Ford Car Problems & Fixes

Ford owner problems and repairs

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Car Chugging

Car Chugging Hi, Hoping someone may help me wit ha problem i have with my ford fiesta zetec 1.4 on a 04 reg, i have not...

2004 Ford Fiesta 1.4 petrol zetec
Posted: Nov 27, 2007
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Radiator blocked

top of radiator getting hot bottom half cold

2000 Ford Fiesta manual
Posted: Nov 25, 2007
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Flashing glow plug light

lost most of the power, feels like prob with turbo,no probs starting,but glow plug light flashing.

2002 Ford Mondeo 2.0tdci
Posted: Nov 24, 2007
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How to program a new key

hi does anyone know how to program a new key to the car i do have the original red key cheers

1996 Ford Escort 1.6 lx
Posted: Nov 22, 2007
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Radiator blocked

i think that my radiator on m fiesta may be blocked i have been told to take the thermostat out and run it without it w...

2000 Ford Fiesta manual
Posted: Nov 19, 2007
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Changing thermostat

to change thermostat do i need to take the alternator off or do i this need to loosen the two bolts off and pull it out

2000 Ford Fiesta 1.3 manual
Posted: Nov 12, 2007
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Speedometer Faulty

My speedometer stops working around 28mph and doesn't start again until around 68-69mph, it's a real problem with the am...

2002 Ford Mondeo 2.0 TDCI
Posted: Nov 12, 2007
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Wont start

when i turn the car over it wont start or rotate the only thing that happens is the fans start turning all the rest of t...

2000 Ford Mondeo 2.5cc manual
Posted: Nov 9, 2007
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Cold start problem

i drive an r reg ford escort 18td that point blank will not start without a push first start every day, it turns over bu...

1997 Ford Escort 18TD
Posted: Nov 9, 2007
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Heating

car is getting very warm within 5 minutes of running it the top hose is very hot while the bottom two are cold thermosta...

2000 Ford Fiesta manual
Posted: Nov 9, 2007
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Filler

hi,is there an easy way of removeing filler from blast clean metal parts????

2000 Ford Escort
Posted: Nov 8, 2007
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TOWING EYE BOLT BROKE IN FRONT

ANY IDEA HOW IT COULD OFF GOT BROKEN AND ALSO WHERE I COULD GET A TOWING EYE COVER FROM CAR IS A FIESTA MK5 THANKS

2000 Ford Fiesta manual
Posted: Nov 8, 2007
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Glow plugs

how easy is it to change the glow plugs for a non mechanic???

2000 Ford Escort 1.8 deisel
Posted: Nov 6, 2007
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Complete Shutdown

hi all,hope someone can help.it all started a few days ago after putting fuel in,as i attempted to start the car,it just...

1993 Ford Escort orion 1.6i 16v lx
Posted: Oct 31, 2007
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Losing power

I recently bought the car and after it standing on my drive for a few days i noticed a puddle of oil underneath, i have ...

1996 Ford Escort 1.8 TD LX
Posted: Oct 27, 2007
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Engine failure

the oil light came on and within 5 miles started losing power then the engine started shuddering and cut out, got towed ...

1998 Ford Escort 1.4 silouette
Posted: Oct 25, 2007
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Strange noise when turning left

For the last week, when I drive the car left, I hear a strange whirring sound at the front of the car coming from undern...

2000 Ford Mondeo V reg zetec
Posted: Oct 14, 2007
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Need engine rebuild

1998 Ford Fiesta 1.4L 16v zetec-s
Posted: Oct 10, 2007