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    Focus 2.0dtci Ghia estate
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  1. Which Brake Discs/pads?

    Got mine ( Pagid ) when they had a 50% offer and I`m well please with them.
  2. Dpf Removal

    Is there anyone on here that would be able to recommend a company that does DPF removal in the Sussex area please.
  3. Bp Ultimate

    The only reason I use it is because I do so little mileage and relatively short journeys. Perhaps I`m just being paranoid waiting for egr and dpf to go faulty in a 2.0 tdci. In my previous 1.8 I did`t bother.
  4. Bp Ultimate

    Hi Amanda, what size engine and how many miles do you do ?
  5. What Focus Mk2 Should I Get?

    Have a look at www.ashingtonautos.co.uk. There are based in West Sussex and have a good selection of Foci. I`ve bought at least 4 cars off them in the past and also made recommendations to friends.
  6. Ford Sony 6000 Cd Player - Bluetooth?

    Probably not worth it. I took the 6000 out of mine as it didn`t have the Bluetooth modules. I believe there is some info on the forum regarding cost and the upshot was to get an after market radio with all the bells and whistles.
  7. Egr Blank Fitted 1.8 Tdci 08 Plate

    Oh,how I miss humour !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :D
  8. Diesel Particle Filter Fluid

    I believe there has been a recent thread on here regarding the removal of the DPF . It may be worth having a look or perhaps one of the guys on here might know the title of the thread.I`ll probably go down that route as I get close to the mileage.
  9. I wouldn`t touch it either. If they can`t be bothered to have a clean car for inspection and potential faults have been identified from what they can see imagine what might be lurking elsewhere. Also you`re very close to 75k and with the 2.0 tdci engine we all know what that means !!!
  10. I`ve had 3 Focus`s ( or is it Foci ? ) and each of them have had to have the aerial cable changed to enable me to get a proper MW signal. Water seems to ingress after a period of time.
  11. Advice Needed On Rear Fog Light Bulb

    Sod buying presents this Christmas. I`ll just spend it all on myself :D
  12. Advice Needed On Rear Fog Light Bulb

    Oh decisions,decisions.
  13. Hi , I`m just in the process of buying a Cree reversing light bulb but I was wondering if it would be ok to replace the rear fog light with the same type or would it become too bright ? I have a late mk2 estate with the red lens. Many thanks.
  14. Handbrake Not Disengaging

    I wouldn`t worry. Mine still does it occasionally after I`ve washed the car and forgotten to drive it around afterwards.
  15. Handbrake Not Disengaging

    You don`t say how cold it was the previous nights but if you`ve had as much rain as we have in Sussex then it may be one of 2 things. Either the brake froze on due to dampness or more likely there may have have been a slight forming of rust which would have stopped the brake releasing completely. I also park my car on a slight incline and on occasions have just left the car in gear ( especially on nights when I`m expecting a frost ).