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#446856 Stupid Deal

Posted by Jeff4155 on 21 January 2015 - 10:18 AM

I have always been one to purchase cars, my last 96 model Toyota Conquest Sport I kept around for 10 years and 3 months before selling it for 500 pounds less than what I payed for it 10 years before, who new that old car would become a classic :D

It was great not having car payments for about 8 years, but felt after 230 000km I needed something new. I wanted something similiar to what I had before and the Fiesta ticked all the right boxes for me, I will probably sell the car in two years time before the value starts declineing, or keep it for another 10 years and sell it as a classic ;)


The old gal




All standard even the red/black interior







#445067 Watchdog

Posted by Jeff4155 on 16 January 2015 - 07:37 AM

So what you saying is that I equal to about 4% of my fuel consumption, mmmmhhh time to hit the gym :wacko:

#444611 I Think I've Done It Bye Bye Speaker

Posted by Jeff4155 on 14 January 2015 - 01:39 PM

I think the speakers work the same as globes do, they can't really guarentee them. I'f you play your music at it's max it won't last as long as someone playing it at the bottom end of the hearing spectrim, personally if mine went I wouldn't bother with standard OEM products, I think the after market speakers are way better and in some cases cheaper, depending on the make. I replaced the front 5inch speakers in the doors of my old Toyota Conquest with Sony's and they were mutch better, that was 12 years ago, so I'm sure the products have improved even more sins then.

#438075 What Trim Are These Fiesta Wheels From?

Posted by Jeff4155 on 19 December 2014 - 09:06 PM

Those rims are the exact same as I have, mk7 Titanium spec 16"

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#433240 Mk7.5 Zs - Exhaust Tip

Posted by Jeff4155 on 01 December 2014 - 12:52 PM

I think it would look a bit funny, rather do the proper cut out of the rear defuser and have it come out straight like the ST does

#430160 How did you find the Ford Owners Club?

Posted by Jeff4155 on 21 November 2014 - 07:19 AM


#427729 Is It Just Me?

Posted by Jeff4155 on 12 November 2014 - 07:52 AM

Did I just find a wormhole in Space and time? or did the Doc mess with my Fiesta and converted it into a Delorean DMC?

#425009 What Do You Like Better Mk7 Or Mk7.5?

Posted by Jeff4155 on 03 November 2014 - 09:37 AM

I think it all depends on the model you choose, if you compare a MK7 high spec car with a low spec MK7.5, the chances are good the MK7 will win, personally for me the price won me over with the High Spec MK 7 in my budget with 30k km on the clock still cheaper than the lowest MK 7.5 new out of the box, like I said before, the only way I'll trade up is if its a ST model

#401756 Time To Mod - Aoife

Posted by Jeff4155 on 26 August 2014 - 12:56 PM

O damn! thats bad luck, but good that you tell us, my iphone cable is always wrapped up in that same bin. is the fuse layout not printed on a sticker in the fuse box, or maybe check the handbook.

#399825 Gel Badge Overlays

Posted by Jeff4155 on 20 August 2014 - 09:26 AM

I personally like mine, I think its all about the colour combo you choose, I send my paint specs to the guy who does them in SA and he matched the colour up perfectly, I'f they looked out of place I would have taken them off in a sec, but in all honesty the standard Blue badge looks out of place with the Blue colour of the car, just by looking at them you won't even notice they are only Gels, but then again if I had gone for something like red font with yellow background on the blue car, it would have been a different story.

#397744 Time To Mod - Aoife

Posted by Jeff4155 on 15 August 2014 - 10:44 AM

As I have said before, the tint makes a huge difference, car just looks more upmarket than without, and in my case it helps with the sun as well, good luck with the mods.

#394622 Phoebe The Mk7 S1600 (Pic Heavy)

Posted by Jeff4155 on 06 August 2014 - 09:31 AM

Very nice, I like how you do everything to make it look as if the car came out with it, thanx for the info about the lights, may I ask what the name was for the HID lights that you purchased, so I don't make the same mistake purchasing a cheap set?

#391270 Fiestagirl's Mk7 Titanium

Posted by Jeff4155 on 29 July 2014 - 07:50 AM

very nice, those blue calipers will look great with the white rims

#388495 Light Tint Spray Removal.

Posted by Jeff4155 on 22 July 2014 - 07:14 AM

have you tried thinners on the lenses, that tends to remove anything? sorry I don't know the product, but before sanding the lens try a bit of thinners or metholated spirits, just don't get it on the paintwork of the car, ask Mr. Bean what happens.

#388196 Fiestagirl's Mk7 Titanium

Posted by Jeff4155 on 21 July 2014 - 10:18 AM

i use this




last used it at the start of may and the wheels are still so easy to clean. great stuff and smells awesome too


How many Angels were harmed in the making of this...? :P