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artscot79

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In Topic: A Few Questions About My New Mk2

02 March 2015 - 02:10 AM

Try to answer these the ticking no its not normal sounds like tappets an oil change may help it or it can be a sign its not regularly been serviced

The amp no it sounds like the owner took it out you'll need a ford iso connector from the Sony to the ford wiring and a patch lead so the steering controls work the esp etc will fail an mot there could be many reasons for it you'll need I looked at anything from a faulty wheel bearing to an abs pump fault steering assist failure either the steering pumps gone or there's a leak in the fluid or the electro assist has failed yes the buttons a heated screen button.sounds like a boy racers car and it sounds like you've got a few big bills coming in afraid

In Topic: 1,8 Focus Tdci Mk2 Exhaust

01 March 2015 - 10:59 PM

No you're talking about a u.s mod where they cut the rear silencer out and attatch a flexible metal pipe between the two legal in the u.s not so sure about here you're looking to make it louder by the sounds of it in which case you need to fit a new exhaust

In Topic: Ford Focus Mk1 04 Stereo Head Unit Problem

01 March 2015 - 10:57 PM

Depending on the stereo you got they don't all connect the same way for example when I did mine on my old mk1 on the new connector I had to swap the red and black wires around so you'll need to look at the ford wiring and compare to the new stereo wiring

In Topic: Coding In Two New Remotes

01 March 2015 - 10:38 PM

There is a limit to how many you can code due to cars being stolen with keyless systems dealers are not giving codes out to anyone as you can steal the car with that info very easily as you said you like a thief can get the codes but without fords security access you're stuffed like s thief would be

In Topic: Insurance And Mods

01 March 2015 - 10:35 PM

In the event of an accident the car will be checked by an assessor they have access to build data so they know what came on the car from the factory any deviation Is a modification some they don't bother about some they do the argument is by fitting an st spoiler you make the car more asthetically appealing to a thief .any modification not declared makes the insurance nil and void so you're not covered you then get into the territory of you were driving without valid insurance