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    All the best Smudger. See you in a bit.

    All the best Smudger. See you in a bit.
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    Have you had it on a diagnostic machine? Can you...

    Have you had it on a diagnostic machine? Can you see what the lambda sensors are reading? This might help locate the loss of power as the heaters in the sensors fail and when you are idling, this...
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    Yes that's possible. Just keep an eye on it and...

    Yes that's possible. Just keep an eye on it and replace if it happens again.
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    Those unreliable Renault wiring looms!!! Enjoy...

    Those unreliable Renault wiring looms!!! Enjoy it until the next time....
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    http://www.honestjohn.co.uk/carbycar/land-rover/fr...

    http://www.honestjohn.co.uk/carbycar/land-rover/freelander-2-2006/

    http://www.whatcar.com/car-reviews/used/audi/a3-hatchback/summary/25182-5

    The choice is a very personal one. I often look at...
  6. Thread: Mondeo St 155

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    http://www.pistonheads.com/GASSING/topic.asp?h=0&t...

    http://www.pistonheads.com/GASSING/topic.asp?h=0&t=861460&mid=0&nmt=Mondeo+ST+155+tdci+-+advice+please%3F

    Injector problems on some. Dual mass flywheel/clutch been done? Full Ford service...
  7. Think there is a small module under that switch. ...

    Think there is a small module under that switch. Might be worth checking the wiring where it passes between the door and the car in case of any broken wires. Otherwise a diagnostic check using...
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    So, what's the result then?

    So, what's the result then?
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    Unfortunately there are a few possibles for a...

    Unfortunately there are a few possibles for a Mondeo with these symptoms. Could be EGR valve problem, turbo actuator sticking, turbo vanes sticking, dodgy injector etc etc.
    It will be cheaper in...
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    Dont I know it. Had 2 today and they took some...

    Dont I know it. Had 2 today and they took some working out. Only the French you know....
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    The only reason you will see this equipment in...

    The only reason you will see this equipment in garages is that this company visits every week and offers credit facilities. The garage will be paying this off for a couple of years more than likely....
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    I cannot give you the part numbers for the...

    I cannot give you the part numbers for the modification due to the 2 build codes. You need to speak to the Ford dealer. And you have a 'detailed explained answer'!!! And why do you think you will...
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    So your car has not been serviced for 4 years? ...

    So your car has not been serviced for 4 years? Or 54,000 kms? (33,000 miles) Are you serious?

    There is a wiring modification for a new throttle multi plug and wiring to solve this problem. ...
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    Think you need to find a garage that understands...

    Think you need to find a garage that understands how to do diagnostics. This appears to be another. "if it hasn't got a fault code then there's nothing wrong with it" school of thought.
    Has it been...
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    What a ridiculous statement. They do on a daily...

    What a ridiculous statement. They do on a daily basis here with my customers and they have done me as well but did get my money back eventually. The words Trading Standards, County Court and Local...
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    The last number you have is the one. But the...

    The last number you have is the one. But the first letter looks wrong i.e. 'L'.
    Look at this page from the specialists who list the cross reference number for each one. The rest of the bottom...
  17. I'm sure the driver's log will show who was...

    I'm sure the driver's log will show who was driving and where he was throughout his shift. After all, it is all logged on the computer. There may well be damage to the vehicle and some paint from...
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    The DPF has a pressure sensor. Once the sensor...

    The DPF has a pressure sensor. Once the sensor tells the ECU (computer) it is blocking up then the DPF cleaning takes place. The fuelling via the injectors is altered to raise the temperature in...
  19. Will it run with the MAF disconnected? See if...

    Will it run with the MAF disconnected? See if there is any improvement. You could use some electrical cleaner and spray it on the tiny elements inside the sensor which are in the airflow but do not...
  20. Check battery terminals for cleanliness and...

    Check battery terminals for cleanliness and tightness.
    Check the engine earth strap lead for security and condition. Black lead between the battery negative terminal and the engine/gearbox.
    Check...
  21. http://www.mycarhelpline.com/index.php?option=com_...

    http://www.mycarhelpline.com/index.php?option=com_easydiscuss&view=post&id=1101&Itemid=78

    Go to the bottom of the page and there is a 'How to...' video.

    An alternative way is to jack the car...
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    Toyota are good at recalls and fixing faults. ...

    Toyota are good at recalls and fixing faults. Ford have just done a big one. When was the last time you heard of a French manufacturer doing a big recall? Probably never.
    Scenics with dash...
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    I can't see changing the oil making any...

    I can't see changing the oil making any difference assuming the correct oil is already in there.
    The clutch is in 3 parts.
    1. The clutch plate itself which is sandwiched between the flywheel and...
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    If the noise or thud is coming from inside the...

    If the noise or thud is coming from inside the bellhousing then it is clutch related. If it is coming from outside then check the gearbox mountings.
    Putting it on a 4 post ramp and operating the...
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    Coil pack failing gives a misfire which you would...

    Coil pack failing gives a misfire which you would normally notice.
    Induction roar points to an airflow problem where the throttle is wide open but the air is not going through as fast as it should,...
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