Really catches you out when you try to pull out and it doesn't move. Fortunately I convinced myself I stalled it, despite driving without stalling it for five years. Ruled out driver error (it's happened to my wife, mechanic mate at halfords and AA guy). Any ideas....can it be fixed, or do I avoid buying a ford? Had many cars over two decades. Usually easy to diagnose and fix......but this one has me troubled.....really hate intermittent faults like this. :(

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Hi I had the same problem thinking I had stalled the car a few times until I realised it was not me. The car kept stalling when I took my foot off the accelerator and put the clutch in to go round a corner or such like. It turned out to be the sensor in the on the gear box which sends the signal to the speedo. I replaced it last year and the car has run fine since. Pete from Leicestershire

Hi I had the same problem thinking I had stalled the car a few times until I realised it was not me. The car kept stalling when I took my foot off the accelerator and put the clutch in to go round a corner or such like. It turned out to be the sensor in the on the gear box which sends the signal to the speedo. I replaced it last year and the car has run fine since. Pete from Leicestershire

Submitted: 10/03/2015 09:29:48 | ID: 113077

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ibby, Durham

Ford C-Max

My wife has a Ford C-Max 1.6 Petrol 2008 Model shes having problems with her gears she cant go into any gears apart from the first one we spoke to a mobile mechanic and he said its a nilon bolt that needs changing but he said you cant order just that part it has to be the transmission cables that have to be done now i have searched all over for these parts and nothing ever comes up can anyone help please? He has quoted us £220 for all the work but now he cant find the parts please someone help because i cant bare seeing my little boy walking to school.

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Call a Ford dealer and order the parts. They will stock the parts as your car is less than ten years on and they are obliged to under EU law. Most parts are available separately down to nuts and washers.http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/general-technical-chat/307042-how-shift-cable-replacement-adjustment-mtx75-2000-2002-5-a.htmlThat may help you do this yourself.chaz from Essex

Submitted: 17/06/2015 21:30:00 | ID: 117350

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Michelle, Staffordshire

Ford C-Max

Last night the alarm started going off to say my seatbelt wasn't fastened when it was, I tried undoing it and refastening switch the engine off and back on, and it is still doing it this morning. Help please

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This will probably be a buckle contact fault. You could trya sapping the passenger buckle with the drivers one chaz from Essex

Submitted: 07/01/2015 09:29:16 | ID: 109077

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kerry, Highland

Ford C-Max

when I try to lock my car the wing mirrors will not contract in, and the car will not lock, also my drivers side window will not go down.

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re driver side window this suggest a wiring fault in this door sort this out first as it will stop the car loockinf and also mirror retraction. Check fuses and relays under passenger side of dash and bonnet ferer to owner manual or download as available on line. chaz from Essex

Submitted: 26/01/2015 13:20:26 | ID: 110310

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Richard Laver, Bournemouth

Ford C-Max

Hi Can you help me? Please can you tell me where i find the part number for the Alternator Thank you Richard

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You do not need the part number just the registration number. Ford or yur auto parts store will look up the correct part by using your registration number of your car chaz from Essex

Submitted: 07/02/2015 13:21:46 | ID: 111059

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Bernard Barnes, Surrey

Ford C-Max

I have an intermittent bleep noise like a warning signal. I have checked the oil, radiator and brake fluid. It must be a sensor of some sort. I cannot as yet trace what it is signalling or warning me of.

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seat belt not on warning buzzer ? Really need to get a diagnostic engne managment tool and plug into OBDI port to read error codes. Do you have any engine managment lights on the dash on? chaz from Essex

Submitted: 20/02/2015 18:01:04 | ID: 111989

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elaine toft, Cardiff

Ford C-Max

Hello I have just had a new turbo put on my 2009 C Max and it has been a bit sluggish since then but when I pulled on my drive last night the engine malfunction light has come on, I checked it again today and the light is still on. I haven't driven it since the light has come on, do anybody know what this could be please? as I have had nothing but trouble with this car since I bought it a year ago . Thanks in advance.

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you would be best to get and engine diagnostic tool plug into the OBDI port under the dah on the drivers side. That should give you error codes and you can g from there. Who replaced the turbo as they may have disturbed something take it back must be under warranty? chaz from Essex

Submitted: 07/05/2015 20:12:58 | ID: 115684

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Beverley Foy, Lancashire

Ford C-Max

I have a 2004 Ford C Max and the boot keeps unlocking whilst I am driving, then the warning light and sound comes on continually. Any help would be appreciated, this was an intermittent fault but now it happens every time I start the car. Thanks Bev

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CMAX uses an electric latch on the boot that are prone to water leaks and can then short circuit hence open boot Remove lock and check for water. May need to be replaced. chaz from Essex

CMAX uses an electric latch on the boot that are prone to water leaks and can then short circuit hence open boot Remove lock and check for water. May need to be replaced. chaz from Essex

Submitted: 13/05/2015 15:01:36 | ID: 115983

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Ray, Poole

Ford Kuga

I have a 2015 automatic kuga recently when I stop at traffic it does not cut out so my stop start does not work has anybody experience this trouble ?.

