|Yesterday 04:05 AM|
Here is the other Focus in the stable. Now have the MK1 now 2 and would love the 3 in time.... lets see...
2010 XR5 or UK version is the ST225 turbo 2.5ltr Volvo motor.
Greatest car I have enver owned.
|08-22-2015 10:58 PM|
Through the forums I had narrowed it down to
coil pack.... I did paymy local dealer to diagnose
and all that gained me was a loss of $160 to tell
me the same as this forum......so a new coil later
$190 Fomoco and shes firing full noise now 😊
|08-22-2015 08:48 PM|
Yeah its called pay someone to find and fix the problem.
|08-13-2015 05:04 AM|
Hey Sailor, didnt get the wheels, will look at new later on.
I have a problem though that I hope some of you technical experts can help me with .... bit of background on how the car is behaving now
105,000km, slight waterpump leak, nothing major, even so unmajor its not really worth worrying about at the moment, but we may need to swap out.
The car is surging, quite rough when you excelerate slightly heavier than average. Not flat to the floor but quicker than a slight speed increase through the gears. If I let it go slowly up through the gears, there is no surge. Happens in all gears. Fluids are all fine, oil, steer, clutch, radiator etc.
No mods on the car, did have the overheating problem a while back but the thermostat and housing was all replaced.
Could it be the timing belt is playing up ? No warning lights at all.
Any help would be great gang... cheers
|07-10-2015 11:16 PM|
They don't mention the offset to help, but if they fit a Fiesta they should be OK (not a RWD offset).
Post up in wheels & Tires to see if anyone recognizes them/has more info..
215/45-17 would work for a bit of stretch, they're almost too wide stock for the 7" wheels Ford used on the ST/SVT.
Convert from that for anything wider & lower to match the diameter.
|07-10-2015 11:05 PM|
Howdy gang, do you know if these wheels will fit my MK1 Sedan ?
Speedline Corse 17" wheels | Wheels, Tyres & Rims | Gumtree Australia Canning Area - Queens Park | 1082729051
4 x 108 stud pattern,
What size rubber would fit on these wheels ?
|06-19-2015 02:57 AM|
All fixed...cracked inner tube....sure hope the piece is not in the head somewhere eeek!
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|06-18-2015 03:17 AM|
Wifey cooked the LR on route to music lessons for the girls on the weekend, ouch!! it was a live thing over the phone..... "Why is the needle on Red baby" hahaha car chugged and chugged and made it home... Thermo fans were screaming...
So when I got home took a look after filling her up with water again.... yep... pouring out of the bottom of the thermostat housing... reckon I got a crack under there somewhere...
So thanks for the local Ford dealer, $200 later, I have a new Thermostat, seal and housing to put on tomorrow and then a fill of fresh coolant...
Any tips for the swap out ?
|02-21-2015 09:36 AM|
|02-21-2015 09:08 AM|
I had a play with some photoshop today and gave it a 40mm lowered suspension and some variety of rims for you to give your judgement on..... as I need help to decide what the future of the girl is....
I either go down the line of 17inch Rim and 45 Tyre or keep the 15inch Rim and 65 tyre....
White Multi RS -
Gold 7 Spoke -
Gold 5 Spoke -
Original 7 Spoke Chrome -
Black XXR Polished Outer Rim -
ST170 Grey -
Siliver XXR Polished Outer Rim -
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