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    2015 Ford figo fan belt

    Hi, hope you guys can help. I know nothing about cars. I have a 2015 (Old shape) Ford Figo Ambiante 1.4 (Petrol), No Ford dealership seems to want to tell me what type of fan belt my vehicle uses. Is there anybody that might know which fan belt my vehicle uses? I was told by Ford on my last...
  2. Ivan Leon

    Ford Figo Freestyle 1.2L Petrol : Official Review (India)

    The Ford Freestyle is on sale in India at a price of between Rs. 5.09 - 7.89 lakhs (ex-Delhi). What you'll like: • A very well-priced car; offers more than the Figo at comparable prices • Cosmetic additions have been tastefully applied • Genuinely fun to drive! Will bring a smile to your...
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    Ford Figo Boot Dent Advice

    Hi guys, This is my first post, sorry if this is the wrong place to post this (or something else that I did wrong). So I had a little accident this morning, I reversed into a pole and made a large dent in my boot (I know, I'm stupid), large enough that the paint peels off at one point (see...
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    Ford Figo flat spot

    I recently purchased a 2012 Ford Figo 1.4 Ambiente.i do experience a flat spot especially in colder if it doesn't get enough fuel or something. Does anybody else experience the same thing and if so does anybody know how to rectify this? Any help would be much appreciated
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    Coolant Change Ford Figo 2013

    Hi all I want to change the coolant of my Figo but also want to flush the radiator. One thing I’m not sure I can’t seem to locate the radiator cap (either it’s under the top front bumper panel or there isn’t ) My question will I be using the coolant expansion tank for the refill and flush...
  6. Ivan Leon

    Ford 1.4L TDCI injector failure

    There have been reports of fuel injector failures on Ford's 1.4-litre TDCI engines. The affected cars include the 2010,2011 and 2012 Ford Figo and Fiesta diesel models. The injectors, which are manufactured by Continental cost around Rs. 16,000 each. According to various members on the forum...
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    How far can a Ford Figo 1.4tdci engin go?

    Hi all. I'm looking at buying another car, since my 2006 VW Jetta 5 1.9tdi with 308 000km on the clock is now starting to cost me quite a bit of money. So I am looking at a few smaller cars such as the Kia Picanto, Ford Figo, Toyota Yaris etc. I'm quite used to the diesel I have with it's...
  8. Ivan Leon

    BREAKING: Nearly 16‚000 Fords recalled over fire risk

    Ford South Africa has announced another fire-risk related recall - this time on its entry-level Figo and Ikon models. Owners of 15‚600 petrol-engined Figos and Ikons‚ built in India between August 2004 and March 2012 and sold in South Africa‚ received emails from the carmaker on Wednesday...
  9. Ivan Leon

    India: Ford issues a temporary hold on Figo & Aspire deliveries
  10. Ivan Leon

    Ford Aspire : Official Review

    The Ford Figo Aspire has been launched in India at a price of between Rs. 4.90 - 8.25 lakhs (ex-Delhi). What you'll like: • Aston Martin-esque face looks very stylish! • Value for money price & positioning • Powerful & efficient 1.5L diesel engine. Good driveability too • Compliant ride...
  11. Ivan Leon

    Ford's stylish Figo: New sedan for SA

    Five years - that's how long it's been since the Ford Figo was first launched in South Africa in 2010. In May, the automaker has revealed the second-generation of its popular Figo, set to arrive in South Africa towards the end of 2015. For the first time, the Figo will be available in two...
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    Figo Trend 2013 vs Figo Ambiente 2014

    Hi ... wonder if some can help me make a desicion ... I'm find it hard to make a choice between a Figo Trend 2013 for R103000 (all fees OTR etc included) and the Figo Ambiente 2014 for R106400 (all fees OTR etc included). The Trend has the extras (Aloh wheels, Elec front windows...
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    Ford Figo VS Opel Corsa 1.4 Essentia

    Hi guys, Im stuck between choosing either the Ford Figo or the 2011 Opel Corsa Essentia. Ive taken both for a spin but i don't know which to go for. both are the same price however, the figo has 30 000km on the clock and the corsa has 60 000km. the milage doesn't bother me. just as long as its...
  14. Ivan Leon

    DIY: Adding a USB port to the Ford Figo

    For anyone who has a Ford Figo with an OEM Head Unit that does NOT have USB connectivity, here is a DIY guide on how to enable this feature (proceed at your own risk): :whistle:
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    Budget Car for ~R60k

    Hi all, So, my girlfriend is in the market for a second-hand car, with a budget of approximately 60k. Been looking at the VW Polo Vivo, Ford Figo and Toyota Etios. She really likes the Figo and Vivo. Any other options to look at? Hyundai i10 is out... Aesthetics :D Also, please share...
  16. NeonNinja

    Figo, Polo (2), Opel, i20?

    Decisions decisions. So start of April, dad's buying me a car. R90k budget. Sister might stretch by another R10k if need be. Now obviously as a 22 year old, inclination is to go with looks. I've got in order of precedence: - VW Polo Budget stretch, seen a few around R95k - R105k mark. - Hyundai...
  17. Rouxenator

    Ford recalling thousands of Figos

    This does not sound that serious but still, never a nice thing when you need to recall a product. Seem it has something to do with a part on both the hatch and sedan versions of this Indian built Ford.
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    Demo Getz on Sale at 99k

    Hi all. There is a special on demo Hyundai Getz 1.4 HS for R99 900. Year old cars and mileage below 30 000 kms. I think they are Avis car rentals (as i see Zeda have the same special). Bal. of warranty, service plan. What do you'll think? BTW: i owned a getz, great car, good fuel...
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    Need advice on cheap automatic

    Good day: Kindly help me decide on which model to go for, price range from R100000 to R140000. It must be in automatic, since it is my mom driving it. I have been browsing around, so far models on my list are: Kia Picanto 1.2 EX Auto R124995 VW Polo Vivo 1.4 Tiptronic...