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Hey guys, I have a '05 BF XR6 that I bought a few months ago and it is fantastic, I absolutely love it (from a long time Holden driver :P ).
However last week I got a problem with the headlights, the switch doesn't seem to work anymore, I can select 'Auto' and they come on fine as normal or I...
BF 2 ute Diff stuffed and have been told that an AU diff will fit
are better with the 4pinion instead of the BF 2pinion. Please need info about this and how to do. urgent
The light has gone out on the indicator panel at the base of the auto gear selector lever. I am assuming it is only a bulb needing replacing but am not sure how to get to it. Has anyone done a bulb replacement and how did you go about it? Any advice or information would be very much appreciated.
The gear selector cable in my ford falcon BA II is not working properly - the engine end of the cable has gone brittle and now has broken away. The cable movement is OK - it is the opaque bushing / sleeve that is broken off on the LHS of the photo that I require - where can I get this part -...
I just brought a Ford 2004 BA XT Ute:
Now I need new brake pads, so I brought these from super cheap auto, front and rear Under $90..
I have these:
Ive probably scared all of you with the title of my post, however I bought an XL column shift auto tonner for next to nothing, and I worked out (roughly) that I can probably throw an XR6T engine and 5sp manual into it, plus change the interior and still come out ahead of what it would...
Has anyone done a PCM swap on a BA xr8 ?
I have an issue with the PCM where it will not start if the weather is cold .
If the PCM is warmed up with a heat pack or hot water the car will then start and run .
I have bought a second hand replacement with the same numbers etc on it .
So what is...
Does anyone have a decent link to a YouTube video or decent DIY tutorial on how to replace front and rear engine mounts on a 6 cylinder BA Fairmont Ghia? Similarly are Nolathane engine mounts OK, or do I stick with replacements from Ford (expensive) or Mackay?
Guys my roof lining ifs falling off. Apparently not an easy fix without replacing.
Can anyone give me recommendations in Adelaide for someone who can do the replacement? And an approximate price?
My 2006 BF 4 speed auto Falcon has a surge or slip between 2nd and 3rd. It only does it when it's cold.
After having a few searches of the web I figured first thing - get it serviced and see if that improves things. It did not.
Once things have 'warmed up' it seems perfect.
I tow a van...
Here’s how I fixed drive line vibrations and pulsating front brakes on my BA 2004 Falcon XR6.
After much investigation and playing with all manner of adjustments and repairs what I have found is that the culprit is the small screw up under the dash that sets the brake pedal released travel.
Ok this is a n issue that seems to only show up when all else is good. ( I think it is a conspiracy). In the past this happened and nothing seems to be obvious. Someone suggested I use the second key as this is occasionally the problem.
I swapped to the second key and had instant success. For over...
Hey guys, first post on here, I have tried searching this forum, but haven't found exactly what I want to know, so...
I recently bought a 03 BA Fairmont Ghia V8 220 3v.
Great car, 250k Km, full service history, one previous owner. Fairly good condition. Great handling for its size and...
Hi all. My BA XR6 miss fires only when on gas and from what I can tell mainly at idle. It seems to fire on all 6 just off idle. Although it is hard to tell once cruising. This showed up a few months ago and I knew the coils and plugs close to 100k km on them
So I changed them, Fuel Miser Coils...
Hi, been having this noise since I'd bought this car from the dealership. Can't figure it out what exactly it is. It's not diff bush because it's not doing this sound on acceleration or on hard stop or whatever, it can be clearly heard while cruising on a constant speed. Every road imperfection...
What is the best Tyre size for a stock Ford Falcon BF Mk II, 225/55R16 or 215/60R16.?
Have you been looking for a passport, SSN, driver's license, I.D, Birth certificate, diploma or any other document? Or maybe to buy passport for Australian or a Canadian document? Is it fake or real passport, SSN, driver's license, I.D, Birth certificate, diploma or any other document? Please...
Hi all, recently have had issues starting the wifes car, gear selector would say Park, dash would say reverse, so wiggle and push, no problems.
Now no crank at all. Have checked battery and starter, all good. Have swapped batteries with mine (another ba xt). Have swapped relays and fusese from...
I have a 03 BA XR6 auto and am wanting to put the XR6T engine and T56 gearbox I got with the car in.
Is it possible to use the same ECU and just reflash for the XR6T & T56 or will I need to get an ECU from XR6T with T56 gearbox?
The XR6T ECU was sold before I bought the car but I do have the...
Any one have any idea? Trying to swap 05 xr8 auto into au tray. Have donor car but no steering column ignition or keys. I can get dash lights but will only turn over by crossing starter. Seems like no fuel so was wondering if anyone knows how to get around this problem? Appreciate any assistance.
BF XR6 NA 2007 4 SPEED
New to the forums and tried searching through and was unable to find anything relevant to my questions, please link if possible if there is...
My first post. I think I'm in the right group.
No rear main brake lights but wing light is working . Cruise control doesn't work either. Replaced the first switch behind the pedal but still no luck. Do I replace the other switch. Fuses and bulbs look good. Chris
I have a BF Falcon XR6. I'm looking to get some RGB Halo's for the Headlights and Foglights. Does anyone know the diameter of the High beam, Low beam, and Fog lights? THANKS!!:cool:
What i am trying to find out what is the difference between the BEM colours.. I have a Blue module that i want to put into my BA XT and i am not sure if i have a Blue one or white/cream one? how can you tell if a
cd player is a 6 stacker or not without putting it into the vehicle.
I have a 2007 BF RTV cab chassis. Done 160,000 km and now want to replace the rear shock absorbers.
