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Chris_carbon

Budding Enthusiast
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About Chris_carbon

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  • First Name Chris

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  • Ford Model TDCI 130
  • Ford Year 2004
  • UK/Ireland Location Essex
  • Annual Mileage 5001 to 10,000
  • Interests Classic Cars
    General Automotive
    Motorsport & Racing
    Car Restoration
    Car Modification
  1. Aux Socket ..... ????

    Thanks a bunch , sorted it now Sent from the enterprise
  2. Headlight Dulling

    Meguiars do a small kit also , don't know if it's the same with the 3m stuff but the Meguiars is a champ at putting black plastic faded trim "back to black" Sent from the enterprise
  3. Aux Socket ..... ????

    It's a sony I believe , haven't sat in the driving seat for so long i can't remember fully haha Sent from the enterprise
  4. My New Mondy

    So I have finally got my mondeo sorted (9/5/14)after buying it nearly 6weeks ago , it was a £500 car that the previous owner had just had drop links , wishbones , hubs and brake pads , full service (inc filters) all done , there was other stuff that I can't remember , either way every worn part was replaced already Apart from the injector issue and the body work having been riddled with huge dents from a ruddy great golf club , Anyway the body work is now all better (slight ripple in drivers side front arch left to sort) and I've had the black plastic under the bumper body colour matched , team heko wind deflectors are being a pain in the !Removed! , alloys were smoothed an painted black Injector issue sorted for less than 400 Happy days ! Future plans only include addition of a subtle spoiler and a bit of lowering Some work on the headlights if I find a look I like , and maybe hubcentrics to give the car a slightly wider grasp on the road , other ideas will probably happen in time I will add some pics later when I pick the car up Sent from the enterprise
  5. Aux Socket ..... ????

    Dammit , thanks for the help The previous fixes on the honda weren't all bad , I just kept changing bits a lot Sent from the enterprise
  6. Aux Socket ..... ????

    There is a wire in the back of the aux socket that seems to disappear to the back of the radio system , as yet not had radio out to check if it plugged in there but the wire is not loose it seems connected a taught I'm so confused And I'm wanting to do everything properly with this car my last motor was a civic and any issues could be covered with fiberglass or other bodge jobs :D This car deserves better Sent from the enterprise
  7. Aux Socket ..... ????

    This is gonna be a dumb question I can already feel it Aux socket is in glove box ? Believe it is what I have found already However the button on my radio that switches to aux doesn't switch to it , it goes to cd but doesn't then cycle to the aux setting I'm very confused Anyone got any tips or am I simply being a fecking eejit ?? Sent from the enterprise
  8. Still Not Fixed!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Aye true , but they are now being sorted and hopefully I will have a working car by weekend , only things left to do are sort the heko deflectors and MOT the !Removed! thing , hopefully it will be worthy of some pics for the build thread page soon Sent from the enterprise
  9. Still Not Fixed!!!!!!!!!!!!

    I too have thought this , it's been checked and given the all clear , Apparently the "new" injectors were as weak as anything and weren't holding pressure , originals now need reconditioning ..... This I turning out not to be so much fun to own as I thought :D Sent from the enterprise
  10. Still Not Fixed!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Had usual injector problem Got new set Programmed earlier today (communication problem to start with but after an update all is well) Running fine from 2 ish till about 6 Go to start car again around half seven , won't start , after 5 mins it fires up , drives ok till I push it a little and then it drops power an glow light flashes Turn off turn on , light out all good , 2 minutes later light back on then 50yds later cuts out and won't restart , 2 mins passes and it fires up This time EML on Aswell Creep back to base Proceed to shout profanities at sky as if it would help I'm confused , anybody got any ideas ? Thanks folks Chris Sent from the enterprise
  11. Injector Programmer

    I found this mondeo for £500 Dm flywheel just been done , wishbones , drop links , filters etc. so all I had to do was sort injector problem and bodywork issues but it's worth it cus it's got the poke I wanted and mpg returns are great Promised myself to keep it standard ........... That was never gonna happen Sent from the enterprise
  12. Injector Programmer

    Cheers mate I will probably look into that for the future , my mate found me a garage that will programme my new injectors for now , need the car running for Thursday haha , still needs paint , injectors , and some other adjustments , cars are such a pain to own sometimes Sent from the enterprise
  13. Injector Programmer

    Does anybody know (or can link me) of an injector programmer for my 2.0 TDCI 130 mondeo ? Really need a hand the mo Thanks for any help Chris Sent from the enterprise
  14. Exhaust System Change Mk3 Mondeo Tdci 130

    Cat/ dpf ..... Sorry , fecking auto correct Sent from the enterprise
  15. Exhaust System Change Mk3 Mondeo Tdci 130

    Thanks for that reply , not had a good look at the front part of the system yet as too whether cat /dog an it's shape but was going to remove back box anyway and put my back box on there which is 2-1/4" inch connection as it is , gonna be looking to remap as well at some point Sent from the enterprise