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  1. General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys and girls my work Colleague recons his standard 2008 focus St is quicker than my mapped and dpf removed 535d? Thoughts anyone. Oh he isn't willing to set this supposition.
  2. General BMW Discussions
    What it is I recently down graded my car from a focus st to a 325ci to free up sum cash no longer need the cash so was now thinking of upgrading to an e46 m3 am just a little concerned on the fuel costing as I do quite a lot of driving my st was not good on fuel but was prepared to pay it for...
  3. BFuk Open Topic
    Sir, Sadly, I don't know how to upload vids to our website (somebody please explain?) :sarcastic . Otherwise I'd have downloaded this one..... . Has anyone seen the internet news report of the Nutter B*stard driving a blue Focus in Manchester ? :eek It was captured on CCTV - Nutter had...
  4. BFuk Open Topic
    got a 52 reg focus and the buttons have gone on the key for the locking etc, the car had 2 keys a master the the normal one, the master isnt a remote one and has a bluespot on, the remote is the 3 button type, ford want 130 qiud plus one hours labour to reprogram, now i know how to reprogram the...
  5. BFuk Open Topic
    slithered into focus DIY today much cheapness and many bargins to be had,bought myself a nice quality rubber mallet for just over 2 quid ya never know when ya gonna need one to beat ya suspension or wheels ta death at some point..:hihi car cleaning stuff was dog poo cheap too, big bottle of...
  6. BFuk Open Topic
    went out for the day in her indoors 09 focus TDCI sludger (not really driven it much in the past) and:mad its a truly awful car ... engine- wheezy and rough as fook and more life in a tramps vest! gearbox- like a wooden spoon in a bowl of thick porridge with rocks in it! brakes-all or nothing...
  7. Introductions
    Hi everyone, Just got home from picking up my 05 320d se, feels a bit guttless compared to my remapped ST3, but the 48mpg on the way home, rather than 28mpg sort of makes up for it. Remap and 18's are on the cards for it when the wife allows :sarcastic
  8. BFuk Open Topic
    so the mrs wants to learn to drive she has got her heart set on a ford focus but im saying a 316i compact but she is scared of having a rear wheel drive :hihi probably my fault for having a bit of fun in the wet on roundabouts :lol:lol should i let her get a focus or should i surprise her and...
  9. BFuk Open Topic
    so i was at work on road test when a police officer in a ford focus came tearing past me straight through red lights on a 4 way junction without looking and side swiped a bmw e46 3 series and flipped it 3 times. the bmw involved was from a local garage accross the road from me a customer car...
  10. BFuk Open Topic
    amazingly the wifes focus has blown both dipped beam bulbs, got to replace em tomorrow are halfords brilliance bulbs worth the extra (quite a bit) or not
  11. BFuk Open Topic
    This might be a daft question guys but if you dont know then you dont know! Once the weather warms up just a wee bit im going to change the coolant on the sister n laws e36 318. Now the other one wants me to do the same on her 51 plate Focus Zetec. Ive only ever changed the coolant on bimmers...
  12. BFuk Open Topic
    I've recently aquired an 02 Focus from a friend of the family and it needed a few jobs that I knew about. This afternoon however I took it for a drive for the first time since buying it and cleaning it (the interior was horrid!...soo horrid that it hid this problem). With nice clean mats etc I...
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