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JackieR

Member Since 03 Mar 2011
Offline Last Active Aug 19 2015 10:25 AM
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In Topic: New Owner In The Making

19 August 2015 - 09:29 AM

I have an ecoboost in the Zetec trim.  Yes, it has stop/start but I spend so much of my work commute in traffic and crawling along slowly, that I switch it off.  If I know I'm going to be sitting for longer than 10 seconds for example, I will push the button and use it, but otherwise it's just switched off as a matter of course when I start up my car.

 

I absolutely LOVE the ecoboost engine and I went from a 1.25 82ps.  I could not believe the difference when I first took it out.  I didn't even test drive one first.  I had researched a bit and when I went to the garage I saw the Candy Blue model sitting there and I asked where could I sign !!!!  

 

Stick to your guns.  If you want an ecoboost model then go for it.  The difference in the 2 is night and day, trust me, and you will just adore the turbo !!  :)


In Topic: Temp Monitor Colour

08 December 2014 - 11:44 AM

Mine was definitely red this morning as it was -1 when I set off for work today.  Goes amber anything above 0 degrees as it's pretty much been on all week-end !!!


In Topic: Fiesta Zetec Chrome Trims

13 October 2014 - 02:34 PM

Ooooh, that would really annoy me if the "chrome" looked like that all the time.  I wouldn't know what to do about that if it's not just water spots.  Sorry, and good luck getting a solution.


In Topic: Fiesta Zetec Chrome Trims

09 October 2014 - 08:34 AM

Hi.  I rarely actually wash mine (with water) and when I do, that annoys me as well.   99% of the time I use Showroom Shine (waterless cleaner) and it takes the chrome up really well.  Might be worth trying something like that as after I have used water on mine I have to go round sorting out the chrome bits.    Hope you get it sorted. 


In Topic: Fiesta Service

02 September 2014 - 08:02 AM

I'm getting mine done today and I was quoted approx £150 for it.