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Heater/Air con and Cruise Control not working

Heater/Air con and Cruise Controls suddenly stopped working. Could it be fuses. Are they both connected

2004 Ford Mondeo 2.0 diesel tdci
Posted: Apr 25, 2008
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Windscreen washer bottle to be replaced.

The windscreen washer bottle has split due to the very cold weather during the winter months expanding the contents. I have bought a replacement bottle but on trying to remove the damaged reservoir ha...

1998 Ford Mondeo 2.0 Zetec manual
Posted: Apr 24, 2008
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Cold heater

The heater in my car is cold. I've wasted money having a new thermostat housing as the temp gauge is still in the middle where it was before. It's as if the climate control is saying the temperature h...

2001 Ford Mondeo 2 litre ghia auto petrol
Posted: Apr 24, 2008
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Cutting out really sluggish

hi my problem started today with flat battery which i charged and put on.then on start up it was running eratically losing revs now it cuts out when stopping or engaging clutch and is very sluggish.i...

1993 Ford Escort ghia estate
Posted: Apr 23, 2008
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Oil leak

i notice the other day i had oil leak coming from the transmission unit next to the clutch housing at the front of the car any ideas where is might be coming from and could it be serious also i use ...

2000 Ford Fiesta manual
Posted: Apr 23, 2008
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Smoking

Car started up fine but as i went to drive off the kerb whilst turning the steering wheel there was a loud grinding struggling noise that seemed to come from the front passenger wheel. Once turned the...

2000 Ford KA
Posted: Apr 20, 2008
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Chugging

hi, just bought a second hand ford focus zetec 2001, 72000 miles and after approx 20miles of driving the car has started to chugg when accelerating when moving off or after changing gear the engine li...

2001 Ford Focus 1.8 zetec
Posted: Apr 17, 2008
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FRONT WHEEL HUB

i think my front wheel bearing is damaged,but i have got a second hand hub with the bearings.is it easy to remove the existing hub and replace it with my second hand unit.

1997 Ford Escort GTI
Posted: Apr 15, 2008
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Spedo not working

Hi my spedo is not owrking, my friend has looked at it and said i may need a new cable but am having trouble getting one. I ohone a local part place who say it's an electric spedo and has no cable ? a...

2000 Ford Mondeo 1.6 lx
Posted: Apr 14, 2008
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Hesitation in acceleration

Recently noticed a flat spot as I accererate hard. Seems to come in at c.3,250 revs and goes away at c.3,750 when full power kicks in again - there is no mechanical noise, nor smoke, nor any other p...

2004 Ford Focus 1.8 TDCI 115ps
Posted: Apr 14, 2008
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Car won't start in morning

My car won't start first thing in morning. It turns over fast enough and tries to fire but it won't. If I leave it for 10 minutes and try again it starts first time. This was only happening frequently...

2000 Ford Mondeo 2.5 V6 Petrol. Manual
Posted: Apr 14, 2008
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Car to keen to pull away

Wife's car,you start the car,1.25 zetec fiesta auto,tick's over about 900rev's you put the car into drive or reverse,and the car wants to go even with you foot hard down on the brakes,the car rises up...

1998 Ford Fiesta 1.25 zetec auto 98
Posted: Apr 14, 2008
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Internal door handle

how to remove the window winder to gain access to the inside door compartment, to repair the internal door handle which has snapped.

1999 Ford Escort 55 van
Posted: Apr 13, 2008
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Minibus transit vibration

Hi, I got a minibus transit 2003. recently I found that at the speed of 60 to 70 mile/h there is a quite important vibration comming from the front passenger side . Could some one have an idea? I ch...

2003 Ford S-Max mini bus transit
Posted: Apr 13, 2008
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Front wheel bearings

could anyone tell me if it is easy enough to fit the front wheel bearings without a hydraulic press.

1997 Ford Escort GTi
Posted: Apr 12, 2008
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Misfire

my car misfires between 60-70 mph,i have changed the leads and the coil pack but this doesnt have solved the problem.any advice would be welcome

1997 Ford Escort GTi
Posted: Apr 12, 2008
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Engine

Hello my problem with my ford 1.3 fiesta finness 2003. 38,000 miles on clock. is when iam sat at lights etc, theres a sound from the engine. It sounds like a minor cough, had it for a few days now. C...

2003 Ford Fiesta 1.3 finness
Posted: Apr 11, 2008
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Plate bulbe

Hi, I had yesterday the exact problem of an old message. Could someone help please. (I was changing one of my numberplate bulbs when i saw a spark and the other bulb stopped working aswell (Silly ...

2000 Ford Focus ghia
Posted: Apr 11, 2008
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Engine playing up?

other day made silly mistake of leaving oil cap off and oil got everywhere. whether this is relevant or not i dont know. Currently the car is, when on the motorway at a consistent high speed, cutt...

1999 Ford Focus
Posted: Apr 11, 2008
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FUSE BLOWING

my friend has an 1995 escort, but when ever h turns on the full beam fuses blow! any suggestions?

1995 Ford Escort 1.6
Posted: Apr 10, 2008
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