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How to replace a Ford C-Max Mk 2 battery inc TDI 2011–2019

When I get a call from the Wife during the day it means one of 2 things. Someone has been hurt or something is broken. Luckily for me, it was the latter. I really didn’t want to spend my afternoon

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How to fix “Exhaust filter limit reached. drive to clean now” (Ford GPF Filter)

We were surprised to see comments by Ford owners on our GPF / Gasoline Particulate filter FAQ asking about the error “Exhaust filter limit reached. drive to clean now“. We were made to believe that unlike the DPF filter, the

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New car sales surge as tax rises loom, diesel sales loose ground

Sales of new cars in the UK hit record levels in March this year as buyers scrambled to make the most of looming car tax rises. March 2017 saw a total of 562,337 cars rolling off dealer forecourts, a rise of

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Ford Diesel Particulate Filter DPF FAQ – Fiesta / Focus / Mondeo

We’ve being doing lots on DPF issues in the last 6 months but for some reason we’ve completely ignored the top selling car manufacturer in the UK. Well that’s all about to change with our mighty Ford DPF frequently asked

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New car sales surge to 10 year high with the Ford Fiesta leading the pack

Car sales in the UK hit a 10-year high in 2014 according to a report by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) with a whopping 2.47 million new cars finding new owners. The figures represent an improvement of 9% compared

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New UK car sales continue to boom, matching records set in the 80’s

Booming new car sales once again hit the headlines this week as figures from the SMMT revealed that April marked the 26th month in a row that new car sales improved. Official figures have shown that sales from the first four months

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UK new car sales up by over 17 percent over the past 2 years, still going strong

Figures from the SMMT have shown that the UK car market is still storming ahead with sales up over 17 percent over the past 2 years. Even though February is seen as a quieter month in the car sales calendar,

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