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    Too much time on the boards

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  • First Name Donald Duck

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  • Gender* Male
  • Ford Model Focus
  • Ford Year 2009
  • UK/Ireland Location Berkshire
  • Annual Mileage 5001 to 10,000

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  1. Spot The Poor Vauxhall!

    Rode in a mate's auto diesel 13 plate Astra today. Must say it wasn't too bad! I feel dirty, and like I have sinned!
  2. MK3 focus - Yes or No

    actually there are widespread issues with mk3. the auto gearbox (powershift) dry clutch version on petrols on the earlier models (up until around 2013 build) were plagued with issues, juddering, and early failure. not just UK either, a worldwide issue (so definitely widespread). shame really, because other than that, its a great car. its like the only thing that would hold me off from upgrading from a mk2.5 to a mk3.
  3. Ford F-250

    Hi Carlos, welcome to Ford Owners Club! Shame that Ford do not care, after all, it is one of their own cars!
  4. also make sure the bios is updated to the latest version...
  5. perhaps try a clean windows install (after reformatting), and try again. if it still doesn't work, then perhaps its a hardware issue, and you should return it for warranty repairs...
  6. Spot The Poor Vauxhall!

    Had to do quite a search to find this old thread, but thought I'd post this - the cause of the M6 crash was found to be a Poxhall attempting to mate with a VW in the middle of the motorway. I think the VW has seriously low standards!
  7. Things I Don't Like

    Thanks both for opinions. Tom - no prior slowness whatsoever before the video (actually driving quite fast, as I'd been stuck on my commute for over an hour by that point). I scanned the lights ahead and saw that they were red, and plus traffic was moving really slowly, hence why I gave way. Otherwise I'm definitely not one of those that slam on the brakes at 30mph in residential areas to let people out of side-streets (in fact I find it very annoying). Still appreciate your viewpoint, maybe it actually would have been preferable to NOT give way in that situation.
  8. Things I Don't Like

    So apparently my YouTube video is starting to get some hateful comments lol. Was I in the wrong there? You folks can tell me if I was, I have thick skin
  9. Things I Don't Like

    Things I don't like - coming across this &*%$ in a BMW on the way home...
  10. My 2014 Focus Titanium Ecoboost

    very nice, so jealous of how clean your car is!
  11. is there a difference in glass thickness between mk2.5 and mk3? curious...
  12. Things I Do Like

    When people really SLAM your car doors shut. Probably one of my biggest peeves. Seems disrespectful.
  13. Things I Do Like

    Things I do like - going on a very promising first date.
  14. Things I Don't Like

    Lol same here!
  15. My 2014 Focus Titanium Ecoboost

    Totally agree - the test standards are a bit low, and young drivers should be taught defensive driving, even if optionally. Chris - I remember you whinging that people in sixth form were getting brand new cars as their first car. Your's is (almost) a brand-new car - it is so new that I would call it one. Anyway, I hope you enjoy it, and hopefully you don't have any accidents, or even scratches!