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Focus Mk 3.5 Led Flasher Unit Location Reqd...

26 June 2015 - 01:40 PM

Hi Guys


I have the above and want to fit some Cree Led Single Lens Indicator bulbs front and rear, but I dont want the hassle or cutting

existing wiring harness to fit large power resistors into indicator circuit


I came across this link, http://www.autobulbs...asher-Unit.html

which advises standard flasher unit can be changed for LED type with or without buzzer warning..



Now my problems after just having bout car last week, where to I find the flasher unit, to verify type and replace

the Ford Manual that came with car is virtually useless for info, can anybody point out from experience where to look ?


Thanks in advance for any assistance given..

2012 Ford Focus 1.6Tdci 6 Speed Manual Gearbox Oil ??

27 April 2015 - 06:28 PM

Hi Guys


Have searched all over to try and find what "Type/Specs" and quantity of oil I need to top up my

6 speed manual gearbox with, as I suspect it has a leak on it, with clunky changes


There is nothing stated in owners manual that came with car

or as to the location of filler and drain plugs, any help appreciated ??



Regards huey45/Keith

2012 Ford Focus 1.6Tdci Oil Filter Change

17 April 2015 - 01:44 PM

Hi Guys


Im doing my first oil and filter change on above, as I dont want to wreck the 

engine at first startup, is there anything I can disconnect to stop injectors

working while cranking to allow oil pressure to build up ??

and location if possible where to look etc..


Once pressure is only would re connect and normal start !!


Thanks for any advice given


Focus Mk3.5 Built In Satnav Sync 2

29 March 2015 - 02:24 PM

Hi Guys


Thinking of part ex on my Mk3 to Mk3.5 which has Sync2 with Satnav, has anybody got info

if map updates will become available and how, reading under the bonnet its still running

on Wince 6.0 which is Windows based, can it be upgraded by Wince upgraded maps


Through a SD Card if fitted, and plenty of Satnav software on known sites to download if thats the case

or must it be a paid   Dealers update costing £####..


As I have tablets that run Satnav apps under Windows and Android..



Focus Mk 3 Drl Wiring ?

05 March 2015 - 03:03 PM

Hi Guys


Any budding auto electricians out there I need some help getting my DRL's to auto switch

but I am not in possession of wiring diagrams, they are supposed to work with 3 wires


I have attached a diagram of what I have if anybody can give guidance as connections ??



Thanks in advance for any input..[attachment=25259:DRL Wiring Initial Setup.jpg]