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When I turn the headlights on, it turns the radio off

If I turn the headlights on then the radio switches off and cannot be turned on again. Sometimes it may come back on for a short period of time then go off again. If I drive with no lights on then radio works fine

2004 Ford Galaxy 2.3
Posted: Nov 21, 2022
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Difficulty in getting into gear

Clutch fully depressed but cannot select gear’s cleanly

2020 Ford Fiesta ST Line
Posted: Nov 20, 2022
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Boot will not open

The boot will not open with the key( that is when manually using the key on the slot) or the switch. It clicks when pressing the button but will not open.

2004 Ford Fiesta 1.6i
Posted: Nov 19, 2022
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Ambient air temp reading low on the dash.

The air temp reads very low, between -5 and 5 °. Had the ambient sensor changed by a local garage but it dit not fix the fault and they were clearly not competent to diagnose the problem. It seems that this fault affects the climate contro...

2017 Ford Kuga ST line X TDCI
Posted: Nov 18, 2022
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Heating Stays cold after switching off ignition

Temperature Control diconnects from hesat exchager after switching off igntion

2009 Ford Fiesta 1.4 Titanium
Posted: Nov 16, 2022
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Starting

Never had a problem with this car went to shop turned car off no problem s at all went back to it won’t start any ideas

2007 Ford KA 1300
Posted: Nov 16, 2022
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Engine knock

Bottom end of engine blown fragments in oil oil all gone no dash warnings

2022 Ford Kuga 2.0 st line x edition
Posted: Nov 15, 2022
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Electrical problem, all near side electrics not working including door locks, wing mirror, Windows, plus front and back parking sensors

Started with passenger side front door saying it was open when not. The passenger side wouldn't lock then back door was deadlocked windows not working side mirror not working

2010 Ford S-Max 2.0 TDCI
Posted: Nov 15, 2022
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Front Wheel Bearing

I’m replacing the front wheel bearing and the bearing has on one side a magnetic strip which is used by the ABS sensor All the U Tube videos say this strip should be inserted into the bearing facing onwards towards the engine. But on th...

2004 Ford Streetka Luxury
Posted: Nov 15, 2022
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2014 ford Kuga automatic 20ltr

First of all the car not start from the first time when you press the button it's like it's starting twice and the car is shaking Second suddenly a noice from engine like something is hitting taking they say maybe is the gearbox but now one...

2014 Ford Kuga 20
Posted: Nov 13, 2022
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Water pump has failed for the 4th time in 7 years.

146000 miles on the clock. anyone else had multiple water pump issues resulting in overheating of the engine? Had a replacement at 28000, 90000, 118000 and now again at 146000....

2015 Ford Mondeo 2.0 Zetec Econetic TDCi
Posted: Nov 10, 2022
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Automatic gearbox problems

When you drive for long distances the engine management light comes on soon you stop then the car can’t reverse, takes up to 5 minutes then you can reverse please help thanks.

2013 Ford Fiesta Titanium C X auto
Posted: Nov 9, 2022
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Front windscreen wipers stop midway in rain

To whom it may concern, I am a pensioner, I own a Ford Fiesta 1.2 2010, is a really good car and I am unable to afford to replace it, however, my windscreen wipers stopped working when on the motorway as it was raining hard, they suddenly s...

2010 Ford Fiesta 1.2
Posted: Nov 8, 2022
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Problem with the Ka engine stall while riding

when engine stall you swith engine of and back on runs perfect for n moment and do the same

2007 Ford KA 1.3 l
Posted: Nov 8, 2022
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Windscreen wash doesnt work

My car failed its MOT. The water for windscreen wash doesn't work. Mechanic put new pump but still doesn't work....any ideas

2013 Ford B-MAX 1.4
Posted: Nov 4, 2022
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Running lumpy now won’t start.

2009 1.6 cdti titanium. From cold it started perfectly but would run very lumpy to start with and I would lose revs annd power and sounded to me as if there wasn’t enough fuel getting up. Stopped the car to get it towed to a safe place a...

2009 Ford Focus 1.6 cdti
Posted: Nov 3, 2022
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Clutch pedal

Car gets stuck in 1st and reverse,also brake petal slowly sinks,but some times if you pump the brake pedal car will come out of stuck gear

2003 Ford Galaxy 1.9tdi
Posted: Nov 2, 2022
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70 plate puma st line x gear box fell apart inside whilst driving .

JUST AS IT SAYS IN THE OTHER REPORT NOISE IN THE TRANSMISION OF A FORD PUMA SOUNDS LIKE COINS IN A WASHING MACHINE I PURCHASHED THIS CAR FROM HARTWELL FORD 17000 MILES I TOOK IT BACK IN THE FIRST WEEK (PROBABLY 50/60 MILES ) AND THE TECHNI...

2020 Ford Puma St line x 1.0
Posted: Oct 31, 2022
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Drivers window only opens to halfway down

window opens as normal but slows and stops when reaching halfway down.

2018 Ford Fiesta 1.0 ecoboost
Posted: Oct 30, 2022
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Loss of tyre pressure, no leaks! on new Focus

Tyres lose pressure and need to be pumped up every week. All tyres and valves etc have been checked with no leaks found.

2020 Ford Focus eco-boost
Posted: Oct 28, 2022
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