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Hi I find out if I preys the break lightly the auto off not works and keep the engine on which is handy in some quick stop start situation and for longer stop try push the break little bit harder and see what happens. emad from West Midlands

Hi I find out if I preys the break lightly the auto off not works and keep the engine on which is handy in some quick stop start situation and for longer stop try push the break little bit harder and see what happens. emad from West Midlands

Submitted: 14/07/2015 14:42:26 | ID: 118445

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sharon robson, Hartlepool

Ford Transit

I have back pressure on engine could you please let me know how to cure it

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I have back pressure on engine can you still drive it James from City of Glasgow

I have back pressure on engine can you still drive it James from City of Glasgow

Submitted: 16/08/2014 17:15:11 | ID: 101606

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Michael Barrot, Lancashire

Ford Transit 2002

Every so often when I start up my Ford Transit it squeals when turning the key a few times before starting. I had it in the garage today who said it was the starter motor and changed it but it`s still doing it. Does anyone have any ideas please?

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its your fly wheel i had the same problem Carl Weir from Bedfordshire

Submitted: 26/04/2013 10:16:54 | ID: 93424

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Hollie, Cambridgeshire

Ford Fiesta

I brought a Ford Fiesta Zetec 1.4, 2005 plate about 2 weeks ago. I noticed when my husband reversed it into the drive the right side reversing light was not working. I took it to Halfords to get the bulb replaced, assuming that was the problem. They said that some cars only have one reversing light. The reversing light is one side and the back fog light is on the other side. Does anyone know if this type of Fiesta does only have one reserving light? Many thanks for any help given.

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I have the same problem and now it appears that this model does only have one reversing light on the left hand side. Makeda from Greater London

I have the same problem and now it appears that this model does only have one reversing light on the left hand side. Makeda from Greater London

Submitted: 13/07/2015 18:55:43 | ID: 118423

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Gaynar Lord, Nottinghamshire

Ford Kuga 2008

My Ford Kuga keeps cutting out whilst slowing down at roundabouts and junctions and the battery light and oil light appear on the dash. Any ideas please? (4x4)

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Hi, I'm also having this same problem on my '09 plate kuga TDi. Have googled it. But seems it could be sooooo many different things. Anyone experienced this before?? Anybody find a solution?? Stavs from Essex

Submitted: 08/04/2014 08:45:59 | ID: 93897

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Sue Horton, Cheshire

Ford Ka

After driving approximately 10 minutes the engine fan kicks in and starts to make a loud noise and continues until I turn the engine off. The temperature light also illuminates on the dashboard. Last week there was smoke billowing out of the bonnet. When all of the above happens I switch the heater to hot and open the windows. Does anyone know why this is happening?

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Check your engine coolant and if that's fine take it straight to a garage! Smoke from and engine is a VERY bad and dangerous thing. L MacDonald from North Lanarkshire

Check your engine coolant and if that's fine take it straight to a garage! Smoke from and engine is a VERY bad and dangerous thing. L MacDonald from North Lanarkshire

Check your engine coolant and if that's fine take it straight to a garage! Smoke from and engine is a VERY bad and dangerous thing. L MacDonald from North Lanarkshire

Submitted: 10/06/2015 16:14:55 | ID: 117035

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Stuart, Bournemouth

Ford Galaxy

Just wondered what oil i should be using? Thanks

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mines 2003 and uses fully synthetic trucker267 from Greater Manchester

Submitted: 18/04/2015 19:06:32 | ID: 114877

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kevin Fisher, South Africa

Ford Ranger

I have a 2012 diesel automatic 3.0l xlt double cab. My vehicle smokes when I put my accelerator pedal flat. The vehicle has been to Ford agents and different Bosch agents, very frustrating. At sea level the vehicle does not smoke. I have changed the air flow sensor and had injectors checked but still no happiness.

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hi Kevin I'm experiencing the same problem as your ford but unfortunately no one responded to your question here. if you've found a solution to the problem please share with me as well. thank you and good day Bupe Maphosa from Oxfordshire

hi Kevin I'm experiencing the same problem as your ford but unfortunately no one responded to your question here. if you've found a solution to the problem please share with me as well. thank you and good day Bupe Maphosa from Oxfordshire

Good day Kevin, after a long struggle I solved my problem by ensuring that the APP sensor on the accelerator pedal adjustment is correct. Hope this will solve your problem to. Johan Kruger from South Africa

Good day Kevin, after a long struggle I solved my problem by ensuring that the APP sensor on the accelerator pedal adjustment is correct. Hope this will solve your problem to. Johan Kruger from South Africa

Submitted: 17/03/2015 11:21:05 | ID: 113445

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Masom84, Cornwall

Ford Transit

I have a Ford Transit 03-2003 plate tipper lwb. The gearstick really vibrates, you can hear it's off the radio. I was wondering if you could answer my question and tell me why it does this and what I can do to stop it happening? If anyone can answer my question or let me know how to solve/fix the problem? Thanks.

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sounds like the radio is picking up the radio freq. being emitted from the gearstick vibrations, from how u describe it. If so then it is more of an annoying issue, rather than a damaging one. tom from Nottinghamshire

sounds like the radio is picking up the radio freq. being emitted from the gearstick vibrations, from how u describe it. If so then it is more of an annoying issue, rather than a damaging one. tom from Nottinghamshire

Submitted: 08/02/2015 22:39:31 | ID: 111159

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E Darlow, Dorset

Ford Focus

ford focus 1.6 petrol zetec ghia automatic fault radiator fan comes on when interior heater is switched on even when cold.

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Is it an AC model if it is make sure the air con is turned off because if it not the fan will run regardless of engine temperature. dan from Hampshire

Submitted: 20/02/2015 19:23:24 | ID: 112003

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