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 Posted: Sat Nov 11th, 2017 11:29 pm
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Checked the antifreeze, put gas in it and took out the vapor canister and blew some air through it to see if that will help the code go away, not gonna get my hopes up though.



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 Posted: Sat Nov 11th, 2017 11:33 pm
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Emptied nearly a whole bottle of Febreeze into the headliner and seats.



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 Posted: Sat Nov 11th, 2017 11:39 pm
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I put a FR sticker on mine.



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 Posted: Sun Nov 12th, 2017 09:45 pm
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Pulled the PCV whilst running and put my finger over the end, sucked and slammed the ball bearing when i did.

Guess that's ok then.

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 Posted: Sun Nov 12th, 2017 11:35 pm
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Changed the engine oil & filter & checked all the fluids to get it ready for the winter.



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 Posted: Tue Nov 14th, 2017 03:01 am
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Finally picked up my spacer-dowels to set the adjustment for the E-panel in the Flip-Pac




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 Posted: Tue Nov 14th, 2017 03:40 am
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Wait, you did what now?



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 Posted: Tue Nov 14th, 2017 06:15 am
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i'll show it tomorrow.. lol



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 Posted: Tue Nov 14th, 2017 02:03 pm
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"Finally picked up my spacer-dowels to set the adjustment for the E-panel in the Flip-Pac"

English please? :)



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 Posted: Tue Nov 14th, 2017 07:41 pm
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Haha, i'll wait to see :)

Also, shouldn't there be some kind of guard here to stop everything getting splashed from the wheel??

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 Posted: Tue Nov 14th, 2017 08:00 pm
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I will have to look at mine to be sure, but I thought the skirt that covers the inside of the wheel well went down farther than that.



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 Posted: Wed Nov 15th, 2017 12:40 am
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It looks like it's gonna break the fogs if i run this in the wet too much.



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 Posted: Wed Nov 15th, 2017 01:02 am
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Okay, went out and looked at mine.  It is the same as in your picture.  I have had zero problems with my fogs.



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 Posted: Wed Nov 15th, 2017 02:33 am
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Drove it to work, looked at it and realized how bad it needs a bath.



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 Posted: Wed Nov 15th, 2017 06:46 am
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mhoward wrote: Okay, went out and looked at mine.  It is the same as in your picture.  I have had zero problems with my fogs.
Fair enough, thanks for checking :)



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 Posted: Wed Nov 15th, 2017 12:38 pm
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No problem, MaXX! :)



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 Posted: Wed Nov 15th, 2017 01:00 pm
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I'm putting my vanity plates on today... pics when implemented.



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 Posted: Wed Nov 15th, 2017 09:45 pm
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I left the truck parked today and drove the Fusion. I needed to do an oil service to make sure it is ready for the road trip next week. It went without a hitch.



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 Posted: Thu Nov 16th, 2017 11:41 am
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Finally got my new airbag inflaters installed.:cool:
After many years and recall notices.Took Tropical Ford about 2,1/2 hours to do.
Both sides.Now i have a little more peace of mind.


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 Posted: Thu Nov 16th, 2017 12:18 pm
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WOOHOO! Glad to see you finally made it, glad the airbag saga seems to have had a happy ending.



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 Posted: Fri Nov 17th, 2017 01:04 am
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pelicanman wrote: Finally got my new airbag inflaters installed.:cool:
After many years and recall notices.Took Tropical Ford about 2,1/2 hours to do.
Both sides.Now i have a little more peace of mind.


see ya,old retired guy:)
Welcome, Glad you joined us. Have fun and enjoy F-R.comFrom DonGrove City, Ohio. :hi



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 Posted: Fri Nov 17th, 2017 05:27 am
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Drove it to work and back (not my daily)

Bike had a screw in the back tyre, not having that blowout on the highway :(

Filled it up, only the third time i've done that, last tank was mostly short journeys etc, 19.2 mpg.



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 Posted: Mon Nov 20th, 2017 08:28 pm
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Drove it to work & back home & filled it with gas since it is my DD.



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 Posted: Mon Nov 20th, 2017 10:05 pm
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 Posted: Sat Nov 25th, 2017 09:38 pm
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