gillyallan

True Ford Enthusiast
  • Content count

    692
  • Joined

  • Last visited

  • Days Won

    2

gillyallan last won the day on April 18

gillyallan had the most liked content!

1 Follower

About gillyallan

  • Rank
    Too much time on the boards

Profile Information

  • First Name
    allan
  • Ford Model
    Focus 1.0 ecoboost titanium navigation
  • Ford Year
    2017
  • UK/Ireland Location
    Lanarkshire

Recent Profile Visitors

2,560 profile views
  1. gillyallan

    Sync 3 and Andriod Auto

    I didn't use hey Google I just held the car voice button down. Note you do need to hold it down until you're finished talking unlike the sync commands where you press and let go. However the fundamental problem with AA for me was I was unable to answer a call or hang up without physically touching my phone which defeats the purpose and makes it illegal.
  2. gillyallan

    SYNC 3 F7 Maps

    Don't like that site much. Log in with fb or YouTube to gain access. When u click yt it says it gives that site control over my yt account... Erm no thanks.
  3. gillyallan

    Maps again - customer service

    Beginning to hate on Ford over this lack of official map updates on sync 3. You contact via email to Ford UK and they say best to ask your dealer. Ask your dealer and they just say they don't know. Why offer a service and not follow it up. I'm fairly certain it said yearly updates on maps but I could be wrong. My car is 1 year 3 months but never had a map update. Instead they advertise partnering with waze, which so far is ios only via applink.
  4. gillyallan

    Ford pass 2?

    Wish traffic would stay enabled on my app. Keep having to go in and enabling it each time.
  5. gillyallan

    Valet mode?

    You'd be surprised who is watching and if stolen there'll be no claim as fob left inside. I'll go with the unlock then open door and put back in house. Not sure why I didn't think of that before asking. Doh!
  6. gillyallan

    Valet mode?

    Will give it a go next time ta
  7. gillyallan

    Valet mode?

    Probably but I open doors to clean the sills and particularly the boot lower part. Usually have music on also...but yeah it is an option
  8. gillyallan

    Valet mode?

    When I'm washing car myself I'm always a little concerned over leaving fob in the car. As otherwise my doors constantly lock and unlock as I brush against handles, the downside being someone nicking car if I happen to go get something etc. However I'm now wondering if there would be some safer option within valet mode. Is there something in there to majorly limit car? Ie. Not allowed to start.
  9. gillyallan

    Car production

    Something I've often wondered. When you see cars being built in production plant and then rolling off the end. When do they do the time consuming things like bleed the brakes and coolant. Adjust handbrake and other little but important things like that?
  10. gillyallan

    sd sat nav card

    Is v7 more up to date than the poor factory offering on sync 3? I think it's poor from such a large company.
  11. gillyallan

    sd sat nav card

    I get so mad with Ford over maps and the lack of updates.
  12. gillyallan

    Ford pass 2?

    Yeah sometimes it vanishes till next time you connect to car.
  13. gillyallan

    Ford pass 2?

    Today it won't let me accept the latest terms and conditions so can't get into app.
  14. gillyallan

    Ford pass 2?

    Fuel level doesn't seem to work on mine but has oil life as a percentage. Says 92%
  15. gillyallan

    Ford pass 2?

    This is out now. Saying it should show my fuel level now. Will need to check later.