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Shock

U passed my car mot with no advisory when clearly for last 3 yrs shock on advisory and bulb clearly not been replaced so...

2013 Ford KA 12
Posted: Jun 28, 2021
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Petrol fumes in the car

can smell petrol in the car especially when parked with the engine running but there is no petrol leaks anywhere in the ...

2015 Ford KA 1.2 zetec
Posted: Mar 6, 2021
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Intermittent stiff gearbox - SOLVED

Increasing difficulty in selecting into the 5th / reverse plane, and gear lever generally stiff, not springing back into...

2009 Ford KA 1.2 RU08 (Fiat 500)
Posted: Mar 4, 2021
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Cutting out and A button comes on

Cutting out then the A button comes on. I have to switch engine off completely then wait a few minutes before starting i...

2015 Ford KA 1.4
Posted: Jan 17, 2021
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Brake warning light flickers

On a rough road or a jerky gear change the brake warning light flickers, definitely full of brake fluid and handbrake do...

2008 Ford KA zetec
Posted: Nov 26, 2020
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Sometimes the mileage flashes , but recently when I turn the key to start the car, the time keeps flashing , I’ve tried restarting it and it’s permanently flashing . What could this be ?

Sometimes the mileage flashes , not all the time , just occasionally. Now the clock is permanently flashing when I turn ...

2009 Ford KA 1.2
Posted: Oct 12, 2020
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Frost light on dash permanently on

Frost light on dash stays on even in warm weather

2016 Ford KA Zetec
Posted: Sep 7, 2020
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Electric power steeering

the yellow steering wheel symbol on the dashboard comes on when driving

2009 Ford KA 1.3 petrol
Posted: Jan 3, 2020
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Electrical issues

I had the bonnet up checking the oil n water. Could just b a coincidence but when that was done n I drove it for the fir...

2004 Ford KA sublime
Posted: Nov 5, 2018
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Engine does not start

I was driving when the fan belt broke. I was stalled and had the belt replaced. when I tried to start the vehicle the en...

2012 Ford KA Fiesta Sedan
Posted: Aug 23, 2018
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Starting

To the person who asked for more info. 1299cc petrol. KA takes 2 3 or 4 times to start when cold. Thanks

2008 Ford KA 1299 cc petrol
Posted: Apr 15, 2018
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Starting

Same prob with KA but getting worse. Sometimes when cold will not start. After 2 3 or 4 times okay. When running perfect...

2008 Ford KA
Posted: Apr 15, 2018
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Starting

Starts 1st time most of time. Some times it will turn over but not start. Leave a minute or so. Maybe 2 3 or 4 times an...

2008 Ford KA
Posted: Mar 9, 2018
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Electrical lights on dash

There's a few dim lights which are on the dash board which the garage has pointed out to me they've checked my car over ...

2014 Ford KA
Posted: Feb 23, 2018
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Oil Pressure Warning Light

Just bought KA for my daughter when driving oul light comes on at low revs. Checked oil and there is plenty of oil

2007 Ford KA 1.3
Posted: Nov 4, 2017
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Cold start

About five weeks ago, it had rained in morning. When I sat in my opel astra 2000, upon starting all the lights came on b...

2000 Ford KA OPEL Astra
Posted: Oct 16, 2017
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No spark to plugs

i changed a clutch on this car but had to disconnect the battery now after finishing the work the car doesn't start even...

2008 Ford KA 1.o
Posted: Aug 26, 2017
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Juddering when cooling fan comes on.

When the engine cooling fan the whole car judders. I've had the fan and mounting out and bench tested it and it runs qui...

2015 Ford KA 1.2 zetec white series
Posted: Jun 24, 2017
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Passnger Airbag WArning Light

I have a Passenger Airbag Warning Light showing. OBDI Reader shows no Codes. Vehicle has been to an Auto Electrician but...

2013 Ford KA Studio 2013
Posted: May 8, 2017
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Door locks operating at random and windows going up and down

My partner has a ford ka she brought it second hand. She just drive it the length of NZ 800 or so km when she arrived at...

2001 Ford KA
Posted: Apr 16, 2017
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