Budding Enthusiast
  • Content Count

  • Joined

  • Last visited

About Jonson

  • Rank
    Settling In Well

Profile Information

  • First Name
  • Gender*
  • Ford Model
    Fiesta ST-Line X 140
  • Ford Year
  • UK/Ireland Location

Recent Profile Visitors

1,169 profile views
  1. Jonson

    Fiesta Mk8 Satnav GPS issues / fault

    Won't it be using the duff car GPS though?
  2. Jonson

    Sync 3 Map Update Issue

    Doesn't the Ford faq say that if no log file is generated, try to run update again, system will recognise it has already been applied and generate a log file if there isn't one?
  3. Thanks - I was also rather surprised that it would do this when warmed up.
  4. Yep, after 40 miles/ 1 hour driving, 2018 fiesta, everything else fine exactly as you described.
  5. Just noticed mine doing the same in this weather (after 1hour+ driving) and was wondering the same as you - guess it's normal....?
  6. Jonson

    Mk8 gearchange

    I sometimes get quite a loud clonk when going in to or out of 2nd, but the actual gear lever action doesn't feel bad. Don't think it did this at new, not sure when it started. Was doing it during hot summer months too.
  7. Jonson

    Mountune induction pipes?

    Thanks, yep, got a K&N.
  8. I would like a little more induction and turbo noise on my 1.0 ecoboost - can anyone advise on the effect of the mountune primary / secondary / hardpipe - individually or in combination? I don't want to go stupidly loud, and will be keeping the original airbox. TIA
  9. Jonson

    Access to front fogs on Mk8 St line?

    Perfect! Thanks very much, I did google it but didn't find that video.
  10. The manual says that on the Stline and Vignale you use a screwdriver to prise off the surround to the front fogs and then you can remove the fixing screws to take the lamp out and change the bulb. I had a brief look at it and the black trim/surround doesn't want to come off easily - anyone done this and know the trick for removal without messing up the paint?
  11. Jonson

    MK8 Footwell lights

    Thanks to all on this thread with the various info. I fitted my Ford footwell lights and they are very good - ambient indeed, a nice touch. I used a mirror to see where the driver side wire was. It uses the clip on the electrical connector to fix in a hole with the connector pins facing the driver, so if you reach under the panel and locate it by touch, it actually comes out really easily if you press down on the clip at the top and pull it directly towards the front of the car. No need for removing anything.
  12. Jonson

    Warning chimes changed sound?

    Yep, seem to come from a speaker near the dials somewhere. And weirdly - now back to normal.....
  13. Here's an odd one: for no apparent reason, as of this morning, the sound of my warning beeps/chimes for park sensor and door open have changed - it's gone sort of quieter, more high pitched and tinny. Hard to explain but it's very noticeable. Anyone else had this?
  14. Jonson

    MK8 Turning off Traffic Announcements

    Am I right in saying that when a TA is playing, the 2 on screen options of Cancel and Close both do the same thing? Ie they both stop the current announcement and leave TA turned on? I would have thought that one of them is supposed to turn TA off completely. ..?
  15. Jonson

    Impressive MK8 1.0 EcoBoost 140 MPG

    See my post above. Mine does it regular as clockwork from a trip reset - at 235 miles driven the mpg drops off a cliff, then at 280 miles driven instantly goes back up about 8mpg.