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I own FG 5Speed the auto lost 3rd gear the other day the car is out of warranty
so idid some ringing around to get quote to get this trans fixed they all come back from $2800.00 to $4000.00 for a full rebiuld
I did some re search and found the transmission come out of the Ford Explorer
I've step out of diesel 4wd's as such ,and now own a 2010 Fg XR6 ( 6 speed Auto),58,000 km.
Wondering which grade of fuel best suits this vehicle. I'm not concerned about $$$, merely keeping this cars fuel system in good condition,
which in turn ,no doubt ,assists performance and economy in the...
I just went to start my car this morning and it came up saying system comms error. When I press select and make the dialogue go away, it comes up with a 1 next to the triangle at the top left. I checked all the oils and liquids in the engine bay and they are all fine. It just clicked 14000 km so...
Hi can someone tell me if you can reset a fg boss motor back to factory settings mick
There is some squeaky noise coming behind the dash board when the car runs on bumpy roads and IT DRIVES ME CRAZY!
I am trying to hunt for the source of noise. From what I can hear most likely it comes from behind the instrument cluster.
Now the questions are
1 how to remove the...
Hi, Love the XR6 so far but just a few months out of warranty, I am getting a DSC and ABS fault on my dash which disables both... not a good thing considering all the rain we are getting at the moment.
It comes up a few minutes after I start driving at no particular time i.e heavy breaking or...
hi all just picking your brains does any one know what these ecoboost cars go like as in power ,fuel range, reliability,service costs, costs to repair etc looking at buying one but don't know or heard much about them all thoughts appreciated
Hey guys been a member here for awhile but never posted. I own an 09 fg na xr6. Bare with me it is gonna be a long post.
So I had a 90000km service today and tye dealership recommendation was to get front upper control arm bushes replaced, at a whopping $1200.
Now the previous service they...
I have had a rattling noise coming from around the glove box area for a while now.
I was advised in a previous post to clean out the filter just underneath the glove box because there may be leaves inside.
When I took the filter out, it was absolutely clean, but I still tried...
hi everyone new to the forum. I have a fg mk1 xr6 and was just wandering if someone could tell me the best & worst place in Toowoomba for a wheel aligment thanks.
hey guys please help!!
just this week had the abs light come on dash and also dsc light I have no traction control or cruise control and abs light and traction control light stay on dash and just today I have no brake lights at all I have checked fuses under bonnet is there another fuse box...
Are you hearing of any 2010 GF Anniversary rusting out it the point of unrepairable?
FG ICC removal and dis-assembly.
Firstly disconnect the battery, shouldnít have to post a pic on that one
Next remove the tissue box as shown in the pic below, grab it at the bottom and pull towards you. You will head a click and it will come out.
Remove the top cover. Place a...
Hi everyone, have to replace the interior drivers side door handle, pulled everything apart and it looks like the original one is plastic welded in. What gives? I have looked all thru for this topic and can't find a thing. I am thinking that others must have replaced them. HELP. Thanks in advance....
My fg f6 has no spark. It tries to turn over however theres nothi g. Fuel supply is good everything else seems to work. Wondering if anyone elses zf goes into 3rd when you push the gear shifter to tiptronic and then push it forward. Mine goes to d first then 3rd gear and cant change down with the...
We brought out first xr6 2009 model last October and love it. Just have have couple of questions if anyone could answr that would be great.
1. When opening doors when the car is off is the light meant to illuminate on the dash?
2. Went to use to window wipers the other day to clean...
I'm just wondering whether the upper G6E grille will fit on my FG XT?
Some people are saying that it wont fit and I'll have to get another bumper bar?
If thats the case, then I'll forget about it.
Hi guys I would like to ask for some help:
Currently on my FG XT, there is only 1 horn and I wanted to add another one.
I bought an additional horn and I tried to connect it to the original horn.
This is what I tried to do:
I connected one wire from the new horn to the bracket of...
I'm just wondering what I have to do:
My car was pulling to the left, so I got a wheel alignment.
The car is driving a lot better now but sometimes I think its still pulling very slightly to the left.
But what I'm worried about is that the steering wheel is off centre to...
service the works FG LPi last week. 75000Km.
serious knock in left front, took two test drives before it started.
replaced front shocks and upper control arm bushes.
left top front bush had loads of movement and had scratch marks on the arm from touching the brackets bolt heads. when I...
Does anyone know what could be the issue with my car?
When I fill my car up, for the 1st 3 quarters of the tank, everything is fine.
However, when I get to the final quarter, I get a really bad smell coming from my car.
It smells like a sewer/ or "egg fart"..haha.
I'm new to this forum so Id first like to say thanks for allowing me to join.
I have just bought my 1st falcon and its awesome, its a 2010 FG XT on gas, i drive quite a lot for uni (from Warrandyte to Footscray 4 times a week).
I wish I bought this car earlier! I get around 500...
hi all just wondering did fg g6e turbos come out with hi flow cats or standard restricted ones
Hi- does any body know wether the rear spoiler on the FG is the same, or same part number as the rear spoiler on the BA-BF falcon XR6... as they sure do look the same.. cheers
hi all.can anyone tell me what involved with swapping a standard dash to a rx6 dash???ive been told it has to go to ford to be activated is this true or is there an alternative? regards mike
Does anyone know if the hydraulic fluid in the power steering on an FG Falcon lasts indefinitely ?
