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lollapalooza

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About lollapalooza

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  • First Name Paolo

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  • Gender* Male
  • Ford Model Fiesta
  • Ford Year 2010
  • UK/Ireland Location Other/NonUK
  • Annual Mileage 10,001 to 15,000
  1. Hello, I've got a VCN II from Aliexpress, but I can't manage to have it working. When I plug it to the laptop, I can't hear any "ding-dong" ... so the laptop does not find the VCM II. On the VCM only the "car" led is lit (steady on), other leds are off. I tried to use the recovery procedure, by keeping pressed the reset switch, but the only difference I see is with the leds: car led stays on, after a few seconds also "PC" and "power" led goes on for a while, and then back off. I don't hear any beep coming from the device, and still the laptop does not find the plugged hardware. Any suggestion?
  2. ! Guide ! - Fitting Cruise Control Aftermarket

    Here's the schematics:
  3. ! Guide ! - Fitting Cruise Control Aftermarket

    Try with a Ford garage. Anyway the clone should work.
  4. ! Guide ! - Fitting Cruise Control Aftermarket

    It depends on what you need to do... if you just need to modify asbuilt file, I think that will work... and if it does not, just return it and claim you money back.
  5. ! Guide ! - Fitting Cruise Control Aftermarket

    AFAIK you can find a clone for something like 160 USD... much lower than 350 pounds [emoji1]
  6. ! Guide ! - Fitting Cruise Control Aftermarket

    You'll find clones on sites like aliexpress
  7. ! Guide ! - Fitting Cruise Control Aftermarket

    I think you'll get into big troubles...
  8. ! Guide ! - Fitting Cruise Control Aftermarket

    I hope Ford partners in Sweden are better than ours... here it's a nightmare to ask them something that it's out of the standards.
  9. ! Guide ! - Fitting Cruise Control Aftermarket

    Tested on many cars here in Italy and did not find any failing. But YMMV
  10. ! Guide ! - Fitting Cruise Control Aftermarket

    If you own an MK7 Fiesta, following those instructions should be enough. This is what I have done, and now I have a Cruise Control fully working. Original equipment... But remember that you also need to modify the asbuilt file with IDS from a Ford partner.
  11. ! Guide ! - Fitting Cruise Control Aftermarket

    Unfortunately you'll find those devices only in Ford Official garages. I can't be of any help.
  12. ! Guide ! - Fitting Cruise Control Aftermarket

    gekanukr, there's no need to write both here and on private messages. Once is enough :-) Anyway, as you might have noticed that is only my experience, and there's no guarantee that this procedure works on 100% of the cars, but most probably it will do (even on MK7.5, because it's just a restyling). In other words: YMMV. You just have to try by yourself and let us know.
  13. Annoying Buzzing Noise From Beneath The Stereo...

    3 vs 100 ... DIY is better :-D
  14. Annoying Buzzing Noise From Beneath The Stereo...

    I think you can buy that item only from official Ford dealers.
  15. Help: Fuel Filter On 1.6 Tdci

    Good day... A few days ago I took the car to garage for maintenance. Iesterday I found 3 torx screws in the "fish tank" (that's how we call that in Italy); obviously they disassembled something and put those screws there temporarly. When they put back all together they forgot something... As far as I can underdstand those screws may come from some holders that are located by the fuel filter (see attached pictures). I think that there is something missing, maybe a cover... Is there somebody with the 1.6 TDCi 95HP with DPF that can shoot some pictures? There is also a connector, but I didn't find any plug to put there... One more question: I found also two more holes for screws, still like something is missing. Any idea? Thanks a lot, and apologyze for my english :-)