I don't often carry heavy loads, maybe half a dozen loads of firewood per year and occassionally tow a small aluminium boat. For the rest of the time, it's all lightweight stuff.
So, recently, my ICC just suddenly stopped working like it was off.
When i turn the lights on, it lights up, but nothing happens, I dont have radio nor aircon.
The buttons are not responding at all.
I checked the fuses, and they seem to be fine?
But a week later also, my headlights just...
Hi, my BF Falcon 2009 station wagon LPG has poor acceleration. It was running fine, plenty of power, now when I go to overtake or need to accelerate the motor revs up but not much happening in the way of full power.
I go to overtake, the transmission kicks down and motor revs up but the car...
My 2003 BA is always idling rough.
Ive changed the spark plugs, cleaned out the throttle body with Throttle Body cleaner and
Cleaned out the air filter. Checked for air leaks as well. The only thing i have not done
yet is replace the coils. It drives incredibly smooth, but idles real rough.
hey guys im planning on changing rear diff bushed in a bf with the plastic shell do these easyly tap out and in or do i need the press tool iv done ba bushed befor with out tool mettal shell bush was a pain id assume plastic shell would be easyer to change ???
i smashed my ba xt manual the other week, smashed the right rear quarter panel, im gonna buy a cheap auto ba xt, is $550 a good quote for conversion? i got all the parts for it.
Hi everyone, I've got a 2007 ford falcon. I haven't had toone many issues, considering its done 200.000k. The issues I do have, are weird and the mechanics don't really know what to do.
This started about 3 months ago, it suddenly started shaking quite badly when doing about 80kmh. I stopped,...
I was watching a Youtube video on how how to change the Coolant on Ford ba/bf but most of the cars have that plastic Splash Tray deflect Shield underneath the car but you don't actually need to remove it as it has a
Circle cut out at the bottom for the drain plug and you can access the white...
Hey falcon fans,i have read threads about actuator in door but the remote wont unlock boot either so possibly a different problem.
Have replaced battery in remote and checked fuse no 22 in inside fuse holder. Have you any ideas ? cheers Markba. Its a 03
So my BF Falcon's starter motor has died. I have removed the old starter and am trying my best to get the new one on, however that dam top bolt (that you cant really see) wont go in. I was wondering if anyone has had any luck in the past with this? there dosnt really look like theres...
So mine has melted/disintegrated as Ive heard is fairly common but Im having a hell of a time finding a replacement. Does anyone know if there are readily available aftermarket sockets for this or worse case scenario the ford part number for it? I found a guy on ebay who sold me one but the arse...
I have a BF falcon station wagon that has now done 263,000km and am wondering what common things go on this car so I can plan/save and fix them ahead of time. I hear fuel pumps are common to go after my amount of km, and I just fixed power steering leaks in time before the alternator got...
Hi has any one have same light on there dash on a territory or ba/bf and if how did fix the problem??
Hi guys, quick question about my car keys for a 2007 Mk II Falcon Futura wagon. I have the key with the 4 button remote that is seperate from the key, the typical BF style key. However I want to change it to the 3 button flick key common amongst BF Mk III and FG Falcons.
Speedometer stopped working while driving with lights on dash flashing. I'm guessing it's a battery or alternator issue.?
Just went to start my car up today and the key would do nothing but turn in the ignition. No ACC, No attempt to start, nothing. I took the plastic covers off the steering column and there I found the problem, the arse end of what looks like the barrel had fallen apart. The back end of the...
My sons 04 XR8 5 sp has a broken clutch pedal return spring...:< and only after 30,000km....:thinking:
Went to the local dealer today and I can only buy it as part of the clutch pedal pivot cluster assembly thingy... $190+......
Has anyone had this problem and found another supplier for...
I own a BA XR6 Falcon Mark 2, i'm the second owner and it's got around 165,000kms on it. Just about a month ago after the heavy storms hit is when my issue started (not sure if going through a small puddle caused this or is just a coincidence, i'd say the puddle was around 30cm high...
Hope someone can help with this. I have tried everything i know to check and replace trying to get rid of this problem.
When i get to 80kms + there is a slight vibration/shudder that seems to come into the car via the floor pan under the firewall and under feet. You can both feel it and here it....
I have a 2009 BF Mark III Falcon Station Wagon and the transmission is slipping when cold. After a couple of minutes it is fine and no more problems for the day.
Only after sitting for several hours or overnight it slips in the first 5 to 10 minutes.
Does it need a new filter? There is...
In the last couple of days my wagon has developed a slight stutter under load (mainly going uphill) around the 2000rpm mark.
I guess the most likely cause would be a coil pack needs replacing as they haven't been replaced in the 9 years i've owned it and now has 330K on the clock.
All good don't worry about it anymore engines gone now aha it blew up the other night
Hey guys from the other side of the world.
Have a question for you about fuel rail on a 5.4. Could someone tell me which line is supply and which one is return? When I initially put my motor together and started the car my fuel pressure regulator popped out of the rail and created a fuel...
Just wondering if your able to disable Green Transmission Strategy
(Retraining for new Automatic before completing the 1500km that it stays on for?
Hi guys, first post.
I installed on my BA towbar today and was wondering about the electric plugs,
one of the plugs is connecting by the right light wiring, but where goes the other plug?
I'm having an surging issue with my 260 boss engine (BF MkII)
Its most noticeable on light throttle use, like 60 to 100kph cruising and gentle acceleration. While holding the throttle steady, the tacho will dip about 250rpm, accompanied by a notiable dip in engine speed. On heavy acceleration,...
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