Ford list this fluid as ESN-M2C134D of Ford R1-424
Looking on the net for specs, it appears to be a tractor hydraulic fluid, and not Dexron III based.
Help Please. New to this forum. Have 2009 Falcon g6e airconditioning blowing cold on passengers side. Taken to Ford NZ - horrendous quote. Have commenced dismantling dashboard, but major job. Does anyone have detailed instructions or advice (other than dont start it!). Appreciate any...
I have very recently bought my Mum (with her money) a very nice '08 G6E. So far everything is great with the car except the Outside Temperature display on the lcd screen is showing the outside temperature as -4 degrees in the morning and never gets above 1 or 2 degrees. Is there a common fault with...
I was hoping someone could help me on this.
I want to install 100 watt headlights (hi/lo and fog) in my fg xr6 as I am sick of not being able to clearly see at night.
I have heard that these could melt the plastic lens.
Is this true?
(I know the 100's are illegal but i want to try...
Hi my fg xr6 is reaching 90,000 km and it getting the shuttering in the brake pedal because the disc are warping. Iím thinking of replacing them with DBA rotors $65 each, Iím wondering if they are any good or any recommendation on replacement discs.( I have a set of Bendix brake pads already).
I have a 2009 g6et 75000klms my mechanic at last service tells me I have a water leak at back of motor and above the bell housing leaking when under pressure test he cannot see where it is coming from and wants to pull the auto out to see were it is coming from before pulling auto out was wondering...
Has anyone done a mk1 icc upgrade to mk2 icc upgrade?
I have a mk1 ute and a mk2 icc in my shed all I can find online
is somone selling a icc and a adapter loom ( for drug money! !)
Has anyone seen that loom or patch as he calls it ?
I just brought a used fg xr6 and am very happy with with the way it drives and looks.
That being said there is a strange knocking noise that can only be heard in the cabin. The noise only happens when the car is at normal operating temp and doesn't change when more revs are applied...
Hi Would anyone tell me the wiring Codes for a FG Falcon Thermo Fan (Single Fan)
the 3 Colours i can See are:
-Grey Wire with a Yellow Trace
Im trying the retro fit these, trying to work out if one of these is for a low speed and high speed
thanks in advance
Iíve always been a Ford fan, but after this I will never own another Ford again. My FG ute will be on its third diff with under hundred thousand ks. (and I donít even have a tow bar)
The service at Bremer Ford in Ipswich QLD is rubbish. The ute went in for warranty check and it was...
I have an 08 FG and my heater core has let go, went from a slight coolant smell in the cab to a puddle in the footwell in under a week..... yay me. I've done the bypass of the heater core for now but I do want to replace the core. I know it is a dash out job unfortunately :( Does anyone have...
hey there i have a ford fg 09 and was running perfect locked it up for the nite and came bak in the morning went to start it and noticed that the air bag light was on and i had no reds.. even wen i lock the car the air bag light stays on so i got a auto elec to have a look at it and to put scan...
Hey, How's everyone going? Just a quick question, My FG XR6 has recently started having a popping noise coming through the speakers when listening to the radio, a CD or even when the unit is turned off. I originally thought it may be a faulty speaker and tried to isolate which one it was but it...
Hi Guys, Just bought an FG G6 2009 drives well, took it out last night in the evening for the first time and found the dash lights were all off. Can any
one tell me how to turn them on, I've looked through the manual and couldn't really work out how, couldn't find a switch any where on the dash...
Hi all,i have just picked up a 09 g6e falcon,problem is on the passenger side of the air con it will only blow out cold air no matter how high you raise the temperature knob,works perfectly on the drivers side but cannot control the passenger side at all.Basically on a freezing night,lovely warm...
Hey guys i have a really weird issue with 2010 fg, i was randomly driving a few months ago and it came up with a fuel system fault so i changed the fuel filter, fixed an air leak in the exhaust and all was good, now just recently everytime i fill my car up it doesn't register the fuel i put in...
Does anybody know how to remove the speed limiter from FG XR6 auto?
Hi,im going to buy a 09 xrs falcon and found out they came with 3 different auto gearboxes.I would love any feedback on which box I should be looking for.Thank you for any advice.Darren
Do the Ecoboosts have the "same" transmission issues as the "sixes" do, re: the heat exchanger?( is the setup the same?) cheers:)
Hi all. Has anyone replaced their L/H mirror glass in there FG. I am replacing the outside air temp sensor but cant get the mirror out and have cracked it rite through the middle. Does anyone out there work for FORD and is able to PM me the procedure. I would go and see my local dealer but that...
Hi, I have recently purchased a 2008 FG XT.
A couple of days after purchasing it I had a message pop up on my central screen,
Low car battery.
Have taken it back 3 times to the dealership.
They said they have never heard of this problem before and ended up just...
I got a 2012 FPV 335 GT, sometimes the clutch feels good and other times its rubbish. Clutch pedal feels hard and springy at times. The thing that annoys me the most is that it feels like the point of engagement changes, sometimes its high and sometimes its low. When I give the car abit of stick,...
Probably a stupid question but does anyone know if 2012 fg xr6 sedan mkii with sports automatic transmission comes stock with a LSD or not?
I know this is crazy but can someone tell me where and how to change the spark plugs in my FG XR8.
Hey guys, well the Ecoboost is here to stay (for now anyway) so has anyone tuned these up yet/? I mean a simple computer flash should give some good gains.
Id be interested to see if anyone is doing it and if they have had any decent results??
The car goes well stock so a little boost should...
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