Ford Car Problems & Fixes

Ford owner problems and repairs

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Central locking out of sync, or me just a bit dumb?

Just bought a 1997 Mondeo Ghia 1.8 TD estate. The remote fob or the key in the drivers door lock results in a lock/unlo...

1997 Ford Mondeo 1.8 TD Ghia Estate
Posted: May 26, 2008
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Temperature gauge not functioning

Temp gauge always sits at lowest point, not even in the marked position. Now and again it goes up to normal if in heavy ...

1996 Ford Mondeo 1.8 lx
Posted: May 26, 2008
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Hub nut coming loose

Hey, Dont know if anyone knows why but my front left hub nut (lock nut) keeps comming loose and then due to this, is ...

1997 Ford Mondeo 1.8 16v
Posted: May 25, 2008
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Engine no power

Very odd problem this. if i have under half a tank of petrol and i turn sharp right, all power to the engine gradually s...

2004 Ford Focus ST170
Posted: May 24, 2008
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Brake lights on all the time

The brake lights are on all the time. If they go out, as soon as I press the accelerator they come back on. I've already...

1997 Ford Fiesta 1.4 Ghia
Posted: May 23, 2008
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Noisy engine

Noisy engine when travelling at speed. Sounds like it needs to go up a gear. Cant hear it at ticking over or low gear, u...

1999 Ford Focus 2.0 ghia
Posted: May 20, 2008
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Has to be hydraulic lifters

hi my st has been making tappet noises, i got mobile mech to come to fix it, now the noise is worse and my mech wont com...

1997 Ford Mondeo st24 v6
Posted: May 20, 2008
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Coolert fan not working

1993 Ford Escort
Posted: May 17, 2008
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Heater only blowing out hot air

My daughter's Ka only blows out hot air. She got the car in December and had a full RAC check done on it and this probl...

1998 Ford KA
Posted: May 16, 2008
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Overheating

Hi, I have a ford fiesta 2002 zetec s. when i'm driving on the motorway the temp is fine at about the speed limit but...

2002 Ford Fiesta zetec s
Posted: May 14, 2008
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Engine rotates every time but occasionaly wont start

my engine rotates every time but three times over the last 2 weeks it has failed to start. I try to start the car 3 time...

1997 Ford Galaxy 2.0 manual, petrol
Posted: May 14, 2008
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Middle box exhaust

Hi, my middle box is loose on my car and just wanted to no how much it would cost for a new one and fitting? many...

1996 Ford Fiesta 1.3
Posted: May 13, 2008
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Power steering fluid loss

hi all could someone please give me some information, i have a ford focus 1.6 xl on a 02 plate..i have started to get a...

2002 Ford Focus 1.6 lx
Posted: May 12, 2008
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Overheating

Ford mondeo 2001 2.0 any advice, complete novice to engines! I got my car from auction eight wks ago. all good, on my wa...

2001 Ford Mondeo zetek 2.0
Posted: May 9, 2008
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ENGINE SPEED

ENGINE REVS UP WHEN YOU TOUCH BRAKE PEDAL WHEN STATIONARY AT TRAFFIC LIGHTS AT ROAD JUNCTIONS ETC ONCE OR TWICE IN A HOU...

2003 Ford Mondeo 2.0 duratek
Posted: May 8, 2008
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Noisey driver

My Escort is very noisey to drive. have had wheels balanced and tracking checked but noise continues.No vibration on ste...

2000 Ford Escort 1.6 Finesse
Posted: May 8, 2008
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Steering Fluid?

Having recently topped up the steering fluid, I started my car which lead to a scraping noise, upon this noise, i took a...

1998 Ford Mondeo 1.8 LX Manual
Posted: May 6, 2008
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Clutch Problem

I have a Ford Courier, and whilst driving today broke down on motorway and couldn't get any gears. The clutch pedal is f...

2000 Ford Escort
Posted: May 2, 2008
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Misfire/eratic idle

the car seems to misfire especially when cold and when its hot at 60-70 mph.there seems to be a lack of power when i acc...

1997 Ford Escort GTi
Posted: Apr 30, 2008
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