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Member Since 09 Mar 2012
Offline Last Active Jul 13 2014 09:26 AM

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In Topic: Need Replacement Cover For 'secret Compartment', Lost Mine!

12 July 2014 - 07:35 PM

Thank you!

In Topic: Need Replacement Cover For 'secret Compartment', Lost Mine!

09 July 2014 - 06:49 PM

do all fiesta's have that!!!! how do you get in it, mine is a 2010 econetic. I am literally sat here open mouthed lol I will check on my way out of work now you have me intrigued. Also have you tried ebay? I find alsorts of random bits and bobs on there


i believe all Fiesta's have it. Google Fiesta secret compartment :)

In Topic: Is My Steering About To Break?

08 May 2014 - 04:22 PM

Yea the alloy itself came with the weights already on it, and a tyre already on the alloy so I assumed it was fully balanced, hence why I'm not holding out much hope that balancing fixes the problem :(


Anyway, I'll get it checked out and see what they say, then report back.


Any other ideas what it could be if the balancing doesn't work?

In Topic: Is My Steering About To Break?

08 May 2014 - 06:31 AM

Thanks guys, the alloy I have at the moment actually came with some weights attached to it so I assumed it had been balanced already. Or are wheels not done on an individual basis?

In Topic: Is My Steering About To Break?

07 May 2014 - 07:11 PM



It's a full sized spare wheel, I just called it a space saver from force of habit. My bad.


Also, the incident happened on the way to work which is a 100 mile round trip every day. Try sourcing a new alloy in under a week and getting it delivered to your house and fitted also while working a 72 hour week including weekends. That was the earliest I could replace it.


And yes, going above 50mph was diagnostically viable to see if the problem increased with speed which to some extent it did, but I did it maybe 3 times maximum and probably only up to 56mph. The only other times I had to increase from 50mph was when I was being full beamed and honked at by lorry drivers behind me for going 50mph in the left lane of a motorway... despite being perfectly legal, on my way to work.


Any ideas anybody about what could actually be occurring with my wheel? I don't consider it dangerous as it hasn't affected my steering or ability to stop or hold the road etc, I'd just like to get a few opinions before I pay extensive amounts of money to investigate something which a user on these forums may have experienced before and have some advice about.