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  1. lst

    MK8 ST Line spare wheel

    Looking at the 'build and price' on fords website, the 14" spare is the option for the fiesta, looking on ebay, most are all 15" - which would be correct?
  2. lst

    About to look at an ST-2

    After reading another thread here, make sure the catalytic converter hasn't been removed.
  3. lst

    Mk8 Hill start assist

    Mine's been on since I had the car, nearly 1600 miles on the clock.
  4. lst

    Mk8 ST-Line X 140 early impressions

    On mine, I switch ignition on, wait for sync to start up, then press the buttons together for 5 secs. It then enters a speaker test mode, which you exit to access the rest of the diagnostics. I have the B&O play, don't know whether that makes a difference? Couldn't work out how to make the icon in the menu for this though...
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    Mk8 ST-Line X 140 early impressions

    It's the ►►▌ in the top pic, and the ►▌ on the steering wheel. I got the menu when the car was running, I guess as long as the car is on, you should be able to access it.
  6. lst

    MK8 Eco coach: do you have it?

    Nope, no 'eco coach' screen for my Vignale, and the manual still lists it with the vin filter on 😕 I'm guessing ford just use the same manual for all cars, and use the ' Some menus may show features as used in different models, so may appear different to you on your vehicle.' as a disclaimer......
  7. lst

    Fiesta B&O radio no sound

    I had this at the weekend with my B&O audio. Before it happened I had washed my car. I had to keep unlocking my car as it kept auto locking, and the jet wash would set the alarm off. I'm guessing it was locked/unlocked about 10-20 times in about 30 mins. When I went to drive the car after washing it, I had no beeps, audio wouldn't budge from 0, there was even no 'click' sound when I used the indicators. I stopped the car, and did a full sync reset, and still had the same problem. Drove around for about 30 mins, turned the car off, then on again and it worked. I'm wondering if its a power saving 'feature' if the battery gets too low (not that the battery should get low on a 5 month old car), but then start/stop worked fine...
  8. lst

    MK8 Fiesta - Permanent Live Fuses ?

    Just a single dashcam, a nextbase 512g that I've had a couple of years. Start/Stop works fine for me, but It's probably too early to say if it affects start/stop, but will definitely keep and eye on that.
  9. lst

    MK8 Fiesta - Permanent Live Fuses ?

    Just to confirm, I've now hard wired my dashcam, and fuse no.5 is permanently live 👍
  10. lst

    Mk8 ST-Line X 140 early impressions

    Yeah, it does show the temperature setting on the screen, I've just tried the voice command in my Vignale and it doesn't do temperature voice command 😞
  11. lst

    Mk8 ST-Line X 140 early impressions

    Should be able to? commands are : (copied from handbook) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Climate Control Note: Not available through the system on all models. Voice Command Description Set temperature to ___ °F Set temperature to ___ °F Set a temperature between 60°F (15.5°C) and 85°F (29.5°C). (temperature high | (high | maximum | max) [temperature [on]]) Max temperature Max temperature Set the temperature to maximum. (temperature low | (low | minimum | min) [temperature [on]]) Min temperature Min temperature Set the temperature to minimum. Add the required temperature to the command. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Haven't tried it yet, and doesn't look like you can control the blower speed (which was useful when I had my 2012 Focus Titanium X)
  12. lst

    MK8 fuel economy

    Around 37-38 mpg day to day use around town (some journeys I really should walk), and longer trips i.e A roads/motorways, have seen around 43-45 mpg. Fiesta Vignale 1.0 140bhp
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    MK8 Fiesta - Permanent Live Fuses ?

    I think I remember reading the accessory sockets (cig) only stay live for 75 mins after ignition is turned off. Looking at the fuse chart, I would guess that fuse no.5 lock/unlock would be live at all times, but that's only a guess without checking..
  14. lst

    Stoplock for Fiesta Mk8?

    Thanks, I'll have a look at that.
  15. Hi All, Any idea which stoplock fit's a mk8 Fiesta steering wheel? The stoplock application guide only goes up to the mk7, which it's only the airbag or stoplock pro elite that fit that. Anyone used one for a mk8, or any other suggestions?