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Mark twiglet

Budding Enthusiast
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About Mark twiglet

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    mark

Profile Information

  • Ford Model
    mondeo estate 2.0litre 130 diesel
  • Ford Year
    2005
  • UK/Ireland Location
    Hampshire
  • Annual Mileage
    30,001 to 35,000
  • Interests
    Classic Cars
    General Automotive
    Motorsport & Racing
    Travel
  1. I bought the blanking plate to cure a black smoke problem which its cleared by fitting it...... But it's lost 40-50% of power immediately after fitting it Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  2. A few journeys........ I did it about 6 weeks ago and I do a thousand miles a week! Perhaps it's something else! Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  3. I have a 2 litre 130hp mondeo estate 05 mk3 and have fitted a blanking plate...... But power is down and lost grunt! Which end of the pipe should it be fitted? The front end next to egr sensor or the other end at the back right of the engine? Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  4. How do you decoke the egr and pipe? What with? Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  5. Hi! Can't find any splits! Cars running fine but not any quicker..... I phoned terra clean for an egr and pipe clean but they wanted £250 to do it! The engine light is on but it's because of the blanking plate fitted! I'm thinking of taking egr system off completely and having a remap done instead It's not making as much power as it did still Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  6. Had seem thing that I fixed with a blanking plate Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  7. HELP! Car was at garage Egr blanking plate was fitted yesterday which sorted out the black smoke problem I had...... But....... Could they fit it anywhere differently to where it should be fitted? It's sorted out the smoke problem but doesn't seem to have as much power as it did before ! It's almost as the turbo Is not working! It doesn't hold back it pulls evenly but doesn't seem as powerful..... Does the blanking plate give cleaner exhaust and better fuel economy at the expense of grunt? Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  8. I have a mk 3 estate on an 05 plate! There are 10 bulbs behind clocks! The one behind the fuel gauge has blown and the one between the two main dials in middle have blown! What type of bulbs are they? There are 6 of one type and 4 of another I believe! I only want to take clocks out once! Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  9. Hi! Mondeo mk3 estate (05) in the cluster I believe is 10 bulbs of which 6 are of one sort and 4 of another! Can anyone tell me what the bulb types are? Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  10. Now I have 6 cd's in the stereo and they won't eject! If I press to load it says it's full! Which it is but none will eject!!!! HELP please..... Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  11. Is the steering column stalk on a separate plug? In back of head unit all I have plugged in is the big ISO plug and aerial socket Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  12. Nope ..... Tried for two hours! Still not working on steering column! Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  13. Remote interface? Sorry I'm not sure how that detaches...... Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  14. I've fitted the 092 auto leads kit for my parrot system and all works ok but...... The stalk remote now does nothing on the steering cowl! Have I got the wrong kit? Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC
  15. Have sourced the correct keys now from eBay and the stereo is out thanks for help! Parrot 9200 is fitted and is perfect.... But now my remote stalk for the stereo is not working ..... Aaaaaggggghhhhh Sent from my iPhone using Ford OC