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Author Topic: Diagnostics  (Read 4324 times)

Offline adam1974

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Diagnostics
« on: December 11, 2013, 11:28:16 AM »
Hi All

I'm new to the forum so Hello to you all.

I know it's my first post and it could be a big ask,But is there anyone in the Surrey area Leatherhead/Cobham that has a diagnostic machine so I can find out why my parking sensor's dont work.
I went to Fords and they were going to charge me an hour's labour (around £100 +vat) just to take a look :'(

Kind Regards
Adam

Offline Chrispb

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Re: Diagnostics
« Reply #1 on: December 11, 2013, 11:45:10 AM »
 welcome5

Your welcome to come around to Chatham (about an hour depending on M25)
2009 Kia Sedona GS In Black 2.9CRDI 183PS. 5 Speed Manual WAV.
2003 MK2 Galaxy Ghia In Solid Black 1.9 TDI 115PS. 5 Speed Automatic.

Upgraded Eberspächer booster heater  to independent heating with 7 day timer.

With VCDS lite (full version) need a code clearing or want to scan for faults in the north kent area, PM me.
All for a pint of Strongbow.

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Offline adam1974

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Re: Diagnostics
« Reply #2 on: December 11, 2013, 11:51:02 AM »
Thanks Chris
I will take you up on that offer but it will have to be after the New Year if that's ok  :)

Offline Chrispb

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Re: Diagnostics
« Reply #3 on: December 11, 2013, 11:57:56 AM »
No problem just give me a shout on here :)
2009 Kia Sedona GS In Black 2.9CRDI 183PS. 5 Speed Manual WAV.
2003 MK2 Galaxy Ghia In Solid Black 1.9 TDI 115PS. 5 Speed Automatic.

Upgraded Eberspächer booster heater  to independent heating with 7 day timer.

With VCDS lite (full version) need a code clearing or want to scan for faults in the north kent area, PM me.
All for a pint of Strongbow.

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Re: Diagnostics
« Reply #4 on: December 11, 2013, 09:00:32 PM »
Does your rear washer work?

Offline adam1974

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Re: Diagnostics
« Reply #5 on: January 21, 2014, 10:19:22 AM »
Yes they do  :P

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Re: Diagnostics
« Reply #6 on: January 21, 2014, 12:24:55 PM »
Had the problem with our Mk2 when the a connector  for the rear washer came apart and it's under the passenger seat where the PCB for the parking sensor is located. Emptied the washer bottle into this area, drowned the PCB and killed it.

Ford replacement price is £££££'s and cheapest I've seen on E-bay recently is £82.

Gone back to just parking carefully until I see a better priced one.

Maplin's do rear parking cameras or complete sensor kits  for a lot less.

 

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