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bacchaito

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About bacchaito

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    michael

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  • Gender*
    Male
  • Ford Model
    C-max 1.6TDCi Sea Grey
  • Ford Year
    2009
  • UK/Ireland Location
    Other/NonUK
  • Annual Mileage
    5001 to 10,000
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  1. As I understand, you need to install software on laptop and connect cable to laptop inside your car to run it the software. Then first you need to do to save current setting on each page of software and then you can start to make changes. Hope this help
  2. Correct me if I'm wrong but with ELM327 software and cable I can remap EGR to not giving me error after EGR blanking?
  3. OK will test this oil for some time...
  4. I was yesterday at the mechanics to replace the oil and filter. He told me that he have Ford oil, not to worry. I thought as I already talked to him before that he has Motorcraft or Ford oil but ... I come back and he gives me rest of a 5L Total Quartz 9000 oil (5W-40). Well, how?! It is this oil: http://www.totaloil.com.au/Pages/content/NT0000C302.pdf Oil is for Citroen, Peugeot, BMW ... but no for Ford and it does not say that it'sunder the specification WSS-M2C913-B, but only ACEA A3/B4, and Ford bible says: If you are unable to find an oil that meets the specification defined by WSS-M2C913-B, you must use SAE 5W-30 (preferred), SAE 5W-40 (except Flexfuel vehicles) or SAE 10W-40 that meets the specification defined by either ACEA A1/B1 (preferred) or ACEA A3/B3. Using these oils can result in longer engine cranking periods, reduced engine performance, reduced fuel economy and increased emission levels.What do you think? Should I remove this oil out and change proper oil?
  5. Thx for reply... I will change oil and filter tomorrrow and see how it's going... Considering EGR valve... I see there is way to clean it, I will do that for begining. If that is not good enough will remove EGR valve.
  6. I bought it of my car dealer. Car come from France... This is list of services I get: Call Garage: Bulb CHG Feb10 - 16.324 km V20000 Revision / Cabin Filter Jul 10 - 22.857 km V40000 Bulb CHG / Revision CHG / Cabin Filter CHG / Liquid Brake CHG / Purge CHG brake / rear brake pads CHG / Brake pads AV CHG / December 11 - 52.254 km Call Garage: Fuel Filter CHG Feb-54.498 km12 V60000 Review CHG / Cabin Filter CHG / d air filter CHG Jul 12 - 60.912 km V80000 various pipe CHG / Revision CHG / Brushes wiper AV CHG Jun 13 - 80.639 km Call Garage: Fuel Filter CHG December 13 - 94.923 km I changed air filter before I fill up tank and record 7.5l... Before that my consumption was 9 liters/100km !!! Right now with my mixed drive (city/open road) consumpion is 6.8l
  7. mostly, weekends out of town... but I fill tank to top and make 102km and fill it up with same gas pistol and it fill 7.5 liters pure city drive. It shows me 7.8 on BC...
  8. Well, it seems everything is fine but I am litlle worry about my consuption. With city drive I got 7.5 liters. True, I drive only 15km per day but still... (1.6 TDCi 80kw 2009 C-max)
  9. Does anyone know why I have this error (fail)? I was google it but all I could find is something about updating BC software?! I am not sure if I understand right... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VFsWzFEQ7-8
  10. Hi I am Michael and I bought 2009 C-max 1.6 TDCi 109HP few weeks ago and so far I love this car! I like to add new things in car and I hope I will learn more about in here...
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