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Old 09-20-2011, 10:02 AM   #1
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center cluster display mod

has anyone attempted to activate the other icons in the center cluster? like the heated seat icon, and the outside temp? it seems like that information is already on the network....


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Old 09-20-2011, 11:09 AM   #2
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you mean after changing out the stock radio cluster?

I still have outside temp.
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Old 09-20-2011, 11:20 AM   #3
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well i am keeping my stereo. theres nothing wrong with the sound the audiophile system makes. but none of that information has ever shown up on that screen. just the station and time. the lense over the station/ time is blue but the lense that covers the heated seats, fan speed, and temp is red.
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lets see if this works. if not http://www.flickr.com/photos/65735427@N08/6166332121/


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to get the temp some of the 08s came with the unit installed and just needed "activated" but some you actually have to buy the unit for it to work.
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The information center is a inner changeable with other Ford vehicles. This is why there is more "icons" n "Info" that you can see but won't appear with the focus
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Fan speed and inside cabin temps for hvac won't work in the Focus.
They light up in my aunt's Escape Limited; it also displays the date on hers since she has the Navigation unit

My Never had the compass and the outside temp but when I swapped a different radio face unit on in an attempt to self install sync I gained the temp display but it doesn't work because I have no sensor and it'll just say it's 50F out all the time
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why it cant just pick up the iat off of the bus....
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sorry to change the subject somewhat but did you goes from the single cd to the 6 disc sync phokus? im looking to do the same install and was wondering how you did it , will the 6 disc hook right up the single cd plug ins?
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