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About stokerfatlad

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  • First Name david

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  • Ford Model s-max
  • Ford Year 2007
  • UK/Ireland Location Derbyshire
  • Annual Mileage 5001 to 10,000
  1. Boot Trouble

    hi all just a quick update i checked all wires coming from car to tailgate and couldnt a broken i took it to a friends garage and he could not find the fault he rang and autoelectriction he know they changed the boot catch and electric motor and match it up with software and now it works at a cost of £200 all in
  2. Boot Trouble

    hi the catch is working ok and the s-max has,nt got a handle inside the boot but i agree they should have one i have decided to try a new micro swicth on the handle as mine may not give the correct volts i let you no how i get on it may take a week as iam in germany for a week cheers dave
  3. Boot Trouble

    hi there is no noise from the switch but you can feel it and i did remove it and checked the switch was letting currant past when operated and it did, there was no handle on the inside but i have fitted a cable to the catch so for te monment i can open it from inside.thank you for your thoughts cheers dave
  4. Boot Trouble

    hi guys thanks for your ideas i have checked them out but still no joy got any more thoughts cheers dave
  5. Boot Trouble

    hi all iam a newbie i have been a member about 5 months and i have a 2 litre desiel , i am hoping someone can give my good advise on my boot lock i have replaced the lock and had the catch micro switch checked the rear fuse No 5 and still cant get the boot lock to work iam at a loss to where to go now as anybody had this problem?
  6. Welcome to the Ford forums stokerfatlad :)