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mrmetallica

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About mrmetallica

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  • Gender* Male
  • Ford Model focus titanium 1.6
  • Ford Year 2009
  • UK/Ireland Location Greater London
  • Annual Mileage 0 to 5000
  • Interests Car Modification
    Computers & Electronics

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  1. engine malfunction

    the enging warning light comes on when the car is just standing and not running. when i checked for codes it said theft detected imobiliser switched on or something like that .
  2. engine malfunction

    my problem is i cant afford to trade it in found the fuse box was like this could this have cuased damage some where ? dont know how its got like that ..ive cleaned it up and its better . will be back on it tomorrow
  3. engine malfunction

    right had enough now. thought id found the problem ,the fuse box looks like it had some water on it .cleaned it up cleaned all the pins and the fault still happens. it seems every time i play with the wires in passenger footwell the alarm goes of .just cant see any thing just left it and the alarm goes of every time i turn the key now. could it be a simple broken wire causing it ? any help would be appreciated .
  4. engine malfunction

    i did take the speedo out and pulled on the wires and plug but didnt make it throw up errors.it seems to do it when i play with the wireing in passenger foot well ,not sure if it coincidence or not .not sure what else to look for
  5. engine malfunction

    im really at a lose .ive looked at the speedo all seems fine.ive got passenger seat out and when i play with the wires it goes of but not always .cant see anything amiss. will try fuse box tomorrow bit dark now. any help would be good .
  6. engine malfunction

    i hope your right. started coming on a lot know ,the engine light is on all the time and keeps coming up with engine mailfunction and limp mode . will chck the speedo and go from their
  7. engine malfunction

    just been out in the car and it pulled great and drove great. if the codes are left in the car will it still sound alarm warnings ? hopefully its ok
  8. engine malfunction

    when i play with the wires on the passenger side lower plug it goes of not sure if its coincidence or not .i cant see anything wrong with the wires . got these codes coming up. any ideas what they are ? been looking all day no real answers. cleared them all will see how it goes U2023 Fault Received From External Node --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- U2202 Invalid Configuration Data Received --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- C1278 STEERING Wheel Angle 1and 2 Signal Faulted - --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- U1900 CAN Communication Bus Fault - Receive Error --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- U2012 Communication Bus Error (Non SCP) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- C1446 Faulty brake switch circuit: Open or short circuit ================================================================================= U2510 CAN - Invalid data for Vehicle Security. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  9. engine malfunction

    started getting this the other day.thought it was the plug in the passenger foot well .when i play with the wires it seems to go of,is it coincidnce or is it the wire ?cant seem to see anything. well ive got the elm cable and a focom cable but the focom software isnt installing properly . is focom compatible with windows 10 ? any one help need to sort this out not sure where to try next.
  10. Engine malfunction warning 2008 tdci

    ive started getting this.the other day i went out to the car and it wouldnt start.from experience of when i was fitting heated seats i knew it was the lower plug in the passenger foot well i checked it and the car started.well today went out in car and before i set of the malfunction alarm sounded with pics on dash.keep restarting and it went ok got to tescos and it started up again.any way when i got home i started checking the plug in foot well when i touched it the alarm would sound.i swaped the blus clip over(was going to change the grey plug male bit but the one i have wasnt up to much)i noticed the blue cip bit had wear on the bits thats hold it tight.it seams ok now so will see how it goes. just thought maybe of help to any one having problams with out finding anything
  11. S-Max 2.0 Tdci Engine Malfunction Light

    ive started getting this.the other day i went out to the car and it wouldnt start.from experience of when i was fitting heated seats i knew it was the lower plug in the passenger foot well i checked it and the car started.well today went out in car and before i set of the malfunction alarm sounded with pics on dash.keep restarting and it went ok got to tescos and it started up again.any way when i got home i started checking the plug in foot well when i touched it the alarm would sound.i swaped the blue clip over(was going to change the grey plug male bit but the one i have wasnt up to much)i noticed the blue cip bit had wear on the bits thats hold it tight.it seams ok now so will see how it goes. just thought maybe of help to any one having problams with out finding anything
  12. Help choosing Wind Deflectors

    i had climairs on mine but broke the drivers one tying something to the roof.so bought hekos on advice from some one.i wish id bought climairs again. i noticed the back drivers side one was nearly falling off the other day something ive never had with climairs.just held on with double sided tape they do look better then hekos but id go for climairs myself.
  13. power fold mirrors

    well ive changed the mirror so will see how it goes .
  14. power fold mirrors

    any one know if its possible to separate the folding mirrors ,the 2 parts that fold so you can get the motor out from the mirror case ?
  15. Mk2 open door warning question

    mines dry inside.i know im having issues with the passenger door making clicking noises when locking the car and the mirrors are folding.yet to look into that.so maybe it could be that .