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Cutting out

Hi my son has a 2008 1.2 zetec fiesta, when sat on tick over the revs drop as if it is missing also it has cut out on him when he slows down at junctions, battery & alternator have been tested & are O...

2008 Ford Fiesta 1.2 climate zetec
Posted: Sep 12, 2018
Cooling Fan

The cooling fan on the car runs s soon as you turn on the ignition and turns off when the ignition is turned off. Other than this , the car runs well and the temperature gauge works Would this be t...

2008 Ford Fiesta Zetec Blue 1.4L Durateq Manual
Posted: Sep 26, 2017
Brake hoses

How to I disconnect my brake line, my caliper seized so I purchased a new one and I can't disconnect my old brake lines any idea how I do it?

2008 Ford Fiesta 1.25 manual
Posted: Aug 9, 2017
Speedo, Revs, Millage and Speakers

So, odd one.. Few days ago driving to work my speakers cut out (Radio still on and display working) I thought nothing of it and continued. Then it happened again and I noticed that my speedo was stuck...

2008 Ford Fiesta 1.6 Zetec S mk6
Posted: Jul 14, 2017
Car thinks the boot is open

My car keeps telling me my boot is open but when it's 100% locked the dash lights stay on and the interior and footwell lights then shortly later the alarm goes off which is a nightmare! Have no idea ...

2008 Ford Fiesta
Posted: Feb 25, 2017
Heatin fan losing power when changing down gears.

Hello When I slow down and change down through the gears, my heating fan loses power. The heating has also started not heating up once the engine is hot and only blows cold air but then kicks back i...

2008 Ford Fiesta ST150
Posted: Oct 30, 2015
Powertrain warning light flashing

power train warning light flashing car has lost power

2008 Ford Fiesta climate
Posted: Feb 3, 2015
Refs not picking up

removed water pump, and trotel boddy

2008 Ford Fiesta 1.4
Posted: Dec 24, 2014
Front drver side window

When I try to close my window with the 1 touch facility it stops as soon as I take my finger off the button, can anyone help. Thanks

2008 Ford Fiesta zetecstdci 1.6
Posted: Nov 19, 2014
Cutting out when slowing down

Hi, we have a Ford Fiesta 1.4 zetec 2008, we bought this from a private seller. It keeps cutting out when slowing down and when we're about to turn right or left. It seemed to do this more often whe...

2008 Ford Fiesta 1.4 Zetec
Posted: Apr 23, 2014
Coolant fan stays on

my coolant fan stays on when I start the car up and it wont go off even when the car is switched off. I have to disconnect it at the fan. can anyone help thanks..

2008 Ford Fiesta 1.6 TDCi
Posted: Aug 7, 2013
Power train warning lamp

The light comes on after driving about 20 to 30 miles. Turn of the engine then fires up again but the light does not light up until a further few miles. Had a computer reading done with the answer of ...

2008 Ford Fiesta 1560cc zetec climate TDCI manual 5speed
Posted: Feb 15, 2013
Speedo starting at 30mph

Just before Christmas our Ford Fiesta's speedo started on just below 10mph rather than zero. It moves up and down with the change of speed. I did the gauage test and now it starts at around 30mph inst...

2008 Ford Fiesta Zetecc Blue
Posted: Jan 16, 2013
Electric wing mirror

Any info please regarding the cause and how to stop the mirror from making clicking noises and shuddering when closing in when the remote is pressed to lock the doors. It does this several times befor...

2008 Ford Fiesta ghia 1.4
Posted: Nov 25, 2012
CAN BUS fault or not or what is it?

the car has been absolutely brillaint it has only doen 23k miles> It is a Mk6.5 and has started playing up. Heated front screen, rear screen dont work, indicators work outside when arm is up or down ...

2008 Ford Fiesta 1.25 style climate mk6.5
Posted: Oct 24, 2012
Exhaust heat shield

Hi, the heat shield above the back box is hanging down onto the back box and making an annoying rattle. The heatshield has corroded around the fixing points causing it to drop. I was thinking of using...

2008 Ford Fiesta 1.25 style climate
Posted: Sep 16, 2012
Car not starting

Just had the car serviced & mot and all was good. Was out driving this evening and the car lost power. I pulled over to the side of the road and now the car won't start at all. When I try to st...

2008 Ford Fiesta 1.25
Posted: Aug 17, 2012
Boot light not working

The luggage compartment (boot),light has stopped working.When I bought the car it was fine but this year it occasionally did not come on when I opened the boot. Now it has stopped working completely. ...

2008 Ford Fiesta 1.25 zetec
Posted: Dec 9, 2011
Winter tyres question

Hi I have just had a set of winter tyres fitted. They are the same as the original tyres ie 195/50/15. I am just wondering if fords quoted tyre pressures for this size also apply to winter tyres

2008 Ford Fiesta 1.25 Style Climate
Posted: Nov 10, 2011
Screeches and fails to start

Only recently has this started. When trying to start the car it screeches and fails to start. Sometimes it can take as many as five attempts to get the car started. Some mornings it will start up imme...

2008 Ford Fiesta 1.25 Petrol Zetec 3dr
Posted: Oct 11, 2011
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