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Member Since 24 Jun 2013
Offline Last Active Oct 20 2014 10:30 AM

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In Topic: Mk6.5 Fiesta 1.4 Tdci Low Mpg

10 October 2014 - 05:24 PM

Honestly the MPG figures for your car vary massively depending on the driver, whether aircon is on or not, electrical load etc. Even down to the tyres used and their rolling resistance. But how the car is driven makes the biggest impact on fuel economy. Have a look at hypermiling tips online.

In Topic: Suggestions For Front Speakers

20 September 2014 - 11:54 PM

Can't understand how a Sony branded system can sound worse than a standard Ford system and whoever makes it!

In the old days it was all Visteon I believe. Not sure if it's different now...

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In Topic: Can I Use Different Size Tyres On Back?

19 September 2014 - 11:19 AM

I would say no, since they will be a different size circumference to the front wheels. The 40 or 45 relates to the percentage of the width of the tyre is tall in the sidewall. On rwd cars with a staggered setup, the rear tyres will use a lower sidewall rating in order to compensate for the wider tyre. But from me the answer is no. Use the same size tyres all the way round.

In Topic: New Plates I've Just Ordered From Platecreator.com :) Had To Get Creative...

19 September 2014 - 10:37 AM

If I were an officer I would pull for the liverpool logo alone! ;) Legality aside, I prefer no GB marker or anything. Just the plates themselves.

In Topic: Zetec S Seats.

19 September 2014 - 08:59 AM



My fiesta has properly adjusted seats for me and I have had 7 hours in the saddle with no issues. I'm 6.2 with wide shoulders, but sometimes you realise you've been doing at all wrong.